Saracens Head, Towcester, 219 Watling Street, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 6BX
Room Reservations: 0845 6086040 Restaurant & Events: 01327 350414

Saracen's Head, Towcester

Located in the old Roman town of Towcester, the Saracen’s Head hotel has long been a centrepiece of Towcester life.  Recently refurbished the hotel dates back over 400 years and even features in Charles Dickens’ first novel – The Pickwick Papers.  With 21 en-suite bedrooms, the Saracen’s Head features traditional characteristics alongside modern-day comforts where guests can expect excellent standards of comfort and service.

The recently refurbished bar and restaurant offer a charming environment to enjoy English classics such as Banger and mash or Fish and Chips from our menu.  Perfectly accompanied with a glass of wine, a cask ale or a premium beer such as Greene King IPA or San Miguel.

With wedding license and reception facilities for 120 people, book your traditional English wedding with us and let us take care of your special day.  The Saracens Head also hosts Meeting room facilities with free Wi-Fi and with nearby attractions such as Towcester Racecourse and Silverstone, home of the British Grand Prix, so why not book your next business trip with us


Food served 11am – 10pm every day

Last check in is Midnight



Sunday 28th February - Wedding Showcase

Saturday 19th March – Murder at Fawlty Towers

Sunday 3rd April - Wedding Fayre

Friday 22nd April – Ladies Night

Sunday 1st May - Wedding Fayre

Sunday 18th September - Wedding Fayre



Double x 15

Single x 3

Superior x 3



Towcester Racecourse – 1.3 miles

Whittlebury Park golf club – 4.6 miles

Whittlebury Hotel and Spa – 4.6 miles

Silverstone Circuit – 5.4 miles

Gulliver’s Land theme park – 14.4 miles

SnowZone – 13.3 miles

Nene Whitewater Centre – 10.8 miles

Northampton Saints Rugby – 8.8 miles

Northampton – 10 miles

Milton Keynes – 13 miles

Luton Airport 43 miles

Northampton Train station - 9.8 miles


Postcode: NN12 6BX

On leaving the A43, follow the A5 into Towcester and turn right at the traffic lights – the hotel’s car park is on your left.


Free parking is available


Wedding License Wedding Facilities Shopping Nearby Refurbished On-site Parking Horse Racing Good for walking Golf Course Nearby Free WiFi AA Rating

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Customer Testimonials

"The food was very good"

"The environment was warm and friendly, excellent beer at very competitive price."

"Warm welcoming environment with good food"

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