Whilst Nether Burrows site itself offers enough to keep the whole family entertained, the local area also offers an abundance of activities and services to suit all tastes. The idyllic rural setting also has the convenience of Derby City only 4 miles away and the market town of Ashbourne within 9 miles.
Many local country pubs offer delicious home cooked food and a number of nearby villages which provide shopping facilities: Brailsford is approximately 3 miles away and has small convenience shops, a larger supermarket in Mickleover is approximately 6 miles away, and a variety of fashion and other stores can be found in Derby City and the Westfield Shopping Centre.
All the following attractions are in the vicinity of Nether Burrows:
Food, Glorious, Food – Welcome to Glorious the bespoke events and catering company. Their sole aim is to use their wealth of knowledge, enthusiasm, creativity and craft to provide every single one of their clients with a truly Glorious experience. Stephen Harrison is Patron and Executive Head Chef at Glorious and has a passion for creating glorious food from the finest, freshest and, wherever possible, local ingredients. That’s as well as designing and catering for prestigious dinners and events for up to 1000 people and every budget! Stephen’s continued enthusiasm for creativity, the latest techniques and top quality food has seen him win many awards for event catering. An enthusiasm and passion he’d love to share with you.
T: 07557 374639
Wild Park Leisure
Located only 2 miles away from Nether Burrows Farm Wild Park Leisure is the ideal place for paint balling, quad bike trekking, laser tag, conference facilities and other outdoor activities. Bespoke activity days available on request.
Telephone 01335 360485
Worth Brothers Wines
Worth Brothers Wines is conveniently located at Meynell House, opposite the entrance to Church Lane on the A52, and is a family run independent retailer of wines and spirits run by Tim and Michelle Worth. They offer a variety of wine tasting events to keep you busy during your stay at Nether Burrows with prices starting from only £15 per person (they might even run you home if you ask nicely!). Alternatively just to pop in and get a nice bottle for a night in. They also offer a delivery service to Nether Burrows Farm so you can order in advance and your drinks can be ready chilling on your arrival.
Telephone 01332 825704
Seasoned Cookery School
If you enjoy food & cooking why not spend a day with Seasoned Cookery School. With courses in everything from 'Best of British' to Indian Entertaining you can spend a fun day as a group or individual indulging in your passion for food. For groups Seasoned will also come to the cottages, so you can make the most of your stay whilst learning how to make delicious canapes / chocolates.
Telephone 01283 810275
My Personal Sanctuary
My Personal Sanctuary specialise in scrumptious eco-friendly organic treatments for you & your family & friends during your stay. Their friendly therapists bring heated day beds, chilled tunes & the necessary equipment to give you some well deserved down time with a feel good factor! A personalised service means they can accommodate & make everyone feel special & comfortable in their surroundings. With various treatment packages available & organiser discounts too, make your stay uber relaxed & one to remember!
Telephone 01625 540557
Peak District National Park
Alton Towers: The UK’s biggest theme and Water Park
Carsington Water: Walks, watersports, sailing, cycling, fishing and wildlife centre
Heights of Abraham: Cable cars to view the stunning Peak District views, guided tours around spectacular show caves
Chatsworth House: One of Britain’s best loved houses and estates with exhibitions, gardens, artworks and events
Crich Tramway Museum: Restored period village that is home to the National Tramway Museum and its archives
Gullivers Kingdom: Family theme park designed for children aged between 2 and 13
Haddon Hall: Fortified medieval manor dating back to the 12th century
Westfield Shopping Centre: Derby’s newest shopping centre
Markeaton Park: Large Park with boating lake, crazy golf, tennis courts, play areas and wildlife