Carricks at Castle Farm

“Five-star luxury guest house in rural Norfolk” - VisitEngland Assessor


Swanton Morley, Norfolk

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On the banks of the river Wensum and in a working farm in Swantum Morley in Norfolk, Carricks at Castle Farm offers luxurious accommodation in spectacular surroundings – with wonderful breakfasts. A trip back in time to a more restful past but with all modern comforts, a true home from home and a real treat for nature lovers, especially birdwatchers.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

5 Star Guest Accommodation
ROSE Award
Breakfast Award
Carricks at Castle Farm


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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