Travel challenge: A beach holiday in Thailand
Saturday 30 October 2010
Every week we invite competing companies to give us their best deal for a specific holiday. Today: a 10-night beach holiday in Thailand departing in late November. Prices are per person based on two people travelling together and include Thai Airways flights from Heathrow.
£870: Centara Sawaddi Patong Resort, Phuket
Includes flights departing 20 November, internal flights and 10 nights' B&B at the four-star resort. "This is a fantastic offer, giving double the room nights for your money, travelling with the national carrier with only one plane change, and staying at a lovely, newly refurbished four-star property," says Anna Streatfeild, of Travelbag (0871 703 4240; travelbag.co.uk).
£699: Centara Villas Samui, Koh Samui
Includes flights departing 21 November, transfers and 10 nights' B&B accommodation at the three-star superior resort. "Great savings at a stylish resort with private beach offering the best of both worlds: a tropical retreat just 20 minutes from lively Chaweng," says Andrea Loddo, at Thomson Tailormade (0871 664 0273; thomsontailormade.com)
Hayes & Jarvis
£849: Centara Bhundhari Spa Resort and Villas, Koh Samui
Includes flights departing 21 November, transfers and 10 nights' B&B accommodation at the five-star resort. "Thailand continues to offer great value for money and with a 32 per cent saving, this package is no exception. Located on a hillside leading down to the beach, Bhundhari Spa Resort offers panoramic views across the Gulf of Thailand and is only 10 minutes from the nightlife of Chaweng," says a Hayes & Jarvis spokesperson (0871 664 0246; hayesandjarvis.co.uk).
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