Snettisham Park is a 329-acre working farm in Norfolk, which first opened to the public in 1986. Visitors can explore the variety of wildlife at the park, as well as feed and handle them. The farm grows wheat for animal feed, malting barley, sugar beet and grass. There is an onsite tearoom where guests can enjoy refreshments and homemade goods which looks across the fields of grazing cattle and sheep. The park also hosts special events, birthday parties and school visits.
Tunbridge Wells Retreat is a family-run hotel offering a selection of rooms with views of the venue's private garden wonderland or the famous Tunbridge Wells common. Rooms feature Egyptian cotton bedding, advanced power showers and flat screen LCD televisions. Guests can also enjoy a variety of dishes at the hotel's restaurant and sip on drinks at Dugout Sports Bar.
Indulge in a AA Rosette 7-course tasting menu at a Victorian country hotel within the North Wessex Down
What You Get
Included in all options: Stay for two in a deluxe double room with breakfast, AA Rosette 7-course tasting dinner on first night, tea and scones on arrival and a round of 18 holes golf arriving between 24 May-31 October 2016
Services included in dedicated options: 3-course a la carte dinner on second and third night
£159 for 1 night (39% off)
£315 for 2 nights with 3-course a la carte dinner on second night (36% off)
£475 for 3 nights with 3-course a la carte dinner on second and third night (34% off)
Pets are allowed on request, please check with hotel when booking
Set within the verdant North Wessex Down, the family-run Esseborne Manorcombines original Victorian features with all the home comforts. A 12-minute drive leads to Highclere Castle, the site of ITV’s Downton Abbey, while in the opposite direction lies the historic market town of Andover, where attractions include the Hawk Conservancy Trust and Museum.
Each of the bedrooms overlook the manor’s gardens, and feature double beds, en suite bathroom with in-bath showers, sofas, satellite TV with DVD player and telephones. Little extras, such as a trouser press, information on the local area, and home made biscuits, are also supplied to guests.
The seven-course tasting menu will be served in the AA Rosette-awarded Courtyard Restaurant, where the head chef and his team make use of fresh herbs from the hotel’s own herb garden, and local Hampshire and Berkshire produce.
Esseborne Manor has an average score of 4.5 out of 5 from a total of 467 reviews on Tripadvisor and boast a Certificate of Excellence. Details verified on 18/05/16. Learn more about Groupon’s Merchant Reviews Policy.
Groupon’s Guide To Hampshire
Naturally rich in waterways, wildlife, and rugged terrain, Hampshire offers historic attractions and a mix of outdoors activities such as horse riding, river rafting, and coarse fishing.
Travellers may head to Jane Austen’s House Museum revealing memorabilia and artefacts that once belong to the novelist, while a historical outing can commence with Winchester Cathedral, where her tomb lies. Straying off the beaten track, consider dipping into the ArtSway Gallery, where a rotating collection of local and international artworks are displayed in a special New Forest space. A taste of the high-life can be enjoyed at the Southampton Hall of Aviation where a vast collection of vintage aircrafts can be explored, along with the considerable sky-gliding heritage of the Hampshire coast.
Set in the vast and verdant Hertfordshire countryside and along the River Mimram, the four star Tewin Bury Farm Hotel invites nature lovers to enjoy relaxation just a five-minute drive from Welwyn Garden City.
Located in different areas of the farm, the individually designed bedrooms are equipped with flat-screen TVs, complimentary Wi-Fi, hospitality trays and en suite facilities.
The double AA Rosette-awarded Williams’ Bar & Restaurant serves up modern British food prepared using locally sourced ingredients, while a collection of Fair Trade accredited cocktails may also be savoured at the bar.
Tewin Bury Farm Hotel has a rating of 4.5 out of 5 on TripAdvisor from a total of 297 reviews and boasts a Certificate of Excellence. Details verified at 19/04/2016. Learn more about Groupon’s Merchant Reviews Policy.
Groupon’s Guide To Hertfordshire
For acres of natural beauty, guests may head to Stevenage and take a walk around the picturesque Benington Lordship Gardens, before enjoying a bite to eat and a few drinks at one of the many restaurants and pubs in Hertford.
Visitors may also take a drive to St. Alban’s Cathedral, founded in 793AD, and marvel at its Gothic architecture, ornate ceilings, and medieval paintings. Next, they may delve into Roman history with a visit to the Verulamium Museum, home to some of the most intricate mosaics outside of the Mediterranean, before crossing over to the ruins of the Roman Theatre, built in circa 140AD.
Race ride experience available at: Carver Barracks, Saffron Walden, Essex | London Circuit, Aldershot, Hampshire | Blyton Park, Gainsborough. Lincolnshire | Kent County Show Ground, Maidstone | Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire
Race ride experience on premium circuits available at: Rockingham Raceway, Northamptonshire | Mallory Park, Leicester
Into the Blue
Into the Blue has been providing a variety of gift experiences since 1996. They started as a flying experience specialist and worked in close co-operation with Biggin Hill International Air Fair. Today, Into the Blue offers a wide range of experiences grouped in fields such as flying, driving, water sports, short breaks, outdoor, creative, pampering and gourmet.
Educational family holidays in locations such as Pembrokeshire, Scotland, Devon & Surrey, with activities such as shelter building & rafting
What You Get
Included in all options: Stay in standard room with all meals, afternoon cake and unlimited hot/cold drinks, one free outdoor/environmental activity for all the family per night stayed, expert advice on how to explore the area independently and family wildlife pack valid between 12 Apr-30 Oct 2016
Additional people and nights can be added by contacting Real Family Holidays.
Check-in and check-out: Please check with the location before arrival as it differs depending on location
Wi-Fi available free of charge, subject to location and availability
Pets not allowed
Juniper Hall Centre Dorking Surrey RH5 6DA
Real Family Holidays
The Real Family Holidays aim to bring families together, getting back to nature and learning more about the environment while enjoying fun-packed activities.
Escaping the pressures of daily life, families will take in the sights, sounds and smells of the local area, with daily activities and knowledgeable staff will help them get the most out of their break.
Afternoon tea may include: selection of finger sandwiches | mini quiche | smoked chicken and tomato brioche | smoked salmon and cream cheese bagel | scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam | cakes and pastries | tea, coffee or hot chocolate
Located on the site of a 16th century Tudor house, The Manor Elstree blends history and tradition with the rich design heritage of Laura Ashley. Refurbished in 2012, the hotel boasts an elegant decor with furnishings and prints evoking images of the English countryside. Surrounded by 10 acres of gardens and woodland, the Manor is a place of retreat offering a selection of beauty and wellness treatments as well as fine dining in a double AA Rosette awarded restaurant. Visitors may savour a selection of drinks and cocktails at the LA Bar while taking in the views of Central London from its intimate terrace. As well as providing accommodation, the hotel organises wedding celebrations with a choice of rooms that can host up to 124 guests.