Destinations

Take in the beautiful scenery of the Lake District, explore Yorkshire’s delightful dales, cruise on great Scottish Lochs or discover rich heritage when you visit one of the many stately homes or castles that the UK and Ireland have to offer. We have a wide range of destinations and itineraries to suit every traveller!

Chatsworth House & Robin Hood

2022 Summer / England, Midlands / Best Western Plus West Retford

• Chatsworth House
• Newark-on-Trent
• Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre
 

Christmas in East England

2022 Christmas / England, East / Carlton Hotel Great Yarmouth
  • Resort Town Great Yarmouth
  • Cathedral City of Norwich 
  • Quaint Seaside Southwold
  • Coastal Aldeburgh
     

Turkey & Tinsel - North Yorkshire

2022 Turkey & Tinsel / England, North / Royal Whitby
  • Festive Castle Howard
  • Historic Pickering
  • Seaside Whitby
  • Resort Town Scarborough
     

New Year in Newquay

2022 New Years Eve / England, South West / Beresford Hotel Newquay

• Newquay

• Truro, Cornwall’s only City

• Seaside Padsto

• Festive Programme of Entertainment
 

Turkey & Tinsel - Newquay

2022 Turkey & Tinsel / England, South West / Beresford Hotel Newquay

• 2 Nights Festive Entertainment 

• Free Time in Newquay

• Seaside Padstow

• Truro, Cornwall’s only City
 

Christmas in the Dedham Vale, Essex & Suffolk

2022 Christmas / South East, England / Best Western Ipswich Hotel

• Festive Entertainment 
• Traditional Christmas Lunch
• Constable Country and Smugglers Coast
• Clacton-on-Sea
• Roman Colchester
 

New Year In Liverpool & Chester

2022 New Years Eve / England, North / The Queen at Chester Hotel, Premier Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark)

• Maritime Liverpool

• Historic Chester

• Festive Entertainment
 

Christmas In Chester

2022 Christmas / England, North / The Queen at Chester Hotel, Premier Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark)

•    Festive Entertainment each Evening
•    Historic Chester
 

Easter Gardens In Cambridge & Horse Racing Heritage

2022 Easter / England, South East / Holiday Inn Cambridge

• Cambridge

• Botanic Gardens

• Bury St Edmunds 

• Newmarket Home of Horse Racing
 

New Year in Bonnie Scotland

2022 New Years Eve / Scotland / Best Western Crianlarich Hotel

• Festive Programme of Entertainment
• Festive Food & Drinks
• Balloch & Loch Lomond 
• Scottish Highland Hotel
 

Royal Mint, Wye Valley, Cardiff & Bristol

2022 Summer / Wales, South West, England / Shap Wells Hotel, Holiday Inn Cardiff

• The Royal Mint Experience - Llantrisant
• City of Cardiff
• River Wye Cruise
• Maritime Bristol
• Monmouth, Ross-on-wye and Chepstow
 

Edinburgh Royalty & Cruising in Central Scotland

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / Scotland / The Doubletree by Hilton Edinburgh City Centre


•    Palace of Holyroodhouse
•    City of Edinburgh
•    Forth boat tour & cream tea
•    City of Stirling
•    Scotland’s famous ‘kelpies’
 

Christmas in Yorkshire

2022 Christmas / England, North / Cedar Court Bradford

• Entertainment on Three Evenings
• Mulled Wine & Mince Pie Reception
• Full Christmas Dinner
• Tea/Coffee & Cake during Queens speech
 

Looe and the Cornish Coast Turkey & Tinsel

2022 Turkey & Tinsel / England, South West / Hannafore Point

•    Traditional Christmas Dinner 
•    Party novelties & entertainment 
•    Mince pies & mulled wine
•    Stunning headland location 
•    Fowey st austell and mevagissey 
•    Padstow and camel estuary 
 

Festive Hampshire & Berkshire

2022 Christmas Markets / England, South East / Hilton St Anne’s Manor

• Oxford & Blenheim Palace
• Royal Windsor 
• Cathedral city of Winchester 
• Milestones museum 
• Festive afternoon tea 
 

Romantic Journeys on the Isle of Man

2022 Summer / England, North / Empress Hotel
  • Heysham - Isle of Man ferry crossing 
  • Sea front hotel in Douglas
  • Steam train to port Erin
  • Castletown and peel 
  • Manx electric railway to Laxey
  • Snaefell mountain railway
  • Ramsey

 

Isle of Man Heritage Railways

2021 - 2022 Autumn, Winter & Spring / England, North / Empress Hotel

• Heysham Isle of Man Sailing
• Sea Front Hotel in Douglas
• Steam Train to Port Erin
• Castletown & Peel
• Manx Electric Railway to Laxey
• Ramsey

Christmas in Lancashire

2022 Christmas / England, North / Preston Leyland Hotel, Signature Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark)

• Unlimited House Wine, Soft Drinks & Beer with Christmas Lunch
• Festive Programme of Entertainment
• Seaside & Southport
• Popular Resort of Blackpool

Christmas in East Yorkshire

2022 Christmas / England, North / Hull Humber View Hotel, Signature Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark)

• Festive Programme of Entertainment
• Historic Market Town of Beverley
• Hull – City of Culture 2017

Christmas in Cambridge

2022 Christmas / England, East / Cambridge Bar Hill Hotel, Signature Collection by Best Western (Formerly Hallmark)

• Hotel & Golf Club
• Indoor Swimming Pool, Sauna & Steam Room
• Festive Entertainment
• Traditional Christmas Lunch
• Visit To Bury St Edmunds