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Lilac Lodge

Swanton Abbott - Norfolk Countryside & Villages

This converted cart lodge in the quiet village of Swanton Abbott is beautifully furnished with an attractive courtyard for sitting out and enjoying a glass of wine or morning cup of coffee.
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • Private parking
  • WiFi
  • Garden/courtyard
£286 - £472 per week *


Lilac Lodge is a converted cart lodge which has been built with character and is beautifully furnished. All on one level, the Lodge is ideal for a couple with its attractive courtyard for sitting out and enjoying a glass of wine or morning cup of coffee. The Lodge is situated in a very peaceful part of the village, the location is ideal and very central for exploring many parts of the surrounding area and attractions. Pub: 0.25 miles

Open Plan Living Room with Sitting Area with comfortable seating, widescreen TV and electric effect woodburner Dining Area with table and chairs Kitchen Area with electric oven and hob, dishwasher, fridge with ice box, microwave and use of the owner's washing machine on request
Bedroom 1 with a double bed
Shower Room with cubicle and thermostatic shower, washbasin and wc

Garden: Courtyard garden with table, chairs and barbecue.
Parking: Driveway for one car.
Heating: O.F.C.H.
Also Provided: Towels. Books and hairdryer, WiFi 
Notes: This is a non-smoking property. Mobile signal - weak. Please note that there is shared access with the owners in the courtyard. Lilac Lodge is adjacent to Lilac Barn (1173) giving guests the opportunity to enjoy family holidays together whilst retaining independence and time to themselves. Duvets and pillows are quality goose feather and down. Hypo-allergenic bedding available on request, please confirm when booking.

Swanton Abbott is a quiet village in an ideal position from which to discover the many delights of Norfolk. The capital of The Broads is only five miles away at Wroxham and you may like to hire a boat to view the miles of waterways. The North Norfolk Heritage Coast and the sandy beaches of Cromer, Mundesley and Holkham are also only a short drive away, as is the fine city of Norwich. There is a pub in the village and further amenities and supermarkets available in the market towns of Aylsham and North Walsham, four miles away.


  • 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
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Barbecue
  • No smoking
  • 8 miles from the coast
  • 0.25 mile from nearest pub
  • 3 miles from nearest shop



A lovely property in good location. All you need for a comfortable stay. Owners were very friendly and helpful. Mrs Ruth Barnard - 14th August 2018
A beautiful cottage in a beautiful country. Location just right – not too far out but in lovely quiet countryside – you can even see the stars.The Kemp Party - 10th November 2017
Cottage very warm! Bed great! The Tristram Party - 7th October 2017
Great place and friendly people. The Smith Party - 9th September 2017
Beautiful cottage, comfortable bed, cottage well equipped. Sorry to go home.The Chester Party - 26th August 2017
Appreciated the lovely hot showers.The Holt Party - 30th July 2017
Very well equipped and comfortable.The Burwell Party - 18th July 2017
Thank you or a wonderful short new year visit. Such a beautiful equipped cottage. Sue's Party - 2nd January 2017
A peaceful place. Everything we expected. Hope to visit again sometimeMr Dave Norval - 8th October 2016
Quiet and peaceful.Mrs D Byford - 20th August 2015
Very comfortable cottage well presented and in good locationMrs Jane Mcqueen - 17th August 2015
Lovely cottage. Found it to be a grand area for cycling.Mrs Smith - 13th June 2015
Many thanks for a wonderful holiday in Lilac Lodge. Will definitely be sharing this fantastic find with family and friends.Mrs Sanderson - 25th October 2014
Accommodation is excellent and has been well thought out with nice fixtures and fittings.Mr Fletcher - 1st September 2014
It's all been absolutely lovely.Mr Bevan - 11th June 2014
Everything we had hoped for and more.The Smith Family - 21st April 2014
What a magical and fairy-tale place, immaculately presented, the attention to detail made the whole experience sublime.Mrs Atri - 30th December 2013
Very useful to be able to book both Lilac Lodge and Lilac Barn to accommodate extended family.Mrs Tannock - 3rd August 2013
Fantastic little lodge, owners were very friendly.Mrs Richard - 9th April 2012
A lovely place. Would recommend to all our friends.The Stevens Party - 6th April 2012
A great weekend away, love the cottage, will definitely come again in the future.Mr & Mrs Stevens - 1st April 2012
Certainly recommend to friends.Mr & Mrs Roberts - 8th October 2011
The best holiday this year. The cottage is a home from home very well thought out garden and surrounding area well cared for.Mr & Mrs North - 1st October 2011
Had a very enjoyable week. Lovely countryside and walking.Mr & Mrs Baker - 22nd September 2011
The style and comfort created in Lilac Lodge are very deserving of a 4 star Gold award.Mr & Mrs Graham - 15th September 2011
Thankyou for a lovely week. The lodge is perfectly located, cosy and comfortable.Mr Sexton - 7th September 2011
Lilac lodge is beautiful - we will certainly pass this on to everyone we know.Mr & Mrs Smith - 1st September 2011
Lilac lodge is just right for two.. already thinking of the next visit.Mr & Mrs Christian - 1st August 2011