Holidays with Octopoda

This is the page where we will give you a little inspiration as to where your next adventure may lie. We’ll be listing UK weekend breaks, beach holidays, safaris, family vacations, stag and hen ideas, ski deals and lots more. If the location exists (we don’t do Narnia!) then we can help you find the perfect break.

The below is just a little inspiration. We start with a blank page so if you have somewhere in mind, just go straight to our ‘contact us’ page and get in touch…

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The magic of Ayodya Resort Bali

From £895pp

The magic of Ayodya Resort Bali almost defies description. At Ayodya Resort Bali, we painstakingly blend the hospitality and grace of Bali’s engaging people with Ayodya standards of excellence. We serve a generous amount of traditional Ayodya magic, blended with a touch of Bali mystique, to create the perfect recipe for comfort, relaxation and indulgence during your well-deserved holiday or corporate retreat The 5-star resort presents all guests with a unique opportunity to experience truly enchanting Balinese hospitality, with 537 elegantly appointed rooms and suites that promise to inspire the senses with generous private balconies. Bathrooms are designed with the most discerning guests in mind, offering a personal sanctuary to renew and unwind. This package includes for a 7 nights stay with flights and transfers.

Short Break in Corfu

From £449pp

The MarBella Corfu occupies a prime location overlooking an exclusive beach, offering a quiet and relaxing environment for guests to sit back and take in the glorious Greek sunshine. This hotel prides itself on excellent service and high standards and ensuring that all customers have an amazing holiday is their priority. There is a wealth of facilities and activities on offer for everyone and with 3 children`s clubs from the age of 4 months to 17 years old then all kids are well looked after. For that adult time then there is always the spa for some special pampering along with plenty of sports and a gym for the more active. When it comes to dining a choice of 6 restaurants ensures that all tastes are catered for and with 6 bars evenings are certainly spoilt for choice. This hotel is perfect for families and couples looking for that extra special luxury holiday. Your package includes for a 3 nights Half Board stay with flights and transfers.

True Portuguese Hospitality

From £465pp

The Dom Pedro Marina offers guests the guarantee of true Portuguese hospitality and cuisine as well as the Algarve’s sunshine and unspoiled beaches. Spacious accommodation coupled with a friendly atmosphere will make you feel at home, whilst the views from the hotel are picture perfect. Gaze over Vilamoura Marina to see the lavish yachts docked and step out to the marina for an excellent choice of bars and restaurants. This hotel is an excellent choice for those who wish to take advantage of the amazing array of golf courses in the area. Here you will stay for 7 nights with Daily Breakfast included. Flights complete your package.

One & Only Benidorm!

From £480pp

Located close to Benidorm’s old town and main shopping streets, this hotel is an ideal all year round holiday choice. The famous Levante beach is nearby, giving you the option to spend your days by the sea or around the pool. The Hotel RH Princesa has a daily entertainment programme day and night which will be sure to keep you entertained. All the rooms have been renovated with a fresh, modern feel, and a children’s splash park has been added to the long list of great facilities on offer. 7 nights of All Incluisve bliss awaits. Flights included.

Beauty in Marrakech

From £552pp

One of the most beautiful 5 stars hotels in Marrakech, the Eden Andalou Aquapark & Spa is located 15 minutes from the Medina and the airport of Marrakech, facing the Atlas Mountains. The 247 suites, spreaded over six riads, surround delightful flowered patios. Cupolas stucco candied, zellij, white marble and Bohemian crystal dominate the 2 lounges the Oriental and the Andalou. At the center of the hotel, an Andalusian Esplanade facing the gardens and the 2 swimming pools the Majorelle of 25 m long (heated in winter) and the white pool of 35 m long lined with its beach with teak wood. The summits of the Atlas are facing you. Here you will stay for 5 nights under an All Inclusive basis. Enquire today for more information.

Luxury in Margate…yes, it truly is!

From £95pp

This large Georgian house located in Margate, Kent (United Kingdom) and is just a short walk away from the town centre and local beach. This terraced property is a fantastic base for friends and family to enjoy a holiday by the sea. Situated over four floors this property is like no other, it comprises of a flat in the basement, several large bedrooms, dining rooms, living rooms, multiple bathrooms and a roof terrace to enjoy the summer sun. Built in 1762 this accommodation has plenty of character and charm, as well as being decorated and furnished to a good standard. The house boasts Sky and Freeview TVs, kitchen equipment including a Rangemaster and Wi-Fi throughout the house. Local attractions include the theme park Dreamland in Margate, with its iconic scenic railway and vintage amusements. This offer is for a 3 nights stay based on 12 people travelling.

