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Stafford (South) services

Stafford (South)
Roadchef
Facilities | Rating | ReviewsStafford (South) services
Road:M6 southbound between J14 and J15

MAP AND DIRECTIONS
Address:Road Chef Stafford Ltd
Motorway Service Area
M6 Southbound
Stafford Motorway Service Area
Stone<
Staffordshire
ST15 0XE
Telephone number:01785 826300
Signposted from the road?As McDonalds and Costa
Opened:1999
Previous operators:Blue Boar
Grid reference:SJ892306
Services type:Single site located between junctions on one side of the motorway.
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Roadchef's counterpart to the popular Stafford (North) services, this one comes complete with its own lake and fountain, with another series of facilities provided around an atrium.

Facilities

Catering: Costa, McDonald's, Restbite, Costa Express, Krispy Kreme Shops: Fone Bitz, Leaf Gifts, WHSmith Main Amenities: Ecotricity electric vehicle charging point, Game On, Jackpot £500, Meeting Room, Picnic Area, Showers, UK TruckClean TruckWashwebsite Motel: Days Innbook Forecourt: Esso, Spar, Starbucks on the Go, AdBlue Containers

Parking Prices

First two hours free for all vehicles, after which cars must pay £12 and HGVs, caravans and coaches £20, or £22 to include a £10 food voucher.

Prices are paid using PayByPhone - more details or in the shop or restaurant. The location code is 5264.

The fees are strictly enforced by CP Plus.

Trivia

The lake at the front.

It used to have an SOS Fashion outlet here but that has since closed.

The forecourt here is operated by Euro Garages and a Subway is due to open here soon.

Planning

The services were designed by Blue Boar but built by Roadchef, as the company were sold whilst the services were under construction. In planning it was known as North Pirehill Farm.

Granada originally proposed a southbound service area opposite the northbound one (Wolton Heath Farm), but for some reason it didn't go ahead. To really confuse matters, according to Stafford Borough Council the services are called "Granada Service Station Southbound", and the postcode supplied by Roadchef is wrong and actually points to the northbound services. Very odd!

The services are deliberately set back from the road by 67 metres to allow for future widening of the M6.

Survey Results

Use with care. Outdated surveys have been included for interest only.


In 2015, May 2012 and August 2011, Visit England rated the services as 3 stars.

In 2006, the services were given a 4/5 by Holiday Which?

Alternatives

Previous:Next:
Hilton Park (18 miles)
Norton Canes (M6 Toll, 20 miles)
Services on the M6 Stafford (North) (M6 northbound, 1 mile)
Keele (11 miles)
Norton Canes (M6 Toll, 20 miles)Roadchef services Sandbach (22 miles)

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