Visit Cromer this May for an early summer break.

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Cromer Crab Cakes

From music to molluscs Cromer in North Norfolk has a great deal to offer during the month of May and where better to stay than the Virginia Court Hotel, the leading Hotel in Cromer whilst visiting either the Cromer Folk on the Pier festival or the Cromer and Sheringham Crab and Lobster festival. Our vibrant North Norfolk town is famous for its tasty crabs, beautiful beaches and traditional pier and during the month of May you can also enjoy some great Folk music along with the start of the Cromer Crab season. Book now for an enjoyable Norfolk Hotel based seaside getaway in 2014 benefitting from a 10% discount.

Folk music fans should make a date for ‘Folk on the Pier’. Taking place between 9th and 11th May 2014 and now in its 16th year the folk-rock and acoustic line-up is impressive.

The fifth annual Cromer and Sheringham Crab and Lobster festival takes place from 16th to the 18th May. The main events take place in Cromer on the Friday & Saturday. Free for all to enjoy and a must for sea food fans this weekend of food and fun celebrates the importance of Crab and Lobsters to these two towns. It offers visitors and locals three days of food, art, music and entertainment for all to enjoy.

Lasting all summer the Scrumptious Seafood Trail will give you a chance to indulge in the many opportunities to try local crab and lobster specialities. See how many ways you can eat Crab & Lobster over the weekend and throughout the summer months! The Dining Room at the Virginia Court Hotel Cromer will have at least 3 crab starters and 2 ways to enjoy Cromer Crab as a main.

The Cromer Pier Theatre continues to offer a great selection of touring shows during May and we can organise discounted tickets for you. Upcoming shows include: Back to Broadway, Soul Legends, Carnaby Street, The Fureys with Davey Arthur, An Evening with Pam Ayers, the tribute act Gerry Cross the Mersey together with a week long run of the musical Oliver.

Coastal walks are extremely popular along the various North Norfolk beaches, especially when followed by one of our tasty afternoon teas!

May is also a great time to go for countryside walks at nearby National Trust properties such as Sheringham Park where the Azaleas are in full bloom or at Blickling & Felbrigg Hall where the houses have reopened in case of inclement weather. The Queens private holiday home in North Norfolk, Sandringham is also open this month.

All in all May is a great time to visit Cromer with something for everyone.

Book now and benefit from a 10% discount off our usual rates and pay just £123.75 per night B&B for a double or twin room or £164.25 per night for Dinner, B&B provided you stay at least 2 nights. Single rooms are available at half price.

Call Naomi, Jo or Kiaya on 01263 512398 to secure these reduced rates. We look forward to hearing from you soon.