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The Ultimate Cyber Week Travel Deals Guide: Black Friday, Cyber Monday & More

Locations in this article:  Atlanta, GA Columbia, SC Dallas, TX Fort Lauderdale, FL Las Vegas, NV Los Angeles, CA San Francisco, CA Tucson, AZ

Thanksgiving is just a week away, and you know what that means — no, not turkey –but travel. In fact, Hotwire just released the American Travel Behavior survey showing that most Americans will have 9.2 paid vacation days leftover at the end of 2012. Don’t be a statistic. Plan ahead and book your next vacation with Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and even some deals kicking off on Wednesday!

Valid White Wednesday (November 21) through Cyber Monday :

Elite Island Resorts is offering up to 50 percent off all resort bookings for travel now through December 20, 2013. Choose from the St. James’s Club in St. Lucia, The Club Barbados, Palm Island Resort in the Grenadines, St. James’s Club & Villas in Antigua, The Verandah Resort & Spa in Antigua, Galley Bay Resort & Spa in Antigua, and Long Bay Beach Resort & Villas in Tortola. Call 1-800-858-4618 or book online.

On White Wednesday, you can find hotel savings starting at $59 a night with Shell Vacations Hospitality. You have until Monday, November 26 to book  travel from January 1 – 31 and receive a $50 return trip voucher for future booking of two nights or more to participating Shell Vacations Hospitality locations. Resorts included in the deal are Hawaii’s Paniolo Greens Resort, Vino Bello Resort in Napa, Arizona’s Legacy Golf Resort, Las Vegas’ Desert Rose Resort and more. To book, visit Shell Hospitality’s website where participating resort offers go live November 21.


The Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale and Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotel are offering deals starting at $109/night for stays through March 31, 2013, representing 20 percent savings off peak season rates. To book call 866-716-8147 and ask for rate plan CYBERLTO or book online on the Sheratin and Westin websites.



Valid Thanksgiving (November 22) through Cyber Monday (November 26):

Elite Island Resorts is offering up to 50 percent off all resort bookings for travel now through December 20, 2013. Choose from the St. James’s Club in St. Lucia, The Club Barbados, Palm Island Resort in the Grenadines, St. James’s Club & Villas in Antigua, The Verandah Resort & Spa in Antigua, Galley Bay Resort & Spa in Antigua, and Long Bay Beach Resort & Villas in Tortola. Call 1-800-858-4618 or book online.


Valid only on Black Friday:

Fountain Hills, Arizona’s CopperWynd Resort & Club has two package deals for Black Friday shoppers this season.  The first is the Black Friday Shopping Package which sets you up with four rolls of wrapping paper with ribbons and bows, breakfast at sunrise, a “power basket” stocked with treats to keep you going throughout the day, a deluxe guest room, and a private driver to take you everywhere you need to go for up to six hours.  This package is priced at $699 for one night. Second is their Holiday Hideaway Package which features dinner for two at the resort’s award-winning Alchemy Restaurant, two spa treatments at the CopperWynd spa, breakfast for two, and a deluxe guestroom.  Rates start at $449.  Book online or call 877.707.7760 for reservations. is offering a free $30 gift card for every $100 gift card purchased on their website.  The gift cards which can be purchased at any price ranging from $25-1000 can be used at more than 4000 bed and breakfasts and never expire.  Purchase online and use the code “BBCYBER30” for this deal.

Valid Black Friday through Cyber Monday:

Starting Black Friday through Cyber Monday, Colonial Williamsburg has deals on hotel stays and annual admission passes. Plus, if you book one or more nights in a suite at select Colonial Williamsburg Hotel properties you will get one night free. Additionally, Colonial Williamsburg is offering a buy one, get one free deal on annual passes throughout the weekend. To book, call 1-800-447-8679. Use code CYBER.

The Bolongo Bay Beach Resort in St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands, is offering 50 percent off room-only rates in the Oceanview rooms for travel through December 22, 2012.  There is a minimum three-night stay, but stays of five nights or more will receive a $50 resort credit.  The discounted rate comes to $150 per couple plus tax and service charge.  Passports are not required for US citizens to visit.  For reservations, call toll-free at 1-800-524-4746 or book online and enter promo code 50/50.

