Correction: Print versions of this feature included an incorrect promo code for an Affinia Hotels deal. This version has been corrected.
This week’s best travel bargains around the globe.
●Nine Marriott and Renaissance resorts in the Caribbean and Mexico are offering discounts of up to 25 percent, plus $50 daily resort credits, for stays March 1 through May 31. Rates and minimum-stay requirements vary by property. At the JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa, for example, rooms start at $224 (plus $32 taxes) per night, with no minimum stay; regular rate starts at $300. Book the All Frills, No Chills deal by Jan. 31. Use promotion code LLF. Info: 888-727-2347, www.paradisebymarriott.com/all-frills-no-chills.
●Embrace the cold like a Canadian with Anderson Vacations’ Banff Winter Escape package, from about $313 per person double. The deal includes two nights at the Ptarmigan Inn (normally from $261), with hot breakfast buffet, and a choice of two activities on the list: one-day Ski Banff Tri-Area lift pass (value about $79 for one resort pass), guided wildlife tour of Banff National Park, guided Johnston Canyon ice walk (about $61) or guided snowshoe to the Paint Pots ($61). Book by March 24 for travel by March 31. Five percent tax additional. Info: 866-814-7378, www.canadatravelsolution.com.
●Affinia Hotels, a boutique brand, is offering a three-day sale on its properties in Chicago, Washington and New York City. Rates start at $89 in Chicago, $109 in Washington and $139 at any of its five New York hotels. Book Jan. 11-13 for travel through March 31. Taxes are extra; for example, pay 16.4 percent taxes at the Affinia Chicago on the Magnificent Mile, where rooms typically start at $120 a night. Info: 866-246-2203, www.affinia.com; use promo code JAN3DY.
●Save $1,300 per couple on the May 10 departure of Blount Small Ship Adventures’ Atlantic Coastal Waterways itinerary. The 14-night cruise now starts at $3,939 per person double, plus $200 port charges. The cruise aboard the 96-passenger Grand Caribe starts in Jacksonville, Fla., and ends in Warren, R.I., and stops in 10 ports, including Savannah, Ga.; Charleston, S.C.; Norfolk; and St. Michaels, Md. Book by March 1. Info: 800-556-7450, www.blountsmall
●Princess Cruises is offering savings of up to $1,000 per stateroom, plus free balcony upgrades, on select Europe and Alaska cruises. Savings with the Balcony Bonus Sale vary by destination and departure date. For example, on the seven-day Norwegian Fjords Interlude departing Southampton, London, on July 21, pay $1,049 per person double for an interior cabin on the Grand Princess, down from $1,399. On the Aug. 10 trip, pay $1,549 per person double for an oceanview cabin on the Ocean Princess and receive a balcony upgrade (one category higher) for the same rate. Not included: taxes and port charges of $130 per couple for the interior cabin and $210 for the oceanview. The cruise sails round trip from England and stops in Bergen, Olden, Hellesylt, Geiranger and Stavanger, Norway. For all deals, book by Jan. 31. Info: 800-774-6237, www.princess.
●Air France has sale fares to Europe. For example, fly nonstop from Washington Dulles to Paris for $736 round trip, including about $118 taxes; other airlines are matching. Depart by March 25. Requirements include a minimum Sunday-night stay and a maximum one-month stay, and seven-day advance purchase. For cheapest fares, travel Monday through Thursday. Book at www.airfrance.us by Jan. 12.
●Gate 1 Travel is offering discounts on its 13-day Turkish Treasures tour. The April 30 departure now starts at $1,696 per person double, including $115 taxes; other departures in April, May, September and October are available at slightly higher rates. Tour includes round-trip airfare from Washington to Istanbul; 11 nights’ lodging in Istanbul, Canakkale, Izmir, Antalya, Cappadocia and Ankara; motorcoaches between cities; tour guide; six tours with entrance fees; 19 meals; and airport transfers. Priced separately, air and hotels alone would cost about $1,550 per person. Book by Jan. 9. Info: 800-682-3333, www.gate1travel.com.
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