Snowdrop Cottage is situated the lovely village of Winterton-on-Sea. It is famous for its miles and miles (and miles) of sandy , glorious beaches and dunes, which are all wonderfully dog friendly. The lovely village of Horsey is just a few miles away via a coastal path walk and that’s where all the beautiful seal colonies congregate, especially in the winter.
Snowdrop is a very short walk to the beach and the village itself has a number of things to do. There is also a really lovely dog friendly pub nearby (Fishermans Return), not to mention the pretty special Dunes Cafe!!
Snowdrop is an end of terrace cottage which is situated in a very quiet residential street.
On arrival, parking is at the rear of the cottage. Walk through the wooden gate, to access the rear courtyard.
Go through the back door into the:
From here, you turn left to access
The bathroom has a bath with an – over – the – bath – shower. sink and toilet. Come out of the bathroom and go forward into the:
The kitchen is furnished with a very modern suite and contains an oven, hob, microwave
and fridge freezer plus washing machine and dishwasher with tiled floor throughout.
From the kitchen, turn right to go into the:
Open Plan Living and Dining Area
Both areas have easy care wooden floors (great for visiting dogs) and is very light and airy.
Very comfy sofas, with TV, DVD and a fabulous woodburner.
The dining area in the conservatory (with a lovely view over the garden) has a dining suite seating up to four and another smaller table.
Walk out of the conservatory doors into the:
Here there is a patio area with seating.
The garden is fully fenced all the way round to the height of 5.5 feet so very secure and dog friendly.
Come back into the conservatory and go right through the house back to the main door. Turn right access the stairs. Please note that the stairs are quite steep.
At the top of the stairs, turn right to the:
This is a really good size bedroom with twin beds, bedside cabinet/drawers and lamp and is very light and airy.
Exit the twin bedroom to the front of the house to the :
Lovely spacious double bedroom
This room has a double bed with bedside cabinet, drawers and wardrobe, bedside lamps and view out over garden.
What we provide
Hand towels, tea towels and bath towels
Dog supplies – bowls, towels, throws, poo bags
Dog crate (med/large)
Beach toys, windbreak and deckchairs for the beach!
Short breaks are welcome out of season – please do ask.
Snowdrop Cottage is a non smoking property
Please do not allow dogs on human beds
If you would like a delivery of dog food to the house while you are here, rather than bringing it with you, this Sams Pets is a great place to contact. Pack Holidays guests have an exclusive 10% off anything in their shop in Market Place in North Walsham! Take a peek at their Facebook page too!
Address: House number 5, Old Chapel Road, Winterton NR29 4BQ.
Old Chapel Road, Winterton NR29 4BQ. House number is ‘5’
Entering Winterton from the church end, go along Black Street, heading towards the beach, until you reach the small supermarket on your left and take this turning. Bear left up North Market Road and Old Chapel Road is a short distance up here on the right. Snowdrop Cottage back entrance can be found a short distance up on the right.
Gorgeous cottage – well presented, clean and all facilities provided. Fisherman’s return was our much frequented local, together with the Dunes Café. Also recommend the Nelsons Head at Horsey. First stay here and will definitely return, preferably to this cottage. Dogs enjoyed their stay too. Recommend to all friends and family. Thank you.
Steve and Irene Miller, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
We had a fantastic time; wish we could have stayed for longer. This is the best place Betty has ever been to and she is absolutely exhausted from hours on the beach each day.
Thank you for providing such a lovely cottage. I have booked again for next April!
Mary + Dogs, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Snowdrop is a beautiful cottage, one of the best ever, Winterton is a lovely village and the beach is great. The dogs loved it running free in the sand and sea. Thanks.
Another fantastic week at Snowdrop! Super little cottage, lovely village and fab dunes and beach! Something for everyone here! we’re definitely looking forward to our next stay here!
Sarah and Ollie, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
A really lovely cottage, we were on the beach every day. The dogs Charlie and Jay have had just a wonderful holiday. The cottage really was perfect for us all, thank you so much!
Steve and Jane , Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Had a fantastic few days. We felt so welcomed and all the little touches for the dogs only added to this. We think your cottage is absolutely beautiful and cant wait to pay a return visit. Best Wishes!
Jayne, Lynee, Oz & Hettie, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
A really lovely cottage, we were on the beach everyday! The dogs (Charlie and Jay) have also had a wonderful holiday. The cottage really was just perfect for all of us, thank you!
Steve, Jane, Charlie and Jay, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Really enjoyed our stay here very cosy and comfortable, even in the snow. Throughout the week well just felt at home. We can definitely see why this is so popular, such a lovely cottage. We would definitely like to come again!
Dee and Steve , Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
This was our second stay at this fantastic cottage. We love everything about this place and so do our dogs. Thanks Gail for a great holiday, we will be back as soon as we can!
Bev and Paul , Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
What a super last minute winter break away! Dog friendly heaven. We found the cottage easily with the provided directions! All the small touches on the cottage just made the whole experience a pleasure! It was a perfect place for us to bring 3 dogs and they really enjoyed the garden and we had everything we could have possibly needed! The beach walks were amazing and it was magical seeing all the nature!
Emma and Dylan , Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
A great stay and we would love to come back again. We had a great meal at the pub and saw the seals on the beach. It was perfect for the dogs with the beach just down the road and they loved the biscuits. The cafe on the beach was very very nice! And we managed to get some great weather too! Thanks Gail!
