The Falcon Hotel is just off the A47 between Leicester and Peterborough. Rutland Water is 6 miles (9.7 km) away and offers trout fishing, cycling and bird watching. Eyebrook is another great trout fishing reservoir.
Burghley House and Rockingham Castle are a short drive from the hotel, as is Rockingham Speedway. Golf can be arranged at South Luffenham (5 miles/8 km), Greetham (5 miles/8 km), or at the 9-hole par 3 course overlooking Rutland Water.
Oakham is 5 miles/8 km to the north and has a train station. East Midlands Airport is less than 40 minutes' drive away.