Park House Self-catering Cottage, Harlaxton,
nr Grantham, Lincolnshire for holidays and short breaks
Welcome to Park House
in Harlaxton, Lincolnshire!
Lincolnshire Life 'Taste of Excellence' Awards
Self Catering Accommodation
9.7 / 10.00 independent guest Revoo rating
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 including its waterpark, Tallington Lakes, Burghley House, Clumber Park (National Trust), Grimsthorpe Castle, Lincoln's fabulous Cathedral & Castle including the Magna Carta Exhibition and Twin Lakes Family Theme Park near Melton Mowbray, and many more local places of interest.
Ideal for fishing, golf, cycling and walking....
Local fishing at Belvoir Lakes and Woodland Waters (day ticket 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), new Savoy multiscreen cinema, Grantham Bowl ten pin bowling alley, Jump Revolution Trampoline Park, Fun Farm indoor play centre for youngsters and Reel multi-screen cinema. You can even have a takeaway delivered!
Great base to explore Lincolnshire, Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire..
Or 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 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, Grantham Ramada Resort and Stoke Rochford Hall.
Weekend, mid week breaks and full weeks available
minimum booking 2 nights
Visiting Harlaxton College / Harlaxton Manor?
"We’ve had some very positive feedback from all those that have stayed at Park House, so we’re happy to continue recommending you."
Events Manager, Harlaxton Manor
We're dog friendly!
This is Lily our Chocolate Labrador.
All our suggested walks and pubs have Lily's paw of approval!
See the gallery for pics of local walks.
Park House welcomes two dogs free of charge
(direct bookings only).
Treat yourself during your stay!
Park House's motto - as featured on the kitchen wall!
Harlaxton's own popular fine dining pub 'The Gregory' is within a short walk and welcomes dogs in the bar area.
Another dog friendly pub is The Chequers at Woolsthorpe, a short drive away.
Do you have team members working in Grantham or the surrounding area during
Late bookings welcome!
Situated in Lincolnshire and close to the borders of Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire. Great access from the A1.
4 rooms and up to 6 individual beds available
(can be set up as 4 doubles or 3 doubles and one twin or or two doubles and two twins)
See our special offers and availability page -
last updated 1st March 2021
IT'S ALWAYS cheaper to
Your stay will be the same price as advertised elsewhere or cheaper and there's
NO AGENT BOOKING FEE
(save £40) and extra welcome items on arrival!
Park House is currently closed for leisure stays until national lockdown restrictions are lifted which will not be any earlier than 12th April.
However, we might be able to assist with eligible stays subject to provision of proof of eligibility
eg keyworkers needing accommodation locally
people in between house moves
people attending a local funeral
Please get in touch to discuss
Winter rates: 2 nights £349, 3 nights £449, 7 nights £599
(from 23rd Feb - 12th April)
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 (direct bookings only).
* Lunchtime departure at no extra charge (providing no new guests are arriving that day)
* No booking fee for direct bookings. Save agent's fee of £40+.
* Welcome items on arrival with items including wine and chocolates
*Be a Park House Pirate Treasure Hunt!
Set up on arrival so kids can explore their new home and start the fun!
* Personal welcome on arrival to ensure everything is satisfactory and to answer any questions you might have about the property, village or surrounding area. Or contactless arrival if preferred.
* Plenty of helpful info supplied including local shopping directions, local walks, fishing, golf, local attractions, day membership at Oceans, takeaway menus and places to eat including dog friendly pubs etc
* Helpful items provided for your convenience, including various teas, filter coffee, sugar, firelighters, matches, dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid, sponge and cloths, soap at all basins, bin bags, toilet rolls, other kitchen items etc
* 24 hour no obligation date reservation while you liaise with your fellow guests to finalise your plans
Special request or requirements?
Just ask and we will help if we can.
Here's what some of our recent guests have said....see lots more on our guest comments page!
"A beautiful, perfect base for our weekend wedding stay."
Newly weds Rachel and David
Grantham (July 2020)
"This is just the right house for the 8 of us. Lovely Relaxing weekend. Will definitely be back. Thanks!"
Hanrahan/Parks families, Yorkshire and London (July 2020)
"Fantastic house. Just enjoyed a brilliant weekend her with friends, highly recommended, thanks for having us."
"Thank you Nikki and Nigel for your hospitality and the welcome pack! We have enjoyed being in this lovely house and found some excellent places to eat including The Chequers and The Woodhouse Arms."
Colin, Mary, John and Pam, Leeds and Colchester
"We've had a lovely family holiday - the house has been an ideal 'home' for all of us. We love the area. So pretty and loads to do."
The Shelbourn family, Kent, London, Bristol and Yorkshire
"Absolutely fabulous weekend. Thanks for a lovely stay."
Dru and friends, London
"We had a lovely stay at Park House. I believe you have the most comfortable beds this side of the pond :) We are very grateful for a couple decent nights sleep. Thank you very much for having us!"
Lampert family, Indiana, USA
"Thank you for a relaxing break in your very comfortable and well equipped holiday cottage. We all thoroughly enjoyed our time there - our only complaint was that we should have booked a longer break! We look forward to a return visit sometime."
"We all had a lovely week in this lovely house. The weather was sunny and warm, so the splendid garden was well used. We especially liked our trips to Oakham and Stamford. Thank you Nikki and Nigel."
Jim, Margaret, David, Nan and Katie the dog from Glasgow, Scotland
"Perfect location for a short stay when going to a wedding at Harlaxton Manor. Beautiful gardens in a lovely village location. It's a shame we couldn't stay longer and explore the area more. We will be back I'm sure, thank you."
"Always stay here when in area. Lovely house and Nikki is always great. Be back soon I'd imagine. Thanks again, always a pleasure!"
Kieran, Dean, Fat Chris, Marc and Joe, CLC Transmission Services
"A fabulous Christmas in a cosy cottage in a welcoming and friendly village at a wonderful time of year. Super sunny walks along canal to Dirty Duck and cosy nights in front of the fire as the snow fell. The facilities and amenities far exceeded our expectations and a wonderful time was had by all. Thank you so much from each of us including Barney the Beagle."
Spires, Laugharnes & Enders, Surrey Hampshire and Gateshead
"A lovely weekend with family celebrating my son's 21st and Christmas get together. Lovely comfortable accommodation. Thank you Nikki."