New for 2018 this tour takes us to the beautiful Worthing Coast, a great place to escape to with spectacular views. We include entrance to Borde Hill Gardens and Nymans Estate.
Set on the promenade within the town centre of Worthing, the Chatsworth Hotel is a Grade two listed building, steeped in history with a Georgian frontage. The hotel has 97 rooms all vary in size and appearance with many overlooking the Steyne Gardens. Each classically furnished room has en suite facilities, free Wi-Fi internet access and a Freeview TV. A lift serves all floors.
Monday From your front door to join the Club Class coach and the motorways for the drive to Worthing. Upon arrival we have plenty of time to settle in and perhaps take a stroll along the promenade before dinner this evening.
TuesdayWe enjoy a leisurely tour along the Sussex coast to the bustling resort of Brighton. Take time to stroll through the lanes full of antiques or visit the Royal Pavilion with its exotic oriental appearance. This afternoon we visit Borde Hill Garden. Set within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with spectacular views over the Sussex Weald and the Ouse Vally, Borde Hillís grounds extend to over 200 acres across the garden, woodland and parkland. The 17 acres of formal garden are designed in a series of outdoor Ďroomsí, each with its own distinctive character colour and scent. The garden is constantly evolving with new planting and designs to add variety, colour and interest throughout the year.
Wednesday Today we visit the popular resort of Eastbourne calling at Beachy Head en-route. Eastbourne has long been a popular seaside resort with its colourful gardens and elegant seafront. Leaving Eastbourne we visit Lewes with its medieval streets and alleyways before returning to the hotel for dinner.
Thursday After breakfast we travel to Nymans Estate. This is a garden loverís home for all seasons, with an extensive yet intimate garden set around a romantic house and ruins. In the late 1800ís, Ludwig Messel bought the Nymans Estate to make a dream family house. Inspired by wooden surroundings he created a garden with plants collected from around the world. The house was partially destroyed by a fire in 1947 and the romantic ruins of a fairy-tale Gothic mansion remain today. Form here we head to Chichester for free time. Blending old and new, Chirchester offers an enticing mix of designer label boutiques, high street shops, renowned art galleries and contemporary cafes.
Friday After breakfast we bid farewell to our hosts as we make our way home. On arrival this afternoon we are greeted by our awaiting taxis.
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