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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Memorable Croatian Escape

From £519pp

Families looking for a memorable Croatian escape will love the Port 9 Resort. The brand new complex features fantastic facilities to suit everyone. There’s a great selection of sporting and water activities including children’s climbing wall, and the animation team will occasionally be on hand to ensure fun-filled days and nights. Of course, those looking to relax will be in their element too. Port 9 Resort is located in the quiet Shell Bay, where you can find lovely pebble beaches and coves. A pleasant coastal walk will bring you to the historic Korcula Old Town, where inspiring culture and an authentic Croatian experience awaits! This package includes for a 7 nights Half Board stay with flights, luggage and transfers.

One and Only Costa Adeje!

From £519pp

Situated in the attractive resort of Costa Adeje, at HOVIMA Santa Maria you will be close to the beach and marina, making it ideal for those looking to explore or take part in the exciting adventure and leisure options in the area. This hotel is perfect for friends and families with its spacious rooms, children’s pool and dedicated mini-disco as well as a chill-out terrace and live music for the adults to enjoy. Guests looking for a relaxed holiday set in beautiful surroundings for a good price, should look no further! This package includes for a 7 nights Half Board stay with flights, luggage and transfers.

All Inclusive in Turkey

From £479pp

Located in a privileged seafront spot, enjoy the simply stunning sea views that Bodrum Holiday Resort has to offer. This family-friendly property is the perfect choice for those looking for a chilled out beach holiday with excellent kids facilities. 4 thrilling waterslides and a mini club mean you can be sure the kids are having a great time whilst you soak up the Turkish sun. There’s also a fantastic 24 hour All Inclusive package for the whole family to enjoy. This package includes for a 7 nights All Inclusive stay with flights, luggage & transfers.

Ilfracombe Holiday Park, Devon

From £442 per family

Ilfracombe Holiday Park is a family resort situated in the beautiful coastal town of Ilfracombe, North Devon, just a short walk from the town and harbour. Amongst the facilities for you to enjoy are two fabulous indoor pools and a sauna. Nightly entertainment is available for all the family in the clubhouse, which includes a soft play area, pool tables and games machines. There is also a well-stocked shop where you can purchase swim equipment and refreshments, or why not try the Indian restaurant or takeaway service from Altitudes. The leading resort on Devon’s Golden Coast, colourful Ilfracombe is home to a wealth of attractions and activities, from shops, bars, cinema and theatre, to Watermouth Castle, interesting beaches, surfing, a host of outdoor sports opportunities and coach and boat trips. Just 7 miles away is Woolacombe’s famous 3 mile beach, while Exmoor, Barnstaple, Lynton, Lynmouth, Clovelly, Dartmoor and Cornwall are all within easy reach. The park also has a good bus service. This package includes for a 4 nights stay based on 2 adults and 2 children travelling.

Beautiful Bali

From £1284pp

Set on the southern part of Bali, Tanjung Benoa – Nusa Dua resort area, Grand Mirage Resort and Thalasso Bali is blessed with a hypnotizing view of Indian Ocean. This beach hotel in Bali is 25 minutes away from Ngurah Rai International Airport. The resort is also within walking distance of numerous shopping outlets, convenience stores and merchandise shops to choose from. With its pristine private beach, this 5 star beachfront Bali resort offers wonderful experiences of spending leisure time in a luxury hotel. With all the luxury inclusions, Grand Mirage Resort and Thalasso Bali Spa is definitely worth listing on every Bali itinerary! The package includes for a 7 nights stay with Daily Breakfast and return flights.

Casa De Campo in Dominican Republic

From £839pp

Welcome to Casa de Campo Resort and Villas. This stunning 7,000-acre resort in La Romana in the Dominican Republic features impressive hotel rooms and suites, as well as spectacular villas with private pools in lavish settings – ideal for group gatherings and celebrations. The unique array of amenities encompasses three championship golf courses, including Teeth of the Dog, the #1 ranked course in the Caribbean, an expansive Marina, tennis courts, polo facilities, the pristine and private white-sand Minitas Beach, and so much more. There are special packages suited for every vacationer like the Inclusive Experience package with a selection of dining options, beverages and resort activities, included in your rate. This package is inclusive of a 7 nights stay with Daily Breakfast and return flights.

Amazing Deal in Dubai!

