London 2012 The countdown has begun!
On July 27th 2012, the Olympic Games will open with an amazing ceremony in London to welcome athletes, spectators and the world to the United Kingdom.
This time next year, all eyes of the world will be focused on Great Britain as the Opening Ceremony takes place in the brand new prestigious Olympic Stadium. Over 3.5 million tickets have been sold for the London 2012 Games so far, and today sees the final countdown to “the greatest show in the World” begin.
Events at the Aquatic Centre it the Olympic Park and in Trafalgar Square will kickstart a year of outstanding sporting and cultural activities all over the UK in preparation for the Games.
With just one year to go, how excited are you for the arrival of this once in a life time event? All of us here can’t wait!
However the most important question is; Where will you be staying?
Old Thorns Manor Hotel in Liphook, Hampshire is just an hour from London, set in 400 acres of rolling countryside, complete with its own Championship Golf Course, Spa and Leisure Centre. We look forward to welcoming you to this four star hotel, with its contemporary furnishings and choice of restaurants.
With rail links directly to Waterloo and just off the A3, we are ideally placed to give you maximum relaxation, yet close enough to get to the Olympic events in the capital without the stress and cost of the centre of London.
Our Sports Bar is ideal for lovers of the Games, and our big screens show all the action – we have Sky, ESPN and the best of the action in Sky Sports 3D too!
- Under 2 hours from the Olympic stadium
- Between London and the Olympic Sailing venue in Weymouth
- Championship golf course
- Health club and spa facilities
- Close to the action but away from the stress.