Walking in Nottinghamshire


If you’re opening the cupboard and dusting off your hiking boots and looking for a walking holiday in the UK, then Nottinghamshire is the ideal destination. With miles of countryside stretching across the county there’s a walk for everyone. From idyllic hill climbs to mazy routes taking in the traditional Nottinghamshire villages, this region is the perfect location for a walking holiday. With outstanding natural beauty, the walking routes run through some of the most beautiful green landscapes in Britain. The list includes five country parks; Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve, Rufford Abbey Country Park, the National Water Sports Centre, Bestwood Country Park and Cotgrave Country Park, as well as seven nature reserves and many rural havens. Proof that Nottinghamshire has lots of great walks to offer!

So if you’re planning a walking holiday in Nottinghamshire why not stay in a pub? Pubs are a great alternative to hotels and traditional B&Bs, giving visitors a special experience incomparable to your average hotel. Pubs don’t just offer a warm comfortable bed after a long day walking, but also offer delicious food and drink combined with the chance to socialise with locals and other walkers.

With all the modern features such as flat screen TV’s, Freeview, WiFi, comfortable bedding and tea and coffee making facilities, you’ll be able to sit back and relax in your room after a long day out. In the evening choose from a range of home cooked dishes, from pub classics to meals with a twist. Meals are prepared by excellent chefs who use only the freshest locally sourced ingredients to give you a real taste of Nottinghamshire. You’ll be spoilt for choice!

In the evenings there’s plenty to keep you busy, with pubs offering a warm fire in the winter or a beer garden in the summer. Staying in a pub in Nottinghamshire offers walkers the chance to find their own piece of paradise with many areas untouched and unspoilt.

To find out more about what there is to explore, check out our Things to Do in Nottinghamshire guide.

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Pubs in The County