Group Days Out in Norfolk and Suffolk
You may choose to visit us at Seacroft Holiday Village as a group – a holiday is always more fun with friends! – and there’s plenty of fantastic activities and team-led events on-site to get involved with. You could challenge members of your group to a bowls tournament, or go head-to-head in snooker! We also have a full and lively evening entertainments programme until late, so there’s never a dull moment! That being said, there are some fantastic opportunities for group days out in Norfolk and Suffolk to take advantage of, from seeing the seals at Blakeney Point to a night at the races with Yarmouth Stadium!
Blakeney Point Seal Trips
Whilst around an hour’s drive from Seacroft, the best way to see Norfolk’s thriving seal population is on one of the boat trips from Blakeney Point. Beans Boats specialise in boat trips to see the seals, and have been operating in Blakeney Harbour for over 50 years, and have 6 licensed boats in a variety of sizes from 12 to 50 – meaning they are able to accommodate different sized groups without having to share with other passengers, and make your trip to see the seals a personal one!
Bure Valley Railway
Why not take a trip through 9 miles of stunning Norfolk scenery, from Wroxham to Aylsham, aboard a steam train? Bure Valley Railway is a 45 minute journey one way, with places to stop off along the way and explore, this is the perfect relaxed group day out. With a café at the Aylsham station, you could stop for a spot of lunch before boarding the steam train for the return journey to Wroxham.
Why not enjoy a group meal out at the races? Yarmouth Stadium in Caister-on-Sea has a fabulous Raceview Restaurant that seats 240 people, and it open for each Greyhound Racing meetings on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. The restaurant features large windows to watch the race through, as well as fourteen 50” plasma screens to get the best view possible. There is also a table-waiting service for drinks and tote betting so you don’t miss a moment of the action. With up to 13 races per night, this could be a fantastic group night out!
Richardson’s Day Boat Hire
As well as our fabulous Seacroft Holiday Village, we also own and operate Richardson’s Day Boat Hire in Wroxham. With boats seating 5 to 12, Richardson’s Day Boat Hire boats can accommodate groups for a day on the beautiful Broads. Why not take the group out for a picnic in Norfolk’s stunning countryside, or stop off on one of the Broads’ riverside pubs to grab a hearty lunch? The day launches are easy to drive and handle, and full instruction is provided before departing so no need to worry about your experience level!
Richardson’s Family Entertainment Centre
Just half an hour from Seacroft is Lowestoft, home to Richardson’s Family Entertainment Centre. With glow bowling and a Cityscape bar, this could be a fun day or evening out for the group. With an Over 50s Club Mondays-Fridays between 10:00am and 12:00pm, where you can get 2 hours of bowling with a tea or coffee for £6, or fantastic Bowl & Bites parties from £13.50 per person for 2 games of bowling and a buffet or sit down meal, why not enjoy a night of bowling with friends?
Please contact service provider or attraction for correct information and pricing before travelling. Last reviewed 04 May 2017.