Devon

Paignton

Being part of the English Riviera, Paignton is set in a lovely area overlooking Torbay.  Loved for its long sandy beaches, Paignton is a colourful, traditional seaside resort popular for its mild climate and lovely seafront.  The bustling pier, genteel buildings, streets and sense of class and style make this an English Riviera favourite for all generations of visitors.  There are many attractions in and around Paignton, giving you plenty to see and do, no matter how long or short you wish to stay.

 

14th – 18th April 2022 5 days £325pp
28th May – 4th June 2022 8 days £579pp
23rd – 30th July 2022 8 days £589pp
1st – 5th September 2022 5 days £385pp
12th – 16th December 2022 5 days Festive Break £259pp
23rd – 27th December 2022 5 days Christmas Tour – Full Board £579pp

Price is per person on half board basis except Christmas tour which is full board

No single supplement on allocated singles.

Specific room/sea view supplement 5 days £20 – 8 days £35

Marine Hotel

Now fully established as one of Jay & Kay’s favourite hotels, the Marine Hotel is superbly located overlooking Torbay, and only a short walk away from the town centre.  The Marine Hotel has 53 en-suite bedrooms, all of which are delightfully furnished and have TV and tea/coffee making facilities.  The hotel is well noted for the very efficient and friendly staff whether they are serving you a delightful meal in the light and airy dining room, serving you at the well stocked bar, or servicing your room.  Entertainment is provided nightly in the ballroom, overlooking the bay.  After just one visit, you’ll want to adopt the hotel as your second home by the sea.

 

4 Nights (April & September)- A full day to the Ocean City of Plymouth.  Half day to Dartmouth.
4 Nights (December) –  Full day to Newton Abbot & Buckfast Abbey.  Half day to Torquay.
Christmas – A half day excursion to neighbouring Torquay.
7 Nights – A full day to Tavistock & Dartmoor.  Full day Teignmouth & Dawlish.  Half day Brixham.

 

Torquay

Torquay is a vibrant yet also quaint traditional seaside town set in the heart of the English Riviera, the jewel of the south Devon coast.  With a beautiful central harbour, villa style properties adorning the slopes overlooking the bay, plenty of bars, cafes and restaurants, a Mediterranean ambience comes through on the many warm and sunny days of this beautiful area.  Within a short driving distance you will find a diverse landscape from the serene gently rolling countryside to the ruggedness of Dartmoor, which makes Torquay the perfect place for a wonderful holiday.

14th – 18th March 2022 4 nights £269pp
9th – 13th May 2022 4 nights £299pp
26th June – 1st July 2022 5 nights £409pp
14th -19th August 2022 5 nights £429pp
10th – 14th October 2022 4 nights £299pp
28th  Nov – 2nd Dec 2022 4 nights Festive Break £28pp
30th Dec – 3rd Jan 2023 4 nights, New Year Tour £439pp

Price is per person on half board basis.

No Single Supplement on allocated singles.

May/June/Aug – Sea View supplement £5pppn, Balcony £10pppn

The Nethway Hotel

The Nethway Hotel is a very friendly family run hotel situated in a select part of Torquay, with stunning views  of the sea with a beautiful garden.  Within the garden there is a seasonal outdoor pool and extensive, relaxing terrace area where you can enjoy a drink whilst enjoying the views.  Ideally located and within walking distance from the town centre, beach and harbour.  The Nethway boasts 25 individually decorated fully en-suite bedrooms, some with sea views and balconies and the hotel also has a large bar and function area where evening entertainment is provided on most nights.  A really popular hotel with Jay & Kay customers.

4 Nights – March, October & November – Full day to Newton Abbott and Totnes.  Half day to Buckfast Abbey.

4 Nights May– Full day Sidmouth.  Half day Paignton.

5 Nights – June & August  – Full day Sidmouth. Full day Brixham & Dawlish.

4 Nights New Year – Half day excursion determined by your driver.

TLH Leisure Resort, Torquay

Torquay Leisure Hotels is the largest hotel resort in the south west.  The resort comprises of four hotels standing on a seven acre site.  The resort offers unrivalled entertainment day and night, 365 days per year.  Each hotel offers a different experience although all the hotels share the fabulous leisure facilities on offer which include indoor and outdoor swimming pools, spa, gym, fitness studio, games room, tennis court and bowling arena.  The resort also has several large ballrooms, where the excellent evening entertainment takes place, along with many bars with outside patio area and smaller lounges for peace & quiet.  TLH Leisure Resort is the home of great entertainment in Torquay with live music and dancing every night of the year.  The glittering line-up includes variety & comedy, big band and the best of local talent.  Daytime sees an array of activities from quizzes and competitions to crafts and tea dances plus lots more.

