Summer is almost here and as the kids are still stuck in school, you can take advantage of some incredible deals. Now is the ideal time to book your perfect break!
This week we have been lusting over five-star spa breaks in Turkey, bustling city breaks to Marrakech and the panoramic views of Sorrento in Italy. We know that you may also be craving sun, sea and and a wild night out, so we’ve thrown the best deals to Ayia Napa and Gran Canaria in for good measure.
If you haven’t organised your summer holiday yet, there’s absolutely nothing to stop you from doing so now. Just take your pick!
Sensatori Resort in Fethiye, Turkey
For the ultimate luxurious, relaxing break, snap up this absolute bargain of a deal at the Sensatori Resort in Fethiye. This beautiful five-star hotel is surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea and mountains covered with trees, offering stunning views and tranquility to its guests.
Complete with five swimming pools, both indoor and outdoor, six restaurants, a spa and an array of activities and evening entertainment, this All Inclusive deal is available from just £492pp.
Everything is taken care of and provided for you at the Sensatori Resort. Spend your days relaxing in the peaceful spa or wandering along the stone beach that stretches for miles. Perhaps you’d prefer to enjoy a game of tennis or take advantage of the resort’s well-equipped gym.
If you want to explore and experience Turkish culture the resort is located 13 kilometres from the historic and bustling Fethiye Town, where you can easily explore rock tombs, go on boat trips and do some shopping at local markets. This is the perfect time of year to visit, with average temperatures at a comfortable 23°C.
Sensatori Resort Fethiye
Fethiye, Dalaman Region, Turkey
Grand Hotel Flora in Sorrento, Italy
If stunning views of Mount Vesuvius, gorgeous Italian cuisine and wandering around quaint squares in short sleeves sounds like your kind of paradise, this Half Board deal at the four-star Grand Hotel Flora in Sorrento could be for you.
Located on the main road, a 10-minute walk away from the famous Piazza Tasso, this hotel offers stunning panoramic views, international cuisine and a large swimming pool. Enjoy a buffet-style breakfast before heading into town to explore the warren of narrow alleys, visiting the many restaurants, bars and cafes in the area as you go.
The birth place of Limoncello offers a myriad of historical sites just waiting to be uncovered, a wide selection of boat and land tours and a thriving night scene. If you want to stay closer to your hotel room, the hotel offers a Gala dinner once a week with live music and shared tables, making it the perfect way to make friends with fellow guests.
Grand Hotel Flora
Sorrento, Neapolitan Riviera, Italy
Anthea Apartments in Ayia Napa, Cyprus
This last-minute deal will see you at the centrally located Anthea Apartments, and is perfect if you’re looking for a lively break in the heart of the bustling Ayia Napa.
A five-minute walk from the beach and surrounded by restaurants, pubs and bars, these Self Catering apartments benefit from a trio of pools, sun terraces and a poolside bar so you’ll never go thirsty. If karaoke is your thing, you’re in luck as it’s offered on-site every evening from 9.30pm. All studios and apartments at Anthea Apartments include a kitchenette and a private balcony or terrace, so you can cook and sunbathe in peace if you wish.
The nightlife scene might be what put Ayia Napa on the map, but there’s more to this resort than foam parties and buzzing clubs. The town also offers cobbled streets, a harbour full of taverns offering freshly caught seafood, and for a slice of culture, a medieval monastery. The capital, Niscosia, where you can explore the pretty old town and wander around museums and churches, is just an hour away by car.
Ayia Napa, Larnaca Region, Cyprus
This wallet-friendly deal to the Sun Suite Terrazamar in Puerto Rico is a steal, with prices starting at just £303pp.
Nestled into the hillside, you can relax on a sunlounger by the outdoor pool with beautiful ocean views or head down to the sandy beach located a 10-minute walk from your front door at Sun Suite Terrazamar. If watersports are your thing, jet-skiing, scuba diving, banana boats and parasailing are all on offer in this superb cliffside setting.
The area boasts three large commercial centres, packed full of shops, restaurants and bars. In the evening you’ll find a mix of live entertainment, DJs and dance floors and an excellent selection of eateries, serving up an assortment of international cuisine. The town’s marina, Puerto Escala, also offers a great line-up of ocean facing restaurants.
Medina Gardens in Marrakech, Morocco
This contemporary, adult only, four-star hotel offers an oasis of calm alongside the hustle and bustle of Marrakech. Medina Gardens is located on the doorstep of Jemaa el-Fna square, and is just a five-minute walk from a labyrinth of streets leading to souks, restaurants and market stalls – making it easy to experience the city and its vibrant culture.
The hotel is in an unbeatable location for exploring but if you want to stay within the complex you’ll find tennis courts, two outdoor swimming pools, a health club and a sauna. Hide behind the Medina Garden’s walls and enjoy a spa day, dine at the hotel’s al fresco restaurant or experience the outdoor shisha bar. Most attractions are within walking distance, including the Palace Bahia, the Koutoubia Mosque, the Gueliz and the Majorelle Gardens.