With an ample selection of leisure options, the surrounding area of Holbrook Park offers something for everyone.
Nearby Chellaston Park – under one mile from home – provides football pitches and lush grassland, while at Alvaston Park – an 11-minute drive away – residents will find a scenic lake teeming with local wildlife. Crowning the local nature offerings is Elvaston Castle Country Park, a 321-acre expanse of parkland, woodland, picturesque water features and beautiful formal gardens.
Golf-lovers of any level of proficiency will appreciate the range of local choices. Sinfin Golf Course and Derby Golf Club, two notable options, each offer an 18-hole course and can be reached in around eight minutes by car.
For those looking to keep active, Moorways Sports Village and Water Park, and the neighbouring Moorways Stadium, cater to a variety of exercise preferences. Among the multitude of appealing features are a state-of-the-art gym, a 50-metre swimming pool, fitness studios, and a sauna; the water park, meanwhile, offers an ideal area for family fun. Complementing these opportunities, the stadium offers an athletics track alongside grass and artificial football pitches.
To add to these abundant nearby possibilities, residents should make the 15-minute drive to Derby city centre. Those seeking to absorb the region’s rich history will find a number of alluring museums within walking distance, while an exciting laser-tag centre and a fantastic collection of cinemas offer a different kind of leisure.