Simply Luxury Escapes- Press Release

Award-winning luxury travel company coming to Tunbridge Wells

New shop opening on 7 September 2023 in the heart of the town

Simply Luxury Escapes, named Best Small Luxury Tour Operator at the British Travel Awards last year, is opening a retail shop at 7 London Road, Tunbridge Wells on 7 September, bringing its talented, award-winning team of advisors to the high street for the first time.

Started 16 years ago by Natasha Griffin, from a garden office in a village outside Sevenoaks, the business has since thrived online, picking up numerous awards and an army of loyal clients. The move into retail is a major investment in the future for the local entrepreneur.

Initially specialising in luxury travel to the Caribbean – Natasha’s mother is from Saint Lucia and she still has strong family connections across the region – Simply Luxury Escapes now covers every continent, offering tailored trips to far-flung corners of the world, as well as European destinations. Her team of 4 specialist advisors can put together bespoke holidays for families, couples, groups, and singletons.

To mark the opening there will be an instore reception on Thursday 7th September from 12pm to which all are welcome. The first five people to book a holiday in person will be treated to a free airport transfer from Tunbridge Wells to Gatwick or Heathrow for two people. There will also be the chance to win a luxury Hotel Chocolat hamper, bottle of Mauritian Rum and a FREE 7 night holiday too.

Natasha says of the opening, “We’re thrilled to be taking this next step in our journey and couldn’t think of a better location than the heart of Tunbridge Wells. We’ve long enjoyed excellent client relationships, offering a highly personalised service which ensures outstanding levels of repeat business and word-of-mouth recommendations, but now we can’t wait to be able to help people face-to-face.

“My excellent team are so knowledgeable and we pride ourselves on putting together the perfect holiday every time, whether you want to stay in a villa, hotel, treehouse, beach house, private island or underwater suite! It’s our attention to detail and focus on truly listening to what clients want that has ensured our success over many years.

“We’re looking forward to the discerning globetrotters of Tunbridge Wells putting us to the test. Come into the store during opening hours or contact us to make an evening appointment. Your next unforgettable trip is just one conversation away!”

Simply Luxury Escapes is a fully bonded tour operator, with ATOL protection. Thanks to its direct relationship with hotels and resorts, they offer competitive pricing with no travel agent surcharge.

Follow @simplyluxuryescapes and @simplycaribbeanholidays on social media to whet your appetite then have a look at and to explore the many destinations and trips available.

For more information, images or an interview, contact Natasha Griffin. Tel 07554 016194 or email

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