The market town of Whittlesey is 2 miles away which offers a wide range of restaurants, hairdressers, coffee shops, and shopping facilities. Also there is Whittlesey Manor Leisure Centre which offers a swimming pool and Fitness Centre.
Peterborough is approx 8 miles.
Other areas within driving distance are Ely, Huntingdon, Cambridge, Oundle, Stamford and we are approx 40 mins away from the nearest seaside. 
10 miles from A1.
Also in driving distance to the Nene Valley Steam Railway, Ferry Meadows and
Peterborough Showground.
 
Events.
Petanque international championships in the village. (August)
The Whittlesey Straw Bear festival Jan 2022
Whittlesey Festival. 
1940's Ramsey weekend,  
More info at www.visitcambridgeshirefens.org
 
Bird Watching and wildlife:
A bird watchers and wildlife paradise is only a stones throw away, with the Nene washes behind us.
Our lake has brought in more wildlife including Ducks, Kingfishers, green woodpeckers.

Here are a few of the species that have been photographed by some of the watchers.
 
 
 

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Fishing: There are many lakes in the area, plus The river Nene near by.

We now have our own fully stocked carp lake. Ideal for a little pleasure fishing.

                                   

 

Only a minutes drive away there is:

Kingsland Reservoir,

Family run business with 3 reservoirs, established over the last 20 years. Two reservoirs are stocked with Carp, Tench, Roach and Rudd and third reservoir is the silver fish lake, stocked with Chubb, Bream, Crucian Carp, Tench, Orse, Rudd, and Barbel.

Day tickets available.

 

Golf clubs.

There are many Golf Clubs within driving distance.

Thorney, Ramsey, Thorpe wood, Milton, Orton Meadows, Elton Furze, Oundle.