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Castaway Cabin



This lovely single storey, chalet holiday home is quietly tucked away in this small chalet site close to the beach at Heacham only a two miles from the resort of Hunstanton. Castaway Cabin offers family accommodation on a smaller scale, but perfectly comfortable and of a very good standard. We are sure that those less mobile,small families, or romantic couples will love staying here!

There is private parking a short walk from the chalet which benefits from all day sunshine. The owners have made decking for sitting out in warm weather and guests are welcome to take the dining table outside! Electric radiators provide heating for cooler months.

Castaway Cabin is light and airy and has a relaxed and restful feel to it. Entrance into open plan living/dining area with TV, large sofa, and fold away dining table and chairs. The kitchen is to the side complete with all you need for self catering.
Two bedrooms, one with a double and the other with a trundle bed (pull out bed to convert and raise to a double, or leave at floor level.) Shower room with WC, washbasin and washing machine.

Parking: Parking area close to the property.
Garden: Sitting area outside the cabin. Grass area is communal.

£100 refundable breakage deposit payable with the balance. Strictly no pets. £25 Booking Fee. No short breaks. Please note there is no Wi-FI.

The local shops are about 10 minutes’ walk into the village, and the closest pub/restaurant is about 200 yards up to road. The beach is a short walk with a car park too and Heacham’s Norfolk Lavender is on the A149, only a minutes’ drive, 4 miles from the Royal Estate of Sandringham and the historical port of Kings Lynn is 12 miles. Avid bird watchers have the choice of Reserves at Titchwell and Snettisham. Golf Links at Old Hunstanton and Brancaster are a few minutes drive, plus a regular bus service runs through the village from Hunstanton to Kings Lynn where there is also a good rail link. Snettisham beach with a car park is just a few miles distant where there is also a popular watersports/sailing club.

HEACHAM is the home of Norfolk Lavender where you can see the history of the site and buy lavender produce besides many other interesting gifts. Farm Shop. Restaurant. The animal Centre and Farmer Fred’s Adventure Play Barn are open all year for children and visitors. The village offers a wide choice of pubs/restaurants, plus local shops all within easy reach of our holiday homes here. A good bus service runs every half hour to Hunstanton or Kings Lynn.

The beach from the village is about a mile although there is parking, and a popular pub and restaurant on the way back if you walk! Ice creams and fish and chips available at North Beach.There is a beach cafe at South Beach. A circular walk along from one beach to the other and through the village.

Sandringham House with it’s stunning gardens, museum and surrounding park are open most days throughout the year, perfect for picnics and dog walking. July’s Flower Show is something not to be missed! Being attended by royalty and offering a superb day out for all the family. Only 8 miles from Hunstanton, it is the perfect attraction at any time of year. Entrance to the park is free.

SNETTISHAM AND DERSINGHAM are very busy villages with several little shops, pubs, cafes and churches.
Snettisham Beach is just a few minutes by car and is popular for sailing. The bird reserve close to the beach has featured many times on television with its abundance of migrating and resident birds.

PENSTHORPE just outside Fakenham is also home to many different species of birds and a lovely day out for all the family with restaurant, walks, and play and information centres

Guest Reviews:

3 - 25 March 2018 - T & H from Norwich -
Lovely accommodation, clean and very well laid out. Had a fab week, coming back soon.

28 - 31 May 2018 - Mr & Mrs W from Cambridgeshire - Just loved your chalet. My mum wants to live here full-time! Very homely with a nice welcome surprise. Thank you. We loved our stay and will come again.

2 - 9 June 2018 - B & B from Bedfordshire - Great accommodation, welcome wonderful, shame we had to leave early.

9 - 16 June 2018 - Mr & Mrs D from Lancashire - Wonderful Castaway Cabin, a perfect base to explore Norfolk from. King's Lynn very interesting. Plenty of places to eat out in. Decor perfect and everything to hand.

19 - 23 June 2018 - Ms K from Nottingham - Everything everyone else said and great weather too. Just fabulous and lovely neighbours.

23 - 30 June 2018 - Ms H from Northants - Thank you for a lovely holiday in your beautiful "Castaway Cabin".

13 - 20 July 2018 - Ms B from Cambridge - Thank you for the welcoming extras, had a lovely week.

21 - 28 July 2018 - M family from Manchester - Lovely comfortable cabin, had a great time.

28 July - 4 August 2018 - A family from Rutland - What a lovely break in this small but perfectly formed Castaway Cabin. It really had everything we could have wanted and more. Lots of places to explore, kids loved it.

6 - 13 August 2018 - Z family from Birmingham - Beautiful cabin, very well equipped and beautiful surroundings. Thank you for the welcome pack.

19 - 22 August 2018 - M & L from Norwich - Thanks for a great stay, very well equipped cabin, the dishwasher an added luxury. Looking forward to visiting again.

22 - 29 August 2018 - D Family from Nottingham - We had a lovely stay in your chalet, it was like a home away from home. Thank you for the welcome gifts. Would definitely stay again.

7 - 14 September 2018 - B family from Cambridge - Our second visit, we endorse everything already said 100%. Thank you.

15 - 18 September 2018 - B family from Oxford - Very comfortable cabin with a well stocked kitchen, enjoyed the area too.

24 - 28 September 2018 - H family from Bedfordshire & London - Beautifully clean and equipped. Amazing weather too.

4 - 7 October 2018 - T party from St Ives - Very impressed with Castaway Cabin, we had a lovely stay. Facilities A++ Looking forward to coming back sometime soon.

27 October - 3 November 2018 - B Family from Birmingham - Great time had by all. Really impressed with your cabin. Lovely comfortable stay. Thanks.

Key facts

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Sleeps 4


  • No pets
  • Bed Linen & Towels included
  • Parking
  • Dishwasher
  • Ground Floor bedroom & bathroom
  • Microwave
  • DVD player
  • Garden Furniture
  • Washing Machine
  • Shower
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Freeview TV
  • Gas/elect/oil included


  • Heacham


  • Coastal Location
  • Outskirts Town/Village
  • Easy walk to pub/restaurant
  • Within 10 mins walk to town centre
  • Within 10 mins walk to beach
  • Supermarket close by
  • Close to Golf Course/Links
  • Leisure Centre/pool close by
  • Theatre close by
  • Water sports close by


Date range Price per week
25 Oct - 17 Dec 2019 £345 Book Online
18 Dec 2019 - 2 Jan 2020 £450 Book Online
3 Jan - 26 Mar 2020 £345 Book Online
27 Mar - 16 Apr 2020 £365 Book Online
17 Apr - 21 May 2020 £345 Book Online
22 May - 28 May 2020 £345 Book Online
29 May - 2 Jul 2020 £305 Book Online
3 Jul - 16 Jul 2020 £345 Book Online
17 Jul - 3 Sep 2020 £405 Book Online
4 Sep - 17 Sep 2020 £345 Book Online
18 Sep - 15 Oct 2020 £305 Book Online
16 Oct - 29 Oct 2020 £380 Book Online
30 Oct - 17 Dec 2020 £345 Book Online
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