Benbow Cottage

“Converted 18th-century pub near the harbour” - VisitEngland Assessor

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Holt, Norfolk

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Originally a public house known as The Ship Inn, Benbow Cottage is conveniently located near to the quayside in the seaside town of Blakeney on the Norfolk coast. This Grade II-listed building is named after Admiral Benbow and a key feature of the kitchen is the wood burner which is overhung by wood from an old boat hull.

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4 Star Self-Catering
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Gold Award

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Benbow Cottage
6B High Street, Blakeney, HOLT, Norfolk, NR25 7AL

Features

Rooms
  • Total units: 1
Opening times
  • Open all year

About the area

Discover Norfolk

The North Norfolk Coast is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and probably the finest of its kind in Europe. Here you’ll find a string of quaint villages and small towns – Holkham, Wells-next-the-Sea and Cley next the Sea are 21st-century favourites, while Sheringham and Cromer are classic examples of a good old-fashioned seaside resort where grand Victorian hotels look out to sea. Further round the coast you'll find Great Yarmouth, one of the most popular resorts in the UK and packed full of amusements, shops and seashore entertainment. And let's not forget Norwich, the region's only city.

Norfolk prides itself on its wealth of historic houses, the most famous being Sandringham, where Her Majesty the Queen and her family spend Christmas. Many of Norfolk’s towns have a particular charm and a strong sense of community. The quiet market towns of Fakenham and Swaffham are prime examples, as well as Thetford, with its popular museum focusing on the TV comedy series Dad’s Army which was filmed in the area.

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