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- Clients on our weekend mini-tour to Kew & Wisley.
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No Interchanges; 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.
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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 Tour

With a Round the Island coach tour & trip on the IOW Steam Railway

Monday 21st to Friday 25th April 2014

Trouville Hotel, Sandown.   

Entertainment.

HB

5

4

£279 Single Nil  

n SALISBURY, NEW FOREST & EXBURY GARDENS WEEKEND MINITOUR

Saturday 26th to Sunday 27th April 2014

Holiday Inn Eastleigh

Leisure Facilities

 

HB

2

1

£92

Single £15

 

n EASTBOURNE.  Beachy Head and Brighton; Free day in Eastbourne; Optional Day tour to Bentley Country Park Wildfowl Reserve and Motor Museum.

Monday 28th April to Friday 2nd May 2014

The Afton Hotel

AA**

HB

5

4

£237

Single Nil

 

n PAIGNTON, DEVON. Long Weekend.

River Dart Cruise and Steam Train ride.

Friday 2nd to Monday 5th May 2014

Queens Hotel, Paignton.

AA***   Leisure Facilities

HB

4

3

£223

Single Nil

 

n BOURNEMOUTH Portsmouth Spinnaker Tower, Buckler’s Hard and Beaulieu River, plus springtime colours in the New Forest.

Outward via the Cotswolds & Salisbury Plain and calling at Oxford on the trip home.

Monday 5th to Friday 9th May 2014

Riviera Hotel, Bournemouth. 

PC

AA***   Leisure Facilities

HB

5

4

£276

Single Nil

 

n YORKSHIRE WEEKEND MINITOUR

Skipton, Wharfedale and Bridlington.

Saturday 10th to Sunday 11th May 2014

Holiday Inn Leeds Garforth

AA***  Leisure Facilities

HB

2

1

£89

Single £15

 

n SOUTHEND & AUDLEY END WEEKEND MINITOUR

Saturday 17th to Sunday 18th May 2014

Holiday Inn Southend

HB

2

1

£94

Single £15

 

n CORNWALL: LOOE.  Visits to Polperro, Plymouth and Padstow.

Monday 19th to Friday 23rd May 2014

Hannafore Point Hotel

AA*** Leisure facilities

 

HB

5

4

£298

Single Nil

 

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.

Also in the AFTON HOLIDAYS brochure.

Monday 2nd to Friday 6th June 2014

Livermead House Hotel, Torquay

AA***

 

HB

5

4

£335

Single Nil

 

SCARBOROUGH - North Yorkshire Moors and Whitby, plus Beverley, Bridlington and York.

Price includes tour guide and train trip.

Sunday 8th to Thursday 12th June 2014

The Esplanade Hotel, Scarborough

 

AA****  Entertainment.

HB

5

4

£338

Single Nil

 

LAKES & DALES WEEKEND MINITOUR includes Lakeside Railway trip, Windermere Cruise, Hawes and Wensleydale.

Saturday 14th to Sunday 15th June 2014

Holiday Inn Lancaster

Leisure Facilities

HB

2

1

£90

Single £15

 

 

n DISCOVER DURHAM. Crook Hall Manor House and Gardens; The Bowes Museum and Beamish—admissions all included. Plus Durham City and Barnard Castle.

Also in the AFTON HOLIDAYS brochure.

Monday 16th to Friday 20th June  2014

Radisson Blu Hotel

AA****

Leisure facilities

HB

5

4

£345

Single £82

 

n BATH, WELLS & CHEDDAR WEEKEND MINITOUR Visit to Roman Spa town of bath, plus the Cheddar Gorge and Wells Cathedral.

Saturday 21st to Sunday 22nd June 2014

Holiday Inn Bristol

Leisure Facilities

HB

2

1

£82

Single £18

 

 

n EASTBOURNE includes visit to Brighton, via Beachy Head. Optional extra tour to Chapel Down Winery and the Kent & East Sussex Railway.

Monday 23rd to Friday 27th June 2014

The Lansdowne Hotel, Eastbourne.

 

AA*** 

HB

5

4

£298

Single £26

SV £26

 

n BUDE, North Cornwall. Hartland Abbey and Gardens, Tintagel and Boscastle.

Monday 30th June to Friday 4th July 2014

The Hartland Hotel, Bude.

 

AA***   Leisure facilities

HB

5

4

£335

Single All Sold

 

n TENBY  St Fagans’s Museum; Laugharne & Saundersfoot; Picton Castle and Garden; Carmarthen &The National Botanical Garden of Wales.

Sunday 6th to Friday 11th July 2014

The Belgrave Hotel

HB

6

5

£348

Single—all sold

 

n BOURNEMOUTH

Cotswolds & Burford, New Forest and Buckler’s hard; Portsmouth and the Spinnaker Tower.

Monday 14th to Friday 18th July 2014

The Queens Hotel, Bournemouth.

AA***  Leisure facilities

HB

5

4

£299

Single £Nil

 

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 £Nil

 

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

 

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.

 

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.