5 of the best places for festive afternoon tea in Surrey for 2018
PUBLISHED: 10:00 18 December 2018 | UPDATED: 14:24 06 November 2020
We pick some of the best places in Surrey to enjoy a festive take on the quintessential English tradition of afternoon tea at Christmas
The Runnymede Hotel, Egham
Enjoy some festive cheer by the Thames from 3 December to 6 January with The Runnymede Hotel’s indulgent Christmas Champagne afternoon tea. Guests will be able to unwind in the hotel’s lounge, enjoy the tranquil views over the Thames and tuck into a towering tray of festive treats. Priced at £28 per person.
Woodlands Park Hotel, Cobham
Christmas is made for celebration and the county house charm of Woodland’s Park Hotel is sure to get everyone in the Christmas spirit. The hotel’s festive-themed afternoon tea with novelties and a glass of Champagne is served in either the Grand Hall, Oak Room Restaurant, Benson’s Restaurant or, if weather permits, outside on the terrace.
Hartsfield Manor, Betchworth
Available throughout December, Hartsfield Manor’s afternoon teas are designed to provide the perfect way to spend a relaxed afternoon with family and friends. Kids can get in on the fun too at the hotel’s special Santa’s Grotto afternoon tea on Sunday, December 16, when they will get to enjoy some kid-friendly food, meet the big man himself and take home a Christmas gift. Priced at £15 for children and £25 for adults.
Gorse Hill, Woking
Located only a few minutes from the centre of Woking, Gorse Hill offers the perfect venue to unwind from the strains of Christmas shopping. Guests can enjoy a festive afternoon tea menu in the mansion’s cosy lounge beside a real log fire and twinkling Christmas tree as well as unlimited tea and coffee. Priced at £20.
Langshott Manor, Horley
Indulgence is allowed at Christmas and the menu at Langshott Manor certainly won’t leave you hungry. The grand red brick exterior of the hotel and cosy fireplaces inside provide an ideal setting to enjoy the delicious displays of sandwiches, home baked scones, cakes and tasty fancies. Priced at £30 or £40 with Champagne.
• 14 of the best places for an afternoon tea in Surrey - Whether you prefer jam or cream on top, or Prosecco to English breakfast tea – we’ve found 14 of the best afternoon teas in Surrey for you to indulge in