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The Olympics are fast approaching, and for those who are keen to escape the madness, we have some fantastic ideas and offers for getaways during the Games.

All prices include international flights and transfers unless otherwise stated and are subject to availability. T&Cs may apply.

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Bushcamp Company

Enjoy a superb and exciting itinerary exploring the further reaches of the South Luangwa and walking from camp to camp. Starting in the luxurious Mfuwe Lodge, head out to spot leopard, lion and elusive wild dog. Then head into the bush to stay at rustic little bush camps, ranged along the Luangwa River and its tributaries.

From £4,515pp sharing for 9 nights, full board, including safari activities, including economy class flights and taxes, transfers, most drinks and laundry.

New York, New York

Live it up with our superb exclusive offer at the Setai on Fifth Avenue, one of the finest hotels in the world. Each guest is assigned a personal assistant to help you get the most out of the city that never sleeps. You will benefit from specially low rates, and for every two nights you stay, we’ll include an extra night free, daily breakfast at the Michelin-starred Ai Fiori restaurant, a bottle of champagne on arrival, $100 Auriga spa credit and guaranteed late checkout.

From £1,765pp for 6 nights based on two people sharing on a B&B basis, including flights and private transfers.


Start in the historic quarter of bustling Bogota at the characterful Hotel de la Opera; next head of the beaten track to the charming colonial town of Villa de Leyva; then it’s onto Hacienda San Jose Pereira on the lush green slopes of Colombia’s Coffee Triangle; before soaking up the history and the sunshine at Hotel La Passion in picturesque Cartagena.

From £3,350pp for 11 nights based on two people sharing including all flights, private transfers and accommodation on a B&B basis.

East Coast Island Hopping in Thailand

Take a trip through the islands of Thailand’s beautiful East Coast. Begin on the sleepy island of Koh Phangan, with its quiet northern beaches. Next stop is Koh Samui, where the effortlessly cool and chic Six Senses Samui awaits, with fantastic Thai cuisine, your own private pool and all within easy reach of the restaurants and bars.

From £1,850pp for 5-nights at the Anantara Rasananda in a Pool Suite, followed by 5-nights at the Six Senses Samui in a Hideaway Villa, both on B&B basis, and incl. all flights and transfers. Travel 23 Jul - 31 Aug.

Four Seasons Kuda Huraa and Landaa Giraavaru, Maldives

Combine these two magical offerings from the world renowned Four Seasons. Begin your stay at the cosy, multi award winning Kuda Huraa, just a speedboat skip from Male and indulge in their unique island spa and one of their four magnificent restaurants. Move on to Landaa Giraavaru, taking the opportunity to set sail on their yacht while enjoying champagne and canapés.

From £5,640pp (saving £585pp) staying 7 nights in a Beach Pavilion with Pool at Kuda Huraa followed by 7 nights at Landaa Giraavaruin in a Beach Bungalow with Pool, on a B&B basis.

Labriz Resort & Spa, Seychelles

Escape to the lush tropical island of Silhouette in the Seychelles and enjoy a 40% discount off the accommodation, transfers and meal rates at the luxurious and contemporary Labriz Resort & Spa. With Beachfront Villas with direct beach access, a choice of 5 restaurants and a kids club for children from 4-12yrs old.

From £2,085pp (saving of £665pp) for a 7-night stay in a Beachfront Villa on a B&B basis, including flights and transfers. Valid for reservations confirmed before the end of April, travel up until 31 October 2012.

Maasai Mara and beach

Start at Little Naibor, with three days on exhilarating game drives in the Maasai Mara watching the migration of thousands of wildebeest, spending nights around the camp-fire listening to hippo by the river. Fly to Zanzibar for seven nights of luxury at Baraza, in a villa with private plunge pool and personal butler.

From £4,455pp for a family of four (2 adults and 2 children under 12 years old) on a fully inclusive basis including all flights, transfers and taxes.

Maradiva Villas, Mauritius

Maradiva Villas are set in a lush 27-acre setting, you are at the heart of a vibrant paradise. Defined by understated elegance and impeccable service, the Maradiva Villas experience in Mauritius includes an award winning Holistic spa, haute cuisine, and a private pool in the grounds of every villa.

From £2,605pp (saving £1,360) based on 7 nights in a Luxury Suite Villa on half board, traveling at the end of July 2012. Includes one free night and 20% early booking discount.


If you’re in search of more perfect powder this summer after the incredible ski season in Europe, why not take to Portillo’s world-class steep slopes. Start with a couple of nights at the ultra-hip boutique hotel The Aubrey in Santiago, before heading to Hotel Portillo in the majestic Andes for a week’s skiing. Portillo has an unparalleled setting and you can also go heli skiing here.

Price from £3,970pp, based on 2 nights in Santiago at The Aubrey on a B&B basis and a 7 nights in a Lakeview Room at Hotel Portillo, on a full board basis, including ski passes, flights and private transfers.

Quinto do Maranhao, Algarve

Set in Portugal and built in an authentic finca style with breath-taking views of the ocean, Quinto do Maranhao is a gorgeous luxury villa. Located near Lagos and only 1 hour from Faro airport, it’s a firm family favorite. Its white-washed walls, “shabby chic” interior, swimming pool, children’s play room and lawned garden mean it’s a great place to relax and take in the sea air. Sleeps 8.

From £12,400 for 4 adults and 4 children (£1,550pp) based on full board for 5.5 days and the services of our Scott Dunn chef, host and nanny, departing for 7 nights on the 25 July 2012.

Six Senses Ninh Van Bay, Vietnam

Tucked away in a stunning bay in central Vietnam, Six Senses Ninh Van Bay is a rustic yet utterly luxurious hide-away, only accessed by boat. With villas that sit on the beach, or even with steps leading straight into the pristine turquoise ocean. There's sublime Vietnamese cuisine and a Six Senses spa. During the Games, make the most of the fantastic stay 8, pay 4 offer.

From £1,950pp (saving (£1,010pp) based on 2 adults sharing a Beach Pool Villa for 8 nights on a B&B basis including flights and transfers. Travel from 1 May - 31 October 2012.

The Residence Tunis

An ideal escape at only three hours from the UK, the Residence Tunis allows you to relax in the thalasso-spa and on the beach, and then for some action at the hotel’s golf course. There's also sightseeing at the ancient Carthage and the charming town of Sidi Bou Said. The hotel itself is stunning, with colonial-chic architecture and a fresh and light atmosphere.

From £1,020pp for 7 nights based on two people sharing a Garden View Room with B&B, including flights, air taxes and transfers. One complimentary green-fee (2 per double room) per night.

Villa Sarieta

Set in Mallorca, Villa Sarieta is an ultra-modern and stylish barn conversion just 6km from the pretty town of Pollensa. Sleeping 6, it’s ideal for a family and it’s secluded location means that you’ll relax in style.

From £9,320 for 2 adults and 4 children (£1,550pp) based on full board for 5.5 days and the services of the Scott Dunn chef, host and nanny, departing for 7 nights on the 01 August 2012.

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