Weekend Plus Bournemouth Christmas Market


Travel by Coach
1 Included Excursions
  • Discover Bournemouth’s delightful Christmas market
  • Enjoy a trip to Southampton
  • Call at pretty Lyndhurst - the ‘capital’ of the New Forest
  • Explore the delightful resort of Bournemouth

Tribute acts

  • 7 December 2018 Cliff Richard and Frankie Valli
  • 14 December 2018 Tom Jones and Elvis Presley

Now a popular part of the Christmas build up in towns and cities across the UK – squares and streets are taken over by quaint stalls and chalets selling all manner of seasonal produce. As well as exploring the festivities you can also make the most of your weekend on our fantastic Weekend Plus break. On Saturday night you'll be treated to four free drinks vouchers to use on a selection of beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks. Just the thing to put you in the mood for the weekend!

While you're there
Bournemouth Christmas Market
During your stay, venture into Bournemouth and discover the festive extravaganza taking place around the Town Square. Offering seasonal gifts, yuletide food, the traditional Victorian vibe of this wonderful market will provide fun for all ages.

Please Note:
Shearings Holidays are not responsible for the operation of these events. All events are subject to change and entrance fees may be required. Please check with local tourist information offices for up to date details prior to departure.

This Holiday is Great For

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Day One - Home to Bournemouth
We’ll make our way from the interchange to Bournemouth, where we’ll check in to the Hotel and will enjoy an evening meal. (D)

Days Two to Three - Bournemouth
We spend two days in and around Bournemouth, enjoying an included excursion. We travel to the city of Southampton where you will have free time to take in the shops or discover the seafaring history of the place. We will visit the beautiful town of Lyndhurst in the New Forest on the way home.

You will of course have plenty of free time in Bournemouth to enjoy the Christmas Markets in the town. The markets here are notable for the number of local traders here and the classic Alpine lodge that houses a bar serving festive drinks and cheese and meat platters.

Other than the Christmas Markets, Bournemouth is a beautiful town with much to see and is a great place to enjoy a walk around and simply enjoy the wonderful feeling of this pretty resort town. (B,D)

Day Four - Bournemouth to Home
Time to say goodbye today; we depart after breakfast and make our way to the interchange before returning home. (B)

Extras included on this holiday

Four drinks vouchers - Weekend Plus Package

Enjoy four drinks vouchers per person on Saturday night on this holiday!

Majestic Bournemouth Hotel


  • Just a few minutes’ walk from Bournemouth beach and attractions in the East Cliff area
  • With an outdoor pool, snooker room, ballroom and bar with nightly entertainment you won’t run out of things to do!
  • Pretty Poole and the Dorset area of outstanding natural beauty and New Forest are just a short journey away

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.

Rooms at this hotel

Hotel Gallery

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The Local Area

Included Excursions

Southampton and Lyndhurst

We'll enjoy a trip to the city of Southampton. The Maritime Museum charts the naval history of the south coast and the city's central role in it, there are a number of other museums in the city and it's a great place to visit for history buffs. Medieval gatehouse, the Bargate is another impressive sight in Southampton. On our way back to Bournemouth we will stop at the pretty town of Lyndhurst in the heart of The New Forest.