Travelzoo provides their top ten ideas and deals for spoiling Mum’s this Mother’s day
Whether you are looking to spoil your Mother or nearest and dearest, it can be hard to find an alternative to the standard breakfast in bed or traditional bunch of flowers. Providing some inspiration to make your Mother’s Day top the imagination charts and create valuable memories, Travelzoo has created ten experiences that will inject the special into this year’s event.
Drawing workshop at the V&A museum – £49 – Save 55% when booked through Travelzoo
Learn to sketch with this offer from Sketchout for a one day introductory drawing workshop at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. The day focuses on observational sketching with an emphasis on recognising line, tone and scale, and the importance of shading for depth and atmosphere. Taking in experience from the world-famous V&A museum, which won Art Fund Museum of the Year in 2016. To book, please click here
Afternoon tea for 2 at ‘lovely’ manor house in Beds –£35 – Save 30% when booked through Travelzoo
Enjoy afternoon tea for two at the Hallmark Hotel Flitwick Manor which is a lovely Georgian country house in Bedfordshire. Have a traditional or picnic afternoon tea for two, which includes a selection of sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and jam as well as handmade cakes, served with your choice of loose-leaf tea or coffee. All in the four acres of gardens and parkland, where you can expect to see rabbits and deer roaming the grounds. To book, please click here.
Oxfordshire spa day with massage, lunch and bubbly –£59 – Save 15% when booked through Travelzoo
Expect “impressive levels of comfort and quality” (The AA) at The Oxfordshire Hotel Golf & Spa on the edge of the Chiltern Hills. The offer includes a spa day for one with all-day use of the leisure facilities, plus robe and slipper hire, either one of the following 55-minute treatments: Full-Body Massage; Eco Chic Organic Facial or two of the following 25-minute treatments: Mini Facial; Back, Neck & Shoulder Massage; Head & Shoulder Massage; Full-Body Exfoliation; Mini Manicure; Mini Pedicure. As well as a 2-course set-menu lunch (main course and a dessert) including water, tea or coffee and a lovely glass of bubbly. To book, please click here.
Highly rated alpaca walk for 2 in Kent –£21 – Save 58% when booked through Travelzoo
Take an alpaca for a walk with this 60-minute trekking experience from Alpaca Annie in Kent. To book, please click here.
Spa treat with massage and lunch at 5-star Devon hotel –£89 – Exclusive for members of Travelzoo
Enjoy the supremely stylish spa at the 5-star Grade II-listed Bovey Castle in Dartmoor National Park. You can enjoy four hours’ access to the spa facilities, plus one a 55-minute treatment of your choice and a two-course lunch in Smith’s Brasserie, including a main course and either a starter or a dessert from the Spa Lunch Menu, plus a 125ml glass of prosecco. To book, please click here.
Ascot Racecourse exclusive event with lunch and drinks –£109 – Exclusive for members of Travelzoo
You are invited to the prestigious Ascot Racecourse for a private event in the Furlong Restaurant. You can get dressed up and enjoy an afternoon of racing, a three-course lunch from an exclusive Travelzoo menu, bubbly and more. To book, please click here.
Yorks: tasting-menu for two at 2-AA-Rosette restaurant –£89 – save 28% when booked through Travelzoo
The restaurant at the Grade II-listed Goldsborough Hall in the North Yorkshire countryside holds two AA Rosettes for its delicious food. You can now get a 5-course tasting-menu meal for two for less than £45 a head. To book, please click here.
12 bottles of wine inc bubbly –£45 – saved 61% when booked through Travelzoo
This offer from Naked Wines gets you 12 bottles of wine, including a bottle of bubbly, delivered straight to your door. To book, please click here.
Wine tasting and dinner for two at Essex vineyard –£45 – Exclusive for members of Travelzoo
Enjoy an hour’s guided wine-tasting experience for two, including six tasting samples of wine each and a two-course meal for two in The English Wine Barn restaurant, from the lunch or dinner set menus, including a starter and a main course each. To book, please click here.
Massage, facial and bubbly on luxury London yacht – £59 – Exclusive for members of Travelzoo
You can now visit a floating hotel permanently moored at the Royal Victoria Dock for the luxury yacht’s Symphony Spa. Enjoy a pamper experience, including 50 minutes of treatment time and a glass of prosecco for £59. To book, please click here.
The full Gift Guide of experiences across the UK can be found on the Travelzoo website Travelzoo.com