Traveller deals: wellness in Thailand



Stay 10 nights for the price of eight at peaceful, luxurious Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary Koh Samui. The deal includes Hillside room, a wellness program, return flights, transfers and massage. Costs from $4400. Valid until August 24. Phone 1300 551 353. See


Pinctada Cable Beach Resort in Broome, the baby of Marilynne Paspaley, has fab features including a 25-metre lap pool. Book 14 days in advance online and receive 15 per cent off room rates. Secure transfers and spa treatments at the same time, and get 10 per cent off those.

Valid until December 31. See



Four days of free child-minding and complimentary children's meals are offered on stays at Outrigger on the Lagoon. You get seven nights for the price of four as well. From $972 for two adults and two children. Valid for stays October 7-March 31, not over Christmas and New Year. Book by August 31. See


Southern Ocean Lodge on Kangaroo Island is exceptional. Get four nights for the price of three when booking with Abercrombie & Kent. The deal includes a take-home hamper, a $50 spa voucher and a $50 "Bespoke Experience" voucher. The price is $6300 a couple twin share. Phone 1300 590 317. See



The new Club Med Finolhu Villas in the Maldives has a great opening deal, two free nights in a seven-night holiday. The package includes transfers, meals, drinks and activities. Priced from $5159 a person. For sale till September 18. Valid only for stays beginning March 14. Phone 1300 887 477. See


Get $1000 off early bird bookings of Bentours' Classic Antarctic Air & Cruise package. It includes flights, eight days cruising, meals, lectures, Zodiac expeditions and two nights in Chile. Priced from $11,506 a person. Valid for sale till September 2 for departures from December 2015 to February 2016. Phone 1800 221 712. See



Spend Halloween in a haunted castle as part of a nine-day tour of beautiful Romania. The small-group G Adventures holiday visits Dracula's Poenari Castle, explores Bucharest and includes a Halloween party at Hunyad Castle in Transylvania. Transport is on trains and local buses. Priced from $1699 a person twin share. Valid for sale until September 30 for travel starting October 29. Phone 1300 939 414.