Panorama of Peninsular Cottages Yare Cottage

Things to Do

A huge, award winning forest of family fun and outdoor adventure. Treehouses, zip wires, jungle bridges, Crocklebogs, Twiggles and Boggles, storytelling, boat trips, marsh walks and more!
Day Boat Hire
Hire a day boat and motor down to the pub in Coltishall at the limit of navigation. Alternatively cruise towards Salhouse where you may come across the ice cream boat or contine further for a delicious pub lunch in Horning.
Broads Tours
Enjoy a tour of the Broads on one of the Broads Tours boats that depart from just across the water from the property.
The Canoe Man
Explore the myraid creeks of the Norfolk Broads by canoe. Bike hire also available.
Bure Valley Railway

Norfolk's longest fifteen inch gauge line runs between the ancient market town of Aylsham and Wroxham, the 'Capital of the Norfolk Broads' with country stations serving the villages of Brampton, Buxton and Coltishall.

The 18 mile round trip runs through the picturesque Bure valley countryside following the meandering river through meadowland and ancient pasture stopping occasionally at small country villages.

Blickling Estate (National Trust)
Discover this fascinating Jacobean National Trust property set in the beautiful medows of the Bure Valley.
Sprowston Manor Country Club (Golf)
Enjoy a round of golf on what is considered one of the best inland courses in the county. (18 hole, par 72)
Oxburgh Hall (National Trust)
Step back in time at the 15th-century moated manor house that is Oxburgh Hall and discover this magnificent property.
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Broads Authority
Provides useful information about the beautiful waterways on your doorstep.
The official visitor website for Norfolk.