|by Kaeli Conforti||Scottsdale, Orlando, Panama City, Boston, New York City, Williamsburg||0|
Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals aren't just for TVs. Hotels, airlines, and tour comanies will be discounting their rates with flash sales you don't want to miss. Not all deals are leaked to the public in advance. Southwest Airlines and Southwest Vacations typically do amazing Black Friday deals, as does Travelocity. Dealnews.com has a full roundup of their predictions for travel deals from JetBlue, Expedia, and Hotels.com. Here are the deals that are definitely happening.
BLACK FRIDAY DEALS
Colonial Williamsburg Area Hotels
Save on stays in: Select hotels in Williamsburg, Virginia, including Williamsburg Woodlands, Williamsburg Inn, Williamsburg Lodge, Providence Hall, The Colonial Houses, and The Governor's Inn. Frequent visitors to the area should keep an eye out for buy-one-get-on-free deals on annual passes to Revolutionary City and Art Museums as well as discounts on area walking tours.
When to buy: From Friday, November 23rd thru Monday, November 26th, book one or more nights in a suite at the hotels listed above and receive one night free. Valid on stays between November 23rd, 2012, and March 21st, 2013.
Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Save on stays in: Orlando and Northwest Florida's Gulf Coast—Panama City Beach, Destin, Navarre, Perdido Key, Fort Walton Beach, Pensacola Beach, and the Beaches of South Walton.
When to buy: From 10 a.m. EST on Friday, November 23rd thru 10 a.m. EST on November 25th.
Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino
Save on stays in: Saint Maarten—you'll see savings of up to 50 percent on all-inclusive rates good for stays from Dec. 1, 2012 and Dec. 19, 2013.
When to buy: Thursday, November 22nd thru Thursday, November 29th. Use promo code BFSALE when booking online.
Gate 1 Travel
Save on: Vacation packages around the world. How much you save will depend on how much you spend. Book a trip and spend more than $500 and use promo code BL12FR50 to save $50, spend more than $1,000 and use promo code BL12FR100 to save $100, spend more than $2,000 and use promo code BL12FR250 to save $250, spend more than $4,000 and use promo code BL12FR500 to save $500, or spend more than $10,000 and use promo code BL12FR1000 to save $1,000.
When to buy: Book online Thursday, November 22nd, and Friday, November 23rd, or call 800/682-3333 to book by phone on Friday, November 23rd. Promotional prices cannot be combined with any other offer.
Save on: Once in a lifetime trips to Antarctica, the Falkland Islands, and South Georgia. It's-buy-one-get-one-free on select expeditions—Antarctic Explorer: The Classic Adventure which sets sail on December 15th, 2012, and January 13th, 2013, and the Falklands, South Georgia, and Antarctica: Epic Antarctica which sets sale December 11th and 26th, 2012. You'll also save 50 percent on the Base-layer Package in the Quark Gear Shop, and get free shipping on all items to anywhere in North America during the Black Friday Sale when you enter promo code BLACKSHIPPING.
When to buy: Between 7:30 a.m. EST on Thursday, November 22nd and 9:00 p.m. EST on November 27th.
Save on stays at: Club Med all-inclusive resorts at locations around the world. The company launched a Facebook contest where users were able to vote for their favorite resorts, the top ten of which will be on sale Black Friday.
When to buy: During the Black Friday sale November 23rd thru 25th, or the Cyber Monday Online Only Sale November 26th thru 28th.
CYBER MONDAY DEALS
Starwood Preferred Guest Hotels
Save on stays at: Participating Starwood Preferred Guest hotels and resorts throughout North America and Latin America—save up to 25 percent on all weekday and weekend stays between November 21, 2012 and March 31, 2013.
When to buy: Book online anytime between Monday, November 26th and Friday, November 30th, or call 877/782-0108 and refer to promo code CYBERLTO.
The Helmsley Park Lane Hotel
Save on stays in: New York City—expect to see discounts of up to 40 percent off the best available rate for this four-star hotel located just south of Central Park.
When to buy: Monday, November 26th. Valid for stays between December 1st, 2012 and September 30th, 2013.
Save on stays in: New York City—up to 60 percent off the hotel's best available rates. Rooms in this Midtown East hotel start from $199 a night for stays now thru February 28, 2013.
When to buy: Monday, November 26th from 12:00 p.m. EST to 11:59 p.m. EST. Use code CYBER when booking online.
The Maritime Hotel
Save on stays in: New York City—up to 26 percent off rack rates in New York City's West Chelsea neighborhood for stays up to one year from the day of sale.
When to buy: Between 2 p.m. EST and 6 p.m. EST on Monday, November 26th.
JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Spa
Save on stays in: Scottsdale, Arizona—you'll save up to 72 percent on all bookings thru December 31st, 2012, with rooms being offered from $99 per night.
When to buy: Monday, November 26th and Tuesday, November 27th. Call 480/948-1700 and use promo code ISPQ or ISPR or book online and use promo code 124.
The Charles Hotel
Save on stays in: Cambridge, Massachusetts.
When go buy: You'll save up to 20 percent on all reservations made Monday, November 26th. The hotel is also having a flash sale, giving discounts of up to 50 percent on all bookings made between 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. EST Monday. Select promo code Cyber Monday or Cyber Monday Flash when booking online.
*Special note: Black out dates and additional taxes and fees may also apply. All times given are in EST.