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Drifters Cove

(Ref. 1119679)

Caister-On-Sea, Norfolk Show on map

4.8

Sykes rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets Yes

Features

  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

Accuracy of the listing
Cleanliness
Comfort
Facilities and Maintenance
  • All reviews
  • lovely (11)
  • clean (9)
  • hamper (7)
  • welcome (7)
  • dog (6)
  • comfortable (6)

15 Customer Reviews

  • "Absolutely lovely."

    Everything that you could possibly need was supplied. Very clean, comfortable beds, didn't cook but plenty cooking facilities if needed. In other words PERFECT. Gwen, Bev and Pepsi (the dog)

    Reviewed by Gwen5.0Mar 2024

  • "Great stay,lovely welcome pack very clean and warm cosy and comfortable"

    Reviewed by Kerry5.0Jan 2024

  • "Kitchen very dated and slightly grubby."

    We had to clean plates and glasses before using as covered in greasey fingerprints. Bed very comfortable and upstairs was much cleaner.

    Reviewed by Kelly3.1Nov 2023

  • "Lovely 2 bedroom house in a good location."

    Lovely welcome hamper. Bedding and towels excellent. Sykes website says there is 2 parking spaces but we could only find one. We would definitely recommend and would like to return in the future.

    Reviewed by Jan4.7Sep 2023

  • "Great property easy to get to with directions we were given great welcome with a ..."

    Great property easy to get to with directions we were given great welcome with a hamper we was given we would comeback thankyou

    Reviewed by Elaine5.0Sep 2023

  • "Lovely little house, very clean."

    Gorgeous little hamper left for us which was very much appreciated. Clean bedding and towels provided. Great communication with the owner. Parking spot a little bit tight due to the bushes but accessible. Would definitely recommend.

    Reviewed by Jenny5.0Aug 2023

  • "We had an amazing few days here, the house was beautifully clean ad smelt lovely."

    The beds were extremely comfortable especially after busy days out and about. The garden was enclosed so absolutely perfect for our dog. It was like home from home. Remember to park in the correct car park space can be a bit confusing if you approach from a different way but it is clearly marked. Thank you we will return.

    Reviewed by Darren5.0Jul 2023

  • "A lovely comfortable little house."

    Although it is in the middle of a row of houses there was no noise at all. The house is about a mile from the beach which is beautiful. There was a very generous welcome hamper and toiletries in the bathroom. Would certainly return

    Thank you for leaving the house so clean and tidy. I was pleased to see you had watered the plants, can't believe how much they had grown in a week. Thank you for your great feedback, really pleased you enjoyed yourselves. Kind regards Heather Goody Property Owner

    Reviewed by Gill5.0Jun 2023

  • "We had a lovely stay at Drifters Cove."

    The extra little touch of the welcome hamper stocked with tea, coffee, biscuits, crisps and scones was a lovely surprise, coupled with the milk, cream and butter in the fridge. Also the little basket of goodies in the bathroom was a really nice touch. Drifters Cove is well equipped with absolutely everything you need and was spotless on arrival. The directions to the parking space were spot on and this is very close to the house, just round the corner. The enclosed garden was a godsend for our dog where she could go outside and be safe. All in all, a lovely property and a good base for exploring the local area.

    Reviewed by Ian5.0May 2023

  • "Lovely place with everything and more you need for a break away."

    Reviewed by Michelle5.0Apr 2023

  • "I good little bolt hole."

    A very secure back garden for the dog snd a great basket of goodies along with milk and butter in the fridge was very welcome.

    Reviewed by Marion4.7Apr 2023

  • "Lovely clean property, the garden was very safely enclosed for our dog."

    The welcome basket was a lovely gesture after a long drive. Everything you needed was thoughtfully provided. The shower is a little gentle but perfectly usable. Will definitely consider staying here again.

    Reviewed by Lindsey5.0Apr 2023

  • "We had a wonderful time the place was clean and comfortable the coffee tea."

    and biscuits were a nice surprise, there was milk in the fridge. Only upset because I made a mistake in parking in wrong place ( number 25) instead of number 25 the opposite end to cottages , We had an enormous banging on the door and a man was very irate shouting , I said to him sorry but stop swearing while my wife was there, This made no diferance to him a very ignorant person ( my wife was amazed I kept my cool ) but i was very annoyed and upset with his attitude, But all was ok when i parked else where. But as I said the owner could not do enough for us thank you Norman and Pam ( 29 march 1st April)_ 0l

    Reviewed by Norman5.0Mar 2023

  • "Cosy, clean property."

