Travel made personal

34 years of tailored experiences

Our world of inspiration

Established in 1989, we are an independent travel company known for our personal touch. Made up of knowledgeable travel professionals, we design your trip from scratch, giving you access to our first-hand experience to create a holiday you’ll love.

Just think of us as your personal travel planner

After 34 years of designing holidays, we’ve learnt that everyone holidays in a different way. That’s why we like to get to know you first and understand your needs before we apply our travel expertise.

We save you hours of planning time by researching and refining the best options. We set realistic expectations and explain why we think each element is ideal for you. After all, the proof of a perfect holiday is when you come back to us and book another – which is what many of our clients have been doing for decades.

Travel with Confidence

We want you to feel confident when you book with Real Holidays. Our highly personable and bespoke service is more relevant than ever to today’s travel landscape and we are here to talk through every element of your holiday.

Having a fully flexible and financially protected booking gives you the confidence and reassurance in your arrangements, leaving you time to look forward to your holiday.

Our knowledgeable expertise underpins everything Real Holidays do

  • Every time we go away with Real Holidays you deliver for us both. Please thank the whole team from the bottom of our hearts. This trip was truly special.

    Nick & Mal, Puglia - August 2023
  • Don’t know what we would have done without Real Holidays! Sign of a high quality company is how you react to a problem and how you treat customers Thank you

    Rob Francis - Feb 2023, New Zealand

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How it works

Your personal travel planner will devote hours of expertise, years of knowledge and every ounce of passion to create a holiday you’ll love.

  • We get to know you

    Your travel planner talks to you and learns about the experiences that suit you best

  • We design flexible holidays

    Any aspect can be refined, and we explain the pricing and itinerary in full

  • We do the booking

    Everything is taken care of from bookings to restaurant reservations

  • We support you

    From start to finish, and everything in between, we’re always here for queries or help