Accommodation near Amusement Park in Tamworth UK
B79 7NB, Tamworth, Ladybank
The 3-star Castle Hotel is in the centre of historic Tamworth, with en suite rooms, a unique restaurant, a Russian-themed bar and a late-night lounge bar. With a focus on relaxation and service, the Castle... read more
B79 7AT, Tamworth, Lower gungate
Totally refurbished in February 2009, the Globe Inn has en suite rooms, free Wi-Fi, and breakfast, lunch and dinner menus. You can enjoy a mix of traditional and unique dishes at the Globe Inn, where... read more
£ 40.50View Rates
B79 8AA, Tamworth, 62 Upper Gungate
This beautifully restored, Victorian hotel and coach house annex is situated within 5 minutes' walk of the town centre, on the best side of town. The hotel has a fully licensed bar, large double TV... read more
£ 30.00View Rates
B79 7DL, Tamworth, 13-14 Aldergate
This small hotel with restaurant is a 10-minute drive from Drayton Manor theme park. Its rooms have free WiFi, flat-screen TV and tea/coffee making facilities. The Peel Hotel is in Tamworth town centre and convenient... read more
£ 76.25View Rates
B79 7ND , Tamworth, Leisure Island, Riverdrive
Holiday Inn Express Tamworth is set in Tamworth, 2.4 km from Drayton Manor Theme Park. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property and free private parking is available on site. Each room has an en... read more
£ 45.00View Rates
B78 3TW, Tamworth, Drayton Manor Park
Set within 280 acres of lakes and parkland, this modern hotel is just 250 metres from the seasonal Drayton Manor Theme Park (please check opening dates and times) with a range of thrilling roller coasters.... read more
B78 3RA, Fazeley, 4 Coleshill Street
The Fazeley Inn is situated in Fazeley, 1.4 km from Drayton Manor Theme Park. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant and garden area. Each room is fitted with a flat-screen TV. The rooms are equipped... read more
£ 30.40View Rates
B79 7RB, Tamworth, 52 Halford Street
Halford House Tamworth is set in Tamworth, 5 km from Drayton Manor Theme Park, 700 metres from Tamworth Castle, as well as 2.1 km from SnowDome. This holiday home has a garden, barbecue facilities, free... read more
B78 1DU, Tamworth,
Porter's Lodge, Tamworth offers accommodation in Tamworth, 6 km from SnowDome and 8 km from Tamworth Castle. The accommodation is 10 km from Drayton Manor Theme Park, and guests benefit from complimentary WiFi and private... read more
£ 68.40View Rates
B78 3XA, Tamworth, 14 Westmorland Close
Situated in Tamworth, 2.3 km from Drayton Manor Theme Park and 3.3 km from SnowDome, Westmorland House provides accommodation with amenities such as free WiFi and a flat-screen TV. The property is 3.4 km from... read more
£ 85.00View Rates
B77 3AE, Tamworth, 5-9 Woodhouse lane tamworth
Located 32 km from Birmingham city centre and with Star City reachable within 26 km, Liberal House Tamworth provides a bar, non-smoking rooms, free WiFi and a shared lounge. The property is around 33 km... read more
£ 30.00View Rates
B77 3PH, Tamworth, 26 Argyle Avenue
Argyle House Tamworth is located in Tamworth, 5 km from Drayton Manor Theme Park, and provides a patio, garden, and free WiFi. Featuring free private parking, the holiday home is in an area where guests... read more
£ 90.00View Rates
B77 4QY, Tamworth, 3 Mickleton
Located in Tamworth, just 7 km from Drayton Manor Theme Park, Drayton Manor House provides accommodation with a fitness centre, a garden and free WiFi. This property offers access to a pool table and ping-pong.... read more
£ 86.50View Rates
B79 7HS, Tamworth, 26 Victoria Road
Victoria Apartments Tamworth has city views, free WiFi and free private parking, situated in Tamworth, 3.1 km from Drayton Manor Theme Park. Featuring a kitchen with a microwave and a fridge, each unit also comes... read more
£ 69.60View Rates
B77 4BZ, Tamworth, 56 Grassholme
Wilnecote House in Tamworth features accommodation with free WiFi, 3 km from SnowDome and 3.5 km from Tamworth Castle. Located 4 km from Drayton Manor Theme Park, the property provides a garden and free private... read more
Why Should You Go ?
With the recent entries into the Guinness Book of World Records for the most number of people (3152) dressed in onesies and the longest scream ever (525 seconds), Drayton Manor Theme Park and Thomas Land has much to offer you and your children.
