Get away from it all and relax and unwind at New Farm Cottage, a fantastic rural retreat with a private heated indoor swimming pool and sauna, perfect for relaxing holidays. Situated in the beautiful Vale of Belvoir, on a working arable farm close to Melton Mowbray, this is a lovely country location where you can enjoy a tranquil break along with countryside views.
This family-friendly 4 bedroomed cottage can sleep up 9 adults plus a child in a cot and has recently been fully refurbished. The downstairs features under floor heating throughout so you can be assured of a cosy stay.
For days out, within an hour's drive of this welcoming cottage is the National Space Centre near Leicester, the appealing town of Grantham, Sherwood Forest and Rutland Water where you can enjoy a variety of outdoor pursuits. Closer by, the market town of Melton Mowbray, famous for pork pies and Stilton cheese is just 7 miles away. A street and livestock market is held every Tuesday and a Farmers market is held on Fridays.
Layout of the Accommodation at this 4 Bedroom Cottage with Pool
This property features a stylish lounge with colour TV and DVD player plus a window so you can see the swimming pool, a spacious kitchen/diner with a fridge and deep freezer, electric cooker, automatic washing machine, dishwasher, ironing facilities, microwave and a coffee maker. A high chair and stair gate are also provided. Upstairs, there is a family bedroom with one king-size bed, one single bed and an en-suite shower room, another double bedroom with a wash basin, a twin bedroom and a smaller bedroom with truckle beds (can be made up to be a double or a twin) and a cot. All linen is provided except for use with the child's cot. A patio in the garden comes complete with furniture and a BBQ.
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No smoking in the property. The cottage is located 1.5 miles away from the village of Harby near Melton Mowbray, with its pubs and local stores.
Short breaks are available - prices on request.
PLEASE contact us by phone or send an enquiry via the site. Prices start from £850 a week.
Deposit of £100 required to secure booking, balance due one month prior to arrival.
New Farm Cottage is situated in open stunning countryside in the Vale of Belvoir. Approximately two miles from the village of Harby and 7 miles to the Market town of Melton Mowbray ‘The Rural Capital of Food’, home of Stilton Cheese and the Pork Pie. Slightly further away is the town of Grantham, birthplace of Margret Thatcher and Sir Isaac Newton. Another thriving market town with plenty of visitor attractions. Some of the local attractions include Belvoir Castle, Sherwood Forest, Rutland Water, Twycross Zoo, The National Space Centre and Belton House. For the more adventurous there is a parachute school, Go Karts, and a water sports centre within 30 minutes of the cottage or relax by walking, horse riding or cycling along one of the many and picturesque foot and bridle tracks. There are also golf and fishing facilities nearby.
Nearest Train Station or Airport: Nearest railway station is at Melton Mowbray, mainline stations at Nottingham and Grantham.
Recommended Places to Visit: For a day trip try Alton Towers Theme Park, or walking in the Derbyshire Dales. The vibrant city of Nottingham can offer a visit to the Robin Hood centre The Castle or exploring the Nottingham caves, or maybe a day’s shopping is up your street? Nottingham also has some great nightlife, pubs, clubs, the Theatre Royal or Nottingham Concert Hall for your evening entertainment.
Annual Events: GlastonBudget Music Festival (May) Remptson Steam Rally (July) Beer Festival (Sept) Food Fair (Oct) Victorian Christmas Fair (Dec)
Recommended Places to Eat Out: The Vale of Belvoir has some fantastic local pubs serving home cooked food and real ales. The Nags Head in Harby is one of the oldest pubs in Leicestershire and is renowned for its fabulous menu, foodie theme nights and live entertainment. Call to book a table 01949 869629. Other pubs serving food and within 3 miles of the cottage are the newly refurbished Unicorns Head at Langar 01949 861604 and The Rose & Crown at Hose 01949 358913 Many of the Take-Away restaurants in Melton Mowbray provide a delivery service to Harby (a charge will be applicable). Our favourite Indian is The Spice Club 01664 410716 and for a Chinese try The Golden Choice 01664 411888.
Local Sports: Fishing, water sports at Nottingham's Holme Pierrepont Water Sports Centre, sailing, golf and horse riding nearby. A great area for walking or cycling.