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Off the beaten path, adventure beckons

Whether you would prefer to sit by the River Avon with an indulgent gelato or perhaps visit the resplendent Warwick Castle to take in the tails of knights from hundreds of years ago, there is so much to do here. 

Discover more about the world’s most famous playwright, walk the charming cobbled streets of Stratford-upon-Avon and then enjoy a drink in our beautiful hotel garden.

Seek new experiences

Warwick Castle

A visit to Warwick Castle guarantees great fun, with massive great halls, beautiful landscapes, even dungeons and high towers. There's 950 years of history to investigate, including great battles, ancient myths, spellbinding tales, pampered princesses, heroic knights, and the dark castle Dungeon.

Visit the official Warwick Castle site.

Shakespeare Houses & Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon

Visit five historic properties across an action-packed day out of exploration into Shakespeare's family homes. See first-hand the scenes of Shakespeare's family life and the way in which his upbringing shaped his prolific writing career.

Visit the Shakespeare Houses & Theatre site

Royal Shakespeare Theatre

Visit the grand stage where Shakespeare’s works are regularly performed. Little ones will delight in the dress-up box, while the adults might want to enjoy a meal in the rooftop restaurant.

Visit the Royal Shakespeare Theatre site

The MAD Museum

Kids of all ages absolutely love the MAD (Mechanical Art and Design) Museum. The chance to interact with and find out the inner-workings of machines is even more fun than it sounds.

Visit the official MAD Museum site

Stratford Butterfly Farm

Prepare for a tropical greenhouse holding thousands of delicate butterflies as well as waterfalls, ponds and exotic plants. You won’t find anything like it in England!

Visit the Statford Butterfly Farm site

Boat hire on the River Avon

You can rent row boats, canoes and small motor boats during the summer months and while away the afternoon gliding down River Avon.

Visit the Avon Boating website

British Motor Museum

Home to the largest collection of British cars in the world.

Visit the British Motor Museum website

Stratford-upon-Avon Racecourse

Take in a day at the races where Steeplechasing has taken place since 1755!

Visit the Stratford Racecourse website

Cadbury World

If you or your little ones are chocoholics, you simply can't miss a trip to Cadbury World on your next visit to Warwick. Discover how chocolate is made and even sample a few treats!

Visit the Cadbury World website