Excel pushes Caribbean products

Excel Holidays have announced a series of bargain prices on holidays to the
Caribbean in the New Year. The newly launched holiday programme includes
travel to the islands of Antigua, Barbados, Grenada, St Kitts and Tobago.

Part of the growing XL.com group, all these specially priced holidays are
bookable online and combine direct flights out of London Gatwick and
Manchester with a range of top class beachfront accommodations, choice of
meal plans and room upgrades.

The Excel Airways fleet has been expanded with its long haul aircraft now
featuring leather upholstery and providing a choice of cabin service on all
of the Caribbean routes. Hot meals will be served as standard in the
Economy cabin with an option to upgrade to the larger seats of the Excel
Premium section where the in-flight service starts with a welcome glass of
champagne. Excel One service takes place in a dedicated cabin where
passengers enjoy 3 course meals with choice of menu, ports, liqueurs and
chocolates as well as individual hand held entertainment centres. Upgrade
costs start from just ?200 per person.

Excel Holidays have teamed up with a number of prestigious hotel partners
including Hilton, Marriott and Sandals together with a number of
individually owned informal style hotels and the renowned family Caribbean
specialist, Rex Resorts.

Prices to Antigua start at just ?332 per person for a week departing 8
January 2007 and staying at the popular Halcyon Cove hotel operated by Rex
Resorts. This price includes flights from London Gatwick and 7 nights
accommodation in a standard room.


Grenada prices lead in at ?356 per person for a week in a hillside room at
the Rex Grenadian departing on 7 January 2007 on the direct flight service
from London Gatwick.