BROCHURE HOLIDAYS



Pick ups

Due to Covid 19 we have Limited pick up points

Park in our yard

Worcester Croft Road

Droitwich, Lido

Bromsgrove Bus Station

Redditch, Grove Street

Bromyard, Conquest Theatre

Co-op Malvern Link

 Other pick-up points may be available on request!

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

2022 Tours & 2023 Summary

We are proud to announce we have won for the fourth consecutive year the SME UK Transport awards, Coach Hire Company of the year 2022 Worcestershire.  We would like to thank you for your continued support, especially in such trying times with the Covid pandemic.

We have tried to cater for all tastes and hopefully you will find something you would like to book.
We like to pride ourselves on giving the personal touch with our team of experienced and knowledgeable tour drivers.  Travel in style in our award winning Setras’ or our Mercedes Benz Tourismo touring coaches all with extra legroom.
For 2022 we have lots of new and exciting tours for you, with a great mix of traditional tours, luxury weekend breaks and holidays with a difference.  All rooms are en-suite and some hotels offer use of a swimming pool, so why not pack your swim wear just in case.
If you have travelled with us before then you know how much we pride ourselves on the great value and service we offer, always putting the customer first.
Our coaches are maintained by ourselves to the highest possible standards to ensure that your holiday goes without a hitch, with extensive back up arrangements for any eventuality.  Your peace of mind is part of our package and service to you.
During these difficult and ever-changing times during the Covid Pandemic, we still offer you our best.  We now have a system due to Covid where coaches are sanitised before use, we ask that masks are worn throughout your journey, this is to protect all our customers as your safety is paramount.
Any of the above may change at any time due to Government guidelines, however we will keep you informed if needed.
We hope you enjoy looking at our new Brochure.
With our best regards,
Janet, Nick and the rest of the Elgar team

2022 
Lakes & Lights Morecambe                              30th September 2022 5 Days
Llandudno Turkey & Tinsel                                6th November 2022   5 Days
Thursford Christmas Spectacular                    18th November 2022   4 Days
Babbacombe Turkey & Tinsel                         25th November 2022    4 Days
Christmas @ Kew                                         4th December 2022        2 Days
Christmas on the Isle of Wight                        23rd December 2022    5 Days 
 
  2023 Summary

10th February   4 Days   Tribute Weekend Babbacombe

Dolly Parton, Abba & Neil Diamond

3rd March  4 Days  Seabank Hotel, Porthcawl with ½ Price bar

12th March  2 Days  Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel

Frank Sinatra & Swing Band

24th March  4 Days  Belgrave Sands, Torquay

31st March  4 Days  Monterey Beach Hotel, Lytham St Annes

14th April  4 Days  The Little Haven Hotel, Northumbria

19th May  4 Days  Babbacombe

2nd June   4 Days   Great Yarmouth, The Prom Hotel

9th June   4 Days   The Leam Hotel, Weymouth

7th July   3 Days  Tall Ships, Holiday Inn Washington

16th July   2 Days   Elvis Tribute, Chesford Grange

22nd July   5 Days  The Norfolk Hotel, Bognor Regis

30th July   5 Days   The Tynedale Hotel, Llandudno

13th August   2 Days     Tom Jones Tribute,  Chesford Grange

18th August   4 Days   Kynren Show, Little Haven Hotel

1st September   3 Days   Morecambe, The Aukland Hotel

23rd September   5 Days   Shanklin Hotel, Isle of Wight

24th September   2 Days   70’s Night with Abba Tribute Band

13th October   4 Days   Monterey Beach Hotel, Lytham St Annes

27th October    4 Days   George IV Hotel, Criccieth Wales

10th November   4 Days   Thursford Christmas Spectacular, New Beach Hotel

12th November    2 Days   1940’s Remembrance Day Special Event with The Mike James Sound

24th November    4 Days   Turkey & Tinsel, Belgrave Sands, Torquay

23rd December   5 Days   Christmas at The Riviera Hotel, Torquay

 
 
 

Tenby

Tenby               £ 270

CLIFFE NORTON HOTEL           Friday 8th April 2022 4 Days

 

Tenby is a harbour town and resort in South West Wales, with its 13th Century town walls and stretches of sandy shoreline, it makes a lovely place to visit. Staying at the delightful Grade 2 listed hotel created from four historic buildings. A great location that overlooks North Beach and only a short
walk from the town.
 
