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rear of house with garden
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kitchen/diner
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from the patio looking in
view to the sea
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Overstrand, Norfolk, East Anglia, England

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Glyn C
Leicester, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“fantastic cottage”
Reviewed 27 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013

we had an amazing family weekend at beachcomber cottage.Everthing was perfect there was a welcome tray with a bottle of wine to greet us after a long journey.Overstrand is a lovely little place,we walked along the beach to cromer .We will definately be returning .

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Isabelle...
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Lovely house near the beach”
Reviewed 27 August 2013 for a stay in July 2013

The owner of Beachcomber Cottage, Val, was very prompt and friendly in all our email contact through the booking process.
The beach is 5 minutes walk away with a fairly steep path down to the sand.
The cottage is clean, airy and has a relaxed feel to it.
Outdoor seating front and back was a bonus since we were lucky to have good weather during our stay.

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Liked best: Lovely location; perfect for a good old English summer holiday by the sea
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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floracatC...
Cambridge
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
“Beachcomber Cottage is a tranquil haven.”
Reviewed 26 August 2013 for a stay in June 2013

This was the perfect holiday rental for us (grand parents, parents, grandchild and friend). It is spacious with a large bathroom, two ensuites, plenty of comfortable living areas, a large kitchen diner and two outside eating areas, front and back. The décor is fresh and attractive, the whole place has a modern feel with double height windows. Val and her husband are most welcoming and helpful. The beach is a very short stroll with lots of good amenities for shopping and eating out. Overstrand is a charming, picturesque and quiet village.

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Liked best: The spacious feel to the property, inside and outside.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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Stony_Blo...
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“The perfect holiday retreat”
Reviewed 26 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013

I first spotted this cottage last year when we stayed for four nights. We loved it so much we stayed again three weeks ago and have already booked for next year. Everything about the cottage is ideal for a family. It's in a quiet country lane in a small village with a general store, a beach cafe and an excellent pub which does superb food and has a garden with play equipment for the children. A five minute walk from the cottage brings you to a lovely beach below the hilltop and reached by a steepish footpath. Between the cottage and the beach is a small play park for the children. The cottage itself has been recently rebuilt and is immaculate, with enclosed gardens front and rear. The owner is very helpful and usually meets you there on arrival. The only reason I didn't recommend it for disabled travellers is that the cottage is slightly split level, with three steps between the front and the back, not really a big difficulty to overcome. Altogether, a real home from home and one we look forward to going back to again and again.

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Liked best: The location and peacefulness
Liked least: There is nothing I didn't like
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 65+
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Reviewed 28 May 2013 for a stay in May 2013

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Liked best: Overall excellent quality
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
People with pets
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