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.

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5* Thailand Twin Centre Island Escape

From £1077pp

Hold onto your hats with this stunning 10 night twin centre Thailand stay. You’ll start with 5 night at the The Devasom Khao Lak Beach Resort & Villas. This new beachfront resort is about pure escapism. Opening in late 2018, it’s sister to the award-winning boutique hotel, Devasom Hua Hin, and is influenced by the same nostalgic themes but with a difference. This hotel takes inspiration from the unsung opulence of 6th- and 7th-Century Southeast Asia and the resort’s location nestled between a near-empty beach and a natural lagoon adds plenty of exclusivity. For the second half of your holiday, you’ll relax in splendour at Cape Kudu in Koh Yao Noi. Cape Kudu Hotel has the kind of effortlessly cool interior design that you find in glossy magazines. It embodies seaside glamour – think white plantation shutters, distressed wood, wicker chairs and a satisfyingly fresh colour palette of teals and white. Daily Breakfast included throughout. Flights with Qatar Airways from LGW during Sept & Oct 2019. Also available from LHR, BHX, MAN & CWL.

Dubai Rugby Sevens packages, featuring Kylie Minogue!

From £669pp

As if the Dubai Rugby Sevens wasn’t exciting enough, #KylieMinogue has just been confirmed as the headline act for the Friday night concert! Book your packages today with the 2-Day Season Ticket including the Friday concert, plus Friday and Saturday access to the Dubai Rugby Sevens tournament. Options of the 3* Rove Dubai Marina – 4 nights from £669pp or the 5* Jumeirah Zabeel Saray – 4 nights from £1,029pp. Flights from London Gatwick on 5th Dec 2019 with Emirates and transfers. Regional departures available.

Exclusive 10nt New York, Miami & Virgin Cruise 🚢 Deal

From £1985pp

Enjoy this amazing and Exclusive 10 night New York, Miami & Virgin Cruise Deal. Your package includes a 3 night stay in New York, 2 nights in Miami Beach, both 4* hotels, and 5 nights aboard the Scarlet Lady on a  Adult Only Caribbean Cruise. All of your flights are included Includes all  (available from LHR, MAN, GLA & DUB) along with with transfers. For more information on this deal and for the full itinerary, enquire with the team today.

All Inclusive in Captivating Cuba

From £1289pp

It’s easy to unwind at the Royalton Hicacos – this place teams a location on one of the best stretches of beach in Varadero with a great wining and dining scene. The Royalton Hicacos is on the Hicacos Peninsula, between a white-sand beach and a belt of jungle greenery. The just-for-adults hotel has the feel of a tropical retreat – it’s spread among thatched-roof buildings, and in grounds coated in palm trees and shrubs. The package includes for a 7 night All Inclusive stay with departures available between 20 September – 13th October 2o19. Available from LHR £1,389pp, MAN £1,289pp, DUB £1,299pp, NCL £1,449pp, BHX £1,399pp & CWL £1,489pp.

14 nights Ultimate Disney Cruise & Stay Experience

From £2299pp

A stunning Disney Cruise package has just landed in OctoTowers. The package includes an amazing 14 nights where you’ll spend 7 nights 3* Disney’s All-Star Sports Resort, Orlando combined with a 7 night cruise on board Disney Fantasy. Included in this fantastic package is a 7-Day Ultimate Ticket. Ports of Call: Port Canaveral (Florida), USA – Cozumel, Mexico – George Town, Grand Cayman – Falmouth, Jamaica – Disney Castaway Cay, Bahamas – Port Canaveral (Florida), USA. Return flights from LON (Jul 19 – Sep 20). Enquire for more details.

