THE UK’S SMALLEST FIVE STAR HOTEL
A heritage defined by craftmanship, and an outlook inspired by creativity and innovation.
Step into the world of Contessa Hotels and you will want to stay. Experience a unique sense of style and beauty in our landmark properties from the irresistible glitz of iconic Art Deco to the lavish opulence of Edwardian England.
Our Hotels embody archetypal luxury and comfort, with a professional, highly-trained team offering exemplary service and attention to every detail. Bodaciously elegant designs, startlingly original artworks, stunning statement mirrors and the richest, most deluxe furnishings create a magnificent environment for a truly memorable visit.
HILLBARK HISTORY TOURS
Built in 1891, our historic 5 star hotel has the most interesting background and is linked to two of the region’s most influential families who helped put Wirral on the map.
Come and be ‘At Home’ with us at the stunning Grade II listed
Hillbark Hotel & Spa in Royden Park and learn about the fascinating history of one of Wirral’s finest architectural treasures.
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT ALL HISTORY TOURS ARE CURRENTLY POSTPONED DUE TO CONVID 19. IF YOU HAVE BOOKED IN FOR ANY OF THE BELOW DATES, YOU WILL BE CONTACTED TO RESCHEDULE.
10.30AM – Morning Tea & Coffee with pastries
11AM – Historical tour of the building and grounds*
1PM (Appox) – Relax and enjoy our award-winning Afternoon Tea. Luxurious, elegant and totally indulgent, Hillbark’s Afternoon Tea offers a contemporary twist on this ever-so-English tradition. Mouth-watering sandwiches are accompanied by delicious hand-made pastries, light, crusty scones, homemade jam and rich clotted cream. The finest teas from around the world complete this delicious treat.
2PM (Approx) – Depart**
£33 per person
*All tours include some stairs due to the nature of the building.
**All guests receive a discount voucher valid for three months, for use in our Riviera restaurant.
DATES FOR 2020 & 2021
Wednesday 16th December (Christmas Special) 2020
Wednesday 6th January 2021
Wednesday 10th February 2021
Wednesday 10th March 2021
Wednesday 14th April 2021
Wednesday 12th May 2021
Wednesday 9th June 2021
Wednesday 14th July 2021
Wednesday 4th August 2021
Wednesday 8th September 2021
Wednesday 6th October 2021
Wednesday 3rd November 2021
Wednesday 1st December (Christmas Special) 2021
To book, contact the hotel directly to reserve your space and avoid disappointment. If you would like to arrange a special group tour (for up to 30 people) please contact our History Tour organiser, Dominga Devitt on 07772447275 or email her at [email protected]
Altenatively you can purchase a tour as a gift via our online vouchers page.
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 0151 625 2400
*Full payment is required to guarantee your place on the tour.