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Cromer Pier

Cromer NR27 9HE, England
+44 1263 512495
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Old pier in good use

Cromer's Pier is in good shape with a functioning theatre and bar at the end. There were lots of... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
glenben
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Liverpool
Blast back in time

First visit to Cromer, lovely walk on the pier, lifeboat shop at the end plus opportunity for silly... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Midnight2673
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Bridlington, United Kingdom
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Cromer Pier is a seaside pier in the civil parish of Cromer on the North Norfolk coast. It was designed by Douglass and Arnott and constructed by Alfred Thorne and is owned by North Norfolk District Council. The Pier is 151 metres (495 ft.) in length and was officially opened on 8 June 1901 and is home to the Pavilion Theatre and the RNLI Lifeboat Station. Whilst on the pier visitors can also enjoy a refreshments in Coffee Reef or the Theatre Bar or pick up a souvenir or two in Footprints Giftshop.
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Cromer NR27 9HE, England
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Cromer's Pier is in good shape with a functioning theatre and bar at the end. There were lots of people crab fishing off the end of the pier, good to see families working togetherMore

Thank glenben
Deb L, Manager at Cromer Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Thank you for visiting us, you are quite right, we are in great shape. Our famous theatre is one of only five end of Pier theatres and home to the only end of pier show, enjoying a record breaking 40th year. We are also famous...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

First visit to Cromer, lovely walk on the pier, lifeboat shop at the end plus opportunity for silly pictures in the wooden signs to stick your face through. Gift shop at beginning of pier bought a toy Cromer crab that made us laugh for the...More

Thank Midnight2673
Deb L, Manager at Cromer Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for visiting us and our neighbours at RNLI Cromer during a blustery day. It is all a part of the Cromer Pier experience and a great way to blow those cobwebs away. The luxury hot chocolate is delicious and available at Tides Restaurant...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017

This show billed itself as the 40th anniversary show of the last and only end-of-pier variety show left in the world. If that claim is true, it's sad we've lost this heritage. The theater is comfy inside, it was a foul, breezy night outside but...More

Thank machinmad
Deb L, Manager at Cromer Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for visiting us on wild weather evening, it is all part of the Cromer Pier experience but you certainly leave it all behind as soon as you enter our welcoming and cosy theatre. The show first performed in 1978 has remained true to...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

As a lover of the British seaside, the pier, for me is the mainstay of a resort and Cromer's is a perfect example. Steeped in history, this is superb, as it is all that it should be. Great views, a pleasant walk and plenty of...More

Thank Norman L
Deb L, Manager at Cromer Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for visiting us and for embracing the Great British Seaside. Traditional and unspoiled, the pier is very special indeed, awarded Pier of the year in 2015 by The National Piers Society. Our theatre is one of only five end of pier theatres in...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Well kept pier with a cafe, bar, theatre, shop, toilets etc and the lifeboat station at the end. Plenty of seating.

Thank suemarb
Deb L, Manager at Cromer Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for visiting us and our neighbours at RNLI Cromer. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful pier, set in lovely Cromer it has the only end of pier show in the world in its Victorian theatre . It also has a good bar with amazing views and terrific sunsets, a gift shop and cafe. Staff in the bar...More

Thank RogerDay
Deb L, Manager at Cromer Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for visiting us, You are completely correct our famous theatre is very special indeed, one of only five end of pier theatres in the UK and home to the only end of pier show of its kind in the World. Next time you...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017

Great pier for a good walk nice benches to sit on . Great views along the beach , perfect for crabbing .More

Thank nuttynannynoonoo
Deb L, Manager at Cromer Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for visiting us, taking a stroll out to sea in the fresh air is priceless and great for blowing the cobwebs away. We are famous for crabbing with the very best spot in Norfolk to catch a whopper and its a great way...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

great to see so many families enjoying crab catching, the pier was full. it doesn't have to cost a fortune to enjoy thingsMore

Thank gina n
Deb L, Manager at Cromer Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for visiting us and for appreciating the simple pleasures. The pier has a wonderful sense of tranquility, even on a busy day and crabbing is a great way to connect with children away from the distractions of phones and tablets. Pop back and...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

A very nice pier with lovely views of the town. Perfect spot to have a picknick, crab, and watch the sunset.More

Thank Hamlette
Deb L, Manager at Cromer Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for your review and for visiting us, there is simply nowhere better to grab abit of "you" time and enjoy the simple pleasures in whichever way you choose. Next time you visit treat yourselves to tickets to our famous theatre, we are one...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

My wife & I booked the show on impulse prior to visiting Norfolk for the first time. The show. which comprised of a cast of eleven, exceeded our expectations and was thoroughly enjoyable.More

Thank TrooperJ3
Deb L, Manager at Cromer Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for your super review, we hope that you enjoyed your first visit to Norfolk and our famous show, its fantastic that you have discovered the joy of live variety. Sometimes those spur of the moment treats are the very best. We hope to...More

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kilsav
18 July 2017|
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Response from Deb L | Property representative |
Hello 😄 the lights have been taken away by North Norfolk District Council and will be replaced by brand new ones in keeping with the era. The others got badly damaged in the tidal surge in January. We expected them back... More
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Response from h0lidaze | Reviewed this property |
Cromer Pier have just published their 2017 show guide which is varied and caters for all tastes. Check out their website.
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