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family holiday deals 2016 - package holidays & all inclusive
- Click here to go straight to the top family holiday deals for 2016 - sales are NOW on for a short time only!
- With Christmas just behind us, summer might seem like a dim and distant memory as we head into what this year seems like more wet, winter months. This is the best time of year for booking your 2016 family holiday purely because of the huge number of deals & offers available.
- Although it is possible to get some fantastic last minute holiday offers, when you're limited to school holidays only, leaving it until later could well leave you with very little to choose from at a premium price. What happens if your favourite holiday destination is already fully booked, which is more than likely when you're competing against everyone else with school aged children? Booking now takes away some of the stress, not to mention the best choice of holiday deals that seem to be everywhere at the moment.
- Booking now means you get the choice of the best family holiday deals for 2016, so you can have the holiday you want at a really good price. So whether its an all inclusive holiday in the sun or a self catering villa either on its own or on a complex, NOW really is the time to book if you possibly can.
- Many companies offer early bird discounts, including free or reduced child prices, meal deals and other holiday deals that give you added value, all fantastic incentives to sort something out sooner rather than later.
- What's more, there's no need to worry about how you're going to cover the cost. You may not need to pay for your whole holiday now, since many companies just require a deposit to confirm your booking, allowing you to snap up your break without spending a fortune just after Christmas. If you're not going away until summer, that gives you plenty of time to save up to cover the rest of the cost of your holiday plus spending money.
- For example, James Villa Holidays (both their villas and their leisure resort holidays) offer free car hire, airport parking & welcome pack if you book before 8th February, not to mention just a £100pp deposit – call them FREE on 0800 074 0254 to take advantage of such a great offer which as we all know is worth a lot of money in terms of the flexibility of car hire. Other great special offers on family holidays with more details are shown below.
- Arranging your holiday now gives you the luxury of comparing all the available deals so you know you've got a bargain, whatever you go for. It's worth bearing in mind that there's always a huge rush to book in January so don't delay too long!
- If you are looking for holiday accommodation for 2016, then I should be able to help you. I work directly with both owners and also with a number of different, reputable holiday companies to give you the best possible choice of where to stay. So, click here to contact me if you would like me to help - oh, and yes, it is a FREE service!! For any other special offers not listed here, you might also want to take a look at the UK late availability page, France last minute deals page or our regular special offers page?
- Alternatively, if you would like to discuss your requirements over the telephone, might I suggest you give one of my partners a call?
- For the UK & Ireland: 01244 352 241 – they are open from 9am to 9.30pm every day. Sykes Cottages are always happy to just offer advice or take bookings if they can find somewhere you like.
- For European villas & apartments: 0800 074 0254 - they are open from 8am to 9pm Mon-Fri & 9am to 9pm on Sat & Sun. James Villas & Resorts specialise in family friendly holidays.
- Article By Lucilla Paull.
- Please click contact me if you would like to leave some comments on my article and I will add them here
Early Bird Discounts & Incentives to Book Now
great holiday deals on 2016 bookings now
|James Villa Holidays - huge numbers of self catering villas with private pools, in over 40 of the most popular holiday destinations around the Mediterranean, the Canaries, Egypt and Florida, or you can try out their Leisure Resorts with villa or apartment accommodation in a community setting which is my family's favourite - we love the onsite facilities including sports, entertainment, activities & restaurants so we don't need to cook on holiday, all within walking distance too! Click the red title heading for latest offers including FREE car hire, airport parking & welcome pack for 2016 package holidays with just a £100pp deposit if you book by 8 February. Or telephone 0800 074 0254 for help & advice on bookings.|
|Thomson holidays - this ever popular company, famous for family friendly holidays nowadays offers hotels, apartments & all inclusive holidays too. They have a bunch of offers on at the moment: Save up to £400 per person on summer holidays between 1 May and 31 October 2016, FREE child places - strictly limited so if you want these, hurry. Plus an extra £40 off all holidays May-Oct with the code SALE40 - only available for online bookings (not telephone bookings) so use the code on the payment page by clicking the red heading or the photo.|
|First Choice All Inclusive Holidays - holiday villages with kids clubs, entertainment or hotels with family bedrooms, your choice! But once you've paid, that's it - they are the specialists in the travel industry for all inclusive holidays. They have a bunch of offers on at the moment: Save up to £400 per person on summer holidays between 1 May and 31 October 2016, FREE child places - strictly limited so if you want these, hurry. Plus an extra £40 off all holidays May-Oct with the code SALE40 - only available for online bookings (not telephone bookings) so use the code on the payment page by clicking the red heading or the photo.|
