Highlights of our trip will include visits to the city of Lincoln and Stamford, in-house entertainment and of course Christmas day lunch. Image: Courtesy of Lincoln Cathedral & Lincoln Castle Credit Martin Pettitt.
Detailed Overview


4* DoubleTree by Hilton Forest Pines Spa & Golf Resort

Nestled in 190 acres of beautiful Lincolnshire woodland, the DoubleTree by Hilton Forest Pines Spa & Golf Resort offers stylish accommodation with great leisure facilities and a 27-hole championship golf course. Lincoln historical attractions are within easy reach.

Check-in with a warm DoubleTree Chocolate Chip Cookie. Feel at home in a guest room with complimentary Wi-Fi, satellite TV, ergonomic workspace, and a mini-fridge in some rooms.

Dine in the newly refurbished Grill restaurant, offering a la carte dining and cuisine carefully crafted with a Mediterranean flare. Unwind with a beer or cocktail on the terrace at the Lounge Bar, also offering light bites, afternoon tea and al fresco dining.  Pines Bar offers golf course views, drinks and light snacks throughout the day.

Price includes

  • 4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast

  • Welcome tea/coffee and cake on arrival

  • Light buffet lunch on Christmas Eve

  • Pre-dinner drinks reception on Christmas Eve

  • Four-course set Christmas Luncheon followed by tea/coffee

  • Tea/coffee and Christmas cake served on Christmas Day

  • Christmas buffet dinner on Christmas Day

  • Pre-dinner Bucks Fizz reception on Boxing Day

  • In-house entertainment on two nights

  • Live entertainment on two nights

  • Porterage

Image: Courtesy of Lincoln Cathedral & Lincoln Castle Credit Martin Pettitt.

Tour Itinerary
Day 1

We depart from the local area during the morning and travel to Lincolnshire arriving late afternoon where tea/coffee and cake will be served.

Day 2

Christmas Eve - Scampton Heritage Centre
This morning we make our way to Scampton Heritage Centre. Scampton also plays host to The RAF Scampton Heritage Centre, a small museum that acknowledges the Stations historical past, with exhibitions covering the famous 2Dambuster" Raids, our First and Second World War heritage and all aspects of service activity from the 1960's to date. We return in time for a light lunch and afternoon at leisure in the hotel. Enjoy a pre-dinner drinks reception before dinner. For those wishing to attend Midnight Mass details of local churches will be available (guests to make their own arrangements).

Day 3

Christmas Day at the Hotel
‘Merry Christmas’ everyone. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast and open your presents. Have a relaxing morning in the hotel, maybe make use of the leisure facilities and take a swim. Traditional Christmas Lunch is served and later we have tea/coffee and Christmas cake. Dinner tonight is buffet style and we round off the day with in-house entertainment.

Day 4

Boxing Day - Lincoln
Today we drive to the historic City of Lincoln with its magnificent Cathedral, and next to it the Norman Castle. The old town is a labyrynth of little alleyways and interesting shops to explore - there are plenty of tea rooms to keep you going. We return to the hotel in time for afternoon entertainment. Dinner tonight will be followed by live entertainment.

Day 5

After breakfast we depart and begin our journey back to the local area and home.

Please Note:
As our itineraries are written many months in advance, hotel entertainment programmes and inclusions are still to be confirmed and may be subject to change without prior notice.

Other Information

Take Time and Discover Lincoln - Visit Lincoln 

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