Explore what’s on our doorstep and beyond

Whether you’re looking for something local or further afield,
Norfolk is waiting to be discovered

From historic stately homes to adventure playgrounds…

The Poplars is the ideal base for exploring this incredible Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Nestled in the heart Burnham Market is a short drive to the wonderful North Norfolk coastline where you can experience nature at its very best, watch the Norfolk seals, often be found along the coastline and see whether you can identify a the array of birds at the Nature Reserve.

Perhaps you’d prefer to try sailing at Burnham Overy Staithe, take a boat out for the day and go sea fishing. Maybe you’d prefer to stay local and relax over lunch in Brancaster, maybe you have work commitments and need to spend the day focussing on business in Norwich. Burnham Market is perfectly located for easy access far and wide.

A short drive from The Poplars, Holkham offers a fantastic family day out with its award winning sandy beach, along with Holkham Estate’s historic hall, woodland deer park, a children’s adventure play. There’s never a dull moment when spending your days discovering all the local attractions and places of interest, whatever age group your’e looking to keep entertains, there truly is something for everyone in Nelsons home county.

Burnham Village Centre

Visit charming galleries, original independent stores, renowned local pubs and restaurants.

Burnham Overy Staithe

Sail at the wonderful secluded Norfolk beach or take a walk in the sandy dunes.

Holkham Beach

Holkham offers a fantastic family day out with its award-winning beach, along with Holkham Estate’s woodland deer park, children’s adventure play area and historic hall.


Enjoy a scenic walk in the unique and spectacular landscape with stunning views of the sand marshes.


Discover the historic and attractive Norfolk market town. On the Farmer’s Market find local products, organic food and drink and a wide range of home made delicacies.


Explore the charming Georgian market town or hike in the surrounding area of  beautiful woods and heathland. Holt has something to offer for everyone.

Local Gallery

Local places of interest we think you’ll love whilst here at The Poplars