Set in 175 acres of grounds, providing modern and feature-packed accommodation in Cranmer, Woodpecker Cottage is an impressive self-catering holiday home for six. It's perfect for families with children, and is one of our Cranmer Country Cottages providing accommodation with fantastic on-site leisure facilities including a heated indoor swimming pool, a well-equipped games room, a large paddock for outdoor play and tennis courts for guest use. We can offer bike hire by arrangement, with delivery to your door, and our cottage is eco-friendly for a guilt-free holiday with no sacrifices.
Woodpecker Cottage has a fenced garden with a BBQ and patio furnishings, and can sleep up to six people in a double room, a twin room and a bunk room. There's a modern bathroom, and the cottage also features an en-suite shower room in the master double. Dining facilities are provided, and a well-equipped modern kitchen includes essentials and luxuries, from a fridge freezer, microwave and cooker to a dishwasher to save you time. The lounge includes a sound system, TV and DVD player, and you'll have access to laundry facilities and a library of DVDs, games and books for all ages.
The cottage enjoys access to a private fenced garden with patio seating area. There is also onsite car parking and the cottage can be booked alongside one of eight others we have available to accommodate larger families.
During your stay at our well-equipped cottage you'll have use of excellent facilities for families. Guests travelling with a baby or toddler are welcome to make use of a cot, highchair, baby bath, changing mat, steam steriliser, blender, baby monitors and nightlights, and we provide children's utensils in the kitchen as well. We offer a reliable babysitting service to give you some peace and quiet when it's needed, and we can offer tennis and swimming tuition by arrangement.
We provide fresh hampers and frozen homemade meals if booked in advance, and for a group of six we offer a bespoke catering service for luxury dinners. We offer free off-road parking facilities, and have space for bike storage.
Our cottage has a wireless internet connection, which you'll also find in communal areas, and it can be booked for stays with one quick phone call today.
Short breaks of three nights or more may be available during off peak times. We do not accept pets in this cottage.
Local beaches can be found a fifteen minute drive away and plenty of family attractions can be found closeby. The surrounding area is also ideal for walkers, cyclists and bird watchers.
FROM THE WEST
Head towards King's Lynn via the A17, A47 or A10.
Take the A149 and then the A148 heading east until a couple of miles from Fakenham.
Turn left at a signpost, marked 'The Creakes', about half a mile east of Dunton Patch, the road will bring you right to Cranmer Country Cottages.
If you miss this turning, 1 mile further east turn left onto the B1355, continue for nearly 2 miles, then fork left on the by road to Dunton until you reach Cranmer Country Cottages.
FROM THE SOUTH
Approach from the A11 and A1065 through Brandon and Swaffham as far as the A148 roundabout west of Fakenham.
Turn left onto the A148 and then take the first right B1355, continue for nearly 2 miles, then fork left on the by road to Dunton until you reach Cranmer Country Cottages.
FROM THE EAST
Approach Fakenham via the A1067 or the A148.
Take the northern by pass around Fakenham to the western roundabout (junction with the A1065)
Turn right, keeping on the A148, and then take the first right B1355, continue for nearly 2 miles,
then fork left on the by road to Dunton until you reach Cranmer Country Cottages.