Published: Thursday 10th Nov 2016
Written by: Laura Foster
If you are planning to visit us soon – don’t leave your four-legged friend behind. Norfolk is a fantastic holiday destination for dogs and will be sure to get their tails wagging – with sandy beaches and woodland parks for them to explore, a huge variety of cafes, pubs and restaurants, where they will be welcomed in, and they can even ride on the Coasthopper bus and North Norfolk railway - Poppy Line.
What’s more, we currently have a great offer running... Book a stay for November, quoting WOOF2016 and your dog will holiday for free!
Please click here – To view more details on this offer and to check out our great 200+ pet friendly properties.
See our list below for a small selection of establishments that not only serves great food – but will also welcome your dog with open arms...
Ancient Mariner Inn – Old Hunstanton – 01485 534411Plenty of outside space with stunning views of the sea.Designated dog area located inside by the open fire.
Bang - Wells-next-the-Sea - 01328 712149Dogs welcome throughout the cafe/bar and courtyard. Free dog treats and toys to take away. Chef will prepare anything on the menu for dogs – just ask!
Beach Café - Wells-next-the-Sea - 01328 713055Voted the most dog friendly cafe in the UK in the 2014 and 2015 ‘Be Dog Friendly Awards‘.Fresh water available at Bertie’s Bar and some very tasty treats on sale.“Wash N Wag” - A bath area to rinse off any mud or sand after a walk on the beach.
Dun Cow – Salthouse – 01263 740467A warm welcome guaranteed. Great outside seating area overlooking the marshes.
Kings Arms – Reepham – 01603 870345Dogs welcome in all areas.
The Bowling Green – Wells-next-the-Sea - 01328 710100Dogs welcome in the pub.Secluded beer garden.
The Buck Arms – Blickling - 01263 732133Dogs welcome in the garden, bar and bar dining area of the pub.
The Crown - Wells-next-the-Sea – 01328 710209Several areas inside where dogs are welcome.
The Golden Fleece – Wells-next-the-Sea – 01328 710650Dogs welcome inside and in courtyard area.Water bowls & free dog treats at the bar.
The House on the Green – North Wootton - 01553 631323A huge field out the back – great for a run. Dogs welcome in the bar area.Doggy menu on offer.Dog events held during the year.
The Jolly Sailor – Brancaster – 01485 210314 Outside Patio area.
The Lacon Arms - Hemsby – 01493 733281Winner of the most dog friendly pub in the UK 2014, as voted by the public.Water bowls always available.Large beer garden.
The Lifeboat Inn – Thornham – 01485 512236Outside areas.Wonderful log fire.
The Lighthouse Café – Hunstanton – 01485 532242Water bowls provided as well as a biscuit.Plenty of indoor and outside seating.
The Old Boat House Café – Old Hunstanton – 01485 532931Located on the beach.Fresh water for dogs.Doggy treats available to buy.Dogs welcome inside.
The Orange Tree – Thornham – 01485 512213Excellent canine cuisine menu.Plus a selection of scooby snacks.Water bowls always available.
The Red Lion - Stiffkey – 01328 830552Dogs welcome inside and outside patio area.Cosy wood burning stove indoors.
The Ship Hotel – Brancaster – 01485 210333An idyllic garden area with tables.
The Swan – Loddon – 01508 528039Plenty of fuss & attention from the staff.Water and dog treats will be on offer.
The Victoria Hotel - Holkham – 01328 711008Dogs welcome in all areas – except the main restaurant.
The Wheatsheaf - West Beckham – 01263 822110With a motto of “Dogs, horses and muddy boots welcome” – I guess all four legged friends are welcome!
The White Horse – Blakeney – 01263 740574Good doggies may get a biscuit!
The White Horse – Brancaster – 01485 210262Lovely decking area outside overlooking the marshes.
Tilly’s Café – Burnham Market – 01328 730300Designated dog area.Water bowls available.Well-behaved dogs may get a treat!
Whelk Coppers Tea Rooms – Sheringham – 01263 825771Sea front location.Garden facing beach.
Wiveton Hall Cafe & Farm – Wiveton - 01263 740515Dogs more than welcome and a great walk to Blakeney from the farm.
To treat your dog further – why not enter our doggie competition…We have teamed up with Pooches to give you the chance to win, one of five “pawsome” hamper of treats, worth more than £32 each.For your chance to win, enter our competition here.
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