Disabled Access & Facilities

(all Norfolk County council toilets require a "Radar" key)

Ludham Bridge
Ludham (Womack Staithe)
Wroxham Barns

Boat Hire
Broads Tours - Wroxham 01603 782 207
Kingcraft (wheelchair lift) - Horning?
King Line Cottages (electric boats with wheelchair access) - Horning 01692 630 297
City Boats - Norwich 01603 701 701
BA - Ormesby Little Broad 01493 730 342
NBSS - Upton Sailing for Blind/visually impaired 01603 783 096

Horning - Swan Car Park
Hoveton - Next to MacDonalds

Boardwalks suitable for wheelchairs
Beccles Marsh Trails
Cockshoot Broad (Fishing Platform)
Filby Broad
Hickling Broad
Horstead Mill
Ranworth Broad
Rockland St Mary
Salhouse Broad (Reserved mooring for disabled visitors)
Whitlingham Country Park

Womack Staithe (pebbled)
Ludham Bridge Staithe (Gravelled)
Boardwalks & Easy Paths

Barton Broad (BA)
Disabled Visitors Car park at Entrance
There is an Access pack to make the boardwalk more friendly for visitors with sensory impairment

Carlton Marshes (SWT)

Cockshoot Broad (NWT)
There are fishing platforms for members of Norwich and District Anglers Association on the bank of the River Bure nearby.

Filby Broad(BA)
There is a Fishing platform on one of the boardwalks

Hickling Broad(NWT)
Horstead Mill (BA)
Rockland St. Mary (NCC)

Salhouse Broad 01603 721144
There is a single mooring available for disabled visitors

Wheatfen 01508 538 036
Whitlingham Country Park (BA)

BA- Broads Authority 01603 610734
NCC- Norfolk County Council 01603 223 284
NWT- Norfolk Wildlife Trust  01603 625 540
SWT- Suffolk Wildlife Trust  01502 564 250

Boat Trips

Barton Broad (BA)
Guided tours on Solar boat "Ra" Ramp Access up to 12 passengers
Sound amplification  01603 782 281

"Waveney Stardust" Single deck cruiser with Hydraulic lift takes up to 12, Galley & Accessible toilet  07817 920 502

Mississippi river boat "Southern Comfort" up to 6 wheelchair users on schedule trips or up to 20 for private parties. 01692 630 262

Broadland passenger craft hydraulic lift takes up to 45 passengers including 5 wheelchair users Accessible toilet  01603 782 527

Broads Tours Trips on 4 boats up to 8 wheelchair users (manual chairs only) toilets are wide access but not wheelchair accessible  01603 782 207

Ludham Bridge
Wildlife trips by electric boat, Audio loop up to 11 passengers (no wheelchair access) 01692 630 486

City Boats up to 4 wheelchair users 01603 701 701

Oulton Broad
Waveney River Tours large passenger boat up to 4 passengers (manual wheelchairs only) 01502 574 903

Nancy Oldfield Trust

Motor cruising with wheelchair access, Sailing, Canoeing, Kayaking and birdwatching for all whatever disabilities they may have,. Day activities, holidays and courses. Self-catering residential bungalow for up to 10 people 01692 630 572
Useful Numbers

Norfolk RentaScooter mobility hire 0800 328 1699
National Mobility Hire, delivery of Mobility equipment to most areas of the UK 08700 949 808
Norfolk Shopmobility , 2 Castle Mall, Norwich open daily 10am to 4pm Booking advised 01603 766 430
Disability advice, help and support, Age Concern Norfolk, 01603 787111
Norfolk Disabilty information centre, the Vauxhall Centre Norwich 01603 763295