Nestling on the hillside overlooking the picturesque hamlet of Careby, Park Farm offers guests peaceful, spacious, comfortable bed and breakfast accommodation only 10 to 15 minutes from the old coaching town of Stamford. We offer bicycle storage and a dog kennel at no extra charge. Park Farm is a family home and small holding - NOT A HOTEL. Guests are invited to stay on that basis, and every effort is made to make you feel welcome and comfortable. With views over open fields you can sit and watch grazing sheep (depending on the time of year you stay with us) and our Shire horses Henry, Jack and Frank. Our large bedrooms are Individually styled with antique furniture quality bed linen, large duvets and snuggle blankets, have full size flat screen Sony freeview television Free WiFi Internet access DAB digital radio alarm clock hairdryer, comprehensive hospitality tray with yummy cakes and chocolates. A silent fridge (totally silent) with fresh milk and chilled drinking water, Ironing facilities, in fact we ve tried to think of everything you may need to enjoy your stay with us. For guests booking both rooms our dual aspect lounge with comfortable reclining sofa and chairs, is perfect to relax and chat together with a cup of tea and cake after a busy day site seeing or just unwind away from the stresses and strains of everyday life. Watch the mesmerizing flicker of the flames from our large wood burning stove in winter months and delightful countryside views all year round. PLEASE NOTE WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCOMMODATE CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 14 YEARS. We are unable to have guest dogs in the house, but guests are welcome to use the kennel free of charge and walk dogs around our fields. Our minimum standard booking is usually two nights but please see our website for single night options. Shire Bedroom is on the ground floor, with just 3 stairs to access, has an antique carved oak queen size double bed, reading chairs, plenty of wardrobe and draw space. The Ensuite bathroom offers a bath with thermostatic mixer shower over, loo, hand basin, bidet and of course sumptuously soft towels (bath sheet size) and quality toiletries. Clydesdale Bedroom with a double and a single bed, can be used as a double or twin bedroom. The bathroom which is accessed via your own private landing has half tiled walls, solid oak floorboards, a wonderful large antique roll top bath with bottle taps, basin and loo and of course sumptuously soft towels (bath sheet size) and quality toiletries. PLEASE NOTE this bathroom has a large roll top bath but is does NOT have a shower. IMPORTANT INFORMATION - PLEASE READ BEFORE BOOKING. Guests are welcome to arrive between 5pm and 9pm but we do ask, if possible, for an approximate arrival time please. Check out is by 10.30am on day of departure. Breakfast served 7am to 9am. As a courtesy to ourselves and other guests we request our guests do not bring friends and family who are not staying with us into Park Farm. Park Farm is approximately 6 miles from Stamford Town. Public transport is minimal to non existent! Taxis are available from Stamford at approximately £20.00 to £25.00 one way to or from Stamford.
Park Farm is approximately 6 miles (10 to 15 minutes by car from Stamford) Directions to Park Farm, End of Main Street, Careby, PE9 4EA from Stamford town. Leave Stamford on the A6121 signposted to Bourne. After approximately 2 miles on the edge of Ryhall village go straight over 3 mini roundabouts then pass through traffic lights on old stone bridge. Turn first left onto B1176 signed for Little Bytham and Careby. Approximately 3 miles Careby village. Over brick bridge, then as road bends to the left turn right into Careby village no through road . Pass the telephone box on your left. Continue along the village street, passing the church on your right. Over river bridge (green railings) Continue to the end of the road. Park Farm is situated on the hillside on your right hand side, over a cattlegrid.