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2011 HOLIDAY ADDITIONS Douglas House, Tollgate Park, Stafford ST16 3EE





4 DAYS FRIDAY HALF BOARD ALL INCLUSIVE 26 AUGUST & THURSDAY 17 NOVEMBER THE ROYAL ASTOR HOTEL This elegant hotel is situated in the centre of Ostend only a short walk to the town centre and the lovely beach and Promenade. Bedrooms are comfortable and there is a pleasant restaurant and bar area. There is also an indoor pool for our guests to relax in. All inclusive bar includes local beers, wines and soft drinks. No spirits. On a 3 night basis 8.30pm – midnight. Excursion To the popular city of Brugge famous for its lace and Belgian Chocolates. Free Day in Ostend to enjoy the resort. FESTIVE PACKAGES AVAILABLE 5 Days Fri 23 December

£325 Xmas

Half Board *

4 Days Tue 27 December

£199 Twixmas

Half Board *

4 Days Fri 30 December

£299 New Year Half Board *

The sights of London at night have to be seen to be believed and The London Showboat is the perfect way to do it. Imagine your favourite songs from the world’s most famous musicals as the perfect accompaniment to the sights of London. Against the night sky the Houses of Parliament, London Eye, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Tower of London, Tower Bridge, Canary Wharf and the O2 reveal their splendour, along with many more landmarks as history unfolds before your eyes. Afterwards you’ll be dancing all the way back to the Westminster to the strains of popular dance music from the last four decades. Day One After local pick ups we travel to Oxford for free time before going on to our hotel at the Holiday Inn. Time to relax and change before we depart for Westminster Pier to join the London Showboat. Enjoy a lovely evening meal, the sights of the Thames by night and memorable music from the world’s most famous musicals. Day Two Depart our hotel after breakfast and travel the short distance to London’s West End for free time, departing for home mid-afternoon. Overnight accommodation with breakfast. 3½ hour London Showboat river cruise incorporating a welcome drink, 4 course dinner, ½ bottle of wine, Cabaret and Dancing. *


* The above festive breaks do not include the all inclusive drinks package.




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LONDON ENTERTAINS DAY TRIP THURSDAY 28 JULY After two sell out and critically acclaimed summer runs at the National Railway Museum, this breathtaking theatrical event is now steaming live in London, transforming the former Eurostar platforms at Waterloo Station! One of the country’s best loved novels comes to life using this unique theatre setting that has been converted into a 1,000 seat venue with audiences sitting either side of a real railway track. Join Bobbie, Peter and Phyllis as they tell the story of how they became The Railway Children featuring the Stirling Single, a beautiful 60 tonne steam locomotive. This production supports the Railway Children charity, helping children living on the streets. Itinerary: After local pick ups we travel to London with (comfort stops enroute) for the matinee performance of this wonderful popular story, set in the amazing backdrop of Waterloo Station. After enjoying the fabulous experience we depart for home arriving mid to late evening.

Ken Dodd’s

Happiness Show




Join us on this super 2 day Break which includes * Overnight Stay at the 3 star Delmeny Hotel in St Annes, on Bed & Breakfast Basis, Including Afternoon Tea & Supper. * Ticket for the Happiness Show at the Grand Theatre Blackpool, an evening full of laughter. * Excursion to Southport The Dalmeny Hotel is situated on the sea front, close to St Annes Pier and within easy walking distance of the towns many shops. Guests can enjoy excellent facilities including our Decleor spa, gym and 20 metre indoor swimming pool. The Dalmeny prides itself on being a family friendly hotel with regular family entertainment and great facilities. Day One: After local pick ups travel we travel to St Annes arriving with time to relax before Afternoon Tea. After Tea we depart for the Grand Theatre Blackpool for an evening with Ken Dodd in his Happiness Show!! After the show we return to the hotel where supper awaits. Day Two: After breakfast we depart the hotel and travel to Southport for a visit before returning home mid-afternoon.


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AfternoonTea at the 5 star Waldorf Hotel



5 DAYS HALF BOARD MONDAY 19 SEPTEMBER & MONDAY 21 NOVEMBER The Hotel enjoys mag nificent views of the Exe estuary and the beautiful coastline stretching out towards Torbay. The bar is small and friendly and in keeping with the size and feel of the hotel, the additional lounge provides plenty of additional seating. PRICES AND DATES 5 Days Monday 19 September £??? 5 Days Monday 21 November £???

Half Board Half Board

2 DAYS SUNDAY 24 APRIL Easter Sunday 2 DAYS SUNDAY 25 SEPTEMBER Enjoy the wonderful experience of staying at this 5 Star iconic hotel, just a short walk from Covent Garden. All bedrooms are modern and contemporary and there is a gym to relax in after your day in London.


