£259pp – 5-star Portugal palace escape w/flts & fine dining

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James Clarey
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A chance to live like royalty -- an award-winning hotel of this calibre is rarely discounted so much

The Deal

Experience the splendour of the early 20th century with this super-luxurious 3-night escape to Portugal's far north. You'll stay in a former palace that's now a Leading Hotel of the World, with flights, transfers and meals, all for £259 per person -- that's up to 49% less than the cost of packaging it yourself.

What's included

  • Return flights
  • Three nights at the 5-star Vidago Palace, in a Classic Room
  • Daily breakfast and dine-around lunch or dinner
  • 40% discount on spa treatments between 11:30am and 3:30pm
  • Return transfers or car hire

Depart from London (Gatwick, Luton or Stansted), Birmingham, Bristol, Dublin, Edinburgh, Liverpool or Manchester on select dates from 2 October, 2017-23 March, 2018.

For a full list of travel dates, durations and departure airports, click here.

Hotel details
Commissioned by King Carlos I and opened in 1910, the luxurious former palace in Vidago sits in a 250-acre park with magnolia and century-old sequoia trees, caves, a lake and four mineral springs. The nearest major town, Chaves, is a 20-minute drive away -- its medieval streets tumble down to the Támega River and there are two 17th-century fortresses  

The hotel's "opulent" interiors" fit perfectly with the fairytale feel of Vidago", says The Daily Telegraph, while Condé Nast Traveller lists its 18-hole golf course as one of the top five in Europe. It has 96% Excellent or Very Good reviews on TripAdvisor and holds a 2017 Travellers' Choice award**. 

Luxurious touches include the grand staircase, mosaic floors, gilded ceilings, hand-painted silk wallpaper and Venetian chandeliers. Treatments in the white marble-clad spa use the area's mineral-rich thermal waters. There are two swimming pools***, a Turkish bath, a sauna and a gym.

Food is another highlight -- this deal includes daily dine-around lunch or dinner (a 2-course set menu or 20€ credit towards the à la carte menu) in any of the hotel's restaurants. A breakfast buffet of local specialities is served in the marble-floored Winter Garden. 

Other options

  • Stay in a Superior room from an extra £29 per person for three nights
  • Add a round of golf including golf buggy from £45 per person
  • Child prices start at £199 for children aged 2-11 (staying in a Superior Room); infants under two from £79 
  • Stay four nights from £319 per person
  • Solo travellers can book this holiday from £394 for three nights

Transfers & baggage
Direct return transfers are included and take approximately one hour and 30 minutes; alternatively you can switch this for a 3-day car hire. Checked luggage costs from £40 per bag, return.

* Restrictions may apply. Price based on two sharing; a single supplement applies. A 2% fee applies for payments made by credit card and AMEX. There is no charge for debit-card payments. This offer is non-changeable and non-refundable. This is a special offer and is based on specific flight times, dates, airlines and airports. Some flights may depart very early in the morning or late at night. Check flight times before you book. Other flight dates and times, or flights from other airports, may be available at an additional cost. Offer is limited and may be withdrawn without notice. Exclusive Luxury Breaks is part of Fleetway. Fleetway's full terms and conditions apply; see for details. Government legislation means you may be liable to pay a fine if you fail to ensure your child’s regular attendance at school ( For the latest information on your destination, see **In the Top 25 Hotels for Service - Portugal category. ***Outdoor pool may be closed from October onward.

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£259pp -- 5-star Portugal palace escape w/flts & fine dining


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