Outdoor activities

Retreat to the peaceful Staffordshire countryside for your staycation. Find inspiration on things to do outdoors in Burton in our guide, including visiting the breath-taking Peak District.

Plan your outdoor activity in Burton

Peak District National Park

Witness spectacular views of the countryside and climb to new heights at the Peak District National Park.

Spanning across over 550 square miles, the Peak District offers you panoramic scenery and sounds of the mountains and parkland.

Spend a day walking on the picturesque trails and if you’re feeling even more adventurous, you can take part in rock climbing, horse riding, water sports, caving, and cycling.

How far is the Peak District from Mercure Burton upon Trent Newton Park?

You can reach the Peak District in under 45 minutes from our hotel.

Do I need to book tickets or activities in advance?

There’s a host of activities available that you can book in advance online.

Stay at out hotel near the Peak District National Park

Set within 8 acres of landscaped gardens, our Grade II listed manor hotel offers you a peaceful retreat for your staycation.

Wake up to views of our grounds from our garden view hotel rooms, or choose one of our luxurious superior or privilege rooms which come with cosy robes, slippers and a Nespresso machine.

If you’re bringing your kids, our family-friendly rooms have space for up to 3 guests and you can request extra beds and cots for free.

Dine on something delicious in our restaurant, offering a range of breakfast, lunch and dinner dishes, or why not indulge in room service?

Hotel guests can use our car park for free, and don’t forget to take a stroll through our beautiful gardens.

  • Classic Garden View Room at Mercure Burton Upon Trent Newton Park Hotel