Mini Breaks

If you are looking for a Short Break away, you have come to the right place. We always have a selection of reasonably priced UK and European Short Break Holidays advertised.

Coach departures from Stevenage, Hitchin, Letchworth and Baldock.

You can browse through our currently available breaks by scrolling down below –

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We have also been awarded the “Good To Go” accreditation by Visit England. This means that we have an approved COVID-19 Risk Assessment in place ensuring that we adhere to all Government and Public Health guidance whilst you are on-board our coaches.

Where you see the “Good To Go” Logo, you can also be assured that the venue has also obtained accreditation.

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

New Beach Hotel – Great Yarmouth (Four Nights)

Location: Great Yarmouth

Date: Saturday 29th May - Wednesday 2nd June 2021

Price: £249.00 per person sharing a twin/double room, single room supplement £42.00 sea view supplement £32.00 per person

Situated in Great Yarmouth’s most central and lively location, on the sea front opposite Britannia Pier and adjacent to the shops and resort amenities. (Note that it can be quite lively in the street outside the sea facing rooms.)

Having recently undergone a major refurbishment, all bedrooms are centrally heated with private bath or shower and WC, tea/coffee making facilities, internal telephone, hair dryer and Freeview TV.

All public areas will be on the ground floor including both the quiet and bar lounges, which are overlooking the sea front and the restaurant and entertainment room where entertainment is provided most evenings (accessed via 2 steps).

Free WiFi in public areas. Two lifts serve most rooms.

Great Yarmouth is East Anglia’s top seaside venue. Set on 15 miles of wide, flat golden sand with sunny dry weather and a lively promenade, it offers a huge range of entertainment, sports and shopping. There are two piers, a Model Village, Butterfly Centre and a Sea Life Centre. Stroll along the prom or catch the unique horse-drawn landaus. At night the resort is illuminated and renowned for its live entertainment with a wide variety of shows and concerts. The main shopping streets, found just off the ancient harbour, offer high street stores and traditional seaside shops; there is excellent variety and quality to keep shoppers happy.

This trip includes coach from Stevenage, 4 night’s accommodation with breakfast, evening meal and entertainment.

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

The Royal Albion Hotel Brighton (Four Nights)

Location: Brighton

Date: Monday 14th - Friday 18th June 2021

Price: £249.00 per person sharing twin/double room (single supplement £40.00).

Brighton regency-style hotel built in 1826, and is traditionally decorated and furnished throughout. The hotel offers character and style in a premier position directly opposite Brighton Pier, so guests looking for a seafront hotel in Brighton will not be able to find one much closer to the sea than this. This is a family hotel in Brighton, offering quality food in a great location. Guests can eat in Jenny’s restaurant, which serves a delicious succulent menu, whilst enjoying views out over the sea.  Alternatively, they can also sit and enjoy the sunset over Brighton Beach with an evening drink from the Pavillion Bar, which can seat up to 84 people.

The 219 bedrooms are all en-suite and have TVs, hairdryers, trouser presses and tea and coffee making facilities. Most rooms also have an internal telephone. Many of the rooms have stunning sea views.

A short walk from the Hotel is the Royal Pavilion spectacular seaside palace of the Prince Regent (George IV) has been transformed by John Nash between 1815 and 1822, into one of the most dazzling and exotic buildings in the British Isles. The Pavilion houses furniture and works of art including original pieces lent by the Queen and a magnificent Royal Pavilion Tearoom, with its fabulous balcony overlooking the Pavilion gardens.

Another attraction is the Brighton’s Wheel which makes for the perfect way to relax and witness unforgettable views. From the top, visitors will be able to see the best landscapes Brighton and Hove have to offer, but also the vast array of what is available during their stay.

Visitors can also travel on the Volks Railway, located directly on the famous seafront. It was opened in 1883 and holds the title for the oldest public electric railway in the UK.

This trip includes coach from Stevenage, 4 night’s accommodation with breakfast and evening meal and entertainment.

