What To Do

What To Do

There can’t be a true country pub that is better located in the North than The Partridge.

Located in the heart of the county, just 20 miles from Chester and Manchester, The Partridge is the perfect place to stay if you’re visiting one of Cheshire’s many beauty spots, attractions or events. So, whether you are new to the area or just passing through, you will find a host of activities to suit all, from countryside walks to days out for the family.

If you fancy exploring Stretton, or the surrounding area on foot, download our pub walks guide.

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Town and City Centres

  • Manchester (21 miles)
  • Manchester Airport (15 miles)
  • Chester (20 miles)
  • Liverpool (28 miles)

Local Attractions

  • Arley Hall
    We are only 5 miles from the beautiful Arley Hall and Gardens. The charming stately home is situated within eight acres of formal gardens, each with a distinctive character, which have been created over the last 250 years by generations of the same family. Whether you are a keen horticulturalist or a budding historian, Arley Hall and Gardens make for a wonderful day out. If you’re hosting an event, or even your special day at the picturesque hall, then why not see if you can stay with us nearby at The Partridge.
  • Oulton Park

    For more than 60 years, Oulton Park racing circuit has gathered a reputation as the country’s toughest test for both car and driver.

    Oulton Park’s combination of stunning scenery and spectacular racing make it one of the most picturesque and best-loved circuits for spectators and competitors alike, hosting events such as the British Touring Car Championship, two rounds of the British Superbike Championship and the ever-popular British GT/F4 event.

  • Lymm Village
    This village in the heart of Cheshire boasts numerous restaurants and pubs. It is perfect for long walks across the canal to see some of the most stunning views in the country.
  • Walton Park
    Walton Park has a stunning cliff top location that overlooks the Severn Estuary and Welsh Hills. Its proximity to Walton Hall and Garden makes it a wonderful family day out.
  • Chester Zoo
    A great family day out. The famous Chester Zoo has over 500 different species of animals within its extensive grounds – about half of which are endangered.There’s lots to do, with attractions, exhibits, and of course, plenty of animals to discover, from cuddly koalas to ferocious tigers.
  • Chester Racecourse
    According to official records, Chester Racecourse, or the Roodee, is the oldest racecourse in the country still in use. Whether you are a keen racegoer or looking for an exciting day out, Chester Racecourse makes a great day out.
  • Haydock Park
    Perfectly situated between Manchester and Liverpool, The Haydock Park Racecourse showcases some of the most popular events in the Northern racing calendar on its beautiful tree-lined course.
  • Old Trafford Stadium
    Are you a fan of the beautiful game? We are only a half an hour drive away from the home of Manchester United where you take in over 130 years of football history.
  • Tatton Park
    Tatton Park is one of the North West’s most popular heritage attractions spanning over 1,000 acres. Renowned for the herds of deer who have roamed on the parkland since 1290, Tatton Park welcomes over 800,000 visitors each year to explore the deer park, mansion, gardens, Old Hall, and rare breeds farm.It also holds a number of popular events throughout the year including the famous Tatton Flower Show.