Mill Rythe Holiday Village (Hayling Island) Monday 20th July – Friday 24th July.

Mill Rythe Holiday Village (Hayling Island) Monday 20th July – Friday 24th July. This Hayling Island holiday park, has a boatful of adult exclusive breaks, combining relaxation, West End worthy razzmatazz and activities galore! Alongside a peaceful estuary, you can switch off, knowing that food, facilities and fun are properly sorted. And we mean properly. Glitzy shows and grown up entertainment during ‘term-time’ as well as fabulous tribute acts that’ll make you look twice as well as a few famous faces! This trip includes coach travel to and from Mill Rythe, 4 night’s accommodation with breakfast and evening meal, leisure facilities and entertainment. Price £269.00 per person (very limited singles).

Royal Bath Hotel Bournemouth: Monday 1st – Friday 5th June

Royal Bath Hotel Bournemouth: Monday 1st – Friday 5th June. 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. Price £249.00 per person (sharing twin / double room) single room supplement £40.00. Coach will depart Stevenage at 10.00

Queens Hotel Eastbourne: Monday 2nd – Friday 6th March.

Queens Hotel Eastbourne: Monday 2nd – Friday 6th March. 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 stair lift 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 coach from Stevenage, four night’s accommodation with breakfast, evening meal and entertainment. Price £159.00 per person (sharing twin / double room) single supplement £20.00, sea view supplement £16.00 per person. Coach will depart Stevenage at 10.00

Warner Lakeside Coastal Village: Monday 27th April – Friday 1st May

Warner Lakeside Coastal Village: Monday 27th April – Friday 1st May
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.Accommodation offers, ensuite bath orshower, 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. Price £219.00 per person (limited singles). Coach will depart Stevenage at 10.00

Rouen & Monet’s Garden Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd May

Rouen & Monet’s Garden Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd May

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 10.36 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 or return trip with a visit to Fecamp and an option 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!

Price: £179.00 per person (sharing twin/double room)

Single room supplement £55.00.