Summer Family Travel Deals Worth Booking

Summer Family Travel Deals Worth Booking

Take advantage of these offers during one of the year’s busiest travel seasons By: Sean Stroh & Emma Weissmann
<p>Trafalgar’s Young Traveler discount applies to children ages 5 to 17. // © 2016 Trafalgar</p><p>Feature image (above): Iberostar is offering family...

Trafalgar’s Young Traveler discount applies to children ages 5 to 17. // © 2016 Trafalgar

Feature image (above): Iberostar is offering family deals this summer at select properties in the Caribbean and Mexico. // © 2016 Iberostar Hotels & Resorts

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Book Tivoli Lodge’s Special Summer Offer, Colorado
When families spend their summer in Vail Village, Colo., they can receive discounted stays at Tivoli Lodge as part of its Special Summer Offer. With this package, guests receive 10 percent off Friday- or Saturday-night stays and a 15 percent discount for stays Sunday through Thursday. Bookings must be made by Sept. 1 for travel between May 1 and Nov. 3.

Discounted Tours With Trafalgar, Asia, Europe, South America, USA
Families save 10 percent on the land-only portion of Trafalgar’s Family Experiences tours as part of the company’s Young Traveler discount. The promotion is valid for children between 5 and 17 years old who are accompanied by an adult. There is a limit of one Young Traveler discount per room, based on double occupancy. Trafalgar’s Family Experiences tours are offered in the U.S., South America, Europe and Asia and range from eight to 14 days. A 5 percent discount is added to groups of five to eight people.

Earn Credits and Stay for Free at Iberostar, The Caribbean, Mexico
Iberostar Hotels & Resorts has brought back its popular Kids Stay Free promotion at select all-inclusive properties in Mexico and the Caribbean. Children ages 12 and under will receive a free stay when two adults pay full price on a minimum three-night stay. The offer is valid for travel from May 1 to Oct. 31. Families can combine the offer with other promotions based on availability. Guests who book at Iberostar’s Mexico, Jamaica and Dominican Republic properties through April 30 will earn $250 to $500 in resort credits that can be used for service and amenity upgrades such as spa treatments, hotel shopping and golf. The offer is valid for travel through Aug. 15.

Fun-N-Sun With Mauna Lani, Hawaii
Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows, located on Hawaii Island’s Kohala Coast, recently announced its Family Fun-N-Sun package, which offers families the use of two guestrooms, with the second room offered at half price. The deal also includes a daily breakfast buffet for up to four people and a backpack stuffed with kid-friendly amenities. The offer requires a minimum three-night stay and is valid for travel through Dec. 23. The resort also offers a number of free cultural activities for families, such as ukulele lessons, fish-feeding tours and a visit to Hawaiian petroglyphs and shelter caves.

Spend the Summer With Star Clippers, Europe
Star Clippers’ new family-friendly summer cruise itineraries allow children and teens under 18 years old to travel for free if they sail with one or two adults in the same cabin. If two children are traveling with two adults, they will be accommodated in two separate cabins in the same or lower category than the full paying adult. The offer is valid on select sailings between June and August. Guests can participate in activities such as knot tying, navigation classes, watersports and climbing the mast. For bookings, travel agents should use the code MULTIG.