Dear Carry On reader,

The sun may be setting on summer, but a true Vacationist knows the art of getting away anytime—be it slipping off before Labor Day, or planning a proper getaway as fall rushes in. Fortunately, there are plenty of hotel offers and experiences this week to choose, from a posh dalliance on the French Riviera or a retro-chic retreat right in Santa Monica:

Le Cavendish — up to 21 percent off
Cannes, France

This sumptuous Belle Époque original was built in 1897 with half-moon balconies and caryatid columns and refurbished in 2001 as the city's first four-star boutique hotel… (3 days left)

Mondrian, A Morgans Hotel — up to 25 percent off
Miami Beach, Florida

Far from the masses of the oceanfront side of South Beach, the Mondrian holds a plum spot on the isle's opposite shore along Biscayne Bay, looking out on the glass towers of downtown… (3 days left)

Galley Bay Resort & Spa — Up to 60 percent off
Saint John, Antigua and Barbuda

Forty acres of verdant tropical gardens and a nearly mile-long sweep of white beach make Galley Bay—set on Antigua's westerly Five Islands peninsula—feel like a true oasis…(3 days left)

Oceana Santa Monica — up to 33 percent off
Santa Monica, California

Lime green, eggshell blue, and canary yellow compose the punchy palette at this retro-beach-style boutique hotel with a homey and approachable kind of luxury (think poolside iPads and spiked milkshakes)… (6 days left)