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Holidaying with your dog? Pet-friendly activities around The Norfolk Broads Cottage

Updated: Feb 24

Wroxham, the home of The Norfolk Broads Cottage, is located in the heart of the Norfolk Broads, a beautiful area of lakes and waterways in the east of England. It's a popular holiday destination for people from all over the UK and beyond, and for dog owners, there are plenty of activities to enjoy with your furry friend. Here are some top suggestions for things to do with your dog when you come on holiday to Wroxham:

1. Walk along the River Bure

The River Bure runs through the heart of Wroxham and is a fantastic place to take your dog for a walk. You can stroll along the riverbank and take in the beautiful scenery, or stop off at one of the many cafes or pubs along the way for a refreshment break.

2. Take a boat trip

Boat trips are a popular activity in Wroxham, and many of the local boat companies are happy to welcome dogs aboard. You can explore the waterways of the Norfolk Broads and take in the stunning views, while your furry friend enjoys the fresh air and sunshine.

3. Visit BeWILDerwood

BeWILDerwood is a magical woodland adventure park that is perfect for families and dogs alike. You can explore the treehouses, mazes and zip wires, and enjoy a fun day out with your furry friend. Dogs are welcome throughout the park, as long as they are kept on a lead.

4. Go for a hike

The Norfolk Broads offer plenty of opportunities for hiking, with many designated footpaths and trails to explore. You can take your dog for a hike through the countryside and take in the stunning views of the local wildlife and landscapes.

5. Visit dog-friendly pubs and cafes

Wroxham has plenty of dog-friendly pubs and cafes where you can stop off for a bite to eat or a drink. The Kings Head pub is dog-friendly and offer a warm welcome to you and your furry friend.

6. Relax on the beach

The Norfolk Broads is home to several dog-friendly beaches, and some of the best ones are located near Wroxham. Horsey Beach and Winterton Beach are both within a short drive from Wroxham and are ideal for a day out with your furry friend. These beaches offer plenty of space for dogs to run and play, as well as stunning views of the coast.

Wroxham is a fantastic holiday destination for dog owners, with plenty of activities and attractions to enjoy with your furry friend. From hiking and boating to relaxing on the beach and visiting dog-friendly pubs and cafes, there's something for everyone to enjoy. If you're looking for somewhere to stay while you visit the area, why not look at The Norfolk Broads Cottage? A luxurious, characterful thatched cottage sleeping from 2 to 13, complete with hot tub and games room, it's the perfect place to bring your pet on holiday!


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