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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From £499pp

We currently have incredible savings for this iconic hotel, meaning you could book a family of 4, from just £499pp! Package includes return flights from London Stansted, Manchester or Glasgow staying for 3 nights in an Ocean King Room. Complimentary half board upgrade and valid for travel 17 June 2019.

Great Late Ski Offers

From £399pp

We have 2 great late ski deals available. Tignes, Les Breviers stay at Hotel Club MMV Les Brevieres Chalet Hotel for 7 nights. Depart 9th February 2019 from London Gatwick and stay under a Half Board basis. £399 pp (was £1169). Alternatively depart 23rd February (Half Term) from London Gatwick for £699pp. A great location just 4 minutes walk away from the high speed gondola giving easy access to Espace Killy. Enjoy afternoon cake and a warm drink after a day in this great skiing area. Contact us for availability and more information

Maldives & Dubai Twin Centre Deal

From £1599pp

We have a fantatsic twin centre stay available where you will take in the delights of the Maldives and Dubai. You’ll depart from your choice of 3 airports (London Heathrow, Gatwick or Stansted) on the 1st May 2019 with your first stay in the Maldives where you’ll spend 7 nights at the fabulous Reethi Faru Resort before departing for Dubai where you’ll spend the remaining 3 nights at the JW Marriott Marquis in a corner suite. Breakfast included throughout.


From £1049pp

Orlando & Caribbean Cruise and Stay from £1049pp! Departing from London Gatwick on 6th September 2019 with 2 nights at the 3* Rosen Inn, International Drive and 4 nights sailing on the Mariner of the Seas Cruise itinerary: Orlando – Cruising – Nassau – Perfect Day CocoCay – Orlando. Mail our cruise expert, Dee, today for more information!

5* The Vijitt Resort Phuket

From £1049pp

Escape to a heavenly corner of earth at the Vijitt Resort Phuket where the pace of life is slow and the scenery is simply breathtaking. Situated on a tranquil beach away from the bustling tourist crowds, this luxury all-villa Phuket resort offers a rejuvenating retreat that exudes Thai charm. The exquisite location of the Rawaihotel was handpicked for its outstanding natural beauty offering wide open spaces with tall swaying palms and lush green lawns that gently slope towards the Andaman Sea. 7nts 5* The Vijitt Resort Phuket with breakfast. Available from London Gatwick £1,049pp, Manchester £1,089pp & Edinburgh £1,089pp. Valid for departures 06 May – 17 Jun 2019

Essence of Japan with only £40pp deposit!!

From £3999pp

Ancient and ultra-modern sit shoulder to shoulder in Japan. Over two weeks, you’ll experience both, exploring high-paced cities, hushed shrines and temples, and serene gardens. Itinerary includes flight from the UK > Tokyo | Mt Fuji | Matsumoto | Takayama | Kanzawa | Hiroshima | Nara | Kyoto | Hakone | Tokyo, then back to the UK. VIP door-to-door travel service included. 13 meals included throughout your tour. 10 excursions and visits including plus city tours of Tokyo, Kanazawa and Kyoto. 14 days Departing between March 2019 – May 2020. Fly from your local airport (supplements may apply)

Towering Banyan Trees

From £2499pp

This 30-acre island of towering Banyan trees, thousands of coconut palms, three natural lagoons and one-and-a-half miles of white sandy beaches showcases a different side to the Maldives. Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa sits in the far south of the Maldives, south of the equator. It even runs on its own island time so that guests can enjoy an extra hour of sunshine – a great example of the above-and-beyond Shangri-La service.
There’s a huge sense of space for total escapism. Rooms and facilities are dotted around the dense jungle and on the beachfront so that it never feels crowded, and each room comes with bicycles so it’s easy to get around. For dining, Javvu is the main restaurant, set along the shoreline and serving up buffet breakfasts and international dishes. Dr Ali’s is inspired by the travels of a local Maldivian doctor, with three distinctive rooms showcasing specialities from the South China Sea, the Indian Ocean and Middle East, while Fashala focuses on local produce from the ocean and neighbouring farms. Three bars include the sleek M-Lounge – the perfect beachfront venue to enjoy sundowners to the sound of chilled tunes. Other innovative features on the island range from the restorative CHI, The Spa, to the Maldives’ largest 9-hole golf course. This package includes for a 7 night All Inclusive stay with transfers. This offer is valid for travel in May, June & September 2019. Other dates and all regional departures available at a supplement.