4th – 8th April 2022 4 Nights Carlton Hotel £329pp
29th August – 2nd September 2022 4 nights Derwent Hotel £345pp
7th – 11th November 2022 Carlton Hotel £329pp

prices are per person on a half board basis.  No single supplement on allocated singles.

The Carlton Hotel – The smaller and stylish TLH Carlton Hotel prides itself on a warm, welcoming atmosphere and impressive panoramic views across Torbay.  Overlooking the Aztec Bistro terrace and outdoor pools, the hotel’s Riviera Lounge is the perfect spot to enjoy a bit of peace and quiet, whilst enjoying the views and maintaining your connection to the rest of the resort.  The Carlton has 70 fully en-suite, tastefully decorated bedrooms.  The Riviera Lounge Bar boasts some of the best views across the English Riviera.

The Derwent Hotel – The largest of the four hotels which make up the resort, the Derwent boasts 174 fully en-suite bedrooms.  The highlight of the hotel is the Starlight Lounge, where great shows are regular in the evenings performed by the resorts in house entertainment team plus top local cabaret acts appear on a regular basis.

Guests may use all the facilities of the resort from whichever hotel you choose.

Excursions Include – 4 nights – All Holidays, due to the daytime entertainment programme at the resort, we will operate two excursions as follows, Brixham half day and Newton Abbot half day.

 

Sidmouth

Welcome to Sidmouth, the Regency town on the beautiful Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  Described by Poet Laureate John Betjeman as “A town caught still in a timeless charm”.  Beautiful gardens, leisurely walks, Regency history and architecture, fine hotels, clean beaches and friendly shops, it’s all here in this lovely seaside town that is far enough off the beaten track nestled beneath majestic red cliffs and green hills with its own micro climate, a truly unique resort.

18th – 22nd June 2022 5 days £489pp
6th – 10th August 2022 5 days £489pp
6th – 10th October 2022 5 days £459pp

Price is per person on half board basis.  No single supplement on allocated single rooms.

The Bedford Hotel

In a commanding seafront position, and a historic feature of Sidmouth’s esplanade, The Bedford is now the pride of the Pyne family and means many rooms boast breathtaking panoramic views across Lyme Bay.  As you would expect, the hotel also has comfortable lounges and offers a wide selection of good food and wine in a choice of attractive surroundings.  All rooms are tastefully decorated and modernised whilst keeping their traditional feel.  The bedrooms are individually styled, all have en-suite facilities, television and hairdryer.  A lift serves all floors.

Excursions include:- Full day to the Cathedral City of Exeter, then onto Exmouth for a relaxing cruise on the River Exe (included).  Full day to the quaint seaside town on Budleigh Salterton and then the award winning Bicton Park Botanical Gardens (entry included).

 

TIVERTON – new for 2022

Tiverton is a charming town with many unique attractions and gives you a chance to step back in time, with everything from castles, historic stately homes and of course, the horse drawn barges.  Tiverton has an active social calendar with markets and events taking place all year around.  Plus. there are a who host of interesting shops, including the historic Pannier market, independent stores offering a host of unique gifts and familiar names.  Being to centrally located means you’re never too far from the shopping centres and popular attractions that are dotted around Devon and Somerset, making Tiverton the perfect base for your holiday.

2nd – 6th May 2022 5 days £455pp
24th – 28th October 2022 5 days £455pp

Prices are per person on a half board basis.  No single supplement on allocated single rooms.

The Best Western Tiverton Hotel

At the Best Western Tiverton Hotel, expect warm smiles, genuine service and high standards of hospitality to meet the needs of the modern leisure guest.  Located in the heart of mid-Devon, close to both Taunton & Exeter, the hotel sits within 2 ½ acres of mature gardens.  Offering 69 specious en-suite bedrooms many on the ground floor and some specially adapted rooms for the less able bodied guests with facilities including free WiFi, bar and the Gallery Restaurant.

Excursions include:- All holidays – firstly to the stunning Hestercombe Gardens then onto the world famous Sheppy’s Cider for tasting followed by a cream tea.  Full day where we take a steam train from Tiverton through 22 miles of beautiful Somerset countryside to Minehead with time to explore this seaside resort.  Half day with a relaxing journey on a horse drawn barge traversing the Grand Western Canal. All entry fees included.