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Wells Next The Sea Beach

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Lovely seaside town

Lovely Well. Olde Worlde charm, narrow street, interesting alleys to explore. Beautiful beach. Dog... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Leicester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Interesting resort

Paid a brief visit to Wells-Nest-The-Sea as a break on a coach trip. Its a fascinating place. There... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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At low water, Wells beach has huge open views and mile upon mile of sands and shallow channels to enjoy. When the tide comes in, the beach is transformed into a harbour, with the entrance channel suddenly busy with visiting yachts, fishing boats...more
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Beach Road | Wells, Wells-next-the-Sea NR23 1DR, England
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Visited on a day trip from Thorpe Forest which was about 90 minutes drive away. We decided on location as it advertised an all year round dog friendly section of the beach. We parked in the main harbour area which we thought was close to...More

5  Thank perfectionists
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed in town for a few days and visited the beach twice. We had been before on a few occasions and loved it but this time it was spoilt by the number of dogs. Owners do not respect the rules in place and walk...More

8  Thank Tom_2468123
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Decided to have a day out in Wells (November 5th), Take the Dog for a run on the sand. Out of season should be no problem, No dogs allowed at any time it was pointed out after we paid to Park. So decided to visit...More

1  Thank LAC1959
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely Well. Olde Worlde charm, narrow street, interesting alleys to explore. Beautiful beach. Dog friendly town.

Thank sugarmice3
Reviewed 3 days ago

Paid a brief visit to Wells-Nest-The-Sea as a break on a coach trip. Its a fascinating place. There is an excellent beach and the quay is like stepping back in time. The coach and car park are a short walk from the quay. Wouldn't mind...More

Thank KenMaideheadUK
Reviewed 3 days ago

Be warned!! Like the previous contributor in this category, I parked in the Port of Wells Car Park and rushed around madly trying to find change to purchase a ticket as their machine doesn't except cards and insists you pay an extortionate flat rate of...More

2  Thank Wander08516377496
Reviewed 3 days ago

Walked along beach in cold sunny November day. Clean, tidy, no dog mess. Beautiful. Park in Wells and walk down to the beach alongside the creek.

Thank A N
Reviewed 3 days ago

We rented a beach hut for three days and spent lovely sunny days playing on this lovely sandy beach and eating sausage sandwiches cooked in the beach hut. We sat reading in the sun, building sandcastles and some of the braver members of our family...More

Thank Mary T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a day here at the end if the summer holidays. We hired a beach hut and it was the best thing we did. Luckily the weather was kind to us,so we just spent the day,walking,sunbathing and barbecuing.....what could have been better!

Thank freddiedoncaster
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here several times during our visit to Norfolk The beach is spotless and it is dog friendly There are plenty of car parking spaces And there is a lovely cafe

Thank la62syl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been visiting Wells since early sixties,my wife's family are Wells people, we spent most of our family holidays when we were married along with our children,now they holday at Wells with their children at least once a year,Wells has the most beautiful fantastic beach,superb...More

Thank Quest719205
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Long walk to the beach, but a good pathway all the way, interesting views over the harbour. I recommend taking the delightful beach railway, which travels surprisingly fast and ever 20 minutes there and back for very small fee. You will find a lovely café...More

Thank joeyartist2018
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8 November 2018|
Response from la62syl | Reviewed this property |
No it doesn’t come right in there is still plenty of beach even at high tide You would have to check high tide times in June to know when Hugh tide is.
14 August 2018|
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Response from loveydovey26 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure as we travelled in by coach. From what we could see there wasn't a lot of room!!
Nicole T
6 July 2018|
Response from Laurane H | Property representative |
Yes there is a chance to swim or to dip your toes in the warm shallow pools. Please be aware of the safety notices as the tides can be strong.