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Cromer Beach

Cromer Beach

Swallow Cottage

Swallow Cottage

Norfolk Broards

Norfolk Broards

Hollybrook

Hollybrook

Blakeney Point

Blakeney Point

The Old Bakehouse

The Old Bakehouse

Weybourne Beach

Weybourne Beach

Swallow Cottage 1 kitchen

Swallow Cottage 1 kitchen

Crabbing at West Runton

Crabbing at West Runton

Forsythia House

Forsythia House

Cromer Beach

Cromer Beach

Old Bakehouse

Old Bakehouse

Norfolk Broads

Norfolk Broads

Beach Retreat

Beach Retreat

West Runton Beach

West Runton Beach

Swallow Cottages

Swallow Cottages

Boating Lake at Sheringham

Boating Lake at Sheringham

Weybourne Station

Weybourne Station

Beach Retreat

Beach Retreat

Bluebell wood

Bluebell wood

Cromer Beach

Cromer Beach

Swallow Cottage

Swallow Cottage

Norfolk Broards

Norfolk Broards

Hollybrook

Hollybrook

Blakeney Point

Blakeney Point

The Old Bakehouse

The Old Bakehouse

Weybourne Beach

Weybourne Beach

Swallow Cottage 1 kitchen

Swallow Cottage 1 kitchen

Crabbing at West Runton

Crabbing at West Runton

Forsythia House

Forsythia House

Cromer Beach

Cromer Beach

Old Bakehouse

Old Bakehouse

Norfolk Broads

Norfolk Broads

Beach Retreat

Beach Retreat

West Runton Beach

West Runton Beach

Swallow Cottages

Swallow Cottages

Boating Lake at Sheringham

Boating Lake at Sheringham

Weybourne Station

Weybourne Station

Beach Retreat

Beach Retreat

Bluebell wood

Bluebell wood

Poppyland Holiday Cottages

Norfolk, NR11 7ND

North Norfolk Coast and Countryside

  • Cots, highchair and stair gates included
  • Overstrand cottages 3 minutes walk to the beach
  • Decorated for Christmas
  • Off season flexible start days
  • Nursery equipment provided on request
  • Swallow cottages within 10 miles of the coast

Awards

VisitEngland Gold award for excellence
VisitEngland 4 star
VisitEngland 5 star

Cottages

From £205
  • Hardys cottage
  • Hardys cottage
  • Hardys cottage
  • Hardys cottage
  • Hardys cottage
  • Seals at Morston
  • Crab boat Cromer
  • Norfolk Broards
  • Cromer Beach
  • Cromer Pier
  • Norfolk Broads
  • Bluebell wood
  • Lions Mouth Aylmerton
  • Crabbing at West Runton
  • Cley mill
  • Boating Lake at Sheringham
  • Weybourne Station
  • crabbing on Overstrand beach
  • Overstrand Cliff Tops

There are 9 cottages at this site

    • Sleeps 4Sleeps 4
    • Bedrooms 2Bedrooms 2
    • Dines 4Dines 4
    • Child-FriendlyChild-Friendly
    • Extra baby kitExtra baby kit
    • Dog Free Cottage Dog Free Cottage
    • Supermarket delivery availableSupermarket delivery available
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Walkable pubWalkable pub
    • Beach within walking distanceBeach within walking distance
    • Walkable Fine DiningWalkable Fine Dining
From £255
  • Old Bakehouse
  • Old Bakehouse
  • Old Bakehouse
  • Old Bakehouse
  • Old Bakehouse
  • Old Bakehouse
  • Old Bakehouse
  • Old Bakehouse
  • Weybourne Station
  • Overstrand Beach
  • Blakeney Point
  • Lions Mouth Aylmerton
  • Boating Lake at Sheringham
  • Crabbing at West Runton
  • Crabbing at West Runton
  • Sunset on Cromer Pier
  • Weybourne Beach
  • Cromer Beach
  • Cromer Pier
  • Bluebell wood

