There’s still time to grab a getaway that doesn’t cost a fortune! Ready to jet off soon? Then we have just the answer with our eye-popping deals of the week. Grab some spontaneous sunshine before the start of the holiday season and soak up the atmosphere of typically Greek villages, taste the flavours of Italy or relax on the cloud-white sands of the Dominican Republic.
This family-run hotel will welcome you with open arms from the minute you arrive. With a traditional Greek look and feel, Matoula Beach is a great spot for Rhodes getaways. If you’ve come here to explore Ialyssos it’s close enough to visit, while a beach sits just minutes away. But when you’re not getting to know the island, you’ve got a sizeable pool area made for days sprawled out in sun. Food-wise there are a few options ranging from casual snacks by the pool to fancy a la carte evenings.
Trianda, Rhodes, Greek Islands, Greece
Cay Beach Sun Apartments
In a climate made for pool days, it doesn’t get much better than Cay Beach Sun Apartments two pools and waterslides. Children will be in their element here, not only do they have a list of activities to choose from, but there are also kid’s dining options at the buffet. The adults can relax too – with a miniclub for the kids, grown-ups can enjoy some holiday pampering at the spa or even a few local beers in the hotel’s Sports Bar while their little ones are being looked after.
Situated in a quieter part of Magaluf, yet close enough to the resort’s main strip, this Thomson Scene hotel lets you enjoy the best of both worlds with its laid-back pool days and close by drinking spots. Start your day with some serious sunbathing around the hotel’s idyllic pool area, before hitting the hotel bar for a pre-night out cocktail. Alternatively, if you fancy a change of scenery, you’ll be happy to know two beautiful sand spots sit just a couple of minutes away.
Magaluf, Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain
Nothing says away-from-it-all like the Riu Merengue. This hotel’s peaceful location is the perfect spot to escape to if you’re looking for a relaxing break in the sun. Dripping with luxury touches much like its Caribbean setting, you can expect Lagoon-style pools, a la carte dining and a Renova Spa. Come night time, Riu does what it does best and entertains its guests with nightly shows and live music. And if that doesn’t take your fancy, you can always head to the sister hotel, Riu Bachata and test your luck with a game of blackjack.
Bahia Maimon, Caribbean, Dominican Republic
Made up of whitewashed walls and window shutters, this hotel oozes Italian style. Yes, it comes with a classy pool area and a set-menu dining, but the biggest appeal has to be its world-class location. With Venice just a 90-minute bus ride away, this is a great spot for exploring one of Italy’s bucket-list destinations. Moving away from its amazing setting, Miami Hotel has some standout features such as candle-lit dinners and its own private beach – now that’s impressive.
Lido di Jesolo, Venetian Riviera, Italy
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