2pm: Check-in and explore
Your break starts the moment you step through the door. Drop off your things in your cosy bedroom, make yourself a cuppa and then take a wander. Our grounds are home to the Magna Carta Garden and pretty lawns than spill towards the river – offering direct access to the River Thames towpath too.
4pm: Relax and unwind
After getting acquainted with your surroundings, it’s high time to don your dressing gowns to indulge in some down-time in our award-winning spa. Swim a few laps, sit back in our whirlpool and try out our infra-red cabin. Then stretch out on a lounger and get stuck into a good book.
6pm: Aperitif in the new-look Lounge
As the evening draws in, head down to The Lounge for a gin and tonic, craft beer or glass of wine. The new-look Lounge has an incredible 360-degree fireplace and a curated array of seating – so you’re guaranteed to find a chair that’s just right for you. It’s time to say ‘cheers’!
8pm: Dinner in Leftbank
After whetting your appetite in The Lounge, make your way next door to our Leftbank restaurant. With sumptuous buffet style dining, indulge in a three-course meal fit for the Queen – who will probably be just upriver in Windsor if you’re staying with us at the weekend! From salads to a seafood station and robata grilled treats to a decadent display of desserts – Leftbank is a spot for food lovers.
9am: Award-winning breakfast
Start the day as you mean to go on with a hearty award-winning breakfast in Leftbank. Wake up over freshly brewed coffee, fruit and pastries. Then move on to the main event – make yours a freshly cooked Full English with all the extras, or build a continental breakfast from an array of other breakfast treats.
Make the most of our local area on your mini-break. Head upriver to Windsor for shopping galore and to pay a visit to Windsor Castle. The Magna Carta memorials are reachable on foot from The Runnymede too, commemorating the sealing of the Magna Carta in 1215 in our historic surroundings.
3pm: Game, set + spa
After having your fill of sightseeing, head back to The Runnymede for a little active relaxation. Enjoy a friendly tennis match on one of our three courts or make the most of our well-stocked gym. Then treat yourself to a little more spa time to rejuvenate before dinner.
7pm: Dinner + SWIG wine in The Lock
The Lock Bar and Kitchen is our restaurant with menus full of seasonal flair and international charm. Choose from daily specials on our blackboard, take a peek at our vegan menu or take your pick from our menu of classics crafted with a Runnymede twist. When it comes to wine, our new wine list by the artisan wine specialists SWIG will have you roaming the globe tasting wines you won’t find elsewhere.
Includes dinner in Leftbank, bed and breakfast, a 45 minute treatment plus use of our spa facilities, from £350 for two
Includes Leftbank lunch with unlimited fizz, bed and breakfast plus use of our spa facilities, from £170 for two.