Natalie and Colin, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Had a fantastic break in this lovely place, beautiful cottage with a beautiful dunes beach! This is our our second time at Snowdrop and we would love to come again!
Sarah and Phil, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Amazing break – loved the beaches, dunes, walks and the cosy cottage. All we needed including a fire! Dunes café and chip shop closed for the week but we recommend the Jasuinum takeaway. The seals were a wonder and we saw a new born pup. Thank you for this Hidden Gem!
Lucy and Gill, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
We’ve all had an amazing relaxing break. Snowdrop Cottage was amazing so cosy and all our needs were met. The dog tags were a fantastic idea and the dogs loved the biscuits. Seeing seals was a fantastic site. All the pubs and restaurants we went to were recommended to us were great. Poopylands is worth the visit. Thank you for a wonderful beach and we would love to come again.
Jamie and Angela, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
We’ve all had an amazing relaxing break. Snowdrop Cottage was amazing so cosy and all of our needs are met. The dog tags were a fantastic idea and we all loved the welcome pack! Thank you Gail so much!
Jamie and Andy , Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Amazing week – loved the beaches, dune, walks and the cosy cottage. Everything we needed was here, including a lovely wood burner! Massive thank you to Gail 🙂
Amazing break – loved the beaches, dunes, walks and the cosy cottage. All we needed, including a fire! The Dunes cafe and chip shop closed for the week but we highly recommend the take in the village! Highlight for us were the seals, they’re wonderful and we were lucky enough to see a new born pup too! Thank for this hidden gem!
Lucy and Gill , Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
This is our second time at Snowdrop Cottage and we already booked to come back in March. Love the cottage, love the area, love the beach, love the dunes and love the doggy biscuits (well Harley does!). Thank you
Alyson, Nigel and Ben, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Absolutely lovely stay, so peaceful and relaxing. Beach is so close and clean – the seals are a bonus! Thank you for being so accommodating in regards to the garden gate. The dogs loved the garden and closeness to the beach! P.S. we definitely recommend a take away from Jasminum – fantastic and even does a quorn option for each dish!
Emma, Lee and Bella , Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Had a great time in this fantastic cottage. The cottage had everything we needed as well as lots of little extras (dog tags etc.). Our dogs had the time of their lives in the dunes and on the beach. We will be returning in the near future! Thank you.
Bev and Paul, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Lovely stay in this beautiful cottage. We have enjoyed some very long walks, seen lots of wildlife and partaken of many glasses of fizz and pints of beer. Sad to go home, but we will be back, the dogs are very very tired and so are we so thank you!
Vince and Jo, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Lovely peaceful break in this cosy cottage. Great walks on the dunes and the beach regardless of the weather due to everything being so accessible straight from the door! Excellent location for dogs and very comfortable for people too! Dunes café and fish and chips are definitely highly recommended thank you for the warm welcome, the welcome pack went down a treat!
Noel and Judith, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Our fourth time here and as good as ever. Everyone found everything they could possibly need. The cottage is warm and welcoming, it never fails to impress us. The beach is fantastic – peaceful with seals and tonnes to see. We had a lovely time and will definitely be booking again, thank you!
Brian, Vanessa, Laila and Maureen , Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
I have been so lucky to have an extended stay at Snowdrop Cottage! What a wonderful, comfortable home 🙂 Winterton is so lovely and I recommend The Fishermans Return. The dunes and beach are a delight.
Lee, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Visited the lovely Snowdrop Cottage over New Year. Had a lovely relaxing stay, enjoyable walks on the beach, would recommend the fish and chip shop and pub for food! All within walking distance. We WILL be coming again!
Sarah and Mark, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
We have had the most wonderful stay at Snowdrop Cottage. Very clean, beautiful decor and lovely personal touches (fudge, cake, dog biscuits and milk) The beaches are beautiful! Definitely worth a visit to Horsey to see the seals. The food at the Fishermans Return was yummy. For children, we highly recommend a visit to Bewilderwood. We can’t wait to come back!!! Thank you
Matt, Laura, Abbey, Ollie and Poppy, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Most enjoyable stay, lovely surroundings and great cottage. Most welcome touches on arrival – cake, fudge, dog biscuits, milk and tea very appreciated. Dexter and Harley have thoroughly enjoyed themselves as both under 1 – its the first time they have been running free on the beach. They say a big thank you for the dog biccies!!! Thank you
Sandra, Louise, Dexter and Hayley, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
What a wonderful place, just love it here and so do the dogs. Beautiful walks on the dunes and the beach – will be coming again ! The pub (Fishermans Return) has lovely food, and a great fish and chip shop!
Sarah and Phil, Seven, Tally, Riva, Kee and Gizmo, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Had a wonderful stay! Felt like home. Everything we could have hoped for. Thank you!!!
Darrell, Leanne, Jenna, Lillie and Charlie, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Snowdrop Cottage is a lovely, cosy, welcoming cottage. It is near the beach, the dunes, the seals and the pub!! What more could you ask for. Oh! And a lovely beach cafe for coffee, breakfast etc. We have had a great time – We will return!!!
Angela and Bill, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk
Great cottage in a great location. We have enjoyed the beach and dunes. Meals at the Fishermans Return are very good and can also recommend Dunes Cafe – very busy on a weekend morning though. Sun shone almost all week – Perfect!!!
Paul, Christine, Mist and Ollie, Snowdrop Cottage, Winterton-on-Sea, Norfolk