Self-Catering Group Stays

cosy snug room with sofas and a woodburner

We can offer fantastic newly furbished self-catering accommodation for 22 to 48 people in nine dormitory-style en-suite bedrooms. Located within the Norfolk Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty overlooking Brancaster Harbour, the centre is a great place for families, friends and special interest groups.

Dial House Exterior
Dial House Exterior

Dial House is a grade 2 listed 17th Century flint cottage located within the picturesque harbour of Brancaster Staithe on the North Norfolk coast boasting spectacular views over the surrounding coastline including the Brancaster Manor and Scolt Head National Nature Reserve which is owned by National Trust. Newly refurbished to a high standard, the centre is great for family and friends get togethers or as a base for special interest groups.

Brancaster Beach
Brancaster Beach at dusk with the tide out

The centre can be booked as a half centre accommodating up to 22 people (within four first floor bedrooms) or as the whole centre sleeping up to 48 people (within nine bedrooms). Bedrooms have varying numbers of beds; four bedrooms include one ‘zip and link’ bunk (which can either be arranged as three singles or as a double bed with one single bunk over). Beds are provided with a pillow and a mattress protector. You will need to either bring your own bedding including linen or you can hire it from us. Prices range from £647 with a minimum two nights booking.

Our 'Zip and Link' bunk beds can be made into a king-size bed with a single bed over
bunk beds in a dormitory bedroom

Whilst staying with us you can enjoy:

  • Snug room complete with comfy sofas, a woodburner and TV

  • Large common room with TV that doubles up as a dining room

  • Enclosed garden with a gas BBQ

Your group can get creative in our modern, well equipped self-catering kitchen or you may choose to sample local flavours at one of the many award-winning pubs, restaurants or cafes nearby.

Self-catering kitchen at Brancaster Activity Centre
large self-catering kitchen at Brancaster Activity Centre with a central island and two ovens

You'll be in the perfect spot for activities such as sailing, walking, kite surfing and more, the Norfolk coast path runs by the door as does the coasthopper bus service and some of Norfolk's finest birdwatching reserves are only a stone's throw away.

" We have had a lovely stay at Dial House and felt honoured to be your first weekend guests. After a long bike ride it was a brilliant place to stay. The communication has been excellent and we have been made very welcome. Thank you very much."
- Linda, Bury St Edmunds, June 2015