Holkham Bay

Holkham Bay, Wells-next-the-Sea: Tickets, Tours, Address, Phone Number, Holkham Bay Reviews: 4.5/5

Holkham Bay
4.5
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Richard L
11 contributions
Beautiful beach!
Nov 2021
A great beach for walking and escaping the urban life. Peaceful place. Several birds if you walk further away from the dog walkers and the dunes make the walking more varied. Pine tree walks, Norfolk coastal path and a cafe are nearby too.
Written November 21, 2021
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Paul J
Tydd Saint Giles, null, United Kingdom53 contributions
Nice but
Sep 2021
As beautiful as ever, sadly people aren't too fussy with their litter or dog poop.

Parking is expensive. Otherwise a lovely location.
Written November 11, 2021
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Tim D
Colchester, UK273 contributions
Can we give it 6 stars?
Nov 2021 • Family
Just fantastic scenery and a wonderful beach. Been to some great beaches around the UK but this one is the best. The sand expanses over a huge area and we loved running down from the dunes to the sea where our son played in and out of the water. One thing to note the walk is quite far
Written November 11, 2021
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machinmad
Yaxley, UK1,899 contributions
Picturesque ...
Nov 2021
We caught the bus to Wells and walked back along the wide open expanse of sand. The sun was shining, the wind was biting and the sea looked really blue. Lovely.
Written November 3, 2021
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Sabrina
Norwich, UK510 contributions
Beautifully Golden Walk
Sep 2021
The only beach I know in Norfolk that goes out this far, other then Wells. This beach is beautiful, watching the sun set on this beautiful beach was the cherry on top of the cake, and our 3 chihuahuas loved having some fresh air and running around in the golden sunlight.
Written October 17, 2021
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PRQueen70
Derbyshire, UK28 contributions
A little bit of unspoilt paradise in Norfolk…
Oct 2021 • Friends
This is simply the most beautiful unspoilt beach I’ve come across in the UK… coupled with the nature reserve, which gives a fabulous walk through the woods to reach the beach. I came here by accident as I was too late to park at Wells and needed somewhere to give the dogs a run.., but I’ll certainly be back… had most of the beach to ourselves too, which was great for my dogs… a beautiful place to spend an evening, I’ll definitely be back!
Written October 13, 2021
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pd7
London, UK572 contributions
Jewel of the North Norfolk Coast
Oct 2021
A feast for the eyes and such a great place for a walk - even if you're not normally a walker - like me! Picturesque & photogenic definitely but also very calming, soothing and tranquil. Usually approached from the car park and through a pine wood, the bay/beach opens out and has great walks to both east (towards Wells) & west (towards Burnham). Well worth allowing 2-3 hours for your visit but even a short stay is rewarding.
Written October 7, 2021
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Rob W
Brentwood, UK158 contributions
Got to be one of the best
Sep 2021
Clear, clean, open and full of space to walk, talk and enjoy the view. Never seems too busy - a lovely place to be.
Written September 20, 2021
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Andy S
Sheffield, UK285 contributions
Beautiful unspoiled beach
Sep 2021 • Couples
This is a beautiful place for a walk or a paddle in the sea. We were there near low tide and it s quite a walk to the sea across pristine sand. You can walk around to the beach at Wells with its beach huts. There is a great café with toilets and plenty of parking.
Written September 17, 2021
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Victor
London, UK168 contributions
Pretty stunning
Aug 2021
Really big beach during low tide. Also has some small dunes near the back.cBeach can be unpleasant to walk on barefoot, since the vast majority is literally the seafloor uncovered during low tide, hence is very uneven, muddy, and full of shells and rocks that could injure you.

Only warm enough to swim during summer if sun is out and wind speed is low (which is rare).
Pretty amazing how the landscape of this enormous beach changes on a daily basis, shaped by the tide.
For UK standards, this is probably one of the best beaches.
Written September 1, 2021
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