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.
Emirates’ seat sale includes Dubai from €499, Hong Kong €629 and Cape Town €758 on selected dates from 1st September – 10th December. Book by 9th July.
Air France premium economy sale offers flights to Mumbai from €759 and Rio from €1519. Book by 14th July for departures 1st September – 11th December.
British Airways seat sale includes return fares to Beijing from €200 and Sydney from €360, excluding taxes and charges. Depart from 1st September – 15th March (excluding 11th – 25th December). Book by 14th July.
Aer Lingus is offering flights to Britain from €19.99 and Europe from €39.99. Travel 1st September – 31st October, book by 20th July.
Falcon Holidays winter offers include the Cinco Plaza Apartments in Lanzarote on 15th November for €368. Price based on two sharing for seven nights.
Sunway has a seat sale to Verona for only €249 in July and August. Price includes airport taxes and 20kg checked baggage.
Topflight is offering seven nights at the Hotel Astoria in Sorrento from €699 per person on 19th July.
Lowcostbeds is offering savings for up to 35% off accommodation in Majorca. Prices per person per night include Hotel Belsana from €30 all-inclusive arriving 19th September, Hotel Vistanova from €42 B&B arriving 1st September, Club Bellevue Apartments from €23 self-catering and Hotel Lagomonte from €45 all-inclusive both arriving 4th July.
Bookabed have exclusive rates and excellent availability for September & October arrivals in the popular Casa Luis Apartments in Ibiza. Prices per person from €26 with up to 2 children free on selected dates.
Classic Resorts is offering seven nights all-inclusive in the 5-star Dreams Sands Cancun Resort & Spa from €1,435 including taxes. Prices are based on two sharing in a deluxe partial ocean view room, departures 29th August – 16th October.
Wendy Wu Tours is offering a one-way Business Class upgrade for only €160 on tours to China booked by 26th July. Valid for travel 21st September – 30th November 2015 and 1st March – 30th June 2016. T&Cs apply.
Uniworld is offering huge reductions on its Delightful Danube & Prague 10-day cruise. Price for 4th October departure was €2,978 and is now €1,821, saving €1,157 per person.
Royal Caribbean International’s brochure for 2016/17 is out now, with free flights to meet the ship in Continental Europe or the UK and with a buy-one-get-one-half-price offer now available on selected Caribbean and worldwide itineraries.
Celebrity Cruises is offering two night ‘taster’ cruises on board Celebrity Eclipse. Prices from £219, sailing from Southhampton on the 8th of May 2016, in an oceanview stateroom including the standard drinks package.
Thomson Cruises is offering seven nights on the all-inclusive Island Escape on 24th July for only €899. Price includes flights, transfers and baggage.