Brelade Travel UK - Rifle laying on a table in the sunshine.

Indulge your curiosity with a new outdoor experience

COUNTRY SPORTS SHOWCASE

ENGLISH COUNTRYSIDE SPORTING CULTURE

All sorts of sport have played an important role in England through the centuries. What do the sporting pastimes offer? Relaxation, exhilaration, challenge, a sense of achievement and mostly comradeship.  English Country Sports often also provide some insight into English culture and customs.

But which sport to choose?  Brelade has selected a variety sporting pastimes, that many people are curious about but often don't try as they seem quite inaccessible.  The Country Sport Showcase makes it easy to try something new and offers an interesting assortment from which to choose – fishing, shooting, falconry, horse riding, driving on the golf course or around a track.

More than simple taster sessions, there is guidance on offer from qualified professionals, and a real opportunity for guests to rebalance their mind, body and spirit as they indulge themselves in fine-dining, spa treatments and the extensive grounds of an elegant 5* Country House hotel located in the Kent countryside.

OVERVIEW

HIGHLIGHTS

DAY BY DAY ILLUSTRATION

OVERVIEW

 

Nights: 4

 

 

 

Price: from £500 per person per night

 

[based on 2 people sharing]

 

This is the perfect mid-week or long weekend get-away for those who wish to experience an introduction to English Country Sports culture. This itinerary is a suggestion, but guests have the availability to spend more time on an individual sport or vary the activities to suit their own preference.

 

Perfect for

Brelade Travel UK - Fishing rods and picnic basket by the riverside, Kent UK

WHAT YOU COULD SEE...

Day by day...

  • Day 1 Arrival and transfers

    Guests toast their arrival with chilled champagne, whether that be at City Airport or our joining point at Westminster Pier, central London. Guests will be whisked along the River Thames in a private luxury cruiser, passing the Houses of Parliament and other iconic landmarks before striking out and round the North Kent coast, into the English Channel – destination Ramsgate’s Royal Marina.

    Lunch has been arranged at a notable harbourside restaurant, following which guests will be driven in a luxury 4x4 to the highly acclaimed Eastwell Manor, an elegant 5* Country House hotel, set in wooded acres of the Kent countryside.

    There is an opportunity to take in a swim, spa, or walk in the extensive grounds before being served cocktails and a fine-dining dinner, especially prepared and cooked by the hotel’s talented chef.

  • Day 2

    Enjoy a Full Kent Breakfast, before being driven to the Sandwich Championship Golf Links for 18 holes of golf with the Club-Pro, who will be pleased to offer instruction to the novice or swing improvement to the more seasoned player.

    Lunch will be served in the Clubhouse followed by additional time on the links in the afternoon. Driving, putting or just chatting through the pro’s and con’s of different styles of kit.

    Alternatively guests may choose to return to Eastwell Manor for an afternoon activity of falconry. Guests will be driven back to Eastwell Manor to relax, to enjoy a pre-arranged massage, spa and swim before a delectable fine-dining dinner.

  • Day 3

    Enjoy a Full Kent Breakfast before being driven to the Kent town of Tenterden for a day of fly-fishing tuition at one of the top fishing lakes in England. Take in the serene environment and learn about the types of kit, the different and most favoured styles of fly, and casting.

    Lunch will be served at a local inn or, where appropriate, from a luxury picnic hamper, and hosted by your tutor.

    Late afternoon you will be driven back to Eastwell Manor to relax, and indulge in a variety of spa treatments – with a selection especially designed for men – before a sumptuous fine-dining dinner.

  • Day 4

    Enjoy a Full Kent Breakfast, before being driven to a reputable range to be instructed in the art of rifle shooting, safety and etiquette - followed by an afternoon of clay-pigeon shooting.

    Lunch will be served at a local inn or, where appropriate, from a luxury picnic hamper, and hosted by your tutor.

    Late afternoon you will be driven back to Eastwell Manor to relax and enjoy the hotel facilities, including the opportunity for a pre-arranged massage, before cocktails and a final evening celebration dinner.

