Find Norfolk Dog Friendly Beaches

Heading to the Norfolk coast with your dog and not sure if they are allowed on any beaches?

This Norfolk list of dog friendly beaches will help in planning your next trip to the beach.

Our 2018 Norfolk dog friendly beach guide currently has 5 Norfolk beaches listed where dogs are allowed with 11 beaches that have some dog restrictions, and there are 2 beaches on which a full dog ban is in operation.

Norfolk dog friendly beaches Norfolk Beaches Allowing Dogs

This list shows 5 Norfolk beaches with no dog restrictions and can be used all year.

  1. Caister Beach, Great Yarmouth
  2. Heacham Beach, Hunstanton
  3. Great Yarmouth South Beach, Great Yarmouth
  4. Snettisham Beach, King's Lynn
  5. Winterton-on-Sea Beach, Winterton-on-Sea

Note, although dogs are allowed you are expected to keep control of your dog, clean-up after them and some beaches may require you to keep them on a lead. Please check local information sites for any restrictions.


Norfolk beaches with dog restrictions Norfolk Beaches That Have Dog Restrictions

This list shows 11 Norfolk beaches allowing dogs but with some restrictions. These restrictions could be a time of day, restricted zones, dogs to be kept on a lead or only allowed out of season. Check our beach information page for details of the restrictions in place.

  1. Cromer Beach, Cromer
  2. Great Yarmouth Central Beach, Great Yarmouth
  3. Hemsby Beach, Winterton-on-Sea
  4. Mundesley Beach, Mundesley
  5. Wells Beach, Wells-next-the-Sea
  6. Holkham Bay Beach, Wells-next-the-Sea
  7. Sheringham Beach, Sheringham
  8. East Runton Beach, Cromer
  9. Brancaster Beach, Brancaster
  10. Bacton Beach, Bacton
  11. West Runton Beach, Cromer

Norfolk Beaches that do not allow dogs Norfolk Beaches That Have Dog Restrictions

This list shows 2 Norfolk beaches who do not allow dogs at any time.

  1. North Beach, Great Yarmouth
  2. Sea Palling Beach, Sea Palling


Norfolk Beaches That We Have NO Dog Restriction Information

This list shows 10 Norfolk beaches where we have no information on dog restrictions.

  1. Cley Beach, Sheringham
  2. Gorleston Beach, Great Yarmouth
  3. California Beach, Great Yarmouth
  4. South Denes Beach, Great Yarmouth
  5. Hunstanton Beach, Hunstanton
  6. Hunstanton South Beach, Hunstanton
  7. Old Hunstanton Beach, Hunstanton
  8. Overstrand Beach, Cromer
  9. Scratby Beach, Great Yarmouth
  10. Walcott Beach, Walcott

If you have visited any of these beaches and can update us then please drop us a note on facebook.



If a Norfolk beach is not listed above then we have no information and you will have to check local beach information boards.

Note that we try to keep this dog beach information up to date but restrictions are set by local councils and occasionally we may miss a change.

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