Join us on this festive break in Sidmouth, a beautiful town “caught in timeless charm.” During your stay we enjoy excursions to Exmouth, Exeter and Torquay, a Dartmouth River Cruise and a festive package that includes classic Carol singing after dinner, festive quizzes, afternoon tea and cake.
Day 1 – Our coach will take us on a leisurely journey to our hotel in Sidmouth for a 4 night dinner, bed and breakfast stay. On arrival we enjoy Mulled wine and Mince pies.
Day 2 – This morning we spend a few hours in Exmouth, gateway to the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, before visiting Exeter. The Cathedral Green, located at the heart of the city centre is also home to the seasonal Christmas market where stalls will be selling unique handmade gifts, decorations and warm food.
Day 3 – Explore Sidmouth in your own time today. Head over to the Sidmouth Museum for everything from steam trains to shipwrecks, farming to factories or enjoy the quaint shops in the town centre. Tea and Christmas cake are provided at the hotel during the afternoon.
Day 4 – We visit Torquay for a couple of hours at leisure, this afternoon we have arranged a Dartmouth River Cruise for you. This journey is accompanied by a full, informative and fun commentary and takes in wonderful views of Bayards Cove, Dartmouth Castle and the Greenway Estate, home of the late Dame Agatha Christie.
Day 5 – After breakfast we travel home with comfort stops along the way.
Royal York & Faulkner Hotel ***, Sidmouth
A magnificent Regency building with an unrivalled position on Sidmouth’s elegant esplanade, ideally located for our stay.
4 nights’ dinner, bed and breakfast
Mulled wine and Mince pies on arrival
Christmas dinner with crackers and a Sherry reception
Music for dancing
1 Afternoon tea and Christmas cake
Carols performed after dinner
1 Festive quiz
DEPARTURE DATE DAYS FROM S/SUPP
Wed 08 November 5 £389 £60