Manchester Christmas Shopper

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Get into the festive spirit – it’s time to head to Manchester. Join us for some stress free Christmas shopping, as you sit back and relax, and travel by luxury coach to one of the UK’s most popular shopping destinations! Manchester has some off the best shopping centres in the UK including The Trafford Centre and the Arndale Centre with over 200 shops for you to enjoy.

Grab some bargains as we visit the Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet and Gretna Green Outlet village to enjoy some free time to explore the many stores.   Don’t forget you can start your shopping on board the ferry by taking advantage of the great Duty free shopping!


Departing 12th, 19th November & 3rd, 10th December 2021

From £159 per person sharing


Price includes:

  • Luxury coach travel from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Ballymena, Dunsilly, Belfast Opera House
  • Outbound ferry crossing with Stena Line – Dublin to Holyhead
  • Inbound ferry crossing with Stena Line – Cairnryan to Belfast
  • 2 nights’ accommodation at 3* Best Western Cresta Court Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • Free time at Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet
  • Full day at The Trafford Centre or Manchester City Centre
  • Free time at Gretna Green Outlet Village


Optional extra:

  • Single room supplement – £50 per person


3* Cresta Court Hotel

A contemporary, stylish hotel ideal in Manchester, close to all surrounding attractions such as The Trafford Centre, Manchester United Football Club and Lancashire Cricket Ground.


The hotel is a two minute walk from Metro Link and a ten minute tram journey from Manchester City Centre (6 miles away). The Hotel has 140 bedrooms including family rooms and bridal suites and offers 3 superb banqueting suites and 11 conference suites accommodating 2 – 300 delegates and free Wi-Fi is available throughout the Hotel.

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Day 1:

Meet your coach at your selected pick-up point and travel to Dublin to join the early morning ferry crossing to Holyhead.  Start your Christmas shopping on board by taking advantage of the Duty-free shopping with the new Duty-Free allowances.  On arrival in Holyhead, we travel to Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet to enjoy some free time to explore over 140 stores. Later continue the journey to our hotel in Altrincham.


Day 2:

This morning after breakfast, you have the option to travel to the Trafford Centre for the day or visit the city centre where you can Shop Till You Drop at the Arndale Centre. Later in the day  your coach will return you to your hotel.


Day 3:

This morning after breakfast and checking out (departure time will be confirmed by your driver) join your coach and travel to the Gretna Green Outlet Village for some more shopping time before continuing the journey to Cairnryan port to join the evening sailing to Belfast Port. On arrival, you return to your original joining point.



Depart Dublin 0815 arrive Holyhead 1150

Depart Cairnryan 1930 arrive Belfast 2145

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Departures between 12 Nov 2021 and 10 Dec 2021

Adult prices from £159

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