January Travel Sales: 10 of the best deals for 2018
Get rid of the winter blues with the pick of the January travel sales, as selected by our intrepid travel editor.
50pc off Aer Lingus flights
Aer Lingus has a January sale on three million seats, offering up to 50pc off European fares and flights to North America from €209 (booked as part of a return fare). Book online by January 16 for travel from April 1 to September 30 (aerlingus.com).
Buy one cruise, get one half-price
Book an eligible stateroom with Royal Caribbean between December 19 and March 5 on selected 2018 sailings for 'Buy One Get One Half Price' cruise fares.
The deal includes 25pc off third and fourth guests, with the first two guests receiving an All Inclusive Deluxe Beverage package on eligible sailings.
Slip away to Santorini from €355pp
Cassidy Travel has flights plus seven nights on the Greek Island of Santorini (top) from €355pp, based on 3-star accommodation in May. Flight depart from Dublin via Athens on May 11. Call 01 822-4000 or book in one of nine stores across Dublin.
January sales at Flynn Hotels
Flynn Hotels have a sale from January 5-12, with B&B from €79 at the Newpark, Kilkenny; Imperial Hotel, Cork City; Old Ground Hotel, Ennis; and The Park Hotel, Dungarvan. For more info, log onto flynnhotels.com.
10pc off your 2018 Camino
Thinking of a Camino next year? CaminoWays.com has 10pc off all bookings made before December 31.
Fly with Ryanair from €9.99
Ryanair has flights to the UK from €9.99, and summer sun destinations from €19.99 on sale. As we publish, Faro and Ibiza are available from Dublin from €24.99 each way. Ryanair's package holiday arm also has deal from €88. ryanair.com.
Save up to €470 with Topflight
Topflight's January seat sale is up and running, with deals including ski holidays from €349pp (3-star Livigno and 2-star Andorra, January 6/7), and 5-star Sicily reduced from €999pp to €869pp (May 26). topflight.ie.
€1 deposits with ClickAndGo.com
You can secure all ClickAndGo.com summer holidays with a €1 deposit. As we publish, it's also offering discounts of up to €250 on sun holidays. clickandgo.com.
€349pp: Winter sun in the Canaries
Sunway has January packages to the Canaries - including 2-star Gran Canaria and Lanzarote and 3-star Fuerteventura from €349pp. You can expect temperatures of 18-21 degrees, in a nice break from Ireland's winter. sunway.ie.
10pc off hotel bookings
Hotels.com has 10pc off on bookings made to January 29. Use the code HOTELS2018 on its app to redeem, with travel up to May 28, 2018.
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