Wells next the Sea • Sleeps 2 • Dogs welcome
Offering couples the chance to stay in a wooded area of the park, Palmers Folly is newly refurbished accommodation in the east side of the grade 2 listed Palmers Lodge building. Explore Holkham and the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with this well-appointed, bijou accommodation being your bolthole away from it all. Minimum stay of two nights, enquire with the team for more details.
Nestled in the woodland that skirts the east side of Holkham Park, Palmers Folly is a discrete and beautiful location for couples looking to shy away from the outside world and enjoy some peace and tranquillity. Sitting on the seldom used Golden Gate Drive, Palmers Folly is a 15 minute walk away from Holkham Hall and 25 minutes away from the popular Victoria Inn located in the village.
Staying in a Holkham Lodge does come with its privileges, guests will be granted special passes that gives free parking at Holkham and Wells beaches and Freeman Street Car Park in Wells. You will also receive 10% discount at the Courtyard Gift Shop and Café, entry to Holkham Hall, Field to Fork Experience and Walled Garden (open 1st April to 31st October), The Victoria Inn and the Beach Café at Wells-next-the-Sea.
The property offers ground floor accommodation consisting of a small combined studio room. Upon entry you come straight into the room with a cosy wood-burning stove, ideal for cold winter nights.
The Folly does not offer cooking facilities but does have a toaster, kettle, fridge with freezer compartment along with crockery, cutlery and glasses.
There is an en-suite with a shower and separate WC.
Dogs are welcome at the property but must be kept on a lead when in the park.
Fantastic walking and cycling routes are right on your doorstep. Each day presents an opportunity to go in a new direction and to discover more of the beautiful estate and see why part is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Holkham to Wells-next-the-Sea walk deserves special mention. The walk takes you one way through Holkham Bay, along the sand and returns back through the pine woods.
Holkham Hall is a 15 minute walk through the park with the beach another 15 minutes beyond. This walk represents a good opportunity to take a break for a pint at The Victoria in Holkham village!
You will also find yourself spoilt for choice when looking to eat out. The Victoria Inn in Holkham village lies on the opposite side of the park and serves fantastic classic, seasonal cuisine and great breakfasts, whilst lunchtime fayre can also be enjoyed at The Courtyard Café or the Beach Cafe slightly further afield in Wells.
At a glance
Minimum stay of two nights, enquire with the team for more details for more details on nightly rates
Free parking at Holkham and Wells Beaches and Freeman Street Car Park in Wells
10% discount at the Courtyard Gift Shop and Cafe and entry to Holkham Hall,
Field to Fork Experience and Walled Garden (open 1st April to 31st October),
The Victoria Inn and Wells Beach Cafe
Grade 2 listed gatehouse
Ground floor studio room with king-sized bed
White bed linen, towels, bathrobes and slippers supplied
En suite WC and separate shower room
Guest kitchen station with kettle, toaster, fridge with small freezer compartment,
crockery, cutlery, glasses etc.
Comfortable seating area and wood burning stove
Dog friendly but no enclosed garden, dogs must be kept on leads whilst in the
surrounding woodland and park
Minimum 2 night stay available throughout the year. Arrival and departure possible on all days except Sundays. Please ask the team for more details.
|Dates||7 night price||Short breaks*|
|16th February 2018 → 29th March 2018||£110|
|30th March 2018 → 19th April 2018||£150|
|20th April 2018 → 24th May 2018||£110|
|25th May 2018 → 27th September 2018||£150|
|28th September 2018 → 18th October 2018||£110|
|19th October 2018 → 1st November 2018||£150|
|2nd November 2018 → 20th December 2018||£110|
|Christmas & New Year||Please contact us for details|
|Later dates||Please contact us for details|
|*Minimum 2 night stay|
7/14 night stays and 3 night short breaks start on a Friday 4 night short breaks start on a Monday
Alternative start days may be possible outside peak weeks.
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