Mallard Cottage is situated on the River Thurne in the popular village of Potter Heigham. This modern property sleeps 4 people in one double bedroom and one twin bedroom so ideal for a small family or a friends get together. There is an open-plan living area with an electric stove for the cooler evenings. Extend the long summer days by opening the patio doors leading onto a large decking area, where you can take advantage of dining alfresco whilst enjoying the beautiful views of the River Thurne.
A complimentary full one day boat hire is included for 7 night bookings, plus 25% off additional hire - subject to availability.
Potter Heigham is an ideal base from which to enjoy your Norfolk Broads holiday. Take advantage of the free or discounted day boat hire and get out and explore this unique river navigation. This wetland habitat is known as the wildlife capital of the UK so bring your binoculars to spot a variety of seabirds, waterfowl, fish, seals, hawks and the Swallowtail Butterfly. The Norfolk Broads is only the place to spot this particular species of butterfly.
Further afield you may wish to head to the coast at Horsey and do a bit of seal spotting. Great Yarmouth is an excellent choice for a day at the seaside full of childhood nostalgia and traditional family activities. Norwich is also easily accessible and is a wonderful medieval city to explore. There are many beautiful villages located near to Potter Heigham where you will find lovely cafes, pubs and restaurants to enjoy the local cuisine whilst soaking up the laid back atmosphere of the Broads with scenic views across the tranquil water or bustling marinas. At the end of your busy day head back to your cottage and enjoy the last of the summer sun or cosy round your electric stove in the lounge.
Bedrooms & Bathrooms
Ground floor twin bedroom.
Ground floor shower room with a wash basin & WC.
First floor master double bedroom.
Family bathroom - bath with shower over, wash basin & WC.
Pets are accepted - £35 each (max. 2).
Terms & Conditions
25% deposit is required on booking, balance is due 8 weeks beforehand.
Check in - 4pm & check out is 9.00am for weekly holidays.
Sorry, no smoking.
Bedding & bed linen provided.
Please bring your own towels.
Weekly breaks: Sat - Sat
Pets are accepted at £35 per pet (max 2).
Mallard Cottage is located in a popular location on the Norfolk Broads, within easy reach of the local villages, pubs, restaurants and attractions.
The Norfolk Coast and sandy beaches are a short drive away from the property.
There are numerous family-friendly attractions in the local area, including Wroxham Barns, BeWilderwood, Bure Valley Railway and Broads Tours river trips.