Discover Norfolk

History

Castle Rising - English Heritage

There are several stunning English Heritage sites across Norfolk and here is Castle Rising, one which became the residence of Queen Isabella, widow (alleged murderess of Edward II). Just 20 mins drive north from us.

View Castle Rising

View Castle Acre Priory

Things to Do - Red Lodge - Castle Rising

Oxburgh Hall - National Trust

Set in 70 acres of stunning estate discover the secrets of the hall and then continue to the beautiful and relaxing gardens where you can always take a woodland trail if you are feeling energetic. 20 mins drive south from us.

View Oxburgh Hall

Things to Do - Red Lodge - Castle Rising
Things to Do - Red Lodge - Bedingfeld Arms

Pubs

BEDINGFELD ARMS - OXBOROUGH
20 mins drive

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Strattons - Swaffham
8 mins drive

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Things to Do - Red Lodge - Stattons Swaffham
Things to Do - Red Lodge - George and Dragon Castle Acre

THE GEORGE & THE DRAGON
11 mins drive

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Beaches

HUNSTANTON BEACH - 40 mins drive

Being the only West-facing resort on the East coast, Hunstanton is definitely worth a visit with it’s unique stripped cliffs and vast sandy beaches. With the warmer weather enjoy a fantastic day on the beach with a refreshing swim, sandcastle making and exploring one of the many rockpools.

Things to Do - Red Lodge - Hunstaton

Comer Beach and Pier - 1hr drive

Cromer beach and pier is jam packed with things to do, being dog friendly you can take lovely long walks east or west. Enjoy a spot of crabbing on the pier, discover the lifeboat station, you can even catch a show at the piers own theatre! The town also has lots of independent shops to browse and cafés for you to rejuvenate and refuel.

Things to Do - Red Lodge - Hunstaton
Things to Do - Red Lodge - Holt Shopping

Shopping

One of our favourite towns for independent retail shopping is the wonderful town of Holt which offers almost everything from a tweed shooting jacket to antique books.

Things to Do - Red Lodge - Norfolk Seal Trips

Visit the seals

Book a seal trip today and see our gorgeous seals in their natural habitat at Blakney point.

Things to Do - Red Lodge - Norfolk Railway

RAILWAY

With many steam railways in Norfolk to chose from this is our closest at Walsingham, known as the worlds smallest railway and for that reason a great day out for the family.