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Road Scholar
Program #12187RJ
19 Days | 18 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Meals: 45 total, 17 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 17 dinners

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Low Fat; Vegetarian; Low Salt; Gluten Free.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

Lodging
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Radisson Edwardian Vanderbilt Hotel.: London, 4 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The hotel was once the London residence of the Vanderbilt family. Many original features have been carefully restored to their former glory including stained glass windows, wood panelled rooms and its magnificent artistic ceiling.

Contact info:
68-86 Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BT UK:England
phone: +44 20 7761 9000
web: www.radissonedwardian.com/londonuk_vanderbilt

Room amenities: Each room offers a mini bar, air conditioning, hairdryer, in room safe, iron and trouser press, tea and coffee making facilities and complimentary wireless Internet access. Direct dial telephone, satellite TV.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bar. Complimentary wireless Internet access, complimentary newspaper, 24 hour front desk, 24 hour room service, currency exchange, valet service available for laundry. Fitness room. Mobile phone rental. Business centre.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before:
For additional pre and post program accommodations, please contact Road Scholar Travel Services at (800) 241-1404 or via email to travelinfo@roadscholar.org

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Three Ways House Hotel: Mickleton, 3 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Traditional Cotswolds hotel with honey coloured stone buit in 1870. Home to the "Pudding Club".

Contact info:
Mickleton
Chipping Campden, GL55 6SB. UK:England
phone: +44 1386 438429.
web: www.puddingclub.com

Room amenities: TV, direct dial telephone, hairdryer, tea and coffee facilities.

Facility amenities: Restaurants, lounge and bar.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Mercure Chester Abbots Well Hotel: Chester, 3 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Located in two acres of landscaped gardens close to the ancient city of Chester.

Contact info:
Whitchurch Road
Christleton
Chester, CH3 5QL UK:England
phone: +44 844 8159001
web: www.mercure.com

Room amenities: Flt-screen TV, movies on demand, music centre and high-speed Internet access. 220/240 V. A C. Trouser press and iron in room . Telephone, Radio in room . Tea/coffee making facilities. Hairdryer. Room service.

Facility amenities: The Arts Brasserie Restaurant, bar. Sebastian Coe Health Club features a heated indoor swimming pool and modern multi-gym, Finnish sauna, steam room. Wi-Fi (fee payable), WiFI Wireless Internet access.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Monkbar: York, 3 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: At the heart of York, overlooking the Roman city walls and York Minster, the Monkbar has a secluded tropical courtyard garden.

Contact info:
Monkbar
York, YO31 7JA UK:England
phone: +44 1904 638086
web: www.monkbarhotel.co.uk

Room amenities: Television, direct dial telephone with modem point, tea and coffee making facilities, hair dryer, trouser press.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bar with big screen, free broadband access.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

King James (formerlyThistle) Edinburgh.: Edinburgh, 4 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Located just off Princes Street a short walk from major attractions.

Contact info:
107 Leith Street.
Edinburgh., EH1 3SW. UK:Scotland
phone: +44 870 333 9153.
web: www.thistle hotels.com

Room amenities: Satellite television, radio, direct dial telephone, tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryer. High speed internet access.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bars, BT Openzone wireless internet.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after:
For additional pre and post program accommodations, please contact Road Scholar Travel Services at (800) 241-1404 or via email to travelinfo@roadscholar.org

Check out time: 11:00 AM


The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
17 nights of accommodations
45 meals: 17 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 17 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
25 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences

Ratings

4.6
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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