There are 9 cottages at this site

    • Sleeps 4Sleeps 4
    • Bedrooms 2Bedrooms 2
    • Dines 4Dines 4
    • Child-FriendlyChild-Friendly
    • Extra baby kitExtra baby kit
    • Dog Free Cottage Dog Free Cottage
    • Supermarket delivery availableSupermarket delivery available
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Real fireReal fire
    • Walkable pubWalkable pub
    • Beach within walking distanceBeach within walking distance
    • Walkable Fine DiningWalkable Fine Dining
From £235
  • Gardeners
  • Gardeners
  • Gardeners
  • Gardeners
  • Gardeners
  • Gardeners
  • Gardners
  • Bluebell wood
  • Cromer beach
  • Norfolk Broards
  • Crabbing at West Runton
  • Weybourne Station
  • Sheringham park
  • Weybourne Beach
  • Cromer Beach
  • Blakeney Point
  • Boating Lake at Sheringham
  • Sunset at Runton beach
  • Norfolk Broads

There are 9 cottages at this site

    • Sleeps 4Sleeps 4
    • Bedrooms 2Bedrooms 2
    • Dines 4Dines 4
    • Child-FriendlyChild-Friendly
    • Extra baby kitExtra baby kit
    • Enclosed GardenEnclosed Garden
    • Dog Free Cottage Dog Free Cottage
    • Supermarket delivery availableSupermarket delivery available
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Real fireReal fire
    • Walkable pubWalkable pub
    • Beach within walking distanceBeach within walking distance
    • Walkable Fine DiningWalkable Fine Dining
From £275
  • Forsythia House
  • Forsythia House
  • Forsythia
  • Forsythia
  • Forsythia
  • Forsythia
  • Forsythia garden
  • Forsythia garden
  • Forsythia garden
  • Crabbing at West Runton
  • Cromer beach
  • Cromer Pier
  • Norfolk Broards
  • Sheringham park
  • Boating Lake at Sheringham
  • Weybourne Station
  • Seals at Morston
  • Overstrand Cliff Tops
  • Blakeney Point

There are 9 cottages at this site

    • Sleeps 5Sleeps 5
    • Bedrooms 3Bedrooms 3
    • Dines 6Dines 6
    • Child-FriendlyChild-Friendly
    • Enclosed GardenEnclosed Garden
    • Dog Free Cottage Dog Free Cottage
    • Supermarket delivery availableSupermarket delivery available
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Real fireReal fire
    • Walkable pubWalkable pub
    • Beach within walking distanceBeach within walking distance
    • Walkable Fine DiningWalkable Fine Dining
From £235
  • Rectory cottage
  • Rectory cottage
  • Rectory cottage
  • Rectory cottage
  • Rectory cottage
  • Rectory cottage
  • Rectory cottage
  • Rectory cottage
  • Rectory cottage
  • Cromer beach
  • Blakeney Point
  • Crabbing at West Runton
  • Cromer Pier
  • Overstrand Cliff Tops
  • Cromer Beach
  • Weybourne Station
  • Sunset at Runton beach
  • Weybourne Beach
  • Norfolk Broards
  • Bluebell wood

There are 9 cottages at this site

    • Sleeps 4Sleeps 4
    • Bedrooms 2Bedrooms 2
    • Dines 6Dines 6
    • Child-FriendlyChild-Friendly
    • Extra baby kitExtra baby kit
    • Enclosed GardenEnclosed Garden
    • Dog Free Cottage Dog Free Cottage
    • Supermarket delivery availableSupermarket delivery available
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Dedicated ParkingDedicated Parking
    • Real fireReal fire
    • Walkable pubWalkable pub
    • Beach within walking distanceBeach within walking distance
From £235
  • Swallow cottage 1
  • Swallow cottage 1
  • Swallow cottage
  • Swallow cottage 1
  • Swallow cottage 1
  • Swallow cottage 1
  • Swallow cottage 1
  • Swallow Cottage 1 landing
  • Cromer Beach
  • Crabbing at West Runton
  • Sheringham Park
  • Boating Lake at Sheringham
  • Weybourne Beach
  • Cromer Beach
  • Poppy
  • Blakeney Point
  • Bluebell wood
  • Norfolk Broards

