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Short breaks

Newquay, just one of the resorts avaible for a short break

Sea and surf available in Cornwall

UNDER £200 PP: 1nt, UNWIND IN A DELUXE SUITE, YORKSHIRE FROM £150 PER ROOM PER NIGHT – SAVE £90: Pride of Britain Hotels (0800 0893929, offers £90 savings at the luxurious Feversham Arms Hotel & Verbena Spa in the picturesque village of Helmsley. The cost is from £150 per room per night for a Deluxe Suite (two sharing) including full Yorkshire breakfast, use of the spa facilities and heated outdoor pool. Valid Sunday to Thursday for stays until 30 September.

GO NOW: 7nts, SURF IN NEWQUAY, NORTH CORNWALL, FOR £93 PP – SAVE 20%: Aspects Holidays (01736 754 242, has a 20% saving on 5 Tre Lowen (sleeps four), a bright and contemporary apartment located minutes from Fistral Beach. Make the most of the lively autumnal surf, before returning to the property and relaxing in the open-plan living room with a delicious hot beverage. Arriving Saturday 26 September, a week’s stay now costs £93 pp (£373 total – was £460).

3nts, THE BATTLE OF WATERLOO – ESCORTED TOUR FROM £798 PP: AITO* member Kirker Holidays (020 7593 2283, offers a fascinating four-day holiday exploring the sites and stories of the Battle of Waterloo. The price is from £798 pp (two sharing) including Eurostar, B&B at the four-star Hotel Metropole in Brussels, three dinners, excursions & the services of Kirker Tour Lecturer, Hugh Macdonald-Buchanan. Departs 2 October. 2016 departures are 8 July & 30 September.

7nts, END-OF-SEPTEMBER UNWIND IN CORNWALL, FOR £75 PP – SAVE 20%: Classic Cottages (01326 555 555, offers 20% off Deugh an Chy (sleeps seven), an enchanting, traditional Cornish cottage buried in undulating countryside near Helston, south-west Cornwall, with plenty of space to spread out, an open granite fireplace and Wifi for keeping in touch. A week’s stay arriving Saturday 26 September now costs £75 pp (£519 total – was £648).

GO SOON: 10nts, COSTA RICA WALKING FOR SINGLES, FROM £2,999 PP: Solos Holidays (0844 371 8860, offers a sociable walking holiday in colourful Costa Rica, where cloud forests, volcanoes, lakes, waterfalls and coastline await discovery. The price is from £2,999 pp including flights (Heathrow), transfers, B&B (single occupancy – two nights each in San Jose & Arenal, three nights each in Bijagua & Tamarindo Beach), daily dinner, three lunches and six escorted walks. Departs 10 November.