Big Skies, Docking, nr Hunstanton, Norfolk
Docking (near Hunstanton), Norfolk
This fantastic property is situated in the superb village of Docking in north-west Norfolk, which sits a few miles from the coast and around 7 miles from the seaside town of Hunstanton. With sweeping views across the Norfolk countryside, the aptly named Big Skies apartment offers comfortable accommodation for two in a superbly rustic setting.
This attractive one-bedroom apartment is ideal for a break in Norfolk, surrounded by the county's unspoilt landscapes and sitting within easy reach of its coastline and some popular seaside towns and villages.
Big Skies forms part of an historic, striking Victorian building, known as Norfolk Heights, set on the outskirts of the village of Docking.
Available for both short and longer stays across the year, Blue Skies is the perfect spot for a romantic break, but equally suitable for anyone looking to have a break away on their own.
Docking is a lovely village just a short drive from the North Norfolk coast. With a village shop and pub in walking distance, plus great pub/restaurants just a short drive away you're in a great location to explore some of the best foodie haunts and beaches on this stretch of beautiful coast.
You'll discover one of the best farmer's markets in the area at Creake Abbey in North Creake on the first Saturday of the month, or if you're not up that weekend, then visit Drove Orchards Farm Shop in Thornham or Thornham Deli, the latter of which stocks a fabulous array of local produce.
For a bit of culture don’t forget to visit the nearby stately homes of Holkham Hall and Sandringham, HM The Queen’s country pad. Head to the RSPB reserves at Titchwell or Snettisham to appreciate the wonderful birdlife that frequent these shores; or take a boat trip to see the seals at Blakeney point from Morston a little further afield.
The long sandy beaches at Brancaster and the popular harbour of Brancaster Staithe, great for kayaking and sailing, are only a short drive away.
The popular Georgian village of Burnham Market is also close by and well worth a visit. Here you'll find fashionable boutique shops, cafe’s, delicatessens and the acclaimed Hoste Arms Hotel and Restaurant, plus more intimate restaurants.
From the communal entrance door a staircase leads to the First Floor apartment.
With coat hooks.
With sofa and armchair, widescreen television with Freeview, DVD player, and Huawei Mobile WiFi (limited download ability).
A compact kitchen with electric cooker, induction hob, fridge with ice box and microwave.
With a double bed.
Large walk-in shower, wash basin and WC.
Beautifully landscaped communal gardens for guest use, along with clothes drying area - perfect for drying beach towels.
There is a large communal parking area at the rear of the building.
Please note: Broadband is not available at Big Skies but there is WiFi access via the Huawei Mobile WiFi which is in the apartment.
Sorry, no pets.
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