Flying over the deep blue waters of the Mediterranean, a jagged coast will eventually come into view with tiny island flecks dotted away from the main island. Welcome to Crete! Booking a holiday here, you’re in for an exciting mixture of characteristic cuisine, bewitching scenery and rich history and culture that dates back to 2700 BC! It’s a great place where you can share some unforgettable memories with your family.
Summer family holiday in Crete
This deal from Loveholidays offers an August family holiday on the sunny island of Crete including return flights from Glasgow and 7 nights in a gorgeous 4 star, all inclusive Orion Hotel. The price from £320 per person is based on 2 adults and 1 child sharing. Transfers between the hotel and airport are available from £108. You can’t say no to such a deal!
The 4 star Orion Hotel is a stylish resort where you and your family can enjoy some time together in high comfort. It has received a 4/5 TripAdvisor rating as well as a Certificate of Excellence.
The rooms offer a WiFi access and private balconies with a pool or sea view, so you can just relax and admire the beauty of the Mediterranean. You probably won’t be spending too much time in your room, as the hotel also offers an outdoor pool, both outdoor and indoor restaurants and a children’s playground. Orion Hotel sits right next to a beach where you can lie down on the soft sand and forget about everyday stresses.
The charming town of Rethymno houses a Venetian harbour and lighthouse as well as an Old Town filled with narrow alleyways. It’s great for a relaxed sunset stroll by the sea. The island of Crete offers a multitude of sights and activities and you can really take your pick. You’ll find the Heraklion Archeological Museum in the charming capital of Crete. The famous Palace of Knossos is simply stunning and you can really see the centuries of history here. The Cretans are very proud of their unique culture and you can often spot musicians playing on the streets. The islands caves are filled with mythology – the Greek god Zeus is said to have been born in one of them!
- Crete: 7 Nights incl. 4* Hotel, All Inclusive & Flights from £320pp
- Travel dates: 17th – 24th August 2016
- Length of stay: 7 nights
- approx. air temperature during stay: 29°C
- Airport of departure: Glasgow
- Hotel: 4* Orion Hotel
- Rating: 4/5 on TripAdvisor out of 330 reviews + Certificate of Excellence
- Location: approx. 6 km from Rethymnon
- Destination: Crete
- Meals: All inclusive
- Airport transfer in Crete: shuttle transfer available from £108
- Rental car on carrentals.co.uk
- Price: only £320 per person based on 2 adults and 1 child sharing
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