With the summer travel season about to hit full swing, here are two tidbits of info to share with you. If you book a trip with BookIt.com, you’ll get a Blackberry phone (while supplies last, of course). We’ll show you what sort of savings you can get with BookIt.com deals. And here’s some insight into the latest warm weather hotel trend: pool parties. Who knew? Happy Travels, The DealBase.com Team
Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas (5-star)
Vegas Escape Package includes discounted room and $25 credit at The Spa at Four Seasons.
Why this Deal In case you’re not overly drawn to nightclub-like pool parties, choose a more relaxing atmosphere in one of this week’s top 5-star Vegas offerings.
Expires: Dec. 30, 2009. 2 night minimum.
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas (4-star)
Summer Package Sale includes discounted room, 50% off Beach Club bill with complimentary poolside cabana rental (includes all Beach Club food and non-alcoholic beverages. Mondays-Thursdays only) OR Rehab VIP line access (Sundays only), 25% off spa and salon services (Excluding Brannon cuts or colors), 2 VIP passes to Wasted Space & Body English Nightclub, and dining specials with the purchase of two regular priced entrees.
Why this Deal A promotion publicized only via email vaults this deal into one of the best in Vegas this week. Note the fine extras if you can time your social schedule just right.
Expires: Dec. 31, 2009
Cathedral Hill Hotel (3-star)
Discounted Rates Package includes discounted room depending on room type: $63.57 for a two-double room, $77.86 for a queen room.
Why this Deal Our top San Francisco deal this week helps make tourist season here more affordable than ever.
Expires: Jun. 30, 2009
Vail Cascade Resort & Spa (4-star)
Hotel Room up to 20% Off Package includes discounted room in the non-winter seasons. Note that our calculations show you can save more than 20%!
Why this Deal If you love the outdoors and are looking for a great rate, consider heading to the mountains with this top Vail deal. No snow chains required.
Expires: Nov. 18, 2009
Tucker’s Point Hotel & Spa (4-star)
Unlimited Golf & Spa Package includes discounted Manor House Superior room, unlimited golf (includes green fees and golf cart, driving range, daily golf lesson, and a sleeve of balls), unlimited spa (includes body and facial treatments, and daily personal training session at the Fitness Centre), and taxes & gratuities.
Note: Our golf and spa estimates assume half day spent at spa for two people and half day golfing. Golf and spa can be scheduled in any combination.
Why this Deal No, this isn’t an UnDeal – it’s actually a great Bermuda bang-for-buck deal if you’re a golf or spa enthusiast. And who wouldn’t want to take advantage of unlimited pampering or improving their game?
Expires: Aug. 27, 2009 (for stays through Aug. 31, 2009). 4 night minimum.
Morgans Hotel New York (4-star)
Up to $190 off an Upscale NYC Stay Package includes discounted room, room upgrade, and free breakfast in their Asia de Cuba restaurant. $169 for weekend stays, until Jun. 30. Midweek stays are $60/night more.
Why this Deal This original New York boutique hotel recently re-opened after a multi-million dollar facelift and is offering a remarkable price for a 4-star Manhattan getaway.
Expires: May 20, 2009 (for stays through Jun. 30, 2009). Blackout dates May 17-21, 2009.
W Chicago City Center (4-star)
Exclusive 4-Star Flair in Chi-town Package includes discounted room on select dates:
* $99: May 21-25; July 2-5, 31; August 1-2
* $109: June 5-6; July 17-19, 24-26
* $149: June 4
* $159: June 12
* $169: May 28-29
* $185: June 19-20, 26-27
* $189: May 15
* $199: June 13-14
Why this Deal If you plan ahead, you can take advantage of the W’s pampering for less than 3 figures.
Expires: May 20, 2009 (for stays through Aug. 2, 2009)
Sun Village Resort & Spa (4-star)
Low Rate in Puerto Plata Package includes discounted room.
Why this Deal One of our top deals in the Dominican Republic is at this all-inclusive spa resort.
Expires: Dec. 18, 2009
Ocean Edge Resort & Club on Cape Cod (3-star)
It’s Your Big Cape Escape Package includes discounted room, midweek. $20 more on weekends in May. June rates are $149 midweek and $20 more on weekends.
Why this Deal Enjoy the Cape with one of our best Massachusetts deals this week.
Expires: May 20, 2009 (for stays through Jun. 30, 2009)
Guana Island Resort (4-star)
Rent the Island Package includes 15 cottages and the North Beach House for you and 31 other friends. In addition, the following is also included:
* Three meals per day plus between-meal refreshments (included in regular rates)
* Wines for lunch and dinner selected daily (included in regular rates)
* Beach barbeques and old movie nights (included in regular rates)
* Wash and fold laundry service (included in regular rates)
* Round trip taxi and boat transfers from Beef Island airport (included in regular rates)
* Unlimited use of tennis courts, sailboats, kayaks, snorkeling gear, internet service and more (included in regular rates)
UnDeal or Deal? We’ve come across a Rent Your Island package before, but nothing with such an impressive price tag. If you’re a celebrity, you probably own your own private island.
So who would rent it and why? Help us with some suggestions.