Your accommodation: Cliffe Norton Hotel
Single supplement: From £20
Date: Friday 8th April to Monday 11th April 2022
Number of days: 4
Inclusions:
• Dinner, bed and breakfast
• Scenic ride to St. Davids
• Free time in Tenby

 

Bluebell Glades of the Trossachs

Bluebell Glades of the Trossachs, Scotland

 

£470pp

WINNOCK HOTEL, LOCH LOMOND, SCOTLAND

Monday 2nd May 2022 5 Days

Settle into the hotel maybe take a walk around the village, or take a look at the fabulous range of old and rare malt whiskies in the Ptarmigan Bar, whilst the porters look after your luggage. This holiday includes four nights’ dinner, bed & breakfast.
The three-course evening meal includes a glass of wine, a choice of dishes followed by tea or coffee. In house entertainment provided for 2 nights.

 

Britain’s favourite flower grows in abundance in the Trossachs National Park, and our tour will try to  catch bluebell glades in full bloom. Enjoy a wonderful fournight break at The Winnock Hotel, exploring the area and culminating in a delightful visit to see Kilbryde Castle.

Note: A carpet of bluebells is a sight to behold, but cannot be guaranteed. Flowering time is very late April to May. We have selected only the prime date to promote this holiday, but the weather can affect flowering times.

 
Your accommodation:
The Winnock  Hotel, Loch  Lomond The Winnock Hotel dates back to the late 1700s and throughout history has always offered lodging to weary travellers passing through by Loch Lomond and the Trossachs areas. Formerly a coaching inn, The Winnock Hotel has been lovingly restored and tastefully extended to its present-day form
Single supplement: Please enquire Date: Monday 2nd May to
Friday 6th May 2022
Number of days: 5 Inclusions:
• Excursions to The Duke’s Pass
• A two hour cruise of Loch Katrine
• Two hour sailing on Loch Lomond with a stop on Inch Cailloch Island with time to explore the waves of bluebells (see note opposite)
• Visit to the 17th Century Kilbryde Castle
• Hotel entertainment including weaponry display and Scottish show

Lake District Steam & Cruise
 
Lake District Steam & Cruise of the Lakes
 
Thursday 19th May 2022    5 Days     £ 440
 
Staying in Grange over Sands at the lovely 3-star Victorian Hotel, the historical Cumbria Grand Hotel was built in 1880 with 20 acres of private gardens
and woodlands, overlooking Morecambe Bay.
 
 
Your accommodation:
Cumbria Grand Hotel
Single supplement: From £64
Date: Thursday 19th May to Monday 23rd May 2022
Number of days: 5
Inclusions:
• Dinner, bed and breakfast
• Boat trip with Ullswater Steamers to Glenridding, a small mainly tourist town at the southern end of Ullswater
• A train journey to Lakeside combined with a boat trip from Lakeside to Bowness
• Train journey from Ravenglass to Dalegarth
 
and return. The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway is the oldest, longest and most scenic narrow-gauge railway in England. Although most trains are scheduled to be steam engines diesels may be used.

Llandudno

Llandudno                      £ 430
TYNEDALE HOTEL
 
Monday 13th June 2022 5 Days

Staying at the lovely Tynedale Hotel, a beautiful Victorian property overlooking the magnificent promenade. Offering great food, high standards of service and cabaret style entertainment each evening. Travel to our Hotel in Llandudno
via The Horseshoe Pass.
 
