Goodwood GRRC

GRAND TOUR - LEG 4: Wales Route

Whilst we have made the below recommendations for Hotels, it is important to state that Members are welcome to stay wherever they wish along the routes.

On the final night we will provide an end location where all Members can join together for a drink before going their separate ways.

Thursday 9 August

5* Château Rhianfa
Beaumaris Rd, Menai Bridge LL59 5NS
01248 880090
Rooms from £170

Overlooking the Menai Strait, this boutique hotel housed in a dramatic 19th-century French-style chateau with cottages and landscaped gardens is 3.9 miles from Bangor Cathedral and 10 miles from Caernarfon Castle.
Luxe rooms and suites feature mountain or sea views, and free Wi-Fi. Upgraded rooms add 4-poster or sleigh beds. The 3 cottages include kitchens.
An acclaimed restaurant offers seasonal dishes in a wood-panelled dining room. Other amenities include wine caves and a tennis court, as well as a gym, a sauna and a hot tub. There’s also a game room, a music room with original wood features, and a sunroom, along with a private beach.

Friday 10 August

4* Lake Vyrnwy Hotel & Spa
Llanwddyn, Powys SY10 0LY
01691 870692
Rooms from £165

Situated on a 24,000 acre national nature reserve, this upscale, lakefront spa hotel was built in 1890 and has panoramic hillside views. It’s 18.7 miles from Welshpool Golf Club and 22.3 miles from Welshpool train station.
The elegant rooms feature Egyptian cotton sheets, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi, as well as tea and coffeemaking equipment. Some rooms also have 4-poster beds and private balconies with lake views.
There’s a renowned fine-dining restaurant, a bistro and a traditional pub. Afternoon tea is also served. Other amenities include meeting rooms, function spaces and a full-service spa with a gym.

Saturday 11 August

4* Swindon Marriott Hotel
Pipers Way, Swindon SN3 1SH
Rooms from £123

This traditional hotel is 2 miles from the Wilts & Berks Canal and 5 miles from Barbury Castle. 
The conservative rooms have Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, desks, and tea and coffeemaking facilities. Upgraded rooms add sitting areas with sofas. Suites feature separate living areas with sofabeds and garden views. Room service is available.
The property offers a refined European restaurant and a simple cafe with a bar, as well as an indoor pool, a 24-hour exercise room, a sauna and tennis courts. Other amenities include a business centre and 9 meeting rooms, plus free parking.

Sunday 12 August

4* Goodwood Hotel
New Barn Hill, Chichester PO18 0QB
Rooms from £120

Set on the Goodwood Estate in an 18th-century stone building, this intimate boutique hotel is 0.8 miles from the art collection at Goodwood House, and 2.1 miles from Goodwood Racecourse.
The chic rooms and suites are decorated with both antique and contemporary furnishings, and have en suite bathrooms, flat-screen TVs, and tea and coffeemaking facilities. Some rooms feature private terraces.
There’s free full English breakfast, and dining options include a modern bar/grill and a gastropub offering upscale dishes made with home-grown ingredients. Other amenities include a fitness centre, an indoor pool, spa treatments, and 2 golf courses.


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Goodwood Travel has secured allocation at the above hotels at a preferential rate. Get in touch asap to secure your room or to enquire about any other hotel.

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