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Where Will the Summer Take You?
If you’re ready for another dose of holiday sunshine, now is the perfect time to swap busy days and hectic schedules for a sun-drenched European escape. Whether you want to create family memories that last a lifetime or are dreaming of the ultimate romantic escape, we’ve picked the perfect collection of properties to suit all styles. But make sure to act fast to safeguard your luxury holiday and secure the price, as high demand for travel means that availability is ever decreasing!
For Beachfront Tranquillity…
Myconian Ambassador Hotel Relais & Châteaux – Mykonos, Greece
Just mere steps from the soft sands of Mykonos’ most famed beach, Platis Gialos, lies Myconian Ambassador Hotel Relais & Châteaux, an exclusive five-star, family-owned hotel which promises guests a slice of paradise. Boasting an outstanding choice of spacious accommodation that reflects the ambience of its surroundings, an oasis of relaxation for both mind and body at the impressive Thalasso Spa, and gourmet menus at the hotel’s exquisite eateries, you’ll never want to leave! This tranquil oasis is the ideal destination for a romantic couples’ escape.
For Mediterranean Magic…
Porto Elounda Golf & Spa Resort – Crete, Greece
For a luxury family getaway, few hotels rival Porto Elounda’s incredible offerings. Home to an impressive range of children’s activities and the first Six Senses Spa in Europe, the whole family is sure to enjoy their stay! Adults can enjoy time in the magnificent 2,200m² Six Senses Spa with an authentic Greek holistic experience or exploring the Aegean Sea after a visit to the PADI-certified scuba diving centre while younger ones play in the interconnecting family rooms or join in with the wealth of activities offered. The Porto Elounda Soccer School welcomes youngsters of all abilities while the Kids’ Ark Creche promises playgrounds, a vegetable garden, and a range of entertaining activities for children of all ages!
For Time Well Spent…
Lefay Resort & SPA Lago Di Garda – Lake Garda, Italy
Recently refurbished and set amongst 27 sumptuous green acres of olive terraces, lemon groves and woodlands within Alto Garda National Park, Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda is the perfect balm for the wearied traveller. Extending over 4,300m2 and known as one of Europe’s best spa resorts, the large spa combines the principles of classical Chinese medicine with western scientific research to rejuvenate mind, body and soul within the 22 treatment rooms, including indoor and outdoor spaces for rejuvenating activities, and an adult’s only space, perfect for a romantic spa afternoon together. With blissful views across Lake Garda from almost every spot in the resort, just a few days here will leave you feeling entirely renewed.
For Activities the Whole Family Will Love…
Forte Village – Sardinia, Italy
A member of ‘The Leading Hotels of the World’ and set in its own tropical gardens, Forte Village is ideal for families or friends travelling together, with an eclectic range of accommodation options all offering the utmost comfort. Little ones will love Children’s Wonderland, a tiny town with a fire station, library, cinema and more, while adults can experience true bliss at the world-class Aquaforte Spa, where you can plunge and soak in six thalassotherapy pools, soothing any aches and stresses away. With a fabulous selection of academies for 2022 (including football, basketball, rugby, netball, hockey, tennis, fencing, and many more!), a myriad of marine-based activities, incredible eateries with distinct menus, and amazing facilities, your family will love Forte Village.
The Epitome of Excellence Awaits You…
Hotel Botanico & The Oriental Spa Garden – Tenerife, Canary Islands
Tucked away between a sub-tropical landscape and the nearby beautiful local natural beaches, the newly renovated Hotel Botanico & The Oriental Spa Garden is the ideal choice for an elegant and luxurious resort holiday. Lesser known amongst tourists and away from the busy crowds, this classic hotel offers a slice of authentic Tenerife with six acres of magnificent exotic gardens, ideal for a spot of sunbathing before visiting award winning The Oriental Spa Garden for one of the many rejuvenating therapies and fabulously inventive facilities such as ice-temples, whirlpools, underground music and garden waterbeds. A true sense of peace prevails throughout this spa sanctuary, offering the ideal destination for romance and relaxation.
For All Seasons Family Fun…
The Ritz-Carlton, Abama – Tenerife, Canary Islands
Blessed with year-round sunshine and set within a stunning 400-acres oceanfront estate The Ritz-Carlton, Abama offers everything you could want from a family holiday. Proudly boasting the largest Ritz Kids Club in Europe, children can get involved with the colourful calendar of activities, from mindfulness sessions and talent competitions to graffiti workshops and sports bootcamps, there’s something for every taste. Meanwhile, fun in the sun is easily found at the Ritz Kids outdoor playground, equipped with slides, swings, see-saws and trampolines, or at one of the family-friendly swimming pools. Adults need not miss out on the fun with an awarded spa promising new soothing rituals and treatments, a unique white sandy beach offering comfortable lounges to relax with fresh dishes from the Beach Club, and sensational eateries with delicious gastronomy – including two Michelin-starred venues!
For Exquisite Experiences…
Reid’s Palace, A Belmond Hotel, Madeira – Funchal, Portugal
Set on the cliffs overlooking the Bay of Funchal and Atlantic Ocean, Reid’s Palace, A Belmond Hotel, Madeira has been a standard-bearer for excellence on Madeira for over a century. The perfect place for a romantic break, this iconic hotel boasts a rich history of famous visitors, a timeless atmosphere, and the best in luxury accommodation. The lush gardens invite you to bask in the island’s sub-tropical climate, while The Spa at Reid’s Palace offers indulgent treatments by Natura Bisse, Aromatherapy Associates, and LaStone. Reid’s Palace is blessed with having some of the best fine dining restaurants in Funchal, with the William Restaurant serving innovative, contemporary cuisine so acclaimed it as earned the restaurant its first Michelin Star!
For Something Special Every Day….
VILA VITA Parc Resort & Spa – Algarve, Portugal
From dolphin-spotting, family yoga sessions and watersports, to programmes dedicated to golf-loving guests, a children’s club and a luxurious spa, this prized Portuguese resort provides an array of attractions that balance quality family moments with time-out for two. Highlights include eleven restaurants (including one with no less than two Michelin stars!), secluded sandy beaches, tennis courts and extensive golf facilities, while Annabela’s Kids’ Park invites four to 12-year-olds to embrace an ever-changing schedule of fun-filled activities, including beach games, mini golf, t-shirt painting, magic shows, baking cookies, excursions, pyjama parties and discos! Older kids, meanwhile, can celebrate their coastal surroundings by carving waves during expert-led surf lessons.