With plenty of summer holiday bargains still available, long-haul tour operator Tropical Sky (www.tropicalsky.co.uk) has some excellent last minute packages with savings for those still seeking an affordable holiday this July and August. From Barbados to Bali and Mauritius to Malaysia, options include:
EGYPT: Splash Out In Sharm
Depart Gatwick on 24 July for seven nights on a full-board basis at the Ritz Carlton Sharm-El Sheikh from £649 per adult (saving £300) and £299 per child (saving £200). Facilities at this five-star resort include restaurants, four swimming pools, a fitness centre, spa, dive centre and kids’ club.
MAURITIUS: Indulge In An Island Paradise
Depart Heathrow late August and enjoy seven nights on an all-inclusive basis at the Maritim Hotel in Mauritius from £1,095 per adult (saving £304) and £810 per child (saving £100). There’s plenty to keep all entertained, with stunning beaches, watersports and a nine-hole golf course.
CARIBBEAN: Children Stay Free!
With children up to 16 staying for free and one of the best kids’ clubs in the Caribbean, the four-star Almond Resorts in St Lucia and Barbados are great options for families. Both resorts offer excellent facilities including a choice of restaurants, swimming pools and extensive land and watersports.
St Lucia: Depart Gatwick on 17 August for seven nights’ accommodation on an all-inclusive basis at the Almond Morgan Bay from £1,139 per adult and £459 per child.
Barbados: Depart Gatwick on 17 August for seven nights’ accommodation on an all-inclusive basis at the Almond Beach Village from £1,299 per adult and £459 per child.
THAILAND: Take Time Out In Phuket
Depart Heathrow on selected dates in August and stay 14 nights on a bed and breakfast basis in two studio rooms at Kantary Bay Hotel, Phuket from £1,299 per adult (saving £190) and £499 per child (saving £165). This charming seafront hotel offers swimming pools, a spa and watersports.
MALAYSIA: Lovely Langkawi
Depart Heathrow on selected dates in August and stay 14 nights on a bed and breakfast basis in two standard rooms at the Holiday Villa Resort, Langkawi from £1,449 per adult (saving £310) and £779 per child (saving £286). A four-star hotel with excellent amenities, services and service.
MALDIVES: Authentic & Charming
Depart Gatwick on 23 July for seven nights on a full-board basis at Vilu Reef Beach & Spa Resort in the Maldives from £1,529 per adult (saving £200) and £1,019 per child (saving £100). A small island retreat, Vilu Reef is ideal for families looking for a quiet, authentic Maldivian holiday.
BALI: Best Beaches
Depart Heathrow on selected dates in August and stay 14 nights on a bed and breakfast basis in two deluxe rooms at the Bali Tropic from £1,919 per adult (saving £280) and £840 per child (saving £220). A popular hotel for couples and families set in lush beach-side setting in Nusa Dua.
All prices include scheduled flights from London, resort transfers, taxes and surcharges. Child prices based on aged 16 and under for Caribbean and 12 and under for the rest of the world. To book visit www.tropicalsky.co.uk or telephone 0870 907 9600.