Take a stroll or a quick 5 minute drive into Stratford town centre to visit William Shakespeare’s birthplace. Learn all about The Shakespeare family and get up close to objects from the Trusts collection – giving you insight of how the playwright still shapes our lives today.
Discover the birthplace of William Shakespeare’s wife, Anne Hathaway. This delightful Tudor farmhouse is now open to the public as a museum, where much of the originality remains. Just 10 minutes’ drive away from our hotel, the cottage is surrounded by gardens with a sculpture trail inspired by Shakespeare’s plays, and is not to be missed!
Relax by the
A truly peaceful spot to enjoy a picnic in the gardens as you admire the River Avon. Choose from many scenic spots, from Bancroft Gardens or the Recreation Grounds and feed the swans on the river’s edge whilst enjoying the surroundings now that Spring has sprung. If you’re feeling adventurous, you can even hire a row boat or take a river cruise with one of Stratford-upon-Avon’s many boating services.
Enjoy a wide range of distillery activities such as tours, gin cruises along the picturesque River Avon, cocktail masterclasses and tasting sessions!
They have recently added Judith’s to their portfolio, a brand-new experience space right in the heart of Stratford upon Avon; once the home of William Shakespeare’s daughter, Judith. Here you can enjoy the Rum School and Gin tasting sessions, it’s the perfect way to enjoy your favourite tipple and have great fun with friends & family.
The Guild Chapel
Gaze in wonder at one of the most iconic and historically important buildings this town boasts, The Guild Hall in Stratford-upon-Avon’s town centre.
Just a 5 minute drive away from our hotel, you will find yourself in awe of the incredibly rare, medieval wall paintings with deathly depictions of the afterlife which were once banned. Find out more about the supremely interesting medieval history and take a trip there yourself as part of the many of things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon.
Trip to the
It’s showtime! Stratford-upon-Avon is home to some of the greatest Theatre productions in the UK with historic theatres like The Royal Shakespeare and The Swan. Sit where the great William Shakespeare himself sat and watch plays originated from his work, there’s no better way to enjoy the Shakespeare country!
Bring the whole family with you to the butterfly farm in Stratford-upon-Avon to discover hundreds of beautiful butterflies, situated in the market town just a 5 minute drive away. Become emersed in the exotic surroundings of the farm, hear the splashing of waterfalls and witness the goldfish wave their colours through the water.