Holt cottage holidays Holiday rentals - country and coastal cottage to rent in Holt

Holt is a pretty market town with it's own unique character. Located 37 km North of Norwich, 56 km East of King’s Lynn and 15 km West of Cromer. Holt has plenty of independant shops, boutiques, antique and book shops, art galleries. There are several places to eat along the high street or down charming courtyards and alleyways. The town is very popular with tourists and locals alike. Photographers, hikers, cyclists, tourists, families and artists are drawn to the town because there’s so much to see and do.

Holt has an annual summer arts festival in July that includes music, cinema, art and literature. In late November the town looks like a Christmas card with most shops decorated with twinkly fairy lights. The Holt Owl Trail is tour of Holt’s historic Georgian town centre and should take around 45 minutes to complete. Follow the 24 numbered pavement plaques around town to reveal some of Holt's hidden secrets.

At a glance...
Restaurants 10+
Stateley homes and gardens
Coastal walks
Family friendly
Car recommended
Nearest beach Weybourne (7kms)
Nearest airport Norwich (32km)
Nearest train station Holt

Things to see & do in Holt

Holt and the surrounding area is full of pretty villages, expanding coastline and countryside to explore.

A few suggestions...
Take a steam train on the Poppy Line to Sheringham
Holt Country Park
Pensthorpe Nature Reserve
Take a boat trips at Blakeney to see the Seals
Visit Holkham or Felbrigg Hall and Gardens
Visit Baconsthorpe Castle
Spend the day at Norfolk Wildlife Trudt Cley Marshes
ruins of baconsthorpe castle near holt in norfolk

Our view on Holt holidays

Holt is a vibrant and affluent town that has something to offer everyone, whatever their age all year round. With beautiful unspoilt countryside, wide open sandy beaches, stunning coastline and nature reserves, it is a haven for coulpes, families and friends who want to relax and enjoy a slower pace of life that Norfolk has to offer.