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2019 COACH BREAKS NOW ONLINE!

OPERATED BY SKILLS COACHSTYLE

Spread all across the UK and Europe, CoachStyle's great value for money breaks are a great choice for everyone. With weekend breaks to towns and villages, West End shows, themed breaks, mystery explorers and party breaks, you can join a CoachStyle tour in Britain & Europe from local joining points in Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire and South Yorkshire.

Great value for money tours for all the family.

4 Day Bargain Break: Scarborough 2019

Stunning scenery, glorious beaches, loads to do and see – is it any wonder that people have been flocking to Scarborough for nearly 400 years now?

4 DAYS

4 Day Bargain Break: Torquay 2020

Don’t miss out on this bargain break to Torquay! With its stunning seafront, stylish marina and beautiful beaches, you don’t have to travel far for a taste of the Mediterranean! Part of the glorious UNESCO English Riviera Global Geopark, Torquay is a perfect haven for families, singles with a taste for adventure or experienced travellers looking for something new!

4 DAYS

A Weekend at The Adelphi 2019

Edwardian Grandeur oozes as soon as you enter the world famous Adelphi Hotel. Located in the heart of Liverpool City centre it was built in 1914 and quickly became “one of the greatest hotels in the world”.

3 DAYS

A WELSH EASTER 2019

Expect beautiful scenery from the Snowdonia National Park, a rich culture and history from Chester and maybe a visit from the Easter Bunny as we make this Easter one to remember!

4 DAYS

Babbacombe 2019

Babbacombe Bay on Devon’s English Riviera, provides the ideal retreat for a break, any time of the year. Great beaches, wonderful coastal path walks, a variety of attractions, exhilarating watersports and fresh local fish and seafood to tempt your tastebuds.  Babbacombe offers all the beauty of the English Riviera without the hustle and bustle of the larger resorts.

5 DAYS

BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS 2019

The illuminations have been a major attraction in Blackpool since 1879. Using over 1 million lamps the illuminations are often referred to as “artificial sunshine.” Make this year the year you're part of the historic celebrations!

3 DAYS

BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS 2019

The illuminations have been a major attraction in Blackpool since 1879. Using over 1 million lamps the illuminations are often referred to as “artificial sunshine.” Make this year the year you're part of the historic celebrations!

2 DAYS

BOURNEMOUTH 2019

Boasting seven miles of sandy beaches and clear blue sea, this vibrant town has it all. With an incredible variety of shops, restaurants and award winning gardens you will be spoilt for choice at this traditional seaside location.

5 DAYS

Bristol Zoo & Aquarium 2019

Fancy a fabulous day out sharing your experince with Red Pandas, African Penguins and the Meerkats? Join us on this weekend of animal discovery as we visit both Bristol Zoo & Bristol Aquairum. 

2 DAYS

CARDIFF & BRISTOL 2019

Bringing together the best that England and Wales has to offer. As the Welsh capital, Cardiff is at the forefront of Wales’ culture, sport and tourism. Just across the Severn Bridge is a very different experience as Bristol shows off the pride of British maritime history and the Industrial Revolution.

2 DAYS

CARDIFF & WORCESTER 2019

Visit two exciting and diverse destinations on this weekend that combines both Cardiff & Worcester. Explore Cardiff, rich in ancient history and filled with activities for the whole family. Worcester, famous for it's food & drink is teamed well on this packed weekend break! 

2 DAYS

Chester & Chester Zoo 2019

Fancy a fabulous day with more than 15,000 amazing animals, join us on this 2 day tour that includes admission to Chester Zoo!

2 DAYS

Christmas Celebrations in Scarborough 2019

This year have a “Happy Christmas” and leave the washing up to us on our Christmas Celebrations in Scarborough! Staying in the heart of Scarborough we’ve included visits to Goathland and Whitby. Plus, our excellent Christmas package is sure to fill you, your friends and loved ones full of Christmas cheer and goodwill!

5 Days

Christmas in Bournemouth & The New Forest

“Step into Christmas” and join us as we visit Bournemouth and the New Forest. Wrap up with visits to Salisbury, Lyndhurst and Brockenhurst. Plus, our full Christmas package at the hotel is sure to fill you, your family and friends with Christmas cheer.

