Enjoy the best of Cambridgeshire
Tucked away in the peaceful Cambridgeshire countryside between Cambridge and Peterborough, Brampton is a handy base for exploring the surrounding area.
Nearby Houghton Mill is a fantastic National Trust property, while just down the road in Huntington you'll find The Cromwell Museum, which offers a fascinating insight into the life of one of English history's most controversial figures, Oliver Cromwell.
Get a culture fix in Cambridge
With art galleries, museums and, of course, one of the most famous universities in the country, Cambridge is the ideal spot to get your culture fix. Simply stroll around the college buildings to see some stunning architecture, or why not visit one of the university's eight museums, many of which are free. The impressive Fitzwilliam Museum is also a must-see, with over half a million artworks to admire.
If you want to enjoy the outdoors, why not take a punt down the River Cam?
Pay a visit to Peterborough Cathedral
Under half an hour's drive from Brampton you'll find one of the finest Norman cathedrals in England. Dating back to 654 AD, Peterborough Cathedral remains an impressive sight to this day. Perhaps most famous as the burial place of Catherine of Aragon, Henry VIII's first wife, it's well worth a stroll around to admire the Gothic architecture and decorated wooden ceilings.
Looking for a cheap hotel Near Brampton? Travelodge Huntingdon Fenstanton Hotel and Travelodge Cambridge Swavesey Hotel are both within easy reach.