Duration
5 Days
Dates
22nd May 2023 29th May 2023
Price
From £489

Historic Houses, Castles & Workhouses

A medieval castle, Victorian workhouse, and a 17th-century country house are just some of the many places you can explore when you visit these two Midland counties. 

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Price is per person sharing a twin or double room and based on 30 passengers - 10 Singles at no supplement.

  • Itinerary/Excursions

    Belton House

    Belton house is a Grade I listed country house in Belton, near Grantham, built between 1685 and 1688 Sir John Brownlow. It is surrounded by formal gardens and a series of avenues leading to follies within a larger wooded park. Lincolnshire.

    ©National Trust Images/Megan Taylor

    Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

    A beautiful 18th century Victorian house with paintings, furniture, a walled garden and tea room. Lincolnshire.

    ©National Trust Images/Rupert Truman and James Dobson

    Woolsthorpe Manor

    The birthplace and family home of Sir Isaac Newton. The apple tree still stands and is intertwined with his discovery of the law of gravitation. Lincolnshire.

    ©National Trust Images/James Dobson

    Tattershall Castle

    A magnificent 15th century red brick castle, Grade I listed. Lincolnshire.

    ©National Trust Images/Paul Harris

    The Workhouse and Infirmary

    Atmospheric and most complete Victorian Workhouse in Southwell, Nottinghamshire.

    ©National Trust Images/Andrew Butler

    Clumber Park - 3,800 acres of parkland to explore

    Originally home to the Dukes’ of Newcastle Clumber Park is steeped in history with clues to its grand past dotted throughout the park.  Nottinghamshire.

    ©National Trust Images/John Millar

  • Your Holiday Includes

     

    • 4 nights at the Old Barn Hotel, Grantham
    • Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
    • Private coach travel
    • Services of an experienced driver throughout your stay
    • 10 single rooms at no supplement
    • Cancellation protection includes covid and pre-existing medical condition

    N.B. National Trust entrance fees included for NT members

  • Hotel Details

    Holiday Inn, Lincoln

    Overlooking the scenic Brayford Waterfront area and the River Witham, this Holiday Inn is a 5 minute walk of Lincoln Rail station. It features bright, refurbished rooms, a fitness room, onsite restaurant, and a Starbucks coffee house. Opposite Lincoln University and within a 20 minute walk from the Medieval Bishop’s Palace, the hotel offers wonderful views over Lincoln Cathedral. Guests can dine with floor-to-ceiling views of the marina in the spacious restaurant or enjoy the Brayford Bar and Restaurant’s contemporary menu. All rooms have satellite TV, WiFi and Tea/coffee making facilities. The hotel has a lift.

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