Day One After local pick ups we travel to London for free time before making our way to the Waldorf Hotel to check in and then enjoy our sumptuous afternoon Tea which is followed by a historic guided tour of this wonderful hotel. The remainder of the afternoon and evening is at leisure to sample the bars and restaurants around the Covent Garden area. Day Two After breakfast we have the opportunity to spend the day in this wonderful City, to sample the shops, sightseeing or museums. We leave London late afternoon and travel home.


FL WER SH W FRIDAY 11 & 25 NOVEMBER THE HACKETTS YORK HOUSE HOTEL The hotel occupies an enviable position on Blackpools Queens Promenade. It is close to the town and attractions, and has great sea views. You will find a friendly and helpful team of staff to welcome you. Day One Travel to Blackpool for a two night stay at the York House Hotel including Dinner, Bed and Breakfast and Free Bar. Day Two Free day to explore the resort. Day Three After breakfast visit to Southport before returning home. PRICES AND DATES 2 Nights Fri 11 November £99 Half Board 2 Nights Fri 25 November £99 Half Board Turkey & Tinsel 2 Hour Free Bar




Held in the unrivalled setting of Home Park at Hampton Court Palace, the Royal Horticultural Society’s Hampton Court Palace Flower Show is not only the world’s biggest annual gardening event to rival Chelsea, it also brings you in touch with the notable and famous of the gardening world. Day One Saturday travel to Windsor for free time before arriving at our hotel for dinner and overnight stay. Day Two Sunday after breakfast we travel to Hampton Court Palace to enjoy a day at the world famous flower show. (Admission Included). After the show we depart for home arriving mid-evening.

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Days of action and adventure, nights of laughter and song. Bring the family to Pontins for your Holiday or Short Break and you’ll take home a feast full of wonderful memories you will treasure forever! We know how important your holiday is, and with over 60 years of entertaining the nation, we would like to invite you and your family to join us at Southport or Prestatyn, both are Outstanding Holiday Parks that are just a stones throw away from an award winning beach. All apartments offer comfortable accommodation with lounge TV and private bathroom. There’s a jam packed schedule of Entertainment with world renowned acts for your entertainment throughout 2011.



5 DAYS HALF BOARD MONDAY 18 JULY Adult £179 / Child £129

5 DAYS HALF BOARD MONDAY 18 JULY Adult £179 / Child £149

Prestatyn Sands nestles between the rolling hills of Wales and miles of award winning beaches. A Holiday here gives you the best of both worlds to combine as your fancy takes you, relaxing in beautiful scenery and enjoying bags of fun activities throughout the day. Excursions included, Full Day: Snowdonia circular tour. Full Day Llandudno & North Wales Coast

Southport Holiday Park is one of the most vibrant of Pontins Holiday Parks with up to 70 FREE Activities you will be spoilt for choice – full of fun and entertainment! With Crazy Golf, Giant Connect 4 and Snakes & Ladders, all great family fun or you can save your energy for amazing evening entertainment – every night! Southport is one of our great traditional seaside resorts. The town itself is a scene of tranquil Parks and Gardens. Southport Holiday Park sits on the edge of Ainsdale Village just on the outskirts of the lovely resort town of Southport. Situated on the glorious North West coast with sandy beaches, sand dunes and magnificent panoramic views. Ainsdale Beach is famous for the transatlantic flight of Dick Merill and Jack Lambie, in a twin engine Lockheed Electra monoplane. The resort is also the site each year of one of Britain’s finest Flower Shows and is ideally situated to view the popular Airshow.

WEEKEND SPECIALS 3 DAYS FRIDAY 22 JULY £99 Be there for the Airshow [admission not included] 3 DAYS FRIDAY 19 AUGUST £99 Be there for the FLOWER SHOW [admission not included] Itinerary Weekend Specials Day One Travel to Southport arriving at Pontins with time to settle in before dinner. Day Two Free Day to enjoy the facilities in the resort or maybe Southport Town Centre. Day Three Free time in Southport before returning home mid-afternoon.

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THE BRITANNIA ADELPHI HOTEL LIVERPOOL. HALF BOARD Day One After local pick ups we travel to Liverpool ( with comfort stop en-route ) where we meet our Blue Badge Tourist Board Guide for a panoramic tour of this amazing and historic city. After our tour we book in at the Adelphi Hotel, then you will have free time to relax before dinner. A Three Hour free bar will be available this evening. 7pm– 10pm. Day Two After breakfast please bring luggage items to the coach for loading after which time is your own to do as you please, maybe visit the places of interest seen on the guided tour. For those who wish to visit the Dock Area our coach will transfer you. We return homefrom the Adelphi late afternoon.

