Valentine’s Day 2017 RCI Holidays from £195

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and many of us will be scratching our heads with ideas for romantic surprises. We decided to help out by finding 6 RCI Late Deals and Extra Holidays from just £14pppn to treat the special one in your life. From snow-capped Swedish mountains to stylish spa resorts on Scottish lochs we explore 6 Valentine’s week holidays for February 2017.

1Holiday Club Åre, Sweden, £1,000 Saving!*

Escape to the romantic snow-capped ski resort of Åre in Sweden this Valentine’s week with a 7-night stay at the Holiday Club Åre during 11th – 18th February 2017. A chic Studio apartment (sleeping 2) was available on an RCI Late Deal for just £195 or £14pppn (based on 2 people sharing).

Guests at the Holiday Club Åre are welcomed into a stylish Studio apartment complete with sweeping views across the Indalsälven river and toward the snowy Åreskutan mountain. Situated 220 miles south of the Arctic Circle the World Alpine Skiing Championships resort of Åre is the ideal location for keen skiers. Glide your way through 114 pristine ski runs, hop aboard a snow mobile excursion or simply relax in the spa and wellness centre embracing the Scandinavian atmosphere.

To demonstrate the great value of eXpectations Holidays we conducted a price comparison using TripAdvisor to source an equivalent holiday. 7-nights at Holiday Club Åre were available on Booking.com during 11th – 18th February 2017 within a Studio apartment (sleeping 2) for £1,213 (based on 2 people sharing when we looked on 9/1/2017). Breakfast included.

In comparison, we found this 7-night RCI Late Deal at Holiday Club Åre during the same dates within a Studio apartment (sleeping 2) for just £195 on RCI.com (when we looked on: 9/1/2017)*. Breakfast not included.

So, by taking this holiday eXpectations members could have made a potential saving of over £1,000, based on the comparison above*.

2Berkshire Mountain Lodge, USA, £850 Saving!*

We previously featured the RCI Gold Crown Berkshire Mountain Lodge during Valentine’s week as an RCI Extra Holiday. This time it was available to eXpectations members as an RCI Late Deal during the 10th – 17th February 2017 for just £240.16 or less than £18pppn (based on 2 people sharing)!

Step into your cosy 1-bedroom apartment at the Berkshire Mountain Lodge which comes highly recommended from previous visitors scoring 96% “Excellent” and “Very Good” TripAdvisor reviews. Click on your skis and skate your way through Bousquet Ski Area, less than a mile away, or simply relax by the heated indoor pool catching a glimpse of snowflakes gently falling outside. Visit the nearby town of Lenox for a romantic evening of candle-lit dinner and live music.

To demonstrate the great value of eXpectations Holidays we conducted a price comparison using TripAdvisor to source an equivalent holiday. 7-nights at Berkshire Mountain Lodge were available on TripAdvisor during 10th – 17th February 2017 within a 1-bedroom apartment (sleeping 4) for £1,144.29 (based on 4 people sharing when we looked on 9/1/2017).

In comparison, we found this 7-night RCI Late Deal at Berkshire Mountain Lodge during the same dates within a 1-bedroom apartment (sleeping 4) for just £240.16 on RCI.com plus a £17 service charge (when we looked on: 9/1/2017).

So, by taking this holiday eXpectations members could have made a potential saving of over £850, based on the comparison above*.

3MacDonald Forest Hills Club, Scotland, £550 Saving!*

A truly romantic setting on the banks of Loch Ard, a mere stones throw from Loch Lomond, was available to eXpectations members for 7-nights during 11th – 18th February 2017. For only £339 or a little over £24pppn (based on 2 sharing) on an RCI Extra Holiday members could be checking into MacDonald’s Forest Hills Club within a luxurious 1-bedroom apartment (sleeping up to 4).

A warm welcome invites guests into a luxury 1-bedroom apartment coming complete with calming pastel décor and comfortable lounge perfect for romantic evenings together. Explore the beautiful Loch Lomond aboard a luxury cruise spotting local wallabies, sample traditional whiskey at Glengoyne Distillery and have a night out in nearby Glasgow.

To demonstrate the great value of eXpectations Holidays we conducted a price comparison using TripAdvisor to source an equivalent holiday. 7-nights at MacDonald Forest Hills Club were available on Expedia.co.uk during 11th – 18th February 2017 within a 1-bedroom apartment (sleeping 4) for £909 (based on 2 people sharing when we looked on 9/1/2017).

In comparison, we found this 7-night RCI Extra Holiday at MacDonald Forest Hills Club during the same dates within a 1-bedroom apartment (sleeping 4) for just £339 on RCI.com (when we looked on: 9/1/2017).

