Why stay for a night or weekend in the historical city of Nottingham ?
The lush trees of the expansive Sherwood Forest attract visitors throughout the year, with annual Robin Hood events and festivals recreating medieval entertainment, from jousting to jesters, proving very popular.
The atmospheric Old Market Square in the city centre is the largest in the United Kingdom and a great gathering place with lots of interesting features to explore: the large stone lions in front of the impressive Neo-Baroque Council House; the redesigned fountains; Speakers Corner and of course the multitude of excellent shops, boutiques and eating and drinking places. The pedestrianised Square is a traditional meeting place and a great point to start your tour of this unique city.
There is an abundance of great attractions for visitors to Nottingham, including the sandstone City of Caves and the Lace Market area full of 19th century industrial architecture.
The town has a vibrant nightlife: from theatres, live music venues, cinemas to clubs, pubs and bars. The city of Nottingham offers a variety of fun activities for the family, such as skating at the National Ice Centre, Skirmish Paintball Games and the Adrenalin Jungle which offers quad biking, assault courses, archery and 4x4 off road driving.
With so much to do and see why not stay for one night, a long weekend or a longer holiday? The city offers a variety of low cost overnight accommodation facilities and a great selection of cheap hotels, apartments to rent for short stay, and b&b's to suit all budgets. There are often great bargains and savings for last minute bookings for family rooms in hotels as well as well priced bed and breakfast establishments.
Cheap Places to Stay - City Centre Lace Market Hotel or B&B rooms !
Reasonably priced accommodation is plentyful and easy to find, with a great quantity of cheap hotels and charming b&b's all around the city centre and near the Sherwood Forest area. Many of them feature free on-site car parking, free Wi-Fi and breakfast, and family rooms. Some have a swimming pool and gym as well.
If you are visiting the city for the cricket, water sports centre or football stadium one of the best locations for accommodation is West Bridgford, which is also conveniently located for the city's large shopping centres such as the Victoria shopping center. The vibrant Lace Market area is also within easy reach.
Alternatively you maybe looking for a relaxing peaceful break and prefer b&b's or guest houses situated in one of the villages such as Strelley on the outskirts of the city. Enjoy being close to the beautiful surrounding countryside while having the city attractions and facilities of the city a short distance away: there are tram links and good bus services into the city centre from these outlying areas.