Cheap City Breaks

28.04.17

Barcelona Girly Break

3 Nights incl. Hotel & Flights for Group of 3

Book that long-planned Barcelona Girly Break with 2 of your friends and stay in this fab hotel, flights also included

28.04.17

Paris Weekend Break

2 Nights in Excellent Studio Apartment incl. Flights

Escape to the city of love this June with this fantastic deal for a Paris weekend break! Includes fantastic apartment and return flights!

25.04.17

Amsterdam Group Getaway

3 Nights in Fantastic Airbnb with Flights for Group of 4

I found you this Amsterdam Group Getaway in May 2017! Get 3 Nights in a Fantastic Airbnb with Flights for Group of 4 only €308 pp !

23.04.17

Shanghai Holiday

5 Nights incl. Excellent Boutique Hotel with Flights

I found you this Shanghai Holiday in June 2017! Get 5 Nights incl. Excellent Boutique Hotel with Flights only €668 pp !

23.04.17

Long Weekend in Krakow

3 Nights in Superb Hotel incl. Flights

Get exploring one of Europe's prettiest cities with this fantastic deal for a long weekend in Krakow in October, departing from Dublin!

22.04.17

Madrid City Break

3 Nights in Excellent Hotel incl. Flights

Add a touch of much-needed sunshine to May with this fantastic deal for a Madrid city break I've put together!

21.04.17

Budapest Trip

2 Nights in Superb Modern Apartment incl. Return Flights

Been aching to visit this up-and-coming destination? Then cross it off your list with this fantastic deal for a Budapest trip!

20.04.17

Vienna Weekend Trip

2 Nights in Great Hotel incl. Flights

A city so beautiful you've just got to see it! Check out this fantastic deal for a Vienna weekend trip departing from Dublin this May!

16.04.17

Liverpool Summer Getaway

2 Nights incl Flights & Central Hotel

They don’t often come as cheap as this Liverpool Summer getaway, that’s for sure! :) Enjoy a trip to the buzzing UK city at the end of May for only €92pp. Liverpool Summer Getaway I put this package together with a Trivago hotel and Skyscanner flights, and it all worked out super cheap! You’ll fly […]

16.04.17

Brussels Bed and Breakfast

3 Nights incl. 4* Hotel, Breakfast and Flights

I found you this Brussels Bed and Breakfast deal in May 2017! Get 3 Nights incl. 4* Hotel, Breakfast and Flights for only €190 pp!

15.04.17

Prague Summer Holiday

3 Nights in Fantastic 4* Hotel incl. Breakfast & Flights

See Europe's most beautiful city at its best with this fantastic offer for a Prague summer holiday with flights from Dublin and 4* hotel!

15.04.17

Stylish Amsterdam Break

3 Nights incl. 4* Hotel & Flights

I found you this Stylish Amsterdam Break in May 2017! This deal includes 3 Nights incl. 4* Hotel & Flights for only €285 pp!

14.04.17

Summer Edinburgh Weekend

2 Nights incl. Hotel & Flights

I found you this Summer Edinburgh Weekend in July 2017! Get 2 Nights incl. Hotel & Flights for only €150 pp!

13.04.17

May Break in Rome

May Break in Rome: 3 Nights in 4-Star Hotel & Breakfast

This city is pretty much as good as it can get on this beautiful earth of ours. It has a timeless quality which really will never ever fade. I have found an incredible offer for a May break in Rome, that could see you and whoever is lucky enough to go with you, soaking up […]

08.04.17

Krakow Solo Trip

3 Nights in Excellent Central Hostel incl. Flights

Soak up all the sights and culture at your own pace in one of Europe's most beautiful cities with this fantastic Krakow solo trip!

08.04.17

Bruges Summer Trip

2 Nights in Excellent 4* Hotel incl. Flights

Discover the beautiful architecture and canals of Belgium's most charming city with this fantastic Bruges summer trip!

05.04.17

Glasgow Break

3 Nights in Central Hotel incl. Breakfast & Flights

Hop across the pond to Scotland with this cheap deal for a Glasgow break! Includes 3 nights in a central hotel and Dublin flights!

05.04.17

Barcelona Single Holiday

3 Nights in Excellent Accommodation incl. Flights

Get stuck into one of Euope's top city break destinations with this fantastic deal for a Barcelona single hopliday!

02.04.17

Porto Break

3 Nights in Superb Guesthouse incl. Breakfast & Flights

Enjoy a gorgeous break in colourful Portugal with this fantastic Porto break, where you'll be staying in a beautiful guesthouse!

01.04.17

Madrid Autumn City Break

3 Nights in Central Hotel incl. Flights

Add some extra sun to your autumn with this fantastic deal for a Madrid autumn city break! Soak up the sights and the sun!

