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Open-plan living
Kitchen area leading through to cloakroom
Breakfast time!
Perfect place to relax and unwind...
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King Size bedroom
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En-suite shower room
Quirky seaside decor
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Old Coastguard Hut

Mundesley, Norfolk
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
4 star
Waterside views
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Stunning coastal property with beautiful sea views
  • Former coastguard hut lovingly renovated offering a high standard of accommodation
  • A perfect romantic retreat
  • Walk along the beach and watch the sunset on the horizon
  • A short drive to the Norfolk broads, you can hire a boat and explore the waterways
  • Visit Cromer and sample the locally caught Cromer crab
Property code: OLDCH

A former coastguard hut that has been lovingly transformed. Set in the heart of the coastal village of Mundesley, it is the perfect romantic retreat from which to explore the North Norfolk coast. The beach, shops, cafes and pubs are within walking distance.

Wake up to stunning sea views from the king-size bedroom of this beautifully converted former-coastguard’s hut. The tall windows and vaulted ceiling add space and light to this attractive room, whilst a door opens to the Juliet balcony, allowing guests to breathe the fresh sea air whilst enjoying sun downers in the bedroom’s seating area. Downstairs, the open-plan living area has a fresh contemporary feel with a cosy living area and well-equipped kitchen, making this the ideal choice for a relaxing couple’s retreat.

You couldn’t be get any closer to the water’s edge than this bijou cottage, situated right on the beach road in the pretty coastal village of Mundesley. Spend your days at the beach - a wide expanse of sand with a string of prettily coloured beach huts - before returning to the property by way of the pub just next door.

The whole of Norfolk’s northeast coast is accessible from the village of Mundesley, and you are sure to find your own favourite spot whether that be one of the quiet village beaches, or the vibrant seaside town of Cromer, renowned for its delicious crab and pier with traditional theatre. Alternatively, drive 14 miles south for a day on the waterways or footpaths of the picturesque Norfolk Broads.

  • Bedroom - 1 king size bedroom
  • Bathroom - En suite shower room
  • Cloakroom
  • Wifi
  • Electric oven and hob
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Dishwasher & microwave
  • Washing machine and dryer
  • Smart TV
  • Free permit parking
  • Beach - 50 metres
  • Shops and pub within walking distance
  • Arrival - 4pm

This property is personally managed by Adam.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 21 guest ratings

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Reviewed by C 8th June 2019

A superbly located cottage and whist compact has all the essentials for a great stay . The cottage has no parking of its own but the arrangement made with the pub opposite works fine so this was not an issue and for health reasons I normally insist on parking but knowing the location before I booked I took a chance and had no problems

Reviewed by Dennis 4th May 2019

We found the cottage perfectly suited to our needs. Very well equipped with every conceivable appliance you may need. Ample crockery and cutlery if you choose=to use the dishwasher. Excellent bathroom facilities and all of the cottage was warm and cosy when outside was perhaps a little chilly. A lovely comfortable bed.

Reviewed by Jacqueline 20th April 2019

Beautiful well equipped & comfortable property in a good location. The parking provided at the Inn across the road was a great addition. We can highly recommend staying here & would happily return.

Reviewed by David 30th March 2019

The conversion of the Coastguard Station to a cottage is a great success. It is very well furnished and fitted out. Most of our holidays are in self-catering premises so we have much experience of this type accommodation. The beer at the Ship Inn was also very good!

Reviewed by Jan 15th February 2019

Clean, comfortable and well equipped. Great sea views, the beach is steps away, and the pub opposite is friendly with great food. A good base to explore the area. The only minor complaint is that the kitchen is really small, with limited workspace, though it is very well equipped. Would happily recommend.

Reviewed by Helen 1st February 2019

The cottage is well equipped and perfectly comfortable for a long weekend. A great place to use as a base for exploring the north Norfolk coast.

Reviewed by John 20th January 2019

The owners have pretty much thought of everything needed including parking permission on the pub carpark opposite.

Reviewed by Wendy 27th October 2018

Lovely cosy cottage with a fabulous view of the sea. In a great location with enough amenities nearby. Would defiantly recommend for a relaxing break.

Reviewed by Gillian 20th October 2018

Excellent position in a attractive seaside village with plenty of shops.Lovely sea view adjacent to pub. Very good location for exploring north east Norfolk coast and countryside.

Reviewed by Lindsey 22nd September 2018

Gorgeous 'Hut' perfect for 2 people. Excellent location to explore Norfolk. Stones throw from the beach and good pub across the road.

Reviewed by Pat 15th September 2018

Very nice and comfortable cottage. Tastefully decorated, with everything in the cottage that you would need. Could see the beach which was just a short walking distance from the cottage. Good pub with nice food across the road. The cottage is in a very quiet location.

Reviewed by Kara 1st September 2018

Fabulous and unique my only criticism and its not the fault of the coastguard hut because its very different and interesting people look in a lot whilst passing its so close to footpath we even had people come inside to look while we were there I was shocked at peoples front to be honest if you value your privacy its not for you unless you sit withRead more the blinds shut or go in winter months Hide

Reviewed by Trevor 21st July 2018

Excellent cottage great views, Very good facilities all round pleasure to stay there.

Reviewed by D 14th July 2018

The only problem was noisy neighbours on occasions

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The most northerly county in the East of England, Norfolk is a land of beautiful contrasts. From the swooning reed beds and endless maze of waterways in the Norfolk Broads; the unspoilt stretches of fens and shingle spits where bird and wildlife thrive; a famous royal palace and the historic cathedral city of Norwich, this enticing area of England is just waiting to be discovered. Visit Sandringham Palace and see where the Queen lives or find out where lavender grows; you could journey to one of the largest seal haul outs in Europe at Blakeney Point or have a traditional day at the seaside at Cromer and Great Yarmouth. The cathedral gilded city of Norwich is a wonderful place to lose yourself either walking the ramparts of Norwich Castle or the RAF Air Defence Radar Museum. The city has an exceptional array of shops, cafes and restaurants to enjoy. Well connected to the national rail and road network, Norfolk is easily accessible from London, the M25 and from major city terminals.

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