Kettering, a quaint town in Northamptonshire, is positioned 81 miles from the capital city of London. Close to the River Ise, and a tributary of the River Nene, it boasts an array of scenic walkways and countryside. As well as its picturesque parks, it has Roman roots and was once home to a thriving woolen cloth industry. When you stay in one of our hotels in Kettering, you'll find yourself on the doorstep to an abundance of historic and modern-day attractions, making it the perfect spot for a family day out or a couple's retreat.
Hotels in Kettering
Book one of our Kettering hotels and experience all this area has to offer, including Wicksteed Park. Positioned 22 minutes from our Wellingborough Rushden hotel, offers over 30 exciting rides and attractions, the longest zip wire in Europe and plenty of events for all ages. Other nearby tourist hot spots is Boughton House, one of the UK’s finest stately homes. Located 15 minutes from our Kettering hotel; it's here you'll discover one of the area's most visited gardens and a variety of events like outdoor cinema in summer. If you're looking to spend your stay outdoors, a trip to West Lodge Rural Centre is not to be missed. From petting the piglets to learning more about the working farm animals, there is something to suit all.
Things to do in Kettering
With so much to see and do, reading up on this area’s many attractions prior to your stay is highly recommended. When you book one of our hotels in Kettering, you'll be on the doorstep to everything this town has to offer, including the popular Bugtopia Zoo - a prevalent destination to take children wishing to learn more about creepy crawlies, reptiles, ants and even scorpions. Not you thing? Try a trip to the Lighthouse Theatre for style. Boasting a busy calendar of events, it is here you'll be able to view an array of comedy acts, drama productions and classic plays.