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Great Yarmouth is one of the UK's most popular seaside resorts, with superb sandy beaches, attractions, theatres, accommodation and heritage, surrounded by beautiful countryside and the Norfolk Broads.
What's on Offer
15 miles of wide, sandy beaches stretch from Winterton-on-Sea in the north to Hopton-on-Sea in the south, past the village resorts of Hemsby, Newport, Scratby, California and Caister-on-Sea, to the fun family beaches at Great Yarmouth and Gorleston-on-Sea with amusements, shops, theatres, funfairs and children's activities. First aid and lifeguards at Hemsby, Great Yarmouth and Gorleston. Beach wheelchairs at Great Yarmouth.
Places to Visit
Pleasure Beach, Sea Life Centre, Joyland Amusement Park, Marina Leisure Centre, Retroskate roller rink, Amazonia Living Jungle, Merrivale Model Village, Yesterday's World, Waterways, Pirates Cove Adventure Golf, Indoor Karting, Atlantis Observation Tower, Nelson's Column, Regent Bowl, Britannia Pier, Wellington Pier and Bowl. Museums include: Time & Tide, Nelson Museum, Elizabethan House (National Trust), Row Houses & Greyfriars Cloisters (English Heritage), The Tolhouse, the Lydia Eva and Great Yarmouth Smoke Houses & Potteries. Medieval Town Wall, historic South Quay.
Britannia Pier Theatre, St. George's Theatre, Gorleston Pavillion Theatre and The Hippodrome Circus, multi-screen cinema, nightclubs and casinos.
Pedestianised Market Place adjoining Market and Broad Row, Market Gates Shopping Centre and Victoria Arcade leading to King Street and Regent Road. National chains include BHS, Debenhams, Marks and Spencer, Boots, River Island & WHSmith. Palmers Independent Department Store and many other independent unique local shops and choice of supermarkets.
More than 100 restaurants encompasing all tyles of cuisine with a range of menus and prices.
Recreation & Sport
Great Yarmouth Racecourse, Yarmouth Stadium (stock cars and greyhounds), bowling greens, tennis courts, ten-pin bowling, trim trail, pitch & putt, angling, 18 hole golf courses, driving range, water sports, birdwatching, day boat hire, tropical swimming pool and fitness centre.
Holiday & Activity Centres
Over 50 Holiday Centres including caravan parks, chalet parks, campsites and touring Parks.
Conference & Business Facilities
Town Hall (200 delegates),Great Yarmouth Racecourse (400 delegates), Resort Theatres (900-1200 delegates). Several hotels have in-house conference facilities.
Number of visitor bed spaces 88,000.
A47/A11/A14 from the West and North
Great Yarmouth Railway Station
Harwich International Ferry Terminal - 2hours
Norwich Airport 30 minutes