Warming Winter Sun Ideas!

Why not escape to warmer climates this winter with a great value break to Spain or Italy? A sample of the wide selection of winter sun packages Albatross offers in the Costa Brava, the Italian Riviera and Lake Garda are shown here.
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Club Hotel La Vela

Torbole sul Garda
AAA+ Central Location Double for Single Occupancy
Situated a stone’s throw away from the centre of Torbole and the tranquil lakeside, this 4 star hotel offers good value for money accommodation. Situated just 150 metres from the lakeside, with an attractive bar and restaurant Club Hotel La Vela is made up of 3 buildings that surround the outdoor swimming pool. All 57 bedrooms in the main building are modern, whilst the adjacent rooms are recently renovated and consist of a small living area. All bedrooms have TV and hairdryer. Parking is available opposite the hotel at approx €1.50 per hour between 9am - 9pm.

Delle Mimose

Diano Marina, Imperia
AAA
Just 15 minutes’ walk from the centre of Diano Marina stands the 3 star British/Italian-owned Delle Mimose hotel. The hotel is situated in its own grounds only 800m from the sea. All 45 air-conditioned bedrooms are equipped with a TV and hairdryer. The hotel is ideal for groups, offering a large lounge and bar area which leads into an airy and open restaurant overlooking the terrace and swimming pool. Coach parking is off-site, approximately 400m from the hotel in a public coach park, and free of charge.

Grand Hotel Cadenabbia

Cadenabbia, Lake Como
AAAA Rooftop Bar Spacious and Elegant Public Areas
The 4 star Grand Hotel Cadenabbia is one of the finest hotels on Lake Como. Located on the lakeside in Cadenabbia, this large and historic property has the air of a bygone era and enjoys commanding views over the lake and Bellagio. The 190 bedrooms are all of a good size, elegantly furnished and feature TV, hairdryer, air conditioningand a safe. The hotel boasts its own swimming pool and spacious public areas, with the highlight being the rooftop bar, terrace and restaurant which together offer spectacular views across the lake. Coach parking is on-site and is free of charge. Alternative parking is at the designated coach parking site (10 min. walk away) at a cost of approx. €30 per day.

Grand Hotel Excelsior

Chianciano Terme, Tuscany
AAAA Double for Single Occupancy Family Run Hotel
The 4 star Grand Hotel Excelsior is situated close to the Piazza Italia, in the heart of the new town. Although very grand it is a privately owned and family run hotel. Elegance is a word that can be used throughout the hotel, from the spacious reception area to the lounge with its elegant furnishings. The restaurant is light and airy and offers superb cuisine. All 72 bedrooms are traditionally furnished and have modern marble bathrooms and all are equipped with hairdryer, TV and air conditioning. There is also a fabulous rooftop pool and terrace which customers will love. Coach parking is on-site and free of charge.

Grand Liberty Hotel

Riva, Lake Garda
AAA+ Historic Hotel
Originally a beautiful Liberty style villa, the welcoming Calza family have converted this delightful residence into a very comfortable 4 star hotel. Located just a few minutes’ walk from the pretty historic centre and waterfront of Riva the hotel is in the ideal location for your customers. The Grand Hotel Liberty is furnished in an elegant and traditional fashion with chandeliers in the restaurant and plenty of places to relax. It has a Wellness centre offering an indoor swimming pool, sauna, spa, Turkish bath and treatment rooms. The 94 bedrooms all vary in size and are simply furnished but comfortable, with all the facilities you would expect such as telephone, safe, hairdryer and TV. The hotel has a lift. Coach parking is off-site at the Riva coach park, a 5 minute walk from the hotel.

Hotel Adria Resort

Toscolano Maderno, Lake Garda
AAA Family Run Hotel
This peaceful, family run 3 star hotel is located about 150 metres from the lakefront and a small pebble beach. Reception can be accessed via steps or flat access can be gained at ground level via a lift. The 54 air-conditioned bedrooms are simply furnished and equipped with TV and hairdryer. Bedrooms within the main building are accessible by lift and ground floor rooms are available in the annexe. The restaurant is on the lower ground floor with lovely views over the garden and offers good home cooked food and there is an outdoor swimming pool. Coach parking is off-site (just outside the hotel gates) and is free of charge.

Hotel Coral Platja

Roses, Costa Brava
AAA+ Double for Single Occupancy Seafront Location
The lovely 3 star Coral Platja is perfectly located on the beachfront, only 300 metres from the centre of Roses. The hotel is decorated in a traditional Mediterranean style, with wrought-iron balconies and window shutters. The same Spanish style extends to the 167 traditional bedrooms, all of which have TV, hairdryer, air conditioning and balcony. The maritime themed restaurant and a lovely outdoor terrace are perfect for people-watching along the promenade. There is also an outdoor swimming pool. Coach parking is off-site, a 10 minute walk from the hotel, and is free of charge.

