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24-Hour Taste of Sussex with Glyndebourne & Rathfinny Wine Estate

Raise a toast to the best of Sussex with our new 24 hour escape including the full Glyndebourne Experience and a tour and tasting at Rathfinny Wine Estate

Hour 1: Board train from London Victoria or London Bridge, or jump in the car and head down the M23 to Ockenden Manor Hotel & Spa in the pretty Tudor village of Cuckfield, West Sussex
Hours 2 - 5: After checking-in to a contemporary Spa Suite and taking time to explore the tranquil surroundings, settle in for a spot of delicious afternoon tea
Hours 6 - 10: Greeted at Glyndebourne by personal concierge, the evening starts with a glass of Nyetimber, award-winning English sparkling wine and a copy of the famous Glyndebourne programme before enjoying a world-renowned opera performances in one of the best seats in the house. During the interval, choose between a full three-course meal at Glyndebourne's fine dining restaurant or a picnic with waiter service* - both served with house wine
Hour 11 - 18: Retire to Ockenden Manor for a deeply comfortable night's sleep
Hour 19: Awake ready for the day and refuel with a hearty breakfast
Hours 20 - 21: Spend a morning making the most of the relaxing and award-winning spa facilities, perhaps indulging in a treatment or two, or taking a calming moment in our Isopod, floatation tank.
Hours 22 - 23: Check out and head to Rathfinny Wine Estate for a tour and tasting of one of Sussex's fine vineyards before rounding off the trip with a glorious three course lunch in their restaurant**
Hour 24: Travel back to The Big Smoke feeling refreshed by Sussex

What's included?

  • One night's accommodation in a Spa Suite at Ockenden Manor including full English breakfast
  • Full Afternoon Tea at Ockenden Manor
  • Full use of spa facilities and swimming pools at Ockenden Manor
  • The Glyndebourne Experience: a glass of Nyetimber on arrival, programme book, top seats for the performance, three course meal at Glyndebourne's resturant and half a bottle of wine per person
  • Tour & Tasting at Rathfinny Wine Estate
  • Three-course lunch in the Restaurant at Rathfinny Wine Estate

Terms and restrictions

  • Subject to accommodation and ticket availability
  • Available Tuesday to Friday
  • Available from 18 May to 25 August 2019
  • Transport not included - available on request

from £1,532

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Terms and conditions

Price is based on two people sharing a Spa Suite, with single occupancy rates from £875.50

Package is available Tuesday to Friday from 18 May to 25 Aug 2019 - Please note this package needs to be booked in advance and is subject to availability at Ockenden Manor, Glyndebourne & Rathfinny Wine Estate - please note there may be some 'dark' days when Glyndebourne does not hold performances.

*Supplement to upgrade dining option to a picnic with waiter service at Glyndebourne

** Lunch at Rathfinny restaurant does not include wine

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