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Beautifully Renovated Cottage Situated In Heart Of Town 5 Min Walk From Beach

People12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Hunstanton, Norfolk

Jasmine Cottage is a beautifully renovated Carrstone Cottage which is conveniently located in the heart of Hunstanton, being only a 2-minute walk from all amenities and a 5 minute walk from the beach. Jasmine Cottage has been tastefully renovated and fully modernised yet still retains considerable Victorian character and charm including exposed pine floors and pine doors. Additionally there is a sun lounge opening out onto a private mature garden with decking area and BBQ. The Cottage is fully equipped, to comfortably cater for up to 12 guests including babies, making it perfect for families and groups including a catering style kitchen. In the winter months guests can warm themselves in front of a large open fire. The ideal location for the perfect activity holiday in North Norfolk; whether you're into bird watching, walking, cycling, sand surfing or water sports, Jasmine Cottage is the first choice.


Owner
Hazel Neal
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2017

About Hazel Neal

In 2001 my husband (an experienced house renovator) and I were looking for a small holiday home in North Norfolk, somewhere fairly rural, when one Sunday lunch we happened upon a photo of Jasmine Cottage for sale in a local estate agent in Hunstanton. I fell in love with this falling down, rambling cottage on first sight and although it went to sealed bids we won and bought the house. I was 6 months pregnant, and we did not realise how convenient living in a town centre cottage is compared to our pre-children rural ideal.

For the next 3 years we lived between our homes in Leicester and Hunstanton, working and slowly renovating Jasmine Cottage with a baby - then toddler, then another baby. The cottage was completely renovated, being stripped back entirely to its shell and re furbished whilst keeping as many of its traditional features as possible.

Although is was hard work, we have many lovely memories of our two boys as babies and toddlers on Hunstanton beaches - digging, building and dune hopping and crabbing at Wells Next the Sea.

Hazel Neal purchased this cottage in 2002

Why Hazel Neal chose Kings Lynn & West Norfolk

Myself and my husband holidayed on the North Norfolk coast as children and loved the vastness of the beaches and walking in the area.

The main attraction about Jasmine Cottage was the traditional aspect and, although derelict, the cosy feel it had - original wooden floorboards, cute attic bedrooms, winding staircases, a multitude of rooms a bit tardis-like really - and of course the potential to make it a really nice cottage.

The location of the cottage is also ideal as it is situated just behind the High Street and therefore all amenities can be reached on foot. Including the beach which is literally a 5 minute walk and so is great for families.

Hunstanton sits right on the edge of a large Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - this is a most beautiful and diverse coastline with so much to experience.

http://www.visitnorfolk.co.uk/explore/North-Norfolk.aspx

What makes this cottage unique

As mentioned the cottage location is really ideal as you can walk to all amenities, including the beach.

There is a professional kitchen which can easily cater for a full house, and a private, enclosed, decked/stone garden to the rear with outdoor cooking and eating facilities which is overlooked by a sun room to the rear of the cottage.

In the winter there is an open fire in the lounge and a french wood burning stove in the dining room.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Hunstanton in King's Lynn and West Norfolk District

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Ground floor - wet room with WC, basin and walk in shower First floor - bath, shower, basin and WC Second floor - wash area with basin
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , Bunk beds
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , bunk beds
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed , twin beds
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Double Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 12 (6 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - attic room with bunk beds Bedroom 2 - attic room with double bed & TV Bedroom 3 - bunk beds Bedroom 4 - double bed, feature fireplace & TV Bedroom 5 - twin room overlooking the garden Bedroom 6 - double room with wash basin & TV
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: For your entertainment there is a selection of games, books and DVDs, WIFI and SKY Unfortunately pets can not be accommodated. Outside: The private garden is made up of part flagstone and part decked area with mature beds between. There is a BBQ area and a large table/chairs for alfresco dining. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The cottage will be cleaned before and after your stay. Bedding and bed lininen are provided. Hand towels and bath mats are provided in the wash areas. Personal towels are not provided. Other: Sun Room - with french doors opening onto the garden, the conservatory is an ideal place to relax.

Reviews

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Beautifully Renovated Cottage Situated In Heart Of Town 5 Min Walk From Beach
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5

Jasmine cottage Hunstanton

  • 5 of 5

Better than expected, very as spacious, very comfortable, excellent location everything within walking distance.

An as a Sainsbury's just around the corner.

Took the family six adults and three children all had an excellent time, didn't want to leave.

Everything you need and more for your holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lovely to hear you and your family enjoyed your holiday at Jasmine Cottage Craig and that the facilities and location contributed to your enjoyment. Many thanks for your lovely review. Hazel
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4

Lovely well equipped house.

  • 4 of 5

A very well equipped cottage with lots of space in a great central location. The downstairs was a bit chilly even with the heating on. Nice secluded garden. Possibly more bins around the house would be handy.

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous weekend stay

  • 5 of 5

Accomadated all 11 of us , plenty of room to move about , all bedrooms a lovely size ,open fire (very cosy) of which we used ,close to beach , fabulous stay , you want be disappointed to book this cottage :)

  • Review Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic location and accommodation!

