Sparkling infinity pools, swim-up bars and clifftop hideaways: your dreamiest summer vacation yet

Imagine endless sea views and dreamy infinity pools, rooftop terraces and expansive Balinese beds on golden sand. You deserve an unforgettable vacation this year.

Across the Mediterranean and beyond, hotels and resorts are opening their doors, ready to welcome Britons back to enjoy sunny coastlines, sumptuous local cuisine and exceptional service. It’s about to be sold.

the Jet2holidays Experts have traveled everywhere to find the best hotels and arrange them so you can enjoy the perfect summer vacation. Are you looking for a luxury hotel in a spectacular location? The most beautiful stretches of sand at your doorstep? Or amazing facilities the whole family will love?

Dream location: the bustling Italian city of Naples gazes across the bay to Mount Vesuvius

With Jet2holidays, you can choose from thousands of vacations in the most beautiful destinations, from two-star hotels to five-star refuges. With flights departing from 10 UK bases, you can depart from whichever airport suits you best and enjoy 22kg of luggage and 10kg of hand luggage per person, plus return transfers included.

From the Greek Isles to the Canary Islands, from Turkey to Italy, from Portugal to Croatia, simply take your pick of sparkling coastlines, pay a deposit as low as £60 per person* and get ready for a sunny summer.

Your holiday is fully protected by ABTA and ATOL, the resort’s customer helpers are ready to give you information on what to see and do, and there’s even a 24 hour emergency helpline 24 hours if you need it.

So where should you go? the Jet2holidays the experts share their hot list. If you are looking for a top destination and a special hotel, try one of these options and book quickly to secure your summer.

An infinity pool with a view

Costa Blanca, Spain

On the sunny coast of Alicante, the seaside town of Calpe is fringed by golden sands and dominated by the impressive limestone rock Penyon de Ifach which seems to rise from the turquoise waters. A former fishing village, here you will find fantastic seafood restaurants, hiking trails, water sports and even Roman baths.

Have a drink at the Gran Hotel Sol y Mar, with stunning views of the sun-drenched sea

Have a drink at the Gran Hotel Sol y Mar, with stunning views of the sun-drenched sea

Stay at Gran Hotel Sol y Mar, right next to the golden sands of Playa del Arenal-Bol, for some of the best views.

Calpe is a beautiful coastal town. Stroll along two of its most famous sandy beaches – Arenal Bol and La Fossa Levante. Anne Mountney, Destination Manager, Alicante

The infinity pool appears to spill directly into the sea beyond, and from the sun terrace and bedrooms there are sweeping views of the beach crowned by Penyon de Ifach.

The Food Gallery serves market-fresh dishes, while the Mediterranean restaurant Abiss has a gently curving wall of windows to watch the sunset.

Meanwhile, the adults-only Beach Club sits on an elegant terrace dotted with palm trees. Add to that the spa, with its nurturing treatments, indoor pool and Turkish bath, and you have the ultimate Spanish seaside retreat.

Calpe's famous Penyon de Ifach: stay at Gran Hotel Sol y Mar for the best views

Calpe’s famous Penyon de Ifach: stay at Gran Hotel Sol y Mar for the best views

A classic clifftop hideaway

Sorrento, Italy

Located between Naples and the Amalfi Coast, charming Sorrento has inspired a long line of artists and writers with its pretty squares, cobbled streets and beautiful sherbet-colored houses and palaces.

The elegant Minerva Hotel offers breathtaking views of the sea, mountains and volcano

The elegant Minerva Hotel offers breathtaking views of the sea, mountains and volcano

Head to O’Parrucchiano La Favorita restaurant tucked away in Sorrento and ask for a table outside in the lemon garden with twinkling lights. Graeme Hill, Regional Director of Jet2holidays, Italy

The scenery is simply breathtaking: mountains of pines, lemon groves and century-old olive trees towering over the beautiful Bay of Naples, with Mount Vesuvius seemingly rising from the waters in the distance.

Make the most of this magnificent cliff-top town by staying at Hotel Minerva, an elegant 19th-century villa with red shutters and a maze of terraces and balconies to take in mountain, sea and mountain views. the volcano. Sleek interiors with clean lines, fresh colors, and ceramic tile are complemented by expansive floor-to-ceiling windows, and there’s a rooftop pool and bar.

Pool with a view: Imagine yourself relaxing here at Hotel Minerva under the warm Italian sun

Pool with a view: Imagine yourself relaxing here at Hotel Minerva under the warm Italian sun

Sample fresh, local produce in the hotel restaurant, enjoy a sunset on the flower-decked terrace accompanied by live piano music, and make the most of those sensational views that have inspired everyone from Byron to Ibsen , from Wagner to Dickens.

Views of the ancient Acropolis

Lindos, Rhodes, Greece

On an island of bountiful beaches, ancient UNESCO-listed towns and forested hills, the whitewashed village of Lindos still manages to stand out. This hillside location, with its sugar cube houses dripping with rich pink bougainvillea, sits above a bay of shimmering aquamarine waters and is overlooked by the Acropolis of Lindos, with its temple of ‘Athena Lindia, dating from the 4th century.

A perfect Greek retreat: Lindos Gardens Resort has rooms of different sizes spread around the swimming pool

A perfect Greek retreat: Lindos Gardens Resort has rooms of different sizes spread around the swimming pool

With its whitewashed style, nestled in the hills of Lindos, Lindos Gardens Resort blends seamlessly into its surroundings.

This hotel has views to die for! Soak up the Rhodian sun from the pool, with the breathtaking backdrop of the Acropolis of Lindos, and enjoy a drink from the poolside bar. Hannah Barton, Jet2holidays Product Manager, Lindos Gardens Resort

But step through its doors and discover a peaceful and welcoming retreat, with rooms of varying sizes arranged around serene pools and sweeping views of the ancient perched Acropolis.

You’ll love the lagoon-shaped main pool with views of the coast and the Acropolis. It is one of three that also includes a dedicated children’s pool with slides.

Enjoy the tranquility of this location a short walk from Lindos, have a drink at one of the three bars and unwind with low-key evening entertainment.

Would you like to stay in a gîte, B&B or half-board? The choice is yours.

Holiday bliss: Escape to the beautiful Greek island of Rhodes

Holiday bliss: Escape to the beautiful Greek island of Rhodes

* Deposit of £60 pp. Full balance due 10 weeks prior to departure. Terms and conditions apply, see jet2holidays.com for details

Destinations may vary depending on departure airport in the UK.

Comments are closed.