Want to go to Barbados like Simon Cowell?

Simon Cowell

TV mogul Simon Cowell has had a busy time on the X Factor so has headed to Barbados to catch some R and R.

Simon was seen strolling on the beach, carrying his son Eric, with girlfriend Lauren Silverman. The couple then hit the waves on  jet skis on the beach at the five-star Sandy Lane Hotel.

If you fancy escaping the cold and heading to the Caribbean like Simon, here’s some good deals.

British Airways offers seven nights B&B at the three-star Time Out Hotel, from Gatwick on selected dates in January and February from £719 per person. Minibus transfer from Barbados airport to south coast Barbados hotels from £27 per person. See BA Holidays

Travel between January 10 and February 28 and save up to £400 per couple on a seven night all-inclusive stay at the four-star Almond Beach Resort from £1,199 per person. On more than 32 acres of landscaped gardens, the Almond Beach Resort has a wide range of facilities with excellent activities for kids, and a choice of restaurants offering great value for money for a family holiday or romantic couple retreat. Costs include a Standard Pool View room and return flights with BA from Gatwick. From Manchester to Barbados is £1,269 per person.
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Tropical Sky if offering seven nights room only in an Island View Apartment at the three-star Coconut Court Beach Hotel, from Gatwick on Virgin Atlantic between January 1 and 31, from £899 per person, saving £310. The hotel sits on a beautiful white sand beach, with sun-loungers and umbrellas. The Island View Apartments are next to the main hotel and offer guests full kitchen facilities, as well as a private balcony and lounge area.
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On the lively southern coast of Barbados, the four-star Bougainvillea Beach Resort sits on a quarter mile stretch of white sand beach.  There’s lots of water and land sports, as well as pools, tennis, a spa and two beachfront restaurants. A seven-night holiday between January 4-24 costs from £1,195 per person, saving £195 per couple, based on two sharing on a b&b basis and including return BA flights from Gatwick and transfers.
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