If you are looking for a weekend getaway somewhere fun but don’t want to break the bank, there are plenty of ways to keep the cost down, from finding good deals for hotels in the Nottingham area or grabbing a bargain meal or happy hour for drinks.
We’ve rounded up some of the best ways to get the most out of what the city has to offer on a budget.
Whatever type of cuisine you fancy, you can still eat at a nice restaurant without spending huge amounts of money. The Grill at Twenty Five offers a great selection of food at prices that won't break the bank - plus, you won't need to go far to enjoy our restaurant's meals!
Things to Do
Unless the sales are on and you're looking for a bargain, shopping is probably out of the question for those out exploring on a strict budget. Instead, why not visit Nottingham Contemporary, which is an arts centre that you can visit for free and see plenty of great exhibitions throughout the year. If you are an outdoorsy type then give Wollaton Hall and Park a visit. Great for all of the family, there is plenty to see and do such as visit the Natural History Museum, see the deer out in the deer park or take a tour around historic Wollaton Hall itself.
A trip to see Nottingham Castle has got to be on your agenda if you like your history, whereas wildlife enthusiasts are sure to enjoy a visit to the Attenborough Nature Centre. The Lace Market area of Nottingham is also fascinating and well worth a visit as you wander through the city.
Happy Hours and Drinks Deals
If you fancy a night out but do not want to pay the big bar bills, there are plenty of great options around Nottingham. The city has a huge student population, so there are always some great deals and happy hours available - the perfect end to a day spent exploring the city!
Now that you have all of the information you need about food, drink and things to do, all that is left to do is book your stay here at Best Western Nottingham Derby. For a budget weekend away, you will find it hard to beat Nottingham in terms of value for money and having a great time!