Having spent many years holidaying in North Norfolk with our extended family, we've grown to love the area and keep getting drawn back. Over the years we have stayed in some great, and some not-so-great places, and decided that we would combine all the best bits to create somewhere of our own at Woodside.
We are passionate about holidays and believe that it's the small details that make a big difference, from lots of fluffy towels and luxury bedding to great entertaining spaces to come together and smaller spaces to enjoy some privacy and quiet. As parents we understand that the happier and more entertained the kids are the more we enjoy the holiday, and while Woodside is by no means child centric, we've put a lot of thought into keeping all the family entertained (snug with games console, toys and seperate media station, a 'Beach Hut' in the garden and games room).
We love Woodside, and hope you will to.
More about Woodside
Perfect for families and larger groups, Woodside is a character brick and flint detached cottage situated in the North Norfolk coastal village of Weybourne, 2 miles from Sheringham, 4 miles from the Georgian market town of Holt and 6 miles from Blakeney.
The cottage comfortably sleeps 8 over 4 bedrooms (2 x King and 2 x Twin), with 2 bathrooms, 3 reception rooms, games room, a large modern eat-in kitchen and downstairs cloakroom and utility. It is fully equipped for babies and small children, with high chair, toddler chair, travel cot, bath seat, toilet seat, potty and steriliser (we have our own kids and know what a pain it is to pack all this!).
The cottage has a landscaped garden with good sized lawn, modern garden furniture and BBQ, as well as offroad parking for 3 cars.
The village of Weybourne boasts a wonderful pub, the Ship Inn, and a local shop and deli, the Village Store. The beach is less than 1/2 a mile walk away. Weybourne also boasts a station for the delightful North Norfolk railway (the 'Poppy Line'), along with Weybourne Priory and All Saints Church.
The village is surrounded by fields, woodland and heathland. The area is excellent for walking and cycling.
Nearby, the Georgian market town of Holt is 4 miles, Blakeney Quay is 6 miles, Holkham Hall and Holkham beach are 15 miles away. The seaside resorts of Sheringham and Cromer are 3 and 6 miles respectively.
The National Trust properties of Felbrigg and Blicking Halls offer much to do and see, whilst the pretty gardens and space of Sheringham Park offer a great day out. Royal Sandringham House and Gardens are 30 miles. The city of Norwich, 30 miles, with its cathedral, castle museum, excellent shopping malls, market square, theatre, fine dining, cafés and pubs. The famous Norfolk Broads are 25 miles, great for exploring by boat, with daily river trips and day boats available as well as riverside cafés, restaurants and shops.
Ground floor: Living room with beams, wood burning stove, plenty of sofas and chairs, large screen Freesat and Netflix Smart HD TV, DVD player, wireless sound system. Snug with sofa, TV, Xbox and board games. Eat in kitchen with large table seating 8-10. Utility room and separate downstairs loo. Games room with reversible 6ft pool table and airhockey game, plus wireless sound system.
First floor: 4 bedrooms: 1 King (5ft) with en-suite walk in shower, 2 twin (1 with zip link beds to form a Super King if needed) and 1 further King. Family bathroom with walk in shower and separate bath. Large landing with loveseat and quiet reading area.
Lawned and landscaped garden with decked sitting area, Weber BBQ and furniture. Children's 'beach hut' with further decked area and garden games including badminton and croquet.
Woodburner in living room, Oil CH throughout, bed linen and towels. Baby and toddler pack including travel cot (with extra mattress), high chair, toddler chair, bath seat, steriliser, toilet seat and potty on request. Range electric cooker, microwave. washing machine, dishwasher, large fridge-freezer and Wi-fi.
No smoking. Pets by prior request, see rates section. Short and Long breaks available.