Two Night Break at the Craiglands Hotel
The Craiglands Hotel in Ikley, West Yorkshire, has been welcoming visitors from all across the globe for more than 150 years. Set in 6 acres of beautiful landscaped grounds and woodland, Craiglands is just a short walk from the centre of Ilkley’s historic town centre and Moors. This grand Victorian hotel endures as an ideal venue to take a welcome break from it all, combining modern comforts and facilities with a warm and friendly staff on hand.
Deluxe Spa Day for Two at Alexander House and Utopia Spa
Take a day out of the busy world by retreating to a relaxing spa. Spend a whole day here with unlimited access to the facilities, including the unique therapy pool with high pressure showers and underwater massage beds, sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi and outdoor hot tub. Feeling energetic? Take advantage of the well-equipped fitness suite. The day also includes a power facial and a back, neck and shoulder massage each. Sit down together to enjoy the tasty two-course lunch in the hotel which is also included as part of your experience. We think that by the time you leave the spa, both of you will be feeling refreshed and revitalised. Location: Crawley, West Sussex Availability: Monday - Friday throughout the year. The spa is very popular - book at least six weeks in advance, especially at weekends when there are often wedding parties at the main hotel. Weather: Duration: Please arrive at 9am (as your treatments may be booked for anytime after then). Stay and enjoy the facilities until 3pm. Treatment times will be confirmed on the day and will last for 25 minutes each. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Bring swimwear, plus a tracksuit and trainers for use in the fitness suite. Bring flip flops if you have them, or you can buy slippers on the day. A locker, towels, robes and toiletries are provided (a returnable £10 deposit is payable). Guidelines: Leave the M23 motorway at junction 10 and follow the signs for East Grinstead. At the second roundabout follow the signs for Turners Hill (B2028). Once in Turners Hill Village, turn left at the crossroads (B2110) to East Grinstead. Alexander House Hotel is on the left hand side after approximately one and a half miles. East Grinstead is the closest railway station, approximately six miles away. Restrictions: Minimum age is 18. This experience is suitable for both men and women. Other Info: If you'd like to book any additional treatments please call the spa, giving a minimum of two weeks notice. This experience MUST be booked and taken by the expiry date shown on the voucher.
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Face and Body Treat for Two at L'Horizon Hotel
Located directly on one of most beautiful beaches in Jersey, L'Horizon Hotel & Spa is a destination like no other. With its soft golden sand, crystal clear waters and clean, fresh air, it almost has a Mediterranean feel to it. The Face and Body Treat for Two includes full use of the hotel's spa facilities plus a combination of luxurious spa treatments for the face and body lasting 85 minutes for each of you. Location: St Brelade, Jersey (Channel Islands)
Vineyard Tour Wine Tasting and Cream Tea for Two
In the heart of rural Sussex one of Britain’s most beautiful southern counties lies UK Wine Producer of the Year Award winning Bolney Wine Estate a vineyard which carries on a tradition brought to Britain by the Romans nearly 2 000 years ago. This is a cream tea with a difference; it includes a visit to the award winning vineyard where you are welcomed with a glass of bubbly an in depth interesting and fun vineyard tour a tutored tasting of three of the vineyards wines all followed by a delicious cream tea.
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Thames Lunch Cruise for Two
The food is divine and the atmosphere is warm, but nothing compares with the view as the sights of London sparkle outside your window. What better way to enjoy London than on a Thames Lunch Cruise aboard the dining boats, Symphony or Nauticia.Beneath the glass roof and in air-conditioned comfort, you will receive a warm welcome before taking your seats for the set three-course lunch menu. After lunch, just sit back and relax and enjoy the spectacular views as the cruise takes you past some of London's magnificent attractions.As soon as you place your order a gift pack will be sent to you (or the recipient) containing the experience voucher (valid for 9 months from date of purchase), message card, booking instructions and information booklet.
Scuba Diving for Two
Maybe you‘ve always wanted to try out scuba diving but wasn’t sure where to do it? Or maybe you and the other half are off an a fabulous holiday and want to get some practice in before you take to the foreign waters? Whatever your reason for wanting to try this fantastic sport, this great session at a location near you is just what you need to get started. You will be given the proper gear for your lesson and be taught in the safety of a swimming pool by an expert instructor. If you find that this is the new hobby for you then you’ll be delighted to know that this fun session counts towards the PADI Open Water Diver certification.
