to promote wildlife-friendly gardening & British Wildlife


Natural Surroundings is a small business based in North Norfolk close to the town of Holt and just a stone’s throw from Blakeney and Cley-next-the-Sea. We offer a very special combination of wildlife-friendly gardens and grounds, cafe, shop and plant sales.

Natural Surroundings is owned and managed by Anne and Simon Harrap, and either Anne or Simon (or both) are usually on site, and are always happy to offer help and advice.


October to April: Tuesday to Sundays, 10am-4pm  (in addition, open Bank Holiday Mondays and every day during half term weeks and in the Christmas and Easter school holidays). Please not we will be closed from 24-27 December.

May to September: Every day, 10am-5pm.

Telephone: 01263 711091  E-mail: wildlife@naturalsurroundings.info

Find us on the minor road between Letheringsett (on the A148 just west of Holt) and Wiveton – just follow the brown ‘wildflower centre’ signs. Postcode: NR25 7JN.

Free parking; free entrance to shop, café and tea garden; small charge for entrance to gardens and grounds.  Well-behaved dogs on leads are welcome in the shop, café and grounds.

We’re award winners! We’re proud to say that we’ve been awarded a 2017 Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor for consistently earning top ratings from our customers. Thanks to everyone who’s posted!  Read our reviews.