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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 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

n 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

n 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

n 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

n SEASIDE WEEKEND MYSTERY TOUR (no.2)

It’s a Mystery!

Saturday 6th to Sunday 7th August 2016

HB

2

1

£80

Single £7

n 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

n 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

n 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

n 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

n 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

n 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

n LANCASHIRE HIGHLIGHTS. Evening drive through Blackpool Illuminations; Canal cruise on the Lancaster Canal, guided tour of the Forest of Bowland and visit to Carnforth Station (location for ‘Brief Encounter’); Plus Bury market, East Lancs. Railway and Oswaldtwistle Mills.

Boat trip & train trip included!

St Ives Hotel, Lytham St Annes.

Leisure Facilities.

Entertainment.

Monday 19th to Friday 23rd September 2016

HB

5

4

FULLY
BOOKED

LAKE DISTRICT WEEKEND MINITOUR.

Saturday return journey on the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway. Sunday morning cruise on Ullswater on a lake steamer. Visit to Keswick.

Holiday Inn Lancaster.

Leisure Facilities.

Saturday 24th to Sunday 25th September 2016

HB

2

1

£103

Single £15

n EASTBOURNE.  Includes a round trip by steam train on the famous Bluebell Line, with an afternoon visit to Sheffield Park Gardens. Visit to Rye (on Market Day) and Hastings.

Afton Hotel.

AA**

Entertainment

Monday 26th to Friday 30th September 2016

HB

5

4

£282

Single

Nil

n CORNWALL. Full day visit to The Eden Project - admission is included in the tour price.  Afternoon visit to Truro. Scenic coastal drive to St Ives.  Includes admission to Eden Project.

Rosemundy House Hotel, St Agnes.

 

AA***

Entertainment.

Monday 3rd to Friday 7th October 2016

HB

5

4

£329

Single Nil

n BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS. Five day stay at the popular Craig-y-don Hotel on the promenade. No excursions included.

Craig–y-don Hotel,

Blackpool.

Monday 3rd to Friday 7th October 2016

HB

5

4

£195

Single £20

n NATIONAL TRUST WEEKEND MINITOUR.

Mottisfont (a romantic house set in beautiful riverside gardens) and Hinton Ampner

(an elegant country house with highly distinctive gardens). Admissions £18 extra, NT members free.

Holiday Inn Eastleigh.

AA***

Leisure facilities.

Saturday 8th to Sunday 9th October 2016

HB

2

1

£87

Single £15

BOURNEMOUTH. Drive through the New Forest to Bucklers Hard and including admission and boat trip on the Beaulieu River. Blackmore Vale and Shaftesbury. Free day in Bournemouth.

 

The Queens Hotel

AA ***

Entertainment.

Leisure facilities.

 

Monday 10th to Friday 14th October 2016

HB

5

4

£296

Single Nil

LAKELAND EXPLORER. Including steam train ride and Windermere lake cruise. Cumbrian coastal tour to Bassenthwaite and Keswick. 

Day visit to Holker Hall and Gardens.

Cumbria Grand Hotel.

Entertainment.

Monday 17th to Friday 21st October 2016

HB

5

4

£288

Single £60

n DURHAM & WHITBY WEEKEND MINITOUR

Saturday visit to the castle, cathedral and university city of Durham; Sunday drive to Whitby for lunchtime, then over the North York Moors.

Holiday Inn Washington.

Saturday 22nd to Sunday 23rd October 2016

HB

2

1

£88

Single £15

LONDON WEEKEND TOUR. Three day stay over the Remembrance Day weekend based in a four star hotel overlooking the River Thames and Parliament. Room & English Breakfast included.

Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel

Central London.

AA****

Friday 11th to Sunday 13th November 2016

BB

3

2

£208

Single £110

n THURSFORD CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR

Includes tickets for the Thursford Christmas Spectacular Show (Sunday Matinee).

Free time in the Norfolk seaside towns of Cromer and Sheringham.

The Hotel de Paris, Cromer.

Entertainment.

Friday 25th to Monday 28th November 2016

HB

4

3

£245

Single £15

SV £9

n BLACKPOOL ‘TURKEY & TINSEL’

Also includes two lunches and festive entertainment.

Queens Hotel, Blackpool.

AA***

Entertainment.

Monday 28th November to Friday 2nd December 2016

HB

5

4

£236

Single £20

SV £12

DURHAM CHRISTMAS MARKET. Day visit to ‘Durham City’s Traditional Christmas Festival’, plus visits to Ripon (Friday lunchtime) and the Newcastle Quayside Sunday Market.

Mercure George Washington Hotel Golf & Spa,

Washington.

AA***

Leisure Facilities

Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th December 2016

HB

3

2

£174

Single Nil

n CHRISTMAS TOUR TO WORTHING

with a full programme of Christmas food and entertainment.

Also includes one coach excursion to Brighton.

Chatsworth Hotel

Worthing.

AA***

Friday 23rd to Tuesday 27th December 2016.

FB

5

4

£530

Singles all sold

n TWIXMAS TOUR TO EXMOUTH. Staying at a popular hotel on the seafront at Exmouth. Includes excursions to Exeter and to Dawlish. Also visits to Weston super Mare and Cheltenham.

Cavendish Hotel Exmouth.

AA**

Entertainment.

Tuesday 27th to Friday 30th December 2016.

HB

4

3

£198

Singles

all sold

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!