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Cocktail making experience for two
Enter the wonderful world of cocktail mixology. Youll both join a professional team who will teach you how to mix up some of the most popular cocktails in the world. Have you ever wanted that James Bond lifestyle? Vesper Martinis and Cosmopolitans are just a couple of the drinks youll make. This is a fun, interactive training session in small groups where everyone can be be involved.
Champneys Express Manicure and Pedicure
Enfield, Middlesex; Guildford, Surrey; Chichester, West Sussex; St. Albans, Hertfordshire; Tunbridge Wells, Kent;:: Indulge in a spot of pampering at a luxurious Champneys venue. Enjoy a mini treatment to transform hands and nails, which includes nail shaping, cuticle tidying and application of a nourishing hand treatment, completed with a choice of nail polish or buffing. Then pamper the opposite end of your body with a mini foot treatment designed to transform often neglected toes into well pampered feet. This treatment includes toenail shaping, cuticle tidying, and application of professional foot care products, followed by a choice of nail polish or buffing. Leave ready to show off all those beautifully pampered digits. Complimentary herbal teas and water are available throughout the experience. Availability: Weekdays throughout the year, excluding bank holidays and the Christmas period. Saturdays and Sundays can be booked for a supplement of five pounds, payable direct to Champneys. Weather: Duration: Each treatment will last for 25 minutes. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum age is 14. Both men and women are welcome. Other Info: If you'd like to book any additional treatments please write to the spa direct at least two weeks in advance.
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Lamborghini Thrill in Oxfordshire
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire:: The Lamborghini Gallardo is one of the world's most desirable cars and promises enough to stir excitement in every driving enthusiast. This model boasts one of Lamborghini's most powerful engines coupled with a rear-wheel drive system, resulting in a thrilling driving experience for any supercar fan. Test your nerves in getting the car up to top speed during four and a half miles driving round the Vision Motorsport race track in Chipping Norton. Challenge the car and yourself to keep racing speed while friends and family look on from the on-site cafe. Finish the Lamborghini experience with a debriefing to find out how well you performed. Finally, receive a certificate to commemorate participation in this exhilarating supercar session. Availability: Around three weekdays and one Saturday per month throughout the year. The venue release dates two months in advance. Weather: Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions which would make driving at speed dangerous. Please call the venue if in any doubt. Duration: Expect to be on-site for approximately one and a half hours, including briefing and driving time. Drive a total of six laps of the three quarters of a mile long circuit. Numbers On Day: Briefings are shared and the driver to instructor ratio is 4:1. Spectators: Spectators are very welcome and there is a sheltered area available as well as an on-site cafe. Please be aware that any children aged 11 or under must be accompanied by a spectating adult at all times. Pets are not permitted at any circuit. Dress Code: Wear flat shoes which are comfortable for driving (chunky boots aren't recommended). Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum age is 18 and you must have held a full manual driving licence for at least a year. Minimum height is 5', maximum is 6'6''. Maximum weight is 16 stone. Please bring your driving licence on the day. Other Info: When booking expect to be offered the choice of buying a collision damage waiver at £20/£30 additional charge. Please note there is no obligation to purchase this optional waiver.
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Hanbury Manor Marriott Luxury Sunday Pamper Break for Two
Take time out to soothe away the stresses and strains of everyday life. From the moment you arrive to the moment you leave, enjoy complete pampering and relaxation. This experience includes dinner in the opulent Oakes restaurant, an overnight stay in one of the traditional double bedded Prestige rooms overlooking the golf course and gardens and breakfast the following morning. To iron out any remaining stress, a treatment each from an exclusive selection in the beautiful spa is included, taken on the Sunday or the morning after. Also, to remember your night of stress-free luxury a complimentary bathrobe and slippers each are yours to take away. Location: Ware, Hertfordshire Availability: Selected Sundays throughout the year. Weather: Duration: This stay is for one Sunday night. Check in time is 3pm. Please vacate your room by midday on the Monday. Feel free to use the spa facilities at your leisure, but treatments must be chosen and apointed at time of booking. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: The dress code for Marriott hotel restaurants is smart/casual. Guidelines: From London take junction 25 off the M25 onto the A10. Continue for 12 miles then take the A1170 exit marked Wadesmill and Thundridge. Turn right at the first roundabout and continue straight over the next roundabout. The hotel is immediately on your left. Restrictions: Created exclusively for adults (i.e. those aged over 18). Other Info: Treatments include one of the following per person: back, neck and shoulder massage, mini facial, mini manicure or mini pedicure.
