Different people want different things from their short mid-week
break. Some want to spend their time outdoors, some exploring Grand Stately homes and gardens and some want to spend time in bustling city centres. Luckily Nottinghamshire
can cater to all these proclivities, and whatever your taste in activities you can be sure you will love staying in a Farm Stay holiday cottage
. Our properties are located in rural areas and are always clean, comfortable and of the highest quality. Giving you a place to relax after a day out exploring Nottinghamshire.Sherwood Forest
is quite possibly what Nottinghamshire is most well-known for, and for good reason. This ancient forest, once to home to the famous Robin Hood
and his Merry Men, is now open to be explored by the public. Whether you want to walk the forest, cycle it, play golf in it or even go horse riding through it you can do whatever you wish. A great place to visit in good weather, Sherwood Forest is a great day out.
Nottinghamshire also has an impressive array of man-made attractions too. Buildings such as Wollaton Hall, Nottingham Castle, Thoresby Hall
and Hardwick Hall
are magnificent constructions with a rich heritage, and all open to the public. With impressive stately grounds too these buildings rank among some of the finest in Britain. Plenty of Natioanl Trust properties can also be found in Nottinghamshire including Belton House
, Clumber Park
and Southwell Workhouse
The City of Caves
network in the heart of Nottingham is a very unique attraction which is well worth a visit. Comprising of a series of caves carved out of sandstone, the City of Caves has been used at various times as a tannery, public house cellar and air raid shelter. With audio tours and the possibility to buy a joint ticket which also includes entry into the Galleries of Justice Museum, the caves are a great way to do something interesting and different right in the city centre. Nottinghamshire
has something for everyone and for those having a short break without children, booking outside of term time will ensure you get even better rates for staying at your holiday cottage or B&B.
To find options for short breaks in Nottinghamshire, please take a look at the selection below: