Brancaster Estate

Iconic North Norfolk coastline famous for wildlife and sandy beaches

Places to visit on the Brancaster Estate

Girl jumping over waves

50 things on the Norfolk Coast 

50 things to do before you’re 11 ¾ on the Norfolk Coast. From organised events to those you can enjoy on your own as a family, we've all the space you’ll ever need so let the adventure begin.

Brancaster Staithe

Brancaster Staithe Wildlife walk Norfolk 

Wander through Brancaster Staithe and enjoy the beautiful sights of the coast and its wildlife. There are excellent views from Barrow Common and the chance to see the site of Branodunum Roman Fort.

Brancaster Estate

What's on

Upcoming events

50 things - Wild Wednesdays

Wed 14 Feb 2018
Join us for 50 things family fun on Brancaster Beach!

50 things Thursdays

Thu 15 Feb 2018
Join us for 50 things family fun on Brancaster Beach on a Thursday!

Seafood Evening with guest speaker Norfolk wildlife photographer Martin Hayward Smith

Thu 15 Feb 2018
On a chilly February evening escape the cold and experience some of Norfolk's local flavours, washed down with a glass of wine, then relax as you listen to an inspirational talk from Norfolk photographer and filmmaker Martin Hayward Smith.

Brancaster Activity Centre Teachers' Taster Day

Sat 24 Mar 2018
Ever wondered what schools get up to whilst staying at Brancaster Activity Centre? Have you thought about bringing your class to a residential on the Norfolk Coast?
Brancaster Estate

Places to stay

Burnham Overy Staithe black and white tower windmill

Self-catering accommodation on the Norfolk Coast 

A popular holiday destination. With spectacular coastlines and beautiful landscapes, it’s easy to see why people come to this little slice of heaven. From traditional Norfolk flint holiday cottages to the more unique accommodation in the form of a windmill, there's plenty to offer.

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Brick and flint built cottage that comprises of Brancaster Activity Centre

Brancaster Activity Centre 

Our flagship activity centre is the perfect place to bring your school for a residential stay or a day visit. Every visit is tailored to your needs and delivered by our expert staff

Brancaster Estate

Our work


The use of drones (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) on the Norfolk Coast 

The unauthorised use of UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) or drones as they are more commonly known, is not permitted on or over National Trust land as part of our byelaws without the necessary required qualifications and a licence granted by us. Find out more here.

Formby is at risk of coastal erosion

Urgent action needed at our coast 

Our 2015 Shifting shores report, calls for a bold and imaginative approach to coastline management.