OwnersDirect uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
OwnersDirect uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992

A Modern Sea View Upside Down House With Fabulous Sea Views and Blue Flag beach

Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking


About the property

A Modern Sea View House in Mundesley, North Norfolk, England - Quiet Location Close To The Beach,Two Bedrooms, Great Sea Views

The Lookout is an upside down house with lovely sea views, and is very close to the award winning Blue Flag beach in the quiet but very popular village of Mundesley, The property has been fully redecorated and refurnished for 2018, The property has one king size and one twin bedroom on the ground floor, tastefully furnished with comfortable beds and flat screen TVs. The ground floor also houses the large bathroom, with full size bath, and separate large shower cubicle. On the first floor there is the spacious lounge and kitchen/diner that has double doors opening out onto the sea view balcony where you can enjoy a glass of wine taking in the fabulous sea view. There is also a spiral staircase which leads from the balcony to the rear garden. There is a well equipped kitchen with all the usual kitchen appliances, and leading from there is the upstairs WC. The property has full gas central heating. There is private parking for two cars to the front of the property and to the rear of the property there is a fully enclosed garden with table and chairs and BBQ. From the rear garden gate you can access the coastal path, which in turn leads to steps directly onto the award winning beach. Mundesley beach was voted the best beach in England in 2016, and has again been awarded Blue Flag status for 2017. Free WiFi is available. The centre of the village is an 8 minute walk away, and it has every local amenity including a Tesco Express, post office, greengrocers, butchers, chemists, several cafes, two fish & chip shops, chinese takeaway, Hot Rocket wood fired pizzas serve twice a week, craft shops, and three local hotels each serving food. There is also a children's play area, skate park, and outdoor gym. Pets are accepted at The Lookout.

Very recently Mundesley was voted into the semi final of "Village of the Year 2018" hosted by Penelope Keith on Channel 4, she said that "Marvellous Mundesley is a lovely historic seaside village, and there's nothing better than a day at the seaside, and this village doesn't just boast an award winning beach, its the villagers themselves that deserve a medal"

More Details

Property Manager
Bev Reynolds
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
19 April, 2018

Why Bev Reynolds chose Mundesley

The Lookout is a beautiful, comfortable property which has enviable sea views, we are also delighted that it is situated in the delightful village of Mundesley which has just been voted into the semi finals of the 2018 Village of the Year competition on Channel 4.

What makes this house unique

Upside down house with large balcony overlooking the sea, with fantastic sea views.

Guestbook comments from the manager

It has been lovely, The Lookout is wonderful, and so beautifully curated, you have a real talent! We look forward to coming back soon!
Feb 2018
  • 1 of 7


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Mundesley in North Norfolk District

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • A security deposit of £150 is required on arrival, this will be returned within seven days subject to no damage occurring. Thank you.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes on accommodation: We are happy to welcome dogs at The Lookout at a cost of £20 per stay, with a maximum of one large or two small dogs. A selection of games, books and DVDs are provided. Outside: The enclosed rear gardens have a small table and chairs and a BBQ and there is parking for two cars to the front of both properties


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)

86% Complete
13% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
A Modern Sea View Upside Down House With Fabulous Sea Views and Blue Flag beach
average rating of 4.866667 based on 22 reviews

Lovely views and well equipped property

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic sea views from the lounge and quick access to the beach. We were delighted by the comfortable and well presented property. We had stormy weather and enjoyed sheltering in this wonderful home. Breezy sea walks with the dog, deep bath tub to soak in and Netflix for evenings in. Would recommend for location and high spec finish of the house. LOVED it. Thanks Bev for your friendly hello and helpfulness.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your great review, and although the weekend weather was very "beast from the east", we're delighted you had such a relaxing time, and Red enjoyed her beach walks! We hope to see you again at The Lookout. Bev
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Perfect Dog Friendly Property.

  • 5 of 5

Well located property, close to beach access steps and town centre. Great facilities in property itself and ideal for our 2 dogs. Couldn't fault it!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Beautiful house lovely views .

  • 5 of 5

Lovely stay Bev & J the nicest house we have ever stayed in ,it was very clean everything we needed was there ,4 days wasn't enough ,we would recommend this lovely house to stay in ,we tried the Chinese and local fish and chip shop both lovely the ship inn pub good food to I will miss the house and view out to sea thankyou for the wine and lovely biscuits you gave us and the treats for our little dog will come back soon anita & family .

