RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

RNLI Hunstanton Lifeboat Station

Hunstanton Lifeboat Station

Hunstanton Lifeboat Station has seen several different types of rescue craft during its history. It saw the RNLI’s first motor tractor and today it operates an inshore B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat and one of only four inshore rescue hovercraft.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Hunstanton Lifeboat Station

6.23pm 26 July 2021
5.37pm 22 July 2021
1.39pm 22 July 2021
3.29pm 21 July 2021
5.24pm 19 July 2021
5.24pm 19 July 2021
9.14pm 17 July 2021
5.46am 4 July 2021
5.40am 4 July 2021
6.59pm 13 June 2021
8.53am 5 June 2021
1.49pm 3 June 2021
3.55pm 31 May 2021
1.23pm 31 May 2021
5.05pm 9 May 2021
12.56am 20 April 2021
9.34am 15 April 2021
9.34am 15 April 2021
10.25pm 9 April 2021
10.15pm 1 April 2021

Today's weather

16°C Rain
Min: 7°C Max: 16°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Hunstanton Lifeboat Station
Sea Lane
Old Hunstanton
PE36 6JN

Station phone number

01485 532597


No parking at station
Paid Parking nearby
Limited disabled access

Visiting times

Mon-Fri 10-4pm
Sat by appointment
Sun 9-12pm (including station exercise)
Booking required for all group visits 

Sun 9-12pm (including station exercise)
Weather permitting
All other days by appointment

Shop hours

Mon-Sun 10-4pm

Sat & Sun
Weather permitting 

Shop phone number

01485 535758

News and media from Hunstanton Lifeboat Station

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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?