The Swiss Cottage

  • AA 4 Silver Star Guest Accommodation
  • Trip Advisor Green Leader Bronze
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Guest Accommodation with 9 rooms £48-£100 prpnb



Mr Bob and Mrs Barbara Briggs

31 North Drive,
Great Yarmouth,
NR30 4EW

01493 855742


31 North Drive,
North Great Yarmouth,
NR30 4EW

Swiss Cottage

Swiss Cottage

Swiss Cottage from the front

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The Swiss Cottage in Great Yarmouth, an accredited guest house (AA 4 star and AA Silver 4 Star, Worldhost, Tripadvisor Green Leader, Top grade 5 hygiene), on the seafront is a friendly, pleasant, attractive and welcoming guest house. You're warmly invited to stay in the relaxing surroundings of this Edwardian guest house.

The rooms are tastefully decorated and the feeling is one of peaceful satisfaction. Perfect for a stay in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. All rooms are en suite and some look out over the pretty Venetian waterways gardens and across the dunes to the shoreline and sea beyond. All rooms are centrally heated and enjoy LCD colour television with freeview, Free Wireless Internet access, radio/alarm, tea/coffee facilities. Rooms serviced daily. Comfortable beds and pleasant decoration in keeping with the building.

The accommodation has ample, free parking in an enclosed courtyard at the rear of the building.

Come stay for a night or take advantage of the discounted breaks. Breakfast of cereal, fruit juice and grapefruit. Freshly brewed coffee is available throughout breakfast time or have a pot of tea made just for you. Be satisfied by a full English breakfast freshly cooked with sausage, egg, bacon and tomatoes, mushrooms and beans. Finish the repast with toast, butter and marmalade or jam. Enough to satisfy and to begin the day whether on holiday or business.

Well behaved dogs are welcome by arrangement, Teenagers or young adults too..

RadioTelevisionSatellite TVTea/coffee making in bedroomsUnlicensedSpecial diets availableLounge for residents' usePrivate parkingTotally non-smokingCentral heatingElectric shaver pointsTelevision availableGolf available (onsite or nearby)Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedDogs/pets accepted by arrangementVegetarian diet availableWiFi or internet accessLeisure club (onsite or nearby)Coach parties welcomedSingle sex groups NOT acceptedHairdryer

NON SMOKING ONLY. Dogs Welcome [excludes July to September]. WWW.SWISSCOTTAGEBEDANDBREAKFAST.CO.UK Children welcome from age 16.



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Map reference: TG 531084  Lat: 52.61516 Long: 1.73757

By Road:
From the A12 or the A47 you will arrive at the A149 Acle New Road. Travel over the river bridge to the main roundabout where you will see Staples store on the right. Take the first exit left onto Lawn Avenue (still A 149) heading towards Caister. Follow the road up to the first traffic lights beside the Blue Bus Company and turn right into Northgate Street. Take the first left turn into Salisbury Road and follow this until you reach the 'T' junction at the main promenade road North Drive....

By Public Transport:
From Great Yarmouth Vauxhall Station which is around 1.3 km away. A number of local taxis firms are available to get you to Swiss Cottage Bed and Breakfast.


  • RadioRadio
  • TelevisionTelevision
  • Satellite TVSatellite TV
  • Tea/coffee making in bedroomsTea/coffee making in bedrooms
  • UnlicensedUnlicensed
  • Special diets availableSpecial diets available
  • Lounge for residents' useLounge for residents' use
  • Private parkingPrivate parking
  • Totally non-smokingTotally non-smoking
  • Central heatingCentral heating
  • Electric shaver pointsElectric shaver points
  • Television availableTelevision available
  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)Golf available (onsite or nearby)
  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedVisa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangementDogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • Vegetarian diet availableVegetarian diet available
  • WiFi or internet accessWiFi or internet access
  • Leisure club (onsite or nearby)Leisure club (onsite or nearby)
  • Coach parties welcomedCoach parties welcomed
  • Single sex groups NOT acceptedSingle sex groups NOT accepted
  • HairdryerHairdryer

NON SMOKING ONLY. Dogs Welcome [excludes July to September]. WWW.SWISSCOTTAGEBEDANDBREAKFAST.CO.UK Children welcome from age 16.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is
    • YesSolid ie tarmac / concrete etc
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to:
    • YesOne or more bedrooms
    • YesLounge
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and wall


  • YesBedroom with non-allergenic bedding available
  • Bathrooms available with:
    • YesSeparate shower unit
  • YesSeparate shower unit with support handrails available
  • YesSeparate shower unit with fixed shower seat or shower chair available


  • We have one room ground floor available for a semi disabled guest. The room is accessed from the lower hall beside the entrance to the car park. One step with handrails lead into the lower hall. The breakfast room is through the lower hall across reception. We do not have wheelchair access or rooms for wheelchair users.


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 2
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesEntrance well lit
  • YesBell at main entrance


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Meals for guests with special dietary requirements can be provided:
    • YesGluten free (coeliac)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesVegetarian


  • YesProprietors/staff available 24-hours
  • YesEmergency evacuation procedures for guests with disabilities
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