City breaks with Octopoda

noun. A short holiday or weekend break spent in a city…. but we really don’t need to explain this one!

City breaks can be an ideal way to get away with your partner, family or mates and share good times in some of the World’s liveliest destinations. So whether it’s a trip to London or jetting off to the Big Apple (just to name two!) we can cover your full travel package from flights to trains to taxis and your hotel and transfers when you arrive. Just let us know as we can assist with all, your very own travel concierge.

See below for a little inspiration and don’t forget to check out our Excursions page to add that something extra special….

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Visit Jersey….

From £429pp

….an island shaped by the sea where some of the most astonishing tides in the world circle the coast and feed the land. An island that’s small on size, but big on personality, where country lanes open to cliff top views and the sea is never more than ten minutes away. An island of rediscovery, packed with activities to experience and explore. We’ll arrange for a 5-night break at the stunning 4* Cristina Hotel and with Daily Breakfast. Your flights and private transfers are included.

See the Festival of Lights in Amsterdam

From £295pp

From December 1st until January 22nd Amsterdam lights up for the fifth edition of the annual Amsterdam Light Festival. Over 35 artworks from international artists, designers and architects find their way to the city of Amsterdam. The artworks are located alongside two different exhibition routes; Water Colors, the boat route and Illuminade, the walking route. Your package will include for a 2 night stay with return flights, ground transfers and a special festival river cruise. For more information, enquire today.

Prime time in Times Square

From £859pp

Set 5 blocks from Central Park, Ameritania Times Square is a modern hotel is housed in a Beaux Arts building, and is a 5-minute walk from Carnegie Hall and a 3-minute drive from Rockefeller Plaza. Funky rooms have Wi-Fi (surcharge), bold decor, cable TV and work desks. Mini fridges are available on request (surcharge). Perks include a gym, a spa and salon services (surcharge). There’s also a sleek lounge and a cocktail bar, and discount parking is available. We’ll arrange for a 5-night stay with private transfers & return flights.

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.

Elegance in Rome

From £330pp

The elegant Augusta Lucilla Palace hotel is situated in the historic centre of Rome, within easy access to all the key attractions this wonderful city has to offer. Well-presented rooms come with all the mod cons to ensure you have a comfortable stay including D-Superior memory foam mattresses and complimentary use of a smart phone with city guide, calls and mobile internet. A perfect base for exploring, the hotel also boasts a bar and rooftop terrace. This package includes for a 3-night stay with Daily breakfast, flights and transfers.

Berlin Christmas Market

From £210pp

Not long now (sorry!). Get into the mood in December and visit one of the World-famous Christmas markets. There’s not much better than Berlin and here we’ll arrange for a 2-night stay in a fantastic hotel, return flights from the UK (overseas departures also available) and your transfers. All that’s left for you to do is take the shopping list and enjoy the festivities. For more information on this package and other Christmas markets we can offer, get in touch today.

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.

Unique in Prague

From £210pp

The unique Red & Blue Prague Hotel offers you a modern and contemporary style, design and quality that will leave you wanting to visit again and again. Offering rooms that are true to the hotel name and decorated either red or blue, you will find all of the amenities required for a relaxing stay. The perfect city break awaits! This package is for a 3 night stay with Daily Breakfast and return flights. Excursions available.

‘2 nights, 2 twists’ in London

From £159pp

Enjoy a fantastic 2-night stay in the English capital London (just to clarify that =)!) with 2 awesome excursions making for a truly memorable stay. First off, you’ll visit the iconic Icebar London where you’ll be greeted, in minus 5degC, with a complimentary drink. Once you’ve ‘warmed up’ you’ll be free to enjoy the nightlight of this iconic city before retiring to your city centre located hotel. Night 2 gives you’re the chance to experience a unique Silent Disco a board a river cruise. Hop aboard a two-storey party boat, for a night of drinking and dancing with a difference as you float by iconic London landmarks while choosing the soundtrack to your night at a silent disco. This is the perfect trip for any event. For more information get in touch with one of the team today.

Atlantis, The Palm

From £719pp

One of Dubai’s most iconic landmarks, Atlantis, The Palm offers a unique holiday experience for couples and families alike. Uncover the mysteries of the mythical sunken city of Atlantis with some stunning water-themed features at this 5* resort, you’ll never even need to leave the hotel! Includes Free Unlimited Access to Aquaventure. This package is for a 5 night stay with return flights.

The Light of Las Vegas

From £549pp

Visually stunning, Luxor Hotel and Casino of Las Vegas provides the best of everything under one spotlight. Fabulous guest rooms, delicious cuisine, an indulgent spa, a world-class casino and brilliant entertainment and shopping make this the perfect hotel for an unforgettable getaway. Intrepid explorers pass beneath an almost life-size Sphinx to enter the pyramid and find themselves in the world’s largest hotel atrium. This package is for a 3 night stay return flights and transfers.

Going Japanese

From £1750pp

“I’ve lived in Tokyo for 15 years now and am continuously surprised – sometimes on a daily basis – by something new. Such is the joy of living in a place that prides itself on constant renewal and reinvention; it seriously never gets old. Over the years I have had many opportunities to introduce visiting family and friends to Japan. Seeing the awe and enchantment on their faces when first seeing Kyoto’s Golden Temple or experiencing the kindness of complete strangers never fails to take me back to the moment I first arrived and was instantly smitten” – Courtesy of Lonely Planet. Immerse yourself into the Land of the Rising Sun with our fully tailored package. You’ll spend 7 days in Tokyo where enjoying everything this amazing city has to offer. Return flights included and we’ll throw in a FREE excursion for good measure. Enquire today for more information.

