Dunwood News & Information
Dunwood are pleased to announce that our offices are now open:
Monday 07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 15:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 15:00
Thursday 09:00 - 15:00
Friday 09:00 - 18:00
Dudley 01384 455655
Bilston Market – Stall 77
Coventry 02476 520000
Nuneaton 02476 642020
Fantastic weekend break in Paignton with Bob Brolly & Friends A great 3 day break was enjoyed by all who attended this break. Even though there was no dancing allowed Bob Brolly, Dean Thomas and Kenny Sinclair treated the Dunwood clients to some brilliant performances and entertainment. Already nearly sold out for next year!!
We are pleased to announce that Dunwood has been voted "Best Coach or Tour Operator” at the highly prestigious Group Leisure & Travel Awards. This follows our other recent award of "Best Tour & Coach Operator” voted by readers of the GTO Magazine. May we say a massive "Thank you” to everyone who kindly voted for Dunwood at both award ceremonies.
25 September 2020
Mandy & Zoe from our groups team hosted a Holiday Show get together yesterday. Lots of group organisers from Kent turned out for the event. The day was a great success and it was certainly much needed for the 60 plus group organisers who attended. Each organiser had been provided with a different time slot to discuss their 2021 holiday calendar. Everyone was treated to a special performance from West End Performer Nick Duncan.
23 September 2020
The 'Rule of Six' will not affect Dunwood Tours or Day Trips.
Confirmation that our holidays and day trips are not restricted by the rule of six, as per government advice. Dunwood have invested heavily to making our coaches Covid safe and have installed ECO3 Air Purifiers to our fleet of coaches.
22 September 2020
Dunwood are able to offer all of our valued clients the opportunity to stay at Potters Resort during 2020 on an All Inclusive basis, at no extra charge!!!!
Potters Resort Adult Breaks are based on a fantastic 4-night Midweek stay. These breaks feature entertainment and activities tailored for a predominantly adult audience.
The All-Inclusive breaks are perfect for those looking to get away, relax and have fun in safe surroundings, enjoying a variety of inclusive entertainment, activities, sports and leisure facilities at no expense. With a coastal location on the border of Suffolk and Norfolk, a choice of comfy Bungalows or plush Hotel Rooms aswell as ‘rule of six’ safety and service and live entertainment throughout the day and evening, you have the recipe for the perfect break away for couples and groups of friends. Dunwood have the following dates available:
Prices from just £299pp!
Executive coach travel
2 coach excursions
Full Board & All Inclusive!
Potters Resort have added to the outstanding value of a break at Potters Resort by including all your drinks* and making sure your pocket takes a break while you're enjoying your getaway. That's right, your drinks - the biggest additional expense of any short break - are now all included, from the moment you arrive to the time you leave, as standard. And that's on top of all the other inclusive value that was always part of the Potters breaks that guests know and love, like outstanding entertainment, delicious food 'when you want it' throughout the day** from the all-day menu, comfortable accommodation, sports and leisure facilities, and a packed activities programme, not to mention the award-winning customer service. So that's each day of your break full of as much fun, food and drink as you desire, and all in a safe and welcoming environment.
*Drinks are inclusive from 3.00pm on arrival day and from 8.30am every day to close of bars late at night, and up to 10.30am on your departure day. Potters Resort discourage irresponsible drinking and so drinks with ultra-high Alcohol By Volume or caffeinated drinks, such as Shots, Liquors and Energy Drinks, are not included. Potters Resort also carry a list of premium items to order on your room account or pay with touchless card payment, for alternatives to all the popular brands already included free. This includes a Premium Wine list in addition to the 8 grape varieties offered free - including for example Moët Champagne instead of the free Prosecco. Potters Resort also have a premium spirits menu on request with, for example, Grey Goose Vodka instead of the Smirnoff Vodka that is included along with most other popular spirit brands.
10 September 2020
Group Travel Award 2020 - WINNERS!!!
Dunwood is delighted to scoop the GTO Magazines award for
BEST COACH TOUR OPERATOR 2020!
A big 'Thank You' to our wonderful Group Organisers and clients who voted for us.
Dunwood kept calm and are now carrying on! Our first happy customers left for the TLH Toorak Hotel, Torquay this morning with all our safety procedures fully in place. We were joined at our Dudley office and Coventry departure point by the BBC Midlands today team, the flags were out at our Nuneaton office to send our first happy clients on their way. This is the start of many tours to come, we need to say "A massive Thank You to all of our fantastic customers, we could not have achieved this today without your continuous support”. We look forward to seeing you all again very soon, onwards and upwards!
