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beautiful interiors, extensive gardens, Tennis Court

Adults-only North Walsham apartment with fireplace and kitchen

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North Walsham, ENG, United Kingdom
  • We stayed in the 2 person self-catering apartment for 2 weeks. The owners are lovely;…

    Sep 1, 2018

  • My wife and I saw this property and its location and decided it looked just right for us.…

    Aug 1, 2017

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  • 2 guests
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bed
  • 1 bathroom
  • Parking available
  • Pet-friendly
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • WiFi
  • Onsite parking
  • Non-smoking
  • Dining area
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels provided

What’s around

  • Norfolk Motorcycle Museum - 2.5 mi / 4.1 km
  • Mundesley Beach - 3 mi / 4.9 km
  • Cromer Beach - 7.5 mi / 12 km
  • Bacton Beach - 3.7 mi / 6 km
  • Norfolk Coast - 4.2 mi / 6.8 km
  • The Straw Museum - 6.6 mi / 10.6 km

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1

1 Queen Bed

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About this apartment

East Wing self catering apartment is secludedly located in the oldest 16th century part of Swafield Hall, it contains a 220 ft2 bedroom with fabulous view over the fields and Trunch Church, kingsize bed, original exposed oak beams, LEDTV on the bracket (to watch TV in bed or from the sitting zone), antique chandelier. Large luxurious bathroom is in Victorian style, with free standing bath near the south facing window, rocking chair and an antique chandelier. You can enjoy stunning view to the parterre while taking a bath, resting in the rocking chair after and having cocktail, mixed at the bar desk. There is a private kitchen with a stylish breakfast bar. Guests can experience life in the GradeII listed Hall, discover its historical interiors, use Tennis court, Croquet lawn, Barbecue, large Victorian style conservatory with a dining table for12 people, tables in the garden for outdoor meal, sunbathing zone with deck chairs &cocktail table. Swafield Hall can accommodate up to 12 guests.

Swafield Hall offers self-catering accommodation in a truly outstanding rural setting, within tranquil gardens and parkland, very close to the sea. Guests can stay in beautifully restored private apartments, experience life in the Grade II listed Hall, discover its historical interiors, enjoy great views from the windows of the apartments and explore stunning gardens, a tennis court, a croquet lawn, a large Victorian conservatory with barbecue area. Swafield Hall estate is ideally located near the North Norfolk coast, close to the coastal resort of Mundesley with its wonderful sandy beach (5 min drive), but far enough from the noise of the popular sea resort. Swafield Hall is equidistant between two main tourist attractions in North Norfolk: Cromer (8 miles) and the Broads (8 miles). Sheringham is 13 miles. National Trust treasures Felbrigg Hall and Blickling Hall are both just in 10 miles from Swafield Hall.

The house is mentioned in "The Buildings of England" by Nicolaus Pevsner and Bill Wilson and has an impressive brick and flint Tudor North facade and beautiful lime washed Georgian South elevation. Local legend reports that Admiral Horatio Nelson stayed in the house. He visited the local area many times and attended Paston Grammar School, North Walsham, until he was 12 years old. North Walsham is 2 miles from Swafield.

Choose between two beautifully restored self catering apartments, with many period features including exposed beams, an open fireplace, antique chandeliers and original window shutters.

To access your apartment you pass through the historical interiors of Swafield Hall including the impressive 17 metre long vaulted Ground Floor Hallway, with marble flooring and Georgian yellow walls, and beautiful 18th century main staircase.The secluded top floor location allows you to enjoy stunning views from all your windows.

At Swafield Hall guests can enjoy all beautiful gardens, use the tennis court, croquet lawn, barbecue, tables at the parterre for outdoor breakfasts / dinners, seating area in the large wooden Victorian style conservatory, outdoor sunbathing area with deck chairs and cocktail table, shaded relaxation area with a hammock near the parterre and the main lawn, relaxation area in the Arabian Secret garden with a lime tree canopy and two benches etc.

