The Downton Experience

The Downton Experience

The Downton Experience

The Downton Experience

With a hit, six-season TV series and a movie confirmed for 2019, the ‘Downton Abbey’ franchise remains ever popular. Perfect for lovers of the award-winning period drama, this Downton package includes many exciting opportunities to explore the sights and scenes!


Our Hotel: Mercure Elcot Park

Our elegant four star Country House hotel is less than 10 miles from Highclere Castle and ideally located for our itinerary. Surrounded by 16 acres of beautiful gardens and woodland, Elcot Park’s facilities include an award winning restaurant and welcoming bar.

All of the en-suite bedrooms offer TV, telephone, tea / coffee making facilities and internet access. This hotel does not have a lift but ground floor rooms are available.


What’s Included:


·      Door to door service

·      Dinner, Bed & Breakfast

·      Porterage

·      Entrance to Highclere Castle

.      Guided tour of the Downton Villages and Filming locations




Included Excursions:

Your holiday includes the two excursions below.

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Highclere Castle

- Follow in the footsteps of Dame Maggie Smith, Jim Carter, Hugh Bonneville and the all-star cast of Downton Abbey on this visit to the magnificent Highclere Castle. As well as exploring the familiar state rooms, your entrance ticket will allow you access to the Castle gardens and the Egyptian Exhibition, which tells the story of Lord Carnarvon and Howard Carter!

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Downton in Detail

- Today you have a unique opportunity to become Lord or Lady Grantham for the day! Enjoy a guided tour around the filming locations from everyone's favourite BAFTA winning drama! With the guide's fascinating behind the scenes stories and anecdotes, we tour the area and take in the Hospital, the village pub, the former home of Matthew Crawley and the local church.

B, D

B=Breakfast included, D=Dinner included

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All tours on this site do include our very popular door to door service. On the day of departure, one of our small minibuses or cars will pick you up, at your door at the stipulated time and transfer you to the coach. Check on this map to see if your address is within our pick up area. PLEASE NOTE – if you do not live within our pick up area, call us and we will arrange to collect you at a mutually convenient point en-route.

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Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

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Bamber Bridge Bamber Bridge
Charnock Richard Charnock Richard Services
Farm Farm, FY6 0JW
River Wyre River Wyre
Wesham New Fire Station Wesham,Opp. New Fire Station
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