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River Nene Cottages
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5/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
Can’t be beaten

"Amazing place! I’m working away with business and this place is perfect. Clean homely and brilliant value for money! Stephen is a fab host and I’ve already booked to come back for a break with my fiance"…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct 2019

River Nene Cottages
The Crown Inn
5 out of 5
8 Duck Street, Peterborough, ENG
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The price is £135 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (219 reviews)
Excellent !

"Second time back. Lovely place ideally located for my 6 meetings! Friendly and helpful staff with everything you needed in one place. Room was gorgeous and food was great too 👌"…"

Reviewed on 15 Nov 2019

The Crown Inn
Aragon House
3 out of 5
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The price is £62 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (159 reviews)

"A lovely welcome, clean, comfortable and excellent COVID prevention measures"…"

Reviewed on 12 Aug 2020

Aragon House
Holiday Inn Express Peterborough
3 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is £42 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (530 reviews)

"Very friendly welcome, clean and comfortable - excellent breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2020

Holiday Inn Express Peterborough
Best Western Plus Peterborough Orton Hall Hotel & Spa
4 out of 5
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The price is £88 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (487 reviews)

"The spa was excellent, the rooms large with all you need and clean. Some of the communal areas especially outside need updating and maintaining. The food in the restaurant was below par for a place like that - lazy cooking. Very reliably priced and handy for Peterbough and links to other areas like ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Best Western Plus Peterborough Orton Hall Hotel & Spa
Holiday Inn Peterborough West
4 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is £63 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (196 reviews)

"Clean well organised hotel. Staff were friendly and helpful. The bed was comfortable. Advice about changes due to the current situation was well organised"…"

Reviewed on 2 Aug 2020

Holiday Inn Peterborough West
Park Inn by Radisson Peterborough
3 out of 5
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The price is £65 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (719 reviews)

"Clean and comfy and overall a good stay. Check in longer than it needed to be"…"

Reviewed on 13 Aug 2020

Park Inn by Radisson Peterborough
The Sibson Inn Hotel
3.5 out of 5
A1, Great North Road, Peterborough, ENG
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The price is £67 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (224 reviews)

"Beautiful building with nice views and friendly staff. Difficult times at the moment. I have seen this Inn before in a better light in normal circumstances."…"

Reviewed on 8 Aug 2020

The Sibson Inn Hotel
Peterborough Marriott Hotel
4 out of 5
Peterborough Business Park, Lynch Wood, Peterborough, England
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The price is £80 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (549 reviews)

"Staff at the Marriott are great but shame on Expedia and Marriott who have some agreement that guests can’t have receipts from the Marriott - makes it hard for customers who click on expenses - a really awkward thing"…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar 2020

Peterborough Marriott Hotel
Rose Marie Guest House
3 out of 5
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The price is £60 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (291 reviews)

"The work lads were delighted with your service. Back again 12th May"…"

Reviewed on 11 May 2020

Rose Marie Guest House
Queens Head Inn
4 out of 5
The price is £60 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (126 reviews)
Comfortable and good value

"We stayed at Queen's Head for a weekend and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The family room was clean and comfortable. Although it is a bit dated, it was cosy and warm. The staff were nice, and breakfast was also very good."…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov 2019

Queens Head Inn
The Bull Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western
4 out of 5
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The price is £63 per night
4/5Very Good! (428 reviews)

"Very clean and comfortable. Lovely staff. It would have been good to have known in advance that there is no cooked breakfast. What is provided in the room is inadequate."…"

Reviewed on 3 Aug 2020

The Bull Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western
The Dog In A Doublet
3 out of 5
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The price is £56 per night
4/5Very Good! (106 reviews)
Great quirky place to stay

"Great little quirky place to stay , food was amazing , owner and staff fantastic"…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar 2020

The Dog In A Doublet
Days Inn by Wyndham Peterborough
2.5 out of 5
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The price is £32 per night
3.8/5Good! (692 reviews)

"Rooms a bit tired but all you need for a short stay."…"

Reviewed on 13 Dec 2019

Days Inn by Wyndham Peterborough
The Haycock Hotel
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3.6/5Good! (264 reviews)
Good value accommodation in nice surroundings.