So, by taking this holiday eXpectations members could have made a potential saving of over £550, based on the comparison above.

4Attitash Mountain Village, USA, £400 Saving!*

This fantastic ski holiday at the base of the Attitash Mountain in New Hampshire, USA, was available to eXpectations members during 11th – 18th February 2017. Members could check into a stylish Studio apartment (sleeping 2) for 7-nights for just £402.21 or £29pppn (based on 2 people sharing)!

Attitash Mountain Village offers visitors a relaxed collection of accommodation decorated in warming colours to create a peaceful holiday environment. Explore 60 ski trails across 230-acres of pristine Mount Washington terrain, enjoy a spot of Après-ski upon the mountain and return for a romantic soak in the resort’s spa tubs.

To demonstrate the great value of eXpectations Holidays we conducted a price comparison using TripAdvisor to source an equivalent holiday. 7-nights at Attitash Mountain Village were available on Booking.com during 11th – 18th February 2017 within a Studio apartment (sleeping 2) for £863 (based on 2 people sharing when we looked on 9/1/2017).

In comparison, we found this 7-night RCI Late Deal at Attitash Mountain Village during the same dates within a Studio apartment (sleeping 2) for just £402.21 on RCI.com plus a £30 service charge (when we looked on: 9/1/2017).

So, by taking this holiday eXpectations members could have made a potential saving of over £400, based on the comparison above*.

5Holiday Club Katinkulta, Finland, £350 Saving!*

Experience the magical forested beauty of Vuokatti in Finland this Valentine’s with a 7-night stay at the RCI Gold Crown Holiday Club Katinkulta during 10th – 17th February 2017. This RCI Late Deal was available to eXpectations members in a Studio apartment (sleeping 2) for just £14pppn or £195 (based on 2 people sharing).

Awarded TripAdvisor’s Traveller’s Choice (2016) the Holiday Club Katinkulta offers spacious yet cosy accommodation with private balconies overlooking the golf-course and sleepy Vuokatti hills. Explore over 150km of stunning ski trails across the Vuokatti ski resort, embark on a husky safari and relax in the warm embrace of the spa before a romantic meal at a choice of restaurants.

To highlight the fantastic value of eXpectations Holidays we conducted a price comparison using TripAdvisor to source an equivalent holiday. 7-nights at Holiday Club Katinkulta were available on Booking.com during 10th – 17th February 2017 within a Studio apartment (sleeping 2) for £566 (based on 2 people sharing when we looked on 9/1/2017). Breakfast included.

In comparison, we found this 7-night RCI Late Deal at Holiday Club Katinkulta during the same dates within a Studio apartment (sleeping 2) for just £195 on RCI.com (when we looked on: 9/1/2017). Breakfast not included.

So, by taking this holiday eXpectations members could have made a potential saving of over £350, based on the comparison above*.

6MacDonald Elmers Court, England, £300 Saving!*

Uncover the secrets of the New Forest with this 7-night holiday to the RCI Gold Crown MacDonald’s Elmers Court on the south coast of England during 11th – 18th February 2017. eXpectations members could enjoy a romantic escape within an elegant 1-bedroom apartment (sleeping 4) for just £309 or a little over £22pppn (based on 2 people sharing) on this RCI Extra Holiday.

A classically decorated 1-bedroom apartment awaits you this Valentine’s week at Elmers Court complete with private courtyard to ensure a peaceful holiday. Rejuvenate yourselves with a sensual spa treatment, stop for lunch in the stunning New Forest, catch a ferry over to the Isle of Wight or take a stroll on nearby Bournemouth’s 7-mile beach.

To demonstrate the great value of eXpectations Holidays we conducted a price comparison using TripAdvisor to source an equivalent holiday. 7-nights at MacDonald Elmers Court were available on Booking.com during 11th – 18th February 2017 within a Classic Double Room (sleeping 2) for £630 (based on 2 people sharing when we looked on 9/1/2017). Breakfast included.

In comparison, we found this 7-night RCI Extra Holiday at MacDonald Elmers Court during the same dates within a 1-bedroom apartment (sleeping 4) for just £309 on RCI.com (when we looked on: 9/1/2017). Breakfast not included.

So, by taking this holiday eXpectations members could have made a potential saving of over £300, based on the comparison above*.

*Please Note: Price comparisons are conducted at the time of writing which is likely to predate the time of publishing by a few days. Price differences are likely to vary as occupancy dates draw closer and third party prices fluctuate due to seasonal pricing variations, availability, discounts etc. Calculations are made using RCI and eXpectations Holidays prices (in sterling) at time of writing and are subject to change. Some elements of each booking may require fees to be paid in a local currency. For more information please see our article on Value for Money and Price comparisons.