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Owlswick

15 reviews
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Overview
4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
Minimum stay varies
Holiday Rental House
This beautfiul thatched cottage sits on a quiet back water of the River Bure in Horning, with a large waterside garden with private mooring if you have your own boat or wish to hire a boat. The village provides good local amenities including pubs, shops and restaurants. Large garden with lovely views. **Please contact us for availability**...This beautfiul thatched cottage sits on a quiet back water of the River Bure in Horning, with a large waterside garden with private mooring if you have your own boat or wish to hire a boat. The village provides good local amenities including pubs, shops and restaurants. Large garden with lovely views. **Please contact us for availability**More
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About the Manager
Claire Guyton (Property Manager Riverside Rentals)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2005
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

Owlswick - Horning We came to Owlswick having read other Tripadvisor reviews, but without letting them colour our expectations. The property has a lot to offer, and is set in beautiful grounds in a quiet, secluded, location. However, before I get to the pros of...More

Date of stay: August 2018
2  Thank Steve C
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Just recently returned from a lovely week at Owlswick. It was the heatwave week so weather was perfect. The cottage is very spacious with wardrobes and drawers in each bedroom. After reading the reviews we were not expecting too much. However we were pleasantly surprised...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Denise G
Management response:Responded 13 August 2018

Thank you Denise for a wonderful and thorough review! So glad you all had a lovely time. Owlswick is a great property in such a perfect location regarding scenery and amenities :-) The Southern Comfort is really good fun too isn't it?! We hope to...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018

Coming from Australia and meeting up with our very pregnant daughter in law & son for a weeks holiday. It was raining when we arrived and there were 2 swans and a goose floating on the front grass lawn. The parking area was also under...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank RobinaHBH
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This property should NOT be advertised as having WiFi. It was non existent. A real downer. Also, no mobile reception on EE, but we had some reception with a phone via O2, to make quick calls with only. On arrival, cleanliness was not good, both...More

Date of stay: September 2017
1  Thank WM1066
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Mid way through our week long stay and weather outside is light rain hence finding the time to write this review. There are four of us staying here and overall we are very satisfied with the cottage. Previous comments about cleanliness appear to have been...More

Date of stay: May 2016
1  Thank Graham C
Management response:Responded 22 November 2016

Dear Graham, Many thank for taking the time to leave a review for your stay at Owlswick. Apologies for the delay in responding. Sadly, the wifi and phone reception in Norfolk is not always 100% due to the rural location. Some properties have better services...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Private Fishing Lake/River
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Boat Available
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Additional amenities & feature info
This charming cottage offers wonderful views of the river from the large lounge windows.
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About the neighbourhood
Horning is situated on the River Bure in the heart of the Norfolk Broads about 10 miles from Norwich and 3 miles from Wroxham. The family friendly village provides good local amenities including 3 riverside pubs (all serving food), restaurants, Chinese takeaway, tea room, deli, butcher, newsagent/grocery store, post office and fishing tackle/bait shop. Fine sandy beaches are a 20 minute drive away.The property has its own mooring and there is a slip way nearby for Trailer Sailors. If you bring your own boat, or you hire one locally, there is so much to discover and explore. For peace and tranquility or uninterrupted sailing and fishing, head for the Black Horse Broad or Ranworth Broad. If you want to go with the flow head up river to popular destinations such as Wroxham (1 hr cruising) or ...
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