Accommodation has been pre-paid and is on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis with the exception of Tresco. To avoid unwanted bills after the trip, any additional costs outlined but not limited to the below must be settled before departure each day.
Tresco lunch and dinner
*Hampers/ pre-packed lunch have been prepared by each hotel for the following day. These will be approx. £15pp per day and will be charged on the room bill for each guest.
The second night of RBF will be at Welsh luxury hotel Palé Hall, which has recently become a member of Relais & Châteaux. Relais & Châteaux announced Pale Hall is the only new member from the UK this year. Palé Hall is also the first Welsh member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
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Our first destination Tresco was last week voted as one of Condé Nast's 'Best Places to Visit This Summer'. It has been described as a 'botanical wonderland' thanks to the Island's exquisite Abbey Gardens. The gardens are formed from over 20,000 species of plants from all over the world, including Brazil, South Africa and Burma contributing to the islands exotic feel.
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Don't forget it is much easier getting waypoints into Skydemon. From within Helipaddy, view the hotel details, click the share button, choose GPX, then choose Skydemon. The waypoint is now stored in Skydemon!
All participants who wish to depart from Denham, please meet at Denham around 7:15 ready to depart promptly at 8am.
Any participants who wish to make their way to Tresco independently, please arrive at Tresco Heliport for 12:30 for the official start of RBF!
The outlook is set to begin with rather mixed conditions; often cloudy with some rain or showers but also some bright and sunny spells for some. Winds will be light or moderate, meaning that any showers could be slow moving and heavy in places, but the distribution of these is uncertain at this point. By the end of the week there is low confidence in any detail, but similar mixed conditions are likely to prevail. Temperatures are likely to be around normal, or perhaps warm at times but there may be some contrasts across the UK and perhaps day to day. Towards the end of the period it is possible that relatively benign conditions could become established.
Please see the below link for information on LETC.
To minimise waiting time when refuelling, all pilots flying R44 aircrafts will be refuelling at Perranporth . Other aircrafts will refuel at Land's End.
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