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Turkey & Tinsel At The Palace Hotel

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TCRU8782

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

4 days

Pre-Christmas Treat

One of Crusader passengers favourite hotels! And what better time to get into the festive spirit on this wonderful pre-Christmas getaway. Don’t miss this  perfect opportunity to enjoy some festive food, great entertainment, convivial company and some lovely excursions along the English Riviera. Staying in the fabulous Palace Hotel in Paignton, this one will set you up for the long winter months!

Please Note: There will be a small service dog on-board this departure. If you have any queries please contact us on 01296 336666.

PRICE FROM ? £399 per person
Plan My Trip



  • Hotel for 3 nights with breakfast & dinner
  • Tea/Coffee & mince pie on arrival 
  • Tea/Coffee one afternoon
  • Traditional Christmas Dinner & Evening entertainment (Saturday)
  • Pre-dinner drink on the Sunday & Evening Entertainment 
  • Visits to Exmouth, Brixham & Totnes 
  • Winter Cruise on the River Exe
  • Porterage 

Your Itinerary

Day 1  After joining your holiday coach, heading to the South Devon coast to arrive in Paignton mid- afternoon. Check in for 3 nights with breakfast & dinner. Tea / coffee and mince pie to welcome you. A 3 course dinner will be served in the Paris Restaurant, followed by entertainment in the Sun Lounge.

Days 2 & 3 In Paignton at leisure with 2 included excursions

Paignton is famous for its long, sandy beaches  and a colourful pier, popular with visitors as it provides a unique chance to stretch the legs, grab some fresh sea air, relax and take in unrivalled views of Torquay to the north and Brixham to the south.


Exmouth & Winter Cruise
Exmouth is one of the oldest and most picturesque seaside towns in Devon. It is a lively town, situated on the east coast of Devon where the River Exe meets the sea and offers a diverse selection of shops and places to eat. It is the gateway to the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site and has two miles of sandy beach, which is perfect for lovely walks.

In the afternoon, join a 'winter cruise' on a snug heated boat with included mulled wine and mince pies and travel along the tranquil waters of the River Exe which is home to a wide range of wildlife and migrating birds - the perfect setting for a winter cruise!

Brixham & Totnes
Head along the famous Devon coastline to Brixham. This resort is primarily a fishing port within Torbay and has a long and rich history. In the lee of Berry Head, famous for its Napoleonic connections, its lighthouse and magnificent limestone cliffs, Brixham remains a popular resort with a rich maritime history and its pretty harbour is know for its art galleries, seafood eateries and colourful houses. Totnes is an historic market town surrounded by breathtakingly beautiful countryside. Sitting in the heart of South Devon on the banks of the River Dart, this unique and charming town has an international reputation for its lively and diverse community and relaxed atmosphere.

Saturday – Christmas Day Theme. – Tea/Coffee & festive treat will be served in the Sun Lounge in the afternoon. Traditional 3 Course Christmas Dinner will be served this evening followed by live entertainment in the Sun Lounge

Sunday is New Years Day Theme – From 5.30 Enjoy a glass of sparkling Cassis in the Washington Bar, followed by dinner and live entertainment.

Day 4 -
Breakfast, check out and head for home with comfort stops on the way

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Popular Hotel .

The Palace Hotel, Paignton 

Set in beautiful grounds, The Palace Hotel is situated in a desirable location on Paignton's Esplanade and directly opposite Paignton seafront with Paignton town centre only a short walk away.

This fabulous 3* hotel offers tastefully decorated en-suite bedrooms, many with sea views (supplement applies).

There is an entertainment programme runs all year round and the hotel features a health suite with a small pool, sauna, steam and treatment rooms (treatments bookable direct with the hotel and subject to availability and extra charge).

There is a modern restaurant overlooking the bay as well as the Sun Lounge for drinks and snacks.  All bedrooms have TV's and hospitality tray. 

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