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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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.

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.


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.

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.

Infinty (pool) and Beyond!

From £349pp

This luxurious 5* Almyra in Cyprus is and contemporary design hotel combining eight acres of landscaped gardens with a beautiful seafront location and stunning views. Almyra offers something to cater for the whole family including a great range of dining options, a variety of children’s clubs aimed at children of all ages and adults will appreciate the secluded spa area, complete with its own infinity pool. Rooms are minimalist and are decorated in modern, fresh tones. This package is for a 7 night stay with Full Board and return

Cinnamon Coloured Sands

From £649pp

Welcome to the 5* St. Raphael Resort, Cyprus, situated on a magnificent beach of cinnamon coloured sands, this sleek hotel is a firm favourite in Limassol boasting spectacular views across Limassol Bay and the St Raphael Marina. The resort has plenty of on-site activities including numerous outdoor pools, a spa and a kids club, not to mention a great range of bars and restaurants that are included in the All Inclusive package. This package is for a 7 night stay with Daily Breakfast, return flights and shared transfers.

Last Minute to Jamaica

From £1479pp

5* Secrets Wild Orchid hotel in Jamaica. A chic resort, designed to reflect the island’s natural beauty and African roots. Set on a glorious sweep of soft white sand at the livelier end of the Montego Bay peninsula, this luxurious adults-only retreat has a vibrant atmosphere reflecting its promenade location. Nearby you can find a number of shops, restaurants – including round-the-clock venues for midnight and early morning snacks – and bars.Inside the resort, you’ll discover a world of facilities to cater to your every need. Those looking to keep active on holiday will no doubt love the watersports centre on the beach front, where a wide selection of non-motorised watersports are on offer. If you’re seeking a slightly more sedate experience you can lounge in the gardens, by the swimming pool or on the beach, just steps away from the azure Caribbean Sea. For the ultimate in relaxation, head to the perfectly sumptuous Secrets Spa by Pevonia®. This package is for a 7 night All Inclusive stay in September with return flights and shared transfers.

The Be Live Experience Lanzarote

From £112pppnt

The Be Live Experience Lanzarote Beach invites you to enjoy an All-Inclusive hotel with direct access to Las Cucharas beach, one of the most famous beaches in Costa Teguise and with an ideal atmosphere for you to live unforgettable holidays with friends, with your couple or your family. Completely refurbished, this hotel in Las Cucharas combines design, elegance and first-class services. Everything close at hand from the best beaches in Lanzarote. This package is for a 7 night All Inclusive stay with return flights and private transfers.

Fun in Fuerteventura

From £550pp

The 4* Fuerteventura Princess hotel is located directly by such a beach; Playa de Esquinzo in the very south of this sunny Canary Island. Soak up the warm rays of sunshine, overlook the sea while dining, swing your racquet on the hotel’s own outdoor tennis court, relax in the Turkish bath or go for an early morning jog along the deserted beach – the choice is yours. Amidst a spacious tropical garden with white, low-rise buildings you’ll find 4 pools (2 main pools, a children’s pool, and a wellness pool), 2 restaurants, 5 bars and last but not least the new premium area “Esencia de Fuerteventura“. For that little extra touch of exclusivity, the Esencia de Fuerteventura – a private area within the hotel complex – boasts newly refurbished rooms, separate pools for adults and children, Balinese beds, mini club, gym and its own restaurant. The smallest guests at the Fuerteventura Princess can look forward to mini club, mini disco and children’s pool. Teenagers have their own maxi club and a wifi- and playstation-corner. This package is for a 7 night All Inclusive stay with return flights.

Roll up, Roll up for the Magic of Euro Disney!

From £295pp

This amazing package is for a family of 4 where we will set them on an adventure of a lifetime to the truly ‘Magic Kingdom’ in Paris. The trip will start with a Eurostar departure from London where you will arrive at the parks train station, Marne-la-Vallée. Your stay will be at one of the parks truly fantastic hotels for 4 nights with daily breakfast and ‘of course’ your package will include tickets to the park where we will arrange for ‘3 days & 2 parks’. This package can be tailored throughout the year so get in touch with one of the OctoTeam today to discuss further.

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