It doesn’t matter whether you love chocolate, history, action, adventure, animals or skiing, there is something for you. And don’t worry about car parking. There is ample parking space for visitors. If you want to relieve your tension by screaming your heart out, there is the Shockwave ride for you.
For those who love anything horrifying, there is the Haunting (Aerial Park). Want to experience being a pirate? Go to Pirate Cove. Your children would love Thomas Land which is dedicated to Thomas the Tank Engineer and his friends – toys, books, collectibles, games and what not. Dinotrail offers Discovery Museum and a walk-through of Dinosaurland to watch lifelike dinosaurs.
It’s a family theme park with kids rides, family fun, zoo, and thrill rides. Several hotel accommodation can be around this themepark. One of the nearest hotels is Premier Inn Central, located not far from Tamworth train station.
Accommodation – Where Can You Stay near this theme park ?
Considering how 1.5 million people visit the park annually, it is hardly surprising that there are many cheap hotels with family rooms and bed and breakfast for your pick. In fact, Drayton Manor Hotel is just a few minutes away from the park’s entrance!
To enjoy all that Action Park, Aerial Park, Pirate Cove and other things that the theme park and Tamworth has to offer with your family, consider staying in one of the family rooms at any of the cheap hotels. If you are on your own or with friends and are on a budget, just pick a b&b for your accommodation.
Even if you select a b&b in Tamworth as your choice of accommodation, it is not an issue. The market town is very near to the park. In the event that you don’t have your own transport from your bed and breakfast accommodation, don’t worry. Buses leave from the village town regularly to go to the park. You get off right in front of the one of the entrances to the park.
What Else Can You See ? Tamworth – Cadbury’s World
Near the park, there is the historic market town of Tamworth, which is worth dropping by. The Norman Castle with the second biggest motte after Windsor Castle is here. Tamworth Castle also has a bailey and is well-preserved, depicting the area’s Norman history.
The other not to be missed place is Cadbury’s World. Here you and your kids not only get to learn about how to make chocolate but also try your hand at making chocolates. And while you are here, don’t forget to enjoy the chocolate rain. If you love skiing, visiting UK’s very first standard sized indoor ski slope covered in real snow, The Snowdome is a must.
Travel – How to get to
Nearest train station ?
Drayton Manor theme park can be reached by Tamworth train station (approx. 3 miles away). There is a taxi rank outside the train station.
There is also a New Bus Service from Derby to Drayton Manor.
Name : Drayton Manor : Theme Park, Resort and Zoo
The park is home to several thrill rides and fun attractions for the whole family. Thrill seekers will love “The Shockwave”, an Intamin stand-up roller coaster that reaches speeds of 53 mph. Stormforce 10 is a popular water ride.
Where is ? Located near Tamworth in the village of Drayton Bassett, in the District of Lichfield Staffordshire. Alton towers theme park is 1 hour drive away.
- Cannock in Staffordshire — 14 miles
- Coventry West Midlands — 21 miles
- Derby in Derbyshire — 23 miles
- Leicester in Leicestershire — 24 miles
Address : Drayton Manor Theme Park, Drayton Manor Dr, Tamworth B78 3TW, England, United Kingdom
Postcode district : B77, B78, B79
Region : West Midlands
County : Staffordshire
Tel : +44 1827 285551
The park is open daily from mid March to the beginning of November. The park is also opened on selected days in late November to January (Drayton’s Magical Christmas: Thomas Land, Ben 10, Regular Show, The Amazing World of Gumball and the Zoo only), in February (February Half Term: Thomas Land, Ben 10, Regular Show, The Amazing World of Gumball and the Zoo only) and in March (Thomas Weekends: Thomas Land and the Zoo only).
Nearest Hotels : in the towns of Tamworth, Lichfield, Hopwas, Sutton Coldfield, Lea Marston, Kingsbury, and Atherstone.
Things to See and Do nearby – B78 3TW sat nav postcode area
Tamworth Castle (The Holloway, Tamworth B79 7NA, England): well kept medieval castle. It has lots of interactive exhibits to keep children entertained and interested.
SnowDome (Leisure Island, River Drive, Tamworth B79 7ND, England): indoor ski slope. Wonderful place for the family and great for kids. read more.
Kingsbury Water Park (Bodymoor Heath, Sutton Coldfield B76 0DY, England): lovely water park with landscaped lakes, picnic areas, and ideal for walkers and riders.
Big Play Barn (Middleton Lane, Tamworth B78 2BL, England): next to the farm and petting zoo. Perfect for children.
Planters Sky Trail Adventure (Woodlands Farm, Trinity Rd, Planters Garden Centre, Tamworth B78 2EY, England): great Fun Activity for all the family. It’s ideal for children and families to take part in together.