We start with a local departure for our journey south. Accommodation has been reserved for 4 nights at the Ocean View Hotel. This is set metres from the cliff top on Bournemouth’s leafy East Cliff. There are light, spacious lounges and public areas. All rooms have private facilities. Features include a luxurious lounge / bar and dining room.
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Our coach will drop you off at the hotel on day 1 and pick you up on the last day. There are no excursions included.
During your stay the hotel have lined up a great festive programme with many highlights including:
- 23 December – a warm welcome with tea and biscuits served on arrival: 5pm – meet in the bar for pre-dinner drinks: 6pm – dinner followed by evening entertainment
- 24 December – Christmas Eve – after a hearty breakfast the day is at leisure: 1pm – scones with jam and clotted cream served in the bar. For those wanting to stretch their legs the town centre is within easy walking distance: 6pm – candlelit dinner followed by entertainment
- 25 December – Christmas Day - hearty breakfast followed by a visit from Father Christmas and bingo / quiz at 11am: 12.00pm – time to sit down for Christmas lunch: 3pm – put your feet up and watch the Queen’s Speech and, if you still have an appetite, afternoon tea, Christmas cake and mince pies will be served: 6.30pm – enjoy a Gala Buffet followed by an evening of entertainment
- 26 December – Boxing Day – start the day with a leisurely brunch: the remainder of the day is at leisure. You may wish to visit the pantomime in Bournemouth, (tickets and transfers not included): 5pm – light lunch of home made soup and roll: 6.45pm – for the final evening, enjoy dinner in the restaurant with a glass of wine, followed by entertainment
On the last day – 27 December - our coach will pick you up at the hotel at approximately 12.00 hours for the journey home.
Please Note: Festive programme subject to change or substitution. No compensation will be payable in the event that any aspect is not provided or any aspect is provided in a form different to that shown