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

Royal Bath Hotel Bournmouth (Four Nights)

Location: Bournmouth

Date: Monday 12th – Friday 16th July 2021

Price: £259.00 per person (sharing twin / double room) single room supplement £40.00

The first hotel in Bournemouth and embodies the finest traditions of first class comfort and hospitality, so naturally it has a fantastic position on the sea front.   Nestled in secluded grounds, with outstanding views across the bay, this classically styled hotel is one of a kind.   For guests looking to make the most of their visit to Bournemouth, the hotel is ideally positioned for visiting many of the varied attractions on offer, whilst offering a more peaceful opportunity to walk along its lovely promenade, taking in the sea air.

Dining at the Royal Bath Hotel will leave guests spoilt for choice.   They can enjoy the tranquil atmosphere in Oscar’s Brasserie, named after regular guest Oscar Wilde, relax in the lounge bar and enjoy a drink and a light meal at lunch time, or visit Café Promenade for a delicious bite to eat.

The hotel also offers fantastic views over the Poole Bay.   Guests will also be able to utilise the Royal Bath Hotel’s Health & Leisure Club, where they can enjoy a luxurious spa treatment and leisurely swim, before unwinding in the steam room.   For those wanting to keep in shape, the gym is equipped with the latest cardiovascular machines.

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

Cavendish Hotel Eastbourne (Three Nights)

Location: Eastbourne

Date: Friday 6th - Monday 9th August 2021

Price: £199.00 per person (sharing twin / double room) Single room supplement £40.00

One of the most popular seaside resorts in southern England, Eastbourne offers the perfect combination of beachfront fun and historic landmarks .

It comes as no surprise that the town should welcome thousands of holidaymakers each summer, and remains relatively in-demand throughout the rest of the year as well. As a result, finding affordable accommodation in Eastbourne hotels can sometimes be difficult, particularly during the summer months. Fortunately, there is one hotel which caters to those searching for a competitively-priced room in a convenient location, regardless of the time of year – Britannia’s very own Cavendish hotel.

The Cavendish Hotel is ideally located right on the Eastbourne seafront, close to the town’s shopping and commercial centre, and all the main beaches in the area.

Facing the coast on Eastbourne’s Grand Parade, guests can enjoy stunning views from one of the hotel’s many suites, as well as its common areas. Both the bar and restaurant overlook the beach and serve a selection of local produce, to be enjoyed while taking in the striking beachfront views. A delicious buffet dinner is served in our Marine Restaurant from 6:30pm till 8pm. Additionally, guests can take advantage of the quiet, relaxing space the Cavendish library has to offer, while enjoying the coffee and hot beverages served there.

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

The Sands Hotel – Sandown – Isle of Wight (Five Nights)

Location: Sandown - Isle of Wight

Date: Monday 6th - Saturday 11th September 2021

Price: £309.00 per person (No Single Supplement)

One of the most enviable positions in Sandown, right on the esplanade, just across the road from the golden sands of Sandown Beach. 

The Sands Hotel is personally managed by Lee and Shauna Morey, who live on the premises and ensure that your stay is to the highest standard of service as well as friendly and welcoming.   All of the food at Sands Hotel is cooked and prepared on the premises and served to guests in the bright hotel dining room.

The hotel’s bar and lounge, like the dining room, looks out to sea across the hotel’s swimming pool and sun terrace, with views of Culver Cliff and Sandown Bay.

All of the rooms have en suite Shower rooms with Colour Television, tea/coffee making facilities and hair dryers.

Sandown is a firm favourite with those seeking a traditional seaside holiday. The sandy beach slopes gently into the sea, ideal for paddling. There are all kinds of attractions including amusements on the pier. Broad seafront promenades provide delightfully easy walking and are within easy reach of the town centre, which is packed with interesting small shops, pubs and restaurants.

The two mile coastal walk between Sandown and Shanklin is a popular attraction, choose from the undulating coastal path or the sea wall promenade.

Coach excursions will be available starting with a coastal drive.   Think of the Isle of Wight and the iconic image of the famous chairlift taking you to see the needles rocks and coloured sands spring to mind.  The range of attractions includes Alum Bay Glass its educational as well as fun, visitors can watch the fascinating art of glass blowing and see craftsmen make a variety of crafted glassware.

