Bath, Mendips & Minehead 8 Days - Anchor Head Htl
Weston-super-Mare is Somerset's best known holiday resort. It is situated in a sheltered bay at the foot of the Mendip Hills with views across the Bristol Channel to South Wales. There are many charming Victorian and Edwardian terraces interspersed with colourful parks and gardens providing fascinating walks; from the delightful rocky point at Anchor Head to the sandy beaches at the southern end of the resort. Weston offers a great many attractions including the Grand Pier – described as “the ultimate 21st Century indoor theme park”! It also boasts a helicopter museum and a big wheel which offers breathtaking views. The sheltered bay is ideal for a quiet walk. Other superb activities include ten pin bowling, golf and bowls. At night there are numerous attractions including top class cabaret at the Playhouse and dancing at the famous Winter Gardens.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Day 1 - Outward Travel
Day 2 - Day at Leisure
Day 3 - Dunster & Minehead
Discover medieval Dunster – a village caught in time. A fairy-tale castle sits high on a hill, a timber-framed octagonal market hall lies in the middle of the town and an ancient pack horse bridge stretches across the river – there is history here at every turn! We then make our way to the coast to visit seaside Minehead – a traditional seaside resort offering plenty to see and do!/n
Day 4 - Day at Leisure
Day 5 - Day at Leisure
Day 6 - Full Day to Bath
Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Bath, one of England’s most beautiful cities. Bath is a compact city, with stunning honey-coloured Georgian architecture – almost as if straight out of a Jane Austen novel. Admire the iconic Royal Crescent, marvel at the beautiful Abbey or perhaps visit one of the many museums. There’s also a huge amount of independent shopping to be enjoyed in the historic streets and no end of quaint tearooms in which to relax!/n
Day 7 - Cheddar Gorge & Wells
Dramatic scenery awaits as we travel through iconic Cheddar Gorge. One of the country’s most spectacular, natural landmarks the awe-inspiring cliffs and extraordinary caves have fascinated visitors for centuries. The village of Cheddar is a gem itself with a Minster Church, ancient architecture and, of course, shops selling the famous cheese! We also visit historic Wells. Home to a magnificent cathedral and surrounded by the rolling hills of Somerset it is a delight to explore. /n
Day 8 - Return Travel
Anchor Head Hotel
Have you been looking at coach holidays to Weston Super Mare? Look no further, just take a look at the Anchor Head Hotel; splendidly situated between Weston's two piers and close to the boating slipway and a small beach; the promenade walk begins right next to the hotel. There are 52 bedrooms with central heating and a private bath/shower and WC. All rooms have tea/coffee making facilities, hair dryer and TV with radio channels. Attractive TV lounge and delightful bar with dance floor where entertainment is provided most evenings. Free WiFi in public areas. There are magnificent views of the bay from the TV lounge, restaurants and many of the bedrooms. Small lift serves all floors (few stairs from lift to restaurant).