If you’re anything like us you probably spend most of the year browsing summer holiday deals and dreaming of some much-needed warmth and relaxation. And when it comes to arranging a trip away, we’re sure budget is a factor.
So with our independent, non-partisan hat on we’ve scoured the web for the best mid-range holiday breaks, based on a family of two adults and two children staying over the summer holidays.
Have a look at what the Flexicover team has sought out – all you need to do is pick your favourite!
Four nights in Malgrat de Mar, Spain for £155 per person
Longing for some Spanish sun but fancy something a little different from the Costa del Sol? Look no further than Malgrat de Mar on the Costa del Maresme, just an hour’s drive up the coast from Barcelona. You can book four nights at Aparthotel Iris from July 22 to 26 for just £155 per person, flying from London Gatwick to Barcelona via easyJet holidays. There’s plenty to love about Malgrat de Mar. It’s your classic fly-and-flop destination, with vast sandy beaches and plenty of friendly local restaurants, but no obnoxious nightclubs to ruin your tranquility. The nearest beach, Platja Malgrat Centre, is just an eight-minute walk away from the hotel and there’s also the convenience of having your own kitchen space.
Three nights in Šibenik, Croatia for £397 per person
A fantastic hotel pool can make a holiday. If you and your little ones love splashing around as much as we do, check out this fantastic three-night stay at the recently renovated Amadria Park Andrija in Šibenik, Croatia for £397 per person, flying from Manchester to Split. HolidayPirates is promoting this special offer for a holiday from August 19 to 22, although alternative dates and flights are available. There’s a large outdoor freshwater pool and a special kids’ pool, plus Mini Club and Summer Club activities programme to keep the little ones busy. It also means you’ll have plenty of time to head to the nearby wellness spa for some hard-earned rest and relaxation.
Seven nights in Florida, USA for £823 per person
A bank holiday summer break in Florida doesn’t have to be super expensive. With HolidayPirates, you can get seven nights in Orlando from August 25 to September 1 at the Ramada Plaza Resort & Suites International Drive on a bed-and-breakfast basis from £823 per person, flying from London Gatwick. There’s an outdoor heated pool at the hotel, which is located on the lakefront on International Drive. The Universal Orlando Resort, which includes the splashtastic Volcano Bay water park and the rollercoaster-lover’s paradise of the Island of Adventures, is just a ten-minute drive away, while Orlando’s Cocoa Beach is just an hour by car.
Four nights in Hurghada, Egypt for £664 per person
If you’re looking for sun on your summer holiday, Hurghada in Egypt is hard to beat. August is guaranteed to be dry and hot, with 13 hours of sunshine a day and average temperatures exceeding 30C - so make sure you bring plenty of suntan lotion! Book with Sunshine Holidays and you can get four nights at the all-inclusive Triton Empire Hotel for £664 per person. You’ll be flying from London Gatwick to Hurghada, jetting off on 10th August and returning on the 14th. Not only does the hotel boast three outdoor pools, but it also has its own private stretch of beach, while the vibrant downtown district of Al-Dahar is just around the corner.
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