Kathie Lee & Hoda: End-Of-Summer Vacation Deals
If you’re looking to fit in a family vacation but haven’t made any plans, now is actually the perfect time to make some, because Jeanenne Tornatore from Orbitz came to the rescue with five end-of-summer vacation deals. With some schools starting as early as mid-August, demand for vacations starts to drop rapidly, so getting a deal really isn’t that difficult at this stage in the game.
Today Show: New Orleans Travel Deals
New Orleans is in the midst of festival season, so if you can stand the heat, you can travel there for their Satchmo Summer Fest and other great city-wide events. For $586 per person, you can get round trip airfare and five nights at the Saint Hotel, which is right in the French Quarter of New Orleans. It would cost you $555 to book the Saint Hotel by itself, if that gives you an idea of just how much you’re saving.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Park City Travel Deals
If you want some picturesque mountain views and some top-rated golf courses on your vacation, Park City, Utah is the perfect place for you. The mountain towns in the area are about to go into their off season for the fall, so rates in this area will be dropping fast.
The four-star Sun Dial Lodge at the Canyons Rest is currently booking guests for $117 per night on average in the month of August.
Today Show: St. Petersburg Florida Travel Deals
If Florida is more your thing, St. Petersburg and Clearwater are great places to go right now. This will work even better for you since the beach vacation season was back in June and earlier on in July, meaning the beaches won’t be nearly as crowded. For $700 per person, you can get round-trip airfare and five nights at the Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort and Spa.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: St. Maarten Travel Deals
If you want to get tropical, you can hit up St. Maarten in the Caribbean and its gorgeous beaches. Since this part of the world is deep into hurricane season, the going rates will be down. If you happen to see some rainy days, there are plenty of indoor activities that you can do as well. The Westin Dawn Beach Resort & Spa can be your home for a few days at only $169 per night.
Today Show: Dublin Travel Deals
If you really want to get out of the country, you can also try out Dublin, Ireland. If you take off from New York, you can get round trip airfare, car rental, and five nights at the Radisson Blue St. Helen’s Hotel for $1,433 per person.