Here at First Choice, we’re all about All Inclusive, great-value escapes, but we don’t think budget should mean below par. And that’s where our SuneoClub collection comes in. These spots have all the holiday hotspot hallmarks, without the hefty price tag. So, what comes included with a SuneoClub stay? Well, all your food and drink, for starters. Thanks to SuneoClub’s WorldCuisine set-up, you’re sure to find a little bit of what you fancy from the international buffet. Plus, each restaurant comes with at least six live cooking stations, so you can watch the chefs rustle up your meal.
When it comes to swimming, each hotel has an outdoor pool and is never more than 10 minutes’ stroll away from a beach. What’s more, our SuneoClub team’s always on hand to keep you entertained, or help you out with any questions. We’ve got SuneoClub hotels scattered all over the globe, so you’ve got lots of options when it comes to location. So, how do you pick your place? Well, to help you choose, we’ve picked out the little extras that make each hotel stand out. Have a read, and bag that budget break…
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1. Best for bars – SuneoClub Soma Beach, Egypt
If your idea of a chilled-out escape features plenty of cold ones, we’ve got just the spot for you. SuneoClub Soma Beach, in Egypt, comes complete with a thirst-quenching set of seven bars. Yep, that’s a different bar for every night of your seven-day stay. If that wasn’t enough, there’s a pair of roomy pools, and a pirate-themed splash park for little ones, too.
2. Best for peaceful retreats – Sirenis Cala Llonga Resort, Ibiza
Reckon Ibiza’s all about all-night partying? This place will have you thinking again. Now don’t get us wrong, you can still strap on your heels and hit the dancefloor, but this place will show you the best of the island’s peace-and-quiet credentials. It’s tucked away in a picture-perfect bay, looking out over a generous scoop of golden sand. The sea views are pretty special, too – pull up a lounger at any of the three pools and you’ll be able to take them in.
3. Best for perfect pics – Bellevue Lagomonte, Majorca
This place is a winner when it comes to snapping that perfect Instagram shot. For starters, its name promises a ‘beautiful view’, and it definitely delivers. The hotel sits shoulder-to-shoulder with a turquoise-tinted lake – the rooms look out onto the water, so you can take hundreds of pics from the privacy of your own window. This hotel is fancy, too, it’s even got its own private island, complete with a tree-cloaked swimming pool and a bar.
4. Best for water babies – Club Aqua Plaza, Turkey
Splash-ready holidays come as standard at the Club Aqua Plaza. Its pool scene is on another level. To kick things off, you’ve got a swish main pool, decorated with carved columns and edged with plenty of sunloungers. If that’s not enough, there’s another swimming spot with a pair of swooping slides splashing into it. If you like the sound of that, the aqua park will be right up your street. It comes with a splash-ready selection of slides, including a rafting slide, an aqua tube and a black hole number that’ll have your heart racing. There’s a pool reserved especially for little swimmers, too.
5. Best for location – SuneoClub Costa Brava, Spain
Does lying by the pool for days on end sound like your idea of holiday hell? This hotel’s got you covered. You’ll find it slap-bang in the middle of Lloret de Mar, which means you’ll never be far away from a bit of action. Step out of the hotel, and the town’s restaurants, shops and bars are at your fingertips. Want to spend a day relaxing? You’ve got two pools to choose between, plus a splash park for kids.
6. Best for beach lovers – SuneoClub Helios Beach, Bulgaria
This hotel’s ace for holidaymakers who want to pitch up on the sand for their stay. It’s bagged a beachy location on Bulgaria’s Black Sea Coast, meaning you’re set for sand-blanketed sunbathing. The beach unravels for a whopping 10 kilometres, too, so there’s plenty of space to spread out your towel. And, for when you fancy a dip in the pool, you can make the most of the swanky swim-up bar, too.
7. Best for tropical trips – Arinara Bangtao Beach Resort, Thailand
Who says long-haul hols have to break the bank? Not us. This Thailand hotel won’t break your budget, and it’s kitted out for a great escape. Alongside all the SuneoClub staples, stays here come with one of Phuket’s longest beaches on your doorstep. If you want to get really fancy, you can opt for a swim-up room, too. Budget means basic? We think not. Pool-wise, you’ve got the run of the hotel’s lake-like number – the swim-up bar’s the cherry on the cake.