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VIP – Very Important Pooch!

If you follow us on Social Media, you may have noticed our resident pet pooch ‘Daisy’. Every week Daisy makes the rounds to visit each of our hotels and enjoys her long walks through the grounds and, of course all the fuss and attention. Over …

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Shopping Is The Best Medicine

Whilst treating yourself and loved on to a weekend away, the desire to treat yourselves to a spot of retail therapy can be hard to ignore, especially if you are choosing to stay at Rowhill Grange Hotel. Located a mere 15 minute drive away is …

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The History of Brunch

Even if you disagree on whether to have it late morning or early afternoon, brunch is surely one of the best parts of modern-day food culture. Not quite breakfast. Not quite lunch. The late morning to mid-afternoon tradition of brunch has …

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Exploring Guildford Castle

Why not take time during your visit to Barnett Hill Hotel to dive into a bit of local history? Visit Guildford Castle and head to the top of The Great Tower for a 360 degree panoramic view of Guildford and the beautiful surrounding countryside. …

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Exploring Wakehurst Place

Located just 3 miles from Alexander House and 11 miles from Langshott Manor, you will find Wakehurst place nestled in the peaceful Sussex countryside. Managed by Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and set in 465 acres of country estate, Wakehurst boasts …

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Afternoon Tea – a Great British Tradition!

Afternoon Tea is one of the most quintessential English customs and this summer we are celebrating this delightful tradition. Tea itself has been a popular afternoon drink since the 1600’s but Afternoon Tea is a surprisingly new tradition and …

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Unlock The Fascination With Escape Rooms

In the past few years escape rooms have risen dramatically in popularity. Often listed on TripAdvisor as the #1 local attractions, escape rooms don’t just offer some feel-food fun, they give players a chance to demonstrate their skillset and …

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A Brief History of The English Breakfast

The traditional full cooked breakfast is a national institution. Most of us love a full cooked breakfast; you can even travel abroad, to the Mediterranean resorts of Spain and find this quintessentially British dish on sale in cafes and …

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