Pakefield lies on the Suffolk Heritage Coast on the
southern outskirts of the larger seaside resort of
Lowestoft, so enjoys a quieter atmosphere but is a short
walk from the many attractions of Lowestoft. The village has
a number of local shops, a supermarket and local inns.
Pakefield has a reputation of being a good place to find
fossils, especially after a storm. This part of the
coast is the first place in Great Britain to see the sun