For guaranteed fun on your family day out in Northamptonshire, head for Salcey Forest Centre. Just seven miles from Northampton town centre, there's something here for all ages, so expect an action-packed day with cycling and walking trails, aerial rope courses and more. Book your stay in one of Northampton's chain hotels, independent hotels or a serviced apartment and you'll find that Salcey Forest is within easy driving distance, with on-site parking available.
Hotels Close to Salcey Forest
Northampton's hotels are all within driving distance of Salcey Forest Centre. Whether you prefer the modern amenities and value for money of a chain hotel or the more unique atmosphere of a four star independent hotel, you'll find something to suit all tastes and budgets. Serviced apartments on the high street are a popular choice for larger groups of friends or families travelling with younger children, offering more space and fully-equipped kitchens where you can prepare meals and do laundry.
Get Back to Nature in Northamptonshire
Salcey Forest has five miles of family-friendly cycling routes, horse-riding trails and three walking trails to explore – trail maps and guides are available. Climb to the top of Treetop Way and experience birds-eye views from the crows nest, 20 metres above ground, or become a tree ninja on an aerial ropes course – there are six courses in all, with the most challenging reaching heights of up to 40ft! There's also a café and picnic area as well as a gated children's play area, giving busy parents some time to relax before heading back to town, where you'll find a range of gastropubs and restaurants serving affordable meals.
Family-Friendly Hotels in Northamptonshire
You'll find hotels in Northampton welcome families, with most happy to provide cribs, roll-away beds and children's menus for little ones. With excellent amenities such as laundry services, free parking, full breakfasts and WiFi, couples and families will enjoy a relaxing stay in Northamptonshire. Most hotels in the town centre are within easy walking distance of the rail station, where regular trains connect to London St. Pancras, Birmingham, Cambridge and other major cities across the UK.