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Romantic autumn breaks

If you are looking to get away as a couple this autumn; take a look at these romantic breaks.

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

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Fundu Lagoon, Zanzibar

Fundu Lagoon is a barefoot luxury lodge on the remote island of Pemba, part of the Zanzibar archipelago. The spacious thatched rooms are the epitome of shabby chic. At high tide, the white beach is perfect for swimming, while at low tide you can explore the reef. The rarely dived waters around Pemba are among the richest and the snorkeling and diving are out of this world.

From £2,570pp based on two adults sharing in a Hillside Room on a fully inclusive basis for 7 nights. Enjoying the 7 nights for the price of 5 offer.

Sunny California

Fall is a blissful time in California. Summer crowds have dispersed and off-the-beaten path you can have the forests, fields and beaches to yourself. San Francisco, often shrouded in fog in summer, sees some of its sunniest days and it's wine crushing time in the Napa Valley. Following the Pacific Highway down Big Sur, The Post Ranch Inn offers pampering from its cliff top perch, the ‘American Riviera’ and wine region of Santa Barbara is gorgeous and LA's Santa Monica pier, Rodeo Drive and the Hollywood Hills await.

From £3,500pp for a 10 night fly-drive including car hire with unlimited mileage.


When the summer crowds have been and gone, Bali once again becomes the perfect island escape for a romantic break away. With fantastic weather and some of the most spectacular private pool villas in the world, indulge in spa treatments, walk along the beach and soak up the rich culture in Ubud, whilst your private butler can take care of anything you need, from yoga lessons to dining at some of the islands finest restaurants.

From £4,700pp based on two people sharing a Pool Villa at the Chedi Club and the Club at the Legian on a B&B basis, including private transfers throughout.

Cape Town and Winelands

Spend a few days exploring the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town, staying at More Quarters apartments in an exclusive and peaceful part of the “city bowl”, close to the wonderful restaurants of Kloof and Long Streets. Then head to the Winelands, staying in the pretty town of Franschhoek in a picturesque valley at the Auberge Clermont, a lovely boutique guesthouse in its own vineyard, within easy reach of many world class restaurants and a plethora of wine farms.

From £1,930pp based on two adults sharing in a standard room for 6 nights on a full board basis, including car hire.

Verdura, Sicily

This exclusive resort on the south coast of Sicily has a wonderful sense of space, set in 230 hectares of rolling countryside with 1.8km of untouched private coastline. The rooms and suites are built into the landscape, each with private terraces or balconies and sea views. The interior design by Olga Polizzi mixes understated modern style with traditional Sicilian touches. Perfect for Fall sunshine in one of the most romantic countries in the world.

From £1,350pp based on 2 sharing a deluxe room for 7 nights in October on B&B basis including private transfers from Palermo airport, excludes flights.

The Oberoi, Mauritius

Set across 20 acres of immaculate gardens and offering a sense of exclusivity, the luxury pavilions and villas have their own private gardens, some with their own pools. Treat yourself to a massage, play tennis, windsurf or take advantage of their amazing “Touching Senses” program – star gazing seems to be a strong favorite!

From £1,985pp (total saving £1,580) based on 2 people sharing a Luxury Pavilion on a B&B basis, for travel until 30 September 2013.


The colorful leaves of the Imperial palace gardens are to the Japanese Fall what cherry blossoms are to Spring. Enjoy a traditional Saki on the 38th floor of the Mandarin Oriental looking over the bright lights of Tokyo. In Kyoto put on a Kimono and feel your spirit rise as you wander through the small city streets, temples, shrines, historical buildings, and the famous Geisha district. End your day with a soak in a natural hot spring.

From £2,550pp for 7 nights combining Tokyo and Kyoto, on a B&B basis.

Castiglion del Bosco, Tuscany

Staying at Castiglion del Bosco is a rare opportunity to enjoy Tuscany the way it is meant to be experienced - on a magnificent country estate nestled among rolling hills, sweeping vineyards and centuries-old farmhouses. It is the perfect autumn escape for romance, culture and delicious food.

From £3,700pp based on 2 sharing a Borgo room for 14 nights on B&B basis, including car hire, in September 2013.

Six Senses Zighy Bay, Oman

Escape to the remote and spectacular surroundings of Zighy Bay in Oman’s northern Musandam Peninsula. Each room is a free standing villa with its own plunge pool and outdoor terrace which is perfect for private dining. There are many outdoor activities to keep you entertained such as hiking, mountain biking and diving and of course a Six Senses Spa for complete relaxation.

From £1,572pp based on two adults staying 7 nights in a Pool Villa on a B&B basis inclusive of private airport transfers.

Las Vegas and Grand Canyon

Once the desert sun goes down, take a stroll along The Strip, which comes alive with millions of lights, dancing fountains, volcanoes, and the Eiffel Tower - all on one street; while there also superb shows from the permanent Cirque du Soleil to incredible rock extravaganzas and sports events. Fly by Beechcraft 900D out to the Grand Canyon then board a helicopter to swoop through the Canyon itself, before taking time to explore the trails by foot.

From £1,995pp for five nights including international flights, chauffeur transfers and a full-day Grand Canyon Tour.

Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara, United Arab Emirates

Qasr Al Sarab is a secluded desert retreat with architecture akin to an ancient fort. It offers a spectacular setting amongst beautiful orange sand dunes and the real feel of Arabia. Escape and relax whilst enjoying some sunshine by the pool or retreat to the hotel’s spa or, for those more active guests, excursions can be arranged such as a desert safari or a camel trek across the dunes.

From £1,495pp for 7 nights in a Deluxe Room on a B&B basis, with return private transfers and includes 15% early booking offer that is available if booked 45 days before departure and a complimentary night.

Casa Angelina, Amalfi Coast

What could be more romantic than watching the sun set over the island of Capri, with Positano in the foreground, chilled glass of champagne in hand? Casa Angelina is perfect for an autumn getaway, and after 01 October you can take advantage of a stay four nights for the price of three offer.

From £1,100pp based on two people sharing a classic double room on a B&B basis for 7 nights, including private transfers.

Grace Santorini, Greece

Santorini Grace is a luxurious boutique hotel perched high on the cliffs of this beautiful volcanic island offering spectacular views over the caldera. Located in peaceful Imerovigli, it is one of the most exclusive and romantic hotels on the island. Book 60 days before departure to take advantage of a 10% early booking discount.

From £1,100pp based on two people sharing a deluxe room on a B&B basis, including private transfers. Flights are not included in the price.

Hotel Sacacomie, Quebec

Where better to escape to than a log cabin nestled into the forest on the edge of a beautiful lake and what better time to go than during the stunning Fall colors. Hotel Sacacomie offers a wealth of possibilities for a romantic stay from gentle walks to canoeing on the lake or simply taking in the view from their wonderful spa pools.

From £1,550pp based on 2 people sharing a Lake View room on a room only basis and includes a rental car.

Denis Island, Seychelles

From the moment you arrive, experience ultimate barefoot luxury at Denis Island, one of the most beautiful outer island experiences in the Seychelles. With only 25 secluded cottages, each having open air bathrooms and al fresco showers, it offers a luxurious island hide-away which is ideal for couples. A perfect place to enjoy a cocktail and watch the sun go down!

From £3,875pp (total saving £1,180) based on 2 people sharing a Beach Cottage on an All Inclusive basis, including1 night free and a 5% Early Booking discount for travel until 31 October 2013.

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