A stylish setting for private events near Ely, Cambridgeshire

Get together, celebrate and stay at Gravel Farm


Gravel Farm offers a stylish space for private events and parties with the beautiful wildly tamed landscape and big skies of the Fens countryside providing a magnificent setting.

Are you looking to celebrate a milestone birthday or anniversary? Or perhaps you want to arrange a get together with friends and family? Whatever the occasion - a celebration, a private dinner party or a corporate event - Gravel Farm is the perfect blank canvas to create your very own private event.


You and your guests stay the night in our luxurious ‘home from home’ cottages so there are no worries about getting taxis or driving home. There is the opportunity to relax and enjoy all that Gravel Farm has to offer including river activities.

We can be easily reached from Cambridge via the A10 and London, via the M11, so whether you are on our doorstep or further afield, Gravel Farm could be the ideal venue to hold a truly memorable private event.


Your Blank Canvas private events venue and accommodation

Are you searching for a private events venue in Cambridgeshire? Gravel Farm, just outside Ely, is the perfect blank canvas to create a private event your way. Whether that’s an intimate anniversary dinner for two or a larger celebratory gathering of friends and family who can stay in our cottages, you can bring your vision to life here.


Our stylish eco-build, Willow Cottage, sleeps 10 people with lots of outdoor space, riverside walks and a fishing pond on the doorstep. Willow Cottage can be booked together with three other individually designed and contemporary properties, sleeping a total of 18. There is the possibility to increase the number to 20 with children sleeping in travel cots. You and your guests will enjoy light and airy accommodation and supreme comfort complete with luxurious British-made Harrison spinks pocket sprung mattresses.


Exclusive private events space for hosting dinners

When it comes to dining, you can bring your own food and drink or opt for stress-free preparation and have everything done for you. At Gravel Farm, we can recommend tried and tested local suppliers to help you plan a menu of delectable dishes. We like to make things as easy as possible for our guests.


Should you wish to host a number of guests in addition to those staying overnight, Willow Cottage with its large living space and fully equipped kitchen makes this possible. There is the option to have a small marquee in the private garden making it just the thing for summer parties. Please note, there will be a small extra charge to cover parking of guests, use of the garden, supplier access and an extra toilet for the garden.


Would you like to know more? Contact the friendly Gravel Farm team on 07723 016 965.


Corporate Events in a magnificent setting

Gravel Farm is the ultimate venue to host meetings, team-building sessions and exclusive retreats for management.

You and your colleagues can enjoy a one night stay and two days with us giving ample time to focus on work and experience Gravel Farm. (Davina – is it okay to say one night as it’s a two-night minimum stay at Willow Cottage?)

The River Great Ouse and our Lily Pond provide the opportunity to try a range of river activities, including canoeing, fishing and paddleboarding, which could form the basis of a team-building exercise.

Get your team together for some productive sessions and benefit from the fresh Fens air and magnificent wide open spaces.


Get in touch to plan your bespoke private event

As a family owned business, we deliver a personal level of service and have an ‘all wishes catered for’ mantra. We can help you plan your event, be it an intimate anniversary dinner for two or a birthday party for a larger gathering.

If you have any questions about hosting a private event at Gravel Farm or you are ready to book the accommodation for your event, please email info@gravelfarm.co.uk or call 07723 016 965.