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The long Easter weekend is the perfect time of year to enjoy a relaxing getaway. Departing on Good Friday and returning on Easter Monday, on our Easter Breaks you can take in the scenic splendours of springtime as you enjoy everything that’s great about a Shearings weekend break. We’ll even treat you to a free Easter gift on Easter Sunday!
For this holiday we’ll make our way to Bournemouth to enjoy a fantastic stay in this popular seaside resort, boasting some of the best beaches in the UK. Situated along the famous Jurassic Coast, it boasts beautiful coastal scenery, as well as offering up lots to do when visiting Bournemouth Beach.
We’ll take an excursion to Southampton, allowing us to explore this nautical city. With historical architecture, museums, art galleries and excellent shopping centres, we’re sure to have a great time.
Day One: Home to Bournemouth
On our first day, we’ll make our way to the Bay Majestic Hotel and will enjoy a three-course evening meal before retiring for the night. (D)
Days Two and Three: Bournemouth
One of our days in Bournemouth is scheduled to be used to take an excursion to Southampton. The city is full of historical places such as the City Walls and the Bargate, the medieval gatehouse. Being a port city there is of course a nautical feel to some attractions with the Maritime Museum and Medieval Merchants House exhibit the city’s seafaring history. We’ll also visit the town of Lyndhurst, known as ‘The Capital of the New Forest’ on our return journey to Bournemouth.
The other day will be yours to enjoy at leisure. Bournemouth has an array of attractions and shops, for those looking to go a little further, train connections to the Isle of Purbeck and the New Forest leave from Bournemouth station which is just a short walk from our hotel. (B,D)
Day Four: Bournemouth to Home
We’ll begin our return journey today, making our way back to the interchange and then continuing home. (B)
Majestic Bournemouth Hotel
Bournemouth has been a fashionable and upmarket British seaside resort since Victorian times and you can stay close to fantastic attractions with us at the Majestic Hotel.
The hotel is ideally situated a short walk from both the beach and the town centre with a wide variety of shops, bars and cafes to choose from in both locations. For great views along the coast head to Boscombe Pier, at the end of which you can see views across to Sandbanks, Bournemouth and the Isle of Wight.
Our hotel is just a few minutes’ walk from the train station from where you can reach the beautiful areas of the New Forest and the Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the historic city of Southampton.
As well as the huge number of different attractions you can enjoy around the hotel there are plenty of things to enjoy within the Majestic itself. The hotel has a beautiful outdoor pool, snooker room, ballroom and a magnificent bar. In the restaurant you can enjoy delicious meals at breakfast and in the evening and we also offer the option to upgrade to a standard plus room for even more space and comfort during your stay.