From Alton Towers:
We are close to Alton Towers (one mile) in the village of Alton, Staffordshire. When you exit the theme park turn left (south) onto the main road. Travel down hill for approximately half a mile. Turn first right into Station Road. Follow the road round to the left into Horse Road. Drive to the top of Horse Road and turn sharp left into Malthouse Road. The Malthouse Bed and Breakfast is the first building on the left. Our car park is at the rear of the house.
Malt Tip - If you travel further than one mile and don't find us you have gone the wrong way!
TAKE CARE! All the roads are narrow country roads.
From Uttoxeter, Denstone & Cheadle:
Come in to Alton via the B5032. Look out for The Blacksmiths Arms Pub, opposite the pub turn into Uttoxeter Road following the signs for Alton Towers. Take care and drive slowly as there are plenty of hills, twists and turns! As you start to drop down into the village you will pass the village hall, follow the road round to the left on to Lime Kiln Lane. As the road starts to level out take the second turning on your left in to Knight Lane. At the junction opposite The Royal Oak Pub turn right into Malthouse Road. The Malthouse Bed and Breakfast is the first building on the left. Our car park is at the rear of the house.
The Malthouse is located in the beautiful village of Alton in Staffordshire. Many visitors travel to Alton by car, then use their vehicle to get around while they are here. However, you can travel to Alton by bus or taxi. If you plan to visit Alton Towers during your stay with us and you don't have a car, a local bus service operates from the village. Some visitors choose to walk the one mile to Alton Towers.
(M1) junction 23a/24 Uttoxeter (A50)
(M1) junction 24 Uttoxeter (A50)
The nearest mainline railway stations are at Stoke-on-Trent (15 miles), Derby (23 miles) and Stafford (23 miles). There is an unmanned railway station at Uttoxeter (9 miles).
The nearest coach station is at Hanley in Stoke-on-Trent (15 miles).
East Midlands Airport - 35 miles
Manchester Airport - 51 miles
Birmingham International Airport - 57 miles
Liverpool John Lennon Airport - 67 miles
|(Distance from Alton)|
|CHEADLE||5 miles. A small market town.
Market days - Tuesday, Friday and Saturday.
|UTTOXETER||9 miles. A small market town.
Market days - Wednesday and Saturday.
SWIMMING BATHS / LEISURE
CENTRES at Cheadle and Uttoxeter.
CINEMA & TEN-PIN BOWLING at Uttoxeter.
|Tourist information offices:||
Stoke-on-Trent 01782 236000
Leek 01538 483741