May/June London Weekend
OPTIONAL THEATRE TICKETS
staying at the 4 STAR TOWER HOTEL
Friday, 31 May – Sunday, 2 June, 2019
FRIDAY - We travel by Executive Coach with Hostess Service, Toilet and Washroom and drinks facilities via the motorways. A comfort stop will be made at a motorway services for 45 minutes.
We should arrive at the 4 Star Tower Hotel for 3.15 p.m. approximately. Rest of the afternoon is free, there is plenty to see and do around the Hotel which is situated on the River Thames and St. Katharines Marina. Within easy walking distance you will find the Famous London Sky Garden (Photo ID Required) Tower of London, Tower Bridge, H.M.S. Belfast, the Design Museum, Britain at War, London Dungeons, Hays Gallaria, The Globe Theatre, New Modern Tate and the Millenium Bridge, which takes you from the New Modern Tate across the River to St. Paul’s Cathedral.
If show tickets are required the coach will take you to the following: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL,
9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL, WAITRESS, COME FROM AWAY, MAMMA MIA, MATILDA, LION KING, and LES MISERABLES. If you choose one of these pre-set shows, the coach will transfer you to the Theatre on Friday evening and return.
If you do not wish to take one of these show, our office will be able to obtain different shows, but the coach will not be able to take you to the Theatre or return you. For those people not going to a show, the afternoon and evening is free to do as you wish. Sample a meal in one of the many restaurants around the Hotel.
SATURDAY - We are booked in for ENGLISH BREAKFAST, which may be taken in any of the two restaurants. ROOM SERVICE FOR BREAKFAST IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE.
We meet the coach after breakfast for our tour of the famous sights of London. The tour takes approximately 1½ hours then after the tour the driver will drop at Harrods in Knightsbridge, then by the Natural History Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum, then we go to Oxford Street, where all the main shops are. If you wish to return to the Hotel, just stay on the coach.
Rest of the day is free to do as you wish and you can make your own way back to the Hotel at your leisure. Take the No. 15 bus which stops opposite Charing Cross Station on The Strand and it takes you to Tower Hill, or take the tube to Tower Hill, or the RV 1 bus which goes from The Novello Theatre, on The Aldwych, near Covent Garden over Waterloo Bridge, passed the London Eye, along the South Bank and stops on Tower Bridge, the Hotel is just a short walk away. Evening is free.
SUNDAY - We meet the coach, after breakfast and with our luggage and once luggage is loaded on the coach you then have the choice of staying round the Hotel, why not visit The Tower of London, Tower Bridge Experience, H.M.S. Belfast, or explore the South Side of the River. Take a sail on the River down to Greenwich or up River to Westminster Bridge.
If you wish to visit Covent Garden or a transfer into the centre of London for MORE SHOPPING, or sightseeing the coach will depart after luggage is loaded and drop you on the ALDWYCH, NR THE WALDORF HOTEL, and Covent Garden is a short walk away. Trafalgar Square and all the attractions are just a 10 minute walk away.
For those people who have stayed round the Hotel we meet the coach in the afternoon, then we make our way to The Waldorf Hotel on The Aldwich, which is near to Covent Garden to pick up the rest of the passengers who have stayed in London. We commence our journey home from here and a stop will be made at the services for 45 minutes (driving regulations) so the driver may take his break. On arrival at the services the driver will give estimated arrival home times, so passengers who wish to be met can telephone home.
Estimated arrival home time is between 7.00 p.m. and 8.00 p.m. approximately, depending on traffic conditions.
PRICE PER PERSON IN DOUBLE, TWIN OR TRIPLE ROOMS IS: £238.00 not including Theatre tickets.
SINGLE ROOM SURCHARGE IS £60.00 PER NIGHT.
CHILD PRICE SHARING A TRIPLE ROOM WITH 2 ADULTS IS: £150.00. Triple Room are Double Bed and Z Bed or 2 Single Beds and Z Bed.
UPGRADE TO BRIDGE VIEW : £15.00 per person per night.
Bookings are taken over the telephone and held for 1 week, when a deposit of £50.00 per person is required which is NON-REFUNDABLE. PLUS price of the Theatre Tickets if required. Full payment is required within 6 weeks of departure date.
It is recommend insurance be taken out and our office can give you leaflets.
7.50 a.m. The Art Picture House Pub, opposite Bus Station, BURY
8.15 a.m. Middleton Arch Pub, MIDDLETON
7.45 a.m. Rochdale Town Hall, ROCHDALE
8.05 a.m. Library, Corner Farrow Street and Westway, SHAW
8.40 a.m. Corner of Rochdale Road and West Street, OLDHAM
9.00 a.m. Prince of Orange Pub, Wellington Street North, ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE
9.05 a.m. Dukinfield Town Hall, King Street, DUKINFIELD
9.15 a.m. Side of Wilkinsons, Greenfield Street, HYDE
9.35 a.m. Regent House, Heaton Lane, STOCKPORT