Published on Sunday, November 27, 2011 07:40
Written by Deals Editor
First there was Turkey Day, then Black Friday (which really started on Thursday some places!), then Small Business Saturday, and now coming up is Cyber Monday. It's enough to make those of us who aren't done shopping for the holidays by Tuesday feel like slackers! Here are some of the best travel deals out there for Cyber Monday and a few other deals that could provide some handy travel gear. Hotels
Buy a $100 gift card to Best Western and receive a bonus $20 Best Western, Best Buy or Walmart gift card if you are a Best Western Rewards member. Buy this deal here
. (Make sure to use this link because the regular offer only gives you a $10 gift.) Available thru 11/28/11 11:59 MT.
Marriott's Florida hotels have a site that will be live for Cyber Monday and will offer up to 25% off room rates (offers will be $95-$186 per night). Rates are valid on trips booked by 11/28/11 11:59 pm for travel thru 1/8/12. Book here
Omni Hotel & Resorts deal continues from Black Friday. Thru 11:59 pm on 11/28/11 book a room at properties in some of Omni's favorite destination cities (Boston, San Francisco, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, New York and more) for just $79-$119 per night. Book the room deal here
, then go like Omni's Facebook
page and click to enter their Holiday Deals contest (left hand column) for the chance to win one of the 100 nights they are giving away to 100 of their followers. Contest ends 11/28, winners will be announced 12/9/11.
Are you going to need a hotel over Winter Break? Hotels.com is running their annual Four Day Sale
thru 11:59 pm on 11/28/11. The sale encompasses wimore than 300 properties at half off their original costs. Most deals are valid for stays thru 1/2/12.
IHG's Gotta Get 100 promotion is stil running thru 11/28/11. This deal, run thru their Twitter page, will get you a $100 flight credit when you register, book a 2 night weekend stay, and complete it by 4/28/12. Find details here
Kimpton is offering a Cyber Monday sale at its 12 properties in Washington, Maryland and Virginia. Their special involves getting a suite for the price of a standard room for stays from 12/15-12/30 (a savings of up to 60%). The sale runs until 11:59 p.m. November 30, or until room upgrades run out. Book the deal here
The beautiful Charles Hotel
in Boston is offering a Sale & Flash Sale on Cyber Monday. Book a guestroom and receive a 20% discount off of the best available rate and a $25 Gift Card toward Corbu Spa & Salon
(or throughout the hotel if the spa isn’t your thing). The Flash Sale will run from 11:28am to 12:29:28 pm and offers a 50% discount and a $50 Corbu Gift Card.Airfare
Direct Air is having a Buy One Get One sale
, although not billed as a Cyber Monday sale, it is certainly a great deal. Book your trip by 11/30/11 at 11:59pm and enter promo code 2for1 to receive one of your parties flight for free. Flights must be booked together online and must be completed by 9/30/12. The perfect way to get a head start on planning your next family vacation!
Have you and your honey been dreaming of a beach-y kid free getaway? Can you travel by 2/29/12? If so, head on over to www.bahamas.com
on Cyber Monday and book an air inclusive vacation. When you enter the code CYBER450 you will receive an instant savings of $450. You even have the option to select which resort you want to stay at.
Have you been pining after an exotic tour overseas? Starting on Cyber Monday Abercrombie & Kent kicks off their 6 Days of Holiday Savings
which offer savings of up to 50% on tours to 10 of their most interesting destinations. Destinations include Amsterdam, Florence, India, Jordan, Kenya, Paris, Peru, Rome, Tanzania, and Thailand. If you want to bring the kids along be sure to read the descriptions of each trip as some include a minimum age of 10. (I personally am pining over the Thailand and India trips!)Savings Sites
Yuupon is running Cyber Monday deals from 9am-9pm. Each deal is limited to 200-300 offers and with the speed at which their Black Friday deals went it is best to log on early. Read about all their deals here
. Also, like their Facebook page
and follow along on Monday for their Guess It and Get It Contest where they'll be giving away a 3 night stay to the lucky follower who is first to guess the name and location of the secret hotel. Entertainment & Travel Gear
Want to entertain your kids on a trip and donate to a great cause at the same time? Ruckus Media Group
is giving 100% of their proceeds for any title bought out of the company's entire digital library to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital thru Cyber Monday.
Need new luggage? Check out Sierra Trading Post's
hugely slashed prices and order yourself some new name brand pieces. Also don't forget to enter their Guess the Savings Sweepstakes
for a chance to win a $500 shopping spree.
Is skiing in your plans in December? Shop for new cold weather gear at Marmot
and get 20% off most items with 50% off of closeouts and free shipping on orders over $49.