Best Hotels & Resorts for Short Breaks

Rosa Alpina

Exterior view of Rosa Alpina in the snowy Italian Alps San Cassiano, Italy

With an enviable location in heart of the picturesque Dolomite village of San Cassiano, Rosa Alpina is the perfect luxury lodge.

Beach at Grand Hotel Tremezzo on Lake Como in Italy Tremezzo, Italian Lakes, Italy

On the shores of Lake Como, Grand Hotel Tremezzo is steeped in history, surrounded by fabulous gardens with unparalleled views over the lake to Bellagio and the Grigne Mountains.

Portrait Firenze

Ponte Vecchio Suite view at Portrait Firenze in Italy Florence, Tuscany, Italy

Overlooking the Ponte Vecchio, close to the Uffizi, surrounded by fabulous restaurants tucked into charming side-streets, chic Portrait Firenze is right in the very heart of the city.

Cap Rocat

Entrance to Cap Rocat in Spain Cala Blava, Mallorca, Spain

Set in a cliffside haven in Palma Bay, Cap Rocat was dramatically transformed from fort to luxury hotel, retaining its architectural integrity, with drawbridge, bunkers and trenches.

Le Bristol Paris

Terrace dining in the gardens of luxury hotel Le Bristol in Paris, France Paris, France

One of Paris' perpetual icons and top luxury hotels, Le Bristol rubs shoulders with Hermes and Lanvin in the heart of the arts and fashion district on rue Faubourg St Honoré.

Outdoor swimming pool with view of Hotel Crillon le Brave, France Crillon le Brave, Provence, France

Situated in the foothills of Mont Ventoux, Hotel Crillon le Brave has character and charm in abundance, just a stone's throw from the greatest names in wine - Chateauneuf du Pape topping the list.

View from suite at Santiago Alfama, Lisbon Lisbon, Portugal

Recently transformed into one of Lisbon's finest boutique hotels, Santiago de Alfama is a striking and imposing 15th century building in the wonderfully time-worn district of Alfama.

Dar Zemora

The pool, set in lush green gardens, with sunbeds and sun umbrellas at Dar Zemora in Morocco Marrakech, Morocco

Dar Zemora is set in delightful gardens in the highly desirable Palmeraie. Just a short hop from the Medina, with only six rooms, this intimate property is a welcome haven.

Best Short Break Itineraries

A Long Weekend in Oman

5 Days
from £1,195
per person
The swimming pool of Chedi Oman Oman
Four nights under the sun, on the shores of the Arabian Sea, staying in great comfort at The Chedi Muscat, with time to explore the fascinating city and snorkel in the fish-rich waters.

Adventure in Svalbard

7 Days
from £4,335
per person
Svalbard dogs in Norway Norway

Nothing beats the unique thrill of racing past glaciers on a snow mobile or mushing with a team of dogs. This adventure explores the arctic landscapes of Svalbard, with imagination and in style.


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