Mother’s Day Glossary – Fun Foodie Things to do for Mum

Funny, adventurous, traditional, glamorous – what’s your Mum like…perhaps all four? No doubt, she is treasured, so from indulgent to unusual, we source some Mother’s Day ideas to help you plan a very pleasant surprise: Afternoon Tea by the Coast Chewton Glen Hotel & Spa – New Forest, Hampshire, England, BH25 6QS   T: 01425 282212…

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Halloween Haunts – Best Hotels to Visit For An Authentic All Hallows Eve

Halloween has become the biggest grossing commercial holiday event after Christmas and is now much anticipated in the UK. Celebrating the Christian holiday of All Hallows Eve (followed by All Saints Day on November 1st) it derives from an ancient pagan festival celebrated by Celtic people over 2,000 years ago. We’ve undertaken a little bit of…

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Best Festive and Christmas Menu Offers For Members – Part Two

Part two of our best ‘festive savers’ menu options sees an incredible member discount providing a two course festive lunch for just £11.25 per person (when two are dining). With the most luxurious settings and faultless service these fine dining seasonal options will satisfy your palate and your budget!   1. The Avenue Restaurant, Lainston House, Sparsholt,…

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Hotels with (tenuous) links to Halloween

Halloween has become the biggest grossing commercial holiday event after Christmas and is now much anticipated in the UK. Celebrating the Christian holiday of All Hallows Eve (followed by All Saints Day on November 1st) it derives from an ancient pagan festival celebrated by Celtic people over 2,000 years ago. We’ve undertaken a little bit of…

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Danesfield House Gardens Part of 2013 National Gardens Scheme

Every year National Gardens Scheme gardens across England and Wales welcome about 750,000 visitors. Supported by HRH, The Prince of Wales, the charity donates about £2.5 million each year from proceeds. Danesfield House was delighted and honoured to be included again this year as one of the NGS  Gardens. Here is the story of these exquisite grounds. The gardens…

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