Rates & Dates: Milford Plaza Hotel helps guests 'Beat the Blizzard' this winter By Kimberly Scholz / February 20, 2008 Share 1 -- When the weather outside is frightful, the Milford Plaza Hotel in New York is inviting visitors to stay the night at a reduced rate.The Beat the Blizzard package is priced from $259 per night and includes a coupon for a medium hot chocolate at the coffee bar in the hotel's lobby.The package is available any night that six or more inches of snow falls in the Big Apple this winter.Milford Plaza HotelPhone:(800) 221-2690(800) 221-2690 FREEWeb: www.milfordplaza.comE-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgGDSs: All systemsLeicester Square Hotel offers discounted rates through MarchLondon's Leicester Square Hotel is offering the Let Loose in London plan, featuring discounted rates for weekends through March.Rates are valid for stays on Friday through Sunday nights and include full English breakfast for two and 17.5% taxes. Rates start at about $350 per room, double, through March 2 and from March 16 to 30. Rates start at about $370 from March 3 to 15.Leicester Square HotelPhone:(800) 333-3333(800) 333-3333 FREEWeb: www.radissonedwardian.com/offersGDSs: All systemsGalleria Park Hotel offers insider tips for S.F. NeighborhoodsThe Galleria Park Hotel created the GPS -- Galleria Park Suggests program, designed to give guests a local's view of San Francisco.Every quarter, the spotlighted region of the city will change. The first-quarter focus is the Chinatown and Union Square neighborhoods.The two-night GPS Urbanite package is offered on the weekends (a Saturday stay must be included) and is priced from $839 per room, double. It includes two tickets to the Wok Wiz Chinatown tour, two tickets for a show at a Union Square-area theater and dinner at the hotel's Farallon restaurant.The three-night GPS Town & Country plan, offered Thursdays through Mondays, is priced from $1,799 per room, double. In addition to the above offerings, the plan includes a tour of Round Pond, a Napa Valley wine estate.Galleria Park HotelPhone:(800) 792-9369(800) 792-9369 FREEWeb: www.galleriapark.comGDSs: All systemsFairmont Washington, D.C. promotes springtime 'Cherry Blossom' planThe Fairmont Washington, D.C. is offering an overnight package inspired by the National Cherry Blossom Festival here March 29 to April 13.The plan, which is available March 29 to April 20, offers accommodations and valet parking as well as a box of note cards featuring scenes of the city.Rates start at $219 per night, double, excluding taxes and gratuities.For a list of National Cherry Blossom Festival events, visit www.nationalcherryblossomfestival.org.Fairmont Washington, D.C.Phone:(800) 441-1414(800) 441-1414 FREEWeb: www.fairmont.comGDSs: All systemsMontpelier Plantation Inn introduces 'Tax Rebate' promotion on long staysThe Montpelier Plantation Inn on Nevis is offering guests a "rebate" on six-night or longer stays.The Tax Rebate plan, for bookings through April 15 (the deadline for filing taxes in the U.S.) for travel by Oct. 31, entitles guests to a free night when staying at least six nights.The free night includes breakfast and afternoon tea.Nightly rates start at $409 per night, double.Montpelier Plantation InnPhone: (869) 469-3462Web: www.montpeliernevis.comE-mail: email@example.comGDSs: Apollo, Galileo, SabreReno's Peppermill Resort Casino offers 'Experience New' planThe Peppermill Resort Casino created the Experience New plan, valid for two-night stays through Dec. 29.The plan includes Tuscan Suite accommodations and a $100 resort card.Midweek rates, valid Sunday through Thursday, start at $419 per suite, double; weekend rates are from $499.The offer is subject to availability; blackout dates may apply.Peppermill Resort CasinoPhone:(800) 282-2444(800) 282-2444 FREE and use booking code TAEXPWeb: www.peppermillreno.comGDSs: All systemsRates for the preceding are commissionable at 10%, except where noted. To submit an item for Rates & Dates, send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.