Budget Accommodation - Best Deals
ST10 1NZ, Cheadle, 1 Watt Place, Cheadle
Situated at the top of Cheadle high street, The Manor Guesthouse is less than 15 minutes' drive from Alton Towers, featuring modern rooms with free Wi-Fi. All rooms have their own shower room and guests... read more
£ 67.50View Rates
ST14 8AG, Uttoxeter, Church Street
In the centre of Uttoxeter, this beautiful Georgian building was once the town’s first bank and now offers free parking, a bar and 17 individually decorated en suite rooms. Originally built in 1777 for Thomas... read more
£ 40.00View Rates
DE6 2FF, Marston Montgomery, Riggs Lane, Marston Montgomery
With a leafy terrace and cosy restaurant, Crown Inn offers cooked breakfasts and free WiFi. The hotel is situated in the quiet hamlet of Marston Montgomery, on the southern edge of the Peak District National... read more
£ 100.00View Rates
ST14 8AP, Uttoxeter, 18 - 22 Bridge Street
A 20-minute drive from Alton Towers Theme Park, the award-winning Meadows Way Guest House is situated in the historic market town of Uttoxeter. The surrounding countryside is ideal for walking and cycling, and there is... read more
£ 43.00View Rates
ST14 5DB, Denstone, Dove Meadow,Quixhill
A 15-minute drive from the Peak District National Park and a 10-minute drive from Alton Towers Theme Park, Dove Meadow is surrounded by organic countryside and has free Wi-Fi. A hearty cooked breakfast is served... read more
£ 76.00View Rates
ST14 5HR, Denstone, College Road
Just 7 miles south of the stunning Peak District and a 5-minute drive from Alton Towers Theme Park, the family-run Heywood Hall offers free Wi-Fi and free parking on site. It features a hot tub,... read more
ST101XS, Cheadle, The Green
Situated in the small market town of Cheadle, The Huntsman is a country pub and restaurant 16 minutes’ drive from Alton Towers Theme Park. With free on-site parking and free Wi-Fi, it also includes a... read more
£ 50.00View Rates
ST13 7QA, Oakamoor, Bromley Edge Lane, Winkhill
Situated on the edge of the Peak District National Park, Moorland View Farm B&B features a garden, free Wi-Fi and free on-site parking. Each room at Moorland View Farm offers countryside views and an en-suite... read more
DE6, Marston Montgomery,
Somersal Farmhouse, a property with a garden, is located in Marston Montgomery, 33 km from Trentham Gardens, 37 km from Donington Park, as well as 48 km from Drayton Manor Theme Park. Providing free private... read more
ST14 5AL, Uttoxeter, High Street, Stramshall
The Olive Tree Stramshall is situated near Uttoxeter, 3.1 km from Uttoxeter Racecourse. With a bar, the property also features on-site tea rooms and free WiFi. Guest rooms in the guest house are fitted with... read more
ST14 8EU, Uttoxeter, 6-8 Carter Street
The White Hart Hotel is a hotel located in Uttoxeter. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, room service and luggage storage space, along with free WiFi throughout the property. Uttoxeter Racecourse is... read more
£ 69.95View Rates
ST14 8FD, Uttoxeter, Wood Leighton House, Woodleighton Road
Woodleighton Cottages is located in Uttoxeter, a 5-minute walk from Uttoxeter Racecourse and 7 miles from Alton Towers. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property. The self-catering cottages have fully equipped kitchens equipped with granite... read more
£ 75.00View Rates
ST10 3AG, Oakamoor,
The Gate House is located in Oakamoor, 3.8 km from Alton Towers and 23 km from Trentham Gardens, in an area where cycling can be enjoyed. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property and private... read more
£ 52.71View Rates
ST10 3AE, Oakamoor,
17 Riverside, a property with a garden and a terrace, is set in Oakamoor, 3.8 km from Alton Towers, 24 km from Trentham Gardens, as well as 37 km from Buxton Opera House. Free WiFi... read more
£ 69.40View Rates
ST14 5DH, Uttoxeter, Greenacres, Alton Road Denstone
Located in Uttoxeter in the Staffordshire region, The Parlour, for Alton Towers & the Peak District has a terrace. Set 10 km from Uttoxeter Racecourse, the property offers a garden and free private parking. Offering... read more
£ 97.00View Rates
ST10 3BQ, Oakamoor, Farley Cottage, Farley, Oakamoor
