Family Values Spring 2008
Published: May 2009
1. Port Angeles, Wash.
Sol Duc Hot Springs Resort
866/476-5382; visitsolduc.com; ask for the Spring at the Springs package.
What’s Included A four-person cabin in Olympic National Park; breakfast; boxed lunch; passes to the thermal pools.
Cost $188 per night, through May 22.
Savings 23 percent.
2. Lake Tahoe, Nev.
Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort
775/832-1234; hyatt.com; ask for the Tahoe Kids package.
What’s Included A double at the lodge-style waterfront hotel; half off the kids’ club rate; a roll of quarters for the arcade; valet parking.
Cost From $259 per night, through May 23.
Savings 20 percent.
3. Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
Marival Resort & Suites
52-322/226-8200; gomarival.com; ask for the Family Getaway package.
What’s Included A double at the all-inclusive beach resort north of Puerto Vallarta; golf for each adult.
Cost From $378 per night for a family of four, through March 31.
Savings 20 percent.
4. Mount Sterling, Ohio
Deer Creek Resort
877/678-3337; visitdeercreek.com; ask for the Dinner, S’Mores, & More package.
What’s Included A cottage at the wooded retreat 45 minutes from Columbus; a $25 dinner voucher; s’mores fixings.
Cost From $229 for a two-night stay, through May 23.
Savings 48 percent.
5. Manchester, VT.
800/362-4747; equinoxresort.com; ask for the Three for $333 package.
What’s Included A double at the posh 239-year-old inn, a quick walk from the village.
Cost $333 for a three-night midweek stay, through May 22.
Savings From 30 percent.
6. New Orleans
New Orleans Marriott
866/530-3763; marriott.com; ask for the Four Legs or Fins package.
What’s Included A double at the downtown hotel; breakfast; four tickets to the zoo or aquarium.
Cost From $169 per night, through May.
Savings 40 percent.
7. Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Viva Wyndham Playa Dorada
877/999-3223; wyndham.com; ask for the Fourth Night Free package.
What’s Included A double at the all-inclusive resort, steps from a 13-mile beach.
Cost From $1,740 for a family of four for a four-night stay, through March 31.
Savings 25 percent.
877/331-9301; dooleyvacations.com; ask for the Loch Ness Monster package.
What’s Included Round-trip airfare from New York; six nights’ lodging; breakfast; car rental; Loch Ness cruise.
Cost From $1,115 per person.
Savings 26 percent.
Special for T+L Family Readers
Duck Key, Fla.; 888/443-6393; hawkscay.com; ask for the T+L Family package.
What’s Included A double at the recently renovated oceanside resort in the heart of the Keys; breakfast; and a dolphin interaction program for kids.
Cost From $335 per night for a family of four, with a two-night minimum, through May.
Savings 30 percent.