King's Lynn holiday cottage
King's Lynn, not far from London, is a historical port town, and a holiday cottage King's Lynn makes a great family holiday. Discover the maritime roots of King's Lynn and go to the Custom House, and to the Hanseatic Warehouse. Step back in time at the Old Gaol House, an informative and entertaining museum about police, prison life, and criminals from two centuries ago.
Renting a holiday cottage King's Lynn is a great way to see some of England's finest stately homes, like Sandringham House, the Queen's Norfolk residence, which is under 20 minutes away. Other stately homes and halls worth visiting are Houghton Hall, Oxburgh Hall, where you'll find needlework by Mary Queen of Scots, as well as an open priest hole, and Holkham Hall. Castle Rising, built in the 12th century, is one of the finest surviving structures from that period. Also nearby is Hunstanton, a seaside town with a fantastic Sea Life Sanctuary. If you're feeling active, rent bicycles and cycle to a stately home, or to the beach, if not, Norwich and Burnham Market are two other great places you can reach by car.