England - Midlands

England is renowned for its patchwork countryside, enriched history and spectacular culture. There is something for everyone from expansive moorland and Lakeland mountains to the rich heritage of its many fortresses and castles.

Highlights of Lancashire

2021 Summer / England, Midlands / Preston Leyland Hotel, Signature Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark Preston Leyland)
  • Samlesbury Hall Guided Tour
  • 3 Hour Canal Cruise with 2 Course Lunch
  • East Lancashire Railway
  • Gawthorpe Hall
  • Wine each evening & Cream Tea

Chatsworth & The Peak District

2021 Summer / England, Midlands / Derby Mickleover Hotel, Signature Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark Derby Mickleover)
  • Chatsworth House
  • Matlock, Belper & Derwent Valley
  • Carsington Water & Ashbourne 
  • Derby Cathedral Quarter
  • Cream Tea at Hotel

Chatsworth Flower Show

2021 Flower Shows / England, Midlands / Hilton Garden Inn Stoke-on-Trent
  • Celebrate creative masterpieces of gardeners & designers
  • Visit the wonder 1000-acre Chatsworth Estate
  • Stay in the Hilton Garden Inn Stoke-on-Trent

À la carte Historic Houses & Glorious Gardens

2021 Summer / England, Midlands / Best Western Stoke Moathouse
  • À la carte Dining at Leisure
  • Little Moreton Hall
  • Rudyard Lake Railway
  • National Memorial Arboretum
  • Trentham Gardens
  • Cathedral City of Lichfield
  • Cream Tea at Hotel

Birmingham Xmas Markets & Ludlow Medieval Fayre

2020 Christmas Markets / Wales, Midlands / Metropole Hotel & Spa
  • Birmingham Christmas Markets
  • Ludlow Medieval Fayre
  • Abbey Cwm Hir

Easter Steam Trains & Grand Union Canal

2021 Easter / England, Midlands / Sketchley Grange Hotel & Spa
  • Severn Valley Railway
  • Great Central Railway
  • Foxton Locks Canal Cruise
  • Black Country Living Museum

Lots of Singles in the Peak District

2021 Summer, 2021 Singles / England, North, Midlands / Derby Station Hotel, Sure Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark Derby Midland)
  • Bakewell - Home of 'the tart'
  • Buxton - Capital of the Peak District
  • Carsington Water
  • Crich Tramway Village

Historic Houses, Glorious Gardens & Light Railways

2021 Summer / England, North, Midlands / Hilton Garden Inn Stoke-on-Trent
  • Rudyard Lake Railway
  • Little Moreton Hall
  • Foxfields Light Railway
  • Trentham Gardens
  • Cathedral City of Lichfield
  • National Memorial Arboretum

Easter in Shakespeare Country & Cotswolds

2021 Easter / England, Midlands / Stratford Manor Hotel
  • Cotswolds AONB
  • Regency Cheltenham
  • Stratford-upon-Avon with River Cruise

RHS Malvern Spring Festival

2021 Flower Shows / England, Midlands / Stratford Manor Hotel
  • RHS Malvern Spring Festival

Easter in Lincolnshire & Humberside

2021 Easter / England, North, Midlands / Doubletree by Hilton Forest Pines
  • Hotel with Indoor Swimming Pool & Spa
  • Historic Beverley
  • Cathedral City of Lincoln with Guided Tour

Easter in Cheshire

2021 Easter / England, Midlands, North / Crewe Hall
  • Historic Chester
  • Arley Hall & Gardens
  • 'Sunlight Vision' Port Sunlight
  • Tatton Park

Easter - Derbyshire Delights, Past & Present

2021 Easter / England, Midlands / Derby Mickleover Hotel, Signature Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark Derby Mickleover)
  • Crich National Tramway Museum
  • Shugborough Estate & House
  • Ashbourne
  • Bakewell - Home of 'The Tart'

Easter - Sailing & Steaming in the Welsh Borderlands

2021 Easter / England, Midlands, Wales / Telford Hotel & Golf Resort
  • Welshpool & Llanfair Railway
  • Picturesque Powys
  • Shrewsbury River Cruise
  • Telford & Shropshire
  • Medieval Ludlow

Chatsworth Christmas Market & Festive Liverpool

2021 Christmas Markets / England, Midlands, North / Shrigley Hall Hotel & Spa
  • Chatsworth House & Christmas Market
  • Peak District National Park
    • Buxton & Bakewell
  • Festive Liverpool
  • City of Lichfield

Great Houses and Gardens of Cheshire

2021 Summer / England, North, Midlands / Shrigley Hall Hotel & Spa
  • Hotel in Spectacular Countryside Location
  • Historic Roman City of Chester
  • Dunham Massey
  • Tatton Park
  • Arley Hall & Gardens
  • Cholmondeley Castle Gardens

Christmas in the Peak District

2021 Christmas / England, Midlands / Shrigley Hall Hotel & Spa
  • Hotel Entertainment
  • Traditional Christmas Lunch
  • Peak District National Park
  • Buxton
  • Trafford Centre Shopping

Lincolnshire, Stamford, Boston & Skegness

2021 Summer / England, Midlands / Belton Woods
  • Medieval Newark-on-Trent
  • Belton House & Gardens
  • Stamford & Boundary Mills
  • Skegness & Boston

Warwickshire and the Cotswolds

2020 - 2021 Autumn, Winter & Spring / Midlands, England / Swan's Nest Hotel
  • Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Warwick
  • Royal Leamington Spa
  • Cotswolds Tour

Twixmas - Worcester & the Cotswolds

2021 Twixmas / Midlands, England / Fownes Hotel
  • Hotel Entertainment Each Evening
  • Cathedral City of Worcester
  • Cotswold's Towns and Villages
  • Regency Cheltenham