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Haycock Manor Hotel, Wansford

Old Great North Road, Wansford, Peterborough, PE8 6JA, UK
Haycock Manor Hotel, Wansford Haycock Manor Hotel, Wansford 01780 782223 Old Great North Road Wansford
97 out of 100% 4 votes


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  • Free Wifi
  • Accessible Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Walk-in Showers
  • Gym

Set in the idyllic surroundings of Wansford, the Haycock Manor Hotel is known for being one of the finest hotels in Cambridgeshire. Home to superb accommodation, the award winning Prévost Restaurant and the Haycock Kitchen Brasserie makes this four star country house hotel ideal for a country adventure.

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Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Accessible Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Walk-in Showers
  • Gym

Number of Bedrooms: 45

Parking Spaces: 50

Steps into Hotel: 0

Check In Time: 2pm

Check Out Time: 11am

The Haycock Manor Hotel near Peterborough enjoys a picturesque setting in the village of Wansford which straddles the River Nene. The location benefits from being near to the to the A1 motorway and only 80 miles from London making it a great choice for an escape the countryside. During your stay at the Haycock Manor why not roam the amazing countryside that surrounds this area and marvel in the glorious scenery on offer. Take a trip to nearby Stamford to explore its medieval churches and timber-framed buildings. The hotel itself is also full of history worth exploring as it is claimed that Mary Queen of Scots was lodged at The Haycock on her way to her imprisonment and later executed at nearby Fotheringhay Castle. Another Royal visitor was Princess Alexandrina Victoria, later to be crowned Queen Victoria, who stayed at the Haycock in 1834. In recent years the Haycock Manor hotel has also hosted many celebrities and stars including the England football squad, Freddie Mercury, Penelope Cruz, Princess Diana and Pierce Bronson to name but a few.

Experience the stunning views of picturesque Wansford from the serene comfort of your delightful hotel room at Haycock Manor Hotel. Each of the 45 refined bedrooms offer a blend of traditional elegance and modern amenities for your utmost comfort. Indulge in luxury with bespoke 400 thread count cotton bedlinen atop 1400 pocket sprung mattresses filled with natural cashmere and silk, all crafted by a Suffolk manufacturer. Enjoy in-room entertainment on a 4k Full HD Samsung TVs with the full Sky package, including movies and sports channels. Relax in complimentary robes and slippers while savouring sustainable tea from PMD Teas or artisan coffee bags designed by Michelin star chefs. Rest easy with 15” laptop safes and inbuilt mini fridges and stay comfortable with individually air-conditioned bedrooms.

At Haycock Manor Hotel you can be sure of an exceptional dining experience for every occasion. Throughout the day you can choose from a selection of menus that have been specifically created by renowned team of chefs. The kitchen team use quality ingredients and seasonal produce fresh from the hotel’s gardens which allows you to indulge in the very best of British cooking. The Prévost Restaurant at the Haycock Manor offers a more formal dining setting delivers food rich in British culture with big flavours, whether you go for the Lunch time 3 course set menu, or the evening 8 course tasting menu, you are sure to enjoy a few surprises and treats. The Haycock Kitchen Brasserie style restaurant at the Haycock Manor Hotel offers a delightful culinary experience with Michelin-rated food, wonderful service, and a selection of wines from around the world.

Keep up with your fitness regime during your stay at Haycock Manor Hotel with use of the hotel’s superb bespoke gym which is complimentary for hotel guests to use. The gym is fitted with the latest equipment from the world leader in fitness, Life Fitness.

The Haycock Manor Hotel offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year. Book online today with Myhotelbreak!



tick TV
tick Satellite (Rooms)
tick Tea/Coffee
tick Trouser Press
tick Iron/Board
tick Toiletries
tick Hairdryer
tick Telephone
tick Room Service
tick Cots Supplied
tick Ground Floor Rooms
tick Air conditioning
tick Spa Bath in Bedroom(s)
tick Wifi
tick Bathrobes & Slippers
tick Walk In Showers
tick Fridge
tick Freeview TV

All of the bedrooms and suites have undergone a complete refurbishment at the Haycock Manor so you will experience the highest standards of comfort as well as the many thoughtful added luxuries provided to enhance your stay in Wansford.

