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

Saracen's Head, Towcester

The Saracen’s Head is still open during the road closure on Watling Street, so come in and join us for a delicious meal

Located in the old Roman town of Towcester, the Saracen’s Head hotel has long been a centrepiece of Towcester life. 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 bar and restaurant offer a charming environment to enjoy English classics such as Bangers 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.


The Saracens Head Hotel has everything you need to celebrate any occasion, including your traditional wedding day. With ceremony and reception facilities available, book your wedding or special occasion with us!

Book up to 50 guests from just £999! (Price includes 3 course dinner, glass of wine with the meal & to celebrate the occasion a glass of bubbly). For more information please contact the events office, 01327 357782 or


View our Lace wedding package, £999


View our Ivory wedding package, £1,999


View our Ruby wedding package, £2,500


View our Diamond wedding package, £3,500


Business Meetings

With close commuting links to the A5, M1 and Milton Keynes train station, The Saracens Head Hotel is in a great spot to host your next business meeting. With conference facilities available from 10-120 delegates let us take care of your business needs.

For more information please contact the events office, 01327 357782 or


Food served 7am–10pm Mon-Fri, 8am–10pm Sat-Sun

Last check in is 11pm


For event bookings please contact the events office, 01327 357782 or


Double x 15

Single x 3

Superior x 3



Towcester Racecourse – 1.3 miles

Whittlebury Park golf club – 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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Start your day with our delicious traditional breakfast cooked to order and available free with all hotel stays. Comes with freshly made tea and coffee.

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