Here’s a lovely countryside getaway not to miss…
Back to school is upon us, as is the new season so why not step into autumn with a last minute weekend away? The beautiful Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall has undergone an extensive makeover to create a relaxed yet, modern family-friendly hotel to offer the perfect English countryside retreat and a new weekend ‘Woodland Wildlife’ package inspired by literary great Beatrix Potter. Set in the the beautiful Gloucestershire countryside this Grade II listed 4-star hotel has a brand new limited-edition ‘Woodland Wildlife’ package that’s the perfect treat to encourage families to experience the thriving local nature around the hotel and get outdoors with it’s Beatrix Potter inspired overnight stay and afternoon tea package that the children will love.
The package includes a bespoke Beatrix Potter-inspired walking tour map giving guests the chance to discover some of the wildlife (in conjunction with local wildlife expert Linda Moore from the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust), a sumptuous, family-friendly themed afternoon tea inspired by the authors best-loved stories (all served on creature crockery no less and includes scones with blackberry jam and clotted cream, dark chocolate and garden beetroot brownies and carrot cake) and then, of course an overnight stay including breakfast in its newly refurbished rooms where Potters’ character sketches adorn the corridors, walls and bedrooms giving everyone a chance to enjoy a stylish ‘flora and fauna’ retreat in a luxury setting.
The ‘Woodland Wildlife’ package at Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall is the latest in a collection of locally inspired packages and events which are part of the Mercure Hotels Local Stories campaign which explores and celebrates the property’s connection to the local area. This package is available until 30th September 2018 and pre-booking is essential.
Prices start at £95 per room including bed, breakfast and afternoon tea for two plus the walking map. (A supplement of £5 will cover each additional child joining the afternoon tea – up to two max per booking)
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