Hinckley is a small historic market town filled with independent stores & boutiques, a museum, theatre, golf course, and a selection of restaurants. Situated short distances from Coventry, Leicester, and Birmingham, our Hinckley Island hotel is perfectly place for exploring both charming rural towns and bigger historical cities, as well as a myriad of surrounding attractions from Twycross Zoo to Bosworth Battlefield. For more things to see and do, peruse below our selection of top Hinckley Island attractions.
18 July - 22 August
During the school summer holidays, at various times on each Wednesday, Hinckley BID provides some outdoor entertainment within the town centre with Summer of Fun.
30 July - 03 August
Snapdragon Children and Family Festival returns in 2018 with a fun filled week with different themes everyday. There will be a giant sandpit all week sponsored by Hinckley BID. All activities are FREE or very low cost. Event runs from 11am-3pm each day.
Best Restaurant: Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Venue boasts one of the top restaurants in the region. The Marco Pierre White restaurant is the ideal location for a gourmet lunch or evening dining experience.
Best Shopping: Castle Street is filled with a mix of retail outlets and independent stores (many family businesses) that offer friendly customer service and a warm welcome.
Best Kept Secret: Astley Book Farm & Coffee Shop offers a myriad of second-hand books, including antiquarian, rare, and out-of-print books. Find your favourite authors, curl up with a book, and enjoy a warm coffee or hot chocolate.