10 Best Holiday Lodges In Norfolk, England - Updated 2024

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Are you looking to go on your next holiday vacation with your family or loved ones in the Norfolk, The UK? Norfolk is best known for The Norfolk Boards and national parks with picturesque views of the countryside. Norfolk is also a bird-watcher’s paradise where one can see birds of various species like kingfishers, geese, and more! In this article, we have curated some of the hidden gems you might want to consider staying at. They aren’t your typical hotels but we’re sure that you’ll have a fantastic and unique experience! From stargazing from hot tubs to long walks on the beach and even having a private boat in your backyard, there’s something for everyone here. Scroll on to find out about the best holiday lodges in Norfolk, the UK.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 26, 2024.

1. Charming and modern boathouse (from USD 159)

This charming boathouse is perfect for couples looking for a romantic getaway. It is beautifully furnished and sleeps up to two people. It even has a hot tub rental available! There is also a sunny patio where you can lounge after a busy day of exploring the city. There is also a pub and cafe in the vicinity - both are just a short five minutes walk away. Amenities include free parking, Wi-Fi, television, a well-equipped kitchen, a barbeque grill, and more.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
331 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire chalet 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable with lovely extras with robes and slippers
the boat house was clean and comfortable with great views both front and back
excellent bar and small comfortable screening room which felt quite intimate
the bed was super comfy and the shower was lovely- nice added touch with heated floor
spotlessly clean and a comfy bed
everything was very clean with some lovely finishing touches
really clean and well looked after
warm clean and very comfortable
spotlessly clean with everything you might need for your stay
jane the host is so lovely kind
jane is an excellent host and made sure we had every bit of information available to ourselve
definitely recommend the pub down the road (the maltsters) nice staff and great food
lovely touches from the host to make the stay extra special for our mini-moon
jane’s a great host and couldn’t have been more helpful
the location of the boathouse is ideal for travelling round the broads
beautiful place in a lovely location
we loved the beautiful location of the boat house
close to amazing walks and a historic church
a comfortable space in a quiet location
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2. Rustic and peaceful cottage (from USD 488)

If you’re a group of friends or family looking to escape your everyday life and have some time in seclusion, this is the perfect place for you. This cottage is situated in the centre of a private 200-acre (81-hectare) woodland and is the only dwelling within the wood. This home dates back all the way to 1850 but has been fully restored and newly refurbished in 2016 so you can expect to live here comfortably! This is also a great place for wildlife enthusiasts as the woodland is home to a large number of bird and animal species. Bike rental is available as well.

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Wood Norton, England, United Kingdom
20 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cottage 6 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen towel and more than two tea towels would have made it perfect
the house was very clean and nicely presented
the host canceled this reservation 143 days before arrival
the host was very friendly extremely helpful and quite quick to respond
a great place for a unique stay
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3. Boutique rural retreat with hot tub (from USD 179)

This rural retreat is once again perfect for couples wanting to get away from the busy and chaotic everyday life and are on the hunt for some peace and quiet. As it is situated on stilts on the side of the hill, you’ll be able to have uninterrupted views of the valley and meadows which surround the area. Do also note that some mobile providers have poor coverage in this area. That aside, the hosts take pride in providing the utmost comfort with high-quality beds and sofas so you’ll be guaranteed a relaxing stay!

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Marsham, Norfolk, United Kingdom
529 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Treehouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable bed & excellent facilities such as the coffee machine bbq and kitted out kitchen
the kitchen is well stocked and has some nice additions such as the coffee machine
the outside space and facilities was excellent bbq hot tub fire pit and furnishings were enjoyed over a class of wine
clean and comfortable with beautiful views from stiltz and from the hot tub
spotless and clean throughout
stilz was spotlessly clean and the hot tub just perfect
we had an amazing two day stay place was really clean lots of extra touches and great communication
super clean and lots of little touches that made it extra nice
the lodge it's self was immaculately clean and very well equipped
great facilities and information provided by our hosts
great stay hosts really helpful
thanks to our hosts
amazing place with great hosts
chrissy and paul were great hosts
amazing location with miles of fab walking from the doorstep
beautiful location for a relaxing get away
great location being secluded away from the crowds but close enough to enjoy the near by amenities
the location is great; quiet and remote but easy to drive to local shops and pubs
brilliant location perfect for a retreat
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4. Cozy timber clad barn (from USD 102)

