Carricks At Castle Farm, Castle Farm, Swanton Morley, Dereham, Norfolk, NR20 4JT

Carrick’s 5 Star Guest House

The award winning Carrick’s at Castle Farm Guest House is located on the banks of the River Wensum in Swanton Morley. It has been the home of the Carrick family for almost 100 years.

Carrick’s is at the heart of the family farming enterprise comprising 550 acres of arable and grassland, utilised by  the noted Pennyspot herd of 40 Rare Breed White Park cows and their calves together with the de Morley herd of Lincoln Red cattle.

Carrick’s, is the perfect base to explore our fascinating county, from the wide open beaches of North Norfolk to the special  heathland and forests to the south. Through our agreement with English Nature, we are able to offer guests an insight into the stunning beauty of this very special area.  A series of inter-connecting permissive footpaths enable visitors to find peace and quiet rarely experienced today.

We look forward to welcoming you to Castle Farm to share our passion for this very special place.

Announcements

We are pleased to announce that we have been awarded:

  • 5* Gold Tourism Award 2015/16
  • Breakfast Award 2014
  • Green tourism Gold award

Farm announcements include a new farm walk – the Wensum Way

The 12 mile (19km) footpath will stretch from Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse Museum to Lenwade; linking one end of the Nar Valley Way with the Marriott’s Way.

Crabtree courses will now be taking place here

Comfort and Elegance in the heart of Norfolk

Carrick’s, is the perfect base to explore our fascinating county, from the wide open beaches of North Norfolk to the special heathland and forests to the south.

A little about us

Carrick’s is at the heart of the family farming enterprise comprising 550 acres of arable and grassland, utilised by  the noted Pennyspot herd of 40 Rare Breed White Park cows and their calves together with the de Morley herd of Lincoln Red cattle.

 

The Wensum is a prolific wildlife valley and is not short of birdlife either. The whole area is one of the least populated in the country so it really is a genuine opportunity to escape the urban stranglehold so many suffer from.

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