Owl Cottage

Holt, North Norfolk Coast

  • 4 Star
  • Pretty cottage in Holt and a birdwatchers paradise with Cley Marshes and Blakeney National Nature Reserve only a short drive away.

You can book this property from:

  • £487 per week
  • £70 per night
  • 4 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 2 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 1 bathroom
  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate


  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • Private parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 6 miles
  • Pub 0.25 miles
  • Shop 0.25 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Welcome pack


  • Ground floor WC

Important - please note

House Rules

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


Owl Cottage is situated on the south east side of Holt a six minute walk from both the town centre and the local country park. It is ideally located for exploring the North Norfolk coast. Originally a railway cottage with flint and brick facade, it has been extended, tastefully renovated and refurbished to provide excellent family accommodation. Shop/Pub: all within easy walking distance.

Ground Floor:
Entrance Lobby with storage and Cloakroom off
Sitting Room with two sofas, multi fuel stove, 43" HD TV with Freeview and DVD player
Kitchen/Dining Room with electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, six seater dining table and chairs. 32" HD TV with Freeview, radio/CD player

First Floor:
Bedroom 1 with a king-size bed, air conditioning unit, built in fitted wardrobes, views over playing fields
Bedroom 2 with twin beds, air conditioning unit, built in fitted wardrobe
Bathroom with bath, shower cubicle, washbasin and wc

Garden: Fully enclosed, mostly paved, with borders of shrubs and trees. Cycle shed, patio furniture, barbecue and log store.
Parking: Off road for two cars.
Heating: G.F.C.H. and wood burning stove.
Also Provided: Towels. WiFi. Toiletries. Welcome tray. Travel cot. Stairgate. Baby chair. Fireguard. Wood for stove. CDs. DVDs. Books. Guides. Games.
Pets: Two well-behaved dogs welcome, additional animals by arrangement, please contact Norfolk Cottages. Please be aware of our booking information regarding pets in the property.
Notes: This is a non-smoking property. Neighbouring property has access rights across the back of the property for refuse purposes. Mobile signal - variable.

Holt is a renowned Georgian town with a charm and character of its own, with an interesting selection of shops, restaurants, pubs and tea rooms. On the outskirts of the town is the popular Poppy Line railway run by amateur enthusiasts and is one of the main attractions in the area. There are good beaches at Sheringham, 6 miles, Holkham, 8 miles and Cromer, 10 miles. The area is also a birdwatcher's paradise with Cley Marshes and Titchwell (RSPB) only a short drive, with Snettisham and Stubbs Mill further on. Several historic homes are nearby - Holkham Hall, Fellbrigg Hall, The Blickling Estate and Oxburgh Hall. The Cathedral City of Norwich is 20 miles away, the Royal Estate at Sandringham is 25 miles and The Broads 30 miles away.


We loved the cottage home from home. Very well equipped and warm. Would go back without hesitation.

Ms Rosemary T,

We could not have wished for a better cottage and hope to return in the future.

Mrs Margaret H,

The second time we stayed at Owl Cottage and will do so again in the future

Mr M R,

Lovely, cosy and well equipped!

Mrs Lisa A,

Property well equipped. Location good so as to visit national trust properties and the coastal beaches as well as local dog walks around Holt.

Mr Ian B,

Very well equipped home from home, Just lovely.

Mr Michael B,

Cosy cottage close to Holt and an easy walk to town. Clean and well maintained. Access to a lovely private garden ideal for summer dining with garden furniture. A must for Holt is a parking space and this cottage has its own patch and could fit 2 cars. Wood-burning stove for winter nights. Lovely part of the world.

Mrs Judy H,

Lovely cosy cottage even in the middle of November, although we did have sunshine. Stove brilliant! Very comfortable and convenient cottage. Thank you. Try a crab sandwich at The Moorings in Blakeney. If you love old churches visit St Margaret's in Cley - fabulous, full of history. Try and find the tiny white crowned sparrow immortalised in stained glass in the window! Byfords is good as usual for dinner out.

The Hinchcliffe Party,

We have had a superb week in Owl Cottage. Warm and comfortable despite the traffic noise, and we made use of the log burner on the many cold days we had. We had a lovely meal at the Kings Head, super coffee and cake at Byfords and a good fish supper from the Holt Fish Bar. Excellent local shops in Holt, especially The Tannery. Thank you for the instructions about parking by the cottage, it made getting on and off a very busy road fairly easy.

The Hawkins Party,

Owl Cottage suited us very well. You've done a great job wit the triple glazing but we were disappointed to have such heavy traffic going by However, the cottage is very comfortable and clean. Many thanks for the little extras!

The Love Party,

We have stayed in this cottage for many years - even before it was extended and became Owl Cottage. This is testament in itself as to how much we like it! Its main advantage is its location - Holt is an excellent centre from which to explore the North Norfolk coast which we love!

Mr Robert W,

Another brilliant week in Owl Cottage - just the break away from it all that we two needed. Very good weather helped of course! Have left some homemade DVDs of local interest which might be useful!

The Wallis Party,

Thank you for the lovely accommodation in this quaint town. Had a lovely week in Norfolk.

The Wagstaff Party,

Lovely hols. Cottage is so quaint, cosy and very clean. Thank you for wine etc

Previous Customer,

Had a lovely holiday. There are so many little extras that make the cottage even nicer to stay in, very thoughtful - would recommend.

Carol and C,

We have had a great holiday. Love Sheringham Park with amazing weather. The cottage is lovely - everything we needed. We've had a great relaxing time. Many thanks

Previous Customer,

Lovely cottage - all you could wish for in a beautiful location. Many Thanks

Previous Customer,