In the historic industrial town of Walsall in the West Midlands, the Bescot Stadium is the headquarters of Walsall Football Club, and celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2015. It's close to a good range of Walsall hotels, and within easy reach of the town's diverse restaurants and extensive shops. Historically known as 'the town of a hundred trades', Walsall has existed since before the Norman Conquest, and began holding a market by the 13th Century.
About The Stadium
The Bescot Stadium can accommodate more than 11,000 spectators and is also a popular venue for special events such as business functions and exhibitions. Corporate visitors can also enjoy a comprehensive 'behind the scenes' tour of the stadium, and benefit from world-class hospitality from a talented events management team.
A Wide Selection of Hotels Nearby
One of the most popular hotels in the vicinity is the Park Inn by Radisson Birmingham Walsall M6 J9, on Bescot Crescent, which provides immaculate three star accommodation and free parking. Another great place to stay near the Bescot Stadium is the budget friendly Holiday Inn Express Walsall M6 J10, while the Village Hotel Birmingham Walsall has excellent leisure amenities and is ideal for business travellers.
Visitor Attractions Nearby
If you fancy a relaxing stroll, spend some time at the Walsall Arboretum, which has children's play areas and plenty of open space for a picnic. If you're interested in modern and contemporary art history, visit the award-winning New Art Gallery Walsall, or find out about the town's important leather industry at the Walsall Leather Museum. For around two centuries, this community was famous for producing some of the best leather goods in the world, and the museum itself is housed in a carefully restored historic landmark that was a leather factory itself.
Stay Connected With Hotel WiFi
The vast majority of hotels near the Bescot Stadium offer public WiFi access so you can easily stay up-to-date with the wider world while you're away. Some of Walsall's more high-end hotels also have good en-suite facilities, and many offer tea and coffee-making amenities to help you feel right at home.