Special Occasions

A weekend celebrating a special occasion is always great use of your precious leisure time. Let “More Weekends” provide you with all the essential elements to make your celebratory weekend absolutely perfect, whatever the occasion… a romantic event, a birthday, an anniversary or seasonal festivities.

There are so many ways to celebrate, from a special meal out to spending time having fun, indulging a passion or simply chilling out. Spend time as a couple, a group of friends, as an extended family or even on your own? However you prefer to celebrate More Weekends can help.

Romantic Events, Honeymoons & Valentines Day

Being in love is always a reason to celebrate, enjoy a romantic meal at one of our carefully selected places to eat or why not take in a musical event or show view events & entertainment >>

A short break or weekend away at one of our romantic hotels or cottages is also highly recommended. view places to stay >>

Choose somewhere with a memorable location, top quality service and of course some peace and quiet, to enable you to weave those magic spells. Honeymoons of course require something even more special, many of the hotels featured have special honeymoon suites and extra touches available for the happy couple. Romantic hotels in stunning away from it all locations with luxury bedrooms, four poster beds, champagne on ice and rose petals scattered on the pillow is a great start to any romantic weekend rendezvous.

Romantic Hotels

Some romantic hotels we highly recommend because of either their location, ambience, history or facilities include, in Scotland – De Vere Cameron House>> on the shores of Loch Lomond or in Edinburgh – The Malmaison Edinburgh>> on the waterfront of the bohemian port of Leith.

For Wales why not visit Lake Vyrnwy >> with its stunning hillside setting or the superb five star St Davids Hotel and Spa>>– in Cardiff. The landscape of The Lake District itself oozes romance and there are so many hotels with stunning locations you will be spoilt for choice, The Lakeside – Newby Bridge >> and Sharrow Bay – Ullswater >> are two we highly recommend.

In the North of England we suggest The De Vere Slaley Hall – Hexham >>, The Grange – York >>, The Chester Grosvenor and Spa >> – in the heart of Chester and in the Peak District, The Paramount Palace Hotel – Buxton >>

In The Midlands, Home Counties and East Anglia liberally sprinkled with romantic cities including Oxford, Norwich, Cambridge and Stratford Upon Avon, themselves set in areas of natural beauty including The Cotswolds, the Broads and the Thames Valley. There are so many romantic venues to consider, our suggestions include the Charlecote Pheasant – Stratford Upon Avon >> , The Macdonald Randolph – Oxford >> , The Lygon Arms – Broadway>> in the heart of The Cotswolds, The Clivedon & The Pavilion Spa - Taplow>> or The Marriott Sprowston Manor Hotel Golf & Country Club >> near Norwich.

For The West Country and South of England why not consider … The Beaulieu Hotel >> in the heart of the New Forest, The De Vere Grand Brighton >> on the seafront in this chic resort, The Saunton Sands Hotel – Devon >>, The Carlyon Bay Hotel - St Austell >> with its lofty cliff top location or The Royal Crescent Hotel – Bath >> situated in the Royal Crescent itself.

Finally for London one of the most unique romantic and historical cities in the UK, hotels we recommend include The Thistle Caring Cross >>, The Jolly Hotel St Ermins >>, The Riverbank Park Plaza >> and of course The Savoy >>

Romantic Cottages

However if it’s a romantic cottage hideaway you would prefer, we have recommended here a small selection of some of our favourites.

Situated in Bude – Cornwall, this “holiday suite” is part of Ebbingford Manor dating back some 850 years, or in Kent stay at Malthouse Barn - Nr Canterbury >>, a detached barn nestling in 26 acres and guaranteeing complete tranquillity.

In the midlands stay at this charming 17th century semi detached barn conversion, Mathon, Nr Malvern>> or located in a secluded hamlet close to Stratford upon Avon, Courtyard Cottage >> is a delightful 19th Century terraced cottage .

In the north we suggest Honeymoon Cottage >> situated near Malham in the Yorkshire Dales, Grooms Cottage >> at the foot of Helvellyn close to the shores of lake Thirlmere, or Shaftoe Grange - Belsay >> in the North East a character cottage offering delightful accommodation.

Finally for Scotland and Wales, try Berry Hill Cottage >> a detached stone cottage set in woodland close to the cliffs and beaches of the Scotland’s East Coast, or Rosemarkie >> a fisherman’s cottage, located in the Highlands on the Black Isle whilst in Wales Towy Cottage >> , Manor Deilo , Nr Llandeilo in Mid Wales is a 17th century cottage with oak beams and inglenook.

Birthday Treat

From first birthdays to 101st birthdays, whatever your age or that of that “special” somebody a weekend celebrating a birthday is always great fun. Go out for a celebratory meal or enjoy a Day Out view Days Out >> or get away from it all by staying in one of our large choice of Hotels, Cottages and Guest Houses view Places to Stay >>

Mothers Day

Treating mum to celebrate that special day is always an enjoyable experience. Sunday lunch somewhere special is the obvious reward but why not be different and daring - take her for a great Day Out somewhere special, a stately home, a stunning garden, or a fun filled theme park view Days Out >>. For an even bigger treat, then a night way at one of our great Places to Stay >> is the ultimate in Mothers Day indulgence.

Seasonal Festivities

Christmas, New Year and Easter are naturally times of celebration. Many special events, dining out opportunities and special breaks are available with “extra trimmings” to make the festivities even more enjoyable. To find out about special Events and Entertainment to enjoy over the festive period click here >> or for detail on hotel breaks click here >>