There are 9 cottages at this site

    • Sleeps 4Sleeps 4
    • Bedrooms 2Bedrooms 2
    • Dines 4Dines 4
    • Child-FriendlyChild-Friendly
    • Extra baby kitExtra baby kit
    • Dogs AcceptedDogs Accepted
    • Enclosed GardenEnclosed Garden
    • Supermarket delivery availableSupermarket delivery available
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Dedicated ParkingDedicated Parking
    • Real fireReal fire
    • BarbecueBarbecue
    • Bike storageBike storage
    • Walkable pubWalkable pub
    • Beach within 10 milesBeach within 10 miles
    • Walkable Fine DiningWalkable Fine Dining
From £235
  • Swallow Cottage
  • Swallow cottage 2
  • Swallow cottage 2
  • Swallow cottage 2
  • Swallow cottage 2
  • Swallow cottage 2
  • Swallow Cottages
  • Swallow 2
  • Overstrand Beach
  • Norfolk Broards
  • Cromer Beach
  • Boating Lake at Sheringham
  • Crabbing at West Runton
  • Poppy
  • Crabbing at West Runton
  • Cromer Beach
  • Blakeney Point
  • Weybourne Beach
  • Bluebell wood

There are 9 cottages at this site

    • Sleeps 4Sleeps 4
    • Bedrooms 2Bedrooms 2
    • Dines 4Dines 4
    • Child-FriendlyChild-Friendly
    • Extra baby kitExtra baby kit
    • Dogs AcceptedDogs Accepted
    • Enclosed GardenEnclosed Garden
    • Supermarket delivery availableSupermarket delivery available
    • Owners/Manager onsiteOwners/Manager onsite
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Dedicated ParkingDedicated Parking
    • Real fireReal fire
    • BarbecueBarbecue
    • Bike storageBike storage
    • Walkable pubWalkable pub
    • Beach within 10 milesBeach within 10 miles
    • Walkable Fine DiningWalkable Fine Dining
From £455
  • Hollybrook cottage
  • Hollybrook
  • Hollybrook
  • Hollybrook
  • Hollybrook
  • Hollybrook
  • Hollybrook
  • Hollyboork
  • Hollybrook
  • Hollybrook
  • Hollybrook cottage
  • Cromer Beach
  • Sheringham Park
  • Norfolk Broads
  • West Runton Beach
  • Lions Mouth Aylmerton
  • Overstrand Beach
    • Sleeps 5Sleeps 5
    • Bedrooms 3Bedrooms 3
    • Dines 6Dines 6
    • Child-FriendlyChild-Friendly
    • Enclosed GardenEnclosed Garden
    • Dog Free Cottage Dog Free Cottage
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Dedicated ParkingDedicated Parking
    • Real fireReal fire
    • Bike storageBike storage
    • Beach within 10 milesBeach within 10 miles
From £255
  • Beach Retreat
  • Cromer Beach
  • Beach Retreat
  • Weybourne Beach
  • Beach Retreat
  • Overstrand Cliff Tops
  • Beach Retreat
  • Norfolk Broards
  • Beach Retreat
  • Blakeney Point
  • Beach Retreat Bedroom
  • Cromer Pier
  • Beach Retreat
  • Sailing on the Norfolk Broads
  • Beach Retreat
  • Cromer Pier
  • Beach Retreat
  • Sheringham park
  • Beach Retreat
  • Beach Retreat Lounge

There are 9 cottages at this site

    • Sleeps 4Sleeps 4
    • Bedrooms 2Bedrooms 2
    • Dines 4Dines 4
    • Child-FriendlyChild-Friendly
    • Extra baby kitExtra baby kit
    • Dogs Welcome*Dogs Welcome*
    • Enclosed GardenEnclosed Garden
    • Supermarket delivery availableSupermarket delivery available
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Dedicated ParkingDedicated Parking
    • Real fireReal fire
    • BarbecueBarbecue
    • Walkable pubWalkable pub
    • Beach within walking distanceBeach within walking distance
    • Walkable Fine DiningWalkable Fine Dining

