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Festive Steam & Deck The Halls, Kendal

Festive Steam & Deck the Halls

Mon 6 - Fri 10 Dec 2021: A 5 Day Escorted Coach Holiday to Leighton Hall and the Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Railway with Johnsons Coaches

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Monday 6th to Friday 10th December 2021


‘Deck the Halls’ at Leighton Hall, home of the famous Lancashire furniture making dynasty; the Gillow family – Here, we can discover a delightful festive atmosphere in a traditional and sumptuous stately home setting. Also, enjoy a fabulous steam train journey and a visit to Muncaster Castle & Gardens for the full festive experience. 


Look What's Included:

  • Door to Door Service

  • Our own courier service

  • Club Class Extra Legroom Coach

  • 4 nights half board

  • ‘Deck the Halls’ at Leighton Hall with mince pies & coffee

  • Guided tour of Muncaster Castle

  • The Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway

  • Mulled Wine & Mince Pies

  • Hayes Garden World in Ambleside.


Not included: All lunches






We depart Henley and travel north to our hotel, stopping en-route for lunch and refreshment stops.


We start the day at Leighton Hall, which is dressed for Christmas, the guided house tour gives guests a glimpse of nostalgic Christmases gone by. After enjoying mince pies and coffee in front of an open fire. Free time in Kendal during the afternoon.


Start the day at the historic Muncaster Castle with a guided tour, then enjoy lunch ahead of the afternoon return journey on the wonderful Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Railway. From the Lake District coastal town of Ravenglass, travel across the estuary and through the hills to arrive at Dalegarth station, where mulled wine and mince pies await!


Today we visit Windermere, the perfect Lakeland destination all year round. With the shores of the lake so close you are never short of fantastic scenery or leisure activities. Several local viewpoints offer panoramic views of both the lake and more distant mountains. Bustling with shops and different dining experiences to suit everyone you will be spoilt for choice. In the afternoon we continue to the popular Hayes Garden World in Ambleside. Here, at one of the largest ‘lifestyle’ centres in the north-west you’ll be able to find the perfect Christmas gift.


We commence our journey home, returning to the Midlands during the afternoon.

Your Hotel


3* The Riverside Hotel, Kendal

A converted 18th century tannery, the hotel is situated on the banks of the River Kent, beneath the ruins of the town’s 12th Century castle. A short walk away is the centre of this famous Lake District market town with its bustling shops, galleries and museums. The hotel’s restaurant has excellent river views and there is a range of leisure facilities including indoor swimming pool, gym, sauna & steam room. Mobility Grade: 3 – Locality & hotel is generally level. Isolated steps throughout the hotel with a lift to most rooms.


Hotel Facilities:

  • Ensuite Bathrooms

  • TV

  • Hairdryer

  • Tea/Coffee Facilities

  • Lift

  • Swimming Pool

  • Restaurant

  • Gym


Duration, Departure Dates & Price

Mon 6 - Fri 10 Dec 2021

4 Nights



Departs: 9.00am | Returns: 5.30pm



Single Room: £80 | Holiday Insurance: £29.50


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







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