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Waterside Cottage, stunning country views, Norwich
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Entire cottage · 8 guests · 6 beds · 3 bathrooms

Waterside Cottage, stunning country views, NorwichWaterside is one of 6 cottages within a large converted 1700s stable building set among beautiful scenery with ample farmland & woodland walks. Take advantage of the peace & quiet relaxing in our gardens, taking in the scenery. Or go exploring around our grounds, enjoy the duck pond & see the wonderful wildlife. Children will enjoy the games barn (open all year, wrap up in the winter) with a pool table, table tennis & toys to enjoy. There are swings & climbing frames around the grounds.

Unique secluded cottage overlooking the marshes
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Entire cottage · 2 guests · 1 bed · 1 bathroom

Unique secluded cottage overlooking the marshesMarsh Cottage is a rustic and secluded little house overlooking the RSPB marshes bordering the River Yare and is in the perfect location for those wanting to relax and unwind whatever the season. This peaceful hideaway was once the home of the Marshman who tended to the cattle grazing on the marshes. Perfect for walkers, Birdwatchers and nature lovers and those who love walking their dogs. Riverside pub is only a 10 minute walk away along the boardwalk and footpaths. Fully fenced garden.

Charming 18th Century Cottage close to The Broads
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Entire cottage · 3 guests · 2 beds · 1.5 bathrooms

Charming 18th Century Cottage close to The BroadsThyme Cottage is a fully self contained 18th century cottage, with original features and an enclosed lawn garden with patio area. Set within the Norfolk countryside village of Blofield Heath, with the Norfolk broads on your doorstep, and situated half way between the fine city of Norwich and the coastline, you are spoilt with everything that Norfolk has to offer. Ideal for couples or small families who enjoy countryside getaways, numerous sights and attractions are within easy reach.

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Popular cottage amenities in Norwich

  • Wifi
  • Kitchen
  • Free parking on premises
  • Pets allowed
  • Hot tub

Houses in Norwich

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  1. Entire residential home
  2. Norfolk
A haven in the heart of the city
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  2. Norfolk
Norwich Double Room with Private Bathroom.
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  1. Private room
  2. Norfolk
Large room with double bed.
  1. Entire residential home
  2. Norfolk
Designer city centre home with free parking and Cathedral views
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  1. Private room
  2. Norfolk
Matilda’s - En-suite and close to City Centre
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  1. Entire residential home
  2. Norfolk
Modern Riverside Retreat, Norwich
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  1. Entire residential home
  2. England
Two-storey apartment in city centre
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  1. Entire residential home
  2. Norwich
A luxury retreat on Unthank road
  1. Entire residential home
  2. Norfolk
Luxury Georgian 4 bed home in city centre
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  1. Entire residential home
  2. Norwich
City Centre Waterfront House & Parking for 1 car
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  1. Private room
  2. Norfolk
STAY AT COZY AND QUIET ROOM WITH PRIVATE SHOWER
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  1. Private room
  2. Norwich
A comfortable double room with guest bathroom.

Pet-friendly cottages

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  2. Norfolk
Charming country cottage hideaway
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  2. North Cove
Near Suffolk coast in grounds of historic house
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  1. Entire cottage
  2. Norfolk
Stunning Willow Cottage at Oak Farm Norfolk Broads
  1. Entire cottage
  2. Cawston
Back Lane Cottage tucked away in a Norfolk hamlet
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  1. Entire cottage
  2. Bengate
Beautiful Barn Conversion in Norfolk with Hot Tub
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  1. Entire cottage
  2. Norfolk
Field Cottage -Beach Location
  1. Entire cottage
  2. Catfield
Pear Cottage, Catfield, Norfolk
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  1. Entire cottage
  2. Eccles-on-Sea
Eccles-on-Sea Beach Cottage
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  1. Entire cottage
  2. Bengate
Stunning Barn Conversion with Private Hot Tub
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  1. Entire cottage
  2. Bengate
Idyllic North Norfolk Hideaway with Hot Tub
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  1. Entire cottage
  2. New Buckenham
16c Cosy Norfolk Cottage. Children,dogs, plants!
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  1. Entire cottage
  2. Norwich
Keepers Cottage, in 36 acres of Norfolk nature.

