Days Out

There is so much to do and see in this area. Located on the border of Norfolk and Suffolk, Scotagte cottage benefits from easy access to both counties and all that they have to offer. The wider surrounding area, known as the Brecks is one of the greatest natural areas of Britain, panning Norfolk and Suffolk. The Brecks contains the largest lowland forest in the UK known as Thetford Forest and Kings Forest. These destinations offer mils of tranquil forest trackways waiting to be explore making it perfect for walking cycling and horse riding alike.

Thetford Forest – a patchwork of pines, heathlands and broadleaves awaiting to be explore. No doubt outdoor adventurers will love it here. From walking and cycling trails to high ropes, GO APE and Segway experiences are just a short distance from the cottage. It’s forest offers and endless list of outdoor pursuits, find out more here

Country Pursuits – an exhilarating range of outdoor adventure can be discovered at Elveden Estate including 4X4 Off Road Driving, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Archery and Crossbows. Enjoy Combat paintballing in the forest located at Thetford. Get ready for some wild wheel spinning fun with a quad biking experience located in Suffolk. Discover go kartin, quad trekking, motocross, battlefield live and other exciting activities at Wildtracks set in the Suffolk countryside.

The Broads – offering endless opportunities for a great day out – a truly special landscape. Take your pick from a boat trip, paddle boarding, scenic walks, cycle routes and a great selection of local independent shops and eateries.

The Coast – the cottage boasts grat access to the wonderful Norfolk and Suffolk coast. Here’s a few our our top picks:

  • Brancaster Beach
  • Holkham Beach
  • Wells-Next-The-Sea
  • Heacham Beach
  • Holme-next-the-Sea
  • Southwold Beach

The City – a city that celebrates independents with a wonderful fusion of the modern and historic. As well as being the most complete medieval city, it has flourishing arts, music and cultural scene. Discover it’s quaint covered market, lively restaurants and independent shops.

Market Towns – Norfolk and Suffolk alike boasts charming market towns brimming with history and home to an array of independent boutiques, eateries and history. Here’s are favourite spots:

  • Holt Market Town
  • Bury St Edmunds
  • Burnham Market
  • Sheringham
  • Aldeburgh
  • Southwold