Sightseeing river cruises on the beautiful River Avon. Bancroft Cruisers is a privately owned family business, situated by the river at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, near the historic Clopton Bridge. (Discount - £1 per adult, 50p per child)
Spectacular colourful Butterflies, Caterpillars, Insects, Spiders, Scorpions and much more. (Discount - 50p per person off admission fee)
City Sightseeing Open Top Bus
'Hop on, hop off' Sightseeing Bus Tour around Stratford, to Anne Hathaway's Cottage in Shottery and Mary Arden's Farm in Wilmcote.
(Discount - 10% off tour)
Guided day trips of the beautiful Cotswolds, from Stratford upon Avon at an affordable price. A friendly local driver-guide will collect you from your accommodation, train station or town centre location in a comfortable 16 passenger mini-bus. Fascinating history, architecture, culture, art, celebrities, folklore and an entertaining commentary during the tour. Highlights include Chipping Campden, Dover's Hill, Broadway Tower, Stow on the Wold, Rollright Stones, Bourton on the Water and lasts 6-7 hours. Cost £35 per adult, £25 per child (under 16yrs). Tours on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Private tours by arrangement and mini-bus private hire. To book seats, please call 07786 920166 or email email@example.com (Discount - £3 off per adult)
The MAD museum is a wonderful and exciting collection of machines incorporating gears, chains, pulleys and whirligig paraphernalia. The exhibits fall into three areas, Kinetic Art (art in motion), Automata (interesting mechanical contraptions) and Steampunk (modern gizmos with a Victorian twist). Superbly engaging for all ages, the museum offers an extravaganza of visual entertainment with lots of rolling balls and plenty of clanking and rattling thrown in for good measure! (Discount - 10% per person off admission fee)
Old Slaughterhouse Arts and Heritage Studio
The Old Slaughterhouse is located on the site of an 18th century rope walk and is now the home of Escape Arts, a Stratford based charity. It hosts regular exhibitions and visual arts workshops. Entry is FREE. It is open to the public Thursday 1pm-4pm, Friday 11am-4pm and Saturday 11am-4pm and serves a variety of hot and cold drinks and delicious home-made cakes. The Old Slaughterhouse is located in the Yard off Sheep Street, or via Red Lion Court off Bridge Street. (Discount - 10% off cafe purchases).
The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust own and care for 5 beautifully preserved period homes and gardens associated with William Shakespeare and his family. In addition they care for Harvard House, on behalf of Harvard University.
(Discount 30% off the 'Town Houses Pass', the 'Town, Cottage and Farm Pass' and during the winter season (Nov-Mar), the 'Town Houses and Cottage Pass')
All passes are valid for 12 months, with unlimited access.
[The Town Houses Pass is £17.50 adult, £16.50 concession and £11.50 child.
The Town, Cottage and Farm Pass is £26.25 adult, £24.75 concession and £17 child
The Town Houses and Cottage Pass is £22.50 adult, £21.25 concession and £14.50 child].
Shakespeare's Schoolroom and Guildhall
Discover the ancient schoolroom where William Shakespeare was educated and inspired to become the world's greatest playright, and explore the medieval Guildhall - the heart of civic life for over 400 years. (Discount 2FOR1)
15th Century building full of history and world famous in theatre circles. If you are in town for a show or just passing through, don't forget to pop in for a coffee, a drink on the terrace or a delicious meal. (Discount - 15% off food)
One of the oldest buildings in Stratford, the Garrick Inn is a traditional half-timbered building dating back to the 16th century with some parts of the building as old as the 14th century. Open all day, serving real ales and great pub food - old favourites and exciting seasonal dishes using the finest, locally sourced ingredients. British food at its best! (Discount - 10% off food)
Old Thatch Tavern
The only building in Stratford town with a thatched roof - and haunted! Warm & friendly welcome, good food, good beers!
(Discount - 10% off food)
The Queen's Head
A traditional English pub with beer garden, and one of Stratford's 'best kept secrets'. Enjoy hearty, home-cooked food with a large selection of Real Ales, Wines and Spirits, served all day. It's ideally situated in the centre of Stratford and has five en-suite letting rooms.
(Discount 10% off food)
RESTAURANTS & TEAROOMS
Barnaby's Fish Restaurant
Popular fish and chip shop, eat in, or take-away. Close to the picturesque Bancroft Gardens, River Avon and Royal Shakespeare Theatre.
(Discount - 10% off bill)
Bensons Café Restaurant
One of Britain's best places for afternoon tea. Food ranges from simple to sophisticated, but is always classically presented. Elegant surroundings, attention to detail and a warm welcome. (Discount - 10% off bill or, 2 FOR 1 Afternoon Tea [normally £12.95])
Edward Moon Restaurant
Traditional English recipes and dishes using local ingredients. (Discount - 10% off bill, excluding groups of 6+)
El Greco Restaurant
El Greco is a stunning restaurant, cafe, bar, located in the heart of Stratford Upon Avon, overlooking the historic market square. An independent family-owned and operated business, El Greco is focused on offering good food and good value with good service. There is an emphasis on Greek food and drink, but with a touch of Italian, Spanish and English, to reflect the travels of El Greco the famous Greek artist who lived around the same time as Shakespeare. (Discount - £1 off Prix Fixe menu and £2 off Mezzes, the award-winning 22 dish Greek banquet)
Beautiful 16th century timber-framed Tudor Hotel in the heart of Shakespeare's Stratford, well known and loved by locals and visitors. Relax in front of real open fiires during the Autumn and Winter or sample a traditional Afternoon Tea in the beautiful courtyard garden in Spring and Summer. Dine in the formal restaurant or cosy bar and enjoy a wide range of classic British cuisine, seasonal menus and daily specials, with the finest wines and beers. (Discount - 10% off food (Bar menu, Restaurant menu and Afternoon Tea (excluding offers and promotions) AND in addition, 10% off accommodation - request at the time of booking.
