About The Mercure Shakespeare Hotel 0118 971 4700
The Shakespeare Hotel Stratford, with its attractive and striking exterior, is set in an excellent location right at the heart of Stratford upon Avon. The Tudor building provides the ideal venue in which to hold a meeting or conference while it is also suitable for a weekend getaway or for a stopover on the way through the region for example.
Stratford upon Avon has built a prestigious heritage over the years and The Shakespeare Hotel fits in well with the traditions of the town thanks to its unique grade I listing which gives it the highest standard of ’outstanding’. From the open fire in the lobby reception area, through to the meeting rooms behind the number 10 door and the classy bedrooms, The Shakespeare offers only the best in quality and service.
Shakespeare Hotel Location and Access
The hotel’s position in the south of the county ensures visitors can easily reach the local villages and the Cotswold Hills, while all that Stratford has to offer is on the venue’s doorstep. Of course, Stratford is made famous by Shakespeare’s association with the town and there are a number of aspects which pay testament to this heritage; among the town’s attractions are The Shakespeare houses, the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and the Shakespearience Theatre.
The four-star hotel is accessible via Birmingham Airport which is fewer than 20 miles away, while the town’s train station is just a mile from the front door. If travelling by car the best route is via the M40.
Bedrooms, Dining and Meetings at The Shakespeare Hotel
There are more than 70 guest rooms at The Shakespeare Hotel, each of which is en suite and uniquely named after a character from ones of the writer’s many plays. There are all sorts of different types of room available, all of which feature a number of amenities and modern comforts.
The hotel offers two restaurants for visitors to choose between, one serves international style and tasting cuisine and the other offers a regional choice of food stemming from closer to home. Guests are able to make the most of the bar and lounge where they can enjoy some afternoon tea, some refreshments or a couple of drinks in the evening.
For meetings and events there are seven different facilities, the largest of which can accommodate for around 100 people in a reception format. The room names continue the play theme and are complemented by top conference equipment and business support services.
- Number of rooms – 74
- Car parking – limited, at an extra cost
- Restaurants – 2
- Internet access – wireless in some rooms
- Conference rooms – 7
To book your accommodation and/or conference at The Shakespeare Hotel, please BOOK ONLINE or call the Essential Travel reservations hotline on 0118 971 4700 (from in the UK)