Stoke-on-Trent in Staffordshire is one of England’s most visited destinations due to its proximity to The Potteries. Only an hour and a half from London, the town is also a wonderful place to stay as there’s a number of excellent hotels, offering superb accommodation, that are also close to The Potteries and the Staffordshire and Cheshire countryside.
The Lodge Bed and Breakfast – One of the most delightful guest house hotels in Stoke-on-Trent, The Lodge is located in a stunningly converted old English barn, right in the countryside on the outskirts of town, and within only a few minutes drive of The Potteries.
At The Lodge, you’ll find a choice of bedrooms, all furnished in a mix of traditional and modern styles. Each room has central heating, tea and coffee making trays, color TV, hairdryer and breakfast is included in the rate. The hotel also has internet access available for guests.
The Lodge is situated at Red Hall lane, Halmer End in Stoke-on-Trent.
Reynolds Hey – Another wonderful place to stay for its proximity to The Potteries is Reynolds Hey. A converted traditional English farmhouse, Reynolds Hey is perfect if you enjoy the outdoor life, as it’s in the countryside of Stoke-on-Trent, and close to Wedgwood and Portmeirion, as well as near lots of local walking and hiking areas.
At Reynolds Hay, every room has central heating, satellite TV, hairdryer, and includes a lovely breakfast. The hotel also has a gorgeous garden, which is perfect on a warm sunny English day.
Reynolds Hay is also gay-friendly.
Look for Reynolds Hay at Park Lendon in the Endon area of Stoke-on-Trent.
Prospect House – For a convenient location close to The Potteries, you can’t beat Prospect House. Situated in a converted 19th century coach house, Prospect House offers a comfortable place to stay, friendly staff and lots of amenities.
Guest rooms are cozy and comfortable, with central heating (always lovely in chilly, damp England), color TV and DVD player, tea and coffee making facilities, and all are non-smoking. Prospect House is also gay-friendly, so you and your boyfriend or girlfriend can share a room with no questions asked.
Breakfast is included and features a nice selection of items, from cooked breakfasts to cereals, toast and jam.
Prospect House is at 334 Cheadle Road, Cheddleton, Leek, Staffordshire, just on the outskirts of Stoke-on-Trent, close to Alton Towers, The Peak District and Leek.