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Luxury Spa Day at Rowhill Grange
Enjoy a full day of relaxation at the 4* Rowhill Grange Hotel. The renovated 18th century manor house is set in the picturesque countryside of Kent and offers the perfect location for a day away from all the stresses of the real world. The boutique hotel is renowned as one of the finest in the area and is home to the award-winning Utopia Spa. The Luxury Spa Day at Rowhill Grange provides you with full use of the facilities at the Utopia Spa. The spa is bases its philosophy on the therapeutic properties of water and commits to creating a relaxing environment in which you can become whole again. With Roman bathhouse décor you can unwind in the Japanese therapy pool with underwater massage beds and stand under the soothing waterfall features. There is also a jacuzzi steam room and sauna and you will receive two treatments during your stay. The first treatment is a 25 minute back neck and shoulder massage followed by an express facial also lasting 25 minutes. During your stay you will enjoy a delicious two-course meal so that you can keep fuelled and make use of the spa's glorious facilities the whole day.
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The Original Chocolate Making Workshop for Two in London
Hackney, London:: From the moment you both step inside the inviting kitchens and smell the mouth-watering scent of organic chocolate, indulgence begins. This chocolate workshop offers up the opportunity to make your own chocolate treats and take home around 15 - 20 pieces afterwards. The class also features a briefing on the art of chocolate making, learn about the journey a chocolate bean takes before it becomes the delicious bar of chocolate you love. Next up - sample some yummy Florida orange milk chocolate before learning how to cool down molten chocolate for the perfect consistency. To finish off - cut, dip and decorate your chocolates with truffle filling, coconut, white chocolate shavings and edible stars and hearts. Availability: Classes run each Sunday and some Saturdays. Weather: Duration: The experience will last for 2 to 2 and a half hours. Numbers On Day: Share the experience with up to 22 other chocolate loving participants. Spectators: The experience is exclusively for paying participants and therefore spectators cannot be accommodated. Dress Code: Wear comfortable shoes and clothes that you don't mind getting messy - aprons are provided, but you may still end up with chocolate on your clothes. Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum age is 14. This experience isn't suitable for severe nut allergy sufferers, as the equipment may have come into contact with nuts. Other Info: Please note that the chocolate is organic but other ingredients used are not. This means that the decorated chocolates you take away are not organic.
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Family Tour of Old Trafford
Old Trafford, Manchester:: Welcome to the world's most famous football club. The award-winning museum tracks the history of the club from humble beginnings in 1878, showcasing the silverware collected along the way, along with the key administrators, managers and players who have helped to create the legend. The most recent museum exhibit 'An Audience with Sir Alex' is a state-of the-art 3D hologram of the former manager discussing his illustrious career at the club. You'll get to sit in the heights of the Sir Alex Ferguson Stand, check out your favourite player's peg in the dressing room and try the dug out. Finally, experience what it feels like to emerge from the players' tunnel! Availability: Seven days a week throughout the year (excluding match days and the 18 May - 10 June when important pre-season maintenance takes place). Weather: Duration: The tour itself lasts around one hour and 15 minutes, but please allow for up to three hours at the venue. Numbers On Day: Share your tour with up to 49 other enthusiasts. We also offer an option for one person (code MTOAB) and for two (MTOAC). Spectators: Only paying guests can be permitted into the ground. Dress Code: As some of the tour takes place outside, please dress for the weather on the day. Guidelines: Old Trafford Football Stadium lies on Sir Matt Busby Way off the A56 Chester Road, south-west of Manchester. The A56 is accessible from the M6 (A556 from junction 19), M56 (A556 from junction 7) and M60 (A56 to Manchester from junction 7). Follow the signs. Restrictions: This experience is for four people; your party must contain at least two adults (ie over 16) and two children (aged between 5 and 16). Other Info:
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Vintage 1950's Style Pin Up Photoshoot at Alter Ego
Four hours of pure indulgence. Transport yourself back to the fabulous fifties and become a gorgeous pin up or glamorous Hollywood star. Indulge in a glass or two of bubbly whilst being pampered with a full vintage makeup and hair makeover. With the help of a personal assistant throughout the shoot enjoy dressing up in the fabulous range of vintage outfits whilst being captured by the professional photographer who’ll make you look and feel amazing.
