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Willow Holt

Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Hockwold cum Wilton, Norfolk, East Anglia, England
Listing #HL54935
About the Owner
Tanya G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2008
Interaction with guests
I am generally here to greet new guests. A folder is provided in the cottage with details of amenities and local attractions. I am available to give advice to guests on where to go and what to do in the area.
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7 - 9 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 22 July 2015

Travelled with husband, two sons plus girlfriends. The cottage suited our needs, a 3 night stay to go to a family reunion. Lovely location, friendly owner-liked the flapjack! Friendly neighbours lots of wildlife on doorstep including 3 hens who demanded breakfast on a morning, birds...More

Date of stay: July 2015
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upinnorfolk, VR Owner at Willow Holt, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2015

Thank you for your nice review, I am glad you enjoyed your stay. Half of the pillows in the cottage are feather, and the other half are synthetic. This allows for changing around between those who love feathers and those who might be allergic.

Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

A fantastic host , we got fresh flowers and cake .. Tanya had supplied the basic like tea, coffee and milk .. Which was gratefully received . The cottage was perfect for 6 ladies in a horse riding holiday . We had a lovely BBQ...More

Date of stay: June 2015
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upinnorfolk, VR Owner at Willow Holt, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2015

Thank you very much for your kind review. I am glad that you found the cottage to your taste. I hope you found Thetford Forest a great place to visit with your horses, and that you might come back and explore some more another time.

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Reviewed 5 June 2015

The photos on the website are not reflective of the cottage, very disappointed,everything was shabby and dirty. The windows were dirty inside and outside, the yard was dirty and overgrown. The house looked delapidated. Inside the bedroom had black mould on the walls, cobwebs were...More

Date of stay: May 2015
1  Thank Elizabeth S
upinnorfolk, VR Owner at Willow Holt, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2015

I am sorry that you did not enjoy your recent holiday. As explained to you already, I had a friend get the cottage ready for you after other guests departed, and I am sorry that the cobwebs were not removed. I am afraid that in...More

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Dogs only allowed (no cats). Dogs are not allowed upstairs in the bedrooms.
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
    1 King
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About the neighbourhood
Local activities: Walking and cycling in Thetford Forest, with marked walking and cycling trails, children's play areas, cafe, and small shop with maps etc available to buy. High Lodge has bike hire and the Go Ape tree-top assault course. Bird watching - Lakenheath Fen, with a visitors centre is only a couple of miles away. Weeting Heath is one of the best places to see stone curlews, open from April to September. Welney Wildfowl and Wetland Trust includes year round activities, including dawn viewing of thousands of migrating swans in winter. Also an hour away from several reserves on the North Norfolk Coast. Shopping and regional towns - Bury St. Edmunds, Norwich, Kings Lynn and Cambridge are all within an hours drive.
Getting around
A car is needed due to our rural location. The local train station at Brandon is on the route to Norwich, Ely, Cambridge and London.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Stanstead: 60.0 km
Railway: Brandon: 8.0 km
Ferry: Harwich: 80.0 km
From the South - Via M11 and A11.
From the North - Via A14 or A10.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 40.0 km.
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