Babbacombe - Turkey 'n' Tinsel - Fri 8th Dec 2017
- Duration: 5 Days
- Product code: PGD1GT
Come along for some Festive Fun at the friendly Hotel de la Mer in Babbacombe - great value for money!!
Babbacombe is situated on the outskirts of Torquay on the English Riviera and offers stunning panoramic views over Lyme Bay from its clifftop promenade. Quieter than Torquay, the town has a good variety of shops, pubs and cafes. For the energetic, there are footpaths to Oddicombe and Babbacombe Beaches. Within easy walking the St Marychurch Shopping precinct offers a variety of shops and cafes and nearby is the famous Babbacombe Model Village. Great fun pre Christmas break with our friendly hotel owner and staff.
After being collected from your local pick up point around 9.00am we shall have comfort stops on route as required before arriving at the hotel mid afternoon with a mince pie to greet you! After dinner join in the Christmas quiz in the bar.
In the morning we head out to nearby Exeter. The city has an historic centre and a magnificent Cathedral to explore and excellent shopping centres. Returning to the hotel to relax before a delicious Gala Christmas dinner with Santa’s Little Helpers followed by Christmas cabaret entertainment and dancing.
Enjoy your full English Breakfast before we drop you down in to Torquay town centre for free time to explore and find somewhere nice for lunch. We shall collect you later or you can return to the hotel when you wish as we are on the main bus route. More Festive food and fun live entertainment with a New Year Comedy Magic display with Peter Baffles.
Departing mid-morning for Plymouth. Plenty of time here to stroll around the shopping area and head down to The Hoe to see the famous Smeaton’s Tower lighthouse. Great destination. It’s New Years Day celebrations tonight with Cash Bingo in the bar!
We depart the hotel in the morning and head home, stopping on route for lunch before arriving back in the local area around 3.00/4.00pm.
Meal plan - Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
Hotel de la Mer
We are delighted to be staying at this hotel again. It offers a genuine welcome from the Tillen family and is only 100m from the Cliff Railway and promenade. This 27 bedroom hotel enjoys an intimate atmosphere with a comfortable lounge and bar and friendly staff offering excellent customer service.
The hotel is very proud of its food - fresh ingredients, locally sourced. There is a choice of menu for you to taste the difference! All bedrooms are comfortably furnished with en-suite bathrooms and TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making. No lift - Ground floor rooms available but please book early!