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Barn Drift, Cley-Next-The-Sea, Holt, North Norfolk

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8 Bedrooms , 8 Bathrooms , Sleeps 16
Cley Next the Sea, Holt, Norfolk, East Anglia, England
5 STAR, Gold Award Winning for 7 years running, gorgeous Holiday Home, licensed for Weddings and Civil Ceremonies ~ unique and extremely comfortable private house with over 500 square meters of spacious, light filled rooms and more than 6 acres of garden surrounded by private land over looking the sea. Decorated to a very high standard inside using natural linens and wood with under floor heating throughout. Barn Drift is the perfect location for a bespoke wedding, blissful holiday, reunion of friends or family offering a welcome, relaxed atmosphere in a stunning rural location. Whatever the occasion guests choose prior to arrival how they would like the bedrooms made up, each bedroom can be a double bedroom or twin bedroom with high quality zip & link beds. There is the luxury of a bath/shower room for every bedroom (5 en-suite). I... Read more
Listing #HL313829
About the Owner
Alice A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:88%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2013
Interaction with guests
While you are staying at Barn Drift we ensure that you have total privacy, we leave keys for you to collect from a key safe near by and our card on arrival with clear contact information making us available to you 24 hours a day should you have any questions at all. However if you want staff of any kind during your stay we would be delighted to put you in touch with our friends who run their own cooking or cleaning businesses locally and are utterly charming and helpful - they all know and love the house and local area so can go that extra mile for you. Just say the word!
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

My daughter reserved this house for her own wedding and even some marginal weather could not detract from the experience. If anything, the wind and rain we had on one of the days helped us to enjoy the amenities - of which the house had...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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4lice, VR Owner at Barn Drift, Cley-Next-The-Sea, Holt, North Norfolk, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Thank you so much for your review, it was lovely to meet you all and we were truly delighted you chose Barn Drift for such a special weekend- shame about the weather! Best wishes, Alice and Jonny

Reviewed September 23, 2018

We were lucky enough to find this stunning barn for our wedding venue and we are so glad we did! The name 'Barn Drift' is very apt as it's tucked away down a private drive meaning you have complete privacy and can escape into a...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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4lice, VR Owner at Barn Drift, Cley-Next-The-Sea, Holt, North Norfolk, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind and really well written review. It was nothing but a pleasure to deal with you both from the moment you first enquired about the house! Best wishes, Alice and Jonny

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Reviewed April 9, 2018

This is an amazing destination. The location itself is in a great place of Norfolk with most tourist areas accessible within an hours drive. The house itself is immaculate. We couldn't believe the high quality finish of the location. The building is stunning, and the...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Demonakis
Alice A, VR Owner at Barn Drift, Cley-Next-The-Sea, Holt, North Norfolk, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2018

Thank you for your kind review - so pleased you appreciated everything at Barn Drift, good to hear as our team work so hard and we hope you'll be back. Holt is a real gem isn't it! Yours, Alice & Jonny

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(5)
  • Dining Seats (16)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (5)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(8)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (16)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (3)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Dogs must be kept on the lead outside. Guests must inform us of any events planned with over 21 guests present. Guests must inform us of a ceremony booked at the house. The...
    3 Showers
    5 Attached (ensuite)
    5 Cribs
    8 Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: $1,293 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please call to discuss prices or anything at all. Book from 3 nights minimum stay or stay as long as you like. The house has 8 bedrooms and 16 zip & link beds, 2 per room (also 3 cot beds & 2 travel cots & we don't mind if you want to bring more or even tents for the garden!).
You choose ~ either 8 bedrooms and a sitting room or 7 bedrooms and 2 sitting rooms (one of the sitting rooms can be set up as a very comfortable bedroom).
You choose which bedrooms you'd like as twin and which double.
We charge £1,200 extra for weddings/events.
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About the neighborhood
The delightful village of Cley, at the mouth of the Glaven Valley has narrow streets lined with pretty flint cottages. There are two pubs both serving food, an award wining delicatessen as well as smoke house and an art gallery, pottery and second hand book shop. There are two cafes, windmill, contemporary bird centre and a magnificent medieval church. With surrounding reed beds and salt flats adding to the unrivalled charm of the area. Less than a mile away are equally charming seaside villages with their own personality and 3 miles inland is the fine Georgian town of Holt, full of boutiques, book shops, art galleries, antique shops, restaurants and wine bars.
Getting around
You can walk into the village to the deli, smoke house or pubs. There is a coastal bus that runs up and down the coast road, the nearest stop is outside the deli in Cley. There are also lot of reliable local taxi firms, details of which can be found in the house file.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Norwich: 25.5 mi
Railway: Norwich, Kings Lynn or Dereham: 26.1 mi
3 hour drive from London or Birmingham
50 minute drive from Norwich train station
15 minute drive from Sheringham train station
50 minute drive from Kings Lynn or Dereham train station
If coming by train we can recommend taxis from the station
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.6 mi.
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