Farley Cottage is set in Oakamoor, 1.3 km from Alton Towers and 25 km from Trentham Gardens, in an area where cycling can be enjoyed. This holiday home is 50 km from Chatsworth House and... read more
ST10 4HQ, Croxden, Quarry Bank, Hollington, Stoke-On-Trent
Set 7.2 km from Alton Towers, The Raddle Inn Log Cabins offers accommodation with a restaurant, a bar and room service for your convenience. A TV and DVD player are available in some units. Guests... read more
£ 100.00View Rates
ST10 3BZ, Oakamoor, The Lodge Ramshorn Estate Ramshorn Road
Set within 3.6 km of Alton Towers and 25 km of Trentham Gardens in Oakamoor, Ramshorn Estate Woodland Lodges offers accommodation with a TV. Free WiFi is offeredthroughout the property. Each unit has a fully... read more
ST14 7JY, Uttoxeter, 24 Fairfield Road
Set in Uttoxeter and only 15 km from Alton Towers, 24 Fairfield Road offers accommodation with quiet street views, free WiFi and free private parking. It is located 27 km from Trentham Gardens and provides... read more
DE6 2GZ, Ellastone, The Duncombe Arms Main
Located in Ellastone, 10 km from Alton Towers, The Duncombe Arms provides accommodation with a garden, free private parking, a restaurant and a bar. The property is situated 35 km from Trentham Gardens, 41 km... read more
£ 170.00View Rates
ST14 8JU, Uttoxeter, Toothill Road
Situated in Uttoxeter, High View Cottage offers accommodation with a terrace or a patio, free WiFi and flat-screen TV, as well as a garden. There is a private bathroom with shower and a hair dryer... read more
£ 74.75View Rates
ST14 5HW, Uttoxeter,
Located 7.8 km from Alton Towers, 28 km from Trentham Gardens and 43 km from Buxton Opera House, The Riddings Cottage provides accommodation set in Uttoxeter. The holiday home features 1 bedroom, a TV, an... read more
ST14 5BJ, Uttoxeter,
Featuring a hot tub, The Green is located in Uttoxeter. This holiday home is 19 km from Alton Towers and 28 km from Trentham Gardens. The holiday home features 3 bedrooms, a TV, an equipped... read more
ST14 8HP, Uttoxeter, 8 Market Place Apartment 5, Lion Building
Set 27 km from Trentham Gardens, 40 km from Donington Park and 44 km from Chillington Hall, Uttoxeter Apartments offers accommodation located in Uttoxeter. It is situated 15 km from Alton Towers and features free... read more
£ 70.00View Rates
ST10 2NS, Cheadle, Huntley Wood
Situated in Cheadle and only 12 km from Alton Towers, Wyldwood Lodge features accommodation with lake views, free WiFi and free private parking. The property has garden views and is 16 km from Trentham Gardens... read more
ST14 8DN, Uttoxeter,
Summerfields in Uttoxeter features accommodation with free WiFi, 17 km from Alton Towers, 28 km from Trentham Gardens and 42 km from Donington Park. Boasting free private parking, the holiday home is in an area... read more
ST10 1PS, Cheadle, 7 The Rindle
Featuring inner courtyard views, Charming terraced cottage close to Alton Towers features accommodation with a terrace and a kettle, around 10 km from Alton Towers. It has a garden, a tennis court, garden views and... read more
£ 94.50View Rates
ST14 5DH, Denstone,
Located 41 km from Buxton Opera House and 45 km from Chatsworth House in Denstone, The Parlour offers accommodation with a kitchen. With free private parking, the property is 5.8 km from Alton Towers and... read more
ST10 3BD, Oakamoor, ST10 3BD
Featuring a spa bath, Luxurious Barn Conversion is set in Oakamoor. This property offers access to a balcony, free private parking and free WiFi. The holiday home is fitted with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed... read more
ST10 2NS, Cheadle, Huntley Wood
Boasting river views, Greenvale Barn provides accommodation with a patio and a coffee machine, around 12 km from Alton Towers. This property offers access to a terrace, free private parking and free WiFi. Featuring a... read more
Top 10 hotels and B&Bs near Alton Towers
Peakstones Inn ★★★ (Peakstones Inn Cheadle Road Alton, Oakamoor, ST10 4DH, United Kingdom)
Rate: from £59*
Peakstones Inn is a beautiful country pub that grew from a little bar attached to a ranch in the mid-1970’s, to a wholly fledged watering hole, complete with Walker’s bar, restaurant and a games room. The property was so-called the “Gate Keepers Lodge” of Alton Towers Estate which once was owned by Earl of Shrewsbury.
