Woods have created this exclusive short break with a two-night stay aboard Fred. Olsen’s Black Watch as she sails from Southampton to Liverpool. We then enjoy two nights at the Hallmark The Queen Hotel, with guided tours of Chester and Liverpool, and a tour with tea at Liverpool Cathedral.
Day 1 Travel by taxi and coach to Southampton, where we board Black Watch to enjoy two nights on board with ﬁne food and entertainment from Fred. Olsen.
Day 2 During our day at sea discover all the wonderful on board entertainment and facilities. In the evening enjoy a delicious ﬁve-course dinner and an evening show.
Day 3 Disembarking in Liverpool early morning, your Woods coach will be waiting for you, and we begin our day with a driven guided tour of this fascinating city. You will then have free time at Albert Dock to get some lunch or visit one of the many attractions. Our last visit of the day is to Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral where we have a guided tour followed by tea and cake nearby. Finally, we leave Liverpool and travel to Chester and our hotel.
Day 4 After a leisurely breakfast, we travel into Chester, for a guided coach tour of the city followed by a short walking tour. The rest of the day is free for your own exploration.
Day 5 We travel homewards with suitable refreshment stops along the way, arriving in the local area early evening.
Originally opened in 1860, our four-star hotel retains its Victorian grandeur while oﬀering all the modern comforts you would expect. Bedrooms have TV, telephone, WiFi, ironing facilities, hairdryer and hospitality tray. The hotel has a lift.