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Charming detached flint cottage on village green, 5 minute stroll to beach

Bedrooms 3
Separate WCs1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Sleeps 6 in two doubles and one twin, sunny private garden, all mod cons.

Situated on the village common, complete with pond & ducks, Green Cottage is a pretty, detached flint cottage, recently renovated. As you enter the front door, the newly-fitted spacious kitchen leads through to the open plan dining room. Old beams, crisp cotton linens and fresh flowers will welcome you to this charming traditional fishermans cottage. The large lounge has comfy sofas around the fireplace and a sunny window seat, reached from the dining room. Beyond this, is the cozy TV room. The lounge also has a door out to the private garden.

Off the main hall is the third bedroom, snug, light and airy, and also the downstairs cloakroom. Upstairs, the main (kingsize) bedroom, with its old fireplace and exposed beams, looks out over the garden. A big wardrobe in the eaves provides plenty of space for storage, suitcases etc. Next door, the twin bedroom and the spacious bathroom (with full-size bath and large, separate walk-in shower) provide plenty of family space and comfort

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Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
1 August, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in East Runton in Runton

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Our changeover days are Fridays and Mondays
Location Type:
  • beach
  • village
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Maps
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
  • Lovely upstairs bathroom with separate spacious shower. Second WC downstairs.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Crisp pure cotton sheets, tastefully decorated with old beam features. Double and twin bedrooms upstairs. Second double downstairs.
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • 6 garden chairs
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Just 5 minutes walk from the beach, local shops, pubs and restaurants. Great birdwatching at nearby Cley Nature Reserve, sailing and seal watching at Blakeney, and a steam train to Holt. Several lovely National Trust properties nearby and plenty of family activities in neighboring Cromer, Sheringham and Blakeney.


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Charming detached flint cottage on village green, 5 minute stroll to beach
average rating of 4.9130435 based on 23 reviews

very charming

  • 4 of 5

Home from home

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
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Charming cottage full of character. Great location.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely weekend break with Children, grandparents and dog. Great location in East Runton, walking distance to the beach. Easy to get to Cromer and Sherringham. Cottage is very cosy and welcoming and has a lovely cottage garden too. Would definitely recommend it for long weekend and more.

  • Review Submitted: 28-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
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Beautiful property in an ideal location

  • 5 of 5

Myself and a colleague supported a gentleman with Autism for his holiday. This property was ideal for him, as was the location. The Beach was beautiful and only a 5 min walk away. 10 mins away in West Runton was The Shire Horse Sanctuary which was amazing and worth a visit. We took him on a Seal Watching trip from Morton Quay to Blakeney Point which is only a 1/2hr journey from the property. A must for everyone. We enjoyed a lovely lunch at RockyBottom restaurant on the clifftop on the way to West Runton. Delicious crab and lobster. Cromer Zoo is about 9mins away, small but perfect for the gentleman we supported. Val and her colleague Sam made us feel very welcome, with milk and a bottle of wine. The property was very comfortable and well maintained. Would recommend to anyone. We all had an amazing holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Sep-2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
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Perfect Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We had a thoroughly enjoyable stay at Green Cottage over the bank holiday weekend. The cottage is perfectly positioned for a short walk to the quiet beach and all the village has to offer. East Runton is picturesque with two pubs and a fish and chip shop. All were tried and tested by us and got the thumbs up. The Dozy Doormouse was the favourite.

The cottage itself is gorgeous, with all the mod cons. There is everything you need if you want to stay in and cook. Our party of 5 found it very spacious, with comfy beds and a great family sized bathroom. The enclosed back garden was great for a game of football and the large dining room table was perfect for family game night. Val was great to work with and made us all feel very welcome. We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: 09-May-2015
  • Date of Stay: April 2015
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A most characterful beautifully renovated cottage

  • 5 of 5

A surprise to find the front door facing the back garden but soon realised that this was just perfect providing us with a private patio to eat al fresco and a lovely lawn. The cosy, tasteful, contemporary and spacious open plan interior was superb for family life. The TV snug a special bonus. A lovely blend of modernity and character throughout. The village location was perfect with shops, pubs, beach and village pond all within minutes walking distance. We and our family enjoyed a wonderful week in this beautiful cottage. The owner was kind and helpful and we were welcomed with wine and flowers.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: July 2014
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Idyllic, peaceful cottage

  • 5 of 5

Visited Green Cottage with my daughter and her two little boys. Super layout of house for couples , families with young children with or without Granny! Snug/TV room for little ones to keep toys etc.and a lovely spacious feel to the rest of the house. Lovely size sitting room and dining area. Don't feel pictures and description did the house justice. Perfect enclosed garden, totally safe. 10 minutes wander to the beach, even at snail's pace! Well equipped with workable kitchen for those liking to cook. Beautifully appointed and spacious - only criticism would be that two of the three bedrooms need chests of drawers or usable wardrobes. Owners cheerfully replaced the travelling cot that refused to be erected. Lots to see and do within short distance and can't wait for an excuse to return - with or without little ones.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Nearest Ferry
100 Miles
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
50 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
East Runton
Car: not necessary

Charming location on the edge of village green. Just 5 mins walk from local shops, the beach, pubs, restaurant etc. Just 1 mile to Cromer with all facilities, rail links, supermarkets etc. Nearby attractions include a zoo, Cromer pier, Little Theatre in Sheringham, seal-watching trips in Blakeney and Morston, bird-watching at Cley, local go-kart track, golf courses, National Trust properties at Sheringham Park and Felbrigg Hall and many, many more.

Other Activities: National Trust properties, steam railway, go-karting, squash, gym


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in East Runton, Norfolk & The Broads

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
22 Jun 2018 - 6 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
early autumn
7 Sep 2018 - 25 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
26 Oct 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
xmas/new year 2018
21 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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