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Torquay & The English Riviera

 Torquay & The English Riviera

Mon 29 May & Sun 24 Sept 2017: Join Johnsons Coaches for a 6 day relaxing coach holiday in Torquay at the Livermead Cliff Hotel

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Torquay is called the ‘English Riviera’ because of its mild climate and exotic plants. Enjoy its parks, bustling harbour, illuminated promenade and popular theatres. This tour allows you to discover the glorious South Devon region but at a relaxed leisurely pace. Leisurely pace and includes a vintage steam train ride and a delicious Devon cream tea!


Your Holiday Includes

  • Door to Door Home Service

  • Our own courier service

  • Club Class Extra Legroom Coach

  • 5 nights half board

  • 2 lunches

  • Cream tea

  • ‘Agatha Christie’ guided tour of Torquay

  •  Buckfast Abbey & a return train ride on the South Devon Railway

Not included: 4 lunches


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We travel to the West Country, making an included lunch stop en-route and arrive at our hotel during the early afternoon.


After breakfast we enjoy a guided tour on board our coach, taking in the various locations with connections to Agatha Christie who spent much of her life in the area. In the afternoon we are free to enjoy Torquay and its many attractions. Enjoy a delicious Devon cream tea upon our return.


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.


We visit beautiful Buckfast Abbey, home to a community of Benedictine monks. There is time to explore and enjoy this inspirational place before we continue to nearby Buckfastleigh. We board a steam hauled train for a return journey on the South Devon Steam Railway which hugs the beautiful River Dart on its journey to Totnes.

Day 5

A day at leisure in Torquay

Day 6

Departing our hotel after breakfast we return homeward making an included lunch stop en-route arriving home in the afternoon.

Your Hotel

The Livermead Cliff Hotel, Torquay

Located in an enviable position, the hotel operates with a smooth efficiency and is located directly on the water’s edge just a short bus ride from the town centre. Restaurant, Lounge area overlooking the sea, Sun Terrace & bar. Mobility Grade: 3 – Resort: Level sea front and promenade. Hotel: Some rooms are accessed by lift and several steps. Ramp alternative to front entrance. A few steps in public areas.


Hotel Facilities:


· Restaurant

· Bar

· Café bar

· En Suite Bedrooms 

· TV 

· Hairdryer 

· Hospitality Tray 

· Lift


Durationn, Depareture Dates & Price


6 Day Tours

Monday 29 May – Saturday 3 June 2017 – £629

Sunday 24 – Friday 29 September 2017 £639


Tour Departs By: 11.30am (May) 10.00am (Sep)

Returns By: 5.00pm (May) 4.30pm (Sep)


Times are approximate



Double for Sole Use: £75

Holiday Insurance: £26


Deposit: £75 per person for all coach holidays in Britain and Europe


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Ashchurch for Tewkesbury Ashchurch for Tewkesbury Train Station
Just off the A46, Junction 9 M5, Towards Evesham
Gloucester Services, M5 Gloucester Services, Between J12 & 11A, M5
Henley Feeder Meet Point Liveridge House - Feeder Meeting Point
Joining main coach at Depot
Henley-in-Arden Park&Ride Park & Ride at Johnsons Depot
Liveridge House, Liveridge Hill, Henley in Arden

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