Most Popular Hotels of 2023

Date Added 22/01/2024

As we bid farewell to the splendid year that was 2023, Johnsons Coaches is elated to share the highlights of our journey and express our heartfelt gratitude to our incredible travelers. The year marked a triumphant return to pre-COVID booking numbers, showcasing the unwavering support of our cherished customers. Moreover, the addition of exciting new tours has made each adventure even more unforgettable.

In no particular order here are our most popular 2023 hotels...

Grose Family Hotels – Thurlestone Hotel, Nr Kingsbridge South Devon & Mullion Cove Hotel, Lizard Peninsula.

The Mullion Cove Hotel, Lizard Peninsula is in prime location offering the soothing symphony of crashing waves and breathtaking sea views, providing the perfect backdrop for a rejuvenating holiday. Our clients have consistently praised the impeccable food and friendly staff, making it a perennial favorite. Wendy Moore, our Agency Sales Manager, personally vouches for its excellence, stating, “This is a first-rate hotel offering excellent accommodation, service, and food.” Discover the allure of Mullion Cove Hotel in our 2024 trips here.

Brend Hotels

The Belmont, Sidmouth. The Victoria, Sidmouth. The Imperial, Barnstaple North Devon & Carlyon Bay Hotel, St Austell. This family run brand of Hotels always offers a home from home, It's hard to find a fault when staying in a Brend. “A Hotel Group that ALL Hotels should aspire too -  They consistently deliver an excellent all-round level of service which our loyal customers genuinely appreciate and which is why they keep re-booking with us.” - Barry Cobb, our esteemed Tours Manager, commends Brend Hotels as a group that sets the standard for excellence.

The Carlyon Bay Hotel, St Austell – Boasting luxurious accommodation, benefiting from stunning sea views with the use of complimentary facilities including a championship golf course, luxury spa, tennis court and indoor & outdoor heated pools. We offer a few departures that stay at this hotel per year, it is a guaranteed best seller with our clients, lots who often return year on year. Fancy exploring this beautiful hotel? Explore the opulence of Brend Hotels on our departures here.

Review from a Trusted Customer Mr. Green “Very well organised trip and hotel really lovely. Everywhere was spotlessly clean and the staff were efficient, courteous, welcoming and friendly”

The Golden Sands Hotel, Jersey.

A stunning 4* hotel located in the heart of St Brelade’s Bay; a place celebrated for its clean bathing, the location of this hotel is one of the very few in Jersey on the beach. Our holidays to Jersey do sell out very fast, so we are always trying to increase our departures to ensure everyone can experience this fabulous hotel with us. “Great hotel in a perfect spot with excellent staff and food, even those with dietary issues were always catered for.” – Ms. Lewis.

Don't miss the chance to experience this coastal gem with us in 2024. Check out our departures here.

The Copthorne Millenium, Newcastle

In the heart of Newcastle Quayside, The Copthorne Millennium stands as the ideal base for exploring the vibrant city. Overlooking the River Tyne, it offers breathtaking views that elevate the stay. Join our Kingdom of Northumbria Holiday for a chance to experience the perfect blend of comfort and scenic beauty.

“My room in the hotel was just perfect. The view across the river sitting in an armchair was wonderful.” Review from our Kingdom of Northumbria Holiday. Explore our departures to this remarkable hotel here.

The Dunoon Hotel, Llandudno 

Just a 5-minute walk from the beach, this stately hotel with a fabulous atmosphere is set in the heart of the wonderful Victorian town of Llandudno. This hotel is always a great seller for us, we offer multiple holidays year round to this hotel and always here good feedback from it. “The food at the hotel was really nice and we both enjoyed the meals. Evening meals were very tasty and the service was good.” – Review from Ms. Turner. Discover the allure of Llandudno with our departures here.

Honourable mention: Barry Cobb’s personal favourite - Hardwick Hall Hotel, Sedgefield, Co Durham

On a personal note, Barry Cobb, our Tours Manager, shares his love for the Hardwick Hall Hotel in Sedgefield, Co Durham. A highlight on our Durham’s Coastline & Castles Tour, this beautiful hotel holds a special place in Barry's heart. The exceptional hospitality received during his daughter's wedding in September 2022 solidified its status as a favorite.The staff ensured that all of his family & friends were well looked after and they did not disappoint. If you want to experience the amazing hospitality of the Hardwick Hall Hotel in all its glory on our departures here.

As we eagerly anticipate the adventures that await us in 2024, Johnsons Coaches extends a warm invitation to our loyal patrons and newcomers alike. Join us on a journey filled with luxury, scenic beauty, and unparalleled hospitality. Your next unforgettable escape awaits!


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