t pays to book the Hotel
Hacienda Beach Resort in Cabo San Lucas at the last
The resort launched a $99 "Last Minute Great Rate" promotion for
clients who make reservations within 10 days of their arrival and
request the "summer special." In addition, kids under age 17 stay
free with their parents.
Regular rates range from $149 to $395 per room, per night. The
$99 rate is for a gardenview room, which normally runs $149 in the
summer; depending on availability, guests can request an
The 115-room Hotel Hacienda Beach Resort bills itself as the
only nonchain, nontimeshare, family-owned resort on the beach.
For information or reservations, call (800) SEE-CABO or visit www.haciendacabo.com.
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US Airways will expand its service to Mexico
beginning this fall by adding routes and boosting frequencies.
The expansion is set to begin Oct. 26, when the airline begins
daily roundtrip service between its hub in Charlotte, N.C., and
The service will be operated aboard an A319. Flights will depart
Charlotte at 10:15 a.m. and arrive in Mexico City at 1:26 p.m.
Return flights will depart Mexico City at 2:26 p.m. and arrive in
Charlotte at 6:45 p.m.
Meanwhile, on Feb. 14 the airline plans to increase its
Boston-Cancun service to five flights a week, with one roundtrip
flight on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and two roundtrips on
Saturdays. US Airways currently operates one roundtrip flight on
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The Allure Mayan Riviera resort in Tulum
debuted a Spa Revitalization package that combines
indigenous Mayan therapies with traditional spa treatments.
The package features temazcal, a native Mayan sweat bath used to
cleanse the skin, and water therapy in a cenote, an underground
freshwater spring that pools into the property. Traditional
treatments include massage, facials and body wraps.
A three-night package starts at $450 per person, double, through
Dec. 24. The plan includes accommodations, a temazcal and cenote
session, a one-hour aromatherapy massage, a body treatment and a
For information or reservations, call (866) 234-4554 or visit www.allureresorts.com.
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Pleasant Holidays teamed with the upscale
Brisas Hotels & Resorts chain to offer
discounted rates at Las Brisas Acapulco, Las Brisas Ixtapa and Las
Hadas Golf & Marina Resort in Manzanilla.
The promotion is in effect through Dec. 20. Four-night,
land-only packages start at $309 per person, double, at Las Brisas
Acapulco, $272 at Las Brisas Ixtapa and $281 at Las Hadas.
For information or reservations, call (800) 448-3333 or visit www.pleasantagent.com.
To contact reporter Jorge Sidron, send e-mail to [email protected].