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Escape to the vineyard with Mercure this summer

Explore all that this special vineyard has to offer with a unique wine tasting experience from Mercure Bridgwater’s new hotel package.

Nestled in the historic Somerset town of Bridgwater, this striking Mercure hotel is set to become the perfect weekend escape as it unveils a unique wine tasting experience in partnership with Oatley Vineyard.

Making for the perfect summer escape to the countryside, Mercure Bridgwater is inviting guests to explore this Somerset secret, home to over 25 years of international award-winning dry white wines. The unique experience includes a guided tour around the unspoilt vineyard where guests will learn all there is about the wine making process and the sites venerable vines.

Guests will then have the opportunity to experience the wines first hand with a unique wine tasting, sampling four of the vineyards most celebrated dry white wines before selecting their favourite to take home. Whether a romantic retreat, special anniversary or an opportunity to increase your wine knowledge, Oatley Vineyard is the perfect spot to kick back and relax with a picnic and a glass of your favourite wine.

Back at the hotel, which is found just a short distance from Oatley Vineyard, guests will be treated to a hearty breakfast, afternoon tea and a delicious dinner for two as well as a two night stay as part of the package.

The hotel is perfectly placed between the Somerset Coast, Quantock Hills and Somerset Level, making for the ultimate base for those looking to escape the city. Guests can also explore the local sights in the popular town of Glastonbury before heading home on the nearby M5.

Emma Rathbone, Sales Manager at Mercure Bridgwater Hotel, commented:

“We’re always looking for special and unique ways to welcome our guests and help them discover the local gems on our doorstep. We’ve admired the team at Oatley Vineyard for a long time and are delighted to have teamed up together to offer this wonderful package for our guests.

The heritage of our local area and the artisans that shape our community are so important to the story of our hotel. We can’t wait to invite more guests than ever before to discover all that Bridgwater has to offer.”


The exclusive package is available until the 2nd October 2019 with stays available until the 6th October 2019. Guests can book from £249 for a two night stay.

It joins other packages as part of Mercure’s Discover Local Series this year, which brings guests closer to local stories, history and culture across the UK and internationally through unique experiences. To find out more and book a package, visit




Where? Mercure Bridgwater, 56-66 Eastover, Bridgwater, TA6 5AR

When? Rooms must be booked before 2nd October 2019 with stays available until 6th October 2019

What does the package include?

  • Standard Double Room at Mercure Bridgwater for two nights
  • Oatley Vineyard Tour
  • Breakfast
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Dinner

How much does it cost? Guests can book from £249 for a two night stay. 

For more press information, contact Mercure@Manifest.London or call 0203 137 9270.


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