The August Bank Holiday is a great opportunity to book a last-minute break to get away from it all with the family ahead of the new school year. Whether you explore the UK or head off for the last of the summer sun, you can raise big donations when you book your trip the easyfundraising way.
Here are the best deals and donations from hundreds of travel retailers so you can make a difference to your cause when you shop for bank holiday travel.
We can’t promise amazing weather but we can promise cities of culture, beautiful beaches, pretty countryside and fantastic shopping here in the UK!
With over 12,000 places to stay in coastal and countryside settings throughout Britain, Hoseasons is a self-catering specialist, ideal for a short break. You’ll raise 2.12% donation on your booking.
Cumbrian Cottages offers self catering holiday cottages in the Lake District and Cumbria, with over 900 cottages, houses, apartments and log cabins situated throughout the region. Raise up to 2.00% donation on your booking.
If you fancy a weekend of adventure, Alton Towers Resort is currently offering 20% discount on short breaks, plus you’ll raise 1.00% donation when you make a booking.
Mulberry Cottages have a collection of over 300 handpicked luxury properties covering the South of England and you’ll raise £7.50 donation when booking.
If you fancy a long weekend in our capital, Park Grand London Hotels (raise 4.5% donation) is a collection of trendy 4-star chic, stylish and unique hotels and has increased their donations to 6.00% and are running an end of summer sale and Bank Holiday Deals.
City Break in Europe
A long weekend is the perfect amount of time to explore a European city with a short flight time and tons of deals to be had. Head to Madrid to explore the city of beautiful architecture, tapas bars, and culture; Rome is perfect for food lovers and history; and Amsterdam for lively nightlife, bike rides, and interesting museums.
Lastminute.com has increased their donations to a 5.5% donation. You’ll find affordable flight and hotel packages to Rome and Amsterdam over the Bank Holiday.
Superbreak is a short breaks operator and has incredible offers on European breaks, including Bruges, Paris and Rome from £96pp. Book a flight and hotel package and raise up to 3.00% donation on your booking.
Along with affordable flights, easyjet (raise up to 1.50% donation) also offer affordable city breaks to destinations such as Copenhagen, Budapest, Florence and Venice with flights departing from the UK. Last minute breaks start from £230 pp.
Let’s face it, the August weather here in the UK has been pretty disappointing so why don’t you head off to a sunnier climate for a short beach break before heading back to the office?
On the Beach offers last minute deals on sun holidays in destinations such as Tenerife, Costa del Sol, Costa Brava, Menorca, Majorca, The Canaries and Algarve. Their cheap holiday deals start from just £99pp and you’ll raise 3.00% donation on your booking.
Thomas Cook (raise up to 1.25% donation) currently has offers on sun holidays, including saving £100 on Canary holidays and £100 off mainland Spain. Last minute deals include Greece from £176pp, Turkey from £256pp, and Balearics from £278pp.
Raise a donation up to £27.50 with First Choice when you book a last minute all inclusive sun holiday and use their Free Kids’ Place Finder to find holidays with free kids’ places. Save an extra £50 on Canary holidays using code CANARIES50.
If you are jetting abroad this August Bank Holiday, remember you can raise donations on ordering all those holiday essentials, including currency, travel insurance, airport parking, car hire and much more.