Take a City Break to Lisbon

From £210pp

Take a city break to Lisbon Portugal staying in the 4* Tsar Hotel. Located in the centre of Lisbon, 5-minutes’ drive from Avenida da Liberdade, the 4-star Tsar Lisbon offers modern rooms with free Wi-Fi. Lisbon Portela Airport is only 4 km away. The hotel features elegantly decorated rooms with wooden furniture and carpeted floors. Each of the stylish air-conditioned rooms has a flat-screen cable TV, a work desk, a minibar and an espresso machine. Guests can start their day with a breakfast buffet, before exploring the city. This package is for a 3 night Daily Breakfast stay with return flights.

Five Nights in the Big Apple!

From £599pp

Spend 5 nights in the Big Apple at the stunning 3* Times Square Hotel. Perched atop the crossroads of the world, our Times Square hotel is located in the Theater District, just steps from the ball drop, Broadway shows and shopping of Times Square. Sultry downtown and renowned museums are just a subway ride away. Stop in to check out our sleek and electric Living Room, a tribute to Times Square of the past. We’ll include your flights and return private transfers. We have a range of fantastic excursions and tours to ensure every element of your trip is covered.

Go Premier in Dubai

From £715pp

JA Palm Tree Court is an all-suite beachfront paradise of lush gardens and sparkling waterfalls. This premier hotel forms the second half of the JA Jebel Ali Golf Resort, making it a great family-friendly destination. Set back from the city centre and overlooking the glistening waters of the Arabian Gulf and the impressive Palm Jebel Ali, you’ll enjoy the peaceful surrounds of the pristine manicured gardens in which peacocks roam freely beside glistening waterfalls. From the palm-lined private beach to the four large swimming pools and the wealth of daily activities, you can choose to do as much or as little as you like here. And with as many as 16 fantastic restaurants and bars included, you’ll find that deciding where to dine is half the fun. This package is for a 3 night All Inclusive stay with return flights and transfers. This package is for a 3 night Half Board stay with return flights and transfers.

Cosmopolitan Glamour in Dubai Marina

From £535pp

A glittering city that has made its name in opulent luxury and cosmopolitan glamour, Dubai offers fun, sun and endless shopping. Whether you’re looking for a long weekend, a short stopover or a two-week holiday, Dubai offers the perfect combination of world-famous beaches, a contemporary city centre, thriving culture and captivating desert adventures. In a city that’s full of awe-striking buildings, Dubai Marina stands out as the home to some of Dubai’s newest and most fascinating buildings and attractions where visitors can relax in comfort and luxury along the waterfront. We’ll send you for a 3 nigt stay in the Marina at the 4* Lotus Hotel Apartments. Flights included with excursions available.

Magic in Marrakech

From £189pp

Mövenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi Marrakech offers an authentic welcome to visitors of the captivating Red City. Just a few minutes away from the bustling Medina in the central L’Hivernage district, our 5-star hotel features 503 rooms, six restaurants and bars, Ô de Rose spa and wellbeing centre, three swimming pools and a kids club. Our city centre hotel takes its inspiration from, Ahmed Al Mansour Eddahbi, Sultan of the Saadian dynasty, who propelled Marrakech to new cultural heights. Our hotel is also connected to Palais des Congrès Marrakech, also managed by Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, is the largest venue in Marrakech. Offering exhibition space, auditoriums, meeting rooms and banqueting venues. This amazing package includes for a 2 nights stay with return flights.

Luxor, Las Vegas. Book today for just £50pp!

From £770pp

This pyramid-shaped hotel sits at the southern end of the strip, half-an-hour’s walk from the centre. There’s a free tram connecting it to Excalibur and Mandalay Bay. And after dark, you can use its iconic sky beam to guide you home. Inside, you’ll see the designers really run with the theme. Rooms have hieroglyphics-adorned décor and Egyptian artwork on the walls. Walk around and you’ll find even more touches, like indoor palms and sculptures. This package includes for a 4-night stay departing February 2018. Return flights and transfers included. Secure today for just £50pp. Perfect for a hen or stag getaway!

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo with Flights

From £350pp

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is an incredible global display of culture and music set against the majestic backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Since it first took place in 1950 over 12 million people have travelled to Edinburgh to see the spectacular that is the Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Set against the magnificent backdrop of Edinburgh Castle, the Tattoo has an electric atmosphere, buzzing with visitors from across the globe all there to take part in this momentous event. The Edinburgh Tattoo features the world-famous Massed Pipes and Drums, and in a moment of calm the event closes with the haunting presence of the Lone Piper on the Castle ramparts. Our package included for a 2 night stay with flights and tickets.

Sin City

From £595pp

Nothing in Las Vegas is ever going to be small scale, and The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, lives up to Sin City’s larger-than-life reputation with cutting-edge design, pink chandeliers, seventeen restaurants including Zuma and Momofuku, a casino, three swimming pools and a spa. Rooms are chic, stylish and offer incredible views. You’re located right on The Strip just steps away from the Bellagio fountains and a short walk to Miracle Mile’s shops. Your package will consist of a 3 night with return flights and transfers.

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