If you're looking to get away with the family this Easter holiday, a stay at one of our 15 Days Inn hotels could be exactly what you need. Whether you're looking for an educational day out, a fun packed weekend or just a relaxing break by the coast, there are a range of great destinations to choose from. Below are some exciting places to visit, all within easy reach of our hotels:
The Days Inn Chester hotel is located near to this historic and bustling city where you'll find plenty of great attractions for families of all ages. Make sure Chester Zoo is at the top of your list; the UKs number one zoo has over 11,000 animals to see including big cats, elephants, rhinos and monkeys. With great educational packages on offer it's the prefect chance to teach kids all about the species with which we share the planet. Head to the Blue Planet Aquarium to see life under the water or why not take the children on a tour of the city with a real Roman guide? There's also plenty of Easter events taking place around the city so the kids will never be bored!
The Days Inn Stafford is ideally situated for the country's most famous family adventure resort and theme park, Alton Towers. Divided into 13 themed areas, Alton Towers is best known as home to some of Europe's most thrilling rides, with each year bringing a new and more daring addition to the repertoire. There's plenty for younger families too with a water park, fun rides and entertainment on hand. Alternatively, our Stafford hotel is situated near to the award winning Trentham Estate where you'll find a Monkey Forest and a High Ropes Adventure Course.
History buffs of all ages will relish the opportunity to immerse themselves in the heritage of this fascinating city. The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Durham Cathedral and Castle is a must whilst the charming maze of cobbled streets are perfect for finding those hidden cafes, boutiques and book shops. Near to our Durham hotel, the world famous Beamish Museum tells the story of the people of the north east of England through the Georgian, Victorian, and Edwardian periods. This is a great day out for everyone, it never fails to impress our guests.
The Days Inn in Maidstone is an excellent choice for families this Easter, with easy access to historic castles, wide open beaches and some of the UK's foremost wild animal parks. Kids will love the experience of seeing some of Africa's most majestic creatures including elephants, tigers, zebra and gorillas at Port Lympne and Howletts Wild Animal Parks. The magnificent Leeds Castle is just a short drive away and this Easter there's the chance to take part in a magical treasure hunt.