Uttoxeter Hotels

Uttoxeter is an ancient market town that lies on the River dove, close to the cities of Stoke-on Trent, Lichfield and Derby, the town has ancient origins and was mentioned in the Doomsday Book and in 1646 the town saw the last Royalist to Parliamentarian surrender to the English Civil War. The town is ideally situated for surrounding area attractions, easy access to business hubs and city centre entertainments and the Uttoxeter Hotels offer the finest platforms from which to view and experience this fascinating area.

The town boasts a 13th century ale house and a memorial to Doctor Samuel Johnson whose father ran a bookstall in the Uttoxeter market and on one occasion Johnson refused to assist on the stall, years later Johnson stood for hours in the rain, without a hat, as a penance for failing to help his father. The town's main attraction is its Uttoxeter racecourse claimed to be the ''Finest in Country Racecourses in the Land'' and is home to the Grand National.

The town is the birthplace of Joseph Cyril Bamford creator of the JCB Empire which produces agricultural machinery and heavy products at three local sites and is the largest employer in the area. The town offers the perfect springboard to the famous Alton Towers a massive theme park that feature's some of Europe's scariest rides it is not for the faint hearted, queues are now far better managed via a virtual queuing system.

The Uttoxeter Hotels are found throughout the landscape of this fascinating town and provide for all needs, city centre exhibits examples of ancient heritage hotels boasting lengthy and highly regarded reputations cloaked in historic Georgian buildings and former Coaching Inns. Now grandly restored yet still retaining the original features such as open log fires and fireplaces found in the bedrooms, low beamed ceilings, uneven flagged floors and quaint alcoves, low doorways, leaded windows and winding staircases.

Reception areas and lobbies welcome warmly and staff are helpful providing an overview of the area whilst processing check in seamlessly. Accommodations present en suite rooms individually designed and decorated hosting antique furniture and are companioned with modern communication devices and entertainment systems some host seating and dining areas. Master bedrooms are home to four poster beds and fine linens, connecting rooms provide peace of mind for parents and are equipped with high chairs, cribs and bunks beds.

En suite bathrooms provide deluxe designer fittings offering walk in showers, deep baths, vanities, bathrobes, slippers and luxury toiletries. The rooms are further provided with mini bar, coffee and tea making facilities, Plasma TV and Cable, internet access and direct dial telephone, fresh flowers and room service.

On the outskirts of the town and offering wonderful country aspects are found the country Hotels set over many acres hosting outdoor pursuits such as walking, hiking, mountain biking and golf courses. The retreats boast designer Health Spas offering double and single treatment rooms therapeutic treatments and beauty therapies.

Some of the town's finest restaurants are found within the arms of the Uttoxeter Hotels hosting fine dining rooms overseen by master chefs who craft extensive international menus from seasonal produce and companioned with vintage wines. Traditional Bars and trendy wine bars welcome the evening and offer local ales and live entertainment. Coffee Houses provide buffet breakfasts, aromatic coffees and fresh pastries.

Business guests and those wanting to celebrate birthdays and weddings are well catered for through a collection of attractive venues. Gymnasiums stretch the body and indoor pools, Jacuzzis and saunas relax.

The Uttoxeter Hotels cater to all needs presenting idyllic locations and exemplary service.