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Eastbourne and Michelham Priory

5 days - from only £379pp


Eastbourne and Michelham Priory

Eastbourne provides us with the perfect base from which to explore the delights of the South Coast, including historic Michelham Priory. With seven acres of beautiful grounds to explore and 800 years of fascinating history to uncover, you’re in for a fantastic experience! We also visit medieval Lewes and enjoy a tasting at Carr Taylor Wines.


  • 4 nights hotel with English breakfast
  • 4 evening meals
  • Local joining points
  • Porterage at the hotel

5 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then on to Eastbourne and our hotel for four-nights.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: Michelham Priory and Lewes

    Included excursion to Michelham Priory, where the country's largest medieval water-filled moat surrounds a site steeped in history. Dating back to 1229, learn the fascinating stories of this wonderful location from the dissolution of the monasteries through to a place of refuge for evacuees from London.

    We round off the day with a visit to medieval Lewes. Nestled amongst the South Downs, old English churches and a maze of tiny alleyways allow a true glimpse into the bygone days of Lewes.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Michelham Priory

    Michelham Priory
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    Included Highlights

    • Lewes
    • Michelham Priory
  • Day 3: Day at leisure or Brighton

    Relax at leisure in seaside Eastbourne or perhaps join our optional excursion to vibrant Brighton.

    Bursting with attractions from the extravagant Pavilion and interesting museums, to the beautiful beach and superb shopping in the historic Lanes, there is so much to see and do here! A city by the sea, there is an unmatched vibrancy here and this a popular destination for holiday-makers and day-trippers alike!

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner



    Optional Excursions

    Our optional excursions are a great addition to enhance your holiday experience and are highly recommended.

    2023 2024
    • Brighton
    £10.00 £11.00

    The optional excursions will be available to book during your tour.

    Prices are per person and are subject to change. Payment will be in cash in Euros (for tours to Europe) or Sterling (for UK tours).

  • Day 4: Hastings and Carr Taylor Wines

    We travel along the coast to Hastings. One of the old medieval Cinque Ports, the remains of William the Conqueror's first English castle still stand here today and there is an abundance of history to be discovered in the meandering alleyways of the Old Town.

    We continue to call at Carr Taylor Wines, where we enjoy a taste of the delightful produce as well as refreshments with local cakes to round off the day!

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner



    Included Highlights

    • Carr Taylor Wines
    • Hastings
  • Day 5:

    Return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast


You will stay for four nights at the 3-star Burlington Hotel in Eastbourne.

  • Burlington Hotel

    Set in a beautiful Victorian building near the promenade, the Burlington Hotel is the perfect choice for any Eastbourne holiday. The hotel boasts stunning sea views which can be enjoyed from the restaurant, bar and coffee lounge, all of which offer great and varied menus. With enchanting décor, comfortable rooms and a friendly, sociable atmosphere, guests are guaranteed to enjoy a relaxing stay. Also a popular choice for its central location, the world-famous Carpet Gardens, Redoubt Fortress, iconic Eastbourne Pier and the town centre all within a short 10-minute walk.

    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • Lift
    • WiFi Available
    • TV
    • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
    • Hairdryer

Joining points

Travel from most joining points is included within your coach holiday price.

See our full list of our joining points.