  • Day 5 Transfers and departure

    After enjoying a Full Kent Breakfast and checking out – your choice for a final day's activity of memory-making could put you in the saddle of a reliable mount for a gallop across the Camber Sands Beach with lunch at the nearby Gallivant Hotel.

    Or you might opt to sit behind the wheel of a high-speed racing car at the world renowned Brands Hatch for a winning circuit, before a top-level lunch at the track.

    Either way your drive to your designated terminal point for departure is sure to be a lot gentler.

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Brelade Travel UK - Rifle laying on a table in the sunshine.
Brelade Travel UK - Fishing rods and picnic basket by the riverside, Kent UK

PERSONALISED TRAVEL ITINERARY

Brelade believes in offering unparalleled service.  We take the time to get to know you and help design your perfect voyage.

Utilising our unique understanding, expertise and connections on the ground, Brelade will create your perfect itinerary  – combining the ultimate in exclusive ambiance and unforgettable experiences.

Take the first step on a journey of discovery.

TRAVEL CLINIC

Need to know more about your chosen destination – Brelade is here to help.

Our recommendations about locations and experiences in Southern Africa, the Arabian Peninsular & South America will help you prepare before you embark on your next voyage.

For information on how to make your next trip truly unforgettable.

Brelade Travel UK - Rifle laying on a table in the sunshine.

Indulge your curiosity with

a new outdoor experience

COUNTRY

SPORTS SHOWCASE

Brelade Travel UK - Rifle laying on a table in the sunshine.

ENGLISH COUNTRYSIDE

SPORTING CULTURE

All sorts of sport have played an important role in England through the centuries. What do the sporting pastimes offer? Relaxation, exhilaration, challenge, a sense of achievement and mostly comradeship.  English Country Sports often also provide some insight into English culture and customs.

But which sport to choose?  Brelade has selected a variety sporting pastimes, that many people are curious about but often don't try as they seem quite inaccessible.  The Country Sport Showcase makes it easy to try something new and offers an interesting assortment from which to choose – fishing, shooting, falconry, horse riding, driving on the golf course or around a track.

More than simple taster sessions, there is guidance on offer from qualified professionals, and a real opportunity for guests to rebalance their mind, body and spirit as they indulge themselves in fine-dining, spa treatments and the extensive grounds of an elegant 5* Country House hotel located in the Kent countryside.

OVERVIEW

HIGHLIGHTS

DAY BY DAY

 ILLUSTRATION

OVERVIEW

 

 

 

 

 

Nights: 4

 

 

 

Price: from

 

£500 per person per night

 

[based on 2 people sharing]

 

This is the perfect mid-week or long weekend get-away for those who wish to experience an introduction to English Country Sports culture. This itinerary is a suggestion, but guests have the availability to spend more time on an individual sport or vary the activities to suit their own preference.

 

Perfect for

Brelade Travel UK - Country Sports Showcase, Kent UK

WHAT YOU COULD SEE...

Day by day...

  • Day 1 Arrival and transfers

    Guests toast their arrival with chilled champagne, whether that be at City Airport or our joining point at Westminster Pier, central London. Guests will be whisked along the River Thames in a private luxury cruiser, passing the Houses of Parliament and other iconic landmarks before striking out and round the North Kent coast, into the English Channel – destination Ramsgate’s Royal Marina.

    Lunch has been arranged at a notable harbourside restaurant, following which guests will be driven in a luxury 4x4 to the highly acclaimed Eastwell Manor, an elegant 5* Country House hotel, set in wooded acres of the Kent countryside.

    There is an opportunity to take in a swim, spa, or walk in the extensive grounds before being served cocktails and a fine-dining dinner, especially prepared and cooked by the hotel’s talented chef.

  • Day 2

    Enjoy a Full Kent Breakfast, before being driven to the Sandwich Championship Golf Links for 18 holes of golf with the Club-Pro, who will be pleased to offer instruction to the novice or swing improvement to the more seasoned player.

    Lunch will be served in the Clubhouse followed by additional time on the links in the afternoon. Driving, putting or just chatting through the pro’s and con’s of different styles of kit.

