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Comfortable Early Victorian Cottage, Full Gas Central Heating

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Snettisham, nr. Sandringham, Hunstanton, RSPB reserves & North Norfolk Coast, England - Ideal Location For North Norfolk Coast-Short walk to 14th Century Pub/Gastro Restaura

Gas centrally heated, comfortable early Victorian 2 bedroom cottage, in row of 7 similar cottages, with sitting room, dining room and kitchen. Upstairs 2 bedrooms both with double bed, upstairs bathroom with roll top bath with separate walk-in shower. Garden with lawn and patio area. For the benefit of our all our guests smoking and dogs are not allowed at the cottage. Short drive from beautiful North Norfolk coast. Set in the pretty conservation village of Snettisham with its famous R.S.P.B Nature reserve and beach. Family farm park in village. Roman road Peddars Way passes near the village.


Owner
Eric & Marlene Steinacker
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
23 July, 2017

About Eric & Marlene Steinacker

My wife and I have lived in Norfolk nearly all our lives and know this part of Norfolk very well indeed and will be pleased to help all visitors to get the most out of their stay.

Eric & Marlene Steinacker purchased this cottage in 2010

Why Eric & Marlene Steinacker chose Kings Lynn & West Norfolk

This is a lovely cottage in the friendly village of Snettisham-All the North Norfolk attractions are easy to visit from this location-yet is away from the busy part of the coast.

What makes this cottage unique

The property is comfortable and larger than similar cottages in the area and we live only about 100 yards from the cottage so know the area very well and we are at hand if any help is required. Please note prices Jan 2nd to 18th March & 3rd Dec to 23rd Dec are for 2 people-additional people at £10 per night per person.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Another lovely week at your fabulous cottage-see you again in October Mr & Mrs G-Chepstow

Our second stay in this lovely cottage, looking forward to coming back in November.Mr & Mrs W-Southampton

This could be the best of the many cottages we have stayed in over the years in the UK & Europe. Superb & welcoming after a long long journey-R & H K, Vancouver Island Canada.

Our every need anticipated, every comfort provided, spotlessly clean & a pleasure to stay here. We will miss our little home & look forward to returning Mr & Mrs S Clacton-on-sea.

'Wow! What a spotless and tastefully done cottage-would definitely come back if in the area'. Mr & Mrs P-Leeds.

Beautiful cosy cottage, photos do not do it justice, we will recommend to family & friends-The P family



'Lovely cottage, photos do not do it justice'. Ms M. Nottinghamshire.
Sep 2010
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Snettisham in Snettisham

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with separate walk-in-shower and roll top bath.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, dressing table and large wardrobe. Bedroom 2 with double bed with wardrobe.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: For the benefit of guests we do not allow pets or smoking inside the cottage. There are no extra charges for heating. All bed linen, towels and tea towels are provided. Homemade cakes to welcome you on your arrival. Lovely well established garden to relax in. Outside: Lawned garden with flower borders-patio area, table, chairs and bench seating. Cleaning / Towels / Linen: Towels and linen included changed weekly. Gas central heating included in price. Other: Dining room with pine table, 6 chairs, pine bench, window seat overlooking rear garden. CD Player.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

Comfortable Early Victorian Cottage, Full Gas Central Heating
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

Beautiful cottage, great location

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I looked at many cottages for us and our 22 month old daughter to stay in and are so pleased we chose this one!

The cottage is immaculate; it is clean, has lovely decor, and the layout and rooms sizes are great with plenty of room for us and our things. Its really easy to find and has on street parking right outside the door. There is a Co-Op about a 15 minute walk away which was handy and although the cottage is on a long road it was very quiet. The garden is also lovely and peaceful. Marlene and Eric were really helpful when booking the cottage, and even left us some yummy home made muffins and jam to welcome us! They provided a high chair and travel cot so we didn't have to bring ours, and even set the cot up for us and provided linens for it. It was the best travel cot we've used (better than our own!) as the mattress was much thicker than any others I've seen.

The location is great, we went somewhere different each day (we stayed for a week), usually within a 30 minute drive, and there were options for rainy days too. Would particularly recommend the boat trips to see the seals at Morston Quay, and our favourite day put was the Deer Safari which is in Snettisham itself! You can feed the deer by hand!

We had a fantastic week and have already recommended the cottage and area to friends.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Natalie, thank you very much for your wonderful review and for recommending us, so pleased you had a lovely holiday Kind regards Eric & Marlene
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5

A brilliant cottage which we highly recommend!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at this brilliant cottage many times and have often recommended it to our friends! The property is tastefully and comfortably furnished, with all the facilities you need to make this a real "home-from-home" on the Norfolk coast. As keen wildlife photographers we enjoy touring Britain and have stayed at countless holiday cottages, but this little gem is our favourite bolt-hole when we need a base for touring all the top birdwatching areas of North and Mid Norfolk - only a very short drive from Holme and Titchwell and well-placed for a day at Welney or Cley, in addition to Snettisham beach of course! The cottage is warm in the coldest of Winters and parking is easy right at the front door. The kitchen is very well equipped if you like to stay in and cook, with everything spotlessly clean and well-maintained. Marlene's cup cakes are a welcome part of our arrival, sometimes accompanied by her lovely home-made jam - super little touches which make this very reasonably-priced cottage outstrip lots of its more expensive counterparts! Highly recommended (as long as you don't want to stay when we do !!)

