Ashby de la Zouch
Ashby de la Zouch is a lovely market town complete with castle ruins and some fine buildings. Many visitors come here simply because they are intrigued the town's name!
Just 2 minutes walk to Market Street in the centre of Ashby De La Zouch, the town offers many amenities, including a variety of places to eat on a night or shopping during the day.
Close to Castle Donington events and airport, Smithy Studio is very handy for Donington Park, Birmingham NEC and airport, Calke Abbey, Stoneywell, cycling and leisure facilities for The National Forest and Conkers, Twycross Zoo, Grace Dieu and Mount St. Bernard’s Monastery and National Arboretum.
We are close to the A42 linking to the M1, A50, M6 and M40 making Derby, Leicester, Loughborough, Nottingham and Birmingham, all within a short drive, making Smithy Studio B&B a mere 30 minutes drive to the start of the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage trail.