Hotel Drago

Brenzone, Lake Garda
AAA+ Family Feel Lakeside Location
The Hotel Drago is a traditional, elegant 3 star hotel (3 steps to entrance) located across the road from the lake. All 78 air-conditioned bedrooms include TV and hairdryer and some ground floor rooms are also available in the annex. There is an attractive bar with outside terrace and a stylish restaurant (2 steps up from reception) serving a traditional Italian buffet style menu. The outdoor swimming pool with terraces is surrounded by very pretty gardens. Coach parking is offsite and free of charge, opposite the hotel.

Hotel Le Soleil

Lido di Jesolo
AAAA Stunning Views
This stylish, modern 4 star hotel is located in the heart of Lido di Jesolo overlooking the beach. All 150 air-conditioned bedrooms are accessible by lift, stylishly decorated in a boutique style with light coloured furnishings and each is equipped with a balcony, TV and hairdryer. The bar area is extremely spacious with sea views and there are several lounges where guests can relax including a partially covered outdoor terrace with comfortable seating. The elegant restaurant is located on the lower floor and is decorated with white furnishings. The hotel boasts a beautiful outdoor swimming pool and decking that extends directly onto a private beach, providing direct access to the sea and beautiful, unrestricted views. There are approximately 15 steps to the reception area at the front of the hotel. Coach parking is off-site, on surrounding streets, and is free of charge.

Hotel Paganella

Fai della Paganella, Dolomites
AAA+ Double for Single Occupancy Free Bar
This intimate, friendly 3 star family-run hotel is ideally located for touring the surrounding area due to its proximity to the main motorway network. Fausto and his family ensure a warm welcome in this typically Austrian chalet style hotel. Bedrooms are well appointed and all 26 contain a TV and hairdryer. There is a cosy bar, a traditional restaurant serving excellent homemade fayre, a comfortable lounge and seating areas. Leisure facilities include a sauna, jacuzzi and steam room. Coach parking is off-site, about 200m from the hotel, and is free of charge.

HTop Amaika Hotel

Calella, Costa Brava
AAA+ Free Bar
This welcoming and traditionally styled 4 star hotel is located just a 5 minute walk from the beach and resort centre. There is a lift to all 228 tastefully decorated bedrooms, each of which has a TV, hairdryer, air conditioning, fridge and balcony. There is a nautical theme throughout the hotel culminating in a large, elegant ‘Titanic’ style dining room. Relax in the spacious bar or lounge or make use of the leisure facilities which include an outdoor swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi and gym. Coach parking is off-site at the Olympic Hotel and costs approximately €20 per day.

Palace Hotel

Viareggio, Coastal Tuscany
AAAA Stunning Views
Built at the turn of the 20th Century, this wellestablished 4 star hotel is situated on the promenade opposite the wide sandy beach. The stylish Palace Hotel has spacious, classically furnished public areas and its 73 air conditioned bedrooms are well presented and traditional in style with all containing a hairdryer and TV. The delightful rooftop terrace is the ideal spot to relax and admire the stunning views of the coastline with the equally impressive backdrop of the Apuan Alps. Hotel facilities include a charming restaurant, bar, various lounges and seating areas furnished in an elegant ‘olde worlde’ style. Coach parking is off-site and charges may apply.

Parc Hotel Gritti

Bardolino, Lake Garda
AAAA Easy Walk to Bardolino Centre Lakeside Location
This outstanding 4 star lakeside hotel is surrounded by beautiful grounds and gardens and is a 10 minute walk from the old centre of Bardolino. The Parc Hotel Gritti has a modern style and the feel and facilities of a first class ‘self-contained’ holiday resort. All 297 bedrooms have a TV and hairdryer. There is a large outdoor swimming pool with a sun terrace, sun beds and pool bar and the large restaurant overlooks the gardens. There is also an indoor swimming pool, gym and fitness centre. There are 6 steps to reception. Coach parking is off-site approx. 100m from the hotel and is free of charge.

URH Vila de Tossa

Tossa de Mar, Costa Brava
AAA Central Location
This centrally located, 4 star hotel is only 300m from the beach in Tossa de Mar and also boasts superb access to all amenities. Decorated in traditional furnishings with a contemporary feel, tiled floors and terracotta colours blend with a stylish bar area and cosy restaurant. This intimate hotel has 43 bedrooms decorated with individual furnishings but all are to the same standard with each being equipped with TV, hairdryer, safe and balcony. There are two lifts which service all floors except the roof terrace and jacuzzi, which are reached via a flight of stairs. Coach parking is off-site, about 300m from the hotel, at a charge of approx. €12 per day.

