Everyone deserves a vacation, but when the costs pile up it’s hard to imagine escaping those sun-soaked shores.
However, by choosing your destination carefully, opting for package holidays and taking advantage of great deals, you can be by the pool sooner than you think.
Jet2 Holidays Have some very clever ways to save on your summer vacation – here are some ideas!
With an amazing collection of resorts scattered across Europe, Jet2 Holidays Gives you a fantastic choice when planning a great-value break.
Find a budget villa on the sunny Costa del Sol or an all-inclusive sanctuary on Bulgaria’s lesser-known Black Sea coast. From winter sun in the Canaries to the stunning offerings of Turkey’s Turquoise Coast, there’s a whole world to explore.
How to get great savings
When you book Jet2 HolidaysThere are many ways to save.
Once you’ve chosen your dream destination and hotel, Jet2 Holidays Finish it off with return flights and transfers to make your own personalized package holiday. To make your journey hassle-free, you also get a generous 22 kg of luggage.
Cut costs by traveling at the start or end of the season, as many European destinations still enjoy good weather and offer great value for money.
Whether you opt for a budget-friendly two-star stay or a splash of five-star glamour, there is more accommodation choice outside of peak times.
Choose an all-inclusive vacation or consider a self-catering apartment to cut costs at a resort during your stay and shop locally, which is often more affordable than at home.
And remember, if you’re traveling with kids, see if you can get a free child place†! How does it work? When two fully paying passengers book a room, one child can take the holiday at no extra cost. Just use it Jet2holidays’ Free Child Place Finder† to search for an eligible holiday.’
Even better, infants under the age of two* travel free, with a total allowance of up to 10kg for car seats, pushchairs and travel cots.
Booking in advance helps you find the best deal and you can book your dream trip from just £60pp**. It’s also easy to spread the cost with convenient, interest-free monthly installments***, which means more time saved and more time to be excited.
Still looking for holiday inspiration? Here are four fantastic destinations that offer great value for money.
A budget adventure on Turkey’s Dalaman coast
With a sparkling children’s pool and stylish sun-drenched terraces, these all-inclusive apartments sleep six in the heart of the action.
Club Alize has terraces and sparkling pools outside, while spacious and sunny rooms inside offer enough space for everyone, half a mile from the beach.
All-inclusive apartments on Turkey’s Dalaman coast: Club Alize offers affordable family fun
Oliver Eyre suggests visiting the spice stalls in the Grand Bazaar of Marmaris
A stone’s throw from the bazaars and bars of Marmaris, this is the perfect place to make lifelong memories.
As this hotel is all-inclusive, enjoy poolside buffets and a cashless experience – a truly relaxing way to vacation.
Top tip: Oliver Eyre, Jet2 Holidays Senior Product Executive.
‘It’s easy to make your money go further in Marmaris and there are many free ways to fill your days. Marvel at the mountains of spices at the Grand Bazaar or enjoy the magnificent fountains at Marmaris Marina.’
Excellent value in beautiful Bulgaria
Enjoy sparkling waters, sun-drenched beaches and ornate interiors at the Imperial Resort, a palatial residence just a short walk from the sunny beach.
Here you will enjoy a wonderful atmosphere as well as great prices.
The Imperial Resort on Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast is the perfect location for a sunny summer break
This Black Sea favorite boasts comfortable rooms, grand terraces and three international restaurants. Soak in the spa while the kids explore the pools and kids’ club, then come back together and enjoy the evening entertainment.
Nestled between two exciting resort centers, a sweeping Blue Flag beach and an adrenaline-fueled theme park, you’re in the perfect spot for exploration.
Low costs on the Costa del Sol
Covered in terracotta, dotted with turquoise pools and green palms, Fuengirola Beach offers a colorful, self-catering stay in one of the best-value beach towns on Spain’s sunniest coast.
These bright and modern apartments help you keep costs down with everything you need for a budget-friendly holiday, and they offer balconies with views of the sun-kissed Andalusian mountains.
Sun, space and sandy beaches: Fuengirola Beach on the Costa del Sol is a family favourite
Charlotte Cox says choosing a self-catering board at Fungirola Beach is great for families
Children will love the playgrounds, pools and kids’ club, while parents can spend many afternoons sipping cocktails at the pool bar or exploring nearby Fungirola.
Make the most of the wonderful weather by exploring the nearby sandy beaches and strolling along the palm-fringed promenades.
Why not try the ‘Menu del Dia’, a great-value fixed-price lunchtime menu offered by a variety of restaurants along the sparkling coastline.
Top tip: Charlotte Cox, Jet2 Holidays Product Executive
‘The self-catering board at Fuengirola Beach is a great value option for families, and when you go out, the Menu del Dia means you can try lots of local food.’
Apartment living in the charming Algarve
Hosting the refreshing waters of the Atlantic and four sparkling pools, this delightful Portuguese retreat is the perfect excuse for an aquatic adventure near one of the country’s most beautiful beaches.
You’ll find a selection of stylish self-catering apartments at Quinta Pedra dos Bicos, some sleeping up to eight people. Some rooms enjoy mesmerizing views of the sparkling water and all are clean, comfortable and well-appointed. Perfect for the family, and for a price your wallet will love.
Stylish and well-located, Quinta Pedra dos Bicos offers self-catering apartments in the Algarve.
From soaking in the pools to catching the game with a drink at the sports bar, this welcoming complex has something for everyone. A short walk away, the winding cobblestone streets of Albufeira’s Old Town are romantic, while the New Town’s vibrant bars and budget restaurants beckon families hungry for entertainment.
Top Tip: Cheryl Asuncao, Jet2 Holidays Regional Manager, Portugal
Cheryl Assuncao recommends the Algarve for its reasonable prices, activities and markets
‘If you’re looking for affordable activities, head to the Algarve. It’s perfect for hiking and biking and is famous for its markets if you want to get your bargains! You can even get a three-course meal for a reasonable price, so you can really holiday in style.’
From off-peak all-inclusive options to great-value glamor on lesser-known shores, Jet2 Holidays It has all the options you need to create your dream vacation. And by planning ahead and being flexible with your options, your moment in the sun is within reach.
Pick your perfect destination, package it with return flights and a generous 22kg of luggage and you can enjoy that amazing holiday for a lot less than you thought.
Book in advance at Jet2holidays.com and lock in today’s price
*Infants are defined as children under two years of age on the date of return. Infants are not entitled to a flight seat (must be seated with a parent or guardian) or 22 kg baggage.
** A deposit of £60 per person applies for holidays 10 weeks or more from the booking date.
***Terms and conditions apply, please see Jet2 Holidays Website for details.
†Free child places are subject to availability. Please visit jet2holidays.com/free-child-place-finder for more details.