Chestnut Barn, Aldborough


Chestnut Barn is a converted barn with spacious self-catering accommodation for families or groups of friends situated in North Norfolk.  There is a private hot tub in the garden.  

Inside Chestnut Barn there is a spacious open plan living room with fully equipped kitchen, seating area with three large sofas and a SMART television and DVD player, and a large extendable dining table.

There are four large bedrooms – two ensuite double bedrooms downstairs with king size beds, an ensuite king size bedroom upstairs and a fourth bedroom with four single beds. There is also a cosy seating area in the fourth bedroom with bean bags and a television. Two fold out single beds and two cots can be provided in addition.

Outside there is a large enclosed garden and a gravel parking area for several cars.  There is a patio with garden furniture, sand pit, table tennis in the garage, and many outdoor games.  A second patio is located in a secluded position and has a hot tub and outdoor seating (nb. there is an additional charge for the use of the hot tub, see prices).

Chestnut Barn is situated within five miles of the coast and is close to three National Trust properties - Blickling Hall, Felbrigg Hall and Sheringham Park. BeWilderwood and the Dinosaur Park are within 15 miles, as are the Norfolk Broads, and Norwich is 18 miles away.

The centre of Aldborough village is within walking distance from the barn.  There is a shop with Post Office, children’s play area, village green and The Black Boys public house.  Cricket is often played on the green during the summer months. We can provide recommendations for the many pubs/restaurants in the area.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Chestnut Barn£1,500.00 per unit per week

*Check online for availability and rates:

Schedule of rates:

25 Feb - 31 Mar 22 | £1200 weekend rate (3 nights Fri-Sun) | £945 for 3 nights or £1,260 for 4 nights mid week (Mon-Thurs)

1 Apr - 14 Jul 22 | £1,020 for 3 nights or £1,360 for 4 nights mid week (Mon-Thurs) | weekends fully booked

15 Jul - 1 Sept 22 | fully booked

2 Sept - 20 Oct 22 | £1,200 weekend rate (3 nights Fri-Sun) | £1,020 for 3 nights or £1,360 for 4 nights mid week (Mon-Thurs) | £1,750 for a 7 night stay

21 Oct - 3 Nov 22 |£1,260 weekend rate (3 nights Fri-Sun) | £1,020 for 3 nights or £1,360 for 4 nights mid week (Mon-Thurs) | £1,800 for a 7 night stay

4 Nov - 22 Dec 22 |£1,155 weekend rate (3 nights Fri-Sun) | £945 for 3 nights or £1,260 for 4 nights mid week (Mon-Thurs) | £1,550 for a 7 night stay
Christmas and New Year | fully booked
3 Jan - 9 Feb 2023 | £1,020 weekend rate (3 nights Fri-Sun) | £900 for 3 nights or £1,200 for 4 nights mid week (Mon-Thurs) | £1,500 for a 7 night stay

10 Feb - 30 Mar 2023 | £1,275 weekend rate (3 nights Fri-Sun) | £945 for 3 nights or £1,260 for 4 nights mid week (Mon-Thurs) | £1,750 for a 7 night stay

31 Mar - 20 Apr 2023 | £1,440 weekend rate (3 nights Fri-Sun) | £1,020 for 3 nights or £1,360 for 4 nights mid week (Mon-Thurs) | £1,875 for a 7 night stay

21 Apr - 13 Jul 2023 | £1,500 weekend rate (3 nights Fri-Sun) | £1,020 for 3 nights or £1,360 for 4 nights mid week (Mon-Thurs) | £1,995 for a 7 night stay

14 Jul - 7 Sept 2023 | £2,475 for a 7 night stay (Friday to Friday, 7 night minimum)

8 Sept - 19 Oct 2023 | £1,380 weekend rate (3 nights Fri-Sun) | £1,020 for 3 nights or £1,360 for 4 nights mid week (Mon-Thurs) | £1,875 for a 7 night stay