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Indoor Paintballing for up to Ten People
Indoor paintballing is a fast paced and action packed experience. Will you be able to avoid getting hit by your opponents? At a 30 000 sq ft playing zone you will be kitted out in protective overalls body armour and protective helmet with goggles before receiving your paintball gun. Then you are ready to immerse yourself in various adrenaline filled missions and scenarios using the numerous obstacles to help protect you.
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Wacky Racers Driving Experience
Flash racing cars? Boring! Real maniacs prefer vrooming around on souped-up beds and sofas – and so can you on this mental day out where you’ll experience the surreal thrill of zooming about on superfast motorised furnishings.
Tour of Wembley Stadium for Two
Wembley, Middlesex:: Opened in 2007 to replace the original national stadium, the new Wembley has become recognisable as one of the most famous venues in football. Get behind the scenes to experience this fantastic venue as never before, with a fully guided 90 minute tour that delves into parts of Wembley Stadium usually reserved for the privileged few. Begin beneath the original 1966 World Cup Final crossbar before taking the manager's hot seat in the press area and feeling the spirit of the England dressing room. Emerge from the players' tunnel to the roar of the crowd, talk tactics from the dugout and climb the sacred 107 steps to the Royal Box to get a grip on the cup. Sports fans of all ages will take home memories to relish forever. Availability: Tours run seven days a week depending on fixtures and stadium operations (excluding event days). Please note that from Monday 29 February 2016 to Friday 26 August 2016, tours of Wembley Stadium will not include the Manager's Benches or the Royal Box. Weather: Duration: The tour lasts around 75 minutes. They start at 10am and the last one is at 3pm. Numbers On Day: Expect to share the tour with up to 40 other Wembley fans. Spectators: Dress Code: Dress code is casual. The tour includes steps and some sections are outdoors, so wear comfy shoes and bring a brolly if it's a wet day (and a camera of course). Guidelines: Restrictions: There is no age restriction but anybody under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Other Info:
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Audi R8 Thrill
Take your pick from some of the country’s best race tracks and head of for a ride like no other. You’ll get behind the wheel of the gorgeous Audi R8 driven by countless celebrities such as Simon Cowell and Lady Gaga you’ll feel like a superstar. The fantastic Audi R8 has a 4.2 litre V8 engine and was built to take your breath away. Audi’s leading designers have pushed the boundaries of racing technology with futuristic construction and luxury refinement to deliver a genuine masterpiece. The R8’s features include a centrally-mounted high-revving V8 petrol engine Audi Space Frame construction; front and rear double wishbone suspension and the stability of quattro four-wheel-drive. To make your experience even more special why not choose a Real Race Track and follow in the footsteps of the world's most famous racing drivers on these iconic tracks venues for championship racing . All Real Race Tracks are marked with a * in the locations list.