The hosts have tastefully decorated this home such that guests will be able to get a taste of countryside living but with a modern twist. What’s special is that the living area has a folding door that allows you to open up your living space to the outdoors! If you’re staying in, you’ll be pleased to know that there is a widescreen projector, cinematic sound quality, Wi-Fi, and even an LED-lit pool table. There is also a very well-equipped kitchen with an electric ho, a microwave,a grill, and a convection oven.

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Tunstead, Norwich, United Kingdom
409 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Barn 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the hi fi and the pool table loads of space
the sofa/bed is big and comfortable
had a fantastic stay apple tv and music worked brilliantly
slept very well on the sofa bed which turned into a huge and very comfortable bed
thanks we had a lovely stay really enjoyed the pool table and projector screen
a clean and modern and space
em’s place was very clean quiet and stylish
quiet area nice clean and modern lodge
the place was clean and had everything we needed
very clean and entertainment system and pool table were enjoyable touches
great host as well
they are really great hosts
both hosts were extremely helpful and attentive
thank you very much for being a great host
lovely place friendly hosts and very helpful
amazing beautiful location excellent accommodation
the location is great as it is close to norwich the broads and the coast
superb location very peaceful highly recommended
good location to travel to norwich and the coast
there’s a nice local within walking distance
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5. Luxury cottage overlooking the creek (from USD 248)

This spacious and newly renovated cottage houses up to six people. Here, you’ll find that you can wake up to scenic views overlooking the creek. There is an outdoor patio where you might want to have your breakfast while enjoying the view at the same time. The living space is great for lounging in as well as it has a large oak table with benches, sofas and armchairs, a wood burner, a TV, a DVD player, and more.

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146 reviews   Wifi Available
cottage 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage has everything you could ask for great facilities good position
just the best location and so cosy
what a beautiful house in a perfect location
yet another great break at hamden house a really comfortable property in a convenient location in wells
the house has everything you need and the location is perfect
the location is wonderful and many happy hours were spent on the terrace watching the changing vistas
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6. Three-bedroom flint abode in Burnham Market (from USD 201)

This home is situated in Burnham Market and houses up to six people. You’ll be in close proximity to Burnham Market town where you’ll find several interesting shops and restaurants. From here, you’re also a short drive to many of the seaside towns such as Wells-on-the-Sea and Hunstanton. What’s special about this is home is that there’s a secured garden for you to explore; it is especially perfect if you have a pet dog with you. Basic amenities are provided but do note that you’ll need to bring your own towels.

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Burnham Market, England, United Kingdom
cottage 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable well situated cottage for family of 4
this cottage is lovely throughout very spacious and comfortable accommodation
burnham market is in a good place to discover north norfolkthe house was clean and very comfortable
it was clean and is also very well equipped in the kitchen bedding umbrellas etc
i would also like to say that all correspondence with the owner was excellent
he sent through a very detailed list of places to visit eat drink etc which was very helpful
great property in a very convenient location
it is in a great location
lovely property with character and great access to burnham market town with its interesting shops and restaurants
high standard with great atmosphere in perfect town location
perfect place to enjoy burnham market and the north norfolk coast with friends and family
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7. Modern home near the beach (from USD 112)

This home is situated in Rainbows End Chalet Park which is just minutes away from the beach. Aside from the beach, you’ll also find several restaurants, pubs, cafes, and convenience stores in the vicinity. This home is also really well-equipped, with a television, a DVD player with a selection of DVDs, a kitchen, a washing machine, an iron, and picnic essentials such as rugs, cups, plates, and more! You can also use the activity box which contains games and puzzles.

