Why pay more when a little planning ahead can save you money? We’ve searched the web and come up with the following deals from a canny list by the Telegraph.
1. Save 30% on a Cyprus villa when you book before the 28th of February through www.pureholidayhomes.com. Villa Lalai, in the Kyrenia Region of northern Cyprus, sleeps six people and is set in a large garden with views over the Besparmak Mountains, has a private pool and is close to the beach. The cost is £314 per week. Quote property reference 19625.
2. Check out Real Holidays (020 7359 3938; www.realholidays.co.uk) if you’re a lover of the spectacular Italian countryside. Real Holidays is offering a week's rental in Tenuta Le Piane, a group of converted 16th century farm buildings in the Sibillini Mountain National Park in the less touristy area of Italy: Le Marche. Prices start at £159 per person and you can choose from a number of houses and apartments, all of which have access to a swimming pool. The Sibillini National Park protects the wildlife and medieval villages in this beautiful stretch of the Appennine Mountains, where you can enjoy stunning waterfalls, caves, gorges and lakes. A number of tracks and trails will take you to the area’s interesting abbeys and monasteries. Flights are extra.