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Deerfoot - Horning, Norfolk Broads

English Tourist Board 4 Stars
Deerfoot Cottage, Horning, Norfolk Broads Deerfoot Boathouse
Views from Deerfoot down the river Deerfoot - Open plan kitchen and dining area
Deerfoot - Lovely river views from the ground floor lounge & open plan kitchen area Deerfoot - Entrance Hallway
Additional lounge on 1st floor with TV, DVD & Nintendo Wii Deerfoot - Ground Floor Double room
Deerfoot - Twin bedroom Deerfoot - Family room
Deerfoot - First floor double bedroom Deerfoot - Balcony from double bedroom
Deerfoot - Family bathroom Harry's Cafe & indoor Swimming pool
  • Superb luxury riverside cottage on River Bure
  • Fantastic river views and facilities
  • Large river frontage
  • 1 x double, 1 x family suite & 2 x twins - all ensuite
  • Private mooring for small boat
  • Harry's Cafe & indoor Swimming pool (small charge)
  • Close to Ferry Inn pub
  • Short walk to pretty village of Horning with restaurants, pubs and shops
  • Excellent fishing available - during fishing season
  • WiFi Broadband Internet Connection
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Property Overview
Location Overview

Deerfoot - Luxury 5* holiday cottage set in a prime riverside location close to the centre of Horning. This is one of the most popular cottages on the Norfolk Broads (early booking is highly recommended).

Spacious, prestigious riverside property with a large amount of river frontage has been awarded 5 stars and the Enjoy England Gold Award.

This luxurious & contemporary riverside cottage has been superbly furnished & offers five bedrooms and can accommodate up to 10 people. The master bedroom has both ensuite and a private balcony with lovely river views. Good fishing is available from the riverside garden and decking area (during the fishing season and with a licence).

Also available at this location and situated next door to Deefoot is the very popular holiday cottage, Tealby. This luxury riverside holiday cottage has 4 bedrooms and sleeps up to 8 people.

Located right on the River Bure in the Norfolk Broads, this is a ideal location from which to explore the popular villages and broads of Wroxham, Potter Heigham, Coltishall, Salhouse and Ranworth, all easily accessible in a motorised day cruiser.

A short walk will take you into the centre of Horning where there are some small shops, butcher, delicatessen, riverside pubs, restaurants & cafés. You can also set off on of the ‘Broads Tours’ paddle steamers which set off just outside the Swan Inn.

Fishing on the Norfolk Broads- a very popular location for all levels of anglers offering some excellent coarse and pike fishing available right from your doorstep. Pike, roach, tench, bream, rudd, perch amongst many others are regularly caught. An Environmental Agency Rod licence will be required to fish on the Broads. There are many rod hire, tackle and bait shops available locally.

Please note: Fishing Season - Open Coarse Fishing Season - 16th June to 14th March (no fishing outside these dates).

View Deerfoot - Horning, Norfolk Broads in a larger map
The Norfolk Broads is a series of inter-connecting rivers and broads covering 303 sq. km mostly in the County of Norfolk. Seven rivers and 63 broads, many pretty villages and beautiful countryside and landscapes makes up the Norfolk Broads and has been coined Britain's 'Magical Waterland'.

With over 200 square kilometres of the Broads is navigable and the best way to explore the market towns, riverside villages, waterside pubs and pretty broads is by boat which can be hired from many different locations throughout.

The Norfolk Broads is made up many marshes, reedbeds, and conservation areas or SSSI's all which homes a huge amount of varied wildlife and offers a delight for birdwatchers, expert and novice coarse and pike fishermen alike.

Many watersports are also available with sailing, windsurfing, canoeing and kayaking all very popular. Another great way to explore the Broads is by bike, many cycling trails and paths wind alongside the rivers and broads.

Sandy beaches and popular Norfolk coastal towns are only a short drive away so too the Historic city of Norwich.

