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Isle of Wight
From: Monday, June 25, 2018
To: Saturday, June 30, 2018
About the Trip
The Isle of Wight is the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing break. One of the UKs best known seaside resorts, the Islands skyline is dominated from the Needles, to the bleached back drop of Whitecliff Bay. The chalk downs form a green ridge, carpeted for the most part by soft grasses and colourful wild flower. It is a stunning island boasting unspoilt scenery and a wealth of fascinating attractions, including 17 blue flag award winning sand and shingle beaches. A traditional beach destination with deck chairs, sandcastles and seafront arcades. There are also beautiful parks, shopping centres and historical places of interest, all waiting to be explored.
We travel to Southampton Port for our sailing to the Isle of Wight and we have a meal stop on the way. When we arrive, we make a short journey to the Burlington Hotel. One of the full days we visit Newport & travel on The Isle of Wight Steam Train, with beautifully restored Victorian & Edwardian carriages. On one of the other full days we visit St Mildred’s Church, in Whippingham and travel onto Osborne House Estate. On the third full day we travel to Ventnor Botanical Gardens and visit Alum Bay and The Needles. There will also be a free day to enjoy exploring or relaxing.
On the final day, we depart the hotel after our hearty breakfast, onto our return ferry crossing to Southampton. We are then homeward bound for our meal stop en route. On arrival in Lancashire, we meet our return transfers for the final leg of our fantastic journey.
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Our Choice of Hotel
Our choice of hotel: Burlington
The Burlington hotel is one of Sandown’s most established and reputable hotels. It ensures the highest standards of personal care and attention to make your holiday relaxing and comfortable. Located in the stunning town of Sandown, it is a perfect base for our Isle of Wight holiday. Originally built as an Edwardian seaside residence, The Burlington is the largest hotel near to the town centre and the seafront with its beautiful sandy beaches. The hotel offers some great facilities with free WiFi, at panel TV’s in all rooms, large bar and dance floor with nightly entertainment.
Included in the cost of your Holiday
All coach travel
3 full day excursions
Meals on outward and return journeys
5 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Avaliable Dates and Costs
|Isle of Wight
Monday, June 25, 2018
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Frequently Asked Questions
Where will I get picked up?
We have 18 pickup points from Barnoldswick to Blackburn (see back cover). If you are unsure which is the closest to you, either ring us or see your local booking agent who has a detailed list of the pickup points.
How long are the pick-ups?
Our pick up times are 1hr 50min.
Your pick up points and times have changed this year. Why?
Each year we review our pick up places and times to suit as many people as possible. Again, if you have any suggestions, please complete a feedback form.
Why do you do fewer pick-ups than other companies?
From the feedback we have received, our customers have said they do not like to lose half the day doing pick-ups. Therefore we have restricted ours to less than two hours.
Will I have to pay extra for entrance fees?
The cover price of our trips includes any admission charge except those clearly listed in the brochure. For example, Chester Zoo is not included because we also go to Chester and there is little saving for a group booking.
How can I pay?
You can ring us to book and pay the driver on the day. You can also buy your ticket at one of our many booking agents listed in the brochure.
How long will I get at the destination?
Where we have a single destination, we try to give you at least 4 hours. The driver will announce the departure time when you arrive.
Would I be able to take my walker or scooter?
We can accommodate walkers and scooters but please let us know beforehand. Scooters must be able to fold enough to fit into our lockers. If you have a particularly large scooter, please contact us so that we can check the dimensions.
Do the coaches have toilets on board?
All our coaches are executive standard with a toilet and washroom on board. However, on our longer journeys, we stop en route for a comfort / toilet break.
Can I have a window seat?
Our seats are allocated on a first-come-first served at the time of booking and you will be given a seat number as your guarantee. We advise booking early to get your favourite seat, although we think all our seats are great!
I am considering driving to the pick-up point but am worried about leaving my car.
We do a pick up at our base at Junction 7 Business Park, Accrington. This also provides free secure parking for those who would like to join the coach here.
There is a place I think would make a good day out. How can I suggest this?
Each year the trips we run are based on feedback from existing trips and suggestions from passengers. Each coach carries customer feedback cards. If you have any suggestions or anything you would like to tell us, please fill in the form on the coach or take one home and post it later.
I would like to buy my friend a trip for her birthday but I do not know which trip she would prefer?
Our gift vouchers can be used on any of our trips and holidays (space allowing) and we have vouchers available for any value, for both our day trips and our inclusive holidays.
Do you only operate great days out? I was thinking of a longer trip.
We also operate an inclusive Door-to-Door Holiday Programme within the UK, from 4 to 7 days. Please ask the driver for a brochure or call us and we'll happily send you one in the post.
DEPARTURE POINTS AND TIMES
Depending on the destination and distance, we have two directions of travel and four possible departure times. The code shows final pick-up points and times of either BL for BLackburn for BA for BArnoldswick. The © symbol denotes a circular pick-up and drop-off, so those passengers who boarded first will be dropped off first. Please see the list at the back for the departure times at intermediate points.
Sample Coach Plan
This is the standard layout for the coaches and we will strive to ensure that you
can occupy the seat you have booked. However, we reserve the right to provide
a coach with a 49th seat in the centre of the back row, to use a smaller vehicle
if the numbers do not reach our target, or to cancel a trip owing to poor weather
conditions, circumstances beyond our control, or any other reason.