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Lily Pad

Lily Pad, Minstrel Court, North Road, Royston SG8 0AB

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Private Room (Double)

50 m²

1 Bedroom 

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Please note that the accommodation is located on the grounds of a wedding and event venue. This means that from time to time, there may be an event running next door with music also being played.

"No access to the lake and grounds when an event is in progress."

Cancellation Policies:
Flexible and Monthly:
Cancel free of charge until 5 days before arrival. The total price will be charged if cancelled 5 days before arrival.
Early Bird:
Non-Refundable.
Book at least 3 weeks in advance to get an extra discount.

Lily Pad is a double room in Minstrel Court and has everything you want for a comfortable stay in the countryside near Royston. It is situated around 5 miles from Royston in the south, 10 miles from Cambridge, and 20 miles from Bedford in the west. The nearest train station is in Kneesworth, which is just 3 minutes by car, and for travelling by plane, you should try Cambridge City Airport in Cambridge.

This cosy accommodation has all the essential amenities you can look for, including Wi-Fi, an iron, and hot water. The staff are doing their best to provide the best experience for all choosing long or short stays in this property.

Facilities near Lily Pad

In cases of injury and need for recovery, you should go to Kneesworth House Hospital, a few minutes south of the property on North Road. The hospital is not very fancy; however, it is a good place to get basic treatment. The hospital is pretty close to Hill View Farm, a farmer’s market, where you can buy fresh fruits and vegetables.

The Old Barn Shop is an equestrian store and may not come in handy for a visitor. However, it is the closest store to Minstrel Court where you can purchase all kinds of equipment related to horses. If you have a pet, however, you should go to Naturally Healthy Pet, a pet supply store with A-plus quality and service. It is on Kneesworth Road, a bit past Hill View Farm.

The area is pretty suitable for holding parties and various events. Apart from Minstrel Court itself, there are various venues around that you can book for your big occasions. To get the necessary supplies, you can rely on Beautiful Balloons. In this party store, you will find decorations, balloons, and everything you need for an exciting party.

To get flowers and plants, the best place is Arrington Garden Centre, located a little bit north of Minstrel Court past Cambridge Road. It has local plants, as well as flowers and trees for special occasions like Christmas.

Parks and Recreation Centres near Lily Pad

  • Wimpole Estate is a famous tourist attraction near Minstrel Court, known for its walled garden, historic house, and parkland. The property is owned by National Trust and contains a shop filled with various kinds of gifts and local products. It is a wonderful place to go with the family. Apart from exploring the estate, you may take a tour of Home Farm and meet its gentle horses, pigs and sheep.
  • Around six miles from Wimpole Estate, you will get to Hayley Wood Nature Reserve. In this ancient woodland, you can have a nice walk and find a variety of wildlife and plants. 
  • In this rural area, you will find Wysing Arts Centre worth your visit, too. The site is open for walks and gallery exhibitions.
  • Shepreth Wildlife Park has enough to keep you and your children entertained. It is a conservatory for rare endangered animals. Here, you will get a chance to see barn owls and makows up close, and observe otters and red pandas. There is a discovery centre, as well as a cafe to treat yourself to the best of dishes.
  • And let’s not forget about Fowlmere nature reserve, one of the best places for bird-watching. It is also perfect for retreats and picnicking.
  • Therfield Heath is on the outskirts of Royston and is both a landmark and an open field suitable for walkers and dog walkers.

Restaurants and Cafes near Lily Pad

There are various eateries located nearby, worth trying:

  • Wood Grill at Queen Adelaide is on High Street and just a few minutes from Minstrel Court. The restaurant prides itself on its grills, especially fillet and bone steaks. In addition, it offers homemade burgers of high quality and has an impressively rich menu for pizza lovers.
  • Yuva Indian & Nepalese Restaurant is between Royston and Minstrel Court. In this stylish and modern restaurant, you can expect perfect food and service. You have a chance to try a variety of Indian dishes that you haven’t tried anywhere else.
  • The Hoops is a wonderful pub perfect for dine-in and takeaway. The atmosphere is simple, quiet and warm. The staff are helpful and the place is dog-friendly. As for the food, it has different kinds of sandwiches, desserts and stone-baked pizzas, offered at reasonable prices.
  • The Stove has separate menus for breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea. It is cosy and family-friendly, located in Manor Farm. It is 10 minutes by car from the property but is certainly worth a try.
  • No 77 Thai Restaurant & Bar is famed for its perfect cocktail, lovely Thai food, and excellent customer service. It uses interesting decor utilising cinema seats and a dark theme.
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