Scarborough & Festive Cstl Howard 5 Day-Cumberland
Visit stunning festive Castle Howard, Yorkshire’s finest historic house at Christmas. Admire the beautiful decorations, candles, wreaths and magical Christmas trees. The theme changes every year with cheerful stories being told across the estate and through the enchanting decorations that sparkle in this glorious setting.Scarborough is arguably the oldest seaside resort in Britain - sea bathing was being promoted here in 1660, more than a century before it became fashionable elsewhere. But Scarborough has an even older history with an impressive medieval castle and even the remains of a Roman signal station.
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 - Excursion to Festive Castle Howard
Visit stunning Castle Howard, Yorkshire’s finest historic house. Nestled into the Howardian Hills, this magnificent stately home is adorned with beautiful decorations, candles, wreaths and glorious Christmas trees and is a wonderful time to visit. /n
Day 3 - Day at Leisure
Day 4 - Excursion to Whitby
Enjoy a trip along the beautiful Yorkshire Coast to reach wonderful Whitby. Set aside the Esk Estuary and where the North York Moors meet the sea, Whitby oozes charm and character. Step back in time in the Old Town, perhaps climb the 199 steps to the abbey or why not enjoy some of the best fish and chips in the world at the Magpie Café?/n
Day 5 - Return Travel
The Cumberland Hotel in Scarborough is very well situated on the South Cliff, just a few minutes’ walk from the Spa complex, beach and town centre. With excellent views of the town from the north facing rooms, this excellent hotel has recently been extensively refurbished. The Cumberland Hotel has 90 bedrooms with central heating, private bath or shower and WC (note all single rooms have showers). All rooms have tea/coffee making facilities, hair dryer and television. Entertainment is provided most evenings in the ballroom. There is an attractive restaurant and quiet lounge. The lift serves all floors (just a few stairs to some rooms). Parking permit available from the hotel free of charge. Alternatively, we can help you arrange the perfect coach holiday to Scarborough so you can put your feet up.