Sidmouth & The Jurassic Coast

Sidmouth & The Jurassic Coast

Based at the ROYAL YORK AND FAULKNER

DEPARTS FRIDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER

RETURNS WEDNESDAY 11TH SEPTEMBER

 

6 DAYS FROM £535

 

Nestling between red sandstone cliffs, the small and unspoilt resort of Sidmouth lies in a curving south facing bay and is an ideal base from which to explore along the neighbouring Dorset coastline. Retaining its early Victorian style and charm, Sidmouth offers quality shops alongside beautifully kept lawns and gardens with a sweeping level esplanade.

 

Perhaps the most popular and highly praised hotel we utilise,our base in Sidmouth is once again the superb AA3* rated ROYAL YORK AND FAULKNER which commands an unrivalled position on the resort esplanade overlooking Lyme Bay. Decorated to a very high standard throughout, the hotel features comfortable lounges, two bars and an attractive dining room where lunchtime snacks are available. The superb leisure facilities include a hydro pool, sauna/ solarium and billiard table. Naturally all the en suite bedrooms have colour tv, radio, telephone and hospitality tray. A passenger lift serves all floors.

BRIEF ITINERARY

Friday 6th September
Departing Newark, we travel via Leicester into Warwickshire. Then principally utilising the motorway system, we skirt the scenic Cotswolds so into Devon to the south coast at Sidmouth.

Saturday 7th – Tuesday 10th September
Scheduled excursions during our stay will include the following:
• Full day tour including a visit to East Lambrook Manor Gardens – a quintessential English cottage garden characterised by winding paths and abundant border. Following a complimentary talk on arrival and free time to enjoy the gardens, tea/coffee and cakes will be served in the Malthouse Café.
• Full day tour including calling at the seaside resort of Seaton with its flat promenade and plentiful seating/cafes where you can sit and admire the beautiful views over Lyme Bay. Our visit will include a ride aboard the Seaton narrow gauge heritage tram which runs through 3 miles of unspoilt countryside to the town of Colyton. Time permitting we will return via the picturesque smugglers’ village of Beer with its long established fishing heritage (please note - some walking is required to/from coach drop off point).
• Full day at leisure in Sidmouth.
• Full day visit to Exmouth – one of the oldest and most picturesque seaside towns in Devon. The resort is the gateway to the Jurassic Coast and has two miles of sandy beach, a vibrant shopping centre and a busy port where you can watch the working boats bringing in their catch of the day.

Wednesday 11th September
Departing Sidmouth after breakfast, we retrace our steps so home to Newark for approximately teatime.

B, D

B=Breakfast Included, D=Dinner Included

PRICE £ 535 per person sharing an en suite twin/double bedded room

 

SUPPLEMENTS

Please note there is NO single room supplement

Please see page 20 of our brochure for details of optional travel insurance

Pick ups over 10 miles radius of Newark

*Please see inside front cover of brochure for details of early booking discounts and pick up supplements

 

PRICE INCLUDES

Travel Wright air conditioned executive specification coach throughout, including excursions as mentioned in the tour itinerary

5 nights dinner, bed and breakfast accommodation at the Royal York & Faulkner Hotel

Admission and tea/coffee/cake at East Lambrook Manor Gardens

Ride aboard Seaton Electric Tramway

 

NOT INCLUDED

Meals other than stated above or drinks with meals

Admission to other attractions (where applicable)

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
APU/O Briar Road, Ollerton
Asda Asda, Newark Road, North Hykeham
Barbican Barbican Hotel, Lincoln
Bingham Market Place Bingham Market Place
Bingham Nottingham Road Bingham Bus Stop oppo White Lion, Nottingham Road
Gonerby Recruiting Sergeant, Great Gonerby
Grantham Grantham Bus Station
Holiday Feeder Averham Averham Flash Layby
Holiday Feeder Bingham Bingham Layby
Holiday Feeder Chatsworth Chatsworth House
Holiday Feeder Gonerby Gonerby Services
Holiday Feeder Long Benn Long Bennington
Holiday Feeder Ollerton Ollerton Bus Lane
Holiday Feeder Tuxford Tuxford Sun Inn
Ollerton Police Station Ollerton Police Station
TBA TBA
TW Travel Wright Depot, Jessop Close, Newark
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