The Beach Guide

Cromer Beach

Cromer Beach - Norfolk

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Cromer is a traditional Victorian seaside resort, with a sand and shingle beach popular for swimming and surfing. Many of the buildings in the town date back to the Victorian era, although the town has expanded rapidly in the last fifty years. Some shelter is provided by the pier, which houses a theatre and gardens.

Type of beach

Sand & shingle

Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

We do not have information on this beach but restrictions may apply (usually from Easter until the end of Summer)

Norfolk dog friendly beaches »


  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Pier

    Nearest town



    NR27 9HP

    OS grid ref.

    TG 2197 4236

    Water quality

    Water quality star rating


    Blue Flag AwardMarine Conservation Society Recommended

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