Trough Ivy House ★★★★ (Longshaw Lane, Oakamoor, ST10 3BQ, United Kingdom)
Rate: from £60*
Trough Ivy House is a family owned home away from home situated within a walking distance to the main gates of the renowned Alton Towers Theme Park and Resort in Farley, close to Alton, Staffordshire. They are licensed to sell liquor to guests to drink at the premises. Excellent 4 star rating property.
The Malthouse Bed & Breakfast (Malthouse Rd, Stoke-on-Trent, Alton, ST10 4AG, United Kingdom)
Rate: from £79*
The Malthouse B & B is a welcoming 17th-century abode with cosy en-suite rooms. It is found a mile from the Alton Towers in the rural community. Rooms are equipped with free WiFi, TV, tea and coffee tray, hairdryer, wall fan and alarm clock. If you are planning an event, they can aid you from the beginning to the end as well.
The White Hart (The White Hart, 18 High Street, Alton, ST10 4AQ, United Kingdom)
Rate: from £83*
The White Hart is a warm and friendly conventional village pub, in the middle of the famous village of Alton and is owned by the local population. Guests can stay here in comfortable Bed and Breakfast lodging only one mile away from the park. They are pleased to welcome all locals and visitors to enjoy their hospitality.
The Laurels B&B ★★★★ (Star Bank, Oakamoor, ST10 3BN, United Kingdom)
Rate: from £66*
The Laurels is found in less than 5 minutes walk from the themepark. It’s the ideal place if you are looking for a 4 star rating B&B near Alton Towers. All bedrooms have en-suite facilities, wireless Internet connectivity, flat screen TV and much more. If you like cycling and walking, you will be spoilt for choice.
Heywood Hall ★★★★ (College Road, Denstone, ST14 5HR, United Kingdom)
Rate: from £67*
Property offering high-quality apartment accommodation close to Alton Towers. Objective is to provide an exceptional apartment that is spacious and secure; thus you can visit and go as you wish. Most family units have two bedrooms, fully equipped kitchen, sitting area and a bathroom.
The White Hart Hotel (6-8 Carter Street, Uttoxeter, ST14 8EU, United Kingdom)
Rate: from £91*
The White Hart Hotel is an ex-coaching inn that dates back to the 16th century. The hotel has been reinstated to venerate its appeal and nature, interweaving this with contemporary hints of stylishness. They pride themselves in sharing this jewel of history with the neighbourhood and deem this as a real milestone in Uttoxeter’s times past.
Holiday Inn Express-Stoke on Trent ★★★ (Stanley Matthews Way, Trentham Lakes, Stoke on Trent, ST4 4EG)
Rate: from £37*
This is a modern Stoke-on-Trent hotel near the Britannia Stadium with an on-site parking and free Wi-Fi. Visitors can go to the Express Start Breakfast every morning for a great start.
The Warren B&B (Battlesteads, Alton, ST10 4BE, United Kingdom)
Rate: from £81*
The Warren B&B is only around 4-5 minutes by car en route the theme park and in a serene spot just outside the Alton Village. Located close to The Peak District, The Potteries, Splash Landings and many other places of interest. All room prices include continental or full English breakfast.
Quality Hotel, Conference and Leisure Stoke on Trent ★★★ (66 Trinity Street, Hanley, Stoke on Trent, ST1 5NB, United Kingdom)
Rate: from £25*
This budget friendly 3 star rating hotel is located in the center of Stoke on Trent, within easy driving distance of the park. It’s one of the cheapest places to stay in our list of top 10 best accommodations.
note (*): prices are based at the time of publishing. All prices and amenities are subject to change without prior notice. Please check latest rates and current amenities on hotel or our provider’s website.
