Park House Self-catering Cottage, Harlaxton,
nr Grantham, Lincolnshire
for holidays and short breaks

  To enquire call 01476 562526/07752 376870 or email [email protected]

Welcome to Park House in Harlaxton, Lincolnshire!

Gold Citation

Lincolnshire Life 'Taste of Excellence' Awards

- Nov 2017 -

Self Catering Accommodation 


Customers' Choice Award

- 2017 -


9.2 / 10.00 guest Revoo rating (March 2019)


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 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 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.

Keep fit or just relax......

Plus, local membership to Oceans Health & Fitness (gym, classes, swimming, sauna and steam room) is available by arrangement (additional charge) paid direct. 

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), 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.  Family and friends can share one place making the shared cost highly affordable when compared to local hotel rates.

See our Gallery and Facilities and Things to Do pages for more info about everything Park House has to offer and our favourite local activity suggestions!

Weekend and mid week breaks 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 now welcomes two dogs free of charge
(direct bookings only).  

Treat yourself during your stay!

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 the week?

Late bookings welcome!

Situated in Lincolnshire and close to the borders of Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire

4 rooms and up to 6 individual beds available

(set up as 3 doubles and one twin, or two doubles and two twins)

See our special offers and availability page - 
last updated 20th March 2019

Save money on your stay!

1) Always cheaper to book direct! 

It will be the same price as advertised elsewhere or cheaper (see deals page) and there's no booking fee!*

Plus, enjoy a special continental breakfast hamper and bottle of wine with our compliments.

(*Agent's usual booking fee £40)


2) Book a 'late availability' deal!

Midweek breaks available starting

1st April - 4 nights £395, 2 nights £300


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 hamper on arrival with continental breakfast including items such as croissants, pain au chocolat, cereals, bread, jams, milk and bottle of wine

*Be a Park House Pirate! 

Fun 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

* Plenty of helpful info supplied including local shopping directions, local walks, fishing, golf, local attractions, day membership at Oceans and places to eat

* Direct booking dates can be altered subject to availability and price change

(once, up to 6 weeks before arrival day, same duration of stay required)

* 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 etc

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

*Exclusive offer for use of local health and fitness centre Oceans - reduced rate of £5 per day or £20 per week so you can enjoy a workout or swim, or just relax in the sauna! 


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!

"Fantastic house.  Just enjoyed a brilliant weekend her with friends, highly recommended, thanks for having us."

Cheryl, York, Oct 2018

"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, Sept 2018

"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, Aug 2018

"Absolutely fabulous weekend.  Thanks for a lovely stay."

Dru and friends, London, July 2018

"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, July 2018

"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."

Thomas family, July 2018

"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, June 2018

"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."  

Kantharia family, June 2018

"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, March 2018

"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, December 2017

"A lovely weekend with family celebrating my son's 21st and Christmas get together. Lovely comfortable accommodation.  Thank you Nikki."

Kime family, Dec 2017

"Lovely time in Park House for family get together. Cosy cottage and comfy beds. Beautiful garden unfortunately too chilly to sit out.  Gorgeous village."

Helen, Keith and Lucy the dog from The Lakes, December 2017

"Brilliant house, perfectly situated for a North/South family celebration.  Beautifully equipped, spacious yet really cosy and warm.  Thank you Nikki!"

The Whites family from London, Leeds and Kent, December 2017

"Yet another fantastic weekend in a fabulous setting.  Thanks again Nikki!! :)xx"

The Baldwins, McInallys and Maddock, Oct 2017