Overlooking Parker’s Piece common, a large, family-owned hotel with a ‘friendly, personable feel’. Smartly updated, it is a ‘comfortable’ place, with jazz evenings, spa treatments, drinks and meals on the lawn.
A red-brick Victorian townhouse with spacious, soft-hued bedrooms decorated with French-inspired furniture and statement headboards; garden-facing rooms are quietest. A two-bedroom suite would suit a family.
Entering the long drive up to the Old Hall, it’s hard to know where to look first; either to the striking tall-chimneyed manor house or the romantic views of Ely Cathedral over the Morbey family’s farm and woodland estate.