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Check out these hotels, resorts, and travel packages that will be on sale for Black Friday and Cyber Monday—and one sale that takes place the Wednesday after Thanksgiving.
BEFORE BLACK FRIDAY
• Book your stay at the Renaissance Blackstone Chicago now thru Monday, Dec. 2nd, and receive up to 30 percent off, with room rates ranging from $97 to $160 a night for stays thru Feb. 13, 2014.
• From Nov. 27th thru Dec. 2nd, Best Western Rewards members will be able to give back to those in need in a special way. When you redeem loyalty points for retail gift cards on these dates, Best Western will match their point values and donate them to Best Western for a Better World charities like the Red Cross, Kiva, Earth Day Network, and World Vision.
• Don't miss this great sale by Starwood Caribbean Hotels & Resorts now through Dec. 6th, where you can find up to 50 percent off rates at resorts like the W Retreat & Spa in Vieques Island (from $229 a night for travel Nov. 25th thru Apr. 27th, 2014), The Westin St. John Resort & Villas (from $190 a night for travel Nov. 25th thru Apr. 27th), and The Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel & Casino (from $140 a night for travel dates thru Apr. 26th, 2014). Use promo code DAILYR when booking now thru Dec. 6th.
• Savvy shoppers can score up to $1,000 in air credits and up to $250 to spend on board during Norwegian Cruise Line's sale from Wednesday, Nov. 27th thru Tuesday, Dec. 3rd.
• Save up to 50 percent at more than 100 resorts in the U.S., Canada, and the Caribbean with the "Suite Yourself" Black Friday special by Wyndham Extra Holidays and Shell Vacations Hospitality, a sale that officially starts Wednesday, Nov. 27th, and runs thru midnight on Monday, Dec. 2nd. Packages include 25 percent off ski holidays in Whistler, up to 45 percent off golf getaways in Scottsdale, and 30 percent off romantic getaways to Napa Valley and the U.S. Virgin Islands, among others.
• Gate 1 Travel's fourth annual Black Friday sale gives you $50 off when you spend $500 or more with promo code BLFR50, $100 off when you spend $1,000 or more with promo code BLFR100, $250 off when you spend $2,000 or more with promo code BLFR250, $500 off when you spend $4,000 or more with promo code BLFR500, and $1,000 off when you spend $10,000 or more with promo code BLFR1000. Sale is online only on Nov. 28th, then available by phone (call 1-800-682-3333) between 8 a.m. and 9 p.m. EST on Nov. 29th.
• Liftopia will be having a big weeklong sale—starting Monday, Nov. 25, you can score 75 percent off lift tickets at more than 120 resorts. Visit this website for more than 117,000 deals with lift tickets starting at $7.50 a day.
• You can save money on a stay at Atlantis, Paradise Island, when you book from Black Friday thru Cyber Monday. Deals start at from $99 a night for travel between Aug. 24-Oct. 29 and Nov. 30-Dec. 25, 2014; from $159 a night or travel between Oct. 30-Nov. 24, 2014; from $179 a night for travel between Apr. 24-Jun. 11, 2014; and from $199 a night for travel between Jan. 27-Mar. 5 and Jun. 12-Aug. 23, 2014.
• From Black Friday thru Cyber Monday, the JW Marriott Chicago is offering room rates from $149 per night for stays Dec. 15, 2013, thru Feb. 13, 2014. Use promo code BAR when booking online or call 1-800-228-9290 during the sale.
• California's hip Terranea Resort in L.A. is offering 35 percent discounts on stays thru Feb. 28, 2014. Use promo code BLACKFRIDAY or CYBERMONDAY when booking online from Nov. 29—Dec. 2.
• Enroll in Vail Cascade's email program anytime before Sunday, Dec 1, 2013 to receive a special promo code for use on Cyber Monday—you'll score 30 percent off hotel rates and 20 percent off condo rates on two-night stays now through Apr. 20, 2014.
• Save 40 percent on rates at Paradise Point, San Diego's Island Resort by booking on Black Friday and Cyber Monday for stays now through April 2014. You can also join Paradise Point's email list or follow them on Facebook and Twitter to gain early access to this sale.