Polly and Malcom Chepstow

  • Review Submitted: Jan 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review we do try to provide a few extras to make people feel welcome and their stay a little bit special and memorable. We now have several people who return regularly so feel we must be getting it right.
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5

Got to be the best little house in Norfolk

  • 5 of 5

This property really does live up to what it says on the tin. Everything we needed was there and we were fortunate enough to meet the owners as we arrived early.

The property was exceptionaly clean and tidy all we had to do was unpack,plenty of storage space available.

The extra touches proves the thought that has been put into this property,the garden is a little oasis with the same care and thought as the interior.

Marlenes home made buns and jam are to die for. We found it an ideal base for visiting North Norfolk whatever the weather. We will be definnitely visiting again, excellent value for money. .

  • Review Submitted: Sep 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to send your review-we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and thank you for your kind words. Hope to see you again in the future. Marlene & Eric
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5

we loved this cottage!

  • 5 of 5

A very well equipped, spotless cottage which was very welcoming and comfortable .... a real home from home! We loved the garden where there is always a choice of sun or shade, and the birds sang all day long! We explored the lanes and villages on our bikes, and loved our evening ride down to the beach when the tide was in and a friendly seal popped up to play each day!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the trouble to write this review-we are very pleased you enjoyed your stay.
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5

Fabulous cottage & owners

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here over the easter weekend and very glad we did. Great location for families, lots to do within a short drive. Great local pubs/food and close to a few shops& beaches.

The cottage itself was spotless and really well equipped. The owners left very thoughtful gifts for us and went above and beyond. Will definitely be returning.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope you visit Snettisham again in the future
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5

Christmas at West Row Cottage

  • 5 of 5

A lovely warm cosy cottage - ideal for a Christmas break. Well equipped & spotlessly clean. Personal touches of homemade jam, mince pies, & chocolates were greatly appreciated.

An excellent place for discovering West Norfolk, some fabulous beaches close by and wonderful walks. Great country pubs.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 29, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Barpub
700 Metres
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
700 Metres
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Snettisham

Coast/Beach:

2 miles to beach and RSPB reserve and coastal path.

Distances:

Cottage in the village of Snettisham. Sandringham House and gardens 5 minutes drive. Town of King's Lynn with medieval quarter 10 miles. Wells-next-the-sea, 30 minutes drive. North Norfolk coastal villages are all close and accessible

Further Details:

Snettisham has a 14th century pub and restaurant, Bistro,chemist also post office & newsagents. Also Doctors surgery and dentist.

Park Farm-working farm where you can feed the animals groom horses ,tractor rides through deer park, adventure playground etc. Royal Sandringham estate,Church and grounds all open to the public.

Wells-next-the-sea-visit the longest narrow gauge steam railway in the world, which runs to Walsingham famed for centuries for pilgrimage to the famous slipper chapel with its healing waters. There is another small narrow gauge railway that runs from the quay to the beach and see the iconic beach huts overlooking the lovely sandy beach. Wells is renowed for its quaint harbour and variety of boats and location of Stephen Fry's 'Kingdom' TV series also where children of all ages enjoy catching local crabs from the quayside.

Seal trips to Blakeney point to see the norfolk seals. Holkham beach recently judged as one of best views in Britain-with Holkham Hall one of Britains majestic stately homes. Pensthorpe where the popular BBC series spring watch has been filmed for the last 3 years, ideal attraction for those who love nature, wildlife and the outdoors with nature trails, lakes, birdwatching and stunning gardens.

Titchwell marsh RSPB reserve one of Britain's premier bird watching sites, walk from the visitors centre to the beach passing shallow lagoons which are often full of birds. Lots of other interesting places to visit such as:Castle Rising 12th century Norman Castle-Cley marshes nature reserve, Fakenham races, Iceni study centre/iron age village, ecotech centre, Felbrigg Hall stately home, Hillside animal and shire horse sanctuary, Houghton Hall a fine palladian mansion set in beautiful parkland, langham glass, Norfolk Lavender [minutes from cottage]. Peddars way and Norfolk coast path and much more information in the cottage.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Snettisham, Norfolk & The Broads

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer
15 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£550
for 7 nights
£550
 
 
Sept
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£400
for 7 nights
£400
 
 
Oct
30 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£350
for 7 nights
£350
 
 
Nov + Dec
28 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£225
for 7 nights
£225
 
 
Xmas
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
New Year
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£450
for 7 nights
£450
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

For the benefit of our guests we do not allow smoking or dogs.

Deposit of £100 per week to secure dates. Balance required 6 weeks before arrival
Payments can be made by bank transfer or cheque (transfers from foreign bank accounts incurr extra cost to the owner-please add an additional £7.00 to any payment)
All payments are non-refundable

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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