Woodhall Spa is situated in the heart of Lincolnshire. England’s second largest county, Lincolnshire offers a mix of stunning landscapes from the rolling hills of the Wolds and waterways to a stunning coastline and characterful market towns and villages. For families there are a number of great attractions that the children will enjoy from farm parks to the lively coastal resorts of Skegness, Mablethorpe and Cleethorpes.
The area is ideal for walking and cycling. Nearby routes include the Water Rail Way, connecting Lincoln to Boston with access just a mile from the site. The Spa Trail takes you on a stunning 3 mile traffic free journey along the mid section of the old Horncastle to Woodhall Junction Railway and part of the Horncastle canal. The trail forms part of the Viking Way, a long distance route from Hull to Harwich.
The village of Woodhall Spa was one of the great Victorian Spa resorts and is one of Lincolnshire’s most historic villages with timeless charm. You will find a selection of locally sourced fresh Lincolnshire produce on offer in the deli, greengrocers and butchers on the high street. You can enjoy home cooked food in the cafes and a meal out in one of the village’s restaurants.
Next to the campsite is The Village Limits, an award winning traditional pub serving fresh Lincolnshire dishes.
Nearby you will enjoy villages such as Tattershall, the skyline of the village dominated by the turrets of the National Trust’s Tattershall Castle a perfect afternoon out.
The nearby Lincolnshire Wolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is stunning. Ideal for walking and cycling, or enjoying a picnic you will experience picture perfect scenery in this expanse of countryside peppered with charming traditional English villages.
In Lincolnshire you can’t forget our aviation heritage. ‘Bomber County’ has a number of aviation sites for you to explore, including RAF Conningsby the home of the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and the Dambusters Bar at the nearby Petwood Hotel. The Red Arrows can often be seen training in the big Lincolnshire skies.
The Cottage Museum in Woodhall Spa offers an interesting insight into the county and its history, and has helpful tourist information too.