The Pheasant is a luxury country house hotel, situated in the heart of The Kelling Estate, near Holt, North Norfolk.

Welcome to The Pheasant. Our stunning country house hotel feels exclusive, yet entirely welcoming. Standing on 2.5 acres of Outstanding Natural Beauty as part of the Kelling Estate on the North Norfolk coast, we offer traditional luxury room stay as well as beautiful self-catering holiday cottages and Shepherds Huts. Our brilliant staff, excellent restaurant and deluxe rooms make a stay with us something special, for every generation.

As part of the Kelling Estate, don't miss a visit to our sister businesses The Holt Garden Centre and The Garden Terrace Cafe - both within easy reach of the hotel and the coast.



Our Rooms

After a busy day exploring the delights of North Norfolk, retreat to one of our 32 bedrooms to freshen up before dinner.

Our rooms are designed to make every guest feel at home. Expect ambient lighting, soft, luxurious linen and every comfort and amenity at your fingertips.

Our housekeeping team work around the clock to ensure every room is to their impeccable standards, so you're in safe hands.

Our Restaurant

Our chefs are classically trained and pride themselves on creating traditional yet innovative menus.

We are lucky enough to have our own Kelling Estate game and an abundance of locally sourced, seasonal ingredients at our fingertips.

From classic British dishes, indulgent afternoon teas and hearty Sunday lunches, our ever-changing menu celebrates all that Norfolk has to offer, whether it's for a quiet dinner for two, or a large family meal.

You don't have to be staying with us to join us for a drink or food. We welcome everyone, from our loyal locals to new guests from afar.

Holiday Cottages

Surrounded by the beautiful North Norfolk countryside, our portfolio of relaxed country chic, dog-friendly properties are ideal for romantic breaks, group getaways, or fun-packed family holidays.

The Lowes includes our bigger stays of Plover House and Tern Place, where you and your extended family will have time to explore North Norfolk, with access to our heated indoor pool, all weather tennis courts, and outdoor children's play area.

For those in smaller groups, our delightful studio, cottage and shepherds huts provide the perfect escape for peace seekers and romantics.


Shepherds Huts 

Hidden away in a quiet North Norfolk Nook you will find our two delightful Shepherds Huts, both just a short walk from The Pheasant entrance and with all the luxuries you need, complete with wood burner, en-suite claw foot bath, private dining area, TV and a welcome basket. Outside you can enjoy the glorious woodland space, cosy up with the chimenea where you can relax with a glass of wine or a good book. Sink into White Company sheets, and wake to the sound of birdsong and the sea breeze.

Choose from The Poachers or The Keepers.

Things To Do

You'll be spoilt for choice when it comes to adventure and family fun in North Norfolk.

Our endless expanse of coastline and magical woodlands are yours to explore - each area has it's own character and charm.

Whether you long for beach walks, shopping for local keepsakes or kayaking on the wide open sea, we'll help you find something that suits you and your family, don't forget the wellies!

Relax, unwind & get in the country state of mind