Grand Liberty Hotel

Riva del Garda, Lake Garda
4 Nights Half Board
October 2018
February & March 2019
Twin from £239pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £120

Inclusions
• Return ferry between Dover and Calais
• Porterage
• Welcome alcoholic & non-alcoholic cocktail
• Choice of evening meal
• Tea/coffee after dinner
• 4 course Gala dinner on 1 night, set menu with live music


Hotel Adria Resort

Toscolano-Maderno, Lake Garda
5 Nights Inclusive
October 2018
Twin from £239pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £85

Inclusions
• Return ferry between Dover and Calais
• Porterage
• Welcome fruit cocktail
• Choice of evening meal
• Tea/coffee after dinner
• One live music evening per group
• 3 course candlelit dinner, set menu on 1 night
• Light or packed lunch (not on arrival or departure day)
• Drinks promo between 12:00 - 22:00, maximum of 8 drinks per day, non transferable
• Drinks promo includes: tea/coffee, soft drinks, house wine, local spirits (spirit & mixer = 2 drinks)


Parc Hotel Gritti

Bardolino, Lake Garda
6 Nights Half Board
October 2018
Twin from £369pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £135

Inclusions
• Return ferry between Dover and Calais with DFDS Seaways
• Porterage
• Welcome gift in room on arrival: bottle of mineral water & chocolate
• Choice of evening meal
• Tea/coffee after dinner
• Cup of tea with cookies & cakes every afternoon 16:00 - 17:00
• Live musical entertainment piano bar on some evenings
• Speciality meal farewell dinner


Drago Hotel

Brenzone, Lake Garda
5 Nights Half Board
October 2018
Twin from £259pp
Single Supplement from £35

Inclusions
• Return ferry between Dover and Calais
• Porterage
• Welcome spumante or fruit juice
• Choice of evening meal
• Tea/coffee after dinner
• 4 course buffet dinner, including veg. option, antipasto/primo/secondo/dessert
• Live musical entertainment twice a week, usually Mondays & Fridays


Hotel le Soleil

Lido di Jesolo
5 Nights Half Board
October 2018
Twin from £255pp
Single Supplement from £85 (max 7, incl. driver)

Inclusions
• Return ferry between Dover and Calais with DFDS Seaways
• Porterage
• Welcome drink on arrival [usually glass of fruit juice]
• Choice of evening meal
• Tea/coffee after dinner
• Live musical entertainment on 1 night if there are 40 passengers or more


Delle Mimose

Diano Marina, Imperia
5 Nights Inclusive
October 2018
Twin from £275pp
Single Supplement from £95

Inclusions
• Return ferry between Dover and Calais
• Porterage
• Choice of evening meal
• Free bar from 09.00 - 23.59 including, house wine, soft drinks, hot drinks, local spirits
• 3 course lunch with 3 choices per course, packed lunch is available


Hotel Paganella

Fai della Paganella, Dolomites
5 Nights Half Board
September 2018
March 2019
Twin from £289pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £49

Inclusions
• Return ferry between Dover and Calais
• Porterage
• Welcome glass of prosecco or non-alcoholic drink
• Choice of evening meal
• Tea/coffee after dinner
• Unlimited wine & water with dinner
• Free bar each night, from 18:00 - 22:30 on beer, wine, soft drinks & national spirits
• Mystery day out on 1 day (guided walk of Fai & pizza.wine picnic)
• Quiz/games, grolla evening and wine tasting in the restaurant before dinner - one night each
• 4 course farewell candlelit Trentino dinner with music
• Mulled wine on 1 evening before dinner (Dec - Mar only)


Grand Hotel Cadenabbia

Cadenabbia, Lake Como
5 Nights Half Board
October 2018
Twin from £319pp
Single Supplement from £60

Inclusions
• Return ferry between Dover and Calais
• Porterage
• Welcome alcoholic & non-alcoholic cocktail on arrival
• Choice of evening meal


Palace Hotel

Viareggio, Tuscan Coast
5 Nights Half Board
September & October 2018
Twin from £305pp
No Single Supplement (max 8, incl. driver)

Inclusions
• Return ferry between Dover and Calais
• Porterage
• Welcome Prosecco (spumante) on arrival
• Choice of evening meal
• Tea/coffee after dinner


URH Vila de Tossa

Tossa de Mar, Costa Brava
6 Nights Half Board
September 2018
Twin from £295pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £130

Inclusions
• Return ferry between Dover and Calais
• Porterage
• Welcome glass of cava or similar
• Choice of evening meal
• Tea/coffee after dinner
• 1/3L wine and 1/3L water with dinner


Coral Platja

Roses, Costa Brava
5 Nights Half Board
October 2018
Twin from £185pp
Single Supplement from £90

Inclusions
• Return ferry between Dover and Calais
• Porterage
• Welcome drink on arrival
• Choice of evening meal
• Large glass of wine with dinner each night
• Free use of outdoor swimming pool
• Live musical entertainment each night


Htop Amaika Hotel

Calella, Costa Brava
7 Nights Inclusive
September & October 2018
Twin from £275pp
Single Supplement from £150

Inclusions
• Return ferry between Dover and Calais
• Porterage
• Welcome glass of wine or sangria
• Choice of evening meal
• Tea/coffee after dinner
• Unlimited wine, beer, water (excl. sparkling) & soft drinks with dinner
• Hot & Cold buffet lunch; this can be substituted for packed lunch (not avail on arriv or dep day)
• Free bar between 10:00 - 23:59 each night on local beer, wine, spirits, soft drinks & coffee
• Entertainment each night such as music, disco or flamenco
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