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Urban Spa Retreat
Notting Hill, London;:: Sometimes life gets so hectic that it's almost impossible to find time to relax. This experience is designed to make the most of your 'me time' so block out a few hours in your diary, switch off your mobile and unwind in style at a contemporary urban spa. The exact details will differ depending on your choice of spa, but you'll receive at least two hours of pampering body and beauty treatments, designed to help you relax, revitalise and feel a million miles away from the world outside. You'll leave looking and feeling great - and ready to plunge back into your busy life. Availability: Most spas offer a mixture of weekday and weekend dates, some spas are available on weekdays only. Weekends can get very busy - book several weeks in advance. Weather: Duration: Over two hours of treatments (sometimes longer, depending on venue and treatments) plus time to relax before and afterwards. Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: A robe will be provided. Guidelines: You'll receive further location details when you have booked a date. Restrictions: Minimum age varies from 16 to 18, depending on the spa. All our spas cater for men and women. Pregnant women should not undergo generic body massage treatments, please check before booking. Other Info:
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Luxury Paris Day Trip and Lunch at the Eiffel Tower for Two
Explore one of the most beautiful cities in the world with this Luxury Paris Day Trip and Lunch at the Eiffel Tower for Two. You’ll depart from central London and travel in style with reserved seats on a Eurostar train. It won’t be long before you’re soaking up the sights of the French capital as you whizz through the Channel Tunnel at speeds of up to 186mph. Once in Paris, you’ll board a panoramic coach for a fascinating tour of the city with views of famous landmarks such as the Champs Elysees and the Arc de Triomphe. Your professional guide will be on-hand throughout the tour offering you live commentary on the history of these stunning landmarks as you make your way to the incredible Eiffel Tower where you’ll enjoy a delicious two-course lunch with a glass of chilled Champagne each. As part of your experience, you’ll embark on a delightful scenic cruise on the River Seine with breathtaking views of Place de la Concorde and Musee D’Orsay. You’ll also have the chance to enjoy a visit to The Louvre Museum in the afternoon before heading back to London in the evening.
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Aston Martin Thrill for Two
The V8 Vantage is a beautifully crafted modern classic. It looks and sounds fantastic, with V8 power that demands long straights and high-speed corners - something this race circuit provides in abundance. Begin with a short briefing from a qualified instructor, who will explain racing lines and track driving techniques. Next get driven around the circuit in a sports saloon for approximately two miles. Then take the driving seat of the 4.3 litre, 380 bhp Aston Martin V8 Vantage. This car has it all - pace, incredible handling and stunning design. Drive for six breathtaking miles in total. Location: Wigan, Lancashire Availability: Selected Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays throughout the year, plus occasional Mondays and Thursdays. Dates fill very quickly, so we recommend you book several weeks (at least six) in advance. Weather: Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions (e.g. snow, ice, heavy rain or high winds) which would make driving at speed dangerous. Please call the venue if in any doubt. Duration: Expect to be at the circuit for up to two hours, including your briefing and six miles driving the Aston. Please arrive 30 minutes in advance of your booked time to ensure a prompt start. Numbers On Day: All in-car tuition is on a one-to-one basis. Briefings are held in groups of up to 30 people. There might be other vehicles on the track at the same time as you (if you're lucky you'll experience some awesome overtaking). Spectators: Spectators are welcome and there are cafe/clubhouse facilities on-site. Please note that animals are not allowed at the circuit, with the exception of guide dogs. Dress Code: Wear trousers, a long-sleeved shirt and flat-soled shoes. A helmet is provided. Guidelines: Three Sisters Circuit is accessible from the northbound junction 25 of the M6. However, if approaching from the north there is no junction 25, so you need to loop round via junction 24. Exiting at J25, continue to the first roundabout and turn right following brown sign to Three Sisters. At next main set of traffic lights turn left, take first left into South Lancs. Industrial Estate then turn first left into Three Sisters Road. Restrictions: Minimum age is 18. Maximum weight is 20 stone. Minimum height is 5'0'', maximum 6'5''. You must have held a full British or international manual driving licence for at least 12 months which you must bring with you on the day in order to participate. Other Info: You are welcome to spend the remainder of your day at Three Sisters Race Circuit and watch other experiences taking place.
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Introduction to Wakeboarding for Two in Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire:: A cross between water-skiing, snowboarding and surfing, wakeboarding is perfect for the any aquatic thrill seeker. In fact with a fast learning curb, wakeboarding has emerged as fastest growing watersport in the country. After a full safety briefing, you'll have a chance to hit the water and put theory into practice on the cable ski. In order to get to grips with the basics of balance and manoeuvring, your session will start with on a knee board, before you progress to a fully-fledged wake board and continue learning. Have fun! Availability: One or two weekend dates each month between April to October. Weather: Very severe weather conditions might mean that wakeboarding is cancelled. Please call the venue if in any doubt. Duration: Lasts for approximately two hours, including a briefing (please arrive a few minutes in advance of the booked time to get ready). Feel free to stay on afterwards and watch other sessions taking place. Numbers On Day: Up to 20 people takie part and the centre is open to the public. Spectators: Spectators are welcome and can watch you (and laugh!) from the outdoor cafe, which sells food and drink. Dress Code: Special clothing and equipment will be provided on the day. However, please bring your own swimsuit and towels. Guidelines: Exit the M1 at j14 and head west towards Milton Keynes on the A509. 400 metres on, go over the first roundabout (third exit) keeping on the A509 and drive over the next roundabout (second exit) still on the A509 (with the lake on your left). At the next roundabout (near Siemens) turn left onto V10 Brickhill Street and at the next small roundabout turn left into the car park. Restrictions: Minimum age 8. Maximum weight 19 stone. Must be able to swim 50 metres comfortably. Please make any medical conditions known upon booking, e.g. back or neck problems, or MS, which can affect grip. Not suitable for pregnant women. Other Info: All equipment is included and all training is held with an experienced and qualified instructor.