Your accommodation: Tynedale Hotel
Note: Executive & Penthouse Rooms supplement £15 per person, per night.
Single supplement: Please enquire
Date: Monday 13th June to Friday 17th June 2022
Number of days: 5
Inclusions:
• Dinner, bed and breakfast and excursions to Anglesey and Snowdonia Tour

Ireland-Killarney & The Ring of Kerry

Ireland – Killarney & The Ring of Kerry     £ 665pp  SS from £ 163

Tuesday 28th June 2022 7 Days

 

The Wilton Hotel is situated on the seaside town of Bray and just a short distance from a lovely blue flag awarded beach. We then move on to Killarney Towers and its here we get to step back in time with a ride on the Killarney Jaunting cars, a horse and cart where we get to view some of the most loved beauty spots and marvel
at the breathtaking lakes with renowned scenery. Then it’s a boat cruise on a modern, heated glass covered lake cruiser. Capture the magnificent scenery, lakes and mountains, the best Killarney has to offer.
Our last evening is at the lovely family run Dooley Hotel.
Your accommodation:
Wilton Hotel: Dinner, bed and breakfast Killarney Towers: Dinner, bed and breakfast Dooley’s Hotel: Dinner and room only
as breakfast will be on the ferry
Single supplement: From £163
Date: Tuesday 28th June to Monday 4th July 2022
Number of days: 7
Inclusions:
• Ring of Kerry, Jaunting car ride and cruise

Babbacombe

Babbacombe
BABBACOMBE HOTEL      £ 365
 
Monday 1st August 2022 5 Days

Staying at the Babbacombe Hotel, set on a cliff top promenade overlooking Babbacombe Bay. This relaxed hotel is just a short walk away from the Babbacombe clifftop railway.

We will also take you on a lovely scenic tour of Dartmoor with its free roaming ponies and craggy landscapes. An excursion to Brixham a quaint fishing town on the Southern end of the English Riviera.
Your accommodation: Babbacombe Hotel
Single supplement: Please enquire
Date: Monday 1st August to Friday 5th August 2022
Number of days: 5
Inclusions:
• Dinner, bed and breakfast and excursions

Lisieux, Normandy

Lisieux, Normandy
MERCURE LISIEUX HOTEL        £ 499
 
Sunday 7th August 2022 5 Days

Lisieux in Normandy sits at the heart of the beautiful Pays d’Auge countryside, surrounded by splendid green countryside and valleys.
Your accommodation:
Mercure Lisieux Hotel
Single supplement: From £110
Date: Sunday 7th August to Thursday 11th August 2022
Number of days: 5
Inclusions:
• Dinner, bed and buffet breakfast
• Excursions to Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, where the 1,000 year old tapestry tells in pictures the story of transformation of William the Conqueror. It measures over 230 feet long and is needlework rather than tapestry as the name implies
• Arromanches – see the Mulberry Harbour and D-Day museum (entrance not included)
• Etretat and see the spectacular cliffs

 

Isle of Wight, Shanklin Hotel

Isle of Wight        £ 390

SHANKLIN HOTEL
 
Wednesday 10th August 2022 5 Days

 

The lovely Shanklin Hotel is well situated with views over Sandown Bay and just a short walk to Shanklin old village. The Isle of Wight is the perfect place for a well-deserved break. Enjoy the beautiful, idyllic countryside & fantastic beaches.
Your accommodation: Shanklin Hotel
Single supplement: Please enquire
Date: Wednesday 10th August to Sunday 14th August 2022
Number of days: 5
Inclusions:
• Bed, Breakfast and evening meal
• Excursion to Ryde and Godshill and an island tour

Pennine Explorer

Pennine Explorer          £ 415

3-STAR MERCURE DUNKENHALGH HOTEL & SPA 

 Monday 22nd August 2022 5 Days

After a very successful tour in 2021 we are pleased to be going back to the lovely Mercure Dunkenhalgh Hotel, Clayton-Le-Moors a beautiful 700-year-old manor house, retaining many of its original features including turrets, Porticos and
vast staircase. Enjoy the splendors of a train journey from Settle to Carlisle, and a canal boat cruise.