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PRICES AND DATES 2 Days Sunday 1 May 2 Days Sunday 29 May 2 Days Sunday 7 August 2 Days Sunday 22 October 2 Days Sunday 23 October

£89 £89 £89 £89 £89

Half Board Half Board Half Board Half Board Half Board




THE CHATSWORTH HOTEL HASTINGS 5 DAYS HALF BOARD MONDAY 22 AUGUST & MONDAY 3 OCTOBER Situated on the seafront promenade, The Chatsworth Hotel is a classic seaside hotel and an iconic Hastings landmark just seconds away from the town centre and the old fishing port. All rooms are en-suite with all usual comforts and guests are well positioned to soak up the history of the area and to explore the South East Coast. From the moment you arrive, the emphasis is on relaxation, and what better way to start than enjoying free tea & scones on arrival. Day Two Day One travel south into Sussex and on to the Chatsworth Hotel in Hastings. Day Two Excursion via Lewes to Brighton including entrance to the historic Royal Pavilion. Day Three Excursion to Battle and Royal Tunbridge Wells. Day Four Free Day to enjoy the resort and the old town of Hastings. Day Five After breakfast we travel home arriving mid afternoon. PRICES AND DATES 5 Days Monday 22 August £209 Half Board 5 Days Monday 3 October £199 Half Board





Originally known as the ‘Empress of watering places’, Eastbourne is well established within the top ten of UK beaches, with Blue Flag award winning clean sea and Seaside Award facilities. This wonderful resort with its magnificent sea front has become a top destination for our clients. Visitor attractions line the seafront including the magnificent Carpet Gardens, 1930’s Bandstand, two Napoleonic Fortresses, the restored Victorian Pier and award winning Sovereign Harbour. There is always a friendly welcome at the Congress Hotel, where you will experience a memorable stay in Eastbourne. It’s ideally situated close to the seafront, theatres and Devonshire Park. The town centre is a leisurely ten minutes walk away. The staff are always happy to assist with any queries during your stay. A spacious restaurant offers traditional English cuisine and a varied choice of menu. Live entertainment most evenings. Hot snacks and sandwiches are available at lunchtime. A very spacious hotel in a very clean holiday resort. EXCURSION 1 Excursion April - October To Pashley Manor Gardens a quintessential English garden offering a sumptuous blend of romantic landscaping, trees, fountains and ponds. Then on to Royal Tunbridge Wells. EXCURSION 2 To the charming village of Alfriston with its 14th century clergy house. On to the popular town of Lewes, on the edge of the South Downs. EXCURSION 3 7/8 days and March date To Brighton the ‘City by the Sea’ with its interesting narrow shopping streets called the Lanes and magnificent seafront.

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EDINBURGH & THE TROSSOCHS ALL INCLUSIVE Rob Roy Hotel � Aberfoyle MONDAY 10 OCTOBER SUPERBLY SITUATED ON THE GATEWAY TO THE BEAUTIFUL TROSSOCHS AND ONLY A SHORT DISTANCE TO THE TOWN CENTRE. INCLUDES: 4 Nights Bed Breakfast & Evening Dinner, Nightly Entertainment 3 Packed Lunches, Unlimited Tea & Coffee, Glass Of Wine With Dinner Unlimited House Brand Drinks from the Bar (7.30pm-10.30pm) Nightly. Excursion Trossachs and Callander. Excursion To the city of Edinburgh. Excursion Historic town of Stirling with optional visit to Glengoyne Distillery.


PRICES AND DATES 5 Days £189 Mon 18 April

All Inclusive






This excellent hotel is all you would need from a typical Spanish holiday, superbly situated only a few metres from the sandy beach and a short walk to the variety of shops and bars.

Durley Dean Hotel, is situated close to the beach and within a short walk to the town. It has modern and comfortable rooms and an on site leisure club with pool, sauna and mini gym.

Day 1 After local pick ups we continue our journey to Dover for our lunchtime crossing to Calais. On arrival in France we journey through the French countryside taking comfort stops en-route. As evening falls relax in your seats and we will dim the lights in the coach for you to try and rest your eyes for your overnight journey to the Spanish border. Day 2 On arrival in Spain we continue the journey arriving at the Maripins hotel mid morning, leaving the rest of the day at leisure. Day 3 to 6 At leisure in resort. Day 7 After breakfast we bid farewell to the Maripins and settle down in your seats for our homeward journey over the Spanish border and taking in the French countryside. Day 8 Arriving at Calais very early morning for the return ferry to Dover and onward home.

Excursion Dorset towns and villages. Excursion Morning visit to Poole afternoon New Forest.

