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Brandy Hole in Hullbridge is one of the most picturesque event venues in Essex, with its coastal location offering great views of the Crouch, whether you're enjoying a drink out on the decking area, or something more substantial inside one of the three recently refurbished function rooms. Fully licensed for weddings and civil ceremonies, the venue can cater whatever the occasion; from afternoon teas and buffets, to sit-down meals and even hog roasts, the staff will work with you to make your event a truly memorable one! Brandy Hole offers you the freedom of choice.READ MORE
Set in over 250 acres of beautiful English countryside, Stock Brook Country Club has over 25 years experience of facilitating and planning every kind of special occasion or celebration from; Birthday & Engagement Parties, anniversaries, christenings, Sweet 16’s, Charity events and Awards evenings. With luxurious facilities, stunning country charm and an outstanding attention to detail, Stock brook is one of the number one venues and providers of conference and banqueting functions in Essex.READ MORE
Down Hall is renowned for hosting stunning weddings, which have received the stamp of approval from celebrities on more than one occasion! With a variety of banqueting rooms with panoramic views over the beautiful gardens, Down Hall caters for the most elegant of ceremonies, wedding breakfasts and receptions. On-site wedding co-ordinators will guide brides and grooms-to-be seamlessly from the initial meeting right up to the big day with creative ideas, a contacts book fit to bursting and years of valuable experience organising exceptional events. One of the largest meeting and event venues in Bishop’s Stortford, Down Hall boasts 26 multi-purpose rooms with a maximum conference capacity of 200 guests. Located just 15 minutes from Stansted Airport and 45 minutes from Central London, the hotel is a popular choice for a range of conferences!READ MORE
Situated in beautiful Essex countryside, Orsett Hall is a stunning hotel, wedding and event venue. Set in 12 acres of landscaped gardens, this private country house, its luxurious facilities and friendly, polite staff provide everything needed to make this an award-winning venue. Boasting a luxury boutique spa, 56 luxurious bedrooms and five lavish bridal suites, Orsett Hall Hotel can provide you with everything you need to make it a perfect escape.READ MORE
Take time to relax at Hanbury Manor Marriott Hotel & Country Club. Situated on over 200 acres of lush Hertfordshire parkland, our Jacobean country manor is a sight to behold. Each of our 161 tastefully appointed suites features unique personal touches and state-of-the-art amenities. Prepare to be amazed by our stately wood-panelled libraries, open fireplaces, and sophisticated venues, which provide a remarkable setting for any wedding or event. Our hotel offers an abundance of luxury resources for our guests. Play a round of golf at our 18-hole championship course, treat yourself to an afternoon of tranquility at our signature spa, or enjoy exquisite dining options from our collection of hotel restaurants. Our hotel, located just 25 miles from London in Hertfordshire, allows for easy exploration of the gorgeous English countryside.READ MORE
The Pig in Brockenhurst is a rustic country house in the New Forest. The cosy bedrooms are comfortably furnished in shabby chic style, and each has its own well-stocked larder. The popular restaurant serves meals in the conservatory. For those in need of a little pampering, the former potting shed has been converted into a spa treatment room. The relaxed atmosphere means you can head here for a romantic weekend, or a family holiday. The Pig makes an ideal base for exploring the New Forest. There are plenty of activities available nearby – horse riding, cycling, fishing, sailing – or you can visit one of the stately homes in the area, such as Beaulieu, with the National Motor Museum.READ MORE
Health and Fitness Travel is a luxury wellness travel company specialising in creating exceptional healthy holidays around the world. Founded in the UK with headquarters across the globe in both London and Australia they are leaders in health and fitness holidays and go the extra mile to ensure you receive an exceptional experience from start to finish.
Their team of experts offer superior knowledge of worldwide luxury wellness holidays; they've travelled the world, researched extensively and reviewed in detail to provide the best recommendations with professional and honest feedback.
