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.
Aer Lingus is having a three day seat sale starting today with 25% off European flights. Travel from 13th Nov – 29th Feb, book by midnight, 5th November.
Falcon Holidays has availability on day trips to Lapland. Prices are now €639 per adult and €579 per child, departing on 5th, 12th and 17th December.
Topflight is offering the Bella Italia Apartments for Easter from €445 per person, for 27th March arrival. Price is based on four sharing and includes flights, transfers and baggage.
Red Sea Holidays is offering seven nights in the 5-star Hotel Grand next May from €695 per person, on an all inclusive basis. Price includes flights, transfers and baggage.
Sunway is offering seven nights onboard Royal Caribbean International’s Splendour of the Seas from €1,675 per person departing on 28th December. Price includes a seven-day cruise around the Emirates on a full-board basis, flights, taxes, gratuities and baggage.
British Airways’ club world seat sale includes Shanghai from €788, Barbados and St Lucia from €1,380. Book by 17th November for travel from 15th December to 3rd September 2016.
Emirates’ seat sale includes Dubai from €499 and Sydney from €899. Book by 6th November for selected departures up to 9th June 2016.
Turkish Airlines is offering flights to Durban this winter from €562. Book by 15th December for travel on selected dates between 28th October – 31st January.
Uniworld is offering almost 50% savings on an eight-day all-inclusive cruise discovering Europe’s best Christmas markets. Cruise from Vienna to Nuremburg on 15th December from €1,399.
Celebrity Cruises November campaign starts today with free flights on selected European sailings. Highlights include a seven day cruise from Rome on Celebrity Equinox on the 23rd of July for €1689 per person. Price includes flights from Dublin and an oceanview stateroom.
Royal Caribbean International’s ‘Go Awe Inclusive’ campaign includes free gratuities and a free upgrade to all inclusive on selected worldwide sailings. Book by 22nd December.
Classic Resorts is offering a 10-night luxury trip to Mexico and Las Vegas for 2016. Stay at the 5-star Aria Resort & Casino for three nights and the all-inclusive 4-star Grand Xcaret Resort for seven nights for €1,779 per person including taxes. Book by 31st December for travel between 1st May – 24th June.
Wendy Wu Tours is offering a free side trip to Cambodia when you book a tour to Vietnam or a free side trip to Hong Kong when you book a tour to China, Japan or Burma. Offer includes flights, two nights B&B in a 4-star hotel with a sightseeing tour and airport transfers. Terms and conditions apply.
Lowcostbeds is offering January deals to Lanzarote and Fuerteventura. Highlights include the 4-star Hotel Beatriz Playa & Spa in Matagorda from €33 B&B and, in Fuerteventura, the 4-star Correlejo Beach Hotel from €27 B&B. Both prices are per person per night based on 16th January arrival.