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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 HOLIDAYS 2014

¨ 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

Departure Date

Hotel

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

Meals

Days

Nights

Price

n SANDOWN, ISLE OF WIGHT

Includes a full day island tour, trip on the IOW Steam Railway and a visit to Osbourne House.

Monday 21st to Friday 25th July 2014

Trouville Hotel, Sandown

 

HB

5

4

£337

Single Nil

 

n NORTH CORNWALL: ST. AGNES

Newquay or the Classic Air Force Museum; St Ives; Truro Cathedral.

Sunday 27th to Thursday 31st July 2014

Rosemundy House Hotel, St. Agnes.  AA***

HB

5

4

£318

Single all sold

 

n YORKSHIRE WEEKEND MINITOUR

Skipton, Wharfedale and Bridlington.

Saturday 2nd to Sunday 3rd August 2014

Holiday Inn Leeds Garforth

AA***  Leisure Facilities

HB

2

1

£94

Single £15

 

n EASTBOURNE  Michelham Priory; Market day at Rye; Beachy Head and Brighton.

Monday 4th to Friday 8th August 2014

The Afton Hotel

AA**

HB

5

4

£255

Single Nil

 

n WEEKEND MINITOUR: COTSWOLDS, RIVER THAMES CRUISE & OXFORD

Saturday 9th to Sunday 10th August 2014

Holiday Inn Basingstoke

HB

2

1

£87

Single– all sold.

 

n NORFOLK - GREAT LITTLE TRAINS - WEEKEND MINITOUR. Mid Norfolk Railway, Bure Valley Railway and Broads Cruise.

Saturday 16th to Sunday 17th August 2014

Holiday Inn Norwich AA*** Leisure Facilities

HB

2

1

£108

Single £15

 

FOLKESTONE. Kent Coastal tour via Dover, Deal and Ramsgate; Kent Countryside tour via ‘Darling Buds of May’ country and Canterbury.

Plus the Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway.

Monday 18th to Friday 22nd August 2014

Burlington Hotel

AA***

HB

5

4

£282

Singles £60

 

n CRICCIETH - GREAT LITTLE TRAINS OF NORTH WALES. Ffestiniog Railway, Welsh Highland Railway, Llanberis & Caernarvon.

Monday 25th to Friday 29th August 2014

The Lion Hotel

WTB***

Entertainment

HB

5

4

£314

Singles all sold

 

SHIPS, TRAINS, PLANES & AUTOMOBILES  SS Great Britain, Haynes Motor Museum, Fleet Air Arm Museum Yeovilton and West Somerset Railway - all admissions included!

Friday 29th to Sunday 31st August 2014

Holiday Inn Taunton. 

Leisure facilities

HB

3

2

£189

Single £36

 

n LIGHTS, LAKES & DALES. Lake District day excursion, Yorkshire Dales tour and an evening drive through the Blackpool Illuminations.

Monday 1st to Friday 5th September 2014

St Ives Hotel

Entertainment

Leisure Facilities

HB

5

4

£245

Singles all sold

 

n SHANKLIN, ISLE OF WIGHT. 

Osbourne House and Steam Railway, plus scenic Island Tour

Monday 1st to Friday 5th September 2014

The Shanklin Hotel AA***

Entertainment

Leisure facilities

HB

5

4

£326

Singles all sold

n EASTBOURNE  Pashley Manor Gardens, Battle, Lewes and Brighton.

Monday 22nd to Friday 26th September  2014

The Afton Hotel

AA**

HB

5

4

£255

Singles all sold

 

n NATIONAL TRUST WEEKEND MINITOUR

Stourhead Gardens and Uppark House

Saturday 27th to Sunday 28th September 2014

The Holiday Inn Eastleigh

Leisure facilities

HB

2

1

£99

£79 for NT members

Singles all sold

n WEYMOUTH

Jurassic Coast and Isle of Purbeck.

Monday 29th September to Friday 3rd October 2014

Crown Hotel, Weymouth 

AA**  Entertainment

HB

5

4

£290

Singles £12

EXMOUTH

River Exe Cruise, Seaton Tramway, Exeter and Dartmoor

Wednesday 1st to Sunday 5th October 2014

Cavendish Hotel, Exmouth 

AA**  Entertainment

HB

5

4

£239

Singles £20

n DURHAM & WHITBY WEEKEND MINITOUR

Saturday visit to the castle, university and cathedral city of Durham; Sunday drive to Whitby, returning over the North Yorkshire Moors

Saturday 11th to Sunday 12th October 2014

The Holiday Inn Washington

Leisure facilities

HB

2

1

£82

Singles all sold

n DEVONIAN RIVIERA. Tavistock & Dartmoor (via Princetown, Postbridge and Moretonhampstead); Round trip on the South Devon Railway, with a visit to Dartmoor Otters and Buckfast Butterflies, plus Buckfast Abbey.

Monday 13th to Friday 17th October 2014

Livermead House Hotel, Torquay

AA***

 

HB

5

4

£328

Single Nil

 

NORTH CORNWALL: ST. AGNES ‘Mistletoe and Wine’

Newquay, St Ives, Falmouth and Truro Cathedral.