From £499pp

Steps away from the strand, the Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach’s 438 rooms offer unbeatable views across the blue waters of the Gulf. The seafront promenade guarantees a constant buzz of activity right on the hotel’s doorstep, where many of Dubai’s finest attractions can be enjoyed. Business travelers to Dubai appreciate state-of-the-art meeting and event facilities. Club Millésime, an exclusive private lounge, is also now open. This package includes a 3 nights stay with Daily Breakfast and return flights.

Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort

From £1899pp

Follow a winding road through the rainforest to discover a tropical paradise where platinum sands are framed by the Piton mountains and white-washed villas are tucked into the hillside. This former sugar plantation has been transformed into a contemporary and intimate resort where elegance and relaxation are the order of the day for both couples and families. Meet your butler upon arrival and feel any stresses melt away as you are handed a mobile device that allows you to contact them at any time – whether you crave an icy mojito, wish to book dinner in a romantic spot, or arrange for the shuttle to whisk you up the hill. Snorkel in search of colourful marine life or stroll along winding wooden walkways to the enchanting Rainforest Spa where treehouse treatment cabanas are connected by bridges. Included is a 7 nights stay in a luxury room with flights and transfers.

Cape Panwa Hotel, Phuket

From £779pp

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. Included is a 10 nights stay in a Superior Room with Daily Breakfast, flights & transfers.

Vivanta By Taj, Sri Lanka

From £879pp

Striking a perfect balance between natural beauty, luxurious comforts and the renowned Vivanta by Taj service, this hotel is one of the finest choices in Bentota. With its beautifully maintained gardens, a setting on a headland between two golden sand beaches and views over the Indian Ocean you’d be forgiven for spending all your time relaxing. But be sure to make the most of the hotel’s facilities and activities which include a large freeform swimming pool and a selection of land sports. Alternatively, at the beachfront Jiva Spa you can unwind with therapies and treatments inspired by Indian traditions and rituals. The main buffet restaurant, The Palms, is where the meals that are included in the price of your stay are served. For a supplement you can choose to dine at any of the hotel’s three à la carte restaurants which include the fine-dining spot Sea View, and the seafood speciality restaurant S.H.A.C.K. This a laidback venue has an enviable setting overlooking the headland and Indian Ocean. This package includes a 7 nights stay with Daily Breakfast, flights & transfers.

Go Zesty in Zante! (Adults Only Hotel)

From £540pp

Situated just outside the popular resort of Laganas, the boutique-style Agrilia Hotel is stylish and perfect for relaxation. The contemporary outdoor pool is the ideal place to chill out with your other half or friends. Along with a pool bar and a la carte restaurant, the modern décor and cosy rooms will ensure you’re comfortable during your stay at the Agrilia Hotel. Your package will include a 7 nights Half Board stay with flights and transfers.

5* Alila Seminyak

From £1129pp

With its minimalist modern design of dark wood, floor-to-ceiling windows and ‘living’ walls, this large luxury hotel is perfect for couples and honeymooners who want to be at the centre of Bali’s beach scene. Its popular neighbour is the Potato Head Beach Club, where the quirky cinematic design and younger vibe make it the place for going out in Seminyak. The hotel is eco-friendly; sensitively designed from local materials, with energy-efficient systems and innovative green spaces, and there’s a traditional temple in the grounds. Five infinity pools include one on the rooftop, one adults-only, a family pool and even an ultra-cool party pool for private hire. For wellbeing, Spa Alila offers bespoke treatments using fresh local ingredients and there are complimentary morning yoga classes. The hotel’s new on-site restaurant, SeaSalt, offers a selection of fresh seafood with a Japanese twist. There’s also a coffee shop and a popular beach bar with chilled-out music and DJs, and fuss-free room service comes served in a recyclable backpack with bamboo cutlery; all part of the eco ethos. This package includes for a 7 nights stay with daily breakfast, flights and transfers.

ADULTS ONLY Pineapple Beach Club

From £1199pp

If you are looking for a charming and relaxed hotel that offers good value and an informal atmosphere then this friendly resort (formerly Grand Pineapple Beach Antigua) is ideal. The main attraction is the spectacular beach where dazzling platinum sand is lapped by brilliant turquoise waters. The protected cove is perfect for swimming and you can snorkel in clear waters on the offshore reef. Keep things typically Caribbean and relaxed by sipping rum punch by the lagoon-style pool or strolling to the beach to enjoy a game of volleyball or some watersports. With five dining options available you can enjoy a variety of cuisines and settings, from Italian waterfront dining at Chef Pietro’s to light lunches (and even midnight snacks!) at the Pelican Snack Grill. Sample Caribbean specialties at the Pineapple Grill and enjoy themed evenings at Topaz Restaurant. Sip icy drinks and admire the panoramic views at The Outhouse, a charming shack set high on the hill that offers delicious jerk chicken and barbecue ribs with calypso and reggae music setting the scene. This package includes for a 7 nights All Inclusive stay with flights and transfers.

