The Moat House

Address: Lower Penkridge Road, Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, ST170RJ, United Kingdom | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on Lower Penkridge Road, Acton Trussell, is near Cannock Chase, Stafford Castle, Ancient High House, and Izaak Walton Cottage.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Moat House Acton Trussell

    Reviewed by annettebuck

    Comfortable and friendly

    Reviewed Aug 21, 2015
    by (8 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Large hotel by the canal and with a lovely lake. The restaurant was very formal and not what we had expected. The food was very good however and the staff very kind. The room service was good and funny too as Steve still being in his Lycra hid in the bathroom when his 3rd evening meal arrived.

    Do I have to eat all of this, again?
    Knutsford, United Kingdom

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews The Moat House Acton Trussell

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Travel Blogs from Acton Trussell

    Day 5 Penkridge to Broughton

    A travel blog entry by annettebuck on Aug 21, 2015

    3 comments, 4 photos

    Before setting out on our trip I must admit I did not have any idea where these places are and after visiting one of them already I'm still just as vague. Thursday was a better day and the weather was fine with no rain to speak off. Having got to our hotel we found ourselves in the middle of a wedding party, which looked lovely, The bride and groom …

    We made it!

    A travel blog entry by ianinaboat on Sep 12, 2015

    ... pushing him in.

    The place we chose to meet up was a little awkward as there was nowhere near to park the car with the shopping in, but I managed to haul it all the way back to the boat.

    After quite a lot of traveling over the past couple of days, it seemed sensible to stick around in Hopwas for a while. So Carrie decided to have a nap while I watched a film. Then it was a dinner of cheese sandwiches and some muffins, which my Nan brought us.

    Running out of steam

    A travel blog entry by ianinaboat on Sep 11, 2015

    We had a destination of Hopwas to reach for lunch time on the 12th so the plan was to get as far as we could before mooring up for the night.

    I had hoped we would reach Armitage but it looked doubtful, the only reason we made it was due to not finding reasonable moorings. All we found was private moorings and permit ...

    When is a canal not a canal?

    A travel blog entry by ianinaboat on Sep 11, 2015

    2 photos

    ... meals which was good as the plan was to just keep going as late as we could and stop when we ran out of energy or light. But first we stopped at Shugborough Hall.

    We basically snuck in the back entrance, we passed by a closed booth that said we had to go to another reception to buy a ticket costing 15 each. We headed off towards where we had to pay but stopped off at the butterfly garden where Carrie spent ages trying to get a ...

    Yes, there is a place called Acton Trussell

    A travel blog entry by the-uglyheads on Jun 16, 2013

    2 photos

    Long day to make up some distance. Excitement of the day was the right turn on to the Staffordshire and Worcester Canal. Another day another canal! Also, crossed on, not one but two aquueducts. One over the Trent and another over the Sow. We see a lot of herons but one was bold as brass and didn't fly away on our approach. The bird was fishing the Tent from the aqueduct! Cool or what?
    Flat water meadows dominated but oh so peaceful. Every kind of bird you can imagine both on ...

    Traveler Photos The Moat House Acton Trussell

    Do I have to eat all of this, again?
    Knutsford, United Kingdom