Luxurious Beachfront in Thailand

From £998pp

Melati Beach Resort, the luxurious beachfront resort is located on Koh Samui, Thailand with 77 contemporary guest rooms, suites and private pool villas with exclusive limited access to Thongson Bay for stunning beachfront views. As one of  Koh Samui leading resorts offering 5-Star amenities to completely immerse yourself in relaxation with breathtaking tranquil garden and a stunning beachfront location for the ultimate Koh Samui luxury experience, conveniently located only 15 minutes away from the charming nightlife and entertainment of Chaweng beach and 10 minutes’ drive from Samui Airport.Whether you are here for a romantic getaway or family vacation or a special event, Melati Beach Resort and Spa has it all for your dream. Visit Koh Samui for 7 nights, Half Board with return flights.

Luxury in the Ritz Carlton Abu Dhabi

From £699pp

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, set against the backdrop of the majestic Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, evokes the stately architecture of the Italian Renaissance, revealing one of the finest luxury five star hotels in Abu Dhabi. Artfully designed water features and gardens surround this tranquil waterfront location, where guests will revel in luxurious accommodations and eight restaurants, each providing a unique culinary experience. This package includes for a 5-night stay with Daily breakfast and flights. Secure today for just £50pp!

Family Friendly Retreat

From £999pp

Elegant and inviting, this luxurious resort is a vision of white-washed architecture in a spectacular beachfront setting. Overlooking a superb stretch of sand, the Princesa Yaiza is the ideal family-friendly retreat. A few minutes’ walk in one direction will take you to the lively town centre, the other to the upmarket marina where you’ll find some great restaurants and cafés. However, there’s more than enough to keep you occupied within the hotel. There’s an impressive array of facilities and eateries, but the crowning jewel is the amazing Kikoland, a complex aimed at families, with entertainers, pools, playgrounds and a snack bar.  Foodies will be in heaven, with a choice of eight restaurants – four of which are à la carte, offering everything from tapas, Japanese and Italian, as well as Mexican, international and Italian buffets. A meal at the gourmet Isla de Lobos is a must for any lover of fine food. This package includes for a 7-night stay with Daily breakfast, flights and transfers.

Stunning Velassaru Maldives

From £1790pp

Stunning Velassaru in the Maldvies has stylish facilities, fantastic fine dining and exceptional service. Velassaru’s glistening beach and bright turquoise lagoon create a serious ‘wow’ factor on arrival. The resort has a slightly younger vibe and is ideal for honeymooners and couples. Vela, the main restaurant, is the perfect place to enjoy dishes from the interactive buffet and live cooking stations. But it’s definitely worth trying the à la carte offerings which include the popular Teppanyaki, boasting an idyllic spot over the lagoon and serving Japanese cuisine with a creative twist, and Sand, where you can enjoy dishes inspired by the Indian Ocean on candlelit tables dotted along the beach. This package includes for a 10 night All Inclusive stay with flights and transfers.

Go calm in Kos

From £498pp

The SENTIDO Carda Atlantica has the best in modern facilities, including a full-service spa and a delicious choice of à la carte restaurants. This hotel is great for the whole family with everything you need for a top-quality holiday including stunning views of the nearby islands and access to the fabulous waterpark next door too! Enjoy buffet-style breakfast, lunch and dinner, including show cooking and theme evenings; Italian and Chinese à la carte restaurants for dinner (reservations required); snacks served at selected times between meals; afternoon tea and coffee with a selection of cakes and biscuits. Drinks served at the pool bar during the day and the Blue bar in the evenings. This package includes for a 7 night All Inclusive stay with flights and transfers.

Sandals Royal Barbados

From £1835pp

Experience the Royal Treatment at Sandals Royal Barbados, the all-new, all-suite resort in the spirited St. Lawrence Gap area. Featuring a number of Sandals firsts, including the first rooftop pool and bar, the first 4-lane bowling alley, the first men’s only barbershop, and two new restaurant concepts – American Tavern and Chi Asian. These 222 all-suite resorts will also feature Sandals signature accommodations including the magnificent Skypool Suites, Swim-up Suites, and Millionaire Suites, world-class international cuisine at five restaurants, and a 15,000-sq.-ft. spa. This package includes for a 7 night All Inclusive stay with flights.

…and a fantastic Universal Studios Package also!

From £949pp

We don’t want anyone to miss out here and we appreciate 14 days may not be viable for all so we’re cutting the below package to 7 nights with flights, car hire, villa stay and to mix things up, a pass to Universal Studios. This will give you full week access to Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, Volcano Bay Water Theme Park and select live entertainment at Universal City Walk. As before, we’ve got so much to tell you about this trip so we really recommend you get in touch with one of the team and we’ll gladly provide you with our full itinerary.

Stunning Walt Disney World Package

From £1465pp

Welcome to the Greatest Show on Earth. Spend a fantastic 14 nights in Orlando where we’ll arrange for flights, hotels, villas, car hire, transfers & park entry! You’ll start with your hotel stay for the first 7 nights giving you close access to the Walt Disney World Resort and associated parks (tickets included). For the second week, you’ll pick up your hire car and stay in a Disney Area Villa. Situated within a 30-minute drive of Walt Disney World Resort it provides an ideal base close to the excitement of Orlando. Each villa has been comfortably furnished and offers spacious accommodation with well-equipped American style kitchens as well as your own private screened pool. Located in established communities such as Southern Dunes and Four Corners, each property is of a similar style but may vary in layout and furnishings. We’ve got so much to tell you about this trip so we really recommend you get in touch with one of the team and we’ll gladly provide you with our full itinerary.

