FAQs for great barn farm - norfolk self catering barns

Read our frequently asked questions relating to Great Barn Farm luxury self-catering barns located close to the North Norfolk coast.

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Time of check in/ check out?
Check in at Great Barn Farm is available from 4pm; the check out time is 10am

Early check in/ late check out available?
Early check in/late check out may be available upon request.

Can you pay by cheque?
Payment is accepted via cheque, BACS transfer or card payment (card payments are subject to a 2% transaction fee).

Can the property be reserved before booking?
We do not allow any of the barns to be reserved before booking.

Is there a cancellation period or charge?
Please see our Terms & Conditions sent with your Booking Confirmation, which will come to you prior to you making payment.


Are the properties wheelchair accessible?
There is very limited disabled access. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Is smoking permitted?
No smoking is permitted at Great Barn Farm.

Is there a lifeguard or supervisor at the pool?
There is no lifeguard at the pool. An adult must accompany children in the pool area at all times.

Can I bring pets?
Unfortunately Great Barn Farm does not allow pets.


Is there Wi-Fi available, and do you charge for it?
We might be on a farm in the middle of the beautiful Norfolk countryside, but Wi-Fi is available in all of our barns, completely free of chrage.

Will our barn contain everything we need to cook and dine?
The kitchen areas in the barns are unusual in design, but great fun. They are well equipped with all you need to cook and dine.

Can you provide a catering service?
Yes, we can put you in touch with local caterers if required, so you can deal directly with them.

What local amenities are there?
The barns are situated in Gayton Thorpe, a quiet and attractive village just 8 miles from King’s Lynn, West Norfolk.

Nearest Town: King’s Lynn - 8 miles.
Nearest Shop: Gayton - 1 mile.
Nearest Pub/Eatery: Gayton - 1 mile.
Nearest Airport: Norwich, 30 miles.
Nearest Train Station: Kings Lynn, 8 miles.
Nearest Bus: At the other end of our village. Less than 10 minute walk.

Boating, Canoeing, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Croquet, Farm Visits, Fishing - Coarse, Fishing - Fly, Fishing - Sea, Golf Courses, Health Suite, Horse Riding, Hot Tub, Karting, Mountain Biking, Paint Balling, Play Barn, Pony Trekking, Quad Biking, Sailing, Sauna, Swimming, Team Building, Tennis Court, Walking, Water Skiing, Windsurfing. For more information visit our local information page.

When is the indoor swimming pool open?
The Sheep Dip is our indoor swimming pool, spa (Jacuzzi) and steam room complex. You have your own key. The water is a constant 28 to 29 degrees.

Are towels and linen provided?
Bed linen and towels for the room will be provided. We would advise guests to bring their own swimming towels if they wish to use the indoor pool.


Is there car parking available?
There is plenty of parking on available on site.

Are you open all year?
Yes, the barns are available to rent all throughout the year.

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