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Dog Friendly, Cosy Fisherman's Cottage Within 150 Metres Of A Long Sandy Beach

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Caister-on-Sea, Nr. Great Yarmouth, North Norfolk, England - Village Location, Close To The Norfolk Broads And Just 3 Miles From Great Yarmouth

Sandy Cottage is an original mid 1800's semi detached Fisherman's Cottage. Recently refurbished it boasts a central location in the old part of Caister village, approx 150 metres from the quiet sandy beach and dunes (Dog friendly beach all year). Fishing is popular on the local beach, with a good selection of different species being caught all year round. Views of the Caister Life Boat Station and a partial sea view can be seen from the front bedroom window. With off street parking for 2 vehicles on a gravel driveway to the front of the cottage there is also plenty of additional parking on the road down the side of the property. The nearest pub and chip shop are situated about 150 metres away with several other pubs, restaurants, takeaways and shops within a 5-10 minute walk. The moated Caister Castle and the Beautiful Norfolk Broads National Park are just a very short drive away, giving you the opportunity to explore the Broads and maybe do some fishing aboard your very own Broads cruiser which you can hire for a day from one of the many local boatyards. The Cathedral City of Norwich is situated within a 30 minute drive. With its Castle, many Historical attractions and endless shops restaurants and entertainment, your sure to find something for everyone. The Seaside resort of Great Yarmouth is just 3 miles away with good public transport links (buses every 10 minutes). If you enjoy the flashing lights of the arcades on the seafront, enjoy a few white knuckle rides or are looking for some night-life then its well worth a visit. It also hosts a Shopping Centre, Racecourse, Golf course and Dog/Banger racing Stadium. If you want a quiet retreat or enjoy a busy schedule then Sandy Cottage is ideally placed for you to relax or explore the surrounding area.

More Details

Owner
Mr and Mrs Gabriel
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
26 April, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Caister-on-Sea in Norfolk & The Broads

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • First Floor Family Bathroom with full Bath and Shower over, Wash basin and WC Ground Floor Shower room with Shower cubical, Wash basin and WC
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Adult Sized Bunk Beds
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, Flat Screen TV Bedroom 2 with double bed, Flat Screen TV Bedroom 3 with Adult sized Bunk beds, Flat Screen TV All rooms furnished with a selection of pine furniture.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Sandy Cottage has a strict no smoking policy inside the cottage. Free Guest Wi-Fi. One Small to Medium Dog allowed (free of charge). More than one dog? Please contact owner. Couples and Family bookings only. Outside: To the front a shingle front garden incorporating off street parking for 2 vehicles. To the rear a secure courtyard garden, fenced with a table, 6 chairs, clothes airer and a Barbecue. All Bed Linen is Included, as are Bath and Hand Towels. Beach Towels are not provided. Sandy Cottage will be thoroughly cleaned with towels and bedding being changed between Guests. Please note: Due to the small steps and different floor heights on the ground floor and the original quaint narrow staircase which are typical in a property of this period, the cottage is unsuitable for wheelchair access and disabled guests.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)

5

Beautiful cottage in a perfect location

  • 5 of 5

My wife, myself and our Golden Retriever Piper have just spent a week at this outstanding cottage. The cottage itself is in a perfect position, so close to the dunes and long sandy beach. It is beautifully decorated with everything supplied you could wish for. The beds were so comfortable and having two bathrooms was a bonus. There is a lovely fish and chip shop at the end of the road, well worth a visit . We met many local residents who were very welcoming, always having time for a chat. We walked the beach and dunes every day for miles and Piper was in her element. Thanks to Gary the property owner, booking was simple. Any emails I sent him were answered very promptly. We will be booking this lovely cottage again for certain.

