Browsing local attractions within 10 miles of Highfields Farm
West Street, Coggeshall, Colchester, Essex, CO6 1NS, Tel: 01376 561 305, Email, (3 miles, 5kms)
Charming Tudor townhouse with beautiful garden in the picturesque market town of Coggeshall, near Colchester.
Colchester Castle is temporarily closed for 2013 for an exciting redevelopment. We will be creating new museum displays and improved visitor facilities. The Castle will re-open for Easter 2014. Visit our website for further details
Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum provides a great day out for the whole family. Wonderful woodland walks, a Visitor Centre, Coach House for weddings and events, a delightful children-friendly walled garden, lakes and trees.
High Street, Maldon, Essex, CM9 5PF, Tel: 01621 857373, www.themoothall.co.uk, (7 miles, 11kms)
15th Century brick building with spiral staircase includes a Georgian court room and Victorian Council Chamber.
Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester - Fve Lakes is a 4 star hotel offering some of the finest and most extensive health, leisure and sports facilities in the area. Set in 320 acres the 194 en-suite bedrooms overlook the attractive countryside.
92 acre vineyard open daily. Includes farm trail, vineyard walk and wine tasting in the cellar shop. Annual wine festival first full weekend in September. Guided tours by appointment from May to September.
A highly respected regional theatre, home to the critically acclaimed Mercury Theatre Company, staging a broad mix of classic plays and new writing as well as working extensively within the local community.
Holiday Inn Colchester is on the outskirts of Colchester just off A12 with free parking and is DDA compliant. We have 7 meetings rooms all on the ground floor with natural daylight and air conditioning.
Coggeshall Road, Feering, Colchester, Essex, CO5 9RB, Tel: 01376 561946, Email, (2 miles, 4kms)
A beautiful ten acre garden with something of interest at all times of year. Exuberant planting with masses of flowers and interesting plants. New 60 yard rose arbour by Ben Coode-Adams.
Located in the village of Great Totham this stylish restaurant with rooms has been tastefully restored following a complete refurbishment. Formally a 16thC coaching Inn enjoy lunch or dinner in the Gastro Pub or the award dining restaurant.
Magnificent Tudor building with the tallest Gatehouse in Britain and 16th century Italianate terracotta. Climb the tower, visit the gardens, outbuildings dolls house, church and farm animals. Cafe and shop.
Two magnificent 13th century barns, once owned by the mysterious Knights Templar; Tudor walled garden; rural buildings from seventeenth century onwards. Well-stocked gift shop and tea-room. Audio tour guide available.
The Compasses at Pattiswick offers a highly distinctive, stylish and comfortable Private Room for meetings of every description. Seating 20 delegates comfortably around one table or 35 in conference style.
Layer Marney, Colchester, Essex, CO5 9US, Tel: 01206 330784, Email, (4 miles, 6kms)
Layer Marney Tower is a Tudor Gatehouse set in beautiful rural Essex. It has unique meeting rooms with good modern facilities. We can cater for anything from small meetings to large promotions. All the food is made especially for you.