Accommodation in Aldborough - sleeps 4

The Smithy At The Old Forge Cottage, Aldborough, Norfolk, NR11 7PB.
Property Reference: UK30698

Bedrooms - 2

Sleeps - 4

Bathrooms - 1

Pets welcome - 2

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The Smithy At The Old Forge Cottage
2 bedrooms, sleeps 4

Explore the Norfolk Broads and coast from this quirky property, which lies in a lovely location perfect for families or couples.

All on the ground floor.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With 50" Freeview Smart TV, DVD player and beams.
Dining area.
Kitchen area: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge, slow cooker and dishwasher.
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With bunk bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Separate toilet. . Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack. Lawned garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.

Extra Amenities

Lying just outside the sought after village of Aldborough, The Smithy at The Old Forge offers a warm welcome to guests looking for a relaxing retreat. Dating back to the 1700s and formerly the areas Smithy, this quirky property is sure to steal your heart. At just over 15 minutes’ to the North Norfolk coastline and just over half an hour to Wroxham, the gateway to the Norfolk Broads, this really is the perfect location for those planning to really discover the area. Head to Cromer with its famous pier, Edwardian seafront and promenade, and host of traditional seaside amusements.



To both the east and west you will find a string of pretty coastal villages and towns with wide sandy beaches, shingle beaches, salt marshes and quays. Alternatively, spend a day exploring the Norfolk Broads or the Bury Valley railway from nearby Aylsham, and travel across open countryside or go by car. However you choose to travel, you will be pleased you took the time out to explore these beautiful waterways. Wroxham offers chartered boat trips or the opportunity to hire your own day launch and be skipper for the day.

Add in other attractions such as BeWILDerwood, the Thursford and Muckelburgh Collections, Amazonia Zoo, Sheringham Park, Pensthorpe Nature Reserve, Blickling Hall Estate and many more attractions. You will soon see why this part of Norfolk is so popular. After a busy day, you can relax, unwind and plan your next adventure at The Smithy at the Old Forge. Beach 7 miles. Shop ½ mile, pub and restaurant ¼ mile.

Self-catering features

  • Dishwasher
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Television
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Pet Friendly
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  • Parking - On Site
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Cromer map and The Smithy At The Old Forge Cottage location

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