Arboretum Tour and Lunch or Afternoon Tea
Apr to Oct 2021
Join Andrew Beale, the eighth generation in the family business, for a guided tour around the Beale Arboretum at West Lodge Park.
– Andrew Beale, Managing Director
You will see some of the 800 species of trees around the 35 acre estate, the spectacular conifers, the national collections of Hornbeams and Taxodiums, the new Catalpa collection, magnolia and holly beds, and the glorious maple glade.
The tour begins at 2.30pm in the front lounge and finishes at 4.00pm with either lunch prior, or English Afternoon Tea afterwards, served in the Mary Beale Restaurant.
Arboretum tour Lunch at 1.00pm
The tour is FREE, with lunch at 1.00pm chosen from our Mary Beale Restaurant menu (minimum spend £25.00 per person). £25 per person, will be taken off your bill at the end.
Arboretum Afternoon Teas at 4.00pm - £25.25
(Payable on booking).
Afternoon Tea Packages:
Newby loose leaf tea or Café du Monde coffee
Four finger sandwiches
Cheddar & chive mini quiche
2 warm scones with Devonshire clotted cream and Tiptree jamm
A selection of 3 homemade cakes
Prosecco Afternoon Tea:
(As the West Lodge Park Afternoon Tea, plus a glass of Rosé Prosecco)
Champagne Afternoon Tea:
(As the West Lodge Park Afternoon Tea, plus a glass of Rosé Champagne)
In order to ensure smooth service please note that we are unable to offer any other alternative combination of sandwiches. Payable at time of booking. Please advise any special dietary requests at time of booking
Please note that a full Afternoon Tea must be ordered by each person.
Please book and pay in advance via our website www.bealeshotels.co.uk/shop or via reception on 020 8216 3900 - bookings can be made up to 10.00am on the day of the tour.
We will be walking on mainly hard paths and grass, a coat is recommended and sturdy footwear should be worn.
These tours are also free of charge for hotel residents, or guests attending conferences or functions on the day in question.