Driftway Cottages in Royston

Welcome to Driftway Cottages. Originally part of the famous Wimpole Hall Estate and built as a hunts lodge and stables in 1840, these properties are located only 1 mile from Wimpole Hall. The cottages have been restored to a very good standard providing an ideal holiday base for the many attractions Cambridgeshire has to offer. Set amidst 350 acres and in an ’Area of Best Landscape’, the farm surrounds an ancient woodland which is designated as a ’Site of Special Scientific Interest’. Many footpaths and bridleways traverse the farm and woods, giving excellent walks and rides. Duxford Air Museum and Cambridge, 10 miles. Within 25 miles are Saffron Walden, Bedford, Letchworth, Ely, Huntingdon, St Ives and Newmarket for the races. Other local attractions are Denny Abbey, Hamerton Zoo, The Raptor Foundation and the American Cemetery. There are numerous golf courses and riding schools, even go-karting and hot air balloon rides. Shop 21/2 miles, pub 11/2 miles.

Driftway Cottages is pleased to offer the following holiday cottage accommodations. View their photo galleries and information below. These cottages are available to book online now.

Owl Cottage (Cottage)

This holiday property is set in a wonderful location, surrounded by 350 acres of grounds and woodland. Ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen with beams and wooden floor. 2 twin bedrooms, one with additional single. Shower room with toilet. First floor: 1 double (5ft) bedroom with 2 additional singles and en-suite bathroom with toilet. Stereo/CD. Washer/dryer. Fridge/freezer. Ample parking. All properties: Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and high chair on request. Electric cooker. Microwave. Dishwasher. Fridge. Small enclosed garden with patio and furniture. Use of woodland and arable farm. No smoking. NB: There is an unfenced pond 75 yards. No smoking. Ideal touring base.

Peacock Cottage (Cottage)

Visit all that Cambridgeshire has to offer from this property, including Cambridge, Saffron Walden, Bedford Letchworth, Ely, Huntingdon, St Ives and Newmarket. Ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen with wooden floors. Separate toilet. First floor: 2 twin bedrooms. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. Stereo/CD. Washer/dryer. Fridge/freezer. Ample parking. All properties: Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and high chair on request. Electric cooker. Microwave. Dishwasher. Fridge. Small enclosed garden with patio and furniture. Use of woodland and arable farm. No smoking. NB: There is an unfenced pond 75 yards. No smoking. Ideal touring base.

Woodpecker (Cottage)

This holiday property is set in a beautiful location, surrounded by farmland and ancient woodland. Ground floor: Living room with patio doors/dining room/kitchen with tiled floors. Separate toilet. First floor: 3 bedrooms: 1 double, 2 twin. Bathroom with toilet. Shower room with toilet. Freeview TV. DVD. Washing machine. Fridge/freezer. Parking (3 cars). All properties: Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and high chair on request. Electric cooker. Microwave. Dishwasher. Fridge. Small enclosed garden with patio and furniture. Use of woodland and arable farm. No smoking. NB: There is an unfenced pond 75 yards. No smoking. Ideal touring base.

Kestrel (Cottage)

Visit the local attractions of Saffron Walden, Bedford, Letchworth, Ely, Huntingdon, St Ives and Newmarket from this property. Ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen with beams and wooden floors. 2 twin bedrooms, one with additional single. Wet room with toilet. First floor: 1 double bedroom with two additional singles. Bathroom with toilet. Freeview TV. DVD. Washer/dryer. Fridge/freezer. Parking (3 cars). All properties: Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and high chair on request. Electric cooker. Microwave. Dishwasher. Fridge. Small enclosed garden with patio and furniture. Use of woodland and arable farm. No smoking. NB: There is an unfenced pond 75 yards. No smoking. Ideal touring base.

Kingfisher (Cottage)

Located just 10 miles from Cambridge, this holiday property is the ideal base from which to explore the city and local area. Ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen with wooden floors. Separate toilet. First floor: 2 twin bedrooms. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. Freeview TV. DVD. Washing machine. Parking (3 cars). . All properties: Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and high chair on request. Electric cooker. Microwave. Dishwasher. Fridge. Small enclosed garden with patio and furniture. Use of woodland and arable farm. No smoking. NB: There is an unfenced pond 75 yards. No smoking. Ideal touring base.