Travel deals - UK spa breaks, Barcelona, and skiing in the Dolomites


Deals of the week

Under £200... Recuperate on a UK spa break

Secret Escapes offers a range of day spa breaks in the UK. Examples include access to The Malvern Spa in Worcestershire for £65 per guest, with a 30-minute treatment, use of the spa and a light lunch between now and March, when booked by tomorrow.

Under £500... Business class to Barcelona

Take a four-night break to Barcelona with Wexas for £482pp, staying at the Avenida Palace, a hotel close to Las Ramblas. The package includes breakfast and BA flights in Club Europe (business class) from Gatwick between 27 February and 16 April.

Under £1,000... Skiing in the Italian Dolomites

Inghams has a week skiing in the Italian resort of Cortina, linked to the vast Dolomiti Superski area, with 1,200km of slopes. The package includes a catered stay at the Chalet Hotel Parc Victoria, and flights from Gatwick to Innsbruck on 1 February for £599pp.

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Now... Go crosscountry in Lapland

Tone up and get close to nature on Transun’s new cross-country ski break in Finnish Lapland. Departing on 19 January, the four-night trip includes flights from Gatwick, hotels, transfers, equipment hire and an introductory lesson for £945pp. Soon... Jet off to Mauritius next month

On 4 February, Hayes & Jarvis has a week on the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius for £995pp. The price includes BA flights from Gatwick and all-inclusive accommodation at the Emeraude Beach Attitude resort, on the east coast.

Later... A spring break on Lake Como

Citalia is offering a week in northern Italy on the shores of Lake Como for £699pp. Departing on 2 April, with BA flights from Manchester to Milan, the holiday includes B&B accommodation at the four-star Hotel Lenno. Transfers extra.