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Beautiful Bideford

Beautiful Bideford

An attraction town on the west bank of the River Torridge where the river begins to widen to form the estuary is our base for a pre-Christmas Festive Break.

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BEAUTIFUL BIDEFORD

 

9 – 13 December 2019

Monday - Friday

5 Days

From £299

 

An attraction town on the west bank of the River Torridge where the river begins to widen to form the estuary is our base for a pre-Christmas Festive Break.

 

HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS

 

Barnstaple   |   Bideford   |   Darlington Crystal   |   Affinity Outlet Centre   |   Lynmouth   |  

 

DAY ONE

We depart from your home with our exclusive door to door pick up service, join your tour coach and travel south to North Devon with comfort stops enroute.  Late afternoon arrival, time to relax before dinner.

 

DAY TWO

A short drive takes us to the ancient market town of Barnstaple which claims to be the oldest borough in the UK.  Explore the town with its historic Pannier Market, unchanged in over 150 years and is a must see for all visitors to the town. Obtain lunch and this afternoon we return to Bideford and have the remainder of the day at leisure and a chance to wander the narrow streets and tree-lined quay.

 

DAY THREE

Today we visit Darlington Crystal the UKs only remaining glass factory where you can find out the history of the crystal works and watch glassmakers in actions on the factory floor.  This afternoon we continue to the Affinity Outlet Centre for some retain therapy before returning to our hotel.

 

DAY FOUR

Our excursion today takes us to Lynmouth a pretty coastal village nestled beneath the cliffs, which is at the edge of Exmoor National Park, it is a picturesque village with a small harbour and quirky shops for you to explore.  From Lynmouth we head back to the town of Barnstaple, lying on the banks of the River Taw.

 

DAY FIVE

We enjoy a leisurely breakfast before bidding farewell and begin our homeward journey with comfort stops enroute.

 

YOUR HOLIDAY INCLUDES

·          Luxury coach travel

·          Home pick up

·          4 nights accommodation, dinner & breakfast

·          Admission Darlington Crystal

·          Welcome tea/coffee or fruit juice

·          Seasonal entertainment on 2 nights – nights to be confirmed

·          Visit from Father Christmas

·          Glass of bubbly with Christmas Dinner

·          Party Night

·          Porterage.

 

DURRANT HOUSE HOTEL, Bideford

The hotel is situated near the historical old port of Bideford with views over the Torridge estuary and beyond to the sandy beaches of Instow.  The hotel boasts 125 bedrooms which are well appointment and complete with all the facilities that you would expect for a truly relaxing break including TV, hairdryer, iron/ironing board, tea/coffee making facilities, complimentary toiletries & free Wi-Fi.  The hotel also has a restaurant, Beauty Salon & Spa.

DAY ONE

We begin your holiday with our exclusive home pick-up service, join your tour coach and travel south to North Devon with comfort stops enroute. Late afternoon arrival, time to relax before dinner.

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DAY TWO

A short drive takes us to the ancient market town of Barnstaple which claims to be the oldest borough in the UK. Explore the town with its historic Pannier Market, obtain lunch and this afternoon we return to Bideford and have the remainder of the day at leisure and a chance to wander the narrow streets and tree-lined quay.

B, D

DAY THREE

Today we visit Darlington Crystal the UKs only remaining glass factory where you can find out the history of the crystal works and watch glassmakers in actions on the factory floor. This afternoon we continue to the Affinity Outlet Centre for some retain therapy before returning to our hotel.

B, D

DAY FOUR

Our excursion today takes us to Lynmouth a pretty coastal village nestled beneath the cliffs, which is at the edge of Exmoor National Park, it is a picturesque village with a small harbour and quirky shops for you to explore. From Lynmouth we head into the town of Barnstaple, lying on the banks of the River Taw where there was once a bustling river-port. Barnstaple is famed for its pannier market largely unchanged in over 150 years and is a must see for all visitors to the town.

B, D

DAY FIVE

We enjoy a leisurely breakfast before bidding farewell and begin our homeward journey with comfort stops enroute.

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B=Breakfast Included, D=Dinner Included

DURRANT HOUSE HOTEL, Bideford

The hotel is situated near the historical old port of Bideford with views over the Torridge estuary and beyond to the sandy beaches of Instow.  The hotel boasts 125 bedrooms which are well appointment and complete with all the facilities that you would expect for a truly relaxing break including TV, hairdryer, iron/ironing board, tea/coffee making facilities, complimentary toiletries & free Wi-Fi.  The hotel also has a restaurant, Beauty Salon & Spa.

 

 

INCLUDED:

Door to door pick-up

4 nights accommodation, dinner & breakfast

Admission Darlington Crystal

Welcome tea/coffee or fruit juice

Seasonal entertainment on 2 nights – nights to be confirmed

Visit from Father Christmas

Glass of bubbly with Christmas Dinner

Party Night

Porterage

 

Rooms are allocated on a first come first served basis and are limited. The number of single rooms with No Single Supplement to pay is limited to our hotel allocation, and therefore additional cost may apply. Prices displayed are per person unless otherwise stated. Door to Door pick up may incur additional charges if out of area. Itineraries and hotel inclusions may be subject to change.

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