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Handover Day Activities


At Porsche, we want to make your handover as special and memorable as possible. In this article we’ll provide you with activity ideas for when you leave Porsche Centre Silverstone in your new Porsche, whether that is visiting one of Northamptonshire’s finest restaurants or driving across its beautiful countryside. Here is a list of our ideas:


Dining out:

  • Le Manoir Aux Quat’Saisons

A short drive from Oxford city centre, Raymond Blanc’s vision for Le Manoir Aux Quat’Saisons has been one of world-class gastronomic flair and outstanding organic produce. The restaurant earned 2 Michelin stars and a Michelin Green Star upon opening 38 years ago and is a must-visit dining experience for gourmands across the world.

Church Road, Great Milton, Oxford OX44 7PD

  • Casa De Tapas

Set in a Grade II listed building in the heart of Towcester centre, this busy tapas bar and restaurant is an independent family-run business. Their kitchen, headed by Seville-born Tapas Chef Jose, serves traditional Spanish recipes, while their bar offers cool edgy cocktails, with a large variety of gins, rums, and whiskies.

201 Watling St, West, Towcester NN12 6BX

  • The Falcon at Castle Ashby

Offering a variety of food and drink experiences from fine dining to afternoon teas and casual drinks, acclaimed Head Chef Russell Bateman and his team work hand-in-hand with local farmers, estate gamekeepers and nurseries to create menus that showcase produce grown, harvested and reared from within the 10,500-acre Castle Ashby Estate.

44 Maplewell Road, Woodhouse Eaves LE12 8QZ


Hotels and Spas:

  • Old Bank Hotel

Take in the views of Oxford’s most famous landmarks when staying in the independently owned hotel. This 5-Star establishment has 43 luxury rooms and suites to choose from, or you can dine in the Quad restaurant offering European cuisine cooked by head chef Rohan Kashid and his team.

Old Bank Hotel, 92-94 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ​​​​​​​

  • Ellenborough Park

A magnificent 15th-century English country estate with a luxury spa, and beautiful grounds, Ellenborough Park is perfectly situated on the edge of the Cotswolds and a short drive from Cheltenham town centre. Dine in the Taittinger terrace, Cedar Pavilion tent or one of their quirky dining carriages.

Southam Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL52 3NJ​​​​​​​

  • Rushton Hall

A Grade I Listed Country House hotel in Kettering and one of the finest hotels in Northamptonshire, Rushton Hall is perfect for a luxury weekend away, indulging yourself for dinner or afternoon tea in the 4 Red Star and 3 Rosette awarded restaurants or a day of rest and relaxation with a spa treatment.

Rushton Hall, Rushton, Northamptonshire NN14 1RR​​​​​​​

  • Fawsley Hall

Tucked away in the rolling Northamptonshire countryside, relax in the newly renovated spa located in the Coach House, enjoy a quiet relaxation room, or explore the 17-metre pool, steam room, sauna, outdoor hot tub, and a range of Elemis treatments when visiting this spa.

Fawsley Hall Hotel, Daventry, Northamptonshire NN11 3BA

  • Whittlebury Spa

The spa at Whittlebury Park’s aim is to take you on a journey that will rejuvenate and refresh both mind and body. Experience stimulating Heat and Ice experiences, soothing therapies and ancient bathing rituals all designed to let you unwind and escape.

Whittlebury Park, Whittlebury, Near Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 8QH​​​​​​​

  • Homefield Grange

Take yourself away to this luxury health and wellness retreat in Rushton, Northampton. Experience pure serenity with no temptations and no distractions. Treat yourself to a thermal spa experience, relaxing exercise or wellness clinics and therapies, and you will leave feeling as new as your Porsche.

Rushton Hall, Rushton, Northamptonshire NN14 1RR​​​​​​​


For more handover activity ideas, please contact Porsche Centre Silverstone on 01327 355 911 or Emily.abbott@porschesilverstone.co.uk