Health and Fitness Travel provide holidays where the emphasis is on physical and mental wellbeing. Packages can be tailored to you, whether you're in need of adventure sports, a healthy honeymoon, a detox spa break, or their new mental makeover retreat.READ MORE
Escape to The Ritz-Carlton, Abama, one of the most exquisite luxury resorts in Tenerife, Spain overlooking the brilliant blue Atlantic waters. The Moorish-inspired hotel features one of the finest golf courses in Spain, the renowned 72-par golf course designed by Dave Thomas. With the luxury hotel's two Michelin-star restaurants feed the soul with inventive Basque or Japanese cuisine.Set in the resort’s spectacular setting along the graceful slopes of the Teide Mountains when seeking restaurants in Tenerife. Holding two Michelin stars, Chef Martín Berasategui’s signature restaurant, M.B, offers an authentic taste of Basque cuisine, where profound flavors intermingle to produce a surprising sensory experience. Kabuki, a Michelin star destination among Tenerife restaurants, presents Chef Ricardo Sanz distinctive Japanese fare fused with traditional Western culinary techniques, with ingredients sourced from the fertile Canary Islands. The result is as impeccably delectable as it is visually stunning.READ MORE
The Sandpiper Bay Resort has premium sports facilities, with golf, tennis, beach volleyball, basketball and more, making this the perfect place for active families. When you feel like a break, take a walk down the St Lucie River, which runs alongside our Club Med Resort, and admire the finest scenery Florida has to offer.
The resort is located just 2 hours south of Orlando and the same north of Miami, on the east coast of Florida, Club Med Sandpiper stretches along the St Lucie River, with its lush vegetation. Competitive spirit is a natural asset in Florida, and sport is one of life's great pleasures.
Discover the Club Med Academies, where you can play tennis, golf or take fitness classes with pro coaches in amazing facilities to ensure you make good progress. Ideal for families, Sandpiper proposes leisure activities for all ages, and the entire family will enjoy a memorable all-inclusive vacation.READ MORE
Anantara's Hua Hin hotel is one of the best luxury resorts in Thailand, offering a relaxing retreat encorporated with traditional Thailand culture. Located on a the stunning Hua Hin beach, it is the perfect luxurious seaside resort to unwind and relax. To enquire, call our Escapes team on 01702 815074.READ MORE
Casa Des Jondal is the leading holiday resort in Ibiza, it's positioned within walking distance of the crystal waters of beautiful Cala Jondal Beach on the superb southern coast of the paradise of Ibiza. This stylish retreat represents an effortlessly on-trend blend of understated Scandinavian cool with classic Ibizan features and flow. With the ability for division into three areas, this magnificent property has the flexibility required to play host to any occasion you desire.
Finished to impeccably high standards throughout, the modern interiors open seamlessly onto terraces furnished with sun lounges and scatter cushions just perfect for a chilled out afternoon with family or friends. Dream the day away as you gaze out over the surrounding forest from the spectacular twelve metre infinity pool. Mix it up with the locals, or the skippers of the super yachts of summer at the Casa Des Jondal on Ibiza’s picturesque Cala Jondal Beach.
Hotel Hospes Amérigo, Alicante, is located just a short stroll away from the beautiful Postiguet Beach and Marina. Guests can easily get to this five star boutique hotel in Alicante when flying from Southend airport. For enquires contact our Exquisite Escapes team on 01702 815074.READ MORE
The party never ends at Ushuaia The Tower on the hedonistic island of Ibiza. Chase your bliss by the stunning pool, enjoy the party from the terrace of your own room then rub shoulders with VIPs on the dancefloor as you rave until dawn. Experience relaxation at the Balinese style cabanas of the extravagant Xpa, the new wellness service from Ushuaïa. Your personal training needs are fulfilled by Captain Emo with a team of highly qualified personal trainers at your disposal. Eat and drink the flavours of Ushuaïa in your choice of eleven restaurants, bars and beach clubs. Live out your fantasies through the complete Ushaïa experience of lavish decadence at the exclusive Ushuaia The Tower.READ MORE
Nobu Hotel Ibiza offers a seductive luxury escape designed for a blissful getaway in between nights of high-energy entertainment. It’s the perfect location to create a blend of epic lasting memories and one destination you’ll keep returning to.
