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COACH & MINICOACH HIRE
DAY EXCURSIONS
HOLIDAY TOURS

SWIFTSURE COACH HOLIDAYS - 2015

¨ 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 WEEKEND MYSTERY TOUR. Another of our popular two day mystery mini-tours, with dinner, bed and breakfast in a quality hotel and an interesting itinerary - the clue is ‘rail, retail and relics’.

Mystery Hotel

Three star standard.

Saturday 28th February to Sunday 1st March 2015

HB

2

2

FULL
£85

Single £15

n FALMOUTH, CORNWALL. Visit the Cathedral City of Truro; optional River Fal boat trip; scenic drive via Helston & Lizard Peninsula.

 

INCLUDED EXCURSIONS:

· Outward journey via South Devon & the Tamar Bridge.

· Morning visit to the cathedral city of Truro. Afternoon free in Falmouth.

· Half day scenic drive via Helston, Goonhilly Downs and the Lizard Peninsular.

· Return journey via Bodmin Moor & Exeter.

 

 

Madeira Hotel

AA** 

Cliff Road, Falmouth, Cornwall.

01326 313531    www.leisureplex.co.uk

Monday 2nd to Friday 6th March 2015

HB

5

4

FULL£198

Single All sold    

SV £12

The Madeira Hotel is beautifully situated on the sea front with attractive gardens and splendid views to Pendennis Castle and across Falmouth Bay.

· All bedrooms with private facilities en suite, with TV, telephone & tea/coffee making facilities.

· Restaurant with large dance floor and entertainment most evenings.  Lift to all floors.

· Oak panelled cocktail bar & sun lounge with large picture window overlooking the sea.

n BOURNEMOUTH Spring SpecialCompton Acres Gardens, The New Forest & Kingston Lacy (National Trust).

 

INCLUDED EXCURSIONS: 

· Compton Acres Gardens. Ten acres of historic, beautiful gardens, including the famous Italian and Japanese gardens. Admission included.

· Scenic day tour around The New Forest.

· Visit to Kingston Lacy (National Trust).       A 17th century house surrounded by gardens & parkland. Admission extra (£11.70). NT members free.

The Queens Hotel, Bournemouth

AA***

Meyrick Road, Bournemouth.

01202 554415

www.queenshotelbournemouth.com

Monday 9th to Friday 13th March 2015

HB

5

4

£249

Single Nil

The Queens Hotel is the ideal place for an early season break.  Family owned, it is ideally situated in the heart of Bournemouth, only a short walk from the town centre and just a pebble’s throw from Bournemouth’s beach. Always a firm favourite with our customers! 

· All bedrooms with private facilities en suite, TV, telephone, tea/coffee making facilities & hairdryer.

· Restaurant, Bar & Lounge.  Lift serves most floors.

· Entertainment in the Hotel.

· Indoor swimming pool, sauna & steam room.

n EASTER IN SIDMOUTH

includes admission to Bicton Park & Gardens (with a train ride), plus visits to historic Exeter and the seaside at Dawlish.

 

INCLUDED EXCURSIONS: 

· Saturday: Morning visit to Exeter, an attractive historic city with cathedral, castle and great shops! Afternoon visit to Dawlish, beside the seaside.

· Sunday: Morning free in Sidmouth. Afternoon visit to Bicton Park Botanical Gardens - we include park admission and a ride on the Woodland Railway.

Bedford Hotel

Seafront Hotel

AA***

 

Esplanade Sidmouth, Devon.

01395 513047

www.bedfordhotelsidmouth.co.uk

Friday 3rd to Monday 6th April 2015

HB

4

3

£229

Single Nil

The Bedford Hotel is one of the first Regency houses to be built on the seafront in Sidmouth, now a Grade II listed building and the pride of the Pyne family.  Located at the heart of Sidmouth’s seafront means many rooms boast breathtaking panoramic views across Lyme Bay. 

· All bedrooms with private facilities en suite, TV, telephone, tea/coffee making facilities & hairdryer.

· Restaurant, Bar & Lounge.

· Lift serves all floors.

n YORKSHIRE WEEKEND MINITOUR

Skipton, Harrogate, the North Yorkshire Moors and Whitby.

 

INCLUDED EXCURSIONS:

· Saturday journey to Skipton (on market day) then via Forest Moor to Harrogate.

· Sunday morning drive via Ripon, Thirsk and Helmsley Bank, then over the North Yorkshire Moors to Whitby.

Holiday Inn Harrogate  PC

AA***  Leisure Facilities.

 

Kings Road, Harrogate.

0870 443 1761 8 www.holidayinn.com

Saturday 11th to Sunday 12th April 2015

HB

2

1

£89

Single £17

The Holiday Inn Hotel is next to the Harrogate International Centre; an impressive modern building of mirrored glass which can be seen as soon as you arrive in the spa town of Harrogate.

· All bedrooms with private facilities en suite, with TV, telephone & tea/coffee making facilities.

· Restaurant and Lounge Bar.  Lift to all floors.

· Guests can use the leisure facilities at the Harrogate Academy & Spa.

n ILFRACOMBE, NORTH DEVON. Visiting Barnstaple, Exmoor, Lynton & Lynmouth, and including admission to Rosemoor Gardens,

Palm Court Hotel, Ilfracombe.

Monday 13th to Friday 17th April 2015

HB

5

4

£232

Single Nil

n EXMOUTH, EAST DEVON.  Including a River Exe Cruise, ride on the Seaton Tramway, Cathedral City of Exeter and Dartmoor Tour.

