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Turkey & Tinsel in Chollerford

5 days - from only £309pp

ABOUT THE TOUR

Turkey & Tinsel in Chollerford

Christmas comes early on a Turkey & Tinsel break! Enjoy the festive season twice this year with mulled wine on arrival, Christmas dinner with a complimentary drink, and a festive cream tea one day. Get into the festive spirit in rural Chollerford in the heart of Hadrian Wall country with some of the North East’s finest cities nearby.

TOUR INCLUDES

  • 4 nights hotel with English breakfast
  • 4 evening meals including Christmas dinner with a complimentary glass of wine
  • Tea, coffee or mulled wine on arrival, with a festive treat
  • One festive cream tea
  • Local Joining Points
  • Porterage at the hotel

5 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then on to the George Hotel, Chollerford for four nights. We enjoy a tea, coffee or mulled wine with a festive treat on arrival to get us into the spirit of the season.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: Newcastle

    Today we visit the vibrant city of Newcastle. Famous for its industrial heritage, its brown ale, popular nightlife and distinct ‘Geordie’ accent, there’s a lot to do in Newcastle. It began life as a Roman fort on Hadrian’s Wall in 122AD and from there has developed into a cosmopolitan city. Visit one of Newcastle’s many museums and galleries, the Castle, or the Gateshead Millennium Bridge, an unusual structure spanning the River Tyne. Of course there are plenty of shops that are perfect for some festive shopping, and many restaurants and pubs to enjoy. We return back to the hotel in time for our 'Christmas Dinner' complete with a complimentary glass of wine.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Tyne Bridge

    Tyne Bridge

    Included Highlights

    • Newcastle
  • Day 3: Durham

    Discover the historic city of Durham, whose Cathedral and Castle have been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Durham

    Durham

    Included Highlights

    • Durham
  • Day 4: Hadrian’s Wall Country and Hexham

    Enjoy a scenic drive along the route of Hadrian’s famous wall and call at the ancient market town of Hexham. We return to the hotel for a festive cream tea.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Hadrian's Wall

    Hadrian's Wall

    Included Highlights

    • Hadrian's Wall Country
  • Day 5:

    We depart the hotel this morning full of festive cheer and return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Hotels

You will stay for four nights at the 3-star George Hotel in Chollerford.

  • The George Hotel

    Hotels in Northumberland are renowned for their historic beauty, and The George Hotel is no exception. Dating back to the 18th century, the picturesque stone-built hotel with its attractive ivy-clad facade boasts an unbeatable position on the pretty North Tyne River. Guests can enjoy excellent facilities including a leisure club with a swimming pool and gym, a sunbathing terrace, and a fantastic restaurant which offers a diverse menu and incorporates local and regional produce. Just 5 miles away is Hexham, a market town with an interesting history and stunning architecture, and the vibrant city of Newcastle is an easy drive away. An ideal base for a refreshing retreat, welcoming northern hospitality is guaranteed.

    • Swimming Pool
    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • WiFi Available
    • Fully Health and Safety Compliant
    • TV
    • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
    • Hairdryer
    • Bath and/or Shower
    • Telephone
    • Smoke Detectors in Every Room

Joining points

Travel from most joining points is included within your coach holiday price; some carry a supplement of £20pp. To find your nearest joining point, search using your postcode below.

See our full list of our joining points.

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