Best Places to Go on Holiday with Friends

“Planning a holiday with your friends?”

Here's some great destinations you might want to consider…

  • Best Places to Go on Holiday with Friends

    Holidays with friends can provide you with some great lifelong memories. Helping you to get away from it all and strengthen your bonds, friendship holidays are really starting to rise in popularity.

    The question is, which destinations are better for friends looking to holiday together? Here, we’ll reveal some great destinations you might want to consider when booking holidays with friends.

    Ibiza: Great for friends who love to party

    If you and your friends want to live it up on your holiday together, Ibiza is the obvious choice. Renowned as a party island, Ibiza has a lot to offer those who love to dance the night away. 

    We recommend heading to the San Antonio region, the hardest-partying area of the island. Our THB Ocean Beach hotel provides the perfect party accommodation. It boasts a bar which stays open until the early hours, as well as access to a neighbouring beach club. It’s situated right on the waterfront, just a short walk from some of the best bars and clubs in the region.

    Check out our full collection of San Antonio holidays today.

    Majorca: The budget-friendly choice

    If your budget is limited, Majorca is a great holiday destination to head for. The island is known for its budget-friendly accommodation, beautiful beaches and fun nightlife scene. It’s also renowned for its year-round warm climate. 

    Head to the Cala Bona region for a relaxing getaway. Save money by booking a holiday at the Protur Bahia Azul Apartments. Situated close to the beach, the apartments are just a 10-minute walk from Cala Bona. There are three pools onsite, and you’ll also have access to the facilities of the sister hotel nearby.

    Browse our range of Cala Bona holidays today.

    Turkey: Ideal for exploration

    Those groups of friends looking for a destination which offers plenty of exploration opportunities should consider heading to Turkey. Taking approximately four hours to get there from Dublin, Turkey is a popular choice for those seeking a more active holiday.

    The Izmir region is especially good for exploration. Benefitting from ancient ruins and vibrant bazaars, there are lots of fascinating sights to enjoy in this part of the country. We recommend basing your stay at the Palm Wings Beach Resort Kusadasi. Set right on the beach, this resort has a huge pool and a sophisticated restaurant scene. There are also plenty of watersports on offer nearby.

    Browse our Izmir holidays today.

    Crete: A relaxing getaway

    Crete is one of the most popular holidays for friends when you need real relaxation. It’s the biggest Greek island, and boasts a staggering 650 miles of coastline. This makes it a great choice for those looking for the ultimate beach getaway. 

    The Lassithi region is ideal for groups of friends looking to combine lazing on the beach with great shopping opportunities. The Aghios Nikolaos region is a great choice, offering up pristine beaches and beautiful lakeside restaurants. The Minos Palace Hotel & Suites is a brilliant place to base your stay. Set on its own private beach, the hotel offers spectacular sea views. It’s an adults-only hotel, promising a peaceful and relaxing getaway.

    Browse our collection of Lassithi holidays today.

    Dubai: The luxury choice

    If you’re looking for the ultimate friendship holiday, Dubai is a fantastic choice. One of the most luxurious destinations in the world, it truly is a must-visit location at least once in your lifetime.

    The Ras Al Khaimah region is made up of a lively city, over 40 miles of coastline and a sprawling desert. Laze on the sandy beaches, or indulge in luxury shopping at one of the areas sophisticated malls. The DoubleTree by Hilton Resort and Spa Marjan Island provides outstanding accommodation. Set on a private beach, it boasts six restaurants and five pools. It’s also close to the Manar Mall and an exclusive championship golf course.

Author: Kate.OMahony