Property Facilities

Local Area & Highlights
  • Please click here for Deerfoot Layout
  • Ground Floor:
  • Entrance hall
  • Cloakroom
  • W/C & hand basin
  • Open plan dining, kitchen & lounge area
  • Lounge is furnished with TV & DVD player
  • Tri-fold doors open out onto terrace
  • The kitchen is well equipped with a hob, cooker, dishwasher & fridge freezer
  • Utility room with a washing machine & dryer
  • 1 x Executive double king size bedroom furnished with TV & DVD player and en-suite bathroom with a whirlpool bath & patio doors leading onto terrace
  • First Floor:
  • Additional lounge with TV, DVD & Nintendo Wii
  • Tri-fold doors open onto large riverside balcony
  • 1 x Family suite comprising a king size bedroom with access to a twin bedroom, both sharing an en-suite bathroom with whirlpool bath, patio doors onto private balcony (see property layout using link above)
  • 2 x Twin bedrooms both with en-suite shower rooms
  • Large main river frontage with terrace & decking area leading to river edge - Toddlers beware
  • Garden furniture provided
  • Upstairs balcony overlooking river
  • Mooring available with property
  • Parking for up to 4 cars available
  • Central heating and electricity included
  • Bed Linen, towels & duvets provided
  • Beds all made up for arrival
  • Cot & high chair available - £12/week & £8/short break
  • Sorry no pets permitted
  • Sorry - Smoking not permitted
  • WiFi Broadband Internet
  • 200 miles of beautiful Norfolk Broads waterways
  • Wroxham Village only 3 miles away
  • Great Yarmouth - 16 Miles, Beach - 9 miles
  • Wroxham - 4 Miles, Aylsham - 12 Miles,
  • City Norwich, cathedral & castle museum - 8 miles away
  • Golf - Sprowston Hall - 6 miles
  • Bewilderwood - 50 acres of wild, imaginative, outdoor adventure
  • Woodbastwick - Thatched houses and the Woodforde's Brewery
  • Wroxham Barns Craft Centre - Craft workshops, children's Fun Fair and Junior Farm 
  • Hoveton Hall Gardens - 1 mile north of Wroxham
  • Norwich Cathedral - dating back over 1000 years
  • City of Norwich Aviation Museum - features many historic aircraft including the massive Vulcan Bomber
  • Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery
  • Blickling Hall - Magnificent Jacobean house with garden and park
  • Great Yarmouth Sea Life Centre
  • Somerleyton House
  • Sandy beaches within 11 miles
  • Cromer & Great Yarmouth only a short drive away
  • Weavers Way - 56 mile Broadlands footpath
  • Cycle trails
Local Facilities

Options & Additional Information

  • Fishing available during fishing season (closed season is from 15th March to 15th June inclusive)
  • Valid fishing licence is required
  • Boat hire available locally at good rates - luxury day cruisers with galley, hob and WC
  • Harry's Pool & Cafe is located nearby at Horning Marina. Heated pool & Jacuzzi with views across the Marina during your stay (discounts for holiday cottage customers apply).
  • Harry's Cafe offers a great selection of freshly cooked food and homemade cakes and scones.
  • Please note - Harry's Cafe and Swimming pool will be closing for the winter period on 2nd November 2013 through to approx. 28th March 2014.
  • Local village shops, deli, butcher, restaurants, bars
  • Ferry Inn Pub, New Inn & Swan Inn - all easily walkable
  • Good shopping at Wroxham village (4 miles away)
  • Sandy beaches within 11 miles
  • Cromer & Great Yarmouth only a short drive away
  • Canoe & kayak hire available locally
  • Organised 'Canoe wildlife safaris' available
  • Deposit is 25% required, balance due 8 weeks beforehand
  • £200 refundable security deposit payable on arrival
  • Arrival 2.00pm & departure 09.00am
  • Sat/Tues start days
  • Short Breaks available outside key holiday dates - weekend 3 nights & midweek 4 nights
  • Short breaks during school holidays only bookable within 10 days of start date if available
  • All female or all male parties - refundable security deposit of £50.00 per head
  • Bed linen, towels & continental quilt duvets provided
  • Beds all made up upon arrival
  • Electricity is included
  • Cot & high chair available - £12/week & £8/short break
  • Sorry no pets permitted
  • Sorry - Smoking not permitted
  • Booking Terms: Click here to view full booking and hire conditions

For further information please contact Waterside Breaks Ltd on 01252 339020