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Obsession Salon & Spa [Spa]

Branston Golf & Country Club, Branston, Burton upon Trent

Obsession Salon & Spa, Branston Golf & Country Club, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire

Obsession Salon & Spa is the ultimate holistic experience in sublime luxury hair, beauty and spa treatments and services. This stunning urban retreat is set by the tranquil River Trent in Branston, Staffordshire and is the only spa in the region to... more

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery [Attraction / Activity]

Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery is the home of the world´s finest collection of Staffordshire ceramics, including the National Minton Collection. Discover the story of Stoke-on-Trent´s people, products and landscapes through imaginative displays... more

Gladstone Pottery Museum [Attraction / Activity]

Uttoxeter Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire


Discover the world of pottery at Gladstone Pottery Museum Stoke on Trent has become synonymous with pottery and the Gladstone Pottery Museum tells the tale of this part of England and its artistic pedigree. This is the last... more

Shugborough Estate [Historic House]

Millford, Stafford

Shugborough Estate, Millford, Stafford, Staffordshire


Explore the wonderful Georgian manor of Shugborough Estate Shugborough is the ancestral home of the 5th Earl of Lichfield, who as Patrick Lichfield is known worldwide as a leading photographer and part of the house is pays homage... more

Moseley Old Hall [Garden]

Moseley Old Hall Lane, Fordhouses, Wolverhampton

Moseley Old Hall, Moseley Old Hall Lane, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire


Discover the secret hiding place of a King and explore its beautiful gardens Moseley Old Hall´s garden has been re-created in the 17th century style. Includes a formal knot garden, a wooden arbour covered with clematis, neat box... more

Biddulph Grange Garden [Garden]

Grange Road, Biddulph, Stoke-on-Trent

Biddulph Grange Garden, Grange Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire


Explore the Beautiful Biddulph Grange Gardens James Bateman’s Victorian Biddulph Grange Gardens near Stoke-on-Trent was beautifully restored by the National Trust and the result is a day out that allows you to journey the world... more

Gladstone Pottery Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

Uttoxeter Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire


Discover the world of pottery at Gladstone Pottery Museum Stoke on Trent has become synonymous with pottery and the Gladstone Pottery Museum tells the tale of this part of England and its artistic pedigree. This is the last... more

Moseley Old Hall [Historic House]

Moseley Old Hall Lane, Fordhouses, Wolverhampton

Moseley Old Hall, Moseley Old Hall Lane, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire


Discover the secret hiding place of a King Moseley Old Hall is an Elizabethan timberwork house, built in 1600 by Henry Pitt, it was clad in red brick in 1870. It is famous for its association with Charles 11, who hid here after... more

Moddershall Oaks Health Spa [Spa]

Moddershall, Stone

Moddershall Oaks Health Spa, Moddershall, Stone, Staffordshire

In need of a health kick? Over the past 12 years the family-run Moddershall Oaks, a luxury-country-manor-turned-health-resort in Staffordshire, has become a byword for dedicated spa escapes, having eased the tense shoulders and rubbed the aching feet... more

Hoar Cross Hall Spa Resort [Spa]

Maker Lane, Yoxall, Burton upon Trent

Hoar Cross Hall Spa Resort, Maker Lane, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire

Make a splash at Hoar Cross Hall, one of spa’s grand dames it has helped to strengthen the popularity of rural spa resorts across Britain and boasts some serious pampering credentials. The wet area alone is something to shout about: two brilliant... more

Ancient High House [Museum / Art Gallery]

Greengate Street, Stafford

Ancient High House, Greengate Street, Stafford, Staffordshire

England's largest timber-framed townhouse, the Ancient High House in Stafford, contains 400 years of local history to discover. As you step inside you'll be drawn into a journey through the Elizabethan era through the Civil War years and up to the... more

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery is the home of the world´s finest collection of Staffordshire ceramics, including the National Minton Collection. Discover the story of Stoke-on-Trent´s people, products and landscapes through imaginative displays... more

Trentham [Garden]

Stone Road, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent

Trentham, Stone Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Trentham gardens, relandscaped in 1759 by Capability Brown with the Italian Flower Gardens laid out by Charles Barry in 1833. The Italian Flower Gardens have recently been restored by well known designers Piet Oudolf, Tom Stuart-Smith and Michael... more

Druids Heath Golf Club [Golf Course]

