Fuzzy Duck Cottage
Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 5
The Cottage has just been awarded (May 2014) with a "TripAdvisor 2014 Certificate of Excellence" This prestigious award recognizes holiday homes that consistently earn top ratings from TripAdvisor travellers.
Fuzzy Duck Cottage is a pretty traditional cottage, approximately 115 years old, situated in the centre of the thriving village of Heacham. Within close walking distance of all the village amenities and a 15 minute walk to the beach, the cottage provides an ideal base for a holiday in North Norfolk. The accommodation has been carefully refurbished to a very high standard throughout. Real fire ideal for cosy nights in. Both TVs include DVD players, plus a Wii games console. A selection of videos are also available, plus a number of board games. Large enclosed rear garden with BBQ. The cottage is always spotlessly clean & a generous welcome pack greets all guests. Two adult bikes also provided.
Walking distance from 3 pubs that all serve good food, 2 traditional butchers, one off licence & Fish and Chip Shop. For lovers of continental food, the village also offers an Indian & Chinese Restaurant. Heacham also offers a Tesco Express & small Co-op store for your everyday essentials. Hunstanton (5 min drive) has "full-blown" Tesco/Sainsburys.
For those that like the finer things in life, we are a stones throw from Bradfield's - probably one of the areas very best shops, selling everything from Hardware, kitchen ware to beautiful & unusual furniture - well worth a visit!
For golfers there's a number of fine golf courses within close proximity, including Heacham Manor.
For those that love wild life, its not unusual to see seals swimming from the beach, with seal trips also available in nearby Blakeney. Heacham is also ideally suited for bird watching being only a short distance from a number of brilliant nature reserves (Titchwell/Snettisham). There are 3 sets of binoculars in cottage.
For those with younger children/teenagers there's the funfair at Hunstanton.
Hopefully our reviews of the cottage speak for themselves!
If we've missed anything in the above, we are only too happy to answer any question or provide additional photos. Please don't hesitate to get in touch.
Although the cottage sleeps 5, we are happy to discuss small discounts for couples only wishing to use one bedroom in the off peak seasons. Please inquire.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||15 min walk/2 mins by car 5 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
The East Anglia region
Norfolk, UK is a great destination at any time of year. Miles of unspoilt coastline, internationally important nature reserves (including Titchwell Marsh) and amazing wildlife (including Seals), hundreds of picturesque villages, historic market towns, fantastic seaside resorts including the bright lights of Great Yarmouth, The Norfolk Broads - Britain's magical waterland, and Norwich, a fantastic heritage, entertainment and shopping city, are just some of the delights on offer.
Heacham is a great location for families with two unspoilt beaches, a range of shops and many places to eat. Some of the nearby local attractions include, Norfolk Lavender, Snettisham Park Farm, RSPB Nature Reserves at Snettisham and Titchwell, Sandringham House. Heacham Manor is now open with a newly designed championship 18 hole golf course with reasonable green fees. The North Norfolk coast is 5 minutes drive away through Old Hunstanton.
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4 Nov 2014
"Lovely, clean and cosy cottage in good location."
We had a great stay at Fuzzy Duck. The cottage is clean and tidy with all modcons and more. The owners were incredibly helpful and left a lovely welcome pack of food and drink. The location was great for local amenties and the beach and we easily cycled to Hunstanton. Would recommend the seal trip from Morston and exploring Cley, Blakeney and Sheringham Park. We also went to the wave pool at Sheringham on a rainy day, which the kids loved. Would highly recommend Fuzzy Duck to anyone visiting the Norfolk coast.
2 Oct 2014
The service booking this cottage was very good. Cottage was really lovely very clean and had everything you required for a short break. Welcome pack was brilliant. Location was ideal.
The friendly phone call on the first night and how the owners keep everything one a very personal level. Certainly hoping to book another short break with husbard this time.
30 Sep 2014
Stayed at fuzzy duck cottage for a walking weekend break, absolutely loved it, very clean & great location for everything.
The owners offered loads of info on walking hikes which we loved.
15 Sep 2014
"Lovely, comfy, and well-equipped cottage, in a perfect location"
We travelled to Fuzzy Duck cottage in Heacham from Nottingham, with our three kids (10, 7 and 18 months) and had a lovely week there.
The cottage, was in perfect condition when we arrived, and the welcome hamper was a great surprise! Everything we needed was supplied already, and the kids made themselves at home in no time.
The location is perfect for Hunstanton, Sandringham, Castle Rising, RSPB Titchwell and the kids loved The local soft play centre.
The local chippy serves great Fish and chips, and the nearby Tesco is ideal for picking up supplies.
All-in-all we would definitely recommend Fuzzy Duck cottage to everyone!
24 Aug 2014
"Fantastic place to stay"
We have just had a wonderful week at the Fuzzy Duck Cottage. The cottage is fantastic, a real home from home and it is clear the owners take real pride in it. I cannot recommend this cottage enough. The village is lovely, with plenty of local amenities. We walked to the beach most days, it is a little way from the cottage but it's a pleasant walk so you don't notice it too much. The village is a great base for visiting some of the local attractions. Would love to visit Fuzzy Duck again in the future.
17 Aug 2014
"A beautiful clean and comfortable cottage"
Fuzzy Duck Cottage is the nicest holiday cottage we have rented. It is so homely and comfortable and made our holiday to Norfolk. There is plenty to do near Heacham too. Our children loved the local beaches and we especially enjoyed the seal trip to Blakeney Point. We will definitely be visiting Fuzzy Duck again in the future. The owners gave us lots of helpful information and we were greeted with a lovely welcome pack on our arrival. We much appreciated the courtesy call too :)
Thank you so much for the lovely comments and also the kind email you sent. This is really our first full year of letting the cottage and we are delighted with the great feed back we've been getting. Regards Dave and Helen.
4 Aug 2014
"A spotlessly clean and beautifully decorated cottage, very well equipped."
As soon as we arrived at Fuzzy Duck cottage, we could relax straight away as the cottage was spotlessly clean and beautifully decorated. Everything that we could have needed was there. The welcome pac… More
23 Jul 2014
"Fantastic holiday cottage"
This cottage is excellent and was perfect for myself, my wife and our 2 year old son. The cottage was spacious and spotlessly clean with a stairgate to stop our adventurous son investigating the stair… More
Think you so much for the review. So pleased you loved the cottage as much as we do. We really do hope we can welcome you back again. Dave and Helen.
17 Jul 2014
"Another excellent stay in this lovely cottage"
This cottage is brilliantly located for all the attractions and beautiful places to visit in Norfolk. This is our second visit to the Fuzzy Duck. The property is delightfully presented, has everything… More
Thanks for the lovely review . We are always so thrilled to get positive comments. Thank you.
Dave and Helen.
10 Jul 2014
"Fab Place to be"
Was so delighted to have stayed at the Fuzzy Duck Cottage and what a lovely surprised to be greeted by a hamper and a very clean and charming place. It has everything you need to enjoy your stay and just adored being there. Lyndsay and myself would very much like to come back for another vacation sometime soon and Fuzzy Duck would be an ideal place to stay. Heachum is a nice charming village and you are only a short time away from the beach at Old Hunstanton and the coastal road/paths. We would highly recommend Fuzzy Duck to anyone and we had a fantastic time. The weather was perfect too.
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