Local Attractions

Make the most of your visit and stop by one of many nearby attractions!

Alton Towers

Alton Towers

Alton Towers Resort – Britain’s Greatest Escape and the UK’s No. 1 Theme Park is located just 20 minutes from Freeport Talke.
Alton Towers Resort is home to Britain’s most loved theme park with great kids attractions; ground-breaking, white-knuckle roller coaster rides; special events and much, much more.

The Resort offers two fantastical hotels; a wacky indoor waterpark with gallons of fun; a luxurious spa for the ultimate in relaxation; and zany entertainment in our Extraordinary Golf. Enjoy a mind-blowing mix of fantastic rides and attractions offering unlimited fun for kids of all ages, families and thrill seekers

Monkey Forest

Monkey Forest

Monkey forest is set in 60 acres of beautiful Staffordshire woodland and meadows where 140 monkeys live in total freedom. You are plunged into the Barbary macaques fascinating world as you hear rustling in the trees, chattering in a strange language and see the monkeys crashing through branches. Walking along the path you are transported into a different world of animal magic!

GLADSTONE POTTERY MUSEUM

GLADSTONE POTTERY MUSEUM

The story of The Potteries, all wrapped up in one unique museum. Stoke-on-Trent is world famous for its pottery and no visit to the city would be complete without experiencing this unique museum. Discover how bone china tableware was made in the original workshops and giant bottle kilns of the former Gladstone China Works, now preserved as the last complete Victorian pottery factory in the country.

The Emma Bridgewater factory

The Emma Bridgewater factory

The Emma Bridgewater factory lies in the heart of the historic Stoke Potteries region, in a sunny Victorian factory on the banks of the Caldon Canal. Join a factory tour, try your hand at decorating a piece of your very own unique pottery, relax for lunch in the beautiful cafe, or enjoy an afternoon in the garden behind the factory.