Cavendish Hotel, Exmouth. AA**

 

Monday 20th to Friday 24th April 2015

HB

5

4

£248

Single £20

Sea View £12

n LIVERPOOL WEEKEND CITY BREAK including a Guided City Tour, time to visit Albert Dock and Liverpool One, and a visit to Crosby Beach to view the sculptures on the sands.

Crowne Plaza Liverpool Airport.

PC  AA***

 

Saturday 25th to Sunday 26th April 2015

HB

2

1

FULL£84

Single £15

 

 

EASTBOURNE. Includes a visit to Scotney Castle, plus Tunbridge Wells, Rye & Hastings.

 

Afton Hotel, Eastbourne. AA**

 

Monday 27th April  to Friday 1st May 2015

HB

5

4

£245

Single Nil

 

PAIGNTON, DEVON. 

River Dart Steam and Cruise and Dartmoor.

Queens Hotel, Paignton.

AA***

Monday 4th to Friday 8th May 2015

HB

5

4

£298

Single Nil

WEYMOUTH, DORSET.  Drive along The Jurassic Coastline to West Bay and Lyme Regis; visit to Athelhampton House and Gardens; also Portland Harbour and Portland Bill.

Crown Hotel, Weymouth.

AA**

Monday 11th to Friday 15th May 2015

HB

5

4

£306

Single£12

n LANCASHIRE WEEKEND MINITOUR. 

Canal Trip and Steam Train.

Holiday Inn Lancaster.

 

Saturday 16th to Sunday 17th May 2015

HB

2

1

£97

Single£15

n WEST LOOE, CORNWALL  Smugglers & Steam. Visits to Polperro, Charleston Shipwreck & Heritage Centre, Mevagissey; and a ride on the Bodmin & Wenford Railway.

Hannafore Point Hotel, West Looe.

AA***

Monday 18th to Friday 22nd May 2015

HB

5

4

£330

Single Nil

n SANDOWN, ISLE OF WIGHT

Island Tour, Rosemary Vineyard and IOW Steam Railway

Trouville Hotel, Sandown.

Monday 25th to Friday 29th May 2015

HB

5

4

£299

Single Nil

n SOUTH DEVON. Based at a lovely hotel in Torquay and including a full day Dartmoor Tour and visit to Powderham Castle.

Headland Hotel, Torquay

AA**

Leisure Facilities

Monday 1st to Friday 5th June 2015

HB

5

4

£335

Single Nil

n LYTHAM, LAKES & DALES.  Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District, plus Preston and Southport.

St Ives Hotel, Lytham St Annes.

Monday 8th to Friday 12th June 2015

HB

5

4

£249

Single £16

Sea View £20

n IRELAND: THE MOUNTAINS OF MOURNE, STRANGFORD LOUGH & BELFAST, plus Armagh and Titanic Belfast Museum.

The Four

Seasons Hotel, Carlingford.

ITB***

Leisure Facilities

Sunday 14th to Thursday 18th June 2015

HB

5

4

£356

Single £70

 

LLANDUDNO, North Wales. Great Little Trains and Snowdonia; including the Ffestiniog Railway, Caernarfon & Llanberis Lake Railway.

The Hydro Hotel, Llandudno. AA**

Saturday 20th to Wednesday 24th June 2015

HB

5

4

£284

Single £28

SV £24

n EASTBOURNE. Herstmonceux Castle Gardens, Hastings and Brighton

Lansdowne Hotel, Eastbourne.

AA ***

Monday 29th June to Friday 3rd July 2015

HB

5

4

£304

Single £26

SV £26

SOUTHSEA. Portsmouth, Chichester, Bognor Regis and The Mary Rose.

The Royal Beach Hotel, Southsea.

AA ***

Monday 6th to Friday 10th July 2015

HB

5

4

£338

Single £32

BARMOUTH & MID WALES. Including Portmeirion and the Talyllyn Railway

The Min-y-Mor Hotel, Barmouth.

 

Monday 13th to Friday 17th July 2015

HB

5

4

£309

Single Nil

n BOURNEMOUTH.

Winchester, The New Forest, including admission to Exbury Gardens, and a ride on The Swanage Railway.

The Queens Hotel, Bournemouth

AA***

Meyrick Road, Bournemouth.

01202 554415

www.queenshotelbournemouth.com

Monday 13th to Friday 17th July 2015

HB

5

4

£305

Single Nil

n TRAINS BOATS & THE STARS WEEKEND MINITOUR.  Visiting Jodrell Bank, a canal ride on the Anderton Boat Lift, a steam train trip on the Llangollen Steam Railway and lots of great Welsh Scenery.

Beaufort Park Hotel, Mold.

AA***

Alltami Road, Mold.

01352 758646

www.beaufortparkhotel.co.uk

 

Saturday 18th to Sunday 19th July 2015

HB

2

1

£110

Single Nil

NEWCASTLE & NORTHUMBERLAND

Alnwick Garden, River Tyne Cruise, Hexham and The Keilder Forest. Plus Ripon, Durham and the Northumberland coast at Seahouses.

Holiday Inn Seaton Burn.

Leisure Facilities.

 

 

Monday 20th to Friday 24th July 2015

HB

5

4

£293

Single £64

n NORFOLK National Trust

WEEKEND TOUR

Anglesey Abbey, gardens & Lode Mill and Blickling Estate.

Holiday Inn Norwich North.

Leisure Facilities.

 

Saturday 1st to Sunday 2nd August 2015

HB

2

1

£113

Single £25

NT Members

£92 pp

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!