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VISIT Wroxton House Hotel, near Banbury in 2012 and satisfy the urge to try something a little different in your life or even kick start a new hobby.
This beautiful thatched roof hotel is located in the idyllic village of Wroxton on the borders of North Oxfordshire, Warwickshire and Northamptonshire.
Surrounded by stunning countryside the hotel has access to challenging cycling and walking routes, artist workshops and many other country pursuits - leaving their guests spoilt for choice!
Take a look at the following activities. Add them to your list of New Year's Resolutions and enjoy picking up an amazing new skill in 2012:
Elgar and the Orchestra Spring Break - Join us for a truly uplifting Spring Break from 9th - 11th March 2012 with entertainment from Elgar and the Orchestra. The event has been arranged in conjunction with Arts in Residence, a specialist promoter of cultural breaks in the UK. You are invited to get away from it all to learn more about 'the man behind the music' and enjoy some of Elgar's most rousing works. www.bw-wroxtonhousehotel.co.uk/leisure
Watercolour Painting Break - Join us and artist in residence, Tim Fisher to 'brush up' on your watercolour skills in this delightful break from 10th May for three nights. The event has been arranged in conjunction with Arts in Residence, a specialist promoter of cultural breaks in the UK.
Walking Breaks - You're invited to get healthy in 2012 by strapping on your walking boots and exploring the beautiful countryside around the hotel on foot. The hotel provides easy access to 'bite sized chunks' of a number of Long Distance Walking Routes, as well as some stunning circular walks around the North Oxfordshire Countryside. www.bw-wroxtonhousehotel.co.uk/leisure
Cycling Breaks - Are you up to the challenge of 3 counties, 2 wheels, 1 day? The hotel is on the doorstep of some challenging cycling routes including the 3 Counties Ride - a 17 mile route starting in Oxfordshire and crossing into Warwickshire and Northamptonshire. The route weaves along minor roads and country lanes through tranquil villages and over rivers and canals.
Silverstone Experiences - If you're looking for a thrill rather than chill they include a Silverstone Experience with your stay at the hotel. From Ferrari to Lotus, through rally cars, racing cars and even 4x4s, a Silverstone Experience is the best way to indulge your passion for driving. Expert tuition is included in each package. www.silverstone.co.uk
Golfing Breaks - Voted as one of the Top 3 courses in Oxfordshire by National Club Golfer magazine, Chipping Norton Golf Club offer residents of the hotel a 30% reduction on green fees. www.chippingnortongolfclub.com
Gardening Breaks - Waterperry Gardens offer relaxed, informal classes in a truely inspiring location. They offer a wide range of short and long gardening courses and arts and crafts courses for beginners and the more experienced - a great new skill to try out whilst staying at the Hotel. http://www.waterperrygardens.co.uk/whats-on-gardening-courses.php
For further information on the hotel visit www.bw-wroxtonhousehotel.com or call 01295 73077.
Wroxton House Hotel near Banbury is offering a truly uplifting Spring Break from March 9-11 with entertainment from Elgar and the Orchestra.
The event has been arranged in conjunction with Arts in Residence, a specialist promoter of cultural breaks in the UK. You are invited to get away from it all at this quintessentially English Hotel whilst enjoying some of Elgar's most rousing works and learn more about 'the man behind the music'.
The package includes two night's dinner, bed and breakfast, two lunches and an afternoon tea before departure on the Sunday for £275 per person (twin/double room), £299 (single room). The price includes all meals, wine, beverages, course fees and accommodation.
Terry Barfoot, Director of Arts in Residence said: "We offer music courses in country hotels that have been picked for their superbly appointed positions. Wroxton House is a fine example of that as it will allow us to enjoy the experience of music and the arts in comfort and style.
"Our courses are open to everyone and offer a friendly house party atmosphere with people who have plenty in common."
Wroxton House Hotel near Banbury is a beautiful 'chocolate box' hotel dating back to 1649 and complete with thatched roof and inglenook fireplace. The hotel is privately owned by Gill and John Smith who have completely refurbished the property with a great deal of love and attention. This beautiful hotel has impeccable style which makes it the perfect setting for the works of Elgar - one of the great masters of the romantic era.
To book telephone 02392 383356 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also visit www.artsinresidence.co.uk
For further information on the hotel visit www.bw-wroxtonhousehotel.com or call 01295 730777.