Bordered by picturesque countryside and boasting a rich and fascinating history, nearby Alwalton village and its surrounding areas promise countless leisure opportunities.
Those who enjoy the outdoors will delight in a visit to the nearby Ferry Meadows Country Park. With over 2,500 acres of parkland and lakes, this stunning green space hosts a range of activities including fishing, water sports and horse riding, while a quaint waterside café offers welcome refreshment after a long day of exploring.
For those seeking a slower pace, the majestic Alwalton Hall beauty and wellness sanctuary is just a five minute walk from Elder Brook. This stunning Georgian country house – once home to the 4th and 5th Earl Fitzwilliam – has been transformed into a unique wellness centre, offering luxury beauty and relaxation treatments in specially-themed suites.
Just over 10-minutes away by car, Peterborough has all of the attractions you’d expect of a large and vibrant city centre. From historical sites and majestic architecture, to grand theatres and award-winning restaurants, Peterborough is a hub of entertainment for visitors of any age.
With a growing reputation as ‘East Midlands city of festivals’, Peterborough proudly hosts a number of celebrations throughout the year, including the Heritage Festival, the Italian Festival, Diwali Festival, Peterborough CAMRA Beer Festival and the Perkins Great Eastern Run – to name just a few.