Get in the Christmas mood with a leisurely steam train journey in beautifully restored vintage carriages from Bridgnorth to Highley and back. Our pre Christmas break sees us visit Ironbridge, birthplace of the Industrial Revolution, Birmingham’s famed German Christmas Market and historic Shrewsbury
This modern hotel is conveniently located close to shopping, restaurants, bars and the Ironbridge Gorge. All 153 comfortable bedrooms are modern in design and contain a TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. The restaurant is well-sized with plenty of light whilst the bar offers a relaxed setting in which to enjoy a drink, and there are 3 lounge areas. Leisure facilities include an indoor swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi and gym. Lifts serve all floors.
Friday Our door to door service takes you to the waiting Club Class coach for the drive directly to Birmingham where we soak up the atmosphere of the festive season at their exciting German market. Late afternoon we arrive at our hotel in Telford for a welcoming tea/coffee then time to settle in well before dinner
Saturday We visit the iconic Ironbridge then take a scenic drive through Much Wenlock and in the shadow of Wenlock Edge to spend time in Shrewsbury with its packed timber framed black and white buildings amongst narrow alleyways surrounded by the River Severn
Sunday Today a leisurely drive to nearby Bridgnorth and the Severn Valley Railway on a magical journey through the beautiful Severn Valley. Relax aboard the festively decorated train, pulled by a magnificent steam engine, while you tuck into a homemade mince pie and hot drink
Monday A leisurely breakfast before our departure for home, arriving in our home area mid afternoon.
Fenn Holidays Ltd, Whittlesey Road, March, Cambridgeshire PE15 0AG