Weekend breaks in the Norfolk Broads
Enjoy a short break in the Norfolk Broads and start by browsing our collection of self-catering accommodation, perfect for a weekend getaway. The peaceful atmosphere of the Broads is ideal for short breaks, as it boasts a plethora of great activities nearby, such as sailing along the tranquil waterways or taking a stroll along the riverbanks. Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the water sports opportunities, while the variety of wildlife in Norfolk is perfect for a gentle afternoon of birdwatching. Take a look at our collection of pretty holiday cottages, cosy homes and countryside lodges that are ideal for a short break, whether you are looking for an active weekend with the family or a romantic retreat with your loved one. This National Park has some idyllic quaint villages and towns dotted throughout so there is plenty to see and do to fill a weekend, wherever you go.
For a trip to the beach, Great Yarmouth is a pretty seaside resort town with a wide selection of amenities, such as an aquarium, museums and a family amusement park. It’s also situated near several sandy beaches including Winterton-on-Sea, Gorleston and Hemsby. The beauty of the Broads can be seen from the waters themselves. Take a boat tour from Wroxham and go kayaking or paddleboarding at Whitlingham Country Park. Indulge in a fun day out with the kids at BeWILDerwood, the Dinosaur Adventure Park, or perhaps a journey on the Bure Valley Railway. For a cultural experience, head to the thriving city of Norwich, filled with historical sites, shopping facilities and lovely places to dine.