About Us


Downes & Bartlam Travel was formed in 1969 with the intention of providing first class travel services to the people of North Staffordshire and Cheshire. Renowned for our friendly and professional service, we have a long-standing reputation for providing a reliable service and for helping holidaymakers to make their dreams come true.

Over the years, we have built strong partnerships with several leading UK based holiday providers to ensure that we can cater to every requirement. So, whether you’re dreaming of a luxury package holiday with sandy beaches and clear blue skies, you’re thinking of taking a weekend city break with your significant other, or you’re a thrill seeker looking for a good sports holiday, we can help!

Our Aim...

Booking a holiday should be exciting and something that you look forward to immensely. For this reason, we greet all customers with a smile and our aim is to treat you as an individual. From the initial enquiry, our aim is to help you to find the perfect destination for your big escape, whether it’s something luxurious or something quaint and authentic. By choosing Downes & Bartlam Travel, we will provide:

  • A friendly service from people who care about your holiday
  • Fresh new ways for you to get the information that you need
  • A relaxing and enjoyable atmosphere
  • Genuinely helpful advice from experienced travel consultants
  • An efficient and informed service

Our Travel Services

We can offer you a full range of travel services, ranging from brochure requests, to full personal insurance schemes for you and your family.

As a leading travel agency, we are skilled in providing fully customised travel services which can be tailored to your individual needs. For example, at  Downes & Bartlam Travel, we specialise in providing the following extra special travel services:

  • Complete Insurance Cover
  • Group Bookings
  • Corporate Travel Arrangements
  • Complete Holiday organisation

Contact our travel consultants today for more information

If you’re looking to book a holiday or you’re simply interested in finding out more about the services that we offer, please do not hesitate to contact our team today. In addition to visiting our offices directly, you can also contact us either by telephone, email or letter and your enquiry will be handled in an efficient and courteous manner.