Swallowdale Holiday Home

Norfolk Broads Holiday Cottage

Swallowdale Norfolk broads holiday cottage decking area

Swallowdale Holiday Home in Brundall is a Self Catering Norfolk Broads Holiday Cottage. Decorated and furnished to a very high standard. 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. Also on request at no extra cost, a cot and high chair can be provided.

Swallowdale has free unlimited WiFi. Two televisions both with FreeSat and two DVD players with a selection of DVDs. Swallowdale is also dog friendly, well behaved dogs are welcome (small charge). Water bowl and food bowls are available. There is patio furniture and a Charcoal BBQ for those long warm summer evenings relaxing with a glass of wine by the river.

Swallowdale in Brundall is easily accessed by car or train. There is parking for two cars. Brundall Railway Station is only a ten minute walk away. Trains are very frequent going to Norwich, Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft. Swallowdale Self Catering Norfolk Broads Holiday Cottage is heated and 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 edge of the river. 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 line 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, catch-up, YouTube and a DVD player. There is a set of drawers with a hairdryer and plenty of storage. A travel cot is also available 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. There is a separate electric shower above the bath with a wall mounted handgrip rail and anti-slip mat. 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 and a separate reclining chair with footstool. The large wall mounted smart LED television has FreeSat, catch-up and YouTube. A DVD player is also provided with a large selection of DVDs to suit all tastes. There is a bookcase with a selection of books, binoculars and leaflets of places to visit 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 are a dishwasher and a 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. The dining table can be extended and extra chairs can be supplied if requested. A high chair can also be supplied on request.

Free WiFi Internet Access

There is free wireless internet access at Swallowdale in Brundall. Don’t forget to bring your tablets, laptops and smartphones. The WiFi password is in the guest book. Please note that mobile phone reception varies depending on which network you are with.

Electricity and Water

The Cottage uses electricity for all heating, hot water and cooking. Many Norfolk Broads holiday cottages have an extra charge for electricity but at Swallowdale this is 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, firelighters, 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 in Brundall. 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