Blakeney Point, Norfolk

Things to do

Hindringham Village sign, NorfolkHindringham Hall Farm is located just outside the village of Hindringham, in a conservation area on the edge of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). There is something for everyone with special places to visit and unique cultural and music events throughout the year near Hall Farm.  Including; the Thursford Christmas Spectacular and Steam Engine Museum, or a viking and scarecrow festival among more well known. If there is anything you want to know about we will try to help you.


Beautiful gardens to visit in the area include Hindringham Hall Gardens which are next door to Hall Farm (open Wednesday mornings and Sunday afternoons from April to the end of October). The gardens were shortlisted for the Christie’s Historic Houses Garden of the year award in 2020. There is a 20% discount to visit for those staying at Hall Farm Barn and Dockings Cottage. Other gardens of note include East Ruston, Natural Surroundings and Pensthorpe. Or bring flowers to you with a delivery or a flower arranging workshop with Crown House Flowers.

Eating Out or In

There are a number of fantastic and award winning pubs and restaurants nearby. Including the King’s Head at Letheringsett, The Victoria at Holkham, The Red Lion at Stiffkey and Morston Hall at Morston.   The nearest restaurant and take away is  The Crawfish Inn (Thai) 1 mile and shop is 2 miles. Organising a supermarket delivery for when you arrive is always useful. We can recommend private chefs and florists if there is a special celebration who will come and make your holiday a truly memorable one. Please contact us for details.

Holkham Beach, north Norfolk

Holkham Beach

Beaches and Seaside Towns

Hall Farm is perfectly located for exploring the stunning North Norfolk Beaches nearby including Holkham, Wells next-the-sea, Cromer and Brancaster. As well as the charming seaside towns of Blakeney, Wells-next-the-Sea, Burnham Market and Cley-next-the-Sea.

Local Crafts and Producers

There are some beautiful galleries, flavoursome things to discover in noteworthy farm shops and great antique shops in the towns and villages nearby. Including; the Textile Conservation Studio near Blickling, Mrs Temples Cheeses at Little Walsingham, raw milk and local cheese at The Little Diary in Binham, Norfolk Lavender at Heacham, flour from the Watermill at Letheringsett, strawberries from Sharringtons, glass blowing in Fakenham at Langham Glass or try some award winning local Norfolk wine.  The nearest farm shops are Walsingham Farm Shop and Back to the Garden

Walking, Cycling and Sailing

There are walks from Hall Farm and a number of well know or off the beaten track routes nearby including the fantastic the Norfolk Coastal Path. OS Maps are available.  Bring your bikes or hire them and have them delivered and collected with Norfolk Cycle Hire. Or spend the day on the water in a boat or on a paddle board with Norfolk Sailing etc at Morston or Blakeney.

Norfolk reed beds on a winter afternoon

Norfolk reed beds on a winter afternoon

Bird Watching and Seals

See the seals at Blakeney Point in the National Nature Reserve. Or birds at Titchwell Marsh National Nature Reserve (RSPB).

Golf and Horse Riding

Golf courses include Championship links clubs at Sheringham and the Royal West Norfolk at Brancaster. And there are several excellent places to ride at Squirrel Wood, North Norfolk Riding Centre Wallsingham amongst others.

Houses and Castles

Norfolk is spoilt with a number of castles and stately homes who often have fantastic exhibitions and events. From Sandringham, Holkham Hall, Oxburgh Hall, Blickling, Felbrigg Hall and Houghton Hall Estates to Castle Rising, Castle Acre and Norwich Castle.

Towns and Villages

The Royal Arcade, Norwich

The Royal Arcade, Norwich

The Georgian towns of Holt and Fakenham are 7 miles away they have some great shops. The historical cathedral and minster towns of Norwich and Kings Lynn are also within an hour away. If it’s a wet day Fakenham has a cinema and bowling and Wells-next-the-sea has a lovely small cinema. Other places of interest near by include the villages of Walsingham and its Abbey and Binham Priory.

Spa and Beauty

There are some wonderful spas and beauty services nearby like The Harper in Langham,  The Ficarras in Fakenham and Essential Beauty Works in Holt.


View the BBC weather forecast for Hindringham to help plan your time away.