House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Detatched 4 bedroom house occupying an idyllic riverside position in the peaceful Broadlands village of Belaugh. Enjoy delightful views and relaxing fishing from the rear of the garden to one of the most tranquil and unspoilt stretches of the River Bure.
You get the best of all worlds staying in Belaugh, as whilst situated in a quiet Broadlands village with NO passing traffic, Wroxham (the broads capital) is only 3-4 minutes drive by car, and the dunes & sandy beaches of the Norfolk coast only 11 miles away - a 20 minute drive through the Norfolk countryside.
* Free WiFi Internet Access
* Choice of complimentary morning newspaper delivered daily
* Fully insured dayboat hire can be arranged for daily, 3 day, or weekly hire
* Bath & hand towels provided for each person free of charge
* High chair & full size cot available free of charge
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Sea Palling 19 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Norwich International 10 km, Nearest railway: Hoveton & Wroxham 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
|Further details indoors|
This spacious 4 bedroom detached house accommodates 8 people comfortably.
All of the 4 bedrooms have flat screen TV' s and are made up of: -
1 Double bedroom and 2 Twin bedded rooms upstairs, and 1 double bedroom downstairs.
The bedrooms at the rear of the house have un-interrupted views of the river
The family bathroom has a spa bath and separate shower cubicle with power shower. The 2nd bathroom downstairs with underfloor heating has a spacious walk in shower. Adjacent is the downstairs WC.
There is a large family lounge with sofa's providing relaxing space for eight people comfortably. With a sepearate area for the kids to relax on beanbags and PS2. The separate dining room contains a large dining table with seating for 8 people.
Providing a beautiful view down the garden to the river, the conservatory spans the back of the house with cane furniture seating area, this is a fantastic part of the house to gather and watch the boats go by providing a beautiful view down the garden to the river.
The fully equipped kitchen with toaster, microwave, filter coffee machine and slow cooker has everything you need to comfortably prepare an evening meal, sunday roast or full english breakfast for 8 people. The full size dishwasher will take care of the washing up.
Free WiFi Internet access and your choice of complimentary newspaper delivered daily.
|Further details outdoors|
*************** Please note that the garden leads directly to the un-fenced rivers edge and this should be taken into consideration if young children will be present. ***************
Dayboat hire can be arranged for daily, 3 day, or weekly hire at very competative rates, all year round, and can be moored on our private mooring at the end of the garden, ideal for cruising to Wroxham or Coltishall to the pubs and shops.
The East Anglia region
The Catherderal city of Norwich is only 7 miles away and the sandy beaches of the east coast can be found at Sea Palling, Cromer, Winterton-On-Sea, and Great Yarmouth, the nearest only 25 minutes by car.
Belaugh is a small hamlet in a conservation area within the Norfolk broads situated between the broadland villages of Wroxham and Coltishall.
An ideal setting for those that are wishing to enjoy a peaceful location with bird watching, cycling, walking, boating, and fishing opportunities. Cycling and walking trail details and information can be obtained from the tourist information centre in Wroxham. Also in Wroxham is a good choice of day boat hire centres for those wishing to explore the Rivers Bure and Ant and nearby broads.
Wroxham, known as the Capital of the Broads, is 3-4 minutes drive by car with Roys of Wroxham, "the worlds biggest village store", with waterside cafes, restaurants, shops, the Bure Valley Steam Railway, mainline train station into Norwich, several banks, a butchers, fresh fish shop and a decent fishing tackle shop. All this is supported by ample free parking. Visitors of all ages will also enjoy a visit to Wroxham Barns, where giftware, country foods, rose and plant centre, junior farm and funfair as well as craft studios and restaurant combine in one location. Why not take the children to BeWILDerwood Adventure Park with its tree houses, zip wires, jungle bridges and boat trips, which all combined makes a great day.
In the opposite direction to Wroxham is Coltishall. A very pleasant countryside walk, will take you on the Belaugh to Coltishall footpath, through the meadow adjacent to the river, where you will find a village shop and several pubs - two of which offer undoubtably the best eating within the broads. Take a look at the footpath here: www.coltishall.org.uk/?page=10924
The seaside resorts of Great Yarmouth, Cromer, Sea Palling, Sheringham and Winterton on Sea offer sandy beaches and family entertainment. Sheringham also has a National Trust parkland with over 700 acres where you can enjoy walking and cycling and maybe finish off with a cream tea in the visitors centre.
