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Burrow Cottage

7 Nights FromSee prices

  • £250
    Low season
  • £450
    Peak season

Availability 12 month calendar

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Calendar last updated: 16th November 2017
Preferred arrival day: Flexible

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£169 Fri, 24 Nov 2017
7 nights - Try Norfolk in November!

Key Information

  • Sleeps

    2

  • Bedrooms

    1 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    Enquire
    With Owner

  • Children

    Please
    Enquire

  • WiFi

    Yes

  • Dogs

    Yes
    2 Dogs

  • Access

    Stairs

  • Star Rating

    4 Star
    4

  • Log Burner

About Burrow Cottage

Burrow Cottage sleeps two guests and is a charming period detached holiday cottage which is part of a secluded barn conversion and small-holding nestling at the end of a half mile private drive. Overlooking a five acre field which is grazed by rare breed Kerry Hill sheep and a small flock of free range chickens, Burrow Cottage provides a tranquil retreat close to the Norfolk coastline.

The cottage is a perfect base for those who enjoy walking and cycling - you can step out of the front door and have direct access onto miles of public footpaths and quiet green lanes.

Just three miles away are the sandy beaches of Mundesley and the traditional Victorian seaside resorts of Cromer and Sheringham are within easy reach, as are the stylish Georgian market towns of Burnham Market and Holt.

There are plenty of interesting places to visit nearby including the historic halls of Blickling, Holkom, Houghton and Felbrigg with their fascinating interiors, delightful gardens and cafes. The seal colony and sea-birds at The Blakney Point Sanctuary is also a popular attraction with regular boat trips from the villages of Blakney and Morston.

For those you want to leave the car at home, Gunton Station (on the Bittern Line) is just a ten minutes walk from the cottage and you can catch a train to Sheringham and Cromer or Norwich via North Walsham and Wroxham. The North Norfolk Coastal Hopper also offers is a regular bus service that runs from Hunstanton and Cromer, allowing you to hop on and off the bus as much as you wish and explore the beautiful and varied Norfolk coastline including the walks, historic harbour villages and the many pubs and cafes. What's more you can take your dog for free!

Burrow Cottage sits to the North of the Norfolk Broads 'Britains Magical Waterland' where you can enjoy a host of water sports including sailing, kayaking and canoeing. Day boats are available to hire from one of the many boatyards providing a great way to explore the severn rivers and sixty three broads that are a haven for wildlife.

The beautiful City of Norwich, England's best preserved medieval city, is half an hour away by car or train. Its skyline is dominated by two cathedrals, its Norman castle and many medieval churches, providing a splendid backdrop. It has a wealth of Victorian architecture, the 21st Century Forum and an Art Deco city hall. With a thriving cultural scene, Norwich is a vibrant city to visit with its ubiquitous modern shopping centre, Chaplefields.

The surrounding area offers a great choice of pubs with the exceptional Gunton Arms (this years Michelin pub of the year 2013) just three miles from the cottage. The Vernon Arms in Southrepps also provides excellent food and good beer and the Trunch Crown is worth a visit. The local shop is just over a mile away in Trunch village and there is a Waitrose and Sainsburys in North Walsham.

Burrow Cottage is a recently converted brick and flint building which retains much of its original character whilst offering all the modern comforts you would expect for a relaxing holiday. A perfect retreat for couples seeking a quiet secluded break.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Pete & Steph Birch joined Independent Cottages in January 2013


1) Phone:

2) Enquire online:

3) Visit the owner's website (opens in a new window):

Amenities / Facilities

  • Log Burner
  • Beach Nearby
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Accessible by Public Transport
  • Cot
  • Pub Nearby
  • Bike Storage
  • Golf Nearby
  • Kingsize +
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • Shower
  • WiFi

Location (Norfolk)

Accommodation comprises:

  • Entrance hall.
  • Bathroom with electric shower, wash basin and WC.
  • Well equipped kitchen with microwave, dishwasher and French windows.
  • Open plan dining room and lounge with comfortable sofa, television / DVD and wood burning stove for cosy nights in.
  • Steep stairs lead up to...
  • Bedroom with king-size bed.

Outside: French doors lead to the garden with a patio area and garden furniture. There is a small grassed area and delightful well maintained flower beds.

Additional Information: Underfloor heating throughout. Up to two pets accepted at a small additional charge. Travel cot available but please bring your child's own bedding (the cottage is great for a small baby in arms but not suitable for toddlers). There are a couple of well maintained bicycles which can be hired on a daily basis or for the duration of your stay. The first basket of logs are supplied for the wood-burner, additional wood and kindling is available for a small charge. Welcome pack provided which includes tea, coffee, milk, a home baked loaf made from local wheat with a jar of home-made raspberry jam and a few free range eggs when they are laying!

Star Rating: 4 Star 4

Burrow Cottage Tariff & Supplementary Information

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 2 in 1 bedroom (King-size bedroom)
Children:
Enquire with owner
Dogs/Pets:
2 Dogs welcome
Accessibility:
Unlikely to be suitable for wheelchair users. Please discuss any specific accessibility requirements with the owner
Smoking:
No smoking
Prices for 7 nights:
Low Season from £250
Mid Season from £350
High Season from £430
Peak Season £450
Preferred Arrival Day:
Flexible
Payment Options:
Paypal, Cheque, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)1263 834646 before paying by bank transfer.
Please discuss any requirements regarding your pet(s) with the property owner.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

Pete & Steph Birch
Member Since January 2013

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Burrow Cottage Noticeboard

This years lambs will arrive in April - We still have some availability, come and experience the joy of lambing (from a distance). Or close up if you are really keen!

Last Minute Offers

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 for 7 nights, £169
Try Norfolk in November!
Sat, 2 Dec 2017 for 7 nights, £151
Have a pre Christmas break
Sat, 9 Dec 2017 for 7 nights, £151
Calm down before Christmas - Have a break!

Burrow Cottage 12 month availability calendar

  • Available
  • Unavailable
* Calendar last updated: 16th November 2017