Thimble Cottage

Dersingham, Royal Norfolk Coast

  • 3 Star Gold
  • Located less than 2 miles from the Royal Sandringham estate is this pretty carrstone cottage, an ideal get-away for families or friends where your four-legged friends can visit too!


You can book this property from:

  • £540 per week
  • £77 per night
  • 3 Star Gold


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 double beds
  • 1 single bed


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Range/Aga
  • Freezer


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Family friendly


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • On-street parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 2 miles
  • Pub 0.2 miles
  • Shop 0.5 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding


  • Ground floor WC

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 10:00am


Thimble Cottage is a quaint traditional carstone formerly owned by the HM the Queen as part of the Royal Sandringham Estate. Boasting some character features with original pamment tiled floor the cottage is surprisingly roomy with two double bedrooms and a large bathroom on the first floor. Downstairs there is a single bedroom, just off the main sitting room, which could be used as a playroom or bedroom having a full-size single day-bed as well as a cloak room. The kitchen/diner is well equipped and double aspect with French doors on the decked garden, range-style cooker, dishwasher, washing machine and dining facilities too. The sitting room boasts a cosy wood burner and is a perfect place to relax and enjoy a glass of wine on a winter’s evening whilst warming your toes by the glowing embers with your four-legged friend at your feet with two well-behaved dogs welcome. Pubs/Shops: within walking distance

Ground Floor:
Entrance hall
Kitchen/diner with fridge and freezer, microwave oven, slimline dishwasher and range style gas cooker, pamment tiled floors and table and chairs, double aspect.
Hallway with stairs to the first floor.
Sitting room with wood burner, TV and comfortable seating.
Bedroom 3/snug with single day bed
En-suite Cloakroom with wc and wash basin

First Floor:
Bedroom 1 with double bed, built in wardrobe
Family bathroom with bath and over bath shower, vanity wash basin and wc
Bedroom 2 with double bed

Garden: Front garden with astroturf, small patio, table and chairs and water feature. There is also a rear decked area with outdoor seating leading off the kitchen/diner.
Pets: Two well-behaved dogs welcome. (Please be aware of our booking information regarding pets).
Parking: On-street parking available outside the cottage.
Heating: Gas central heating. Woodburner.
Also provided: Towels. WiFi. Books and games. DAB radio. 2 Hairdryers.
Notes: This is a non smoking property. Mobile reception – variable.

Dersingham is a popular village bordering the Royal Estate of Sandringham, surrounded by woodland walks and beautiful countryside with the village boasting a variety of high quality shops; award-winning butchers, supermarket and garden centre with adjacent tea shop. For those with a particular sweet tooth why not visit the fabulous tea rooms ‘Petals’ located at the foot Sandringham Hill enjoy fancy cakes in a traditional environment perhaps followed by a stroll around Sandringham House and Gardens whilst youngsters can let off steam in the adventure playground.  There are plenty of fine restaurants and eateries close-by, the award winning Rose & Crown at Snettisham is popular with locals and visitors to the area at nearby Snettisham. There are dog-friendly beaches nearby at Snettisham and neighbouring Heacham which has two beaches, North and South beach; a promenade is a lovely way to appreciate the coastline with a gentle stroll to the Victorian seaside town of Hunstanton. The area also offers good walking and cycling opportunities; if ornithology is your passion then why not visit the RSPB reserve at snettisham, featured on springwatch or a little further around the coastline there is the Norfolk Wildlife Trust at Holme-next-the-Sea and Titchwell Bird Reserve.



Lovely comfortable cottage in a great location. Garden an added bonus for the dog with several seating areas to enjoy the good weather

Mrs D,

Very comfortable, quaint cottage. Great location for north Norfolk coast.

Mrs M,

Lovely cottage in a beautiful part of the Country. Enjoyed the cottage and garden during the sunny weather, peaceful location and close to the Coach and Horses selling good quality food.

Mrs F,