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The Moat House

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In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board

Overview of The Moat House

The Moat House

4 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
Lower Penkridge Road, Acton Trussell, Stafford, England, ST17 0RJ

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCannock Chase Country Park4 min drive
  • Popular LocationAncient High House9 min drive
  • Popular LocationStafford Gatehouse Theatre9 min drive
  • AirportBirmingham (BHX)39 min drive

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About this area


The Moat House is located in Stafford. Shugborough Hall and Weston Park are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Cannock Chase Country Park. Don't miss out on a visit to Go Ape Cannock Chase.

What's nearby

  • Cannock Chase Country Park - 4 min drive
  • Ancient High House - 9 min drive
  • Stafford Castle - 9 min drive
  • Stafford Gatehouse Theatre - 9 min drive
  • Shugborough Hall - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Penkridge Station - 6 min drive
  • Birmingham Airport (BHX) - 39 min drive


  • Orangery Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Flames - 5 min drive
  • Littleton Arms - 6 min drive
  • Wing Fat - 6 min drive
  • Bridge House - 6 min drive

About this property

The Moat House

4-star hotel with free breakfast and restaurant
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and dry cleaning. Free English breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk and a front desk safe are on-site. All 41 rooms offer conveniences such as living rooms and coffee makers, along with free WiFi, free wired Internet and flat-screen TVs. Hairdryers, safes and phones are among the other amenities that guests will find.
The Moat House offers 41 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. This accommodation offers separate living rooms. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include baths or showers, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) and Intertek Cristal (third-party expert - Global)


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast available daily 8 AM–10 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Separate living room


  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate living room

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Diners Club; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and window guards

Property is also known as

Moat House Hotel Acton Trussell, Stafford
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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 138 out of 223 reviews
5 - Excellent 62%
Rating 4 - Good. 67 out of 223 reviews
4 - Good 30%
Rating 3 - Okay. 16 out of 223 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 223 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 223 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful grounds and would be lovely for walks in the summer or spring. The restaurant food was really excellent and being Gluten Free, I am used to being given the bare minimum of choices. In this restaurant I was spoiled for choice.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent, friendly, helpful staff, both on Reception and at breakfast.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

3/5 Okay

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
fantastic little gem close to the motorway but hidden away in a lovely setting and countryside. Very friendly staff, amazing food and breakfast, nice clean rooms.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021