Five of the best places to spend Mother’s Day

PUBLISHED: 00:00 24 March 2014

LVE Mar14 Mothers day

LVE Mar14 Mothers day


Our pick of the best places to treat Mum in Manchester and Cheshire

Corn Exchange Manchester

With its central location in the heart of the city, the Corn Exchange is the perfect place to enjoy some quality time with your mother. Take her on a shopping spree, not forgetting to pop into the Corn Exchange shops to check out the fashion and beauty. There’s so much choice here for lunch, or dinner and maybe a glass of wine. Try Zizzi, Pizza Express or indulge in an authentic Italian deli lunch at Salvi’s.

Corn Exchange Manchester

Exchange Square

0161 834 8961

On the Orient Express

This year why not treat your Mum to a once in a lifetime lunch aboard the Orient Express Northern Belle with champagne and wine. This unforgettable one day experience departs Manchester Victoria on a round-trip through Britain’s beautiful countryside? It’s the perfect gift for Mother’s Day., 01625 855 855, Call in to one of our branches in; Bramhall/Hale/Poynton/Prestbury

Swettenham Arms

What could be nicer than lunch in a beautiful country pub and this one is especially lovely.

Nestled in the heart of the Cheshire countryside between Congleton and Holmes Chapel, you’ll find one of Cheshire’s favourite gastro country inns, the Swettenham Arms, privately owned for the last 21 years by Frances and Jim Cunningham and dating back to the 16th century.

Their chef is committed to sourcing as much local, seasonal food as possible and transforming it into culinary delights for fabulous Sunday lunches and gastro style meals throughout the week as recognized by Michelin, AA’s Pub Guide and other good food guides. A charming place to relax and enjoy Mother’s Day.

Swettenham Arms, Swettenham Village, Congleton. Cheshire, CW12 2LF

Tel : 01477 571284

Lymm Hotel

An elegant venue for lunch or dinner - or you may even want to stay the night and use the hotel as a base to visit local attractions like Tatton and Beeston Castle. Mums will certainly enjoy the welcoming surroundings of this lovely hotel located in the heart of the Cheshire countryside.

Stroll into the conservation area of the village to take a look at the ancient Lymm Cross, or walk along the historic Bridgewater canal past he colourful barges to work up an appetite for the delicious dishes included on the hotel’s award winning menus.

Lymm Hotel, Whitbarrow Road, Lymm, Warrington WA13 9AQ

Tel 0844 879 9047

Mottram Hall Hotel

A stunning venue, outstanding well-maintained grounds, beautiful reception rooms, mouth-watering menus, personal and professional service are all you need for your mum’s special day.

Why not treat her to an amazing day at the hotel’s spa? This is an elegant spa and leisure club. After a dip in the pool you could choose to take in a Raspberry Collins in the cocktail lounge or the Atlantic Seabass in the Carrington Grill and luxuriate in this rather special hotel.

Mottram Hall, Wilmslow Road, Mottram St Andrew SK10 4QT

0871 222 4686

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