The Tremont Tea Society invites you to sip, snack and socialize at The Tremont House, A Wyndham Grand® Hotel, during its special Tremont Afternoon Tea events served promptly at 3 p.m. at four times this year: Sunday, March 13; Sunday, June 12,; Sunday, Sept. 11; and Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016. The hotel is also offering a special Tremont Tea Society Package that includes afternoon tea for two, accommodations for two on Sunday night and valet parking, starting at $196.

Participation in the afternoon tea events is $40 per person for standard tea service and $50 per person for the option of champagne, mimosas or wine. Guests can chat with friends in the hotel’s sundrenched atrium while nibbling on tea sandwiches, petit fours and other treats, sipping tea or champagne and listening as a harpist plays live music softly in the background. Standard tea service includes Earl Grey, Assam Black Tea grown in India, Ceylon Black Tea/Sri Lankan Black Tea, Chamomile Tea, Mint Tea and Rose Congou Tea, selected to compliment the afternoon’s menu.

The menu features two salads including chicken, apples and raisins in endive and feta, Kalamata olives, and grape tomato served in a cucumber cup. Guests can also enjoy tea sandwiches of cucumber mint on rye bread; tomato, basil and  mozzarella on sourdough bread; prosciutto and asparagus on white bread; and roasted beef, horseradish cream and arugula on a mini brioche. Baked goods include banana nut bread and assorted scones and pastries, served with flavored sweet butter cream, Devonshire cream and assorted preserves. Tea concludes with assorted sweets served in a beautiful display of petite fours, mini assorted cheese cakes, macaroons and tarts.

The hotel will begin taking individual reservations for each tea several weeks in advance as follows:

  • Reservations for Sunday, March 13 will begin on Monday, Feb. 13;  
  • Reservations for Sunday, June 12 will begin on Monday, May 16;
  • Reservations for Sunday, Sept. 11 will begin on Monday, Aug. 22;
  • Reservations for Sunday, Dec. 11 will begin on Monday, Nov. 14, 2016

Reservations for the overnight Tremont Tea Society Package are currently available. Advance reservations are required and can be made by calling (409) 763-0300. A limited number of seats are available.

About The Tremont House

The Tremont House, A Wyndham Grand® Hotel, is owned by the Cynthia and George Mitchell family as part of Mitchell Historic Properties. The Tremont House is a 119-room, boutique-style hotel located in the heart of The Strand National Historic Landmark District and Galveston’s Downtown Cultural Arts District. This historic hotel features 14,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, a bistro-style café, fitness center and two bars for entertainment – the 1888 Toujouse Bar and The Rooftop Bar. For reservations, call (409) 763-0300 or visit www.TheTremontHouse.com.

About Wyndham Hotels and Resorts

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About Galveston Island

Galveston Island is a historic beach town located on the Gulf of Mexico just 50 miles from Houston. The island offers 32 miles of beaches, a variety of family attractions, one of the largest and well-preserved concentrations of Victorian architecture in the country, and Texas’ premier cruise port. For more information on Galveston Island visit www.discovergalvestontexas.com.