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Waterside Retreat Norfolk Broads riverside cottage

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5 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
11 guests
3 nights minimum
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Waterside Retreat is a detached holiday home in a superb position, just off the main River Bure, in the heart of Wroxham, Broadlands' liveliest village. With 5 bedrooms, 3 bathroom, luxurious kitchen with eating area it will very comfortably sleeps up to 11 people. This is an ideal holiday retreat in the Norfolk Broads and an excellent location for sailing, fishing and bird watching. Modern and furnished to a high standard of comfort, this charming holiday home is a perfect retreat at any time of the year and guests benefit from the use of a rowing dinghy. Wroxham and Hoveton are divided by the River Bure, with the two villages generally referred to as Wroxham. It is one of the Norfolk Broads largest boat hire centres where you can enjoy river trips, hire a boat, enjoy some fishing, sail...Waterside Retreat is a detached holiday home in a superb position, just off the main River Bure, in the heart of Wroxham, Broadlands' liveliest village. With 5 bedrooms, 3 bathroom, luxurious kitchen with eating area it will very comfortably sleeps up to 11 people. This is an ideal holiday retreat in the Norfolk Broads and an excellent location for sailing, fishing and bird watching. Modern and furnished to a high standard of comfort, this charming holiday home is a perfect retreat at any time of the year and guests benefit from the use of a rowing dinghy. Wroxham and Hoveton are divided by the River Bure, with the two villages generally referred to as Wroxham. It is one of the Norfolk Broads largest boat hire centres where you can enjoy river trips, hire a boat, enjoy some fishing, sailing, golf, cycling or walking with nature trails to follow. Sandy beaches can be found just twelve miles away and the City of Norwich with its beautiful cathedral, castle, museum, theatre and superb shopping is just eight miles. The village of Wroxham is home to Wroxham Barns, the Bure Valley Railway and Roys - the largest village store in the country. Here you will find riverside pubs, restaurants and shops that are just a short stroll from Waterside Retreat. Facilities •Living Room with comfortable seating, television with FreeView, DVD player, Radio/CD Player/iPod docking •Dinning area off lounge will comfortably seat 11 people •Leading from the lounge is the conservatory, with seating overlooking the water. A great place for a cup of tea or to relax with a book. Which in turn leads out onto the patio area, decked garden with picnic bench and the water's edge •Kitchen with seperate eating area with comfortably sit 8 people. American fridge/freezer, electric hob/cooker, dishwasher, microwave and toaster •Broadband Internet access with WiFI available (small additional charge applies) •Electricity and full gas Central heating included (reasonable use) •Washing machine and tumble-dryer •Den with seating for 2-3 with TV - ideal for children to have their own space •Cot, high chair, stair gate •Guests have the use of rowing dinghy •TV's to 5 rooms all with Freeview to satisfy all tastes Accommodation Downstairs•Bedroom four with 2 single beds •Bedroom five with 2 single beds •Bathroom with bath, separate shower, washbasin and WC Upstairs•Master bedroom with Queen size bed, ensuite bathroom with luxury shower. Balcony with view of the river. TV •Bedroom two with double bed and TV •Bedroom three with 3 single beds and TV •Luxury bathroom with corner bath, separate shower, washbasin and WC Outside: Approached by a brick driveway, Waterside Retreat has an enclosed garden with a selection of flower and shrub borders. The rear garden has a large quay headed mooring basin and there is a decked terrace, with a picnic table and further table and chairs, which is a sunny spot and perfect for a glass of wine. There is access to a dyke which then leads to the main river. Off street parking for 4 cars. Additional Information•Bed linen and duvets are provided •Please bring your own towels (towels are not provided)) •Electricity and gas central heating included (reasonable use) •Unfortunately no pets •No smoking in the property •Care should be taken with small children due to the close proximity to the waters edge •Short breaks may be available - please use the contact form to contract the owner •Weekly bookings start Friday Please note: The owner’s boat is moored at the property and is not available for guess’s use. There is still plenty of room to moor a hire boat and for fishing. More
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Paul / Stephen D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2013
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Reviewed 8 January 2020

Me and my extended family (11 people in total) have just spent a 3 day Xmas break getaway at this property (24-27th December) and wow wow wow, cannot fault the property in any way whatsoever!! We were issues with instructions via email several Weeks before...More

Date of stay: December 2019
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 December 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: November 2019
Resort398944, VR Owner at Waterside Retreat Norfolk Broads riverside cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2020

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Reviewed 12 April 2019

50 + years experience of The Broads and you will struggle to find anything better. Location could be a bit quiet for some(not on main river) On the other hand that could be its attraction. Versatile accommodation for a mix of gender and ages. Well...More

Date of stay: April 2019
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Resort398944, VR Owner at Waterside Retreat Norfolk Broads riverside cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2019

Thank you for your kind review. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back again.

Reviewed 21 September 2016

I always write reviews whether its a restaurant, hotel, or other form of accommodation and I have a reputation for being very critical. Well for once this is not the case. This holiday retreat is superb, spotlessly clean, fresh and well furnished. The lounge is...More

Date of stay: September 2016
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PMD1234, VR Owner at Waterside Retreat Norfolk Broads riverside cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2016

Thank you very much for your kind review, it is very much appreciated. We hope that we have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future.

Reviewed 17 August 2016

Fantastic property with everything we needed and more. Exceptionally clean great beds really comfy especially the en suite bedroom. Huge amount of space for 9 of us with ages ranging from 4 - 68. Everyone had great fun fishing from the deck and using the...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Jennie L
PMD1234, VR Owner at Waterside Retreat Norfolk Broads riverside cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2016

Thank you for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your holiday and we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you again.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Washer
Central Heating
Water Views
Dryer
Outdoor Dining Area
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
TV
Parking
Microwave
Balcony
Boat Available
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Terrace
Toaster
Patio
Deck
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