Mother’s Day is fast approaching, so we thought we’d help out by making treating your Mum to an unforgettable day easier than ever. Forget the tired old chocolates, flowers or wine, these gift ideas are sure to put you in the good books for the rest of 2022!
If the past couple of years have taught us anything, it's the importance quality time spent with he people you love most. What could Mum want more than spending good times and having fun with her favourite child? Or, alternatively, getting some quality time away from the kids to enjoy a luxury stay in a boutique aparthotel?
In either case, The Gresham Aparthotel, Leicester has you covered. For just £155, Mum can enjoy a stay for two in a beautiful Superior Studio (available with twin or double bed). The price also includes a meal for two in our on-site restaurant, Black Iron Social, up to the value of £60 (table reservation must be booked separately). You could choose to stay on Mother’s Day itself, or on another date up to 30th June 2022 (subject to availability). Details on how to book are available here.
Whilst you’re in Leicester, why not take advantage of some of these amazing experiences and attractions. Here’s a list of some of our favourites:
Theatre – Leicester is home to the spectacular, state of the art Curve theatre. Upcoming productions include Akram Khan’s Jungle Book Reimagined, The Cher Show, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s School of Rock or dramas such as The DaVinci Code and Cluedo. Leicester’s De Montfort Hall also features a fantastic range of theatre shows and concerts with upcoming shows and productions including Madama Butterfly, Paul Weller, Lord of the Dance, Marti Pellow, Sandi Toksvig and Strictly Come Dancing star, Oti Mabuse
History – Leicester has a rich and fascinating history. The city is well known as the birthplace of the Tudor dynasty following the death of the last Plantagenet King, Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth Field. Richard III’s body was later found under a Leicester city centre car park some 500 years later. The King Richard III Visitor Centre tells the fascinating story of his dynasty, death and discovery; it’s well worth a visit.
Shopping – Leicester has a fantastic selection of shops including all the top brands at the flagship Highcross Shopping Centre, plus unique and quirky independent stores in St Martins Square and Leicester Lanes.
Wine tasting experience – Just a short walk down the road from The Gresham, you’ll find the delightful Italian wine café, Veeno. For £34.95 per person, you could enjoy their signature ‘Trip to Sicily Wine Tasting’ experience. You’ll get six different wines to try plus a selection of delicious Italian meats and cheese and a homemade tiramisu to finish.
If you’re looking for a more active experience then fun options in the city could include battling it out at Ninja Warrior UK Leicester or a range of fun sporting or gaming experiences at Lane 7, Leicester including crazy golf, bowling, pool, shuffleboard, ping pong or retro arcade games.
Whatever Mum enjoys, Leicester has you covered. And of course, there’s no better place to stay than The Gresham Aparthotel.
For further information or to book, visit thegreshamaparthotel.com/packagesandoffers