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Barnsdale Lodge

Barnsdale Lodge Hotel has been in Thomas Noel's family since 1760 and formed part of the adjoining Exton Park, seat of the Earls of Gainsborough.

Formerly a farmhouse, Barnsdale Lodge was converted by Thomas in 1989. The Hotel is positioned on the North shore of Rutland Water in the heart of the beautiful, unspoilt, county of Rutland, just a few minutes from the historic towns of Oakham and Stamford.

Ephinany House, Truro, Cornwall

Epiphany House on the outskirts of Truro, is a haven of peace in the heart of Cornwall.
This attractive historic house sits within spacious, well-kept gardens which look out from Kenwyn over the edge of the cathedral city to the fields near Idless Woods. The house combines comfort with elegance and has a wonderful, peaceful atmosphere.

Goodnestone Gardens, South East Kent

Visitors to Goodnestone are always surprised to discover such a haven of beautiful tranquillity hidden away in south-east Kent. The gardens have many centuries of history behind them and have been created by generations of the FitzWalter family who have lived here since they built the house. The gardens have been brought to their present level of acclaimed quality during the last forty years. They are full of gardening quality at all times of the year, from early spring to late-autumn, but they are just as enjoyable for a peaceful family day out or a walk in the Kent countryside.

Hassop Hall, Bakewell, Derbyshire

Welcome to Hassop Hall

Hassop Hall Hotel is located in the picturesque village of Hassop, near Bakewell, close to all the attractions of the Peak District.

Set in beautiful gardens and rolling parkland, the hotel offers you a retreat where you can relax and enjoy the comforts offered in this family run establishment.



Losehill House Hotel

Losehill House Hotel is a privately owned country house hotel set in the beautiful countryside of the Peak District National Park.

This comfortable, informal and welcoming hotel provides a peaceful retreat in tranquil surroundings, making it an idyllic location to experience a choice of special interest breaks.

With AA 3 star accommodation your course will be fully inclusive with full use of the hotel’s facilities which include a good sized studio, indoor swimming pool, hot tub, sauna, bar, restaurant, and orangery.

Madingley Hall, Cambridge

Set in magnificent gardens just four miles from the centre of Cambridge, and a mere 60 minutes from London, Madingley Hall provides a memorable setting for conference, meeting or events.

Built in the 16th century, this elegant country house has 10 well-equipped meeting rooms capable of accommodating up to 100 delegates, and tasteful en-suite accommodation, all within seven acres of spectacular gardens and grounds, designed in the 18th century by ‘Capability’ Brown. 

The Art Room, Barlow, Derbyshire

The Art Room is located in Barlow, Derbyshire - approximately 4 miles from the centre of Chesterfield, 12 miles from the centre of Sheffield and 8 miles from Chatsworth House. Art exhibitions are held regularly throughout the year and in between times there are various tutor led creative workshops providing opportunities to learn about painting, drawing, bookmaking, hand and machine embroidery, rag rug techniques, lino printing, etc. It is situated in a traditional hay meadow which has wide grass paths cut through it so that visitors can enjoy its wild flowers and grasses.

The George Hotel, Stamford, Lincolnshire

The exact age of The George is not known, but historians have referred to it as "A very ancient hostelry, once belonging to the Abbots of Croyland" Luxurious bedrooms, a cuisine to satisfy the most exacting tastes and a truly warm welcome make The George an ideal stopping point for tourists and businessmen alike

The Nightingale Centre, Great Hucklow, Derbyshire

Situated at Great Hucklow in the heart of the Peak District National Park, the Nightingale Centre is ten miles east of the spa town of Buxton.  Their central location makes the Centre easily accessible from all areas.  Providing ideal facilities for conferences, educational courses, outdoor pursuits, training sessions and relaxing or special events including weddings.  Bed and breakfast accommodation is also available.  Attractive gardens surrounded by the lovely derbyshire countryside make this a perfect place to enjoy your activity.  Plentiful free car parking, good home cooked food and t