Amy's Guidebook

Amy
Amy's Guidebook

Neighbourhoods

Plenty of countryside walks
Sharnbrook
Plenty of countryside walks
Nice walk along Bedford river with optional stop at bistro pub 20min drive
13 moradores locais recomendam
The Embankment
The Embankment
13 moradores locais recomendam
Nice walk along Bedford river with optional stop at bistro pub 20min drive
Pretty market town, home to Olney pancake race, farmers market, some cafes and antique shops for a mooch . 20min drive
19 moradores locais recomendam
Olney
19 moradores locais recomendam
Pretty market town, home to Olney pancake race, farmers market, some cafes and antique shops for a mooch . 20min drive
Village with water frontage and spot to wild swim or paddle (at own risk!!)
Thurleigh
Village with water frontage and spot to wild swim or paddle (at own risk!!)

Sightseeing

Just 1 hour away, wonder around and enjoy the infamous architecture or hire a punt
358 moradores locais recomendam
Cambridge
358 moradores locais recomendam
Just 1 hour away, wonder around and enjoy the infamous architecture or hire a punt

Family day out

Enjoy the garden with small wildlife viewing area
Small animal park 25mins away
16 moradores locais recomendam
Castle Ashby Gardens
16 moradores locais recomendam
Small animal park 25mins away
Great to enjoy the Bedfordshire countryside. Canoe, SUP, kayak hire 20 mins drive
Canoe Trail
Hillgrounds Road
Great to enjoy the Bedfordshire countryside. Canoe, SUP, kayak hire 20 mins drive
Learn to or practice your skiing or snowboarding 40 mins drive
48 moradores locais recomendam
Snozone
602 Marlborough Gate
48 moradores locais recomendam
Learn to or practice your skiing or snowboarding 40 mins drive
Nice walk around lake Optional cafe 10mins drive
12 moradores locais recomendam
Harrold Odell Country Park
Carlton Road
12 moradores locais recomendam
Nice walk around lake Optional cafe 10mins drive
Wakeboarding tow rope, open water swimming, basic cafe and posher restaurant 20mins drive
7 moradores locais recomendam
Box End Park Watersports
Box End Road
7 moradores locais recomendam
Wakeboarding tow rope, open water swimming, basic cafe and posher restaurant 20mins drive
At the top of the road… good cake, perfect for a rainy day
Ready Steady Roll
At the top of the road… good cake, perfect for a rainy day
Reservoir with walk/ 10km cycle around it 25mins away
21 moradores locais recomendam
Grafham Water
21 moradores locais recomendam
Reservoir with walk/ 10km cycle around it 25mins away
10mins away
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Santa Pod Raceway
Airfield Road
18 moradores locais recomendam
10mins away
Less than 10 mins away
Bedford Autodrome
Thurleigh Road
Less than 10 mins away
The College Equestrian Centre
Church Road
15 mins away

Food/ drink Scene

Lovely cake and working mill. Food a little pricey but delicious! Nice walks nearby also. 20mins away
The Water Mill Tearooms
Lovely cake and working mill. Food a little pricey but delicious! Nice walks nearby also. 20mins away
15 minute walk, footpath optional. Local deli serving light lunches
Bake'n'Butty
63 High Street
15 minute walk, footpath optional. Local deli serving light lunches
Local pub… variable food menu (sometimes amazing sometimes not so much!) 10mins away
6 moradores locais recomendam
The Sun
Grange Road
6 moradores locais recomendam
Local pub… variable food menu (sometimes amazing sometimes not so much!) 10mins away
Local brewery with food. Often have events E.g. comedy nights, Oktoberfest and had a nice vibe… I recommend the outside area and pizza 10mins away
Brewpoint Bedford
Cut Throat Lane
Local brewery with food. Often have events E.g. comedy nights, Oktoberfest and had a nice vibe… I recommend the outside area and pizza 10mins away
Best burgers in town Also do gig nights 20mins away
Herd
25 Saint Cuthbert's Street
Best burgers in town Also do gig nights 20mins away
Never been but heard it is worth the price for a special occasion
8 moradores locais recomendam
The St Helena Restaurant
High Street
8 moradores locais recomendam
Never been but heard it is worth the price for a special occasion
Mixture of restaurants and all you need for shopping. Cinema, bounce, crazy golf, kids climbing 20mins away
56 moradores locais recomendam
Rushden Lakes Shopping Centre
56 moradores locais recomendam
Mixture of restaurants and all you need for shopping. Cinema, bounce, crazy golf, kids climbing 20mins away
Never eaten in but free delivery and good pizza. Pizza and beer £10 on Wednesday
Pizzeria Venezia
30 Church Street
Never eaten in but free delivery and good pizza. Pizza and beer £10 on Wednesday

Shooting range

Lessons and day tickets (I think) 3 miles from house
6 moradores locais recomendam
Sporting Targets Limited
Knotting Lane
6 moradores locais recomendam
Lessons and day tickets (I think) 3 miles from house

Bike park

About 40mins away, good fun for all abilities
Chicksands Bike Park
Northwood End Road
About 40mins away, good fun for all abilities

Coffee shops

Great coffee and cake, walk up the track and see the goats. Less than 10 mins drive
The Giddy Goat Coffee Shop
High Street
Great coffee and cake, walk up the track and see the goats. Less than 10 mins drive