Positioned on the beautiful sunny shores of Talamanca Bay, the resort is within a stone’s throw of the airport and home of the the trendiest fashion boutiques of the Island. Home to Ibiza's only Nobu Hotel Ibiza Restaurant, delicious Japanese fusion cuisines such as Black Cod Miso and Yellowtail Sashimi are carefully served along with favourites inspired by the Island. Exotic cocktails and purifying juices are also on hand within the destination’s healthy gourmet cafe to stay hydrated underneath the dazzling sun.
Nobu Hotel Ibiza ensures guests are entertained throughout the night also, the restaurant provides a chic night spot for those who wouldn't rather collapse into one of the 152 lavish rooms and suites. Stunning sea views are also available for the ultimate luxury experience.READ MORE
The Ritz- Carlton Key Biscayne, Florida is located just 20 minutes from Miami International Airport, but this Oasis is worlds away from the hustle and bustle of downtown Miami.
The iconic hotel is set along Key Biscayne, a five-mile barrier island alongside Miami. This 1,200-foot golden sandy beach is the only South Florida location to be named among Dr. Stephen Leatherman's "America's Best Beaches" list.
With two pools, one adult only and the other family friendly, the Ritz Carlton Key Biscayne offers everything you need for a family holiday.
The resort boasts the largest Tennis Center of any Ritz-Carlton with 10 soft clay Hydro-courts and one hard court designed by tennis legend Cliff Drysdale, daily tennis clinics and lessons with United States Professional Tennis Association pros, and a pro shop There is Golf nearby at the Crandon Golf Course, spa and fitness center, daily Ritz-Kids program, making this a destination for all ages.READ MORE
Escape to the Ritz Carlton Abama, one of the most exquisite luxury resorts in Tenerife, Spain overlooking the brilliant blue Atlantic waters. Situated in the tranquil enclave of Guía de Isora, the beauty of nature abounds at the Ritz Carlton Abama, one of the most idyllic luxury resorts on the Canary Islands Immerse yourself in the natural surroundings of Guia de Isora that quenches your thirst for beauty at every turn. The Moorish-inspired hotel features one of the finest golf courses in Spain, the renowned 72-par golf course designed by Dave Thomas. With the luxury hotel's two Michelin-star restaurants feed the soul with inventive Basque or Japanese cuisine.Set in the resort’s spectacular setting along the graceful slopes of the Teide Mountains when seeking restaurants in Tenerife.READ MORE
5-star hotels in London simply don’t come any finer. Settled in the heart of Mayfair, The Connaught is loved for its winning combination of elegance and world-famous service. Let your butler take care of your every whim and give yourself time to relish the exceptional fine art, Michelin-starred dining, atmospheric Mayfair bars and every creature comfort you could possibly wish for.READ MORE
Greenwood's hotel and spa is the perfect choice for a flawless and truly memorable event. Specialising in weddings, corporate conferences and special events, Greenwoods function suites represent the perfect blend of traditional and modern and can easily accommodate small, intimate weddings as well as grand ceremonies and events or corporate functions.READ MORE
One of London's most celebrated 5-star hotels, Mandarin Oriental overlooks the iconic Hyde Park and Knightsbridge. Providing an exciting mix of elegance and luxury, this hotel offers a luxurious 5-star hideaway, close to London's major attractions. The hotel boasts 167 elegant rooms, 26 richly furnished suites with individual features and a knowledgeable guest services manager on every floor to cater to any needs you may have. With world-famous restaurants, a stunning spa and excellent service, this hotel offers a fashionable and timeless base in the centre of the British capital.READ MORE