Sharm el Sheikh has all-inclusive options aplenty, but this escape from Luxury Holiday Collection offers a change from the usual buffet fare. For £549 per person, spend a week at a 5-star resort in swanky Nabq Bay -- and enjoy à la carte dining -- for up to 40% less than we've seen elsewhere.
Depart on select dates from 24 November, 2014-26 February, 2015. Travel in March and April for £50 more, in September and October, 2014, for £200 more or in August, 2014, for £300 more. Luxury Holiday Collection's website has a full list of travel dates.
Travel on the same dates from Birmingham or Manchester for £50 more per person.
The hotel is on the long sandy beach of Nabq Bay and has views of Tiran Island, known for its top scuba-diving sites. Dining choices include Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Arabic and seafood à la carte restaurants, plus two buffet options. There's also a nightclub, a spa, 11 swimming pools, 10 plunge pools and a range of bars, including a piano bar.
Temperatures in Sharm el Sheikh rarely dip below 20°C, even in the winter months.
Transfers & baggage
Return transfers are included; checked baggage costs from £40 per bag, return.