PLAN AHEAD: Holidays to book now for 2021

Coronavirus has upset the travel industry and all those who love it, use it and rely on it in so many ways, but one thing we all know is that we will be able to travel again (hopefully soon) and Olympic Holidays want to give us something to look forward to without the financial risk. Book any of their trips today with only a £89pp deposit and pay the balance nearer to the time of travel. And as a bonus they have pulled together and unbeatable list of deals at some of their most popular properties.

Elounda Blu, Crete – save up to 20%

Stunning bay and mountain views from the rooms, pools, restaurants and private beach create an unforgettable setting at the Elounda Blu hotel by Domes Resorts, a perfect base for enjoying the attractions of Aghios Nikolaos and Elounda. The four-star, adults-only hotel has three restaurants, an outdoor pool, a spa and fitness centre. The wide choice of accommodation includes suites with a private or shared pool, or a hot tub. The famous Elounda windmills are within 45 minutes’ walk.

Olympic Holidays (www.olympicholidays.com; 020 8492 6868) offer 7 nights at Elounda Blu from £636pp staying on half board basis in a bungalow garden view room including luggage, transfers and flights from Gatwick. Price based on 2 adults sharing, May 2021 departure.

Total price for the trip would be £1,272.84 which represents a saving of £603.38.

To secure it now, you’d need to pay £178 (£89pp) then pay the balance 12 weeks prior to departure.

 

Ikos Aria, Kos – save up to 2021

In a wonderfully serene setting stretching over 47 acres and fringed by the dazzling Kos coastline, the Ikos Aria delivers on the promise of the Dodecanese and the Aegean Sea’s beguiling beauty, fascinating culture and warm hospitality. Ikos Aria overflows with style and touches of unique brilliance, all complemented by the award-winning Infinite Lifestyle which ensures virtually every element of the guests’ stay is already included in the original cost, leaving them to relax and enjoy lasting memories.

Olympic Holidays (www.olympicholidays.com; 020 8492 6868) offer 7 nights at Ikos Aria from £1,326pp staying on an All Inclusive Ultra Basis in a double inland view room including luggage, transfers and flights from Gatwick. Price based on 2 adults sharing, May 2021 departure.

Total price for the trip would be £2,625 which represents a saving of £506.80.

To secure it now, you’d need to pay £178 (£89pp) then pay the balance 12 weeks prior to departure.

 

Akti Imperial Hotel & Spa, Rhodes – save up to 40%

On the waterfront, a private underground path connects the outdoor pool to the beach so families can spend their days swimming and having splashy fun. Sporty guests can enjoy free use of the gym, tennis facilities, basketball and beach volleyball, with canoes and pedalos on the beach.  Take a dip in the indoor heated swimming pool before relaxing in the sauna, steam bath or Jacuzzi. The main pool area of the Akti Imperial Hotel and Spa is where the daily activity programme begins and in the evenings there are shows seven nights a week in the open-air theatre. Don’t forget to try the Greek evening with live band and folk dancers or a cabaret show. The all-inclusive package features buffet breakfast while lunch and dinner include traditional Greek dishes and international cuisine such as sushi, pizza and pasta. Akti Imperial Hotel & Spa is in Ixia, a five-minute drive from Rhodes Town where the historic old town meets the upscale shops and waterfront bars of the new town. Heading further west is the idyllic Valley of the Butterflies nature reserve and the Filerimos Monastery as well as more beaches than you could ever wish for.

Olympic Holidays (www.olympicholidays.com; 020 8492 6868) offer 7 nights at Akti Imperial Hotel & Spa from £701pp staying on an All Inclusive Ultra Basis in a twin room including flights from Gatwick. Price based on 2 adults sharing, May 2021 departure.

 

Total price for the trip would be £1,401.44 which represents a saving of £568.38.

To secure it now, you’d need to pay £178 (£89pp) then pay the balance 12 weeks prior to departure.