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Smithy Cottage

Blofield Heath - Norfolk Broads

Quiet lanes makes this a lovely place for walkers and within easy reach of Norwich and the East coast beaches, this is a perfect property for two.
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • Private parking
  • WiFi
  • Garden/courtyard
£343 - £598 per week *


Smithy is a newly refurbished single story conversion of the Old Forge. The accommodation is spacious and attractive offering modern amenities in a tranquil setting surrounded by beautiful countryside in the heart of the Broads. It has a secluded patio and barbecue area, perfect for enjoying a quiet relaxing drink at any time of the day. A superb location for a peaceful holiday, with easy proximity to Norwich and the sandy east coast beaches. Shop: 0.5 miles Pub: 2 miles

On one level with Open Plan Sitting Area with comfortable seating, flat screen TV with Freeview, DVD player, iPod dock and WiFi Kitchen/Dining Area with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and breakfast bar with stools
Bedroom 1 with king-size bed and En-Suite Bathroom with Jacuzzi bath, hand-held shower attachment, washbasin and wc                                                      

Patio: Enclosed and secluded patio with table, chairs and barbecue. Central courtyard for all three properties.
Parking: Driveway for two cars.
Heating: Electric heating.
Also Provided: Towels. Books and games.
Extras: Laundry service provided by the owner @ £8 per load.

Notes:  This is a non-smoking property. . Mobile signal strong.This property may be booked in conjunction with 1467 & 1468, making it suitable for larger groups holidaying together - please follow the links for further information - https://www.norfolkcottages.co.uk/norfolk-broads-cottages/blofield-heath/1468-anvil-cottage


Set in the heart of the Norfolk Broads eight miles from the fine, historic city of Norwich and a short drive to the sandy beaches of the East Coast, Blofield Heath provides an ideal base for exploring the many attractions of Norfolk or simply relaxing in the peaceful countryside. The area around Blofield offers quiet lanes for walking and cycling. There are plenty of traditional country pubs with restaurants within convenient driving distance. Salhouse, Brundall, and South Walsham Broads are nearby where you can launch or hire a boat, with the RSPB reserve at Strumpshaw Fen providing a delight for walkers and nature lovers. The cathedral city of Norwich with its cobbled streets, timber-framed houses, bustling outdoor market, theatres and shops provides further interest and entertainment.



  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • Private parking
  • WiFi
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 4.5 Stars
  • All on one level
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Bed linen included
  • Towels included
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Barbecue
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • No smoking
  • 14 miles from the coast
  • 2 miles from nearest pub
  • 0.5 mile from nearest shop



Excellent accommodation equipped with absolutely everything. Fastidiously clean, would definitely stay there again Mrs M Warnes - 6th June 2017
Immaculate cottage, very comfortable and a lot of thought and effort has gone into ensuring that it feels like a home from home.Mrs L Brischuk - 27th March 2017
This was the best holiday cottage we have ever been inMrs Jenny McCabe - 22nd October 2016
It was one of the best self-catering cottage we have ever stayed in.Mrs Linda Walker - 11th July 2016
A very pleasant and relaxing stay.Mrs D Whiles - 25th March 2016
We absolutely loved Smithy Cottage. The location is very peaceful yet not far from places of interest and the Jacuzzi bath was wonderfulMrs D Rankin - 23rd October 2015
Hone from home, lovely welcome pack and all the extras supplied in the property is very much appreciated. Owners were very welcoming.Mrs Tara Cox - 19th May 2015


Long Term Lets

You can let this property for between two to five months throughout the winter, which might help you out of a moving muddle or provide somewhere lovely to stay if you're working in Norfolk for a short while. Please contact us for more information regarding availability and pricing.