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Escape the hustle and bustle of the coast at this peaceful, rural retreat just a short drive away. The Orangery, a rather unique place to stay, is set within the grounds of the Grade II listed Snettisham House, just outside the main village of Snettisham. A super little spot for a romantic getaway or would be perfect for a family. In keeping with an Orangery, the cottage has been tastefully decorated encompassing a botanical theme with rooms benefiting from full height sash windows overlooking the south facing garden. With calm neutral colours and cosy textures of beautiful wool throws and sheepskin rugs, you may feel tempted to just stay in and watch a DVD or read during the winter. In summer, you could relax in the secluded garden and enjoy a BBQ and a glass or two of wine! Why not venture along one of the many pretty walks or cycle rides from the cottage and be amazed at the deer grazing so close to this tranquil spot.

The luxurious accommodation for four people is on one level and has a beautifully furnished sitting room with vaulted ceiling - just the place to relax after a busy day exploring the stunning North Norfolk coastline. There is a newly fitted bathroom and kitchen which is very well equipped. Children are looked after with their own crockery, a plentiful toy basket and DVDs, high chair and bed rail (upon request) and enclosed garden with lawn and gravel areas.

Perfectly located to explore the coast either to visit RSPB Snettisham or a day out on one of the many beaches nearby. If sailing is your passion, then Snettisham has a very active sailing club. Guests can either take a ten minute stroll to the popular Rose & Crown gastro pub and village shops, or a walk to Snettisham Park Farm which is just a stone's throw away. A bit further afield is The Queen's residence at Sandringham House - only a ten minute drive away.

This cottage really is perfect for families, walkers, sailors, cyclists, birdwatchers, artists or just those wanting to escape to a peaceful retreat!"


Garden/Courtyard (Enclosed)BBQBed LinenCentral Heating Close to pubDishwasherDVDFreezerGarden FurnitureGarden/CourtyardHigh ChairMicrowaveTowels providedTV with FreeviewWashing MachineDownstairs BedroomWiFiParkingNo Dogs 10 mins walking distance to shop10 mins walking distance to pub



Entrance Hall
With tiled floor, console table with lamp and various books, coat storage space and mirror.

Sitting Room with Dining area
A beautifully well furnished sitting room with vaulted ceiling, sash windows and views of the south facing garden. Comfortable seating with two sofas, modern furnishings giving a cosy feel. Flat screen TV with Freesat box and DVD player, DAB radio and ipod dock, toy basket. Dining table with four chairs, open to...

A newly fitted kitchen fitted with a range of quality units, recessed lighting, appliances to include induction hob with electric oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer, microwave oven, kettle, toaster and iron. There is also an airer and washing line. External door leading to the garden.

Master Bedroom
A beautifully tranquil double aspect room with sash windows and views of the garden, french doors to the side elevation onto small patio area. King size bed with quality bed linen, bedside table with lamps, built in wardrobe (housing Brabantia ironing board and airer), chest of drawers with mirror and wicker chair.

Twin Bedroom
Twin aspect windows with view of the garden. Tall boy chest, bedside table with lamp, mirror.

Beautifully fitted bathroom suite with low level WC, wash hand basin with vanity units, heated lit mirror and shaver point. Bath with side mixer taps and mains rain shower with screen, heated towel rail and underfloor heating. Full height tiling to walls and floor.

Enclosed Garden
The garden is mainly laid to lawn with gravelled borders, box hedging and is enclosed with trellis work with climbing plants and mature wisteria. There is a contemporary dining set with BBQ for the summer months plus bistro set. There is a gate through to the adjacent parking area.

Floor plan

Surrounding local area

Snettisham is a coastal village to the south of Hunstanton. Home to the RSPB reserve on the coast of The Wash. Many migratory birds descend there during the winter months and the skeins of geese honking and clattering is one of the iconic Norfolk sights. Snettisham has a great pub, with great food and an enclosed garden with a fab childrens adventure play area. The village is well served with amenities including chemist, a local shop, hairdressers and second hand book shop, perfect for browsing away a couple of hours! There is a Bistro style restaurant on the market square, you can take your own wine at no extra charge. For the children, Park Farm is a lovely place to visit, with hands on experiences including a Deer safari on a tractor to see the herd of Red Deer roaming about. You are perfectly placed for the coast, Snettisham has it's own beach just 2 miles from the centre of the village, Hunstanton is a 5 minute drive and Brancaster a 15 minute drive. Sandringham the Norfolk home to The Queen is just 10 minutes away.

