Park House Self-catering, Dog-friendly Cottage, Harlaxton, near Grantham, Lincolnshire,
for holidays and short breaks
Welcome to Park House
in Harlaxton, Lincolnshire!
'Customer Choice Award 2021'
Lincolnshire Life 'Taste of Excellence' Awards
Self Catering Accommodation
9.5 / 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, 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!
The Gregory Arms, Harlaxton
Harlaxton's own popular fine dining pub 'The Gregory' is within a short walk and welcomes dogs in the bar area.
The Chequers, Woolsthorpe,
Another dog friendly pub is The Chequers at Woolsthorpe, a short drive away.
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)
See our special offers and availability page -
last updated 15th August 2022
IT'S ALWAYS CHEAPER TO
Your stay will be the same price as advertised elsewhere or cheaper. There's
NO AGENT BOOKING FEE
(save £40) and you'll enjoy extra welcome items on arrival as a thank you from us.
Next available stays
17th October - 4 nights midweek
31st October - 4 nights midweek
7th November - 4 nights midweek
18th November - 2/3 night weekend
See our Special offers page for more info on our availability and prices
2023 bookings now available!
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
* 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 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
* 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
Here's what some of our recent guests have said....see lots more on our guest comments page!
"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
"Really lovely week in a beautiful house and setting. 4 kids and 4 adults all had a great time! Will very much be back :) xx"
Faye Rockley and friends, May 2022
"Such a nice house. Spacious, beautiful garden. Thanks for letting us enjoy this house."
Waingap Construction, May 2022
"Lovely spacious house for 6 adults and 2 girls. Garden was a good size for playing games. Good size bedrooms and well equipped kitchen. Beautiful village with houses so unique. Had a great time."
The Browns and Coombes, May 2022
"Another wonderful holiday in this gorgeous cottage. Always welcoming, so comfortable. Visited Belvoir Castle, Melton Mowbray, Rutland Water and Barnsdale Gardens this time and still loads more to do next time. Thanks Nikki for everything and see you again soon! xx"
The Baldwins, June 2021
"Really enjoyed our week here in this lovely cottage. So much space and the garden was perfect in the sunshine. Thanks for the welcome."
Dawson and Shields families, Sheffield & London June 2021
"Thanks for a wonderful stay and for making everything so effortless. Lovely house, beautiful area and looking forward to coming back again soon. Thank you also for the hamper full of goodies - we enjoyed our cake say by Rutland Water - beautiful. :) x "
The Huxley family, Suffolk, April 2021
"We love your home and garden! Charlie the spaniel enjoyed a few walks but as he gets anxious it was so good to let him enjoy the garden on the days he couldn't walk. Loved Harlaxton Manor, the canal, Naturescape. Thank you x."
The Kirkwood family, Cheltenham, April 2021
"Such a lovely house. Really spacious and well equipped with a beautiful garden, while also being very cosy. We ended up spending a month here between moving house during lockdown. Nikki was fantastic - so helpful, very communicative and accommodating. It’s set in a beautiful, peaceful village, right next to a park with amazing views. Park House was a lovely, peaceful haven for us and our children and I’d highly recommend it."
Vincent family (November 2020)
"Had a lovely time staying in Park House. Would definitely love to return. Great hosts and lovely setting. The kids and dogs had a blast. Thank you!"
The Millichaps and Hilliers
"Another relaxing holiday on our return to Park House. Grantham Canal walk is terrific and garden centres galore. Thanks again."
Jack and Nancy, Hawes
"Had a wonderful weekend. Thanks so much to Nikki. Hope to be back sometime."
Jenny and family, Northampton
"Another relaxing stay. Great walks, great food, great scenery, great house and great hosts - what's not to love!! See you next year!! :)"
The Baldwins, Colchester
"Fantastic week. Weather gorgeous. Lovely comfortable cottage. Great walks, fantastic scenery. Belvoir and Burghley both great to visit. Thanks for welcome!"
Pyzers, Great Yarmouth
"Thanks for a lovely long weekend break in a beautiful home and gardens. So private. A very tranquil village, everything we needed and more. Would definitely recommend. Thanks."
The Lowe family, Stoke-on-Trent (September 2020)
"What a beautiful holiday home! Perfect village location. Enjoyed the garden and local walks. Great to visit Belton House, Belvoir Castle Gardens and Grantham Canal walk. love to come back again. Wonderful hosts"
The Vince family, London and Stowmarket (August 2020)