Bed and breakfast near Alton Towers


The perfect Alton Towers bed and breakfast

Ye Olde Dun Cow is a Staffordshire bed and breakfast that is ideally located for trips to Alton Towers. Our b&b can be found in Colton, a stunning village set within the breathtaking Staffordshire countryside. We are only 30 minutes away from Alton Towers, the largest theme park in the UK.

Although we are a bed and breakfast, we offer so much more than that. Our restaurant serves delicious hearty food, we have a relaxing beer garden and convey a friendly, welcoming atmosphere. We welcome families and groups and look forward to making your trip to Alton Towers even more memorable!

We have family rooms which are spacious and airy, with all of the amenities you need for a relaxing stay. Our rooms include two large, en suite double rooms, a smaller double room and a twin-bedded room which share a bathroom. There are televisions in all of our rooms.

Our rooms at the Dun Cow have recently been refurbished to ensure you have the perfect stay.


About Alton Towers

Alton Towers offers an unforgettable day out for all the family, it features some of the biggest rides and thrills available at a UK theme park! Located in Staffordshire, near the village of Alton, it incorporates a theme park, water park, spa, mini-golf and a hotel complex. The park is usually open from March to November but themed events happen throughout the year. Themed events include fireworks, Scarefest at Halloween, New Years Eve celebrations and a variety of festive breaks.

Rides at Alton Towers

For the thrill seekers, Alton Towers boasts some of the best rides around, including Nemesis, Oblivion, Th13teen, Galactica, The Smiler and Wickerman! For families with younger children and those who prefer a slower pace, Alton Towers also offers a selection of family rides and attractions.


Visit the nations favourite theme park!


Our Rooms

ROOM 1

1 person
£60.00
2 persons
£80.00
3 persons
£110.00

ROOM 2

1 person
£60.00
2 persons
£80.00
3 persons
£110.00
4 persons
£130.00

ROOM 3*

1 person
£50.00
2 persons
£65.00

Rooms 3&4 joint booking
4 persons £115.00
5 persons £135.00

ROOM 4*

1 person
£50.00
2 persons
£65.00
3 persons
£85.00 (sofa bed)

Rooms 3&4 joint booking
4 persons £115.00
5 persons £135.00


*Shared Bathroom
All rates include a full english breakfast
Note we take a £10 per person non refundable deposit on booking
We require 48 hours notice should you wish to cancel a room booking, and 5 days notice if you book 2 rooms or more.
If reservations are not cancelled within these times the full room rate will be charged.

Please email yeoldeduncow@gmail.com or phone 01889 584026 during our opening hours to make your reservation.


Ye Olde Dun Cow is a very popular spot for thrill seekers as our Bed and Breakfast is a short scenic drive away from Alton Towers.
We are approximately 30 minutes away from the resort in the picturesque village of Colton.