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Heron Cottage

Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Horning, Norwich, Norfolk, East Anglia, England
Situated in the picturesque village of Horning in the heart of Broadland, Heron Cottage occupies an enviable position at the head of a quiet side dyke with uninterrupted views of the main River Bure.
Enjoy unlimited use of the dayboat* during your stay and take full advantage of the wonderful scenery and birdlife that the Norfolk Broads has to offer. As Heron Cottage is managed by its owners, you will always receive a friendly personal greeting and be assured of the best attention at all times.

A welcome gift and fresh flowers await your arrival and all younger visitors receive their very own Happy Heron Cottage Holiday present!
Listing #HL225517
About the Owner
Gail P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2012
Interaction with guests
We will be at Heron Cottage on your day of arrival to welcome you and to answer any questions you may have and we will also be on hand on your day of departure.
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

Fantastic stay at Heron Cottage. Ken and Gail were excellent hosts and this property rental is one of the best I have come across. Property has a boat to rent for the week which is a must when on the Norfolk broads. Fishing was great...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Pgapro1
infoV1672MB, VR Owner at Heron Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review, we really appreciate your kind comments and look forward to welcoming you back at some future date. Kindest regards. Gail and Ken x

Reviewed 8 July 2018

This really is a hidden gem on the Broads - we have spent many holidays on the Broads but this cottage in Horning is the best by far. We have just spent a relaxing week here with the family. The cottage has everything you could...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Dave W
infoV1672MB, VR Owner at Heron Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely comments, we really appreciate the time and trouble you have taken to submit a review. We very much look forward to welcoming you all back at some future date. With kindest regards. Gail and Ken x

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Reviewed 23 May 2018

Heron cottage has everything you could possibly need for a lovely holiday with comfortable beds, well stocked kitchen and lots of extras that don’t normally come with rented accommodation. The location is great for accessing the Broads & the day boat ‘Reed Bunting’ is a...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank suzecd8
infoV1672MB, VR Owner at Heron Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are very pleased that you had an enjoyable stay at Heron Cottage and look forward to welcoming you all back again at some time in the future. With kindest regards. Gail & Ken x

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Built by local craftsmen, Heron Cottage maintains an old world charm being of traditional, timber construction under a Norfolk reed thatched roof, whilst affording all the comforts of modern day living. The deceptively spacious property has a master bedroom with king size bed and balcony with superb views towards the main river. A further double bedroom and family bathroom with wc, underfloor heating and heated towel rail are also located on the first floor. Towels and bed linen are included.The ground floor consists of a twin bedded room, shower room with WC, kitchen/diner and lounge. The fully fitted kitchen has integrated washer/dryer, dishwasher and 'fridge/freezer, microwave, built in oven and ceramic hob. The dual aspect, comfortable lounge has a 'smart' television, DVD,... more
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Heron Cottage is a riverside property - please ensure that children are supervised at all times.
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Full
    1 Crib
    1 King
    2 Twins
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please contact us for Christmas and New Year bookings as we can be flexible on dates!
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About the neighbourhood
Take a leisurely stroll to the centre of the village and you will find a newsagent, post office, general stores, butchers, delicatessen, Chinese takeaway and several restaurants. The village has three pubs, all serving food and all with riverside gardens. Horning is on the River Bure, 2 miles drive from Wroxham, with Roys of Wroxham being 'the largest village store in the world!' It's just 10 miles away from the City of Norwich and 15 miles from Great Yarmouth and all the hustle and bustle of this lively seaside town. A short 20 minute drive from Horning will find you in the quieter location of Sea Palling with its beautiful sandy beaches.Bewilderwood the Treehouse Adventure Park is a short drive away and Wroxham Barns, with its craft shops, funfair and petting zoo make fo... more
Getting around
There is a local bus service, with the bus stops located at the top of Lower Street and the nearest railway station is in Wroxham.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Norwich Airport: 18.0 km
Railway: Wroxham: 5.0 km
Ferry: Felixstowe: 40.0 km
Norwich Airport 18km
Wroxham Railway Station 6km

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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 18.0 km.
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