  • 5 of 5

Great house for our 3 families (10 people) to stay in. Lots of clean rooms, great facilities and superb location. Only a few minutes walk away from the front - our children loved the house and Hunstanton; its family pier and sealife centre were amazing. Very helpful owners and we will definitely return. Thank you for a fantastic stay.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great spacious cottage in a fab location

  • 5 of 5

A walking weekend with the girls was made perfect by this accommodation. It has everything you need, is spacious and comfortable. Evenings with a real fire were fab! Owners are friendly and helpful - they are very knowlegable about the area too.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautifully maintaianed, good location

  • 5 of 5

A warm and cosy place to stay in the winter. Had a lovely roaring fire in the lounge. Perfect location for walks along the beach. Also close to lots of small shops in the town. Hope to return again soon.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Norwich
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Chives
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Old Hunstanton
Nearest Motorway
87 Miles
M11
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Chives
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Hunstanton
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

For families - 5 min walk to large sandy beach with donkey rides and boat trips into the wash in the summer and a variety of entertainment incl: fair, mini golf, sealife centre, swimming pool and endless ice cream!

Or - 5 minute drive (20 min walk) to Old Hunstanton's enourmous sandy beach lined by dunes & beach huts with access to the coastal walking path which takes you onwards through the Area of Oustanding Natural Beauty towards Brancaster, Holkam, Wells and beyond.

Travel:

Nearest airport Norwich (approx 45 miles) or Stanstead (approx 87 miles). Nearest train station Kings Lynn (16 miles).

Taxis available in Hunstanton.

Bus station in Hunstanton where the Coasthopper local bus service stops and allows travellers to hop on and off along the coast as they choose (good for walkers who can't quite face the walk home).

Distances:

Kings Lynn (historic ancient port & market town) 16 miles

Sandringham (house, museum & country park) 8 miles

Titchwell Nature Reserve (birdwhatching and archeology) 6 miles

Brancastor (sailing, Scolt Head Island, salt marshes, bird life) 7 miles

Holkham & Wells Next the Sea (fabulous beaches, Holkham Hall) 15 miles

Burnham Market (pretty market town) 15 miles

Sheringham & Cromer (seaside towns with golf courses) 36-40 miles

Norwich approx 45 miles

Further Details:

There is much to do and see in this very special area of Norfolk. A multitude of inland and coastal walks, a huge variety of coastlines to explore and a birdwatcher’s paradise along this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

There is a wide range of water/wind based activity to choose from; Hunstanton has a new Sailing Club, Snettisham Sailing Club (4 miles), Brancaster Sailing Club (7 miles) where you can canoe, sail and paddle board and fantastic beaches along the coast including Hunstanton, Brancaster and Wells on windy days (many) for kite surfing, land boarding and wind surfing.

For cyclists, National Cycle Network Route 1 offers a fascinating journey through West Norfolk.

For walkers (there are numerous routes) including: The Norfolk Coast Footpath which is right on the doorstep, running 47 miles along the North Norfolk Coast and the historic Peddars Way which follows the path of an old romanroad from Hunstanton to Knettishall Heath near the old market town of Thetford.

There are many characteristic pubs which serve good food all the way along the coast, with lovely beers, outside areas for families and enormous fires in the winter, some worth mentioning: Ancient Mariner (Old Hunstanton), Lifeboat, The Orange Tree or The Old Coach House (Thornnham), The Ship, The Jolly Sailors or the White Horse (Brancaster), The Hoste Arms (Burnham Market), The Lord Nelson (Burnham Thorpe).

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Hunstanton, 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
 
Rate 5
16 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,400
for 7 nights
£1,400
 
 
Rate 6
3 Sep 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£575
for 2 nights
From
£288
£1,200
 
 
Rate 7
17 Sep 2017 - 14 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£575
for 2 nights
From
£288
£1,000
 
 
Rate 8
15 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£343
for 2 nights
£1,200
 
 
Rate 9
29 Oct 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£575
for 2 nights
From
£288
£900
 
 
Rate 10
17 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£600
for 2 nights
From
£300
£1,400
 
 
Rate 11
7 Jan 2018 - 10 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£575
for 2 nights
From
£288
£900
 
 
Rate 12
11 Feb 2018 - 17 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 7 nights
£1,100
 
 
Rate 13
18 Feb 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£575
for 2 nights
From
£288
£900
 
 
Rate 14
1 Apr 2018 - 5 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£862
for 3 nights
From
£288
£1,100
 
 
Rate 15
6 May 2018 - 26 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£575
for 2 nights
From
£288
£1,000
 
 
Rate 16
27 May 2018 - 2 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,155
for 7 nights
£1,155
 
 
Rate 3
3 Jun 2018 - 23 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£575
for 2 nights
From
£288
£1,000
 
 
Rate 4
24 Jun 2018 - 14 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£575
for 2 nights
From
£288
£1,200
 
 
Rate 17
15 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,400
for 7 nights
£1,400
 
 
Rate 18
2 Sep 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£575
for 2 nights
From
£288
£1,200
 
 
Rate 19
16 Sep 2018 - 13 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£575
for 2 nights
From
£288
£1,000
 
 
Rate 20
14 Oct 2018 - 27 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,200
for 7 nights
£1,200
 
 
Rate 21
28 Oct 2018 - 15 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£575
for 2 nights
From
£288
£900
 
 
Rate 22
16 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
2 night minimum stay
£600
for 2 nights
From
£300
£1,400
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
Bookings are normally Saturday to Saturday
Arrival should be after 3pm
Departure-the property should be vacated by 10am

Rental includes all electricity for lighting, cooking and showers
Fresh linen for each bed, tea towels, hand towels and bath mats
Hot water
Central heating

Payment:

Where a booking is made 6 weeks prior to arrival, the full amount is required.


Changeover Day:
Changeover is normally Saturday however over Christmas and New Year, changeover day is flexible.

Notes on prices:
Weekend rates

2 night stay £575
3 night stay £775.

Xmas and New Year
3 night stay - £900
4 night stay - £1100
(dates flexible)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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