Amusement Park in Staffordshire UK
Alton Towers Theme Park, located in the heart of Staffordshire, is England’s most visited and largest amusement thrill park (before Legoland Windsor in Berkshire and Thorpe Theme Park near Chertsey). The park has been operating for over 30 years.
where : Staffordshire, ST10 4DB England
There is so much to do and see at this amusement ground, located in the greater st10 4db area. Get most of your visit of the park and stay for the weekend, 1 night, 2 or 3 nights near the park entrance.
The nearest property is the Alton Towers Hotel, which includes the Alton Towers Spa. Other hotels nearby include the CBeebies Land Hotel, The Cross Inn and cheap YHA Ilam Hall, which has a 4 star rating. CBeebies Land Hotel is perfect for families and people with children.
There are all sorts of themed areas including CBeebies, Gloomy Wood, X-Sector and Mutiny Bay with unique thrill rides and wonderful walkabout costume characters adding to atmosphere of each area. Experience looping and vertical drop rollercoaster rides with twists and turns galore, or scary white knuckle rides and water themed rides through rapids and flumes.
Enjoy one of the live shows during your visit to the theme park, or take in a round of Extraordinary Golf on one of the two outrageous 9-hole courses with their wacky obstacles around the resort and best rides.
Don’t forget to take a ride on Smiler, the park’s newest attraction and the first 14 loop roller coaster in the world.
Staying close by in a hotel means you will be able to extend your visit into the evening when you will find a full programme of shows aimed at the whole family. If you are lucky enough to combine your visit with the end of the season you will enjoy the fabulous firework displays. Most places to stay really close to Alton Towers are charming b&b’s, which offer great value rates, breakfast included.
Some budget establishments have family rooms as well, and can accommodate a family of 2 adults and 2 children. You can also opt to stay in a holiday home or serviced apartment rental, boutique luxury hotel, a fully equipped cottage or cosy lodge.
Don’t worry about being hungry or thirsty. Wherever you are in the theme park you can enjoy different food outlets, choose your old favourites or try something new. The park is set in beautiful gardens, making moving around the park from area to area enjoyable and relaxing.
Young children in your party will be thrilled if they receive a personalised invitation to CBeebies Land from Postman Pat and even more thrilled to bump into their favourite TV characters, such as Jess the cat, Tree Fu Tom or Mike the Knight.
A day or two spent here will give them memories to treasure for a long time. Adults are spoilt too with the Spa and 18 hole golf course.
If Alton Towers hasn’t worn out your children take them to the watery delights of the nearby Waterpark. Here the roller coasters tip them into the indoor and outdoor pools. The charming estate of Sudbury Hall houses the National Trust Museum of Childhood or simply head into the countryside for some walking and cycling.
You can opt to stay in budget hotels within close distance of the park, or in nearby towns of Stoke-on-Trent, Burton upon Trent or Derby.
Places to Stay near resort with pool, breakfast, family rooms
Of you are looking for a cheap and fun family holiday, or a fun getaway with friends or your partner, then a day out at this theme park in Staffordshire is absolutely ideal. You can opt to stay in one of the cosy b&bs or chain hotels near Alton Towers for the night, a weekend or longer. When driving, postcode sat nav address is ST10 4DB.
Alton Towers park is set up so that you can comfortably spend a day or two there, with plenty of different restaurants and other eateries offering everything from fast food to cheap gourmet lunches. Grab a map of the park or two and start exploring.
It can be so much fun to plan your route through the theme park, and decide on which rides you are going to visit during your holiday there.
There is such a wide variety of attractions that you can completely tailor them to suit your needs. Opt for a gentle and relaxing trip with the kids if you like, or challenge yourself with a journey on some of the park’s most adrenaline filled rides.
This theme park is designed to ensure that everyone has a great time, so if you are seeking out a holiday destination where you are guaranteed to enjoy yourself then this is most definitely it.
Budget hotels and bed & breakfasts can be found within easy reach of Alton Towers Resort. Several cheaper properties are located in nearby Stoke-on-Trent, Ashbourne and Uttoxeter. You can stay at these accommodations for less than £50 per room, per night. Many booked hotels offer free parking and free Wifi.