"my family, of 4 adults, have regularly used this hotel and we find the accommodation and breakfast excellent. We do not use the bar or restaurant as these are, in our opinion, overpriced."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jan 2020

The Haycock Hotel
Stilton Lodge
3 out of 5
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3.6/5Good! (40 reviews)

"Very basic. Shower was small. Room was very hot, no air conditioning during very hot weather. No clean towels over weekend."…"

Reviewed on 4 Aug 2019

Stilton Lodge
Falcon Hotel
3 out of 5
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The price is £40 per night
3.5/5Good! (145 reviews)

"Very pleasent staff; a little aged but clean. Really nice breakfasr."…"

Reviewed on 15 Jan 2020

Falcon Hotel
Dragonfly Hotel Peterborough
3 out of 5
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The price is £53 per night
3.5/5Good! (507 reviews)

"Much better than I expected! Stayed at the kings lynn dragonfly which was awful, so my expectations weren’t high. HOWEVER, I was shocked to find how nice this hotel was! Minor issues in the bathroom but apart from that, no complaints at all! Well worth the money."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2020

Dragonfly Hotel Peterborough
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Where should we stay in Peterborough?

The welcoming destination of Peterborough is a great choice if you've been thinking about a holiday with the children. The ice skating, rollerskating and hockey games are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Fly into Cambridge (CBG), which is located 30.6 mi (49.3 km) from the city centre. Peterborough has 20 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you'll have a variety of options when you're deciding where to stay.

Holidaying families have good things to say about these types of accommodation:

The Dog In A Doublet: Offers a restaurant, free parking and free cooked-to-order breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort and central location at this 3-star inn.

Best Western Plus Peterborough Orton Hall Hotel & Spa – Features an indoor pool, 2 restaurants and free parking. The clean rooms and helpful staff make this 4-star hotel popular with guests.

Queens Head Inn – Offers a restaurant, free parking and free WiFi. Guests like the comfy beds at this 4-star inn.

When should we visit Peterborough?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family holiday. Use these tips to plan when to grab the children and head to Peterborough.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 1°F
  • Driest months: March, April, May and June, with an average rainfall of 1 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, July, February and August, with an average rainfall of 2.25 inches

What should we see and do in Peterborough?

While you and your family are visiting Peterborough, you may want to explore some of the attractions here such as East of England Arena and Events Centre and Stamford Meadows. Make sure that you allow plenty of time for activities here such as Peterborough Cathedral.

Peterborough is also known for its:
  • Cultural attractions
  • Countryside
  • Rollerskating
  • Ice skating
  • Hockey

Getting around Peterborough

To venture out into the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Peterborough Station or Whittlesea Station. Peterborough might not have many public transport options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Frequently asked questions

What's Peterborough like for family-friendly holidays?
The welcoming destination of Peterborough is a good choice if you’ve been thinking about a trip with your children. The ice skating and roller skating are just a couple of things that make this the ideal place for a family holiday. Arrange a flight into Cambridge (CBG), which is located 30.6 mi (49.3 km) from the city centre.
What's the best accommodation option when travelling with children to Peterborough?
Peterborough Marriott Hotel is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and 2 restaurants. Other good options for your child-friendly holiday include Best Western Plus Peterborough Orton Hall Hotel & Spa and Days Inn by Wyndham Peterborough.
What's the seasonal weather in Peterborough?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. Average annual rainfall for Peterborough is 616 mm.
What's there to see and do with your family in Peterborough?
East of England Arena and Events Centre and Peterborough Greyhound Stadium are interesting attractions that you and your family may enjoy exploring while you are staying in Peterborough. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Burghley House and Rutland Water Nature Reserve.
What's the best way for us to get around Peterborough?
If you want to travel outside the city, take a train from Peterborough Station, Whittlesea Station or Nene Valley Railway (Wansford). Peterborough may not have many public transport options, so consider renting a car to explore more.

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