Babbacombe - Turkey & Tinsel - Sun 1st Dec 2019
- Duration: 5 Days
- Product code: PSVNU1
Come along for some Festive Fun at the friendly Hotel de lab Mer in Babbacombe - great value for money!! Turkey & Tinsel breaks are a great, fun way to enjoy the run up to Christmas with cuisine and entertainment in hotels decorated for the festive period.
Situated on the outskirts of Torquay, Babbacombe 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. Great fun pre Christmas break with our friendly hotel owner and staff. During our stay there will be some live entertainment, comedy, a Christmas Quiz, Gala Christmas Dinner and plenty of fun with Santa’s little helpers!
After being collected from your local pick up point around 9.00am we have comfort stops on route as required before arriving at the hotel mid afternoon with a mince pie to greet you!
DAY 2 After your Full English breakfast we are joined by our local guide for a tour of Dartmoor National Park. This is a wonderful excursion at any time of year with a guided tour adding much to the dramatic landscape of the National Park. Returning to the hotel to relax before the evening fun.
Free day today. Plenty to do in the area – there is a bus stop directly outside the hotel which will take you to the centre of Torquay in minutes or explore further along the coast.
After breakfast we head off to Plymouth. An excellent destination for an excursion and site of so many important historic events including Sir Francis Drake’s escapades. We will be joined by a local guide for a coach tour which will include Plymouth Hoe, Devonport Naval Dockyard, Brunel’s magnificent Royal Albert Bridge and the Barbican area before free time in the city centre. We return to the hotel for the final evening of Festive food and fun live entertainment.
Departing the hotel after breakfast we head home with a lunch stop on route 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!
EXCELLENT FOOD & PLENTY OF IT!!