There’s something magical about stepping into a culture so unlike your own, where jungle-shrouded temples evoke island serenity or vibrant bazaars pulsate in the tranquil waves of the Mediterranean Sea.
From Turkey’s cultural riches to spiritual awakenings in Thailand, idyllic islands in the Maldives to the enchanting sights and sounds of Abu Dhabi, adventure awaits on far-flung shores.
And with a perfectly-matched partnership between British Airways Holidays and Accor, you can explore these dazzling destinations in style. Enjoy a glamorous urban getaway in the heart of the action with Swissotel Hotels, live like royalty in one of Raffles gleaming palaces, or step into the past at a five-star Fairmont sanctuary. Or, if you’re flying out with the little ones, Novotel Hotels offers a family-friendly approach to modern holidays.
Once you’ve picked your perfect location, your hotel will be packaged up by British Airways Holidays, with flights and a 23kg baggage allowance per person. You can reserve your ATOL-protected package with deposits starting at £75 per person*, then pay off the balance in as many instalments as you like.
Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Abu Dhabi
Five-star city resort Fairmont Bab Al Bahr is a luxurious urban hideaway that boasts two private beaches and an Olympic-length swimming pool
A kaleidoscope of colours unfolds in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates’ capital city where a striking skyline blends traditional Middle Eastern architecture with towering modern skyscrapers. It’s shinning jewel is the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque – an immense architectural splendour.
Some of the best views of the landmark are enjoyed at luxurious urban hideaway Fairmont Bab Al Bahr which enjoys unparalleled panoramas of the mosque’s glittering white-marble minarets. The five-star city resort is home to irresistible bars and eight award-winning restaurants, while housing 366 spacious rooms, suites and villas.
Designed with discerning business and leisure guests in mind, Fairmont Bab Al Bahr’s incomparable facilities include two private beaches and an Olympic-length swimming, as well as a magnificent ballroom for lavish celebrations.
British Airways Holidays are ATOL protected and come with a 24-hour holiday helpline. Secure your holiday now with a low deposit at ba.com/fairmontbabalbahr
Fairmont The Palm, Dubai
Laid back, family-friendly luxury at the heart palm tree-shaped archipelago with a stay at Fairmont The Palm – renowned for the abundance of its offering
With a glittering skyline flanked by the inviting waters of the Arabian Gulf, Dubai is a beacon of progress and innovation. Set on the sands of the futuristic palm tree-shaped archipelago, offering the best of Dubai’s glitz and glamour, you’ll find Fairmont The Palm.
Hosting sun-soaked gulf views, 12 gourmet restaurants and eight crystalline pools, this Arabian-style sanctuary blends city-slicking sophistication with family-friendly fun.
Sink into the luxurious furnishings, toast the sunset on your private balcony, and discover a world of attractions nearby,including Aquaventure waterpark, The View observatory at Nakheel Mall and discover the lively atmosphere of West Palm Beach.
British Airways Holidays are ATOL protected and come with a 24-hour holiday helpline. Secure your holiday now with a low deposit at ba.com/fairmontthepalm
Novotel Bali Benoa, Indonesia
A private beach makes the Novotel Bali Benoa a rare gem, located just a short drive from Ngurah Rai Airport
A haven of aquatic adventure, intricately carved temples and sweeping sugary sands, Nusa Dua invites pure relaxation on Bali’s southern shores. A 20-minute drive from Ngurah Rai Airport, Novotel Bali Benoa offers a turquoise pool, al fresco restaurants and an elegant spa, just steps from the golden sands.
This blissful beachfront retreat immerses you in your tropical surrounds with a palm-fringed central pool, glass walls in the coconut-wood rooms and early morning yoga sessions on the beach.
As the little ones explore the kids’ club, you’ll savour unlimited cocktail packages, dip into the crystalline waters, or set sail for adventure on a glass-bottomed boat.
British Airways Holidays are ATOL protected and come with a 24-hour holiday helpline. Secure your holiday now with a low deposit at ba.com/novotelbali
Raffles Maldives Meradhoo, Maldives
A five-star resort set it paradise? Raffles Maldives Meradhoo is just that, surrounded by azure waters and a tropical climate
With powdery white sands, swaying emerald palms and overwater villas offering uncompromising service, this idyllic island in the Maldives is the ultimate romantic escape. Following your arrival at Male International Airport, you’ll be whisked away for a thrilling 90-minute seaplane transfer above the islands scattered like emeralds, with fringing reefs and sandbanks in shades of silver and cobalt.
With a colour palette drawing inspiration from the unique marine environment, at Raffles Maldives Meradhoo you’ll find a collection of villas hosting private pools and serene verandahs which promise spectacular sunrise or sunset views. Discover the wonders of two magnificent house reefs, enjoy the intimate romance of a castaway destination dining experience, and for anything else you need, your butler will be on hand.
Whether plunging into the waters to meet tiger sharks up close or enjoying an al fresco dinner for two, the world is your oyster.
British Airways Holidays are ATOL protected and come with a 24-hour holiday helpline. Secure your holiday now with a low deposit at ba.com/rafflesmaldives
Swissôtel Resort Bodrum Beach, Turkey
Directly on the waterfront in Turgutreis, Swissôtel Resort Bodrum Beach offers irresistible dining and unforgettable sea views
Vibrant nightlife, glorious beaches and crumbling honey-toned castles await in Bodrum, a picturesque escape on Turkey’s glittering Turquoise Coast. Just 14 miles from the historic centre, Swissôtel Resort Bodrum Beach steps into a new age of minimalist Alpine luxury with white and stone-coloured rooms, marble-clad bathrooms, and a cool, neutral spa.
Sleek dark-wood jetties jut out in the azure waters, sun-kissed terraces enjoy infinite Aegean views, and a selection of poolside and beachfront dining options bring delight at any time of day.
Step into the Pürovel spa to experience the peaks of Swiss indulgence, with invigorating Alpine air and natural materials throughout.
British Airways Holidays are ATOL protected and come with a 24-hour holiday helpline. Secure your holiday now with a low deposit at ba.com/swissresortbodrum
Pullman Khao Lak Resort, Thailand
Bask in unforgettable sunsets over the Andaman Sea at Pullman Khao Lak Resort, boasting a 1000-sqm pool and 5-star service
Set just north of the charming beach town of Khao Lak, close to the Ko Similian reefs, this spot is the perfect blend of culture, history, and tropical nature. Embraced by the crystalline waters of the Andaman Sea, Pullman Khao Lak Resort echoes a distinct heritage with a Sino-Portuguese design and walls hung with local art.
Set just steps from the gleaming white sands, this nature-infused sanctuary enjoys scenic views of the verdant countryside, scattered with towering palm trees.
Opt for an elegant swim-up suite to indulge in the shimmering waters, or find the perfect villa for a multi-generational trip.
British Airways Holidays are ATOL protected and come with a 24-hour holiday helpline. Secure your holiday now with a low deposit at ba.com/pullmankhaolak
Whether you’re looking to soak up the sun on idyllic beaches or dive into the culture of many-layered cities, enjoy a memorable holiday with British Airways Holidays and Accor.
All holidays with British Airways Holidays are ATOL-protected and come with a 24-hour holiday helpline. Secure your next holiday now with a low deposit at ba.com/accor
*Based on two sharing. Full balance due four weeks before departure for short haul or seven weeks for all other holiday bookings. Subject to availability. T&Cs apply.