Stonnall Road, Aldridge, Walsall

Druids Heath Golf Club, Stonnall Road, Walsall, Staffordshire

Druids Heath, measuring 6,661 yards, offers a challenging test of golf all year round. It was only opened in 1974 in a location that affords impressive views of the Staffordshire countryside. It is an exceptionally demanding course, both physically... more

Izaak Walton's Cottage [Museum / Art Gallery]

Worston Lane, Shallowford, Stone

Izaak Walton's Cottage, Worston Lane, Stone, Staffordshire

Izaak Walton, the celebrated author of `The Compleat Angler´ once owned this charming 16th century thatched half-timbered cottage. Inside the Angling Museum there is variety of fishing collections on display, showing the quality of the craftmanship... more

Shugborough Estate [Garden]

Milford, Stafford

Shugborough Estate, Milford, Stafford, Staffordshire


Explore the wonderful Georgian manor and its beautiful grounds at Shugborough Estate Shugborough Hall, an important 18th century riverside garden, houses temples, ruins and memorials set amongst trees and winding shrubberies.... more

Obsession Salon & Spa [Spa]

5 Castledyke, Lichfield

Obsession Salon & Spa, 5 Castledyke, Lichfield, Staffordshire

Take the stress out of everyday life with a trip to Obsession Spa in Litchfield, Staffordshire, where the idea of luxury comes as standard. Inside this slick branch (there’s another in Branston by the River Trent) a long list of treatments are on... more

Stafford Castle and Visitor Centre [Attraction / Activity]

Newport Road, Stafford

Stafford Castle and Visitor Centre, Newport Road, Stafford, Staffordshire

Stafford Castle is a Norman Stone motte and bailey fortress. Standing on the motte are the remains of a massive hall-keep built in 1348. After the civil war, the slighted remains were given an extensive 19th century gothic reconstruction. Lower down... more

Beau Desert Golf Club [Golf Course]

Rugeley Road, Hazel Slade, Cannock

Beau Desert Golf Club, Rugeley Road, Cannock, Staffordshire

Beau Desert - 'Beautiful Wilderness' - bordering Cannock Chase, Staffordshire, is a classic Midlands course created by land owner the Marquess of Anglesey and completed by architect Herbert Fowler in 1911. It has developed into a magnificent... more

Drayton Manor Theme Park [Attraction / Activity]

Tamworth

Drayton Manor Theme Park, Tamworth, Staffordshire

Drayton Manor theme park is packed with a host of great rides and attractions set in 280 acres of lakes and parkland. The park features some of the biggest, wettest and scariest rides around including Apocalypse, the world’s first stand up tower... more

Barber Institute of Fine Arts [Museum / Art Gallery]

University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham

Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, West Midlands

The phrase hidden gem must surely apply to the Barber Institute of Fine Art in leafy Edgebaston, a few miles from Birmingham city centre. An Art Deco delight of a building, inside the architectural style continues with furniture from the period. And... more

Moseley Old Hall [Garden]

Moseley Old Hall Lane, Fordhouses, Wolverhampton

Moseley Old Hall, Moseley Old Hall Lane, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire


Discover the secret hiding place of a King and explore its beautiful gardens Moseley Old Hall´s garden has been re-created in the 17th century style. Includes a formal knot garden, a wooden arbour covered with clematis, neat box... more

Moseley Old Hall [Historic House]

Moseley Old Hall Lane, Fordhouses, Wolverhampton

Moseley Old Hall, Moseley Old Hall Lane, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire


Discover the secret hiding place of a King Moseley Old Hall is an Elizabethan timberwork house, built in 1600 by Henry Pitt, it was clad in red brick in 1870. It is famous for its association with Charles 11, who hid here after... more

Dudley Zoological Gardens [Attraction / Activity]

Castle Hill, Dudley

Dudley Zoological Gardens, Castle Hill, Dudley, West Midlands


Experience a wild day out at Dudley Zoological Gardens Learn all about some of the world’s rarest animals at Come face-to-face with Sumatran tigers and Asiatic lions; take a walk on the wild side in Lemur Wood and Lorikeet Lookout... more

Calke Abbey [Historic House]

Ticknall, Derby

Calke Abbey, Ticknall, Derby, Derbyshire


Take a trip back in time at Calke Abbey Calke Abbey near Derby makes for an altogether different trip back in time. The paintwork is peeling, the once smart courtyards overgrown and many parts of the estate in need of repair. The... more

Calke Abbey [Garden]

Ticknell, Derby

Calke Abbey, Ticknell, Derby, Derbyshire


Explore the house that time forgot and it's hauntingly beautiful gardens There’s something compelling about the faded grandeur of Calke Abbey in Ticknall, Derbyshire, its neglected paintwork and overgrown courtyard telling the... more

