Reviews

4.8
based on 13 reviews
Kate Langley (France)
Mrs

We spent four nights at Shire Cottage. Perfect from the moment we walked in. Stylish but comfortably furnished and very well equipped - I can't think of anything else we might have needed. Very comfy beds and good quality bedding, clean and a really great location right in the middle of town with parking. Thanks

Mature couple  |  0  |  stayed in 11/2018

Debra winter (Lewes)
Miss

Beautiful cottage, nicely decorated throughout Had a very enjoyable stay Great location Will stay again

Family with young children  |  0  |  stayed in 9/2018

The Bryans (Hertfordshire)
5 days in Holt

We found Shire Cottage to be a perfect place to stay for a few days break. It is spotlessly clean and furnished with high quality items (the multi-function oven kept my husband entertained for 30 minutes!) that made the break feel special - we felt at home straight away. Holt is delightful and friendly having everything on your doorstep made a perfect contrast to our normal village life. Definitely recommend.

Family with older children  |  0  |  stayed in 8/2018

Starr Family (Shire Cottage)
Beautiful Cottage

Thank you for a fantastic stay in your beautiful cottage. It was perfectly well stocked and elegant throughout in a great and central location. We will be back.

Family with young children  |  0  |  stayed in 6/2018

Mark Irwin (York)
Review

Pros: Shire cottage is in a great location and on site parking is a real bonus. Well equipped kitchen with very comfortable beds and clear instructions - and many TVs. Good broadband. Clearly refurbished to a high specification some time ago. Cons: Now looking a little tired with dirty and scratched paint. The seating area outside now consists of dead plants in pots, rubbish bins, wheel barrow and other 'stuff'...a shame as a little effort would put this right. The lack of a standing shower makes life difficult but you are warned in advance. TVs only work on a couple of channels. Overall a little expensive for the current state but with a little work a good value for money cottage in a lovely town.

Mature couple  |  0  |  stayed in 6/2018

Cassidy Family
Thank you!

We've had a fantastic Easter break here in Norfolk, the cottage was the perfect place to explore. Beautiful cottage, we will definitely return.

Family with young children  |  0  |  stayed in 4/2018

The Chilton Family
Christmas 2017

Perfect cottage in a perfect location! Holt is magical at Christmas. Thank you

Not specified  |  0  |  stayed in 12/2017

Matt (UK)
Perfect cottage in a perfect spot!

Lovely few days stay with our 2 girls - 3 and 18 months. Byfords was great for eating with the little ones. Very family friendly and we had great weather for flying a kite at Cromer and Holkham. Lovely few days made even better by the great accommodation!

Family with young children  |  stayed in 8/2017

Nigel Rowley (Loughborough)
Mr

Both the central location and the quality of the interior make this cottage an out-standing choice for a short break or holiday. We have just returned from a one week family holiday (we have two boys 12 & 9 years old) and loved the whole experience. The cottage is right opposite famous Bywords deli/restaurant, ideal for morning coffee's and fresh bread etc. Parking on its own drive make you the envy of others. The main double bed is very comfortable, as is the leather sofa in the lounge. The oven and hob took a while to work out, but the kitchen is superb with high quality utensils. Difficult not to get the wooden floor wet when taking a bath/ hand held shower, but its all part of its traditional charm. Holt itself is a delight with a wide range of independent quality shops from food to clothing. We would highly recommend this cottage.

Family with older children  |  0  |  stayed in 8/2016

Stephen Huson (UK)
Our second stay at Shire Cottage...

We love the central position, restaurants and shopping facilities, literally on the doorstep. Parking for car a real bonus. Cottage always very clean and welcoming, especially liked the Christmas additions. Great T.V. package and Cottage very well equipped with everything we needed for another most enjoyable stay. We combined our trip with a visit to The Thursford Christmas Spectacular, only a 15 minute car journey to get there, we thoroughly enjoyed the show, really magical and only 15 minutes back to Cottage. The family run Holt Fish Bar, just around the corner is excellent value for money. We have tried most of the restaurants/cafes in Holt and all are most satisfactory, can especially recommend Byfords.

Not specified  |  stayed in 12/2015

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