Christmas lunch at fairytale like Thorskogs Grand Manor House

Indulge in breathtaking beauty, scents and flavours!

Thorskogs Grand ManorHouse will be delightfully Christmas decorated and you will enjoy a delicious three course lunch - all in the much loved Christmas flavours.

The fascinating story of The Manor will be presented to us while we enjoy our coffee after lunch. And why not take the chance to try the popular Swedish drink "Glögg"!

Join our tour and have no discussion about who has to drive the car back!

You'll also have time to take a stroll - enjoy the exquisite interior of The Manor or maybe you prefer taking a walk in the beautiful English park.

 Thorskogs Grand Manor House - A true delight to all senses! 

Tuesday December 17, 2019

PS - As Thorskogs Grand Manor House is a very popular destination and Christmas time is a busy time - we need your reservation on December 3, at the latest. 

Thorskogs Grand Manor

"The history of Thorskogs Grand Manor House dates back to 1249, when the Norwegian King Haakon Haakonson the Elder, and the Swedish Earl, Birger Jarl, met and sat down at Torskebacke (the Norwegian name of Thorskog) and signed the ‘permanent’ peace treaty between Norway and Sweden. However, there was only peace for a short time, and it would be another 400 years before it and the County of Bohuslän became Swedish in 1658.

In 1730 Olof Wenngren arrived at Thorskog and founded a business.

He built the original Manor House on the site of today's house. He also laid out the ponds and the park. Mr Wenngren was highly honoured, became an aristocrat and in his will he left the right for the Manor to carry his heraldic sign.

 

Info from: www.thorskogsslott.se

 

Famous guests & Prize awarded

Over the years Thorskogs Grand Manor House has been the home of numerous prestigious guests including; George & Barbara Bush, Michail Gorbachov, John Major, Benazir Bhutto, and F.W de Klerk.

In 2019 Thorskog Grand Manor was elected winner of "This year's castle hotel 2019" in Sweden.

Today's Thorskogs Grand Manor

The Thorskogs Grand Manor House you will see today was built in 1892 by shipyard magnate Petter Larson. In 1865 he founded a shipyard on the Manor House side of the river Göta Älv. The shipyard was very profitable and made him a rich man."

 

"Thorskogs Grand Manor was bought by the current owners, Lena and Tommy Jonsson in 1986 and they transformed the slumbering old Manor into a stylish oasis for stressed business people and admirers of the good life."

 

Photos and information: www.thorskogs.se

Welcome to book here!

Prices

Adults: 840 kr

Children: 440kr (child portion)

Includes:

Visit to fantastic Thorskogs Grand Manor House including a 3-course Christmas lunch and a presentation of the history of the castle.

Times

Date: Tuesday December 17, 2019

Depart Göteborg: 11.45

Return Göteborg: 16.45

Pickup at Scandic Crown Hotel, Polhemsplatsen 3 in Gothenburg centre.

Or at other place if agreed!

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We love to create good memories, toghether with our customers. Unique Visit takes you by minibus to amazing manors, castles, exhibitions, cafés, gardens, arts & crafts -

and food artisans that are located in the regions surrounding Gothenburg. Or as we locals say; Göteborg. 

+46 (0)31-363 65 15

Göteborg - Sweden

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