Winter value in Lanzarote

SUNWORLD HOLIDAYS are boasting unrivalled value on winter holiday prices to Lanzarote from Cork this winter.

The award-winning company offers free group places, free children’s mini-clubs and savings of up to €100 per couple.

In addition, the availability of two-bedroom apartments and long-stay holiday options gives a wider range of choice.

Puerto del Carmen is the main resort of Lanzarote with an excellent choice of bars, restaurants and nightclubs and a fine clean sandy beach. The company offers, as an example, stays in the Los Hibiscos apartments in the resort (departing November 29) on a self-catering basis for €309 per person sharing.

For a bit more, at the Playa Club apartments on December 6, clients will pay €389. Prices are for seven nights and include flights, transfers, accommodation and all taxes. To book or to get a brochure, call 01-8814300, contact any travel agency or go to

DISNEYLAND Paris winter packages are now on sale with Abbey Travel. The company offers special deals starting from €340 (two adults, two children with two night stay at Disney hotel Santa Fe and three days entrance to the parks — excluding flights and transfers).

But this price, for selected dates in November and December has to be booked by this Monday (June 30). Bookings are online at

SUNWAY will introduce the resorts of New Hampshire, Breckenridge and Beaver Creek in the USA and Whistler in Canada to their newly extended ski programme.

The company has also extended its ski packages to Norway, Italy, Andorra and Bulgaria, offering new resorts and accommodations and featuring special deals on ski packs and ski schools.

Much of the new accommodation caters specifically for groups — schools, clubs and colleges — but the company has also selected a number of four and five star hotels for the luxury end of the market.

The Sunway (the company is general sales agent in Ireland) brochure also provides snow enthusiasts with exclusive access to Club Med’s 22 Alpine ski villages located in France, Switzerland and Italy.

Club Med offer an early booking bonus of €150 and €100 per child (2-11yrs) on selected dates. Bookings at or by phoning 01-2886828.

STENA Line, in association with Bus Éireann and Eurolines has launched new fares for coach travel from Dublin to Britain from €25 per adult single.

Coaches will pick up in Holyhead for Liverpool, Manchester, Chester, Birmingham, Leeds and London.

Alternatively, travel from Waterford to Cardiff, Bristol or London, with connections from Tralee, Killarney, Cork, Limerick for an additional €10.

For more information log on to, call 01-8366111 or visit any local Bus Éireann/Eurolines appointed travel agent.

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