Apartments for Rent – Self Catering Rentals and Holiday Homes
Renting a holiday home or self catering and furnished apartment near Alton Towers gives you easy access to the theme park, many other attractions and the countryside.
Whatever your budget, you will find a range of lets and holiday homes, from the cheap and basic to 5-star luxury, that will meet your needs. Booking holiday lets gives you a home from home to enjoy during your visit.
Many of the holiday homes available are designed to be used throughout the year with cosy fires for the Winter months and swimming pools or barbecues to enjoy in the Summer. However long you plan on spending in the area you are sure to find a selection of great rentals just right for you and your party.
Renting your own holiday homes or apartments works very well for families or larger parties, giving freedom and flexibility to follow your own itineraries. Most of them will have plenty of parking on site or nearby and often include free Wi-Fi access. Choose from houses or apartments in the pretty towns of Staffordshire or look for a charming conversion on a farm in the country.
Luxury 4 and 5 Star Hotels
With so much variety and endless things to do choose a deluxe hotel or boutique b&b near Alton Towers for convenience and ease of travel to the park during your visit. There are some excellent 4 star and 5 star luxury accommodation options in the Staffordshire area.
The resort is situated amongst some superb countryside, the Staffordshire Moorlands and Peak District National Park are both on the door step. Indulge yourselves with a stay at a 4 or 5 star country house, bed and breakfast or a luxury boutique hotel for couples and families in a quiet rural location. Booked hotels sometimes include a swimming pool and spa.
Take a gentle walk through the scenic hills before heading off to the excitement and thrills of the Towers theme park. Discover quaint country pubs and friendly old coaching inns serving delicious pub food, many of whom offer 4 star accommodation suitable for the whole family.
If you prefer a touch of grandeur there are some magnificent manors and halls nearby also offering unforgettable holiday accommodation. Retreat to the tranquil countryside after a hectic fun packed day at the resort and re-charge your batteries at one of these first class hotels with views across open valleys and hills.
Staffordshire is steeped in history dating back to Anglo-Saxon times, in fact one of the largest hoards of Anglo-Saxon gold was uncovered in the county. With such a variety of things to see and do for all ages and a great choice of places to stay it will be hard to resist returning again and again. Good to know is that people holding annual passes can get a discount for hotel stays, and a discount on food, beverage and retail.
It is easy to find holiday cottages only a short drive away from the theme park or head for deeper into the stunning scenery of the neighbouring Peak District National Park to look for something to rent. Wherever you choose, your cottage won’t be far away from countryside scenery and country walks.
Most of the cottages, whether in the cheap or luxury price range, will have ample parking on site and many will be able to offer you free Wi-Fi. Cottages can be found on farms and in converted barns and many are suitable for year round accommodation with wood burning stoves for the Winter and barbecues for the Summer months.
If you are visiting with younger children look for a cottage that has some play equipment for them in the grounds and they will have fun entertaining themselves while you relax. Whether you just want a short rental of two or three days to visit Alton Towers, or want to stay for a longer holiday, you will find that many cottage owners are quite happy to be flexible with their bookings.
Good to know is that making reservations at many properties is even possible without credit card. Many of the cottages to rent are available for larger groups and families with several bedrooms as well, and often come with a kitchen, dining area and washing machine.
Staying in lodges in the vicinity of the park will ensure that your visit goes as smoothly as possible.
There is so much to choose from by way of lodgings in this area, so whether you are seeking out something cheap and cheerful for a weekend away with your uni friends, or whether you want to treat your kids to a true luxury break, you are sure to find the perfect lodges for you.
Spacious, clean, and well appointed rooms at a holiday lodge await in a variety of locations close by to this Staffordshire park. You can also opt for a country cottage or a chic and modern holiday home or serviced apartment with every convenience you could ever need for the duration of your stay.
There is no need to spend a long time travelling to and from the park if you are in lodges nearby, and you also have the luxury of coming straight back to your hotel room and enjoying a great night’s rest after a fun filled day spent exploring all that this unique and imaginative park has to offer.
Several feature a fully equipped kitchen with microwave, oven and stove, and even an outdoor dining area with BBQ facilities. Free private parking is available on site.
