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Sawley is located just outside Nottingham & sits nicely on the borders of 3 shires- Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire and Derbyshire. In Nottingham visit the galleries of Justice Museum and the City of Caves , or take a trip to the enchanting Sherwood Forest . Cruise west to Burton on Trent & take a tour around the national Brewery centre.See our other locations
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Address : Tamworth Road, Sawley, Nottinghamshire. NG10 3AE
By Road : Sawley Marina is situated on the B6540 just off the A50 and close to Junction 24/24A of the M1. Leave the M1 and join the A50 towards Stoke on Trent. Stay in the left hand lane and exit at first junction, sign-posted Castle Donington/Long Eaton B6540. Take the final exit at the roundabout signposted Sawley and Long Eaton. Sawley Marina is approximately 1 mile on the right hand side of the road. Do not take the main marina entrance but follow road around the perimeter of the marina and enter via the Canaltime entrance.
By Rail : There is a railway station in Long Eaton. From Birmingham take the Derby train & get a taxi to Long Eaton, from London get the Derby train & get off at Long Eaton, this is just a short taxi ride away.
By Air : East Midlands Airport is only 11 miles away & has flights from all over the world.
Burton on Trent and return from Sawley (3.00 days)
Langley Mill and return from Sawley (3.00 days)
Nottingham and return from Sawley (3.00 days)
Alrewas from Sawley (4.00 days)
Leicester from Sawley (4.00 to 7.00 days)
Tamworth and the Snowdome from Sawley (7.00 days)
Coventry and return from Sawley Marina (10.00 to 11.00 days)
Birmingham from Sawley Marina (10.00 to 11.00 days)
East Midlands or Leicester ring from Sawley (14.00 days)
Anderton and return from Sawley (14.00 days)
Stourbridge from Sawley Marina (14.00 days)
Accommodation : RAMAD A- Long Eaton- Tel 0844 8159030 NOVOTEL- Long Eaton- Tel 0115 9465111 HOLIDAY INN - Tel 0871 9429062 Please check www.hotelshopuk.com or www.laterooms.com for special rates.
Taxis : Premier Taxis 0115 9393 393
Groceries : The on site Chandlery has the basics, otherwise there is the Co-op nearby which you can walk to in 10 mins. The chandlery and stores at Sawley offers 4500 sq. ft. of boating, leisure and gift items. Here you can buy anything for your boat, clothing for sailing or walking, or just looking good, gifts for all the family, food and drink, books papers, a one stop shop open 7 days a week. Tel:- 0115 9725471.
Bike Hire : Cycle One Stop - Coventry 02476 550070 - Website http://www.cycleonestop.co.uk/ Waterloo Farm Leisure - Market Harborough 01858 434098 - Website http://www.waterloofarmleisure.co.uk