Procrastination pays off with these money-saving offers By Suzanne Rowan Kelleher on Mar 14, 2014
Good news for procrastinating parents: It’s not too late to snag a fabulous deal on your family spring break escape. Here are five getaways that won’t break the bank:
CoCo Key Hotel & Waterpark
Where: Orlando, Florida Why: Because this good-value hotel near SeaWorld and Universal Orlando boasts a huge on-site waterpark that kids will love. Save 25 percent on a four-night stay plus get 15 percent off food and beverages. Book by Mar. 30 for travel through Apr. 3, 2014.
(MORE: View a family trip plan: 4 days in Orlando with kids.)
Hilton Head Marriott Resort & Spa
Where: Hilton Head, South Carolina Why: Because every guestroom has a balcony at this upscale Hilton Head beach resort (the better to enjoy the wonderful ocean views) plus two pools and a raft of family activities. Book three to seven nights and receive up to $300 in resort credit. Available through June 28, 2014. Use promo code ES7.
(MORE: Find kid-friendly activities on Hilton Head Island.)
Hyatt Hill Country Resort & Spa
Where: San Antonio, Texas Why: Because this luxurious San Antonio resort has a phenomenal five-acre water playground that features two pools, lazy river, huge water-tower slide and a FlowRider surf simulator. With the Stay More, Play More offer, stay two to five nights and receive up to $500 in resort credits. Available through Jan. 27, 2015.
17 Properties on Amelia Island
Where: Amelia Island, Florida Why: Because a free night on gorgeous Amelia Island is always a good idea. Get your third or fourth night free with the Free Night, Any Night promo, available at 17 different hotels, inns, vacation rentals, resorts and B&Bs on Amelia Island. Available through Dec. 31, 2014.
Chateau on the Lake
Chateau on the Lake
Where: Branson, Missouri Why: Because this beautiful resort neighboring Table Rock State Park offers a slew of family-friendly amenities, from its heated indoor pool, kid-friendly movies in the Sassafrass Theater, and nature walks to tennis courts and a playground. Save 25 percent on a suite when you book a stay of at least two nights. Available through May 1, 2014.
Suzanne Rowan Kelleher contributed this to www.MiniTime.com.