Travel challenge: A wellness holiday for 2010
Saturday 28 November 2009
Every week we invite competing companies to give us their best deal for a specified holiday. Today: a seven-night wellbeing holiday departing on 16 January 2010. Prices are for two people and include return flights from Heathrow and transfers.
Neal's Yard Holidays: £2,315: Barberyn Reef Ayurveda Resort, west coast, Sri Lanka; Includes SriLankan Airlines flights and full board accommodation, with daily yoga, tai chi, meditation, all Ayurvedic consultations, massages, treatments, excursions and activities.
"This pioneering all-inclusive resort is situated by a natural reef with a vast expanse of sandy beach. The lovely staff and authentic, personalised treatments make for a wonderfully rejuvenating holiday with long-term benefits," says Ulrike Speyer of Neal's Yard Holidays. (0844 888 5050; nealsyardholidays.com)
Essential Escapes: £4,030: Shanti Ananda, south coast, Mauritius; Includes British Airways flights, full board accommodation in a Junior Suite Ocean View and two treatments per day.
"This is the first destination spa in Mauritius and boasts a stunning location and extremely generously sized suites. The price includes an exceptional offer of seven nights for the price of four," says Emma Barnett of Essential Escapes. (020-7284 3344; essentialescapes.com)
Wellbeing Escapes: £5,200: Six Senses Destination Spa, Phuket, Thailand; Includes Thai Airways flights and spa cuisine full-board accommodation, two daily spa treatments, yoga and fitness classes.
"Destination spas offer the ultimate health holiday with long-lasting benefits – improved fitness, de-stress, rejuvenation, weight loss. They are the ultimate investment in your health and wellbeing, giving results that work long after your tan has faded. With our exclusive no single supplement offer, this is ideal for couples and single travellers," says Wellbeing Escapes' Victoria McClelland. (0845 602 62020; wellbeingescapes.co.uk)
The Independent travel offers: Discover a world of inspiring destinations
- 1 Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga
£240 - £275 per day: Investigo: Support the global business through in-depth a...
Negotiable: Ashdown Group: Data Manager - MySQL, Shell Scripts, Java, VB Scrip...
£27000 - £32000 per annum: Ashdown Group: Application Support Analyst - near S...
£23000 - £27000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: This successful group of compan...