|LowCostHolidays is the fast, smart and cheap way to book your holiday online. Choose from hundreds of airlines, thousands of hotels (as well as all inclusive) and apartments in the most popular beach, city, ski and long haul destinations. Click the red title heading for latest offers including up to 50% off 2016 holidays in their January sale. Please book online if at all possible as that way I receive a small commission that goes towards running this website for you & other families, thank you. Currently an extra £50 off with the code LCH502016 if you book online by 10 January.|
|Booking.com - my new favourite place to book any type of holiday because they trawl huge numbers of other websites and get you the best deals available on all inclusive hotels, villas, cottages, apartments, camp sites ... you name it! Apparently its Planet Earth's #1 accommodation site, guarantees the best prices for any type of property, ranging from campsites to five-star luxury properties and from my experience that is the case, so if you know where you want to go, its always worth checking out this website for the best holiday deals in 2016. Click the red heading above or the photo to the left & go ahead, get started!|
|Eurocamp Holidays - family friendly holiday parks across France & Europe in luxury mobile home accommodation. Current deals include thousands of holidays for under £350/week for the whole family. Further 2016 family holiday deals are as follows with prices quoted for the whole group: Easter under £245/wk, May under £145/wk, June under £280/week, save 20% for July holidays & 10% during school summer holidays. Click the red title heading for these deals & please book online via this link if at all possible - thank you!|
|Expedia Hotels, Flights, Car Hire, Holidays in the UK & abroad - one of the world's leading full-service online travel agents, offering access to over 510,000 bookable properties around the world (including boutique hotels as well as major hotel brand names), over 400 airlines along with a wide selection of car hire and destination experiences. Expedia.co.uk helps you to find and create the trip that best matches your own individual needs. Click the red title heading for the winter sale with up to 50% off & please book online via this link if at all possible - thank you!|
|Hotels.com - is a leading provider of hotel accommodation worldwide, offering booking services online. With over 365,000 hotels worldwide from independent and major chain hotels as well as self-catering to B&Bs in more than 16,000 destinations its always worth checking you are getting the best price for your hotel stay. Click the red title heading for the Big sale with up to 50% off + an extra 10% with the code "EML2016" when you book online. And if you want to go to the Algarve there is up to 30% off + an extra 10% with the code "ALGARVE2016" when you book online for travel up to 7 Aug. Coupon valid until 31 Jan 2016.|
|Barcelo Hotels & Resorts worldwide - more than 121 properties in 17 countries in key destinations and cities throughout Europe, North America, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean. This company offers a variety of hotels & resorts to accommodate all budgets from the cheaper end right up to super luxury holidays. All Inclusive Resorts, City Hotels and specialized holidays in Golf and Spa Hotels are all available. Click the red title heading up to 30% off plus use the code "EARLYBOOKING" on online bookings & you will get an extra 5% off too. Book by 30th April for travel throughout 2016.|
|Pierre et Vacances Center Parcs - are an exceptionally good value family friendly holiday accommodation provider, both for winter skiing holidays & relaxing summer breaks in France & Spain offering both apartments & holiday village style resorts. With kids clubs, flexibility on dates, BEST PRICE GUARANTEE & various catering options, you won't find a better choice. Not to mention the comfort of being part of the Center Parcs group. Save up to 20% off your summer holiday by clicking the red heading or photo - please book online via this link if at all possible, thank you.|
|Olivers Travels - offer luxury holiday accommodation & villas in the UK, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece & Cyprus not to mention the odd ski chalet too! For example, nearly 150 new properties are now available to book in Provence and along the beautiful Côte d'Azur in the south of France, from chic, cosy villas to grand chateaux and everything in between. Click the red heading or photo for the EARLY BIRD DEAL of £100 off, champagne reception and airport lounge passes of your choice for all destinations if you book by 31 Jan - please book online if at all possible, thank you.|
|Madame Vacances offer villas with private pools, shared pools or apartments with shared pools all over France, Spain & ski holidays all with a lowest price guarantee. Click the red title heading for latest offers up to 60% off last minute holidays, 10% off all 2016 holidays with code "JAN10" plus an EXCLUSIVE EXTRA 2% off with code for ALL holidays, quote: RFH2 when booking online or on the phone with BEST PRICE GUARANTEE. Super value for money summer holidays.|
|Apartments4You a specialist collection of over 200,000 holiday apartments in over 100 destinations worldwide. High quality yet great value self-catering accommodation abroad, ideal for families! Click the red title heading for latest offers including 10% off all 2016 apartments with code "NEWYEAR10" when booking online. Ideal for cheap summer holidays abroad.|
|OnHotels Save up to 50% on Hotel Room Prices. Onhotels.com has over 50,000 sharply discounted hotels rooms so if you know where you want to stay, I would definitely suggest checking out their prices to ensure you are getting the cheapest - (their buying power is huge so often they can get better deals than their competitors). Click the red title heading for latest offers including an extra 3% off all 2016 hotels with code "3JAN16" when booking online - offer ends 31 Jan 2016.|