4* Easter in County Durham

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2024 -  4* Easter in County Durham

 4 days Coach Holidays
Departing: March 2024
From£ 459.00   *  Price shown: 29 March 2024
4* Easter in County Durham

4* Easter in County Durham

4 - Day Tour

4* Easter in County Durham - 4 day weekend

England's most beautiful Romanesque cathedral, a huge castle and a cobweb of hilly, cobbled streets, Durham is a beautiful city packed with history, culture and stunning architecture. Your base for the weekend is the excellent 4* Redworth Hall Hotel, a stunning 17th century Jacobean Manor House set in the beautiful countryside of County Durham. 

There is an included visit to Barnard Castle and impressive Raby Castle to round off this great Easter getaway!

What The Price Includes

  • Hotel for 3 nights with breakfast & dinner
  • Welcome tea/coffee
  • Easter egg for each guest
  • Visit to Barnard Castle
  • Entrance to Raby Castle 
  • Visit to Durham with river cruise 
  • Use of hotel leisure facilities
  • Tea/Coffee after dinner    
  • Porterage                


Day 1 - After joining your holiday coach, travel northwards with a lunch stop on the way.  Arrive at your hotel late afternoon for 3 nights with dinner, bed and breakfast.

Days 2 - 3 - At leisure in County Durham with 2 included excursions.

Barnard Castle & Raby Castle 

Enjoy a visit this morning to Raby Castle, one of England's finest medieval castles. A seriously impressive fortress standing proud and defiant with a history of almost 1000 years. The Victorian and Regency interiors are as opulent as the exterior is imposing, showcasing porcelain and sculpture ranging form Victorian copper cooking utensils to The Raby Tapestry. Entrance to the Deer Park is also included, where you may spot the herds of deer and longhorn cattle.

NB there are steps within the castle (41 steps to the upper floor)

Head off to the charming Teesdale market town of Barnard Castle. The town is a haven for the discerning who are sure to enjoy the many antique shops, independent retailers and cafes. The ruins of Barnard Castle sit on a cliff above the River Tees and from here visitors can enjoy wonderful views (English Heritage property - entrance not included). 

Durham with River Cruise

Bill Bryson called it ‘a perfect little city’, The Independent named it as one of the best cities in the world to visit in 2020, and Condé Nast’s Traveller magazine readers voted it the ‘Best City in the UK’. Durham is a captivating city with winding cobbled streets and a prominent peninsula crowned with the dramatic Durham Cathedral and Castle World Heritage Site. Enjoy the unforgettable highlights of Durham on an included one hour cruise on the River Wear, with spectacular views of the historic castle, cathedral and bridges. Enjoy time at leisure exploring the timeless quality of this quintessential old English University City, take some time out with a relaxing riverside walk or soak up the atmosphere with superb cafés, artisan workshops, boutiques, galleries and museums.

Day 4 - Travel southward to interchange with a comfort stop en route.

Hotel information

Redworth Hall Hotel, Newton Aycliffe
Redworth Hall Hotel, Newton Aycliffe

Redworth Hall Hotel, Newton Aycliffe

4* Redworth Hall is a stunning 17th century Jacobean Manor House situated in the blissful tranquility of its own 26 acres of landscaped grounds. The hotel retains many original features including the magnificent Great Hall, an ornate staircase and lounges.

Modern guestrooms are tastefully decorated and feature all mod cons inclusing tea / coffee making facilities. The Retreat Spa features a fitness studio, an indoor heated pool, poolside terrace and lounge.

All single rooms are doubles for sole use. Lift in the main building.

Single Room Supplement from £ 95.00

Further Information

Coach seating arrangements

Your seats on the main coach will be allocated for you in advance, taking into consideration any special requests wherever possible. Your Tour Manager or driver will advise you where to sit as you board the coach. This will be your seat for the duration of the tour. (Seats are not allocated on any connecting services to and from the main coach.)

Joining your holiday

Your final travel documents, including the exact time and place of departure, will be sent to you approximately 7 days prior to departure, providing all payments have been made. We are unable to give exact departure times before this.

Meal arrangements

Where meals are not included, your Tour Manager will ensure there are suitable stops made for you to purchase and enjoy lunch and/or dinner each day.

Triple rooms

The majority of these consist of a double bed and an extra bed that is often only suitable for children. If this is a concern, you may wish to consider booking more than one room for your group.

Special requirements

If you have notified us of any special requirements, please check that they have been noted and acknowledged. This is especially important with any dietary needs you may have.

Disabled access

The majority of our tours involve a certain amount of walking, including a short walk from the coach stop to the town, attraction or venue you're visiting. If you are bringing a wheelchair, please let us know at the time of booking so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

Foreign Office travel advice

Visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice to find out the latest Foreign And Commonwealth Office travel advice for your holiday destination, as well as information about passports and visas.

Price shown is a Guide and is subject to confirmation at Time of Booking as Prices can go Up or Down .

Departure Details

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29 March 2024
£ 459.00
MEMBERS   £ 449.00

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