Calling all Grecophiles!

Tuesday 10 February 2015

New, all-inclusive holidays with prices to write home about Free bar 11+ hours a day, all meals, fruit & water in room on arrival, welcome cocktail party, all rooms with balcony or terrace, local airport options, no single supplement*

Calling all Grecophiles!

Apostolata Island Resort & Spa, Kefalonia

Relax on this exquisite white sand island, believed to be the birthplace of Odysseus, hero of Homer’s Odyssey. Kefalonia is the largest of the Ionian islands and one of the greenest with mountains and hillsides covered with the fir trees. All rooms at the Apostolata Resort have a balcony or terrace and the holiday price includes a half-day tour into Agostoli, the setting for Louis de Bernieres’ novel Captain Corelli’s Mandolin.

Seven nights from £699, 14 nights from £1,299 departing Gatwick to Kefalonia in May, June and September 2015

Olympic Lagoon Resort Paphos

This premium resort will open in June and is expected to be fit for the Gods! Guests can help themselves to drinks and snacks in the exclusive Saga lounge and spend their days on the Blue Flag beach or laze by the lagoon-style swimming pools. Guests can also enjoy cooking demonstrations, learn some of the Greek language and join yoga or dance classes.

Seven nights from £799, 10 nights from £1,099 to 28 nights from £1,899 (four weeks for the price of three on March 1-7, 2016), departing Gatwick to Larnaca from September tomNovember 2015 and March 2016.

Aldemar Knossos Royal

Set in lush gardens beside the gold beach of Anissaras, the resort sits on Crete’s beautiful northern coast with its sandy coves, canyons and mountains perfumed with wild herbs. All rooms at the resort are elegantly furnished and have a balcony or terrace. Facilities include a PADI- approved dive school (extra charge), tennis courts, and a thalassotherapy spa in the neighbouring hotel. The holiday price includes tours to Heraklion and Knossos Palace.

Seven nights from £649, 14 nights from £1,049 departing Gatwick May and June, September and October 2015

Grecotel Filoxenia Hotel

This beachfront hotel is on the outskirts of Kalamata and guests can enjoy a two-kilometre stroll along the promenade into town. This idyllic resort is popular with Greek holidaymakers being on the edge of the Messenian Gulf and set against the impressive Mount Taygetos. The hotel has indoor and outdoor pools, a spa, fitness centre and library. There is free wifi throughout the hotel.

Seven nights from £549, 14 nights from £799, departing Gatwick to Kalamata from May, June September and October 2015

Prices includes travel service, return flights and transfers, airport taxes, free bar open at least 11 hours a day, accommodation, all meals, fruit and water in room on arrival, tour manager, travel insurance and cancellation cover or a discount if passenger has own insurance cover. *Single rooms at no extra coast on selected dates, subject to availability.

Local flights available from Bournemouth, Bristol, Cardiff, East Midlands, Glasgow and Manchester and Newcastle on selected holidays and dates (extra charge).

For details call free on Call 0800 300 500 saga.co.uk/europe

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Editors: Saga Holidays is the winner of seven British Travel Awards 2014 including Best for Escorted Adventures, Best for Special Interests and Best for Singles, Best Holiday Company to Western Europe.

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