Get ready for the 2020 growing season with a weekend break to the RHS Malvern Spring Festival. With an impressive collection of over 500 trade stands, 100 nurseries, and myriad show gardens displaying all the current horticultural themes and fashions, this is a show to inspire hardy perennials and young buds alike. To complement the weekend, we include a visit to the Dorothy Clive Garden and Bridgemere Garden World.
The 4 star Hallmark Stourport Manor is a country house hotel set within 23 acres of grounds near Kidderminster. All bedrooms are en suite with TV, tea making facilities, hairdryer, iron & ironing board and Wi-Fi. The public areas include spacious, attractive lounges for relaxing in comfort and luxury. The Brasserie restaurant overlooks the garden and provides a choice of cuisine. There is a health and leisure club with heated indoor swimming pool, spa and sauna and gym. There is no lift.
We travel to the Dorothy Clive Garden near Market Drayton, a 12-acre Plantsman's Paradise with meandering paths that invite you to explore the laburnum tunnel, rose walk, seasonal borders, large Mediterranean glasshouse and rhododendron filled woodland with waterfall. There is also a tearoom and terrace lawn that affords some wonderful views of the surrounding countryside. Later we continue to the Hallmark Stourport Manor Hotel for 2 nights half board accommodation.
We spend the day at the Malvern Spring Festival, the first of the national RHS Flower Shows. Enjoy 50 acres of glorious gardening heaven, with shelter from the elements if required. With a reputation for innovation, inspiration and high-quality exhibits, it has become a firm favourite with gardeners of all ages and expertise and is widely regarded as one of the finest and friendliest gardening events of the year.
Depart for home via Bridgemere Garden World, arriving back into the local area early evening.
2 nights dinner, bed & breakfast, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver.
EXCURSIONS - entry to the Dorothy Clive Garden and Malvern Spring Flower Show.
DEPOSIT: £20.00 per person
Single supplement: £40.00