As the temperature drops, our excitement levels are heating up at Roomzzz Aparthotels! With the dawn of a new season, we can’t help but get giddy about all the thrilling sporting events and venues that will set our cities ablaze with action, camaraderie, and fierce competition. If you’re a sports enthusiast or just looking for a reason to embrace the chilly season, you’re in for a treat.
Our Aparthotels, strategically nestled in the heart of some of the most vibrant and dynamic cities across the UK, offer you the perfect home base to dive headfirst into Winter 2023’s sports extravaganza. Whether you’re a fan of football, rugby, ice hockey, or something more niche, we’ve got you covered.
Nestled amidst the stunning Scottish landscape, Edinburgh is a city that boasts a rich tapestry of sporting heritage and events. A city with a diverse sporting culture that caters to a wide range of interests from golf, rugby, football and much more! Treat yourself to a leisurely links round of golf with your friends or head to watch the pros in action. Murrayfield is the largest stadium in Scotland and you can visit the national stadium for a tour or even a Rugby match this winter for some high quality sport. Edinburgh is also home to two of Scotland’s top flight football teams, whether you decide to head to Hearts of Midlothian or Hibernian you can be certain there will be a lively atmosphere and great entertainment.
Newcastle is a city with a thriving sports scene and the Geordie’s really know how to generate an atmosphere. Football is a cherished pastime in the Toon, with the city being home to one of England’s most iconic clubs, Newcastle United. Matches at St. James’ Park are always major events, even more so with the return of European football. Newcastle is also home to other great sporting action, from top level rugby union to horse racing. During the winter, Newcastle has a popular racecourse that is home to a number of day and evening meetings throughout the season.
Sport plays a significant role in the local culture of the city of York. Despite not having a professional team in every major sport, this does not diminish the quality or the passion of the atmospheres at these events. With their state of the art sports arena at the LNER Stadium you could take in some winter football.
In Leeds, Winter 2023 is set to host a range of thrilling sporting events that capture the city’s vibrant athletic spirit. The city’s football club – Leeds United – is known to be a stadium worth visiting and taking in the fans’ passion. A short journey from the city centre is Leeds Golf Centre, a golf course that is open all year round and has great facilities with a driving range equipped with Toptracer, footgolf and a lovely clubhouse with a restaurant within.
Manchester is widely regarded as the sporting capital of the UK and is famous for being the home to two of the biggest football teams on the planet and with the city divided in their favour, both stadiums are a guaranteed entertainment hub. Whether you take in a game or head for the stadium tour you will leave impressed. The city is also the base for Sale Sharks Rugby Union team, they have some of the brightest talent from across the globe and have fixtures this December against Stade Francais and Saracens for some high quality rugby. There is plenty more to choose from including ice hockey, swimming, cycling and basketball to name a few!
Chester may be one of our smaller cities however they are still passionate about their sport too. Chester FC is the town’s football club and with the non league scene becoming increasingly more popular, why not take in a fixture and watch the reformed former football league side in action. Or you could even take a trip across the border into Wales and watch the Hollywood owned Wrexham AFC, who have gone viral with their Netflix documentary!
Nottingham, with its rich sporting culture, will host a variety of exciting events during the winter season. Nottingham Forest and Notts County are the city’s football clubs that draw in passionate crowds. The atmosphere during these matches is electric, making them must-attend events for football fans. Catching an ice hockey match can be an exhilarating experience, and winter is the prime season for this fast-paced sport – head to Motorpoint Arena to see Nottingham Panthers in action. The Motorpoint Arena is also one of a number of venues hosting the England Netball December Series against South Africa!
London, being a bustling metropolis with a vibrant sports scene, is likely to host a range of exciting sporting events during Winter 2023. For the football fan you have endless options available to take in some high quality entertainment, head to the London Stadium to watch Premier League West Ham in the former Olympic Stadium! This Winter the Big Game 15 promises to be Harlequins’ biggest and most spectacular yet, with world class entertainment and fun for all the family at the iconic home of English rugby, Twickenham Stadium. The day will see a blockbuster double header with Harlequins Women taking on Champions, Gloucester Hartpury and Harlequins men facing Gloucester Rugby.
With so much iconic sporting action, in some of the most spectacular venues, the festive season is a wonderful time of year to get out and amongst it all. No matter where you are going, you can ensure to be entertained! Make your sporting experience special by ending the day with a home from home experience, with us at Roomzzz Aparthotels – Book Now to not miss out https://bit.ly/3Ltyeth.