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Seals on the beach

We visited Horsey to see the seals on the beach we did find some we walked the path behind the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dawn S
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Diss, United Kingdom
Cracking nature beach

This is a cracking walk through the dunes to a shingle beach. The beach itself is not particularly... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Selkie_12
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited Horsey to see the seals on the beach we did find some we walked the path behind the cliffs which goes forever but you need to listen for the seals as you are not able to see them from the path you then...More

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a cracking walk through the dunes to a shingle beach. The beach itself is not particularly special but the nature is fabulous. There's a substantial colony of seals that you can get quite close to (not too close mind!) and on the way...More

Thank Selkie_12
Reviewed 5 days ago

The car park is just a piece of scrubby land. Minimum charge £3 for 2 hours. Lovely walk to beach but you do need the couple of hours to walk both ways and see the seals. At the end of which, not a toilet in...More

Thank Della A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this beach for a walk and found it to be just another scruffy dump of a Norfolk beach! I didn't walk down to see the seals as I had my dogs with me and I didn't think this would be at all appropriate to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice walk from Horsey Wind Pump. Its over fields so you need to be good on your feet. If you go ate the right time of the year then you will see the seals with their pups, but please done go too close.

Thank Wideparting
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to visit and walk along this beach and coastline and was on the lookout for seals, we saw lots n lots bobbing about in the sea... we did not see any seals on the beaches, but enjoyed watching the seals watching us, watching...More

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited last week, its a pay and display car park and was patrolled by a warden when we were there, a lovely day for a nice walk to the beach which just added to the day. It was amazing to just sit there on...More

Thank rockrose
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited last week and parked in the car park at horsey gate then walked approximately 20 minutes along a pathway that you could push a buggy along if needs be. You then come to an opening in the dunes and a long with a...More

Thank Sandfairy27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a wonderful afternoon here on holiday with my husband and toddler - felt like we could have been abroad! Very few people on the beach and plenty of sand for sandcastles and playing about. My daughter loved the fact that the seals kept popping...More

Thank melawhite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to see the seals basking in the sun. Apparently up to 400 use the beach during the summertime. its great to be able to walk along and see them either in the surf or sunbathing.

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patbushell55
11 September 2018|
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Response from MS2129 | Reviewed this property |
From former experience I can say that a seal in such terrible condition will have been taken to a sanctuary. There, it will have been seen by a vet, frisbee removed and then cared for until it is well enough to be released... More
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Atiphorn S
23 August 2018|
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Response from Roving776539 |
We went yesterday at about 11am and there were loads of seals on the beach and in the sea - amazing!
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Tracy P
22 August 2018|
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Response from Matt C | Reviewed this property |
If its seals on the beach you're looking for them you have a little trek If you are content with seeing them swimming right in front of the slope from the car park then you don't have far to go. However, if there are... More
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