Places To Visit

We hand pick stunning places to visit, sometimes off the beaten track but always independent and stand out members of Simply Great Britain. You will find iconic, small, large, secret or simply breathtaking places to visit including stunning retail places, galleries, eating venues and more. We started out in Staffordshire but are now adding to our list from across Great Britain, not as a Tourism Office but as nosey detectives finding the quirky, independent places on your doorstep or further afield.

Hoe Grange Holidays

Hoe Grange Holidays

With over 20 national and regional awards, Hoe Grange Holidays has a nationwide reputation for being...Read more »

The Dog & Doublet

Located in the heart of Staffordshire, in the picturesque village of Sandon, The Dog & Doublet i...Read more »

Alton Castle

Alton Castle is a grade II listed building, designed by A W Pugin and built in 1847.¬† The Castle is...Read more »

Foxlowe Arts Centre

Foxlowe Arts Centre, a local charity organisation, opened its doors in Leek as Leeks Art Centre for ...Read more »

North Staffordshire Railway Company 1978 Ltd

More than just a railway….¬† The Churnet Valley Railway takes you on a journey back to the cla...Read more »

Lymestone Brewery

Lymestone Brewery is a family run micro brewery based in Stone, Staffordshire. Stone has a thousand ...Read more »

The Dorothy Clive Garden

Delightfully woven into the magnificent tapestry of the Staffordshire, Cheshire & Shropshire bor...Read more »


Kilnwork Climbing Centre is the largest and newest indoor climbing venue in Stoke on Trent. Housed i...Read more »

Middleport Pottery

Middleport Pottery

Middleport Pottery, the home of world-famous Burleigh, is now an exciting and award-winning visitor ...Read more »

Learn Organic Gardening

We are very excited to be showcasing a great local company helping you learn organic gardening. Set ...Read more »

Gallery at 12

Gallery at 12

Staffordshire Artists Co-operative set up in February 2009 with the shared aim of finding a way to g...Read more »

Discovery Trails

Writing Treasure Hunt, Murder Mystery and Spy Trails that take you to the best places in Staffordshi...Read more »

Woodhouse Farm & Garden

Woodhouse Farm

Woodhouse Farm & Garden is based on the Fisherwick Estate near Whittington just outside the hist...Read more »

Woodlands Retreat

Woodland Retreat

This is no ordinary B&B; it’s an absolute gem. A luxury bed & breakfast, tucked away o...Read more »

Amerton Farm

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Amerton Farm is a great day out for all the family, no matter what age.¬† There’s so much to s...Read more »

Denstone Hall Farm Shop & Cafe

Denstone Hall Farm Shop and Cafe is beautifully situated in the village of Denstone in Staffordshire...Read more »

Hall Farm Shop and Cafe

Hall Farm Shop and Cafe is a family run farm shop on the outskirts of Alsager in the very north of S...Read more »

Redfern’s Cottage

Redferns Cottage is a beautiful 17th century timber framed town house and garden in the historic mar...Read more »