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Welcome to Park House 

in Harlaxton, Lincolnshire!

'Customer Choice Award 2021' 


Gold Citation

Lincolnshire Life 'Taste of Excellence' Awards

Self Catering Accommodation 

2024 marks our 11th year of welcoming guests to Park House

This spacious, Grade II listed holiday cottage in Harlaxton, close to Harlaxton Manor, is a short drive from both the centre of Grantham and the Vale of Belvoir.

Close to the Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire borders with easy access from the A1, Grantham is also just over an hour on the train direct from King's Cross and within an hour of East Midlands airport.

Park House comprises four spacious bedrooms (including ground floor facilities) and is perfect for up to 8 people, plus two infants and two dogs at no additional charge.

Perfect, whatever the occasion....

Bookings are welcome all year round, be it a family occasion, friends get together, local wedding, house hunting, short break, short let, holiday or corporate let, Christmas, New Year and Easter.

Located in an idyllic conservation village.....

Park House is just a short walk to Harlaxton's own fine dining pub, 'The Gregory', a village shop and post office, children's playground and sports field. The village has many grade II listed properties (we have a booklet for a walk around to see these) as well as the stunning sights of Harlaxton Manor.

Lovely local walks either with or without a four-legged friend!

Enjoy local walks in the grounds of Harlaxton Manor, around Harlaxton village, along the Grantham Canal and around the local Denton Reservoir, making Park House ideal for dogs to have a holiday too.

Two local National Trust properties and many more attractions.....

Visit Belvoir Castle and its Capability Brown Garden, Belton House (National Trust), Isaac Newton's Woolsthorpe Manor (National Trust), Rutland Water, Tallington Lakes, Burghley House, Grimsthorpe Castle, Lincoln's fabulous Cathedral & Castle and Twin Lakes Family Theme Park near Melton Mowbray. Plus many more local places of interest.

Ideal for fishing, golf, cycling and walking....

Local fishing at Belvoir Lakes and Woodland Waters (day tickets required). Several golf courses within 25 minute drive. Fantastic cycling and walking routes in the local vicinity and around the Belvoir Vale.

Close to local amenities.......

Explore the local market town of Grantham, which has the Meres Leisure Centre (swimming, rock climbing, badminton, tennis, table tennis and more), Savoy multiscreen cinema, Grantham Bowl ten pin bowling alley, Jump Revolution Trampoline Park, Fun Farm indoor play centre for youngsters or Alpha Wold Urban Axe Throwing. Have a takeaway delivered or eat out!

Great base to explore Lincolnshire, Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire..

Visit neighbouring towns of Newark, Melton Mowbray, Oakham and Stamford, the historical city of Lincoln, as well as Nottingham and its National Ice Rink, Peterborough and Leicester, including the National Space Centre and Richard III Exhibition.

Ideal accommodation for before the big day and wedding guests....

Park House is local to many wedding venues including Harlaxton Manor, Belvoir Castle, Urban Hotel, Angel & Royal Hotel, Allington Manor, The Chequers (Woolsthorpe), Langar Hall Hotel, Eden House Hotel and Stoke Rochford Hall.  

Here's one of our lovely brides, Karlee, who spent the night before her wedding at Harlaxton Manor with her six bridesmaids at Park House. 


Park House is dog friendly!

This is Lily our Chocolate Labrador.

All our suggested walks and pubs have Lily's paw of approval!


Park House welcomes two dogs free of charge.  

Park House's motto - as featured on the kitchen wall!

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The Gregory Arms pub in Harlaxton is just a short walk from Park House and is open 7 days a week (food Wednesdays to Sundays).

 

The Chequers in Woolsthorpe (above) is a popular local pub, as well as the Welby Arms in the next village of Denton, The Farrier (Brewer's Fayre) on Harlaxton Road and The Dirty Duck at Woolsthorpe which you can walk to along the Canal.

Need accommodation while working locally?

Late bookings welcome!

Park House is in Lincolnshire, close to the borders of Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire. 

Great access from the A1 - just 2 miles away.

4 spacious rooms and up to 

6 individual beds available


4 doubles (3 kings/1 superking) 

Or - 3 doubles and 1 twin (upstairs or downstairs)

Or - 2 doubles and two twins (upstairs and downstairs)

Availability updated 22nd February 2024

 

IT'S ALWAYS CHEAPER TO

BOOK DIRECT! 

Your stay will be the same price as advertised elsewhere or cheaper. There's

NO AGENT BOOKING FEE 

(save from £40-£70!) and you'll enjoy extra welcome items on arrival as a thank you from us and more flexibility if you need to change your dates.