    Alternatively guests may choose to return to Eastwell Manor for an afternoon activity of falconry. Guests will be driven back to Eastwell Manor to relax, to enjoy a pre-arranged massage, spa and swim before a delectable fine-dining dinner.

  • Day 3

    Enjoy a Full Kent Breakfast before being driven to the Kent town of Tenterden for a day of fly-fishing tuition at one of the top fishing lakes in England. Take in the serene environment and learn about the types of kit, the different and most favoured styles of fly, and casting.

    Lunch will be served at a local inn or, where appropriate, from a luxury picnic hamper, and hosted by your tutor.

    Late afternoon you will be driven back to Eastwell Manor to relax, and indulge in a variety of spa treatments – with a selection especially designed for men – before a sumptuous fine-dining dinner.

  • Day 4

    Enjoy a Full Kent Breakfast, before being driven to a reputable range to be instructed in the art of rifle shooting, safety and etiquette - followed by an afternoon of clay-pigeon shooting.

    Lunch will be served at a local inn or, where appropriate, from a luxury picnic hamper, and hosted by your tutor.

    Late afternoon you will be driven back to Eastwell Manor to relax and enjoy the hotel facilities, including the opportunity for a pre-arranged massage, before cocktails and a final evening celebration dinner.

  • Day 5 Transfers and departure

    After enjoying a Full Kent Breakfast and checking out – your choice for a final day's activity of memory-making could put you in the saddle of a reliable mount for a gallop across the Camber Sands Beach with lunch at the nearby Gallivant Hotel.

    Or you might opt to sit behind the wheel of a high-speed racing car at the world renowned Brands Hatch for a winning circuit, before a top-level lunch at the track.

    Either way your drive to your designated terminal point for departure is sure to be a lot gentler.

TRAVEL CLINIC

Need to know more about your chosen destination – Brelade is here to help.

Our recommendations about locations and experiences in Southern Africa, the Arabian Peninsular & South America will help you prepare before you embark on your next voyage.

For information on how to make your next trip truly unforgettable

PERSONALISED TRAVEL ITINERARY

Brelade believes in offering unparalleled service.  We take the time to get to know you and help design your perfect voyage.

Utilising our unique understanding, expertise and connections on the ground, Brelade will create your perfect itinerary  – combining the ultimate in exclusive ambiance and unforgettable experiences.

Take the first step on

a journey of discovery

Brelade Travel UK - Rifle laying on a table in the sunshine.

ENGLISH COUNTRYSIDE

SPORTING CULTURE

All sorts of sport have played an important role in England through the centuries. What do the sporting pastimes offer? Relaxation, exhilaration, challenge, a sense of achievement and mostly comradeship.  English Country Sports often also provide some insight into English culture and customs.

But which sport to choose?  Brelade has selected a variety sporting pastimes, that many people are curious about but often don't try as they seem quite inaccessible.  The Country Sport Showcase makes it easy to try something new and offers an interesting assortment from which to choose – fishing, shooting, falconry, horse riding, driving on the golf course or around a track.

More than simple taster sessions, there is guidance on offer from qualified professionals, and a real opportunity for guests to rebalance their mind, body and spirit as they indulge themselves in fine-dining, spa treatments and the extensive grounds of an elegant 5* Country House hotel located in the Kent countryside.

Brelade Travel UK - Country Sports Showcase, Kent UK

TRAVEL CLINIC

Need to know more about your chosen destination – Brelade is here to help.

Our recommendations about locations and experiences in Southern Africa, the Arabian Peninsular & South America will help you prepare before you embark on your next voyage.

For information on how to make your next trip truly unforgettable

PERSONALISED TRAVEL ITINERARY

Brelade believes in offering unparalleled service.  We take the time to get to know you and help design your perfect voyage.

Utilising our unique understanding, expertise and connections on the ground, Brelade will create your perfect itinerary  – combining the ultimate in exclusive ambiance and unforgettable experiences.

Take the first step on

a journey of discovery.