Cromer holiday cottage rental with beach/lake nearby, internet access and golf and walking

Crab Cottage

from £67 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

Excellent 4.5/5

17 reviews

from £67 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Contact the advertiser to confirm the total cost.

Comfortable stylish lounge

Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4 Home 286747

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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

A well equipped, stylish and comfortable holiday abode just minutes from the beach.

The Crow's Nest apartment & Crab Cottage are situated in the heart of Cromer town centre, sharing a private entrance hallway with direct access onto Bond street. They can either rented separately or together to provide accommodation for 9 people .

Ideal getaway for family and friends, just a short stroll to Cromer's magnificent pier with its theatre providing year round entertainment, its beautiful wide sandy beach, range of fantastic cafes, restaurants and pubs. The cottage sleeps 4 in two bedrooms, with ensuite (WC and basin) to double room, twin room and separate family bathroom downstairs.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Nearest beach Cromer 200 m
Will consider Corporate bookings
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 10 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Norwich Airport 20 km, Nearest railway: Cromer 1 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden
Access Not suitable for wheelchair users

The East Anglia region

There is a working RNLI lifeboat station and museum and there are plenty of excellent walks along the cliff top trail or along the beach to either Overstrand to the south or to East and West Runton to the North.

For more information, please do hesitate to contact us.


Annual events include the Folk Festival in May, Carnival Week (held during the third week in August), and fireworks over the water on New Year's Day.

The railway station is just a short walk away with connections to Norwich, the Broads and Sheringham. Catch a bus or drive to the Georgian town of Holt, 15 minutes away. The fine city of Norwich with its excellent shopping malls, theatre, cinema complexes, cathedral, castle museum, plenty of inns and restaurants is only 20 miles away.

The Coast Hopper bus provides a regular hassle free service round the picturesque coast where you may 'hop on' and off at such beautiful coastal villages as Cley, Blakeney and Morston and connects with boat trips to visit the seals.

If you manage to exhaust the many options available to you in Cromer other attractions include the wonderful North Norfolk Steam Railway at Holt, famous for its 40's reenactment weekends held in September,the Splash Aqua Pool at Sheringham,the National Trust Sheringham Park for walks with wonderful views, Felbrigg Hall and Blickling Hall.The RSPB nature and bird reserves at Cley and Blakeney are also very popular. Daily boat hire and river trips are available on the famous Norfolk Broads just a 30 minute drive away.

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Review 1-10 of 17

20 Jun 2015



our stay at Crab cottage was FANTASTIC ,such a lovely cottage,much larger than we thought and so very well equipted with everything you could want.The tea,coffee,milk and bread was also a great extra.The cottage was so clean and the bed so so comfortable.Slept really well.Parking was no problem either.Thankyou Mark for the map which was very helpful.We were very sad when our holiday came to an end.Location of cottage so perfect too

5 May 2015


"restful mini-break for post birth sanity!"

We bit the bullet and paid for long weekend near friends and family rather than imposing a 3 yr old and a 5wk old on them. It worked for us as we needed a retreat and a rest as well. The apartment was well set up, clean, very comfy, warm and well located with a 5 min (dragging a toddler) walk to beach and shops. we ate out but could have easily eaten in every night as the kitchen was well set. A home from home really. The owners gave us the door codes and we never met them but we could have contacted them very easily if there was an issue. Cromer is a known entity to us but if you don't know it, think Whitstable just before it got trendy. its very pictaresque with all the facilities. A bit faded in parts but definitely on the up. Great beach, good pubs and some nice restaurants. I hope it doesn't get too gentrified! Recommend the craft beer and burger place and the rocket cafe.

6 Mar 2015


"Fabulous holiday retreat"

Lovely and cosey and warm and very comfortable. Close to the town center for evening meals etc. Lots of local attraction.

21 Jul 2014


"Comfortable accomodation in central location, but parking was a problem"

Crab Cottage is in a good central location in Cromer, which is a lovely seaside town. Very convenient for all amenities, including the many and varied independent shops. The cottage was comfortable and spacious, though the stairs were a bit steep. We managed them ok. The only real problem with it was the lack of parking outside or near the property on the road, it was very restricted. So we bought a week's season ticket from the Tourist Information Office so that we could use a couple of car parks in Cromer. The nearest was 10-15 minutes walk away. We were able to use the ticket in other car parks in other places in N. Norfolk which was good.

We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay in Crab Cottage. Although there is no designated parking it is possible to stop outside to load and unload your car. Most of our guests find free parking on nearby streets using the map we provide. The main pay and display car park is at the Tourist information office on Louden Road which is 300 metres away, approximately 3 minutes walk. If preferred you can buy an inexpensive permit at the tourist office for the duration of your stay which can also be used at many other car parks in the area.

14 Jun 2014


"Great short break"

Stayed at Crab Cottage for a 4 night break at the end of May 2014 and had a wonderful stay. Our party consisted of myself, daughter, teenage granddaughter and her friend. The cottage was cozy, comfortable and clean and the owners had put a lot of thought into providing everything you could possibly need for your stay. Communication with Mark (owner) was excellent. Cottage was ideally situated just off the high street and only a five minute walk to the pier and beach. Check out the shows on Cromer Pier. We saw the musical Oliver (amateur operatic society) which was excellent. All in all we thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would definitely recommend Crab Cottage.

Glad you enjoyed your stay and you are absolutely rite the theater on the pier does have some great shows we do often publish them in our Norfolk holiday Properties face book page. Hope to see you again.

5 May 2014


"Convenient and comfortable"

We really enjoyed staying in this conveniently located property. It is two minutes from the shops and the sea. It is warm (easily adjustable thermostat) and comfortable. (Beds fine) For me personally, a clothes washer would be preferable to a dish washer, but someone else might prefer the dishwasher. The only other suggestion is a name plate on the outside door. I also think the access code entry system is a great way not to lose any keys! Oh, and the welcome package is well - welcome. Thanks.

1 Jan 2014


"We had a most enjoyable stay in Crab Cottage, Cromer"

The cottage was very warm, comfortable, clean and well appointed. It was ideally situated in the centre of town (but quiet). We enjoyed walks around this attractive seaside town and down onto the beach. There were many cafes and restaurants within short walking distances. A fantastic winter break

23 Sep 2013


"Lovely & Comfortable Stay"

First time visiting Cromer. Perfect location. Cottage clean, comfortable & warm. Welcome pack of bread, milk & biscuits was a nice touch. Dog friendly too :-)

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