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Beautiful Countryside Weekend Away near Peterborough

The award-winning River Nene Cottages are based near Peterborough. Our riverside setting in the lovely Cambridgeshire countryside offers something for everyone. From long countryside walks to incredible fishing, and first-class surroundings that are ideal for contemplation and creativity, you are sure to savour your countryside weekend away.
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Explore the Nene Park Trust and More in Cambridgeshire.

Whether you’re booking golf breaks or a quiet countryside weekend away, you can enjoy an array of activities and scenery within a couple of miles of River Nene Cottages:
  • Nene Park Trust – explore three lakes, take part in exhilarating water sports, and see the miniature railway.
  • Burghley House – a 16th century country house built for Sir William Cecil in the late 1500s.
  • Nene Valley Railway – a steam railway that is great for a family day out.
  • Peterborough Cathedral – an architectural masterpiece, this Norman style Cathedral makes for awe-inspiring exploration.
  • Sacrewell Farm – this working farm is open to the public throughout the year and offers great family fun during your countrywide weekend away.
  • The East of England Showgrounds/Peterborough Arena - many major annual events are hosted at this venue including Truck Fest, The Mod Show, LAMA and The Land Rover Show.
  • Fotheringhay – a small village steeped in English Royal history, complete with a destroyed castle.
  • Nene Park Trust – explore three lakes, take part in exhilarating water sports, and see the miniature railway.
  • Market Towns – known as the Golden Triangle in Stamford, these stone towns boast plenty of antique shops, five medieval churches and stunning stone architecture.
  • Photography – from animals and birdlife to the River Nene’s Water Newton Lock, photographers have plenty of scenery to capture.
  • Landscape painting – Water Newtown is surrounded by idyllic scenery, suitable for painters
  • Water Newton – there are plenty of Roman walks to explore including the site where a hoard of fourth-century Roman silver, discovered in 1975 near the Roman town of Durobrivae at Water Newton.  

Book Your Golf Breaks and Getaways Now

The award-winning River Nene Cottages are based near Peterborough. Our riverside setting in the lovely Cambridgeshire countryside offers something for everyone. From long countryside walks to incredible fishing, and first-class surroundings that are ideal for contemplation and creativity, you are sure to savour your countryside weekend away.

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Ready to book your stay? 
Call us on 01733 230 628 or 07778 625 166 today.

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