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The Dairy at Burghley - Cottage holidays in Stamford, Cambridgeshire

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The Dairy at Burghley - at a glance

Sleeps 20 persons | Bedrooms 10

Pets allowed Pub close by Short Break Golf Nearby Fishing on site or near by Wifi or internet available Baby and Toddler Friendly

The Dairy sits on the Burghley Estate in the heart of Capability Brown parkland, landscaped during the 1760s. After careful restoration, this historic building has been transformed into beautiful holiday accommodation with all the luxurious comforts of modern life provided within a timeless and Arcadian setting.

Wi-Fi or Internet Access

Wifi or internet accessThere is wifi or internet access available at The Dairy at Burghley in Stamford. Perfect for searching for things to do whilst on holiday, catching up on emails or even work if you have to.


GardenOn nice days, when you want to relax you can sit out in The Dairy at Burghley's garden and enjoy the sun shine. Children also love the outdoors so it can be a great place for them. Although, with young children you should always check any garden is safe for them.

Open Fire / Log Burning Stove

Open FirePlanning a winter break in Cambridgeshire? A lovely way to enjoy a cold winter's evening is to spend it in front of the open fire or log burning stove. So if you are looking for that authentic country cottage feel on a winters evening then The Dairy at Burghley could be your perfect choice.

Short cottage breaks in Cambridgeshire

Available for short breaksGreat news if you just want to get away for a long weekend or short break. The Dairy at Burghley accepts bookings for short breaks. So if you fancy a few days in Cambridgeshire to recharge your batteries then this cottage is well worth consideration.

Family holidays in Cambridgeshire

Family Cottage BreaksThe Dairy at Burghley sleeps up to 20 people so could be perfect for your family or group. So if you are looking for a family holiday in Cambridgeshire then The Dairy at Burghley could be just the ticket.

Pet friendly cottage breaks in Cambridgeshire

Pets welcomedIf you have a dog and you want to bring them with you on your holiday in Cambridgeshire then... Great news! The Dairy at Burghley welcomes dogs. Often cottage owners have some restrictions on where your dog can roam in the property and there may be a small extra charge. However, there is no reason why your pet needs to miss out on the family holiday.

More about The Dairy at Burghley

The Dairy is comprised of two wings named Cecil Cottage and Exeter Cottage, making it ideal for a group of friends, family reunions and all manner of celebrations including wedding parties. Wherever possible, original features from the dairy have been kept and reused along with the introduction of some antique paintings, prints and furniture from the collections at Burghley House. Award-winning interior designer, Thomas Hamel, has created spectacular dining and living spaces enjoying open fires and wonderful views. Every room has the advantage of an en-suite bathroom with deep bath tubs and walk-in showers. There is space for your dogs and an enclosed garden.

The Dairy is within walking distance of Burghley House which offers a full calendar of events and facilities. These include concerts, country fairs and food markets, car rallies, the Burghley Film festival and the world class Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials. The Orangery Restaurant, is open most days from mid-January to Christmas and while the park around the House is accessible all year during daylight hours, the House and Gardens can be enjoyed from mid-March until November. Guests at the Dairy will have privileged access through the park and be able to walk down the 18th Century drive known as ‘Capability’s Cutting’ to the beautiful Lion Bridge and across the lake, one of Brown’s most iconic landscape features.

This holiday at a glance

  • Two master bedrooms with en-suites.
  • Four family bedrooms with double or twin beds, en-suite facilities and four mezzanine twin bedrooms.
  • Front and rear gardens.
  • Access to the Burghley Estate’s Capability Brown landscaped grounds and parkland.
  • WiFi.
  • Parking for ten vehicles.
  • Children and infants welcome.
  • Two well behaved dogs welcome (small additional charge per dog).
  • Minimum stay of two nights.

Additional features

  • Extraordinary views of Burghley House and its surrounding parkland.
  • Two open fires and wood burning stove.
  • French windows leading from Exeter to an enclosed garden.
  • Two open plan kitchen and living areas.
  • Dining table seating 20 guests can be set up in the Exeter dining area.
  • Two gas hob and ovens, three fridge/freezers, three dishwashers and two microwaves.
  • Washing machine and tumble dryer.
  • Three televisions with Freeview and Satellite channels, Netflix and Amazon Prime.
  • A selection of books and board games are available for guests to use during their stay.
  • Two highchairs and two cots.
  • All-weather rattan garden furniture.

  • One Dog
  • Some ground floor
  • Two Dogs
  • Baby Welcome
  • Dog Friendly
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Log Burner/Open Fire
  • On Site Parking
  • Wifi
  • Pub Nearby
  • Children Welcome
  • Hamper
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Spa facilities (on/off site)
  • Walking

This cottage Sleeps 20

Price: £ from £ 2882.00


Cottage address: The Dairy at Burghley, Stamford, Cambridgeshire.LI009

As you can see The Dairy at Burghley is located in a great location. The perfect base for any holiday around Stamford. And well suited to explore the whole of Cambridgeshire.


Enjoy an evening drink or a pub lunch at the nearby pub



 Things to do & places to visit in Cambridgeshire near The Dairy at Burghley

Fishing holiday in Cambridgeshire?

Fishing near byIf you enjoy fishing and fancy a bit of fishing in Cambridgeshire then The Dairy at Burghley could be perfect as there are fishing opportunities close to the cottage. You will probably need a rod licence but you can always check what's needed when you book.

Golfing holiday in Cambridgeshire?

Golf course near byIf you enjoy a round of golf and would like to combine your holiday in Cambridgeshire with a game of golf then The Dairy at Burghley could be perfect for you.

There are plenty of great places to vist near The Dairy at Burghley. Take a look at out holiday ideas pages for details of many places that are well worth considering visiting whilst on holiday at The Dairy at Burghley.

museum - places to go in Cambridgeshire

Prickwillow Engine Museum

Main Street
01353 688 360

swimming-pool - places to go in Cambridgeshire

Paradise Swimming Pool

Newnham Street
01353 665 481

cathedral - places to go in Cambridgeshire

Peterborough Cathedral

Minster Precincts
01733 343 342

museum - places to go in Cambridgeshire

Stained Glass Museum

The Deanery
The College
01353 660 347

museum - places to go in Cambridgeshire

St. Neots Museum

New Street
St. Neots
PE19 1AE
01480 388 788

houses-gardens - places to go in Cambridgeshire

Linton Zoological Gardens

Hadstock Road
01223 891 308

museum - places to go in Cambridgeshire

University Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology

Downing Street
01223 333 516

swimming-pool - places to go in Cambridgeshire

Deeping Swimming Pool

Broadgate Lane
Deeping St. James
01778 344 072

museum - places to go in Cambridgeshire

City of Peterborough Museum & Art Gallery

01733 343 329

museum - places to go in Cambridgeshire

National Dragonfly Museum

Ashton Wold
01832 272 427

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