Norfolk Broads Holiday Cottage

Swallowdale Holiday Home in Brundall is a Self Catering Norfolk Broads Holiday Cottage decorated and furnished to a very high standard and equipped with everything you will need and more for the perfect holiday. Ideal for families and couples alike. Swallowdale is a ground floor property which sleeps four, it has two bedrooms, one double and one twin. In addition on request at no extra cost, a cot and high chair can be provided.

Norfolk Broads Holiday Cottage

Swallowdale has free unlimited WiFi, two televisions both with FreeSat and two DVD players with a selection of DVD’s. Swallowdale is also pet friendly, well behaved pets are welcome (small charge), water bowl and food bowls are provided. There is patio furniture and a BBQ for those long warm summer evenings relaxing with a glass of wine by the river.

Swallowdale is easily accessed by car or train and also has parking for two cars. Brundall Railway Station is only a ten minute walk away and trains are very frequent going to Norwich, Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft. Swallowdale Self Catering Norfolk Broads Holiday Cottage is available all year round. The price includes all heating, hot water, towels as well as bed linen

Decking Area

The decking area is on two levels, the upper decking has railings and a bolted gate so children and dogs will be safe from the rivers edge. If required there is a lock for the gate. There are steps down to the lower decking which is open to the river. There are table and chairs on both upper and lower decking with sun loungers on the lower decking. A rotary washing is available in the shed for use on the lower decking

Although our Norfolk Broads Holiday Cottage is a ground floor property it may not be suitable for people with disabilities or wheelchair users. There is a ramp from the parking area to the upper decking but there are steps down to the lower decking.


The main bedroom has a king size bed with a selection of different tog duvets. There are fitted wardrobes with plenty of storage and hanging space. In the wardrobes are the safe, bean bag, iron, ironing board, two fans, a clothes horse, a spare heater and a vacuum cleaner. The main bedroom has a wall mounted television with Freesat and a DVD player. There is a set of drawers with a hair dryer and plenty of storage. A travel cot can also be supplied on request.

The twin bedroom has two 2ft 6in single beds with a selection of different tog duvets. There is a wardrobe with hanging space and a set of drawers. In the bottom of the wardrobe there is a selection of games for the children.


The bathroom consists of a basin, toilet, and bath with a separate shower above the bath. There is also a small storage cupboard. Complimentary toiletries including shampoo and conditioner, shower gel, hand and body lotion, hand soap, shower cap and toilet rolls are supplied to get you started.


The lounge has a four seater sofa with a separate foot stool. The wall mounted large LED television has FreeSat, a DVD player is also provided with a large selection of DVD’s to suit all tastes. There is a book case with a selection of books, binoculars and leaflets of things to do during your holiday at Swallowdale. There is also a radio/CD player and an Amazon Alexa.


The kitchen is very well equipped with everything you will need from a pizza cutter to a Yorkshire pudding tin. The kitchen has an electric cooker with separate grill, an induction hob with a selection of saucepans and frying pans, toaster, steamer and a microwave oven. There is a dishwasher and fridge in the kitchen. The freezer and washing machine are in the shed. Tea towels and an oven glove are provided along with small amounts of salt, pepper, oil, vinegar, tea bags, coffee and sugar. Also small amounts of detergent for dishwasher and washing machine, bathroom and kitchen cleaning materials and kitchen roll.

The kitchen has a dining table with four chairs. A high chair can also be supplied on request

Free WiFi Internet Access

There is free wireless internet access at Swallowdale Holiday Cottage, so don’t forget to bring your tablets, laptops and smart phones. The WiFi password is in the guest book. Please note that mobile phone reception varies considerably depending on what network you are with.

Electricity and Water

The Cottage uses electricity for all heating, hot water and cooking, and is fully included in the cost of your holiday, as is all water consumed during your stay.

Charcoal BBQ

There is a BBQ at Swallowdale for your use. Charcoal, fire lighters, matches and cooking utensils are supplied.

The Little Things

All bed linen, hand towels and bath towels are provided. Although Swallowdale is self catering, we do provide tea towels, an oven glove and apron. An umbrella and torch are also there if needed. Salt, pepper, vinegar, oil, detergent for the dishwasher and washing machine are included.

We hope you will find that you want for nothing during your stay at Swallowdale. If you find anything we have not thought of please let us know

We hope you Enjoy your holiday in our Norfolk Broads holiday cottage!