A snapshot of history at the Rothley Court

If you’re heading to a wedding at the Rothley Court Hotel on the outskirts of Rothley in Leicestershire, then you better have your camera ready, as the picturesque grounds and fascinating historic buildings will transport you to a different era - one you're going to want to remember. The venue's impressive history includes links to the Knights Templar and social reformer William Wilberforce.

A day out in Leicester

The historic town of Leicester is just a 15-minute drive from Rothley Court Hotel and here you'll find all the familiar high street shops and established chain restaurants. Leicester is known for its vibrant student scene and bustling nightlife, and there are lots of bars and nightclubs that appear after dark along the historical streets and seemingly disappear again in the daylight hours.

Blast off to the National Space Centre

From the historic to the high-tech, the National Space Centre is just down the road from Rothley Court and offers a truly out of this world experience. Climb the 42m Rocket Tower, see stars in the UK's largest planetarium and see suits worn by real astronauts. Planning a trip to Rothley Court Hotel? Travelodge Leicester Central Hotel is around 15 minutes' drive away or Travelodge Loughborough Central Hotel is just over eight miles away.