Alton Towers is a well known theme park and resort located in Staffordshire. It attracts around 2.8 million visitors per year making it the second most visited theme park in the United Kingdom. The park is also the 11th most visited theme park in Europe.
Based north of the village of Alton in Staffordshire, it is situated in the grounds of a semi-ruined gothic revival country house of the same name, and the former seat of the Earls of Shrewsbury.
Alton Towers theme park is ideal for all ages due to its vast array of attractions. It has some of the largest roller coasters in the UK whilst also having a large number of rides and attractions for children. If you don’t mind getting wet try visiting the Alton Towers Waterpark (Cariba Creek), or for those looking to relax, make sure you visit the Spa.
In the grounds of Alton Towers you will find more attractions to fill your day Extraordinary Golf, Sharkbay Reef by Sea Life Centre and many more. To find out more about the attractions visit www.altontowers.com/theme-park.
Ideal Alton Towers accommodation
If you are looking to visit Alton Towers, why not stay close by enabling you to be one of the first there in the morning? Holiday Inn Express Stafford is a great choice for a nearby hotel which provides comfort and convenience. Whether you are travelling via car or are looking to use public transport, getting to the theme park will be a doddle!
When staying at our hotel near Alton Towers you will enjoy:
- Easy access to the Alton Towers Resort
- Inclusive Express Start breakfast
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free parking at the hotel
Our family rooms can accommodate up to 2 adults and 2 children under 12, making us the ideal choice for an Alton Towers trip with the kids! After a busy day at the popular theme park, relax in your comfy guestroom with free Wi-Fi and a 32-inch TV with Freeview. Breakfast and parking are also included, so you can save more at Holiday Inn Express Stafford. Ready, steady, go!