Vegas Calling!

From £469pp

We are straight in….4 nights 4* Luxor Hotel & Casino #LasVegas from this MEGA price from only £469pp!! 😲. You’ll stay in a Pyramid Queen room including with 2 #FREE buffets per stay. Valid for travel during Feb 2019 from LHR. Contact the team today!

Cape Panwa, Phuket

From £777pp

Surrounded by tropical vegetation on a steep hillside above a long stretch of sand in Phuket, it comes as no surprise that Cape Panwa Hotel is a long-standing favourite with Kuoni guests. It’s great for those who want more from their holiday than just relaxing on the sand and listening to the gentle sound of the sea, with plenty of activities on offer to fill up your days. Here, you’ll find two pools and a range of watersports, or you can retreat to the Cape Spa and allow yourself to be pampered in the peaceful surrounds. If you’re more of an explorer, cruise to nearby Coral Island and experience new landscapes in this idyllic part of Phuket. Package includes a 7 night stay with daily breakfast through September to October 2019. Add an extra 3 nights at AVANI Riverside Hotel from an extra £259 per person. Various Stay Longer / Upgrade / Add On / Multi centre options available

Antigua Calling!!

From £1499pp

This ultra-chic resort brings contemporary luxury to Antigua’s north coast. Hodges Bay is the first Antigua hotel to be added to Elegant Hotels’ portfolio of luxury hotels. With its secluded setting on a white-sand beach, South Beach chic and impressive choice of facilities and activities – not to mention the luxurious suites, apartments and penthouses – it ticks all the boxes for an indulgent beach escape. Sprawl out on a day bed by the family lounge pool or rent a cabana for your very own private poolside retreat, complete with a plush sofa and loungers, fans, Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV. There are plenty of activities to keep the whole family entertained, from watersports challenges at the Aqua School and mini golf to film nights and painting events. There are even selfie stations so you can take home a fun memento of your holiday. And if you’re staying without kids then you can enjoy the serenity of the adults-only infinity pool, unwind during a couple’s massage, treat your taste buds at a wine and cheese pairing, or learn to create some tasty dishes or cocktails at a cooking demo or mixology workshop. Offer includes direct flights with Virgin from London and 7nts at the Junior Suite with Breakfast on 14th November 2019.

Mexico Hot Deal!

From £947pp

Inspired by the old Mexican haciendas, The Royal Haciendas All Suites Resort & Spa is the perfect hideaway in Playa del Carmen for families, nestled on the shores of a sheltered Caribbean beach within the most prestigious residential golf complex in the Riviera Maya. Our beachfront resort, just 30 minutes from Cancun International Airport, features spacious suites & villas with private balconies by the ocean, surrounded by a beautiful setting to enjoy your vacation with first class amenities and services. The architecture was designed with your convenience in mind, The Royal Haciendas is not a sprawling resort to get lost or to be explored on golf carts; from the farthest point up to the beach, you will only walk 5 minutes. This package includes for a 10 night stay in a Junior Suite. Depart Manchester, UK on 14th October 2019. +£60pp Heathrow departure.

The Wynn, Las Vegas: A Luxury Break

From £699pp

Those of you not obsessed with Sin City history may still be interested to know that this gleaming golden icon on the Strip marks the first time that legendary Vegas developer Steve Wynn – the Bellagio is just one that he did earlier – has put his name, literally, on the line. This confidence is borne out in an ultra-luxurious resort (comprising The Wynn and its sister, Encore) that doesn’t do gimmicks and themes. In their place you’ll find truly world-class shopping, elegant accommodation, more award-winning restaurants than any other resort in North America, and an entertainment and party scene that’s second-to-none at opulent nightclub XS and the Encore Beach Club. This package includes for a 3 night stay with Daily Breakfast departing London Gatwick in February 2019. Also available from Manchester (from £739pp) and Glasgow (from £889pp). Enquire today.

