DD Travel: Beat the Back-to-School blues with amazing getaway packages!

first_imgAtlantic Travel have rolled out some amazing back to school deals from €185pp!All our deals include return flights, 7 nights accommodation, carry on baggage and airport transfers.Here in Atlantic Travel we have put together some fantastic Back to School Offers for those of you who are looking for some sunshine. As some of us are getting uniforms and lunch boxes in order and making sure pencils, rulers and school bags are at the ready the opportunity is there for lucky others to escape to the sun. Imagine… no overcrowded beaches, smaller ques and incredible value sometimes at less than half the price of peak time prices.We constantly are looking for the best value for our clients and this time of year certainly offers value! Airports are less busy, theme parks have smaller queues, the searing heat that sometimes can be overbearing has passed and you might even find space for your towel on the beach!We have 5 brilliant offers for you that are all coming in at least less than half the price of peak time. Without a doubt Portugal and Spain are the most popular destinations for shorthaul travel this year for the Irish market. So without further ado let me tell you about our first fantastic offer.Treat yourself to 7 nights in The Algarve from only €185pp.Departing on the 18th October you will stay in the 2* Mirachoro Apts. This apart hotel is situated just a short stroll from the famous beach of Praia da Rocha on the spectacular coastline and the centre of Portimão, the largest town of West Algarve, with its shops, restaurants and bars. Portimão Museum, marina, several beaches and golf courses are within easy reach.The town of Lagos with its historic old town and the 17th century fort, the Forte da Ponta da Bandeira, is just a short drive away. Pricing includes return airport transfers and carry on baggage. If you love The Algarve and really feeling like spoiling yourself why not upgrade to the 5* Forte Do Vale Hotel in Albufeira from only €399pp.This enchanting aparthotel features a privileged location in Albufeira, a popular coastal city in the southern Algarve region that has become a world-renowned holiday destination. Guests will find themselves some 40 kilometres from Faro Airport and a short walking distance from Cachoeira garden. It is ideal for those travellers wishing to enjoy the freedom of a self-catering accommodation and features a choice of fully­ equipped apartments featuring all the necessary services and facilities to provide the perfect home­away­from­home experience. The establishment includes two large outdoor pools surrounded by a spacious terrace with sun loungers and umbrellas, ideal to enjoy a moment of relaxation whilst soaking up the sun.This is available from €399pp departing on the 17th October and includes flights, accommodation and airport transfers.Next on our list is an offer to the Costa Del Sol from only €282pp.The Bajondillo Apartments have always been a very popular choice with Irish holidaymakers. It is located in the bustling area of Torremolinos. The hotel enjoys an idyllic setting just 25 metres from the beach and just 500 metres from the town centre and its myriad of shops, restaurants, bars and entertainment venues.Guests will appreciate the peaceful surroundings, yet are never far from the heart of the entertainment. The spacious apartments enjoy a tasteful style and offer a comfortable home away from home for all the family. They come well equipped with modern amenities and offer a haven of peace and tranquility in which to relax and unwind in comfort at the end of the day.This offer is available departing on the 19th October and includes flights from Dublin, accommodation, return airport transfers and carry on baggage.If you are looking for something a little special then we also have the 5* Senator Banus Spa outside Estepona on the Costa Del Sol from €340pp. This hotel lies just a short distance away from the centre of Estepona. You will find yourself within easy access of a wide range of restaurants, bars, the tourist centre and shopping opportunities. This hotel lies a short distance from the beach. The hotel comprises superbly­designed guest rooms, which ooze character and charm. The rooms are well equipped with modern amenities.This magnificent hotel features 3 restaurants, with something to tempt even the most discerning palate. Guests can indulge in the ultimate relaxation and invigoration in the spa.See the beautiful island of Corfu from only €365ppStay in the 3* Island Beach Resort in Kavos, flights departing from Dublin on 01 October.Kavos is a very bubbly place right at the southern end of Corfu. It sprang up in the Eighties as the island’s party capital, and it’s still bursting with enthusiasm as you’ll see from the numerous bars and clubs. The pace is non­stop on the beach, too, with its high quota of watersports – though you can always slow things down with a leisurely boat trip along the coast.Kavos comes with an 8­ kilometre strip of sand that’s etched with sunloungers. The water is quite shallow if you’re only up for a paddle, but it’s further out to sea that the action really happens. Banana rides, jet­skiing, water­skiing, doughnut rings – you name it, this beach has got it. There’s even bungee jumping and cage catapulting. Luckily, there are plenty of cafés and bars to refuel, too.The Island Beach complex is situated at prime location at the beach front (main buildings) in Kavos Village, the party center of Corfu.The village center is about 150m where you can find many bars, nightclubs, shops and restaurant. The hotel complex consists of two main buildings and many annex buildings which are situated about 100­250 m. away, on the opposite side of the street & beach.There is a reception, safe (for an extra fee), bar, restaurant, 2 fresh water swimming pools by each main building with sun terrace to relax after a night of partying. Sunbeds & umbrellas by the pools are available free of charge. Each of the main buildings has its Snack Bar, pool & beach bar. The Island Beach is very well known and popular amongst young people because of the events that are being organised there weekly-such as guest Dj parties, concerts, etc. All clients of Island Beach Resort & Annex get free entrance for these events (food /drink not included)Our final offer today is for Malta from €357pp.This 4* Topaz hotel is located in the centre of the famous seaside resort of Bugibba, in the northern part of the island. The closest local beach is approximately 15 minutes walk away. The town centre is also easily reachable on foot, where guests will find a variety of shops, bars restaurants and cafes. It is a 10­minute drive to Mosta Church and Valletta and 20 minutes to Hagar Qim. This is a perfect place for those travellers wishing to spend a nice holiday in a fabulous island.Depart on the 18th October from Dublin for 7 nights, price includes flights, accommodation, carry on baggage & airport transfers.Perhaps you only have 3 or 4 days to get away and not a full week? Not a problem. Get in contact with us and we can tailor make any duration for you all you have to do is ask.As always you can call into us on Oliver Plunkett Rd (opposite the library) or phone in on 074 9126193, send an email on [email protected] or message us on facebook.We look forward to getting you the best deal out there for your next trip away!DD Travel: Beat the Back-to-School blues with amazing getaway packages! was last modified: August 28th, 2016 by Elaine McCalligShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:atlantic travelBack to schoolcheap packagesget awayslast minute holidaytravel dealslast_img read more