English Gardens & The Chelsea Flower Show from 17 to 25 May 2023;
limited to 18 guests

Chelsea Flower Show

Savour the joys of spring with privileged access at every turn on this quintessential English journey spanning exclusive estates and gardens, culminating in a Royal Horticultural Society Members’ Day at the Chelsea Flower Show.


From $12 295.00 per person sharing and $17 590.00 for single occupancy; a deposit of $1 500.00 per person is required to secure a booking.

A&K Advantages:

  • Attend the world-famous Chelsea Flower Show in a style befitting a member, enjoying all-day access to an exclusive RHS hospitality pavilion, where you are invited to savour a full breakfast, lunch with Champagne and a traditional high tea
  • Stroll through the Arts and Crafts-style gardens of Sissinghurst Castle, planted by Vita Sackville-West
  • Spend an afternoon at Hidcote Manor, one of England’s greatest gardens
  • Explore the private walled garden of the owners of historic Bowood House & Garden, on an exclusive experience
  • Gain exclusive access to Badminton House, enjoying tea at the country home of the Duke and Duchess of Beaufort
  • Privately tour the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, Blenheim Palace, a local expert leading the way

Activity Level:

This tour has a moderate activity level with long walks in gardens, large manors, estates, and castles. Guests should expect some uneven walking surfaces and days full of activity. The age range is mostly mid 60’s to mid 70’s so the pace of the group will be slower.

Herewith more information about the accommodation that has been hand selected by A&K for an unmatched experience:

Ockenden Manor
Nestled among nine acres of gardens, this boutique hotel affords a contemporary, wellness-centered oasis in the West Sussex countryside. Herewith a link to the website.

Ockenden Manor
Ockenden Manor

Dormy House
Luxury boutique hotel built into a 17th-century Cotswolds farmhouse; herewith a link to the website.

Dormys House
Dormys House

Brown’s Hotel
Historic classic luxury hotel set in London’s most exclusive borough; herewith a link to the website.

Browns Hotel
Browns Hotel

Let us know if you’re interested in the English Gardens and Chelsea Flower Show Small Group Journey from 17 to 25 May 2023 as availability is already extremely limited. It’s a fabulous tour and receives rave reviews.

2023 Small Group Journeys with Abercrombie & Kent

“It’s our 60th year in luxury travel and we have our largest-ever selection of preview itineraries, setting the stage for an extraordinary 2023. Choose from some of our best and most popular small-group journeys as well as new adventures to East Africa and Mexico enhanced by private air, all with unrivaled support from our more than 55 offices in over 30 countries.”

Wherever you go, travel in a group of no more than 18 guests with a Resident Tour Director® and expert local guides at your side, experiencing A&K’s unique combination of luxury, insider access and impeccable attention to detail. And book with peace of mind, knowing our up-to-date health and safety protocols help ensure your wellbeing while you travel.

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