Things To Do In The Area
Anchor Cottage is a great base from which to explore the town of Holt and the north Norfolk coast beyond.
The historic Georgian town of Holt is a haven for artists, photographers, walkers and cyclists. A town for all seasons, Holt holds an annual Christmas Festival early in December and a Summer Festival in July.
Holt is the perfect place for a day’s shopping ~ boutiques, galleries, bookshops and antique shops can be found tucked away down the many alleyways and courtyards alongside a great choice of cafes and restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets. For the young at heart, the playground, Holt Country Park and train station with rides to Sheringham, should keep everyone happy.
JUST A FEW IDEAS OF WHAT TO DO OUT & ABOUT NEARBY -
The coastal villages of Blakeney & Cley are nearby. Sandy beaches can be found at Holkham, Wells, Brancaster & Sheringham.
Holt Country Park with its 100 acres of woodland, picnic areas, nature trails & adventure playground is only a short drive away from the cottage.
With its long coastline and rich agricultural heritage, the area is awash with local food producers, independent delis & fantastic gastro pubs & restaurants serving menus created from locally sourced ingredients. Look out for freshly caught crabs & lobsters, award-winning cheeses, estate game & locally brewed ales.
Enjoy beautiful views at Brancaster, Hunstanton & Sheringham golf courses.
Norfolk is a birdwatchers' paradise & a wonderful place for children to begin to learn about their feathered friends. With child-friendly visitor centres & nature reserves, you'll find all the help and information you need to get started.
There is something for everyone nearby. Whether shopping in the pretty market town of Burnham Market, perusing the historic town of Walsingham or taking a boat trip at one of the Seaside Villages.