Atlantis The Palm

From £499pp

Whether you are staying with them, visiting their marine & water park attractions for the day or dining in one of their award-winning restaurants, Atlantis promises to deliver extraordinary experiences. They are very excited to bring to you a wide range of new and exciting entertainment options that you must try during your visit. Atlantis, The Palm is a majestic 5 star Dubai hotel situated on the Palm, a man-made island that has captured the world’s imagination with its magnificent scale and ingenuity. Our hotel rooms and suites are designed for absolute comfort and luxury. Enjoy spectacular views of the Arabian Sea or the magnificent Dubai Skyline. Included in all of our rooms and suites is unlimited complimentary access to the Aquaventure Waterpark and The Lost Chambers Aquarium. Package includes for a 3 night stay in an Ocean King Room with FREE Half Board upgrade and FREE unlimited access to Aquaventure Waterpark & The Lost Chambers Aquarium. Varying departures 02 – 19 September 2019. Family of 4 offers available from: London Gatwick £499pp, Manchester £539pp, Glasgow £549pp. Couples offers available from: London Gatwick £759pp, Manchester £789pp, Glasgow £799pp. 5 night stays and May 2020 offers also available!

The Ravenala Attitude, Mauritius

From £1697pp

A popular retreat catering for both couples and families with fantastic dining choices and activities. The Ravenala Attitude is a fresh and welcoming resort on Turtle Bay, and the focus is on providing plentiful activities and culinary experiences for everyone. If you’re looking for an active break have a go at paddleboarding, windsurfing and canoeing or splash out on diving, parasailing or waterskiing. The Otentik Attitude programme allows you to really get to know your destination with cooking classes, dinner in a local home, market visits and culture and heritage tours. There is a particular emphasis on cuisine here with 10 dining outlets – from family friendly to adults only. The day begins with a buffet breakfast at the main restaurant while lunch can also be enjoyed at the waterfront restaurant Ō, Beach BBQ and Taba-j. It’s at dinner when the resort really comes into its own with eight restaurants to choose from, seven of which are included in the all-inclusive package. A 7 night All Inclusive stay awaits with departures from LGW available throughout December 2o19. Premium evening flight. Return transfers on arrival.

This is one of the Maldives’ Finest Resorts

From £3299pp

This is one of the Maldives’ finest resorts, with a premium all-inclusive concept. Belonging to the luxurious Constance portfolio, Constance Moofushi’s beauty is paralleled only by the highest standards of service and quality, and there’s serious attention to detail here. Facilities are stylish yet natural, with wood, bamboo and thatched features. The sand-floored Manta restaurant offers buffet-style dining, with numerous live cooking stations serving up dishes including Italian classics and Maldivian specialities. An overwater section of the restaurant allows you to find a quiet table and dine amid stunning Indian Ocean views. The equally relaxed à la carte Alizée beachfront grill is located just a few steps from the ocean, and specialises in grilled meats and fresh seafood. Package incliudes for a 7 night All Inclusive stay in a Water Villa. Selected departures in September 2019 from MAN.

Tamarind By Elegant Hotels, Barbados

From £1289pp

This welcoming and relaxing resort blends Mediterranean and Caribbean styles, with its white-washed buildings and terracotta roofs. Stroll along powder-soft white sands to the watersports centre and try your hand at waterskiing. Wander through landscaped gardens to courtyards dotted with fountains or head to the adults-only pool and relax as pool ambassadors provide you with cold eucalyptus-scented towels, drinks and coconut ice lollies. Enjoy daily complimentary breakfast on the terrace and beachfront dining at the main restaurant which offers themed menus and live music. Inspired by the cool chic of Miami’s South Beach, the Rilaks Deck is a stylish venue for cocktails and light snacks. At the Sunday beach party you can sample local grilled specialities and dance to the steel pan band. Price includes for a 7 night Bed & Breakfast stay departing London on 8th October 2019. Half Board upgrade available from an extra £539pp, All Inclusive from an extra £769pp. Flights from MAN direct available for £95pp more.

