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City Breaks 2018 / 2019

Sometimes you just need to get away from it all, and weekend city breaks are a fantastic option for anyone looking to escape the humdrum of daily life and soak up some culture and sun. Often a short break can be really quite a cheap holiday, and you still get the joy of discovering a new place. City breaks are also a great choice for a last minute holiday

For short weekend breaks, Europe is an obvious choice. Anyone looking to enjoy a city escape that doesn't eat up too many holiday days is spoilt for choice on our very own continent. Barcelona, Rome, Venice and Lisbon are just a few of the phenomenal city breaks available. With many of the European urban hubs nestled on the coastline, Europe is a great place to combine cosmopolitan culture with toes in the sand.

You don’t have to stay within European borders for a fantastic weekend in the city. Marrakech is only 4 hours away, offering a truly exotic urban experience without the jetlag. Or, for the ultimate in metropolitan luxury and class, you can’t do better than a city break to Dubai with its modern architectural glamour and golden sands.

With great flight deals from all the major airports, including Gatwick, Stansted, Heathrow and Manchester airport, it’s easy to book yourself a cheap city break deal. Whether you go for a week or a weekend, city escapes are so in fashion for 2018 and 2019.

Cheap City Breaks

When you really need some stimulation, excitement, and a change of scenery but your bank account isn’t looking all that happy, a cheap city break is the perfect solution. With some fantastic metropolitan destinations in Europe, and amazing offers on hotels and flights, an affordable city break will have you exploring exciting destinations at budget prices.

Last Minute City Breaks

Sometimes life is best lived spontaneously, and a last minute city break holiday is about as spontaneous as it gets. With some fantastic deals available on top hotels, there is every reason to indulge your flight of fancy and book yourself an urban escape today!

Top City Breaks Destinations

Struggling to choose from our wide range of city breaks? Get some inspiration from our top city breaks destinations and find the perfect weekend away that you've been looking for. 

Most popular Budapest, Barcelona, Krakow, Amsterdam, Venice, Rome, Lisbon, Warsaw, Reykjavik, Dubrovnik hotels

Apollo Hotel Almere City Centre
Apollo Hotel Almere City Centre
Apollo Hotel Almere City Centre

Amsterdam

from £316 pp
Best Western Hotel Roma Tor Vergata
Best Western Hotel Roma Tor Vergata
Best Western Hotel Roma Tor Vergata

Rome

from £129 pp
Ozo Hotel
Ozo Hotel
Ozo Hotel

Amsterdam

from £302 pp
The Church Palace
The Church Palace
The Church Palace

Rome

from £273 pp
The K Boutique Hotel
The K Boutique Hotel
The K Boutique Hotel

Rome

from £304 pp
Nova Domus Hotel
Nova Domus Hotel
Nova Domus Hotel

Rome

from £184 pp
Zulian Aparthotel by Artery Hotels
Zulian Aparthotel by Artery Hotels
Zulian Aparthotel by Artery Hotels

Krakow, Lesser Poland

from £160 pp
Caravel
Caravel
Caravel

Rome

from £185 pp

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Spain City Breaks

Spain City Breaks

For those who need to limit the number of lost vacation days, and keep their city break cheap, Spain is the perfect choice. Just a couple of hour away on the plane, and offering fantastic value for money, Spain is also host to some of Europe’s most beautiful cities, not to mention fantastic sunshine! Barcelona, the weekend city, with its vibrant culture, fantastic architecture, and coastal location is the ideal destination for a city escape. The Spanish Capital Madrid is equally majestic, with an amazing 12 Palaces doted and a thriving artistic scene, they don’t call it the Royal City for nothing! Flights to Spain can be bargain cheap and the big cities are served by all the major airlines. With a number of hotels offering package holiday options, Spain is a great destination for a luxury city escape for every budget. 

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Dubai City Breaks

Dubai City Breaks

A city that oozes opulence, Dubai is a city break for the classy. The dazzlingly modern architecture, stunning golden beaches, and unrivalled shopping opportunities in this crowning jewel of the United Arab Emirates make it a fantastic destination to splurge and treat yourself abroad. With an amazing array of all inclusive hotels with a surprising spectrum of accommodation options and prices, everyone is able to indulge in a chic Dubai break.

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Europe City Breaks

Europe City Breaks

When it’s time for a short break, sometimes a trip close to home will do the trick. Europe city breaks are great for a weekend getaway or even for a few extra days on top of that. Travel to the beautiful historic city of Budapest and explore Gothic influenced architecture at its finest. Head to Lisbon, for a relaxing coastal city break in Portugal’s capital. If you’re looking for a city break which is a bit more action-packed and adventurous, Reykjavik is calling your name. Iceland’s capital has beautiful landscapes and natural phenomenons to witness. As well as being home to the natural Northern Lights occurrence.

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Italy City Breaks

Italy City Breaks

Food, wine, art and history, for a city break that encapsulates the holiday big four, you can’t beat Italy. Follow in the steps of Audrey Hepburn and treat yourself to a truly sensual Roman holiday in the Italian Capital. Or for a supremely romantic city escape float away on the gondola of Venice, setting of Shakespearean plays, Venetian masks, street carnivals and home of Casanova. Seeped in history and culture, a city escape to Italy is easily affordable with a low deposit and some fantastic flight deals from all the major airports. Tuck-in to authentic pizza on the banks of a venetian canal, or sip Italian wine by Rome’s Trevi fountain, whether 3 nights or week Italian cities are the answer to your short break prayers.

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Amsterdam City Breaks

Amsterdam City Breaks

For a wonderful city escape, transport yourself to the city of calming canals and bicycles galore. Amsterdam, the Dutch capital has something to offer everyone. Explore the city by walking, bicycle or even by a canal cruise. With narrow buildings, traditional coffee shops and historical museums, Amsterdam is a city break that must be experienced. What’s even better is flights to Amsterdam are available from the UK and you can get some great deals. It’s only a short journey to Amsterdam – flights can get you there in less than an hour. There are also loads of affordable hotels to choose from.

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USA City Breaks

USA City Breaks

For city breaks further afield, the USA has an abundance of different cities to explore. Fancy a spot of retail therapy in the Big Apple? New York city breaks have a lot in store for its visitors, in fact everything is bigger than life in this city. From its skyscrapers like the Empire State Building to the lively and buzzing atmosphere. Head to Las Vegas to let your hair down and have a bit of fun. Hotels in the city are magnificent and luxurious. The Las Vegas strip is full of casinos and energetic nightlife, you can’t go wrong with a city break to the USA’s party capital.

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