Bournemouth is just bursting with traditional seaside charm and 7 miles of miles of splendid golden beaches for you to enjoy. There is a wide variety of shops in the town as well as attractions including East Cliff Hall, Lower Gardens and West Cliff Funicular Railway. Enjoy our new excursions for 2020 which include visits the colourful coastal town of Lymington, and the pretty harbour town of Christchurch in The New Forest area. You will have time to explore Bournemouth, as well as a fantastic scenic cruise along the beautiful Jurassic Coastline from Swanage. Your hotel is the Royal Bath Hotel & Spa which is centrally located in Bournemouth and offers great entertainment and leisure facilities, and we also include an overnight stop on the journey to Bournemouth.
- 5 Nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
- Executive Coach Travel Throughout
- Excursions as Stated
- Drinks Reception
- Leisure & Spa Facilities
- Evening Entertainment (subject to change)
- No Single Supplement - (Limited Rooms)
Sunday: After boarding the coach enjoy the 1st day of your holiday as we journey south with an overnight stay in a Strathmore Hotel on the frst night. Enjoy drinks reception and 3 course dinner this evening.
Monday: After a hearty English breakfast, we continue our journey to Bournemouth, arriving in the afternoon where you can check in to the Royal Bath Hotel & Spa for the next 4 nights. This is a grand Victorian building with a prominent seafront position and comfortable accommodation. Enjoy your evening meal in the restaurant and some entertainment.
Tuesday: Enjoy a full day at your leisure in Bournemouth today to explore all the sights, beaches and shops.
Wednesday: After breakfast this morning, we travel to the Victorian seaside resort of Swanage where you have time to explore this delightful town and have some lunch. In the afternoon board a cruise-boat in the harbour here for a fabulous sailing along the Jurassic Coastline back to Poole Harbour. Enjoy the breathtaking panoramas of the chalk cliffs and Old Harry's Rocks, the luxurious views of Millionaire's Row on Sandbanks, and the dramatic scenery along the Purbeck Coast. Definately a day to remember. The coach will be waiting for you in Poole harbour where you take the short journey back to the hotel.
Thursday: We journey through an area of outstanding natural beauty this morning as the coach takes you through the New Forest, famous for its native ponies. Arrive in Lymington where you will have all morning to explore this quaint Georgian market town. Lymington High Street has several independent shops and designer boutiques, as well as a local market held each Saturday which dates back to the 13th century. At the bottom of the High Street, a cobbled road leads down to the Old Town Quay, which is still used by a number of fishing boats. In the afternoon we travel to Christchurch which has a magnificent priory church and castle ruins you could visit, or simply browse the independant shops in the town centre before returning to Bournemouth in the evening.
Friday: After breakfast we depart the Royal Bath Hotel in Bournemouth for the return journey back home.
The Royal Bath Hotel - Bournemouth
Opened on Queen Victoria’s coronation day in June 1838, The Royal Bath Hotel was the first hotel in Bournemouth and embodies the finest traditions of first class comfort and hospitality, so naturally it has a fantastic position on the sea front. Nestled in secluded grounds, with outstanding views across the bay, this classically styled hotel is one of a kind.
For guests looking to make the most of their visit to Bournemouth, the hotel is ideally positioned for visiting many of the varied attractions on offer, whilst offering a more peaceful opportunity to walk along its lovely promenade, taking in the sea air.
Dining at the Royal Bath Hotel will leave guests spoilt for choice. They can enjoy the tranquil atmosphere in Oscar’s Brasserie, named after regular guest Oscar Wilde, relax in the lounge bar and enjoy a drink and a light meal at lunch time, or visit Café Promenade for a delicious bite to eat. The hotel also offers fantastic views over the Poole Bay.
Guests will also be able to utilise the Royal Bath Hotel's Health & Leisure Club, where they can enjoy a luxurious spa treatment and leisurely swim, before unwinding in the steam room.
No Single Room Supplement - Subject to Availability