A Show of Camellias & Tropical Orchids

Plan your winter escape with a visit to a stunning show of camellias at Chiswick House and a tropical paradise of orchids at Kew Gardens.  Offer your groups a double helping of cheerfulness to brighten a dull day!
CAMELLIA SHOW AT CHISWICK HOUSE
22 February – 25 March 2019 (dates to be confirmed)
Open from 10am to 4pm each day, except for Mondays

Come and admire the rare and historic Camellias in the Grade 1 listed Conservatory, a gorgeous array of blooms; pink, red, white and striped. Visit the collection of 33 different varieties, many of which are descended from the original planting in 1828.  Among them is the unique Middlemist’s Red, originally brought from China in 1804 by Londoner John Middlemist, a nurseryman from Shepherds Bush – a truly elegant experience in the most elegant of historic houses. Convenient coach drop off and parking 100 metres away from Chiswick House in Burlington Lane.

 

ORCHIDS FESTIVAL AT KEW
10 February – 11 March (2019 dates to be confirmed)

Experience a celebration of Thailand’s vibrant plant life and culture at Kew’s tropical Orchid Festival, held in the Princess of Wales Conservatory.  Immerse yourself in the colours, culture and magnificent plant life and enjoy the colourful displays, decorated archways, handcrafted Thai umbrellas, exquisite Bang-Pa-In inspired orchid palace and a special Thai cart on loan from Thailand’s embassy in London – a truly tropical paradise!
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Crowne Plaza London Heathrow

Heathrow
Bright and spacious guest rooms will make you feel right at home. All rooms feature fast Wi-Fi access and when you’re ready to relax, turn on the state-of-the-art TV and make a cup of coffee or tea, or try the minibar. Guests can also use their time at the hotel to relax and enjoy the extensive leisure facilities with fully equipped gym, indoor 16 metre pool, sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi. Children are allowed in the pool until 20:00 Sunday to Thursdays and 21:00 on Fridays and Saturdays.

Holiday Inn Heathrow M4/J4

Heathrow
A contemporary hotel close to Heathrow Airport, the Holiday Inn M4 J4 at Drayton is perfectly placed for day trips to London's museums, shops and galleries, Windsor Castle and Legoland Windsor.  All 230 bedrooms contain a TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. This hotel has 71 family rooms (double with double sofa bed/twin with single sofa bed), and 6 accessible rooms are available. Enjoy classic and continental dishes in the restaurant, or relax at leisure in the lounge bar.  The hotel has a fitness centre available for use.  Coach parking is on-site and is free of charge (hotel uses Parking Eyes).

Holiday Inn London Heathrow M4 Jct 4

West Drayton, London
1 Night Half Board
March 2019
Twin from £67pp
No Single Supplement (max 2, incl. driver)

Inclusions
• Full cooked breakfast
• 3 course evening buffet menu
• Entry to Camellia Show at Chiswick House
• Entry to Orchid Festival at Kew Gardens


Crowne Plaza Heathrow

West Drayton, London
1 Night Half Board
March 2019
Twin from £73pp
Single Supplement from £25

Inclusions
• Full cooked breakfast
• 3 course menu with choice of course
• Buffet menu (groups of 20+)
• Tea/coffee after dinner
• Entry to Camellia Show at Chiswick House
• Entry to Orchid Festival at Kew Gardens


Optional entry to Chiswick House on selected weekend dates available at a supplement
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Prices starting from...

£67 for 2 days

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Features of this tour


  • Entry to Camellia Show at Chiswick House

  • • Entry to Orchid Festival at Kew Gardens