If you’re looking for a luxurious escape this fall, be sure to consider the special offers below for ways to save while splurging on trips to destinations ranging from Italy to Guatemala to the Galapagos and beyond.
Say Ciao to Suite Accommodations in Italy
Where: Il Salviatino, Florence (www.salviatino.com)
Offer: "Suite & Hot”
Perched on the lush hills of Fiesole overlooking the magical city of Florence, Il Salviatino is a hand-restored villa offering travelers world-class service in a breathtaking setting, inside and outside its 15th century walls. This fall, the property presents exclusive offers on its eclectic mix of lavish suites for a vacation to remember with a minimum three-night stay.
All Suite reservations include:
- an in room welcome amenity
- complimentary round trip transfer to and from Florence Airport (FLR)
- upon arrival find a perfectly chilled bottle of Prosecco along with a selection of fresh fruit welcoming you to Florence and Il Salviatino
Greenhouse Suite rates start at €750 per night; Marcello Suite rates start at €850 per night. For a full list of suites and rates, and to book, visit: http://salviatino.com/s
Minimum stay 3 nights – Full pre-payment required, non-refundable in case of cancellation. Valid for stays through.
A Jungle Escape…A la Luxe
Where: Las Lagunas, Peten, Guatemala (www.laslagunashotel.com)
Offer: “Luxury Escape"
Minutes away from the magnificent ruins of Tikal, Uaxactún and Yaxhá, Las Lagunas Boutique Hotel offers 300 acres of lush, private reserve that focuses on the conservation of the Guatemala’s native species. With just 19 suites, the property offers an intimate encounter with nature, offering safari-like adventures from daily ATV tours through the jungle where you’ll spot ocelots, boars, and deers, to boat rides to Monkey Island, where you’ll have the opportunity to meet-and-greet friendly monkeys, and even feed them fruits and vegetables for breakfast. Back on property, indulge at the Shultún restaurant, and enjoy some R&R at the half-moon swimming pool that overlooks the Quexil Lagoon.
The “Luxury Escape” offer includes two nights in a waterfront suite, a tour to Monkey Island, welcome cocktails, bicycle and kayak rental, daily breakfast “a la carte,” a 3-course meal for two, and transport to and from the airport — at a 30% savings. Package price is $599 for two nights with taxes included.
To book it, visit www.laslagunashotel.com, or call 1 (502) 7790-0300. Valid for booking and travel from .
Up Close & Personal in the Galapagos Islands
Where: The Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Offer: 10% off select fall sailings with Ecoventura (www.ecoventura.com)
An award-winning leader in sustainable travel through the Galapagos Islands, Ecoventura's fleet of expedition yachts bring travelers to more than a dozen exclusive parks for up-close experiences with marine iguanas, sea lions, and famed Galapagos tortoises. Cruises depart every from San Cristobal on two unique 7-night itineraries.
MV Origin launched in February of this year on its inaugural 7-night itinerary through the Galapagos Islands. The new yacht was created without the typical trade-off between sleek design and eco-friendly elements, but instead combines the two without compromising either. In fact, extra steps were taken to ensure the yacht was designed as one of the most environmentally friendly vessels in the Galapagos, reducing fossil fuel consumption by over 30% from similar yachts in the archipelago. MV Origin offers 10 spacious staterooms with panoramic windows, a sundeck with BBQ, Jacuzzi and fitness center. It also offers families the opportunity to travel together with connecting cabins and even triples.
With rates starting at $4,300 per person for the week, this promotion offers significant savings - and this is truly a bucket list trip. You can visit http://www.ecoventura.co
m/galapagos-yachts/special-off ers/ for more details.
City Meets Beach in Panama
Where: Westin Playa Bonita, Panama City, Panama (www.westin.com/playabonita)
Offer: “Luxe & Local” Panama
Fall travelers can treat themselves to an indulgent, cultural escape in one of Latin America’s most thriving destinations at The Westin Playa Bonita, a tropical beachfront oasis just outside bustling Panama City. The resort is situated on a private stretch of golden coastline with views of ships waiting to enter the Panama Canal. With the resort’s Luxe & Local Panama package, guests receive:
- two nights' accommodations
- welcome drinks at the executive club lounge
- full day tour to the historic city of Portobelo and Isla Grande’s turquoise Caribbean beaches
- a 50-minute massage and dinner for two at one of the resort’s restaurants.
To book visit, www.westin.com/playabon
ita. Rates start at $589/night. Valid through December 2016.
Can’t Decide? Head South
Where: The Caribbean and Latin America (a.k.a CALA)
Offer: Enjoy discounts and/or earn points with Marriott Rewards
Free-spirited travelers often find themselves torn when choosing the next destination to cross off their bucket list. From skiing in Chile to surfing in San Juan to exploring the world-renowned sanctuary of Machu Picchu in Peru, the Caribbean and Latin America (CALA) offers endless action-packed adventures for everyone — and with the strength of the US dollar, it’s a fantastic time to head south and save. With 115 hotels in 26 countries that range from Panama all the way to Peru, Marriott's selection of properties within CALA has you covered -- with Marriott Rewards helping the perks and opportunities flow. Diverse cuisine and regional spirits, cultural traditions and UNESCO World Heritage sites -- a life well-traveled is a life well-lived.
Visit www.marriott.com to browse property and offers, and plan your perfect fall escape.