Are you looking to stay a little longer...? There are some fantastic Bed & Breakfast establishments and hotels well within the reach of the railway:
Burleigh Court (15 minute drive)
Off Ashby Rd (A512)
Loughborough University (West Park)
Set within the grounds of Loughborough University, Burleigh Court is a modern four star hotel, highly acclaimed for its people and service. With free onsite parking, easy access from the M1 motorway and only a 10-minute drive from Loughborough mainline station. From four star luxury suites and executive accommodation to high quality economy lodge rooms, Burleigh Court caters for all your needs. Our restaurant and bar provides a wide variety of cuisine choices: made with locally-sourced produce, our seasonal and à la carte dishes will satisfy any palate. Guests can enjoy our spa facilities with a well-equipped gym, swimming pool, whirlpool spa, steam room, and sauna.
With bedrooms overlooking the Great central railway tracks and steam trains passing by their beautiful gardens (picture shown was taken from the hotel), The Cedars Hotel is the perfect place to stay for your visit with Loughborough’s mainline station less than one mile away. They offer 36 well-appointed, en suite bedrooms and have an excellent restaurant for breakfast and dinner as well as a comfortable lounge bar to relax in in the evenings. You will find free parking, efficient, friendly service, and very competitive rates to complete the package.
Holywell House (within walking distance from Loughborough Central Station)
68a Leicester Rd
01509 731 894
A guest house with spacious rooms of distinction and fabulous décor. The owners have a wealth of knowledge about the railway.
Facilities: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, electric car charging, hospitality tray. Superior rooms available
The Link Hotel (15 minute drive)
New Ashby Road
Old Hathern Station (15 minute drive)
Normanton on Soar
Facilities: Free WiFi, TV, Beverage Tray, Hairdryer, Ironing Facilities, Free Car Parking
A lovingly restored Victorian railway station, but with all the modern facilities you would expect. The owners are passionate about all things nostalgic which is reflected in their collections from classic cars to china jugs! A professional, friendly service is guaranteed with freshly cooked breakfasts including eggs from their own hens and preserves from the garden.
Number 88 (within walking distance from Loughborough Central Station)
88 Leicester Road
01509 216061 or 07557 100188
Number 88 is a warm and welcoming 10 bedroom guest house spead over 4 floors, they offer free wifi, a hospitality tray and a very good English breakfast. A mixture of single, double and twin rooms with en-suite facilities are on offer.