Things To Do

✔  No Booking Fees   ✔  Free Wifi

Appleby Park Hotel is the perfect home away from home when looking to explore Tamworth and the greater midlands area. Surrounded by culture, heritage and natural beauty, our guests need only step outside our door to discover the charms awaiting you.

Whether for a family break or weekend away with friends or family, there is so much to do and see. The team at Appleby Park Hotel are on hand and would be delighted to assist in providing the best local knowledge and top travelling tips. Make sure to check out the amazing things to do in our surrounding area.

National exhibition Centre Birmingham

Home to over 750 events each year, the NEC is one of the most well known venues in the UK with exciting shows, events and entertainment every season. Click here to see what’s coming up in the NEC during your visit to Appleby Park Hotel.

Donington Park

Just 14 miles away from Appleby Park Hotel, this race circuit is internationally renowned and is of huge historically significance. Donington Park has been revitalised in recent years and hosts numerous major national and international sporting events and festivals making it the number one attraction for any motor enthusiast. Click here to see what's coming up at Donington Park during your visit to Appleby Park Hotel, or here for information on Download Festival 2024!

Twycross Zoo

The ideal attraction for any family visiting Appleby Park Hotel Tamworth. Open 364 days of the year, Twycross Zoo is home to amazing indoor and outdoor enclosures with interactive experiences and fun encounters with over 500 animals. To see upcoming events and information about the zoo's fantastic conservation work, please click here.

Drayton Manor Theme Park

Treat the kids to an action packed adventure day out at Drayton Manor theme park. Create fun family memories and discover the exciting attractions, roller coasters, zoo and Thomas Land. The main park season runs between March and October and is just 12 miles from Appleby Park Hotel. To book tickets and see any upcoming events, please click here.


Enjoy the great outdoors at Conkers! Take it slow and explore the 120 acres of maturing woodlands, lakes, ponds and play areas. Or go wild and take the 18 stage Activity Trail challenge or Vertigo Adventure with high and low ropes, zip wire and climbing wall. Indoors, there’s lots to experience. The new 4d Cinema, the enchanted play zone and over 100 indoor interactive exhibits in four seasonal zones! Located just 4 miles from Appleby Park Hotel. To book your tickets before your stay, please click here.

Snow Dome

Just a short 7 mile drive from Appleby Park Hotel, Snow Dome is the ultimate snow, ice and leisure experience. This attraction is home to an all weather skiing and snowboarding centre with kit rental, an ice rink, swimming pool and gym. To see a full look of what's available, please click here.

Calke Abbey

Calke Abbey is the house where time stood still. Vividly portraying a period in the 20th Century when many country houses did not survive to tell their story. Wander through the mansion and discover the abandoned rooms, peeling wallpaper and vast collections of strange and unique objects, presented exactly as they were found.

Tamworth Castle

Step back in time through 900 years of history in Tamworth Castle. Wander the chambers and hallways and get a sense of how the Saxons, Normans, Tudors and Victorians spent their time in the castle. A must visit when exploring the Tamworth area and only 7 miles away from Appleby Park Hotel.