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5 Days
30th September & 25th November 2024
From £619

©National Trust Images/Sam Milling

The Sunshine Coast, Wine Tasting & Perfect Promenades

Eastbourne, located on the Sunshine Coast with 3 miles of pristine palm-lined promenade, nestled between the historic 1066 Country and the magnificent South Downs National Park.  Savour the unspoiled coast and countryside, splendid Victorian architecture, and glorious seafront gardens.   

Price is per person sharing a twin or double room and based on 30 passengers. 10 Singles at no supplement.


1066 County & Battle of Hastings

A momentous year for England, 1066 marks the Battle of Hastings. As the Duke of Normandy and King Harold fought the infamous battle, the last successful invasion of England took place. The battlefield remains remarkably intact, giving an accurate glimpse back to the day over 1000 years ago.

Bateman's NT

Bateman's has an intriguing history, orgininally completed around 1634 for a prosperous ironmaster, it was then used as a farmhouse after the fall of the Sussex iron industry. Rudyard Kipling and his wife fell in love with the house in 1902, and he stayed there until his death in 1936. ©National Trust Images/Sam Milling

Hidden Springs Vineyard

Harvested are taken and pressed, fermented in stainless steel tanks and barrels, blended and bottled offering wine that has been transformed from grape to glass on site. Enjoy a tour of the vineyard and winery culminating in a tutored tasting of four still and sparkling wines in the comfort of the Tasting Room.

Your holiday includes

    • 4 nights at the BW York House Hotel, Eastbourne
    • Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
    • Batesman’s National Trust for NT members
    • Hidden Springs Vineyard, tour and tasting
    • Private coach travel
    • Services of an experienced driver throughout your stay
    • 8 single rooms at no supplement
    • Cancellation protection includes covid and pre-existing medical condition

Hotel Details

Best Western York House (Eastbourne)

This elegant Victorian hotel boasts a stunning seafront position just 400 yards from Eastbourne pier, 20 yards from the beach, and a 10-minute walk from Eastbourne town center. The hotel has 85 well-appointed guest rooms, many offering panoramic sea views, all with free Wi-Fi. The Verandah Restaurant seats up to 70 diners.  There is an indoor heated swimming pool and a unique open-air verandah with comfortable and contemporary lounges makes this hotel a perfect getaway location.


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