Country Living Hotels and tours for food lovers with Shearings!

The most popular food festivals in the country attract Britain’s top chefs and producers to cook and pass on their tips so you can enjoy and recreate fantastic food for yourself. What’s more, you can sample and buy the very finest British produce and experience flavours from across the world.

Join a tour with Shearings, staying at a Country Living Hotel, which are the perfect place to enjoy great food during some of the country’s most fantastic food festivals. With hotels in Bath and York, not only will you will be close to some of the UK’s top food festivals, but in the hotel you can enjoy fabulous menus created in conjunction with top chefs.

At both hotels, you can start your day with a delicious breakfast of freshly cooked dishes, juices, fruit, yoghurt, cereals, granola and freshly baked pastries, all accompanied by handpicked coffees.

At lunchtime and in the evening the restaurants feature British modern classics made with seasonal local produce. At the Country Living Hotel Lansdown Grove in Bath, you can expect to enjoy West Country ingredients including local ales, ciders and cheeses. Meanwhile at the Country Living Hotel St George in Harrogate a variety of Yorkshire meats, seafood and cheeses will be on the menu.

The St George Country Living Hotel is centrally located in the Victorian spa town of Harrogate, in easy reach of York. Late September is a great time to visit as York Food & Drink Festival runs between September 21st and 30th and includes the opportunity to sample many different foods as well as demonstrations, markets and tastings across the city. Book with Shearings on our RHS Harlow Carr Gardens & Harewood House and enjoy a five-day break at The Country Living Hotel St George from £359pp, saving up to £105pp for a limited time only. This tour includes a trip to Harewood House and Haworth, home of the Bronte sisters and RHS Harlow Carr Gardens. You’ll also enjoy local produce during three course evening meals on a half board basis and have a spare day to enjoy York Food Festival, which can be reached by train in just over half an hour from nearby Harrogate train station.

In Bath, through September you can enjoy the Great Bath Feast, with a chance to learn new skills and enjoy fantastic culinary experiences. Bath’s independent restaurants, pubs and cafes, as well as food producers, will all be descending on the town centre to offer you the very best produce and flavours that the town and local area has to offer. Book a stay in the Lansdown Grove Country Living Hotel in September with Shearings on a self-drive holiday with three days costing from £209pp. Self-drive holidays have the option to enjoy half-board meals including evening meals of three course, local produce in the hotel’s restaurant.

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