Our Blog at East View Farm Holiday Cottages in Norfolk

Welcome to our Blog at East View Farm. Here you’ll find interesting things to do and see, places you may wish to visit and explore or things you may find interesting from our little part of Norfolk.



Ashmanhaugh Miniature Light Hobby Railway at East View Farm

An additional source of enjoyment at East View Farm Holiday Cottages is Ashmanhaugh Light Railway. This is a private 7¼ inch gauge hobby railway set in the fields behind the holiday cottages and run by a group of amateur enthusiasts.

Day out at Wroxham Barns

A Fabulous Day Out at Wroxham Barns Norfolk has it all – undiscovered, unspoilt and uniquely special. Visitors to Norfolk are always astounded at how many things there are to see and…

Festivals, Events & Things To Do

July to December 2018
Norfolk has a huge array of festivals, exhibitions, theatres, shows and events to enjoy throughout the year – and plenty of them are not only…

Cycling in Norfolk

Bring your own bike, or hire one, but don’t miss cycling in Norfolk. There’s the stunning North Norfolk Coast, Countryside and Broads Waterways to enjoy, as well as quiet country lanes…

Walking Trails in Norfolk

Whether it is down quiet country lanes, along the golden beaches and the spectacular coastal paths, walking beside tranquil water or the quaint cobbled streets of medieval Norwich…

Bird Watching in Norfolk

Bird Watching in Norfolk Norfolk is renowned as a birdwatchers paradise – with a stunning range of birdlife from huge flocks of winter migrants on the coast, a vast range of…

Festivals, Events & Things To Do

March to July 2018
In almost any month of the year there are wonderful festivals and events going on somewhere in Norfolk, there will be something of interest to…

Welcome to East View Farm

Welcome to East View Farm Holiday Cottages We love Norfolk and are passionate about it. View our video of our two fabulous holiday cottages introduced by owner Jane Pond…

Tea & Coffee Shops in Norfolk

We are so lucky in Norfolk to have a fantastic selection of places to spend a relaxing afternoon with a little bit of indulgence thrown in. We have selected a few of our favourites below for you to consider.

Golf Courses in Norfolk

Discover our featured Golf Courses. Norfolk has some of the finest links and coastal golf courses in the country, sometimes being known as the “Norfolk Golf Coast” you have…

East Ruston Old Vicarage Garden

In Norfolk, a fabulous garden for you to visit is East Ruston Old Vicarage Garden. It is truly exceptional – and whether you are a passionate gardener or just looking for ideas, this is one not to miss.

A Photographic Snapshot of Norfolk

It is not only the big panoramic landscapes and the vastness of the skies, but particularly the quality of the light that makes Norfolk so breathtaking. Featuring the work of Paul Macro.

Discover & Explore the Norfolk Broads

Norfolk is probably most famous for the Norfolk Broads National Park – a combination of 125 miles of waterways set in beautiful countryside with charming and picturesque towns and villages.

Discover Norfolk’s Beaches

The beautiful beaches of Norfolk are where the big skies meet the sea – and with nearly 100 miles of stunning coastline to choose from. There is a beach for everyone here in Norfolk…

Family Friendly Attractions in Norfolk

Fun and adventure for the whole family is guaranteed in Norfolk with a huge selection of things to do. From treehouses and zip wires to museums and theme parks, there is an endless…

Norfolk in Spring

With the longer and lighter days, the warmth from the sun increasing, the bees buzzing and the countryside exploding into growth – it must be Spring, those glorious months of March, April and…

Norfolk History & Heritage

Norfolk’s uniqueness is incredibly important and precious – and that’s why the county has always taken pride in treasuring its heritage with a wide range of museums and historical sites…

Discover Norfolk Gardens

With a wonderful array of amazing gardens here in Norfolk, we have selected a few of our favourites for you to enjoy. Norfolk has a huge collection of gardens, from small cottage gardens…

Places to Eat Out

Eating Out is all part of the pleasure of being on holiday here at The Norfolk Broads. Norfolk has a fantastic selection of places to Eat Out – with 2 Michelin starred restaurants, award winning pubs…

Visit The Norfolk Broads

East View Farm is on the edge of the Broads National Park; a stunningly beautiful and diverse area with over 100 miles of navigable waterways, dotted with iconic Norfolk Mills, rich in wildlife…

Green Tourism

East View Farm has been awarded a Gold Award by the Green Tourism Business Scheme (GTBS) in recognition of our efforts to become as sustainable as we possibly can. Green Tourism has been…

Boating at The Broads

There really is something for everyone in Norfolk. Visit and discover for yourself why The Broads are often referred to as Britain’s Magical Waterland. Getting out on the water is one of the best…

Walking & Cycling in Norfolk

There is something for everyone in Norfolk, whatever the time of year, whatever the weather. If you love walking or maybe you prefer pedal power, then you’ve come to the right place…


East View Farm Holiday Cottages
Stone Lane, Ashmanhaugh
Norwich, Norfolk
England, NR12 8YW

Tel : 01603 782225



East View Farm Holiday Cottages
Stone Lane, Ashmanhaugh
Norwich, Norfolk
England, NR12 8YW

Tel : 01603 782225