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Beautiful historical independent Coach House.

SuperhostNorwich, United Kingdom
Entire guest house hosted by Clare
3 guests1 bedroom3 beds1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the guesthouse to yourself.
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17 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
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Private accommodation in the heart of the city, the 200 year old Coach House located in the garden of a historical house, is sensitively converted to be comfortable, spacious & self-contained for short or longer stays. It is completely independent & is cleaned & maintained to a high standard. Prepared thoroughly & carefully adhering to current guidelines & using appropriate methods to minimise risks. Key safe access so no personal contact though we are always available to answer any questions!

The space
Stay in the heart of the city! We are literally a few metres from the ancient city walls!

Furnished and equipped to a standard we as travellers expect we want our guests to be able to relax and enjoy their stay in our beautiful city.

The Coach House has independent access, a well-equipped kitchen and a comfortable living room with two sofas and a dining table overlooking the garden.

The upstairs bedroom has a luxurious super-king bed or twin beds. A single bed can be set up in the living room if you need it. All our linen is hotel quality and is carefully laundered and ironed. Towels are provided. The upstairs bathroom, recently refurbished has a shower.

We wash and iron our linen at high temperatures. We use pillow and mattress protectors and take great care to keep our soft furnishings in a clean and good condition. We use a steam cleaner throughout the property to ensure hard and soft surfaces are cleaned to a high standard. Steam cleaners kill 99% if viruses and bacteria, this coupled with careful use of cleaning products give the guest high levels of confidence when staying in our property.

As this is an old building (200 years!) the ceiling upstairs is sloping and therefore not full height towards the eaves, if you are tall you may find this challenging!

We are in the process of changing the art we hang. We are choosing art associated with us or with our local region. We have recently hung a watercolour of the University of East Anglia painted during its construction in 1972! Many of our guests have connections past and present with the university, it’s a great place to visit if you haven’t been there including The Sainsbury Centre for visual arts and the ever increasing acquisitions for the emerging sculpture park.

There is TV and WiFi. Our WiFi sometimes is erratic and there is not enough bandwidth to download movies or to stream. Maps, reading material and directions to things to do are available.

The kitchen comes with tea, coffee and basics and if you require more food supplies or breakfast we are happy to help. It is equipped so you can cook!

Norwich is a fascinating medieval historic city packed with things to do. They say there is a church for every week of the year and a public house for every day of the year! We have more medieval churches than any other city in Northern Europe! Nowadays prepare to be surprised we have churches which are home to an Arts centre, a circus school and a treasure trove for those interested in antiques and vintage finds!

The Theatre Royal, the library and shops are a 3 minute walk away. We are a short walk from Carrow Road and close to Marsh and Aviva!

There is a market packed with wonderful stalls including some fantastic street food! We have lovely restaurants who are doing the most fantastic take out service right now including Benedicts. It is a truly fabulous restaurant who are doing a menu at weekends for you to warm up and serve at home! You can even order your wine and non alcoholic drinks to accompany your meal!

If you want to explore our beautiful county the coast is easy to reach even on the train! The Norfolk Broads National Park is also a short drive away, rent a boat, enjoy the local hospitality in a garden at a riverside public house or spot some of our amazing bird life!

Rent an electric bike or bring your own, we are a three minute ride from the Marriott way which will take you straight out of the city through the glorious countryside. Sustrans cycle route is reached this way too!

Come and learn to bake bread or attend a cooking course or maybe explore creative writing? The Norfolk and Norwich Festival is on each May and offers something for everyone, it’s right here on our doorstep and much of it is free! There is even Norfolk School of Gardening nearby offering courses for beginners through to the more experienced gardener. There are guided walks and plenty of free talks, it really is a city for everyone!

Come and explore! We're happy to help with suggestions of places you won't find in the guidebooks.

We are 2 minutes from St Stephens Road and the main bus station. The number 25 bus comes from the train station to Red Lion Street, about a 5 minute walk away. Buses to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, The Research Park and The University of East Anglia are within 2 minutes walk. The airport is a 15 minute taxi ride. Parking may be available on request.

Guest access
There is a paved patio area with outdoor table and chairs overlooking the garden. This is situated at the end of our garden so social distancing is not a problem! Enjoy the bird life, visitors to the bird table and maybe even blue tits busily nesting in one of our bird boxes.
Should you need them a drying rack, iron and ironing board are at your disposal!
Private accommodation in the heart of the city, the 200 year old Coach House located in the garden of a historical house, is sensitively converted to be comfortable, spacious & self-contained for short or longer stays. It is completely independent & is cleaned & maintained to a high standard. Prepared thoroughly & carefully adhering to current guidelines & using appropriate methods to minimise risks. Key safe access…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Common spaces
1 single bed

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wifi
Iron
TV
Hair dryer
Hangers
Essentials
Heating
First aid kit

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Norwich, United Kingdom

Norwich is a fascinating historic city packed with things to do. We are within easy reach of the Norfolk Broads and the fabulous Norfolk coast. There are wonderful walks within the city or in the surrounding countryside, accessible by car or local bus.

The Theatre Royal, the library and shops are a 3 minute walk away. There is a market in the city centre and a variety of supermarkets, many with late opening hours. There are plenty of places close by to eat and drink.

Come and explore! We're happy to help with suggestions of places you won't find in the guidebooks.
Norwich is a fascinating historic city packed with things to do. We are within easy reach of the Norfolk Broads and the fabulous Norfolk coast. There are wonderful walks within the city or in the surrounding co…

Hosted by Clare

Joined in November 2013
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House rules
Check-in: After 16:00
Check out: 11:00
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Safety & Property
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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