4 of the Best Vacation Packages You Can Get Right Now
The lure of a vacation is often on most people’s minds, but the advanced planning it requires can fall by the wayside. We all know the earlier you plan, the better off your bank account, but with busy schedules, endless social engagements, and there only being 24 hours in a day, vacation opportunities come and go. Don’t be left in the dark this season just because you’ve been running short on time — reward yourself for all that hard work and book a trip that’s sure to please. Worried about the price? Luckily, we’ve found some resorts that are making it easy to book a trip last minute. Here are four vacation packages you can get right now.
1. Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs Resort & Spa, Santa Fe, N.M.
Winter Dreaming Package, starting at $399
A great escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, the Oja Caliente Mineral Springs Resort & Spa is home to an oasis of peace, serenity, and relaxation. With overnight accommodations for two, the Winter Dreaming Package includes access to the Kiva Pool, two Essence of Ojo custom massages, a yoga class, 50 minutes in a private outdoor pool, unlimited access to all mineral pools, mud area, steam, and sauna. Book this package now, and you’ll be saying “namaste” later.
2. Laguna Beach House, Laguna Beach, Calif.
Shape, Surf and Stay Package, starting at $1,475
For the California boys at heart, the “Shape, Surf and Stay” package is the perfect way to hone your surf skills and pay homage to the industry. Local surfboard shaper Donald Brink has partnered with the Laguna Beach House to offer guests and surf enthusiasts alike the chance to hand-shape their very own custom board alongside Donald in his Dana Point studio, followed by a surf lesson, where Donald himself will personally show you all the best-kept secrets of the area and the famous world-class breaks nearby. The package includes two nights’ accommodation in a newly remodeled coastal view room, one-on-one lessons for shaping a custom board, and a lesson in shaping theory and design.
3. Capella Marigot Bay Resort and Marina, St. Lucia
Every Third Night Complimentary, starting at $1,100 per couple
Swap the frigid temps for sun-drenched beaches, and head to St. Lucia for breathtaking views and unforgettable memories. When you book three nights or more at the Capella Marigot Bay Resort and Marina, you’ll receive each third night free. Rich in culture and history without sacrificing upscale luxury, the property is a stunning oasis situated on one of the most coveted bays in the Caribbean. This package includes accommodations in a resort view guestroom for a savings of up to 33%.
4. Miraval Resort & Spa, Tucson, Ariz.
20th Anniversary Package, 20% off
Recognized as a world-class all-inclusive destination, Miraval Resort & Spa focuses on providing an all-encompassing, wellness-based retreat for guests, encouraging them to truly live in the moment. Celebrating 20 successful years, the resort is offering a special 20th Anniversary Package, which includes 20% off a nightly Complete Retreat Package rate when booking five nights or more; $175 nightly resort credit per person; unlimited hiking, mountain biking, and challenge course activities; full access to resort amenities; and casita-style accommodations.