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Book North Norfolk District cottages for a world of fun

North Norfolk District is a vibrant area that's great for dog-friendly cottages in Norfolk. You'll find plenty of fun attractions and experiences across its small towns, such as the beaches and golf of Sheringham and Cromer, the park and fishing opportunities in The Broads and the marshes of Blakeney. Dogs are allowed in many of the public spaces, including beaches, parks, coastal paths, marshlands and some restaurants and cafes. You can enjoy plenty of outdoor fun and adventure with your dog in the North Norfolk District.


Heritage sites near North Norfolk District holiday homes

Fascinating museums and historic sites in North Norfolk District celebrate both regional and local history and culture. Holiday homes can be found near such interesting attractions as Thursford, a museum with a large collection of steam engines, organs and fairground attractions, and East Ruston Old Vicarage Garden, an extensive garden with rare plant species, an apple walk and woodlands. History buffs will also enjoy the Muckleburgh Military Collection, an airfield museum of military memorabilia and vehicles, and the RAF Air Defence Radar Museum, an interactive museum with historical artefacts and displays of the Royal Air Force defence system.

Things to do

Things to do near North Norfolk District holiday homes

North Norfolk District has boundless opportunities for sightseeing and exploration throughout the area. Holiday cottages are available near destinations like Holkham Hall, a Palladian country-house attraction with ornate interiors, a history museum and a walled garden, and BeWILDerwood, an adventure park with treehouses, zip lining, jungle bridges and marsh walks. Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate, a 15th-century mansion with lavish interiors and a vast estate with woodlands and a lake, and Sheringham Park, a landscaped garden with renowned rhododendrons and azaleas, are also must-visit locations.

How to get around

Transport to North Norfolk District holiday cottages

North Norfolk District is easily accessed from within the United Kingdom and overseas. Trains from major cities in the country connect with local trains and bus services to get you into North Norfolk District and the holiday lettings. You may also take a coach, fly into neighbouring airports and connect by road or rail, or take a ferry. Upon arrival, you can travel throughout North Norfolk District with coaches, chauffeur services, bike hire or car hire, as well as walking between destinations and your holiday rental.

Food & drink 

Culinary delight in North Norfolk District holiday homes

The rich agricultural heritage and long coastline of North Norfolk District give it an abundance of local food producers, independent delis, micro-breweries and fine-dining restaurants with dishes created from local ingredients. Samphire, sea bass, mussels, cod and Cromer crab find their way into many local dishes near the coast, while the farmland areas enjoy vegetable crops, seasonal produce, artisan cheese and dairy, as well as meat from local butchers and game dealers. From traditional fish and chips to a creative twist on a classic English dish with local ingredients, you’ll find plenty of delicious options in the restaurants near your holiday rental.

Family friendly

Family fun near North Norfolk District holiday homes

North Norfolk is filled with kid-friendly attractions for fun and excitement with the whole family. Holiday homes can be found near places like Norfolk Coast Partnership Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, a nature reserve with earless seals, biking trails and other native wildlife, and Amazona Zoo, a zoo of South American wildlife with numerous animals, an indoor play area and a cafe. The Museum of the Broads, a maritime museum with Broads’ boat relics and artefacts of the marshmen who worked in the marshlands, and the Cromer Museum, a Victorian fisherman’s cottage museum with exhibits on Cromer’s ancient and modern history, are perfect for educational experiences with the kids.

How many holiday rentals are available around North Norfolk District?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,574 holiday lettings around North Norfolk District. From 1,363 cottages to 689 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to North Norfolk District? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in North Norfolk District. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Norfolk Broads: 1,548 holiday lettings
  • Holkham Hall: 1,306 holiday lettings
  • Sheringham Park: 1,587 holiday lettings
  • Wells-next-the-Sea Beach: 1,542 holiday lettings
  • Sheringham Station: 1,231 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around North Norfolk District listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in North Norfolk District?

Yes, of course. offers 1,363 Cottages in North Norfolk District. Our other popular types of North Norfolk District holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 689 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 1,363 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 95 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in North Norfolk District?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 307 holiday homes with pool available in North Norfolk District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.