FREE Internet Access now available in all our cottages.


The Norfolk Broads are a great place for fishing (closed season 15th March to 15th June) and wildlife watching.


Check out our luxurious property, Waterside Retreat. This is a large spacious property fitted out to a high standard has 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and sleep 11 people.


Key Dates:

- Greyhound Racing every Monday, Wednesday, Saturday


Waterside Retreat


Self catering 5 bedroom holiday cottage in Wroxham, Norfolk, Norfolk Broads, England

Waterside Retreat is a detached holiday home in a superb position, just off the main River Bure, in the heart of Wroxham, Broadlands' liveliest village. With 5 bedrooms, 3 bathroom, luxurious kitchen with eating area it will very comfortably sleeps up to 11 people. This is an ideal holiday retreat in the Norfolk Broads and an excellent location for sailing, fishing and bird watching.

Modern and furnished to a high standard of comfort, this charming holiday home is a perfect retreat at any time of the year and guests benefit from the use of a rowing dinghy.  Now with FREE WiFi Broadband Internet access.

Wroxham and Hoveton are divided by the River Bure, with the two villages generally referred to as Wroxham. It is one of the Norfolk Broads largest boat hire centres where you can enjoy river trips, hire a boat, enjoy some fishing, sailing, golf, cycling or walking with nature trails to follow.


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Sandy beaches can be found just twelve miles away and the City of Norwich with its beautiful cathedral, castle, museum, theatre and superb shopping is just eight miles.

The village of Wroxham is home to Wroxham Barns, the Bure Valley Railway and Roys - the largest village store in the country. Here you will find riverside pubs, restaurants and shops that are just a short stroll from Waterside Retreat.


  • Welcome to Waterside Retreat
  • View of house from river
  • Front of house
  • Hall
  • Kitchen - seating for 8
  • Kitchen - American style fridge and freezer
  • Kitchen - double oven, hob and microwave
  • Kitchen - large work surfaces
  • Dining room
  • Lounge - large room with view of the river
  • Lounge - Flat screen TV and Radio/CD/iPhone doc
  • Conservatory with view of river
  • Conservatory - great place to sit and read
  • Conservatory - or for a cup of tea
  • Decking - Great for outside eating
  • Decking - A great place to sit and relax
  • Decking - Ideal fishing spot
  • Snug - Great place for kids, with TV
  • Downstairs toilet
  • Bedroom 4 - downstairs twin room
  • Bedroom 5 - downstairs twin room
  • Utilities room - with washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Bathroom - downstairs with bath
  • Bathroom - downstairs with shower
  • Master bedroom - overlooking the river
  • Master bedroom - with ensuite bathroom
  • Master Bedroom - view of the river
  • Master Bedroom - ensuite shower room
  • Bedroom 2 - Large double room
  • Main bathroom - with bath and shower
  • Bedroom 3 - 3 single beds
  • Bedroom 3 - 3 single beds
  • Waterside Retreat
  • Waterside Retreat - view of the river

  • Living Room with comfortable seating, television with FreeView, DVD player, Radio/CD Player/iPod docking
  • Dinning area off lounge will comfortably seat 11 people
  • Leading from the lounge is the conservatory, with seating overlooking the water. A great place for a cup of tea or to relax with a book. Which in turn leads out onto the patio area, decked garden with picnic bench and the water's edge
  • Kitchen with seperate eating area with comfortably sit 8 people. American fridge/freezer, electric hob/cooker, dishwasher, microwave and toaster
  • Free Broadband Internet access with WiFI available
  • Electricity and full gas Central heating included (reasonable use)
  • Washing machine and tumble-dryer
  • Den with seating for 2-3 with TV - ideal for children to have their own space
  • Cot, high chair, stair gate
  • Guests have the use of rowing dinghy
  • TV's to 5 rooms all with Freeview to satisfy all tastes (including 3 or the bedrooms)


  • Bedroom four with 2 single beds
  • Bedroom five with 2 single beds
  • Bathroom with bath, separate shower, washbasin and WC


  • Master bedroom with Queen size bed, ensuite bathroom with luxury shower. Balcony with view of the river. TV
  • Bedroom two with double bed and TV
  • Bedroom three with 3 single beds and TV
  • Luxury bathroom with corner bath, separate shower, washbasin and WC

Outside: Approached by a brick driveway, Waterside Retreat has an enclosed garden with a selection of flower and shrub borders. The rear garden has a large quay headed mooring basin and there is a decked terrace, with a picnic table and further table and chairs, which is a sunny spot and perfect for a glass of wine. There is access to a dyke which then leads to the main river. Off street parking for 4 cars.

Additional Information

  • Bed linen and duvets are provided
  • Please bring your own towels (towels are not provided))
  • Electricity and gas central heating included (reasonable use)
  • Unfortunately NO pets
  • NO smoking in the property
  • Care should be taken with small children due to the close proximity to the waters edge
  • Short breaks may be available - please use the contact form to contact us
  • Weekly bookings start Friday or Monday

Please note: The owner’s boat is moored at the property and is not available for guess’s use. There is still plenty of room to moor a hire boat and for fishing.

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