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Dorset Delights

Dorset Delights

Mon 5 Oct 2020: A 5-Day Escorted Coach Holiday to Dorset with Johnsons Coaches staying at The George Albert Hotel.

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Monday 5th to Friday 9th October 2020

 

A new tour for 2020 following the footsteps of Thomas Hardy, enjoying the beautiful countryside and idyllic rural charm of Dorset’s historic towns.

 

Look What's Included:

  • Door to Door Service

  • Our own courier service

  • Club Class extra legroom coach

  • 4 nights half board

  • Outlined excursions

 

Not Included: All lunches

 

 

 

 

Monday

Sit back and relax on board our coach as we make our way south to Dorset. After a convenient stop for lunch en-route we arrive at our hotel during the afternoon.

Tuesday

Today, we visit Bridport and West Bay. West Bay was the setting for TV's 'Broadchurch'. From here we continue to the historic coastal resort of Lyme Regis. Close to the Devon border Lyme Regis is home to the famous Cobb and harbour (Please note that access to the town and promenade from the coach park is via a steep incline and may prove challenging for those with reduced mobility).

Wednesday

This morning we visit nearby Dorchester, the county town of Dorset, the fictional 'Casterbridge' of Thomas Hardy novels. After free time here we head to Weymouth, with its fine Georgian seafront and award-winning beach. Be sure to visit the picturesque harbour, alive with colour and activity.

Thursday

Our day begins with a drive to Sherborne, one of England's most beautiful towns, with an abundance of medieval buildings, a superb Abbey, Almshouse and two castles. From here we make our way to Shaftesbury, an ancient hilltop town and famous as the home to cobbled 'Gold Hill', star of the Hovis adverts (The steep access to Gold Hill may prove challenging for those with reduced mobility).

Friday

We commence our homeward journey, arriving home during the afternoon.

Your Hotel

 

The George Albert Hotel, Warndon Hill, Evershot Nr Dorchester, Dorset

The George Albert Hotel is a private, family owned hotel located in the rolling Dorset countryside between the county towns of Yeovil and Dorchester. Offering all the modern facilities you would expect from a new hotel, it still retains a distinctive friendly atmosphere. Restaurant, lounge & bar.

 

Mobility Grade: 4 – All areas of the hotel have easy access with no steps; a lift is available to access bedrooms all of which are located on the 1st floor.

 

Hotel Facilities:

  • Restaurant

  • Lounge

  • Bar

  • Ensuite Bathrooms

  • TV

  • Hairdryer

  • Lift

 

Duration, Departure Dates & Price

5 Day Escorted Tour

Mon 5 - Fri 9 Oct 2020: £509

 

Tour Departs: 11:00am

Tour Returns: 4:00pm

 

Supplements

Single Room: £80 | Holiday Insurance: £28

(All prices are per person & are for the entire tour)

 

Deposit: £75 per person for all coach holidays in Britain, payable at time of booking.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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