SHORT BREAKS FROM LONDON
Weekends in the West Country
Join us for a luxury mini-break from 27 to 29 April 2018. Hop aboard at London Victoria station, and watch the city slip away as we head to Cornwall and South Devon. All packages include your two-night stay at the West Country’s finest hotels with a variety of room grades available.
On Friday, your journey aboard Belmond British Pullman includes brunch and a sumptuous three-course lunch with wine. Relax in opulent surroundings with sparkling crystal, art-deco features, and intricate marquetry. You’ll then be transferred to your hotel to enjoy dinner and a good night’s sleep before Saturday’s adventures. After your day of discovery in Cornwall you’ll re-join the train on Sunday to savour a spectacular five-course lunch during your leisurely return to London.
Prices start from £1,110pp depending on your package choice.
CORNWALL FEATURING TRELISSICK AND TREWITHEN
New for 2018 – Our brand-new itinerary combines the best of the West Country’s historic gardens. Unveil Trelissick’s own secret garden and revel in maritime views from its private peninsula, once home to one of Cornwall’s wealthiest families. Enjoy lunch at Idle Rocks Hotel, overlooking St Mawes harbour then venture to the private estate of Trewithen to visit the internationally renowned collection of magnificent flora, known as one of the ‘loveliest in England’. Afterwards, you’ll return to iconic coast of Falmouth and the luxurious Royal Duchy Hotel.Call reservations to book
CORNWALL FEATURING HELIGAN AND THE EDEN PROJECT
Savour the views of the Falmouth seafront with your stay at The Royal Duchy Hotel. Then head inland to discover The Lost Gardens of Heligan, recovered from the grasp of time and restored to their former beauty. After, a new world awaits, The Eden Project’s biosphere domes recreate the planet’s ecosystems and host a magnificent array of exotic flora – a botanist’s dream!Call reservations to book
CORNWALL FEATURING JAMIE OLIVER'S FIFTEEN
Work up your appetite with a journey through history at Cornwall’s enchanting Trerice manor house. Next, head to Watergate Bay for panoramic views over lunch at Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen restaurant. With serious dedication to the freshest ingredients, and its award-winning community programme this really is feel-good indulgence. Return to your sanctuary at St Austell for your stay at the Carlyon Bay Hotel.Call reservations to book
CORNWALL FEATURING PADSTOW
A foodie haven and cultural hotspot, Padstow is the jewel of north Cornwall. Unveil the history of the north Cornish coast with an exclusive tour of Prideaux Place, before heading to the harbour to enjoy lunch at Rick Stein’s celebrated Seafood Restaurant. Take your time to explore Padstow’s charms then retreat to the Carlyon Bay Hotel, your spectacular weekend base in St Austell.Call reservations to book
CORNWALL FEATURING ST IVES
South Cornwall is famed for its vibrant art scene, and we’ll whisk you away to sample the highlights. Visit the first class Penlee Gallery in Penzance and view the finest collection of Cornwall’s historical art. A seafood lunch is served at The Godolphin Arms with views overlooking St Michael’s Mount. Next, we escort you to the iconic harbour of St Ives where you can tour the local galleries at your leisure. The Budock Vean is your hotel for the weekend, a tranquil hideaway on the banks of the Helford River.Call reservations to book