Guest reviews

Wonderful cottage, enjoyed the stay.

Brian and Anne Carpenter, September 2017
1 of 29

Beautiful and comfortable accommodation. Had a brilliant holiday and would definitely recommend to people. The Orangery is beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean and we all loved the treats on arrival.

The Jones Family, August 2017
2 of 29

Thoroughly enjoyed are stay in The Orangery. perfect accommodation a lovely, peaceful location. Will definitely love to come back and stay here again and will recommend to friends and family. We have had a fantastic holiday. Loved the sandy beach at Old Hunstanton. Enjoyed days out at Snettisham farm Park- kids loved feeding the deer on Safari ride. Would definitely recommend visiting “Bewilderwood” if you have young children aged up to 12 years. Finally thank you for the delicious cake, cookies and other goodies on our arrival!

Neil, Fiona, Chloe & Lauren, August 2017
3 of 29

We have had a wonderful week in this immaculately clean and delightful cottage. We hope to return. It is by far the best cottage we have stayed in.

Rachel, Hugh, Matthew & Jacob, August 2017
4 of 29

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at The Orangery-a very luxurious cottage with all mod cons and some lovely welcoming touches of homemade goodies, wine and milk which were much appreciated. The location is perfect and very peaceful but close enough to walk into Snettisham. We enjoyed several visits to the Rose and Crown- eating at the Restaurant there on one occasion, which was delicious. Thanks for making this such a lovely place to stay.

The Struthers Family, August 2017
5 of 29

We’ve had a wonderful stay in this fantastic cottage. Thanks for the treats, they were much appreciated. We’ve enjoyed bird watching at Snettisham and Titchwell reserves. We’ve had good food, with the Orange Tree at Thornham our favourite. Thanks again!

Jo & Steve, July 2017
6 of 29

The Orangery was perfect for us in every way. We went as a couple with our 2 and a half year old child. It's all on one level, has an enclosed garden, set in a remote location (bliss), but just a short drive away from lots of places. A lovely surprise awaited us when we arrived, a homemade cake, biscuits and a bottle of wine. All delicious! The accommodation is well thought out, finished to a high standard and the kitchen is so well equipped. We were so lucky to be there in beautiful weather. Once little one was asleep we sat out in the garden listening to nothing but sheep and birds whilst having a few glasses of wine. None of us wanted to go home, and we'll definitely return.

Cree family, June 2017
7 of 29

Our second visit to this idyllic Orangery. We are still amazed as to how much thought and care has gone into creating this beautiful hideaway. This year we discovered Houghton Hall, its a must! Both house and gardens. Top notch meals at the Rose & Crown. Already looking forward to visit number three!

Lisa & Brian, June 2017
8 of 29

Lovely, lovely accommodation. Thank you for the many little touches. Wonderful quiet location. Thoroughly enjoyed.

Eve & Phil Kegworth, June 2017
9 of 29

Wow,wow,wow, absolutely amazing, perfect accommodation,beautiful location, amazing hospitality. Already planning our next visit. Thank you. wow,wow,wow, absolutely amazing, perfect accommodation,beautiful location, amazing hospitality. Already planning our next visit. Thank you.

The Freemans, May 2017
10 of 29

Lovely welcome was found on our arrival. The Orangery is extremely comfortable with many thoughtful touches.We have visited North Norfolk several times before and this has been a “find” on this visit.

David & Jenny, May 2017
11 of 29

Another fabulous stay. Perfect way to spend Easter in our little sanctuary. We love this place.

Laura & Chris, April 2017
12 of 29

We are regular visitors to North Norfolk and this cottage was 5 star accommodation, the best yet. You have certainly thought of everything! Yes everything, even for our 2 !/2 year old grandson. A little piece of heaven all wrapped up perfectly in Snettisham, a big thank you.

