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There is no better place to go,especially on a sunny day at the back end of autumn. Miles of virgin... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A lovely, clean beach

Spent the morning walking our dog from the NNR car park, along the beach towards the very pretty... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Derby, United Kingdom
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All reviews sand dunes long walk car park beautiful beach pine forest pay and display an ice cream van horse riding can walk for miles dog walkers wooded area waters edge open space north norfolk soft sand low tide walk along the beach
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is no better place to go,especially on a sunny day at the back end of autumn. Miles of virgin sandy beach await you to amble across,its just so relaxing!!

Thank freddiedoncaster
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent the morning walking our dog from the NNR car park, along the beach towards the very pretty, colourful beach huts close to Wells-next-the-sea (about 2.5 miles) and then back along the Norfolk Coastal Path. It was great: plenty of room for the dog to...More

Thank Juecw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A slightly muddy pathway (check tide times) takes you to one of the loveliest beaches on the East coast. With a coffee shop, but no rock shops or bucket and spade sellers, this is a beautiful, peaceful place to walk your dog or run your...More

1  Thank Lyndt U
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Lovely sandy beach with adequate parking (not free though) - great views and good for dog owners.. I'd recommend that you park nearby and not walk from the town.

Thank S8256FMjamesm
Reviewed 1 November 2018

It matters not ,whether it's summer or winter it's a very special place, it has always been said that the Queen has a beach hut on Holkham beach with a flag to be raised when in residence as quite close by is a naturist beach,...More

Thank Retired106
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Love this beach, it's stunning all year round! Dogs welcome all year too with great walks along the coast path to Wells-next-the-sea and Burnham Ovary Staithe. Beautiful sand and shells for kids to collect. Great sand dunes and crystal clear water.

Thank KatF1985
Reviewed 28 October 2018

This is such a lovely place to visit in North Norfolk. Located on the north coast set just beyond a small wooded area and adjacent to holkham hall is this hidden gem. The beaches resemble that of the ones in Sussex and camber sands.....flat sand,...More

Thank Scott J
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Holkham Bay is dog heaven. A properly beautiful sand bay at the inlet to Wells by the sea. With the tide down it leaves a vast sand playground for dogs and kids, extraordinary. I doubt I will see my dog happier. Part of the private...More

Thank michael h
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Another gem of a place with a lovely long beach and stunning views. A short drive or a steady walk from Holkham Hall, this place is well worth a visit and attracts bird watchers and the like as wildlife is in abundance in this part...More

Thank mdprinting
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We have visited Wells and the surrounding area multiple times over the last few years and love the beach, walks and general feel of the area. Unfortunately, last week , we bought some fish n chips and decided to park on the Harbour carpark and...More

1  Thank adyRugby_Warks
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Ruth A
28 September 2018|
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Response from Phebys | Reviewed this property |
There are some on the way to Holkham beach near the car park (they are in the new cafe area). Then if you walk along the beach/through the woods to where the beach hut start at the Holkham end of Wells-next-sea there are... More
21 August 2018|
Response from Amy R | Reviewed this property |
When I was there, there were horses that could be rented out. Two of them at least. It seemed kind of on an ad hoc basis. They were trailered in to the parking area. I don’t know how you actually arrange it, how much it... More
16 July 2018|
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Response from DeepdaleCamping | Reviewed this property |
Their website says that they haven't made a decision on dates this year due to other commitments. Worth keep checking the Household Cavalry website for updates.