Welcome to Crusader Travel

We’re an independent agency based in the heart of Twickenham. We love making our customers’ holiday dreams come true.

Crusader Travel was founded in 1995 by husband and wife team Bruce and Hedda Lyons, who’ve both worked in the travel industry since the 1960s. Our knowledgeable and attentive team, which also includes Shona and Billur, can help you find your ideal holiday or enhance holiday plans you already have. Pop in for a chat and a coffee (or give us a call) and let us create your dream holiday for you – it’s what we do best.

But don’t just take our word for it. Take a look at our client testimonials below and on our blog and read why we have a strong and loyal customer base that have used us for many years.

We’re open Monday to Saturday 9am to 5.30pm but we’re happy to stay open into the evening, and on Sundays, to suit you

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  • Destination: Lefkada
      Family Villa Offer – Rouda Beach Villas Lefkada We have a range of special offers available throughout the summer season, so make sure you don’t miss out on some breath-taking bargains! These offers are only available until they sell out, so enquire with us now to ensure you don’t miss the opportunity to find your dream holiday to one of our exclusive apartments or villas in Greece at a fantastic price. 29 July 7 night’s accommodation at Rouda Beach Villas – £4040.00 – 2 Bedroom Villa for 2 adults & 2 children (under 15) from £on a self-catering basis. Price also includes flights & car hire. Rouda Beach Villas – Three 2 bedroom Beach Villas each with private swimming pools Spacious and comfortable villas close to the beach on Lefkada’s south coast. Sleeps 2 to 4 people. Air Conditioning in bedrooms The beach is a mere 100 metres away and it’s just a short stroll from the beach to the traditional seaside village of Mikros Gialos. The bay itself, is just one of many along Lefkada’s south coast, each one different but all sharing crystal clear waters, backed by the contrasting green oak forest and olive grove, surrounded by steep hills, leading up to the high White Mountains. With good paved roads along the coast and up into the mountains, exploration by car of the interior this fascinating island is straightforward. The bustling port and resort of Nidri where boats of all shapes and sizes almost outnumber the houses, picturesque Sivota, popular with yachtsman, or Vasiliki where a steady afternoon breeze has made the bay one of the world’s finest windsurfing venues are all within easy reach. Staying at home beside the pool or on the beach is an equally attractive proposition, before wandering down to the village in the cool of the evening for an al fresco meal watching the lights come on in the mountain villages or even the moon rising over the Ionian Sea. Private Swimming pools 6.3m x 3.3m (depth 1.4m) Upper Floor • 1 double bedroom en suite Ground Floor • 1 twin bedroom • Separate bathroom • Open plan Kitchen/living/dining room with TV (limited channels), fridge/freezer, full cooker, washing machine, Iron & ironing board • Air conditioning in bedrooms • Maid service and linen changes on arrivals day and midweek • Complimentary WIFI access at Rouda Village 10 mins walk (see booking conditions) CLOSEST AMENITIES Restaurants: 2 mins walk Beach: 100 metres Mini Market: 3 mins walk Call Crusader Travel today on 020 87440474 to book Rouda Beach Villas and for further information
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    Family Villa Offer – Rouda Beach Villas Lefkada
    Destination: Lefkada

     

    Family Villa Offer – Rouda Beach Villas Lefkada

    We have a range of special offers available throughout the summer season, so make sure you don’t miss out on some breath-taking bargains!

    These offers are only available until they sell out, so enquire with us now to ensure you don’t miss the opportunity to find your dream holiday to one of our exclusive apartments or villas in Greece at a fantastic price.

    29 July 7 night’s accommodation at Rouda Beach Villas – £4040.00 – 2 Bedroom Villa for 2 adults & 2 children (under 15) from £on a self-catering basis. Price also includes flights & car hire.

    Rouda Beach Villas – Three 2 bedroom Beach Villas each with private swimming pools
    Spacious and comfortable villas close to the beach on Lefkada’s south coast.
    Sleeps 2 to 4 people. Air Conditioning in bedrooms

    The beach is a mere 100 metres away and it’s just a short stroll from the beach to the traditional seaside village of Mikros Gialos. The bay itself, is just one of many along Lefkada’s south coast, each one different but all sharing crystal clear waters, backed by the contrasting green oak forest and olive grove, surrounded by steep hills, leading up to the high White Mountains.

