Browns of Holbeck

The Old Orchard Cottage, Holbeck, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S80 3NF
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Cross over the ford in the driveway and stay somewhere secluded.

The Award Winning Browns, established in 1990, is in the heart of The Dukeries and Sherwood Forest, one mile from Creswell Crags, seven from Robin Hood’s Tree, with easy access to the M1 and the A1.

One of five finalists in the Visit England Awards for Excellence 2014 in the Bed and Breakfast/Guest Accommodation category, receiving the Highly Commended Award on 12th May 2014 and very proud to represent Nottinghamshire at the finals

The Old Orchard Cottage is a 1730 stone country cottage, with an acre garden, with off road parking, situated in a peaceful rural hamlet on The Welbeck Country Estate.

Browns offers maximum privacy with three separate en-suite Garden Rooms surrounding a terrace in the garden. Each Garden Room has a four-poster bed, Egyptian cotton bed linen, and are individually styled to create a relaxing atmosphere. Rooms are very reasonably priced from just £62 to £106 per room for bed and breakfast, which you can enjoy on the garden terrace or in your garden room.

We are pleased to advise that after completing a Covid19 risk assessment, we can now welcome guests. For the health and safety of all, our usual hot breakfast selection will not be available in the dining room of the cottage. However we offer a comprehensive cold continental breakfast which will be delivered to your garden refrigeration. For your convenience you may order in advance and your choice will be ready for you.  

Of course, there will be fresh milk and orange juice, along with natural yoghurt, fresh seasonal soft fruit, a cereal choice, croissant or brioche with butter and preserves, and either cold ham with cheese or smoked salmon and cream cheese. 

Weather permitting you may enjoy breakfast on our large garden terrace adjacent to your garden room,where there is plenty of space for social distancing. If your prefer please enjoy your breakfast in the comfort and privacy of your room.

Browns was awarded the Best Accommodation Provider, and Joan Brown received the Outstanding Contribution to the Industry in the 2012 Nottinghamshire Stars Awards.

Awarded Trip Advisor Service Excellence Certificate for 2015.

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      Guide Prices

      Number of Rooms / Units
      Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
      Garden Room One - Double Occupancy£98.00 per room (breakfast included)
      Garden Room One - Single Occupancy£62.00 per room (breakfast included)
      Garden Room Three - Double Occupancy£102.00 per room (breakfast included)
      Garden Room Three - Single Occupancy£69.00 per room (breakfast included)
      Garden Room Two - Double Occupancy£106.00 per room (breakfast included)
      Garden Room Two - Single Occupancy£69.00 per room (breakfast included)

      *As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

      Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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      • Cater for vegetarians
      • Local Produce
      • Serve breakfast

      Establishment Features

      • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem) - WiFi is available in your garden room and the terrace
      • Central heating throughout
      • Garden/patio for guests use - one acre garden, peaceful Hamlet
      • Ironing facilities - Available on request
      • Number of Shared Bathrooms - 0

      Parking & Transport

      • On site parking - Parking for five cars

      Provider Preferences

      • Country house - grade 2 listed building
      • Non smoking establishment - smoking permitted on terrace

      Room / Unit Features

      • Four poster beds available - partial disabled access with ground floor rooms, National Accessibility scheme- Mobility level I
      • Ground floor bedrooms available
      • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
      • Non smoking rooms available
      • Radio in all bedrooms
      • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms

      Opening Times

      2021 - Opening (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)


      • 5 Visit England Stars Bed & Breakfast
      • Accredited Hotel Visit England
      5 Visit England Stars Bed & Breakfast


      • Visit EnglandGold Gold 2018
      • Visit EnglandBreakfast Breakfast 2018
      • RegionalNottinghamshire STARS winner Nottinghamshire STARS winner 2012
      • Visit EnglandVisit England Awards for Excellence – Highly Commended Visit England Awards for Excellence – Highly Commended 2014
      • Visit EnglandVisit England Rose 2016 – Recognition of Service Excellence Visit England Rose 2016 – Recognition of Service Excellence 2016

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