5 Days

Christmas Markets on the Rhine 2019

Prepare for an utterly magical journey as we visit the magical Christmas markets of the Rhine on this spectacular 6 day break. Home to the original ‘Christmas Market’ we’ll visit the picturesque towns dotted along the banks of the River Rhine and enjoy the festive atmosphere in the twinkling towns of Rudesheim, Wiesbaden and Bonn.

6 DAYS

Christmas Markets on the Rhine 2019

Prepare for an utterly magical journey as we visit the magical Christmas markets of the Rhine on this spectacular 5 day break. Home to the original ‘Christmas Market’ we’ll visit the picturesque towns dotted along the banks of the River Rhine and enjoy the festive atmosphere in the twinkling towns of Rudesheim, Wiesbaden and Bonn.

5 DAYS

Christmas on the Isle of Wight 2019

We’re dreaming of a ‘Wight’ Christmas, so put on your best Christmas jumper and hop on board for a tour of the Island with visits to Newport, Ryde, Ventnor, Freshwater, Yarmouth and The Needles.

 

6 DAYS

Christmas on the Rhine 2019

This Christmas join us along‐side Andreas and his family for another year at Hotel Wagner nestled in the picture‐perfect Rhine Valley. With an unbeatable Christmas package, including 3 nights’ of entertainment and visits to Rudesheim, Wiesbaden, Cochem, Boppard and Bernkastel-Kues this Christmas break will leave you full of festive cheer!

6 DAYS

COACHSTYLE PARTY BREAK: 100 YEAR CELEBRATIONS 2019

In 2019 the Skills Group will be turning 100, and with a whole year of events planned we will kick off the Centenary celebrations at the CoachStyle Party Break! Hosted at the world-famous Adelphi Hotel in Liverpool, and joined by members of the Skills Group and family, our annual party break is one of the most popular events of the year!

2 DAYS

Cotswolds & Bath 2019

Prepare to fall in love with the countryside on our adventure to the Cotswolds! On this short break you can expect to see some of the most beautiful landscapes and pretty villages as we visit Bourton-on-the-Water, Cheltenham and Bath.

2 DAYS

CUMBRIA & THE LAKE DISTRICT 2019

Discover glorious Cumbria and the Lake District on this getaway that promises to leave you feeling revitalised and refreshed. This break is filled with stunning scenery, wildlife and cool, clear lakes with included visits to Ambleside, Bowness-On-Windermere, Penrith, Carlisle and Keswick.

5 DAYS

Eastbourne 2019

Discover Eastbourne, one of Britain’s most stylish resorts on this great value‐for‐money getaway. Offering miles of golden beaches, a classic Victorian Pier and colourful gardens Eastbourne provides a relaxed atmosphere, a promenade and a beautiful stretch of coastline, which has been designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

5 DAYS

Easter in Babbacombe 2019

Babbacombe Bay on Devon’s English Riviera, provides the ideal retreat for our Easter break. Great beaches, wonderful coastal path walks, a variety of attractions, exhilarating watersports and fresh local fish and seafood to tempt your tastebuds.  Babbacombe offers all the beauty of the English Riviera without the hustle and bustle of the larger resorts.

4 DAYS

Fawlty Towers in Scarborough 2019

“Don’t mention the War!”. Join Basil, Sybil, Polly and the hilarious, accident-prone Manuel in this setting of a ‘pretty ordinary hotel’ as an experienced team of actors bring the fun, hilarity and downright stupidity of this hit TV series to life!

2 DAYS

Ilfracombe Explorer 2019

Discover Ilfracombe, lying on the North Devon coastline in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, a coach holiday is a great way to explore its rugged coastlines, picture-perfect views and beautiful architecture. So sit back, relax and enjoy a scenic drive around Exmoor National Park with visits to Simonsbath, Exford, Dunster, Lynton, Lynmouth & Barnstaple.

