Eastbourne & Romantic Sussex - June Departure
If you prefer a more relaxed and leisurely pace of holiday, we are delighted to once again offer our suburb range of 'Relaxed Traveller Holidays'. These holidays include a resort hotel in a great location and lunches on the outward and return journeys. Though not specifically aimed at those with mobility issues, the itineraries are certainly more relaxed and will involve less walking, but still include great sightseeing excursions where you can Enjoy the views and treasure the memories!
Eastbourne enjoys a remarkably mild and sunny climate, thereby earning its nickname the 'Suntrap of the South'. It is sheltered by the South Downs and the towering cliffs of Beachy Head. The resort has an attractive flat promenade and a wide variety of entertainment including the Winter Gardens, the 1930's iconic Bandstand and the old fortified Wish Tower which dates from Napoleonic times.
Your Holiday Includes
Door to Door Service
Our own courier service
Club Class Extra Legroom Coaches
Lunches on first and last days
5 nights half board
Entertainment on three evenings
Entrance to Michelham Priory
Entrance to Sheffield Park (NT) & train ride on the Bluebell Railway
Not Included: 4 lunches
Book online and save £9 per person!
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
We travel to the Sussex Coast, making a stop for our included lunch en-route, arriving in our resort during the afternoon.
We cross the South Downs to enjoy the views at Beachy Head, reaching Birling Gap. Return via the scenic Seven Sisters to Alfriston, one of the oldest and prettiest villages in Sussex.
Today we visit Michelham Priory - England's longest water filled moat surrounds the site which dates back to 1229. Discover the history of the house, the destruction caused in Tudor times, to iater life as a country house. Enjoy a bite to eat and a drink in the café before we return to Eastbourne for free time in the afternoon.
A day at leisure in Eastbourne, where you might be fortunate enough to catch a concert at the Grand Parade Bandstand. Stroll along Eastbourne Pier to enjoy a cup of tea in the Victorian tearooms or visit the Wish Tower, from where you can visit the Lifeboat Museum, Heritage Centre and Winter Gardens.
The magnificent, informal landscape gardens at Sheffield Park (NT) were laid out in the 18th century by 'Capability' Brown and further developed in the early years of the 20th century with four lakes forming its centrepiece. This afternoon we journey back in time aboard a steam train for a ride through the picturesque Sussex countryside aboard the Bluebell Railway.
We return homeward, making a stop for our included lunch en-route, arriving during the afternoon.
New Wilmington Hotel, Eastbourne
This friendly family run hotel is located very close to the sea, bandstand, Wish Tower, Winter Gardens and Devonshire Park. The pier and shopping centre are only a few minutes away. Restaurant, lounge, bar and spacious dining room.
Mobility Grade: 4 - The resort and hotel are on the level. Hotel has isolated steps and a lift serving most floors.
Duration, Departure Dates & Price
6 Day Tour
Thursday 1 - Tuesday 6 June 2017 - £565
Tour Departs By: 9.30am
Times are approximate
Single Room: £40 (6 Day)
Holiday Insurance: £26 (IPT included)
Deposit: £75 per person for all coach holidays in Britain