Jolly Sailor Cottage is on the seashore at Wells next the Sea Wells-next-the-Sea is a peaceful holiday town on the  north Norfolk coast You can explore the coast from our self-catering holiday cottage

Jolly Sailor Cottage on the north Norfolk coast

View from the lookout  roomEnjoy the sea views from the Lookout (see right).  Jolly Sailor Cottage is a 4 bedroom cottage which sleeps up to 6 people.  The house is near the East Quay at Wells-next-the sea.  It has a South facing garden and private parking for three cars.




Double BedroomKing Size BedThe two double bedrooms, one overlooking the garden and the other Jolly Sailor Yard, are very spacious rooms with wardrobe space, decorative fireplaces, TV and DVD.  The king-sized bed can be converted to twin beds.




Single Bedroom 1Single Bedroom 2Both single rooms also have views over the garden to the front and one has a superb brick and wood Tudor fireplace original to the house.





Family Bathroom

Showe RoomThere is a family bathroom on the first-floor with a luxurious corner bath, shower attachment and heated towel rails.  A further bathroom is on the ground floor with an extra large bath, shower cubicle and a separate toilet.






KichenDining RoomThe kitchen diner is fitted in a cream Shaker style finish with plenty of storage and very well equipped. It is a sociable room with the dining table in the centre.

For more spacious formal eating there is a large elegant dining room.



LoungeThe Lookout - lounge at the top of  the house with great views

Our large and spacious lounge has a brick built fireplace which is perfect for a cozy winter evening.

From the terrace of the Lookout room (see right) you can enjoy the view over the Norfolk coastline and the salt marshes (shown at the top of the page).  The Lookout is accessed using a very steep winding staircase
















Additional Information:

* Non Smoking Property
* Private Parking
* Bedding and linen

* Bathroom Towels

* Gas central heating

* WiFi
* Washing machine

* Tumble dryer

* Dishwasher

* Microwave
* Fridge
* Fridge/Freezer
* Barbecue
* Travel Cot, high chair & stairgate
* Televisions with Freesat
* DVD Player

* CD stereo

* Children's games, books & toys
* South facing garden and garden furniture

* Windbreak

Also included: Child's step stool • Pushchair (suitable from 3 months) • Baby Monitor • Changing Mat • Potty • Toilet training seat • Child's bed guard • Hairdryer, Hair straighteners & Hot brush • Iron and board • DVDs • Holiday reading library


Pets: We no longer accept pets (except for bookings confirmed by November 2021)


Parking: There are 3 parking spaces private to Jolly Sailors' guests. Additional spaces are available opposite the cottage on a first come first served basis.  If you are bringing bikes, these can be brought into the rear courtyard, and secured.


Accessibility: The rooms are spacious with wide doorways and high ceilings. There are 3 steps down from the front door to enter the house; on the ground floor there are 2 more steps to access the kitchen, bathroom and toilet.  The main stairs are panelled up to waist height and the top of the panelling on one side can be used for support (although there is not a separate banister).  The lookout is accessed via steep twisty stairs and so is not suitable for those guests with restricted mobility.  Please contact us for further details and photographs.

Heritage House Day Centre, Mill Road.  This inclusive day centre also offers services to older people staying in the area, i.e. a bathing service, day centre from 9am-3pm, as well as the option to borrow wheelchairs, walking aids and portable aids. Tel: 01328 711333

Wells Hospital, Mill Road. The original cottage hospital in Wells was closed, but has been reopened as an independent hospital offering a wide range of services from various specialists.  These include The Mermaid Dialysis Unit; dementia friendly activity sessions; Osteopathy; Chinese massage and acupuncture; National Deaf Association audio services; NHS dentist; NHS physiotherapist; Podiatry and hair salon amongst many others.  Please contact them for more details. Tel: 01328 711996