Visit the historic medieval town of Warwick


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Home to the magnificent medieval Warwick castle, famously built by William the Conqueror in 1068. The castle was rebuilt in the 12th century in stone replacing the old wooden structure, later to be refortified during the "Hundred Years War", the castle was used a stronghold until the early 17th century.

Warwick itself is situated on a sandstone bluff at a bend of the River Avon. Over the years the river has eroded the rock which the castle sits on which helped create natural defences. Other tourist attractions include "Flight of the Eagles" (a bird show, featuring bald eagles, vultures, and sea eagles), archery displays, Jousting, and "The Sword in the Stone Show".

Warwick has lots of other exciting and interesting attractions and has been a must visit place for travellers for many decades. It hosts annual festivals ranging from the Spoken Word to contemporary, classical and folk music. It is also home to Warwick Racecourse which hosts many horse race meetings throughout the year.

Warwick has also featured in a number of television series, including the BBC's Dangerfield, Pride and Prejudice and Granada Television's Moll Flanders.

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Featured Properties

Arbor Holiday & Knightcote Farm Cottages

Arbor Holiday & Knightcote Farm Cottages

Leave all your troubles behind and relax in this award winning countryside hideaway in the peaceful village of Knightcote. Five self-catering farm cottages have been lavishly equipped and furnished to ensure you are cosy and comfortable.

Self-catering with 5 units, £458-£2384 pupw sleeps 1-10

Hilton Warwick

Hilton Warwick / Stratford-upon-Avon

Hotel providing easy access from all major midlands road networks, sitting just off Junction 15 off M40, close to towns of Warwick and Stratford.

Hotel with 181 rooms, £71-£134 prpnb

Express by Holiday Inn - Warwick

Holiday Inn Express - Warwick

The hotel is a modern building that has recently been refurbished. It is conveniently located between Warwick and Stratford at the heart of the motorway network.

Hotel with 138 rooms, £72-£120 prpnb

Bianca & Whitley Elm Cottages

Self-catering with 4 units, £355-£595 pupw sleeps 2-6

Wroxall Abbey Hotel

Hotel with 72 rooms, £69-£99 prpnb

Croft Guest House

Guest House with 9 rooms, £40 pppnb, £60 prpnb

The Old Fourpenny Shop Hotel

Guest Accommodation with 11 rooms, £0-£80 prpnb

Jersey Villa Guest House

Guest House with 5 rooms, £40-£90 prpnb

Irelands Farm Cottages

Self-catering with 5 units, £308-£528 pupw sleeps 1-4

Events in Warwick

Warwick Mop

Warwick Mop

Fri 20 Oct 2017

Annual fun fair which will take place within Warwick Market Place

Warwick Mop

Warwick Mop

Sat 21 Oct 2017

Annual fun fair which will take place within Warwick Market Place

Warwick’s King James I Festival

Warwick’s King James I Festival

Fri 3 - Sun 5 Nov 2017

Commemorating the 400 year anniversary of the visit to Warwick by King James I, the town attractions have teamed up to produce a series of events to celebrate the occasion.

Cheese Fest Leamington Spa

Cheese Fest Leamington Spa

Sat 4 Nov 2017

Let there be cheese!

Leamington Lantern Parade

Leamington Lantern Parade

Sun 3 Dec 2017

The Lantern Parade will set off from The Royal Pump Rooms Gardens Bandstand at 4.30pm. The parade will be accompanied by a local band and finish with Christmas carols around the Tree of Lights at the Town Hall.

Market Hall Museum

Market Hall Makers Fair

Sat 9 - Sun 10 Dec 2017

Buy unique Christmas gifts from a selection of Warwickshire’s finest artists.

New Year's Eve Party at the Races

New Year's Eve Party at the races

Sun 31 Dec 2017

Bring the family and start your New Year's celebration with us!