As a countdown to this year’s Afternoon Tea Week 10-16 August 2015 we will be running reviews and listings to help you choose which High Tea you will be indulging in! Record numbers of our favourite hotels, tea rooms, and restaurants are planning exclusive events and discounts up and down the country ensuring it will be the biggest celebration of teatime treats in the world.
The 4 star Hallmark Hotel in Croydon is the former Aerodrome hotel built in 1928 to serve Croydon airport. It has a glossy, elegantly contemporary, lobby and relaxing lounge. You have the choice of: Traditional Afternoon Tea (£12.50 per person) Served on art deco elegant silver 3 tiered tray. Afternoon Tea includes a delicious selection of finger sandwiches, all fresh and delicious. Chocolate fondue, served with mini marshmallows, and an assortment of scrumptious cakes and pastries. A wonderful way to spend a summer afternoon! Also available Afternoon Tea with a Twist (£16.95 per person) as above plus a glass of sparkling wine, freshly baked scones, Fruit kebabs and chocolate dipping sauce.
Hallmark Hotels have a ‘Taste of Summer‘ special offer. For those with a penchant for English Cream Tea, or looking for an affordable last minute one night stay-cation, Hallmark Hotels offers a relaxing UK escape to the countryside or city, to enjoy the sights and surrounding attractions, as well as indulge in the traditional English summer treat. From Carlisle, and its rolling hillsides, to the beaches of Bournemouth, there’s no better way to enjoy the English summer sunshine than with Strawberries and Cream.
Enjoy a one night retreat, including full English breakfast and a Strawberry Cream Tea within the hotel’s gardens or on the outdoor dining terrace, with prices starting from £30.00 per person. Offer available between 1 June to 31 August 2015, subject to availability across 7 of the Hallmark Hotel properties including: Hallmark Carlisle; Hallmark Hull; Hallmark Manchester; Hallmark Derby; Hallmark Gloucester; Hallmark Croydon; Hallmark Bournemouth www.hallmarkhotels.co.uk