Sycamore Lodge Farm has been converted into a luxury three-bedroom holiday cottage and is the ideal place for couples and families who want to relax and enjoy the beautiful surrounding Leicestershire countryside. Its facilities include a spacious lounge and dining area with exposed wooden beams and a large conservatory which affords panoramic views over the Vale of Belvoir. A six person hot tub with massaging jets ideal for a soothing end to the day. Spacious grounds including a patio, BBQ area and ample parking. TV, radio, video, DVD and Hi-Fi system. A warm welcome for all well behaved pets (by prior appointment). A No Smoking property. No hidden extras - all electricity, heating, gas and water included in the price. We guarantee a warm and friendly welcome.
Sycamore Farm Cottage is situated in open stunning countryside in the Vale of Belvoir. Approximately one mile from the village of Harby and 7 miles to the Market town of Melton Mowbray ?The Rural Capital of Food? home of Stilton cheese and the Pork Pie.
Slightly further away is the town of Grantham, birthplace of Margret Thatcher and Sir Issac Newton. Another thriving market town with plenty of visitor attractions.
Some of the local attractions include Belvoir Castle, Sherwood Forest, Rutland Water, Twycross Zoo, The National Space Centre and Belton House. For the more adventurous there is a parachute school, Go Karts, and a water sports centre within 30 minutes of the cottage or relax by walking, horse riding or cycling along one of the many and picturesque foot and bridle tracks. There are also golf and fishing facilities nearby.
The Vale of Belvoir has some fantastic local pubs serving home cooked food and real ales. The Nags Head in Harby is one of the oldest pubs in Leicestershire and is renowned for it?s fabulous menu, foodie theme nights and live entertainment. Call to book a table 01949 869629.
Other pubs serving food and within 3 miles of the cottage are the newly refurbished Unicorns Head at Langar 01949 861604 and The Rose & Crown at Hose 01949 358913
Many of the Take-Away restaurants in Melton Mowbray provide a delivery service to Harby (a charge will be applicable). Our favourite Indian is The Spice Club 01664 410716 and for a Chinese try The Golden Choice 01664 411888.
For a day trip try Alton Towers Theme Park, or walking in the Derbyshire Dales. The vibrant city of Nottingham can offer a visit to the Robin Hood centre The Castle or exploring the Nottingham caves, or maybe a day?s shopping is up your street?
Nottingham also has some great nightlife, pubs, clubs, the Theatre Royal or Nottingham Concert Hall for your evening entertainment.
- Children Allowed
- Hot Tub
- Pet Friendly