Blackpool Illuminations At The Georgian Hollies
5 Days Away
A wonderful five day break to Britain’s favourite seaside resort – Blackpool. Blackpool offers something for everyone, from its long, flat promenade and famous Tower, to the exhilarating Pleasure Beach and the infamous Illuminations that adorn the promenade each year. Enjoy the sights and scenery of the stunning Lake District with a visit to Bowness on Windermere and explore the city delights of Liverpool, from the famous Albert Dock with its array of museums to the Cavern Club – or even a ferry across the Mersey! Scenery, seaside & city on one very special five day break!
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
- Coach travel with reserved seating
- Four nights dinner, bed and breakfast at the Georgian Hollies Hotel, Blackpool
- Evening entertainment
- Time to enjoy the delights of Blackpool along with the fabulous Illuminations
- Excursion to vibrant Liverpool
- Scenic journey through the Lake District with a visit to pretty Bowness on Windermere
Enjoy a coach holiday to Blackpool, one of the UK’s most popular seaside resorts situated in the North West of England.
With its many visitor attractions, traditional seaside charm and award-winning beaches, it’s not surprising that so many holidaymakers visit this popular resort. Take a stroll along the promenade and discover the town’s visitor attractions, including the amusements, museums and the three Victorian piers. And of course, a trip to the seaside would not be complete without some delicious fish and chips.
Experience the iconic Blackpool Illuminations, the No. 1 free light show in the world which was founded in 1879. Today, there is around 6 miles of the most magical light displays that you could imagine.
Visit Blackpool Tower, one of Britain’s best-loved landmarks which has been attracting visitors since the 19th century. Explore the attractions within the Tower including the Blackpool Tower Circus, the Blackpool Tower Eye and the Blackpool Tower Dungeon. You can also discover the famous Tower Ballroom with its sparkling chandeliers, decorated ceilings, and sprung dancefloor, as featured on Strictly Come Dancing.
A city steeped in history, culture and attractions, Liverpool is one of the most popular city break destinations in the UK.
Liverpool's most famous sons “The Beatles” are celebrated across the city; from the exhibition in the Albert Dock to the famous Cavern Club where the lads once played, you can map out their incredible journey amongst the vibrancy and history that radiates throughout this city.
Liverpool waterfront promises beauty, history, art, music and culture all in an iconic, breathtaking setting. Home to Tate Liverpool, open Eye Gallery, the Merseyside Maritime Museum and of course the world famous Royal Liver Building. For the first time in more than 100 years the Royal Liver Building has opened its doors to the public and launched a brand new guided tower tour – the Royal Liver Building 360.
Liverpool has attractions dotted throughout the city and boasts more galleries and museums than any other UK city outside of London. From the British Music Experience that tells the story of British music through costumes, instruments, performance and memorabilia to Liverpool Cathedral, Britain’s biggest cathedral! Explore the iconic Royal Albert Dock, Liverpool’s famous waterfront, with its independent shops, lively bars and fantastic restaurants or If you fancy a bit of retail therapy, take a wander around Liverpool ONE, an open-air shopping district next to the city’s waterfront. It houses over 150 stores with everything from high street brands to designer fashion, as well as a variety of places to enjoy a drink or a bite to eat.
Why not take a ferry across the Mersey, visit the Beatles Story, sit back and relax in one of the many bars and cafes or visit Liverpool One for the ultimate shopping experience.
Lake DistrictLake District
Discover the glorious and picturesque Lake District, the largest National Park in England, and home to Scafell Pike, the country’s highest mountain.
With its beautiful rolling countryside, the Lake District is now designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, attracting millions of visitors every year from all over the globe. Marvel at the snow-capped mountains, crystal clear lakes and the breathtaking scenery. This scenic area contains some of the largest lakes in the UK, including Wastwater, England’s deepest lake with a depth of 259 feet.
The Lake District is full of fantastic destinations for you to explore, including the bustling towns of Keswick, Ambleside, and Bowness-on-Windermere. You can also discover quaint villages, such as Hawkshead, with its narrow streets, cobbled courtyards and pretty white-washed buildings.
Experience a fantastic shopping experience in the Lake District with its selection of independent shops, charming shopping arcades, and unique gift stores.
Blackpool Illuminations 2020 carouselBack to top
Georgian Hollies Hotel, Blackpool Georgian Hollies Hotel
The Georgian Hollies Hotel is situated right in the heart of Blackpool, just a short walk to all the attractions and delights of the resort. Within the contemporary en-suite bedrooms, you’ll find a television and tea and coffee making facilities, alongside modern and tasteful décor. The hotel is also home to a recently refurbished restaurant, where you can expect to enjoy a range of delicious dishes and 3 course meals. You’ll also find a bar, well-stocked with an excellent range of non-alcoholic and alcoholic drinks for you to enjoy! There’ll be evening entertainment for you to enjoy during your stay, with live cabaret, bingo and quizzes running nightly in the modern cabaret lounge. For those who enjoy a quieter evening, you’ll also find a TV Lounge with a pool table where you can relax and enjoy a quiet drink. The location of the hotel is excellent, located close to the shops, restaurants, nightlife. You’ll be just around the corner from the Houndhill Shopping Centre where you can find high-street brands, alongside the small independent shops and cafes in Blackpool. You’ll also be close to all the famous attractions in Blackpool, such as SEALIFE, Madame Tussauds, Blackpool Pier and the famous TowerFacilities:
- Evening entertainment (on selected evenings)
- Tea & coffee making facilities
- Wi-Fi facilities (public areas)