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English Riviera International Dance Festival

Date: Sun 5 Jun 2022
No. of nights: 5
Hotel: TLH Victoria

A unique opportunity to join in a celebration of dance for all levels of dancers. Experience the excitement of the competitions with a chance to get involved along with an outstanding dance programme for social dancers.

Social dancers:
  • Morning workshops with tutorial each day for all
  • Social dancing available every afternoon & evenings
  • The option to watch quality competitions
  • Two top class cabarets
  • Black tie dinner dance on final evening
  • The opportunity to enter a social competition
Competitive dancers:
  • Competitions every evening
  • Masterclasses and supervised practice sessions with top coaches
  • National League Events & Championships
  • Black tie dinner and dance plus Grand Finals
  • Dinner, bed & breakfast at the TLH Victoria Hotel
  • 2 Beautiful Ballrooms
  • Dancing every afternoon for all
  • Top Class Demonstration from a talented couple
  • Opportunity for all to join supervised practice sessions with top coaches on hand to help
  • Use of all the superb facilities at TLH
Also available as a 4 night break at £338pp (Monday-Friday)

Guide programme – may be subject to change



James & Claire Taplin

James and Claire Taplin of Holiday and Dance have danced all their lives. They became dance partners in 1993 when they embarked on a very successful amateur partnership representing Wales, becoming their Number 1 representative travelling the world competing in European and World Championships. In 1995 they danced for England, they had a successful amateur career becoming England’s Number 2 representative in 1999.

In 2000 they got married and in 2001 they turned from amateur to professional competitors, embarking on their teaching career as well as competing. They gained finalist status at the British National Championships, and semi-finalists in the United Kingdom and International Rising Star Championships.

In 2004 they hung up their competitive shoes to concentrate on teaching. Whether teaching social dancers or competitors, judging, lecturing or demonstrating they both love to pass on the joy of dance.

Skill level

Terms & Conditions

Prices shown are per person for the number of nights specified on a dinner, bed & breakfast basis, unless otherwise stated on the break detail page. Prices are based on 2 people sharing standard double or twin bedded rooms. Upgraded room types may be available at a supplement. Surcharges may apply for under occupied rooms. Dates shown are arrival to departure. Prices include all elements/activities listed on each individual break unless a specific surcharge has been listed. All prices shown are inclusive of VAT at the applicable rate.

How to book

Please quote reference 41623 when booking this break.