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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Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

Royal Bath Hotel – 4 Night Break

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 it 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.

Coach departs Stevenage at 1000

Pick Up Points also available from Baldock – Letchworth – Hitchin – Welwyn Garden City & Hatfield.

 

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

Folkestone – Burlington Hotel

Location: Folkestone

Date: Friday 20th - Sun 22nd November 2020

Price: £249.00 per person (Limited singles with no supplement) includes coach (max 25 passengers) two nights half board Hotel & guided excursion with Fish & Chip lunch

Join us for this cheeky little pre-Christmas break with some Christmas shopping opportunities, a guided tour of Rye & the Romney Marsh with a fish & chip lunch at the iconic Pilot Inn, Dungeness, Battle of Britain Memorial Folkestone and a visit to Canterbury

Friday

En- route to Folkestone we stop at the Ashford Designer Outlet where over 70 designer stores including Clarks, Marks & Spencer, Denby, Le Creuset and Skechers offer up to 60% off.

We stay at the Best Western Plus Burlington Hotel just off the Folkestone Leas. Entirely refurbished in the past two years this is a super hotel with beautiful bedrooms offering everything you’d need for your stay. Dinner, bed and breakfast is included.

Saturday

We visit Rye & The Romney Marsh with the Blue Badge Guide. Includes the beautiful Marsh churches, eerie Dungeness, a fish & chip lunch at the legendary Pilot Inn, free time in Rye and some Marsh ghost stories and an optional visit to one England’s most unique pubs on the way back.

Sunday

We depart the Hotel and make a stop at The National Memorial to the Few a peaceful space, ideal for quiet reflection, atop the famous White Cliffs and offering superb views across the Channel to France.  The central statue of a lone pilot is complemented by the Christopher Foxley-Norris Memorial Wall, two replica aircraft and other items of interest. We finish our tour with an afternoon visit to Canterbury.

New Date Pending due to COVID-19 Restrictions

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

The Sands Hotel – Sandown – Isle of Wight (4 Nights)

Location: Sandown - Isle of Wight

Date: Monday 8th - Friday 12th March 1921

Price: £239.00 per person (limited singles)

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 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 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.

This trip includes coach, four night’s accommodation with breakfast and evening meal, entertainment & excursions.

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

Warners Coastal Village

Location: Hayling Island

Date: Monday 19th - Friday 23rd April 1921

Price: £239.00 per person sharing twin/double room (single supplement £40.00)

Located on the south coast of Hampshire’s Hayling Island, Lakeside Coastal Village is a fun, traditional resort with a warm and friendly atmosphere.

Laid out over 32 acres, accommodation is in comfortable, well-equipped chalets, all of which are en suite.

The resort also offers excellent leisure facilities including an indoor heated swimming pool, sauna and steam room and there is a full entertainment programme.

All accommodation offers 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

Rouen & Monet’s Garden

Location: Rouen France

Date: Friday 30th April - Sunday 2nd May 2021

Price: £189 Per Person (Sharing a Double/Twin Room) - £55 Single Supplement

The Coach will depart Stevenage and drive directly to the Folkestone Shuttle Terminal.  Time permitting we will make a stop at the terminal before boarding the 09.50 shuttle.

With a stop at the motorway services we will make our way to Rouen and the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Rouen Centre Rive Gauche.

Rouen is a major port on the River Seine and a visit to the old town with its cobbled streets and timber framed buildings is a must. See the impressive cathedral that Monet captured in so many ways and visit the Fine Arts Museum, one of the finest provincial galleries in France.

Saturday. Enjoy Rouen or join us on the excursion to Giverny and Monet’s House & Garden (admission included).

Facing Monet’s House and studio, the Clos Normandy flower garden is a dazzling display of colour. See the water garden, Japanese Bridge and water Lillie that so inspired the painter.

Sunday. We start our return trip with a visit to Fecamp and an optional visit to the Benedictine Palace and Distillery. In 1863, Alexander Le Grand, a wine and liquor wholesaler, found a health elixir formula which was invented in the 16th century by a Benedictine monk in the Fecamp abbey. He decided to market the liqueur under the Benedictine brand. In addition, the foundation began the construction of a Gothic and Renaissance palace with the architect Camille Albert. The distillery and the museum are located in this building.

With a final stop at the Shuttle Terminal for a few more French tax paid bargains we will board our train and return home after a wonderful weekend in France!

 

Bookings & Details: Call Stevenage Travel on 01438 222410

Queen’s Hotel – Eastbourne (Four Nights)

Location: Eastbourne

Date: Wednesday 5th - Sunday 9th May 2021

Price: £249.00 per person (sharing twin / double room) single supplement £32.00, sea view supplement £24.00 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.

A stairlift is available.   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

New Beach Hotel – Great Yarmouth (4 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 (4 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

Location: Bournmouth

Date: Monday 12th – Friday 16th July 2021

Price: Price £189.00 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

Lille Christmas Market

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

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