Luxury Travel Accomodations at up to 65% OffWords by Courtney Kellar Words by Courtney Cox
Photos courtesy of LuxuryLink.com
A honeymoon is meant to be one of the most relaxing and joyous vacations a couple will take together. However, most couples still have those everyday concerns. Is the resort as nice in person as on the Web site? How do I know I’m getting the best deal? Thankfully, online travel sites do the research for you. We’ve found a luxury travel site where you can get vacation deals at up to 65% off. LuxuryLink.com recently launched sister sites FamilyGetaway.com and Vacationist.com and now serves any type of vacationer.
LuxuryLink.com, the leader in online luxury travel, has offered the largest selection of hotel deals available online since 1997. Using an auction format, couples can bid on exciting and diverse destinations and properties, winning incredible deals to 5-7 star resorts. Those “in the know” agree that Luxury Link is the best option among online travel agents, with the company winning awards from Travel + Leisure and Condé Nast Traveler among others.
A current package on Luxury Link features a 3 night stay at Hôtel Château de la Tour in Cannes, France.
This 4-night package for 2 includes 4 nights in a deluxe room with sea view, a bottle of wine in room upon arrival, continental breakfast for two each morning and all resort taxes. This package is valid for travel August 1, 2010 - October 31, 2010. The starting bid for the package is $649.00, 63% off the $1738.00 retail value. Bypass bidding and use the by now option, snagging the deal for $785.00, a steal at 55% off!
Perhaps you’re having a destination wedding and have families tagging along. If so, FamilyGetaway.com is the destination Web site for families seeking the best places to stay at exceptional values to create lifelong travel memories. With features like the "Kid Approved" box that includes links to property suggestions based on age-appropriate activities and “Family Mystery Auctions” where parents can bid on mystery family travel packages starting at $1 and increasing in $1 increments, FG is the only site to develop a comprehensive worldwide database of family-friendly hotels. Negril, Jamaica’s Charela Inn is currently a featured deal on FG and includes:
A 6-night package that sleeps up to six, garden view rooms, welcome drinks, full breakfast for six each morning, six $50 resort credits, live jazz, blues and Jamaican band entertainment each Thursday, Jamaican folklore shows each Saturday and all taxes & service charges. This package is valid for travel August 1, 2010 - December 14, 2010 and April 15, 2011 - June 30, 2011- perfect for summer or holiday getaways. The starting bid for the Charela Inn is $1047.00, 60% off of the $2,618.00 retail value. FG also features the Buy Now option, allowing customers to purchase the package at $1247.00, a 52% savings.
Vacationist, a partnership between LuxuryLink.com and Travel + Leisure, is the newest addition to the Luxury Link portfolio having launched in April 2010. The invite-only, private sale site features hotels at the web’s best available price during the selling period. Recent deals on Vacationist include The InterContinental San Francisco for $129 p/night (59% off the rates offered at competing sites), the Petriolo Spa Resort in Italy at $230 p/night (29 % off the rates offered at competing sites) and The Hotel Grand Pacific in Victoria, Canada for $145 p/night (28% off the rates offered at competing sites.)
When the time comes to start researching your honeymoon or even plan an anniversary getaway, stop by LuxuryLink.com and check out their exclusive travel deals. No matter where your travels might take you, they have beautiful featured hotels at your destination. From Peru to New Zealand, no destination is out of the question. Pick an exotic location and let the bidding begin.
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