Activities near Seasoned Cookery School

Posted on 12/02/15

Are you looking for activities near Seasoned Cookery School to do while your friend, partner or family member is on a cooking course?

We have compiled a list of activities that are just a stones throw from our cookery school at Catton Hall in South Derbyshire.


Barton Marina

Located just a 10 minute drive from Seasoned, Barton Marina hosts a whole ream of attractions that can keep you entertained.

There is a Red Carpet Cinema where you catch the latest films, you can take a stroll around the waterfront, popping into the small quaint shops along the way and then go for lunch at ‘The Apple Tree’ coffee shop, or pick up some delicious local produce at ‘The Butcher, Baker, Ice Cream Maker’.

Barton Under Needwood Village

Also located just a short dive from the cookery school Barton has several village pubs, little shops & cafes for you to visit.

The National Memorial Arboretum 

The UK’s living Centre of Remembrance located just a 5-minute drive from Catton Hall, where you can explore the history of several world-changing events. Hundreds of Thousands of people travel to the NMA every year, it is a somber and remarkable place to visit.

The city of Lichfield & the cathedral 

Lichfield City Centre, which is the home to Lichfield Cathedral, is 20 minutes from Seasoned Cookery School.  You can enjoy a day of shopping, touring the cathedral and then stopping one of the many cafés, pubs or restaurants to have a bite to eat.

Hoar Cross Hall 

If you would like to just relax and have a pampering day then Hoar Cross Hall hotel & spa is the perfect day for you, just a 20-minute drive.

Rosliston forestry centre

The Forestry lies in the heart of the National Forest and is a perfect day out if you also need to occupy children as there are play areas, cycle hire and much more.

Catton Hall

Catton Hall is where Seasoned Cookery School is located.  It is not open to the public, however there are numerous events held in the grounds of the hall throughout the year.  Look at their website for full details of their activity calendar.

Seasoned Cookery School

Why not accompany your friend, partner or family member at Seasoned and enjoy the day together cooking up a storm.


Seasoned Cookery School is located on the Derbyshire / Staffordshire boarder and all of the above activates are at most a 30 minute drive.