07 July 2020
`We`re Good To Go Industry Standard`
Dunwood are proud to announce, we have been successful with our application for `We`re Good To Go Industry Standard`
Warner Leisure Hotel Awards, Norton Grange Coastal Resort
Dunwood scoop 3 top awards at the Warner coach awards at Norton Grange, Isle of Wight. Directors Colin Duncan & Phil Westwood receive their awards from Warner National Sales Manager, Martyn Stagg.
Potters Resort - January 2020
Six Dunwood coaches checked in at the amazing 5 star Potters Resort, Hopton on Sea yesterday for a fabulous 3 day drinks inclusive extravaganza break. Dunwood are highly delighted to be the only coach/tour operator to offer Potters Resort breaks in our area. Our Dunwood coach drivers were surrounded by sharks!
The brand new Dunwood 53 seater coach photographed with Potters Resort staff Sarah Locke and Amanda Stowell.
Dunwood Travel New Coach for 2020
Dunwood Travel 25th Anniversary
5* Asimina Suites, Paphos -
Dunwood guests enjoyed a wonderful Roman Greco night at the Asimina Suites. A brilliant night was had by everyone.
Dunwood would like to say a massive 'Thank You' to everyone who travelled to Cyprus for a memorable, fantastic week. We look forward to seeing you all again very soon!
Arrival & Departure Lounge
FREE Car Parking facilities are available at our
Head Office & Coach Depot in Peartree Lane, Dudley.
Why not park your car and get picked up here? You can wait in the comfort of our very own Departure Lounge where we offer complimentary refreshments, music and up-to-date information about your journey.
FREE Secure car parking / Drop off area / CCTV / Locked gates.
(Vehicles are left at owners risk.)
For further information please call our friendly sales team on
01384 455 655.
02 January 2019
Annual Conference & Awards
Dunwood celebrated their 25th Anniversary in massive style at 5* Potters Resort, Hopton-on-Sea, during January 2019. This amazing event was enjoyed by over 450 Dunwood Group Organisers and clients. The break included a free bar, full board and a midnight feast! To complement the fantastic cuisine, superb entertainment was provided by the Potters Theatre company. Dunwood customers also received a free commemorative gift to mark the celebration of Dunwood’s 25thAnniversary. A morning Conference, with many of the industry’s top suppliers in attendance, provided all of the latest news, offers and information, this was finished off with a glittering Award Ceremony prior to a Gala Dinner.
Mary Stevens Hospice Shops
Dunwood 2020 Brochures and offers are stocked at most Mary Stevens Hospice Charity Shops across the West Midlands. Please feel free to drop by to collect your copy!
Dunwood staff and clients have raised a huge total of over £1250 for Myton Hospice!
Myton Hospice Charity Shops
Dunwood 2020 Brochures and offers are stocked at many Myton Hospice Charity Shops across the West Midlands. Please feel free to drop by to collect your copy!
Dunwood held an Alzheimers Charity Cupcake Day across all 3 of our offices, raising a total of £157.98! Thank you to all who attended and kindly donated to such a great cause.
Bonded Coach Holidays
Dunwood are delighted to announce that we are an approved and accepted member of The Bonded Coach Holiday Group of the Confederation of Passenger Transport UK!
IS YOUR MONEY SAFE WITH YOUR CURRENT TOUR OPERATOR?
When considering a coach holiday always look for the BCH logo on the operator’s brochure. This means that your money is protected by a government approved scheme specifically for coach package holidays (involving coach travel and accommodation of at least one overnight stay).
BCH safeguards your money in the unlikely event that your BCH tour operator ceases trading. You are guaranteed repayment of monies paid. It also ensures the completion of your holiday if it has already started.
Dunwood are delighted to announce that on Friday 1st June 2018, Dunwood Travel won the "Best Coach Operator For Groups” at the Group Travel Awards held in London. Mandy Hill & Zoe Poston were presented with the award following votes registered by our group organisers. We are extremely proud and honoured to receive this award and would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who kindly voted for us, it really is an honour to receive such a prestigious award.
Group Leisure & Travel Awards - Best Coach/Tour Operator Award 2017
We are both honoured and proud to announce that Dunwood has been awarded 'Best UK Coach/Tour Operator 2017' at the Group Leisure & Travel Awards.We would like to personally thank all of our Group Organisers who kindly voted for us, it really is an honour to be recognised and win such a prestigious award.