FOR DISCERNING TRAVELLERS Kirker Holidays provides carefully-crafted, tailor-made holidays to over 140 destinations in 40 countries, with just the right balance of comfort and cultural interest. The Kirker Concierge is at your disposal to find the right private local guides, recommend our favourite restaurants, and book opera tickets and timed entrance for museums. We will always do our utmost to create a relaxing and hassle-free experience. Each itinerary is tailor-made to suit your personal preferences and we take responsibility for the smooth-running of every aspect of your holiday: before, during and after you travel.
Venice Ca’ Sagredo ***** Deluxe
This histor ic palazzo on the Grand Canal dates from the 15th century, and its unique architectural features with some magnificent works from important artists, give guests a fascinating glimpse of five centur ies of Venetian history. The rooms overlook the Grand Canal,
the rooftops or the small ‘campi’. There is an excellent restaurant, L’Alcova, on the canal, an atmospher ic bar and a panoramic roof ter race. 3 nights for 2 on midweek stays between 17 July - 24 August, price from £1,247, saving up to £185
Includes water taxi transfers and Doge’s Palace or Accademia tickets
Bruges The Pand **** Super ior
A member of the prestigious ‘Small Luxury Hotels of the World’, this is a beautifully restored 18th century mansion located in a tree lined street, just two minutes’ walk from the Market Square. The hotel has 26 delightful rooms including eleven junior suites decorated with Ralph Lauren fabr ics.There is a cosy bar, a stylish lounge and an attractive breakfast room where a Champagne breakfast is served and hot dishes are prepared on the Aga. This is an award-winning boutique hotel and has a very relaxed and fr iendly atmosphere.
4 nights for the price of 3 all year, price from £898, saving up to £160
Includes a 72h Museum Pass
Provence Château de Fonscolombe *****
Located just outside the centre of Aix-en-Provence, this 18th century mansion has been comprehensively transfor med into a luxur ious country house hotel. A member of Relais & Châteaux, it has 50 rooms and suites. The grand public areas are beautifully furnished with elegant lounges, a snooker room and library where guests can browse the collection or enjoy a glass of wine.The brasser ie L’Orangerie has a shaded outdoor ter race for alfresco dining in summer, where the Chef serves delicious cuisine with the best local Provençal ingredients.
4 nights for the price of 3 between 1 October – 1 January,
prices from £1,296, saving up to £185
Malta Corinthia Palace **** Deluxe
Originally built as a 19th century pr ivate villa, the hotel’s location opposite the Botanical Gardens and midway between the Baroque capital of Valletta (accessed by complimentary shuttle service) and the ancient walled city of Mdina makes it a great base from which to explore. Facilities include the superb spa, tennis court, an outdoor swimming pool and an innovative, Michelin-star red restaurant, as well as Mediterranean and Far Eastern options. There are 159 bedrooms decorated in the grand palace style, all overlooking the immaculately landscaped gardens.
4 nights for the price of 3 in July, price from £1,048 saving up to £160
Paris Le Sénat *** Deluxe
Located in St. Germain-des-Prés, Le Sénat is a stylish boutique hotel. Built in the 19th century, it is located next to the French Senate and the Luxembourg Gardens, and a stone’s throw from all that the artistic Left Bank has to offer. Decorated in a contemporary style, the 41 bedrooms have marble bathrooms and many have balconies or ter races with impressive city views. The hotel has a breakfast room and a cosy bar.
4 nights for the price of 3 between 1 August – 4 September,
price from £848, saving up to £100
Includes a 48hr Museum Pass
Lisbon Lapa Palace ***** Deluxe
Lisbon’s most luxur ious, sumptuously furnished hotel, the palace is set in beautiful, landscaped gardens which slope past the large outdoor heated swimming pool, towards the River Tagus below. The gastronomic Lapa restaurant serves classic Portuguese and Mediterranean dishes in elegant sur roundings, while Le Pavillon serves light dishes by the pool in summer and the Tejo Bar ter race, overlooking the r iver, is a wonderful place to relax with a dr ink. The 109 rooms are spread among the villa, garden wing and the main palace, which features paintings and sculptures by some of Lisbon’s most famous artists. The health spa specialises in massage treatments and offers an indoor pool, gym, sauna and Turkish bath.
4 nights for the price of 3 between 1 July – 31 August, price from £1,397,
saving up to £244
Includes a 48h Lisbon Card
Prices are per person and include flights or Eurostar, return transfers (excluding Bruges), accommodation with breakfast, Kirker Guide Notes to restaurants, museums and sightseeing and the services of the Kirker Concierge.
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