5 Unusual Short Breaks

“Don’t have time for a week-long holiday?”

Here is 5 unusual short breaks you’ll want to consider…

  • 5 Unusual Short Breaks

    Looking to get away somewhere unique for a short break? Whether you’re in need of an impromptu getaway or you don’t have time for a week-long holiday, a short break can be an ideal way to recharge those batteries.

    To give you a little inspiration, below we’ll reveal 5 unusual short breaks you’ll want to consider.

    1. Magic Robin Hood Lodge Resort, Albir

    If you’re looking to enjoy a short family break, the Magic Robin Hood Lodge Resort is a great option. It hosts its very own mini splash park, alongside a large play area and bouncy castle. The hotel is Robin Hood themed, giving it a great fun feel. 

    Due to the resort’s unique position between Albir and Benidorm, you can choose to enjoy either a quiet or livelier break. Benidorm is just 10 minutes away, while Albir is 5 minutes from the resort. Adults will also love the onsite spa, complete with whirlpool bath and a sauna.

    1. Magic Natura – Animal, Waterpark & Polynesian Resort, Benidorm

    If you’re looking for a resort with a difference, this one definitely ticks all of the boxes. The Magic Natura – Animal, Waterpark & Polynesian Resort in Benidorm is situated within a wildlife park. It also provides unlimited access to the nearby waterpark. 

    The accommodation you’ll be staying in is a Polynesian-style lodge. There’s a free shuttle bus provided to take you into Benidorm, and the resort is overlooked by mountains. You’ll get to use the nature park free of charge, enabling you to see up to 200 different kinds of animals.

    1. Melia Villaitana, Benidorm

    Keen golfers will love the Melia Villaitana hotel in Benidorm. Uniquely positioned between two golf courses, the hotel is designed to look just like a Spanish village. Pastel-hued buildings, a man-made beach and pretty squares create a great atmosphere for your stay. 

    Situated on a hillside, Benidorm is just 10 minutes away. As well as providing easy access to the golf courses, there’s also a huge high-end spa onsite. In high season, you’ll also be able to enjoy the evening entertainment programme. 

    1. Lopesan Baobab Resort, Meloneras

    Head to the Meloneras region in Gran Canaria and you’ll find the striking Lopesan Baobab Resort. This African themed resort benefits from great lagoon-style pools and safari-style lodges. 

    There are a staggering seven pools available, and the hotel is situated just behind the promenade. If you’re travelling with younger kids, take advantage of the site’s Miniclub. The Lopesan Baobab is frequently recommended as one of the best five-star hotels in the region. If you’re looking for something unusual, this is definitely the place to head to.

    1. TUI Magic Life, Fuerteventura

    Finally, if you’re looking for a more active short break away, the TUI Magic Life Fuerteventura is an ideal choice. It’s the giant list of activities which make this hotel worth a visit. The extensive sports activities include volleyball, mountain biking and mini football. 

    For adults, there’s an onsite spa and several adult-only areas. Situated above the beach, you’ll have gorgeous panoramic views.

    This is just a selection of some of our best unusual holidays. Check out our full collection of short breaks here.

Author: Carol Oconnor