With our modern day, hectic lifestyles, it’s more important than ever to get away from the stresses and strains of everyday life and make the most of our spare time to focus on our loved ones.
Romantic weekend getaways in the UK
While week-long holidays are not always an option, a romantic weekend break in the UK offers the perfect opportunity to recharge the batteries. If you’re planning a romantic weekend with your partner this Valentine’s, why not enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the wonderful British countryside?
Visit lovely Wiltshire
The scenic county of Wiltshire alters with the seasons, making it a joy to explore at any time of the year. Whether you’re looking to take a romantic stroll around the British countryside, or enjoy a lazy lunch while overlooking the rolling green hills, Wiltshire is home to the famous Stonehenge and Avebury World Heritage Sites, Longleat Safari Park and the National Trust gardens at Stourhead, offering visitors the opportunity to immerse themselves in nature and step into the area’s timeless past. For those who prefer to enjoy the view at an even more leisurely pace, hop aboard the Swindon & Cricklade Railway and journey back in time through the north Wiltshire countryside.
For an intimate stay, choose Howard House Hotel
One of the area’s most beautiful hidden gems –Howard House Hotel – is nestled in the idyllic village of Teffont, where it has stood for many centuries. A mellow stone building encircled by a secret garden, a warm welcome and blazing log fire set the tone for an unforgettable romantic getaway in the UK. Howard House Hotel is an elegant, independently owned and run country retreat just perfect for escaping for a couple of days.
Available exclusively over Valentine’s weekend, and priced at £550 for two people, Howard House Hitek offer a romantic two night stay, including a heavenly six course tasting menu attentively prepared by head chef Nick, plus champagne and a selection of homemade treats in your room upon arrival.
The Valentine’s weekend tasting menu has been created sourcing the finest of ingredients. Using the best in local meats, game, fish and seafood and the freshest of vegetables, head chef Nick Wentworth works closely with the hotel’s local suppliers and Julian Pughe, who has cared for the hotel’s traditional kitchen garden for over 20 years.
Recently refurbished, the hotel’s cosy bedrooms have been furnished with an emphasis on restfulness and luxury. Each comes with a stylish LCD television and plush, relaxing bed. All include en suite bathrooms featuring blissful ‘White Company’ toiletries and offering guests the option of a rejuvenating shower or tranquil bath.
Make time for the love of your life this Valentine’s Day by treating them to an unforgettable romantic weekend break at Howard House Hotel Hotel, offering memories that are sure to stay with you both for a lifetime.« View all blog articles.