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Turners Retreat

The Woodworkers Source,
Faraday Close,
Nottinghamshire, DN11 8RU,
United Kingdom

Phone: 01302 744344
Fax: 01302 750111
VAT Reg.: 172 4019 84


How to Find Us

Take the A1 to Blyth Services (junction 34) on the Yorkshire / Nottinghamshire border.

At the roundabout, take the exit signposted A614 Bawtry. After approximately 100 yards, turn left on to Blyth Road (signposted Harworth). Follow this road for about 2 miles. On the right you will see Snape Lane. Farday Close is on the corner of Blyth Road / Snape Lane.

Within easy reach are the historic market towns of Bawtry and Tickhill.

Why don't you visit the Turners Retreat store in Harworth and see our products in the flesh? Why not make it a day trip out when you visit Doncaster / Nottinghamshire? Here we have listed a few things for you to do when you visit our store.

Hodsock Priory

The snowdrop experience for 2015 will again be all about making the most of the exquisite early spring gardens. The marquee tea room, gift shop and plant sale will be sited at the side of the Gatehouse with direct access into the woodland. The outdoor cafe and picnic areas sits alongside the Horsepasture Wood campfire and here George will tell visitors about Hodsock's past. Guests can wander around the gardens, visit the beehives and roam the woodland. Please note the house and Italian Terrace will be closed on the 6th, 7th, 14th, 20th, 21st, 27th and 28th February. For more information visit

Yorkshire Wildlife Park

When you visit Turners Retreat, why not visit the Yorkshire Wildlife Park? It's the number 1 walkthrough wildlife park adventure in the UK! Here you can visit the Lion Country, Land of the Tigers, Leopard Heights, Meet the Meerkats, African Plains, Lemur Woods, Wallaby Walkabout, Endangered Africa, Giraffe House & Sand Paddock, South America Viva and the Baboon Reserve! It's a fantastic day out for both adults and children with tickets starting at just £6.00! To book your tickets and to check the opening times please visit - we promise you won't be disappointed!
Distance from Turners Retreat - 6.7 miles (about 16 minutes driving)

Wetlands Animal Park

Wetlands Animal Park is located near Retford in Nottinghamshire. It gives you the chance to get up close and personal to the animals followed by a relaxing break at the lakeside cafe! When you visit the park you can feed the animals, enjoy a picnic and visit the family fishing area. It's a fantastic day out for the whole family with ticket prices starting at just £6.00! To book your tickets and to check the opening times please visit www.wetlandsanimalpark - we know you'll love it!
Distance from Turners Retreat - 7.5 miles (about 18 minutes driving)


Young and old alike will enjoy a visit to Aeroventure air museum at Doncaster Lakeside - the former site of WWII RAF Doncaster! There is so much to do and so many planes to see it's a brilliant day out for all. After this you could also drive to the Lakeside shopping centre which is full of great shops, entertainment for the children and places to sit and enjoy a nice cup of tea and some lunch! Tickets start at just £2.00 for Aeroventure and we can assure you you will have a great day out here! To book your tickets, check the opening hours or have a sneak peak and upcoming events and planes on view please visit - or to see the opening hours and shops at the Lakeside Village please visit
Distance from Turners Retreat - 12.7 miles (about 18 minutes driving)

Newark Air Museum

A quality assured visitor attraction on, the Newark Air Museum is a fascinating day out for everyone! With old planes on display to appreciate to a diverse display of aviation artefacts and a collection of more than 30 aero engines! You can also visit the cafe after your tour and enjoy a nice cup of tea and some lunch! We know you'll enjoy it as much as us and learn so much on your trip out! Tickets start at just £4.00. To book your tickets, check the opening hours or to have a sneak peak and the upcoming events and planes on view please visit
Distance from Turners Retreat - 29.3 miles (about 36 minutes driving)

Vulcan XH558

Here in Doncaster we are extremely lucky to have the Vulcan XH558. The XH558 is not owned by the government and not owned by the RAF it is the peoples aircraft! The staff at Turners Retreat frequently go to Robinhood Airport to watch the XH558 take off and land and we can assure you it is absolutely breath taking! You can go park up on the lay-by next to the runway (which gets very busy!) and watch her fly for free! To see her upcoming events and take-offs visit - as it's public support that keeps her flying, if you really enjoy it, why not donate? And make sure the next time you come you can watch her again!
Distance from Turners Retreat - 8.5 miles (about 17.5 minutes driving)

Styrrup Hall Golf Club

After your visit to Turners Retreat, why not go for a drink or some lunch? Styrrup Golf Club offers fantastic food at affordable prices as well as outdoor seating looking over the 18th hole which is brilliant when the sun is shining and a very friendly and welcoming atmosphere! Food is served from 10am til 7pm Monday and Tuesday and 10am - 9pm Wednesday to Saturday. To book a table or view the menu please visit
Distance from Turners Retreat - 1.2 miles (about 4 minutes driving)

Cherry Lane Garden Centre

We are also very lucky to be situated very close to an excellent Garden Centre. Here you can buy all your gardening needs as well as home accessories and pet accessories! There is also a cafe on the premises you can visit for a cup of tea or lunch. Everything is very affordable! For more information on the garden centre please visit and select the Tickhill Branch.
Distance from Turners Retreat - 1.9 miles (about 5 minutes driving)

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