A beautiful Georgian building set in its own extensive grounds, this accommodation has excellent facilities and is superbly located just a short drive to Stratford. Highly recommended and groups must book early.
The hotel is located 0.7 miles from Stratford train station and 1.2 miles from the Royal Shakespeare Company.
RSC 2019 Summer Season - NEW
The RSC has announced their Summer 2019 Season in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and Swan Theatre. There's three Shakespeare gems, two Restoration classics and a brand new stunning two-hand play:
ROYAL SHAKESPEARE THEATRE
- As You Like It: 14 Feb - 31 Aug 2019
- The Taming of the Shrew: 8 March - 31 Aug 2019
- Measure for Measure : 28 June - 29 Aug 2019
- Kunene and the King by John Kani: 21 March - 23 April 2019
- The Provoked Wife by John Vanbrugh: 2 May - 7 Sept 2019
- Venice Preserved by Thomas Ofway: 24 May - 7 Sept 2019
As well as offering a fantastic selection of plays, such as below, you'll find online performances, workshops and learning resources to enhance classroom studies.
Shakespeare Theatre Workshops
These workshops are run by Stratford YHA so the benefit is that you can have your workshop where you are staying. Professionals run the workshops based around key Shakespeare themes and can focus on a particular play you’re studying. This is a great introduction to Shakespeare.
The RSC provides workshops which explore the creative choices behind the current RSC Shakespeare productions or any Shakespeare play of your choice.
Behind The Scenes Theatre Tour
Take a tour of the public and private spaces of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and learn about the origins of the RSC and the theatre making process.
Your students can visit key locations in Stratford that formed of Shakespeare’s life. There are 3 central houses:
Shakespeare’s birthplace – A perfect introduction to William Shakespeare’s work, life and times.
Anne Hathaway’s Cottage and Gardens – The childhood home of Shakespeare’s wife.
New Place – The site of Shakespeare’s final home in Stratford on Avon.
If you have more time you can also visit Mary Arden’s Farm, where his mother grew up and Hall’s Croft, the home of Shakespeare’s sister.
Guided Walking Tour Of Stratford
Take a guided walk around the historic streets of Stratford upon Avon. Explore Stratford, its history, attractions and fascinating relationship with William Shakespeare.
This museum offers your students the chance to find out more about how the Tudors lived.
Located approx. 30 minutes drive from Stratford Warwick Castle offers is a great experience allowing your students to find out more about great battles, ancient myths, heroic knights and pampered princesses.