The village of Overstrand is located on the North East
Coast of Norfolk in an Area of Outstanding Natural
Beauty, situated between the town of Cromer and the
village of Sidestrand.
Overstrands wide sandy beaches make it a popular place
for a seaside holiday, though please note there is a
steep causeway down to the beach which may not suit all
A convenient car park is located on the
cliff top with public toilets.
The village of Overstrand was once
known as the Village of Millionaires in the late 19th
century owing to the many famous people who bought
property in the area.
Golfers are well catered for with the Royal Cromer Golf
Course close by and the busier resort of Cromer with its
end of Pier Theatre just over 2 miles round the
coast. Overstrand has a village stores, post
office, a traditional village pub / inn with a first
class restaurant, a deli and a restaurant with a sea
view at the Sea Marge Hotel and on the cliff sits the
Cliff Top Cafe which serves good food all day.
There is a hut that sells local crab on
the sea front and an excellent little cafe with views
over the sea.