What’s on in Basingstoke and North Hampshire

Whether you’re travelling on business or leisure, the Holiday Inn Basingstoke hotel offers the perfect venue at an affordable price.

As well as being close to the town centre and Business Parks, the Holiday Inn Basingstoke hotel is also conveniently located for lots of great local leisure attractions, including LegolandWindsor CastleWinchester Cathedral and Birdworld. Enjoy a day at the races at Newbury racecourse, or relax and enjoy the culture of Jane Austen's House or the filming location of the famous TV programme Downtown Abbey, Highclere Castle.

Our hotel in Basingstoke is ideally located to take advantage of the many attractions and events in North Hampshire and the surrounding region. The Holiday Inn is situated within 3 miles of the town centre/train station and close to the local viables business park,

If you are at the hotel for just one night or for two weeks, we will do our best to make sure you experience the best we have to offer. We hold many events here too! So whether you're looking for a Christmas Party venue or a private dining room, we're happy to accommodate.

The Holiday Inn Basingstoke hosts a series of exciting party and themed nights throughout the year. Please contact the hotel on 0871 942 9004 or visit the Hotel Events section for more information.

 There’s plenty of exciting and memorable attractions here in Basingstoke – and you’ll almost certainly want to make the most of everything that’s on offer whilst you’re here.

The Basingstoke Holiday Inn team are here waiting for you with a warm welcome and a comfortable bed for the night, but here are a few of Basingstoke’s best-known and enjoyable attractions to keep you busy all day.


The Wellington Country Park features 350 acres of beautiful greenery for mums, dads and kids alike to make the most of. They’ve got plenty of wildlife, educational activities and camping events to keep everyone occupied.

Music venues

If music venues are what you’re looking for on your holiday, then you’ll be happy to hear that Basingstoke’s Anvil Arts is a great venue. There’s rock and pop, family classics, theatre, classical & opera and even folk events featured here all the time – so you can get your fill of Basingstoke’s finest cultural events.


A convenient three miles away from the Basingstoke Holiday Inn, the Milestones Museum is a hotspot of culture, history and fun just waiting to be unlocked. Here, historic streets of the 1800s and early 1900s are preserved for you to discover, along with a whole range of exciting events for all the family to enjoy.

Bars and restaurants

Basingstoke is full of exciting bars and restaurants, like The White Hart, a classic, rustic British destination that has everything you need to make your holiday a memorable one. And if you’re planning on going out on the town, why not have an easy start to the evening with a drink in our lounge and bar?

Stag and hen nights

Whether you’re hanging out with the boys on a stag night or enjoying your exclusive girls-only hen party extravaganza, Basingstoke has everything you’re looking for. The town has plenty of destinations for you to go shopping, and great spots to drink and celebrate. Once you’re finished you can make your way back to the Basingstoke Holiday Inn and enjoy all the benefits of our comfortable accommodation.

Rest your head at the Basingstoke Holiday Inn

After you’ve spent all day exploring the sights of Basingstoke, you’re going to want somewhere where you can kick back and relax in style. And luckily we’ve got all that lined up for you. With our rooms and suites, you’ll have everything you need to wind down after your long day.

And why not consider sampling some of our fantastic food whilst you’re here. Whether it’s a classic English breakfast, or an evening meal in the Restaurant – we’ve got a great range of food available, and welcoming professional service to match.

Want to know more? Contact us to find out about the exciting opportunities that this wonderful city has to offer and book your room today.

Jane Austen's House Museum

A visit to the Jane Austen House Museum provides an insight into the life of this enigmatic writer


See hundreds of our feathered friends at Birdworld. 

Go Ape! Alice Holt

Swing your way to an action packed, adrenaline fuelled adventure at Go Ape.

Highclere Castle 'Downton Abbey'

Enjoy the granduer of this majestic Victorian family home, also the magnificant setting for Downton Abbey!

The Anvil and The Haymarket Various Shows Throughout the Year

Enjoy a varied and exciting range of shows – music, drama, comedy and pantomime.

Contact Us

Holiday Inn Basingstoke, Grove Road, Basingstoke, RG21 3EE, United Kingdom
Hotel Direct
0871 942 9004
Calls cost 13p per minute plus network extras.
24 Hour Reservations
0871 942 9004
Calls cost 13p per minute plus network extras.