Indulge in Luxurious Canal-Side Living: Unforgettable Self-Catering Retreat in the Heart of Northamptonshire

Welcome to The Dovecote, the epitome of tranquillity nestled in the charming village of Stoke Bruerne. This idyllic holiday cottage is specifically designed to cater to the discerning tastes of guests seeking a serene and rejuvenating retreat. 

Step inside and be captivated by the tastefully decorated interiors, blending contemporary comfort with rustic charm. The cottage features a cosy bedroom that ensures a restful night's sleep, offering a blissful escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Adjacent, an elegant ensuite shower room awaits, boasting modern fixtures and luxurious amenities.

Indulge in the ultimate relaxation experience as you step outside into the enchanting private enclosure. Here, you'll find a delightful surprise—a bubbling hot tub, inviting you to soak your cares away amidst the picturesque surroundings. Immerse yourself in the warm waters and let the worries of the world simply melt away.

The Dovecote's location in Stoke Bruerne offers a perfect blend of tranquillity and exploration. Meander through the village's quaint streets and discover its rich history, with charming canal-side pubs and traditional narrowboats. Take leisurely strolls along the scenic towpaths, or embark on a narrowboat adventure to explore the stunning Grand Union Canal.

Whether you seek a romantic weekend getaway or a peaceful escape, The Dovecote provides the ideal sanctuary for guests looking to unwind and reconnect with nature. Book your stay today and experience an unforgettable retreat in Stoke Bruerne's hidden gem.

We'd love to welcome you to The Dovecote!

Vicky, John & Team


Things to do

Within an hour's drive of Stoke Bruerne, a world of captivating experiences awaits, offering a perfect blend of history, nature, shopping, and adrenaline-pumping excitement. Embark on a journey that will leave you with cherished memories for a lifetime.

Begin your exploration at the iconic Blisworth Tunnel, an engineering marvel of the Grand Union Canal. Take a leisurely boat ride through this historic tunnel, marveling at its impressive architecture and absorbing the stories of its past. Feel the gentle breeze as you navigate through the darkened passage, creating an atmosphere of mystery and adventure.

For an enchanting day out, visit Rookery Open Farm, where both children and adults can get up close and personal with a variety of friendly farm animals. From petting adorable lambs to feeding playful goats, this interactive farm experience is sure to delight visitors of all ages. Take a scenic walk around the farm's beautiful surroundings, basking in the tranquility of nature.

Venture into the vibrant city of Milton Keynes, where a world of entertainment, shopping, and culture awaits. Indulge in retail therapy at the bustling shopping centers, explore the picturesque parks and lakes, or catch a show at one of the city's renowned theaters. With a wide range of dining options available, you can savor diverse cuisines to suit every palate.

For the ultimate shopping experience, make your way to Bicester Village, a luxury shopping destination that draws visitors from far and wide. Discover an array of designer boutiques offering exquisite fashion, accessories, and homeware. Immerse yourself in a world of style and sophistication as you hunt for exclusive bargains and timeless treasures.

Sports enthusiasts will find their heart racing at Silverstone, the home of British motorsport. Experience the adrenaline rush as you watch thrilling races or even take part in driving experiences, putting your skills to the test on the iconic race circuit. Feel the roar of the engines and witness the passion of motorsport firsthand.

With an array of attractions within easy reach, Stoke Bruerne serves as the perfect base for exploring the wonders of Northamptonshire. From historic tunnels and farmyard adventures to shopping extravaganzas and high-speed thrills, there's something to captivate every visitor. Prepare for an unforgettable journey through this diverse and captivating region.

Local Amenities

Towcester, Northampton, and Milton Keynes are all within easy reach, where you can find lots of local amenities such as health centres, shops, and theatres.  

The next village, Roade, has a post office, a pub, a café, a Chinese takeaway, convenience stores, and a petrol station. Both Stoke Bruerne and Roade have children's playgrounds. 


The Dovecote

Bakers Lane

Stoke Bruerne


NN12 7SF

United Kingdom

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