All about Seahorse Cottage, Cromer, Norfolk

Seahorse Cottage is self catering holiday home, traditionally brick built built three storey cottage just off the top of the historic Gangway, Cromer. The town centre is 30 seconds walk away but the tranquil setting of the cottage would make you think it was much further away. Its location makes it perfect for any length of break or holiday.

Finding Seahorse Cottage

Finding the accommodation in Cromer is very easy and we provide a “photographic” map to ensure you arrive stress free! The entrance to the courtyard complex is protected by a car barrier, the fob to open this barrier can be found in the kitchen and the secure parking place is directly outside no 32.

Arriving at Seahorse Cottage the view of the sea from the top of the Gangway is almost surreal and although you can’t see the beach it is only a 45 seconds walk away making even the shortest break a true seaside holiday.

Seahorse Cottage: Ground Floor

The ground floor accommodation of this self catering holiday home consists of a lounge/diner with a gas fired wood burner, wall mounted TV screen with DVD, a leather three piece suite with electric reclining chairs a round dining room table to sit four (can be extended to sit six) and various coffee tables and lamps. The double doors lead out to the rear garden.

Wi-fi and sky TV including sky sports are provided – the code for wi-fi access is clearly displayed.

The walls have pictures of Cromer painted by artist Ann Marie Whitton and Ken Hayes

There is a Bose i-pod docking station, and a portable CD player so that you can enjoy your own music.

The dining table is suitable for 4 adults and four matching chairs are provided to make your self catering holiday as comfortable as possible.

The fully equipped kitchen is at the front of the house. Cooking is by gas and electric with a separate gas four ring hob and an electric double oven, a larder fridge and dishwasher are also built into the units. Ample floor and wall units are provided along with a large work surface and a ceramic sink and a half and mixer tap.

Cutlery, crockery, saucepans along with electric kettle, four slice toaster, microwave are all supplied.

Seahorse Cottage: First & second Floors

The carpeted stairs lead to the first floor landing, off which are one bedroom and the bathroom a further flight of stairs takes you to the second bedroom on the top floor. Both bedrooms are equipped with double beds, although the first floor bedroom can be arranged with two large singles (the divans are hotel quality and designed to be double/twins) a chest of drawers and a soft seat. On either side of the beds are bedside cabinets with bedside lights.

The bathroom has a full size bath and mixer taps with shower wand. The wash hand basin and close coupled toilet complete the bathroom which is 1/2 tiled.

The en-suite (2nd floor) has a wash hand basin over-looking the sea, a fully enclosed shower and WC.

The house is fully carpeted with the exception of the kitchen (cushion floor) bathrooms (tiled) lounge diner and hall – oak flooring.

To aid your comfort and make your holiday enjoyable whatever the weather gas central heating is provided by a boiler in the kitchen and all rooms have radiators which are controlled by a thermostat in the hall and individual thermostatic valves to the radiators.

Hot water is provide by the “combi boiler” and is instantaneous, there are no meters for either the gas or electricity as the cost of these are all inclusive.

Seahorse Cottage: Outside

To the side of the house there is a small shed which contains buckets, spades, wind breaks and beach chairs for your use.

The rear garden is south facing and a true sun trap, it has stone and gravel paving, raised flower beds a variety of well established shrubs along with various wildlife visitors.

There is a side access gate to the garden from the front.