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Rookery Lakes Cabin

Stunning Scandinavian style cabin with two private fishing lakes stocked with carp to 35lbs and quality silvers

Ten reasons to book Rookery Lakes Cabin

Stunning Scandinavian style cabin
Sleeps six
Two fishing lakes
Carp to 35lbs
Plenty of silver fish
Secluded garden
Open-plan living space
Fully equipped
Fishing available 24/7
Up to two pets welcome

Specimen Lake has carp to 35lbs and tench to 9lbs

Rookery Lakes Cabin is a stunning Scandinavian-style cabin in the heart of rural Norfolk which sleeps up to six people and comes with its two exclusive use fishing lakes which are well stocked with carp, tench, roach, rudd and bream. The one acre Specimen Lake has carp to 35lb and tench to 9lb whilst the half acre pleasure lake has a selection of species.

Home-from-Home comfort with stunning lake views

Beautiful inside and out, the Scandinavian-style cabin provides open-planned living and is fully equipped throughout to provide home-from-home comforts with the added attraction of fabulous lake views. The garden is totally secluded and comes with outdoor  furniture and large gas BBQ.

One of the advantages of Rookery Lakes Cabin is that its two lakes enable anglers to enjoy a Norfolk angling holiday even when the Norfolk Broads fishing season is closed. This stunning cabin sits right on the water in the village of Halvergate which is just eight  miles from Great Yarmouth beaches, about four miles from the local shops and a mile from the village pub.

Although Rookery Lakes Cabin is no smoking property, smokers can smoke outside but not inside the house. Pets are also permitted for a small additional charge.


The property comes with:

  • One Super King size bedroom – zip and link beds – with en-suite shower room
  • Two twin bedrooms each with two single beds
  • Family bathroom with shower over the bath
  • Lounge seating for six
  • Dining seating for six
  • Fully fitted kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric oven and hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Free Wifi
  • Smart TV in the lounge
  • Enclosed garden with patio area and furniture
  • Private off road parking – 150 metre walk from the cabin
  • Luggage trolleys available
  • Not suitable for wheelchairs due to uneven and grass access
  • Exclusive 24/7 use of both fishing lakes
  • Two dogs permitted

Fishing in the Norfolk Broads

Although there is no riverside fishing at Rookery Lakes Cabin, it is an ideal base for fishing other venues nearby within the Norfolk Broads.

Covering more than 250 square miles, The Broads is one of the country’s best known angling regions with a host of rivers and lakes including the Rivers Bure, Yare and Waveney and numerous Broads which have gone down in angling history for their huge catches of fish such as the famous Hickling Broad, Oulton Broad, Hoveton Great Broad and Barton Broad.

Whether you are fishing from the bank or a boat, there are many places where you can fish free of charge as long as you have an Environment Agency Rod Licence as well as many privately owned Broads, lakes and stretches of river. Rod Licences can be obtained instantly on-line by visiting If you are unsure whether you need a rod licence or what type you should buy, read our article’ ‘A guide to Fishing Licences’ for more information.

As with other freshwater fisheries which are not landlocked, the Norfolk Broads are covered by the close season for fishing which runs from March 15 to June 15. Fishing is therefore only allowed from June 16 (The ‘Glorious 16th’) to March 14. It is also worth remembering that certain areas of the Norfolk Broads are classified as Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSIs) or conservation areas and that fishing is not allowed in these areas.

It is a good idea when visiting the Norfolk Broads to visit local tackle shops where staff will be able to advise on the best spots to fish locally.

Additionally, useful sources of information for how to tackle fishing the Norfolk Broads can be found at:



Prices range from £1,175 to £1,775 depending on the time of year


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