Pelican Hill’s Sping Break package will be available until June 30. // © 2017 The Resort at Pelican Hill
Feature image (above): Stay in a kid-friendly Sea Turtle Suite at LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort. // © 2017 iStock
With rising temperatures comes the perfect excuse to plan a perfect spring and summer escape. Clients can take advantage of these family-friendly packages, rates and offerings, all at various accommodations in some family-favorite warm-weather destinations.
The Bahamas: Group Deals With Family Fun Atlantis
Clients can save up to 50 percent off standard Atlantis Resort rates when reserving a weeklong stay at a Family Fun Atlantis condo near Atlantis Paradise Island Resort in the Bahamas. Rates include taxes and surcharges, in addition to Atlantis Resort privileges and free activity wristbands. Both one- and three-bedroom condos include fully equipped kitchens and are a shuttle ride away from the main resort. Bookings can be made for travel until December 2018.
California: Spring Break in Newport Beach
The Resort at Pelican Hill in Newport Beach, Calif., is now offering its new Spring Break Family Escape package until June 30. The deal includes accommodations in a luxury villa, breakfast for two adults and two children at on-site Coliseum Pool & Grill, one round of golf at Pelican Hill Golf Club and a 50-minute Amber Gold Massage at the resort’s spa. Additionally, two children ages 4 to 12 can spend a day at Camp Pelican, which has a kids’ clubhouse and pool. Rates start at $1,250 per night. Advance reservations must be made for Camp Pelican, Pelican Hill Golf Club and the spa. Blackout dates may apply.
Florida: Book the Sea Turtle Suite at LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort
To celebrate nesting season for loggerhead sea turtles, Florida’s LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort is offering a special Sea Turtle Suite package. The family-friendly offer features a two-night stay at the resort and a welcome kit that includes a beach bag and a stuffed sea turtle toy. Guests will also get two tickets to the Conservancy of Southwest Florida, where they have the chance to participate in the Sea Turtle Adoption Program. Rates for the Sea Turtle Suite begin at $2,400, and reservations are now available for travel between May and October.
Hawaii: Celebrate Mom at Aulani
Clients can celebrate Mother’s Day throughout the month of May with “Mahalo Mama Month” at Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa. The offer includes breakfast in bed, where moms receive Hawaiian-style French toast with chocolate, strawberries, strawberry compote and whipped cream. Additionally, Mother’s Day spa packages are available. The Mahalo Mama Spa Package includes a 25-minute Lomilomi Massage, a 25-minute Cinderella Facial and a 50-minute Yummy Mummy Organic Pedicure. Other offers include a 15 percent discount off a family portrait session with a Disney PhotoPass photographer.
Hawaii: Family Fun at Fairmont Kea Lani
This summer, young clients can “stay and play” at Fairmont Kea Lani on Maui when they book the hotel’s Family Stay and Play package. In addition to getting their fifth night free, clients will receive a $250 resort credit, luxury accommodations in a suite or villa and access to the property’s family-friendly amenities, including a 140-foot waterslide, the Keiki splash pool, beach access, a kids’ club and various Hawaiian cultural activities. The package is available between June 1 and Sept. 30, and rates begin at $579 per night, based on double occupancy.
Mexico: Grandparents Stay for Free in Mexico
Grandparents stay for free at Karisma Hotels & Resorts’ Generations Riviera Maya. A two-bedroom suite reserved through the program will earn an additional complimentary one-bedroom suite. Each suite includes an oceanfront view and butler service. The offer is for new bookings only, and recipients must be ages 55 and over to qualify. A three-night minimum stay is required, and travel must be booked in 2017.