Overview of River Nene Cottages

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Seasonal outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM, pool loungers
Seasonal outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM, pool loungers
Seasonal outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM, pool loungers
Premium bedding, individually decorated, individually furnished

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Pet Friendly
  • Washer

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in

Explore the area

    Popular LocationNene Park9 min drive
    Popular LocationFerry Meadows Country Park10 min drive
    Popular LocationEast of England Arena and Events Centre13 min drive
    AirportNorthampton (ORM-Sywell Aerodrome49 min drive
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  • Cottage, 2 Bedrooms (Yew Tree)

    Room amenities

    • 377 sq ft
    • 2 bedrooms
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsCottage, 2 Bedrooms (Yew Tree)
  • Cottage, 2 Bedrooms (Barley)

    Room amenities

    • 646 sq ft
    • 2 bedrooms
    • River view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsCottage, 2 Bedrooms (Barley)
  • Cottage, 1 Bedroom (Coach)

    Room amenities

    • 300 sq ft
    • 1 bedroom
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsCottage, 1 Bedroom (Coach)

About this area


Located in Peterborough, River Nene Cottages is in the historical district and on the waterfront. Notable landmarks in the area include Elton Hall & Gardens and Peterborough Cathedral. Looking to enjoy an event or a match while in town? See what's going on at East of England Arena and Events Centre. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including outlet shopping. Guests appreciate the property's quiet location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Nene Park - 9 min drive
  • Elton Hall & Gardens - 10 min drive
  • Ferry Meadows Country Park - 10 min drive
  • Thorpe Wood Golf Course - 12 min drive
  • East of England Arena and Events Centre - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Nene Valley Railway (Wansford) - 6 min drive
  • AirportLondon (STN-Stansted) - 62 min drive


  • The Paper Mills - 3 min drive
  • Beijing Rendezvous - 4 min drive
  • The Windmill Bar And Restaurant - 6 min drive
  • Mattoni - 7 min drive
  • Black Horse Inn - 7 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cottage to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

River Nene Cottages

Rivewalk cottage with lazy river and seasonal outdoor pool
3 fully self-contained, 1 & 2 bedroom holiday cottages in a small, 'Cotswold stone' built, riverside village, 1 minute off the main A1(M)/A1 north/south route. Each cottage has a fully fitted kitchen with washer/dryers, dishwasher and fridge freezers. 1 bathroom each, newly refurbished in white and chrome.Max of 2 cars per cottage although driveway space is restricted as it is a shared driveway with neighbours. Please do not block upon arrival in case emergency vehicles require access at any time.
River Nene Cottages offers 5 forms of accommodation with private pools and washers/dryers. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation has separate sitting areas. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodation at this 3.5-star cottage has kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and separate dining areas. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. 46-inch Smart televisions come with digital channels. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a weekly basis.

Recreational amenities at the cottage include a lazy river and a seasonal outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of European Holiday Home Association (EHHA - Europe)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Private pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Sunloungers


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking
  • Accessible parking

Family friendly

  • Children stay free
  • Free cot/infant bed
  • Pool gate
  • Children's games
  • Fireplace guard


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Couples dining
  • Private picnics


  • Premium bedding
  • Bed sheets provided


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Rainfall shower head
  • Soap
  • Towels provided
  • Shampoo
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet paper

Living spaces

  • Dining room
  • Sitting area


  • 46-inch smart TV with digital service

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Washer/dryer
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry detergent

Pet friendly

  • GBP 10 per pet per night
  • 2 per room (up to 55 lbs/25 kg)
  • Pets allowed in specific rooms
  • Cats and dogs welcome
  • Service animals exempt from fees


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Luggage storage
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Location highlights

  • On the river
  • On the waterfront
  • Near a train station
  • In the historical district
  • In a rural location
  • Near a health or beauty spa
  • Near a hospital
  • Near outlet shopping

Things to do

  • Lazy river
  • Rowing/canoeing on site
  • Theme parks nearby

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • 5 rooms
  • 2 floors
  • 1 building
  • Built in 1805
  • Individually decorated



Check-in from 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 10 per pet, per night
Dogs and cats only
2 per room (up to 55 lbs/25 kg)
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: GBP 5 per day (rates may vary)
  • Pet fee: GBP 10 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
The seasonal pool will be open from April to October
Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM
The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Alcohol is not served at this property

Property is also known as

River Nene Cottages House Peterborough
River Nene Cottages House
River Nene Cottages Peterborough
River Nene Cottages Cottage
River Nene Cottages Peterborough
River Nene Cottages Cottage Peterborough

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at River Nene Cottages and receive a full refund?
Yes, River Nene Cottages offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to River Nene Cottages cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does River Nene Cottages have a pool?
Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool. Pool access is from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM.
Is River Nene Cottages pet-friendly?
Yes, this property allows cats and dogs (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 25 kg per pet. There's a fee of GBP 10 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at River Nene Cottages?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at River Nene Cottages?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM.
What time is check-out at River Nene Cottages?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is River Nene Cottages located?
Situated on the riverwalk, this cottage is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from East of England Arena and Events Centre, and within 9 mi (15 km) of East of England Showground and Elton Hall & Gardens. Peterborough Cathedral and Fotheringhay Castle are also within 12 mi (20 km). Nene Valley Railway (Wansford) is 27 minutes by foot.
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Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Thank you for a wonderful stay at Rivernene Cottages. Hosts Stephen and Phil were amazing and could not do enough for all the guests. We stayed in the Yew Tree Cottage, as a family of 4 (2 teenagers) this was perfect! The entire place is immaculately kept. The sweeping garden was a great place to chill out by the bank of the river as well as the delightful heated pool which was used many times during our stay! Cottages are very well equipped with everythjng you could need for a short or long stay. Cant wait to return next year. Claire, Paul, Jed and Thea
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
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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
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Great quiet location.
Great place to stay the location was amazing. Steven is a great host and was very friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend to friends and family and would stay again.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Lovely stay at River Nene Cottages
lovely friendly owners, very accomodating. cottages and surroundings very peaceful and charming.Would happly stay again.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2018

5/5 Excellent

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Plenty of character
Was greeted by Stephen, very friendly chap. A very grand entrance! The cottage was full of character and very comfortable. You can hear the road from the cottage but one you are inside you cannot hear it.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2018