The Butterfly reserve, Paston Way and Dilham to North Walsham canal (Norfolk’s only artificial, locked sailing canal) are 5 minutes walk from the Hall and

ideal for leisurely walks or bicycle rides.
The nearest villages are Swafield (1 mile) with the award winning local butcher Tavern Tasty Meats, Trunch (1.7 miles) with an excellent pub 'The Crown Inn' and famous classical concerts in Trunch Church during the summer season, and the Market Town of North Walsham (2 miles) containing several restaurants and the local Waitrose.

For your stay at Swafield Hall you can choose the East Wing or the South Wing, each with private kitchen & bathroom. The South Wing apartment sleeps 4 (plus the possibility of an additional person on a portable bed). For larger parties the South Wing can be rented together with Nelson’s suite (+2), and/or with the East Wing (+2) providing accommodation for up to 9 guests. The South Wing apartment contains a principal bedroom/ lounge with kingsize bed & large flat screen TV, antique flemish chandeliers, antique fireplace, authentic windows with the original shutters and stunning views, spacious kitchen, bathroom (shower) and a twin bedroom.

The East Wing sleeps 2 (plus the possibility to place a baby cot with can be provided) and contains a bedroom with kingsize bed, flat screen TV, large victorian style bathroom (both rooms with antique chandeliers) and kitchen.

In February 2017 we've finished Nelson’s Suite renovation. This is a luxurious 250 square feet private room, situated on the first floor of Swafield Hall. Nelson’s Suite retains its original features like antique plaster, bay windows, servants bell mechanisms, servants door and C18th enfilade doors.

The suite can be rented for special occasions as an additional bedroom to accommodate larger parties of guests. It sleeps 2 and contains a large lounge/bedroom with exposed oak beams, kingsize bed, 42″ flat screen TV, polished wood floors, crystal chandelier, antique furniture, bay sash windows and stunning views over the parterre and main lawn. It has its own en-suite with Victorian style shower and original fireplace. Please contact us if you would be interested in booking this room as part of your visit.

The house has ample parking in the tudor courtyard. Guests' bicycles can be securely stored overnight.

Young children welcome in travel cots or we can provide a travel cot or high-chair.

What’s around


  • Norfolk Motorcycle Museum - 2.5 mi / 4.1 km
  • Mundesley Beach - 3 mi / 4.9 km
  • Cromer Beach - 7.5 mi / 12 km
  • Bacton Beach - 3.7 mi / 6 km
  • Norfolk Coast - 4.2 mi / 6.8 km
  • The Straw Museum - 6.6 mi / 10.6 km
  • East Ruston Old Vicarage - 7.9 mi / 12.8 km
  • Happisburgh Lighthouse - 8.2 mi / 13.2 km
  • Royal Cromer Golf Club - 8.7 mi / 13.9 km
  • Henry Blogg Museum - 8.8 mi / 14.2 km

Getting around

  • Norwich (NWI-Norwich Intl.) - 31 min drive
  • North Walsham Station - 7 min drive
  • Worstead Station - 13 min drive
  • Bure Valley Railway - 14 min drive
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North Walsham, ENG, United Kingdom

The manager

Boris Konoshenko

Speaks: English, Russian

The apartment

Key facts

  • Apartment (538 sq ft)
  • Onsite parking
  • WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Heating
  • Washing machine
  • Pets allowed


  • 1 bedroom
  • Bedroom - 1 queen bed
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Full bathroom - 1 shower/tub combination and 1 toilet
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels provided
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper


  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Stovetop
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Ice maker


  • Separate dining area
  • Dining table

Entertainment and recreation

  • Flat-screen TV with cable/satellite channels
  • Video library
  • Near theme parks
  • Boat on site
  • Sailing nearby
  • Powerboating nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Whale-watching nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Zoo nearby
  • Tennis courts


  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Outdoor furniture

Other amenities

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Beach loungers
  • Telephone
  • Travel crib

Things to know

House rules

  • Caters to adults only
  • Pets allowed
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • No smoking
  • Max. guests: 2

Check-in and check-out

  • Check-in after 4:00 PM
  • Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions. You will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account which will enable you to manage your booking.