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Marriott Pamper Day for One
Relax, unwind and enjoy a bit of well-deserved self-indulgence at one of the fabulous Marriott hotel spas. Redeemable at a choice of locations nationwide, you can indulge in a day of pampering that will leave you feeling calm, rejuvenated and utterly beautiful. You'll have full use of the spa facilities and will enjoy the choice of two luxurious treatments to add to your feeling of wellbeing.Your day includes full use of the health club and leisure facilities as well as a choice of 2 of the following:Back, neck and shoulder massage (30 mins)Refreshing facial (30 mins)Mini manicure (30 mins)You are welcome to bring a friend to enjoy the leisure facilities as well (no treatments are included, but you may give one of your treatments to your guest or pre-book extra ones before your day. You'll also get a 10% discount on any products purchased at the salon on the day although this does not include treatments.Note that the above treatment times are approximate and subject to change without prior notice.Note that participating properties are subject to change.As soon as you place your order a gift pack will be sent to you (or the recipient) containing the experience voucher (valid for 9 months from date of purchase), message card, booking instructions and information booklet.
30 Minute Golf Lesson with a PGA Professional
Imagine if you could share the golf course with a PGA professional who would give you tips and help with your technique. Now you can! The 30 minute golf lesson will give you all the expert advice you need to improve your game, from a seasoned professional with years of experience. After the lesson you will leave the green more confident and hopefully an even better player! - R.K. Locations This experience is available at 101 locations. To see the full list click here. Important InformationYour voucher is valid for 10 months for one person. This experience includes a 30 minute golf lesson with a PGA professional at your chosen location. Your lesson must be pre-booked and you must present your voucher on the day of your experience. Please dress appropriately for a golf club environment. All locations are subject to change without notice. All dates are subject to availability.
Red Letter Days £50 Gift Card
Selected Locations:: Whether you are looking for an interesting day out for someone close to you, or you are searching for birthday gift ideas, a Red Letter Days gift card is the perfect answer. Each of our gift cards offers fantastic flexibility, meaning the person who receives it can find the gift that is just right for them. The lucky recipient can choose from a range of experiences, from fun and thrilling to relaxing and indulgent - the possibilities are endless! Choose driving a racing kart round a track, a spa relaxation day, a half day horse riding, a tour of a famous stadium, and many more in between. Choose one of our wonderful gift cards and give the gift of choice. Availability: Weather: Duration: Numbers On Day: Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Other Info: Total flexibility means the gift card can be used to book any experience. Choose something higher in price and simply pay the difference or retain account credit if you pick an experience that costs less. The selection available is subject to change.
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Aston Martin Thrill
You're liable to wet your tuxedo with excitement as you roar around the circuit in a ludicrously powerful Aston Martin DB9 or AMV8. Combining gut-wrenching speed with serene handling, these classy British beasts need taming - and you're the one to do it. Beats dinner with Pussy Galore any day.
Supercar Thrill Choice
Aston Martin, Audi, Ferrari or Porsche? When it comes to supercar thrills, Virgin Experience Days sure does offer a lot of choices, so if you’re looking for an experience as a gift for someone else, the decision can be difficult! However, present your friend or loved one with the Super Car Thrill choice voucher and the type of exciting car experience they take, is down to them.
