A quality Turkey & Tinsel themed break in Bournemouth, the Garden City by the sea, decorated in style for Christmas, our tour includes a superb hotel with festive entertainment programme, and visits to Christmas Markets in Winchester and Bournemouthís Christmas Tree Wonderland. If you're a lover of dazzling displays and Christmas cheer this is the one for you.
The 4 star Cumberland situated on the prestigious East Cliff of Bournemouth justly deserves its award as the top 4 star hotel in Bournemouth. Each of the stylish en-suite rooms have tea and coffee making facilities. Public rooms include an elegant restaurant and stylish lounge bar and lifts serve all floors. Guests are welcome to use the indoor leisure facilities of the sister hotel situated next door.
From your front door to the waiting Club Class coach, we travel to Bournemouth. Arriving mid afternoon at our hotel we have time to settle in before dinner, which is followed by the first of our nightly entertainment.
We take a leisurely drive through the New Forest National Park to historic Winchester, one time capital of ancient Wessex, with a magnificent cathedral. Itís in the Cathedralís historic Inner Close that we find the super Christmas Market with pretty wooden chalets adorned with interesting, high quality and unique products, many of which cannot be bought on the High Street. We return to the hotel for a traditional Christmas Dinner followed by dancing and entertainment.
A relaxing day in Bournemouth explore the ample shopping facilities, take a seafront stroll and visit The Bournemouth Christmas Tree Wonderland an event that speaks for itself. Filled with over a 100 glittering trees and illuminations, the Wonderland event is the perfect opportunity to witness a wealth of various Christmas lights. Later we have an afternoon tea, a cup of tea and Mince pie. This evening a New Years Eve Celebration dinner and more entertainment brings the day to a close.
A morning visit to historic Salisbury, with timbered buildings, an early Gothic cathedral, with Englandís tallest spire and home to the famous Magna Carta plus a wealth of historic houses there are many things waiting to be discovered. Later this afternoon we enjoy a scenic drive through Cranborne Chase, an area of outstanding Natural beauty, to Shaftesbury where we spend some time before returning to the hotel for dinner and our final evening of entertainment.
We enjoy our final morningís breakfast before we make our way home. We arrive in our home areas mid afternoon after a memorable break.
Fenn Holidays Ltd, Whittlesey Road, March, Cambridgeshire PE15 0AG