• The following specials are available only on Dec. 1st, including 75 percent off at the Westin Playa Bonita in Panama City, Panama, with rates starting at $55 a night; 50 percent off at the CasaMagna Marriott Cancun Resort in Mexico, with rates starting at $105 a night; 35 percent off at Casa Polopo Guatemala, with rates starting at $100 a night; 50 percent off at the St. Kitts Marriott & the Royal Beach Casino, with rates starting at $93 a night; 40 percent off at the San Juan Marriott in Puerto Rico, with rates starting at $149 a night; 50 percent off rates at the Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa in Florida; rates starting at $80 per person per night at the Palazzo Victoria in Verona, Italy (three-night minimum stay required, includes breakfast); and rates starting at $133 per person per night at Il Salviatino in Florence, Italy (three-night minimum stay required, breakfast included); among other deals. Click hereto see the full list of available offers.
• Friendly Planet is having a huge 24-hour Cyber Monday sale and all tours will be discounted anywhere from $100 to $500 per person with several departures offering savings of up to $500. You can view the deals on Friendly Planet Travel's website starting Tuesday, Nov. 26th. Valid on online bookings from 12:01 a.m. EST thru 11:59 p.m. EST on Dec. 2nd.
• Intrepid Travel will offer 20 percent off all their trips from Cyber Monday through Monday, Dec. 9th. Book during "Cyber Week" for travel dates between Dec. 2, 2013, and Apr. 30, 2014. Visit this website starting Monday, Dec. 2nd, to take advantage of this steal.
• Hotel deLuxe, Hotel Lucia, and the Governor Hotel in Portland, Oregon, are offering their Facebook fans and email subscribers 35 percent off for stays between Dec. 2, 2013 and Mar. 31, 2014. Check each hotel's Facebook page on Cyber Monday at 10 a.m. PST for more details. Please note that the discount will go to the first 100 people to book prepaid, nonrefundable stays at each property, or until Dec. 5, 2013, whichever comes first.
• South Seas Island Resort in Captiva Island, Florida, is offering 25 percent off stays of three or more consecutive nights. Book on Cyber Monday for stays netween now and Mar. 21, 2014. The exclusive link to these offers will be only be available through the hotel's Facebook page or by following @SSIslandResort on Twitter.
• Save up to 40 percent on stays at The Gant in Aspen, Colorado. Book via the website or by phone for stays Dec. 1-4, 8-11, 15-21, 2013, Jan. 12-16, 27-31, Feb. 9-13, 17-20, Mar. 16-20, 23-27, and Apr. 6-10, 2014.
• You'll score extra perks like complimentary room upgrades, breakfast for two, late checkout, and one entry for a chance to win free Sunday Brunch at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort's Mountain View Restaurant, when you book any length stay on Cyber Monday for travel between Dec. 2, 2013 and Mar. 31, 2014. Rates start at $89 a night.
• The Radisson Blu Warwick Hotel Philadelphia is offering room rates from $19.26 on Cyber Monday in honor of the year this historic hotel opened—you guessed it, 1926. Book online starting at 12 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 2nd, as the deal will be available for 24 hours or until it is sold out. Limited to one reservation per person with a maximum of two nights per reservation for stays now through Feb. 28, 2014. Blackout dates may also apply.
• Receive 20 percent off rates at the Amalfi Hotel in Chicago with this promotion that includes shopping coupons to Macy's, Bloomingdale's, the 900 Shops, Water Tower, and several other stores along the Magnificent Mile, plus the option to add on valet parking at the hotel for $28 (a $56 value). Use promo code CYBER when booking online.
• You'll save 25 percent off rates at the Conrad Chicago with the "Luxury of Being Yourself" package. Rates start at $139 a night and you'll get to choose between a complimentary room upgrade or free breakfast for two. Visit this link to book on Cyber Monday.
• The Shore Hotel in Santa Monica, California, is offering 30 percent off rates at its property near Santa Monica Pier and the Third Street Promenade. Book on Monday for rates starting at $196 a night for stays before Feb. 2, 2014.
• The Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, an all-inclusive resort in Curacao, is offering special Cyber Monday rates starting at $223 per person per night, a savings of 45 percent, for dates thru Dec. 24, 2013.
