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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri
4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.
Perfect for summer holidays or winter escapes, for reunions and family gatherings, the warmest of welcomes awaits your arrival at Meadow Farm Cottages. Nestled in the countryside, close to the village with its two village inns serving food and shop, this is the perfect location to explore the best of Norfolk with its amazing coastline and its famous Norfolk Broads. Each barn boasts character, yet offering contemporary open plan living, and is well equipped and furnished to provide excellent comfort. These well appointed terraced barns each enjoy privacy, their own enclosed garden with seating furniture and private parking. The holiday cottages are situated in a separate area of the owner’s grounds, which also has a small, members only, Registered Caravan Club site for five caravans.Close by is Hickling Broad, with a nature reserve that links to the Norfolk Broad’s unique topography of reed-lined waterways, famous for their good coarse fishing, boating and rich variety of wildlife, especially waterfowl. Also 3 miles drive away, is the glorious sandy beach at Sea Palling. Visit Wroxham (11 miles), the capital of the Norfolk Broads, with its waterside cafés, restaurants, shops and daily river trips available. Daily boat hire is available at nearby Stalham, 3½ miles away. Quiet country lanes and trails are great for relaxed cycling and walking.Nearby attractions include BeWILDerwood (a treetop adventure park for children), many National Trust properties including Blickling and Felbrigg Hall and Horsey Windpump. Visit the seaside resort of Great Yarmouth (14 miles) which has a fun fair, amusements and an indoor leisure centre with swimming pool, as well as Cromer (21 miles) with a promenade and pier, and Sheringham (26 miles), home to the North Norfolk Steam Railway. The city of Norwich (21 miles), with its cathedral, castle, museums, galleries, restaurants, cinema, theatre and shopping with two malls and market square is within easy driving distance. For another great day out, visit Horsey Gap (National Trust) where you can walk on the sand dunes and see the seals and pups on the beach (November to February). Beach 3 miles. Village shop and two pubs serving food 2 miles.The properties (refs UKC1037, UKC1038 and UKC1039) can be booked together to accommodate up to 12 guests.
Ground Floor:Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed, Freeview TV and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.Bedroom 2: With 2ft 6in single bed, pull-out 2ft 6in single bed (can make kingsize bed on request), Freeview TV and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.First Floor:Open plan living space: With vaulted ceiling and wooden floor.Living area: With 32" Freeview TV and iPod dock.Dining area.Kitchen area: With electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge and dishwasher.
Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available on request. Welcome pack. External laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer (shared with other holiday cottages). Enclosed courtyard with patio and garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.
English Country Cottages is the trading name of Wyndham Vacation Rentals (UK) Ltd.
Registered Office: Spring Mill, Earby, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB94 0AA.
Registered in England and Wales. Company Registration Number: 00965389.
VAT Registered Number: GB 598 22 99 77