Watts Family, April 2017
13 of 29

Another fabulous stay. Perfect way to spend Easter in our little sanctuary. We love this place, thank you.

Throop Family, April 2017
14 of 29

We are regular visits to North Norfolk and this cottage is 5 star accommodation, the best yet, you have certainly thought of everything... yes everything even for our 2.5 year old grandson. A little piece of heaven all whipped up perfectly in Snettisham.

Debbie, April 2017
15 of 29

We had a wonderful stay at The Orangery. It is so well equipped and we had some lovely home cooked food that was prepared easily(like we were at home) Everything is done to a high standard and the welcome pack was perfect. We did not want to go home!

Wakeling Family, February 2017
16 of 29

“A Perfect Place to Stay. The Orangery in Snettisham was perfectly clean, warm, cosy, comfortable and well equipped. The welcome pack with home baking was a lovely personal touch. A good place to explore Sandringham and some of the north Norfolk beaches, we went along to Holme, beautiful large sandy beach. We enjoyed watching the geese fly over in the mornings! Would stay again and definitely recommend. 5 stars. ”

Louise Biggs, October 2016
17 of 29

Thank you for allowing us to stay at the beautiful Orangery, it was a true haven. We had a relaxing few days and we very much enjoyed the local area. It was perfect.

Nic & Laura Wilson, October 2016
18 of 29

“Thank-you for an amazing stay in a beautiful location. Although we did venture out to some wonderful sights (Holkham Hall was fab!) it was very tempting to stay put in this tranquil haven that smells like a spa and provides the best baked you do home delivery please?! Can't wait to come back!”

Sondh Family, October 2016
19 of 29

Had a great week in this wonderful accommodation and the weather was really kind to us.

Zom & Chris, October 2016
20 of 29

“"The Orangery was perfect! We really appreciated the little details, such as your information pack (which we diligently read from cover to cover!). Because of the information you provided we ate some fab fish and chips, visited the Rose and Crown in the village, Wells and Burnham Market. We also loved the decor! We certainly collected a few ideas. We were both able to switch off, relax and really enjoy ourselves. And what a beautiful and perfect location for a few days away - thank-you."”

Wilson , October 2016
21 of 29

“Fabulous stay, very hospitable with owners living in the grounds. Lovely comfortable cottage. Lovely surprise to receive a bottle of Rosé, home made Lemon drizzle cake homemade bread and shortbread. Will defiantly return soon. Great place....”

Marshall Family, September 2016
22 of 29

Great holiday, Orangery was lovely and didn't want to go home. Weather hottest holiday we have had in years. cake and bread were delicious!

Paul & Susan, September 2016
23 of 29

“The Orangery was a luxury cottage, we have stayed in North Norfolk on many occasions and it was by far the highest quality accommodation. Topped off with fantastic weather all in all a great holiday.”

Walker family, September 2016
24 of 29

“Thank you for a lovely holiday home in beautiful Norfolk. The cottage is architecturally beautiful, clean, stylish and so very well equipped. The location is fab and garden is perfect for playing, dining and relaxing. Owner was very pleasant and we shall certainly be returning in the future! Perfect! ”

The Basketter's, August 2016
25 of 29

“The orangery was stunning a real gem surrounded by beautiful countryside. The accommodation was spotless with everything you could ever need we definitely will be coming back. The owners were very friendly and welcoming and we would highly recommend a stay.”

Throop Family, August 2016
26 of 29

Perfect little cottage, loved everything about it. Great location too. parents next door are super lovely could easily live here. One of the nicest places we have stayed in.

Willoughby, August 2016
27 of 29

“Perfect retreat from the hustle and bustle of the modern day to spend time with the family and to unwind. Short walk pass the deers to a superb pub with good food.”

Dobson, August 2016
28 of 29

“Perfect getaway location. Quiet but accessible with excellent facilities. Great for two tight for four! Easy access to North Norfolk's best beaches and countryside. We cycled to Sandringham in about 20mins on traffic free roads!”

Irwin Family, July 2016
29 of 29

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