18 January 2010 1/5 SPOIL MUM THIS MOTHER’S DAY WITH A FABULOUS LUNCH AT A FOCUS HOTEL This Mother’s Day treat your mother and the family to a delicious lunch at a Focus Hotel - leave the cooking to the professionals and enjoy a relaxed and peaceful day. Offering a variety of comfortable, stylish three and four-star properties, Focus Hotels are located in key city centres and prime destinations across the UK and offer relaxed décor, good food and great value for a real ‘home from home’ break. Plus, with some great rates on accommodation why not spoil mum for the whole weekend! Focus Hotels are located throughout the UK in Altrincham, Blackburn, Chester, Hatfield, Hull, Newcastle, Northampton, Stafford, Swindon, Telford, Wigan and Wolverhampton. Bowdon Hotel, Altrincham With its peaceful rural location, near the delightful Cheshire villages of Bowdon and Hale and the lively town of Altrincham and within easy reach of Manchester, the Bowdon Hotel in Altrincham offers the best of both worlds. The hotel offers friendly service along with superb facilities including a heated indoor swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna and well-equipped gym. Guests can enjoy lunch prepared by head chef Jeff Spencer in the Bowdon Restaurant which boasts a number of dining awards. Three-course lunch for £15.95 per adult including a gift for mum. Standard double rooms from £65 based on two sharing. Bowdon Hotel Altrincham, Langham Road, Bowdon, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 2HT To book please call 0161 928 7121 or visit www.hotels-altrincham.com Foxfields Country Hotel & Suites, Blackburn The Foxfields Hotel in Blackburn is situated in a picturesque location just off the A59 and within easy reach of the village of Whalley and the market towns of Clitheroe and Skipton. After a sumptuous lunch guests can explore the beautiful Ribble Valley and the surrounding countryside. A little further afield is Blackpool, the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales. Three-course lunch for £12.95 per adult. Standard double rooms from £45 based on two sharing. Whalley Road, Billington, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 9HY To book please call 01254 822 556 or visit www.hotels-blackburn.com …cont/. 2/5 Woodhey House Hotel, Chester Located in quiet rural surroundings, only minutes from the M53, Woodhey House Hotel is a stone’s throw away from the picturesque village of Little Sutton. Relax with mum at the excellent leisure facilities, including a heated indoor swimming pool, sauna, well-equipped gym and steam room. Three-course carvery lunch for £13.95 per adult. Standard double rooms from £60 based on two sharing. Berwick Road, Little Sutton, Cheshire, CH66 4PS To book please call 0151 339 5121 or visit www.woodheyhouse-hotel-chester.com Hatfield Oak Hotel, Hatfield Situated in the picturesque countryside of Hertfordshire, The Hatfield Oak Hotel is an ideal base from which to discover Southern England and London. After a delicious lunch guests can spend time exploring the nearby historic town of St Albans and its many attractions, shops and restaurants. Three-course lunch for £15.95 including a gift for mum. Standard double rooms from £100 based on two sharing. Roehyde Way, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL10 9AF To book please call 01707 275 701 or visit www.hotels-hatfield.com Royal Hotel, Hull The Royal Hotel combines the comforts of modern living with the splendor of the Victorian era. This welcoming hotel boasts bucket loads of historic charm, set in a stunning period building it is perfectly situated in the very heart of the city, next to Hull railway station. Guests are greeted by the marvellous view of the grand lobby, along with its lounge bar, pillared with a magnificent Victorian theme and its central location is ideal for exploring the local restaurants and attractions. Standard double rooms from £100 based on two sharing. Royal Hotel Hull, 170 Ferensway, Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside, East Yorkshire, HU1 3UF To book please call 01482 325087 or visit www.hotels-hull.co.uk …cont/. 3/5 The Newgate Hotel, Newcastle Why not treat mum to a weekend away in Newcastle, exploring the numerous shops and restaurants the city has to offer. Superbly located in the heart of Newcastle’s city centre, this well-placed hotel is adjacent to The Gate and a short walk from Newcastle Central Railway Station, the Newgate Hotel is the perfect base. Guests can enjoy panoramic views of the city from the roof-top restaurant (only during breakfast). Standard double rooms from £55 based on two sharing. Newgate Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 5SX To book please call 0191 232 6470 or visit www.hotels-newcastle.com Weston Manor Hotel, Northampton Built in 1914, the Westone Manor Hotel is located in peaceful gardens, just 10 minutes from the M1 and only a few moments from the centre of Northampton. The beautiful hotel features a conservatory restaurant serving excellent cuisine and carefully selected wines against a picturesque countryside backdrop. Three-course