Dog Owner’s Guide


Please be aware this is intended as a useful guide and that local byelaws must be observed.

VETS – Sunnyside Hunstanton 01485 535950   Heacham Vets – 01485 570065

BEACHES without dog restrictions

Old Hunstanton             Holme                              Snettisham  

Thornham                      Brancaster Staithe         Heacham                  Holkham

Burnham Deepdale (Marshes where dogs can run free)

BEACHES with dog restrictions

Hunstanton – dogs are not allowed on the beach between the cliffs and the power boat launch ramp between April 10th and October 31st.

Brancaster – dogs are not allowed west of the golf club house between May and September.

Wells – dogs are only allowed onto the beach from the back of the car park over the dunes from the steps, beyond the beach huts.

On all the above beaches owners must clean up after their dogs and keep them under control.


Sandringham – Allowed on/off lead in the country park only.

Holkham – Allowed on lead in the deer park only.

Houghton – Allowed on lead in the country park only.

Blicking Hall – Allowed on lead in park only.

Oxborough Hall – Allowed in CAR PARK only.


Titchwell RSPB – Dogs allowed on lead and under control in the reserve.

Castle Rising – Dogs allowed on lead.

Norfolk Lavender – Dogs allowed on lead, not in tea room or rare breeds centre.

Gooderstone Water Gardens – Dogs on lead with well behaved owners welcome!

Snettisham Park Trails –  Dogs on lead if animals about

For more information see website

Kennels  – Dogotel Peddars Lodge Hillington PE31 6DS      01485 520346

Daily Boarding – Helen Phone:01553 630747 or   Mob:07720 888983  Or e-mail