5* in Crete

From £599pp

The elegant and spacious Serita Beach Hotel has amazing views of the Cretan Sea. The two large pools are spread across the immaculately manicured grounds; including a little splash pool with slides for the kids to enjoy. This complex is ideal for families, couples and friends with plenty of entertainment, sports and food and beverage outlets to suit all ages. This package includes for a 7 nights All Inclusive stay in June with flights & transfers.

Kata Thani Resort, Phuket

From £919pp

The deluxe beachfront hotel and spa is located on the beautiful Kata Noi Bay, Phuket, ThailandThis award winning luxury Phuket hotel is perfect Kata Noi beach resort for those who want to get away from it all yet can still have it all. Choose from the Phuket beach-front suites in their luxury Thani Wingor the tropical setting across the lane at their superior Bhuri Wingat their Kata Noi Beach resort. This package includes for a 7 nights stay in a Deluxe room with daily breakfast, flights & transfers.

Cuba Calling!

From £739pp

The Hotel Playa Cayo Santa Maria is situated directly on the stunning white sands of Cayo Santa Maria. It is modern in design and features a wide array of services and high-quality amenities and a variety of all-inclusive activities. NEW destination for Summer 2018, a range of themed restaurants, Beachfront location. This package includes for a 7 nights All Inclusive stay with flights and transfers.

4* SunConnect Liberty Hisaronu, Fethiye

From £319pp

You’re guaranteed a fun-filled holiday at the brilliant 4* SunConnect Liberty Hisarönü. On top of two swimming pools, waterslides, three dining options and a spa there’s a superb entertainment team who provide plenty of laughs. Enjoy an exclusive £20 discount per person, Thomas Cook Kids’ Club , 2 outdoor pools- including one complete with waterslides. This package includes for a 7 nights stay with Daily Breakfast, return flights & transfers.


Paradise in Lanzarote

From £449pp

Rest, entertainment and the essence of Lanzarote within your reach… This is what you will find at the Paradise Island Hotel, in Playa Blanca. They want to become your hidden nook where you escape from routine, stress and worries. A place where you and your relax are the most important thing. The apartment hotel in Playa Blanca, designed for couples and families, offers you the possibility to live the holidays. The hotel also boasts it’s on on-site waterpark. Entertainment in Lanzarote is synonymous with Dino Park, the great water park in Playa Blanca, located in the facilities of the Paradise Island Hotel. As guests of the hotel, you will have a daily ticket to the park for you and your family. You will be able to enjoy a space adapted to the energetic children and designed for parents to relax and rest while children play in a safe environment. This package includes for a 7 nights All Inclusive stay with flights & transfers.

‘Marvel’ at Sunny Beach

From £333pp

The hotel is situated in the north part of Sunny Beach, in the close proximity of the beach and the picturesque sea path. This new four- star hotel offers unbelievable view to the sea as well as big variety of services and facilities, an impressive outdoor swimming pool with children’s zone, Jacuzzi, medical centre, massage, pool- bar, lobby- bar and snack-bar, hairdresser’s, non- stop supermarket, exchange bureau, individual safes at the reception. The indoor swimming complex offers a sauna, Jacuzzi, gym, and massage. The conference hall has 100 seats and it is equipped with the necessary techniques and apparatuses. The package includes for an All Inclusive 7 night stay with return flights.

12 Nights in Khao Lak

From £845pp

Welcome to Apsara Beachfront Resort and Villa, your home away from home on the tranquil Pakarang Beach, just 90 minutes from Phuket International Airport. Nestled in an area of outstanding natural beauty where the tides of the Andaman Sea flow into a lush lagoon and mangrove forest, against a backdrop of forested mountains. The Khao Lak beachfront resort is a nature lovers’ paradise featuring two distinct zones on either side of the beautiful lagoon connected by our iconic bridge. The Resort Zone has a lively ambiance while across the bridge at the Villa Zone the village setting offers privacy and quietude. No matter where you stay there is easy access the beautiful white sand beach, azure Andaman Sea, swimming pools, restaurants, bars and massage for your convenience. Our team is always ready to offer assistance to ensure you feel as comfortable and relaxed as home. This package includes for a 12 night stay with Daily Breakfast & return flights.

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