Out and About

The Nottinghamshire Countryside.....

one of the most exciting and diverse areas of the country to visit,whether you enjoy walking, cycling, historical sightseeing or quality shopping, all of these are within easy reach of the hotel.

We are located on the doorstep of one of the UK’s leading National Trust properties, Clumber Park, with 3,800 acres of stunning woodland, lakes and farmland to be explored by you and your family.

The world famous Sherwood Forest and Rufford Park are just a short drive from the hotel. Discover the medieval trails, re-enact the legend of Robin Hood and visit the Major Oak, or explore the twelfth century Abbey with its native woodland, lake and gardens. Alternatively travel to the magnificent Chatsworth House, home to the Cavendish family since the 1550s.

We are fortunate to be located near some of the best shopping destinations in the country which include, Nottingham, Lincoln and Sheffield city centres, historic towns such as Newark and Southwell, and of course Meadowhall Shopping Centre, one of England’s largest shopping venues, with over 290 popular high street retailers, all of which are within a 40 minute drive.

If you are looking for more of an exciting challenge, then Go Ape at Sherwood Pines is the perfect choice. Alternatively you can hire bikes from us and enjoy the various trails of the beautiful Clumber Park, which includes Route 6 on the National Bike Route. Local theme park Wheelgate is very popular for a family day out with a water park and rides to enjoy. For the little ones Sundown Adventure Land and White Post Farm are good choices and are guaranteed to entertain.