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North Norfolk Coast : Walking Base, Guest House & Pubs ?

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North Norfolk Coast : Walking Base, Guest House & Pubs ?

I'm organising a long weekend on the North Norfolk coast next June for a Walking Club.

Can you recommend, between Holme and Sheringham :

1) A base for a variety of walking - both Coast Path & inland.

2) A Guest House (or neighbouring B&Bs) there for 6 to 8 couples.

3) A choice of pubs within a mile or two, for good food at reasonable prices.

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1. Re: North Norfolk Coast : Walking Base, Guest House & Pubs ?

I would have thought that for a weekend, you could confine yopurselves to the Norfolk Coast Path.


Thus you could stay anywhere between Hunstanton and Sheringham and use the Coasthopper bus to get to starting points and return journeys. The most central place is Wells, which has shops and a cash point (quite rare along here) and a really good beach with a nice if expensive cafe.The coast path is even signed from most bus stops.For a break from the coast, there is a very nice walk around the lake at Holkham Hall. I''ve no experience of guest houses but you should book early, as the area is increasing in popularity year on year. I'm afraid it is a rather expensive area on the whole and for really cheap meals you'll have to go to Fakenham or King's Lynn for Wetherspoons and other similar places.

Edited: 7:03 am, December 16, 2013
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2. Re: North Norfolk Coast : Walking Base, Guest House & Pubs ?

You could try Sedgeford which has a number of very good B&B's and a comfy pub with rooms and is by the Peddars Way about a mornings walk to the Coastal Path. Magazine Wood B&B is right on the trail itself.

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