Sunday roast lunch for £14.50 per adult including a gift for mum. Standard double rooms from £50 based on two sharing. Ashley Way, Weston Favell, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN3 3EA To book please call 01604 739 955 or visit www.hotels-northampton.com The Hatherton Country House Hotel, Stafford Hatherton Country House Hotel is set in rural countryside in the peaceful market town of Penkridge. The restaurant is renowned in the local area and offers a selection of freshly prepared dishes using the best of local produce to delight new and regular diners. Three-course lunch for £12.95 per person Standard double rooms from £39 based on two sharing. Pinfold Lane, Penkridge, Staffordshire ST19 5QP To book please call 01785 712 459 or visit www.hotels-stafford.com …cont/. 4/5 The South Marston Hotel & Leisure Club, Wiltshire Located on the Cotswolds borders, the South Marston Hotel & Leisure Club is offering a superb Mother’s Day lunch. Overindulged guests can enjoy walking it off in the surrounding countryside which boasts a host of fabulous walks, whilst there is also plenty to keep guests occupied inside the hotel, including a 23 metre swimming pool, steam room, jacuzzi, state-of-the-art gym, 4 gold-rated squash courts and an array of fitness classes. Three-course lunch for £18.95 per adult including a gift for mum. Standard double rooms from £55 based on two sharing. Old Vicarage Lane, South Marston, Swindon, Wiltshire SN3 4SH To book please call 01793 833700 or visit www.southmarstonhotel.com The Madeley Court Hotel, Telford The stunningly picturesque Madeley Court Hotel near the historic town of Shrewsbury is the ideal venue for a Mother’s Day lunch - the 16th Century manor house is steeped in history and boasts the charm and ambience of a beautiful historic house, whilst its newly refurbished interiors offer the facilities of a modern hotel. After enjoying a three-course lunch, guests can relax in the lounges or enjoy a walk in the surrounding countryside. Three-course traditional Sunday lunch for £17.95 per adult. Standard double rooms from £59.90 based on two sharing. Castlefields Way, Madeley, Telford, Shropshire TF7 5DW To book please call 01952 680 068 or visit www.hotels-telford.com The Oak Hotel, Wigan Ideally located in the centre of Wigan, The Oak Hotel is offering a mouth-watering three-course lunch – the perfect treat for your mother and the rest of the family. Three-course lunch for £12.95 per adult. Two-course lunch for £10.95 per adult. Standard double rooms from £55 based on two sharing. Orchard Street, Wigan, Greater Manchester, WN1 3SS To book please call 01942 826 888 or visit www.hotels-wigan.com …cont/. 5/5 The Goldthorn Hotel & Leisure Club, Wolverhampton Surrounded by pretty gardens and within easy reach of Wolverhampton, The Goldthorn Hotel has a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, ideal for a day spent with the family. After lunch guests can take advantage of the health club complete with a swimming pool, sauna, steam room and gym. Three course lunch for £18.95 per adult including a gift for mum. Standard double rooms from £51 based on two sharing. Penn Road, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV3 OER To book please call 01902 429 216 or visit www.hotels-wolverhampton.com - Ends - About Focus Hotels Founded in July 2007 by hospitality guru Peter Cashman and fellow board directors Alun Edwards and Tony Mylchreest, Focus Hotels provides management and management support services to hotels in key city centres and prime business destinations across the UK. Offering management and consultancy to UK hotels in the mid-market, Focus Hotels draws on a formidable 60 years of hotel and hospitality industry experience at senior level and an in-depth understanding of the business environment to deliver consistent profitability in an increasingly competitive market. The Focus Hotels portfolio currently includes 13 unique, credible three- and four-star properties. Focus Hotels is rooted in the belief that there is a strong opening in the current market for quality hotels offering good value and excellent service. Shying away from the ubiquitous standardised ‘formula’ hotel, the group offers a wide variety of hotel styles at a range of excellent locations, all sharing one thing in common: a determination to offer friendly service, ‘home from home’ comfort and great value. CEO Cashman was a founding and main board director of Choice Hotels (CHE Group PLC) for over 20 years and has also held senior management roles with Ladbroke Hotels (now Hilton), Comfort Hotels International, Centre Hotels and Trust House Forte. He is also a director of Kasterlee Ltd, an Irish based hotel group which operates 10 four-star hotels in Ireland and the UK. Media information For further information please contact: Eleanore Longley, Flora Gandolfo or Jeff Bacall Bacall Associates, 63 Catherine Place, SW1E 6DY Tel: +44 (0) 8704 288 401 Fax: +44 (0) 8704 288 402 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.bacallassociates.co.uk
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