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Holiday Cottages, Norfolk…

Welcome to Crabpot Cottages

Crabpot Cottages is fast becoming the go to, independent, small holiday cottage agency, on the Norfolk coast.   We offer quality holiday cottages Norfolk, with the personal touch.  And we do not charge a booking fee.

We are proud winners of a Theo Paphitis Small Business Sunday Award. An award showcasing and recognising the quality small businesses in the UK.

All our holiday properties are inspected by us, and are places we would personally stay.   Our new office is now open in Sheringham.  Come in and see us! We love to meet as many of our guests as we can.  

Our aim is to bring you beautifully presented, holiday cottages that are family friendly, and mostly dog friendly, situated in the lesser known villages and coastal areas of North Norfolk. We want your holiday to be special from the moment you walk into one of our holiday cottages in Cromer, Overstrand, Cley next the Sea, Salthouse,  Sheringham and Brancaster.

Looking for a last minute Winter escape?  10% discount on most properties for January breaks.

Check out our Special Offers and Late Availability page


We have some more amazing deals just released for Gunthorpe Hall 2020. These prices are a fantastic opportunity to stay in a stately home with your friends! January and February weekends (inc Valentines weekend) Friday to Monday now only £2750 for up to 36 guests. With only 10 of you its £275 for the weekend! March weekends now just £3000

Wing House sleeping 11 is the beautiful Georgian wing to the hall. January and February weekends are just £450/£500 This is just an absolute steal. If there is 11 of you its £40 each for three nights! COME ONE! It’s cheaper than staying at home.

Come and live like a lord in North Norfolk

We are confident these dates are going be snapped up so don’t delay. call us today to book. 01263 579435 or email



Get In The Know

There is so much more to North Norfolk than is generally publicised and with our extensive local knowledge we will point you in the direction of sandy beaches, desolate nature reserves, hidden spots on the Norfolk Broads, pretty flint villages,  fantastic restaurants, cosy village pubs and our favourite walks. Have a read of our blog for insights into visitor attractions, beaches,and lots more.

Spoil Yourself in a Crabpot Cottage – Holiday Cottages in Norfolk

Our holiday cottages are just that, your home from home. They have nice linens and comfortable beds,  towels and central heating. We will leave you a little treat for your arrival and make sure the corkscrew is handy.

Hopefully we try to think of everything you might need during your holiday, but if you have any special requirements just let us know and we will do our best to accommodate you.  We have properties including, a cosy coastal bolthole for two, a beautifully designed traditional Norfolk flint cottage, a Victorian seaside villa sleeping 9 and a funky designed accessible bungalow in Cromer.  We now even have a stately home sleeping up to 46 at Gunthorpe.

Family Friendly

Crabpot Cottages are very family friendly and try to provide everything you might need, and most of our houses can provide travel cots and high chairs on request, we also have a buggy you can borrow if you need too, just ask!  

The majority  of the gardens are fully enclosed but we are always on the end of the phone to discuss which house will suit you best.  Norfolk is the perfect place to bring your family to make some sandy toes childhood holiday memories that will last a lifetime.  Unplug, relax, restore and unwind. 

Dog Friendly

We know that your pet is as much a part of your family and you don’t want to leave them behind.  The majority of our houses are dog friendly holiday cottages with enclosed gardens.  Norfolk is super dog friendly with many places to eat and walk.  If you have any questions, please do gives a call so we can point you in the direction of which house will suit you best.


Holidays are all about building memories and having a real local experience, where ever you choose to stay. So if you don’t like jostling with the crowds, and want to discover a more secret Norfolk, contact us and holiday like a local. Crabpot Cottages. Click here for our live availability booking and prices.