5 DAYS IN TORQUAY
Staying at the VICTORIA HOTEL, which belongs to TLH Leisure Resort in the heart of Torquay. WE HAVE BEEN USING THIS HOTEL FOR 34 YEARS. Half Board, FREE afternoon tea and biscuits, a 3 courses, with choices Evening Meal, tea or coffee and mints, in Twin, Double or Single Rooms (no extra charge for Single Rooms), A LIFT TO ALL 3 FLOORS.
All the bedrooms are fitted with bathrooms, although in some rooms the washbasin is set in a unit in the bedroom, with the toilet, bath and shower in the bathroom.
All bedrooms have coloured T.V, telephone, radio, teasmaker with plenty of FREE tea,coffee and milk. Facilities in all 4 hotels can be used and comprise of The Aztec Bistro which overlooks the inside swimming pools, or you can sit outside on the sun trap terrace, the Bistro offers light snacks, lunches, cream teas and drinks all day plus a bar.
Outside is a heated swimming pool with sun terraces complete with sunbeds.
In our hotel you have The Windsor Bar, where pre-dinner drinks may be taken, this also has an outside “Secret Garden” sun terrace.
Entertainment every evening is in the Starlight Lounge in the Derwent Hotel and comprises of Bingo followed by dancing, plus on certain nights cabaret for 1 hours by a guest entertainer. The complex also has a pub THE ALBERTS BAR which is open all day and serves pub meals, a ladies hairdressers and The Aztec Spa Beauty Rooms with qualified Therapists.
Monday, 18 September – Friday, 22 September, 2023.
MONDAY - We depart from pickup points overleaf. We make a comfort stop at a Service Station for 30 minutes, and a further stop at a Services for 45 minutes, which will give you time for lunch, and should arrive at the Victoria Hotel mid afternoon, the porters will deliver your cases to your rooms whilst you fill in your booking form. Evening Dinner will be served in the Hotel’s Restaurant at 6.30 p.m., followed by Bingo and an evening of live entertainment and dancing in the Starlight Lounge.
TUESDAY - Breakfast in the Hotel’s Restaurant. Today is a free day. There is a bus or the Land Train to town and these stop outside the Hotel. BUS PASSES CAN BE USED ON ANY OF THE BUSES. After dinner there is Bingo in the Starlight Lounge, followed by live entertainment and dancing, or check the notice boards and see what’s on in the other Hotels.
WEDNESDAY – Todays excursion is to the beautiful Victoria seaside town of SIDMOUTH. Sidmouth is situated at the mouth of the River Sid, and has a lovely flat promenade, an unspoilt town, with lovely shops and quaint streets. There are plenty of cafes and restaurants where you can have something to eat, and of course the well known FIELDS STORE, which is well worth a visit. Evening dinner in the restaurant followed by Bingo and live entertainment in the Starlight Lounge.
THURSDAY - Todays excursion first we visit DAWLISH, home of the famous BLACK SWANS which can be found living and breeding on the river which runs through the centre of Dawlish, and has beautiful gardens and plenty of seating areas. From here we drive the short distance to EXETER, which has a beautiful Cathedral, lovely shops and shopping malls plus plenty of cafes and restaurants, where time will be given to have a good look around. Dinner in the restaurant followed by Bingo and live entertainment in the Starlight lounge. IF YOU WISH YOU CAN ORDER A PACKED LUNCH FROM RECEPTION AT THE HOTEL to be collected after breakfast tomorrow.
FRIDAY - We meet the coach, after breakfast and commence our journey home. A stop will be made at a services, giving you time to have lunch. A further stop, nearer home will be made when the driver will give arrival home times so passengers who wish to be met can telephone.
PRICE FOR THIS 5 DAY TOUR IS: £383.00 per person in Twin, Double, Single Rooms in the Victoria Hotel. NO EXTRA CHARGE FOR SINGLE ROOMS.
Price return coach fare and ALL day excursions, NO HIDDEN EXTRAS.
Bookings are taken over the telephone, followed by £50.00 per person deposit, paid by bank transfer or cheque. With final payment 6 weeks prior to departure date.
INSURANCE: We suggest you take out your own insurance.
The Art Picture House, opposite Bus Station, BURY at 7.20 a.m.
Town Hall, ROCHDALE at 7.40 a.m.
Shaw Library, corner Farrow Street and Westway, SHAW at 8.00 a.m.
Outside front of Queen Elizabeth Hall, Rochdale Road, OLDHAM AT 8.20 a.m.
Prince of Orange Pub, Wellington Road North, ASHTON at 8.40 a.m.
Dukinfield Town Hall, King Street, DUKINFIELD at 8.50 a.m.
Opposite Hyde Town Hall, Greenfield Street, HYDE at 9.00 a.m.
Regent House, Heaton Lane, STOCKPORT at 9.20 a.m.