For this NEW pre-Christmas break we travel to Gilsland Hall Hotel, near Brampton in Cumbria. Sitting proudly in 140 acres of manicured gardens and natural woodland there are spectacular views over the Cumbrian and Northumberland countryside. Your hotel package includes a sherry reception and a traditional Christmas meal and a small gift.
The 2 star Gilsland Hall Hotel is a character property offering a warm welcome and friendly staff. Galloways bar & restaurant serves a traditional menu and Hadrian's coffee shop overlooks the attractive grounds and bowling green. All bedrooms are en suite with TV, telephone, tea making facilities and Wi-Fi is available in public areas. There is a lift.
We travel via Keswick and Dalston, to Brampton in Cumbria for 4 nights half board accommodation at the Gilsland Hall Hotel. A sherry reception will be followed by dinner.
We head to the historic market town of Hexham with its medieval Abbey, picturesque cobbled streets and interesting mix of shops and cafes.
We venture over the border to Gretna where we take a break at the famous Blacksmiths Shop. Later we include a visit to the Devils Porridge Museum, dedicated to telling the story of how this once quiet area flourished into a hub of wartime activity. This evening a traditional Christmas dinner will be served along with a complimentary glass of wine and a small gift.
We take a scenic drive via Kielder Water and then onto Otterburn Mill, returning via Bellingham and Hadrian’s Wall.
We return home via the Cumbrian city of Carlisle, arriving into our local area mid to late afternoon.
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver.
Hotel package includes sherry reception first evening and complimentary glass of wine with Christmas Dinner plus a small gift on third evening.
Excursions – entry to Devils Porridge Museum.
DEPOSIT: £30.00 per person
Single supplement: £25.00