• Score 30 percent on stays at the Red Roof Inn through Feb. 28, 2014, when you book through the website or by phone on Cyber Monday with promo code 616892. Discounts may vary depending on the location and blackout dates may also apply.
• Rail Europe is offering several Cyber Monday specials including $100 off Global and Select Eurail Passes (use promo code CYBER2013 when booking online), extra savings on Rail Europe gift cards—buy a $250 or $500 gift card and you'l earn an extra $50 on the card—and you'll get a free Vatican/Rome City Card when you purchase Trenitalia tickets, a value of more than $130 that gets you fast-track entry into the Vatican Museums, entry into several of Rome's major attractions, and free access to a hop-on hop-off bus tour (enter promo code ROMEFREE while booking online).
• Book a three-night Family Movie Night Package at the CasaMagna Marriott Puerto Vallarta for from $122 a night, and you'll get two connecting rooms, one in-room movie, popcorn and other snacks and drinks while you watch a movie together, and one large pizza. Use promo code 16C when booking online. Valid for travel between Dec. 2, 2013 and Apr. 30, 2014.
• If you're planning a trip to Vermont, the Woodstock Inn & Resort is offering a sale on rooms from $129 for stays Sundays through Thursdays and Bed & Breakfast rates starting at $149 for stays Sundays through Thursdays. Valid for travel Dec. 1, 2013 thru July 1, 2014, not including holidays, select weekends, a $20 resort fee per day and hotel taxes of 9 percent.
• The first 50 lucky customers can snag rooms from $50 a night at Morey Hotels in Wildwood, New Jersey, where 50 rooms will be on sale for $50 in honor of Pan American's 50th Anniversary Celebration. Rates are typically $100-$150 a night, so purchase a $50 gift certificate to use on stays thru June 17, 2014, and take that Jersey Shore family vacation you've been thinking about. Must present gift certificate at check-in; offer is not valid for Seapointe Village and is limited to four people per room.
• You can save up to 60 percent on stays from Dec. 6, 2013 to Jan. 10, 2014, at the Melrose Georgetown Hotel in Washington D.C. with rooms starting at $89 per night. Discount is available on Cyber Monday only. Please note that New Year's Eve is blacked out for this deal.
• Save up to 45 percent on stays from Dec. 6 to Jan. 10, excluding Dec. 31, at the Silversmith Hotel in Chicago with rooms starting at $99 a night. Booking begins Dec. 2 and runs for 24 hours only.
• The Lodge and Spa at Callaway Gardens, located 90 minutes outside of Atlanta in Pine Mountain, Georgia, is offering 50 percent off room rates, with rates starting at $149 a night including breakfast for two and a $25 spa credit.
• One Ocean Resort & Spa in Atlantic Beach, Florida, is offering a 25 percent discount on rooms: rates start at $139 a night for stays Dec. 1-31, and $159 a night from Jan. 1-31, with both deals including valet parking. Book online or by phone at 800/874-6000.
• The Ski Free, Stay Free offer by the Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort and Spa lets you enjoy an extra night as well as an extra day on the slopes with the purchase of a four-night stay. Use promo code CYBER when booking this deal. Offer is valid on stays Dec. 3-20, based on double occupancy and includes two adult 4-day lift tickets per stay.
• You can save up to 30 percent at The Reefs Resort & Club in Bermuda for stays March. 11 thru Apr. 17, 2014, up to 20 percent for stays Apr. 18 thru May 22, 2014, and up to 10 percent for stays May 23 thru Sept. 30, 2014. Payment in full is required at the time of booking, and does not include taxes and gratuities. Your deposit is refundable at least 28 days ahead of time, while cancellations within 28 days will suffer a two-night penalty.
• Save 50 percent on stays at the Howard Johnson thanks to their Orange Wednesday promotion. Visit their website to view participating hotels and book between 12:01 a.m. and 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 3rd, but be warned, only the first five people to call and book at each hotel will receive the special rate. If you're quick enough to call in, you can reserve up to three consecutive nights at the special rate. Don't worry if you aren't one of the lucky five—you can still save 20 percent when you book three or more consecutive nights from now thru Dec. 31st.