Silver Dollar Cottage
Swaffham, Norfolk

Experience log cabin luxury near Norfolk

What To Expect

This handmade shepherd's hut provides a unique holiday experience in picturesque surroundings.

The beautifully presented interior, stunning views across the lake and tranquil setting provide the perfect romantic getaway.

If you can bear to leave this little piece of paradise you may be surprised at what the area has to offer with plenty to do and see right on the doorstep.

The towns of Attleborough and Thetford are a short drive away where you will find a selection of shops, bars and restaurants and the spectacular Norfolk Broads, city of Norwich and coast are all within easy reach. 

First Class Luxury


Silver Dollar has a lot going for it; not only does this well-designed lodge boasts all the comforts of home, such as king-size bed, log-burner, luxury bathroom, stylish kitchen and of course a decadent hot tub.

The real draw here though is the location, peace and quiet can be the number 1 luxury for those wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

The Accommodation

Lodges or Cottages?

This deluxe Shepherd’s Hut has been hand built and provides a unique self-catering experience in a stunning lakeside location nestled in the heart of the Norfolk countryside.

Originally used for agricultural workers, the owners embraced the idea and added luxury you would expect from any 5* holiday accommodation including an exclusive hot tub.

Pet Friendly

Good place for dogs

There are few better places than Norfolk for a dog-friendly holiday as it has so much to offer our four-legged friends.

Silver Dollar is pet friendly, so you won't have to find someone to look after your canine companion, while you’re away, he can come along too and is sure to enjoy the open spaces and scenic walks as much as you.

     At a glance     

  • Hot tub
  • Magnificent views
  • Broadband/Wi Fi
  • Off road parking
  • Fishing included
  • Pet friendly
  • Washing macine
  • Golf available
  • TV with Freeview
  • Pub & local shop < 1 mile
  • Wood burning stove

About Silver Dollar Cottage

In this section, we take a look at Silver Dollar along with checking out the amenities. Also, what the surrounding area has to offer..



out of 10

Overall rating - 88%
Facilities - 85%
Location & surroundings - 87%
Helpfulness of staff - 92%
Value for money - 86%

Silver Dollar Cottage
Saham Toney, Norfolk

Silver Dollar

This exceptional holiday home has been carefully designed to offer comfort and luxury in abundance.

Open the door and step into the well-equipped kitchen with Belfast sink and everything you need to prepare a romantic dinner.

Towards the centre of the hut is a cosy seating area with log burner for evenings curled up watching a movie or reading a good book, and at the rear is a raised area containing a comfortable king-size bed, there is also a modern shower room.

The property is a perfect romantic retreat for two whatever the time of year. Central heating and a wood-burning stove ensure you are warm and toasty even on chilly days and all power usage, fuel and a starter pack for the stove are included in the price.

Sitting on the banks of a well-stocked lake, it's no wonder Silver Dollar is popular with fishing enthusiasts and you can do as much as you like because it is included in the price. Golf is also available but at an extra charge.

The best feature of this beautiful holiday home, however, is the covered hot tub situated a few yards from the accommodation on decking, affording breathtaking views over the lake whatever the weather. 

Features include:

  • Pet friendly
  • Sleeps 2
  • Outdoor Hot Tub

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Activities in the Swaffham Area

The pretty market town of Swaffham is just 8 miles away; with its Georgian buildings, cafés and selection of pubs, and restaurants it’s a great base from which to explore all this magnificent county has to offer.

Some visitors will be happy to relax in these superb surroundings while others will undoubtedly want to explore.

The Norfolk Broads offers a variety of activities for the more energetic and is home to some of the rarest wildlife in Britain, attracting nature lovers from all over the Country.

Rent a boat for a day and view the scenery from a different perspective on the water or enjoy a leisurely stroll with your dog through the stunning gardens and woodlands at Oxburgh Hall.

Norwich is easy to get too and well worth a visit, enjoy a romantic meal at one of the excellent restaurants, explore the market and cathedral or indulge in some retail therapy.

Thetford Forest is a mere 20-minute drive and has walks and cycle trails galore. Add that to the historic buildings and magnificent gardens and you will something to enjoy whatever your tastes.

A Final Note

The owner of Silver Dollar has created a comfortable haven perfect for couples wanting to get away from it all.

Book now for an idyllic romantic break and look forward to a little piece of heaven in the Norfolk countryside!

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