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Broughton Hall

Broughton Hall

Sleeps: 32 Bedrooms: 16 Bathrooms: 13

Type: Celebration, Family, Seclusion, Mindfulness, Fitness, Corporate

Features & Activities: Spa, Billiards room, Tennis Court, Rural, Country Sports, Mountain Biking, Landrover Experience, Foraging, Fire Pit

Location: Yorkshire, England. 35 minutes from Leeds Airport

Those looking for: Time to reconnect, motivate teams or re-energise.

OVERVIEW

Home to the Tempest Family for 900 Years, Broughton Hall is an exquisite private 3000 acre sanctuary. The Grade 1 listed Hall has been meticulously restored creating luxurious grandeur with a soft homely touch.

Exclusively yours with a state of the art wellness centre, it is the ideal haven to recharge, celebrate, inspire or re-energise.

TOP 5 EXPERIENCES

1. Re-energise in the Avalon Wellness Centre.
2. Experience an evening of folklore and story telling around an atmospheric and enchanting fire pit.
3. Set off on an unforgettable foraging expedition around the estate.
4. Invigorate yourself with a wild swim in a stunning private reservoir and beside an idyllic Hermit’s Hut.
5. Take the Landrover Experience challenge and learn off roading techniques against a backdrop of moors and rocky climbs.

AVALON SPA & WELLNESS CENTRE

The Avalon Spa & Wellness Centre lies within a beautiful 19th Century walled garden and is a haven for therapy sessions, meditation, yoga and spa treatments.

A space seeking to enhance living and personal development it encompasses a hyrdro thermal suite, 20m clear pool and has leading experts available for specific treatments.

In addition to Avalon there is a wonderful bistro, Utopia focusing on naturopathic, plant-based food to nourish and cleanse.

ACCOMMODATION

Main House
There are 16 characterful bedrooms in the house, most of them ensuite, all of them wonderfully furnished and enabling up to 32 guests to stay.

Eden
In addition to the main house there is a beautifully appointed 17th Century converted barn, Eden. Eden sleeps 11 with 6 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The property is only 5 minutes away from the main house and has a stunning terrace and hot tub.

There are a collection of further properties on the estate including a delightful hermit’s hut.

The whole estate can accommodate 60 guests throughout their properties.

CELEBRATIONS

For those planning a special event; a birthday, anniversary, wedding or launch, Broughton Hall Estate features a collection of exquisite venues and is the ideal choice for bringing friends, family and networks together to celebrate momentous occasions.

Create Memories Together

Your home for the week, you can turn your celebration into a week long affair of pampering, relaxing, partying and simply enjoying spending time with family and friends.

DINING

Local, Seasonal, Natural

Menus are nutritious and full of locally sourced, natural ingredients.

Eat at Utopia, the bistro designed by Sir Michael Hopkins set within Dan Pearson’s Walled Garden. An experimental dining experience like no other, with a focus on Naturopathic, Plant-Based Foods.

Magnificent State Rooms

The magnificent state rooms in the main house, lend themselves to formal gatherings as well as being homely places to relax and enjoy a rich history of human endeavour.

The sumptuous Green Drawing Room, the impressive Library, and the warm Red Drawing room provide guests with a perfect backdrop for events, pre-dinner drinks and receptions. In total, these rooms can entertain up to 300 people.

ACTIVITIES

Set within the beautiful Yorkshire Dales countryside the 3,000 acre Estate is a wondrous mix of rolling meadow pastures, ancient woodland, heather moorland, wild reservoirs and meandering rivers.

Explore
Hiking; Mountain biking; horse riding

Wellness
Avalon for treatment sessions; gym; swimming pool

Inspire
Foraging; Wild swimming; Fire Temple; Forest Bathing

Challenge
The Land Rover Experience is one of Land Rover’s very first centres for comprehensive driving tuition on challenging surfaces. As well as instruction, Land Rover also organise corporate hospitality, team-building events and family days.

PODCASTS

Podcast. Holly chats to Broughton Hall’s Roger Tempest. Click here to hear all about the wonderful things you can see and do during a stay at this magnificent Private Estate.

 

LOCATION

Gateway to the Dales

Based at the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales National Park and only 90 minutes from the Lake District there are endless activities, tours and places of interest to explore during your stay on the Broughton Hall Estate.

The Broughton Hall Estate is located close to the town of Skipton, on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales. There is easy access from the major cities of Leeds, Liverpool or Manchester, while London is approximately three hours away.

The Yorkshire landscape is famed worldwide for its colours, moods, dramatic countryside and coastline. The Broughton Hall Estate is the perfect home from which to explore the county and marvel at its scenery and seascapes. Whether your preference is for gentle exercise or strenuous adventure, there is a wealth of activities to inspire guests of every age and inclination.

Broughton can boast several illustrious neighbours, with the Brontës’ Haworth, famous ruined abbeys and masterpieces from the Industrial Revolution all nearby – not to mention our own gastropub on the Estate.

SAMPLE ITINERARIES

Based at the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales National Park and only 90 minutes from the Lake District there are endless activities, tours and places of interest to explore during your stay on the Broughton Hall Estate. See here some sample itinerary ideas.

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Chatting with Holly

Dream Escape Teambuilding Retreat

  • ""Help your employees to connect with themselves for self-development, to each other for harmonious business life and to nature to feel inspired, healed and replenished by the natural world""

    Roger Tempest

  • ""Roger has created an exceptional experience within his family estate. It's a wonderful property for a large group but equally is just as homely for a family get together or celebration""

    Holly Mackie

 

ACCOMMODATION COLLECTION


Glin Castle

Podcast. Holly chats to Catherine Fitzgerald about all the experiences to be had while staying at her family’s Private Castle and Estate in Ireland.

Sleeps: 22   Bedrooms: 15+  Ensuite Bathrooms: 15  Dining for up to 85 people

Type: Celebration, Family, Seclusion, Corporate

Features & Activities: Boating, fishing, tennis, golf, rural

Location: Co Limerick., Ireland. 55 minute drive from Shannon International Airport.  90 minutes from Cork Airport and 2 hours 30 from Dublin Airport

Those looking for: A castle experience, time to recharge or celebrate.


Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh

The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian, is one of Edinburgh’s most iconic landmarks. Standing proudly at the West End of Princes Street, this former Victorian railway building hotel nestles in the shadow of the imposing Edinburgh Castle. Its reputation for style and excellence has attracted international visitors and notable personalities for over one hundred years. ‘The Caley’ – as it is affectionately known among Edinburgh locals – has embodied the very best in Scottish hospitality at its finest.

Rooms : 251 Bedrooms and Suites   Type : Couples, Corporate, City Break


Ashford Castle

The magnificent five star Ashford Castle is set in 350 acres, on the picturesque shores of Lough Corrib. With 82 guest rooms, a wealth of activities and thoughtful touches, enjoy acclaimed Irish hospitality on a grand scale. The Castle dates back to 1228 when it was originally founded by the Anglo-Norman De Burgo family, later becoming the family home of the famous Guinness family whose name is now synonymous with the Emerald Isle.

Rooms : 82 Bedrooms.  Type : Couples, Families, Outdoor Active, Golf

 

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