Feet up or sand between toes – here, everyday feels like a Friday in Mauritius

From £1199pp

Feet buried in the sand or head in the blue tropical sky, breathing the Indian Ocean fresh air, you are not dreaming…you have reached your destination as at Friday Attitude, every day sounds like Friday! The hotel is nestled in Trou d’Eau Douce, a quiet village along the east coast of Mauritius. A friendly holiday destination with a relaxed and peaceful atmosphere with no fuss. With a beautiful beach of white sand, an oversized lagoon, shades of blues and greens…an invitation to idleness, sunbathing, swimming, snorkelling and not to forget their friendly family members always happy to help and quide. No stress, today is still Friday! Feet up or sand between toes, enjoy life on the east coast, in a cool and cosy hotel. Happiness is everywhere! 10% Early Bird Discount incl! Price includes for a 7 night All Inclusive stay in a standard room. Flights from MAN on 3rd December 2019.

Las Vegas Super Sale

From £499pp

You’ll find the best Las Vegas has to offer – variety, value and exciting attractions. The bright, modern rooms offer all the comforts of home. By day, Excalibur Hotel & Casino offers a wide variety of affordable shopping locales and by night, Tournament of Kings, The Australian Bee Gees: A Tribute to the Bee Gees and Thunder from Down Under provide electrifying escapes. Excalibur Hotel & Casino offers Vegas’ best combination of location, amenities, and fun. Price includes for a 3 night stay with departures between 13 January-2 February 2020 from LHR. Also includes $15 food and beverage credit per room per day. Available from DUB £599pp, MAN, BHX £649pp, NCL £679pp, CWL £759pp

Family Adventures Await at Dreams Puerto Aventuras Resort & Spa

From £1049pp

Set back on a secluded bay, looking out over a yacht-filled marina and the Caribbean Sea, Dreams Puerto Aventuras Resort & Spa is situated in the charming marina village of Puerto Aventuras (Mexico) and offers something for every age and interest. Enjoy Dolphin Dreams, the largest dolphinarium in the Riviera Maya that includes both dolphins and manatees, as well as nearby golf courses and deep sea diving. Go far beyond the all-inclusive experience with Unlimited-Luxury® at this picturesque seaside getaway, where nearly everything is included. Package includes for an 11 night All Inclusive stay. Flights direct from Manchester on 23rd August 2019. Based on 2 adults and 2 children. Upgrade to Preferred Club Dolphin View King from an extra £15pp per night.

Beautiful Bali

From £1599pp

Encased in tropical gardens and with an air of seclusion, it’s hard to believe that The Elysian sits in the heart of fashionable Seminyak, within easy walking distance of the resort’s boutiques, bars and restaurants and a short walk from the beach. This is an architecturally impressive hotel; designed to reflect the style of modern Bali while respecting the island’s rich history and tradition. The staff here play a big part in the welcoming atmosphere – nothing is too much trouble. Stroll through the leafy pathways and you’ll reach the centre of this boutique ‘village of villas’ with a reception pavilion, the Elysian Spa and waterfall-edged 25-metre main pool flanked by shaded cabanas. Breakfast is taken at the open-air Rush Bamboo Restaurant & Bar with its open kitchen and poolside tables, and regular themed evenings include seafood dinners, Indonesian Ristaffel (‘rice table’). Don’t miss afternoon tea, which is hosted daily by the pool. This package includes for a 7 night stay in a one bedroom villa with daily breakfast. Selected departures in Jan, Feb & Mar 2020 from Manchester. Includes One complimentary Dinner for two and one 60 minute massage

Valentine’s Day in New York💓

From £459pp

Experience the quintessential Manhattan hotel – 3.5* Roosevelt Hotel New York – a taste of old-school New York continually serving guests since the Jazz Age of the 1920s. Bursting with elegant architecture, and perfectly situated steps from Grand Central and minutes from Times Square, the Roosevelt Hotel New York is your home for an unforgettable stay in midtown Manhattan. Don’t miss this incredible offer – flying with Virgin Atlantic! 3 night room only stay departing London Heathrow 12th February 2020. Available from Manchester for £589pp.

