Beachcomber Guest House will brighten your holiday. Friendly atmosphere. Relax in our lounge. Ideally situated for the town centre, seafront, bus and railway station. Excellent location for beach, town, bird watching & walks.
Beachcomber Guest House
Cromer Beachcomber Guest house is a great place for a peaceful stay. We are a friendly guest house. We are situated near the seafront, a few minutes’ walk from the town centre, station and bus station. There is a guest lounge. Street parking is free. There are also several car parks close by where there is free parking from 6pm to 8am.
We serve a varied English breakfast and cater for food intolerances.
There are 5 ensuite bedrooms, sleeping 10-12. A ground floor flat is available with its own lounge, kitchen/diner and low entry shower room for those who prefer the ground floor and you can still enjoy our breakfasts.
There is cycle storage available.
Cromer still has a small fishing community. For anyone who enjoys shellfish, there is the well renowned Cromer Crab.
Cromer has a unique pier and it is the home of the last remaining end of pier show. The show has been compared to the quality of London shows. Cromer even has its own Merlin Cinema.
Cromer has a good number of small businesses, with few chain stores. There are many good places to eat in town. No.1 Fish and Chip shop has been shortlisted in the top 10 for best fish and chips. The Clifftonville Hotel a few doors away offer a good selection of bar meals and a good Bistro menu. There are numerous cafes too offering delicious snacks and cakes.
Cromer is the home of the famous lifeboat man Henry Blogg. There is a museum and lifeboat station to visit. The Rocket House Café above the museum offers good food and great views along East Beach. There is North Lodge Park which has a great café run by the Friends of North Lodge Park.
Cromer has great beaches. We have Blue Flag accreditation. There are large expanses of sand and rock pools at low tide. There are slopes to the beach at west Beach and Melbourne Slope. There is a lift to the beach in the Rocket House Café building.
Cromer has putting, a refurbished play area and a brand new skate park. Cycle hire is available locally. Cedar House on East Beach provides surfing, paddle boarding and cycle hire.
Large skies and excellent light conditions provide great photography and art opportunities. Great views of sunrise and sunset over the sea.
Cromer Church dates back to the late 19th century. It has recently had all the bells refurbished. The tower is open regularly in the high season and there are great views across the whole town.
The Coast Hopper bus service will take you as far as King’s Lynn. In good weather there is an open top bus.
There are great shorter walks around town, to Overstrand, Happy Valley, Cromer Lighthouse, East and West Runton. Cromer has ‘Walkers are Welcome’ accreditation and the Norfolk Coast Path, Peddars; Weavers & Paston Ways are close by and are becoming increasingly popular.
The National Trust has Sheringham Park, Blickling Hall and Felbrigg Hall not far away.
Cromer is a few minutes’ drive from Sheringham, Holt, Overstrand and Mundesley. Norwich is a great city to visit. Regular buses and trains run to Norwich.
The Norfolk Broads are 25 minutes from Cromer. This is a central point to start Bird watching from with the Norfolk Broads starting just ten or so miles to the south east of us and good Sea watching points at Cromer and a little farther Westward up the coast.
Attractions: The Muckleborough Collection, Hillside animal Sanctuary,, Blickling Hall, Sheringham Park, Felbrigg Hall, Pensthorpe, seal trips at Blakeney, The Thursford Collection, Cley, Titchwell, Hickling, Broads Tours, Pier Pavilion Theatre, Cromer Museum, Henry Blogg Museum,
Bullet point Interests:
Surfing. Cromer provides great surfing.
Fossils. The area has produced some great fossils such as the steppe mammoth
Geology. Interesting geology. Coastal erosion
Walks and cycling, The Peddlers Way, Paston Way and Weavers Way are all close
Quiet lanes all close to Cromer.
Naturalists and Bird watching Birdwatchers can visit the reserves of Cley, Titchwell and Salthouse and of course Pensthorpe the home of the popular BBC series Spring Watch.
Golf. There are several golf courses nearby in some great locations.
Rail enthusiasts. Specialised rail lines i.e. Poppy Line, award winning Bittern Line: Bure Valley, Wells and Walsingham Light Railways: Mid Norfolk Line
Art and photography. There are many excellent views around the area to inspire.
Churches. Cromer Parish church, many old and interesting churches in North Norfolk.
- American Express accepted
- Golf available (onsite or nearby)
- Central heating
- WiFi or internet access
- Ironing facilities
- Lounge for residents' use
- Totally non-smoking
- Television available
- Children welcome
- Cots available
- Vegetarian diet available
- Electric shaver points