Fees & policies

Required at check-in

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others

  • Pets allowed
  • Restrictions apply*
  • Note from host: We welcome all well behaved dogs except alsatians


  • For details on pet restrictions, contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

    Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

    Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector on site.

  • This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

  • beautiful interiors extensive gardens Tennis Court
  • Beautiful Interiors, Extensive Gardens, Tennis Court Apartment


  • Yes, pets are welcome.
  • You can check in starting at 4:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Chubby Panda (2.4 mi), Labone Indian Cuisine (2.4 mi), and Kings Arms Hotel (2.5 mi).
  • Have fun with onsite activities such as boating, and improve your game on the tennis courts. Additional recreation nearby includes wildlife walks, birdwatching, and ecotours. Beautiful interiors, extensive gardens, Tennis Court also has a garden.
  • 10,0.Exceptional

    Beauty, peace and luxury

    The east-wing apartment was perfect for our honeymoon - private, very clean, well-appointed and immaculately decorated. The kitchen is very well-equipped, the double bed super-comfy and the bathroom absolute luxury (with a clawfoot bathtub and unlimited, speedy-running hot water). The hosts are quietly welcoming and helpful, and the rest of the Hall fascinating. The extensive gardens are beautifully laid out, with secret nooks and orchards and wonderful flower-beds. Swafield/North Walsham itself is perfectly situated for the North Norfolk coast which has many beautiful sites and walks. The internet came and went a bit, but was never off for more a minute as they have at least 4 different hubs! Pretty much perfect, and highly recommended.

    david h., 7 night trip, Jul 15, 2017

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  • 10,0.Exceptional

    Wonderful Swalfield Hall!

    My husband and I couldn't have been more pleased with our stay at Tim & Boris' wonderful hall.We were greeted by our hosts and given a tour of our apartment. It was better than expected. Very quiet and well appointed. And the bathroom is huge with a large claw foot tub. We were given a tour of the garden. The garden was absolutely breathtaking. A labor of love. Tim and Boris invited us to share dinner with them. Couldn't have asked for more.And their dog, Antoine, is the sweetest furry friend. I would recommend this property for a peaceful holiday in Norfolk. Truly a great place.

    Stephanie T., 4 night trip, May 3, 2017

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  • 8,0.Very good

    Lovely break, can't wait to go back when it's finished.

    Even though there is a lot of building work currently going on it didn't really impose on the overall affect and quality of our stay. Boris and Tim were very accommodating and after the first night had the heating sorted. We stayed in the East wing apartment which had been done to a high standard and the roll top bath was very luxurious.

    Tanya T., 2 night trip, Oct 20, 2016

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  • 8,0.Very good

    Excellent Accomodation in a lovely area !

    We stayed in the East Wing which was ideal for a couple. The accommodation was very well presented and very well equipped. We like to self cater and the full oven, microwave and hob were a real bonus. The wi fi has been upgraded and I recorded 20mb download speeds which is more than adequate. My mobile telephone reception was poor but I easily made calls over the internet. The property is easily accessed and close to several National Trust Properties and the coast. Our hosts were very welcoming and helpful throughout our stay and I would recommend this property and intend to visit again next summer.

    Mark R., 2 night trip, Oct 10, 2016

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  • 10,0.Exceptional

    Swafield is a lovely quiet hideaway that we shall return to.

    Swafield Hall is an absolute gem. The setting and the apartment ensure you feel you've experienced something special. Boris & Tim are excellent hosts, always on hand but never obtrusive. We really look forward to a further trip in the future when I'm sure the Hall will have been even further transformed.

    Janet W., 4 night trip, Aug 8, 2016

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