Decoy Barn

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  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Guest Accommodation with 4 rooms £38 pppnb


Twin Room

Twin Room

Decoy Barn


Mr John Stevens & Ms Suzanne McQueen

Beccles Road,
Great Yarmouth,
NR31 9AB


Beccles Road,
Great Yarmouth,
NR31 9AB


Decoy Barn in Fritton, Great Yarmouth is a 200 year old converted barn with many original features and a warm, welcoming atmosphere.

All rooms are on the ground floor with lovely views across Fritton Lake Country Park and direct access to the landscaped south facing gardens with your own garden furniture. All rooms are ensuite and beautifully appointed, some rooms are in our converted stables.

Situated on the A143 Decoy Barn is ideally situated to tour the Broads and other places of interest locally and is just 25 minutes from historic Norwich.

Check in is usually from 4pm onwards but can be changed by prior arrangement.

Children welcomeRadioTelevisionTea/coffee making in bedroomsPacked lunches providedSpecial diets availableIroning facilitiesSnacks/afternoon teaPrivate parkingGardenTotally non-smokingBuilding of historical interestDisabled facilitiesCentral heatingElectric shaver pointsTelevision availableGolf available (onsite or nearby)Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedPublic house/InnDogs/pets accepted by arrangementVegetarian diet availableDesignated smoking areaWiFi or internet accessLeisure club (onsite or nearby)Hairdryer

Caldecott Health Club, Spa and Golf Course just 2 minutes away in car. Fritton Arms and country park 500 yards away. Decoy Barn Public House opposite Children welcome from age 10.


See location of Decoy Barn on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TM 464998  Lat: 52.54204 Long: 1.63804

By Road
Decoy Barn is situated 6 miles from Beccles and 5 miles from Great Yarmouth on the A143, opposite the Decoy Tavern in Fritton.

By Public Transport
Buses stop outside Decoy Barn from Beccles and Great Yarmouth. Nearest rail station is at Haddiscoe which is 1 mile away. (With prior notice, we can collect you from the station.)

For public transport information and timetables call 0871 200 2233 or visit


  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • RadioRadio
  • TelevisionTelevision
  • Tea/coffee making in bedroomsTea/coffee making in bedrooms
  • Packed lunches providedPacked lunches provided
  • Special diets availableSpecial diets available
  • Ironing facilitiesIroning facilities
  • Snacks/afternoon teaSnacks/afternoon tea
  • Private parkingPrivate parking
  • GardenGarden
  • Totally non-smokingTotally non-smoking
  • Building of historical interestBuilding of historical interest
  • Disabled facilitiesDisabled facilities
  • 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
  • Public house/InnPublic house/Inn
  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangementDogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • Vegetarian diet availableVegetarian diet available
  • Designated smoking areaDesignated smoking area
  • WiFi or internet accessWiFi or internet access
  • Leisure club (onsite or nearby)Leisure club (onsite or nearby)
  • HairdryerHairdryer

Caldecott Health Club, Spa and Golf Course just 2 minutes away in car. Fritton Arms and country park 500 yards away. Decoy Barn Public House opposite Children welcome from age 10.

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
    • YesGravel
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)
    • YesHas a ramp

Public Areas

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


  • YesBedroom furniture can be re-arranged if requested by guest
  • YesBedroom with non-allergenic bedding available
  • YesBedroom without fitted carpets 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
  • YesWCs with handrails available
  • YesBedrooms available with en suite bathrooms suitable for guests who use a wheelchair


  • YesRamp to entrance
    • YesHandrail by ramp
  • 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:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliac)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesVegetarian


  • YesProprietors/staff available 24-hours
  • YesEmergency evacuation procedures for guests with disabilities
  • YesStaff have had disability awareness training


Please note that there is a 21cm step over into the shower. Unfortunately this means that no bathrooms are therefore suitable for persons bound to their wheelchair.