Travel – How to get to Alton Towers Resort
Nearest railway station ?
The theme and water park can be reached by several train stations.
The nearest railway stations are Stoke-on-Trent rail station, Derby railway station and Uttoxeter rail station. Uttoxeter is the nearest train station. Check out National Rail’s website at www.nationalrail.co.uk for more information.
Frequently bus services run from several destinations, not far from the park, such as Stoke on Trent, Nottingham, Leek, Burton upon Trent and Derby.
National Express offer various coach shuttles to the Resort from locations all over England.
Nearest Airport from Alton Towers ?
The Resort is signposted well from both the M6 and M1 motorways. Follow the brown tourist signposts.
- M1 Northbound – Take Junction 23a
- M1 Southbound – Take Junction 28
- M6 Northbound – Take Junction 15
- M6 Southbound – Take Junction 16
Car parking is located at the back of the site, about a 5 minute monorail journey away. It’s a 15 to 20 minute walk from the car parks to the entrance of Alton Towers.
Some Facts – Address
Location : Alton Towers theme park and family fun resort is located in Staffordshire, England. Situated north of Alton and 16 miles or 26 km east of Stoke-on-Trent, between the M1 and the M6 motorways. The park is centrally located between the cities of Derby, Stoke on Trent and Burton Upon Trent.
Address : Alton, Staffordshire, close to Stoke on Trent and near by Ashbourne in England ST10 4DB UK. The sat nav postcode will bring you to the main entrance, which is located on Farley Lane.
Address : Alton, Staffordshire ST10 4DB, England, United Kingdom
Postcode district : ST10. If you are using GPS. The sat nav postcode of the theme park, waterpark and spa is ST10 4DB.
Annual Passes : An annual pass for the park can be bought online.
Tel : +44 871 222 3330
Opened : the park opened in 1980
Nearest Hotels : closest budget hotels and b&b accommodation can be found in the nearby towns and villages of Oakamoor, Stoke-on-Trent, Whiston, Ashbourne, Denstone, Cheadle, Combridge, Hartington, and Uttoxeter.
Nearby Attractions and Sights – ST10 4DB area
It is easy to spend two or three days enjoying Alton Towers, but from your holiday rentals in the area you can also explore the attractions of Staffordshire or the stunning Peak District National Park.
Staffordshire is famous as the home of china and the history of this area can be enjoyed in the Potteries Museum and Art Gallery. This museum, founded in Stoke-on-Trent, houses an outstanding collection of ceramic ware.
The resort is surrounded by a number of charming historic towns as well such as Ashbourne, Leek, Stafford and Cheadle. Here you will find picturesque listed buildings, ancient churches and interesting architecture as well as other great facilities including luxury b&b’s, contemporary town house hotels and excellent 4 star/5 star hotels. Many have swimming pools as well.
Some attractions nearby
Alton Towers Waterpark
The Waterpark offers exciting fun all year round with a variety of pools, fast slides, water cannons, waterfalls and fun rides. Explore the Towers stately ruins that now incorporate some seasonal spooky rides and atmospheric guided tours that will surely make you scream.
Tower Gardens and Spa
Take some time out to relax a while in the beautiful Tower Gardens, take a picnic to enjoy on the elegant lawns and stroll around the colourful flower beds. Why not take some time out to indulge in some pampering treatments at the Towers Spa.
Unwind and relax with a revitalising massage or heavenly facial, or spoil yourself with a personalised beauty treatment and a bareMinerals make-up session. There is so much choice.
Denstone Contemporary Art Gallery
(Alton Rd, Willow Bank, Denstone ST14 5DH, England)
St Giles Catholic Church
(18 Charles Street, Cheadle, England)
Very old and interesting church in Cheadle. It’s a beautiful example of Pugin History in the local area.
Venue not only for racing but also for popular events such as Food Festivals, Rallies, Shows, etc..
(Sudbury, Ashbourne DE6 5HT, England)
Beautiful old property. The National Trust Museum of Childhood is housed in the 19th-century servants wing of Sudbury Hall.
The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery
(Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 3DW, England)
Museum displaying an outstanding collection of ceramics. Learn more about the history of the potteries.