Flatotel, a luxury property on West 52nd Street in Manhattan, has a "Spring Fever Reliever" package that includes Friday, Saturday or Sunday accommodations, breakfasts, and shopping/hotel dining discounts for $239 double per night, plus $36 in taxes.
The deal is good through June 30; usual room-only rate is $309. Info: 800-FLATOTEL, or click on packages at www.flatotel.com.
Southwest is holding a systemwide sale with fares from $39 to $149 each way. Travel through Sept. 12; buy by Thursday at www.southwest.com.
Jackson Lake Lodge in Grand Teton National Park, Wyo., is celebrating its 50th anniversary with discounted rates and a $50 daily resort credit per room May 23-June 16 and Sept. 1-Oct. 3. A three-night package for two is $519; usual rate is $670. Taxes are 6 percent extra. Book at (800) 628-9988.
Purchase a $10 "Get More Europe" card from Radisson SAS Hotels & Resorts and receive one free night with a four-night stay in any of 140 hotels in 39 countries, free breakfasts, 25 percent off meals at hotel restaurants and 25 percent off a second room. Deal is good June 1-Aug 31. For example, five nights at the London Portman Hotel with breakfast costs about $847 with the card plus 17.5 percent taxes; five nights' room typically starts at about $1,233 plus taxes. Info: www.getmoreurope.com.
Rent a villa on tony St. Barts in the Caribbean for half-price with a deal from Wimco, a specialist in villa rentals. The two-bedroom Sea View Villa is $1,700 from May 1-Oct. 31; usual rate is $3,400. Ten percent service charge is extra. Info: (800) 932-3222, www.wimco.com.
American West Steamboat Co. is discounting its Dec. 11 "Path of the Explorers" cruise on the Columbia River in the Pacific Northwest by 50 percent. The seven-night cruise starts at $900 per person double, plus $134 in port charges and taxes. Info: (800) 434-1232, www.americanwest steamboat.com (promo SP2).
Save more than 50 percent off brochure rates on a luxury Crystal Cruises Alaskan cruise. The six-night May 9 and 16 sailings on the Crystal Harmony from Whittier, Alaska, to Vancouver start at $1,195 per person double; usual rates start at $2,685. Info: (866) 446-6625, www.crystalcruises.com.
Take a seven-night cruise on China's Yangtze River starting at $599 per person double on select sailings through August. Victoria Cruises (800-348-8084, www.victoriacruises.com) is offering the discount on its "Three Gorges Explorer" cruise round trip from Chongqing to Yichang; fare usually starts at $1,400.
Independence Air is offering a $249 pass that permits unlimited travel to any of its 41 destinations east of the Mississippi from May 1-Aug. 31. The "Glide Pass," available to college students ages 18 to 25, goes on sale at www.flyi.com Friday. Travel Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays; fees and taxes of up to about $20 each way are extra.
British Airways has a Mother's Day package for $529 per person double, plus $113 in taxes, that includes round-trip air from Washington's Dulles or Baltimore-Washington International airports to London, three nights at the three-star Comfort Inn Kensington, a voucher for Harrods and afternoon tea.
The lowest price is for travel through May 29, but the package is available at higher prices for travel through July 31 (book by June 3). Priced separately, air is about $553 and the hotel about $167 per night. Book at (877) 428-2228.
El Al is offering a "Fly & Drive" package to Israel for $759 per person single or double that includes round-trip air from New York's JFK or Newark, N.J., airports to Tel Aviv and a seven-day Avis rental with unlimited mileage. Seven-day advance purchase required; travel before June 15. Taxes and fees are about $210 extra. Priced separately, air costs at least $946 and the car about $166. Book through a travel agent or at (800) 223-6700.
Carol Sottili, Washington Post