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Wonderful memories

I absolutely love visiting Happisburgh although I must confess to a certain amount of sadness when... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Sudbury, United Kingdom
Lovely dog friendly beach for our summer dog walks and family swimming!

Nice to find this beach in Norfolk to walk our dog, when there are restrictions on many other... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Ivor J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t get to it because of the road above and no repairs to make the beach accessible. Disappointing.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank wren76
Reviewed 12 December 2018

I absolutely love visiting Happisburgh although I must confess to a certain amount of sadness when looking at the coastal erosion. The beach is incredible, beautiful big sky and stunning lighthouse,

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Nice to find this beach in Norfolk to walk our dog, when there are restrictions on many other beaches in the area. Good for us too with a good choice of local food pleasures and eateries in the surrounding area.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Ivor J
Reviewed 4 October 2018

This lighthouse is owned by the village of Happisburgh. I'd thoroughly recommend visiting this N.N. Coastal Icon, you'll need to check via the website to see when it is open to visitors. There is a small fee to pay per person but remember the lighthouse...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank G6556LVandrewa
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Kept seeing glimpses of this cute light house, so went to visit it. Wasn’t clear if you could go into lighthouse area so walked up to it and looked out over the sea, no where to park really but it’s a gentle walk to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank R5755TEmichelled
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

My favourite Norfolk beach. A magical little place with a wonderful energy, despite the erosion. Great photo opportunities too.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank thenorfolkapothecary
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful beach. It was perfect weather and the autumn light brought out the best of the sea and beach. The 1950s sea defences are in ruins which adds to the atmosphere but not to the longterm future of the remaining coastal buildings. Access to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MungoC
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We only visited the area as we'd heard of the lighthouse. What a surprise it was to find the dog friendly beach to explore. Freddie lovesd his couple of hours off lead wandering freely

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank healthful
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful sandy beach, unfortunately when we were there the ramp down was closed so we didn't actually get down but it looked lovely. Warning signs everywhere saying keep well back from the edge - you can see why! Shame this beautiful area is being eaten...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank leisure_traveller35
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Walked along the beach from Walcott to Happisburgh (approx 2 miles). Interesting walk as you can see the various attempts overtime to stop the coastal erosion with various sea defences. Encountered very few people so sense of getting away from it all is sensed. Kept...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Robert S
21 September 2018|
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Response from karen e | Reviewed this property |
very good toilet block but I don't think there is a shower attached on the outside. Def not inside.
Barry M
18 August 2018|
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Response from janedawton | Reviewed this property |
Yes very good ones and kept clean with toilet paper and with hot water too. there is a gents, ladies and disabled which is big.
19 March 2018|
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Response from Cathy T |
Yes. We have just come back from a beautiful holiday in Happisburgh. July 2018 The beach access has been reinstated and is fine.