Looking for the perfect present for a loved one, or perhaps you want to treat yourself to a break from the norm? Why not visit London’s glittering West End and enjoy a magnificent musical!
There are plenty of theatre coach trips to London, so you don’t even have to think about driving. These bargain breaks normally include return travel, accommodation and a ticket to a top show.
Here are two of the best deals we came across.
Newmarket Holidays – This coach company runs regular two day trips to the capital, which include return travel from your local area, one night bed and continental breakfast at a four-star hotel in Greater London and a ticket for the show Wicked. Other shows are available for a supplement, for example Betty Blue Eyes, Legally Blonde The Musical, Priscilla Queen of the Desert – and many more! There is an optional extra of a meal in a themed restaurant on the first evening. The second day consists of a shopping trip in the capital and transportation back home. Newmarketholidays.co.uk's theatre coach trips to London depart on dates from August 2011 to May 2012 and prices start from £99 per person.
Shearings – This famous coach firm offers a range of London theatre holidays, departing on Saturdays in September from various points across the North West, Midlands and Yorkshire. The break includes return travel to the capital, one night bed and breakfast in a Greater London hotel and a ticket to your choice of West End show, including Les Miserables, Ghost, Phantom of the Opera, Wicked and Shrek The Musical. On the Sunday, there is a chance to see all the sights, along with some time in Covent Garden. Prices start from £149 per person for the Les Miserables trip, based on two people sharing a standard room. Prices may vary depending on which show you choose. Bookings can be made at shearings.com/collection/london-theatre-breaks.