There is a multitude of things to do in Rugby and the surrounding area.  Here are some of our suggestions:

Rugby Golf Club

Rugby Golf Club

Established in 1891, Rugby Golf Club is a fantastic course with a clubhouse atmosphere second to none. The interesting parkland course is full of natural features, providing a superb day’s golfing which is both picturesque and challenging .  Check out our Special Offer Golfing Break Package.

Rugby School adjacent to The Rugby Hotel

Rugby School

Steeped in fascinating history and positively crammed with old world charm, a tour of Rugby School and its museum is not to be missed. Top of many visitors’ ‘must–see’ venues in the UK, the impressive school buildings and hallowed rugby ground, where the sport was invented, never fail to impress. Check out our Special Weekend Break Package.

Canal Boat in Rugby

Canal Boat Hire

Navigate the  North Oxford Canal, under the stone built bridges and through breath taking countryside. It’s a relaxing navigation with not too many locks and plenty of local pubs and villages.  There are a number of boat hire companies in the area who will rent out narrow boats for the day.

Clay Pigeon Shooting

Clay Pigeon Shooting

A short 10 minute drive takes you into the beautiful Warwickshire countryside where you can try your hand at the exciting sport of clay pigeon shooting.

Rugby Museum


Rugby town has three museums, which is not surprising considering the rich history of the town.  Rugby Museum and Art Gallery, The Webb Ellis Rugby Football Museum and Rugby School Museum are all less than a five minute walk from The Rugby Hotel.