NORTHAMPTON MARRIOTT HOTEL - http://wwwmarriott.co.uk/Northampton -
|Departure Date||No of Days||Price Per Person||Single Person Supplement|
|Thursday 13 September 2018||5||£445.00||£80.00|
A delightful five day break based at a superb four star hotel in the shoe capital of the United Kingdom, Northampton. The tour takes in such famous stately homes as Woburn Abbey, Deene Park and Sulgrave Manor.
Set in attractive landscaped gardens overlooking Delapre Lake the Northampton Marriott is superbly placed for exploring the Northamptonshire countryside with its many stately homes. All the spacious and comfortable bedrooms are en-suite with colour t.v. and tea/coffee tray. Leisure facilities include a superb indoor heated swimming pool.
THE HOTEL DOES NOT HAVE A LIFT.
Depart Leyland at 1000 for the journey to Northampton
Friday to Sunday
At leisure in Northampton with the following included excursions:
Full day excursion which begins with a drive to stoke Bruerne where we visit the Canal Boat Museum and take a short boat trip on the Grand Union Canal (fare included). After lunch Sulgrave Manor is our destination. This is a superb example of a modest manor house and garden at the time of Shakespeare and was home to ancestors of George Washington (admission included)
Full day tour visiting Woburn Abbey, standing in 3000 acres of beautiful parkland this palatial 18th century mansion contains one of the most impressive and important private collections of paintings, furniture porcelain and silver. Fourteen impressive state apartments are on view together with the antique centre (admission included).
Morning at leisure. After lunch Deene Park near Corly is our destination (admission included).
A very interesting house which developed over six
centuries from a typical medieval manor around a
courtyard into a Tudor and Georgian Mansion.
Check out of our hotel following breakfast for the return journey to Leyland