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34 reviews   Wifi Available
chalet 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
clean towels clean bedding games etc etc
the chalet was absolutely lovely clean and welcoming
accommodation was very clean and comfortable with a very well stocked kitchen
it’s in a brilliant location very close to an amazing beach
beautiful little property with excellent location and wonderful service
we could definitely recommend this place without a shadow of doubt
fantastic set up great location with lots to see and do around
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8. Lavish holiday property on River Bure (from USD 770)

This cottage has the perfect balance between being too far and too close to the city. While it is located on the edge of the River Bure, it is also a short walk from the centre of Wroxham and in the heart of the Norfolk Broads National Park. The most amazing thing about this has got to be the five-seater boat and a canoe, which are available for guests to use once upon attending an obligatory short training presentation. There is even a games room with a pool table, television, and an X-box. You’ll definitely be kept occupied while staying here!

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Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
cottage 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the hot tub and games room were great also
the house was very comfortable rooms decorated nicely lovely spacious kitchen/dinner/lounge area and seating for all
friendly helpful owner (robert) even rang me on arrival day
the owners communication was clear and easy to understand
fabulous property set in a quiet area ideal for fishing
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9. Nostalgic stone cottage in Hunstanton (from USD 177)

This medieval times-inspired stone cottage is situated in Hunstanton and houses up to eight people. In this spacious home, you’ll find a games room to keep yourselves entertained. You can also lounge in the garden area on sunny days to enjoy the warmth of the sun or even suntan. There is even a hot tub you can soak in! Amenities include Wi-Fi, television, washer, dryer, heater, and more.

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Heacham, England, GB
10 reviews  
cottage 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we stayed at this cottage for almost a month and found it extremely relaxing and comfortable
the house was well equipped and the beds were very comfortable
heacham is lovely chickens ducks a playpark shops and the beach all within walking distance
very well placed for the beach but far enough away not to be disturbed
we wanted a place to relax for a few days and this was the perfect place
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10. Romantic hideaway in a cosy cottage

If you’re looking for a cottage with a minimalistic interior inspired by your Pinterest moodboards, this is the place to be! It is decorated in a tasteful nautical theme and includes a large walk-in shower room. If you’re looking to stay in during the harsh winter nights, you can entertain yourselves with Netflix and board games while sitting by the log burner. Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen, free parking, Wi-Fi, bathroom essentials, an indoor fireplace, heating, hairdryers, and more!

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North Elmham, England, United Kingdom
154 reviews  
Entire cottage 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the amenities were superb and were made to feel very welcome and comfortable
great stay very cozy great amenities nice surprize of eggs and milk
the bed was very comfortable and the whole cottage is really wonderful
a lovely place to stay - warm and comfortable - just as the name suggests
we had a delicious meal at the kings head and lunch and breakfast at hamptons nearby
cottage was very clean and well presented
a beautifully quiet clean and cosy cottage
this is a lovely little cottage which is cosy clean and beautifully decorated
well equipped kitchen sparkly clean stylish and comfortable
the cottage is decorated to the highest standard and is so comfortable and clean
john & linda were excellent hosts
the hosts were very welcoming
john and linda were lovely hosts
john and linda are wonderful airbnb hosts
john & linda are fantastic hosts
great location for exploring norfolk
quiet location which was perfect for us
great location for driving to the norfolk coast
in a fab location and easy to access different areas of norfolk
great location cosy place to stay and explore the area
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Quiet getaways in Norfolk

If you’re looking for a no-frills getaway and to have some proper bonding with your loved ones and family, these cozy houses are the way to go! You’ll find that several of them come equipped with televisions and board games which are great for staying in and spending some time with each other. If you’re afraid it might be too secluded, not to worry as most of the time, there are restaurants and convenience stores in the vicinity. We’re sure you’ll have great quality time with your loved ones here with minimal distractions!

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