We’ve all got our fingers crossed that we’ll finally be able to get some sun this year.
And with foreign travel looking a little more hopeful thanks to Monday’s ‘traffic light’ announcement, we can all start planning a much-needed getaway for Autumn 2021.
To make it easier for you, we’ve already sniffed out some of the hottest holiday deals out there right now.
So if you fancy a trip to sunkissed Santorini or want to join the A-listers in Dubai, read on.
Magnificent Mexico, here we come.
Savour seven nights at the five-star Finest Playa Mujeres in Cancun, which overlooks the ocean, on an all-inclusive board basis (including return direct flights from London) from £1,271pp, saving up to £1,200 per couple.
It’s based on selected travel dates between September 1 and 30, 2021. Book by April 19.
Find out more at netflights.com.
With its striking blue and white buildings and crystal clear waters, Greece’s most instagrammable destination is calling your name.
Save up to 66% on a five-night trip for two in Santorini with a fully refundable voucher deal, which nabs you a romantic suite at the four-star Sea Sound White Katikies.
Choose your preferred dates (1 May-30 Jun; 21 Sep-31 Oct, 2021 & 2022) and relax for just £229pp. Flights not included.
Find out more at travelzoo.com.
On the Seychelles shore
If you want to give your isolation a splendidly tropical twist, then the Seychelles, an archipelago scattered in the western Indian Ocean, is just the ticket.
Save up to £1,030 per couple with seven nights’ full board at the five-star Constance Ephelia on a full-board basis, including return flights from London Heathrow with Etihad Airways.
From £2,029, based on selected travel from September 1 to 30, 2021. Book by April 15.
Find out more at travelbag.co.uk.
Need some bargain Dubai luxury? Try the Avani Deira Dubai Hotel, which includes a rooftop pool among its five-star delights and is in credit card-waving distance of two shopping malls and the historic Deira Creek.
An 11-night stay at the Avani Deira Dubai Hotel starts at £419pp, including return flights from London Gatwick, based on two adults sharing.
Find out more at holidaypirates.com.
Treat the whole family to a five-star adventure in Turkey. While little ones go wild at the aqua parks, grown-ups can lounge by one of the eight outdoor pools.
And if that sounds too exhausting, a trip to the hotel’s Turkish baths should soothe some of the last year’s troubles away.
A seven night all-inclusive stay at the Granada Luxury Belek costs £496 per person (including return flights from London Stansted), based on 2 adults and 2 children sharing from 22 October 2021.
Find out more at loveholidays.com.
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