The Old Red Lion

sleeps 8 8
4 bedrooms 4
3 bathrooms 3
2 dogs allowed 2
family friendly
5 star5 star5 star5 star5 star


Ely 4.6 miles. Cambridge 16 miles. Tucked away in the pretty village of Wentworth near the villages of Haddenham (2.8 miles), Wilburton and Sutton in Cambridgeshire, is this superb, detached character property, The Old Red Lion. A village pub many years ago, the property still retains original features blended with recent additions, as well as boasting a private enclosed garden which can be enjoyed by canine companions and little ones, The Old Red Lion is ideal for a group of friends or a family of eight looking for a peaceful escape with a bit of character. Be welcomed into the high spec and fully-equipped kitchen, where you can rustle up your favourite recipes with the help of the grill, oven, hob and microwave, along with a dishwasher ensuring cleaning up is a breeze! Just off the kitchen is a handy utility room which houses a washing machine and tumble dryer, perfect for keeping your holiday wardrobe fresh! Gather around the dining table in the living/dining room, and tuck-in to a tasty meal as the wine flows and plans are made for the days ahead. After your meal, retire to the sofa where you can settle down for the evening and enjoy your favourite TV show. Those looking for a bit of peace and quiet can curl up in the snug and delve into their favourite book. As your eyes start to grow heavy, head up to the first-floor where you will discover four well-presented bedrooms, two kings, one double and one twin, two of which have en-suite shower rooms, ideal for preparing for the day in style. Awake from a leisurely slumber and treat your guests to morning coffee out in the enclosed garden as your furry friend stretches their legs. Explore the local area and venture to the nearby village of Haddenham, where you can sample the local delights at the Three Kings pub, saving you a night of cooking! You will also find a well stocked convenience store, and a butchers for picking up any last-minute essentials, or there may be ingredients you want to pick up recreate your favourite holiday dishes. For a wider selection of amenities, take the short drive to the city of Ely, home to Oliver Cromwell’s House which details the former Lord Protectors life throughout the 17th-century, and the Ely Museum, where you can soak up the local history in the setting of an old jail house. Be sure to visit the impressive Gothic-style cathedral which takes centre stage and offers exceptional views from its tower which can be accessed via 288 steps. For the perfect picnic spot, head to the scenic Jubilee Gardens which rest along the River Great Ouse, here you can also hop aboard a river cruise and learn more about the city as you savour the picturesque views. Further afield is Cambridge, well-known for its prestigious university and plethora of museums, as well as its excellent shopping opportunities and eateries available, it is well worth a visit! For a getaway like no other, be sure to choose The Old Red Lion.

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Leisure facilities & entertainment:

internet access tv

Accommodation layout and features:

First Floor, Bedroom 1:
King size bed(s)Ensuite facilitiesbed linen
First Floor, Bedroom 2:
Double bed(s)Ensuite facilitiesbed linen
First Floor, Bedroom 3:
Double bed(s)bed linen
First Floor, Bedroom 4:
Single bed(s)Single bed(s)bed linen
microwave dishwasher freezer laundry facilities
bath shower  towels

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Central heating parking garden Welcome pack

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Family friendly features:

Family Friendly

Dog friendly features:

dogs allowed

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Ely, Cambridgeshire
Nearest city: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire 17 mile(s)


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The Old Red Lion is a splendid detached character property resting in Wentworth, Cambridgeshire. Hosting four bedrooms, including two doubles with en-suite shower rooms and two doubles, along with a bathroom, this property can sleep up to eight guests. There is also a kitchen, utility, living/dining room, snug. Outside there is off-road parking for one car and an enclosed garden lawn, patio and seating. The Old Red Lion is a superb dwelling for exploring this beautiful region. Electric vehicle charging point available at no extra cost.

Ideally located near to the city of Ely and with easy access to the city of Cambridge is the small village of Sutton. Offering two convenience stores for picking up any last-minute essentials, a charming pub where you can sample the local delights and a quaint selection of independent shops. For wider selection of amenities, venture to the city of Ely, where you will find a local museum with informative exhibits and the home of Oliver Cromwell's House.

Four bedrooms: 1 x king with en-suite, 1 x double with en-suite, 1 x double and 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, double walk-in shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Utility. Living/dining room. Snug. Hot tub with the space for 6 people.

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