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Our Locations

Ferry Lodge

We are excited to announce that our brand new 3 bedroom holiday lodge (opened Christmas 2023) on the banks of the River Yare is ready for you!

Ferry Lodge commands a beautiful riverside setting with wonderful river views. Boasting a timber interior, this spacious holiday lodge has all you need for an idyllic home from home waterside break. 

Ferry Lodge | River View

A Fantastic Location!...

All of our lodges, both those in the marina, and those on the banks of the River Yare, are set in a peaceful location and perfect for river fishing (check season – rod license required). They are all located in the village of Brundall, the centre for boat building and boat hire, and which has its own railway station, shop/post office, mini-market, hairdresser, Chinese takeaway, fish and chips shop, seafood restaurant (closed until April 2024), Indian Restaurant/takeaway and local pubs all serving good food; one is just across the river so bring your water vessels or hire a boat.

An ideal touring base with Great Yarmouth easily accessible by car or train. The surrounding seaside towns and villages of Gorleston-on-Sea, Hemsby, Caister-on-Sea, Winterton, California, Newport and Hopton-on-Sea, all offering entertainment for a family holiday, as well as the pretty Broadland villages and countryside can be explored by car. RSPB reserve at Strumpshaw Fen, 3 miles. Norfolk’s finest sandy beaches are 12 miles.

The fine city of Norwich is 8 miles away and also easily accessible by car or train, with its excellent shopping, theatre, restaurants, inns, cafés, castle, cathedral and museum.

For fun-filled family days out there is Thrigby Hall Wildlife Gardens with a renowned collection of Asian mammals including birds; you will also find reptiles in the pleasantly landscaped gardens. Close by, the village of Strumpsham has a steam museum, and Reedham offers Pettitts Animal Adventure Park . BeWILDerwood and Pleasurewood Hills Theme Park are close by too.

Whatever type of holiday you are after, it can be as active or as laid back as you want it to be, you are going to love your holiday on “The Broads!”. Shops 1 mile, pubs and restaurant ½ mile, train station ½ mile with links to Norwich & Great Yarmouth.

Aerial over Norfolk Holiday Lodges Marina

Perfect for fishing in the garden and watching the river activity. 

A quiet and tranquil location, perfect for kayaking, paddle boarding and fishing.

A peaceful and quiet location.  Great for fishing kayaking and paddle boarding.

River Rest

Located at the front of the Marina it’s a great spot for fishing and seeing the boats pass by.

River Bay

Located in a small marina just off the River Yare, it’s a good spot for fishing and watching the boats pass by.

Nature's Nook

Perfect for fishing from the decking and watching the river activity. The sunsets are incredible!

Things to do...

Brundall is a perfect location for a river-based holiday…

As well as those listed above, activities locally are boating – hire a day boat or bring your own boat, kayak or paddle board – with access to our slipway, and see if you can spot the seals, otters and variety of birdlife in the protected national park around the River Yare – Don’t forget to take lots of pics!

Hire a boat with Broom Boats, paddle board hire is also possible at “The Cut” (check seasonal availability directly) near to the White Heron Pub – our local friendly spot for a meal and a drink watching over a marina and only a short stroll away from our holiday lodges.

Fishing from the bottom of your garden / terrace – The variety of fish on the Broads include: pike, carp, eel, bream, roach, trench, perch and rudd. A Fishing License is required in season, this can be purchased online via the Environment Agency. Fishing available during open season. Closed season is between 15th March – 16th June.

Venture out to the near-by nature reserve & walks.

The village of Brundall is within walking distance with an Indian restaurant, various takeaways, a small selection of shops and cafes and 2 small supermarkets for your essentials. For a much larger selection, hop on the train into the beautiful city of Norwich or head to the beach in Great Yarmouth.

Heron on River