    With good paved roads along the coast and up into the mountains, exploration by car of the interior this fascinating island is straightforward. The bustling port and resort of Nidri where boats of all shapes and sizes almost outnumber the houses, picturesque Sivota, popular with yachtsman, or Vasiliki where a steady afternoon breeze has made the bay one of the world’s finest windsurfing venues are all within easy reach.

    Staying at home beside the pool or on the beach is an equally attractive proposition, before wandering down to the village in the cool of the evening for an al fresco meal watching the lights come on in the mountain villages or even the moon rising over the Ionian Sea.

    Private Swimming pools 6.3m x 3.3m (depth 1.4m)

    Upper Floor

    • 1 double bedroom en suite

    Ground Floor

    • 1 twin bedroom

    • Separate bathroom

    • Open plan Kitchen/living/dining room with TV (limited channels), fridge/freezer, full cooker, washing machine, Iron & ironing board

    • Air conditioning in bedrooms

    • Maid service and linen changes on arrivals day and midweek

    • Complimentary WIFI access at Rouda Village 10 mins walk (see booking conditions)

    CLOSEST AMENITIES
    Restaurants: 2 mins walk
    Beach: 100 metres
    Mini Market: 3 mins walk

    Call Crusader Travel today on 020 87440474 to book Rouda Beach Villas and for further information

    Price From
    £4,040
    Price From
    £4,040
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  • Destination: Mauritius
      Mauritius Family Offer – Paradis Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa 13 August – 9 night’s accommodation in a Tropical Room for 2 adults & 2 children (Under/12) with Emirates flights from £6,165 per family on a half board basis Price also includes FREE Kids Club & FREE land & water sports Paradis Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa is the complete Mauritius experience. With a winning combination of beautiful beach location, a huge choice of luxury accommodation, a great selection of activities and wonderful cuisine. Luxurious and spacious accommodation is spread out along these inviting sands, there’s a choice of eight restaurants (four of which are located along the beach at Dinarobin), a free children’s club, Spa Beachcomber, a whole host of free land and water sports including the superb 18-hole Paradis Golf Course. Paradis is the perfect Mauritius hotel if you are looking for beachfront luxury with a choice of outstanding facilities and dining. Relax on one of the best beaches in Mauritius Dine at eight restaurants Consider an upgrade to one of the beachfront suites 18-hole golf course is on your door step + privileged access to three others Spa Free Wi-Fi: Available in all rooms and the reception area. Call Crusader Travel today on 020 87440474 to book Mauritius Family Offer – Paradis Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa and for further information
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    Mauritius Family Offer – Paradis Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa
    Destination: Mauritius

     

    Mauritius Family Offer – Paradis Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa

    13 August – 9 night’s accommodation in a Tropical Room for 2 adults & 2 children (Under/12) with Emirates flights from £6,165 per family on a half board basis

    Price also includes FREE Kids Club & FREE land & water sports

    Paradis Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa is the complete Mauritius experience. With a winning combination of beautiful beach location, a huge choice of luxury accommodation, a great selection of activities and wonderful cuisine.

    Luxurious and spacious accommodation is spread out along these inviting sands, there’s a choice of eight restaurants (four of which are located along the beach at Dinarobin), a free children’s club, Spa Beachcomber, a whole host of free land and water sports including the superb 18-hole Paradis Golf Course.

    Paradis is the perfect Mauritius hotel if you are looking for beachfront luxury with a choice of outstanding facilities and dining.

    Relax on one of the best beaches in Mauritius
    Dine at eight restaurants
    Consider an upgrade to one of the beachfront suites
    18-hole golf course is on your door step + privileged access to three others
    Spa
    Free Wi-Fi: Available in all rooms and the reception area.

