This hotel is located in a thriving market town with a popular university. It is situated directly opposite the town's main national rail station, where the well-preserved Great Central Steam Railway stops regularly. Guests will find restaurants a 5 minutes' walk from the hotel and bars, pubs, shops and nightspots are a 10 minutes' walk. Nearby is the historic Taylors Bell foundry, the world's largest working bell foundry and a popular tourist attraction. In Loughborough town centre (a 10-minute walk) there is the Carillon war memorial and the War Museum is located in Queens Park. Donington Park motor racing track is approximately 20 minutes away. There is a shuttle to Leicester city centre (20 minutes). The town's main national rail station provides a regular shuttle service to East Midlands Airport (approximately 40 km). The hotel lies approximately 62 km from Coventry Airport and approximately 72 km from Birmingham International Airport. The hotel was built in 1840. Travellers can feel at home in one of the 52 rooms. At the establishment, guests are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Individual storeys are accessible via the lift or stairs. Services and facilities at the hotel include a safe, a restaurant, a breakfast room and room service. Internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay connected. Each of the rooms is appointed with central heating and a bathroom. Amenities in all rooms include a TV. The bathrooms have a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer is also available. Copyright GIATA 2004 - 2016. Breakfast can be booked. The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: VISA and MasterCard.