Other excursions will take in Cowes, Ryde and Yarmouth.

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

Royal Maritime Hotel Portsmouth & Guided Tours

Location: Portsmouth

Date: Monday 13th - Wednesday 15th September 2021

Price: £299 Per Person (No Single Supplement)

En route to Portsmouth, we meet our Blue Badge guide in Winchester where we visit the Cathedral, the longest mediaeval building in the world.

Pick out the Jane Austen links in the city where the author dies 200 years ago this year.

We follow this with a scenic drive through the Meon Valley to the Royal Maritime Hotel Portsmouth to check in for dinner.

The 3* Royal Maritime Hotel was set up to look after sailors and marines who were “between ships”. The club gained Royal patronage in 1855 when Prince Albert visited the hotel. The hotel is still popular with ex-serviceman but also welcomes non Naval or Military groups, recently refurbished and is just 200 yards from the Historic Dockyard.

Tuesday after breakfast we depart the hotel in the company of our local Blue Badge guide. We are going to start the day with a panoramic tour to tell the story of Portsmouth. You are never far from the sea here – it is the only UK city to be built on an island. Alfred the Great founded the first English Navy in Portsmouth and King Henry VIII set up the Royal Dockyard – Portsmouth continues to be the home of the Royal Navy today. We will visit Palmerston’s Nelson Fort up on the hill overlooking the city and call in at the quirky early Victorian Southwick Brewhouse which last saw active service in 1957.

We take a very pleasant flat walk through Old Portsmouth before taking a break to buy a light lunch at Gunwharf Quay. This is followed by the ‘Ships in Harbour’ sightseeing harbour boat tour.

On returning to our hotel the rest of the afternoon is yours before our 3 course dinner is served in the hotel.

Wednesday we check out after breakfast and leave our bags with the hotel concierge. Enjoy a free morning in Portsmouth – maybe a spot of shopping at Gunwharf Quay or brave the Spinnaker Tower before making tracks for home early afternoon

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

Bosworth Hall Hotel (Four Nights)

Location: Market Bosworth

Date: Monday 20th - Friday 24th September 2021

Price: £249.00 per person sharing twin/double room (single supplement £40.00)

Located in the heart of the English countryside, Bosworth Hall Hotel & Spa is one of the most impressive and striking hotels in Market Bosworth.

Set in 11 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, the Grade II listed mansion dates back to the 17th century and still retains many of its original features. The main staircase is enhanced with magnificently carved banisters and the hall is panelled in oak and boasts a stunning Tudor stone fireplace. Large windows give the rooms a light and airy feel, overlooking the breath-taking views of the gardens and moat.

The services offered by Bosworth Hall Hotel & Spa strive to match the luxury of their surroundings. Breakfast and dinner are served daily in Jenny’s Restaurant, with fine dining being offered during dinner at Crompton’s Restaurant bar. The Courtyard Bar overlooks the stables and has a warm and friendly atmosphere. The spacious en-suite bedrooms include a TV, telephone, hairdryer and tea and coffee making facilities.

The surrounding area offers plenty to see and do. Take a stroll to the nearby historic village of Market Bosworth. Small independent shops surround the cobbled square and brightly coloured flowers are planted every summer ready for the Britain in Bloom competition. There’s also a great choice of places to eat and drink.

Make sure you bring walking boots for the countryside, as walks in this area are amongst the most attractive in Britain.

This trip offers coach, four night’s accommodation with breakfast and evening meal. Daily excursions will be available to Warwick Castle, Bosworth Heritage Centre (including admissions) and Leicester.

Coach departs Stevenage at 10am

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

Roundhouse Hotel Bournmouth & Christmas Tree Festival (Four Nights)

Location: Bournmouth

Date: Monday 15th - Friday 19th November 2021

Price: £179.00 per person (sharing twin / double room) single room supplement £40.00

The Magic of Christmas

Bournemouth is one of the most popular seaside resorts in England, and is famous for its family friendly facilities, award winning beaches and cosmopolitan atmosphere.