5 DAYS

ISLE OF WIGHT 2019

England’s largest Island, the Isle of Wight, is totally immersed in history and culture. Travel back in time and unearth the dinosaurs or discover ancient secrets amongst heritage sites and in galleries and museums!

5 DAYS

LEGOLAND & WINDSOR 2019

Legoland is a place where magical family memories are made, packed with rides and attractions it’s a must for all family members. You'll also have the opportunity to explore Windsor, Crowned by the stunning Windsor Castle and linked by the beautiful River Thames, the Royal Borough has a rich mix of history, culture, heritage and fun which makes it one of South East England’s loveliest short break destinations and a 'must see' for everyone's list.

2 DAYS

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs

Discover beautiful scenery and rich history on this 5 day break as we take you on a scenic tour around Scotland’s first designated National Park: Loch Lomond and the Trossachs.  We also visit Stirling, Callendar and Loch Katrine.

5 Days

London & Buckingham Palace 2019

Get ready to pour the Pimms on this weekend filled with British charm, as we combine our buzzing capital with one of the most iconic buildings in the world.

2 DAYS

London Freedom Weekend 2019

Explore one of Europe’s most exciting cities – London! And with prices THIS low whether you’re visiting for the first time, celebrating a special occasion or just getting away from it all it’s easy to re-discover a city full of unforgettable landmarks and exciting things to do time and time again!

2 DAYS

London Theatre Break Weekend 2019

There is nothing quite like one of our London Theatre Break Weekends. Offering a dazzling array of West End Shows there really is no excuse for missing your favourite when they’re in the world’s number one entertainment capital- London. Whilst in London explore the sights and sounds, visit the museums and galleries or have a wander down Oxford Street and buy out the shops! London combined with a theatre show guarantees a magical experience that’s not easily forgotten. 

Don't miss our NEW SHOWS:

WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION

EVERYONE IS TALKING ABOUT JAMIE

TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL 

COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY

9-5: THE MUSICAL 

 

NEW LOYALTY SCHEME - THEATRE REWARDS

£5pp OFF – for the second Theatre Break Weekend booked in the same calendar year. 

£10pp OFF – for every third and all subsequent bookings made in the same calendar year. 

 

How to qualify for your Theatre Rewards:

  1. The Loyalty Bonus only applies to Theatre Break Weekends
  2. Please quote "Theatre Rewards" at the time of booking so that we can give you the correct discount
  3. You can book as many breaks as you wish, you do not have to book them all at once but you must book and travel on them in the same calendar year for the Loyalty Bonus to apply
  4. Simply make the bookings, pay all deposits and travel by 31st December 2019
  5. Offer is NOT available in conjunction with any other offers or group discounts

 

 

2 DAYS

London's Museum District & Harry Potter Studios

Albus Dumbledore invites you to try your hand at wizardry as we cast an ‘Alohomora’ spell (or an unlocking charm for you Muggles) on the doors to the Warner Brother studios. Prepare for a spellbinding adventure as we fly our broomsticks into the wizarding world of Harry Potter, pose for a picture outside 4 Privet Drive, before wandering down Diagon Alley or catch the Hogwarts Express.

2 DAYS

Longleat Safari Park 2019

Longleat Safari and Adventure Park is family fun at its very best! Travel through time in a grand stately home, before entering a land where Lions roam and Monkey’s swing! You won’t be disappointed as we get up close to some of the world’s most fascinating animals.

2 DAYS

Looe, Padstow & Mevagisse 2019

One of the UK’s most popular destinations, Cornwall is famous for its sandy beaches and towering cliffs. On this break, we enjoy free time in Padstow, Newquay, Looe & Mevagissey.

5 DAYS

Ludlow Food Festival 2019

Take one historic town, combine it with an enviable food culture, mix in passionate local chefs, producers and an array of exciting attractions and you've got yourself the annual Ludlow Food Festival! 

2 DAYS

Margate 2019

Visit Margate – as one of the nation’s most popular seaside resorts, Margate fizzes with traditional holiday-town charms, a cool café culture and tempting retro shops!

