Short Breaks

Short Breaks 2019/2020

Whether you're looking for a hotel or the complete package with travel & entertainment, we'll add something super to your short break.

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Over the years we've worked hard on building our website so that our customers have the freedom to book every element of their break in one place; 2-5 star hotels, rail travel, Eurostar, flights and mini-cruises, plus plenty of extras too. From theatre tickets to sightseeing and events around the UK and overseas, we can provide the entire package for a unique and unforgettable short break.

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Spring Savings

The Vamps at The O2, London

The Vamps at The O2, London
30% Off

The Vamps, whose hits include 'Somebody to You,' 'Wild Heart,' and 'Can We Dance,' are returning to the UK with their Four Corners UK & Ireland tour!

1 night + breakfast + premium seat ticket + VIP Lounge from £95pp

Come From Away

Come From Away

This joyous new musical shares the incredible real-life story of the 7,000 air passengers that became grounded in Canada during the wake of 9/11, and the small Newfoundland community that invited these ‘come from aways’ into their lives.

1 night + ticket from £80pp

Alton Towers Break

Alton Towers Break

With adrenaline-fuelled rollercoasters, virtual reality rides and an abundance of other exciting attractions, an Alton Towers Break should be top of your list for your next, fun-filled trip away. Perfect for a day out with family or friends!

1 night + 1 day entry from £53pp


Bournemouth Dinner Deal

Bournemouth Dinner Deal

The 3* West Cliff Hotel offers superb leisure club facilities. Ideally located close to the town centre, Bournemouth’s array of shops, restaurants, and beaches are just a 5 minute stroll away.

2 nights + breakfast + dinner + wine on arrival from £79pp

London Afternoon Tea Break

London Afternoon Tea Break

The 4* Colonade Hotel is situated in Little Venice, one of London's most scenic areas, next to the Regent's Canal. Enjoy a break to the capital with the added treat of an afternoon tea!

2 nights + breakfast + afternoon tea from £170pp

Minicruise to Bruges

Minicruise to Bruges

An overnight minicruise gives you a perfect opportunity to relax on-board on your way to the picturesque town of Bruges. Enjoy the well-preserved medieval town centre and take a carriage ride or sample the local chocolates and waffles!

2 nights on board + 1 night in Bruges from £149pp


Yorkshire

Yorkshire

At the heart of Yorkshire sits the historic city of York. Amble down its spider's web of medieval streets and awe at its Minster; one of the most beautiful Gothic cathedrals in the world.

2 nights at 3* Queen's Hotel, York + breakfast
from £94pp

Torquay

Torquay

Located on the stunning English Riviera, Torquay has plenty to offer including exhilarating water sports, breath-taking scenery and 22 miles of golden beaches.

2 nights at 4* The Imperial Torquay + breakfast
from £82pp

Blackpool

Blackpool

One of Britain's best loved seaside towns, Blackpool has something to offer the whole family with a kaleidoscope of colourful attractions, white-knuckle rides and miles of golden sands.

2 nights at 4* The Big Blue Hotel + breakfast
from £80pp

City vs Country

Do you day dream about museums and nightlife, or are you longing for an escape to a peaceful retreat? Either way, we have a range of breaks that will suit whatever kind of escape you want.

4* Holiday Inn Edinburgh

4* Holiday Inn Edinburgh

A short walk from the fantastic Edinburgh Zoo and Murrayfield Stadium, the Holiday Inn Edinburgh is an excellent base from which to explore the beautiful Scottish capital.
2 nights + breakfast + 1st night dinner from £88pp

4* Best Western Premier
Gleddoch Hotel, nr Glasgow

4* Best Western Premier
Gleddoch Hotel, nr Glasgow

Just a short drive from Glasgow, this hotel is the perfect base. Set on picturesque grounds with modern facilities, you will be refreshed in no time.
2 nights + breakfast + 1st night dinner from £140pp

4* Princess Street Hotel,
Manchester

4* Princess Street Hotel,
Manchester

This stunning grade II listed building situated in the centre of the vibrant city of Manchester. This hotel is the ideal base for exploring the many sights, shops and sounds of the city centre.
2 nights + breakfast + 1st night dinner from £104pp


