Saturday. Join your fellow Good Companions as we set off on our Christmas adventure, calling in at the pretty market town of Ashbourne for some free time to explore its notable architecture and independent shops. Afterwards, we are welcomed at our hotel with mulled wine & mince pies. Dinner in the New Restaurant tonight.
Christmas Eve. We venture out firstly to Stratfordupon-Avon, home to Shakespeare attractions and Tudor architecture. From here, we move on to Warwick, where you’ll find a magnificent castle. We return to our hotel for dinner and fun-filled entertainment.
Christmas Day. Treats include traditional Christmas lunch, visit from Santa and Queen’s Speech with coffee & cake. The evening brings a light buffet followed by an evening of in house entertainment.
Boxing Day. A fantastic day is in store with a morning visit to Trentham Shopping village before we take our seats for a laugh out loud performance of the timeless Robin Hood panto. Dinner and a farewell night of entertainment.
Wednesday. We depart after breakfast, calling in at Denby Pottery on our way home.
Enjoy fun and festivities at the contemporary Appleby Park Hotel which stands in gardens near the village of Appleby Magna and serves a wide range of beverages in its traditional bar.