Wolverhampton Art Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton

Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Established in 1884, Wolverhampton Art Gallery is an award-winning hands-on art gallery situated in Wolverhampton town centre. The Gallery has substantial collections of both Contemporary Art and sumptuous displays of Victorian and Georgian... more

Shugborough Estate [Historic House]

Millford, Stafford

Shugborough Estate, Millford, Stafford, Staffordshire


Explore the wonderful Georgian manor of Shugborough Estate Shugborough is the ancestral home of the 5th Earl of Lichfield, who as Patrick Lichfield is known worldwide as a leading photographer and part of the house is pays homage... more

Shugborough Estate [Garden]

Milford, Stafford

Shugborough Estate, Milford, Stafford, Staffordshire


Explore the wonderful Georgian manor and its beautiful grounds at Shugborough Estate Shugborough Hall, an important 18th century riverside garden, houses temples, ruins and memorials set amongst trees and winding shrubberies.... more

Fulford Heath Golf Club [Golf Course]

Tanners Green Lane, Wythall, Birmingham

Fulford Heath Golf Club, Tanners Green Lane, Birmingham, Worcestershire

Fulford Heath is a parkland course designed by James Braid and with a par of 70 is just over 6,200 yards. The River Cole, three lakes and mature trees feature throughout. and at the 12th, the river presents a constant challenge on both sides of the... more

Baddesley Clinton [Garden]

Rising Lane, Baddesley Clinton

Baddesley Clinton, Rising Lane, Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire


Explore the secret world of Baddlesley Clinton House and Garden The home of the Ferrers family for some 500 years, the house and interiors of Baddesley Clinton reflect its Elizabethan heyday when it was a haven for persecuted... more

Baddesley Clinton [Historic House]

Rising Lane, Baddesley Clinton

Baddesley Clinton, Rising Lane, Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire


Explore the secret world of Baddlesley Clinton Manor House Dating back to the 15th century and home to the wealthy Ferrers family for 500 years, Baddesley Clinton manor house in Lapworth, just south of Birmingham, is a moated... more

Packwood House [Historic House]

Packwood Lane, Lapworth, Solihull

Packwood House, Packwood Lane, Solihull, Warwickshire


Packwood House - 'A house to dream of, a garden to dream in' Packwood House is a 16th century house, with most of the interior designed in the 1920s by Graham Baron Ash. On display is a fine collection of 17th and 18th century... more

Packwood House [Garden]

Packwood Lane, Lapworth, Solihull

Packwood House, Packwood Lane, Solihull, Warwickshire


Packwood House - 'A house to dream of, a garden to dream in' Packwood House and gardens are noted for the intact layout dating from the 16th and 17th centuries, with courtyards, brick gazebos, terraces and the unique yew garden.... more

Bantock House Museum & Park [Historic House]

Finchfield Road, Wolverhampton

Bantock House Museum & Park, Finchfield Road, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

A lovely restored Georgian farmhouse set in 43 acres of grounds, Bantock House Museum takes you on a journey through the history of Wolverhampton. The house itself is a joy to explore with its carved oak panelled rooms, tiles and period furnishings... more

Melbourne Hall Gardens [Garden]

Melbourne Hall, Church Square, Melbourne

Melbourne Hall Gardens, Melbourne Hall, Melbourne, Derbyshire

Melbourne Hall gardens were planned by Rt Hon Thomas Coke in the early 18th century. The colourful and tranquil gardens are designed with paths intersected by streams that flow through the grounds. Rare shrubs and historic statuary compliment this... more

Sudbury Hall & the National Trust Museum of Childhood [Historic House]

Sudbury, Ashbourne

Sudbury Hall & the National Trust Museum of Childhood, Sudbury, Ashbourne, Derbyshire


Discover your inner child at Sudbury Hall and the National Trust Museum of Childhood Sudbury Hall is a most individual late 17th century house with rich interior decoration. The Great Staircase is one of the most elaborate in... more

The Spa [Spa]

Wroxall Abbey Estate, Birmingham Road, Wroxall, Warwick

The Spa, Wroxall Abbey Estate, Warwick, Warwickshire

Forming its own intimate space among the historic lakes and grounds of Wroxall Abbey Estate hotel, The Spa provides salvation for worn out souls in need of a little me-time. When you’ve dipped your toes in the large heated pool and sat back and... more

Wightwick Manor & Gardens [Garden]

