The barn's most impressive feature is the very large open plan 'L' shaped living space accommodating the kitchen, dining area and sitting room.
The stylish master bedroom has a super-king sized four poster bed and a contemporary en-suite shower with "his and hers" basins. The large twin bedroom is dual aspect with views over the woodland to the rear. The single bedroom, with a further single pull out bed, also has a rural aspect. The generous family bathroom, includes a standalone shower, with a spectacular oversized glass lantern. A separate utility room is the ideal place for a damp dog to dry off.
With terraced areas, wooded garden and ample parking in shared courtyard with Bixes Barn this really is a wonderful place to stay on holiday.
Swan Lodge Barns
Three wonderful dwellings, designed and developed around the need for high quality self-catering accommodation.
The barns have exposed beams, high ceilings and other period features which contrast beautifully with the modern kitchens and furniture.
Each property has a large feature woodburner in addition to the oil fired central heating.
Crisp white linen, very comfortable mattresses, warm duvets, fluffy towels and bathrobes are provided.
There is plenty of outdoor space with private terraces and BBQs. A large communal level grass area is the perfect place to use the croquet set or kick a football around. A swing and slide set with views on to the adjoining field is the perfect spot of children to play.
There is also a huge games room with table tennis, air hockey, darts board and table football.
Top Traveller Review
Truly amazing holiday barn
About the Owner
About Gus Ambler
An experienced and well traveled property professional, with a keen eye for detail.
Gus Ambler purchased this barn in 2008
Why Gus Ambler chose Norfolk & The Broads
The barns are located in a quiet rural location and offered fantastic potential to create three really high quality holiday properties.
The wonderful beaches nearby combined with the pretty villages and busy Georgian town of Holt make this a very sought after destination on the North Norfolk Coast.
What makes this barn unique
The barns are furnished to a high standard with furniture having been purchased specifically for the barns rather than "hand-me-downs" that often feature in holiday cottages and houses.
The communal games room is a great feature which will occupy everyone for hours if the weather forces people inside.
Bookings in advance of 8 weeks are secured by payment of a 30% deposit, with the balance due at 8 weeks. Less than this require full payment. All payments are via bank transfers or cheques. A booking form must also be completed and returned.
A fully up to date availability calender is on the main website www.swanlodgebarns.co.uk
During High and Peak Season weeks changeover is on Saturdays. Arrival time is after 3.30pm and departure is prior to 10.30am.
Mid and Low season changeover is flexible.
Please note:- seasonal pricing variations and minimum stays will apply. For short stays or last minute offers please call or email owner.
(1 traveller reviews)
Truly amazing holiday barn
What can I say, Taylor's barn is beautiful! Everything has been thought of, fully equipped kitchen, lovely and clean and the local area is great. We stayed at the barn with our friends and their 4 month old baby, the layout is great and it's so peaceful. Definitely one to visit!
From the Owner
“The barns are located in a quiet rural location and offered fantastic potential to create three really high quality holiday properties. The wonderful beaches nearby combined with the pretty villages and busy Georgian town of Holt make this a very sought after destination on the North Norfolk Coast.”
Activity and Interests
Special interest holidays:
The barns are located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and are close to the National Trust's Cley Marshes - the internationally renowned bird and nature reserve.
The nearest beach is Salthouse, which is just over one mile away.
The barns are midway between Holt and Cley-next-the-Sea both of which are approximately 2 miles
From the Owner
“The barns are furnished to a high standard with furniture having been purchased specifically for the barns rather than "hand-me-downs" that often feature in holiday cottages and houses. The communal games room is a great feature which will occupy everyone for hours if the weather forces people inside.”
- Away From It All
- Hair Dryer
- Heating ...
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Towels Provided
- Tumble Dryer
- Washing Machine
- Wood Stove
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- DVD Player
- Table Football
- Game Room
- Ping Pong Table
- Pool Table
- Video Library
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets considered ...
- wheelchair accessible ...
- near the sea
- bird watching
- horse riding
Sports & Adventure Activities
- 1485 sq. ft.
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
- Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
- 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
- Bedroom 1
- Bedroom 2
- Bedroom 3
Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website
- Notes on accommodation: All the accommodation was developed and fully refurbished in 2009 to a high specification. All three barns are furnished to a very high standard with very comfortable beds and sofas. Top hotel quality linen and towels provided. Outside: To the rear of Taylors and Bixes Barn there is a large wooded area with a swing and slide. All three barns have their own private terraces with BBQs, tables and chairs. Swan Lodge Bar has its own, private and secure garden to the front. A huge communal games room is available with table tennis, air hockey, table football and darts. A large flat grassed area to the front is ideal for kicking a football around or playing croquet.