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Opulent European Escapes with Marriott International


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Marriott International and If Only have the ideal European resorts where you can create memories to last a lifetime! Opulent European Escapes are now available with our collection of luxury hotels in destinations where you can discover breathtaking Greece, magical Spain, the Mediterranean charm of Portugal and the enticing beaches of Tenerife. Brimming with natural and cultural attractions, Europe packs plenty into its modest-sized shores.


Historic cities, picturesque villages and golden beaches are just some of the many reasons Portugal stands as one of Europe’s most popular holiday destinations. Just a short flight from the UK, it doesn’t take long to reach this Mediterranean gem, where idyllic scenery, captivating history and delicious food and drink are ready and waiting to impress. The shining jewel of this captivating country has to be the Algarve, its splendid shoreline and world-renowned golf courses bathed in over 3000 hours of sunshine every year, the perfect place to relax into the Portuguese way of life.

What better way to enjoy the Mediterranean charm of Portugal than a stay at W Algarve Hotel and Residences which allows guests to experience a luxury getaway at this stylish hotel, perched on Southern Portugal’s famous cliffs located just minutes from Albufeira. Indulge in stylish and spacious accommodations, delectable cuisine, relaxing spa treatments, a state-of-the-art fitness centre, and your very own private balcony offering magnificent views plus an impressive outdoor pool which spills out over two levels, connected by a stunning waterfall feature. 

Look forward to gazing across miles of pristine beaches in the Algarve with a stay at Pine Cliffs, a Luxury Collection Resort. Traditionally styled architecture and interiors are nestled within the lush clifftop gardens, bordered by fragrant pine woods and presenting a charming combination of light and airy spaces, open patios and intimate hideaways as a myriad of experiences for all ages contributes to the resort’s unrivalled popularity for the ultimate Portuguese family escape.


Greece’s reputation as an idyllic luxury holiday destination is more than merited – pristine beaches, beautifully blue seas, captivating historical sites and mouthwatering cuisine are just some of the attractions to visitors far and wide. Pretty whitewashed villages with authentic Greek tavernas are invariably photogenic, as are the memorable sunsets that bathe the beaches and beyond in their warm light. Greece’s mainland has plenty to offer visitors in search of a luxury holiday in the country, whilst the beautiful Greek islands offer diverse landscapes and intriguing history paired with seductive sea views and first-rate service, the choice is yours!

Visit The Romanos, A Luxury Collection Resort, an award-winning property located in the up-and-coming region of Costa Navarino which exudes pure luxury with breathtaking views of the crystal-clear Ionian Sea.

Nestled in breathtaking surroundings in Greece’s southwest Peloponnese, The Westin Resort, Costa Navarino is paradise for families on a pristine stretch of Ionian coast.

Newly opened in Summer 2022, the W Costa Navarino is a super-chic beachfront resort with a destination Beach Club that’s sure to impress.

Experience luxury modern style beachfront living at Santa Marina, a Luxury Collection Resort, a lavish resort in the beautiful Greek Island of Mykonos.

With its remarkable location in Santorini, the setting of Mystique, A Luxury Collection Resort and Spa is simply magical and as an exclusive adults-only retreat, Mystique is the perfect choice for honeymoons and romantic escapes.


The largest of Greece’s islands, with opportunities to discover the fascinating ancient history to exploring its remarkable natural landscape. Spectacular white sand beaches do their best to keep visitors on the coast, but if you can be tempted to venture further afield, you’ll be rewarded with charming mountain villages and rugged mountain scenery. Crete’s southerly location in the Aegean Sea means the island enjoys a mild, Mediterranean climate with a longer tourist season than some of its Greek Island counterparts, and the Mediterranean influence is also evident in the delicious Creten cuisine, cultivated under warm, sunny skies and widely considered to be one of the healthiest diets in the world.

Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa in Elounda lends itself to a quintessentially Cretan feel with terracotta-coloured stone walls, mature palms and olive trees, all overlooking the sparkling Mediterranean and the small fishing village of Plaka. The resort offers an authentic luxury beach experience, with the super-cool Isola Beach club along with a kids’ club, outdoor cinema, an array of outstanding restaurants and a traditional wooden caique boat for private excursions along the spectacular Crete coast – an experience not to be missed!


This Mediterranean Island has established itself as a popular holiday destination thanks to the Blue Flag shores, ancient ruins and delicious cuisine. Capture the essence of the Cypriot distinctive hospitality and the cosmopolitan aura of the island with a stay at Parklane, a Luxury Collection Resort and Spa in Limassol, a beachside, lifestyle destination which is ideally located between Larnaca and Paphos. Luxurious suites and villas overlook the Blue flag-sandy beach, as the resort offers a unique blend of seducing experiences and delightful activities including three outdoor pools offer alternative locations for sun-soaking and swimming, whilst an indoor heated pool joins a range of fitness equipment at Parkfit fitness centre. Indulge as a wide stretch of beach complete with loungers and private cabanas with their own mini bars, sunbeds and charging points tempts guests down to the shore, where the glittering, blue sea is waiting to be explored at this sleek Cypriot retreat.


Tenerife is the largest and most visited of the Canary Islands thanks to the year-round sunshine, beaches and interesting volcanic landscape making it the perfect choice for a luxury holiday in any season. The Ritz-Carlton Abama is a fantastic choice for families and couples alike providing an oasis of tranquility and seclusion. Located on the west coast of the island boasting an impressive clifftop setting with breathtaking panoramic views over the Atlantic Ocean and a whole host of facilities for guests of all ages. The secluded, sandy beach is reached by funicular and no less than seven swimming pools provide the perfect opportunity to cool off in the hotter weather. An exceptional spa, Adult-only areas and outstanding leisure facilities aid a relaxing break, whilst the Ritz Kids programme promises hours of fun for younger guests. You will also be spoiled for choice with impressive dining options, including two Michelin-starred restaurants plus six other fantastic food and drink venues where you can enjoy a taste of Tenerife.


The largest of the Spanish Balearic Islands, Mallorca certainly has a lot to offer within its sun-soaked shores. The beautiful beaches are no secret, but the island also boasts magical mountain scenery, charming villages and a characterful capital city packed with history alongside fashionable shops and enticing eateries. A holiday here can be lazy or action-packed – watersports, golf, hiking and biking are just a few of the activities tempting visitors off their sun loungers, and exciting family-friendly attractions promise fun-filled days for both young and old.

Soak up the Balearic culture of Mallorca with a stay at St Regis Mardavall, a luxury 5-star hotel located on the southwest coast, spread out across four stunning terracotta-hued buildings where you will experience lavish accommodations, exquisite cuisine at the hotel’s restaurant including one which is Michelin Starred, indulging spa experiences, and a private terrace or balcony offering spectacular views of the sea and the surrounding nature.