There's nothing better to get you through the cold winter months than looking ahead to warmer weather and this selection of five European weekends away in early May is guaranteed to do the trick. What's more, all our deals are put together with families in mind, offering flight schedules that allow plenty of time for exploring the city and making the most of the May bank holiday weekend.

1/5 Sol Guadalmar Hotel - Malaga ★★★★

Malaga is a fantastic destination located in the area of Costa del Sol. With a beachfront location why not make the most of the May Bank Holiday and stay at the 4-star Sol Guadalmar Hotel.

This superb beach hotel lies in the tourist centre of Malaga, just a few minutes’ walk from the shimmering waters and pristine sands of the beach, while the bustle and excitement of the town centre is located just 5 km away. This charming hotel extends a warm welcome and guest rooms are beautifully appointed, offering a peaceful setting in which to enjoy restful slumber after a day exploring the city.

What's included?

  • 2-night bed & breakfast hotel stay
  • May bank holiday weekend 2020
  • Return flights from London Luton
  • Hand luggage and 2 x 15kg baggage included
  • Price: £1,199 for a family of four

Click to book your May holiday to Malaga with Family Traveller Holidays from only £299pp

2/5 Hôtel California Champs-Elysées - Paris ★★★★

Paris is one of the most famous cities in Europe and boasts many stunning attractions, one being the beautiful Eiffel Tower. In the spring season, Paris is perfect for couples and families alike with a stunning array of colours from the surrounding wildlife.

The 4* California Paris Champs-Elysées is centrally located in Paris, and guests will find themselves just 100 metres away from the famous Champs-Elysées. The nearest metro station is to be found just 200 metres away, offering ease of access to the other main attractions of the city. This traditional hotel enjoys an attractive architectural design, beautifully appointed guestrooms reflecting the grace and splendour of Parisian design, as well as a wide range of exemplary facilities including an on-site restaurant serving up sumptuous culinary delights.

What's included?

  • 2-night room only hotel stay
  • May bank holiday weekend 2020
  • Return flights from London Luton
  • Hand luggage and 2 x 15kg baggage included
  • Price: £1,299 for a family of four

Click to book your May holiday to Paris with Family Traveller Holidays from only £325pp

3/5 Tivoli Hotel - Copenhagen ★★★★

Occupying a privileged location in Copenhagen with excellent transport links and close proximity to the city’s foremost attractions, the Tivoli Hotel Copenhagen has everything that families require for a relaxing and comfortable stay. As well as it’s great location, The Tivoli Hotel Copenhagen also boasts a range of dining options for guests to choose from, including the Tivoli Brasserie, Tivoli Bar & Lounge, Lobby Bar, View Restaurant and Stick ‘n’ Sushi. In addition, the hotel offers special menus for children, while the Brasserie has direct access to a children’s playground.

What's included?

  • 2-night bed & breakfast hotel stay
  • May bank holiday weekend 2020
  • Return flights from London Gatwick
  • Hand luggage and 2 x 15kg baggage included
  • Price: £939 for a family of four

Click to book your May holiday to Copenhagen with Family Traveller Holidays from only £235pp

4/5 Mondrian Suites - Berlin ★★★★

The German capital is a stunning city that all visitors can take advantage of. Whether it’s the museums or cathedrals or the botanical gardens, there is something for everyone in Berlin. Located in the heart of of the city, yet situated in a quiet side street, the Mondrian Suites Berlin is just a few minutes’ walk from Checkpoint Charlie and the Jewish Museum and is the ideal base to discover all Berlin has to offer. The 135 studios and suites offer you a home away from home and service with a smile.

What's included?

  • 2-night room only hotel stay
  • May bank holiday weekend 2020
  • Return flights from London Luton
  • Hand luggage and 2 x 15kg baggage included
  • Price: £939 for a family of four

Click to book your May holiday to Berlin with Family Traveller Holidays from only £235pp

5/5 Novotel Budapest Centrum - Budapest ★★★★

Budapest is easily one of the most underrated cities in Europe and boasts many attractions and architecture that will take any visitors breath away.

Steeped in history and character, this art nouveau property blends an excellent location with a host of facilities. Dating from 1911 and reopened in 2002, this protected building provides an attractive base for any trip. Guests can select from the 227 modern and comfortably spacious rooms, and dine in the historical brassiere, which offers live piano music, and sip beverages in the Klimt bar.

What's included?

  • 3-night bed & breakfast hotel stay
  • May bank holiday weekend 2020
  • Return flights from London Stansted
  • Hand luggage and 2 x 15kg baggage included
  • Price: £1,299 for a family of four

Click to book your May holiday to Budapest with Family Traveller Holidays from only £325pp

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