Settled by the Romans, Derby underwent a massive expansion during the Industrial Revolution, becoming a key city in the UK’s thriving economy. It’s still an important industrial base and a vibrant city, with an impressive restaurant scene, sporting history and historical buildings. We have six Premier Inn hotels in Derby, each one keeping you perfectly placed to explore the city. Plus, with The Peak District on our doorstep, not to mention entertainment colossus Alton Towers, you’re never far from your next adventure!
Things to do in Derby
Spread over a million square feet, intu Derby is a sprawling retail heaven boasting over 200 stores, as well dozens of bars, restaurants, coffee shops and a 12-screen cinema and indoor golf arena.
Premier Inn video guide to Derby
Places to eat
From riverside terraces to a divine burger shack and from Himalayan spices to British twists on global classics, eating out in Derby is a real treat. We’ve rounded up our favourite cafés, bistros and restaurants in Derby for you to check out.