A fabulous new pre Christmas break for 2017. Ludlow Medieval Christmas Fayre, said to be the best medieval show in the land, is held in Ludlow’s magnificent castle and features over 100 stalls selling seasonal gifts with a medieval nature. There is music, minstrels, merriment and mirth, as well as Knights, Dragons, Giants, Juggler, Dancers, Storytellers and displays. We also include a visit to the popular Birmingham Festive Market - the largest authentic German Christmas Market outside Germany and Austria and offers a superb range of food and drink, as well as a selection of unusual gifts to help you find that elusive present.
The 3 star Buckatree Hall Hotel is a renowned comfortable country house, with its own mature gardens and private lake, offering a relaxing retreat where you can escape from the pressure of day to day life. Many of the rooms enjoy scenic views of the hotels own lake and gardens, providing a memorable setting in which to relax. All bedrooms are en suite and have television and tea & coffee making facilities and a lift serves all floors.
Friday Our door to door service takes you to the waiting coach for the drive directly to Birmingham where we soak up the atmosphere of the festive season at their exciting German market. Later we arrive at the Buckatree Hall hotel for 2 night stay. Tea/coffee and biscuits are served on arrival and a glass of mulled wine before dinner this evening.
Saturday This morning we head south for the scenic drive, through Much Wenlock and in the shadow of Wenlock Edge to reach Ludlow for the medieval Christmas Fayre, rightly claimed to be the best in the land with a host of stalls, events and entertainers all in the setting of the towering castle.we remain until late afternoon. The day is yours to explore the Medieval Fayre and the historic town. We return to the hotel for dinner.
Sunday Leaving the hotel after a leisurely breakfast we travel to historic Lichfield with its magnificent cathedral for time to explore and refreshments, then on through the Midlands to return to our home area late afternoon after our enjoyable weekend away.
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