Hathaway Tea Rooms
17th century tea room, coffee shop and bakery. Freshly ground Lavazza coffee to drink in or take away and some of the finest cakes and pastries in Stratford upon Avon. Pull up a chair in the spacious upstairs tea rooms, or enjoy the sunshine in the secluded courtyard garden. Open for breakfasts, lunches and high teas. (Discount - 10% off food)
Havilands Tearoom & Takeaway
A family business offering fresh quality, locally sourced food. Cosy tearoom and outside seating for breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea and extensive range of freshly made takeaway sandwiches, salads, quiche and savouries, cakes and more. (Discount - 10% off food)
A fine range of cakes, savouries, teas and coffees in relaxing surroundings. A place to 'watch the world go by'. (Discount - 10% off bill)
MIDA Mediterranean Cafe / Restaurant
Authentic Moroccan cuisine served in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Zineb and Mida offer a warm welcome. Drop-in for breakfast, a coffee and pastry, MIDA's famous 'Moroccan tea', lunch or dinner, with enchanting views of some of Stratford's most beautiful ancient buildings.
(Discount 10% off bill)
Beautiful timber-framed Tudor Hotel in the heart of Shakespeare's Stratford. Stylish bar and relaxing lounge.
(Discount - 10% off food & drinks in the bar and lounge, AND 10% of accommodation - if requested when booking)
Authentic Thai restaurant in the heart of Stratford upon Avon. Ideal for a romantic meal for two, family and group gatherings, light lunches, elaborate dinners, groups and conferences. (Discount - 10% off bill, evenings only)
The Food of Love
A busy and bustling cafe, offering cracking home-cooked food, served with a smile by friendly staff. (Discount - 10% off food & drinks)
The Garden Cafe
The Garden Café is just a few hundred yards from the Swan Fountain (Town Walk and Ghost Walk meeting place) and a popular spot for locals, visitors and actors. The café has a beautiful secret garden at the back, with local wildlife birds and an abundance of flowers and plants. The Garden Café is well-known for its 'Bouche Bakehouse' artisan bakery, with fresh hand crafted cakes, pasties and savouries.
(Discount 15% off food & drink)
Thespians Indian & Bangladeshi Restaurant
Popular family run restaurant, specialising in Indian, Bangladeshi, Balti and Tandoori dishes. Comfortable, cosy surroundings and friendly staff. (Discount - 10% off bill)
Bensons House of Tea
Superby range of quality teas and coffees all beautifully packaged and presented, and a range of gifts and souvenirs. Perfect for friends, family or yourself! (Discount - 10% off purchases)
Nutcracker Christmas Shop
Step into Christmas at The Nutcracker Christmas Shop, a magical place where you will find beautiful, stylish Christmas and winter-themed gifts for your loved ones and for yourself! (Discount - 10% off purchases)
Nuts in ya Mouth - NIYM
The first NIYM Roastery offering a range of amazingly tasty, healthy, naturally-flavoured nuts of the highest quality. Discover the ever-expanding range of naturally flavoured nuts and Try before you Buy! Look out for the gluten free, organic, Raw Granola Crunch - free from all processed sweeteners and 'utterly delicious'. (Discount - 10% off purchases [excluding ice-cream])
Teddy Bear Shop and Pewter Room
Teddy Bear and Russian Doll specialist store stocking a fantastic array of teddy bears from well known manufacturers including Gund, Steiff, Charlie Bears, Teddy Hermann Original Merrythought and various bear artists. All ages and prices are catered for including collectors from all over the world. In addition, don't miss a stunning range of Pewter items, unusual gifts, jewellery and much more. (Discount - 10% off all purchases, excluding Steiff products)
Roly's Fudge Pantry
Visit Roly's Fudge Pantry to see the creamy, crumbly fudge freshly made, every day. A wide variety of flavours to buy.
(Discount - Spend £3 or more on loose fudge and get an extra 10% free)
Creators of fine jewellery. Gemstones, birthstones, pearls and precious stones gathered from many remote locations around the world. Shipton's stones are known for their brilliant, vivid colours, creating a play of light that seems to go deeper than the stone. Diamonds in beautful, unique settings are also hand-picked for colour, clarity, carat and cut. (Discount 10% off purchases [excluding other offers & vouchers])
ShoeMed - Comfort & Specialist Footwear
The UK's number 1 shoe shop in the heart of Stratford upon Avon, offering a first-class, personal, professional service. ShoeMed provides footwear that is comfortable and durable with the best possible support for your feet, and looking as good as it feels. So if you have any foot pain or problems, such as bunions, hammer toes, arthritis, wide-feet or swollen feet - ShoeMed can help.
(Discount FREE pair of travel/compression socks with purchase of shoes)