about us

Hops was established in 1984 by Helen Thacker specialising in luxury, worldwide, tailomade and cruising holidays, being totally independent we offer you  the widest range of holidays.

We don’t just sell holidays ….. we design them for you.  Offering you a total experience for the whole holiday.

With Car Parking. Airport Hotels, Lounges, Hotels, Cruises, tours, rail & river journeys to excursions and little extras such as Helicopter Trips and whale watching.

Why not pop in and meet our friendly team?

Why choose to book with us?

We are ABTA bonded making your money financially secure
We offer Expert First Hand Knowledge of Destinations – we are constantly visiting and learning about new destinations.
We want to Save your precious  time  – We all have busy lives let us find your holiday for you and  let you enjoy your free time
We are No 1 in the North East – with Royal Caribbean and Celebrity Cruises
We are Specialist Agents for Australia & Mauritius