Why brave the mall on Black Friday when you could remain curled up in a post-Turkey Day food coma and reap as many rewards shopping online.
This year's travel incentives are particularly plentiful. Below are 7 of the most enticing Black Friday and Cyber Monday travel discounts worth your time and money.
Score a Hotel Room for just $7
Mobile app HotelTonight is offering a bargain-basement batch of $7 hotel rooms across the country on Black Friday, starting at 7 a.m. local time and going until they sell out. But if you're too slow on the draw, never fear. A second promotion featuring rooms starting at $70 per night will run through Cyber Monday.
Skim 70% Off the Top of a Stay at Topnotch Resort
Located in adorable Stowe, Vermont, Topnotch Resort is a 68-room and resort homes luxury property, featuring a 35,000 square-foot spa, indoor-outdoor tennis, two restaurants and shuttle service to and from the slopes. This Cyber Monday, the hotel will be offering 70% off winter and spring stays on applicable dates through June 29, 2015. If you're really ambitious, hit the "Power Hour" between 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. EST to score 50 percent off all suite accommodations. Some restrictions apply.
Enjoy 50% Off Your Stay at a Mexican Luxury Hotel
A Robb Report favorite and romantic beachside retreat, Las Alamandas in Costalegre, Mexico, is offering a 50% discount on rooms to those who book between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Offer applies to a minimum four-night stay and extends through December 2015. To redeem, call 1-888-882-9616, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or book online at www.alamandas.com using the code CYBERSUN. Some restrictions apply.
Historic Hudson Valley Getaway Gets Prices Slashed
Located 90 miles north of New York City, the sprawling Mohonk Mountain House resort is reducing prices on one- and two-night stays booked for select weekends in 2015: one night receives a 30% discount, while two nights receives 40% off. Applicable theme weekends include January 23-25 (Scottish Weekend); January 30 – February 1 (Locavore Weekend); February 27 – March 1 (Girlfriends’ Getaway); March 13-15 (Mohonk Thinks YOU Can Dance); and March 27-29 (Mohonk Sampler). All deals must be booked by 9 p.m. EST on Cyber Monday. Redeem at www.mohonk.com or call (855) 318-9892.
An Ah-mazing Austin Destination--for Less
Even the deals are bigger in Texas: Lake Austin Spa Resort in Austin, Texas is taking 30% off off its lowest priced Three Night Resort Package. For $1204 per person, guests can stay in double-occupancy signature accommodations inclusive of three meals daily and unlimited activities, ranging from hiking to yoga to cooking classes. Or, indulge with "me, myself and I" at the solo-occupancy rate of $1480 for all three nights. Sale runs through Wednesday, Dec 3, 2014 and applies to trips booked through February 19, 2015. Redeem online or at 800-847-5637. Some restrictions and fees apply.
Indulge in the Nation's Capital at a Fraction of the Cost
For just 24 hours, the luxe, art deco-inspired Melrose Georgetown Hotel in Washington, D.C. will offer discounts of up to 50% and beginning at $89 per night for reservations that take place between December 1, 2015 and January 11, 2015. To redeem, visit Melrose Georgetown online and use code CYBR13.
Take Your Mama to the Bahamas
Just because this Cyber deal is valid through Wednesday, Dec. 3, doesn't mean you shouldn't jump on it. Those who book a four-night stay at the Grand Lucayan Resort for travel between December 1, 2014 and September 30, 2015, will receive 60% off regular rates beginning at $79 per night. Plus, a $150 Resort Credit will be yours to apply toward spa treatments, dining or golf. To redeem, use code BLKFR.