Roadchef Motorway Service Area M1 Motorway, Northampton, NN6 7UZ
The Days Inn Watford Gap is located 6 miles from Daventry and 8 miles from Northampton.
The hotel has 36 en-suite rooms from £45 per room per night.
Perfect for business, personal, families or just a quick overnighter if you’re stuck, the Days Inn hotel in Watford Gap is guaranteed to be comfortable, clean and well equipped. All the rooms at the hotel in Watford Gap consist of quality made up beds, tea/coffee making facilities, a flat screen TV and en-suite bathrooms. On site in our Watford Gap hotel you will also find free Wi-Fi access. In the morning of your stay, there will be a wide choice of breakfast options available from continental and full English breakfasts to coffee and snacks in Costa. To book your stay at our Watford Gap hotel, the simplest option is to use our reservations form at the top left of every page. Once you're all booked in, leave the paper work to us and relax in the thought that the hotel in Watford Gap will be ready for your arrival.
If you're after a unique afternoon out, you'd certainly be hard pressed to find anything as random as Llama trekking. Established in 1995, the Catanger Llamas have been a popular attraction for visitors to the Northamptonshire countryside, offering their company as you wander across pastures, woodland and cutting through the beautiful surroundings of the Shire. Suitable for physically fit participants from the age of 8 upwards, the trek covers around 3.5-4 miles and takes place in most weather conditions.
If architecture and history is your thing, you should definitely take a tour of 78 Derngate, the final commission of the late Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Stop for afternoon tea, fabulous food and stylish shopping or gaze upon the art exhibitions. There are also spaces for business meetings, corporate events and functions, giving the property a truly multi-functional purpose. Admission is £7.25 and is open 10am-5pm Tuesday-Sunday.
Silverstone Race Course
Home of the British Grand Prix, Northamptonshire boasts the famous Silverstone motor racing circuit which has hosted the event (on and off) since 1948. Built on a former WWII Royal Air Force bomber station, the track is over 2 miles long andhas boasted many famous names amongst it's drivers including Nigel Mansell and Ayrton Senna. There are number of driving experiences available to test your driving skills and push your limits as well as motorbike days and tours around the site.
If excitement and adventure are at the top of your list, a day in an armoured tank driving through rough terrains, woodlands and deep water should quench your thirst for a thrill! Drive one of the 95 tanks around many courses on the Northamptonshire grounds in Helmdon, the perfect way to turn a children's party, corporate day out or stag party into something memorable.
There's something for everyone at Stanwick Lakes, from 750 acres of countryside and nature reserves to the adventure playground and assault course where both kids and adults can join in. The area boasts it's own horse riding route, fishing in the lakes, many discovery trails and of course plenty of options to relax and eat. You can choose to BBQ on-site, bring a picnic or dine in their on-site cafe before heading over to the outdoor theatre where you'll find local actors, salsa dancing and more during the summer months.