Visit the honey-stone streets of pretty villages, take a journey through the countryside by steam train, visit the panto and enjoy the warmth and hospitality of our four-star hotel as we return to the Cotswolds for Christmas.
Day 1 Picking you up from your front door, your taxi meets the coach and we travel across country toward Cheltenham, making suitable refreshment stops along the way. On arrival we enjoy tea, coffee and cakes in the lounge. A welcome drinks reception precedes dinner in the Buckholt Suite.
Day 2 Christmas Eve. We set off late-morning with a packed lunch and travel down to Swindon for the pantomime at the Wyvern Theatre. Jack & the Beanstalk will be brought to life with magnificent scenery, an abundance of dance, comedy, song and plenty of festive magic. Back at our hotel, we have a drinks reception with carols in the Hunters Lounge before dinner and a festive quiz. Information about Midnight Services is available at reception. (Transport not included.)
Day 3 Christmas Day. Happy Christmas! Spend the morning enjoying the leisure facilities or relaxing in the hotel. We enjoy drinks in the lounge before your traditional Christmas Luncheon. Tea, coffee, Christmas cake and the Queen’s Speech will be available in the lounge. This evening the Festive Buffet is followed by an evening of musical entertainment.
Day 4 Boxing Day. A morning excursion on the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway before returning to the hotel for a buffet lunch. The afternoon is free to relax. This evening’s Gala Dinner Dance is followed by more musical entertainment.
Day 5 Today we make our way homeward with suitable refreshment stops along the way. Your taxi will be waiting to take you home.
Our four-star hotel is located between Cheltenham and Gloucester and boasts excellent leisure facilities including swimming pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, steam room and gym. Bedrooms have TV, telephone, WiFi, ironing facilities, safe, fridge, hairdryer and hospitality tray. The hotel has a lift.