Surrey In The Summer: Top 5 Things To Do

Surrey is a beautiful county in the south-east of England steeped in both history and culture. It is a hot spot for families and commuters to set up home as London can be reached in just under an hour by train.

Highlights include the stunning Hampton Court Palace set alongside the River Thames, rolling countryside and ancient towns.

This summer, Surrey truly is the place to visit, with the range of attractions and luxury offerings it has available, it ensures there is something for everyone to enjoy!

Here is a list of Newcourt’s top 5 things to do in Surrey…


1. Kew Gardens – Great family day out

London’s Royal Botanical Gardens is home to the largest collection of living plants in the world and in 2003, it was listed as a World Heritage site. It is one of the City’s top attractions and is popular with adults as well as children due to the various fun activities it offers throughout your visit. With over 30,000 different species of plants to admire, there will be plenty to catch your eye!

2. Guildford House – Enjoy the art and culture

Guildford House is a fascinating 17th century Grade 1 Listed town house located on the High Street. It is home to Guildford House Gallery, a changing exhibition space offering a varied programme of activities and events ranging from arts and crafts shows, workshops and talks. Located in a prime location, Guildford House is popular among tourists and locals and has become a well-known staple of the area.

3. Bletchingley Golf Club – Golfers Heaven

A day out golfing at the luxury Bletchingley marks a perfect summertime activity. The 18-hole course is set in the idyllic Surrey countryside and has stunning views over the Downs and Weald. It has been heralded as one of the longest courses in the south of England and is easily accessible from the M25. It is renowned for its hospitality from both members and staff alike.

4. Denbies Wine Estate – Perfect day for couples –

The Estate is set in a quaint farmhouse on a working vineyard in the midst of the beautiful Surrey Hills. Since being opened in 1986, it has become one of the largest wine producers in the UK and has welcomed several members of the Royal Family over the years. There is much on offer at Denbies ranging from outdoor tours to indoor tours, group tours and Brewery visits. It features two restaurants where vineyard wines can be enjoyed alongside delicious cuisine.

5. Pennyhill Park Hotel & Spa
Pamper yourself with a luxury spa day

For a luxury day out, why not visit Pennyhill Park Hotel & Spa. Set within 123 acres of stunning Surrey parkland, this elegant ivy-clad country house is the highest rated hotel and spa in the area. The spa offers a variety of beauty and well-being treatments as well as featuring 8 indoor and outdoor pools, a fitness centre, tennis court and a 9-hole golf course. For an even more indulgent experience, there is a high-end restaurant, plus a stylish brasserie and bar to be enjoyed.


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