Teaching windsurfing

The Neilson Network

Our network of partnerships and friends continues this summer. We've teamed up with Mark Petchey for our tennis programme and UKSA to train watersports instructors and we continue to sponsor Grand Slam tennis coverage on Eurosport.

Kids club

What's new and exciting for our kids' clubs?

We know kids love being active, and nobody wants them missing out on any fun, so we've found new ways for you all to really make the most of your holiday.

Trek Bikes on rack

All about the bikes

We've got a complete refresh of our mountain and road bikes at Messini, Buca and Baia dei Mori Beachclubs plus the addition of E-bikes at Messini and Buca. We can't wait to get out and ride.

Les menuires

The lowdown on Easter skiing in the French Alps

In anticipation of some more excellent skiing this Easter, we spoke with our Winter Operations Manager Steve Carter, who explains just why late season skiing is so great.

CE Photo

Capture holiday memories

THE CE Photography team have been working with Neilson for a number of years now in Greece and Croatia. This summer, we are delighted to welcome CE Photography to Baia dei Mori Beachclub in Sardinia.

View of sardinia

Spotlight on Sardinia

To many Richard Frost aka Frostie needs no introduction, but for those who haven't yet crossed paths, Frostie spoke to us about his time with Neilson and the place he currently calls home, Baia dei Mori Beachclub in Sardinia.

Padel tennis

What is Padel Tennis?

One of the fastest growing sports, padel is an innovative form of tennis that’s fun, easy to learn and very sociable. Played on a court about a third of the size of a tennis court, groups of mixed ages and abilities can easily play together.

Beach and sailing signpost

Packing for a watersports holiday

If you’re new to watersports, you’re probably wondering what to wear and how to choose the right clothing for a day or even a few hours on the water.


What is hydrofoiling?

Itseems that the Hydrofoil has literally taken off in the sport of sailing, as craft of all shapes and sizes take to the skies. Here, we find out more.

group learning to ski at indoor snow dome

4 reasons to learn how to ski or snowboard this summer

Surprisingly, the summer can be a great time to learn to ski or snowboard, or brush up on your skills ahead of the season.From quieter slopes to perfecting your skills, here are four reasons to hit the slopesthissummer.

The Neilson Team in Croatia

It's green for go this summer

We are delighted to have all our beachclubs up and running across Greece, Croatia, and Sardinia and welcome guests back on holiday with us.

Val d Isere

Where to stay on your next ski holiday

Looking for inspiration for your next ski holiday? Check out our Ski hotels in France, Andorra and Italy. They all have fantastic facilities, are In excellent ski resorts and come with superb hospitality and free ski guiding.

Mark Petchey coaching tennis at a Neilson Beach Club

Play tennis like a pro with Mark Petchey

Former GB tennis player and Andy Murray coach Mark Petchey is the official tennis ambassador for Neilson holidays. We caught up with him to share some of his top tips.


All About Levante

Sarah works in our contact centre here in the UK and is a massive fan of Levante Beach Beachclub. Rhodes must be my absolute favourite of all the Greek islands. The island offers a little something for everyone with wind, heritage, great food and great people. What more could you want from your holiday?

View of dinghies on Messini Beach at sunrise

Which Neilson Beach Club is best for me?

Our Beach Clubs have a great choice of inclusive activities for you dip in and out of. But what if there’s a particular sport you love or have always wanted to try? Whilst our Beach Clubs offer a wide range of options, some are better suited to indulging your passion than others.

La Pared

Spotlight on La Pared, Fuerteventura

Marcus Vaughan, Guest Services Manager at La Pared has been enjoying life on the sunshine island of Fuerteventura since we opened our doors for the first time in December.

Hot Apple Cider

Winter Warmer Cocktail Recipes

Here's a taster of some of the cocktails popular with guests and staff alike over at the Hotel Del Clos in Andorra right now.Perfect as a little winter warmer after a day on the slopes while on holiday or a little treat back here in the UK.

Vounaki beachclub

The inside word on...Vounaki Beachclub

We caught up with Angus Whittaker, Operations Manager at Neilson HQ to get the low down on Vounaki Beachclubin Greece. Angus knows the beachclub and local area like the back of his hand, having worked there for a few years as the beach manager. Here's what he had to say...

cake and biscuits

Teatime Treats and Chalet Favourites

One of the joys of a ski chalet holiday is coming home at the end of a day’s skiing to a cosy chalet, roaring log fire and delicious afternoon tea with plates full of homemade cakes and biscuits.

We’ve been inspired to re-create some chalet favourites for you to try at home.

Girl windsurfing in a wetsuit

Brrr...it's cold outside

There's no reason why you can't keep active all year round.A sprinkle of positivity and the right gear will see you through the worst of the good old British winter. We caught up with Ally Blacklock, who you may know from her time in our Beachclubs, to see how she keeps her winter windsurfing mojo going.