Wightwick Bank, Wolverhampton

Wightwick Manor & Gardens, Wightwick Bank, Wolverhampton, West Midlands


Explore the beautiful gardens of Wightwick Manor The Wightwick Manor´s 17 acre garden was designed by Alfred Parsons and Thomas Mawson. The main framework consists of large trees with an eye-catching octagonal arbour hung with... more

Wightwick Manor & Gardens [Historic House]

Wightwick Bank, Wolverhampton

Wightwick Manor & Gardens, Wightwick Bank, Wolverhampton, West Midlands


Explore a beautiful Victorian manor house at Wightwick Manor Wightwick Manor is a Victorian manor house, bought by Theodore Mander in 1887. The house is a wonderful example of the influence of William Morris and the Arts and Craft... more

The Donington Grand Prix Collection [Museum / Art Gallery]

Donington Park, Castle Donington, Derby

The Donington Grand Prix Collection, Donington Park, Derby, Derbyshire

Mad about Formula One? Get thee to the Donington Grand Prix Collection in Derbyshire where you can see the world’s largest collection of Grand Prix cars – there are a whopping 130 vehicles glistening and sparkling across four halls. Take in almost a... more

Longcliffe Golf Club [Golf Course]

Snells Nook Lane, Nanpantan, Loughborough

Longcliffe Golf Club, Snells Nook Lane, Loughborough, Leicestershire

Longcliffe is set on the lower slopes of Charnwood Forest and is covered in silver birch, oak, pine, beech, gorse and broom. An indication of it quality is that it has twice hosted the Curtis Cup team in preparation for their clash with the USA and... more

Ancient High House [Museum / Art Gallery]

Greengate Street, Stafford

Ancient High House, Greengate Street, Stafford, Staffordshire

England's largest timber-framed townhouse, the Ancient High House in Stafford, contains 400 years of local history to discover. As you step inside you'll be drawn into a journey through the Elizabethan era through the Civil War years and up to the... more

Stafford Castle and Visitor Centre [Attraction / Activity]

Newport Road, Stafford

Stafford Castle and Visitor Centre, Newport Road, Stafford, Staffordshire

Stafford Castle is a Norman Stone motte and bailey fortress. Standing on the motte are the remains of a massive hall-keep built in 1348. After the civil war, the slighted remains were given an extensive 19th century gothic reconstruction. Lower down... more

Blackwell Golf Club [Golf Course]

Agmore Road, Blackwell, Bromsgrove

Blackwell Golf Club, Agmore Road, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire

Blackwell began in 1893 as a nine hole course on the Lord Windsor's Hewell Estate and was extended to 18 holes in 1923, now measuring 6,260 yards, par 70. A small membership allows plenty of time for visitors to an uncrowded course. One unusual... more

Hill Close Gardens Trust [Garden]

Bread & Meat Close, Warwick

Hill Close Gardens Trust, Bread & Meat Close, Warwick, Warwickshire

Hill Close Gardens are rare survivals of Victorian gardens once used by townsfolk who lived above their business and wanted to escape from the crowded town centre. Owners and tenants came here after work or on Sundays to tend to their flowers, fruit... more

The Mill Garden [Garden]

55 Mill Street, Warwick

The Mill Garden, 55 Mill Street, Warwick, Warwickshire

The Mill Garden is a half acre informal cottage garden originally created by Arthur Measures, and lies in a superb setting beneath the walls of Warwick Castle, beside the River Avon. It is a garden of winding paths that lead through a delightful... more

Charnwood Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

Queen's Hall, Granby Street, Loughborough

Charnwood Museum, Queen's Hall, Loughborough, Leicestershire

There’s something very satisfying about visiting one of the many small museums in the UK, where you can get to grips with the message and feel you’ve learnt something about the area rather than being bamboozled by hundreds of exhibits. Charnwood... more

Weston Park [Historic House]

Weston-under-Lizard, Shifnal

Weston Park, Weston-under-Lizard, Shifnal, Shropshire

Weston Park, built in 1671, is the award winning 17th century Stately Home that was designed by Lady Elizabeth Wilbraham and was the former home of the Earls of Bradford. It boasts a superb collection of paintings that includes works by Van Dyck,... more

Kedleston Hall [Garden]

Nr Quarndon, Derby

Kedleston Hall, Nr Quarndon, Derby, Derbyshire


Explore the stunning house and grounds of Keddleston Hall Kedleston Hall´s pleasure grounds and landscaped park were laid out by the 1st Lord Scarsdale, with designs and buildings by Robert Adam. A feature is the Long Walk, which... more

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