Whether you are planning a romantic getaway or an adventure to a new destination, here are some savings and vacation package ideas to help you get started, ranging from affordable hotels to luxury getaways. The list includes beachfront resorts in the tropics as well as unique city vacations.
Explore the beaches of Maui from $329/night
Relax and rejuvenate with the "Westin Revive" package (mention Promo Code WHN). Offered in 2012, this package, offered at The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas in Maui includes:
•Rates starting from $329
•Breakfast for two
•Local newspaper delivery each morning
•4pm late checkout, subject to availability
$100 Credit Vacation Package at Lajitas in Texas
Lajitas Golf Resort and Spa, a great starting point for exploring Big Bend National Park, is offering a $100 credit if you stay 2 nights. Nighty rates start at $169. Valid until December 31, 2012.
Photography package helps couples preserve memories
Capture and preserve your vacation memories with one of these Photography Packages at in Turks and Caicos, provided by Brilliant by Tropical Imaging Ltd. Packages range from $299 to $6,750 for the "Ultimate Wedding Package".
The $299 Basic package is great for couples and honeymooners. It includes a personalized photography session, a private viewing session and a $100 print credit for orders placed within two weeks.
Enjoy a sandy beach vacation in the Caribbean for less at Grace Bay Club in Barbados with the 3rd night free promotion. Available through Dec 18, 2012 with rates starting at $383 per night, this Caribbean vacation package includes:
Full breakfast daily in the restaurant
- Personal concierge
- Afternoon tea
- Bottled water
- Wireless internet
- International landline telephone calls
- Non–motorized water sports
Rates for this Caribbean vacation package are as follows:
•$383.00/night* - May 28, 2012 - Oct 31, 2012
•$561.00/night* - Nov 01, 2012 - Dec 17, 2012
Rates are subject to 11% tax and 10% service charge - *rates on the website are prorated over the entire stay of 3 nights.
The Shark Dive Adventure in the Bahamas
Experience a one of a kind shark dive adventure in the Bahamas at the Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort. The resort offers 3-night and 5-night shark dive adventure packages. Package rates start from $915* based on double occupancy, including a shark dive for two people. Book now for stays through December 22, 2012. *Package prices are inclusive or room, tax and resort fee.
3rd Night free at the Sheraton Maui
The Sheraton Maui is offering a third night free Hawaii vacation package through December 23, 2012. Ask for "Sunsational Savings" - promotion code ZS3 (866-716-8140). This vacation package includes:
- 3rd Night Free
- Free Daily Breakfast for Two
- Complimentary upgrade reflected at time of booking, based upon availability
Save with This Special Island Package in Jamaica
Save with the Bed and Breakfast package at The Ritz-Carlton, Rose Hall, Jamaica. Valid through December 21, 2012, rates starting at $239 USD per night, the package includes: Overnight accommodations in a Garden View room and Breakfast for two in Horizons.
Caribbean beach package in Grand Cayman
The "Comfort You" package at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman, Valid through December 19, 2012, Starting at $419 USD per night, includes:
- Overnight accommodations in a Garden, Resort or Ocean Front guest room
$100 USD resort credit per night
Buffet breakfast for two at 7 restaurant
Save with These Luxury New York City Specials
Plan a romantic weekend getaway to New York with this package at The New York Palace. The hotel offers sweeping views of the Manhattan skyline or St. Patrick's Cathedral in the heart of Manhattan. Ask for the "Weekend with Breakfast" offer which includes: One night accommodation in Superior or Tower rooms and American breakfast for two in Istana or via Room Service. Rates for this romantic weekend getaway package start at $369 per night. The special is available for weekend stays only, including Friday, Saturday or Sunday nights.
If you are looking for anniversary vacation ideas, take a look at the "Weekend with Breakfast" package at The New York Palace. Enjoy stylish accommodations on your romantic getaway. Ask for the "Weekend with Breakfast" package which includes: Choice of Superior or Tower rooms, and American breakfast for two in Istana or via Room Service. Rates for this package start at $399 per night. Available for weekend stays only, including Friday, Saturday or Sunday nights.
