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4 days - from only £249pp


Twixmas in Portpatrick

The presents are unwrapped and the turkey has been eaten, but that doesn’t mean the festive spirit doesn’t live on! Enjoy the period in between Christmas and New Year, known as Twixmas in Portpatrick, an attractive village wrapped around a picturesque harbour on the coast of Gallorway.


  • 3 night hotel with Scottish breakfast
  • 3 evening meals
  • Local Joining Points
  • Porterage at the hotel

4 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach, then on to Portpatrick and our hotel for three nights.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: Ayrshire Coast and Ayr

    Today we travel along the Ayrshire Coast to reach Ayr in the heart of Robert Burns country. As the National Poet, he is widely regarded and celebrated throughout Scotland and nowhere is that more apparent than in Ayr, his birthplace. Ayr also has excellent beaches for when the elusive Scottish sunshine appears, and has an excellent town centre for those less sunny days. Enjoy time at leisure to stroll down the esplanade or browse the shops.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner



    Included Highlights

    • Ayr
  • Day 3: Day at leisure or Stranraer

    Relax in Portpatrick or join our optional excursion to Stranraer, situated at the head of Loch Ryan. Stranraer is the largest town in South West Scotland and for more than a century has been a bustling ferry port. Perhaps see the ruins of St. John's Castle and admire the many artworks that surround the castle. The Stranraer Museum is in the old town hall or there are plenty of interesting shops to keep you entertained.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

  • Day 4:

    We depart the hotel this morning and return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Single Room Supplement from £49.00 (4 days).


You will stay for three nights at the Portpatrick Hotel in Portpatrick.

  • The Portpatrick Hotel

    Portpatrick is a small fishing village set in a peaceful and unspoilt corner of Southern Scotland. This former Coast & Country hotel is the perfect base from which to explore the area, which is a haven for sport and outdoor lovers, with its own nine-hole golf course. The hotel houses all of the amenities and facilities you would expect. In addition, our staff will offer you a warm, friendly welcome, and ensure that your stay is as relaxing and memorable as possible.

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

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.