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Herbert Woods

Closes in 12 min: 08:00 - 17:00
Open today: 08:00 - 17:00

Herbert Woods
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“norfolk broads”(71 reviews)
“potter heigham”(36 reviews)
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Located in the Broadland village of Potter Heigham Herbert Woods is the perfect place to begin your Norfolk Broads Adventure.
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Bridge Road | Potter Heigham, Norwich NR29 5JF, England
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+44 800 144 4472
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All reviews boat yard norfolk broads potter heigham first aid kit large boat boating holiday great holiday enjoyable week night break short break just returned from a week bow thrusters trial run weather was fantastic bigger boat great boat great company
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I’ve always wanted to cruise on the Norfolk Broads and we got to do it!! We set off with 3 kids aged 9-16, two over 60s and a Cavy dog. The aim was to relax for the ladies and fish for the boys. Well the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Karen K
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Great holiday boat was ok for the age of the boat.kids enjoyed it .i have been doing the Norfolk broads for many years and used a lot of boat yards and now some have gone.this is the 1st time I've been with Herbert woods and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank icecool69
Reviewed 30 November 2018

Had a great 2 weeks on the norfolk broads with Herbert Woods. The boat was lovely and warm and all the staff were very helpful in everything we did. From arriving at the boat yard the office staff and then the boat yard men were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank froggylambert
Reviewed 15 November 2018

We hired the Malvern Light Boat - after reading the sales blurb and looking at the web cam and photos of the boat we thought it would suit a couple who were celebrating a 30th wedding anniversary superbly for the week. What a disappointment -...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Tourist06034576993
Amy H, Front Office Manager at Herbert Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2018

Hi Tourist06034576993, Thank you for your review of your recent holiday and I am sorry that the boat and holiday did not meet your expectations on this occasion. The cruiser did experience an issue with the steering on the first morning of your holiday which...More

Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

I’ve stayed with Herbert Woods about 5 times now. I can’t really fault them. The accommodation is kept to a good standard. Some bits a little old fashioned. Maybe some tips needed from Alex Polizzi. Random ornaments that just get in the way or mixed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JCK4629YV
Amy H, Front Office Manager at Herbert Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Hi JCK4629YV, Thank you for your review. I am glad that you enjoy your time spent here in our cottages and it is great to read that you would come again. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards, Amy Customer Service Manager

Reviewed 25 October 2018

It was nice seeing things from a different perspective everyone obeyed the rules on the water and we had fun with friends

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Gavin A
Amy H, Front Office Manager at Herbert Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Gavin, Thank you for your review, I am glad you had a good time on the river with your friends. I hope that we may be of service to you again in the future. Kind Regards, Amy Customer Service Manager

Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We hired a picnic boat from Herbert Woods today. We had a fantastic day from start to finish. We had booked the picnic boat the day before so arrived just before 9am. We were quickly fitted with buoyancy aids, shown onto the boat and given...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ClareHolder
Amy H, Front Office Manager at Herbert Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi ClareHolder, Thank you for your review, It is great to read that you had an fantastic day while on board one of our Starlight 24 Picnic Boats. We just love climbing the tower at Ranworth and the views are spectacular. I will pass your...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018

Thanks guys for providing us with canoe hire, for four hours, at an amazing price of £18. All staff were very helpful and helped us plan our route up to Ludham :) Would highly recommend this company!More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tovski
Amy H, Front Office Manager at Herbert Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Tovski, Thank you for your review of your recent canoe hire. I am glad that you had a good time and we were able to offer advice on the best places to visit. Thank you for your recommendation and I hope that we may...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

After having a day boat for 5 hours from hurbert woods this year we thought about coming back and spending some more time on the river and a few nights out.. Our experience with hurbert woods was amazing from the first call to book the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cdphobbs
Amy H, Front Office Manager at Herbert Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi cdphobbs, Thank you for your review, It is great to read that after hiring a day boat for a few hours you took the next step and booked a holiday with us. I am glad that the team were friendly and helpful and I...More

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We had a brilliant trip, everything from beginning to end was nothing short of perfection. Booking was easy, getting into the boat etc too. My Grandchildren enjoyed the whole thing on the loveliest sunny day. I think it's the best £100 I've spent in a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank carolineL384
Amy H, Front Office Manager at Herbert Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Caroline L, Thank you for your review, I am glad you all had a great day on the broads and enjoyed spending time with you family. I will pass your thanks on to all the team and I hope that we may be of...More

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Lma78
31 May 2018|
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Response from stevep525 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I have seen it pass under Wroxham Bridge but it depends on water level. You have to pay the bridge pilot a small fee and they actually take your boat through for you.
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Thomas1108
22 May 2018|
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Response from Granniesgirl17 | Reviewed this property |
Hi only if they low voltage x
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