Help Your Daddy Get Away This Father's Day
Deals: you want 'em, and surprisingly, everyone has 'em. Take a look at some of the latest hotel deals going around the internet today from booking sites, social media sites, flash sale sites and more. Don't forget to scroll down to see the HotelChatter-approved deal either. Who knows? You might just find what you're looking for. (But don't forget to tell us about your stay!) This week, our deals are all about dads as Father's Day is this Sunday, June 16. Don't worry, you don't need to book these deals for Sunday. We tried to select ones that can be gifted on Dad's day but the stay can happen another time.
DEALS, DEALS, DEALS*
· LA QUINTA RESORT, PALM SPRINGS: The Great Dad Escape inclues a two-night stay in a deluxe casita, a daily round of golf at either La Quinta Resort Mountain or Dunes Course, a choice of a classic shave or haircut at Havana Club Cigar Lounge & Barbershop and a choice of 1 glass of beer, house wine or house scotch. Rates start at $199 a night (not including a resort fee) and is only available through the month of June. Go here to book.
· SAWGRASS MARRIOTT GOLF RESORT & SPA: The hotel has teaed up with the TPC Sawgrass golf course for their Father's Day Golf Package. The deal includes luxury accommodations, breakfast daily, one round of Dye’s Valley Course at TPC Sawgrass (per player), one round on THE PLAYERS Course at TPC Sawgrass (per player), one TPC Nike Golf Shirt, one commemorative 17th Hole Bag Tag, one dozen Nike Vapor golf balls, transportation to golf courses and golf bag storage (at resort). Rates start at $249, based on double occupancy. Taxes are roughly about an additional 10 percent and there is a $20 resort fee. The deal is good from July 8- August 30 with some black out dates but you must book by June 17. Go here to do so.
· THE NINES PORTLAND: The trendy Portland hotel is offering a "Tailor Made for Him" gentlemen's package that includes accommodation, whiskey amenity upon arrival, a custom-made shirt from Michael Allen’s Clothier along with a VIP appointment and fitting, shaving amenities and accessories and complimentary hotel parking. Rates start at $399 a night. Use code MENSPKG to book. Go here to make your reservation.
· RAFFLES DUBAI: If you're dad wants to go to Dubai, send him on his way to the Raffles for the "Man's World" spa pacage. It include a 60-minute Stress Relief massage and a 60-minute Classic Shave with a manual exfoliation done with cultured black diamonds. Rates for the package start at around $180. Rooms at the hotel start around $325 a night. Go here to book. The deal is good for the month of June.
· ELITE ISLAND RESORTS: Shaves, massages, tailored shirts and rounds of golf are nice but we think Dad could really use an all-inclusive Caribbean vacation. This weekend, Elite Island Resorts, is offering a special Father's Day Sale with rates from 45-65 percent off at such properties like The Verandah Resort & Spa in Antigua, Palm Island Resort in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and St. James’s Club Morgan Bay, Saint Lucia.
The booking window is from June 14 to 11:59pm on Father's Day, Sunday, June 16. The travel window is now through December 20, 2014, excluding the following blackout periods: December 21, 2013 – January 2, 2014, and February 1 – 28, 2014. To book visit www.eliteislandresorts.com or call 866-830-1618