Visiting Lowestoft

Lowestoft is home to Ness Point & is famous for being the most easterly town & the first place to see the sunrise in the UK.

Beach huts on lowestoft beach on the promenade

Welcome to officially britain's most easterly town

We can’t wait to welcome you to our town this October for a celebration of independent film, and a discovery of undiscovered talent that deserves to be championed!

Below we’ve compiled a list of all the useful information and links you will need, to help make your visit and experience to Lowestoft stress free.

How To Get Here

The best way to travel to Lowestoft from outside our local area is by rail!

There are currently no planned strikes or engineering works that will affect your travel by rail to Lowestoft via the Ipswich or Norwich lines.

Last Trains from Lowestoft to Norwich:

Thursday – Saturday: 11:30pm

Sunday – 11:35pm


Where To Stay

Lowestoft has plenty of options for you to choose from when it comes to finding somewhere to stay for the night from hotels to B&Bs.

Budget Hotels:

Norfolk & Suffolk Yacht Club (Budget Rooms)


Premier Inn

Air BnBs:

SoJoe’s Properties

Air BnB Lowestoft – Rooms from £41

Other Options:

SoJoe 4 Bed Apartment

Kingsleigh Guest House

The Clyffe Hotel

Bon-Ami B&B

The Sandcastle Guesthouse

The Hotel Victoria – Sold Out

Hotel Katherine

South Beach B&B

Edingworth Guest House

The Hatfield Hotel

Camping/Glamping (it’s Summer after all)

Find campsites in Lowestoft here

The Hollies

Heathland Beach

For other options visit the Lowestoft – Tripadvisor Accommodation page here

Alternatively, you could look at staying in Norwich and travel into Lowestoft via the Train or stay in Great Yarmouth and travel into Lowestoft via Bus.

Where To Eat

Lowestoft is proudly home to a variety of award-winning independent restaurants, from family favourites to quick points over some of the best local ales there’s lots on offer in our Town.

A few of our favourites:

Door To The Cosmos


Mark G

The Harbour

Lowestoft Tandori

Spice Den

For a full list of all the restaurants in Lowestoft click the link below: Tripadvisor Restaurants in Lowestoft

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