Golf and Spa Getaway on the Beach in Florida
Marco Beach Ocean Resort in Florida is offering a golf and spa vacation package. Ask for the "Golf and Spa Getaway" which starts at $535 per night (2012 pricing) and includes:
- Full American breakfast in bed for two each morning
- Choice of one spa treatment or one round of golf per person
- Maid service twice daily with nightly turndown service
- Complimentary use of the beach chairs, umbrellas and towels
- Smoothie on the Beach at 3pm daily
- Unlimited use of the fitness center, sauna and steam room
- Valet parking, service charges, and taxes
Applicable rates for this golf and spa vacation package are based on double occupancy in a one-bedroom suite and are based on a minimum of 2 nights.
4 nights on the beach in Maui from $1,349
Best of the Beach 2012 package includes:
- 4 nights accommodation in an Ocean View room
- Compact rental car, including valet parking
- One lunch for two at the poolside Tiki Grill
- Daily buffet breakfast for two
- A logo cooler bag
- Two Hawaiian design beach towels
- Two bottles of water per day
- Choice of either snorkel gear rental or the use of an umbrella and two chaise lounges for two persons for three days
(Based on double occupancy) Guests save $408.
4-Night Package Price: $1,349
Additional Nights*: $289
Valid for travel: January 4, 2012 to January 4, 2013
- Additional nights include compact rental car and buffet breakfast for 2.
- Above rates subject to taxes.
- All Packages are subject to availability.
4th night free at a Luxury Resort in Mexico
Esperanza Resort on the Baja Peninsula in Mexico is offering the "10th Anniversary" Mexico vacation package which gives you the 4th night free:
Guests staying for a minimum of 4 consecutive nights receive the 4th night free, complimentary bottle of the Private Label Sparkling Wine, complimentary daily breakfast at Cocina del Mar, complimentary roundtrip airport transfers ($300 value), complimentary use of fitness facility & yoga classes daily, and complimentary non-alcoholic beverages in mini bar. Valid May 1 – December 17, 2012
His and Her Getaway includes Pampering at the Spa
Chateau Elan is offering a romantic weekend getaway package for couples that lets you relax and enjoy gourmet dining. Ask for "His and Her Getaway" which includes: a deluxe overnight room in the Inn at Chateau Elan, with breakfast for two the following morning in the Versailles Restaurant, a Chateau Spa Massage or a Chateau Antioxidant Winery Facial for her (gratuity included for Spa services) and one round of Golf on the Château course or Woodlands course for him. Does not include alcohol, tax, or gratuity. Rates for this deal start at $355 per night.
Plan a golf getaway with this golf vacation package at Chateau Elan in Georgia. With rates starting at $247 per night, guests receive: a deluxe overnight room in the Inn at Chateau Elan, one round of golf plus cart and range balls on the Chateau course or Woodlands course and breakfast for two the following morning in the Versailles Restaurant or Golf Grille. Tee times are recommended at the time of booking.
Rates from U$1,099 for Three Nights in Jamaica
Jake's, an Island Outpost hotel, is offering a three-night Jamaica vacation package through December 15th with rates from U$1,099 (for three nights). This Jamaica vacation package includes: Three nights accommodation in a charming cottage or suite, Swedish massage for two at Driftwood Spa and Breakfast for two on one morning. Ask for the "Jake's Driftaway Summer Special" when booking your vacation.
10% Off Weekdays in the Keys
If your travel schedule is flexible, enjoy 10% Off Weekdays at Hawks Cay. Stay during the week and save through December 2012.
$200 resort credit and Champagne in Arizona
The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is offering a romantic vacation package that combines romance with a choice of many activities at this full-service resort. Ask for the "Couples Celebration Package" which includes:
- One (1) night luxurious room accommodations in a Fairmont room
- Champagne upon arrival
- $200 resort credit per room, per night, to be used towards the award-winning Willow Stream Spa or on food and beverage at any of the Resort's outlets.
Rates are based on availablity and subject to change. This romantic hotel package is valid year-round, based on availability. Ask for promotion code PRCPL1. Rates starting at $410 per night.