Snuggle into bespoke bedlinen as you enjoy a great night’s sleep on the 1400 pocket sprung mattresses, filled with natural cashmere and silk. Your in-room entertainment is provided by a large plasma screen Samsung TV (4k Full HD) loaded with the full sky package including movies and sports channels.

And whilst you relax enjoying a read or your favourite movie, you may be wearing the complimentary robes and slippers to enjoy during your stay, or enjoying the best ‘cuppa’ from your in-room tea supplied by specialist sustainable tea-growing partners PMD Teas. If it’s ‘coffee time’ you have Artisan Coffee bags designed by Michelin star chef’s so you can instantly create the coffee of your choice.

And yes, there’s more…. You will be secure knowing your valuables are in the 15” Laptop safes and you can chill your own drinks in the inbuilt mini fridges.

Oh, and for your comfort all bedrooms are individually air conditioned giving you complete control over your environment at all times.

Garden Patio
These rooms offer all of the experience of the Classic Double but the Garden Classic also provides the extra feature of a furnished patio. Here you can eat, chill, enjoy the weather whilst you view the landscaped garden and have direct access to the walled kitchen garden area. Your dog is very welcome too for a small extra charge. Bathrooms have underfloor heating and feature huge ‘walk-in’ luxury monsoon showers with the latest bathroom fitments.

Classic Double
The Classic bedrooms begin your Haycock Manor journey in the Garden Wing. All have King Size beds, thoughtful lighting schemes and furniture in opulent American walnut. Bathrooms have underfloor heating and feature huge ‘walk-in’ luxury monsoon showers with the latest bathroom fitments.

Coming soon ... The Loft Apartment
The one bedroomed apartment, fully equipped with washing machine, fridge, separate lounge with dining area , walk in shower and free standing bath tub. 
Enjoy a long weekend or a week long stay with all the home from home comforts

The Nancy Cunard Suite
This spacious Suite along with its elegant bathroom is one to remember. With large sash windows giving you an abundance of natural light, this suite has village views and so named after the infamous socialite and heiress to Cunard Shipping who lived here at Haycock Manor in the early 1900s and was often spotted in the village.

The Princess Alexandrina Suite
With antique furnishings, original stone walls and a copper rolltop bath, this Suite has everything you need to enjoy a relaxing stay away and soak up the history. Lovingly named after the soon to be crowned Queen Victoria who lodged at the Haycock in 1834.

The Cavendish Suite
This mezzanine levelled Suite has separate living and sleeping areas to really make you feel at home. Accessed from the beautiful courtyard and located above the old coaching stables, The Cavendish Suite is named after the 3rd Baron Lord Chesham who took the Haycock as his private residence in 1898 and was an avid horse rider.

The Braithwaite Suite
Located on the second floor of the main house, the Braithwaite Suite has double aspect views of the village and the Wansford Bridge. With sloped ceilings and a large bathroom, this room was named after the publisher of “Barnaby’s Travels” which detailed our iconic figure floating down the River Nene to this scenic village

The Evelyn Allday Suite
Thoughtfully named after Ms Allday who ran the Haycock during the Second World War and converted the grounds into an airstrip to aid the war effort, this Junior Suite is elegant in design. It features an original stone wall, wooden beams and an impressive golden bathroom.

The Courtyard Suite
A room with a view over the cobbled courtyard. Steeped in the hotel’s rich history . Stylish and cosy the courtyard suite offers contemporary luxury combined with original beams, once used by the master of the house. These suites are situated in the best locations within the building. Featuring beautiful décor with wonderful fabrics and furnishings. 


Bar & Restaurant

tick Outdoor Dining Terrace

Prévost at Haycock Manor Hotel

Experience contemporary British cuisine accompanied by welcoming and attentive service within the remarkable setting of a 16th-century building.

