Located on the outskirts of picturesque Gloucester and set among 12 acres of Cotswolds greenery, the Mercure Gloucester, Bowden Hall Hotel is the ideal country retreat. Recently refurbished public areas have brought this hotel back to its former glory, boasting a breathtaking blend of traditional and contemporary design that will satisfy any guest. Locally inspired artworks, bespoke crystal chandeliers, and soft pastel shades create a leisurely atmosphere with a touch of English elegance. Explore chocolate-box Upton St Leonards, step back in time at Painswick Rococo Garden, or explore the Cotswolds. Back at the hotel, enjoy local cuisine at Dearmans Restaurant with exquisite views across the lawns and the lake. Make your big day stress-free with your very own wedding planner and live out your ultimate wedding fantasy. Based in the beautiful COTSWOLDS, this Georgian hotel is the idyllic backdrop to tie the knot for you and 200 of your nearest and dearest. Prices include Half Board accommodation, welcome drink, all bridge fees, EBU master points and holiday prize vouchers. Please note there are a few steps into the bridge room.
BRITISH BRIDGE HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
Arrival Day: 2/3.00pm Check In 5.45pm Drinks Reception 6.15pm Dinner 7.30pm Bridge
Following Days 10.00am Workshop/Seminar 10.30am Morning Bridge 6.15pm Dinner 7.30pm Bridge
Bridge is licensed by the English Bridge Union with master points (NGS) awarded for applicable morning and evening sessions. The main evening sessions will have pre-dealt boards and hand records available.
The evening bridge will be friendly duplicate with pre-dealt boards and hand records available for the main evening sessions. The morning bridge depends on numbers, pairs or teams may be played. We also offer morning seminars (you can request subjects to be covered in the seminars) and workshops (featuring interesting hands from the previous session). These are dependent on numbers and demand and subject to change at the directors discretion. We aim to play 21-27 boards in the evening bridge sessions and 14-16 boards for morning sessions. EBU master points awarded & bridge holiday prize vouchers to be won.