Sand, sea and one of the sunniest spots in England, Bournemouth and Dorset’s Dreamy Isles are home to all things nautical with an outstanding coastline.
Sunday We travel to Bournemouth.
Monday Today we enjoy a day at leisure.
Tuesday Following breakfast, we include an excursion to Poole with an included cruise through Europe’s largest natural Harbour. The cruise will take you around the islands and past the beautiful beaches and bays of this magnificent Harbour, cruising close to Brownsea Island and its castle and viewing the famous houses at Sandbanks. There will also be free time to explore Poole.
Wednesday Today we enjoy a scenic tour of The New Forest. Step back in time and discover the charm and natural beauty of this unique destination. The New Forest became a National Park in 2005 and was once a royal hunting ground for William the Conqueror and covers an area of 566 square kilometres.
Thursday Following breakfast, we include an excursion to Weymouth with its historical buildings, Georgian seafront, beautiful golden sands, safe shallow waters and pretty harbourside. Later this afternoon we continue to the Isle of Portland, a tied island connected to the mainland by Chesil Beach. There are museums, castles and lighthouses to explore.
Friday We depart after breakfast and return home.
The Mayfair Hotel is located in tree lined Bath Road on the exclusive East Cliff, within easy walking distance of the sea front and town centre. All bedrooms are en-suite with television, hair dryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Additional facilities include a lounge, bar and restaurant. Lift to the first and second floors with steps to some bedrooms. Official rating AA 3 star.