Downton Abbey, Royal Windsor & Oxford - Dbb
We are delighted to offer you the chance to visit TV's Downton Abbey with Entrance to the Castle and Gardens Included, see this stunning house that captured the imagination of the writers of this now World Famous TV show. In real life Downton is Highclere Castle, one of England's most beautiful Victorian Castles. It has been home to the Carnarvon Family since 1679 and sits amid 1000 acres of spectacular parkland. In 1922 the 5th Earl of Carnarvon, and his colleague Howard Carter famously discovered the Tomb of the Egyptian Boy Pharaoh, Tutankhamun, today, the 8th Earl and Countess have opened an Egyptian Exhibition throughout the cellars to celebrate the 5th Earl's achievement. Our break also includes visits to Royal Windsor and the City of dreaming spires - Oxford
* 2 Nights - Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
* Entrance to Highclere Castle - to include, House, Gardens & Egyptian Exhibition
* Spend free time in Oxford & Windsor
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
To Oxford today with free time to explore this delighful city - The City of Dreaming Spires. Explore the historic streets and see the amazing architecture in this University City on the banks of the Thames before heading to hotel.
Off to splendid Windsor today for free time to enjoy the many delights of this spectacular royal town. Browse the shops, enjoy lunch in one of the tearooms or pubs, take a walk or sail along the river or why not take a tour of the magnificent castle. There is plenty to keep you occupied.
It's the highlight of our weekend today as we head to stunning Highclere Castle for our morning visit. We have included entrance to the spectacular House - which you will of course recognsie as Downton Abbey, you will also get the opportunity to wander the stunning gardens and explore the fascinating Egyptian Exhibition. We return to the North West for approximately 7pm, giving you time to purchase lunch at Highclere's lovely tea rooms
Double Tree by Hilton Newbury North * * * *
Relax in the countryside just off the M4 motorway in an ideal setting for our weekend break. 'The Space' fuses restaurant, bar, and lounge to create a relaxing environment serving a variety of health foods, British classics, and snacks. The hotel features sauna and steam rooms and a heated indoor pool and bedrooms all offer TV, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryer, iron and AC. No lift, rooms are on Ground or 1st Floor.Back to top