Easter train rides, boat trips, wildlife treasure hunts, egg races and miles of coastal paths to walk off that extra Easter egg indulgence; these are just some of the fun packed activities North Norfolk has to offer visitors of all ages this Easter.
As Norfolk’s premier holiday home offering, Kett Country Cottages is the perfect choice for your Easter getaway. With over 170 homes in the portfolio, Kett Country Cottages has self-catering properties dotted across some of the regions most secluded villages and popular seaside towns, so you can be as close or as far away from the action as you wish to be.
Those concerned that a trip to one of the country’s most popular coastal regions will pull on their purse strings, need worry no more! Kett Country Cottages offer homes for every budget, offering an affordable fun holiday option for all, with the added flexibility of doing what you want when you want, you can even bring the dog along too!
Here are 5 of the best this Easter from Kett Country Cottages
1. Jump on the “Easter Eggspress” while staying at Stable Cottage
Formerly a stable block in its previous life, this is a cosy yet spacious property located in its own courtyard, with stunning views over the surrounding extensive parkland. With a private enclosed garden it is the perfect spot for a private family Easter Egg hunt.
Nearby Activities: Jump on Norfolk’s longest Narrow Gauge Railway, The Bure Valley Railway, for the not to be missed Easter Eggspress special service at nearby Aylsham station, where every child receives a free Easter egg for their special journey. Nearby explorers can find the Broads, impressive coastline and the village pub The Plough.
Sleeps: 7 Prices From: £380 per week / £54 pp
2. Set Sail on an Easter Boat trip while staying at The Clock House
Nestled in a peaceful woodland setting this ornate Italian courtyard has several properties that benefit from the luxury of a private indoor heated pool, indoor games room and children’s play area, ideal for those rainy days and inevitable April Showers.
Nearby Activities: Set sail on Broads Tours Easter Special River Trip along Britain’s magical waterlands. On board, a nature quiz, Easter egg hunt and drawing competition will have the children jumping with anticipation while the adults enjoy the scenery pass by. Walking and cycling paths such as The Marriot’s Way and Weaver’s Way are all within easy reach for an active break.
Sleeps: 4 Prices From: £510 per week / £127 pp
3. Discover Hidden Norfolk while staying at Samphire House
Sitting on the edge of Thornham marsh Samphire House boasts sprawling views reaching out to sea, making it a stylish coastal retreat for families or friends wanting to explore the area of Thornham. Sit back and relax in modern open plan rooms flooded with natural light and enjoy being within walking distance of the coast and shoreline.
Nearby Activities: Unearth the elusive world of Blakeney Point and the High Sands of Stiffkey with Hidden Norfolk and enjoy a tailor made tour on board their converted crab boat. Kett Country Cottages guests receive exclusive discounts making it even easier to discover the hidden wonders of Norfolk and avoid the obvious tourist haunts.
Sleeps: 8 Prices From: £635 per week / £79 pp
4. Put on your Bonnet and Bow Tie while staying at Cart Lodge
Cart Lodge is a classic yet comfortable country retreat ideal for a small family or group of friends. In the quiet village of Erpingham guests can enjoy cycling, fishing or a boat trip on the Broads.
Nearby Activities: BeWILDerwood is a huge forest adventure park that is the perfect activity choice for an outdoor loving family day out. This Easter join the Boggle Bow Tie and Bonnet Bounce Off where the more creative the ideas and designs the better, Mum and Dad can even join in with the Steady Spoon Dash Challenge!
Sleeps: 4 Prices From: £325 per week / £81 pp
5. Experience a Victorian Easter treat while staying at Crows Nest
A large modern property with an unusual layout to maximise the view over the rooftops and out to sea, Crows Nest is perfect for a large family or group vacation. Situated in the middle of the busy seaside town of Wells-next-the-Sea it is only a short stroll from the bustling harbour.
Nearby Activities: Holkham Hall is holding a host of Easter themed activities including taking visitors back to the past in the Old Kitchen where visitors can get involved in making, decorating and most importantly tasting the traditional Victorian treats.
Sleeps: 8 Prices From: £960 per week / £120pp