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          Evening Enjoyment in Greenacres Garden


We offer a Self Catering Apartment refurbished to the highest standards and fitted to a very high  specification .                         

Situated in the Midlands with easy links to the M1 , M42 , M5 and M6 'Greenacres' is conveniently placed in the Heart of the New National Forest , We have over 300 acres of peaceful woodland for you to wander or to  ride your horse through.


We assure comfort throughout your stay for 2 adults for just £25 per person per night including VAT. ( 10 % discount for 7 nights or more ) .   The accommodation is approx one quarter of a mile from the picturesque village of Coton in the Elms , South Derbyshire. Your stay can be for just one night if you wish to break a long journey .( Please Note , Greenacres is a  'No Smoking property' ) . Not only is the area popular with Walkers , Cyclists and Bird Watchers , it is also ideal for those of you who just wish to 'take time out' and recharge your batteries or equally ideal as a great touring base for the area's many visitor attractions.  Small well behaved dogs are equally as welcome at no extra charge.

No Need To Overload the Car .... unlike some other self catering accommodation , your stay with us includes all bedding , duvets , bathroom and tea towels . The apartment is fully equipped with crockery and cutlery together with clothes washing facilities , fridge freezer and microwave oven . There is a digital TV and DVD player in the living area. All electric and heating is included in the price and there are no hidden charges.

Enjoy the Tranquillity of eating out of doors or basking in the sun .... Patio / Garden area is right outside your living area door with a table and seating to ensure full enjoyment of the evening sunshine .

Shopping ....... we are fortunate that whilst being in a tranquil area , there is a  medium sized Co-op supermarket just a one minute drive away in the next village of Rosliston , ( which includes a post office on the premises ) . Choice is plentiful , very varied and the prices are extremely reasonable !

     Staunton Harold Sailing Club  
    Popular With Walkers & Cyclists Alike  
  Eating Out ...  a short distance away in Coton in the Elms , the Queens Head ( one of 3 public houses in the village ) provides traditional meals and excellent company . Alternatively , you can travel slightly further a field There are many quaint public houses which we can recommend in the surrounding villages or restaurants with varying cuisine in either Burton , Lichfield , Tamworth or Ashby de la Zouch .

For connoisseurs of Real Ale , try the very popular Colville Arms , just a half mile away in the village of Lullington .






                                                                                         Welcome Basket  


  All visitors to Greenacres are provided with Tea and Coffee making facilities upon arrival .

Guests staying 7 days or longer can expect a complimentary ' welcome basket ' containing Cheese , Preserves , Jam , Bread , Butter , Eggs & Bacon , Biscuits , Tea , Coffee , Sugar  &  Milk .



                              Please Take a Pictorial Tour of your Accommodation clicking and going to


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Out and About .......  Not only are we close to major horse and show jumping venues , Greenacres makes an ideal touring base . The following is a list of some of the visitor attractions which are all a short drive from your apartment. The list is by no means exhaustive and if you should have any special subject of interest we will be only too happy to help with our  knowledge of the Midlands  (  and a little bit of help from the Internet ) !   Figures in brackets are approx distance in miles from Greenacres .

Ashby De La Zouch Castle ( 8 )  :  Bass Museum of Brewing ( 6 )  : Bosworth Battle Field ( 12 ) : Calke Abbey ( 9 )  : Donington Grand Prix Car Collection ( 12 )  : Drayton Manor Park & Zoo ( 8 ) :  Foremark Reservoir ( 7 )  : Lichfield Cathedral  ( 8 )  : Melbourne Hall ( 10 )  : NEC ( Birmingham ) ( 20 )  :  National Forest Millennium Discovery Centre ( 5)  :  National Memorial Arboretum ( 3 )  :  National Space Science Centre ( Leicester )  ( 20 )  : Rangemore Garden , Restaurant & Shopping Centre ( 6 )  : Snibson Discovery Park ( Former National Coal Board Mine ) ( 10 )  : Staunton Harold Hall , Church & Craft Centre ( 9 )  : Staunton Harold Sailing Club ( 9 )  : Swadlincote Dry Ski Slope & Restaurant ( 5 )  : Tatenhill Flying Club ( Trial Flights May be Arranged ) ( 5 )  : Tamworth Castle ( 7 )  : Tamworth Snow Dome ( 8 )  : Tutbury Castle ( 9 )  ; Tutbury Crystal & Glass ( 9 )  : Twycross Zoo ( 8 ) .


The Majority of the above attractions have their own Web Sites. To help you gain information we have set up  separate  pages with basic  pictures and links to their respective sites .

                                             These can be found on the " Touring Our Area " pages.    


A Stay to Remember .....  Staying with us at Greenacres , attention to detail is assured and quality paramount .There is something to suit everyone . Give us a try , we know you will be delighted.


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                Greenacres Stud is a member of the British Show Jumping Association and the Trakehner Breeders Fraternity
                                         Breeders of Part Bred Trakehner Warmblood Show Jumping Horses