In a delightful rural setting near Coltishall on the Norfolk Broads, within minutes of beaches, The Hobbis is a charming period country house which retains fine original features in its spacious, beamed and comfortable accommodation. The discreet owners live in the wing of the house and Hobbis House enjoys the spacious gardens and terrace. No matter what the weather, enjoy the gym and private outdoor hot tub, which offer plenty of space for relaxation. Nearby is the Broads village of Coltishall with its selection of inns and restaurants and the River Green where you can watch the waterborne world go by. Wroxham, 3 miles, the ‘Capital of the Broads’, offers boat hire and trips to explore the reed-lined waterways abundant with wildlife. Explore the glorious North Norfolk coast with its long sandy beaches and quaint harbours, and take a boat trip to watch the seals from Morston. The scenic Bure Valley Railway includes small steam engines. The nearby Hautbois Activity Centre offers a range of seasonal adventures for youngsters including climbing, abseiling, canoeing, archery and orienteering. Cromer offers family fun, while Winterton provides an attractive coastal walk. BeWILDerwood, the treetop adventure park, is a must for children and nearby Blickling Hall (NT), with its famous gardens and historic interior is the venue for many concerts. A visit to the medieval city of Norwich, 15 miles, with its fine castle, cathedral, museums, shops and restaurants is not to be missed. Shops, pubs and restaurants within 1 mile. The owner delights in meeting all his guests, and on arrival gives a tour with information on the house and its amenities.
Ground floor: Living room with wooden floor. Second living room. Dining room with beams and wooden floor. Kitchen. Utility room. Conservatory. Second conservatory. Separate toilet. First floor: 5 double bedrooms, four zip and link (can be twin), one 5ft, one with en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and toilet, one with additional pull-out single. Bathroom with shower attachment and toilet. Shower room with toilet.
Open fires in living and dining rooms (initial fuel inc). Elec heaters, gas, elec, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi inc. Satellite TV (sports and entertainment package). DVD. Stereo. Gas hob. Elec Aga inc. M/wave. W/machine. T/dryer. D/washer. Freezer. F/freezer. Spacious garden with terrace and furniture. Parking. Hot tub (use restricted 7am-11pm). Gym. No smoking. Please note: Couples and family bookings only.