20 Oct - 2 Nov 2023 | £1,500 weekend rate (3 nights Fri-Sun) | £1,020 for 3 nights or £1,360 for 4 nights mid week (Mon-Thurs) | £1,995 for a 7 night stay

Hot tub charged at £75 for 3 nights, £85 for 4 or 5 nights and £95 for 7 nights

Dogs charged at £30 per dog per stay



  • Assistance dogs welcome
  • Assisted wheelchair users
  • Elderly and less mobile

Booking & Payment Details

  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch accepted


  • Barbecue - Charcoal BBQ with utensils and charcoal provided


  • Children welcome
  • Children's outdoor play area - Large sand pit, outdoor toys, table tennis
  • Cots available - Wooden cot and travel cot available
  • High chairs available - Two high chairs available, one wooden and one IKEA version

Cooking Facilities

  • Cooker - Large range electric cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer - Freezer inside and a large Amercian style fridge freezer in the cart shed
  • Microwave cooker
  • Oven

COVID-19 Response

  • 1m distancing in place
  • 2m distancing in place
  • Advance booking essential
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Clear signage
  • Contactless check-in
  • Contactless check-out
  • Contactless payment only
  • Contactless payment possible
  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • COVID-19 risk assessment completed
  • COVID-19 staff training completed
  • Individually wrapped toiletries
  • Online booking possible
  • Open now
  • Outside seating
  • Pets welcome during COVID-19 restrictions
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands

Heating Facilities

  • Central heating - Air source heat pump with underfloor heating downstairs and two large radiators upstairs

Laundry Facilities

  • Ironing facilities
  • Washing machine

Leisure Facilities

  • Free WIFI
  • Games room onsite - Cart shed with table tennis, outdoor toys and large sandpit in the garden
  • Kit cleaning area
  • Kit storage area
  • Secure cycle storage - Cycles can be stored in the large entrance hall
  • Spa Facilities
  • Spa/Swimming On Site - Private hot tub onside in a secluded position in the garden

Linen & Bedding

  • Linen provided


  • Sleeps up to 10 - 10 bed spaces (3x king size beds and 4x single beds) in four bedrooms and two cots available and two fold out beds available


  • Free Parking
  • Free Parking on Site
  • Private parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - Dogs are charged at £30 per dog per stay
  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • Pet Friendly
  • WiFi or internet access - Wifi throughout the house and the garden, free

Room/Unit Facilities

  • Bath
  • DVD player
  • Ground floor bedroom - Two ground floor bedrooms with king size beds and ensuites
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • King-sized bed - 3x king size beds (two on the ground floor and one on the first floor)
  • Scenic view
  • Shower - Four showers in total, three ensuites and a separate shower
  • Television - Three televisions, one in a ground floor bedroom, the main SMART TV in the living area and a further TV in bedroom four in the first floor. All TVs are connected to DVD players.

Site Features

  • Garden
  • Working farm - Adjacent to the working arable farm, but fully enclosed so not situated in the farmyard. Chestnut Barn is not affected by noise and traffic from the farm.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Chestnut Barn is situated on School Road, Thurgarton, next to the village of Aldborough.  The property is easily accessed via road and is close to the A140 which provides access to many local attractions and beaches incuding Sheringham, Cromer and Overstrand.  

Chestnut Barn is approximately 15 minutes' drive to many beaches and three National Trust locations (Blickling Hall at Aylsham, Sheringham Park and Felbrigg Hall).  

Further afield there is the Norfolk Broads (approximately 20 minute drive), Blakeney, Cley, Holkham and Wells-on-Sea.  

There is lots to do in the local area and Chestnut Barn is well located to provide you with easy access.  

Public Transport Directions

Transport by car is the most easiest and convenient.  However there is a bus service to the village. 

The nearest train stations are at Cromer, Roughton Road, Sheringham or Gunton.  



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