Traditional seaside fun in Great Yarmouth
Pack your bucket and spade to enjoy a host of British holiday classics in this lively Norfolk coastal resort, from paddles in the sea to amusement arcades and fish and chip suppers.
Families with young children can have a whale of a time at the Pleasure Beach. Make a splash on the log flume, spin on the Disko or rotate on the dizzying Freefall ride.
Adventures in miniature at Merrivale Model Village
Set amid streams and waterfalls in landscaped gardens on the seafront, this brilliant model village is one of Great Yarmouth’s most popular attractions.
As you stroll round the maze of paths and bridges, you’ll spot tiny cricketers playing on the village green, firefighters carrying out a daring rescue from a burning building and model trains running through the village. While here, you can also play crazy golf and try your luck in the Old Penny Arcade.
Boating in the Norfolk Broads
If you want to spread your wings beyond the seaside town, the Norfolk Broads offer a peaceful escape. The best way to discover this network of waterways dotted with picturesque towns and villages is by boat. There are plenty of tours available, including evening cruises when you can watch the sun set and boogie on board.
Looking for accommodation in Great Yarmouth? Travelodge Great Yarmouth Hotel lies just to the south of the resort. Travelodge Lowestoft Hotel and Travelodge Great Yarmouth Acle Hotel are also close by.