PRICES AND DATES 5 Nights Sat 1 October Half Board


PRICES AND DATES 5 Days £189 Mon 18 April

Half Board

5 Days £189 Mon 17 October Half Board


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EXTRA DATE DUE TO DEMAND 1 NIGHT BED & BREAKFAST / 1 NIGHT BED BREAKFAST & EVENING MEAL GOOD TATTOO TICKETS THE HOTEL OFFERS MODERN AND STYLISH ROOMS, WITH A BAR AND COMFORTABLE LOUNGE TO RELAX IN. Day One With comfort stops en-route, including time for lunch at Moffatt, before arriving at the Holiday Inn Hotel Glasgow. Time to freshen up before making our way to Edinburgh for the evening performance of the Tattoo. We return to the hotel after the performance. Day Two After breakfast we return to Edinburgh for sightseeing, departing approximately 5pm to return to our hotel. Day Three After breakfast we check out of the hotel and return home, calling at Windermere en-route.


5 DAYS HALF BOARD MONDAY 7 NOVEMBER MAYFAIR HOTEL Conveniently located in town and just a ten minute walk from the nearest beach there’s no wonder the Mayfair is a popular Hotel in the Jersey capital. Boasting an inside swimming pool with Jacuzzi and gym and you will have plenty of time to relax and unwind during your stay. With regular entertainment, and a large range of other services and facilities you will certainly enjoy your stay here. All bedrooms are have en-suite facilities and are centrally heated. You’ll also find colour televisions, direct dial telephones, a hair dryer, mirror and tea and coffee making facilities. The relaxed atmosphere of the Lounge Bar makes it the ideal place to meet with friends, enjoy a pre-dinner cocktail or simply relax with a drink. Open throughout the day, the Lounge Bar offers an extensive selection of alcoholic and soft drinks as well as teas, coffees and light bar snacks.

VALKENBURG CHRISTMAS CAVES 5 DAYS HALF BOARD THURSDAY 17 NOVEMBER Visit the large subterranean Christmas Market in a charming little Dutch town full of ancient legends. Valkenburg is built around a ruined castle, and the beautifully lit Velvet Cave, running underneath the town hosts the special market. Find unique gifts in the almost thousand-year-old cave, and visit the Winter Wonderland Tavern for mulled wine, old-fashioned Dutch mini pancakes and world-famous pea soup!Excursion To the popular city of Brugge famous for its lace and Belgian Chocolates. Free Day in Ostend to enjoy the resort.

SCHAEPKENS HOTEL VALKENBURG This hotel, which was founded in 1885, is surrounded by a picturesque garden in the centre of the historic town of Valkenburg. Hotel Schaepkens offers rooms with a TV and an en suite bathroom. Schaepkens is a 5-minute walk from the city centre. PRICES AND DATES


5 Days £279 Thursday 17 November Half Board

Mystery Tours 5 Day Half Board 3 Star Hotels


PRICES AND DATES 5 Days £??? Monday 7 November

Half Board

MONDAY 6 JUNE, 11 JULY, 8 AUGUST, 12 SEPTEMBER, 10 OCTOBER Due to the nature of these holidays there is very little we can say. Excursions are included.


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Christmas in Edinburgh FRIDAY 23 DECEMBER


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Enjoy a super Christmas Break at the Ramada Mount Royal Hotel which is ideally situated in the magnificent City of Edinburgh, close to the shops of Princes Street, Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile. The hotel staff prides themselves on giving personalised service and a warm and hearty Scottish welcome at this special time of the year.

DATES PRICES AND ll Board December Fu 5 Days Fri 23




£319 MONDAY 28 NOVEMBER THE NIDD HALL HOTEL IS A GRADE II LISTED RETREAT IN THE HEART OF THE YORKSHIRE DALES. There is never a dull moment when you take a break at Nidd Hall Hotel. Whether you’re the active type or simply want to relax and unwind, our selection of inclusive leisure activities will not disappoint. Excursion To the beautiful spa town of Harrogate with its world famous Betty’s Tearooms. PRICES AND DATES 5 Days Mon 28 November £319 Half Board

THE GRAND HOTEL, LLANDUDNO IS A SPLENDID VICTORIAN BUILDING IN A PRIME LOCATION, OVERLOOKING THE PROMENADE ON THE NORTH SHORE. Nestled at the foot of the Great Orme with magnificent views out over the bay, this family hotel is a great place to stay in North Wales. The hotel has a warm and welcoming atmosphere that emphasises friendly and hospitable service. The Grand Hotel boasts dazzling live entertainment each evening. The professional Cabaret shows are absolutely fantastic to watch and are sure to keep all ages entertained. PRICES AND DATES 5 Days £429 Fri 23 December Half Board + 2 Buffet Lunches, Full Entertainment Programme 4 Days £380 Fri 30 December Half Board + 1 Buffet Lunch, Full Entertainment Programme



Day One After local pick ups we travel to Windsor for free time before going on to our hotel. Time to relax and change before we depart for The Royal Albert Hall. Enjoy a lovely festive evening of Christmas Carols returning to our hotel after the performance. Day Two Depart our hotel after breakfast and travel the short distance to London’s West End for free time, departing for home, mid afternoon.






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