Torquay Cosy Break - Fri 24th Jan 2020
- Duration: 4 Days
- Product code: PY1APD
Come along and join our break to one of Britain’s favourite holiday destinations – on the English Riviera. Blessed with a balmy climate and famous for it's palm trees, it's easy to see why Torquay has attracted visitors since Victorian times. There is stunning scenery along the coast road and historic towns are dotted throughout the region. The traditional harbour and stylish Princess Pier marina area offer the town a continental atmosphere, with a growing selection of eateries to sample. We are delighted to be staying at the 3* Headland Hotel which has been rated so highly on our holiday questionnaires. We take over the entire hotel for this break!
Departing your local pick-up point in the morning (approx. 9.30am), we travel to Torquay stopping for lunch in Bridport/West Bay or Otter Nurseries before arriving at the hotel mid afternoon with time to relax in the hotel before dinner followed by entertainment.
Today we have a free day in Torquay. We shall drop you down in to town in the morning and return later to collect. The centre of Torquay has some excellent shopping, cafes and restaurants with an attractive waterfront area.
Today we have an excursion including a drive along the spectacular coastline to Exeter. We shall be joined by a local guide for a walking tour of the city centre. The compact city centre has plenty to discover - from the magnificent Cathedral, to the historic quayside and superb shopping in the award winning Princesshay shopping centre.
We head home with a lunch stop at Otter Nurseries or Bridport/West Bay. Arriving back in the local area around 3.30/4.30pm.
Meal Plan – Dinner, Bed & Breakfast.
3* Headland Hotel
One of the highest rated 3* Hotels in Torbay by the AA. Boasting splendid sea views from many of the bedrooms, the hotel stands in two acres of grounds overlooking Meadfoot Bay. The hotel has become a firm favourite with Highcliffe Coach Holiday customers over the years and offers a very good standard of accommodation and cuisine.
Facilities include a wonderful new spa & sauna, spacious lounges, bars and a lovely reception foyer area where you can relax in leather sofas with a coffee. All rooms have en-suite bathroom, TV, WiFi, Tea/coffee making and hairdryer. There is superb entertainment every night in the Hydro Suite Cabaret ballroom and an elegant restaurant with a 5 course choice of menu dinner and Full English Breakfast. Passenger lift to most rooms.