Why Choose Self Catering Accommodation in Norfolk?

The slower pace of life in rural Norfolk attracts many visitors each year who are looking to unwind and take in the scenery for which the Norfolk Coast is famous.

Tourists and holiday makers can enjoy the fresh air and welcoming beaches at places like Holkham with its stunning hall and country estate, Sherringham, Wells-next-the-sea, Mundesley or Cromer where the 151m working pier is a favourite for visitors.

Norfolk has many tourist attractions to keep the family entertained such as Roarr Dinosaur Park, Bressingham Steam Railway, Banham Zoo and BeWILDerwood. There are numerous opportunities to take to the water – may be sailing or seal spotting at the coast or a trip to the Norfolk Broads.

There are many stately homes and gardens to explore including Felbrigg Hall, Blickling Hall and the Royal Sandringham Estate. You can find traditional seaside entertainment at Great Yarmouth and Hunstanton or head into the city of Norwich for shopping, the historic castle and art scene.

A self catering property in Norfolk also gives you the chance to get out and sample the local food and drink scene, where there are a number specialities including Cromer Crab, Brancaster Mussels and Stiffkey Cockles.

Whether you are enjoying the coastal walks and scenery, visiting one of the tourist attractions, or heading for somewhere a bit livelier like Great Yarmouth or Norwich, Norfolk’s selection of self catering accommodation properties will give you a great base from which to explore the county.


What types of accommodation are available?

With everything from holiday parks to stunning luxury accommodation you will find a great selection of self catering accommodation in Norfolk.

Norfolk’s rural landscape means there are a variety of converted barns and farm buildings, flint cottages and the occasional windmill that can provide a charming location for your self catering break.

Glamping sites are increasingly popular with the county offering luxury pods, yurts and bell tents for those looking for a more outdoors experience. Whilst in Norwich you will find a choice of well appointed self catering apartments within easy reach of the city centre.

There is a choice of coastal properties where you can enjoy the sea views and easy access to the beach from beach houses and chalets or stunning luxury accommodation with hot tubs and relaxing gardens.

Dog lovers can enjoy plenty of dog friendly accommodation and if you are setting out on one of Norfolk’s many walks see our Dog Friendly Beaches Guide to Norfolk.

So don’t delay, book your Norfolk getaway today!


Examples of self catering accommodation that you can book in Norfolk with The Tourist Trail include:


The Grove Glamping | Cromer

The Grove Glamping, 95 Overstrand Road, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 0DJ

Happy Valley

Washpit Farm, Happy Valley, Massingham Road, Norfolk, PE32 1DN

Norfolk Woods Resort & Spa

Gayton Road, Pentney, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE32 1FY

Glamping With Llamas

Faster Lente Walton Road, Wisbech, Norfolk, PE14 7AG

Forest Holidays- Thorpe Forest

Thorpe Forest, Shadwell, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 2RX

Indian Summer Tipis

Salle Moor Hall Farm, Wood Dalling Rd, Norwich, Norfolk, NR10 4SB

Chestnut Barn

Chestnut Barn, School Road, Thurgarton, Norfolk, NR11 7PE

Dragonfly Cottage

River Farm, Old Harleston Road, Earsham, Bungay , Norfolk, NR35 2AF

North Norfolk Glamping

The Common, South Creake, Norfolk, NR21 9JA

West Heath Barn

West Heath Barn, Lynn Lane, Gt Massingham, Norfolk, PE32 2HL

Pitch Perfect Glamping

Pitch Perfect Glamping, Long Rd, Skeyton, Norfolk, NR10 5DH

Eves Hill Farm

Reepham Road, Booton, Norwich, Norfolk, NR10 4TD