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.
Classic Resorts’ Caribbean winter offers include the 4-star Riu Montego Bay in Jamaica from €1,449 per person. Price is based on an-all inclusive basis for seven nights from January to March. Book by 22nd September.
Celebrity Cruises’ ‘Buy one, get one half price’ sale continues with free drinks packages available on ocean view or above staterooms. Highlights include a 12-night Scandinavia & Russia cruise onboard Celebrity Silhouette on 2nd May. All-inclusive price based on an ocean view stateroom is €1,900 per person, including flights from Dublin.
Royal Caribbean International is offering a seven-day cruise on the new Harmony of the Seas on 9th October. Price including flights from Dublin to Barcelona is €1,203 per person.
Uniworld is offering a saving of €1,159 on its Parisian Holiday river cruise on 6th December. Price for an eight-day all-inclusive cruise is now €1,659 per person.
Sunway’s last-minute deals include Turkey from Knock, staying in the Golden Gate Apartments. Prices from €299 per person for seven nights, departing 19th September. Price includes flights, transfers and 20kg checked baggage.
Falcon Holidays is offering seven nights in the Ambavri Apartments in Kos for €298 on 3rd October. Price includes flights, transfers and 20kg checked baggage.
Sunway is offering seven nights in the International Palms Resort in Orlando from €619 per person for travel next May. Price is based on two adults and two children under 12.
Red Sea Holidays is offering seven nights on an all-inclusive basis in the Sharm Resort from €465 on 24th September.
Lowcostbeds has last-minute deals to Turkey with savings of up to 34%, including the 5-star Omer Holiday Resort in Kusadasi from €37 and the 5-star Crystal Sunset Luxury Resort & Spa in Side from €43. Prices are per person per night during September and are on an all-inclusive basis.
BookaBed has exclusive last-minute deals to the Magalluf Playa Hotel. Prices from €18 per person per night for arrivals up to 29th September.
Etihad Airways’ seat sale includes Abu Dhabi from €515 and Phuket from €754. Book by 5th October for selected departures up to 30th June 2016.
Ethiopian Airlines has just launched a promotional fare on its Dublin – Los Angeles route. Economy is €490 and Business Class €2,134, both inclusive of taxes. Fares must be booked by 22nd September for travel from now until 31st May 2016. Christmas and Easter blackout dates apply.
Emirates’ seat sale includes Dubai from €519 and Cape Town from €759. Book by 2nd October for selected departures up to 9th June 2016.
British Airways is offering free one-way upgrades to First Class when you book an eligible Club World return fare. Book by 30th September.