Excel Bridge - Luxury Bridge Breaks in Top Class Hotels
Your Choice of Break
You have a choice of 2, 3, 5 or 7 night breaks all of which include half board accommodation and a welcome drink on the first evening.
2 Night Weekends
The weekend begins on Friday afternoon at 2:15pm with an “Early Arrivals” pairs, finishes at about 5:15pm on Sunday afternoon and includes Sunday lunch. There will be 5 sessions of bridge and 2 morning seminars.
3 Night Weekends
This format offers 3 nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast, but not Sunday lunch, and guests depart at their leisure after breakfast on Monday. The bridge programme is as above except that, in addition, there is also a final bridge session on the Sunday evening.
3 Night August Bank Holiday Weekend
On the August Bank Holiday weekend there will additionally be a Swiss Teams event on the Monday, starting at 11:00am and finishing by 4:30pm, with a break taken for a buffet lunch.
5 Night Holidays
Guests will arrive during Sunday afternoon and the first bridge session will be after dinner. Altogether there will be 8 bridge sessions and 1 morning seminar. Guests will leave after breakfast on Friday.
7 Night Holidays
Guests will arrive during the course of the Sunday afternoon and the first bridge session will be after dinner. Altogether there will be 11 bridge sessions, plus 2 morning seminars.
At all our events we offer a full and varied bridge programme. Weekend breaks start with an “Early Arrivals” pairs on the Friday afternoon at 2:15pm; this is the first of at least five full sessions of bridge. The main event is the “Championship Pairs” spread over two evenings and there will always be at least one session of teams. For those of you who like to improve your game there will also be the usual lively and instructive morning seminars. Take part in as much or as little as you like - it’s up to you!
All our sessions have duplimated boards and are scored using Bridgemates. Ranking lists, travellers, hand records & analysis of results are available immediately after each session on our website.
There will be a generous distribution of over 50 prizes at all events including a bottle of champagne each for the winners of the Championship Pairs.