The following hotels are reasonably close to the venue. Go to the links page to find the websites.
Ibis Hotel - a popular choice so far. Reasonably priced, just off the motorway, about 1.5 miles from the venue.
The Marriott - more expensive, with a pool and leisure club.
Holiday Inn - in the city centre, right by the bus station, a 10 - 15 minute walk from the railway station
Barton Grange - a bit further away and quite pricey, but a nice place a bit more out of the way.