We all love a bit of luxury when we travel don’t we?
It’s true – the words “cheap” and “luxury” don’t usually go hand in hand. With these travel destinations however, you will be able to make your money go a long way while travelling like a king! And just because you want a luxury holiday, does not mean you have to spend all of your savings.
Interested in finding out where you and your travel group can get this kind of deal? Check out our guide to the cheapest destinations of 2018!
Qatar doesn’t have the same reputation of glitz and glam as nearby Dubai does, but it is an amazing luxury destination that won’t break the bank.
Doha, the capital, is evolving rapidly and even features its own little Venice! Not a day goes by without a new hotel, spa or high-end eatery opening.
While you’re there, make sure to also visit some of the more traditional sights, such as the traditional souks – markets – to experience all of the different sides of the city.
Where to stay? Try the The Mondrian Doha for a true luxury experience!
Botswana is the place to go if you and your friends want to enjoy the luxury safari of a lifetime! The natural landscapes and unique wildlife make for an unforgettable experience, yet a holiday in this beautiful African country is not impossible to afford.
The country is huge, so deciding where to go isn’t easy. Whether you choose to venture into the Kalahari Desert, Okavango Delta or Makgadikgadi Pans, you will definitely not forget wherever you go.
Where to stay? The Lodge at Feline Fields. It’s a solar-powered eco lodge which is high on luxury and low on environmental impact. They also operate their own safaris.
Laos is becoming increasingly popular for backpackers who travel through South East Asia, but did you know that it is also an amazing luxury destination? In Laos you won’t get the huge crowds that happen in the neighbouring Thailand and Vietnam, and the views are spectacular.
Where to stay? The President by Akaryn is a brand new hotel that you won’t forget. It has a truly royal feel that won’t break the bank.
Nepal is a beautiful destination for any travellers and should be at the top of everyone’s list. Its beautiful nature and potential for adventurous travellers are a combination that makes it the perfect spot for a holiday with your closest friends. There are also four UNESCO sites that are worth your visit.
Where to stay? The Pavilions Himalayas Hotel is a sustainable and eco-friendly luxury hotel, which offers amazing food, too.
With beautiful colonial cities, Mayan ruins, jungle hikes and volcano sights, Guatemala really has it all. You can wander around Antigua’s museums, cathedrals, markets, and then watch the sunset at Tikal – where Star wars was filmed – and climb up the active volcano Pacaya. Whatever you end up doing, it will surely be an unforgettable experience. The best part: you won’t have to compromise on luxury! Guatemala is quite an affordable destination so a luxury stay will be within your budget.
Where to stay? Las Lagunas is a luxury jungle lodge, located close to Tikal.
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