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Tour of Old Trafford for Two
Old Trafford, Manchester:: Step inside old Trafford - home the world's most renowned football club. The informative museum tracks the history of Manchester United, from modest beginnings in 1878, giving a broad insight into careers of key players, managers and administrators as well as showcasing the silverware collected along the way. A recent exhibit 'An Audience with Sir Alex' is a state-of-the-art 3D hologram of the former manager discussing his celebrated career at the club. Get to experience the thrill of emerging from the players' tunnel, sit in the heavens of the Sir Alex Ferguson Stand for a unique view of the pitch, stand in the manager's seat in the dugout and step into the player's dressing room. A must for all Manchester United fanatics! Availability: Seven days a week throughout the year (excluding match days and the 18 May - 10 June when important pre-season maintenance takes place). Weather: Duration: The tour itself lasts around one hour and 15 minutes, but please allow for up to three hours at the venue. Numbers On Day: Expect to share the tour with up to 49 other fans. We also offer an option for one person (code MTOAB) and for the family (MTOBB). Spectators: Dress Code: Part of the tour is conducted outside, so please dress according to the weather. Guidelines: Old Trafford Football Stadium lies on Sir Matt Busby Way off the A56 Chester Road, south-west of Manchester. The A56 is accessible from the M6 (A556 from junction 19), M56 (A556 from junction 7) and M60 (A56 to Manchester from junction 7). Follow the signs. Restrictions: There are no age restriction but participants aged 16 or under must be accompanied by an adult. Children under 5 go free. Other Info:
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Glamorous Movie Star Makeover for Two
Are you looking for a great girlie gift to surprise your best friend or mum on her birthday? Well why not treat her to a hair and beauty makeover for two at the chic 1950's inspired boutique beauty salon, The Powder Room. On arrival you'll be served a lovely cocktail while you select a glamorous hairstyle and makeup scheme from two look books, with the help of a beautician. Once you've both chosen your desired looks - sit back and relax as you're transformed into red carpet queens! In true A-list movie star fashion your beauty makeovers will be completed with luscious false lashes - now all you both need is a red carpet to pose on. Enjoy some pampering with a vintage twist on this hair and makeup experience. Location: Shoreditch, London Availability: Runs Tuesday to Friday all year round, subject to availability (excluding Christmas New Years). Weather: Duration: Your expeirence will last one hour. Numbers On Day: Your therapist will work on a one-to-one basis. There will be a maximum of six people receiving treatments during your session. Spectators: Dress Code: Guidelines: Restrictions: Minimum age is 16. Other Info:
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Introduction to Clay Shooting for Two
Riseley, Bedfordshire:: With a fully loaded shotgun pulled tight to your shoulder, the wafting smell of gunpowder in the air and the clay in your sights, you and a friend will learn the basics of shooting with a fully qualified instructor. At one of the largest shooting clubs in the country you will receive private instruction and a large number of shots in your combined time slot. Within minutes even the most modest beginner will be picking off clays left, right and centre with the precision of a sharp shooter. Tea and coffee is provided on the day, and there are full restaurant facilities in the clubhouse where you can enjoy a full meal or a refreshing pint (after the action of course!) payable on the day. Happy hunting! Availability: Operates every day of the week including bank holidays. Closed Christmas, Boxing and New Year's Days. Weather: This experience will run in almost any weather conditions. Please call ahead if you have any concerns on the day. Duration: Your experience lasts for 30 minutes, but please allow an additional fifteen minutes for gun fitting and briefing. You are welcome to stay on-site for the remainder of the day. Numbers On Day: There will be others shooting at the venue on the same day. Spectators: There are safe areas for spectators who are also welcome to frequent the clubhouse and adjoining patio. Pets are not permitted on-site for safety reasons. Dress Code: Please dress with the vagaries of the British weather in mind for this outdoor experience. We recommend warm layers in which you can move freely. Guidelines: Exit the M1 at junction 13 and take the A421 towards Bedford, then join the A6 (Bedford). Follow this road right through the town centre and follow signs to Kettering. Riseley Road is a right hand turn approximately six miles outside of the town centre. Once on Riseley Road, turn left onto Knotting Lane and another left into the shooting ground. Restrictions: Minimum age is 12. Anyone 16 or under must be accompanied by a spectating adult. As the venue has wheelchair access, disabled participants are welcome (please advise details at the point of booking). Other Info: This shooting club is a member of the BASC (British Association for Shooting and Conservation) and the CPSA (Clay Pigeon Shooting Association) which grades the venue as premier plus.
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