3* Arrochar Hotel, Highlands

3* Arrochar Hotel, Highlands

Picturesquely placed on the shores of Loch Long and at the foot of the Arrochar Alps, the Arrochar hotel commands stunning views across the Loch and the mountains.
2 nights + breakfast + 1st night dinner from £81pp

3* Dornoch Hotel, Sutherland

3* Dornoch Hotel, Sutherland

Set in its own grounds overlooking the esteemed Royal Dornoch Golf Course and bordering pristine beaches, the Dornoch Hotel waits to welcome you for a relaxing and comfortable stay.
2 nights + breakfast + 1st night dinner from £84pp

3* Wynchwood Park Hotel & Golf Club, Crewe

3* Wynchwood Park Hotel & Golf Club, Crewe

Ideally located between historic Chester and vibrant Manchester, Wychwood Park Hotel & Golf Club has something to offer for everyone. The hotel enjoys stunning views over the Cheshire countryside.
2 nights + breakfast + 1st night dinner from £65pp

 

Overseas Breaks

Overseas Short Breaks

Relax and unwind overseas

As the weather gets warmer, it's time to take a trip overseas! With so many destinations to choose from, we've showcased some of our favourites for a fun international break.

Fancy a city break? We've got all the top spots in Europe.

Dublin

Dublin

Soak up Ireland’s famous culture and friendly atmosphere on our Dublin city breaks. Ireland’s capital city is home to Dublin Castle, St Patrick’s Cathedral and the Old Jameson Distillery amongst other excellent attractions.

2 nights + breakfast + flights from £144pp

Lisbon

Lisbon

A Lisbon city break is perfect for those looking for old-world charm with a vibrant ambience. The oldest city in Western Europe, Lisbon is a big enough to be exciting and vibrant, but small enough to be a friendly and welcoming holiday destination.

3 nights + breakfast + flights from £200pp

Prague

Prague

Our city breaks to Prague are jam-packed with things to see and do. This exciting, bohemian city is one of the most exciting places in Europe and is home to striking architecture and eye catching art.

3 nights + breakfast + flights from £168pp

 

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French Riviera

French Riviera

Stretching along the French coast of the Mediterranean Sea, the French Riviera is one of the finest places to visit in Europe. Guests can visit famous destinations such as St. Tropez in affluent Monaco, or even the glamorous home of Cannes Film Festival.

3 nights + breakfast + flights from £183pp

Palma

Palma

Made up of stunning sandy beaches and a myriad of historical sites, Palma is an ideal location for a Balearic break. On our Palma city breaks you can explore the likes of BasIlica De Sant Francesc, or the ancient Arab Baths.

4 nights + breakfast + flights from £145pp

Malta

Malta

Located in the central Mediterranean, holidays in Malta have become a haven for visitors from around the world. With beautiful weather all year round and warm inviting seas, anyone on a Malta beach holiday can expect a relaxing, peaceful, time.

4 nights + breakfast + flights from £114pp

Yorkshire Short Breaks

Yorkshire Short Breaks

We may be a little biased, as Yorkshire is our home, but you can't beat this region for a short break. Stunning countryside, historic cities and villages, and breathtaking coastlines make up this amazing county. Whichever kind of break you're looking for, Yorkshire has something for you.

Rudding Park Hotel

4* Rudding Park, Harrogate

Set in 300 acres of private parkland, this privately owned hotel fuses contemporary design with traditional elegance, and provides a serene place to enjoy a relaxing spa break in North Yorkshire

1 night + breakfast + dinner + spa treatment
from £248pp

Raithwaite Estate

5* Raithwaite Estate, Whitby

The 100-acre Raithwaite Estate, with its beautiful landscaped grounds, is located near Whitby on the picturesque North Yorkshire coast. The historic town of Whitby is just a 5-minute drive away.

