Travel: Bargain breaks in Normandy and Madeira

Cabo Girao Cliff, Madeira. Picture: PA
Cabo Girao Cliff, Madeira. Picture: PA

GABY Soutar rounds up three cheap and cheerful getaways, plus a discount on Hilton hotels

All inclusive fun in France

Book a Normandy Adventure Holiday by the end of this year and you can enjoy a gratis seafood feast. Based at a 200 year old chateau near the coast in Normandy, the trip offers a range of activities, with kayaking, climbing, cycling and archery, plus accommodation, meals and drinks included. Cost is £420 per adult and child aged 16 and over; £375 per child aged six years plus; and £145 per child aged two to five years. Families booking by 31 December will get a free seafood meal, including oysters and lobster, on one night of their stay (normally £56 for a family of four). Travel to France not included.

Call 01273 803030 or see

To Europe and beyond

Save up to 30 per cent at The Hilton hotel chain on bookings made by 31 January 2016 on weekend stays throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa next year, such as at Hilton Munich City from £75.10 (usually £107.29). Prices based on two people sharing a room per night.

Drop of Madeira

Stay for seven nights at the four star Jardins d’Ajuda Suite in Funchal, Madeira on a B&B basis from £187pp, based on two sharing, including flights from Edinburgh on 16 January.

Call 020 3499 5232 or see