    Call Crusader Travel today on 020 87440474 to book Mauritius Family Offer – Paradis Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa and for further information

    Price From
    £6,165
    Price From
    £6,165
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  • Destination: Bodrum
      Luxurious LUX Bodrum Resort & Residences is built into a hill and is situated on a private peninsula overlooking the picturesque Aegean coastline. The intimate resort boasts an infinity pool, a pretty bay with a beach and a beautiful terrace that enjoys lovely sunset views in the evenings. 7 nights Bed & Breakfast from £999.00 per person including flights and private transfer Book now to travel between June – October and receive 40% Special discount. The hotel has 91 rooms, 19 residences and a villa. Each of the rooms, suites and residences offer stunning panoramic views, many of which feature floor-to-ceiling windows to allow for light, bright and airy rooms. Guests can spend their days relaxing in the spa or on loungers by the sea or swimming pool before enjoying delicious cuisine at one of two restaurants. Try Stella for à la carte Italian and international dishes, or Beach Rouge for a seaside setting with a laid back atmosphere, serving freshly caught seafood and Mediterranean cuisine. In the evenings, guests can enjoy sipping on delicious cocktails whilst listening to the sounds of live DJ’s perform into the early hours. Relax and rejuvenate at the LUX Me Spa, which provides a range of treatments throughout the day, with signature wellness concepts designed by expert therapists. Guests can also keep fit on their holiday in the well-equipped fitness area, as well as enjoying outdoor yoga and pilates classes. Bodrum is one of the most cosmopolitan resorts on the Aegean Sea. Historic landmarks, stylish boutiques and whitewashed houses rise in tiers on the hillside. They overlook two bright blue bays and a medieval Crusader castle built by the Knights of St John. The ancient heart of the Bodrum Peninsula, this vibrant town features a harbour where traditional gulets and cruise boats await their captains. There’s also a modern marina filled with elegant yachts. The covered bazaar-style lanes of Kale Caddesi lie beneath the castle walls. Here, you can barter for bargain leather, beachwear and textiles while Turkey’s infamous blue-glass nazar boncugu amulets stare out from stalls and shop windows. Call Crusader Travel today on 020 87440474 to book Escape to LUX Bodrum Resort & Residences and for further information.
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    Escape to LUX Bodrum Resort & Residences
    Destination: Bodrum

     

    Luxurious LUX Bodrum Resort & Residences is built into a hill and is situated on a private peninsula overlooking the picturesque Aegean coastline. The intimate resort boasts an infinity pool, a pretty bay with a beach and a beautiful terrace that enjoys lovely sunset views in the evenings.

    7 nights Bed & Breakfast from £999.00 per person including flights and private transfer
    Book now to travel between June – October and receive 40% Special discount.

    The hotel has 91 rooms, 19 residences and a villa. Each of the rooms, suites and residences offer stunning panoramic views, many of which feature floor-to-ceiling windows to allow for light, bright and airy rooms. Guests can spend their days relaxing in the spa or on loungers by the sea or swimming pool before enjoying delicious cuisine at one of two restaurants. Try Stella for à la carte Italian and international dishes, or Beach Rouge for a seaside setting with a laid back atmosphere, serving freshly caught seafood and Mediterranean cuisine. In the evenings, guests can enjoy sipping on delicious cocktails whilst listening to the sounds of live DJ’s perform into the early hours.

    Relax and rejuvenate at the LUX Me Spa, which provides a range of treatments throughout the day, with signature wellness concepts designed by expert therapists. Guests can also keep fit on their holiday in the well-equipped fitness area, as well as enjoying outdoor yoga and pilates classes.

    Bodrum is one of the most cosmopolitan resorts on the Aegean Sea. Historic landmarks, stylish boutiques and whitewashed houses rise in tiers on the hillside. They overlook two bright blue bays and a medieval Crusader castle built by the Knights of St John.

    The ancient heart of the Bodrum Peninsula, this vibrant town features a harbour where traditional gulets and cruise boats await their captains. There’s also a modern marina filled with elegant yachts. The covered bazaar-style lanes of Kale Caddesi lie beneath the castle walls. Here, you can barter for bargain leather, beachwear and textiles while Turkey’s infamous blue-glass nazar boncugu amulets stare out from stalls and shop windows.

    Call Crusader Travel today on 020 87440474 to book Escape to LUX Bodrum Resort & Residences and for further information.

    Price From
    £999
    Price From
    £999
    Enquire
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