Caravan/Mobile Home | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 7
Hello and welcome to The Hideaway - the perfect description for our caravan/mobile home set in 100 acre woodland on this family holiday park.
Here, on site at the Wild Duck holiday park there's a host of fun things to do with Indoor Swimming pool & Toddler pool, Updated Outdoor Swimming pool, Sand Volleyball Complex, Updated Multi Sports court, 2 children's play areas, children's clubs, Sitting Duck restaurant and bar with TV's often showing the big sports fixtures and having wireless Internet access, evening entertainment, an on site shop, fish & chip shop, bike & go kart hire shop, Mini Golf and Amusement area with Mini ten-pin bowling and much more. Seasonal activities such as Archery and In Pool Water Sports are bookable on site
All these facilities are within a few minutes of our caravan and there is plenty of space for children to play. You can enjoy walks or cycling or just relax in the peace of your surroundings watching the wild birds and rabbits, the antics of the squirrels, or maybe a duck bringing her brood along to show them off!. A large table on the patio allows for eating outside or, if it's wet, you can still enjoy the outdoors under the pergola with table and chairs. There's ample parking either side of the caravan.
Alternatively, within a short distance you can discover the wonders of the Norfolk Broads, enjoy a picnic on the beach or visit one of the many animal/adventure parks around the area.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Gorlestone 7.5 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Norwich 44 km, Nearest railway: Hadiscoe 8 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Pool||Shared indoor pool, Children's pool|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 10|
|Outdoors||Shared indoor pool|
|Further details indoors|
The entrance door of the caravan opens into the lounge area where there is a comfortable wrap around settee, the centre of which makes into a full-size pull-out double bed. There are two foot stools, a coffee table and attractive electric coal effect fireplace along with a 27” Freeview LCD TV/DVD and separate video player, a radio/CD player and selection of children's boxed games.
The kitchen is fully equipped with full size gas cooker, separate fridge and freezer, microwave/electric oven, kettle, toaster, can opener, with kitchen utensils and ample storage cupboards etc. Crockery, glasses and cutlery along with suitable cups and plates for children are also included. To the side of the kitchen is the dining area with table, 4 dining chairs and two additional stools.
Our master bedroom has a super comfortable double bed, ample wardrobe space with hide-away Freeview TV/DVD player above, dressing table and stool, bedside table, storage cupboards and drawers, radiator, hair dryer and shaving point; the curtains are blackout lined. The en suite shower room includes full size washbasin, toilet and large mirror.
The second bedroom is twin bedded with full length mirror and wardrobe, overhead cupboards, and under-bed storage drawers; the curtains are also blackout lined. The shower room adjoining this bedroom also has a full size washbasin, toilet, mirror and radiator.
Covered duvets and pillows, bed linen, travel cot with bedding and kitchen tea towels are all provided. There are radiators in each open area, both bedrooms and shower rooms. A welcome tray with tea/coffee, biscuits and milk is awaiting your arrival.
The caravan sleeps a maximum of 7 (including one in travel cot) and the facilities include:
1 double bedroom, TV and en-suite shower room
1 twin bedded room with separate shower room
Full sized double pull-out bed in large lounge
Freeview LCD TV with built-in DVD, video player, radio/CD player
Fully equipped kitchen and dining area
All bedding, as well as cot, included
Full double glazing and central heating
Security system, monitored on-site
|Further details outdoors|
We have our own pergola with table and chairs, a separate table with seating for 8 and two-seater bench on the patio.
Park facilities are subject to seasonal availability; please enquire for specific information. Passes are required for some park facilities and these are available from Park Reception for a small additional charge, dependent on duration and season. Washing machine and drying facilities are available on site.
We are Margaret and John Thompson and are the owners of the Hideaway. As we live some distance away, we have asked Trish and Marcus Trowsdale, who live locally, to act as agents for us to deal with all bookings, servicing and any immediate problems which guests may have. Trish and Marcus are very experienced and successful in this field and are the owners of Dreamers Corner which they also let as a holiday home. Dreamers Corner and the Hideaway are exactly the same type of caravan and are just yards from each other on the same Park.
Booking forms with terms and conditions are available on request via email or standard post.
A deposit is required at the time of booking.
The balance of your payment is due at least 8 weeks in advance of your arrival.
At the same time, a separate refundable security/breakages deposit of £50 is required.
Payment can be accepted by cheque, paypal, credit card or bank transfer.
Mains water, gas and electricity are all included in the pricing – no meters or changing of gas cylinders involved!
The East Anglia region
- Gorleston has a lovely beach, the mile long cliff top for walking/cycling, putting green & exercise course
- Lowestoft to the south with long sandy beaches
- The Suffolk coastline including Southwold, Walberswick and Aldeburgh
- Oulton Broad and Beccles on the southern Broads
- The northern Broads – Wroxham, Potter Heigham, Hickling, Horsey Mere etc
-Boat hire is available at many points on the Broads
- Further afield is Cromer (good for crabbing), and the whole north Norfolk Coast
- Norwich Castle especially in children’s holiday time
- Norwich Cathedral, or just a browse around the great selection of shops
- To make life easier, Norwich has several Park and Ride sites around the outskirts of the city
- For animal/zoo/amusement parks, a must is Thrigby Hall where you can get up really close to the animals
- Africa Alive at Kessingland, and Dinosaurland near Norwich
- Pleasurewood Hills at Lowestoft
- For the younger children you can have a great day out at Pettits Farm or
- Bewilderwood – an adventure play experience
- Redwings Horse Sanctuary a favourite with children, especially when there’s a horse birthday to celebrate!
- Fritton Lakes Country Park
- Great Yarmouth has great beaches, seafront and pier
- Entertainment at the cinema and on the pier
- Pleasure Beach amusements and rides
- Horse drawn carriages along the sea front
- The Sealife Centre
- Yarmouth racecourse, and the Greyhound track
We have been to all these places with our grandchildren and are sure you will enjoy them as much as we did.
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13 Sep 2013
"The perfect "Hideaway""
We absolutely loved this holiday with our 3 boys, Jack (8) and twins George & Harry (3). The location of the "Hideaway" was great and the caravan was excellent, had everything we needed. The Wild Duck site itself is lovely and a lot of work has been carried out over recent years, including the outdoor pool which is brilliant if the weather is good and we found the new "treehouse" which the boys loved. The booking itself was efficient and very friendly, lovely people to deal with. Want to return in the future.
24 Jul 2013
"A great little home from home"
We stayed here with the two children, 7 and 9, and it was a great little home base for all of us. It is quite luxurious and definitely more of a 'house' than a caravan. It was good to have t… More
1 Apr 2012
"Home from home"
Stayed for three nights at the hide away with partner and son, loved the position of the caravan, great space outside, plenty of tables and chairs, sun shone through the pine trees onto the patio out front. Inside was a well equiped kitchen with a welcome pack. Beds very comfy, had all those extras that make a stay home from home.
My daughter came up for dinner one evening and cooked a moroccan stew, was lovely to eat with patio open and watch the squirrels and rabbits.
Excellent facilities at the wild duck, we hired bikes for the day. Lots of places to visit, could have done with a week there. thank you we will be back x
It's lovely to hear you enjoyed your stay, it would be a pleasure to welcome you back any time. Best wishes, Trish and Marcus.
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