Tailor Your Tour
To get you started on your journey, please find below our suggested itinerary for this tour.
We've also suggested attraction visits (at an extra charge) to make your tour even more memorable.
Please note the below are only suggestions and all attractions and fixtures offered are subject to availability.
Coach pick-up from your bowls club (or location of your choice) and proceed to your first fixture at Wellesbourne Bowls Club www.mywellesbourne.co.uk/locations/wellesbourne-bowls-club/
We depart in the morning to Stratford-Upon-Avon, the birthplace of Shakespeare and relish the chance to walk in the bard’s footsteps or visit the timbered home where he was born.
After a leisurely lunch in the bustling town centre, proceed to Avon Bowling Club http://avonbowlingclub.org.uk/default.aspx for a fixture with the river Avon as a stunning backdrop.
This morning, we head to home of bowls Leamington Spa and explore the local area before joining Avenue Bowling Club http://avenuebc-leamington.btck.co.uk/ for an afternoon fixture.
Depart the hotel after a last hearty breakfast, make your last stop at Welford-on-Avon Bowling Club http://welfordbowlsclub.co.uk/. Head back home after a post-match lunch at the club (at own cost), with comfort stops along the way.
Mercure Warwickshire Walton Hall Hotel
Location : Walton, Wellesbourne, CV35 9HU
Sitting in 65 acres of beautiful countryside, this historic country house hotel is just a few miles from the historic towns of Stratford-upon-Avon and Warwick.
Walton Hall dates back to the 16th Century when the Mordaunt family built the Hall as their ancestral home. After undergoing a multi-million pound restoration, the Hall was re-established as a Warwickshire country hotel retreat. Whilst the Hall was lovingly restored in a contemporary style, many traditional features were retained such as crystal chandeliers, antiques and open fireplaces. You can dine in the hotel's 2 AA Rosette restaurant or relax in the bar with a drink. Standard ensuite bedrooms are modern in design and come with air conditioning, safe, iron, telephone, Wi-Fi, work desk, TV and tea/coffee making facilities. The hotel offers spa leisure facilities including an indoor heated pool, sauna, steam room and fully equipped gym. Treatments can be provided at extra charge in the relaxing treatment rooms ( subject to availability). To access the leisure facilities, guests will have to briefly walk outside.
The hotel has a working lift to all floors in the Woodland Block. There is no lift in the 'Orchard Mews' part of the hotel.
- The rate includes full use of the hotel's leisure facilities operational at the time of the tour (any ancillary services provided such as spa and beauty treatments are subject to an additional charge payable directly by the guest).
- Porterage is included in the rate
- On-site coach parking will be provided at no additional charge
- Lift access but does not serve all floors
- Full hot and cold breakfast
- Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
- All guests will be accommodated in the Woodlands / Orchard Mews part of the hotel
- 3 course, 3 choice evening meal followed by tea/coffee
Bancroft River cruise Stratford upon Avon
Location : Bancroft Cruisers, Bridgefoot, Stratford upon Avon, CV37 6YR.
Guests will take a 45 minute return cruise along the River Avon as the boat passes past Shakespeare’s burial place (Holy Trinity Church, The Royal Shakespeare Theatre, historic bridges and beautiful riverside gardens. From the boat guests will be afforded original & unspoilt views of Stratford as your cordial skipper provides you with an ‘infotaining’ commentary on your surroundings. Coffee & tea and biscuits will be served on board, the boat has free standing tables and chairs inside the cabin.
Accessibility: The Rita Ellen cruise is fully wheelchair accessible.
For groups not staying at the Holiday Inn Stratford the coach can drop guests off at the back of the hotel (by the Riverside Bar) where the boat cruise departs before parking at the nearby coach park.
The Rita Ellen accommodates a maximum group size of 36 passengers. Groups above this size can be accommodated but may be split over separate cruise departures which are 60 minutes apart. In these occurrences, whilst part of the group takes the cruise (e.g. at 10:30hrs) the remainder can explore the marina area or the town centre before joining the next cruise (e.g. at 11:30hrs)
- 45-minute return boat trip while the skipper provides historic commentary. Guests can enjoy tea/coffee and cake served on board
DATES & RATEPackage Rate : From £319.00 per person
Package Dates : Dates On Request
- A non-refundable deposit of £450.00 will be required within 6 weeks of booking.
- All our tours have a 45 day cancellation policy. At that point we will finalise the number of passengers on this tour.
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Warwickshire is the eclectic heart of England, home to medieval castles and ancient legends, historic market towns and perfectly picturesque bowling.
What you get:
- 6 single rooms at no supplement
- Coach hire for the duration of the tour
- 4 mixed, 6 rinks fixtures
- Tea, coffee and biscuits at all games
Want to stay longer?
Dates: Dates On Request
Rate from: £319.00 pp / £60.00 SRS pp
FREE glass of wine for each person
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