"The big idea behind sunshine was a simple one.If low-cost airlines can work, so can a low-cost travel agent."

We started sunshine.co.uk so we can sell amazing holidays as cheaply as possible. We cut the costs by only selling holidays online (and passing on the savings to you). And instead of expensive advertising, we look after our customers so well that word-of-mouth does the rest. That's why we have thousands of happy customers and can guarantee that any holiday you book with sunshine.co.uk will be the lowest possible price.

Meet the guys who created sunshine.co.uk

Chris Clarkson

The story starts back in 2003... Chris was one half of the team that built HolidayWatchdog.com - a site that lets people read impartial reviews of holidays and hotels across the world. We built the site in evenings and weekends, working from our spare bedrooms, often working until 3 or 4am and later, then getting up to go to our 9-5 jobs! The site got bigger and bigger... until we eventually sold it to TripAdvisor/Expedia.

Alan Gilmour

A graduate of the University of Glasgow, Alan has put his first class honours in Computer Science to good use. Joining the Holiday Watchdog team in 2005, he then took on the task of building sunshine.co.uk from scratch!

Launching sunshine.co.uk

We wanted to make something that helped consumers - just like HolidayWatchdog.com - but instead of reviewing holidays, we'd sell them. Cheaply. In fact, we'd sell them so cheaply that when most people visit sunshine.co.uk for the first time, they can't quite believe how cheap they are.

And that means we've done our job well. We want to sell you and your family the best possible holidays at the lowest possible prices. If we do that, we hope that you'll tell your friends (this helps push our prices even lower). And if we fall short, we want to hear from you - we'll do what we can to put it right.

So what next?

That's up to you. When we started sunshine.co.uk in 2007, we were just selling holidays themselves. Our customers wanted to book airport transfers and airport parking too, so we've added that in. As a result of a survey we did we've added car hire to the site and our most recent addition is airport lounges.

Meet the people who look after our customers


Jacqui Rowell
Operations Manager
Oct 2013

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Sarah Clark
Customer Support Team Leader
Oct 2013

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Kim Morgan
Customer Support Exec
Mar 2014

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Leanne Kennedy
Customer Support Team Leader
Mar 2014

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Tatum Ali
Customer Support Exec
Sep 2014

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Jacky Ball
Customer Support Exec
Nov 2014

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Jayne Lisle
Customer Support Exec
Nov 2014

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Meet the rest of the team

See what our customers are saying about us


Mr D Harrison
You picked the right Logo for your company, sunshine.co.uk, as it was sunshine all the way, the moment from booking on your web site to the flight back home. A fantastic sunshine holiday made easy, Cheers! David Harrison.
Apr 2016

Mr S Wills
I tell everyone that I meet on holiday that I use sunshine.co.uk and how good you are.
Apr 2016

Mrs E Howell
Good prices and love the fact that you can spread the cost and not have to find all the money up front. Excellent hotel in Lanzarote. 3 star prices but 4 star food.
Apr 2016

Mr D Attfield
Web site easy to navigate. Excellent after booking service. Had to change hotel after booking. Done in a flash.
Apr 2016

Mrs J Wildman
Reasonable prices and efficient service. I have used Sunshine many times and have always found them reliable.
May 2016

Mrs R Gould
Very user friendly website, great prices. Every step was easy and worry free from checking in at the airport to arriving at the hotel and return. Will definitely use again. 5 Stars thank you.
May 2016
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Why use sunshine.co.uk?

Member of ABTA

Book with Confidence. sunshine.co.uk is an ABTA Member

Price Guarantee

Find your holiday cheaper and we'll refund the difference.

No Hidden Charges

We don't add hidden extras. All flights include hold and hand luggage.

ATOL Protected

Should a supplier cease trading, we can claim your money back.

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