Travel: Alicante weekend, golf breaks at Lough Erne, bargain Turkey and chill in the Ice House

Maspalomas, Gran Canaria where tui are offering seven nights all inclusive from £489pp, departing June 9

Weekend in Alicante

or Heaven in Antalya

Where better to spend three nights than in the city of Alicante in Spain at the La City Hotel? It’s £319pp departing Belfast International for two people sharing for the flight and room only, including a 22kg baggage allowance. Or, for one of the best bargain destinations this summer, try Turkey and the Blue Heaven Apartments in Antalya. That’s £279pp for two sharing on a self-catering basis, and includes a 22kg baggage allowance and return transfers. To book, freephone 0800 408 5594, visit your local travel agent or see

Stay and play at

Lough Erne resort

With the weather improving, golfers looking to book a break can check three offers from the Lough Erne Resort in Enniskillen, which hosted the G8 summit of world leaders in 2013. From as little as £77.50pps/€90pps, there are two packages to stay overnight in a luxury room with breakfast and the chance to play either on the Sir Nick Faldo-designed course or the Castle Hume course. The ‘Thirty-Six Holes’ package has access to both Championship golf courses on the resort grounds and is from £127.50pp/€149pp B&B. To book visit or phone 028 6632 32 30.

Late sun breaks

in May and June

Tui is offering several late offers for the end of May and early June direct from Belfast International from £309pp. Departing May 23, Belfast to the Kkaras Hotel in Ayia Napa, Cyprus, where you can have seven nights bed and breakfast for £369pp. Leaving June 9 to the Dunas Mirador Maspalomas, Maspalomas, in Gran Canaria, it’s from £489pp all inclusive for seven nights or, on June 12, Belfast to Majorca, Hotel Belvedere, San Augustin, from £439pp for one week all inclusive. To book or visit your nearest TUI store.

Chill out in Mayo on

the Wild Atlantic Way

Located on the Wild Atlantic Way, overlooking the River Moy, the Ice House is a boutique hotel in Ballina, Co Mayo. Offering luxury accommodation and a stunning spa, you can opt to chill out or enjoy treks, surfing or golf. A two-night break starts from €224pp (£197) sharing, including dinner on one evening. To book visit

:: All prices and availability correct at time of publishing

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