Market Bosworth Attractions

What makes a great day out? For you, perhaps it's family fun and activities with the kids. Bosworth Water Park, The Battlefield Line Steam railway and the Country Park offer great family activities. Maybe you'd prefer to imbibe Market Bosworth's history and heritage on a walking tour of the town, or get out and about and explore the fresh air in the countryside following one of the many walks including the Leicestershire Round.

Bosworth in Bloom has won many Regional and National accolades over the last 33 years and the floral displays are especially stunning during late spring through to Autumn.

No matter what your preference or how you want to spend your day or your short break this season, you'll find plenty of things to do in and around Market Bosworth that perfectly suit your mood.


Bosworth Hall Hotel (Click for details)

Bosworth Hall Hotel is an impressive Grade II listed Elizabethan mansion set in pastoral landscaped gardens, within easy walking distance of Market Bosworth Village.

The Park
Market Bosworth
CV13 0LP

Tel:01455 293135

About Bosworth Hall Hotel

The former stately home, completed in 1680, is steeped in history. It  stands on a site with the Dixies owned for many generations.

Java lounge café bar
Afternoon tea's and light meals served daily

Courtyard Bar
Happy Hour , 12-2pm Monday  - Friday

Cromptons Restaurant
A delicious table d'hote menu offers the chance to dine in the delightful setting of the manor house. Pre booking advisable

Jenny's Carvery
Join us for a traditional Sunday Carvery lunch, served weekly 12 -2pm . 3 courses at £10.95

Our stunning function rooms, with beautiful original features and views of the gardens, are the perfect setting for a celebration with family and friends. 

For any further information on any of our facilities or packages, please contact the sales and events team using the details above.



Squirrel at Wellesborough (Click for details)

Squirrel At Wellsborough is a rural centre for art & craft experiences, Set in a converted stable block in the idyllic hamlet of Wellsborough, just 2.5 miles from Market Bosworth.

Squirrel At Wellsborough,

The Stables,

Bosworth Road,


CV13 6PA

Facebook: @squirrelatwellsborough

Instagram: Squirrel_at_Wellsborough

Tel: 01455 291 693


This family run venture is known for its warm welcome, eclectic mix of art, craft & rural experiences and great cake!

Expect arm knitting, oil painting, needle – felting, chocolate making and an abundance of seasonal craft experiences all delivered by local crafters!

Book a workshop or drop in to pick up a present from the range of locally made artisan gifts.

Visit our website or Facebook page for current event listings or get in touch to book your own private experience, Workshops can be booked for individuals and groups of up to 20!


Canal (Day) Boat for Hire (Click for details)



HARRY & SALLY' 43' cruiser stern DAYBOAT

Take a quiet cruise along the tranquil, rural, and lockless Ashby Canal. Perfect for special celebrations, birthdays, business away days and holiday treats.

Bosworth Marina
Carlton Road
Market Bosworth
Nr Nuneaton
Warks CV13 6PG

Link to Availability Calendar

Link to Facebook Page

Tel: 01455 291111

Available Spring-Autumn for full days (9.30 am – 5 pm) or half days (9.30 am – 1 pm or 1.30 pm – 5 pm Monday to Fridays and excluding Bank Holidays).

Capacity 2-12 people self steering or up to 11 people plus our friendly helpful skipper

  • Large covered front deck with table, roll up canopies and cruiser deck at rear
  • Heating and sound system throughout
  • Well equipped galley with fridge, sink, kettle, microwave
  • Toilet and washing facilities
  • Disabled access to deck
  • Shop, coffee and snacks available at marina
  • Taster trips and gift vouchers available.


National Forest Ebike holidays (Click for info)


Self-guided electric bike holidays around Market Bosworth and the National Forest


Tel: 01530 417482 / 07970 907976 

Our easy self-guided electric bike cycling holidays are perfect for gentle adventurers, looking for a relaxing and fun holiday. Undiscovered by mass tourism, the peaceful countryside is packed with things to explore. 

Every cycling holiday includes hire of top quality electric bikes, equipped with Sat-Nav, lovely accommodation, daily luggage transfer between hotels, a detailed route to follow at your own pace and local support, should you need a helping hand. Local experts, we're always happy to share our favourite secret places with guests.

Cycling holidays range from 2 to 6 nights, with routes to suit all interests. Enjoy a steam train ride through the lovely English countryside. Learn about the death of King Richard III and the dramatic discovery of his remains. You can even combine your holiday with a barge trip or learn a new rural craft or skill. 

Contact us on above for more information and availability.



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Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre

Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre tells the dramatic story of the Battle of Bosworth on Monday 22nd August 1485, which marked a major turning point in English history.

Discover more about the Battle of 1485 where Richard III fought for his crown and lost his life, and Henry Tudor became King!

With interactive, hands-on displays and a range of activities, including guided walks, you can find out about medieval warfare, how the battle unfolded and the impact of the new and powerful Tudor dynasty.

Find out how archaeologists discovered the true location of the Battle and see some of the unique objects that were unearthed.

Visit our website