Summerfields Holiday Park
Summerfields Holiday Park is a brilliant family-friendly park with everything you could possible need for a perfect seaside break. The holiday resort is in a superb location, only a short drive from the popular seaside town of Great Yarmouth and in the heart of Norfolk. Here at 2cHolidays we have an array of different holiday parks all across East Anglia and Norfolk is one of our most sought-after locations by far. Being renowned for its gorgeous cost lines, it’s no wonder why we have so many happy returning guests visiting Norfolk! Summerfields in Scratby is one of the best holiday parks Norfolk has to offer and hence, we have many guests year on year spending their summer holidays at Summerfields.
About the holiday park
If you’re thinking, what does Summerfields Holiday Park has to offer? There is a huge variety of activities to choose from at the holiday park! Whether you’ve have tiny toddlers or outrageous teenagers to entertain, there is something that children of all ages will enjoy. Days at Summerfields can be spent swimming lengths in the indoor pool or splashing about in the heated outdoor pool enjoying the sunshine. For older teens and adults, you can relax and indulge in the spa bath too. If you’re not a swimmer, not to worry as there is still plenty of other facilities to enjoy. Children can ruin riot and burn off some energy in the indoor soft play area or on those warmer days, climb the obstacles on the outdoor adventure playground. For family activities, the crazy golf course is ideal to spend some quality time with one another and have fun.
After a busy day at the holiday park, the fun doesn’t stop there! Lively and exciting live shows take to the stage every night at the fabulous evening entertainment venue. The live performances vary from amazing cabaret singers, short productions, hilarious comedians, incredible magicians, interactive game shows and thrilling daring acts too. Not to forget the children’s and adults disco which invites guests to enjoy a boogie! So, don’t forget to pack your dancing shoes and best outfit to show off your moves on the dance floor. The holiday park also has a lovely family bar & restaurant, where you can enjoy a relaxing drink and quieter night. The restaurant serves delicious family meals with a variety of beverages for both adults and children to tuck into. Overall, evenings spent at Summerfields Holiday Park are fantastic.
Aside from spending days at the holiday park, the beautiful beach is nearby so you can take a paddle in the sea, build sandcastles and sunbathe to your hearts content! Scratby beach is only steps away from the park itself, approximately a 10 minute walk, which is ideal if you are looking for a holiday destination with a local beach. What many of guests love about Scratby beach is not only the stunning coastal views but also the tranquillity. Although it is a popular beach, it is tucked away from the busy seaside town so you can enjoy a peaceful day on the glorious sands without the hustle ‘n’ bustle of holiday makers. This is especially attractive for the dog lovers as it means the furry members of the family can enjoy a game of fetch on the shore too.
Not only is Scratby in Norfolk loved for its beach, the quaint seaside village has many other features which guests enjoy. The village consists of its own amusement arcades, the Pink Palace Arcade is a brilliant arcade with a variety of different games, hosts bingo every evening and has its own food stall which sells awesome snacks and drinks. Furthermore, situated on the cliff tops is a superb pub called the California Tavern which is cherished by not only the tourists but locals too! Throughout the year, every weekend at the Tavern is filled with an electric atmosphere as it hosts live tribute bands and a variety of genre of music. The pub is a pet friendly pub, so no need to leave your pooch behind either! It offers outstanding food, variety of locally sourced drinks, pool table and a lovely beer garden to relax in the sunshine. Whilst Scratby may be a small coastal village, it certainly does have plenty to offer.
Visiting Great Yarmouth
There are many different seaside towns in Norfolk, one of the most popular and attracting around 5 million people annually is Great Yarmouth. Summerfields Holiday Park is only a short 10-15 minute drive from Great Yarmouth Beach, so it is in a brilliant location to explore the local seaside town. The traditional seaside resort is wonderful for a day out and there is certainly something all the family will enjoy. The highstreets thrives with a selection of different ice cream parlours, fish ‘n’ chip shops, cafes, novelty gift shops, quirky independent stores as well as well-known branded shops too.
The town also boasts a variety of different activities including crazy golf, amusement arcades, thrilling rides, laser quest and an awesome sea life centre. At the Sea Life Centre at Great Yarmouth you can discover the fascinating marine world and explore the different exhibitions it has to offer. For those days where the Great Yarmouth weather isn’t beaming glorious sunshine, visiting the sea life centre is ideal. The aquarium is home to an abundance of different marine species from endangered sharks to beautiful aquatic plants, there is plenty to see.
Things to do nearby Summerfields Holiday Park
Surrounding Summerfields Holiday Park there are loads of local attractions, some ideal for families to visit and others are great for adults. Thrigby Hall is a wonderful wildlife & gardens park which is only a short 25 minute drive from Scratby. The conservation park is home to so many different species including endangered tigers, birds, reptiles, great apes, big cats, alligators and crocodiles. These tremendous animals are captivating to watch and you can explore the park at your own leisure whilst visiting. The park also has different wildlife walks where you can get even closer to the animals as well as providing magnificent views of the park and animals. As you make your way through the tiger tunnel and tree walk, you can be only inches away from the spectacular Sumatran tigers. The park also features its own ‘Cockatoo Café’, adventure playground areas and hosts different informative talks and feeding times for visitors to enjoy. Without a doubt, on a glorious sunny day visiting Thrigby Hall is an excellent day out for both families and adults.
Slightly further afield, but definitely worth the journey is terrific Somerleyton Hall and beautiful gardens. Whilst this attraction may be more suitable for the history enthusiast and adult audience, this magnificent hall is one of East Anglia’s greatest treasures. Somerleyton Hall is renowned for being one of the finest Victorian homes in the county. The impressive mansion has been preserved and rich with history, for visitors to see historical architecture and design as well as the old fashioned art and decoration of the house. It is stunning both inside and out, with exquisite gardens surrounding the hall which guests are welcome to explore. Somerleyton even has its own garden maze which has proven to be extremely popular and often more different than expected. Whilst exploring, you can enjoy a traditional English cup of tea and slice of cake at the pretty tea rooms. The homemade sweet treats are hard to resist, and you might even indulge in a heavenly afternoon tea whilst visiting Somerleyton Hall.
Famous to Norfolk and known for its outstanding natural beauty is the marvellous Norfolk Broads. The broads stretch across an extraordinary 125 miles throughout Norfolk with a variety of wildlife and stunning scenic views along the way. From Summerfields Holiday Park in Scratby, there is a great choice of locations from which you can access and visit the broads. Norfolk Broads boat hire is favoured by many, especially when the sun is glowing and the weather is warm. From Scratby, you can hire boats from Wroxham, Potter Heigham, Acle and many other surrounding areas. Whichever you chose, cruising along the broads is the ultimate relaxation! Along your travels, there are plenty of places to moor up and enjoy a refreshing drink at a pub on the bank of the rivers. Alternatively, you can take your own refreshments and tuck into a picnic along the way. If boating is not for you, there are plenty of areas you can explore the broads on foot with spectacular panoramic views. A trip discovering the broads will undeniably be a fabulous day out.
Summerfields Holiday Park is a great holiday park to spend a weekend away with your significant other, enjoy a family summer holiday or simply to catch up with friends. There is so much to do at the holiday park as well as the local area, which all constitute to having a perfect UK break away. You can visit all our available accommodation online or alternatively you can call us on 01362 470888 – option 1 to enquire over the phone. Without a doubt, booking a short break at Summerfields is guaranteed to be brilliant.