Affordable Holiday Family Getaways For The Holidays And Beyond
Women on Their Way, a program dedicated to women travelers created by Wyndham Worldwide recently created a list of the “Top 10 Trips For True Holiday Spirit.” These affordable destinations are good options for family getaways, with lots to see and do. Learn more about these travel options on the Women on Their Way website: www.WomenOnTheirWay.com.
Whether it's a quick family getaway or a week-long family trip, an affordable family vacation rekindles relationships and lifts your spirits. At this busy time of year, it’s important to take the time out with your family to create lasting memories that will stay with you throughout the year. and rekindle relationships.
This year, the team at Women on Their Way compiled a list of special vacation spots where families can get into the holiday spirit and take advantage of special pricing. From fun in the sun to frosty winter wonderlands, here are the “Top 10 Holiday Trips” from Women on Their Way:
New Orleans, Louisiana
Rooms in New Orleans start at low as $70.85 at the Wyndham Riverfront New Orleans, making this an easily affordable weekend trip. One of America’s most endearing cities, New Orleans is a holiday destination with lots of music and a little spice. Walk down just about any street in the French Quarter to find holiday cheer. Check out this and several other special deals from the Wyndham Worldwide family.
Las Vegas, Nevada
Guests can spend a full week at an upscale resort in a fully furnished, one-bedroom unit with a full kitchen, living room and dining area for just $332 for a family of four at Summer Bay Resort. There’s plenty to do in Vegas from casinos to shows, and lots of great free things as well, like viewing decorations and holiday lighting, lying by the pool with a good book, and, for something more athletic, a hike in the nearby mountains offers spectacular views.
Rooms at the Wyndham Rio Mar are spacious, welcoming and beautiful, and they start at just $211 a night. Sun-seekers will be charmed by Puerto Rico over the holidays. Driving around the island takes less than a day and follows miles of pristine coast, but no need to rush. Colonial towns, the Festivals de Navidad, beaches, spas, great dining spots, international casinos and world-class golf courses wait to be explored.
With week-long rental packages starting at $243 for a one-bedroom condo at the North Star Vacation Club, holiday travelers can’t afford NOT to go to Killington! There is nothing quite like the snow-peaked mountains of Vermont to get into the holiday spirit. What better way to spend the holidays than skiing powder slopes, sledding with the kids, browsing shops and joining in on the many special events.
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Eat, drink and be merry at an all-inclusive resort! With rooms starting at $79 a night per person at the Viva Wyndham Azteca, now is the time to take a Mexican vacation. Playa del Carmen is a place for those craving white beaches, Caribbean waters and outdoor activities. This once sleepy fishing village retains its small-town charm, promising an unforgettable holiday trip.
A Florida vacation this year is more affordable than one might think. Stay in a spacious rental property in Orlando with a kitchen, and washer and dryer for as low as $427 per week at the Polynesian Isles. Aside from sun and sand, there is still a little of the ‘winter’ experience: Orlando offers ice skating, magical trips to the North Pole, Christmas Parties with Mickey and the crew. In short, it’s a child’s dream holiday.
Spend only $79 a night at the Super 8 Sedona and save money for many of the fun things to do this holiday season. Sedona, surrounded by dramatic red rock landscapes, is steeped in special Old Mexico holiday events and celebrations that include gallery tours, concerts, and more.
New York, New York
Big city events at small city prices. Overnight accommodations start at just $179 a night in the Big Apple at the newly renovated New Yorker Hotel, Ramada Plaza. In addition to four other properties in New York, the Wyndham Worldwide family also offers two new Wyndham properties in the city: the recently opened Wyndham Garden Hotel - Manhattan Chelsea West, and the Wyndham Garden Hotel – Midtown Convention Center, which opens its doors later this month. The City has it all this holiday season! From big events, such as parades and tree lighting, to more intimate settings like a romantic stroll down a snowy Fifth Avenue and window-shopping, whatever your holiday style, New York has something to offer.
Book a two-bedroom rental for just $342 for seven nights at the Powhatan Plantation this season! The holiday celebrations in Colonial Williamsburg date back to 1936 and range from elegant holiday feasts to breakfast with Santa. The town is splendidly decorated with natural decorations and caroling fills the air.
It’s easy to save money for holiday shopping when spending as low as $77 a night per person at the Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach. Freeport, Bahamas, with its Caribbean breezes, sun and sand, beckons winter-weary travelers. The holidays here are as warm and inviting as the sun. >From lazy days on the beach, to golfing, water sports, diving, duty-free shopping, boating, nightclubs and fishing, there’s something for everyone.
For more details on these great destinations, visit Women on Their Way’s Top 10 Trips for True Holiday Spirit, for hot deals, cool prices and more information on a variety of attractions.