5 Days

MILL RYTHE HOLIDAY VILLAGE 2019

From glitz and glamour to good old traditional fun, Mill Rythe Holiday Village in Hayling has it all. This well-established break has proved to be a customer favourite over the years and that’s why we found it the perfect trip to toast to another 100 years of Skills! This holiday features a personalised bottle of fizz and a special Gala dinner so that you can celebrate our Centenary year with us and relax knowing that food, facilities and fun are all taken care of!

5 DAYS

Monkey World 2019

Monkey around at Monkey World, the largest primate rescue centre in the world! Staying in Bournemouth, this fantastic value for money break combines entrance to Monkey World with excursions to Bath and all the fun of the seaside in Bournemouth. Perfect for the whole family!

3 DAYS

Murder Mystery 2019

Suspense and curiosity are all high on the agenda with a chilling weekend filled with murder, lies and deceit. Can you piece together the evidence and identify the killer in the room? Or will you be led astray? This tour includes top quality entertainment from our long trusted supplier who never fail to disappoint!

2 DAYS

Mystery Explorer 2019

What are you waiting for? 

Make the most of an amazing deal and leave the destination of your break up to us! Explore places you may never even have thought of...

Enjoy the same great benefits of a CoachStyle break with unmissable deals - All you have to do is decide the date you wish to travel! You will find out your destination during your departure but in the meantime, sit back and relax while we plan your break for you!

A wonderful weekend, two amazing places visited and plenty of time allowed in each destination. Exceptional value for the money paid Mrs. D Widdowson

A good happy driver makes all the difference to a trip, this one was ace! - Mrs. B Mosley

2 DAYS

NEW Christmas & New Year on The Isle of Wight 2019

If you’re dreaming of a ‘Wight’ Christmas, then this Christmas and New Year escape to the Isle of Wight is the perfect getaway for you! Pop on your best Christmas jumper and hop on board for a great-value, hassle-free retreat with a stuffed itinerary.

11 DAYS

New Year Mystery Explorer Tour 2019

Get the whole party together this New Year on our popular Mystery Explorer Tour! Staying in a good quality hotel, we’ve included a stocking filled New Year’s Eve package at the hotel, which includes entertainment each evening and mystery excursions to some of our favourite destinations.

4 DAYS

New Year on the Isle of Wight 2019

New Year escape to the Isle of Wight is the perfect getaway for you! Hop on board for a great-value, hassle-free retreat with a stuffed itinerary.

5 DAYS

New Year on the Rhine 2019

Celebrate the New Year in style along‐side Andreas and his family at the Hotel Wagner, with a dynamite New Year’s package including; a spectacular firework display, entertainment and visits to Rudesheim, Wiesbaden, Cochem and Koblenz it’s no wonder that our breaks to the Rhine Valley sell out year after year.

5 DAYS

Newquay 2019

Enjoy the sand between your toes and an ice cream in hand on this fantastic break to Newquay – one of the nation’s favourite seaside towns! Home to some of the finest beaches around the country, renowned for their cleanliness and high safety levels, Newquay has a beach for every occasion!

5 DAYS

Northumbria, Alnwick & Bamburgh 2019

Feel the sand beneath your feet and a refreshing sea breeze on this visit to Northumbria, Alnwick & Bamburgh. Northumberland has more castles than any other country in England, some of which you can enjoy on this break with included visits to Warkworth and Bamburgh – whose impressive castles stand guard along the coastline! We also include excursions to Darlington, Holy Island and York.

5 DAYS

Party Night in Newcastle & Durham 2019

Join old friends & new friends to party the night away on one of our popular Party Break weekends. This weekend we visit the beautiful city of Durham and spend free time exploring Newcastle. 

2 DAYS

Pembrokeshire: Longer Duration 2019

Discover a beautiful corner of the UK. Explore spectacular coastlines, gorgeous gardens and picturesque towns such as Tenby, Haverfordwest and Saundersfoot, renowned for inspiring history and stunning scenery.

7 DAYS

Pontins: Sand Bay 2019

Pontins Sand Bay is set in a beautiful, open landscaped area. You can explore the local coast or stay on the park and enjoy many of the relaxing seating areas.

