North Norfolk Coastal Holiday Cottage

Coastal Holiday Home; Melinda Cottage – Self Catering and Dog Friendly

This delightful coastal cottage in Norfolk sleeps up to 5 people and is dog and family friendly.

Melinda Cottage is a lovely end-terrace Victorian cottage, in a tucked away corner, of this once traditional fishing village. East Runton is located between historic towns Cromer and Sheringham on the North Norfolk coast.

The coast of North Norfolk and Melinda cottage has become a firm favourite over the years for those wanting to enjoy a traditional seaside holiday on the North Norfolk coast.

About this Coastal Cottage

Melinda Cottage, was originally built as a fisherman’s cottage, and is the  perfect base for couples or families looking to enjoy a peaceful holiday with all the coastal benefits nearby, whether its building sand castles on our blue flag beach with the children, or paddling and swimming in the sea.

The cottage is just 2 minutes walk from the beach, local shops, pubs and restaurant.  There are plenty of nearby walks and golf courses to test your skills!!

Cromer is famous for its Cromer crabs, so be sure to indulge yourself, whilst Sheringham is home to the North Norfolk steam railway and a superb selection of local shops, bars and restaurants.

Explore the harbours and beaches at Wells and Blakeney and book a boat trip to see the famous seal colony at Morston, or indulge in a spot of birdwatching at the RSPB reserve at Titchwell Marsh, or the Norfolk Wildlife Trust Reserve at near by Cley.

The National Trust properties of Felbrig Hall and Bickling are nearby and plenty of family activities in neighboring Cromer, Sheringham, Holt and Blakeney. You could also choose the Norfolk Broads or Norwich for a day out.

North Norfolk is just waiting to be explored, and you can discover it all from this fabulous Norfolk coastal holiday cottage.

Your dog will enjoy the enclosed garden and the thoughtful treats the owners leave for him or her!


This North Norfolk coastal holiday cottage is furnished with a practical touch, but with luxury and relaxation in mind. There are three superbly furnished bedrooms: 1 x double with an en-suite toilet, 1 x twin (can be double/king size on request), 1 x adult single bed.  A ground floor bathroom with bath, shower, basin and WC.  Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and lounge area with a cosy woodburner.

Outside there is an enclosed garden, with a shed for bike storage, patio furniture, BBQ stand for disposable BBQ’s and a chiminea for those summer balmy evenings.

    • Fully inclusive of all utilities, central heating
    • Wood-burner stove
    • Linens (excluding beach towels)
    • Electric Oven & hob
    • Fridge and freezer
    • Microwave
    • Dishwasher
    • Washing machine
    • TV with FreeSat, Netflix and Amazon Prime Video
    • DVD player and DVD  library
    • Books for adults and children
    • iPod dock /CD player
    • Iron and ironing board
    • Hairdryer
    • Welcome Hamper
    • Dog Bed and bowl and towels
    • Smoke free house
    • Off street Parking with CCTV
    • 7kWh EV Charger for sole use of Melinda Cottage residents
    • Complimentary unlimited broadband WiFi

There is a right of way for services around the Melinda Cottage, however the property is gated and secure.

Melinda Cottage is in a residential area and so we do not allow hen and stag parties.

This cottage would not be suitable for those with any mobility problems, as stairs are steep, as is common with period fisherman cottages on the Norfolk coast.