Theme Parks & Days Out
Packages which include a two course dinner from our set menu, bed and breakfast are available with free cancellation up to 24 hours prior to check in.
National Space Centre
Prepare to enter another world at the UK’s National Space Centre. Discover six galleries, including the iconic Rocket Tower and the UK’s largest domed planetarium, crammed full of space suits, rockets, satellites and meteorites.
For those star gazers of the family, this is a fascinating exploration of outer space and our efforts to discover more about the galaxy we live in.
You can go bonkers at conkers! This is an award winning world of adventure in the heart of the National Forest.
Explore 120 acres of adventure with indoor and outdoor play areas and over 100 interactive exhibits – this is just the place to run, jump, climb and get your hands (and feet) dirty! You can try out Canoeing, Archery, Pedal go karts as well as enjoy the indoor attractions as well, so there is something to enjoy whatever the weather.
All Action! All Weather! All Fun! There are over 50 rides and attractions which all adds up to a great fun family day out. There’s a water park, a farm, adventure play areas and a bird of prey centre.
One or two of the rides will suit older children, but many of the rides and attractions here will suit younger children, making it an ideal visit for those with toddlers and youngsters.
Animals come in all shapes and sizes, from leopards to lemurs, parrots to prairie dogs and tortoises to tarantulas – and you can find them all here! Twycross Zoo cares for around 500 animals of 125 species of bigger animals, including many endangered species, plus hundreds of creepy crawlies too.
This is the ONLY zoo in the UK where you can see all types of great ape – gorilla, orang utan, chimpanzee and bonobo too!
This is a fun family focused all weather park near Mansfield. There is buckets of fun at Robin Hood’s water park where you can slide the wet and wild water slides, splash through the water fountains and watch out as the bucket tips for a guaranteed drenching, just make sure you pack your swimming essentials!
As well as the water park there is also a farm and plenty of play areas, rides and attractions.
Stonehurst Family Farm
Stonehurst Farm is a traditional working family farm where you can meet and feed the friendly animals, collect freshly laid eggs, swing in the straw barn, enjoy tractor rides, pony rides, hold baby animals, explore the nature trail or even see what you can catch ‘pond dipping’!
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Information correct at July 2020. Please confirm details direct with attraction. E&OE.
Why not take a picnic?
To make things easier we can put together a picnic lunch for you to take on your travels, just ask at reception for more details.
Dog Friendly Welcome
We like to welcome your whole family, so don’t leave your beloved dog at home, bring them with you! There are so many walks and parks nearby they'll have a great time! See our Pet Policy.