Things to do in Telford


Telford is at the heart of Shropshire and at the heart of the Midlands, and this year the town is celebrating a very special birthday – it’s 50 years old.

This means that there are lots of things happening in Telford that you won’t want to miss. They are all detailed on the Telford 50 website ( but if you love top-notch comedians, or some of the UK’s best-loved pop stars…then Telford is just the place for you.

The Telford International Hotel is proud to be at the heart of it all – right next door to the Telford International Centre, the QEII Arena and just a few minutes away from all the shops, restaurants, bars and of course the wonderful Telford Town Park.  It’s in the perfect location for all of Telford’s birthday celebrations, and has the perfect rooms for families and couples at a great price.

So if you are coming to Telford, make sure you stay at the Telford International Hotel, for a comfortable stay with amazing customer service and right next to all of the action!

There are more great ideas below – so keep reading!

Fun days out with the family

For over 300 years, Telford and Shropshire have been at the heart of England’s spirit of innovation and achievement. The birthplace of the industrial revolution that changed the world.

Today’s Telford and Shropshire effortlessly combine the historic and the new, offering visitors the opportunity to experience the charms of traditional England.

With a great number of family-friendly attractions, events and activities, Telford and Shropshire are also the perfect location for a family holiday or weekend break with the kids. Start planning your holiday now, and book our family-friendly International Hotel Telford. Our large and stylish family rooms have all the space you need to spread out, relax and enjoy a family break.

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Activities with kids

We have a whole host of activities for the family on the doorstep – from rope walks and mini golf, to Wonderland and the glorious acres of Telford Town Park, there’s enough to keep everyone busy.

And with Ironbridge World Heritage site bringing history to life just a short drive away, you’ll struggle to fit everything in!   And did you know, that as a guest of International Hotel Telford you are entitled to free entry to  Jungleland* (*excludes special events and mini golf. Please check the websites for seasonal opening times) simply show your key card on arrival.  If you are looking to be a bit more active during your family break in Telford, then we have teamed up with Telford and Wrekin Council to enable our guests to receive special discounted rates at Telford Ice Rink, Telford Tennis Centre, Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre and Horsehay Village Golf, click here for further information.

“We stayed with our 3yr old for two nights and we couldn’t fault it, the staff were so friendly. Our room was lovely and clean and bed very comfortable. This hotel is in a great location of telford and a great price too.”

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