Family-friendly Peterborough hotel near East of England Showground with free parking and breakfast included. Holiday Inn Express® Peterborough hotel has convenient transport links; it’s a 10-minute drive to Peterborough Station for trains to Cambridge and London, and we’re close to the A1 if you’ve got the car. Buses from outside the hotel take you into the city centre within half an hour, or you can hop aboard a steam or diesel train on Nene Valley Railway for a fun family day out. Fancy a round of golf? Channel your inner Tiger Woods at Thorpe Wood Golf Course. Enjoy a cultural trip to the impressive Peterborough Cathedral or 16th century Burghley House and Gardens. It’s an easy walk to Lynchwood and Minerva business parks and events and exhibitions at East of England Showground & Arena are a stone’s throw away. Our rooms feature a fresh design, free Wi-Fi for streaming your favourite shows and comfy beds for catching up on sleep. Grab a coffee from the bar or treat yourself to a premium gin and tonic. Hot food and snacks are available round the clock, whether you fancy an afternoon pick-me-up or a late night pizza. In the morning, grab a bacon bap and tea at the inclusive breakfast.