Just a short walk away from the East Cliff Beach and Bournemouth’s local attractions, theatres, restaurants and coffee shops.

The Roundhouse is renowned for its warm, friendly and informal atmosphere, enhanced by its extended public areas, which create an oasis on the Lansdowne.

The Wave Café Bar offers an informal and relaxing venue with French doors opening onto a terrace. Open throughout the day, it serves a variety of meals, drinks and snacks to suit all tastes. The Wave Restaurant has a hot and cold buffet, which opens onto its own deck. There is no better place in Bournemouth to enjoy a traditional cooked English and continental breakfast or dine al fresco.

All of the bedrooms are individually decorated and have a bathroom with bath, shower and hairdryer. Guests can also benefit from tea/coffee making facilities in their room. The hotel also supplies free Wi-Fi for all guests.

Feel the wonder of Christmas at Bournemouth’s unique, free festive trail. Experience the magical, mystical and memorable spectacle of over 100 glittering trees and illuminations. Explore the Alpine Market and skate in the enchanting Victorian Lower Gardens. Enjoy live music, entertainment and magical illuminations across the town.

As the skies darken, enter a world filled with light as Christmas trees from around the world guide you through an enchanted walkway encountering spectacular features and surprises along the way. From Bournemouth seafront, through the town centre and beyond to the coastal villages, explore a glimmering world of memorable seasonal fun for the whole family.

This Christmas, enter a world filled with light as trees guide you through an enchanted walkway encountering dazzling features and surprises along the way. From Bournemouth Seafront into the Lower Gardens, throughout the town centre and beyond to the coast

Coach departs Stevenage at 10am

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

Queen’s Hotel Eastbourne (Four Nights)

Location: Eastbourne

Date: Monday 22nd - Friday 26th November 2021

Price: Price £209.00 per person (sharing twin / double room)- Single Supplement £32.00 - Sea View Supplement £22.00 per person

This magnificent Victorian hotel is situated in an outstanding position overlooking the pier.

All 125 bedrooms have central heating and bath or shower and WC. All rooms have tea/coffee making facilities, intercom, hair dryer and TV with radio channels.

Spacious public rooms include a bar, snooker room, sun lounge and two restaurants.

Several function rooms including the Princes Suite with its own bar where entertainment is provided most evenings.

Two lifts serve all floors and a wheelchair lift is now available between the ground floor’s two levels. There is good access to the hotel but the ground floor is split level and there are several stairs between the Reception and the lift and Restaurant. There are no ground floor bedrooms but all bedrooms are on the same level as the two lifts. AA Three Star Rated.

This trip includes a coach from Stevenage, four nights accommodation with breakfast, evening meal and entertainment

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

Lille Christmas Market (Weekend Break)

Location: France

Date: Friday 26th – Sunday 28th November 2021.

Price: £169.00 per person (sharing twin/double room). £59.00 Single room supplement

The Magic of Christmas

The town boasts brilliant variations for shopping from high-street internationally recognised designer brands to its gorgeous boutiques full of local artisans selling their beautiful yet quirky home wares.

Lille also takes pride in it’s fantastic range of Flemish influenced dining options with brassieres, gastronomic restaurants and coffee shops.

The Lille Christmas Markets’ offer antique wooden chalets decorated with traditional festive foods, arts & crafts as well as an impressive Ferris Wheel all dominated by a monumental 18ft Christmas Tree in a fantastic location alongside the Grand’ Place.

This trip offers coach, Shuttle Crossing & two nights at the 3* Ibis Lille Centre Gares hotel with buffet breakfast.   The hotel is within walking distance of city centre & old Lille (The Grand Place, Vieux Lille, Grand Palais & Eura Lille Mall).

The ibis Kitchen restaurant offers local and seasonal dishes, WIFI available free of charge throughout the hotel.

On our Sunday return we travel first to the delightful town of Arras.   The magnificent setting of the Grand Place plays host to the Arras Christmas market which, over the years, has become one of the largest in northern France.   Wooden huts, a skating rink, carousel, musical events, workshops and mouth-watering smells: the Christmas village focuses on creating a festive atmosphere in anticipation of the Christmas season.

