With its old-brick exterior and its prominent location on Main Street in the leafy rural village of Kirby Muxloe, The Castle Hotel is a 17th Century former farmhouse. Just 4.5 miles from the centre of Leicester and its surrounding towns, it is an ideal Midlands hotel location if you are simply wanting to explore the picturesque Leicestershire countryside.
The 15th Century Kirby Muxloe Castle is on the doorstep, forming an attractive backdrop to the hotel and ideal for a stroll after dinner, while the village of Kirby Muxloe itself has lots of pretty Swiss-style houses and a 17th century church.
The National Space Centre and Mallory Park racing track are just short drives away and you can reach Alton Towers in just under an hour.
Breakfast served from: 07:00-09:00 Monday - Friday
Breakfast served from: 07:00-12:00 Saturday - Sunday
Dinner served until:
Free Car Parking
Kirby Muxloe Castle
Statue of Richard III
King Power Stadium
Highcross Shopping Centre
Upper Brown Street
The Castle Hotel is just half a mile from junction 21a on the M1. If you are coming from the south, simply come off here and follow the signs to Kirby Muxloe. When you reach the first roundabout in the village, take a left onto Main Street and you will find the hotel 100 metres down the road on the left.
NOTE: if you are travelling from the north, you need to come off at Junction 21 of the M1, take the right-hand loop and return northbound to Junction 21.
If you are using satnav, just type in this postcode: LE9 2AP.
Nearest Station - Leicester: 6 Miles
Nearest Airport - East Midlands: 14 Miles