Seasonal offers & special breaks

Find a seasonal offer for your stay that will make your Combe Grove experience that little bit more special. All you have to do is pack your bag, find you way here, turn off your technology and unwind.

Remember, for the best rates, always book your room directly with us. 

Writers Retreat

Led by award-winning writer and teacher Dr Lucy Christopher

Sunday 4th February – Monday 5th February 2018

Join award-winning writer and senior lecturer, Dr Lucy Christopher, for the creative mini-break you need to find the time and inspiration to write.

You’ll have a three-hour writing workshop over freshly brewed coffee and cake, as well as an individual appointment with Lucy to discuss your writing fully, all in our beautiful private meeting room, the Library. Desk space will be reserved for you all weekend to pen your next masterpiece, or you might choose to curl up by the fire, spend some time in the pool, sauna and steam room, or stretch your legs for a walk through the woods.

This mini-break will include comfortable accommodation in one of our cosy Valley View rooms, with breath-taking views over ancient woodland, as well as seasonal, local and delicious meals throughout.

You’ll leave refreshed, de-stressed, and buzzing with new ideas and inspiration!

Introductory price of £235 for single occupancy, to include:

  • Tea, coffee and cake on arrival
  • Three-hour writing workshop and individual tutorial time with Lucy
  • Buffet lunch
  • Dinner in the restaurant
  • Overnight accommodation in a Valley View room
  • Breakfast the next day
  • Access to all Combe Grove facilities and classes
  • Free parking
  • Late check out

About Lucy

Lucy Christopher is the international bestselling author of Stolen, Flyaway and The Killing Woods. Her forth novel for young adults, Storm-wake, will be published worldwide in May 2018.

She grew up in Melbourne, but moved to the UK to earn an MA, as well as PhD, in Creative Writing. Lucy now works as Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing at Bath Spa University, as well as being a highly-regarded leader in creative writing retreats worldwide. In 2016 she founded Mexico Writing Retreats at Rancho Las Cascadas.

Her books have won numerous international awards, including the Branford Boase, Gold Inky, Prix Farniente and a Printz Honor Award. Lucy has also co-written the screen adaptation of Stolen, as well as short-stories and a picture book for younger readers.

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Winter recharge

Recharge and restore your sense of tranquility at Combe Grove. Relaxation begins on arrival with a welcome drink whilst you enjoy the view. Indulge in a luxurious one hour treatment and use the facilities at your leisure. For dinner, choose three courses from our a la carte menu, all seasonal, local and made with care. Then settle in for a sound night’s sleep, a glorious breakfast awaits in the morning.

The recharge package includes:

  • Overnight accommodation
  • Welcome drink
  • Three course dinner
  • One hour treatment
  • Access to all Combe Grove facilities and classes
  • Full breakfast selection made to order

Prices start from £235 for two people, subject to availability. We have more package options – get everything you need all wrapped up by speaking to our helpful team.

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Special extras

We want to make your stay with us special. So we’ve curated a selection of little extras, to make your visit an experience you won’t forget. If it’s a birthday, and flowers in the room are what you need, or you would like chocolate strawberries handmade by the chef, we can make it happen, with little extras starting from £2.

Get in touch with us today for a tailor-made package.

It's easy to book:

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