Frost, rain and ice have made their way into our daily lives. De-icing the car is now a regular occurrence and the dark nights are still lingering – leave it all behind and snap up a fab winter bargain with one of these deals.
From the Caribbean sunshine of the Dominican Republic, to the ever popular Lanzarote in the Canaries, you’ll have a fantastic break away in the sunshine while all your friends turn up the heating at home.
Bask under the blue skies of Malta with this beachfront beauty. Rooms here are stylishly nautical bringing the blue and whites of the idyllic beach inside too – you will really feel immersed into the Maltese holiday life. With six restaurants ranging from Brazilian to Asian to Italian food your taste buds will be spoilt for choice, and the kids will love the play area in the Jungle themed restaurant.
Situated on the largest sandy stretch in Malta, Mellieha Bay, this hotel is perfect for All Inclusive holidaymakers who like to explore outside of the resort too. Ghadira National Park is just an eight-minute walk away from the hotel, and former film set and current theme park, Popeye World, is a 20-minute walk – you can explore Malta from this lovely resort.
Mellieha Bay, Malta
Is there anything dreamier than lazing around on the exotic sands of the Caribbean? This amazing deal is almost too good to be true. Two weeks in the Dominican sunshine can cure any January blues you have in no time. Palm trees around the resort provide seclusion and privacy despite it only being a 15-minute drive from the colourful centre of Puerto Plata.
Head down to Maimon Beach to enjoy the exciting watersports, tropical wildlife and catch some zzz’s while catching some rays.
Bahia Maimon, Caribbean, Dominican Republic
Cape Verde brings the Caribbean closer to home. Hop on a mid-haul flight and be at your island paradise in just five and a half hours you’ll be touching down in the unspoilt utopia of Boa Vista – one of Cape Verde’s most popular destinations.
This island is all about quaint fishing towns, fresh food and good vibes. It’s easy to understand why the Riu Touareg is so popular – the fantastic architecture, sunken sunloungers, and amazing pool area are endlessly raved about. And with the beach just a few sandy steps away, beach bums and pool lovers can relax and rejuvenate here.
Boa Vista, Cape Verde Islands, Cape Verde
This recently refurbished hotel is contemporary, fun and full of life. With winter highs of 21°C, you’ll be having sunny days by the lagoon-like pool and evenings in the show bar, disco or watching the amazing entertainment team.
Costa Teguise is a resort tailormade for tourists. Hotel complexes line the golden coastline, buzzing bars and great restaurants fill the streets of the town, and waterparks, aquariums and watersports are all ready to explore outside of your resort.
Costa Teguise, Lanzarote, Spain
When you need a break from everyday life, is there anywhere better than Benidorm? Capital of brilliant bargain holidays, Benidorm is fantastically affordable. If you love a night out with outstanding entertainment, plenty of cocktails and non-stop dancing, you’ll never want to leave. Enjoy a Guinness in the Irish pubs, embrace Spanish life with some Sangria in a tapas bar, or lose yourself in karaoke or cabaret.
These great flight times mean you can make the most of your holiday time. As Benidorm is famed for its skyscraper skyline, this towering hotel really immerses you into the Benidorm life. The big pool is surrounded by colourful sunloungers so take a lazy siesta by the pool before getting ready for your night out on the strip.
Benidorm, Costa Blanca, Spain
Whether you’re looking for a calm holiday away from busy life at home, or a fun, sunny break to recharge your batteries, these deals can help you on your quest for winter sun. Have you booked your first holiday of 2017 yet?