 

Northumbria Coast & Country

Northumbria Coast & Country       £ 410
LITTLE HAVEN HOTEL
 
Monday 29th August 2022 5 Days

Uniquely situated in South Shields at the gateway of the River Tyne.
The Little Haven boasts extensive views of the busy Tyne and the Little Haven beach.
With its beautiful conservatory restaurant boasting wonderful views of both.
Your accommodation:
Little Haven Hotel
Single supplement: Please enquire
Date: Monday 29th August to Friday 2nd September 2022
Number of days: 5
Inclusions:
• Dinner, bed and breakfast
• Excursions to Hexham and Hadrian’s Wall, Holy Island and Northumbria coast,
Kielder Forest and Water

 

Autumn Mystery Tour

Autumn Mystery      £ 110

Date: Sunday 11th September to Monday 12th September 2022

Enjoy 2 days of fun and mystery with an overnight stay at our mystery Location 

Your accommodation: A 3-star hotel Single supplement: Please enquire

Number of days: 2
 
 
Included: Dinner, Bed, Breakfast Cost: £99 (Single Supplement from £20) 

Eastbourne

Eastbourne
BEST WESTERN LANSDOWNE HOTEL

Eastbourne is famous for its lush rolling landscapes, stunning beaches and iconic chalk sea cliffs.
 
Monday 19th September 2022 5 Days        £ 435

 accommodation: Best Western Lansdowne Hotel
The superb historic seafront hotel combines the elegance of the Victorian age with a modern twist, with views overlooking the Western lawns and superb views of Beachy Head.
• Includes a ride on the Kent & East Sussex Railway in either a steam or diesel hauled engine, from Tenterden to Bodiam
• Excursion to Worthing and Devils Dyke
Single supplement: Please enquire
Date: Monday 19th September to Friday 23rd September 2022
Number of days: 5
Inclusions:
• Dinner, bed and breakfast

Turkey & Tinsel, Llandudno

Turkey & Tinsel Llandudno      £ 350

EVANS HOTEL
 
Sunday 6th November 2022 

Vibrant Llandudno is the largest seaside resort in Wales, charmed with its Victorian history.
Staying at the lovely family run hotel, near to the centre of Llandudno and only a few hundred yards from the promenade.

 

Day 1: We start our Turkey & Tinsel break with a welcome sherry reception at the hotel, after your evening meal its eyes down for bingo before enjoying the evening entertainment in the bar lounge.
• Day 2: Christmas Eve, so after breakfast it’s scenic tour to Porthmadog then after your evening meal its eyes down again for bingo before your evening entertainment in the bar lounge.
• Day 3: Christmas Day, after breakfast enjoy a
Your accommodation:
Evans Hotel
Single supplement: Please enquire
Date: Sunday 6th November to Thursday 10th November 2022
Number of days: 5
Inclusions:
• Dinner, bed and breakfast
• Festive fun itinerary and excursions
 
morning of leisure before lunch. Enjoy Festive Fun in the afternoon and tea and cake. In the evening we have Christmas Fayre Meal with complimentary glass of wine. A visit from Santa with a gift for all followed by Christmas Party Cabaret.
• Day 4: Enjoy a trip to Anglesey before an evening meal, Bingo and a New Year’s Eve Party.
• Day 5: We wave a fond farewell as we head for home

Thursford Christmas Spectacular
Accommodation: New Beach Hotel, Great Yarmouth
 
Date: Friday 18th November 2022  4 Days
 
 Included: Bed, breakfast & evening meal 
 
Cost: £315 (single supplement from £24 )  
 

A taste of Christmas in Norwich, Excursion to Thursford Christmas Spectacular The ultimate Christmas Experience with a cast of over 120 professional singers, musicians and dancers.

