Great Yarmouth Racecourse

Jellicoe Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 4AU | Telephone: 01493 855223 | View Map

Open Dates:
12 March - 31 October 2021
11 March 2022 - 30 October 2022

Earliest Arrival Time: 12pm
Latest Departure Time: 11am

• Wi-Fi
• Washroom / toilets
• Electric tent pitches

Why stay here

Located next to the racecourse, Great Yarmouth Racecourse campsite is perfectly placed for those looking to explore what Norfolk has to offer. The campsite is just 300 yards from the seafront and close to many attractions perfect for the whole family. You’ll also have access to a six-acre pleasure beach within the holiday resort of Yarmouth, which offers traditional seaside attractions.

Accommodation at Great Yarmouth Racecourse

Site details

Facilities on site

  • • Tent pitches have electric hook up
  • • Dishwashing area
  • • BBQs allowed: charcoal, gas
  • • Disabled facilities: facilities for wheelchair disabled
  • • Disabled shower room
  • • Children’s playground
  • • Laundry facilities
  • • Toilet block
  • • Dog walk from site
  • • Wi-Fi - fees apply

Activities & experiences nearby

  • Cycling Cycling

    Keen cyclists can follow the Norfolk Coast Cycleway, where regular route markers provide directions. The nearest National Cycle Network route to the site is route number 1, which covers Felixstowe to Boston.


  • Walking Walking

    The site is situated just a few minutes' walk from a sandy beach which stretches for miles along the Norfolk coast. If you're up for a longer walk, the seaside town of Great Yarmouth is just over a mile away and you can walk along the seafront or the River Bure to visit.

  • Things to try Things to try

    Naturally, this racecourse site is perfect for those wanting to attend a race day. Concessionary tickets for race days are available from reception - you'll save half the price of on-gate tickets!


    Alternatively, explore the city of Norwich. Easily walkable, it is the most complete medieval city in the UK and has a great arts, music and cultural scene, with fantastic shopping to boot.


    Fairhaven Woodland & Water Garden is another must-visit, offering peace and tranquillity in the great outdoors.

  • Pubs and restaurants Pubs and restaurants

    The Avenue Pub is a 2 minute walk from the campsite and offers traditional pub grub and a small pub garden.


    If you're headed to the beach, Munchies cafe is not too far away and offers dog-friendly snacks as well as a range of breakfast and lunch items for humans!

  • Family days out Family days out

    There's plenty to discover with the family nearby, including Pleasurewood Hills and BeWILDerwood. The former is a theme park home to over 40 rides and a soft play area for the really little ones, whilst the latter offers forest zip wires, jungle bridges and boat trips for everyone to enjoy.


    The Sea Life Centre and the Merrivale Model Village are around 10 minutes from site and offer a great day out for the whole family.

* Price for 1 adult and 1 pitch. Bookings can be made online for tents up to 5x5 metres (approximately a four person tent). If you have a larger tent or specific requirements, please contact the site direct and site staff will help you with your booking. There will be an additional £2 surcharge per night for large tent pitches. Please read our FAQs for further booking information. Full terms and conditions apply.

Location and transport

Jellicoe Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 4AU
Telephone: 01493 855223

  • Buses go to: Caister-on-Sea, Martham, Hemsby and Lowestoft among others
  • Nearest train station: Great Yarmouth, trains to Norwich
  • Car hire available on site: Yes

Supermarkets: The closest are Londis and Co-op, a 10 minute walk from the site. Tesco, Sainsburys, Aldi and Asda are about 2 miles or a 5 minute drive from the site. 

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