Trips away in 2020: Days Inn Hamilton, Chesterfield and Newport

10 February 2020

Planning a UK staycation break this year? With such a range of places to go and things to see, at Days Inn are here to help inspire you, showcasing what Hamilton, Chesterfield and Newport have to offer its visitors.

Avoid the crowds and go off the beaten track with these hidden gems. For some inspiration for your trip away in 2020, keep reading.


Chesterfield might not be your first thought when planning a 2020 trip, but you’ll be amazed at the range of things to do locally. The Derbyshire town itself has a great selection of shops, parks and even a local theatre to keep you busy.

But if you want to go further afield, there’s even more to sink your teeth into.

Located east of Chesterfield is Peak District National Park, renowned as one of the most beautiful areas of the UK.

You should also take advantage of Days Inn Chesterfield’s close proximity to Sheffield, with a 12-minute train journey running to the city from the town centre. See a range of things to do in Sheffield, including the 1 Millenium Gallery and the Cathedral here.


At the heart of some truly stunning Scottish scenery, Days Inn Hamilton is a great choice to situate your stay. Located around an hour from Glasgow, you can take advantage of the major city as well as the local countryside!

Begin your trip with a pick of 5 local country parks in the area. The closest being Strathclyde Country Park, which boasts a range of activities, including a watersports centre, zoo, theme park and a Roman bath ruin! For more information, click here.

Then, if you fancy a day trip to the city, Glasgow is packed with fun things to do, especially for a rainy day! Click here to see what’s on during your visit. 


A visit to Newport in 2020 should definitely be on your radar! Located an hour from Cardiff, this Welsh city might not get the mass tourism its sister city to the west does, but it’s nonetheless a great place to spend your trip in 2020!

Newport is in fact home to the most complete remnants of Roman ruins in all of the UK, and that alone is worthy of a trip. Known as the Caerleon complex, this vast collection of ruins was hidden until recently, so now’s the perfect time to take advantage of this fantastic discovery.

For more things to do in Newport, including shopping, entertainment and more, click here.

Wrapping up

From our Days Inn hotels, there’s a range of places to explore and things to see. Book with us now for your 2020 adventure in the UK!

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