Nearby lies the fine city of Norwich with its classic Norman castle, numerous museum galleries & theatres & great places to eat & drink. Blicking Hall, Holkham & Sandringham estate are ideal destinations for walks, enjoying the Norfolk Countryside and wildlife plus cafes for refreshments. These are all within easy reach from the accommodations and you can be at the North Norfolk Coast in 40 minutes where you can enjoy a range of lovely beaches, marshes & quays. Why not stroll along the Edwardian seafront and visit the pier at Cromer, go crabbing at Blakeney or perhaps take a ride along the coast from Sheringham on the North Norfolk Railway?.40 Minutes in another direction & you will be in Wroxham, gateway to the Broads. Here you can join an organised tour or even charter your own day launch to drift along these beautiful waterways, Head yet another way for 40 minutes & you can be in the heart of Thetford Forest with its nature trails.
Other Dog friendly activities nearby include :
Wiveton Hall Farm and Cafe at Holt
Art Cafe at Holt
Centre Paws at Wymondham
Norfolk Shire Horse Centre at West Runton
Snettisham Park near Kings Lynn
Fairhaven Woodland and Water Gardens
Nearby walks in Scarning include nature reserves where you may be lucky enough to spot Kingfishers, otters, water voles, deer and much more. There is also a small stream if your four legged friend like to swim.
Our names are Lyn & Mark and we warmly invite yo to stay with us. We recently moved from Suffolk to the lovely picturesque Norfolk. Our house was once a pub. But now our home.
We live on a corner of a lane in the small village of Scraning. The neighbouring town is Dereham which is a bustling market town with a variety of amenities including cinema, a wide selection of restaurants with a variety of styles, leisure centre, library, bowling alley, supermarkets and a selection of independent shops as well as other shops. Dereham has 2 museums including Mid norfolk railway which has a number or organised trips on their historic trains. Although we are situated in a small rural village we have great travel links with the A47 about a mile away. This will help you to explore the scenic Norfolk Countryside and visit places such as historic Norwich, Swaffham and the coast (approx 20 miles away.