Elton Hall
Elton Hall


County - Cambridgeshire | Map
Tel code: 01832 | code search
Postcode: PE8 | code search
Population: 650
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Black Horse
"Amazing place, my friend recommended me to go there, because this place always has been popular with excellent food. It was so delicious, even i booked a table for Christmas ..." More

Black Horse
"A first rate, friendly pub with excellent food and some fine ales. Welcomes dogs without reserve. My family and I returned three times during our week's holiday in the area. Perhaps ..." More

Crown Inn
"We arrived just before 8.00p.m. The staff were very friendly. Ordered our drinks from the bar. Lady took our food order. As our daughter was vegetarian asked if a pasta ..." More

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The tiny village of Elton lies in what used to be Huntingdonshire, but is now part of Cambridgeshire. It is situated on the B671 road, about eight miles south west of Peterborough. The hamlet of Over End is located a mile south of the village, on the same road. Elton is two miles away from Fotheringay, where Mary Queen of Scots was beheaded. It is also five miles away from Oundle, a historic market town which features the Talbot Inn. The Talbot Inn was built from the stones of the ruined Fotheringay Castle and features a wooden stairway taken from the castle. This stairway was the last stairway Mary walked down on the way to her execution. Close by is Elton Hall; an extraordinarily romantic, part Gothic house, which stands in the midst of unspoilt landscaped parkland. It offers a fascinating mix of styles and is surrounded by stunning gardens. There is also a garden centre to visit and the Loch Fyne restaurant that specialises in seafood. Elton Hall lies at the heart of a 3,800 acre Estate made up of farms, houses, cottages and commercial property, together with woodland. The Estate straddles the Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire borders. Pubs in Elton itself include The Crown and The Black Horse, both of which serve food.

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Crown Inn


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Loch Fyne Oyster Bar


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The Queens Head Inn & Restaurant (2.04 miles)

The Queens Head Inn & Restaurant

A warm welcome and traditional hospitality greets visitors to the Queens Head Inn and Restaurant situated on the banks of the River Nene in the picturesque Northamptonshire village of Nassington, near to Peterborough Stamford and ... More | visit website

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Fairlands B&B (2.08 miles)

Fairlands B&B
Ann and John welcome you to their beautiful family home Fairlands - a Grade 2 listed, traditional Northamptonshire farmhouse with a wealth of character - oak beams, inglenook fireplace, delightful mature gardens and safe off ... More | visit website
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Sibson Inn Hotel (2.27 miles)

Sibson Inn Hotel

Dear Guest, Why stay at a Hotel or Inn that is twice the price or half the value when you could stay at a real country Inn run by the owners.Why not support local businesses ... More | visit website

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Travelodge Peterborough Alwalton (2.87 miles)

There are loads of reasons our customers choose to stay at Travelodge. Our great value clean and comfortable rooms with en-suite provide everything needed for a good night's sleep and are close to where people ... More | visit website

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Marriott Peterborough Hotel (3.21 miles)

Marriott Peterborough Hotel
Set in 11 acres of landscaped grounds overlooking an ornamental lake, The Peterborough Marriott Hotel is the ideal location for business or pleasure. Each luxury en-suite bedroom features, satellite TV with pay movies, hairdryer, trouser ... More | visit website
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Haycock Hotel (3.32 miles)

Haycock Hotel

One of Englands finest coaching inns, dates back to 1620. Its impressive façade dominates the idyllic stone village of Wansford near Peterborough, set in unspoilt countryside on the banks of the River Nene. Our luxuriously ... More | visit website

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Southgate (3.65 miles)


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Modern Tudor styled house adjacent East of England Showground , with 3 doubles and one single room. Non Smoking throughout. [ Smoking allowed in rear garden, patio area] WIFI throughout ... More

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Premier Inn Peterborough (Ferry Meadows) (4.32 miles)

Premier Inn Peterborough (Ferry Meadows)
A great location just 2 minutes walk from Meadows Country Park and adjacent to an 18 hole Golf course with Pitch and Putt. For shops and local amenities Peterborough city centre is only 4 miles ... More | visit website
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Talbot Hotel (4.65 miles)

Talbot Hotel

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The ghost of Mary Queen of Scots is said to haunt the Elizabethan Talbot Hotel. The oak staircase, and other parts of the building, were brought from the ruins of ... More | visit website

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Premier Inn Peterborough (A1(M)J16) (4.92 miles)

Premier Inn Peterborough (A1(M)J16)
Ideally located within easy reach of the A1(M). For shops and local amenities Peterborough city centre is only 5 miles away. Local attractions include the East of England Showground, Elton Hall, Broadway and Key theatre ... More | visit website

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