Best Western Lichfield City Centre The George Hotel in Lichfield is just a 5 minute stroll from many of the city's best attractions. These include the famous 12th century Lichfield Cathedral, the Garrick Theatre, Beacon Park and many more architecturally spectacular historic houses. In fact, Lichfield is well known for being a city filled with historic relevance, predominantly because it is the birthplace of Samuel Johnson, writer of the first English Language Dictionary and you can even visit the museum dedicated to him. Stowe Pool is also less than a 10 minute walk from the hotel and is an idyllic spot for a peaceful stroll or some afternoon fishing.
In addition to being a convenient hotel near Lichfield city center, this charming 18th Century coaching Inn has bags of character inside. So, when you've unpacked your own bags, sit back, relax and enjoy the homey atmosphere. If you're here on business or simply taking a break from it, our cozy lounge bar, open fires and stylish evening restaurant will make you feel at ease, with all the fine food and drinks you could wish for. Free parking and free Wi-Fi are also available to all guests.
The Best Western is well located for the Midlands motorway network so you will find yourself within easy reach of major cities such as Birmingham, where you can enjoy a more vibrant pace of life, if only for the day. Wherever you end up, you can be sure a warm welcome awaits you back at the hotel.
The hotel restaurant is closed until November 30, 2021. Food service is available in the bar area only.
0.5 mile(s) from Beacon Park, is ideally situated in the heart of Lichfield city and is perfect for a leisurely stroll or a family day out. The park is open 365 days a year and offers a range of activities including an 18 golf course, children’s play areas, tennis, basketball and bowls.
0.5 mile(s) from Old Guildhall Prison Cell, enjoy a historical visit to Lichfield Guildhalls old prison cells, on this site since 1548. You will see the original cells, discover the inmates stories and find out about the history of law and order in Lichfield in this small display.
0.5 mile(s) from Erasmus Darwin Centre, was one of the greatest polymaths of the 18th C. It has been said that no one since has ever rivalled him for achievements in such a wide range of fields.
0.5 mile(s) from The Litchfield Garrick Theatre and Studio, is a thriving theatre and arts venue with two performance spaces and a host of exciting entertainment for the whole family.
6 mile(s) from Fradley Marine, situated at the junction of the Coventry and Trent and Mersey Canal, Fradley Marine is a popular destination with keen boaters and visitors alike. There is plenty to enjoy visitors can browse the local canal ware, books, maps and gifts on offer and there is also a purpose built art gallery
5 mile(s) from golf course
14 mile(s) from Drayton Manor, is less than 25 minutes’ drive from The George and is one of the country's most exciting adventure parks - there are over 100 rides and attractions set in 250 acres of parkland.
19 mile(s) from Birmingham, thriving Midlands City with shopping centres, theatres, museums, art galleries, jewellery quarter and more
20 mile(s) from Alton Towers, for family fun and so much to do, you'll be spoilt for choice. With Britain's best theme park, splash yourself silly in the waterpark or play a round on our extraordinary golf course.
30 mile(s) from The National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham
Darwin's Restaurant, on premises, full service, international, open for: dinner
Carvery Restaurant, on premises, full service, international, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Lounge Bar, on premises, bar/lounge, international, open for: lunch
0.5 mile(s) from Staffordshire University
9 mile(s) from Sutton Coldfield
10 mile(s) from Walsall
10 mile(s) from Cannock
15 mile(s) from Burton On Trent
17 mile(s) from Stafford
17 mile(s) from Wolverhampton
32 mile(s) from Stoke
17 mile(s) from Aston Villa Football Club, is one of the oldest and most successful football clubs in England. Villa Park is a UEFA 5 star rated stadium.
20 mile(s) from Derby County FC, play at the Pride Park Stadium which has space for nearly 36,000 spectators.
22 mile(s) from Uttoxeter Racecourse, a unique leisure venue for horse racing with regular fixtures.
0.5 mile(s) from Lichfield, medieval streets are lined with tempting shops, from high street chains to antique shops and original boutiques. There's a weekly market on a Tuesday, Friday and Saturday.
4 mile(s) from Heart of the Country Village, has art galleries, gift shops, furniture and interior shops plus a creperie and restaurants.
3 mile(s) from Curborough Craft Centre, situated on a working farm only two minutes away from the center of Lichfield, Curborough Craft Centre is packed full of traditional craft and independent retail outlets. There is plenty to do and enjoy whether you want to try your hand at a creative workshop or browse through the local produce and homegrown plants.
4 mile(s) from Staffordshire Museum, is packed full of stories and tales about soldiers of the Staffordshire Regiment. From weaponry and memorabilia dating back over 300 years, to a full scale World War I trench, the sites, the smells and the sounds of our wartime history are brought to life at the museum.
25 mile(s) from Birmingham International Airport
35 mile(s) from East Midlands International Airport