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Lovely town

My husband and I visited this lovely town as a stop on route to Yorkshire, and we had a very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charming and picturesque

Visited on a Friday which was market day. The people were all helpful and friendly and the old... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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Stamford, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited this lovely town as a stop on route to Yorkshire, and we had a very pleasant time there. It was a Saturday morning but we had no problems parking, we used the old cattle market car park which was just...More

Thank F7243DBbarbarah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on a Friday which was market day. The people were all helpful and friendly and the old buildings worth looking up from the market stalls for. Bought some lovely artisan cakes (excellent prices by London standards) and decent chips for lunch. Downside a few...More

Thank Escher1969
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fabulous selection of shops, many independent rather than chain. Interesting buildings and architecture. We went for a few days, but the day we left our hotel and drove in for appointments at a salon we found out there is no parking for more than...More

Thank Josephine M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only saw it from the car. Drove through three times and could not park the car! Look forward to trying again sometime.

Thank Glynn S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stamford is a lovely place to visit but Friday is market day and two of the main streets in the town are taken over by a very comprehensive range of market stalls.

Thank John B
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous, charming, friendly town, particularly wonderful in good weather. Roman history, Norman gates, medieval parts of town, with large part built in the late 1600s, early 1700s. The history and prosperity of the town is as then, and now, linked to the nearby Burghley...More

2  Thank l-globetrotter
Reviewed 21 July 2018

What a quaint and very beautiful place to live and visit. The building architecture dates back 200 years and the stone is so attractive. The scenery in and round the village is lovely and every Friday there's a huge market selling all and sundry -...More

Thank Stéphanie C
Reviewed 18 July 2018

First visit to Stamford, what a beautiful place, the town centre shops have not be made to look modern but created within the old buildings so its unspoilt, lots of places to eat or just have a coffee...cant wait to have another visit.

1  Thank jules2330
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

I live 16 miles from Stamford and visit 6 - 8 times a yr .Aside from a hol on in the sun in one of my fav Greek islands Stamford is my fav place to visit , beautiful to walk around , put head back...More

2  Thank Steven M
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely shops, restaurants, fabulous buildings and a wealth of historic interest. Ideal for families or couples looking for a day out

1  Thank Lesleystick
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22 May 2018|
Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
Hi John, there is no early closing day in Stamford. Some shops choose to close if not busy as you would find in many other small towns.
4 May 2018|
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Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
As above answer.
26 January 2018|
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Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
Cloisters is perfect for you. Italian dishes.