Mini Ramblers Retreat with Alex Polizzi

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Mini Ramblers Retreat with Alex Polizzi

Tuesday 27 August

On Tuesday 27 August, Alex Polizzi will be leading a walk from The Star to Friston Place, the home of her mother, Olga Polizzi. On arrival, the head gardener will provide a tour of the beautiful gardens, and this will be followed by a drinks and canape reception. Guests can then either walk back to the Star (or cars will be provided). Dinner will be served in The Dining Room. After a relaxing nights’ sleep and a hearty breakfast, Alex will lead a circular morning walk to Berwick Church, to see the stunning murals painted by Duncan Grant and Vanessa Bell.

From £480 (based on two guests sharing a double room) including one nights accommodation, breakfast, a guided walk with Alex to Friston Place. A guided tour of the gardens at Friston Place followed by drinks and canapes on the terrace. Dinner at The Star (£60 allowance per adult excluding drinks) and a guided walk to and from Berwick Church.

Berwick Church


Tuesday 27 August
14.00 Arrival at The Star
14.20 Meet at Reception
14.30 Depart: Walk with Alex Polizzi to Friston Place
16.00 Tour of Friston Place with a canape/drinks reception on the terrace
16.45 Return to The Star
From 18:30 Dinner at The Star

Wednesday 28 August
07.30 -09.00 Breakfast
09.20 Meet at Reception and check out 
09.35 Depart: Circular walk with Alex Polizzi to Berwick & Alciston Church
11.15 Arrive back at The Star
11.30 A fond farewell

Friston Place