  • Review Submitted: 26-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Anita & Mike, Wow what a great review, thank you! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay, and we certainly look forward to you coming back to stay with us again. Many thanks Bev
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Wow what a fantastic get away

  • 5 of 5

I’m writing this review on behalf of my parents who have just spent a weekend at The Lookout! They had a fantastic time despite the bitterly cold weather. They couldn’t have had a warmer welcome. A bottle of wine, some sweet treats for them and some doggy treats for their pooch too! Bev the owner popped in just to check they had everything they needed and to answer any questions they had. The house was extremely well equipped (Bev had thought of everything they could need) and they said how lovely, warm, comfortable and spotlessly clean the whole house was.

The views are lovely, there’s easy access to the beach and lovely walks along the beach front. Mum and Dad are already planning their next trip there and we certainly intend to book up too. Thank you very much Bev for all your help in arranging this surprise trip for them and making it such a lovely (well deserved and much needed) break for them.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Cindy, Thank you for your tremendous review, and I was only too pleased to help give your parents a lovely weekend. I am delighted that they enjoyed their stay in spite of the cold weather, and I look forward to seeing you and your family again for a return stay at The Lookout. Thank you Bev
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Beautiful house and view warm in character

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful time. Wanted to take my girlfriend somewhere special. Highly recommended. I did a lot of research and the lookout looked the best. It didn’t disappoint. We bumped in Bev on the way in very friendly. There was a bottle of wine and delicious posh chocolate ginger biscuits! Not like a hotel, the house is actually warm and cosy, feels human, with everything you need, but without feeling like your stepping into someone’s house and personal style. Not an easy thing to pull off actually. Wonderful views and walks. Very beautiful sea. I’ll be recommending it to friends. Thanks for a great time.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Nick for the smashing review! We really try to make our guests feel at home, and we're so pleased The Lookout lived up to your expectations, come back and see us soon! Bev
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Clean beautifully decorated upside down house

  • 5 of 5

We stay here for christmas this year. We had four adults and 2 dogs in the Lookout. Everything was perfect. Bev came to greet us and to show us the ins and outs of the property before leaving us to our christmas break. I could not fault Bev or the the Lookout in anyway it was amazing. Everything has been freshly decorated with new furniture. We cooked a full christmas dinner there and the kitchen was very well equipt to do this. Eating breakfast on the balcony wrapped in a blanket was a perfect way to start the day. There are a couple of pubs nearby, a chinese and a fish and chip shop and a spar. We did not have to leave mundsley with the walk on the beach by the Lookout and the walk at the other end of mundsley it had everything we all wanted. Thankyou to Bev for putting some christmas decorations up and for making our christmas break brilliant.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We’re so pleased you had such an enjoyable Christmas at The Lookout, and thank you for such a positive review. Best wishes Bev
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Gunton Arms
Excellent food, in a quirky, but fantastic atmosphere
Bacton Wood
Excellent woodland walks for adults, children and dogs
The Gunton Arms
Hot Rocket Pizza
Open Tuesday and Thursday evenings 5pm to 8pm. Pizzas to die for!
The Dun Cow
Excellent pub grub
Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Nearest Train
5 Miles
North Walsham
Nearest Beach
Car: recommended


The Look Out has direct access to the beach via the coastal path and steps leading onto the beach and is 8 minutes walk from the village centre.


The nearest airport is Norwich, 22 miles away, and London Stansted is 106 miles away.

The closest railway station is North Walsham, 4 miles away.

A car is recommended.


Cromer: 6 miles

Sheringham: 15 miles

Holt: 18 miles

Norwich: 22 miles

Further Details:

Mundesley has excellent facilities for holidaymakers including a Tesco Express with cashpoint, an excellent butchers, greengrocers, post office, pharmacy, fresh fish, gift shops, and several coffee shops. Mundesley Health Centre is available in case of an emergency. There is a children's play area and skate park.

There are a couple of local pubs, and hotels that serve food at lunch times and evenings


Prices & Availability

Ask Manager a Question

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20
Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:

Arrival time is 4pm and Departure time is 10am. The front door key is in a key safe to the left of the front door and the code will be given two weeks prior to the holiday dates.

Changeover Day:
Saturday changeover is preferred, but other days may be possible

Notes on prices:
The price for dogs per stay at The Lookout is £20, and a maximum of either two small or one large dog is permitted,

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.