Smugglers Retreat

Wells-next-the-Sea, North Norfolk Coast

  • 4 Star
  • Feel the sand between your toes and discover the soft sandy dunes against a backdrop of colourful beach huts; with coastal walks in abundance!

You can book this property from:

  • £858 per week
  • £123 per night
  • 4 Star

Features

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 double beds
  • 3 single beds

Appliances

  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Range/Aga
  • Freezer

Bathrooms

  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Shower

Families

  • Family friendly

Outdoors

  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Outdoor storage
  • Private parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 0.5 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles
  • Shop 0.1 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Welcome pack

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf

Accessibility

  • Walk-in shower
  • Ground floor WC

Important - please note

House Rules

  • This property sleeps a maximum of 8 people - regardless of age.
  • Check in: 7:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.

Description

Smugglers Retreat is a charming semi-detached house set over three storeys and decorated in a contemporary style yet full of charm with plenty of original features. With exposed beams and narrow staircases much of the character has been retained including the original bread oven; the spacious sitting room has a large fireplace oozing character and warmth with a cosy wood burner adding to the ambience; perfect for year round gatherings with family and friends. Smugglers Retreat has all the comforts of modern day living and is just 2 minutes walk from the popular Quay and harbour where children and adults alike can enjoy making memories and enjoy "crabbing” on the quay. The Holkham Estate is moments away by car; families will enjoy the adventure playground, woodland walks amongst the deer herd and with cycle tracks and hire available there is plenty to explore.
Shops: 5 minutes walk Pub: 5 minutes walk.

Ground Floor:
Sitting Room with comfortable seating, flat screen TV, DVD and CD player, woodburner and exposed beams
Kitchen/Dining Room fitted with quality cupboards, exposed brick work and feature bread oven, gas range cooker, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, washer/dryer and dining table and chairs
Cloakroom with washbasin and wc

First Floor:
Bedroom 2 with beams, feature fireplace and a double bed
Bedroom 3 with twin beds
Bedroom 4 with a child size single bed and truckle bed
Bathroom with large walk-in shower, vanity washbasin and wc

Second Floor:
Bedroom 1 accessed via steep narrow stairs - room has sloping ceiling with exposed beams, double bed, walk-in wardrobe with cold water wash basin

Garden: Fully enclosed courtyard, small patio area with table and two chairs
Parking: Driveway to the side of the property for one large car with additional roadside parking nearby.
Heating: G.F.C.H. Woodburner
Also Provided: Towels. Wifi. Books and games. Welcome tray
Pets: Not allowed.
Notes: This is a non-smoking property. Mobile signal - weak. Please note there is a mixture of feather filled and synthetic pillows

Wells is a popular town set behind a small harbour on the beautiful North Norfolk Coast. Take a ride from the town by narrow-gauge steam railway to the soft sandy beaches against a backdrop softly coloured beach huts. The coastal footpath runs adjacent to the harbour and is approximately a mile long and a perfect spot to take a pew and peruse the sailing boats depart the harbour at high tide and an enjoyable walk with family and friends. Upon reaching the iconic lifeboat station take a stroll and explore the pine woods beyond the beach where car parking is available too and a family-friendly cafe; a perfect place to enjoy a hot beverage ‘year round’. This part of the coastline has a variety of birdlife and is famed for ornithology with many coastal paths and trails to discover. The pretty town has a variety of independent shops to explore; a theatre, galleries and for the youngsters there are amusements to visit, there is also a supermarket, petrol station not forgetting some great pubs serving great food located on the ever-popular Buttlands. Pubs/Shops/Beach: within walking distance

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