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Welcome to
West Norfolk

The natural beauty of West Norfolk is not to be missed. It is well worth extending your visit to Norfolk by experiencing some of the outstanding attractions, coastline and beautiful countryside in this part of the County.

In West Norfolk there are accommodation options to suit all members of the family and budgets, including holiday cottages and lodges, bed and breakfast, hotels, camping, holiday parks and leisure resorts.


West Norfolk has everything you could need for a great family day out or longer stay.  Choose from stunning beaches, historic sites and museums, quaint villages and towns and family friendly attractions and you will not be disappointed.


The historic port and market town of Kings Lynn is at the centre of West Norfolk. Visit the ‘Discover Kings Lynn’ website for excellent information on what to see and do in the town and surrounding area.

Further along the coast you will find the traditional seaside town of Hunstanton, known for its beach, cliffs and seafront. The Sea Life Centre along the promenade is perfect for a day out with the family and will ensure they are kept entertained with interactive displays and activities.

If you love peace and tranquility, look no further than the enchanting Gooderstone Water Gardens and Nature Trail. Set in a six acre garden, you can wander around waterways with bridges and view four ponds and a natural trout stream. Open all year round, changing season by season, the garden boasts flat grassy paths, mature trees and shrubs with delightful borders.

Nearby in Fakenham is Pensthorpe, a 700 acre family friendly nature reserve with wetlands, meadows, gardens, bird hides, activities, event days and much more! Perfect for an action packed family day out, you will observe birds and wildlife in their natural habitat.

Also at Fakenham, Langham Glass offers the visitor a chance to see live glass making or to try it for yourself by participating in one of the glassmaking experiences.

West Norfolk has a charm of its own. Be sure to plan a visit when you are next in Norfolk.

Recommended places to visit from the Best Days Out Team


Best Days Out continues to secure lots more attractions and leisure venues for your enjoyment. Over the next few months, we will be very busy securing new and exciting things to do throughout East Anglia.