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Elgin Cottage, Wells-next-the-Sea

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Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk, East Anglia, England
Elgin Cottage is a cosy, Grade 2 listed, three story house in the beautiful town of Wells-next-the-Sea. Located on the historic high street, the cottage is just moments from the shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants, 450 yards from the bustling harbour and within walking distance of the beach. Perfect for a family holiday or a get together with friends it provides the ideal base to explore this stunning area of North Norfolk.

Wells-next-the-Sea is a wonderful place to stay. Its long sweeping beach bordered by pine woodland is stunning and within easy reach of the town, which has independent shops, pubs and restaurants. The harbour is the heart of the town with its small fishing boats and families fishing for crabs.

The cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, and can also accommodate a family of five. Please note that access to...
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Listing #HL9267805
About the Owner
Fiona L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Keys will be available to collect from a key safe at the property on the day of your stay, and you will receive full instructions a week before. We are available on the phone if any problems should occur and we also have a local housekeeping in case of any maintenance issues.
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Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

This is our second time staying at this cosy, comfortable cottage located right in the centre of Wells. It is in a perfect location for accessing all that this area has to offer with great walks, beaches and pubs all close at hand. The cottage...More

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Fiona L, VR Owner at Elgin Cottage, Wells-next-the-Sea, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2018

Thank you very much for your review. It's lovely to hear that you've enjoyed staying at Elgin Cottage and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed February 5, 2018

We had a lovely break in Wells. The cottage was comfortable, well furnished and in a superb location for exploring North Norfolk. We enjoyed walks on the beach, birdwatching at Snettisham and sampling the local cuisine (we would particularly recommend The Crown and The Globe,...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2018

The location of the cottage couldn't be better. Situated on the old high street, it's very peaceful yet you are only a minute or two from the lovely pubs, and the independent shops in the town centre. There is a popular cafe opposite if you...More

Thank Alex S
Amenities
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Private Yard
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    3 Twins
    1 Full
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About the neighborhood
Wells-next-the-Sea is a wonderful seaside town on the stunning North Norfolk coast. Its beautiful wide sandy beach with colourful beach huts is set against a backtrop of pine trees and sand dunes. The lively working harbour is busy with small fishing boats and children fishing for crabs. The independent shops on Staithe Street (not a chain store in sight!) and the tree-lined park with its fine Georgian houses, quiet pubs and restaurants make it an unspoiled seaside destination. Further afield, Holkham, Brancaster, Cley and Blakeney are all within easy reach. You will be spoilt for choice for things to do in this beautiful part of North Norfolk.
Getting around
The harbour is a short walk from the cottage (450 yards). To reach the beach, either drive, take a walk from the harbour or catch the miniature steam train (very popular with children!).

Most local destinations are easily accessed by car.

The nearest train station is at Sheringham, which connects to Norwich via the Bittern Line. Sheringham is approximately 17 miles from Wells.

The Coasthopper bus is a great way to fully explore the North Norfolk Coast
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Railway: Sheringham: 16.8 mi
There is no dedicated parking at the cottage, but there is a plenty of free parking on nearby streets. There is also a 30 minute short stay space just opposite which is handy for loading and unloading.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 1.2 mi.
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