This week’s best travel deals include New Year in Lake Garda, luxury for less in Zanzibar, summer in Lanzarote, Sardinia and Porto, a Greek isles cruise and a luxury treat in the K Club.
Best last minute:
Enjoy a week at the 4-star Seashells Resort at Suncrest, Malta for only €293 on the 30th of November. This popular hotel is highly rated on TripAdvisor and is centrally located. The weather forecast is 20 degrees and sunny in Malta next week, and this deal also includes breakfast. Tempted?
Best winter break:
Spend New Year in Lake Garda on this super trip from Travel Department. Fly from Dublin on the 27th of December and enjoy seven nights in the 4-star Grand Hotel Liberty, with breakfast and evening meal included each day. There are full day excursions to Venice, Verona and Bolzano included, as well as some free days to enjoy Lake Garda at your own pace. Price of €869 includes flights, hotel, meals, excursions, guides and transfers. Use promo code VP-BLACK50 to save €50 per person off the price listed below.View offer here
Best family deal:
Family holiday deals are not easy to find during peak summer holidays, but I spotted a great deal to Lanzarote in July. Price for flights and a seven night stay in the popular Jable Bermudas apartments in Puerto del Carmen is just €1554, based on 2 adults and 2 children sharing.See more here
Get free flights and cruise the Greek islands on Princess Cruises‘ brand new ship, Enchanted Princess next year. Price for flights and a seven night cruise visiting the Amalfi Coast, Athens, Mykonos, Crete, Corfu and Kotor (Montenegro) is only €1049 on the 12th of September. Upgrade to a balcony cabin for just €160 extra.View offer here
Best long haul offer:
When you think of paradise islands, is there anywhere more exotic than Zanzibar? Surprisingly it doesn’t have to cost the earth… Price for flights, transfers and a seven-night ALL INCLUSIVE stay in the highly rated Diamonds Mapenzi Beach Hotel is only €1309! Check out the reviews on TripAdvisor – they are excellent. 👌
Best city break:
If you haven’t been to Porto yet, put it on your list! This charming city is perfect for a weekend break away. I found a great deal departing in May, staying in the BNapartments LoftPuzzle. Highly rated on TripAdvisor and located right in the heart of the old town, I challenge you to find a better located hotel or apartment in Porto! Price for flights and a three-night stay departing the 9th of May is only €198 per person.
View flights here €83pp
View apartment here €115pp
Treat yourself to a Sleep, Shop and Savour experience at the 5-star K Club. This is timed perfectly for Christmas shopping and is available until 23rd December 2019. For just €149 per person sharing, you will enjoy an overnight stay with full Irish breakfast, a complimentary car valet & wash (must be pre-booked and is subject to availability) at Kildare Village, a 10% discount card for Kildare Village, and Afternoon Tea for two in The K Club with a glass of Laurent Perrier Champagne 😍. It doesn’t stop there! After a long day shopping, a 20% discount on spa treatments will be waiting in the award-winning K Spa.
Best early booking offer:
I was delighted to hear that Aer Lingus are flying to Alghero in Sardinia next summer. I was there many years ago and loved it. Alghero airport is just 10km from the resort centre, so there are no lengthy airport transfers. Fly from Dublin on the 27th of May and enjoy a seven-night stay in the centrally located Soleado Hotel over the June bank holiday weekend for just €415 per person.
View flights here €169pp
View hotel here €246pp
Prices are correct at the time of issue but are subject to change. Please note some of my best travel deals include affiliate links where I receive a small commission if a booking is made.