5* Singapore & Phuket

From £1799pp

Experiencing and amazing holiday in two different destination with this twin centre offer. You’ll start in Singapore with 3 nights at the 5* Shangri-La Hotel Singapore in a Tower Wing Deluxe Room. Set in 15 acres of lush greenery just minutes from the vibrant Orchard Road shopping belt, the Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore is a tranquil, sophisticated urban retreat whether travelling for business or leisure. We’ll then move you onto paradise to spend a blissful 7 nights at the 5* Anantara Layan Phuket in a Premier Room. Retreat to an island paradise where lush hillside overlooks powdery beach. Hide away in luxury pool villas for two or sprawling residences for families. Bed & Breakfast throughout. Flights departing London Heathrow on 7th October 2019. Available from Manchester for £1869pp.

Costa Rica Experience

From £1195pp

Hike the forested jungle trails of Manuel Antonio National Park, try to spy the resplendent quetzal in Monteverde’s cloud forest and take a soak in La Fortuna’s lava-heated thermal springs. 9 day experience. Save 15%. Varied meal plan. Depart London Gatwick 21st September (other departures available). For more information and a fill itinerary mail the team today.

The Residence Mauritius

From £1269pp

The Residence Mauritius is situated on the east coast of Mauritius along a mile-long beach of immaculate white sand, fringed by the azure Indian Ocean and tropical gardens – an idyllic retreat for your unreserved relaxation. Inspired by the island’s stately turn-of-the-century plantation houses, this luxury Mauritius resort blends modern elegance with classic, colonial style that envelops you in an endearing sense of nostalgia. Live like royalty in rooms that radiate luxurious comfort and charm, with attentive service worthy of the grand colonial houses of yesteryear. Dine on exotic cuisine that captures the incredible potpourri of island flavours. Discover new secrets to soulful relaxation within our serene spa sanctuary, and an endless playground of attractions and activities to be found in the island’s unique mix of cultures and stunning landscapes. Includes 7 nights Half Board stay, complimentary room upgrade and complimentary airport lounge passes. Valid for departures 10 – 24 June 2019 from Heathrow. Business Class available from £2,089pp return.

Paradise found!

From £1399pp

Innahura’s formula for making your holiday in the Maldives fabulous is straightforward: we take the quintessential sun, sea and sand elements, add a traditional twist to modern facilities and round it up with a generous dose of authentic experiences. This unpretentious gem in the south-east Lhaviyani Atoll tempts sunseekers, young and young at heart, who have set their mind on a Maldives’ resort where letting your hair down and savouring life’s small pleasures are the norm. You will fall in love with Innahura because it’s just like you: laid back, fun and always up for new adventures. Enjoy a mesmerising 7 night Full Board stay from only £1,399pp!. Return flights from Manchester or Edinburgh on 10th September 2019. Includes return seaplane transfer. SAVE up to £760pp!!

Rock it at Hard Rock!

From £479pp

At Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, they believe you should be able to play where you stay. You’ll find their one-of-a-kind accommodations offer more than a great place to sleep. Their Las Vegas hotel rooms and luxury suites are equipped with customized amenities to ensure your trip to Vegas is one to remember. Discover their collection of hotel accommodations, including the AAA Four Diamond HRH All-Suite Tower, their stylish new Casino Tower rooms and the signature Paradise Tower. All feature brag-worthy pool or city views. Based on a 4 night stay departing 11th November 2019 from London Heathrow with Virgin Atlantic.

Escape to Now Emerald Cancun – Opening June 2019

From £869pp

Situated in the heart of Cancun’s Hotel Zone between the Caribbean Sea and the Nichupte Lagoon, Now Emerald Cancun will offer a unique Unlimited-Luxury® experience that the whole family will love. This gem is set on a beautiful white sand beach with crystal blue water and will feature 427 rooms and suites with garden, lagoon and ocean views. Now Emerald combines the beauty of lush nature with modern world-class facilities and is conveniently located only 8 miles away from the Cancun International Airport. Enjoy unlimited gourmet food and beverages at 8 restaurants and 7 bar options, plus activities that will keep everyone entertained. 7 nights All Inclusive stay in a Deluxe Garden View Double Room. Based on a departure on 11th September 2019 from Manchester.

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