If you’re on the East Coast, the last thing you want to deal with right now is a hurricane-heavy vacation spot. Luckily, several options far away from the hurricane damage are on sale this week, thanks to some great travel websites.
On Vacationist this week:
Road-trip on over to Houston and The Houstonian Hotel Club and Spa for heart-of-the-city convenience and the feeling of being a world away. Rated the 11th best hotel in the US and Canada by Travel & Leisure in 2010, this is a favorite spot for Houston’s elite. Enjoy the peaceful views of the wooded acreage from the floor-to-ceiling windows in your room, offered on Vacationist for just $152/night.
Hide away in the Virginia mountains at The Homestead Resort and Spa. Filled with Southern charm, The Homestead offers three golf courses, tennis courts, hiking and biking trails, and a soothing spa featuring soaks in the hot springs frequented by Thomas Jefferson. This trip is ideal for those seeking fresh air, relaxation, and romance. Rates start at $192/night through Vacationist, more than half off other sites, and include discounts on outdoor and spa activities.
On Jetsetter this week:
Though it’s a new hotel in a historic city, Le St-Martin Hotel Particulier has already made a name for itself in Montreal for its flawless blend of modern architectural details and amenities with old-school service. Beautiful views of the city skyline add to the hip, urban ambiance, and if the hotel is too enticing to leave, guests can enjoy its heated outdoor salt-water pool or popular restaurant, Bistro l’Aromate. Rates begin at only $126/night on Jetsetter.
If boot camp in British Columbia is your idea of a good time, you’ll love the week-long Mountain Trek Fitness Retreat. Spend the week hiking through the remote Canadian countryside, taking yoga classes and health seminars, and enjoying delicious, healthful meals, all while improving your well-being. For $2700 through Jetsetter, get 7 nights in the relaxing Mountain Trek Lodge, including meals, daily hikes, yoga, and fitness classes, three massages and more.
On SniqueAway this week:
For a similar health-focused vacation, more at your own pace, check out Red Mountain Resort in Utah. Offering three nutritious meals a day, a variety of fitness classes, guided hiking and biking tours, and wellness seminars, Red Mountain allows guests to determine what healthy living means to them. Rooms are decorated with tasteful Southwestern flair and overlook the striking red dirt landscape. Rates start at $385/night, thanks to SniqueAway.
Bora Bora practically epitomizes romance. Take advantage of a 5-night package in paradise, including one night in Tahiti followed by four at the Bora Bora Hilton Nui. With its immaculately clear turquoise waters, there’s nothing more to say: just go. This SniqueAway package for two is $3798 and includes breakfast.
So where are you heading?