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- Clients on our weekend mini-tour to Kew & Wisley.
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No Big Interchanges; most passengers will have the same coach and driver all the way!
Local pick up points - even from your front door.
Great Value for money - most tours include meals and admission to attractions.
Free excursions.
Good Quality Hotels.
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COACH & MINICOACH HIRE
DAY EXCURSIONS
HOLIDAY TOURS

SWIFTSURE COACH HOLIDAYS - 2016

¨ QUALITY COACH HOLIDAYS from local pick up points in Burton, East Staffordshire and South Derbyshire.

¨ PICK UP FROM HOME available on all these tours for a small extra charge - see below.

¨ SEATS STILL AVAILABLE on all these tours—please telephone for more details.

¨ ADDITIONAL CHARGES may apply for single room  or sea view supplements—please see our tour brochure for full booking terms and conditions.

¨ The tours marked n have sufficient bookings to ensure they will not be cancelled for low numbers!

Destination

Hotel

To visit the hotel website, for more information or pictures, just click on the hotel name

 

Departure Date

Meals

Days

Nights

Price

n LONDON WEEKEND MINITOUR. Staying alongside the Thames at a popular centrally

located hotel, with English breakfast included.

Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel   AA****

Saturday 13th to Sunday 14th February 2016

BB

2

1

£99

Single £43

 

Nearly Full !

n LONDON WEEKEND MINITOUR. Staying alongside the Thames at a popular centrally

located hotel, with English breakfast included.

Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel   AA****

Saturday 20th to Sunday 21st February 2016

BB

2

1

£99

Single £43

n FALMOUTH. Spring Breakaway Tour.

Includes morning visit to Truro;

scenic drive to St Ives; Free day in Falmouth.

Madeira Hotel, Falmouth

AA***

Entertainment

Monday 29th February to Friday 4th March 2016

HB

5

4

£198

Single Nil

SV £12 pp

 

Fully Booked

n WEEKEND MYSTERY TOUR

It’s a Mystery!

Saturday 5th to Sunday 6th March 2016

HB

2

1

£86

Single Nil

n EXMOUTH.  Visiting Newton Abbot and

Teignmouth; Sidmouth and the Seaton Tramway; Exeter and Bicton Park & Gardens

Cavendish Hotel, Exmouth

AA**

Entertainment

Monday 21st to Friday 25th March 2016

HB

5

4

£229

Single Nil

SV £12 pp

EASTER IN NORFOLK.  Swaffham, Sheringham & Norfolk Broads. Includes Bure Valley Railway and Norfolk Broads cruise.

Hotel de Paris, Cromer

AA**

Entertainment

Friday 25th to Monday 28th March 2016

HB

4

3

£223

Single £15

SV £9

n HEREFORD, WYE VALLEY & BATH. Weekend Mini-tour.

Holiday Inn Bristol Filton

Leisure Facilities

Saturday 2nd to Sunday 3rd April 2016

HB

2

1

£86

Single £20

BOURNEMOUTH.

With visits to Compton Acres Gardens; scenic drive through the New Forest and a visit to Corfe Castle (NT) (or Swanage)

The Queens Hotel, Bournemouth 

AA***  Leisure Facilities

 

Meyrick Road, Bournemouth.

01202 554415

Monday 11th to Friday 15th April 2016

HB

5

4

£273

Single Nil

CORNWALL, ST IVES. Penzance, Cornish Seal Sanctuary & Trebah Garden.

Cottage Hotel, St Ives.

AA**

Entertainment.

Saturday 16th to Wednesday 20th April 2016

HB

5

4

£245

Single £20

SV £12

n ISLE OF MAN. Port Erin and Peel; Laxey Ramsey and Snaefell.

The Chesterhouse House, Douglas.

Entertainment.

Monday 18th to Friday 22nd April 2016

HB

5

4

£348

Single Nil

LIVERPOOL WEEKEND MINITOUR.

Crown Plaza John Lennon Airport Hotel

Saturday 23rd to Sunday 24th April 2016

HB

2

1

£86

Single £15

DEVON: TORQUAY. Dartmoor Tour and Powderham Castle

 

 

Headland Hotel, Torquay

AA***

Entertainment.

Leisure facilities.

Monday 2nd to Friday 6th May 2016

HB

5

4

£298

Single Nil

PLANES, TRAINS & AUTOMOBILES WEEKEND MINITOUR.  Haynes Motor Museum, Fleet Air Arm Museum and West Somerset Heritage Railway.

All admissions & return train trip included!

Holiday Inn Taunton

Leisure Facilities

Saturday 7th to Sunday 8th May 2016

HB

2

1

£129

Single £20

n EASTBOURNE. Beachy Head, Lewes, Rye and Tenterden.