Cottages with WiFi

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  2. Blofield
The Old Potting Shed close to the broads
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  1. Entire cottage
  2. Norfolk
The Treehouse - hidden cottage in city centre
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  2. Hoveton
Trail Quay Cottage
  1. Entire cottage
  2. Wroxham
Waterside 2 Bedroom Self Catering Cottage Wroxham
  1. Entire cottage
  2. Little Plumstead
Farthing Cottage
  1. Entire cottage
  2. Drayton
Wensum House
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  1. Entire cottage
  2. Norwich
Norfolk Village Flint Cottage
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  1. Private room
  2. Norwich
Double Room in Unique Railway Cottage in the City
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  1. Entire cottage
  2. Blofield
The Waterhouse
  1. Entire cottage
  2. Norfolk
All Saints Green | City Centre Holiday Home
  1. Entire cottage
  2. Bawburgh
Brook Cottage Bawburgh in the heart of Norfolk
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  1. Entire cottage
  2. Norfolk
NEW Boutique Manor Farm Lodge 4bed HotTub&LogCabin

Your guide to Norwich

Welcome to Norwich

Norwich is a city with an overwhelming historic tradition fused with an excitable student scene. It’s one of the best preserved medieval cities in Europe, filled with quaint meandering alleyways and featuring a staggering cathedral, a stunning Norman castle, and around 1,500 historic buildings. But it also has a vibrant market and nightlife scene, with an inn for every day of the year and a different church to repent in afterwards. Known as the “City of Stories,” it was the United Kingdom’s first UNESCO City of Literature and has a lively arts scene, plus a plethora of independent bookshops and festivals. The city sits on the doorstep of the Norfolk Broads, the United Kingdom’s largest nationally protected wetland, so you can easily combine a laid-back city break with an exploration of some of England’s finest countryside.


How do I get around Norwich?

Handily, Norwich International Airport (NWI) is just 4 miles away from the city centre, so jetting in is a breeze. On the train, London’s Liverpool Street Station serves the city, taking under 2 hours to travel. From elsewhere, trains run from Cambridge with connections via the Midlands, the North of England, and Scotland. The city is around 110 miles north of London and 160 miles east of Birmingham, with the A11 the main driving route in. Norwich is a compact city with few hills, so the ideal place to walk or cycle. There are a number of bus lines coded by colour (pink, turquoise, orange, and green) serving various parts of the city plus a sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus, which is a great way to get your bearings.


When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Norwich?

There’s never really a bad time to visit Norwich. There are events and festivals occurring year round and, if the heavens do open, there are lots of museums, galleries, and historical sites to shelter in. If your visit is going to include a trip to the coast or an amble on the Norfolk Broads, then late spring, summer, or early autumn are ideal times. In May, the Norfolk and Norwich Festival hits the city for 17 days of international arts performances including music, theatre, and dance. For bookworms, the UEA (University of East Anglia) Literary Festival takes place throughout the spring, there’s the Noirwich Crime Writing Festival in September, and July sees the city’s Shakespeare Festival swing into action. Also in September, the city’s Heritage Day opens up historical sites not usually accessible to the general public.


What are the top things to do in Norwich?

Norwich Cathedral

You really can’t miss Norwich Cathedral. It’s everywhere. This being one of the flatter parts of the United Kingdom, the 315-foot-tall spire of this amazing edifice, completed in 1145, dominates the landscape. Set in 44 acres of beautiful tranquil grounds, it is a glorious place to spend some time. And there’s plenty to see and do around the building, including temporary art and science exhibits, a cafe, and music concerts.

Norwich Castle

Built by the Normans as a royal palace 900 years ago and completed by 1121, this imposing structure eventually became the city’s jail. Now it’s an acclaimed museum and art gallery, featuring galleries dedicated to archaeology, natural history, and fine, decorative, and contemporary art. Highlights include Roman artefacts and a rare (stuffed) specimen of the extinct great auk.

Plantation Garden

It’s hard to believe that this little oasis of calm is right in the city centre. This 3-acre garden was built over a hundred years ago in an abandoned chalk quarry. After World War II it was abandoned and overgrown, but a team of volunteers has lovingly brought it back to life. As well as beautiful plants and flowers, it features Victorian follies and fountains plus hosts music events throughout the year.

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