A Royal Weekend
3 daysImmerse yourself in more than 1,100 years of jaw-dropping history at Warwick Castle. This wonderful medieval fortress, built by William the Conqueror during 1068 was developed from a wooden fort and is now a major tourist attraction. Behind Warwick Castle's mighty walls lies the real heart of the castle with the beautiful grand interiors, Marvel at the magnificent Great Hall, explore the lavish state rooms whilst experiencing the tranquillity inside the Earl's private chapel. Close-by Royal Leamington Spa is set on the winding River Leam, it's known for its Regency architecture and broad boulevards. The colonnaded Royal Pump Rooms, a 19th-century bathhouse, now houses the Leamington Spa Art Gallery and Museum. It includes a local history gallery and an original hammam, or cooling room.
PRICE FROM ? £259 per person
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Your ItineraryDay 1 -From your chosen joining point our feeder vehicle will take you to our designated interchange point where your weekend begins. After joining your holiday coach head northward with a comfort stop on the way. We expect to arrive at our hotel mid- afternoon for 2 nights with breakfast & dinner.
Day 2 - A full day excursion taking in the sights of Leamington Spa before your included visit to medieval Warwick Castle. Explore the fortress to discover the legends that continue to haunt its halls. From gruesome torture and royal imprisonment to exotic animals getting up to mischief, here are a few of the most colourful stories from inside Warwick Castle. Return to your hotel late afternoon.
Day 3 - Whilst in the area it's a must to visit Stratford Upon Avon, the birthplace of William Shakespeare, steeped in culture and history. Set in the beautiful rural Warwickshire countryside, on the banks of the river Avon, it is one of the most important tourist destinations in the UK. Free time for sightseeing before heading off to interchange this afternoon and onwards to your home towns early evening. Back to top
AccommodationChesford Grange Hotel - Kenilworth - 4 star
This friendly hotel combines the character of a historic manor house with bright, contemporary areas, surrounded by 17 acres of countryside, spacious rooms and suites, a spa and gym, as well as a restaurant, bar and outdoor terrace, Chesford Grange has everything you need for a fantastic stay. All rooms have TV & tea/coffee facilities. Back to top