The largest market town in north Norfolk, Fakenham makes a charming spot for a weekend break in the country. Just 10 miles from the coast and bordered by luscious countryside, it’s an ideal spot for the cyclists and walkers among you. Choose one of our dog-friendly holiday cottages and bring the hound along!
Fakenham’s ancient weekly market has been running since 1250 and gourmands will delight in the monthly Farmers’ Market; the perfect place to grab some local produce to take back to your holiday cottage. Twitchers and nature lovers will delight in the stunning Pensthorpe. This woodland and wetland is a mecca for nature and wildlife and was home to BBC’s Springwatch for three years.
The fun doesn’t stop there. Rent a holiday cottage in Fakenham to enjoy a flutter at Fakenham Racecourse, or get into the spirit of the season at Thursford’s Christmas Spectacular. Head over to our list and start planning the perfect short break in Fakenham!