    Thrilled with the brand new items i.e towels, fleeces, lovely hamper & bathroom luxuries.Safe, adequate garden for our dog.Small area of decking needs repairing. Only problem was an irate local man banging on our door to inform us we had parked in his space! We will definitely return to this ideal place.

    Reviewed by Elizabeth4.4Feb 2023

  • "Lovely,clean property, everything you need,close to the coast and thank you for ..."

    Lovely,clean property, everything you need,close to the coast and thank you for the wonderful hamper, will definitely return

    Thank you for your feedback and leaving Drifters Cove clean and tidy. Pleased you enjoyed your stay and would like to return. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Terry4.7Feb 2023

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Summary

  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Gas centra heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine
  • Smart TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Allocated parking for 2 cars
  • Enclosed rear garden with decking, patio, lawn, and furniture
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0.8 miles, pub 0.9 miles, beach 1.3 miles
  • Note: The parking is around the corner to the property

The property

Resting on the outskirts of Caister-On-Sea, a coastal village in Norfolk is Drifters Cove, a well-positioned, two-bedroom dwelling.

Just a short journey away from a range of local amenities, attractions, the beach, and The Broads National Park, the cottage welcomes four guests and two well-behaved dogs, perfect for a family seascape.

Park up in one of two allocated spaces before entering the open-plan living space, where you can rustle up delicious meals, dine as a group, and relax in front of the Smart TV.

Head outdoors to take advantage of the enclosed rear garden, featuring a decked area, patio, lawn, and outdoor furniture, where you can dine alfresco or simply watch by as your furry companions stretch their legs.

Return indoors to complete your nightly routine in the bathroom, complete with both a bath and a shower, ahead of resting your eyes in either the double or twin rooms.

Awaken to a fun-filled itinerary, starting off with a stroll along Caister-On-Sea Beach, leading you towards Great Yarmouth & Caister Golf Club, enjoying far-reaching costal views, and the Great Yarmouth Racecourse, perfect for visiting on race days.

Before reaching the centre of Great Yarmouth, stop off at Thrigby Hall Wildlife Gardens, a firm family favourite, ahead of strolling across the Britannia Pier, touring the Time and Tide Museum of Great Yarmouth Life, enjoying a day at the beach, or discovering SEA LIFE Great Yarmouth.

Complete your getaway in Norwich, bustling with shops, eateries, lofty architecture, and cultural activities, recommended to explore Norwich Cathedral, enjoy a riverside picnic at Whitlingham Country Park, set alongside River Yare, or head to Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, showcasing a collection of local and fine art.

Enjoy your next break by booking Drifters Cove.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

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About the location

CAISTER-ON-SEA

Great Yarmouth 3 miles; Norwich 21 miles.

Settled on the east coast of Norfolk rests the seaside town of Caister-on-Sea, just north of Great Yarmouth. Famed as one of the oldest towns in the country, Caister-on-Sea boasts a history dating back to to the Roman times, taking its name from the Anglo-Saxon word 'ceaster' meaning 'Roman fort', in commemoration of the fort built in 200 CE as a base for Roman troops. Nowadays, the charming town is adorned with miles of glorious sandy beaches and plays host to local pubs, shops, restaurants and takeaways, offering all of the essentials to its visitors. Gearheads will be delighted with a visit to Caister Castle Car Collection, boasting a collection of over 200 veteran, vintage and classic cars and bikes, whilst the spa at the Old Hall Hotel adds a touch of luxury to any visit. Just a short drive away rests the popular seaside resort of Great Yarmouth, where you'll find a wealth of attractions to suit all ages, including a racecourse, the SEA LIFE centre, a handful of fascinating museums, the bustling Britannia Pier, and the Pleasure Beach, home to the last remaining wooden roller coaster in the UK. The historic docks of Lowestoft can be found slightly further afield, whilst thrills can be expected with a visit to Pleasurewood Hills theme park. The beautiful Norfolk Broads are within easy reach, where you can explore pretty villages, heritage houses, delightful gardens, river walks and boats trips. Family fun can also be found at Bewilderwood with the Jungle Treehouse Adventure Park. Caister-on-Sea is an ideal base for exploring the whole of Norfolk.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas