If the dark nights and chilly winter are getting you down, these fabulous holiday offers have sunshine guaranteed - plus free wine, meals and spa treatments galore!
1. Enjoy the Med in Malta
For great value spring sunshine it's hard to beat the beautiful island of Malta. Sitting between Sicily and North Africa, it gets over 300 days of sunshine a year but is as good for sightseeing as it is for sun worshipping.
One of the most popular resorts in the north of the island is St Pauls Bay, just a short drive away from the capital Valetta. One of the top hotels there is the db San Antonio Hotel & Spa where we're offering a fantastic all inclusive 7-night stay.
Surrounded by swaying palm trees, this hotel is fresh and contemporary in design, with four outdoor pools to choose from including a luxurious adults-only rooftop infinity pool. There's also a candlelit spa for pampering in, as well as five excellent restaurants to feast in. At dusk retreat to the privacy of your balcony to watch the blazing sunset - bliss.
The price: From £792pp
What's included? Seven nights in a double room | All inclusive at all five restaurants | easyJet flights from London Gatwick | Private transfers on Malta | Offer is valid from 1 May until 31 October 2018
2. Feel amazing in Italy
Where better than the beautiful Italian lakes to go for a pampering wellness holiday? The stunning Lefay Resort and Spa is on the western shore of Lake Garda is set in a beautiful national park within the Riviera Dei Limoni - and our offer includesfull board accommodation in a Prestige Junior Suite, full use of the spa, and beauty treatments galore.
There are heated swimming pools both indoor and out, saunas, hot tubs, ice fountains, a salt lake flotation area, steam rooms, walking trails, fitness classes and a complimentary shuttle service down to the charming village of Gargnano on the lakeshore. Plus, with our offer you'll receive an energy facial massage, energy body massage, hydroaromatherapy session, one activity for rebalancing physical energy, and unlimited daily exercise classes.
The price: From £1,269
What's included? Return flights to Verona airport | Return private transfers from Verona airport | Three nights' full board accommodation in a Prestige Junior Suite | Full use of the Lefay SPA & selected treatments | Entrance to the Lefay Spa World of Water and Fire
3.Spa & fitness in the Algarve, Portugal
Want to come back from holiday feeling – and looking – 10 years younger? Then we have the perfect wellness holiday for you – a five-star summer escape to the beautiful Epic Sana resort in Portugal’s Algarve.
This five-day wellness holiday offers so much more than your standard spa break – it’s personalised for you, with weight-loss advice, fitness classes and indulgent treatments, offering the perfect escape for mind, body and soul. Perched high on the cliffs above the golden sands of Falesia Beach and just half an hour from Faro Airport, Epic Sana has five outdoor pools, a heated indoor pool, fabulous sports complex and the relaxing Sayanna Wellness Spa.
The price: From £1,345
What's included?Return flights | Four nights half-board | Upgrade to a superior room | Transfers and VIP welcome package | Late check-out | 3 spa treatments | Personalised health and wellness assistance | Fitness evaluation |Personal training session | 50-minute training sessions
4. Pamper yourself in Portugal
With the glittering Atlantic on one side and bustling Vilamoura harbour on the other, the hotel Tivoli Marina Vilamoura sits in a prime waterfront position on Portugal's Algarve. This five-star resort leads directly onto the beach and April is a great time to visit as the weather has already started to heat up - the average temperature is a balmy 20C.
Enjoy eating outdoors at one of the seven restaurants or spend time with a good book lounging by the pool. But the highlight of this sunshine break is pampering yourself in the holistic spa.
Our great value package includes over 160 minutes of wonderfully relaxing treatments including a hot stone massage, detox seaweed wrap and a facial, as well as a luxurious scalp massage. Go with a girlfriend, your daughter or your mother and treat yourself to an indulgent spring getaway.
The price: From £625pp
What's included? Five nights in a Deluxe Panoramic Room plus upgrade if available | 60-minute hot stone massage | 30-minute detox seaweed wrap | 45-minute supreme facial | 30-minute scalp massage | Fruit and wine on arrival | Late checkout | Flights can be arranged on request | Offer valid until 30 April 2018
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* Prices based on two sharing. Subject to availability. For validity dates and full terms and conditions please visit the individual offer pages
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