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Shakespeare’s Birthplace and Houses

Attractions History & culture

You cant come to Stratford and not visit Shakespeares birthplace and Ann Hathaways cottage. The timber-framed town house, where the worlds greatest dramatist was born, is filled with both fascinating artefacts, many original. They fill the house with real character and authenticity, almost as Shakespeare would have known it. Period Guides, dressed in replica Tudor clothing, welcome you to explore what life was like here in Tudor times. With a five-house ticket, visit all of the Shakespeare Houses: Mary Ardens, Shakespeares Birthplace, Anne Hathaways Cottage, Halls Croft, Nashs House and New Place.

  • Location Stratford-Upon-Avon
  • Date range Year round

Where you can stay

Macdonald Alveston Manor Hotel

Macdonald Alveston Manor Hotel 4 Stars

Macdonald Alveston Manor Hotel is one of the finest 4-star hotels in Stratford-upon-Avon. Set in the very heart of Shakespeare Country, our hotel located just a five minute walk from the centre of the famous town of Stratford-upon-avon and the Royal Shakespeare Theatre. Only 27 miles from Birmingham International Airport, with easy access to the motorway network, The Alveston Manor Hotel, is a popular choice for leisure breaks, romantic weekends, business meetings, family holidays, business, weddings and special occasions.

  • Traditional Tudor house charm
  • Landscaped private gardens
  • 113 well-appointed bedrooms
  • Vital Health and Wellbeing Club
  • Meeting and conference facilities
  • Luxury wedding packages
  • RSC Theatre and Shakespeare Houses within walking distance
  • Award-winning restaurant
  • Onsite parking (fees apply)
  • 5 minutes walk from city centre
  • Free Wifi Powered by The Cloud

from £90.00 per room per stay

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Accomodation in Stratford-Upon-Avon

Macdonald Swan's Nest Hotel 4 Stars

Macdonald Swan’s Nest Hotel is one of the finest 4-star hotels in Stratford-upon-Avon. Set on the banks of Avon in the majestic Shakespeare-town, our hotel offers the best of breathtaking 17th century architecture and fine facilities. With direct access to historic theatres and Shakespeare Houses, our hotel is a popular choice for family holidays, business and weddings.

  • Luxuriously decorated with original features
  • Set in the very heart of Shakespeare Country
  • Theatres and Shakespeare Houses within walking distance
  • 68 luxurious bedrooms
  • Meeting and conference facilities
  • Free Wifi Powered by The Cloud
  • Le Bistrot Pierre Restaurant
  • Complimentary use of Vital Helath and Wellbeing club at the adjacent Macdonald Alveston Manor Hotel
  • Ample onsite parking (charge applicable)

from £90.00 per room per stay

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