The Fownes Hotel is only a two minute walk from Worcester city centre, offering quality of service and comfort. Formally a Victorian glove factory, the hotel is situated by Birminghams canal. Nearby there are various places of interest, including Cheltenham Race Course, Civil War Commandery, Worcester Race Course, Worcester Cathedral, and Worcester Cricket ground. The daily fixed price menus follow a seasonal theme using local produce. There is a conference venue that is available for confidential business meetings, private parties or exclusive entertaining. They can cater for business meetings for up to 50 delegates or functions for up to 110 people.