Rates & Dates: 'Endless Summer' plan at Hotel Shangri-La


The Hotel Shangri-La in Santa Monica, Calif., has created the Endless Summer plan, valid through Dec. 28. Priced from $625 per room, double, the two-night package is valid on Sunday and Monday arrivals. The cost covers accommodations in a deluxe oceanview room; breakfast for two at the Dining Room Courtyard; two cocktails at Suite 700; and use of a poolside cabana for a day.

Hotel Shangri-La
(877) 999-1300(877) 999-1300 FREE
Web: www.shangrila-hotel.com  

Atlantic City's Borgata promotes lucky '10.10.10' overnight package

The Borgata in Atlantic City is making Oct. 10 a lucky day for guests with its 10.10.10 deal. Valid Oct. 8 through Oct. 10, the overnight plan is priced from $310.10 and includes 10th-floor accommodations; 10% off manicures and pedicures at Spa Toccare; a voucher for two mojitos (regularly $10) at the Gypsy Bar; and VIP entrance to the Mixx or Mur.mur nightclubs after 10 p.m.

The Borgata
(866) 692-6742(866) 692-6742 FREE
Web: www.theborgata.com  

W New York Downtown highlights opening with 'Who Puts the W in Wall Street' plan

The W New York Downtown, which opened this month, is offering the Who Puts the W in Wall Street plan to celebrate its opening. The overnight package, valid through Oct. 11, includes two cocktails in the Living Room Bar & Terrace; tickets for a Downtown New York Walking Tour; a $50 credit for late-night room service dining; breakfast for two; suit press and shoe shine; and roundtrip car service between the hotel and Newark, LaGuardia or Kennedy airports. The plan is priced from $399 for weekend stays and $529 for weeknight stays; rates are per room, per night, and must be booked for a minimum of two nights.

W New York Downtown
(866) 961-2860(866) 961-2860 FREE
Web: www.whotels.com/newyorkdowntown  

European Waterways offers discounts on 2011 full-boat charters

With time still left to book a European Waterways fall cruise, the company is also offering up to $4,000 off full-boat charters for 2011 sailings deposited by Oct. 31. The early booking discount takes up to $2,500 off full-boat charters on 2011 rates for Renaissance, L’Art de Vivre, Rosa Scottish Highlander sailings and up to $4,000 on all la Belle Epoque sailings in 2011. In addition, European Waterways is slashing rates on select cruises in France, England and Scotland this October for any last-minute bookings. Discounts offered are up to $2,000 off per cabin or 25% off full-boat charters.

European Waterways
(800) 394-8630(800) 394-8630 FREE

New York's Buckingham Hotel helps families get to the zoo this fall

The Buckingham Hotel in Manhattan is offering its Bronx Zoo package through Oct. 31. The package, priced from $299 per room for up to four people (two adults and two children), includes accommodations in a one-bedroom suite; four tickets to the Bronx Zoo; a snack pack with animal crackers and water; and a plush elephant keepsake. A two-night minimum stay is required.

Buckingham Hotel
(888) 511-1900(888) 511-1900 FREE
Web: www.buckinghamhotel.com  

Virgin Vacations creates packages for Niners-Broncos game in London

Virgin Vacations is offering packages surrounding the National Football League's San Francisco 49ers taking on the Denver Broncos at London's Wembley Stadium on Oct. 31. Four- and six-night packages are priced from $2,029 per person, double. Plans include roundtrip air from New York Kennedy; game tickets; accommodations at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel; a cruise on the Thames River with NFL celebrities and cheerleaders; all transfers; continental breakfast daily; and commemorative merchandise.

Virgin Vacations
(888) 937-8474(888) 937-8474 FREE
Web: www.virgin-vacations.com  

Stowe Mountain Lodge features 'Countdown to Winter' sale

With summer still in full swing, Stowe Mountain Lodge in Vermont is offering deals for those planning their winter vacations. The early-booking Countdown to Winter sale features savings of 25% on bookings made by Oct. 31 and savings of 20% on bookings made by Nov. 30. The savings are valid on travel from Nov. 24 through April 10 and require a two-night minimum stay. Blackout dates include Dec. 24 to Jan. 1, Jan. 14 to 16 and Feb. 18 to 26.

Stowe Mountain Lodge
(888) 478-6938(888) 478-6938 FREE
Web: www.stowemountainlodge.com, using the promotion code SKISTOWE

InterContinental Boston launches 'Wild at Heart' zoo, sculpture deal

The InterContinental Boston is hosting the Wild at Heart animal sculpture exhibition through mid-December and has created a plan packaging the exhibit and a visit to the zoo. The exhibition, created by Essex, Mass., artist Chris Williams, features large-scale bronze and steel sculptures of a wide range of animals, from tree frogs to giraffes. The hotel's package, valid through November and priced from $399 per night, double, includes a behind-the-scenes tour of and admission to Franklin Park Zoo; a copy of National Geographic's "The 100 Best Vacations to Enrich Your Life;" overnight parking and late checkout (2 p.m.); and a miniature sculpture.

InterContinental Boston
(877) 747-2678(877) 747-2678 FREE
Web: www.intercontinentalboston.com  

Third-night-free deal at Resort in Branson

The Chateau on the Lake Resort & Spa in Branson, Mo., created a fall foliage promotion, valid Sundays through Thursdays Oct. 3 to Dec. 16. Guests who book two nights receive a third night free. Rates start at $139 per night, double. Rates cover accommodations in a mountainview room; use of the resort's pools, hot tubs, fitness facilities and nature trails; and parking.

Chateau on the Lake Resort & Spa
(888) 333-5253(888) 333-5253 FREE
Web: www.chateauonthelake.com

LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort offers resort credit with 'Fall for You' rates

The LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort in Naples, Fla., is inviting guests to visit the resort this fall with its Fall for You rates. The rates start at $329 per night, double, and represent a savings of 50% off normal rates. In addition, guests will receive a $50 resort credit for one-night stays; a $100 credit for two-night stays; and a $200 credit for stays of four nights or longer. Rates are valid from Oct. 1 to Dec. 30.

LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort
(800) 237-6883(800) 237-6883 FREE
Web: www.laplayaresort.com

Georgia's Wyndham Peachtree pitches one-night golf plans this fall

The Wyndham Peachtree (Ga.) has created a package for duffers for stays this fall. The golf plan includes a round of golf for two and golf cart rental at the Flat Creek Country Club and a $25 food and beverage credit that can be used in the hotel's restaurant or lounge. The overnight plan is priced from $229 per night, double.

Wyndham Peachtree
(877) 999-3223(877) 999-3223 FREE
Web: www.wyndhampcc.com  

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