Short Breaks, Activity Breaks & Offers
This area offers fantastic countryside with a choice of many cycling routes around the picturesque villages of East Northamptonshire, North Cambridgeshire & the area up to Rutland Water.
The village location of the Queens Head Inn allows cyclists to either use it as a base for more than one night or as an overnight stay when passing through on a cycling route. Our bedrooms are very comfortable, the food excellent & the service efficient but unobtrusive. We can provide a secure space overnight for bikes. £99 for 2 people for 1 night accommodation including breakfast. £199 for 2 people for 2 nights accommodation, English breakfast on both mornings and dinner allowance of £20 per person on the first night.
Burghley House break includes B&B with entry tickets for 2 in a double or twin sharing from £149 for 1 night and £199 for 2 nights
Burghley, one of the largest and grandest houses of the first Elizabethan age. Built and mostly designed by William Cecil, Lord High Treasurer to Queen Elizabeth I, between 1555 and 1587. The stunning gardens & deer park are well worth a visit in themself. There are many events throughout the year you can attend and stay with us. Check out the Burghley House website
Getaway for a Friday night in Northamptonshire & the Nene Valley from £99.
Escape for a fabulous Friday night break to the Queens Head Inn in Northamptonshire without breaking the bank! Arrive anytime in the afternoon, perhaps in time for afternoon tea or late lunch, enjoy a stroll through the picturesque village or nearby Stamford and then have a lovely evening with dinner & drinks in the restaurant (£20 dinner allowance). In the morning breakfast awaits and then depart for home feeling relaxed and revived.
Fishing breaks in Northamptonshire & the Nene Valley from just £89
A fishing break in Northamptonshire, whilst staying at the Queens Head Inn is ideal for complete beginners or well seasoned anglers. There are a number of fisheries in the area which sell day or longer passes and there are several lakes and rivers, including the River Nene which we back onto too and which you can fish during your stay, and you can expect to catch carp, bream, pike, rudd & roach and more. Just a short drive away you will find the delightful Bluebell fishing complex, Tansor near Oundle. With its 6 lakes and 2 miles fishing on the River Nene it is famous for large Carp and Pike.
Tickets can be obtained from the Reception at the club. Tel 01832 226042 www.bluebell-lakes.co.uk
Discover the fabulous countryside of Northamptonshire & the Nene Valley with a 2 night rambling break from just £175 for 2 people
The Queens Head Inn offers high quality, comfortable and affordable accommodation for rambling short breaks in the picturesque village of Nassington on the banks of the River Nene on the border of Northamptonshire & Cambridgeshire . This area of the country features lovely countryside with many wonderful walks through forest, across fields or alongside rivers and canals. The village location of the Queens Head Inn allows ramblers to access the many public footpaths either directly from the village or for those a bit further away after a short drive. The Rambling break includes 2 night’s accommodation for 2 people sharing a twin or double room, English breakfast on both mornings and a £20 dinner allowance per person on one evening plus packed lunch for 2 people on one day for just £175
Discover the birds in the Nene Valley from just £175 for 2 nights for 2 people sharing
The Queens Head Inn is situated in the Nene Valley & has plenty of lovely countyside & walks within close proximity allowing bird watchers to explore the area & spot a number of species! In addition to which there are excellent bird watching areas with easy travelling distance including the Anglian Water Bird Watching centre at Rutland Water & Stanwick Lakes both of which have superb facilities & are within a 20 - 30 minute drive and are open throughout the year.
Our Birdwatching Short Breaks include 2 night’s accommodation for 2 people sharing a twin or double room, English breakfast on both mornings and a £20 dinner allowance per person on one evening plus packed lunch for 2 people on one day for just £175