|Most expensive month:||November|
|Average price in Newbury:||R1 765/night|
|Cheapest price found:||R195/night|
|Most expensive day:||Wednesday|
The Hatchet Inn Wetherspoon
12 Market Place, Newbury, United Kingdom
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Newbury is known for its famous racecourse and the Highclere Castle, which is the setting for the acclaimed television series “Downton Abbey”. You’ll find plenty of art in its vibrant cultural scene, along with several galleries and performing arts venues.
Racing enthusiasts flock to Newbury Race Course for high-class jump and flat-track racing. If you’re visiting on a weekend, check the schedule for live music concerts. Drop in at the historic Corn Exchange, which is now used as a multi-purpose theatre showcasing British films.
Learn more about the heritage of the region at West Berkshire Museum, housed within the 17th-century Cloth Hall and historic Granary Building. Next, roam through Highclere Castle, an elaborate mansion occupied by the Carnarvon family since 1679. Descend into the cellars to see the fascinating Egyptian Exhibition.
Enjoy the English countryside at the Berkshire Palladian mansion, which is filled with paintings and furnishings from the 1800s and boasts walking trails and lush gardens. Head over to The Living Rainforest, where you can admire hundreds of species of plants and animals, including Goeldi monkeys, two-toed sloths and a Chinese water dragon.
Drive 20 minutes to Wellington Country Park, an expansive outdoor family recreation area with a miniature railway, animal farm, petting barn, water play area, miniature golf, slides and sandpits. Kids will love hiking the four nature trails featuring more than 30 dinosaur models and statues.
Local buses and taxis provide transportation throughout Newbury, with private coaches available for group excursions. You can rent a car in the city or at Southampton Airport, about 60 kilometres away.
One of the most popular hotels in Newbury is The Chequers Hotel, which has been reviewed by 1 478 users and currently has a rating of 8,0/10. Other top-rated locations include The Vineyard and Regency Park Hotel, which have received 8,7/10 and 7,8/10 ratings from our users, respectively.
A good hotel close to Donnington Castle is The Chequers Hotel (rated 8,0/10 from 1 478 reviews).
The Chequers Hotel is the hotel close to Newbury Racecourse that is most recommended by HotelsCombined users, with 1 478 reviews rating it at 8,0/10.
594 HotelsCombined reviews of The Carnarvon Arms score it 8,2/10, making it a highly recommended hotel near Highclere Castle.