If you've been hankering after a holiday, Black Friday 2018 could be the time to book.
From UK breaks to long-haul holidays, with some European escapes in between, these are the best Black Friday travel deals.
UK hotels & attractions
Escape to the country with 40% De Vere hotels
Get up to 40% off with De Vere hotels – who have properties in Windsor, the Cotswolds, Reading and Cheshire. This offer must be booked between Tuesday 20th and Monday 26th November 2018 for stays before 31st March 2019. Room rates start from just £90 per night.
40% off a Cornish dine-and-stay
The Headland’s double AA rosette-awarded Samphire Restaurant serves a carefully curated selection of Cornwall’s best produce. Two people can enjoy a three course meal and a glass of fizz, plus a one night stay in a sea view room for £200, 40% off the normal rate.
Visit The Headland Hotel’s website from 23rd November to purchase a Black Friday ‘dine and stay’ voucher. This offer is valid on Samphire restaurant and hotel bookings between 2nd January and 8th February for Sunday to Thursday stays only.
A 2-for-1 Devon break
Beat the winter blues and escape to the coast in the New Year. Book a two-night stay between the 2 January and the 28 February 2019 in your preferred luxury room at The Cary Arms, beach hut, suite or cottage and only pay for one. You can also book any four nights and you’ll only pay for two.
£10 Spa Access Pass in Hampshire
The Old Thorns Hotel, Hampshire is offering access to their spa for a tenner as a Black Friday offer (purchase between Black Friday and Cyber Monday). Normally £55/£65, you’ll have access to the swimming pool, wellness suite and gym. Plus, receive a 20% discount off any spa treatment during the day (book in advance to avoid disappointment). The voucher does not include lunch, treatments, or robes/slippers hire and is valid until 31 March 2019.
A 2-for-1 Dorset break
Escape to the delightful Dorset countryside next year at The Eastbury Hotel. Book a two-night stay, between the 2 January and the 28 February 2019 and only pay for one, or book any four nights and pay for just two.
Get half-price culture at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
Get the Full Navy Ticket for half price for an historic day out in Portsmouth. You’ll get entry to HMS Warrior 1860, HMS Victory, 36 Hours: Jutland 1916, National Museum of the Royal Navy Portsmouth, Action Stations, HMS M.33, Harbour Tours, Boathouse 4, Dockyard Apprentice, Royal Navy Submarine Museum and Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower, and Tattoo: British Tattoo Art Revealed. Plus, you’ll get unlimited returns for the rest of the year.
40% off fancy London hotel
Get 40% off stays at Dukes London in Mayfair – ideal for a shopping break in the capital. This discount is applicable for stays from 24 November 2018¬ to 31 March 2019 (excludes New Year’s Eve, but does include Valentine’s Day should you be so inclined).
Black Friday deals on European breaks
25% off family holidays in France
French holiday park specialist Siblu Villages is offering 25% off all holidays for Black Friday. This includes 18 holiday villages across France, covering all holiday dates in 2019 (including school holidays). Every Siblu holiday village has lifeguarded pools, kids clubs for different ages and live entertainment every evening. They include locations in Normandy, Brittany, down the west coast and along the Mediterranean coast. Discounts are available from 19-26 November.
This means you could bag a seven-night family break at Siblu Domaine de Dugny starting 17 August for £588, including a £196 Black Friday saving, based on four people sharing an Esprit holiday home with terrace (travel not included).
Up to 55% off weekends at home and away
SuperBreak is celebrating Black Friday with a dozen offers, including up to 55% off on selected O2 tickets and three nights for two on overseas breaks, such as Barcelona and Iceland. Head to their website from 00:01 on 23 November to browse the deals.
£100 off ski breaks in the French Alps
Ski Weekends are offering £100 off all midweek chalet breaks departing 25 March 2019. Below are some of the best deals (all of which offer 3.5 days of skiing):
- Chalet Flaine, Flaine: flights, transfer, chalet board £252
- Chalet Nomis, Morzine: flights, transfer, chalet board £290
- Chalet Marmotte, Flaine: flights, transfer, chalet board £292
- Chalet La Cognée, Les Gets: flights, transfer, chalet board £301
The offer is available from Tuesday 20 November to 8pm Monday 26 November.
£50 off city breaks with easyJet Holidays
Book selected city breaks between Tuesday 20 and Wednesday 28 Nov (for travel until 1 September 2019) and save up to £50 off the total cost of your trip with easyJet Holidays. Not a huge saving, but a nice offer if you were planning on booking anyway.
25% off an Amsterdam hotel
Set within 25 interlinked 17th- and 18th-century canal houses, Pulitzer Amsterdam is offering 25% off nightly rates for guests traveling between 1 January and 28 February 2019. This visit also includes daily breakfast at Jansz and one complimentary cocktail per person at Pulitzer’s Bar. This offer is only available starting 26 November to 1 December 2018 and with a minimum of two nights. Use booking code CYBERMON.
Long haul holiday deals
10% off Southeast Asia tours
InsideAsia will be offering 10% off all new bookings for 2019 small group tours across Southeast Asia covering, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar. It might not seem like much, but with tours costing around £3,000, you could save a good few hundred pounds if you were planning a trip to the region already. Book between 23–30 November.
50% a dream Maldives holiday
For Black Friday weekend, Turquoise Holidays is offering an incredible 50% off a dream holiday to The Maldives with Six Senses Laamu when booked between 23 – 26 November 2018. Seven-night stays for both couples and families are for sale from 9am on Friday 23 November and 5pm on Monday 26 November. This means you could bag seven nights, half board at Six Senses Laamu from £1,995 per person (based on two sharing) including domestic and international flights with Sri Lankan Airlines. Or seven nights half board for £5,895 for a family of four (two adults, two kids), including flights.
Up to 35% off small ship cruises in Latin America
Latin America and Polar specialists Chimu Adventures is promising up to 35% off their small ship cruises when booking between 23 and 30 November. No other details currently available but keep an eye on their website or give them a call on Friday for more info (020 7403 8265).