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Self Catering in Cambridgeshire - Ely

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Caves Farm Barns

Swan, Ely, Cambridgeshire

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Hoseasons Cottages

Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £298.00 - 686.00

In the unique atmosphere of the Fens' landscape of huge skies spectacular sunsets and fishing rivers this cluster of quality barn conversions is the perfect place to relax and unwind. This tranquil spot boasts footpath walks on the owners' 280 acre arable farm an undercover courtyard and an indoor heated swimming pool and hot tub. Nearby the beautiful clear waters of the Rivers Wissey and the Great Ouse offer good fishing and the nature reserves at Wicken Fen and Welney are a must for bird lovers. Cyclists will enjoy the miles of quiet signed country lanes and the coastal marshes of the Wash afford long peaceful walks. Ely (6 miles) occupying the largest island in the Fens has a history dating back to Hereward the Wake and later Oliver Cromwell. Its superb 11th century cathedral is surrounded by monastic buildings medieval gateways and narrow streets leading down to the marina and river walks. King's Lynn and Cambridge are easily accessible. Shops riverside inns and restaurants at Littleport (3 miles).

Comfortably furnished open plan sitting room with kitchen and dining areas and French doors to covered courtyard. Pretty double bedroom with iron bedsteads. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath). First floor: Attractive galleried twin bedded room with sloping wooden ceiling.


  • Easy walking access
  • Pets - 1 dog max
Non Smoking • Private Hot Tub • Indoor Pool • Short Break • Pet Friendly • Easy Walking Access
Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Ely Museum - 7.2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Bishop's Palace - 7.3 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Ely Cathedral - 7.4 miles (Cathedral) Heritage Rating

Stained Glass Museum - 7.4 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Oliver Cromwell's House - 7.4 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

St Marys Church, Ely - 7.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

March, St Wendreda's Church - 9.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

March Museum - 9.3 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Feltwell, St Nicholas Church - 9.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Hockwold, St Peter's Church - 10.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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