Docking cottages

Docking is a pretty village in the north western corner of Norfolk, one of the highest points in the county and surrounded by unspoilt countryside. It provides easy access to Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty along the North Norfolk Coast and is a great holiday spot especially for those who like beaches and birding.

Just four miles away is the splendid sandy beach at Brancaster with the traditional family friendly seaside resort of Hunstanton, with its promenade, Sealife Centre, funfair and amusement arcades just seven miles away. Other beaches such as Heacham, Holme, Wells-next-the-Sea and the award winning sandy beach at Holkham are also found a short drive away.

There are a range of outdoor activities available in the area such as walking, cycling, fishing, golf, riding, watersports and seal spotting as well as four nature reserves to explore. The village itself has a shop, a pub, a chippie and a large playing field with a tennis court.

Whilst staying here why not visit Burnham Market, a very popular picture-perfect village with a selection of galleries, boutiques great restaurants and even a posh hat shop. Or how about Wells-next-the-Sea, which is full of seaside shops, a playland and a perfect spot to enjoy fish & chips on the quay wall overlooking the sea. At Fakenham, you may even be able to enjoy a day at the races, along with shops, pubs, cafes, cinema and bowling alley for entertainment. For history lovers Holkham Hall, Blickling Hall and the Royal Sandringham Estate all offer alternative great days out.

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