Discover Ely & Beyond

The Nyton in Ely, is conveniently located and easily accessible to a wide variety of destinations. Whether you love history, shopping, dining, art, music, theatre, or the great outdoors, Ely and the surrounding areas of East Cambridgeshire has it all.

The Nyton is within walking distance of many popular attractions in Ely and is ideally suited to explore further afield with the major tourist locations of Cambridge (16 miles) and Newmarket (14 miles) on it's doorstep. On foot or by car Ely is the ideal base to relax, explore and discover the beauty of the fens.

Walking Distances From The Nyton

  • Ely Park (8 minutes)
  • Ely's Waterside Area and Jubilee Gardens (12 minutes)
  • Ely Cathedral and Stained Glass Museum (10 minutes)
  • Oliver Cromwell's House (12 minutes)
  • Ely Museum (11 minutes)
  • Ely City Shopping (12 minutes)
  • Ely Markets (Thursdays & Saturdays) (12 minutes)
  • Ely Railway Station (20 minutes)

Historic Houses & Gardens

  • Denny Abbey, Nr Cambridge (8.5 miles)
  • Anglesey Abbey, Lode (11 miles)

Museums & Historical Sites

  • RAF Witchford Museum, Witchford (2.6 miles)
  • Stretham Steam Engine, Stretham (4 miles)
  • Prickwillow Drainage Engine, Prickwillow (4.5 miles)
  • Downfields Windmill, Soham (6.8 miles)
  • Farmland Museum, Haddenham (7.2 miles)
  • Wicken Windmill (8.6 miles)
  • Burwell Museum and Windmill (11.8 miles)
  • National Horse Racing Museum, Newmarket (13.5 miles)
  • The National Stud, Newmarket (15.9 miles)

Birds & Nature Reserves

  • Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve (8.7 miles)
  • The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust, Welney (11.2 miles)

Walks & Cycling in East Cambridgeshire

There are many walking and cycling routes in Ely and the surrounding villages. For further information visit Ely's tourism website.

About Ely City

The Nyton Hotel
7 Barton Road
United Kingdom
Telephone:  + 44 (0)1353 662459
Fax:  + 44 (0)1353 666217