If you enjoy the finer things in life and are thinking of heading off on a UK break, you will be pleased to learn that we have gone in search of the top places to visit at Easter. Why stay at home when you could be exploring, discovering and experiencing Great British life?
Where? – Worcestershire
Situated in the heart of England, Worcestershire is an idyllic county bordered by The Malvern Hills and overflowing with towns and villages. The Severn Valley Railway, Arley Arboretum and Witley Court and Gardens make ideal days out for the family.
Where to stay – Brockencote Hall
Offer – Easter Escape
Overnight in a Master Room, 3-course dinner, full English breakfast and a ticket to Bodenham Arboretum.
Where? – County Durham
With miles of unspoilt coastline, County Durham boasts impressive scenery of jagged cliffs, wonderful wildlife and a colourful marina. The Durham Heritage Coast walk begins in Seaham, winding past coves and villages to Crimdon. Be prepared to be astounded by some phenomenal landscapes.
Where to stay? – Seaham Hall
Offer – Easter 3 for 2
Three night package in a Junior Suite, with breakfast each morning and use of the Serenity Spa facilities.
Where? – Bury St Edmunds
This ancient market town in Suffolk is a much-loved English treasure known for its intriguing heritage, medieval architecture and beautiful gardens. Explore the countless shops, cultural attractions and historic buildings, which are all within easy reach of each other.
Where to stay? – The Angel Hotel
Offer – Race, Ride and Relax
Spend an afternoon at Newmarket Racecourse, enjoy a cocktail in the Wingspan Bar at the hotel, evening dinner, overnight in Originals Room and breakfast.
Where? – South Devon
Pale sandy beaches, verdant woodland and picturesque river valleys make up this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The English Riviera is steeped in maritime history and is home to walking trails and charming villages that you will never tire of.
Where to stay? – Buckland Tout-Saints
Offer – Easter Two Night Special
2 nights’ bed and breakfast, and an Easter egg in your room on arrival.
Where? – John O’Groats
This remote Highland coastal village plays host to a wildly romantic landscape that abounds with wonderful flora and fauna, dramatic cliffs, forests and beaches. Nature lovers are guaranteed to be in seventh heaven. Take a boat trip to Orkney and look for dolphins, minke and killer whales.
Where to stay? – Natural Retreats
Offer – Easter Break
3 nights’ stay in a luxury two bedroom apartment (sleeps four) from £323.
Where? – Cornwall
Stretching along the Atlantic Coast, North Cornwall greets visitors with its sun-kissed beaches, pretty harbours and bays. The area is the perfect escape for surfers, beach lovers and families. The Lost Gardens of Heligan, St Michael’s Mount and Tintagel Castle are inspiring places to visit.
Where to stay? – St Moritz
Offer – Easter Break
All children staying at St Moritz Hotel during the Easter holidays can attend Wavehunters Surf Academy for free. The academy includes surfing lessons, beach games and fun in the rock pools.
Where? – Aberystwyth
Located on the west coast of Wales, Aberystwyth is a vibrant mix of colourful waterfront houses, castle ruins, beaches and bars. Spend lazy days combing the sands or visit Devil’s Bridge and discover the ancient legends and pretty waterfalls.
Where to stay? – Nanteos Mansion
Offer – Sunday Luncheon
Choose from the special lunch menu, and enjoy a Buck’s Fizz on arrival.