As nights in the UK start to get colder, a break in the sun becomes ever more important. We’ve picked out some of the best holiday deals to transport you from misty damp gloom to fantastic sunshine. With Cape Verde, Mexico and Portugal all beckoning, all you have to do is pack your bags and escape to sunnier climes.
Whether you choose a week or two week break, you’re definitely in for a relaxing treat when you select one of these amazing deals for your autumn holiday.
Dorisol Mimosa hotel, Madeira, Portugal
Overlooking the Atlantic ocean, and within easy reach of Funchals’ vibrant bars and easy going nightlife, a stay at the Dorisol Mimosa hotel is an unforgettable experience. You won’t have to stray far from the hotel to enjoy a full entertainment schedule. Cocktails in the bar, accompanied with some fantastic piano music and a constantly changing repertoire of all types of evening activities, will definitely banish any autumnal blues.
With October temperatures in Funchal hitting the mid-20s you’ll be able to relax by the pool, enjoy the hotel’s selection of restaurants, and even paddle in the nearby sea – the waves are only 500-metres away from the hotel. This is a superb deal for a reviving break.
Dorisol Mimosa Hotel
Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
Club Alvorferias, Alvor, Algarve
The village charms of Alvor are always popular, and Club Alvorferias is a fantastic base from which to explore this wonderful part of Portugal. Club Alvorferias is a super Self Catering apartment complex that’s just a 15-minute walk away from this enchanting village. The apartments are close to a supermarket, and there are restaurants and cafes within the complex if you don’t want to cook.
You can even spend some time exploring the village of Alvor – with its wide range of restaurants and bars you’re in for an exciting time during your stay here. With two on-site swimming pools, as well as sunbeds and parasols, lounging around at this resort will soon banish any autumnal blues.
Alvor, Algarve, Portugal
Bluesun Elaphusa, Brac island, Croatia
For a fantastic week break at a really affordable price, then a stay at the Bluesun Elaphusa is just what’s needed. The location of this luxury 4* hotel is fantastic. It’s right on the shore front of Zlatni Rat and surrounded by a magical fairy-tale forest, with the town of Bol only a 10-minute walk away. You’ll be able to relish this fantastic hotel’s amenities, or stroll into Bol for further delights.
This is a resort that keeps on giving. From mountain biking to tennis, you’ll find plenty to do, including having fun in the hotel’s disco bowling alley. With two saltwater pools and two restaurants, you’ll love relaxing in this classy hotel.
Brac Island, Dalmatian Coast and Islands, Croatia
Canto Del Sol, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
A stay at the Canto Del Sol will revive all of your senses. This superb bargain deal offers you an enticing experience and easy access to the renowned Las Glorias beach, and the vibrant attractions of Puerto Vallarta.
The hotel itself itself is stunning, it’s so fantastic that many choose it as the ultimate destination for a wedding ceremony. After all, boasting the El Papagayo swim-up bar, three first-rate restaurants as well as fantastic evening entertainment, you’ll soon appreciate that this resort has your pleasure as its number one priority.
Canto Del Sol
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Melia Dunas resort, Sal, Cape Verde Islands
The moment you step off your plane and encompass the fantastic landscape and climate of Cape Verde you’ll soon realise you’re going to have an awesome week break. Melia Dunas is something of a holiday idyll in itself. This superb new hotel is situated on the splendid Algodoeiro Beach and is surrounded by luscious tropical gardens.
With its stunning bedrooms and decor, this new hotel really does offer you enough activities to keep you satisfied both night and day. You can start off in the gym, go to the beach and then complete your day in one of the resort’s luxurious and entertaining bars.
Melia Dunas Resort
Sal, Cape Verde Islands, Cape Verde
Autumn holidays are essential – let us know what you think by telling us about your autumn holiday experiences.