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best beach there is ever since I was a child and am now 77 this beach and promenade has always been... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
tatty667
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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
Superb promenade above very large sandy beach

We visited the beach on a fine day and my wife was able to use her mobility scooter from the car... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MandCF
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

best beach there is ever since I was a child and am now 77 this beach and promenade has always been the best we would walk from Yarmouth to Gorleston to this beach. As I got older sunday afternoons would be spent walking along top...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the beach on a fine day and my wife was able to use her mobility scooter from the car park above the beach right along the cliff and promenade which are very long. Super beach cafe in the middle.

Thank MandCF
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorleston beach is a large and beautiful expanse of sand stretching to the lovely waters of the North Sea. It isn't difficult to criticise except it does get a lot of visitors during hot days . Still the beach is big enough to accomodate everybody...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic victoriana beach and promenade not commercialised very nostalgic lovely walk up the pier ice cream on the prom yacht pond not commercialised fab family day our without the tat

Thank Helen K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A perfect beach to either spend a summers day on or in our case walk along the top pathways. The pub by the amusements is worth a visit as is the cafe on the sea front walk.

Thank AruPal10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When for many walks along this beach,it's goes on for miles. Its so clean. With the sun out its feels like your in heaven. Beautiful and relaxing

Thank gillybabe153
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super beach with interesting promenade where kids can clamber over rocks while the less agile can stroll along flat solid paths for miles alongside them

Thank dekofnot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is fantastic nice and clean and the sand is lovely kids had a lovely day When in the area again we will definitely visit again

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We Love this beach,It is a clean beach,with not too many arcades,It's a nice place to bring the kids and relax.

Thank Val R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely clean beach and surrounding area, plenty of places to eat and drink. Good fishing on the beach and from the pier.

Thank Ann F
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Happiness265553
16 September 2018|
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Response from jendingley | Reviewed this property |
I walked the beach every morning just after dawn. Mostly dog walkers or joggers and most said good morning. I never felt unsafe even though i was on my own
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David F
27 August 2018|
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Response from Claire M | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are signs to say which side of the beach
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mrsalisahappy
4 August 2018|
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Response from Ken H | Reviewed this property |
There is a small arcade close by , with a couplr of cafes and shops. Did not see any seafood stalls on the day of my visit ,also there are some rides on the beach near by. hope this helps.
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