The tasting menu embodies the essence of British culinary heritage, bursting with bold flavours. Whether you opt for the three-course set lunch menu or the indulgent eight-course tasting menu in the evening, expect delightful surprises and culinary delights.

Complementing the kitchen's creations is a knowledgeable and hospitable front-of-house team, presenting a diverse wine list that highlights boutique producers and showcases English sparkling wines like Nye Timber & Gusbourne. The dedication has resulted in ongoing recognition from Michelin, as well as three AA Rosettes, securing the restaurants position at number 63 on the UK's top 100 restaurant list.

Prévost Kitchen Opening Times
Open Wednesday to Saturday

Lunch 12pm - 2pm
Dinner 6pm - 8.30pm

Sample Menus
Tasting Menu
Vegetarian Tasting Menu
Pescatarian Tasting Menu
Vegan Tasting Menu

Haycock Kitchen
Situated along the banks of the River Nene within the Haycock Manor Hotel in Wansford, England, lies the enchanting Haycock Kitchen. Here, guests are treated to a delightful culinary journey featuring Michelin-rated cuisine, exceptional service, and a diverse selection of wines sourced globally. Guided by the Executive Head Chef, the kitchen team crafts dishes using premium ingredients, including seasonal produce harvested fresh from the hotel gardens.

Whether you seek innovative culinary creations or traditional British favourites, the Haycock Kitchen guarantees to tantalize your palate and create an unforgettable dining experience.

Haycock Kitchen Opening Times
Breakfast: 7am - 10.30am
Lunch: 12noon - 2pm
Afternoon Tea: 2pm - 4.30pm
Evening Meal: 5.30pm - 9pm

View Sample Menu

Afternoon Tea
Lovingly created by the team, enjoy a selection of freshly made sandwiches, scones and cakes to excite and tantalise your tastebuds. The Tea Sommelier has selected some of the finest, ethically sourced, hand-plucked, organic Sri Lankan teas to enhance every bite.
A wonderfully luxurious interpretation of the most quintessential British tradition.


tick Fitness Suite

The Gym at the Haycock Manor Hotel features the latest cardio equipment with personal 21” displays, fully connected and compatible with Apple Watch for seamless integration. You can even download a workout with an instructor for an interactive experience. A separate weights area, featuring benches, weights and kettlebells means you will be able to enjoy a complete experience whilst on your getaway at the Haycock Manor Hotel.

Hotel guests can enjoy complimentary use of these facilities during their stay.

Location & Directions

Directions to Haycock Manor Hotel in Wansford

By Road
0.31 miles from A1 (M)

By Rail
8.7 miles from Peterborough Station

By Air
68 miles from Stansted Airport

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Things to See and Do
tick Walking
tick Cycling
tick Golf in Local Area

Haycock Manor Hotel is perfectly placed for visiting an array of places of interest and activities with the local and surrounding areas:

Peterborough Cathedral
Longthorpe Tower
Burghley House
Elton Hall
Rockingham Castle
John Clare Cottage
Kirby Hall
Flag Fen Archaeology
Ferry Meadows In Nene Park
Rutland Water
Sacrewell Farm
Peterborough Arena
Nene Valley Railway
Peterborough Art Gallery & Museum
Stamford Arts Centre
Vivacity Key Theatre
Huntingdon Racecourse
Nene Park Golf Club
Burghley Park Golf Club

For more things to see and do in the area, visit our destination guide here >>


Is the hotel Pet Friendly?
Your furry friends who weigh less than …kg (with the exception of guide and assist dogs) are welcome in our garden classic rooms and in certain public areas within the hotel. An additional cleaning charge of £30 per night will be applied to ensure that future guests suffering from allergies are not inconvenienced. Dogs must not be left unattended at any stage and are not allowed on in-room furnishings. It is important to respect other hotel guests. Should we receive a complaint from another guest, your pet will not be allowed to stay on the property. Your dog must be kept on a leash within the hotel and on hotel grounds throughout the duration of your stay. You must pick up after your pet.
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