By SAAJIDA AKABOR
Why wait to indulge in the fancy or the downright comfortable at your holiday destination when it can start the moment you leave home? And when it’s all within budget, it’s almost too difficult to resist. Valet parking and airport hotels are not merely convenient; they’re an affordable luxury that adds that extra special touch to your travel experience. Let’s take a look at how you can make the most of your holiday before it even begins.
Ease your airport experience with meet and greet or valet parking. Simply arrive at the terminal and hand over your keys. Your car will be safely parked by an experienced chauffeur. On your return, the chauffeur will bring your car to you outside the terminal building, and you’ll be able to drive straight home. The flawless VIP car parking service you receive saves time and removes the laborious task of finding (or not finding) the best bay, wheeling your luggage to the terminal on those oversized carts with unruly brakes and then paying expensive gate rates on your return.
Selected valet services provide a thorough wash, vacuum and wax for your car before your return, so it’s sleek and spotless for the journey home. If you’re wondering how this smart service fits into your budget, Essential Travel’s meet and greet rates at all airports across the UK are cheap and provide fantastic value for your money.
Whether you live near or far from the airport, convenient airport hotels are equally beneficial in both cases. Facilities available at the hotels allow you the opportunity to unwind in a sauna, treat yourself to a refreshing workout or game of tennis and a restful sleep on soft, comfortable linen – an ideal start to your holiday that is peaceful and not rushed at all.
At certain airport hotels, secure onsite parking is provided for the entire duration of your time abroad. With these hotel plus parking packages, airport transfer shuttles to the airport are provided free of charge and work perfectly for those early morning flights. You are dropped off right at the terminal building, so you can proceed right ahead to Departures and be off to your destination.
You don’t need an excuse to spoil yourself even if your destination promises to be exhilarating. Holidays are meant to be a mix of adventure, indulgence and relaxation, so why shouldn’t it start a little earlier? There are affordable valet and hotel options available at all airports to suit your level of luxury.
Saajida Akabor is a copywriter and blogger for EssentialTravel.co.uk; providers of affordable airport hotels and parking across the UK.