If you can go ahead and make your winter travel plans now, here’s a good deal that translates into some excellent savings. The US Virgin Islands Department of Tourism is offering a Winter Escape for travel booked between September 1 and October 31, 2008 for travel between January 1 and March 31, 2009. The promotion features a complimentary fifth night based on a five-night minimum stay at participating hotels, plus $300 in travelers checks, and a coupon book with savings on activities and attractions.
Participating hotels include:
The Palms at Pelican Cove, Chenay Bay Beach Resort, Carambola Beach Resort & Spa, Divi Carina Bay Resort, Hibiscus Beach Resort, Sand Castle on the Beach, The Buccaneer, Best Western Holger Danske, Club St. Croix (Antilles Resorts), Colony Cove (Antilles Resorts), King Christian Hotel and Hotel Caravelle
The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas, Best Western Carib Beach, Best Western Emerald Beach, Bolongo Bay Beach Resort, Holiday Inn Windward Passage, Frenchman’s Reef & Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort, Sapphire Beach Resort (Antilles Resorts), Point Pleasant (Antilles Resorts), Sapphire Village (Antilles Resorts) and the Wyndham Sugar Bay Resort & Spa
Estate Concordia Campground
The Fine Print: The Winter Escape promotion applies to new bookings only. Reservations can be made through a number of tour operators, including American Airlines Vacations, American Express Vacations, Book It.Com, Cheap Caribbean, Delta Vacations, Expedia/Hotels.com, Funjet Vacations, Liberty Travel, Island Resort Tours, Orbitz, Pleasant Holidays, Spirit Vacations, TNT Vacations, Travelocity, United Vacations, and US Airways Vacations.
US Citizens: You do not need a passport to travel to the USVI from the US.
For more information:
• visit www.usvitourism.vi