The Afton Hotel,  Eastbourne.

AA**

Entertainment.

Monday 9th to Friday 13th May 2016

HB

5

4

£248

Single Nil

CRICCIETH - GREAT LITTLE TRAINS OF NORTH WALES. Staying in Criccieth, with train rides on the West Highland Railway and Ffestiniog Railway, plus a visit to Llanberis.

The Lion Hotel, Criccieth.

AA***

Entertainment

Monday 16th to Friday 20th May 2016

HB

5

4

£335

Single Nil

nBRIDLINGTON Long Weekend.

Via the Humber Bridge and Beverley; coastal drive to Whitby and Scarborough; Sunday free in Bridlington.

The Monarch Hotel, Bridlington.

AA**

Entertainment

Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd May 2016

HB

3

2

£146

Single Nil

 

NORWICH, NORFOLK. Sandringham, Norwich, Cromer, Great Yarmouth and the Norfolk Broads.

Mercure Norwich Hotel

AA****

Leisure facilities

Monday 23rd to Thursday 26th May 2016

HB

4

3

£282

Single Nil

n SANDOWN, ISLE OF WIGHT. Isle of Wight tour, Ryde and Osborne House.

Trouville Hotel, Sandown.

Entertainment.

Friday 27th to Tuesday 31st May 2016

HB

5

4

£299

Single Nil

n ROYAL SCOT TOUR.  Balmoral Estate, Queens View, Glenshee, Loch Tay and Pitlochry.

Angus Hotel, Blairgowrie.

AA***

Leisure Facilities.

Entertainment.

Monday 6th to Saturday 11th June 2016

HB

6

5

£334

Single Nil

LYTHAM, LAKES and DALES.  Yorkshire Dales, Southport and the Lake District.

St Ives Hotel, Lytham St Annes.

Leisure Facilities.

Entertainment.

Monday 13th to Friday 17th June 2016

HB

5

4

£255

Single Nil

n CAUSEWAY COASTER TOUR.  Donegal Coastline and the Giant Causeway; plus Ulster Folk Park, guided tour of Londonderry, train journey from Derry to Coleraine and Belfast.

Passport or photo id required on this tour.

Inishowen Gateway Hotel Buncrana

Leisure facilities.

Plus two overnight hotels.

Monday 20th to Saturday 25th June 2016

HB

6

5

£438

Single £91

EASTBOURNE. Bodiam Castle, Rye and Beachy Head.

Best Western Lansdowne Hotel, Eastbourne.

AA ***

Entertainment.

Monday 27th June to Friday 1st July 2016

HB

5

4

£315

Single £26

SV £26

CORNWALL; WEST LOOE.

Polperro, Padstow and Morwellham Quay

Hannafore Point Hotel, Looe.

AA***

Leisure Facilities.

Entertainment.

Monday 4th to Friday 8th July 2016

HB

5

4

£334

Single Nil

National Trust Weekend Tour

PLYMOUTH; Visiting Saltram House and estate, Cotehele House and Gardens and Buckland Abbey garden and estate.

National Trust admissions £28 extra. Free to NT members.

New Continental Hotel, Plymouth.

 

AA***

Leisure facilities.

Friday 8th to Sunday 10th July 2016

HB

3

2

£198

Single £50

ILFRACOMBE, NORTH DEVON.

Barnstaple Market and Woolacombe; Exmoor Tour, Lynton & Lynmouth including steam train ride.

The Palm Court Hotel, Ilfracombe.

Entertainment.

Monday 11th to Friday 15th July 2016

HB

5

4

£239

Single Nil

TENBY, SOUTH WALES.  St. David’s Cathedral, Carmarthen & the Gwilli Steam Railway.

Belgrave Hotel, Tenby.

Entertainment.

Sunday 17th to Friday 22nd July 2016

HB

6

5

£345

Single Nil

GHOSTS & WITCHES in the PENDLE VALLEY. Guided tours of the Ribble Valley and ‘Pendle Witches Country’, plus Skipton, Grassington and a canal boat cruise.

Mercure Dunkenhalgh Hotel

AA****

Leisure facilities.

Monday 25th to Friday 29th July 2016

HB

5

4

£314

Single £68

WATERCRESS LINE & HORSEDRAWN BARGE WEEKEND MINITOUR.  Round trip on the heritage steam railway and boat ride along the Kennet & Avon canal.

Boat trip & return train trip included!

Holiday Inn Basingstoke

 

Always a favourite with our customers and great value for money!

Saturday 30th to Sunday 31st July 2016

HB

2

1

£103

Single £15

SCOTLAND: Firth Steam and Sail. Boat trip on the Firth of Forth, train ride from Bo’ness to Kinneil, Falkirk Wheel, plus Edinburgh, Stirling and the Trossachs.

