Castle Rising Castle is one of the most famous 12th Century castles in England.
The stone keep, built in around 1140AD, is among the finest surviving examples of its kind anywhere in the country and, together with the massive surrounding earthworks, ensures that Rising is a castle of national importance.
Kings Lynn with its historic buildings such as the Customs House, St George’s Guild Hall, the Arts Centre, the Jail House, St Margaret’s Church and many others. Captain Cook moored his ship & George Vancouver was born in Kings Lynn. Lord Nelson came from Burnham Thorpe. West Norfolk has it all, whether you are elderly or young, it caters for everyone.
The former home of Diana, Princess of Wales, Park House is a hotel with a difference. Situated on the Sandringham Estate it caters for people who have mobility difficulties or maybe wheel bound. The White House is close by for relatives who have family or friends staying at Park house
Kings Lynn has a two week Festival and Sandringham holds 4 Craft Fairs and one Game Fair during the year. Everything for everyone.
The Famous Red and White Cliffs of Hunstanton are visited by hundreds each year simply to see this spectacular natural geological feature. The Red Rock and White Lower Chalk is rich in fossils including echinoids, fish, shark, bivalves and brachiopods, ammonites and more.
Sandringham is the much-loved country retreat of Her Majesty The Queen, and has been the private home of four generations of British monarchs since 1862. The house, set in 24 hectares of stunning gardens, is perhaps the most famous stately home in Norfolk and is at the heart of the 8,000-hectare Sandringham Estate, 240 hectares of which make up the woodland and heath of the Country Park, open to the public free of charge every day of the year.
Wolferton station is situated 5 miles from King’s Lynn on the North Norfolk Coast it became famous in the 1800’s with it association with the royal family who have regularly used the station because of it’s close proximity to Sandrigham.
KINGS LYNN GOLF CLUB
This course is just 6 miles away from The White house and offers one of the best Golf courses in the area. The course is arguably in its best ever Autumn condition making it an ideal place to visit during 2012.
For a mere £30 you can enjoy coffee and a bacon roll on arrival followed by 18 holes of Golf on a course rated among the countries top hundred.
Simply call The Pro. Shop on 01553 631655, or The Secretary’s office on 01553 631654 to make your booking.
BRANCASTER GOLF COURSE
Just 13 miles away from The White House, the Royal West Norfolk Golf Club (Brancaster) is an outstanding links course set on the North Norfolk coast. With the North Sea on one side and the saltmarsh on the other it has a wonderfully atmospheric setting, and is ranked 17th in England and 44th in the UK by top100golfcourses.com.
“When you play here for the first time, you will know in your heart that this is how golf was meant to be played.” …magazinewood.co.uk
HUNSTANTON GOLF COURSE.
Just over 8 miles from The White House and located on the beautiful north west Norfolk coast, Hunstanton is a superb championship links course. Rated as one of Britain & Ireland’s ‘Top 100’ courses, golfers have walked the rolling fairways nestling in a stunning landscape of dunes and links grasses for more than a century.
Due to its location overlooking The Wash,Hunstanton is the only golf course on the east coast of England where the sun sets over the sea, providing some striking views in both summer and winter.
Described as ‘one of the country’s hidden gems’, you can play Hunstanton on seven consecutive days and imagine you have played seven different courses – the magic never fades.