Don’t keep this a Secret!

From £1549pp

This stunning Secrets resort is the most popular of our featured resorts on the Mayan Riviera and it offers guests a luxurious and romantic escape on a glorious stretch of beach. You can enjoy the best of both worlds here – the resort is sociable with plenty of daytime and evening activities on offer, yet there are plenty of quiet areas in which you can enjoy a bit of privacy. For an indulgent treat book a couples’ treatment at the Secrets Spa by Pevonia®. The resort prides itself on exemplary service and this extends to the main buffet restaurant, six à la carte restaurants, an open-all-hours café and six bars. These venues serve a wide variety of cuisine from around the world, handcrafted cocktails and other tropical drinks. From time to time gourmet snacks are even delivered by chefs on kayaks to those relaxing in the main pool! As part of the ‘Sip, Savour & See Dining Experience’ you can sample the restaurants at a selection of sister resorts located in Cancun and along the Mayan Riviera (excludes transfers, terms and conditions apply). This package includes for a 7 night All Inclusive stay with return flights and private transfers.

All Inclusive in Cyprus

From £359pp

For a holiday that will keep you on your toes day and night head to the Crown Resort Horizon. Wth lots of sports and activities for both young ones and not so young to enjoy, you’ve also got a great spot in Coral Bay so you can get out and about quite easily. Night time is just as much fine, with bars and restaurants to enjoy and evening entertainment back on site too. Rooms (up to three people) have a double or twin beds (plus extra bed if required), air conditioning (May-Oct), flat-screen television, full bathroom, hairdryer, and balcony. This package includes for a 7 night All Inclusive stay with return flights.

Unlimited-Luxury®

From £1539pp

Dreams Dominicus La Romana is an enchanting, Italian-inspired resort set on the beachfront. It has three pristine pools to lounge beside and a fantastic spa to retreat to if you want to take it easy, while there’s a PADI-certified diving centre and games for those who love to keep active. In the evening, you’ve got a wide variety of exquisite cuisines to choose from, with beachside dining and adult-only options available for a more intimate occasion. For added service, try a Preferred Club room with exclusive benefits. This package includes for a 7 night All Inclusive stay with flights and private transfers departing January 2018.

Half Term Break for the Family

From £549pp

Overlooking the Bay of Palmanova, Intertur Hotel Hawaii Mallorca & Suites boasts panoramic sea views that can be enjoyed from the hotel’s spacious pool area. The contemporary property has stylish interiors and an array of facilities suited to families, couples and friends. Positioned across two blocks, separated by a road, the complex comprises of the main hotel and a separate suite building just opposite. Situated on a hill, on the Torrenova headland, it’s easy to enjoy everything that both Palma Nova and Magaluf have to offer. This package includes for a 7 night stay in the UK October Half Term with an All Inclusive package for a family of 4. Flights and transfers included.

The Thrill of Broadway Life

From £592pp

Just right for those who love the thrill of Broadway life and live performances, Stewart Hotel captures the spirit of a buzzing pre-show Broadway theatre. Guests gather under high ceilings and flow between its New York-inspired lobby, stunning ballroom, designer event space and, spacious suites. Stewart’s high-energy Midtown location puts you at the crossroads of the city’s most iconic neighbourhood districts- across from Pennsylvania Station and Madison Square Garden. You’ll be staying near Chelsea, just steps from Times Square and Fifth Avenue shopping. This package is for a fantastic 7 nights stay in the Big Apple with return flights.

Relax in Riviera Maya

From £121pppnt*

Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya Resort & Spa is a 5-star hotelcomplex made up of two hotels, Grand Sirenis Mayan Beach Hotel & Spa and Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya Hotel and Spa. Situated on the Riviera Maya, just an hour away to the South of the airport at Cancun, and 32 km from Playa del Carmen. Its architecture, inspired by the Mayan culture, offers a spacious scenario, perfectly blending nature with open spaces. All our guests enjoy spacious, modern Junior Suites offering comfort and incomparable tranquility. The large resort lies on a beautiful stretch of virgin beach extending some two miles along the coast, and boasts an authentic and perfectly conserved Mayan ruin within a heart shaped inlet; one of the most beautiful spots for snorkel lovers. This is a tropical leisure resort with 3 spacious pools, separate pool for children, a lazy river, open-air lounges, 2 main buffet restaurants, 8 thematic restaurants, 11 bars, including 2 pool bars, health bar, coffee shop, disco and even a theatre for the evening shows. This package includes for a 14 night All Inclusive stay with flights and private transfers.

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