Poppy Cottage

Stiffkey, North Norfolk Coast

  • 3 Star
  • A practically perfect retreat for two in the coastal village of Stiffkey, with local mussels being served at the nearby Inn and long walks - how you could you not relax...

You can book this property from:

  • £326 per week
  • £47 per night
  • 3 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher


  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 WC
  • Towels not provided


  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • Barbecue
  • On-street parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 3 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles
  • Shop 0.1 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner


  • On one level, no stairs
  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room


Poppy Cottage is an attractive single storey flint property tucked away behind a terrace of traditional flint cottages. It is a perfect retreat for couples, ideally placed to explore the local marshes, coastal path and beautiful beaches of the North Norfolk coast. A short walk along a footpath which borders the River Stiffkey will take you to the village inn well known locally for serving Stiffkey mussels and if you venture a little further, the villages stores has a good selection of local produce and you can also enjoy a coffee in the courtyard. Shop/Pub: within walking distance

Sitting/Dining Room with comfortable seating, TV with Freesat, DVD player, iPod dock, dining table and chairs and a woodburner -  archway to
Kitchen with electric cooker, fridge with ice box, dishwasher and microwave
Bathroom with shower cubicle, washbasin, separate wc and 3.5kg washing machine
Bedroom with a double bed and French doors to garden


Garden: Private and secluded enclosed rear courtyard with a table and chairs, barbecue. Right of way only across courtyard at front of property
Parking: Roadside on The Greenway, a lane that leads to the beach.
Heating: Electric central heating, woodburner.
Pets: One well-behaved small dog welcome - please be aware of our booking information regarding pets.
Also Provided: Books and games. Wi-Fi.
Extras:  Towels can be hired at £5 per person payable on booking.
Notes: This is a non-smoking property. The bedroom space is unable to accommodate a travel cot. Poppy Cottage is situated a short walk from the road, past a row of cottages and through the courtyard behind them. The path is level although there is a variety of surfaces including gravel. Access to bedroom is through the bathroom. Mobile signal - variable.

The coastal village of Stiffkey is set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and has one of the richest saltmarshes for wildlife in the country, providing excellent opportunities for both ornithology and walking. The sandy beaches at Holkham and Wells-next-the-Sea are just four miles along the coast and sailing is available at nearby Morston and Blakeney. Stiffkey has a well-renowned village shop and a pub which serves food, with further amenities available in the lovely Georgian town of Holt, which is eight miles away


Lovely little cottage in a pretty garden. Will probably stay there next year.

Mrs Judy B,

A fantastic little cottage, with everything you could need. A very pebbly path to the cottage

Mr Christopher L,

We had a lovely stay at Poppy Cottage for a week. We had our little border terrier with us and we all loved going for long coastal walks, as well as heading out by road to explore the surrounding area.

Mr Tariq K,

We have had a wonderful stay in Poppy Cottage (once we got the heating working!). It is so well placed to visit Norfolk and take in some sea air. We would highly recommend 'Back to the Garden' in Letheringsett for brunch - it was brilliant!

The Limer Party,

Thank you for a wonderful stay at Poppy Cottage - a lovely escape and a perfect place to explore Norfolk. Windswept beaches, open fires and cosy pubs - perfect! A lovely little place to spend our first anniversary.

Previous Customer,

Lovely little cottage within easy walk of Stiffkey Marshes and the local pub. Would absolutely recommend as a cosy bolthole, with fantastic walks and beaches - especially Holkham and Brancaster--and lots of pretty villages to explore nearby.

Ms Sarah I,

Superb location Accurate description Fabulous holiday

Mrs Gill C,

Lovely, cosy cottage in a great location, with really good customer service.

Ms Poppy S,

Really enjoyed it - a great location and a lovely, cosy cottage for 2. Very thoughtfully equipped & designed.

Mr Roderick L,