This market town in South Warwickshire rests on the banks of the River Avon. The town is most notably the birthplace of the playwright and poet William Shakespeare and is home to The Royal Shakespeare Company. Despite being one of Britain's most important cultural centres, Stratford boasts a wide range of attractions - from medieval architecture to historic railway links. Whether it's a spa break in Stratford-upon-Avon, a weekend trip or a midweek stay our luxury hotel in Stratford is the perfect setting.