Thanks Gary and Denise. Gill, Derek and Piper.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful cottage had everything you need for a great holiday!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I took my son and family away for an Easter break. We had a wonderful time, it was my granddaughter's 9th birthday she had a fab time. My grandson is only 3 months old and loved the sea air. Also had my dog Bertie the wonder whippet with us, his first time at beach loved it, is a lovely beach. The cottage was great, comfy beds, so clean and inviting. My son and partner said they would love to stay again as we would also. Hope to visit again soon. Owners great very helpful.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful clean cottage

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful holiday in this beautiful cottage that is literally yards from the beach.

In short everything worked: the cottage is beautifully decorated, ideally situated, properly kitted out. It has two good bathrooms, TV in every room, fast internet access, local shops and pubs and restaurants, great beaches and dunes on the doorstep, great kitchen.

The photographs do not do it justice - it is much much better than it looks.

Don't hesitate, just book it!

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

all you could hope for and in a holiday cottage

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a wonderful holiday in Sandy Cottage with my husband ,daughter and 2 grandchildren (who were so excited that they had a television in their bedroom) the cottage was all we could want and more,with lovely décor comfortable furniture to sit on,really comfortable beds,2 bathrooms,and with 2 small grandchildren made life very easy,in previous reviews the stairs were mentioned,they were no problem to us but could understand less able people could find them difficult, the owners thought of everything including stair gates top and bottom,so once we were all in bed it gave us security because little ones can get up in the night,but bless them they slept very well, TV in everyroom,Wifi,we felt thoroughly spoilt, the owners could not have been more helpful from the initial booking, answering emails promptly.to top everything off we had the best weather and we all had a wonderful time.I would thoroughly recommend this cottage,and I do hope in the future we can return.regards Mrs Elmer and family

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Good Location

  • 5 of 5

The property was in a good Location.Inside it was well thought about and had all mod cons.was clean and comfortable.Would love to stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

very well present cottage done to very high standard which made our stay all the more enjoyable.

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully presented cottage that had everything we needed, very clean and homely. If your visiting this area and want home from home comfort with sandy beaches on the door step this cottage is perfect.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Spring
19 Apr 2017 - 27 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
From
£110
£550
 
 
Spring
28 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£357
for 3 nights
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£119
£595
 
 
Summer
27 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
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£130
£650
 
 
Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
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£150
£750
 
 
Summer Holidays
22 Jul 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£895
for 7 nights
£895
 
 
Autumn
9 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
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£130
£650
 
 
Autumn
30 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
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£110
£550
 
 
Autumn
21 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£417
for 3 nights
From
£139
£695
 
 
Winter
29 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£237
for 3 nights
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£79
£395
 
 
Winter
16 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
From
£130
£650
 
 
Christmas / New Year
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£537
for 3 nights
From
£179
£895
 
 
Winter
6 Jan 2018 - 9 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£237
for 3 nights
From
£79
£395
 
 
Winter
10 Feb 2018 - 16 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£297
for 3 nights
From
£99
£495
 
 
Winter
17 Feb 2018 - 28 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£237
for 3 nights
From
£79
£395
 
 
Easter
29 Mar 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£417
for 3 nights
From
£139
£695
 
 
Spring
14 Apr 2018 - 4 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
From
£110
£550
 
 
Spring
5 May 2018 - 25 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£357
for 3 nights
From
£119
£595
 
 
Summer
26 May 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
From
£130
£650
 
 
Summer
30 Jun 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
£750
 
 
Summer Holidays
21 Jul 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£895
for 7 nights
£895
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£395
for 7 nights
£395
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
Bookings are secured by a 25% non refundable deposit, with the remaining Balance becoming due 6 weeks before the holiday.
If booked 6 weeks or less before the holiday date then the full amount becomes payable at time of booking.
A Fully Refundable Damage Deposit of £100 will become payable before the start of your holiday.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday, Please vacate by 10am, arrival after 4pm. If you would like to arrive/depart on a different day please contact owner.

Notes on prices:
All prices are for one week.
Short 3 Night weekend breaks (Friday-Monday) charged at 60% of weekly tariff and weekday breaks (Monday-Friday) charged at 70% of weekly tariff are available outside of school holidays.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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