Westerwood Hotel & Resort.

AA****

Leisure facilities.

Sunday 31st July to Thursday 4th August 2016

HB

5

4

£374

Single £80

WEYMOUTH, DORSET.

Jurassic Coastline drive to West Bay, Bridport and Lyme Regis. Visit to Forde Abbey and Gardens.

The Crown Hotel, Weymouth.

 

AA**  Entertainment.

 

Probably our most popular hotel—we have been arranging tours to The Crown since the 1980’s!

Monday 1st to Friday 5th August 2016

HB

5

4

£339

Single Nil

WYE VALLEY & FOREST OF DEAN. Malvern Hills and Hereford; Monmouth and river cruise from Symonds Yat; Wye Valley and steam train ride on the Forest of Dean railway; Severn bridge and Cheltenham.

Boat trip & return train trip included!

Bells Hotel and Forest of Dean Golf Club, Coleford.

 

AA***

Entertainment.

Leisure facilities—golf, tennis and bowls. (No pool).

Monday 8th to Thursday 11th August 2016

HB

4

3

£266

Single Nil

SELBY ABBEY, YORK & WORTH VALLEY RAILWAY WEEKEND MINITOUR.  Saturday visits to historic Selby and York; Sunday drive Keighley and Haworth (home of the Bronte sisters) and including a ride on ‘The Railway Children’s’ steam railway.

Train trip included!

Holiday Inn Leeds Garforth

 

Leisure facilities.

Saturday 13th to Sunday 14th August 2016

HB

2

1

£93

Single £15

NORTHUMBRIA.

Holy Island (Lindisfarne) and boat trip to the Farne Islands; Guided Tour of South Tyneside/Catherine Cookson country; Hexham and Newcastle Quayside; plus ‘Locomotion’ at Shildon, and Durham.

Holiday Inn Newcastle

Gosforth Park.

 

Leisure facilities.

Monday 15th to Friday 19th August 2016

HB

5

4

£290

Single £64

NEWMARKET & DAD’S ARMY.

Visiting the university city of Cambridge; morning tour of the National Stud, afternoon trip to Bury St Edmunds. Dad’s Army museum at Thetford and Bressingham Steam and Gardens; also visit to Ely.

Includes three admission fees!

Heath Court Hotel, Newmarket.

 

AA ***

A ‘Best Western’ Hotel.

Monday 22nd to Thursday 25th August 2016

HB

4

3

£285

Single Nil

SOUTH DOWNS SUMMERTIME.

Calling at Windsor on the way down; day visit to Amberley Museum & Heritage Centre; excursion to Arundel and Chichester.

Includes admission to Amberley.

The Chatsworth Hotel, Worthing.

 

AA ***

Entertainment.

A ‘Best Western’ Hotel.

Monday 29th August to Friday 2nd September 2016

HB

5

4

£340

Single £40

WEST COUNTRY WEEKEND.

With visits to Cheddar Gorge and Wells Cathedral; horse drawn barge cruise on the Great Western canal at Tiverton; seaside visit to Dawlish; and guided tour of the historic city of Exeter.

Includes canal boat trip and guided tour fees.

The Devon Hotel, Exeter.

 

AA ***

 

Saturday 3rd to Monday 5th September  2016

HB

3

2

£180

Single £30

SOUTHERN IRELAND:

GALWAY and  CONNEMARA.

Cliffs of Moher; Galway City & Lough Corrib Cruise; Connemara National Park and Kylemore Abbey; Kilbeggan Distillery; Powerscourt Gardens.

Passport or photo id required on this tour.

Menlo Park Hotel, Galway.

ITB**** 

 

Sunday 11th to Friday 16th September 2016

HB

6

5

£448

Single £83

National Trust Weekend Tour

SURREY. Visiting Nymans (a garden lover’s home for all seasons; Chartwell (the home of Winston Churchill) and Standen House and Garden.

National Trust admissions £35 extra. Free to NT members.

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Crawley.

 

 

Friday 16th to Sunday 18th September 2016

HB

3

2

£146

Single £40

Code:  Price is per person, based on two people sharing a twin or double bedroom. HB = Half Board (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast).    BB = Bed & Breakfast.   RO = Room only.   FB = Full Board (Lunch, Dinner, Bed & Breakfast).

Single = Single Room Supplement .   SV = Extra charge (per person) for Room with a Sea View.

PC = Premier Collection Tour:  These tours are top quality tours for a special short break.  These tours feature quality three or four-star hotels in superb locations; bedrooms with every conceivable extra; excellent restaurants & elegant surroundings. With luxurious travel on our touring coaches, you can be sure of a very special break.  And, thanks to some careful negotiations, at a price you can afford!