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With its ideal position in the heart of historic Dunstable, 30 miles from the capital, the Old Palace Lodge is a quaint 68 room, 4 star hotel that exudes British warmth and hospitality.
The city of Dunstable itself is steeped in history thanks to its prime location close to the lovely Chiltern Hills. From here, you can have the chance to explore Bedfordshire which offers a number of shops, bars and restaurants. In addition to this, Dunstable offers several diverse areas to shop and to eat offering a wealth of international and English cuisine that will suit even the most discerning of palates. When it comes to things to do in the local area, visitors can take the opportunity to go to the Grove Theatre as well as the Priory Church. This is where King Henry VIII officially annulled his divorce from Catherine of Aragon. Meanwhile, if you are looking to go wild in the shopping aisles, this is all made possible thanks to the Quadrant Shopping Centre which is located in the centre of the town. Close to High Street North, you will find an additional shopping precinct which is called Eleanor's Cross, while Luton can be easily accessed from this particular venue. Here you will have the opportunity to explore Waulud's Bank henge not to mention the Luton Museum & Art Gallery. For the more adventurous, Dunstable Downs is a popular site where you can participate in all sorts of extreme sports including Paragliding and hang gliding. You are also within touching distance of the famous Whipsnade Zoo which provides a great day out for young and old kids alike. Check out the countless animals on display as they get up close and personal with your vehicle. On the other hand, if you are after a bit of sporting fun then why not indulge your passion for the beautiful game at Kenilworth Road. Home of Luton Town Football Club, you can enjoy a host of home matches that will literally keep you on the edge of your seat.
The Old Palace Lodge site has stood for hundreds of years and has a friendly atmosphere from the moment you step through the door. The rooms are bright and offer private en suite bathroom facilities with complimentary toiletries, televisions with a choice of satellite channels as well as tea and coffee making facilities. Meanwhile, The Henry Restaurant has an extensive menu that features several à la carte and banquet options with a great wine selection available. You can even work up a sweat in the local gym which visitors can use. There is free wireless internet access which can be found throughout the hotel with no additional charge. Parking is also free on site with no bookings necessary.
Transport links are copious and you are very close to the M1 motorway with direct access to the capital. It is also the ideal choice for travellers to stay as Luton Airport is only 15 minutes’ drive away from the hotel.