Family days out in the local area

De Vere Staverton Estate, with its PGA-standard golf course, is easily accessible from three major motorways. It is the perfect base for exploring this vast and fascinating piece of England, with some world-famous attractions just a short drive away.

Here are a few destinations we think you’ll love – all of which are easily accessible from De Vere Staverton Estate.

  Read or download the complete companion guide to find out even more about the local area.

Together starts here – exclusive family break offer

Aside from being surrounded fabulous attractions, De Vere hotels are wonderful places to spend some quality time with your loved ones, with family-friendly restaurants, gardens to explore and play in, and new al fresco food and drink options to enjoy.

Treat your family to a short break at a De Vere hotel this summer and you'll get two nights’ stay with breakfast on both mornings, a two course dinner on an evening of your choice – and a complimentary glass of English sparkling wine or bottle of Meantime pale ale or lager.. Plus, bring up to two children and they’ll stay and eat for free.

Warwick Castle

Aside from the opportunity to explore this iconic British castle, there’s also loads to do and see, from birds of prey shows to a Horrible Histories maze.

20.1 miles / 32 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

Mini Meadows Farm

A delight for adults and little ones. This famous farm offers you the chance to meet some lovely big farm animals and have a cuddle with the smaller ones.

17.3  miles / 30 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

Borough Hill

A picturesque place with a fascinating history. Don some stout footwear and prepare yourself for stunning scenery and spectacular views from the top.

3.3 miles / 6 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

Daventry Country Park

A wooded nature reserve around an attractive reservoir. Kids will love spotting the wildlife, flora and fauna along the clearly-signposted trails.

3.3 miles / 6 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

Canons Ashby

A grand Tudor manor house, sitting proudly in beautifully manicured and terraced gardens. Be sure to pause for nourishment at the stables tearoom.

10.4 miles / 16 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

Althorp Estate

A gem of an English stately home and home to the Spencer family since 1508, Althorp contains superb art and furniture collections. Stunning.

10.9 miles / 22 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

Royal & Derngate Theatre

A year-round calendar of entertainment is on offer at this fine theatre, from comedy to dance to plays to bands. Excellent food and drink destination, too.

15 miles / 32 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

Jephson Gardens

A lovely afternoon out for families with little ones, with gentle walks among the flowers and fountains. Be sure to have a go on the boating lake.

16 miles / 27 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

Catanger Llamas

A chance to get up-close and personal with these beautiful and characterful beasts. You can even walk alongside them on a countryside llama trek.

16.9 miles / 31 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

Silverstone Circuit

One for driving enthusiasts. Book a slot to hurtle round the F1 track in your own car, do the same in a race car, or take a tour of the historic venue.

18.3 miles / 27 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

The Canal Museum

Featuring a vast collection of memorabilia, films and displays, The Canal Museum takes you through the colourful history of Britain’s canals.

18.6 miles / 29 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

Compton Verney

An award-winning art gallery, set in 20 acres of peaceful grounds. A fine place to spend time with the family. Exhibitions change frequently.

21.4 miles / 32 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

Warner Edwards Gin Distillery

If you’re a fan of the joys of craft, English gin and want to see how it’s made, this place is just the tonic. A fascinating tour, with plenty of tastings.

22.9 miles / 36 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

Castle Ashby Gardens

Enjoy a mooch around a variety of styles of garden at this 10,000 acre estate. Be sure to call in at the incredible garden and plant centre before you leave

3.3 miles / 6 minutes’ drive from De Vere Staverton Estate

De Vere Staverton Estate

Daventry Road, Daventry, Northamptonshire NN11 6JT

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