18th October 2015 – We are proud to announce that the Beach Café and Holkham Beach have been voted winners in the nationwide competition run by the Kennel Club’s Be Dog Friendly Awards 2015.
The awards were presented at Eukanuba Discover Dogs at ExCeL, London. The awards recognise businesses and places to visit that go that extra mile for our canine comrades and are based solely on public votes.
The Beach Café at Wells, a Holkham business, won the best Cafe/Restaurant category. Voters commendations for the Beach Café included:
“There are dogs everywhere - it’s just amazing”
“We used the dog wash facility before sitting inside the cafe and enjoying a coffee and cake”
“The Canine Club is a great idea. Will definitely be back”
“The best dog friendly cafe in the UK”
Holkham Beach won the best Beach category award. Commendations from voters included:
“Wonderful beaches with the best canine friendly facilities all year round”
“Lovely expanse of sand – our dogs can run free”
“Miles and miles of lovely clean sand. Great to sit amongst the sand dunes”