Tamworth, often referred to as the Ancient Capital of Mercia, now stands as one of the Midlands largest towns outside of the Southern tip of Staffordshire, just 14 miles from Birmingham City Centre. Offering both a rich history and heritage, it’s a popular place to visit if you're looking for a unique place in the historical landscape of the UK. When you stay in one of our hotels in Tamworth, you'll quickly discover the many attractions this vibrant town has to offer, all of which make it an ideal destination for a weekend break.
Book hotels in Tamworth
Book one of our Tamworth hotels and you'll have easy access to the many attractions situated in the beautiful county of Staffordshire. A trip to the Snowdome is a must if you're travelling with those searching for a fun-filled day out. Located eight minutes from our Tamworth M42 hotel, you’ll be able to experience everything from snowboarding lessons to tobogganing. Other nearby tourist spots include Tamworth Castle, which is positioned just one mile from our Tamworth Central hotel and is a must-visit if you wish to learn more about this area’s rich past. Drayton Manor Theme Park is also nearby and is a great place to visit if you're travelling with children or those young at heart.
Things to do in Tamworth
From weekend trips to longer stays, this market town boasts an ample choice of historical attractions. When you stay in one of our hotels in Tamworth, a trip to Ash End House Children’s Farm is highly recommended, especially if you're looking to embark on a learning experience with the little ones and know all about the venue’s resident farm animals. If you're looking to indulge in a little retail therapy, you'll be pleased to learn of Tamworth’s unique shopping experiences, with three retail parks Ventura, Jolly Sailor and Cardinal Point where you’ll find all the top retail brands.