COACH HOLIDAY ITINERARY
DAY 1 We travel to the hotel in Bournemouth with a stop in Winchester for lunch to be purchased. We arrive at our seafront hotel in time to freshen up before our evening meal.
DAY 2 After breakfast travel through the New Forest and visit Exbury Gardens, a spectacular 200-acre site world-famous for the Rothschild Collection of rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias, rare trees and shrubs. This earthly paradise offers an oasis of tranquillity in summer. A 20-minute trip aboard the 12 ¼ inch gauge Steam Railway is sure to delight us all. We have time to explore the gardens today with time to purchase lunch in Mr Eddy’s restaurant and café. Later this afternoon we return to the hotel for our evening meal.
DAY 3 After breakfast visit Beaulieu. In the heart of the glorious New Forest, Beaulieu is one of the South’s top visitor attractions. Here we will find the National Motor Museum, home to over 250 vehicles telling the history of motoring. With so much on offer we can also visit Palace House and Gardens, home of the Montagu family since 1538, the remains of Beaulieu Abbey and World of Top Gear where we can see some of the vehicles from Jeremy, James and Richard’s most ambitious challenges. Refreshment facilities are available at the café or restaurant on site. Explore everything on offer here today before returning to the hotel for our evening meal.
DAY 4 After breakfast we return to home area stopping in the delightful, thriving Hampshire town of Alton offering a mix of historic buildings and modern shops and restaurants for lunch to be purchased.
• • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •
OCEAN BEACH HOTEL, BOURNEMOUTH ***
Situated on the seafront overlooking Bournemouth Bay, this 3-star contemporary hotel is a 2-minute walk to the beach. The restaurant serves dishes made with locally sourced produce. The harbour bar and terrace patio offer panoramic views of the ocean and the hotel boasts an on-site spa as well as outdoor swimming pool. Guests also have use of the leisure facilities at the two associate hotels next door.
AT A GLANCE
√ Exclusive coach travel with Kirbys
√ 3 night’s dinner, bed & breakfast
√ Tea/coffee on arrival at hotel
√ Tea/coffee after dinner
√ Entrance to Exbury Gardens with steam train ride
√ Entrance to Beaulieu attractions
√ Free use of the hotels leisure facilities; Ocean Beach, Cumberland & Suncliff hotels share facilities across the resort, including indoor and outdoor swimming pools.
If you book 20 places all together on a day excursion, short break or holiday ONE GOES FREE
Upgrade your room (subject to availability). Supplements apply, call 01268 777 777