Winter Breaks

Warm Up Your Winter at Potters Resorts Hopton-on-Sea

All Inclusive Winter Breaks on the Norfolk Coast

Join us at Potters Resorts Hopton-on-Sea for an Exclusive for Adults short break in Norfolk this January or February. Our 3 night weekends and 4 night midweek breaks will add some warmth to the cold days, and extra sparkle to the dark nights.

At Potters, comfort meets charm in our cosy accommodation, ranging from hotel rooms surrounding the central facilities to bungalows stretching down to the sea, where you can wrap up and go for a revitalising stroll or simply enjoy the picturesque views.

We take care of everything for you on your Winter getaway, you won’t need to lift a finger, or spend an extra penny on resort. Instead, indulge yourself with seasonal coffees or a hot chocolate in our Bowlers Bar, reconnect with loved ones as you tuck into hearty food four times a day, marvel at dazzling West End quality shows, take part in our daytime activities programme and enjoy superb sports & leisure facilities. There’s something for everyone.

Unforgettable memories await you this Winter at Potters Resorts. There is so much packed into every break, and it’s all included.

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Best 5 Star All Inclusive Resort In UK

Both of Potters Resorts are amazing. 5 star all inclusive breaks with everything that anyone might need on hand. Great customer service, every team member works exceptionally hard to make everyone’s break amazing. Superb entertainment, great food, lots of activities, comfortable rooms, spa facilities. Something for everyone! My last break was at Hopton at the end of January which was brilliant. Prior to that I have been to Five Lakes five times from last August until beginning of January and I have another two breaks booked. I think that shows how much I love going there!

Lorraine W - TripAdvisor Review, Feb 23

Delicious Food

Take your seat in the Garden or Gallery restaurant and enjoy full board dining with a hearty breakfast, lunch and a delicious 3-course dinner on each full day of your Winter break. Our fantastic variety of dishes are sure to have something that will warm your bellies this Winter, with traditional British fare. It’s the perfect complement to an activity-filled break, and it’s plentiful.

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Our chefs cater for most dietary requirements, so please feel free to discuss this with our friendly team at time of booking.

Comfortable Accommodation

Our Norfolk resort has a wide variety of cosy accommodation available from Bungalows that stretch down towards the sea, to hotel rooms and suites that surround the central facilities. With a wide range of room configurations including singles, interconnecting and larger options, you won’t have any trouble finding the perfect room for you and your party this Winter.

Jam-packed Activities

Whatever the weather, our Winter breaks are jam-packed with fun and a huge variety of exciting activities for all interests.

Take a dip in the heated indoor pool, relax in the sauna, explore with VR, have a friendly game of table tennis, badminton or snooker, or play an end of bowls at the home of the World Indoor Bowls Championships. (You can even visit while it’s on here and watch some of the best players in the world strut their stuff.)

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West End Quality Entertainment

You’ll love the warm and entertaining atmosphere throughout your Winter break. Tap your feet as our first class singers take centre stage during the day in The Garden Bar, while you enjoy a hot chocolate or bean-to-cup coffee. Then, after dinner, you’ll head into the state-of-the-art Atlas Theatre to enjoy heart-warming comedy before a West End quality show that’s guaranteed to brighten up those darker nights.

Inclusive Drinks

A break at Potters is truly all-inclusive, which means your bank balance gets a rest too as we’ve got your drinks tab covered from the time you arrive, to the time you leave. So relax and recharge with a morning cappuccino, warm your cockles with hot chocolate over lunch and enjoy your evenings with a warming glass of red; the choice is entirely yours throughout your stay.

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5* In All Aspects

First time in potters and all we can say is WOW, WOW, WOW. Food is lovely, so fresh, so much choice and I love that you can chose from a menu. Entertainment is West End quality and there’s so much to do all day, we loved the bingos, the quizzes and the crafts. Aside from that there’s sports, virtual reality, Giant's Swing, you name it, potters has it. We used the pool everyday and it was always clean and quiet. There’s a hot tub, steam room and sauna.

Loz M - TripAdvisor Review, Feb 23

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The World Comes To Potters Every January

Every January, Potters Resorts Hopton-on-Sea hosts The Imagine Cruising World Indoor Bowls Championships. Over 17 days we welcome the world’s best players, as they take to The International Arena to compete for five trophies.

You can find out more about our World Bowls breaks and day tickets here. Or, for those who prefer to play rather than watch, we have a whole host of tournaments at both of our resorts.

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Winter Bowls Tournaments

This January and February, you can enjoy a selection of inclusive bowls tournaments on selected breaks at the home of The Imagine Cruising World Indoor Bowls Championships. These extra activities are free-to-enter, but it’s important to register your participation in bowls at time of booking as spaces are limited.

Short Mat Bowls Tournaments

This variation of carpet bowls is played on a specially designed 45-foot long and 6-foot wide mat, with a block in the middle and ditches at both ends, adding an extra layer of excitement and strategy to your game.

Embrace this friendly competition as we bring people together through the joy of this fantastic sport, exclusively at Hopton-on-Sea this Winter.

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Indoor Bowls Tournaments

After the Imagine Cruising World Indoor Bowls Championships concludes, you can enjoy free-to-enter indoor bowls tournaments on the famous blue carpet.

• Teams of four
• Three guaranteed games (up to 90 mins each)
• Knockout matches for top performing teams
• Teams will typically play four round robin games (occasionally three depending on participant numbers) of up to 90 minutes per game.

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Association Bowls Tournaments

We are pleased to host two bowls association tournaments during our Winter Breaks, exclusively at Hopton-on-Sea. These breaks are designed for both your enjoyment as well as to support associations with funds to help further promote the sport.

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Join us on the glorious Norfolk coast

Set on the coastline border of Norfolk and Suffolk, Potters Resorts is situated in the village of Hopton-on-Sea where the sun rises first at the UK’s most easterly point.

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