Bd-Gems Of The English Shires
Oakham and Barnsdale Gardens
Boughton House - as seen in
4 nights with dinner, bed & breakfast
Home Link included
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
We depart and make our way toRockingham and our hotel for the next 4 nights with dinner, bed and breakfast.
Today we head for historic Stamfordwhere you can explore the town and later wevisit Barnsdale Gardens, familiar to many TVviewers as home of the late Geoff Hamilton, andGardeners World.
We leave for Foxton where weboard ‘Vagabond’, an elegant vintage motorlaunch, for a trip on the Grand Union Canal inthe peaceful countryside. This afternoon we visitBoughton House, which in 2012 hosted the castand crew of Oscar winning film ‘Les Miserables’and was featured in several scenes.
We drive to Burghley House wherewe have a guided tour of this house of realtreasures dating back to the time of QueenElizabeth I and the tour offers a great insightinto life in a stately home over the centuries.
After breakfast we depart for home.
The Rockingham Forest Hotel
The Rockingham Forest Hotel is pleasantly
situated just outside the pretty
Northamptonshire village of Rockingham,
just a short distance from ancient
All bedrooms are en suite, and have satellite
TV, telephone, hairdryer and tea/coffee
making facilities. The hotel does not have a
lift as all bedrooms are ground and first floor
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