Here are three top picks for side trips so you can escape FROM the city, all with sensational savings. (For more like these, see our Cheap Escapes page.)
- Florida Side Trip – ORLANDO & DISNEY WORLD: Starmark Vacation Homes Three Night Stay $390, $130 per night (reg. $585). Three bedroom home for six to eight people in May 2013, August 16-31 2013 or September 2013. Plus more options available. Or, $88 for a Two-Night Stay at Your Choice of One of Eight Orlando Hotels, from the same travel deal source.
- Side Trip from San Francisco: MENDOCINO CA – Suite at Stevenswood Spa Resort One- or Two-Night Stay for Two $165 (reg. $226), with Olive-Oil Tasting, Wine, Champagne, and Chocolate-Covered Strawberries. Includes Complimentary breakfast, spa, two outdoor hot tubs, fitness center, infrared sauna, WiFi. Find out more from this travel deal source.
- Side Trip from Philadelphia: POCONO MOUNTAINS: Mountains Chateau Resort — from $49 (reg. $80). Family-Friendly Resort in the Pocono - Stay for two, with dates through July. Situated at the base of Camelback Mountain, the AAA Three Diamond–rated resort is close to many of the region’s top attractions, including Big Pocono State Park and Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark. Find out more from this travel deal source.
Planning to get away to the city rather than from the city? Pack a duffel bag and enjoy a cheap escape to the city, or within driving distance of the following cities, available every day via our reservation travel partner.
- LOS ANGELES / ANAHEIM: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for SoCal locations, including Disneyland hotel packages, Universal Studios Park Package at the Beverly Garland Holiday Inn at Universal Studios, and more hotel deals in Los Angeles and other SoCal cities.
- NAPA / SONOMA: Wine Country Hotels & Packages – Featuring best price guarantee Hilton Garden Inn Napa, Villagio Inn and Spa Yountville, Vino Bello Resort Napa, Milliken Creek Inn Napa, Vintage Inn in Yountville, Silverado Resort and Spa in Napa, Solage Calistoga, Ambrose Bierce House in St. Helena, Best Western Plus Sonoma Valley Inn & Krug Event Center, Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn and Spa, The Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance Resort & Spa, and many more.
- SAN DIEGO: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many San Diego California locations including Surfer Beach Hotel, Comfort Inn & Suites Zoo/SeaWorld Area, Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa, Wyndham Garden San Diego, and many more, including hotel packages with San Diego attractions.
- SAN FRANCISCO: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many San Francisco Bay area locations including Radisson Hotel Fisherman’s Wharf, The Westin San Francisco Market Street, Hotel Nikko San Francisco, Hotel Whitcomb, Alcatraz hotel packages, and many more.
- BOSTON: Hotel Deal & Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many locations including the Hilton Boston Financial District, Boston’s first art deco skyscraper with a new stylish renovation. And the InterContinental BOSTON, an ultramodern hotel standing on the very spot where a late-night tea party ignited the American Revolution; and more. Rates starting at $55.
- NEW YORK: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many New York City NY locations including the Crowne Plaza Hotel Times Square Manhattan, and The Hilton Club New York hotel, a full service hotel located on two premier floors of the renowned Hilton New York; and more. Rates starting at $82.
- PHILADELPHIA: Hotels and Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many Philly area locations, including Crowne Plaza Hotel Philadelphia – Valley Forge, Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South at Widener University, Hyatt Regency Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing, Hampton Inn Philadelphia Airport, Hampton Inn Philadelphia MT Laurel and Hampton Inn Philadelphia Great Valley, Wyndham Garden Hotel Philadelphia Airport, Ramada Philadelphia Airport (newly renovated), Embassy Suites Philadelphia Center City, The Inn At Penn A Hilton Hotel, Homewood Suites by Hilton Philadelphia, Wingate by Wyndham Voorhees.
- ATLANTA: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many Atlanta GA locations including offers by the Hampton Inn & Suites Atlanta, Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta West; and more. Rates starting at $63.20.
- ORLANDO: Hotel Deals and Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many Orlando FL locations, including Hilton Orlando, Nickelodeon Suites Resort, Holiday Inn (downtown Disney Restort area), The Hilton in the Walt Disney World Resort (offers Disney’s Extra Magic HOurs and is located directly across from Downtown Disney), Orlando World Center Marriott Resort, Best Western Plus Orlando Gateway Hotel (Official Universal Studios partner hotel with free park shuttle), Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites (Main Gate to Universal Orlando), Hilton Grand Vacations Club at SeaWorld International Center (official hotel of SeaWorld Orlando), and many more.
- CHICAGO: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many locations including the Affinia Chicago Hotel, get 15% Off at Chicago’s new urban escape, located just steps from the famed Magnificent Mile. AND get up to 30% off at the Dana Hotel and Spa Chicago. Rates starting at $68.
- MINNEAPOLIS: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many locations including the Hilton Minneapolis, a Four Diamond luxury hotel located in the heart of downtown Minneapolis. AND Hilton Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport Mall of America, in Bloomington, MN, with complimentary shuttle to MSP Airport, Mall of America and MOA Light Rail Station; and more. Rates from $97.78.
- WASHINGTON DC: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many District of Columbia locations including The Liaison Capitol Hill, An Affinia Hotel just steps from Union Station and the US Capitol, and the Melrose Hotel.
- PORTLAND: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many locations including the award-winning Embassy Suites Downtown Portland, located in the historic Multnomah Hotel near the Oregon Convention Center, US Bancorp Tower, Pioneer Courthouse Square, Pearl District, and more. AND the Paramount Hotel, overlooking the new Director Park, steps away from Portland’s cultural and retail districts; and more. Rates starting at $47.
- SEATTLE: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages –Featuring best price guarantee for many locations including the Hilton Seattle; Crowne Plaza Hotel SEATTLE-DOWNTOWN AREA, AND BEST WESTERN Pioneer Square Hotel, AND Holiday Inn SEATTLE; and more. Rates starting at $90.
- DALLAS: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many Dallas locations including a choice of two Billy Bob’s Texas Weekend Vacation Packages: Embassy Suites Fort Worth Downtown; AND Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Fort Worth Downtown. OR the Fort Worth Civil War Museum Vacation Package at the Best Western Fort Worth Inn & Suites. AND the Fort Worth Opera Festival Package at the Embassy Suites Fort Worth Downtown; and more. Rates starting at $32.
- HOUSTON: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many locations including La Quinta Inn Houston Baytown West, with Free Bright Side Breakfast. AND the InterContinental HOUSTON, just a block from the Galleria and minutes from the Museum District, Theatre District and historic Hermann Park; and more. Rates starting at $39.
- LAS VEGAS: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages – Featuring best price guarantee for many Vegas locations including the Wynn Las Vegas Hotel, the lavish, 2. 7-billion resort created by hotel impresario Steve Wynn, and Las Vegas Hilton, located next to the Las Vegas Convention Center and one block from the world-renowned Las Vegas Strip; and more. Rates starting at $33.
- PHOENIX: Hotel Deals & Travel Packages — Featuring best price guarantee for Phoenix metro locations, including Phoenix Place Hotel and Suites (formerly the Radisson City Center), Sheraton Phoenix Airport Hotel, Scottsdale Links Resort, Royal Palms Resort and Spa, Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort, Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Hilton Scottsdale Resort Villas, Embassy Suites (Phoenix or Scottsdale), Crowne Plaza Resort SAN MARCOS GOLF RESORT, Hilton Phoenix Airport, and more.