Jet2Villas has added “hundreds” of properties across Greece and Spain in response to a claimed trebling of bookings in the past month.

Expansion by the Jet2holidays brand takes the number of villas on sale to over 2,200 across 42 destinations.

Many holidaymakers are opting for the privacy of a villa holiday wit demand strong for this summer and summer 2022.

New villas have been added across destinations in Greece, the Balearic and Canary islands in particular.

The operator now has more than 500 available in Greece with new properties in Kalamata, Santorini, Mykonos, Kefalonia, Zante and Corfu.

More 1,000 properties are on sale across Spain and its islands for tis summer.

The company is discounting packages by £100 per person for bookings made by March 31 for travel this summer, winter and summer 2022.

Chief executive Steve Heapy said: “All the package holiday benefits that customers get through booking with Jet2Villas is proving to be extremely attractive, as is the privacy that they can enjoy, and this has fuelled strong demand for our villa holidays.

“Knowing they can book a villa holiday with Atol protection, car hire and flights included is obviously a popular proposition for customers who are looking for that sense of freedom. 

“Once again, we have responded to that demand and expanded our product portfolio to include an even greater range of fantastic villas.”