A Holiday at Boundary Stables

A Holiday at Boundary Stables



With full disabled access, off-road parking, free Wi-Fi, and unrestricted use of a luxury sauna, Boundary Stables cottages, in the coastal village of Happisburgh, are perfect for a relaxing break in the beautiful Norfolk countryside. Barn Owl, Fieldfare, Goldfinch, Kestrel, and Wren are self-contained, one-storey holiday cottages, each with its own enclosed courtyard, gas barbecue, and well-equipped kitchen. We, the owners, live just across the road, and are there to welcome you and to deal with any problems during your stay. (REVIEW: “You couldn’t ask for better hosts.”)


Dogs are very welcome at Boundary Stables, and the surrounding area is a haven for dog walkers, with plenty of off-road footpaths through farmland and ancient woodland. Well-beaten footpaths and bridleways take you for miles along the picturesque Norfolk coast, and a long, peaceful stretch of beach, with unrestricted access for dogs, is just a few minutes’ walk from the cottages. Dogs (and children) can let off steam in the shared paddock, and the private courtyard that comes with each cottage is a safe place for dogs (and children!) to spend time outside, where you can keep an eye on them. (REVIEW: “A real doggy paradise”)


Each of our cottages is comfortably furnished, and well-equipped with home comforts, including colour TV, DVD player, radio/CD player, washing machine, and microwave. Goldfinch and Fieldfare also contain a dishwasher. Bed linen, towels, and all fuel/power are included in the rent, and cots and highchairs are available for very young children. (REVIEW: “The cottage was well presented and had the most equipment we have ever had.”)


Despite the home-from-home kitchen, you will probably want to eat out during your stay at Boundary Stables, and we are always pleased to recommend local cafés, pubs, and restaurants, such as The Hill House Inn (Happisburgh), Smallsticks Café (Cart Gap beach), Poppylands (Horsey), Kingfisher Fish Bar and The Lighthouse Inn (Walcott), The Star Inn (Lessingham), and Poppylands (Horsey).


In good weather, there’s nothing quite like cooking and eating outdoors. Each cottage has its own gas barbecue and outside furniture, so you can enjoy the peace and quiet of an evening barbecue in your private courtyard, or perhaps a daytime picnic in the shared paddock, where dogs and children can run around to their hearts’ content.


A comprehensive Visitor Information Book in your cottage lists many lovely places to visit, including some of Norfolk’s nature reserves and stately homes. You will also find information about local health centres, dental surgeries, veterinary surgeries, pharmacies, supermarkets, and post offices. However, if you require more information, or if you have any queries, we’re only too pleased to help; we’re just over the road – or a phone call away.


REVIEW: “If we could go anywhere in the world, we’d still choose to come here.”


Holiday Accommodation in a Rural Location

Holiday Accommodation in a Rural Location

Relax and unwind at Boundary Stables – the perfect rural retreat nestled in the North Norfolk countryside. You will find plenty of places to visit were you can explore and enjoy Norfolk’s natural beauty close by to your accommodation.

You won’t be disappointed with the location. Boundary Stables is surrounded by fields, hedgerow and is only five minutes from the coast and five miles away from the Norfolk Broads. If you enjoy walking there are plenty of footpaths, bridleways and country lanes close by – Dogs are welcome at Boundary Stables (up to two pets free of charge) so they too can enjoy the vast choice of walks! There are even bikes available to hire so you can make the most of exploring Norfolk’s stunning landscapes.

There are five superb accommodations, named after birds, to choose from. All are beautifully furnished, single storey properties with level access throughout. There are spacious open plan living areas with ample natural light and patio doors open onto enclosed patio areas so you can enjoy the outdoors from the comfort of your accommodation. On the grounds there is a large communal grassy paddock with barbeque area and a sauna for you to make the most of.

Year round, whether you book for a winter break or a summer holiday, you will find that there so many beautiful places to visit in the Norfolk countryside – the National Trust owned Blickling and Felbrigg estates, picturesque woodlands, award winning beaches, the Norfolk Broads and RSPB nature reserves to name a few.