What’s the Deal?

This week’s best travel bargains around the globe.


● The new Mirbeau Inn & Spa at The Pinehills is offering introductory rates. The luxury spa retreat in Plymouth, Mass., which opens in June, has rates from $283 a night, including taxes, a 10 percent savings. The special rate applies to midweek stays through July 17 (holiday blackout dates apply). Price includes access to the spa facilities and its fitness classes, fitness center, steam rooms and outdoor Aqua Terrace. Info: 877-647-2328, www.mirbeau.com/

● The Gant, a Destination Hotels & Resorts property in Aspen, Colo., is offering a trifecta of savings for summer travel. Book the Countdown to Summer promo by May 31 and receive 20 percent off condo rates, a $15-per-night dining credit at Pepperjack’s Cafe and 10 percent off outdoor excursions with Blazing Adventures. For example, in early June, a one-bedroom condo starts at $188 a night, down from $235; add about $31 in taxes and fees. A half-day Maroon Bells Wilderness downhill bike tour costs $79 after the discount. Stay May 23-Sept. 30. Use promo code CTSPVT14. Info: 800-549-0530, www.gantaspen.com.

Stay for three nights at the Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club on Florida’s Gulf of Mexico and pay for two. Valid May 27-Sept. 30. Rates vary. For example, three nights in a resort-view room in mid-July is now $592, including tax, a savings of $307. For some holiday weekends, the promo requires a four-night stay, with the fourth night free. Info: 800-237-7600, www.naplesbeachhotel.com.


● Star Clippers is offering a Run of Ship special on three seven-night cruises in June and July. With the deal, guests pay a flat rate of $1,295 per person double (plus $255 port charges) and receive the best available cabin at the time of booking. For example, the category 2 outside cabin normally goes for $2,285. The deal applies to the Star Flyer’s June 21 round-trip cruise from Monte Carlo and its July 12 and 19 voyages around the Balearic Islands and Spain. Book by May 9. Info: 800-442-0556, www.starclippers.com/deals/runofship/index.html.

● Regent Seven Seas Cruises is offering a promotion on select sailings that includes reduced cruise fares, discounted business-class airfares, shipboard credits and free WiFi. For example, the Seven Seas Mariner’s seven-night cruise from Monte Carlo to Barcelona departing June 22 now starts at $6,799 per person double, including taxes; brochure rate was $15,598. Deal also includes round-trip business-class airfare from Washington for $998 (usually about $4,300), a $200 per-suite shipboard credit and free WiFi (valued at $200). Info: 844-473-4368, www.rssc.com. Request promo code WHYCHOOSE.●


● South African Airways has extended its sale on flights from Washington Dulles to Johannesburg. Round-trip fare is $1,155, including taxes, for travel departing by May 31 and returning by June 15. Other airlines are matching, but fare typically starts at about $1,500. Cheapest fares generally apply to Monday-Thursday flights booked at least a week in advance; some dates are sold out. Info: 800-722-9675, www.flysaa.com.●


● The Nassau Paradise Island Promotion Board in the Bahama s has an Instant Savings deal, with a $250-per-reservation discount for travel through Dec. 23. To receive the $250 discount, buy round-trip airfare and stay at least four nights at a participating resort. Properties include Atlantis, Graycliff Hotel and One&Only Ocean Club. For example, a mid-June package with round-trip air from BWI Marshall to Nassau, four nights at Atlantis’s Beach Tower and taxes starts at $866 per person double. Book by May 20. Blackout dates are Nov. 23-28. Use promo code 250SAVEA for travel through Nov. 22 and 250SAVEB for Nov.29-Dec.23. Info: www.nassauparadiseisland.com.

Carol Sottili, Andrea Sachs

Submit travel deals to whatsthedeal@washpost.com. Prices were verified at press time Thursday, but deals sell out and availability is not guaranteed. Some restrictions may apply.