Valentine's Day 2020 in Norfolk
Published date: January 2020
If you are still looking for a romantic way to treat your loved one this coming Valentine’s Day, here are some ideas to help you out. From dinner in a fabulous restaurant to something a bit more adventurous, here are some traditional and more unusual ways you could mark the day.
With Valentine’s Day 2020 falling on a Friday, there are plenty of opportunities to celebrate from Friday through to Sunday. Single people may choose to spend time treating themselves or take their best friends or family members somewhere special. So, whatever you’re thinking about doing, be it a romantic dinner at a fancy restaurant with your special someone, a weekend away with your partner, or a day out with your single friends, here are some ideas as to what you could get up to this coming Valentine’s Day in Norfolk.
Congham Hall – King’s Lynn
Book some time away at Congham Hall, a secluded 26-bedroom hotel that boasts a state-of-the-art spa. This privately-owned Georgian manor nestled in the heart of the beautiful Norfolk countryside is a haven for relaxation and offers treatments and spa days, hotel spa packages, with a swimming pool and other leisure activities. Sample their delicious food and enjoy breakfast, lunch, dinner and afternoon tea in the glorious surroundings of Congham Hall.
For more information and to make a booking, please visit their website or give them a call.
Congham Hall Hotel & Spa - Lynn Road, Congham, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, PE32 1AH
Tel: 01485 600250
Beans Boats – Morston
Take a trip to see the seals with Beans Boats and get up close and personal to the resident grey seal and common seal colonies. Climb onto one of their boats at Morston and head up Morston Creek and out into Blakeney Harbour and to Blakeney Point. Marvel at the beautiful Norfolk coastline whilst keeping a keen eye out for resident and migrating birds and of course, the seals. With plenty of photo opportunities and a wealth of information from the crew, this really is a rather different Valentine’s Day outing, and certainly very romantic.
To find out more about visiting the seals and to make a booking, go to their website or give them a call.
Tel: 01263 740505 or 01263 740038
Hillside Animal Sanctuary – Frettenham
Why not share your love with those who really need it? Hillside Animal Sanctuary in Frettenham looks after many animals who have previously suffered or who need rehoming due to many differing reasons. Spread some love by visiting the rescued dogs, cats, horses and much more – maybe take them for a walk or just spoil them with fuss and attention. You never know, you may fall in love with one of the residents and give a furry friend a forever home!
It’s advisable to give Hillside Animal Sanctuary a call first to see how you can help and the best times to visit.
Tel: 01603 736200
Hillside Animal Sanctuary, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 7LT
Snow Tubing – Trowse
Grab your partner or single friends and take to the slopes for a spot of tubing at Norfolk Snowsports Club in Trowse. It’s great for all ages and no lessons are required as each session includes a safety briefing and introduction. It’s fun, fast and fabulous and could be a great couple’s destination, especially if you go down the slopes hand in hand!
Further details, including how to book, can be found by visiting their website.
Tel: 01603 662781
Norfolk Snowsports Club, Whitlingham Lane, Trowse, Norwich, Norfolk, NR14 8TW
Clued Up! Escape Rooms – Norwich
Situated in the heart of Norwich on Prince of Wales Road, Clued Up! is for small or large parties, between 2 and 8 + people. Have you got what it takes to solve the puzzles and clues and escape the room in the allotted time? Choose from a selection of games – Prison Breakout, The Bank Heist or Nuclear Countdown. A great way to show off your skills and impress your partner!
For full details and to make a booking, please visit their website or give them a call.
Tel: 01603 960447
Clued Up! Escape Rooms, 64-66 Prince of Wales Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 1LT
Assembly House – Norwich
This Georgian gem situated in the heart of the city is one of the most beautiful venues in Norfolk to enjoy breakfast, dinner, pre-theatre dining, afternoon tea, private dining or an overnight stay. Their sumptuous rooms, exquisite food and attention to detail ensures any time spent here is treasured and memorable.
To find out more and to make a booking, please go to the Assembly House website or give them a call.
The Assembly House, Theatre Street, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1RQ
Tel: 01603 626402
What could be more romantic than a meandering walk through the beautiful Norfolk countryside, taking in coastal views along the way? With nearly 1000 acres to explore, choose from a short stroll or a long walk and enjoy the wealth of habitats Sheringham Park has to offer. Stick to waymarked routes of various distances or create your own route and take in the beauty of this National Trust Park. Stop off at the onsite café, to refuel and recharge your batteries with a range of hot and cold food and drinks. To find out more, please go to their website.
Sheringham Park, Wood Farm, Sheringham, Norfolk, NR26 8TL
Take a trip on the Norfolk Broads – Wroxham
Take a river trip on these unique waterways and enjoy live commentary or hire a day boat and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the Norfolk Broads at your own pace….and on your own. Broads Tours of Wroxham offers both and further details can be found by visiting their website.
Tel: 01603 782207
Broads Tours, The Bridge, Wroxham, Norfolk, NR12 8RX
Hamptons @ The Barn – Bawdeswell
Breakfast, morning coffee and cake, lunch, afternoon tea and evening dinner – Hamptons serves delicious food throughout the day. Enjoy their home-cooked dishes that are reasonably priced; why not treat your special someone by taking them to Hamptons? And it’s not only a great place to eat, it’s also a great place for a spot of retail therapy too. Browse their shop for beautiful gifts, clothes, furniture and soft furnishings, jewellery, homeware and lifestyle essentials.
To find out more and to make a booking, go to their website.
Hamptons @ The Barn, Dereham Road, Bawdeswell, Norfolk, NR20 4AA
Tel: 01362 688094
Bure Valley Railway – Aylsham
Take a nostalgic trip by steam train on Norfolk’s longest narrow-gauge railway which runs between the historic market town of Aylsham and bustling town of Wroxham. The 18-mile round trip runs through the pretty Bure Valley countryside following the meandering River Bure through meadowland and ancient pasture. Stop off at picturesque Broadland villages - Brampton, Buxton and Coltishall, that can be further explored by foot.
For further details, please visit their website or give them a call.
Bure Valley Railway, Aylsham Station, Norwich Road, Aylsham, Norfolk, NR11 6BW
Tel: 01263 733858