The quaint pretty village of Great Hockham is located just outside of Thetford Forest Park in the heart of rural Norfolk. Surrounded by breathtaking unspoilt countryside, Great Hockham is a great choice for holiday makers seeking a relaxing break amongst stunning scenery. The village offers plenty of charm and character with features such as a traditional red telephone box and a scattering of thatched cottages, creating a peaceful setting that is perfect for visitors to relax and unwind in.
About Great Hockham for Cottage Holidays
A country cottage holiday in Great Hockham may best suit those looking to discover the rich greenery of Thetford Forest Park close by. This park is an excellent place for walking, cycling and wildlife watching. For those who prefer to take it easy, you can explore the forest on a Segway for the ultimate effort free experience.
For more days out, the historical city of Norwich is just 24 miles away and is a gem of a city with a Cathedral, historical buildings galore and even a castle. Don’t miss the city’s tourist information centre for free leaflets along with helpful hints and tips on what to see and do locally. Another recommended day out to be had close to Norwich is a trip on one of the boat trips designed to show you some of the best of the Norfolk Broads.
We trust that you’ve enjoyed reading through our suggestions of things to see and do on a cottage holiday in Great Hockham. If you have any hints and tips you want to share with us, get in touch.
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Whether you choose to book a holiday cottage in Great Hockham, an apartment, a lodge or another type of self-catering holiday accommodation, we hope you have your best holiday yet in Norfolk.