Sun 2 Sep 2018 Escorted holiday to Dawlish with Johnsons Coaches for 6 DaysBook Now
Dawlish is a fascinating little regency town huddled attractively between steep surrounding hills. There are several popular beaches here including Dawlish Warren a popular destination in its own right. Meanwhile in the middle of the town there is a flat landscaped area called The Lawn, home to various wildfowl and the famous Dawlish black swans. Brought here from Australia by a local resident, they have been here since at least the early 1900s.
Door to Door Service
Our own courier service
Club Class Extra Legroom Coach
5 nights half board
Exmouth cruise & rail excursion with tea & scones
Entrance & guided tour of Powderham Castle
Not included: All lunches
Enjoy a leisurely journey to Dawlish, arriving during the afternoon.
Today we drive to Topsham, a quaint historic port with elegant 17th century Dutch-style merchant houses. After some free time we embark on a 60 minute Exe river cruise to Exmouth. Sit back and relax whilst our skipper gives a live commentary on the history of the area, the beautiful sites and the resident and visiting wildlife. Our cruise also includes fresh Devon scones smothered with strawberry jam and locally made clotted cream, along with tea and coffee. Free time in Exmouth before we return to Topsham via the First Great Western 'Avocet Line' Railway (Diesel Rail Car), where our coach will be waiting to return us to the hotel.
Relax as we take a leisurely drive to Paignton, with its extensive sandy beaches and popular pier. Later, we continue to the old fishing port of Brixham. Enjoy a stroll around the harbourside and admire the replica of the Golden Hind.
A day at leisure in our resort.
We visit Powderham Castle. Situated overlooking the Exe estuary, nearly 600 years of history are contained within the walls of one of England's oldest family homes and our guided tour reveals secret doors, stunning castle rooms, amazing architecture including the restored Victorian Kitchen, where we can visualize what life would have been like in domestic service.
Making a convenient stop for lunch en-route we return to the Midlands.
3* The Langstone Cliff Hotel, Dawlish Warren
Set in 19 acres of peaceful woodland overlooking the Exe estuary and just a short walk from the beach via a public footpath. 64 comfortable bedrooms located on just 2 floors with 10 rooms located on the ground floor, restaurant, bar, lounge, garden, terrace, games room, indoor pool (all year) & outdoor pool (seasonal)
Mobility Grade: 4 Resort: generally level. Hotel: On the level with a few isolated steps and a lift to all floors.
Indoor & Outdoor (Seasonal) Pool
En Suite Bedrooms
6 Day Tour
Sun 2 Sep Fri 7 Sep 2018 - £665
Tour Departs 10.30am
Returns By 4.30pm
Single Room: £75
Sea View Balcony: £38
Holiday Insurance: £27 (IPT included)
Deposit: £75 per person for all coach holidays in Britain and Europe.
£250 per person for all air and cruise holidays.
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