Gorleston Beach, Gorleston-on-Sea

4.7
#1 of 89 in Parks in Norfolk
Breathe in the sea air and stroll along the expanse of sand at Gorleston Beach. Paddle in the sea, build sandcastles, bounce on the inflatables, sail a model boat on the boating pond, and maybe even try surfing or body boarding. Alternatively, take things easier: sit and watch people stroll along the promenade and admire the scenic bay area. Shops, cafes, and amusement arcades are all nearby. Get some fish and chips or an ice cream to enjoy on the beach. Put Gorleston Beach into our Great Yarmouth travel itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • August 21, 2017
    Love it here.great walks scenery cafes and resturaunts.Lovely theatres and shops.The beach is lovely too.A great day out for all to enjoy.  more »
  • August 20, 2017
    Gorlestons Marine Parade is a hidden Gem.One of the nicest peaceful sea fronts i have ever been to.Be sure to use the cafe at the bottom of the cliff.Awesome Coffees and a beautiful spot to take a res...  more »
  • August 20, 2017
    Really enjoyed our day at thia beach. Not a lot there but abundance of sand to keep kids entertained.  more »

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Where to stay in Great Yarmouth

Stay along the city's main pedestrian promenadeto be near the main attractions. A B&B near the central beach, close to the mouth of the promenade, is an ideal spot for views and access to attractions. For a quiet stay, consider lodging farther inland in one of the renovated Victorian buildings.
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