Bournemouth and Delightful Dorset
For a taste of the Great British seaside, Bournemouth won’t disappoint; there’s lots to see and do beside this cosmopolitan seaside resort! The coastal town boasts seven miles of beautiful golden beaches and sparkling sea, along with awardwinning gardens, Victorian buildings, and a haven of top class shops to entice every shopper too.
Day 1 Departure: 0800-0900 hrs. Travel to Bournemouth, making a comfort stop en-route. Hotel check-in. Dinner is included for the next 4 nights.
Days 2 – 4 Tours to such places as:
The New Forest, an incomparable landscape of gentle hills and green forests of historical significance, look out for local wildlife and perhaps even a pony or donkey which wander around the woodland and village streets.
Swanage, a lively seaside town offering real Victorian charm. The stunning sandy beach constantly achieves the enviable Blue Flag status, and there are plenty of restaurants and tea rooms too.
Christchurch, a beautiful fishing town which promises visitors a pretty natural harbour, sandy and shingle beaches stretching for four miles.
Poole boasts some of the best beaches in the area, as well as a lively marina, Poole Quay, and the desirable Poole Old Town. This idyllic area has retained much of the architecture originally constructed in the 17th century.
Day 5 Depart after breakfast, making a comfort stop en-route. Arrive home: mid-afternoon.
• Return coach travel
• 4 nights accommodation
• Traditional English self-service buffet breakfast
• Served 3 course dinner (4 choices) plus after dinner coffee
• Hotel porter service
• All coach tours
The Marsham Court Hotel, Bournemouth
The hotel is centrally located in a quiet position, overlooking the bay; approximately 10 minutes walk from the pier, beaches, central gardens, shops and cafés. It is located on top of a cliff, so a hill walk is involved.
Bedrooms: En-suite with TV, tea/coffee making facilities, radio and hairdryer.
Facilities: Lounges and bar. Entertainment consists of a soloist during dinner on alternate nights. Night porter. Outdoor swimming pool.
Mobility Information: 2 lifts serve all 3 floors. Numerous steps throughout the hotel. Level walk at back of hotel. No ground floor bedrooms.
Ratings 2017 – Very satisfied/satisfied:
Bedrooms: 92% Cleanliness: 100% Food: 92%
Maximum 4 inland singles at no supplement.
Single occupancy of a double room is £40.00 supplement.
Sea view supplement £10.00 per room per night, subject to availability.
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