The tranquil Lincolnshire village of Welbourn could be just perfect for a rural getaway with plenty to do and see nearby and ample opportunities to discover the fenland landscape on relaxed days out. Whilst staying in the village, you’ll notice the beautiful-looking church of St. Chad’s and can enjoy soaking up the wonderful country setting.
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For days out on your cottage break, you can’t beat the cathedral city of Lincoln. Its cathedral is amongst the finest you’ll see in the country. Browse the shops and cafes and take the kids to Lincoln Arboretum, where they can let off steam in the playground area.
Also providing an excursion is the market town of Sleaford, with market days on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays. If you want to learn about the area’s history, Navigation House has exhibits about navigating on the River Slea. More history is on show at Cogglesford Mill, a working watermill built in the 18th century, where visitors can see how it operates and buy produce from the mill shop.
Another town recommended for a visit is Newark on Trent with its lovely riverside setting and historical buildings. For more hints, tips and ideas on places to visit in this area of Lincolnshire, Newark has a tourist information office on Great North Road where you can visit for free helpful advice.
Options when it comes to places to stay in and near Welbourn include barn conversions and rural country cottages. Choose wherever suits you best and have a marvellous time in rustic Lincolnshire.
Book a Welbourn cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Lincolnshire on holiday.