To celebrate English Tourism Week (30 March – 7 April) attractions, accommodation providers and destinations are offering discounts during the week to highlight the wonderful experiences to be enjoyed around England. Here’s just a few of them …
15% off a food and drink adventure in Bath
30 March – 6 April
Savouring Bath is offering 15% off its culinary tours of this enticing Somerset city. The three-hour tour introduces visitors to top local producers and retailers, with plenty of tasty treats to try along the way. Use promo code ETW_2019 when purchasing a ticket during English Tourism Week (advance booking only).
Free experiences at Discover Lincolnshire Weekend
30 – 31 March
Visitors to Lincolnshire during Discover Lincolnshire Weekend can enjoy free entry to top attractions, some of which will be putting on extra fun activities for the occasion. Highlights include free rides on Lincoln’s open-top tour bus, free entry to Lincoln Cathedral, and free tours of the grounds of Lincoln Castle.
20% off hovercraft travel from Portsmouth to the Isle of Wight
30 March – 7 April
During English Tourism Week, visitors heading for the dreamy coastlines of the Isle of Wight can experience the thrill of Hovertravel for 20% less. Departing from Southsea, Portsmouth, the journey across the Solent takes just under 10 minutes, making it the quickest route available. And did you know it’s the world’s only passenger hovercraft service? Offer available on adult and child day returns during English Tourism Week.
20% off group breaks at an English farmhouse in Cheshire
31 March – 5 April
To mark English Tourism Week, Brookbank Farm is offering 20% off stays. Ideal for a big group of friends or a family get-together. With its inglenook fireplaces, Aga and outdoor hot tub, the farmhouse makes for a restful base amid the Cheshire countryside. Great for keen cyclists and walkers. Guests to quote VisitEngland when booking.
Free dinner at The Runnymede on Thames Hotel & Spa in Surrey
31 March – 4 April
This contemporary four-star hotel and spa, close to Windsor, is offering one free dinner per person with a two-night bed and breakfast stay during English Tourism Week. The dinner will be in the hotel’s riverside Leftbank restaurant on the second night of the stay (excluding all drinks). Bookings to be made via the reservations team on 01784 220 880 or by email at email@example.com. Quote ETW19 when booking.
20% off any 2019 narrowboat holiday with Blue Otter Boats, various locations
30 March – 7 April
For those who’ve always harboured romantic ideas of a slow travel adventure on a narrowboat, now’s the time to make it happen. Blue Otter Boats are offering 20% off all 2019 trips booked during English Tourism Week. Guests can choose from two fully-equipped, modern boats. The Skipton in Yorkshire, on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal, is wonderful for couples while the Wootton Wawen in Warwickshire, on the Stratford canals, sleeps up to four. Both have hot running water, electricity, a gas stove and bathroom.
50% off entrance to The Sculpture Park, Surrey Hills
1– 5 April
The Sculpture Park is a hidden gem for art lovers, collectors, photographers and nature enthusiasts. Nestled in the heart of the Surrey Hills it is a magical world of water gardens, woodlands and incredible sculptures, with works by national and international artists. Visitors between 1 and 5 April receive 50% off admission.
20% off tickets for Timber festival in the National Forest
5 – 7 July
Festival goers who book their tickets to Timber 2019 during English Tourism Week get 20% off. This unique festival, held in the National Forest on the Leicestershire/Derbyshire border, invites attendees to recharge mind, body and soul amid the soothing sights and sounds of nature. Featuring an inspiring line-up of artists, musicians, writers and thinkers.
For more information on offers and other events during English Tourism Week visit www.visitengland.com/things-to-do/english-tourism-week.