Welcome to Shakespeare's England

Shakespeare’s England covers the areas of Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick, Kenilworth, Royal Leamington Spa and the surrounding areas. Situated right in the heart of England it is one of England’s most historic and beautiful destinations. Home to the world famous playwright William Shakespeare, and some of the finest attractions and hotels that England has to offer, this makes the ideal destination for a relaxing and enriching break. Shakespeare's England has much to offer families, young couples and the young at heart.

  • Cotswold House Hotel & Spa Christmas Shopping Fayre

    Christmas in Shakespeare's England

    Shakespeare's England will be transformed into a winter wonderland this Christmas, with festive events and Christmas markets. Treat yourself to Christmas break and stay in one of our beautiful hotels.

  • Shakespeare Birthplace Christmas

    Shakespeare's England video

    Be inspired to visit Shakespeare's England and take a virtual tour through the area with this video from Visit Britain. 

  • Bicester Village Step into the Story

    Step into the story at Bicester Village

    Bicester Village will undergo a magical transformation into an enchanted winter wonderland this festive season and invites you to step into the story...

  • Rugby School

    Rugby 2015

    The Rugby World Cup comes to Shakespeare's England in 2015. Come and visit Rugby and explore the surrounding areas of Shakespeare's England and everything the region has to offer.

  • 2014 celebrations

    Shakespeare's birthday

    2014 is the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth. Special events will be held throughout 2014 as many of the region’s attractions celebrate throughout the year.  

  • Anne Hathaway Cottage

    Valentines Day

    Treat your loved one to a romantic break in Shakespeare's England this Valentines Day...