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The best of summer from Great Hotels of the World

Counting down the days until the start of summer? The wait is nearly over! Great Hotels of the World has selected the best offers from its member properties, all of which are valid over the summer period.

Summer sun in Rhodes

Situated in the secluded bay of Kalathos, Atrium Palace Thalasso Spa Resort and Villas is the ideal location for your summer getaway in Greece. This luxury property offers breathtaking views of the Aegean Sea from its splendid guestrooms and features split-level swimming pools, palm trees, cascading waterfalls and sun terraces, ensuring guests experience complete relaxation. Those seeking rejuvenation will enjoy the AnaGenesis Thalasso spa centre, with its specialised therapies, treatments, facilities and products. Guests will enjoy five-star luxury and quality at special rates when they prepay. Rates include breakfast and free entrance to the Thalasso spa.

B&B rates from £68 per room per night and half board rates from £115 per room per night. For more information or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/atrium or call +44 (0)20 7380 3658.

Free half board in Crete

Journey into paradise this summer at Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort. This five-star deluxe resort is located on a private peninsula in Crete with seven swimming pools, water sports, tennis courts, three sandy beaches, an award-winning spa and much more. The hotel is offering seven nights for the price of five, including free half board over the entire summer period. This offer is valid until 30 May.

Rooms from £128 per night. For more information or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/hotel/offer/13962/capsis-beach.htm or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Long weekend in the Lake District

Situated on the southern shores of Lake Windermere, Lakeside Hotel forms the perfect setting for your summer break. With its stunning views, elegant guestrooms and award-winning restaurants, the hotel is a quiet and relaxing home away from home. Its location makes the property ideal for outdoor pursuits, such as mountain biking, climbing, walking, fishing and horse-riding. Lakeside Hotel is offering four nights for the price of three over the summer period, including breakfast and full use of the indoor pool, spa, stream room, sauna and gym.

Rooms from £156 pernight when guests stay for four nights. For more information or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/hotel/offer/14046/lakeside.htm or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Fun with dolphins and sea lions

Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa benefits from a unique location on a semi-private beach, providing breathtaking views of the Mediterranean. A luxurious spa and fitness centre, several outdoor and indoor swimming pools and a shopping arcade are only a few of the facilities on offer. Enjoy a special spa package put together by the property, which includes a three-night stay including buffet breakfast, three Club Thalasso and gym sessions, several spa treatments and the chance to play with dolphins and sea lions (transfers included) - an experience you will never forget.

Double Deluxe Sea View rooms from £318 per night. For more information or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/hotel/offer/13965/gran-elba-estepona.htm or call +44 (0)20 7380 3658.

An authentic Cypriot experience

Columbia Beachotel is the perfect choice for a traditional Cypriot experience. Situated on the south coast of the beautiful island in Pissouri Bay, the hotel boasts authentic restaurants, two bars, a health and fitness centre, swimming pools, gorgeous gardens and more. This summer, guests can enjoy a special package including buffet breakfast, one jasmine rejuvenating facial, a body polish and a meal for two at the hotel’s Apollo restaurant. The offer also includes a visit to a wine museum, lunch at a local taverna and a variety of local products in your room upon arrival.

Bay view rooms from £154 per night. For more information or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/hotel/offer/13659/columbia-beachotel.htm or call +44 (0)20 7380 3658

A round of golf in Portugal

With a golf course boasting stunning lakes, secluded pine woods and beautiful views of the ocean and surrounding hills, Hotel Quinta da Marinha Resort is the ideal setting for your golfing holiday. Located between central Cascais and Sintra, the resort is surrounded by 250 acres of countryside where guests can enjoy a game of tennis, horse-riding, cycling, sailing and more. Beat fellow golfers in a game with special golf rates and one free buggy round included in the offer.

Rooms from £112 per night. For more information or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/hotel/offer/13979/hotel-quinta-da-marinha.htm or call +44 (0)20 7380 3658.

Enjoy complete solitude in your own private spa

Ideally situated next to the beautiful beach of Elounda in Greece, Elounda Gulf Villas and Suites provides the ideal setting for a rejuvenating spa break. This boutique property’s superior spa villas come complete with a private spa, sauna, fully equipped gym room and steam bath, designed to ensure absolute relaxation. The villas also boast a crescent-shaped infinity pool with a built in jacuzzi and a counter-current, offering unparalleled views of the sea. This offer gives you a 30% discount plus free half board when you book a superior villa.

Superior Spa Villas from £384 per night. For more information or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/hotel/offer/13993/elounda-gulf-villas-suites.htm or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Santorini sun

Contemporary and stylish, The Majestic Hotel offers a peaceful retreat away from the crowds. With its clean lines, modern furnishings and exquisite dining, The Majestic Hotel provides a unique and romantic experience for guests. The hotel boasts elegant free-form swimming pools that effortlessly blend in with the Aegean Sea views. The hotel is offering four nights for the price of three throughout July and the end of the summer season. Wine will also be provided upon arrival and you also get transfers to and from the airport.

Rooms from £151 per night with the fourth night free. For more information or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/hotel/offer/14089/the-majestic-hotel.htm or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Cypriot treat

The Elysium offers guests a blend of luxury, tranquility and seclusion for a summer break in Paphos. Situated next to the ancient Tombs of the Kings, the Elysium is a sanctuary for body and soul with its world-class spa and variety of facilities on offer. Guests can enjoy an intimate dinner at one of the six onsite restaurants, a romantic stroll along the beach or a spotof golf at one of the nearby courses. The hotel is offering guests 20% discount over the summer period, including breakfast.

Deluxe rooms from £135 per night. For more information or to book, please visit http://www.ghotw.com/hotel/offer/14001/elysium-beach.htm or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

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