This week’s best travel deals include a week in the luxurious Sani Resort, winter breaks in Rome and the Canary Islands, the ultimate Thailand holiday, a cruise from Dublin port and an early booking family deal to the Costa del Sol for next summer.
Best last minute:
Many of you may know that I am just back from the stunning 5* Sani Resort in Greece. It truly is one of Europe’s best hotels. They have super rates for October, with free upgrades to full board. Price for flights and a seven-night stay in a seaview room with breakfast, lunch and dinner included is €682 per person, departing the 21st of October. Add on return transfers and a 10kg checked bag and the total is only €789.
Best winter break:
Fancy getting away for Christmas? Jet off to the sun and spend Christmas Day in Gran Canaria for just €599. Price includes flights, transfers and accommodation in the highly rated Monte Feliz apartments for seven nights. Upgrade to the 4* Gloria Palace Amadores, with breakfast and evening meal included, for €889 per person.View Apartment here
Cruise direct from Dublin port to Iceland next summer on 5* Celebrity Reflection, for only €1479. Visit two different ports in Iceland and overnight in Reykjavik. This 10-night luxury cruise includes all meals and entertainment, and stops in Belfast and Liverpool too.
Best long haul offer:
This is the exact itinerary I want to take when I am going to Thailand. It has everything – city, beach and wildlife. Enjoy three nights in Bangkok followed by a three day jungle safari in Elephant Hills, and finish with a seven-night stay in luxury villas in the idyllic resort of Khao Lak. Price for all flights, transfers and luxury hotels for 12 nights, is only €2159.
Best family deal:
Now is the time to secure free child places in the top all-inclusive SplashWorld resorts for next summer. I have chosen the popular Globales Playa Estepona, because you have unlimited access to the on-site waterpark throughout your stay. Price for flights, transfers, checked baggage, apartment on an all-inclusive basis, with waterpark access, is €2880 based on 2 adults and 2 children sharing, departing the 19th of July.
Best city break:
Visit the Christmas markets in Rome with this super 4-star break to the K Boutique hotel. Highly rated on TripAdvisor and centrally located in the heart of the city, this is an ideal break to get into the Christmas spirit. Price for flights and a three-night stay is only €195 on the 14th of December.
The Ashford Castle deal is back! Enjoy an overnight stay in a deluxe duplex suite with breakfast, a two-course evening meal, a glass of prosecco and a late check out, at the 4* Lodge at Ashford Castle, from €120 per person. You will also enjoy complimentary tennis court access and green fees. Want to stay longer? The price for two nights is only €190 per person, this is 41% off the hotel rack rate.
Best seat sale:
It seems September is the month for airline sales! Aer Lingus’ September sale starts today with two million seats on sale and fares from €24.99 one-way. Travel between 01 November and 31 March 2020 and book by 23 September. Qatar Airways’ post summer sale includes flights to Bangkok from €539 , Bali from €709 and Melbourne from €979, business class fares are on sale too! Book by 15 September for selected departures up to 31 August 2020.See Aer Lingus here
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.