The Hillcrest b and b near Wellingborough and Northampton


B & B near Wellingborough and Northampton, this traditional and spacious Guest House in Earls Barton, Northamptonshire, is set in half an acre of gardens and has two rooms available for Bed and Breakfast, both with their own private bath/shower for the sole use of the occupants.   We offer value for money, luxurious accommodation and home comforts.

Earls Barton lies to the east of the county and Oxford, Cambridge, Peterborough, Buckingham, Milton Keynes, Bletchley Park, Oundle and Uppingham are all within easy reach. There are fast trains from Wellingborough to St. Pancras and from Northampton to Birmingham New Street.

The Hillcrest is a mile out of the bustling village of Earls Barton where there is everything you might need including a cash machine, a Co-op supermarket, Gift shop, Chemist, coffee shops, museum, 4 churches and many other facilities. There are places to eat in the village and also nearby at Sywell, Mears Ashby, and Ecton.

We have 16 years experience of providing Bed and Breakfast in our comfortable home. Our aim is to provide guests with comfort, relaxation and privacy in a peaceful setting, whether here on business or pleasure. (Contractors always welcome)


Sywell Reservoir is just half a mile from The Hillcrest with its small Victorian Arboretum. There is a three and a half mile walk round the reservoir with bird watching hides.

A mile further on in Mears Ashby is the Beckworth Emporium with its huge range of plants and ornamental trees, delicatessen, whole foods, organic fruit and veg, award winning Butchers and Restaurant.

Castle Ashby House is only a 5 mile ride away with its beautiful gardens and Rural Shopping Yard and tea rooms.

Earls Barton's famous All Saint's Church with its Saxon tower is in the middle of the village and well worth a visit.

Althorpe, final resting place of Diana Princess of Wales, is just a 30 minute drive.

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