 

Our next available breaks: 

March

4th - 4 nights midweek

22nd - 2-7 nights

29th - 7 nights (Easter)

April

5th - 2-7 nights

15th - 4 nights midweek

22nd - 4 nights midweek

See our Special offers/availability page for more info on our breaks in 2024

THE PARK HOUSE DIFFERENCE!

We endeavour to make your stay as easy, convenient and enjoyable as possible every time you come!

* No charge for two dogs to stay too

* No booking fee for direct bookings. Save agent's fee of between £40 and £70, depending on the cost of the stay

 

* Welcome items as a thank you for choosing       Park House

 

*Be a Park House Pirate Treasure Hunt!

Set up on arrival so kids can explore their new home and start the fun!

 

* Personal welcome or contactless arrival if you prefer

 

* Plenty of helpful info - supermarkets, walks, fishing, golf, attractions, takeaway menus, places to eat including dog friendly pubs etc

 

* Late departure - only if no other guests are arriving that day (charges apply if stay not booked direct)

 

* Helpful items provided for your convenience, including tea, instant coffee, filter coffee, sugar, firelighters, matches, dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid, sponge and cloths, soap at all basins, bin bags, toilet rolls etc

 

* 24 hour no obligation date reservation while you liaise with your fellow guests to finalise your plans

GUEST COMMENTS

Here's what some of our recent guests have said....see lots more on our guest comments page!

"Delightful gardens and a unique house set in an utterly charming village.  The owners were very welcoming and we felt we had borrowed their home. Also excellent communication and so the stay was totally stress free."

Hall Family

"Excellent cottage for our family gathering. Really enjoyed our stay. Thank you for being so accommodating."

Melanie & family August 2023

"Lovely spacious house and gorgeous garden. Harlaxton Manor perfect for our little cycle runs. Thank you."

Booth family, August 2023

"What a wonderful place you have here. Really enjoyed our 48 hours - the place is so well equipped."

Lucy & family, July 2023

"Another lovely visit in this welcoming, warm, beautiful house. Many thanks Nikki for another lovely stay"

Chris & friends, June 2023

"Had another great stay. Weather and house wonderful. Will be back."

Carol & friends, June 2023

"Lovely visits in the area. Loved The Gregory - 2 meals. Fabulous house and garden."

Guy and friends, April 2023

"Wedding at Harlaxton Manor and visits around the area. Lovely home in wonderful surroundings. Thank you."

Rudge family, March 2023

"Awesome stay once again! Thank you Nikki for making it so lovely for us. We all had a fantastic time in and out of the house and Fabian even got a 7 letter word in Scrabble."

Return of the GoSkyDive family, March 2023

 

"We have had a fantastic weekend in this lovely home. We would all like to come back again. Thank you Nikki."

Aileen and friends March 2023

 

"Perfect location and house for a family get together. Thanks you."

Williamson family, March 2023

 

"We've had the most wonderful visit after a few years away (damn you Covid!). Thank you Nikki as always for your hospitality! Can't wait to come back next year"

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"So nice to be back after a Covid break away. Felt like coming home. Lovely meal at The Gregory. Much gossiping, food, fizz and a wonderful cosy fire. See you next year."

The girlie weekend gang, February 2023

 

"Lovely home, so relaxing. Love the open fire and local walks. Will return next year."

The Fuller family and Ernie the cockerpoo, 

February 2023

 

"Cosy fire, comfy beds. Great girls weekend away. All amenities we needed. Lovely local walks, fun, giggles and great food."

Sal and friends, December 2022

 

"We've had a lovely pre-Xmas break, the house is great. We've enjoyed Xmas lunch at The Gregory and Sam's fantastic afternoon tea."

Maggie and friends, December 2022

 

"Fab visit as ever. The Chequers Inn is a great place to eat. Would recommend."

Heather and family, November 2022

 

"Very warm and welcoming. All needs met! Lovely house, garden setting and a beautiful part of the world. We hope to come again - for peace and to be revived."

Adie and friends, October 2022

 

"Fab house, very well equipped. Perfect garden for all.Would have loved to have seen a bit more of Lincolnshire but so hot this week. 

Thanks Nikki & Nigel."

Anne-Marie and family, August 2022

 

"A beautiful, comfortable house, glorious countryside and wonderful places to visit. Thank you very much Nikki & Nigel for your hospitality."

Eric and family, August 2022

 

"Excellent place to make our base here in the UK. Had everything we needed. The kids loved the treasure hunt"

Sally and family. August 2022

 

"Another wonderful stay. Many thanks for your very warm welcome and lovely comfortable accommodation."

Chris and friends, June 2022

 

"Perfect stay in your lovely spacious house and gorgeous garden. Great location to attend our daughter's wedding in Harlaxton Manor. Also enjoyed great days out to Woolsthorpe Manor, Rutland Water and Lincoln."

The McManuses, June 2022

 

 

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