1 night + breakfast + spa treatment
from £125pp

4* Hazelwood Castle, Tadcaster

4* Hazelwood Castle, Tadcaster

Set in 77 acres of tranquil wooded parkland, the castle is steeped in a history of knights and kings. The former monastery and retreat offers 35 tastefully individually designed bedrooms that are each themed after a flower.

1 night + breakfast + dinner from £172pp


4* Ascend Cedar Court, Harrogate

4* Ascend Cedar Court, Harrogate

This magnificent Edwardian Manor House is set within 12 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens, just a short drive from Southampton city centre.

2 nights + breakfast + 1st night dinner from £109pp

4* Hilton Sheffield Friday Night Out

4* Hilton Sheffield Friday Night Out

Enjoy the quayside location of the Hilton Sheffield hotel, just 2 minutes' walk from the city centre, perfect for your night out on the town.

1 night + breakfast + drink on arrival + dinner + nightlife voucher from £72pp

4* The Met Leeds Friday Night Out

4* The Met Leeds Friday Night Out

Superbly located in the heart of Leeds city centre, the hotel offers luxurious accommodation a mere stone’s throw from the city’s top attractions and finest shopping destinations.

1 night + breakfast + drink on arrival + dinner + nightlife voucher from £65pp

England Short Breaks

We've grouped together some of the finest and most traditional breaks that England has to offer. From York to Wishaw, there’s something for everyone.

Experience fantastic Northern England

3* Best Western Burn Hall, York

3* Best Western Burn Hall, York

The Burn Hall Hotel is located on the A19 north of the city of York. The hotel is perfectly situated for exploring the beautiful North Yorkshire countryside, as well as being just a few miles from York, with its superb shopping and visitor attractions.

2 night stay + breakfast + dinner + cream tea + access to Birds of Prey Centre from £110pp

3* Beech Hill Hotel and Spa, Windermere

3* Beech Hill Hotel and Spa, Windermere

Situated on the shores of Lake Windermere, the Beech Hill Hotel & Spa makes an ideal base for exploring the picturesque Lake District National Park. Why not enjoy a cruise on Lake Windermere or explore the hills and mountains.

2 night stay + breakfast + first nights dinner from £129pp

4* Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel

4* Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel

Mercure Darlington King’s Hotel is centrally located in the historic town. An ideal base for conducting business in Newton Aycliffe, Stockton, Teesside, County Durham and North Yorkshire and is only 30 minutes from Newcastle.

2 night stay + breakfast + afternoon tea from £94pp

Enjoy vibrant Central England

3* The Northwick Hotel, Evesham

3* The Northwick Hotel, Evesham

The Northwick Hotel is situated in the fashionable waterside area of Evesham on the banks of the River Avon, this 18th-century coaching inn offers a range of on-site facilities including modern digital conveniences and an on-site bar.

2 night stay + breakfast + first night dinner from £93pp

4* The Belfrey, Wishaw

4* The Belfrey, Wishaw

Situated close to Birmingham and the M6, the Belfry hotel is easily accessible, but once you are here the hustle and bustle of daily life will feel a million miles away. 4 star accommodation, exquisite dining and an array of leisure facilities create a relaxing retreat like no other at the Belfry hotel.

2 night stay + breakfast + first night dinner from £180pp

3* Hollin House Hotel, Macclesfield

3* Hollin House Hotel, Macclesfield

Grand Victorian architecture, landscaped grounds and an inviting ambience create the perfect getaway at the Hollin Hall Hotel. Nestled in the Serene Valley, the hotel sits on the edge of the Peak District and has a wealth of walking trails, golf courses and outdoor activities on its doorstep

2 night stay + breakfast + first night dinner from £75pp


Treat yourself to a brilliant Southern England Break

3* Brookfield House, Emsworth

3* Brookfield House, Emsworth

Idylically located within the Chichester Harbour area of Outstanding Natural Beauty where the sea meets the South Downs National Park, the Brookfield Hotel is an ideal base to discover and explore the South Coast.

