Cheap Hotels in Retford
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With a stay at The Lawns Guest House in Retford, you'll be 12.5 mi (20.1 km) from Sherwood Forest Country Park and 8.4 mi (13.6 km) from Clumber Park. This 4-star guesthouse is 9.1 mi (14.6 km) from Worksop Golf Club and 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from Northern Racing College.
Located in Retford, Ye Olde Bell Hotel & Spa is within a 15-minute drive of Worksop Golf Club and Northern Racing College. This 4-star hotel is 13.8 mi (22.1 km) from Sherwood Forest Country Park and 8.6 mi (13.8 km) from Clumber Park.
Hotels in Retford
The rural market town of Retford sits in northern Nottinghamshire and is well connected to both the north and south by the A1. Surrounded by traditional villages and beautiful countryside, the town is close to South Yorkshire and the historic city of Lincoln.
Situated in an 18th-century house, Bassetlaw Museum has collections of local history, archaeology, agriculture and fine art. There are also a variety of events held such as craft workshops and specific history displays.
Sundown Adventure Land is a theme park for under-10s with over 30 rides and attractions to enjoy, including Giddy Piggies ride and Angry Birds Activity Park. Fun for all the family at very reasonable prices.
The great outdoors
If you fancy a walk, the Chesterfield Canal runs through the centre of Retford and its towpaths offer excellent routes for both cyclists and walkers. Alternatively you could take a trip to nearby Clumber Park, where you can walk or hire a bike to ride around the woodlands and lake. How about enjoying a barbeque or being pampered at Clumber Park Spa?
Idle Valley Nature Reserve is a large nature reserve and gives you the chance to go on a family walk around the lake to discover its plentiful wildlife. During school holidays there are activities for children and there's a café to stop at and refuel on essential coffee and cake.
Wetlands Animal Park gives visitors the chance to learn about and feed domestic and exotic animals including monkeys, deer, wallabies and meerkats in a natural setting. The animal park also has two lakes and woodland to explore on foot. Either take a picnic or have something to eat at the on-site café.
Food and drink
Harry's Coffee House serves exceptional coffee, and a breakfast at The Opera Tea Rooms will prepare you for the day ahead. In the evening there's a great choice, with over 15 eateries in and around the town. You'll find Indian, Cantonese and Italian restaurants as well as pubs serving home-cooked food. If you want a fine dining experience, situated in a charming town-house building is the award-winning No 5 Restaurant, which offers à la carte and Sunday lunch menus using seasonal, locally sourced produce.
There is a range of Retford hotels to choose from, whether you like quaint B&Bs or larger, more modern establishments.
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