Ten top...half-term deals
Sunday 13 February 2011
1 France: Seven nights at the two-bedroom Hameau de Peemor Pen in Brittany costs £50 per person per night, based on four sharing, saving 40 per cent. Ferry included. Contact lagrange-holidays.co.uk.
2 Northumberland: A night in a wooden yurt near Berwick-upon-Tweed costs from £65 a night for four. Contact northumbrian wigwams.com.
3 Lincolnshire: PGL is cutting family activity breaks by half at Caythorpe. Two nights' full board costs £67 per adult and £47 per child aged six to 18 years. Contact pgl.co.uk.
4 Jersey: Two nights in St Helier costs £69 per person, for four sharing, including ferry crossings, transfers and room-only at the Mayfair Hotel. Contact modernhotels.com.
5 Cornwall: A night's B&B at The Hotel & Extreme Academy at Watergate Bay costs £140 for a family of four with children under eight sharing. Contact watergate bay.co.uk.
6 European road trip: A week's hire of a five-seater campervan costs £207 from Wicked Campers, 70 per cent off. Contact wickedcampers.co.uk.
7 Cyprus: Seven nights in a three-bedroom villa, sleeping six, in Protaras, with airport transfers and car, costs £300, a 10 per cent discount. Flights extra. Contact HomeAway.co.uk/p89468.
8 Lanzarote: A week in a three-bedroom villa, sleeping six, at Puerto del Carmen, costs £485, saving 40 per cent. Contact owners direct.co.uk/canaries/c1492.htm.
9 Morocco: Three nights' B&B for the price of two at Vanessa Branson's Riad El Fenn in Marrakech, costs £240 per person, based on two sharing, including transfers. Flights extra. Contact riadelfenn.com.
10 Whistler: Seven nights at the Chalet White Wolf, sleeping eight, costs £1,029 per person, down £610, based on two adults and two children sharing two rooms, including flights and chalet-board. Contact skiamericaonline.co.uk.
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