MSC Cruises is offering standby rates starting at $299 on 7-night Caribbean Sailings. Kids under 17 start at $199. If you have a flexible schedule, MSC is offering some of their deepest discounts ever. You will receive your sailing date 45 days in advance and will be offered an alternative date if needed. For more information visit MSC Cruises, or call 877-665-4655.

Select Hilton hotels and resorts in the Caribbean, Mexico and Latin America will be offering travelers a 3o percent off the best available rate on over 25 properties to use between December 16, 2012 and November 30, 2013. Visit the sale online or call l 1-800-HILTONS and request the advance purchase rate.

Omni Hotels & Resorts’ will run a “Click Quick!” offer available for 999 room nights available at a $99 nightly rate. Omni is offering travelers the $99 rate to book rooms at destinations across the U.S. for stays through January 31, 2013. “Click Quick!” will be live starting on midnight on Black Friday. Book online or call 1-800-The-Omni.



There’s a whole list of great deals available this weekend on Vail Resort’s site, from early tracks with a three-night stay in Breckenridge to 40 percent off Beaver Creek Resorts Properties to 50 percent off December lodging and lift tickets in Vail.


Valid Thanksgiving (November 22) through Tuesday November 27

This Black Friday, Quark Expeditions is holding a sale on four trips, three ships, 2 itineraries all with one great deal: 50 percent off Antarctic voyages departing throughout December 2012 and January 2013. Sailings include Antarctic Explorer: The Classic Adventure for departures on December 15, 2012 aboard Sea Adventurer and January 13, 2013 aboard Ocean Diamond; the Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica: Explorers and Kings for departures on December 11, 2012 aboard Sea Spirit and December 26, 2012 aboard Ocean Diamond. The sale runs from Thursday, November 22, 2012 to Tuesday, November 27, 2012 (offices closed Sunday). For more information or to book your Antarctic voyage, contact a Polar Travel Adviser at 888-892-0073 or 203-803-2666 or visit them online.

Tropical Savings: Bermuda & BeyondValid Thanksgiving (November 22) through Thursday, November 29

Before you sit down to turkey, you can score 50 percent off all inclusive rates for the Sonesta Malo Beach Resort & Casino in Saint Maarten. The Black Friday sale runs from November 22 – 29, 2012, offering a 50 percent discount on all-inclusive rates for travel between December 1, 2012 and December 19, 2013. Rates start at a low $132 per person per night, based on double occupancy for high season. To book, visit, Promo Code: BFSALE.

Valid Cyber Monday through November 30:

The Reefs in Bermuda is offering a 30 percent off travel March 12 – April 14, 2013 or 20 percent off travel April 15 – May 23, 2013, starting on Cyber Monday and running through November 30.  The savings are off daily rates, which include full-service breakfast and are available in any of the 62 hotel rooms and suites or 19 Club condos.  The offer requires a minimum stay of four nights.  Discounted daily rates begin at $228 per couple in a Poolside Room or $868 for four people in a 2-bedroom condo, plus tax and service charge.  To book, call (800)742–2008 or visit them online.

The Seven Stars Resort in Turks and Caicos is offering a sales running through February 3, 2013.  Room rates start at $364 per night for 1 bedroom accommodations when booked by November 30.  Visit their website or call them at 866.570.7777 and mention Flash Sale.

Kimpton’s of Florida is offering deals for their three Florida locations starting this Monday and running through December 30th.  Those who book in this timeframe will receive 20 percent off of the standard price of rooms.  As an extra bonus Guests who will be staying at any of the locations will be eligible for $26 upgrades for their rooms.  In addition to these deals the Kimpton’s of Florida are also offering a special package for those reserving their wedding between November 26 and December 5.  The package includes a second complimentary night, active station for cocktail hour, and a late night station with choice of two late night snacks.  For booking at EPIC, please call (866) 760-3742 or (305) 424-5226 or visit For booking at Surfcomber, please call (800) 994-6103 or visit For booking at Vero, please call 1-866-602-VERO (8376) or visit Use booking code CYBRFL for all three hotels.

Valid only on Orange Wednesday (November 28):

After Black Friday and Cyber Monday, there is Orange Wednesday, where Howard Johnson is offering customers up to 50 percent off when booking a stay of up to three consecutive nights.  The promotion is valid at more than 50 participating hotels (click here to see the full list of possible locations).  On Orange Wednesday, be one of the first three to directly call the specific hotel you have chosen and request the Orange Wednesday rate. Travel must take place within 3 months of booking. Blackout dates do apply.

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