Sand Bay is a stretch of coast in North Somerset, bordered to the South by Worlebury Hill and to the North by Middle Hope and Sand Point. It lies just 2 miles North of the seaside resort of Weston-super-Mare, across the Bristol Channel from South Wales and adjacent to the village of Kewstoke.

5 Days

Royal Residences & Gardens 2019

On this very Royal break we have included entrances to three of the most popular Royal residences and gardens. Visit the oldest occupied castle in the world; Windsor Castle and experience the wonders of Hampton Court Palace and Kensington Palace.

3 DAYS

SCARBOROUGH, WHITBY & BRIDLINGTON 2019

Join us for this seaside extravaganza, as we go coast to coast soaking up all the best attractions and traditions from these three popular seaside locations.

4 DAYS

Scarborough, Whitby & Bridlington: Centenary Celebrations 2019

Join us for this seaside extravaganza, as we go coast to coast soaking up all the best attractions and traditions from these three popular seaside locations with the added extra of helping us to celebrate 100 years of Skills Holidays! 

7 DAYS

Sights of Scotland 2019

Fancy a getaway from the everyday? On this break you’ll discover that every castle, church and cobbled lane has a legend surrounding it. Discover Scotland’s fabled history with visits to Gretna Green, Dunfermline, Stirling and Edinburgh that will leave you with your own great story to tell.

3 DAYS

Skegness 2019

Skegness is one of the top Seaside Holiday destinations in the UK! Perched on the ‘drier side of Britain’ this fun and lively seaside resort is bursting with attractions and entertainment for young and old alike!

5 DAYS

Skipton Market Day & Harrogate 2019

Discover the charismatic charm of Skipton and Harrogate on this cheap as chips break away!


Voted best Market on several occasions, Skipton offers a thriving street market perfect for bargain hunters hoping to find a unique souvenir. With an overnight stay at the 4 star Bradford Hotel, we also enjoy free time in Harrogate.  

2 DAYS

ST IVES 2019

On this popular break we include visits to Lands End, Padstow, Falmouth & Penzance. We also stay in the beautiful destination of St Ives, allowing you to relax and enjoy all that this area of the country has to offer. 

7 DAYS

ST IVES 2019

Voted one of the 10 best European beach destinations by Trip Advisor, St Ives is a subtropical oasis where the beaches are extra golden and the wildlife is lush. On this popular break we include visits to Falmouth, Penzance, Land's End and free time in St Ives, so you can experience and fall in love with the charms of Cornwall.

5 DAYS

Torquay 2019

Mild ocean breezes, golden sandy beaches and swaying palm trees give the English Riviera a Mediterranean feel. More than just a beach spot, Torquay includes a pretty harbour, elegant Victorian villas and has Agatha Christie connections.

7 DAYS

Tower of London 2019

Become a true Royal enthusiast as we combine the historic Tower of London with the fascinating Banqueting House. Walk in the footsteps of some of Britain’s most famous Monarchs and discover their hidden secrets.

2 DAYS

Twixmas in Torquay 2019

Keep calm and carry on the festive fun in-between Christmas and New Year, on this fantastic Twixmas break to Torquay! With in-house entertainment provided at the hotel and visits to Paignton and Brixham.

4 DAYS

WEYMOUTH 2019

Soak up the sun on the beautiful beaches of Weymouth, with fine Georgian buildings providing a grand backdrop to miles of magnificent coastline and rich heritage. On this escape to Weymouth, you can also enjoy a full day in Poole & visit Dorchester for market day.

5 DAYS

YORK & HARROGATE 2019

Fall in love with historic Yorkshire on this enchanting short break with CoachStyle. Staying in the renowned 4 star Bradford Hotel, enjoy the historic sights of Medieval York as well as free time in the elegant spa town of Harrogate.

2 DAYS

Yorkshire Scarecrow Festival 2019

Set in the idyllic village of Kettlewell this event runs for just nine days every August and has been attracting CoachStyle passengers for as long as we can remember! Bring your camera and witness this spectacular event first hand as villagers showcase their best scarecrows from the Simpsons to football matches and everything inbetween! Not to be missed!

2 DAYS

 
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