This beautiful and historic hotel is a magical venue for your Christmas break. In the grounds of Orton Hall are the Old Ramblewood Inn and Holy Trinity Church, and we have included a visit to the pantomime, Sleeping Beauty. With no supplement for single travellers, this holiday is always booked up fast.
Day 1 CHRISTMAS EVE: After a taxi pick up from your door, we make our way north stopping at Saﬀron Walden for lunch and sightseeing. We continue to our hotel where this evening there will be a Christmas drink in the conservatory before dinner. Holy Trinity Church in the grounds of the hotel may have Midnight Services.
Day 2 CHRISTMAS DAY: Happy Christmas! A morning visit by Santa is followed by a Drinks Reception and traditional Christmas Lunch. In the afternoon there will be entertainment in the Drawing Room, and in the evening a delicious buﬀet.
Day 3 BOXING DAY: A morning excursion via Rutland Water to the beautiful Lincolnshire limestone buildings of the conservation town of Stamford. We return to mulled wine and a buﬀet luncheon at the hotel. In the afternoon there is entertainment in the Drawing Room before the Boxing Day Dinner Dance.
Day 4 Today we visit King’s Lynn, where there will be some free time before we take our seats for the annual pantomime at the Corn Exchange. We return to our hotel for our evening meal.
Day 5 We leave our hotel this morning for a leisurely drive back to the south making suitable stops for refreshments and arriving late afternoon.
Set in 20 acres of mature parkland in Orton Longueville, this four-star character hotel has WiFi, and 65 individually furnished bedrooms with TV, telephone, hairdryer, ironing facilities, and hospitality tray. Leisure facilities include swimming pool, gym, sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi. The hotel does not have a lift, but some ground ﬂoor rooms are available.