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Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

Eastbourne And Romantic Railways

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  • Duration: 8 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach
Eastbourne and Romantic Railways

  • Enjoy a ride on the Bluebell Railway

  • Journey aboard the historic Kent & East Sussex Railway

  • Admire the scenery of the Sussex Coast

  • Visit Sheffield Park Gardens

  • Experience eerie Michelham Priory

  • Relax in seaside Eastbourne

Absorb the spectacular countryside from aboard two of the South East's most scenic railways of the Bluebell Line and the Kent and East Sussex Railway. Relax on board and admire the beautiful scenery as we journey through the Sussex countryside as well as visiting Sheffield Park Gardens and eerie and atmospheric Michelham Priory.

PRICE FROM ? £469 per person
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Today we travel by luxury coach to Eastbourne. Onboard you’ll enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi and Roadshow, our onboard entertainment system. After check-in at the hotel you’ll enjoy a delicious three course evening meal. (Dinner)

Sunday to Frday:

You’ll spend the next six days in and around Eastbourne and explore on your included excursions plus time at leisure to discover the town itself. Excursions include journeys on the Bluebell Railway, Kent & East Sussex Railway, a visit to Sheffield Park Garden and Michelham Priory. (Breakfast, Dinner)


Time to say goodbye today, after a delicious cooked breakfast at the hotel you’ll check out and get back aboard your luxury coach for the journey home. (Breakfast)

Burlington Hotel

  • Stay right on Eastbourne’s iconic seafront directly opposite the pier

  • Watch the world go by as you relax in the bright and open bar and coffee lounge

  • Discover the fantastic South Downs nearby and Britain’s tallest chalk cliff, Beachy Head

Little beats relaxing in in a modern coffee bar and lounge with unbeatable views across the sea front as you watch the world go by. At the Burlington Hotel you can enjoy all this in a central location close to all of Eastbourne’s finest attractions.

The world-famous Carpet Gardens, Redoubt Fortress and Eastbourne Pier are all just a stone’s throw away and the town centre with an array of shops and restaurants are just a 10 minute walk away.

The South Downs National Park begins just outside of town and is easily accessible and even by walking you can easily reach Beachy Head and a little further along the coast, The Seven Sisters. Fashionable Brighton is on the other end of a scenic train ride through the park and here you can see famous sights such as the fashionable Royal Pavilion or enjoy independent shops in The Lanes area of the city.

The hotel has great spaces for relaxing after a busy day in the area, the on-site bar and coffee lounge have huge windows opening out onto the seafront, great for watching the world go by. In the restaurant you can enjoy fantastic meals at breakfast and in the evening, with great and varied menus cooked by our dedicated chefs. For even greater space and comfort why not upgrade to a standard plus, superior or premier room during your stay?

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Full Day: Bluebell Railway and Sheffield Park Gardens - Included

We make the most of an excursion taking a trip on the Bluebell Railway today. This railway features a beautiful name for a beautiful journey, travelling through some of the south coast's most stunning scenery. We also visit Sheffield Park Garden. This magnificent, informal landscaped garden was laid out in the 18th-century by 'Capability' Brown, England's greatest gardener.

Half Day Michelham Priory - Included

We're off to see England's longest water-filled moat today dramatically surrounding seven acres of of
beautiful grounds, on which sits Michelham Priory, a magnificent Tudor Mansion along with its impressive
Gatehouse and working watermill. Its an attraction that has such a lot to offer.

Full Day Kent and East Susex Railway - Included

Full day excursion including a journey on the Kent & East Sussex Railway, passing through the beautiful Wealden scenery. We will have time in picturesque Tenterden before returning to Eastbourne.

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