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Who they are
Neilson Holidays is a leading UK specialist in summer and winter activity holidays. An impressive range of activities and destinations caters to all levels of ability and a wide range of budgets. Holidays are geared to the needs of singles, families, groups and couples. Their flights operate from airports like Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham and Heathrow. The company is privately owned and a member of the Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) and offers ATOL financial protection.
Beach activity holidays
Neilson beachclubs combine the pleasures of a conventional beach break with activities and expert tuition. 4 star resorts in Greece and Turkey offer a wide range of free activities that includes windsurfing, waterskiing, dinghy sailing, wakeboarding, kayaking, tennis coaching, mountain biking and fitness training. Family getaways offer excellent child care and busy age-related activity programmes for children and teenagers. Beach resorts also offer holidays for groups and adults-only holidays. Specialist programmes focus on activities like windsurfing or triathlon training. Relaxing options include spa programmes and massage treatments. Resorts in Greece include Lemnos, Lesvos, Sivota, Analipsi, Paleros and Vassiliki. Turkey beach destinations include Adakoy, Demre, Foca and Ortakent.
Neilson offer a wide range of sailing trips for all levels. Expert tuition is included in the price. Holidays are available in Greece and Turkey. You can spend the whole time sailing or combine sailing with beach relaxation on a sail and stay holiday.
Neilson are the experts in the ski holiday business with nearly 40 years of experience. They cater for the needs of singles, couples, families and groups. There are packages graded for beginner, intermediate and expert skiers. Accommodation includes everything from budget hotels to luxury ski hotels plus a fantastic range of catered ski chalets. Their Mountain Collection of properties is proving to be incredibly popular thanks to the free ski guiding and coaching that is offered as part of the package. Holidays feature a wide variety of resorts in the key skiing regions of France, Austria, Andorra, Bulgaria, Spain and Italy.