RTÉ Travel's Ed Leahy rounds up the best late deals and holiday offers.
Explore the Bodrum Peninsula with WingsAbroad
WingsAbroad, the Turkish holiday specialists, have extended their Shannon to Bodrum route for 2013.
Stay at the 3* Summer Garden, Bitez, in a self-catering studio from only €429pp
Stay at the Special Category Kaseria Hotel, Gumbet, on a B&B basis from only €439pp
Stay at the 3* Sami Beach Hotel, Gumbet, on a B&B basis from only €479pp
Stay at the 3* Baba Beach Hotel, Gumbet, on a B&B basis from only €479pp.
Prices includes: Return flights ex. Shannon, 7 nights’ accommodation as stated, return airport transfers and charges.
For more information, visit www.wingsabroad.ie or call 01 8719444.
Madeira Offers from Concorde Travel
From only €479pp, you can escape this February to the island of the eternal spring with these great offers from Concorde Travel:
Departure date: 3 February 2013
Stay at the 3* Dorisol Hotel, on a b&b basis from €479pp
Stay at the 4* Madeira Panoramico, on a b&b basis from €659pp
Stay at the 4* Lince Lido Atlantico, on a b&b basis from €669pp
Stay at the 4* Four Views Baia, on a b&b basis, from €699pp
Stay at the 5* Vidamar Resort, on a b&b basis, in a sea view room, from €729pp
Stay at the 5* Madeira Regency Palace, on a b&b basis, from €749pp
Stay at the 5* Melia Madeira Mare, on a b&b basis, from €799pp
Stay at the 5* Pestana Casino Park, on a b&b basis, from €799pp
For more information, visit www.concordetravel.ie or call (01) 775 9300.
Jameson Dublin International Film Festival with Hotels.com
The annual Jameson Dublin International Film Festival takes place from 14th - 24th February with yet another jam packed programme of events and screenings for film lovers everywhere.
This year’s festival will see a number of famous faces come to Dublin including celebrated actor, producer and director Danny DeVito who will be in town to attend a special tribute event. Avail of the following hotel offers:
The Gibson Hotel (****)
Prices from €99 per room per night
The Ballsbridge Hotel (***)
Prices from €65 per room per night
O'Callaghan Davenport Hotel (***)
Prices from €98 per room per night
Harrington Hall (****)
Prices from €69 per room per night
To book these offers, visit www.hotels.com.
Sunway Summer Sunshine Offers
From Dublin, Cork, Shannon & Knock
Lanzarote from €399
From Dublin, Cork, Shannon
Turkey from €399
From Dublin & Cork
Costa Del Sol from €449
Algarve from €399
Gran Canaria from €399
Lisbon from €619
From Dublin, Knock & Kerry
Majorca from €379
Morocco from €369
Bulgaria from €449
Sicily from €549
Madeira from €679
Fuerteventura from €399
Cyprus from €539
Sorrento from €549
Tunisia from €349
Corfu from €649
For more information, visit www.sunway.ie or call 01-2886828.
European Offers from the Travel Department
Madrid & Central Spain - Price: €779
Depart 7 May from Dublin to Madrid with Aer Lingus. Spend 7 nights at the 3-star Hotel Maria Cristina on HB basis. Enjoy a half-day guided city tour of the UNESCO World Heritage site of Toledo plus a full day tour of the centre of the city followed by a walking tour to see the Plaza Mayor, the Royal Palace and the Puerta del Sol to see the famous clock. Also included is a full guided day excursion to the UNESCO World Heritage site of Avila, entrance to the birthplace of Santa Teresa is included and a full day tour of Aranjuez & Chinchon where you will visit the Royal Palace and its spectacular gardens before continuing on to Chinchon, a quintessential Spanish town dating back to the 15 century, where you spend plenty of free time for sightseeing, tapas and shopping.
Nice & the Cote d’Azur – Price €439
Depart 25 February from Dublin to Nice with Aer Lingus. Transfer on arrival and spend 4 nights in the 3-star Hotel de Suede. This holiday includes a full day of sightseeing to Cap Ferrat and Monaco, visiting Rothschild Villa & Gardens and a half-day guided walking tour of Nice Old Town. You will also have plenty of free time to relax and enjoy the beautiful French Riviera. You will enjoy a half day excursion to St Paul de Venice on your last day with onward transfer to Nice airport for your return flight to Dublin
For more information, visit www.traveldepartment.ie or call 01 637 1600.