Steamships & Steamtrains 5 Days - Anchor Head Htl
From our base in Weston-Super-Mare we visit two of Somerset's most interesting reminders of the Golden Age of Steam, taking in fascinating Bristol Docks and the beautiful Somerset countryside along the way.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
TOUR OPERATES WEDNESDAY TO SUNDAY
Full Day Excursion to Brunel's S.S. Great Britain and Bristol
We take the morning to explore the stately grandeur of the only surviving 19th century iron-hulled steam ship in Bristol Docks, the Brunel's S.S. Great Britain (entry included in tour cost), before exploring the fascinating docks and the rest of this ancient maritime city.
Full Day Excursion to the West Somerset Railway and Minehead
We travel to Bishops Lydeard to catch our own slice of the Golden Age of Steam, chugging through miles of sylvan scenery and restored period stations to Minehead (train fare included in tour cost) where we spend a relaxing afternoon exploring the beach and peaceful old town.
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. 52 bedrooms with central heating and 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. 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)
AA Three Star Rated
Note for clients with mobility impairment: This hotel has 5 ground floor rooms but two steps at the entrance and two stairs to the restaurant are unavoidable. Please ensure you submit a Special Needs form if you are mobility impaired.