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For all the latest news, events and activities at each of our hotels you can now find them on Facebook. To get the latest posts into your newsfeed visit the links below and like our pages:

Daish’s Holidays - https://www.facebook.com/daishs/

Somerset Hotel, Llandudno - https://www.facebook.com/somersethotelllandudno/

Barrowfield Hotel, Newquay - https://www.facebook.com/barrowfieldhotel/

Devonshire Hotel, Torquay - https://www.facebook.com/devonshirehotel/

Russell Hotel, Weymouth - https://www.facebook.com/russellhotelweymouth/

Hotel Prince Regent, Weymouth - https://www.facebook.com/hotelprinceregent/

Bournemouth Sands Hotel - https://www.facebook.com/bournemouthsands/

Daish’s Hotel, Isle of Wight - https://www.facebook.com/daishshotel/

Claremont Hotel, Eastbourne - https://www.facebook.com/ClaremontHotelEastbourne/


Early Summer Events

As the summer season kicks off there are plenty of events to look forward to at our resorts.

Torquay Power Boat racing - 27-29th May

Torquay Powerboat Racing 2016

Find a comfy deck chair and watch all the action out on the sea as Powerboats and Water Skiers race to see who can take this year’s trophies. It’s worth taking a pair of binoculars to get a close view of the action.

Occombe Beer Festival – 3-4th June

Occombe Beer Festival 2016

Another event for guests at our Devonshire Hotel in Torquay to visit is the annual Occombe Beer Festival, from 3-5 June. This year there will be over 60 varieties of beer and cider will be available for you to sample, along with Perry, Pimms and at least one alternative for those who prefer something different.

Both days also feature a great line up of live music catering for all tastes and to soak up all the beer there will be a delicious range of good food from local favourites, including tasty burritos and paellas, gourmet burgers, hog roast, authentic Thai noodles, pulled pork, wild venison tagine, halloumi baps.

For more info and to buy your tickets visit their website here.

Bournemouth Wheels Festival – 3-5th June

Bournemouth Wheels Festival 2016

2016 see’s the third Wheels Festival in Bournemouth. This 3 day festival celebrates all types of vehicles from bmx’s and roller skates through to Formula 1 cars and Monster Trucks. The activities and demonstrations are all around the town and are free to watch. See and hear the supercars on the demo straight on the East Cliff or the quad Bike racing on the beach. There is so much to do and see, this is a great event for all the family to enjoy.

For more info on what’s on visit their website here.

To book a room at the Bournemouth Sands Hotel click here.

If you go to any of these events we would love to hear your stories and see any pictures. Please leave a comment below.


What to do in Llandudno

What to do in Llandudno

Having recently re-opened our newest hotel in Llandudno after a major refurbishment we thought our future guests might want some ideas what there is to do and see in the area.

As the hotel is set on the seafront the obvious choice is to stroll along the prom or find a deckchair to sit and watch the world go by. If you are up for a longer walk then the Llandudno Pier is worth a visit.

The Great Orme is the name of the headland at the western end of the bay. There are two very unique ways to climb to the top, either by cable-hauled tram or cable car. Both methods give you superb views of the area and are well worth using. Once at the top there is a visitors centre and plenty of walks to explore the welsh wildlife.

The town centre is a couple of roads behind the hotel and hosts plenty of shops to browse and buy your holiday souvenirs from.

The harbour town of Conwy is just 5 miles away and has plenty more to do, including its Medieval Castle, the Quay with the Mussel Museum and the country's smallest house. For a more exotic day out the Welsh Mountain Zoo overlooks Conwy and features Snow Leopards, Sumatran Tigers along with various shows throughout the day including the Penguin Parade, Winged Wonders, Chimp Encounter and the Sea Lions Rock.

Whatever your interests are there is always plenty to do in and around Llandudno. For more ideas visit our Llandudno Days Out Guides.



Welcome to our new Daish's Holidays blog. We will be bringing you:

  • lots of exciting resort and hotel information
  • idea's on how to spend your time on a Daish's Holiday
  • and of course the latest news on our offers so you don't miss out on the latest deals

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