Cheap city breaks

Discover the most exciting cities in Europe

A cheap city break is always a good idea! These days they’re enjoying more popularity than ever before. With their fantastic value for money, exciting destinations and short travel times, it’s the perfect, compact travel experience. That also means you can be incredibly flexible too – a cheap weekend break after work could become normality so start booking your city trip.

That’s not the only thing that makes city breaks so appealing. There are so many countries at our doorstep that you can easily cross off your list in no time at all, even if you’re on a really tight budget. Anyone can enjoy the excitement of a few days away, and that’s exactly why I’m always looking for plenty of city breaks to help keep you inspired.

Cheap city breaks from Ireland | Weekend breaks vs. weekday breaks | City breaks from Dublin | City breaks from Shannon

City breaks from Cork | Last Minute City breaks | City breaks in Europe | Classic city break destinations

Cheap City Breaks from Ireland

Weekend breaks vs. weekday breaks

To get the best value when booking a city break you should try to avoid travelling at the weekend. The hotel rates for Friday and Saturday nights are always much higher than during the week. So if somehow possible ask for 2 days off and depart on a Sunday. Then you still have one day without taking a holiday but avoid the high flight prices as well. Of course, if you only have time at the weekend, then check out my deals. I always mention in our deal headings if the break is over a weekend and I get you the cheapest possible weekend city break deal.

City breaks from Dublin

From Dublin, your possibilities are endless. This airport flies to almost all European capitals direct for a really low price. Especially to the UK you will always find great last minute city breaks. Newcastle, Edinburgh or Manchester are destinations where you don’t have to spend more than €100 for a 2-day trip. Even a short trip to New York is possible from Dublin mostly for under €500! For an overview of all of my deals departing from Dublin, be sure to check out my Holidays from Dublin page where you’ll find all sorts of city break deals to Europe and the US as well as other package holidays.

City breaks from Shannon

From Shannon you can still depart to numerous destinations, however, you might be a bit more limited in terms of direct flights. For cheap city breaks from Shannon you could look into visiting Berlin & Frankfurt, Malaga, Stockholm, Edinburgh or Krakow, to name just a few. Check out my Holidays from Shannon to see what deals I have on offer.

City breaks from Cork

If you prefer departing from Cork, then you can get a great deal with direct flights to Amsterdam, Palma, Paris, Gdansk, Liverpool or even Reykjavik! for that check out my Holidays from Cork to get yourself a cheap city break

Last Minute City breaks

Especially when booking a last minute city break you can get a great deal on short trip. Sometimes the flight prices drop by a great deal and you’ll be able to snap up a super bargain. The only thing that you need to be is flexible. It could be that you are departing within the next week, but then again…it won’t get cheaper. Unlike long-distance holidays, I would definitely recommend waiting for last minute deals in this case.

City breaks in Europe – explore up and coming destinations

It doesn’t matter what time of year it is – there’s a city break destination for every season. For example autumn can be a lovely time for short breaks, or take a look at my best summer city breaks. It’s a quick and easy way of getting to grips with new cultures, learning about the history and enjoying the diverse and varied nightlife. In my City Break category, I share the best deals around, guaranteeing you incredibly low prices to cities like London, Amsterdam, Budapest and Prague (to name just a few!). Trips to European destinations for under €100 per person? It’s possible! Staying in a 4* hotel even though you’re on a tight budget? Of course – I wouldn’t be your Guru otherwise!

It’s not just the prices I keep my eyes on though. I always make sure that I’m providing destinations that you might not have considered before to keep things interesting. Cities like Riga, Tallinn, Gdansk, Bratislava and Ljubljana aren’t just beautiful – they’re cheap too! That’s why it pays to try somewhere new and unknown, since you’re guaranteed to make amazing savings along the way.

You’ll still be able to save and take advantage of great bargains even with more popular cities like Berlin, Lisbon, Barcelona and Copenhagen. They’re great places to meet like-minded people along the way, or you can finally do that sight-seeing tour you’ve always dreamed of. Every deal comes with flights and accommodation included as standard too. With prices as low as these, there’s no excuse not to start working on your bucket list!

Find your next city break at Holidayguru.ie

If you’re dreaming of Amsterdam’s canals or Paris’ grand boulevards, you’re in the right place! On this page I share all of the latest city break deals I come across during my searches. As I’ve mentioned before I’m always looking out for cheap breaks in top city break destinations such as Budapest, Prague, Amsterdam and London as well as cheaper hidden gems in Eastern Europe. Be sure to keep checking back to stay up to date with the latest deals and you soon could be jetting off to Europe for an exciting trip!