Things to do near Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire

Explore our surroundings

Lea Marston Hotel is perfectly positioned for exploring our incredible surroundings and visiting some of the UK's best known tourist attractions. Whether you're catching a show at the Resorts World Arena, planning a family day out at Drayton Manor Theme Park or fancy a day of shopping in central Birmingham, there's plenty for you to see and do within easy reach of our hotel.

Lea Marston Shooting Club

A family-run business established in 1967, only a short walk from Lea Marston Hotel. Everyone wishing to enjoy this great sport is welcome, from beginner to expert. Delve into the Sporting, Skeet, DTL & ABT layout or enjoy lessons offered for all abilities. Other activities are provided such as Quad Trekking, Archery & Airgun Shooting.

The Bear Grylls Adventure

Escape the ordinary at The Bear Grylls Adventure, located at Birmingham's NEC, just 7 miles away from our Hotel. The Bear Grylls Adventure brings together eleven epic experiences, all of which offer their own challenges, from the indoor Climbing walls to the Axe Throwing range, iFLY wind tunnel to the Shark Dive. Adventure is for everyone, and each activity offers opportunities to try something new.

Cadbury World

A destination that any self-confessed chocoholic needs to experience. Discover how your favourite confectionary is made, grow your own cocoa beans, learn the fascinating history of Cadbury's chocolate and of course enjoy the delicious free samples as you explore! Cadbury World is an ideal for a day out with the family with so much to see and do with fabulous activities throughout.

Winterbourne House and Garden

Only minutes from Birmingham city centre, Winterbourne is a hidden gem. Wander along the woodland walk, stroll through the hazelnut tunnel, cross the 1930’s Japanese Bridge or simply soak up the tranquillity of this perfectly English Edwardian home.

Twycross Zoo

Home to more than 1,000 animals from across the world, Twycross Zoo is a fantastic day out for the whole family with plenty of animals and fun activities to keep everyone entertained.

Tamworth Castle

Discover over 900 years of history at Tamworth Castle as you explore historic hallways and learn about the people who have called the castle home over the last nine centuries.

National SEA LIFE Centre Birmingham

Prepare to be transported underwater as you explore more than 60 fascinating displays housing over 2,000 creatures, as well as a breathtaking 360° ocean tunnel that guarantees a truly immersive experience.

Drayton Manor

If you're looking for guaranteed fun for the whole family, then look no further than Drayton Manor which offers adrenaline-inducing rides, exciting attractions, and a zoo full of animals from around the world.

Warwick Castle

Prepare to be amazed by more than 1,000 years of captivating history as you learn about Warwick Castle's great battles, magical myths, and historic tales in an experience that will captivate the imagination of the whole family.

Bullring & Grand Central Birmingham

With more than 100 shops to explore including Selfridges, John Lewis, and Next, is one of the UK's best-known shopping destinations and is the perfect place to treat yourself or purchase a little something for someone special.

Resorts World Birmingham

Considered the home of outlet shopping in the West Midlands, Resorts World Birmingham boasts more than 50 outlet stores, stylish bars and restaurants, state-of-the-art IMAX Cineworld Cinema, and world-class Genting International Casino.

Jaguar Experience

Visit the home of Jaguar in the West Midlands. What does it take to bring some of the world’s most technologically advanced cars to life? Find out as an expert guide takes you on an exclusive tour of the iconic Castle Bromwich factory where you’ll witness first- hand the entire manufacturing process, from sheet metal to finished vehicle.

Or why not get behind the wheel yourself and experience the exhilaration of our high-performance vehicles pushed to the absolute limit and be astonished by the precision handling and braking capability of a Jaguar.