Luxury short breaks
Sometimes you just need to get away. And, with Europe on our doorstep, there’s plenty to choose from, whether that’s a sunny retreat, a city escape or a Scandinavian log cabin.
Of course, there’s more than a touch of indulgence throughout, from Tuscan villas to high-end lodges in Finnish Lapland. Browse our collection of the finest luxury short breaks below, or simply get in contact with one of our specialists to start putting together your ideal holiday. Remember, there’s also plenty of the unique, including the ICEHOTEL and the world-famous Venice Simplon-Orient-Express.
Winter break at Wilderness Hotel Nangu
5 days from £1,935 pp incl. flights
Experience the very best of a Lapland winter with this luxury escape to Wilderness Hotel Nangu – a chic, adults-only retreat on the frozen shores of Lake Inari.
Winter Adventure at Treehotel & Arctic Bath
4 days from £1,710 pp incl. flights
Experience Swedish design at its absolute best, with a two-night stay and action-packed day at Treehotel, followed by a day of sauna relaxation and fine-dining delights at the all-new Arctic Bath.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express & Venice’s Islands
4 days from £3,260 pp incl. flightsSave up to £115 pp – ends 31 January
Before travelling on the world’s exclusive train, hop between Venice’s archipelago, centring on a luxury stay on your very own private island.
Winter at the Arctic Retreat
4 days from £2,710 pp incl. flights
Get away to Swedish Lapland's most boutique luxury offering, where days are spent snowmobiling and dogsledding and evenings in a private hot tub under the Northern Lights.
Luxury Southern Tenerife
8 days from £0 pp incl. flights
See Tenerife's south at its best, staying in a luxury hotel, enjoying a private beach club and exploring with unique tours, from whale watching to wine tastings.
Svalbard & the Polar Night
4 days from £1,085 pp incl. flightsSave up to £115 pp – ends 31 December
A winter break to Spitsbergen in the remote Svalbard archipelago, combining a luxury lodge stay with adventures beneath the inky blue of Norway's polar night.
Relais Santa Croce, Florence
Contemporary Hotel from £580 pp incl. flightsSave up to £220 pp – ends 2 September
Set in an old palazzo, with original murals still gracing the walls, the Relais Santa Croce is as beautiful as the Florentine views it enjoys. Frescoed ceilings and fine art feature throughout, as do high standards and lashings of luxury.