Join us for a wonderful Christmas in Shropshire and the Severn Valley. During your stay visit Shrewsbury, Ironbridge and take a beautifully scenic 16-mile train ride on the Severn Valley Railway.
Day 1 Following a morning collection from your home, we join our Woods coach. We make a stop at The Valley Country Park for lunch and arrive at our hotel late afternoon to be greeted with tea and mince pies.
Day 2 CHRISTMAS EVE:After a leisurely breakfast, we make our way into Shrewsbury for a little shopping and time to get some lunch. On our way back to the hotel, we will have a short stop at Ironbridge. A champagne reception gets us in the mood for the Christmas Eve Banquet. For those who choose to attend Midnight Services, there will be mulled wine, tea, coﬀee and mince pies on your return.
Day 3 CHRISTMAS DAY: Happy Christmas! Relax over breakfast and have a peaceful morning before your traditional four-course Christmas Luncheon, begun with a lovely glass of mulled wine. Christmas cake, tea and coﬀee will be served with the Queen’s Speech, and tonight’s Christmas buﬀet is followed by a festive quiz.
Day 4 BOXING DAY: This morning we have a trip on the famous Severn Valley Railway from Bridgnorth to Kidderminster, followed by a light lunch nearby. We return to our hotel mid-afternoon. Tonight’s dinner is followed by live musical entertainment.
Day 5 Leaving our hotel after breakfast, we travel via Burford to the local area where we meet our taxis.
This beautiful four-star hotel is set within 170 acres of Shropshire countryside and the restaurant enjoys fantastic views over Ironbridge Gorge. The hotel has an indoor pool, spa, sauna, gym and treatment rooms. All bedrooms have TV, telephone, WiFi, ironing facilities, hairdryer and hospitality tray. There is a lift to some rooms.