Norfolk Beaches

Norfolk Beaches

Whether you’re planning a staycation or a day trip with the kids. Use our coastal holiday guide to discover beautiful Norfolk beaches.

Find your favourite Norfolk Beaches

With miles of beautiful unspoilt coastline Norfolk beaches draw nature lovers and holidaymakers all year round. There are beaches with miles of golden sand as well as family friendly traditional seaside resorts and Blue Flag award winning beaches. So if you are looking for secluded beaches in Norfolk, natural coastlines or family fun, this part of the coast has it all.

The Norfolk coast is one of the best places in the country to see wading and migrating birds and colonies of seals in their natural habitat. Seal watching in Norfolk is an amazing experience and there are boat trips taking visitors to see both Common Seals and Grey Seals. Breeding season for Common seals is between June and August, and Grey seals between November and January.

Norfolk Beaches A – Z

Come and explore the stunning Norfolk coastline, where miles of unspoilt beaches await you! From The Wash to Great Yarmouth, see the full list of beaches in Norfolk in alphabetical order.

Cromer Crab, Glorious Sunsets

Norfolk is famous for its crab and wonderful beaches. Norfolk is renowned for its delicious crabs, which are an integral part of the region’s coastal cuisine and heritage. Cromer is particularly famous for its crabs, with the town’s fishermen having supplied fresh crab for generations. “Cromer crab” is a regional delicacy, and also served in seaside towns like, Sheringham and Wells-next-the-Sea.

Norfolk is also famous for its stunning sunsets, thanks to its big skies and picturesque coastal and countryside landscapes. Take a seat on the sandy shore with fish and chips and watching the sun dip below the horizon.

Vast Sandy Beaches

Norfolk is renowned for its expansive sandy beaches, such as, Holkham Beach, with its vast sandy expanse backed by sand dunes and pinewoods. To Brancaster Beach and miles of golden sands popular for sailing, kitesurfing, and beach activities.

What’s On

Coastal events in Norfolk for your diary

Annual events taking place for 2024.

  • Food Festivals
  • Sailing
  • Sporting Events

Explore other areas near Norfolk

Explore the miles of UK coastline with popular seaside destinations, coastal walks and water sports. Find more beaches in the East coast of England, covering the counties of Suffolk and Essex. Stop off at a beach for the day or walk or cycle the coastal trails.

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