Vegas on a Budget

Las Vegas offers packages and last-minute deals

By: By Skye Mayring

$100 in Savings to Vegas
United Vacations is offering last-minute travel deals to Las Vegas through Oct. 31. Agents can save up to $100 per reservation when entering the promotion code "deal" at the time of booking. The limited-time offer is good for travel through Dec. 31, 2009, and is open to all Las Vegas hotels offered by United Vacations.

To qualify for the maximum savings, agents should to book a minimum five-night vacation. However, booking a three-night package with the same promotion code will save agents $60. 

Jersey Boys Packages
The Palazzo Las Vegas is offering two packages that cater to lovers of the arts. 

The Jersey Boys/Palazzo Package includes two tickets to the musical "Jersey Boys," a Palazzo luxury suite and a $25 gaming slot credit. The package starts at $299 per night, and more information is available at

The Absolut Best Seats in the House VIP Package is ideal for anyone looking for a less-than-ordinary show experience. It includes a prime seat location, a complimentary Absolut cocktail, access to a private entrance into the theater that features memorabilia from The Four Seasons and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and a full-color, oversized "Jersey Boys" souvenir program. The package is priced at about $235 per person, and more details are available at

Shop Til’ You Drop 
The Holiday Suite Escape Shopping Package at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa is an all-inclusive shopping adventure for two, available Nov. 21 to Dec. 31.

It includes a stay in a luxurious one-bedroom suite with complimentary champagne and holiday sweets upon arrival. Guests will enjoy complimentary dinner for two in Ceres Restaurant (excluding alcoholic beverages), in addition to daily buffet breakfast. The resort’s scheduled shuttle provides free transportation to numerous retail stores found on the Las Vegas Strip.

The holiday package is priced at $259 per night, based on double occupancy.