 
 Fri: Depart from your local pick up point and travel to the Hotel with a comfort stop on route. Sat: Enjoy the ultimate Christmas Experience at  Thursford Christmas Spectacular.
Includes excursion on Sunday 
Mon: Depart for Home after a leisurely breakfast with a comfort stop on route. 

Babbacombe Turkey & Tinsel

Babbacombe Turkey & Tinsel    £ 265


BABBACOMBE HOTEL           
 
Friday 25th November 2022 4 Days

Staying at the Babbacombe Hotel, set on a cliff top promenade overlooking Babbacombe Bay. This relaxed hotel is just a short walk away from the Babbacombe clifftop railway. We will also take you on a lovely scenic tour of Dartmouth. An excursion to Brixham a quaint fishing town on the Southern end of the English Riviera.

Friday its Christmas Eve: On arrival its tea/coffee and a mince pie. Dinner from
5.45 then eyes down for bingo followed by live entertainment.
• Saturday is Christmas Day: So its breakfast then a visit from Father Christmas. Have a complimentary glass of Sherry before enjoying a traditional Christmas Dinner with all the trimmings, even pull a Christmas cracker. At 8pm its eyes down for bingo before live entertainment.
• Sunday is New Years Eve: so as well as the usual breakfast and Dinner its bingo and live entertainment to bring in the new year.
At 10pm its Sparkling wine & Bucks Fizz in the show bar for the 10.15 Auld Lang Syne.
• Monday: After breakfast it’s departure day
Your accommodation: Babbacombe Hotel
Single supplement: Please enquire
Date: Friday 25th November to Monday 28th November 2022
Number of days: 4
Inclusions:
• Dinner, bed & breakfast and excursions
• Also includes an early Christmas itinerary

 

Christmas at Kew Gardens
Accommodation: St Giles Feltham 
 
Date: Sunday 4th December 2022  2 Days
 
 Included: Bed & breakfast 
 
Cost: £135  (single supplement please enquire ) 
 

Enjoy the spectacular illuminated Kew Gardens as evening falls there’s something for everyone at this festive time of year. See the mile-long sparkling path wind its way through the gardens in a magical after dark experience. A botanical wonderland awaits with bright coloured laser beams dancing over water and more. Enjoy time in London, maybe do some lastminute Christmas shopping or take in a museum or even just wander through the park. 

 
Sun: Depart from your local pick up point and travel to your hotel with a comfort stop on route, with an evening visit to the wonderful illuminated Kew Gardens. 
Mon: After breakfast we say a fond farewell and make our way to the centre of London for free time before heading home with a comfort stop on route. 

Christmas on the Isle of Wight

Christmas 2022 

Shanklin Hotel, Isle of Wight

23rd –27th December 

From £590    (single supplement enquire)

Your accommodation: Shanklin Hotel
Single supplement: Please enquire
 
The lovely Shanklin Hotel is well situated with views over Sandown Bay and just a short walk to Shanklin old village. Enjoy a lovely Christmas Itinerary.
23rd  December: Enjoy Bucks Fizz with dinner and evening dancing.
• Christmas Eve: Have fun in the afternoon with competitions in the evening enjoy a Gala dinner followed by dancing and entertainment.
• Christmas morning: It’s guess the weight of the Christmas cake followed by a traditional Christmas Lunch with Santa and presents.
In the afternoon we have afternoon Tea and games then after dinner its dancing and entertainment.
• Boxing Day: We have a pre-lunch glass of punch followed by a Grand Boxing Day lunch. In the evening its evening dinner followed by a farewell dance.
• 27th December: After breakfast its sadly time to head for home.
Your accommodation: Shanklin Hotel
Single supplement: Please enquire
Date: Friday 23rd December to Tuesday 27th December 2022
Number of days: 5
Inclusions:
• Dinner, bed and breakfast
• Above itinerary and Christmas Eve scenic ride out
• Boxing Day Pantomime subject to availability