It's the perfect time to plan a romantic retreat with your loved one...
The kids are heading back to school and what better way to unwind with that special someone than by taking advantage of our Romantic Retreat offer? A three-course meal from our seasonal menu and a chilled glass of Bruno Paillard Rosé Champagne are just a couple of the special touches you can expect during your stay.
With some of the most idyllic country house hotels in the UK, we thought we’d pick out a few of our favourites…
The New Forest
Nestled away, deep in the heart of the New Forest National Park, Rhinefield House Hotel presents couples with the perfect opportunity to connect with nature. The local 566 square kilometre National Park and once royal hunting ground for William the Conqueror, is ideal for those seeking to enjoy a romantic stroll.
For the more competitive couples out there, the New Forest is home to countless outdoor activities, including archery and golf. The hotel’s health suite is wonderful for winding down after a day’s exploring. Whatever the season, Rhinefield House offers plenty of options for your special romantic getaway.
Click here to read our guide to the ultimate New Forest weekend break.
As well as being steeped in history, Fawsley Hall Hotel is home to state-of-the-art spa and health club facilities, making it perfect for a romantic break. The recent £1.5m refurbishment programme underpins The Spa’s reputation as a leading destination for wellbeing in the Midlands, with a 17m indoor swimming pool, new outdoor hydrotherapy pool, Himalayan salt sauna, steam room, and six new treatment rooms. You’ll find a calming, restorative atmosphere for couples looking to recharge their batteries.
The Ashdown Forest
Set in the heart of 312 acres, Buxted Park Hotel is a beautiful place where Georgian styling meets modern comfort. Boasting three large lakes, woodland and a deer park, it is a great place to embark on charming walks with spectacular views. During your stay, be sure to discover the history of this majestic building, which has previously played host to the great William Wordsworth, Winston Churchill and Marlon Brando.
Buxted Park is also close to an array of beaches including Brighton, Hastings and Eastbourne. Whether it’s a coastal stroll, nostalgic games in the arcades or some quality time relaxing on the beach, the seafront has something for every couple!
Click here to read our guide the perfect weekend break in East Sussex.
St Brelade's Bay is Jersey's busiest resort beach with its tiny jetty and seaside parish church at the western end. There is soft, golden sand along the entire length of the beach and overlooking it all is L’Horizon Beach Hotel & Spa. Captivating views and a signature spa make L’Horizon a truly tranquil place to stay.
Grand Jersey Hotel & Spa is situated close to St Aubin’s Bay in St Helier. Explore long sweeps of unbroken sandy beaches and exquisite coastal walks. Plus, if you are looking for something extra special, book a table in the renowned Tassili, the hotel’s own fine dining 4 AA Rosette restaurant.
In Guernsey, St Pierre Park Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort is located just one mile from St Peter Port. Idyllic for couples who want it all, this hotel boasts mouth-watering dining options, top spa treatments, and one of only three golf courses on the island. Added to that, with its sunny beaches, beautiful countryside and pretty harbour town, it is hard not to fall for the enchanting island of Guernsey. Treat the one you love to a few days’ escape from the every day.