Local Area

The Granary and Yurts are situated on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Clare. Set in the heart of the wonderful Suffolk countryside. 

The nearest town of Clare (just under 3 miles away) is a picturesque village famous for the old Priory Ruins and Country Park.. It also has a golf club, country walks and many tea shops and traditional pubs. There is also a post office in Clare and Country Park - ideal for a picnic.

Nearby Stoke by Clare also offers circular country walking routes.

Locally There are two local village pubs a short distance away, as well as a local village store and post office in Hundon.

Golf  There is an 18 hole golf course just under 4 miles away. www.club-noticeboard.co.uk/haverhill/ as well as a 9 hole course in nearby Clare.

Beauty Spas  There a two luxurious health and beauty spa’s nearby : Ballantynes in Bury St Edmunds and The Gainsborough in Cavendish. You are advised to book in advance of your stay if you wish to visit these. www.atlantichealthandspa.co.uk and www.bannatyne.co.uk/spa/bury-st-edmunds  

Cinema  There are cinemas in Haverhill, Bury St Edmunds, as well as Cambridge

Race Courses  We are situated just half an hour or so from Newmarket Race Course - famed for both horse racing, horse racing museum and Newmarket Concert Nights www.newmarketracecourses.co.uk  www.newmarket-nights.co.uk  

Bowling The nearest bowling can be found in Bury St Edmunds.

Zoo and Gardens Just 12 miles away in Linton is a zoo and gardens www.lintonzoo.com A great place for a family day out.

Cambridge. Go Punting on the river Cam, or visit  the world famous University and historical buildings. Shopping, from top stores to the busy marketplace, bars  and restaurants can all be found in Cambridge, approx. 40 mins drive.

Food Outlets  In Clare you will find a selection of local traditional pubs serving a range of different foods, as well as a fish and chip shop, Indian and Chinese restaurants and a Co-op store if you wish to buy provisions. The Plough Pub is just half a mile away and serves homemade food daily.

Haverhill (5 miles away) is a larger town which has a market on Friday’s and Saturdays’ They also have Fish and Chip , Kebab, and Pizza takeaway restaurants or Chinese, Indian, KFC and Subway restaurants for eat in or take away meals. Haverhill also has a Frankie and Benny’s, and Prezzo, as well as large Tesco and Sainsbury’s Stores Various local farmer markets take place at intervals throughout the year.