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Child-Friendly

Child-Friendly

Extra baby kit

Extra baby kit

Dogs Accepted

Dogs Accepted

Dogs Welcome*

Dogs Welcome*

Enclosed Garden

Enclosed Garden

Dog Free Cottage

Dog Free Cottage

Supermarket delivery available

Supermarket delivery available

Owners/Manager onsite

Owners/Manager onsite

WiFi

WiFi

Dedicated Parking

Dedicated Parking

Real fire

Real fire

Barbecue

Barbecue

Bike storage

Bike storage

Walkable pub

Walkable pub

Beach within walking distance

Beach within walking distance

Beach within 10 miles

Beach within 10 miles

Walkable Fine Dining

Walkable Fine Dining

About & Contact

Member since 1999

Swallow Cottage

North Norfolk Coast and Countryside


Poppyland Holiday Cottages offers nine individual properties in unspoilt rural North Norfolk where you can relax and enjoy the slower pace of life that is still a feature of this part of the world.

Wickmere is a quiet hamlet made up of a few cottages which were built to provide accommodation for the workers on the Wolterton Estate, the family seat of the younger brother of the then Prime Minister, Robert Walpole. Using Swallow Cottages as a base, it is possible to walk or cycle safely along quiet lanes, and reach all of the North Norfolk Coast and local market towns. Wickmere is close to many National Trust properties and other places of interest including the North Norfolk Steam Railway, Seal Trips from Morston and The Norfolk Broads.

Swallow Cottages have a large enclosed south facing garden overlooking meadows and open countryside within a Conservation Area. There is a healthy population of barn owls that hunt along the bottom of the garden, as well as tawny and little owls, that have for many years nested in nearby oak trees. The neighbouring villages offer several good pubs and inns providing food.

Overstrand, a crab fishing village just to the east of Cromer and within walking distance either along the beach or by the cliff top path, has sandy beaches ideal for young children to build sandcastles, play beach cricket and football or hunt for crabs. Within the village there is a play area, a grocery store, post office, public house and a restaurant. It is within reach of all North Norfolks attractions and The Broads.

Aylmerton is only a scant 2.5 miles from the popular coastal resorts of Cromer & Sheringham – quite within an easy distance for cyclists or enthusiastic walkers. Both are very pleasant seaside towns with great beaches to enjoy and a range of restaurants to try. Golfers may also be interested to hear that neighbouring West Runton has a terrific golf course

Meet the owner

Tracy Riches

I have lived in Norfolk all my life in Overstrand, Aylmerton and now Wickmere were I live with my husband and four children. I have been employed in the hospitality industry since leaving school and now run our cottages which have been in the family for the last 23 years.

Location

  • Gardens
  • Golf
  • Heritage
  • Pub/Restaurant
  • Visitors Attraction
  • Walks
  • Wildlife

Pensthorpe

Mix of meandering nature trails and beguiling woodland walks, and a showcase for British wildlife and nature conservation.

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Royal Cromer Golf Club

Cliff top in character with spectacular views and boasts all the features of a coastal course, sandy hills, grassy valleys and abundant gorse and bracken.

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Blickling Hall

The Blickling estate was once the home of the Boleyn family, and now encompasses nearly 5000 acres, with an impressive Jacobean house, a garden.

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Felbrigg Hall & Gardens

One of the most elegant country houses in East Anglia

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Saracens Head

Georgian Inn nestled in the heart of the North Norfolk. Delicious meals prepared by local chef, using the best local produce.

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Poppyline North Norfolk Railway

North Norfolk Steam Railway

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Thursford collection

Largest collection of steam engines and organs, carousels and the gondola, children's play area and restaurant. Also hosts the Christmas Spectacular recognised as being the largest show of its kind in the country, if not Europe

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Sheringham park

Landscape park and woodland garden

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Cley Marshes and nature reserve

NWT Cley Marshes is Norfolk Wildlife Trust’s oldest and best known nature reserve. The shingle beach and saline lagoons, along with the grazing marsh and reedbed support large numbers of wintering and...

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Beans boat trips

Blakeney point seal trips with beans boats.

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