Monday 10th to Friday 14th November 2014

Rosemundy House Hotel, St. Agnes.  AA***

HB

5

4

£278

Single Nil

n BOURNEMOUTH ‘Turkey and Tinsel’

With visits to Salisbury, Swanage and the Isle of Purbeck

Monday 17th to Friday 21st November 2014

The Queens Hotel, Bournemouth.

AA***  Leisure facilities

HB

5

4

£254

Single £Nil

 

Code:  HB = Half Board (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast).    BB = Bed & Breakfast.   RO = Room only.

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!

SWIFTSURE HOLIDAY TOUR FREE PICK UP POINTS:

¨ Uttoxeter, Bus Station.

¨ Doveridge, Village Hall.

¨ Chaddesden Lane End.

¨ Derby, Full Street.

¨ Littleover, Half Moon.

¨ Etwall, Spread Eagle.

¨ Hilton, The Old Talbot.

¨ Hatton, Post Office

¨ Tutbury, Dog & Partridge.

¨ Rolleston, Spread Eagle.

¨ Stretton, Church.

¨ Beam Hill, The Beacon.

¨ Horninglow, The Church.

¨ Horninglow, Navigation.

¨ Burton, Town Hall/Derby Street.

¨ Branston, Church.

¨ Branston Arms.

¨ Burton, New Street.

¨ Winshill, Church.

¨ Stapenhill, New Bridge/Glebe.

¨ Stapenhill, Tesco (Copper Hearth).

¨ Stanton Road Coop, (Black Horse).

¨ Newhall, Old Post.

¨ Newhall, Four Lane Ends.

¨ Swadlincote, Bus Station.

¨ Midway, Hillcrest/The Wheel.

¨ Midway, Masons Arms.

¨ Woodville, High Street.

¨ Ashby de la Zouch, Main Street.

 

Holidays marked as FELIX COACHES  tours also pick up at:

¨ Ripley, Market Place

¨ Codnor, Market Place

¨ Loscoe, Denby Lane

¨ Heanor, Market Place

¨ Ilkeston, Derby Road

¨ West Hallam, White Hart

¨ Stanley Village

¨ Oakwood, Morley Road

And other local pick up points in that area.

 

Holidays marked as AFTON HOLIDAYS  tours also pick up at:

¨ Rocester, Denstone & Stramshall

¨ Rugeley, Bus Station

¨ Brereton

¨ Handsacre & Armitage

¨ Lichfield, Bus Station

And other local pick up points in that area.

 

Pick up routes and feeder coach routes are planned to be as efficient as possible - most pick up routes are complete within an hour.

 

Some passengers may be collected by a feeder coach, but most will be collected by the tour coach.

 

Confirmation of pick up times will be sent by post to clients about 10 days prior to departure.

 

PICK UP FROM HOME SERVICE:

No price increases for 2014!

Our mini-coach or taxi will pick you up outside your front gate, with your cases, and take you to join the tour coach at a local pick up point.  There will be an extra charge for this service:

¤  For Burton upon Trent town area, Swadlincote town area, Rolleston, Willington, Repton, Linton & Rosliston we will charge £12 for the first person and £4 for each extra person at the same address.

¤  For Barton under Needwood, Hatton, Alrewas, Tutbury, Melbourne, Moira, Measham, and Ashby de la Zouch we will charge £15 for the first person and £4 for each extra person at the same address. 

¤  For Derby, (including Chaddesden, Oakwood, Littleover, Mickleover, Chellaston and Stenson Fields), Lichfield, Newborough, Abbots Bromley and Uttoxeter we will charge £18 for the first person and £4 for each extra person at the same address.

 

These are RETURN FARES; we will meet the coach on the return journey and take you home. 

Please Note: You must book this service at the time when you book your holiday or no later that six weeks before the departure date.  You must wait outside your house with your luggage.  (We will not carry cases into/out of your home). The mini-coach will pick up at several addresses en route so you will share the mini-coach/ taxi with other passengers travelling on the day.

 

Pick up from home map

 

 

 

 

GROUP BOOKINGS: 

We offer a discount to any group of eight or more passengers who wish to travel together on one of our holiday tours.  Please ask for more details if you are interested.

 

FINANCIAL SECURITY:

In accordance with ''The Package Travel, Package Tours Regulations 1992'' all passengers booking with Swiftsure Travel (Burton upon Trent) Ltd. are fully insured for the initial deposit, and subsequently the balance of monies paid as detailed in your booking confirmation form. The policy will also include repatriation if required, arising from the cancellation or curtailment of your travel arrangements due to the insolvency of Swiftsure Travel (Burton upon Trent) Ltd. This insurance has been arranged by Towergate Chapman Stevens through MAPFRE Assistance.

In the unlikely event of Insolvency you must Inform Specialty Claims Services Limited immediately on +44 (0) 1420 383012. Please ensure you retain your booking confirmation form as evidence of cover and value.

Policy exclusions: This policy will not cover any monies paid back to you by your Travel Insurance or any losses which are recoverable under another insurance or bond.