Alternatively, spend a day in the fine city of Norwich, 8 miles, with its Norman cathedral, castle, museums, and theatres. Norwich also offers a vast array of cafes and shops, and it boasts open air markets. National Trust properties well worth visiting are Felbrigg Hall and Blicking Hall.
Golf can be found at Sprowston Hall.
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7 Sep 2014
"Peaceful week away"
A very peaceful part of the country. The house was perfect very clean and well maintained. Had a couple of bar- b- qs during the week and did some fishing at the end of the garden. I would go back aga… More
24 Aug 2014
"Super Property in a Lovely Setting"
I have rented a number of holiday homes in the Wroxham area over the past few years, but I think Kareela has been the best. The house was spotlessly clean on arrival, well furnished with comfortable b… More
17 Aug 2014
"Beautiful house and garden loved it!! :)"
Very well kept house and garden couldn't fault it in any way!! The owners couldn't do enough for you too nothing was to much! very helpful. Fantastic holiday. :)… More
9 Aug 2014
Beautiful house, comfortable, clean, relaxing, everything supplied that you need for a worry-free holiday. Well maintained garden, tremendous for fishing and room for a hired boat. Even a daily newspaper delivered, milk and wine for our arrival. Absolutely brilliant. Being able to take our three little dogs was the icing on the cake. Best holiday we have ever had. Thank you Sian and Rob for letting us share your 'home'.
Thank you for the great review and we are so pleased you found the house to your liking. Sounds like the fishing came up trumps and we are glad you liked the newspaper delivered each day. We look forward to welcoming you back in future and very much appreciate you taking the time to write your review. Thank you very much.
5 Aug 2014
"Fantastic Property in Idyllic Setting!"
Fantastic and modern property, situated right on the norfolk broads of wroxham- beautiful! A real home from home experience. Facilities in house were first class and look forward to returning again in the future!
We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the house and made yourself at home. We look forward to welcoming you back in future and are grateful for you spending the time to write a review. Thank you very much.
25 Jul 2014
"Did not disappoint!"
I have just returned from a week at Kareela and cannot fault it in any way. Although we have been boating on The Broads for years, this was the first time in a cottage and it did not disappoint. The h… More
Thanks for your feedback. Its great to hear that the weather was amazing and the fishing excellent, obviously both beyond our control, but we always have our fingers crossed for our guests.
We are delighted that the house exceeded your expectations and we look forward to welcoming you back in future. Thank you.
13 Jul 2014
"A Real Gem"
We stayed at Kareela for a week in June/July, booking was easy, we found the house easy to find adequate parking for 2 cars. The property was very well equipped and has something for all the family.
The house was very clean, spacious and had everything you would need and more – great kitchen, TV's in all bedrooms, and a lovely garden .
The location is perfect with a beautiful setting right on the river and not too far to drive for anywhere around the Norfolk area
We visited the Recruiting Sergeant at Horstead one of the recommended pubs – Fantastic Food. Booking recommended
I would highly recommend this property and would definitely return again one day.
Many Thanks to Rob and Sian
Thank you very much for sparing the time to write some comments. We are delighted to hear that you found the house well equipped and that you had everything you needed.
We're glad you enjoyed our restaurant recommendations and look forward to offering you a warm welcome if you return to Norfolk in future. Thank you
1 Jul 2014
"The perfect place to relax, unwind and explore the broads"
The house and facilities are excellent. The location is a prime spot for exploring the rest of the broads, plus the fishing is not too bad at the bottom of the garden. If you want somewhere to stay, where you can take the family/dogs in a house that has most amenities that you could think of, then you would be extremely hard pressed to beat Kareela.
Thank you for your kind comments. We are so pleased that you found the house and facilities excellent and look forward to welcoming you back again soon.
2 Jun 2014
"Fantastic property in a peaceful, relaxing location only five minutes from Wroxham."
Kareela is a fantastic property with plenty of room in a beautiful setting, ideal for relaxing and watching the world go by.
There is lots of space in the garden for the children to play.
Equipped with everything you need and more.
Couldn't ask for a more comfortable place to chill out.
Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are delighted to hear that you had a great time at Kareela and that you enjoyed the space that the house and garden afford.
We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.
5 May 2014
"What a place"
What a great place to stay. Right from the start with easy booking and directions to the house. The house was spotlessly clean and larger than anticipated. There was only me the wife and two dogs so i… More
Thank you vey much for your feedback, we are delighted to hear that you had a great stay and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Many Thanks.
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