Newbury UK in and near the Town Centre
After a good night’s sleep in town centre b&b’s or cheap hotels, why not head for the Kennet and Avon Canal for a day on a barge? It’s a perfect outdoor attraction for all the family and a splendid way to see the glorious countryside. There are also numerous golf courses in the area, cycling routes as well as the opportunity to try your hand at coarse fishing on the River Kennet.
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Highclere Castle and Gardens are always worth a visit. It has been home to the Carnarvon family since 1679 and often been used as backdrops for TV programmes such as Downton Abbey. There’s even an Egyptian Exhibition in the Castle along with private function rooms which can be booked to celebrate birthdays, weddings or corporate events.
Just north of the town centre is the magnificent Donnington Castle located in the small English village of Donnington. After a day of exploring the Castle grounds, return to your cheap hotel or b&b room for a refreshing shower, ready for an evening meal in one of the town’s many gourmet restaurants.
The famous racecourse is also used for hospitality events, conferences and even weddings so make sure you reserve bed and breakfast or cheap hotel accommodation close by. Some establishments feature an indoor swimming pool and provide a free breakfast as well.
Cheap Places to Stay – also many last minute deals !
Begin your search for cheap hotel and b&b rooms online. There are many last minute bed and breakfast deals, some of which can save you substantial cash off the normal rates. This will give you more spending money in your pocket to visit attractions in and around Newbury for instance, Bucklebury Farm Park, West Berkshire Museum, Pilot Hill and Sandham Memorial Chapel.
Whatever your budget there is plenty to choose from when it comes to bed and breakfast accommodation. It doesn’t matter whether you want to stay for one night, a weekend, mid week break or a full week, there’s something to suit everyone.
Newbury town centre is a good choice for top of the range accommodation. Guests will be within walking distance from boutique shops, cafes, bars and bistros. There’s always something happening in town.
Why not arrange a visit to coincide with the International Spring and Comedy Festivals, both providing fantastic local entertainment. Catch a play in one of the town’s three theatres or watch a blockbuster movie at the seven screen cinema, great fun!
Places to stay in the city center are close to Highclere Castle, and within easy reach of Stonehenge, Bicester village and Blenheim Palace. There are several golf courses within 2 miles, and Donnington Castle is just a few miles away.
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Newbury in Berkshire England UK
Location : this town is located in the center of southern England, within easy reach of the M4, M3 and A34 motorways. There is a direct rail connection from town with London Paddington railway station.
Within easy reach are the towns and cities of Reading (see accommodation), Basingstoke (hotel or b&b room) and Swindon in Wiltshire.
Oxford city centre can be reached in just 30 minutes.
Region : South East of England
County : Berkshire
Nearby Tourist Attractions and Sights
The Watermill Theatre
(Bagnor RG20 8AE, England UK)
The Watermill is a beautiful little theatre in the middle of the countryside. It’s an excellent venue offering excellent productions.
(Highclere Park, West Berkshire RG20 9RN, United Kingdom)
Old and one of the most beautiful castles in Britain, popular because of the British soap opera Downton Abbey. The mansion boasts at least 50 bedrooms.
(The Racecourse, Berkshire RG14 7NZ, England UK)
Horse race track with very good facilities and plenty of seating, perfect for a good day out at the races.
Sandham Memorial Chapel
(Harts Lane, Newbury, Hampshire RG20 9JT, United Kingdom)
This small chapel is a National Trust property and well worth a visit. It has excellent renderings of subject paintings on the walls.
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