Summer is here, but it’s not too late to book a fantastic getaway! Now’s the time to bag some last minute savings on sought-after sunshine spots. Whether you’re looking for slides and rides, culinary masterpieces or just a good beach to sun yourself on, a first-class holiday this summer is only a few clicks away.
Electra Village, Nissi Beach, Cyprus
You’ll find yourself just five minutes away from the golden sands of Nissi beach and the huge WaterWorld waterpark while staying here. The Electra Village boasts a great location and luxurious facilities, with huge outdoor and indoor swimming pools as well as sports courts, a sauna, live music and entertainment every night.
Not far from the energetic nightlife of Ayia Napa, Nissi beach is a stunning stretch of Blue Flag coastline, with clear waters and plenty of space for sunbathing. Hop on a coastal cruise or try your hand at windsurfing before retiring to a comfortable, modern room to indulge in mezze delivered right to your door.
Nissi Beach, Larnaca Region, Cyprus
Odysseus Apartments, Kavos, Greece
Kavos is famous for its vibrant party scene. Luckily enough, the Odysseus Apartments are only a short walk from the beach and all the buzz that any night owls will adore. You’ll have your own kitchenette within the apartment, but you probably won’t be spending much time inside as you’ll be too busy enjoying this resort’s fantastic nightlife.
With two swimming pools in the Odysseus complex as well as easy access to all the main bars and attractions, Kavos is an awesome place to forget all the stresses of back home and dance the night away.
Kavos, Corfu, Greek Islands, Greece
Movenpick Resort and Spa El Gouna, El Gouna, Egypt
Surrounded by lush lagoons and palm trees in abundance, this resort is set up with only a few steps between bed and beach. With its own dive centre and watersports school, you won’t struggle to get active and explore while staying here. And those who favour a slower pace on holiday will be pleased to hear there’s plenty of space around the huge outdoor swimming pools to catch a suntan.
Float in the Red Sea, and admire beautiful Egyptian architecture at this year-round sunshine destination.
Movenpick Resort and Spa El Gouna
El Gouna, Hurghada, Red Sea, Egypt
Ammos Studios and Apartments, Polichrono, Greece
This hotel has a friendly and relaxed vibe, with a small outside pool and a bar area that hosts weekly barbeque nights. Conveniently located only 300 metres from the nearest beach, some rooms come with a sea views and all studios and apartments have their own balcony where you can sit back and soak up the sun in private.
With a host of affordable drinking and dining options in Polichrono, you can try out authentic Greek cuisine, a wide range of continental European offerings, or kit out your kitchenette with local produce.
Ammos Studios and Apartments
Polichrono, Halkidiki, Mainland Greece, Greece
Madeira Hotel, Funchal, Portugal
Boasting a rooftop swimming pool with unobstructed sunshine and a prime city centre location, this is a great pick for anyone who wants to experience authentic Portugal.
Just 10 minutes away from a 17th century fort and the cobbled old town area, the Madeira is also right next door to the stunning Municipal Gardens.
This hotel is a stone’s throw from a vast array of cafes, bistros and well-stocked bars. Take a walk to the harbour, admire the views from the promenade, and return to a spacious, stylish room at the end of the day.
Funchal, Madeira, Portugal