Stately homes & castles

Peace and tranquillity

A route for everyone

Walking heaven!

5 star accommodation

Great market towns

Amazing events!

Glorious gardens

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VISIT SOUTH KESTEVEN

South Kesteven is packed with things to do and places to explore for all the family. Located just off the A1 and a popular stop on the main east coast rail line, it’s the perfect place to visit for a day trip, a weekend getaway or a relaxing Lincolnshire holiday.

The picturesque Lincolnshire market towns of Grantham, Stamford, Bourne and Market Deeping are the historic beacons of South Kesteven. The wider district encompasses 365 square miles of beautiful countryside and more than 80 rural villages – all waiting to be explored – and our many hotels, homely B&Bs, historic attractions, family entertainment and delicious places to eat are ready to welcome visitors from near and far.

Few places in Lincolnshire offer such an exciting variety of things to do and see. From bustling street markets, boutique shopping and amazing festivals to Burghley and Belton international horse trials, South Kesteven has it all. And with adventure playgrounds, alpaca farms and a busy arts and theatre programme, our family-friendly visitor attractions are perfectly placed to keep children entertained at the weekend and during school holidays.

Visit South Kesteven to discover fascinating history and heritage, stunning countryside, delightful stone villages, stately homes and castles. Enjoy wonderful artisan food and drink and explore beautiful gardens nestled in stunning surroundings. Stay in ancient beamed hotels, quaint cottages or rural camp sites. Walk, cycle or drive our scenic country lanes.

With so much to discover in South Kesteven, browse our site for things to do, places to stay, where to eat and drink and events to enjoy to help make the most of your visit here.

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OUR LATEST NEWS

Yellow bikes recycled to dress festival route

Yellow painted bikes are appearing along the race routes of next month’s Bourne CiCLE Festival to raise awareness of the event. Andrew Norman, Head of Visitor Economy for InvestSK said “We wanted to recreate the look and feel of the Tour of Yorkshire with these colourful bikes.

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10 Best things to do in Grantham

A new website has launched for Bourne’s first CiCLE Festival later this year. As activity builds towards the festival, organised by South Kesteven District Council, the web site – www.bourneciclefestival.com – will be constantly updated…

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D-Day airborne mission inspires new exhibition

A new exhibition has been launched at Grantham Museum telling the story of an audacious mission launched from RAF North Witham on the eve of D Day. The Tip of the Spear brings to life what happened on June 5, 1944, as aircraft of the United States lX Troop Carrier...

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OUR LATEST NEWS

Yellow bikes recycled to dress festival route

Yellow painted bikes are appearing along the race routes of next month’s Bourne CiCLE Festival to raise awareness of the event. Andrew Norman, Head of Visitor Economy for InvestSK said “We wanted to recreate the look and feel of the Tour of Yorkshire with these colourful bikes.

read more

10 Best things to do in Grantham

A new website has launched for Bourne’s first CiCLE Festival later this year. As activity builds towards the festival, organised by South Kesteven District Council, the web site – www.bourneciclefestival.com – will be constantly updated…

read more

D-Day airborne mission inspires new exhibition

A new exhibition has been launched at Grantham Museum telling the story of an audacious mission launched from RAF North Witham on the eve of D Day. The Tip of the Spear brings to life what happened on June 5, 1944, as aircraft of the United States lX Troop Carrier...

read more

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Whether you’re searching for something in particular, or just want to know what’s available near to where you’re staying, you can find it here. Click on ‘Search map’ and then zoom in to see the great places and attractions in the district.

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With a whole host of fantastic events taking place regularly across the district, there's always something to look forward to

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