Hopwood Park services
One of Britain's two-storey service areas; Hopwood Park shows off with its upper levels, large windows and garden space.
Catering: Burger King, KFC, Starbucks, Subway, The Good Breakfast, f'real Milkshakes, Krispy Kreme, Rollover, Slush Puppie, Starbucks on the Go, The Good Bakery, Starbucks Drive Thru Shops: Little Waitrose & Partners, WHSmith Amenities: Changing Places, Showers, Welcome Break Gaming Outdoor Space: Nature reserve and grass space at back of car park; Children's Play Area; public footpath connections Charging Points: GRIDSERVE Electric Highway 50kW CCS, 50kW CHAdeMO & 22kW Type 2; Tesla Supercharger 120kW & 150kW CCS Forecourt: Welcome Break Fuel, The Good Bakery, Chicago Town Pizza, f'real Milkshakes, Rollover, Starbucks on the Go
First 2 hours free for all vehicles, after which cars must pay £15 for a further 24 hours and HGVs, caravans and coaches must pay £32 (or £34 to include a £12 meal voucher).
Prices can be paid in the shop, with instructions in each car park. They are strictly enforced by ParkingEye.
This information is provided to us by third parties. You should always check with staff on site.
Welcome Break Service Area
Junction 2 M42
Trivia and Design
See also: History:Hopwood Park
Hopwood Park became a poster child for modern service area design. While a few other service areas to open around this time had large windows, open dining areas, fountains and scenic walks, very few combined them all as well as Hopwood Park did. It's also one of the only service areas with two public storeys in its amenity building.
Over the following decade, the rate of motorway service area construction slowed down considerably. As a result, Hopwood Park stood out for a long time, although there are now a fair number of service areas with a similar 'windows and fountains' design.
There is a public footpath running through the service area, leading to Stonehouse Lane. Some drivers use this route as a dog walk.
A Ben & Jerry's kiosk was trialled here, opening on 13 July 2021, but was removed later in the year.
|Frankley (M5 north, 10 miles)|
Strensham (M5 south, 31 miles)
|Services on the M42||Tamworth (27 miles)|
Warwick (M40, 22 miles)
Corley (M6 east, 25 miles)
|Keele (M6 north, 54 miles)|
Telford (M54, 42 miles)
|Welcome Break services||Warwick (M40, 22 miles)|
Corley (M6 east, 25 miles)
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