2 night stay + breakfast + first night dinner
from £115pp

3* Hickstead Hotel, Hickstead

3* Hickstead Hotel, Hickstead

The Hickstead Hotel sits within 7 acres of magnificent Surrey countryside and offers a scenic, peaceful and relaxing location to all visitors. Although tranquil and secluded, the Hickstead Hotel is just 20 minutes from Gatwick Airport and within easy reach of Brighton.

1 night stay + breakfast + afternoon tea
from £55pp

3* Corner House Hotel, Taunton

3* Corner House Hotel, Taunton

Stylish, comfortable and superbly located, the Corner House Hotel is everything you want in a Taunton hotel. Located just 700 metres from the town centre and minutes from the M5, leading to Bristol and Exeter, there is so much to see and do nearby.

1 night stay + breakfast + bottle of Prosecco + complimentary car parking from £41pp

 

Travelling is one of the best ways to appreciate the natural beauty of the Earth. The impressive glaciers and northern lights in Iceland, the stunning Irish coastline, the lush beaches of Portugal – a whole world of wonders are waiting for you! So are you going to stay at home for another week of the same old or get out there? See more with Super Break.

Akureyri, North Iceland

Akureyri, North Iceland

Experience the beauty of the northern lights in the exclusive destination of Akureyri including 2 amazing excursions!

3 nights + return flights + 2 excursions worth £200 + airport transfers from £699pp

Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg, Austria

Explore the glacial landscapes and rolling meadows of the ‘Sound of Music’ country in this picturesque city with views of the Eastern Alps.

2 nights + breakfast + return flights from £213pp

Belfast, Northern Ireland

Belfast, Northern Ireland

Belfast is the perfect base to explore the rugged beauty of the Antrim Coast and see the spectacular Giant’s Causeway.

2 nights + breakfast + return flights from £139pp


Venice, Italy

Venice, Italy

Along with a rich history and culture, experience the Adriatic lagoon waters and islands of Venice – the floating city.

3 nights + breakfast + return flights from £146pp

Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon is the perfect Summer break with waterfront walks, fine sandy beaches and the lush hills and palaces of Sintra.

3 nights + breakfast + return flights from £252pp

Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik, Iceland

Enjoy the great outdoors and hours of daylight during the summer, allowing you endless time to get out and explore.

3 nights + breakfast + return flights from £382pp

City Breaks

Barcelona

Our Barcelona city breaks make for an ideal Spanish escape. With out wide range of Barcelona flight and hotel packages, your customers can soak up the sun on the edge of the Mediterranean.

3 Nights + Return Flights from £112pp

Krakow

Krakow city breaks are ideal for discovering the history behind Europe's most interesting places. Filled with stunning architecture, picturesque streets and plentiful examples of world-class art.

3 Nights + Return Flights from £144pp

Amsterdam

Amsterdam city breaks are a perfect way to experience the beauty of the Dutch capital. Hire a bicycle to explore the city, stroll along the canals and visit the world's only floating flower market.

2 Nights + Return Flights from £124pp

Bruges

Enjoy a Bruges city break and discover the charm of the 'Venice of the North' teeming with canals and quaint medieval houses. Your customers will see for themselves the timeless appeal of the picturesque historic Belgian city.

2 Nights + Return Flights from £188pp


Luxurious country retreats, cottages by the coast, bustling cities and exciting nightlife - we've got it all!

Wherever you decide to go, just know that we can help with all those fiddly extras to make sure you don't miss out on any of the action. You know, the ones that make your escape extra special - rail tickets, seats at the theatre, organising visits to top attractions and so much more.

Take your pick...

Dinner Deals

Why not treat your taste buds to one of our dinner inclusive breaks? With a whole range of hotels across the UK on offer, bringing you great menus and amazing deals, you'll be spoilt for choice.

Afternoon Tea Stays

Sumptuous summer strawberries, fabulously fruity jam, sponge cakes so fluffy they float - whatever takes your fancy, we have a fantastic selection of stays with Afternoon Tea available.

Murder Mystery

Enjoy a suspense-packed Murder Mystery break with dinner, entertainment and breakfast. With stays available UK wide, you're never far away from making the bust of the century!

