Sarah Slattery compiles a list of the top Travel Trade Deals from trade partners, including airlines’ seat sales, special offers from tour operators, hotel deals from bedbanks, and the latest cruise deals.
Celebrity Cruises’ ‘Buy one get one half price plus free drinks’ campaign continues. Highlights include a Greece and Turkey cruise onboard Celebrity Equinox on 11th June. Price for a seven-night cruise including free drinks but excluding flights is €1,099 per person.
Royal Caribbean International is offering seven nights onboard Harmony of the Seas from €1,589pp on 14th August. Price includes return flights ex Dublin.
Thomson Cruises is offering seven nights on the Thomson Dream from €1,259 on 26th August. Price includes flights, transfers, baggage and seven-day cruise on an all-inclusive basis from Corfu.
Uniworld is offering a river cruise on the Danube for seven nights on 17th July. Price was €4,018 and is now €2,093 in a luxury appointed category 2 stateroom with French balcony. Book by 31st December.
Classic Resorts is offering seven nights all-inclusive in the 5-star Sandals Barbados from €2,669. Valid on selected dates between May and June 2016.
Falcon Holidays is offering the Catalonia Punta del Rey in Tenerife for €399 on 5th February on an all-inclusive basis. Price includes flights, accommodation, transfers and baggage for seven nights.
Sunway’s Lapland programme is on sale for 2016. Book by 31st January and pay 2015 prices. There are one- and two-night package available from Dublin and Cork with prices starting from €859.
BookaBed is offering 4-, 5-, 6- and 7-bedroom villas in Orlando, Florida, with private pools for summer 2016. They are also offering ‘The One Pass’, which gives unlimited admission to Walt Disney World Resort, Universal’s Islands of Adventure, Universal Studios Florida, Wet ‘n’ Wild Orlando, Aquatica, and SeaWorld Orlando.
Lowcostbeds has Wintersun hotel deals in Fuerteventura and Lanzarote. Highlights include the 4* Dunas Club in Corralejo from €37 Half Board and the VIK San Antonio Hotel from €62 Half Board. Prices are per person per night based on 28th January arrivals.
Aer Lingus has launched it’s Summer sale with up to 50% off Europe and fares to North America from €255 each way. Prices valid on selected dates from the 1st of May to the 30th of September.
British Airways has launched a massive seat sale across all cabins. Highlights include the Club World Sale, with Las Vegas from €779, Miami from €724 and New York from €679. Prices exclude taxes. Book by 2nd February for selected dates from 4th January – 30th November 2016.
Emirates’ seat sale includes Dubai from €519, Bangkok from €647 and Hong Kong from €649. Book by 31st December for selected departures between 11th January and 9th June.
Air France-KLM seat sale includes Cancun from €432, Beijing from €528 and Johannesburg from €559. Book by 11th January for selected departures between 8th January and 22nd June.