Family Holiday to Thailand

From £807pp

Fringed by warm golden sands and enveloped by coconut groves, The Sands Khao Lak is a welcoming and spacious beach resort with a warm, friendly atmosphere. With the shops of Khao Lak right on its doorstep, this is the ideal location for couples and families to enjoy beach life and be immersed in local culture. For a change from the golden sands of Nang Thong Beach, take a dip in any of the nine pools or relax in the Jacuzzi. There are plenty of leisure activities, with a tennis court on site, as well as a health walk programme and classes including Thai boxing. Three outstanding restaurants form the centrepiece of the resort. The Floating Market overlooks a natural lagoon, and for freshly caught seafood, take a seat in the Talay Restaurant and absorb the aromas and flavours in a pretty beachfront setting. In the family-friendly Aqua Wing you can enjoy fuss-free dining with the kids at Manta Ray Bistro. For something to quench your thirst, there are four bars to choose from including the swim-up pool bar, Coconut Bar. Your family package will include for a 7 nights stay with Daily Breakfast in a Family Room. Flights based on Thai Airways from Heathrow during May and June 2019. Based on two adults and two children under the age of 12.

Barbados 2020

From £1155pp

BUTTERFLY BEACH HOTEL is located on the South Coast of Barbados in a beach and ocean front setting, with access to two white-sand beaches and a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. The hotel consists of a 5-storey wing with both Island View and Ocean View studios and rooms and two 2-Bedroom Apartments totaling 29 units, and a newly renovated and extended 4-storey wing with 48 Island View studios, two 1-Bedroom Apartments, and one Penthouse Apartment; both wings being served by elevators. There are a further 14 superior rooms in the existing central building for a total of 93 guest rooms. Your package will include for a 7 night stay with direct flights from London Gatwick in January 2020. Low deposits available!


From £999pp

Enjoy this AMAZING Rocky Mountaineer package put together by the team at OctoTowers. You’ll start by depart London Heathrow on the 16th or 19th April 2019 where you’ll touch down in Vancouver before spending 3 nights at Sutton Place. They’ll be then a stunning 7 days ahead where you’ll first hit the ROCKY MOUNTAINEER with 1 night stay in Kamloops. Following this will be 3 nights at Mount Royal Hotel, BANFF finishing with a 2 night stay at the Chelsea Hotel, TORONTO. Air Canada flights provided throughout. Book by 15th February 2019 and secure with a deposit of £700 per person.

Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun

From £829pp

Set in a tropical landscape of palm trees, soft sand and sparkling azure sea, combining Mayan-inspired architecture with Unlimited-Luxury® amenities, Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun redefines all-inclusive and offers the perfect escape for families with teens and tweens, couples and friends. Save up to 40%, 2 children stay free!, Upgrade to Preferred Club from £4pp per night, Regional departures available. Departures 4th & 6th June 2019

Sun in the Maldives

From £1360pp

Escape to an exotic world of breathtaking possibility, where adventure and relaxation are equally within reach. At Sun Island Resort & Spa – a flowering jewel among Maldives family hotels – every moment is free to shape into your personal version of paradise. Sun Island Resort & Spa is located on Nalaguraidhoo Island in the South Ari Atoll, 107 kilometers south of the Malé International Airport. The package includes for a 7 night All Inclusive stay departing London Gatwick on 1st May 2019. Transfers and in resort representative included.

San Francisco & Las Vegas!

From £1285pp

The Chancellor Hotel is a 3 star hotel located on Union Square, in the heart of San Francisco, on the Powell Street Cable Car Line. Once the tallest hotel building in San Francisco, the Chancellor Hotel has 137 rooms including 2 suites. This Venice-themed luxury hotel offers huge all-suite accommodation. Enjoy a gondola ride and explore the stunning lobby area or its impressive shopping mall. 4 nights San Francisco and 4 Nights The Venetian Las Vegas! Offer includes flights with United Airlines from London, 4 nights at the Chancellor Hotel on Union Square and 4 nights at the Venetian Las Vegas on room only basis. Treat Yourself with these Extra’, San Francisco City Tour & Alcatraz – £55 PP, 48 Hrs City Sightseeing San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Tour – £89 PP, Wine Country Tour £75 PP.

London Half Term Family of 4 Stay

From £285 total!!

London Half Term Family of 4 Stay. Enjoy a Triple The Fun Trio…. including tickets for The London Eye, London Dungeons and Madame Tussauds! Based on 2x separate dates (20th Feb + 26th Feb). Mail today 📧

5* Mexico from £779pp – KIDS STAY FREE

From £779pp

No, this isn’t a typo. We’ve got the dream summer holiday to sunny Mexico which includes Return flights, 7 nights at Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa, All inclusive, Return transfers, Departs various airports in June 2019, Price based on 2 adults & 2 children, For more information on our regional departures, mail the team today!

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