Hollyhocks, Docking, nr Hunstanton, Norfolk
Docking (near Hunstanton), Norfolk
Hollyhocks is a comfortable holiday cottage, sleeping four, which sits in a peaceful area of the historic north-west Norfolk village of Docking, just a few miles from the sea and about 7 miles from the bustling coastal town of Hunstanton. It's an ideal place for a relaxing holiday amid the gorgeous rural scenery.
With a prime location in the traditional Norfolk village of Docking, surrounded by countryside tranquility but also just a few miles from the county's thriving coastline, Hollyhocks is a gorgeous and well equipped cottage that's perfect for any group of four looking for a relaxing break.
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.
Sitting / dining room
Lovely cosy room with an electric wood burning stove effect fire, flatscreen television and DVD player.
Quality fitted kitchen with built in oven and hob, fridge/freezer and washing machine. Digital radio and two folding chairs.
A charming room with a double bed.
With two single beds.
Modern bathroom with bath and shower over, WC and wash basin.
To the front of the property there is a gravelled courtyard garden with off road parking for one vehicle.
There is further on road parking outside.
Sorry, Hollyhocks is not suitable for infants or pets.
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