If you haven't planned your Labor Day vacation this year because skyrocketing fuel prices are making travel ridiculously expensive, don't give up. Some last-minute Labor Day deals are popping up just in time for you to cash in on some amazing trips.
You don't even have to travel far because all four corners of the country are getting in on these last-minute summer specials.
Trying to show off Orlando as more than just a Disney destination, the Orlando Convention and Visitors Bureau is offering up some fantastic Labor Day deals. With Orlando's new "Endless Summer" program, there are more than 80 "get one free" options going on right now. Whether you get a free night in a hotel, a free round of golf or a free ticket to a local attraction, the bargains are irresistible.
The properties involved include superstars like JW Marriott Orlando Grand Lakes, The Point Orlando Resort, Orlando World Center Marriott, Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, Hard Rock Hotel, Crowne Plaza and the list goes on.
You can also find buy one get one free golf at Falcon's Fire Golf Club. After all the freebies there's still so much to do in Orlando that's affordable including: The Winter Park Scenic Boat Tour, a tour of the CityArts Factory, swim with dolphins at Discovery Cove, the Orvis Fly Fishing School and you can even make your own chocolates at Farris & Foster's Fine Chocolates. Yum! For more go to: www.orlandoinfo.com.
This presidential retreat is known for the finer things in life, but this Labor Day weekend one top oceanfront property is offering up a terrific travel bargain. The Beach House Inn in Kennebunkport is the perfect peaceful escape and now it has put together a Labor Day savings package that offers a room, breakfast, afternoon tea, cheese and port in the evening, all starting at $199 a night.
Topping it off, if you stay three nights at the Beach House you'll receive two $100 vouchers to use at the Breakwater Inn spa or at several of the top restaurants in town. For more: www.beachhseinn.com.
For more travel specials in the Kennebunkport area you can get up-to-the-minute information from the Maine Office of Tourism's Web site at www.visitmaine.com.
On this Labor Day weekend you'll find some sensational holiday bargains tucked away in the Mile High City of Denver. This is a beautiful time of year to visit, and it's made even better because some top-rated hotels are making it easy for you to have a Labor Day vacation without breaking the bank.
The Oxford Hotel, one of Denver's most historic hotels, is running a special at just $100 a night for Labor Day weekend. The Oxford is walking distance from the 16th Street Mall shopping area and Denver's hip LoDo District.
Another Labor Day deal you can't afford to miss is at The Curtis, in downtown Denver. This funky, eclectic hotel is offering a special $155-a-night rate that includes a $50 gas card to help ease the pain at the pump. For more: www.theoxfordhotel.com and www.thecurtis.com.