Families can enjoy museum discounts in Seattle. // © 2018 Visit Seattle
Feature image (above): Book Disney Springs hotels and get extended hours at Disney theme parks. // © 2018 Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Resort
With the new year comes new savings. In 2018, families looking to save on travel during the first few months of the year have a myriad of opportunities with the following value-added packages and discounts.
California: Sweet Fun At Fairmont
Sweet experiences await families who book the Family Fun Package at San Francisco’s Fairmont Heritage Place Ghirardelli Square. The deal, which requires a minimum stay of three nights, includes accommodations; tickets for two adults and two children to The Exploratorium; four complimentary cable car tickets; and a Ghirardelli Chocolate basket. The rate for this deal starts at $694 per night, and Fairmont President’s Club members will also receive an additional Ghirardelli Chocolate welcome amenity.
Florida: Extra Magic at Disney Springs
Families who stay at any of the seven Disney Springs Resort Area Hotels throughout 2018 will benefit from Walt Disney World Theme Parks’ Extra Magic Hours, which allow guests to enjoy select attractions at any of the four Disney parks during extended hours in the morning and evening. Additionally, clients who have booked a Walt Disney Travel Company package in addition to park admission and a stay at one of the seven applicable hotels can take advantage of a 60-day booking window for FastPass+ selections. Families will also receive a Disney Springs Passport booklet full of coupons for entertainment, shopping and dining.
Mexico: Riviera Maya Rocking Getaway
Guests will sing of their love for warm weather comforts this year during a getaway to Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya. Children ages 12 and under stay free when sharing a room with one full paying adult for travel until Dec. 21. Additionally, a discount for kids ages 13 to 17 is valid when using promo code FKFR18. Rates start at $400 per room, per night, and rates are based on double occupancy. The deal is available for bookings through the end of March.
Washington: Soak Up Seattle
Throughout February, families visiting Seattle can get out of the rain with Seattle Museum Month, which is sponsored by Visit Seattle. Guests staying in eligible downtown Seattle hotels can enjoy 50 percent off entry fees to the city’s participating museums and cultural institutions, such as Tacoma Art Museum and Seattle Children’s Museum.