Alternative accommodation

As you may be aware, rooms at the Convention hotel (as well as memberships) have filled up uncommonly quickly. As such, availability is extremely limited. There is a waiting list for rooms in the Convention hotel, accessible via your Membership Information.

There are still camping plots available at the Convention hotel, if that is an option you are considering. We expect a fantastic festival atmosphere — tent decoration plans are already afoot by some members.

Woodland Grange Conference Centre

Woodland Grange, Old Milverton Lane, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire CV32 6RN

We're delighted to announce that Woodland Grange are now offering hotel rooms at a preferential rate to members of the 2016 Discworld convention. Woodland Grange is located 1.6 miles from Chesford Grange, and will be offering a morning and evening shuttle service to and from the hotel (times to be confirmed).

£80 single occupancy
£105 double occupancy
£105 twin room

All rooms include breakfast. However, due to Woodland Granges accommodation policies no pets are allowed and only children over 11 years of age may stay on site.

The accommodation is available from Thursday night to Tuesday morning.

Bookings MUST be made over the telephone, and confirmed with credit card details (no payment will be taken at this point). Payment will be taken on departure. Bookings can be cancelled, without penalty, up to 48 hours prior to arrival. After this point the room will be charged in full in the event of a non-arrival. Please quote 'DWCON' when booking to ensure the agreed rate.

Reservations Line: +44 (0) 845 862 3366
Hotel Reception: +44 (0)1926 336621

Hotels in the area

If a hotel room is an absolute must for you, there are a number of hotels in the nearby area that may well suit your needs. Please do telephone as most online booking systems will not book far enough in advance. The Convention hotel has ample free parking if you wish to drive in from a hotel that is further away, and there are local buses which drop passengers nearby.

Budget options

  • Ramada Inn — now SOLD OUT — +44 (0)1926 858331
  • Holiday Inn (Kenilworth) — +44 (0)1926 855957 — 1.8 miles
  • Travelodge  (Leamington Spa) — +44 (0)871 984 6239 — approx 3.5 miles
  • Premier Inn (Leamington Spa) — +44 (0)871 527 9380 — approx 3.5 miles

Other options

  • Stoneleigh Park — +44 (0)24 7669 0123 — 2.4 miles

The nearby area also has a number of small, but charming Bed and Breakfasts and Inns



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