Friday Nights Out

Living for the weekend? you've come to the right place. If you're looking for bright lights, great drinks and even better deals, we have everything you need.

Spa Breaks

Sometimes you need to take a step back and relax. Whether you're treating a loved one, celebrating a brithday or just fancy spoiling yourself.

Events & Concerts

From the thud of the drum to the final whistle, we boast a top selection of shows and events. Plus, to make things simple, all of our event breaks include a hotel stay too!

Attractions

Whether you're booking a family getaway or seeking thrills with friends, there's so much to choose from across the UK including everything from Thorpe Park Resort to Chester Zoo.

London Attractions

If you look around the skyscrapers, in-between the red buses and over the black cabs, London will reveal a playground chock-full of activities and adventures waiting to be discovered.

Theatre

This is where the story starts, where the magic begins. Dazzling productions, stunning stage-sets and all your favourite shows await in London's West End and across the UK.

Latest Deals

Malta Short Breaks

Now on Sale!

1 night stay + ticket from £99pp

In celebration of the 100-year anniversary of the tomb discovery, the boy king's priceless tomb artefacts will visit London one final time while a new permanent resting place for the treasures is constructed at the Grand Egyptian Museum in Cairo.

TUTANKHAMUN: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh features over 150 stunning authentic tomb objects including 60 on display outside Egypt for the first time. This is an absolute must-see cultural event and final opportunity to experience the magic and mystery of Tutankhamun before his treasures return to Egypt forever.

Don't miss out - sellouts anticipated!


Taking off in 2018, our inaugural flights to Akureyri in North Iceland provide the first ever direct route from the UK to this incredible part of the world. Following huge demand, we're now creating more new flights and travel experiences, with departures launching to seven European hotspots.

Malta Short Breaks

Malta: Mdina & Gozo Breaks

+ Return flights from a range of regional airports
+ 3 or 4 night stay in Sliema, Qawra or St Julians
+ Mdina at Nightfall
Gozo Calypso's Island experiences

from £549pp

Montenegro Short Breaks

Montenegro, Croatia & Adriatic Coast

Return flights from a range of regional airports
3 or 4 night stay in your choice of either Budva or Heceg Novi
Dubrovnik - Pearl of the Adriatic Full Day Tour
+ Montenegro Full Day Tour

from £649pp

Madeira Short Breaks

Madeira: Funchal & Island Experience

Return flights from a range of regional airports
+ 7 night stay in Funchal
+ Panoramic Island Tour
Funchal City Sightseeing Tour

from £799pp

Verona Short Breaks

Verona, Venice & Lake Garda

+ Return flights from a range of regional airports
+
3 or 4 night stay in Verona
+ Lake Garda - Full Day Tour
+ Venice - Jewel of the Adriatic Afternoon/Evening Tour

from £549pp

Seville Short Breaks

Seville: Authentic Andalucia

Return flights from a range of regional airports
+ 4 or 5 day stay in Seville
+ Seville discovery ticket
+ Full Day excursion to visit Jerez & Cadiz

from £549pp

Iceland Short Breaks

Incredible Iceland

Return flights from a range of regional airports
+ 3 or 4 nights hotel stays
+ Search for the Northern Lights Tour
+ Land of Ice and Fire Experience

from £719pp


Macdonald Old England hotel & Spa

Lakes Staycation at Macdonald Hotels

Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa is one of the finest 4-star Lake District hotels. Set on the shores of Lake Windermere - England's largest lake - our hotel offers the best of breathtaking scenery and exceptional facilities. From unrivalled views over our mature lawns, to private jetties and moorings on the lake - our hotel proves a popular choice for family holidays or romantic getaways this winter

UK Breaks & Hotel Stays

P&O 5 Night Christmas Minicruise and Stay

4* Hilton Rotterdam

5 nights + accommodation + breakfast + lunch from £389pp

Our festive minicruises to Rotterdam include 2 nights on-board P&O Ferries Minicruise with breakfast and dinner, return coach transfers and 3 nights in the 5* Hilton Rotterdam including breakfast and a 4 course dinner on Christmas Day.