Neighbours Italy and Croatia both lay claim to some of Europe’s most stunning cities and landscape. We’ve rounded up our best Italy and Croatia holiday offers to help you plan your perfect break.
Italy evokes images of rolling green hills with ancient hilltop villages and pinstripe vineyards, beautiful stretches of coastline, stylish islands, dramatic lakes, and everything from historic cities to floating ones. It promises to combine history, culture, art and cuisine all in one unforgettable trip.
Perched on one of the most exclusive beaches in north Sardinia, Capo D’Orso is the most prestigious five star hotel in Palau. With remarkable views over La Maddalena Archipelago, facing the island of Caprera and leading to the Costa Smeralda, this hotel comes close to none where scenery counts. Here, warm Mediterranean breezes compliment the pretty surroundings of olive trees and junipers, creating a fresh and luxurious environment for holidaygoers.
Gazing out over Sorrento from its enviable location on the Amalfi cliffs, the distinguished Grand Hotel Excelsior Vittoria is the epitome of opulence. Built back in 1834, the grandeur and splendour of that bygone era is still as evident and perfectly maintained today as it was when it opened its doors.
Grand Hotel Atlantis Bay slopes down to the seafront providing breath taking panoramic views of the Bay of the Mermaid. The outdoor swimming pool is perfect to cool off from the summer sun. When the sun sets, guests can enjoy a romantic evening at the restaurant, Ippocampo, serving traditional Italian cuisine in a candlelit outdoor setting.
Chia Laguna Resort in Sardinia will inspire you. It is set on a mountain, while being just 700 metres away from a soft white sandy beach which will provide you with endless opportunities to relax, unwind and soak in views of the beautiful scenery. Active guests can absorb Chia’s untouched beauty as you hike, boat and swim through the landscapes.
Create lasting memories at the scenic Hotel Caesius Thermae & Spa Resort, which can be found nestled on the shores of the stunning Lake Garda. With enormous grounds and jaw-dropping natural beauty at every turn, you’ll never want to return to reality after a stay here.
Set on the bank of the beautiful Lake Garda, surrounded by the lushest of trees and postcard perfect mountains, the Du Lac et Du Parc Grand Resort is an unassuming wonderland that’s full of surprises. The embodiment of famously warm Italian hospitality, this resort has a unique ability to cater for your every mood.
Croatia is a country that's big on natural beauty. Its interior is a patchwork of vineyards, forests, olive groves and lakes, while along the coastline you'll find white-pebble beaches, beautifully clear waters and a generous sprinkling of pine-clad islands. The main cities, Split and Dubrovnik, tick all the boxes when it comes to al fresco dining and age-old sites.
Sun Gardens Dubrovnik boasts a range of contemporary rooms and suites, a luxury award-winning spa and 16 restaurants and bars to choose from. Built in a style to replicate the layout of a traditional Mediterranean village, the resort is set amidst mature gardens, overlooking the beautiful Adriatic Sea and the Elephiti Islands.
The Hotel Park is a fantastic hotel located in Split, Croatia. Immerse yourself in its luxury setting, where modern facilities meet historic architecture. Founded in 1921, the Hotel Park Split has long been an attractive sanctuary for guests and provides the perfect setting, right next to Bacvice, Split’s most famous beach.
Located on the stunning and secluded Losinj island, Hotel Bellevue boasts a minimalist flair with its sleek whitewashed walls, stylish modern furniture and endless natural light creating a fresh and spacious feel. With only a three minute walk to the hotel’s private beach, you’ll be spoilt for choice with the Adriatic and two large seawater pools on your doorstep.
Hotel Monte Mulini lies on the Istrian Riviera in attractive Rovinj. The setting has a truly romantic feeling throughout, which picturesque views overlooking the quiet cove of Lone Bay. Rovinj is located within easy walking distance, giving you the chance to explore the romantic and picturesque town which is full of cobbled lanes and wonderful things to explore.