With a final stop at a Calais Cash & Carry to stock up on wine & beer this trip should offer an excellent start to any ones Christmas shopping

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

Warners Corton Classic Resort – Turkey & Tinsel Break (Four Nights)

Location: Corton

Date: Monday 6th - Friday 10th December 2021

Price: £229.00 per person (sharing twin/double room) Single room supplement £40.00

TURKEY & TINSEL

The Magic of Christmas

Sandwiched between the beautiful coast and the rambling Norfolk Broads, there really is water, water everywhere at this traditional seaside resort.

As well as being loads to do, the big draw at Corton is the star-studded line up of entertainment making it a great place to make loads of new friends.

The sea air isn’t the only thing that’s free: Heated indoor pool, Pub games & quizzes, Short mat bowls, Boules, Outdoor bowls green.

Classic Resorts offer a choice of comfortable chalet accommodation.   All rooms are chalet style and are located around the resort.   Most are in two storey buildings, ground floor accommodation is limited.

There is no lift access to the rooms.

Standard room accommodation is included in the price of the break, ensuite bath or shower, Colour TV, Tea & coffee making facilities.

This trip includes coach from Stevenage, 4 night’s accommodation with breakfast and evening meal, leisure facilities and entertainment

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

Warners – Norton Grange – Turkey & Tinsel Break (Four Nights)

Location: Warners - Norton Grange - Isle of Wight

Date: Monday 13th - Friday 17th December 2021

Price: £199.00 per person (sharing twin / double room) Single room supplement £40.00

TURKEY & TINSEL

The Magic of Christmas

Delightfully landscaped gardens sloping gently towards the shore, swaying palms and a fabulous island location

if you like seaside settings with a distinctly tropical air,  Norton Grange is a real gem.

While the resort facilities are modern, there is a range of traditional seaside pleasures to make each day go with a swing.

Facilities on offer include heated indoor pool, bubble pool, sauna, fitness studio, tennis, bowls, archery and pub games.

Of course after dark is when Norton Grange really comes into its own.   Dine in style in the resorts carvery, then sit back and allow the resident show team to entertain you. This trip includes coach from Stevenage, ferry, 4 night’s accommodation with breakfast and evening meal, leisure facilities and entertainment.

Bookings & Details: Call Landmark Coaches on 01462 733764

Christmas in Nottingham (Four Night Break)

Location: Nottingham

Date: Thursday 23rd - Monday 27th December 2021

Price: £265.00 per person (sharing twin / double room) very limited singles available

The Britannia Hotel in Nottingham has fantastic on-site facilities for guests to enjoy.

Jenny’s Restaurant serves a delicious breakfast and dinner daily.

The hotel has two on-site bars open till late, serving a large variety of hot and cold beverages including snacks.

The hotels comfortable en-suite bedrooms include tea and coffee making facilities, TV, telephone and hairdryer. Wi-Fi is free in public areas and the hotel provides a 24-hour reception for your convenience.

Celebrate Christmas in style with Britannia’s Christmas breaks.

This package provide guests with 4 nights’ accommodation with breakfast and 3-course carvery dinner, as well as a specially-prepared lunch on Christmas Day and entertainment.

The perfect way to celebrate Christmas without lifting a finger!

Nottingham is a fascinating place to explore and one of the UK’s most thriving cities; known throughout the world for the famous legend of Robin Hood. Britannia Nottingham Hotel is the ideal base for a city break and provides easy access to everything Nottingham has to offer. If shopping is on your agenda, then Victoria is worth a visit and is only 0.4 miles from the hotel. With over 120 stores you’ll be spoilt for choice!  Plus, there’s plenty of restaurants too if you need a pit stop after a busy day shopping! Christmas returns to Nottingham with the largest event in the East Midlands! Featuring favourite rides, bars and shopping spots from previous years, this is the perfect place to soak in the Christmas spirit. While away the hours browsing over 70 traditional, Bavarian-style stalls, searching for the perfect gift as well as sampling the delicious homemade and artisan cheeses, chutneys and chocolates on offer.

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