Growing up in Hawaii, I know how incredible Christmas can be when it is celebrated with sunny skies, gentle breezes and the Pacific Ocean lapping at your feet.
If you are looking for a truly unique venue to make the season bright, then head to these warm and welcoming travel destinations that are offering amazing holiday savings for snowbirds:
Best Western Plus Inn by the Sea: Located in La Jolla, California, the popular property is offering a “Rejuvenate the Soul Spa” package from now through December 30th. It features a choice of different spa services, including a 55-minute massage or facial. Rates start at $229.
Kimpton’s Hotel Solamar San Diego and Hotel Palomar San Diego: The sister San Diego properties have an incredible “Toast the Season for Just $1 More” package deal going on from now through December 31st. It includes deluxe accommodations and two complimentary cocktails every day of your hotel stay for just $1 more than the best available rate.
Grande Colonial Hotel: This San Diego-area gem, which is located just steps away from breathtaking La Jolla Cove, is offering a $25 Dining Credit package. The deal includes overnight accommodations in an Ocean, Garden or Village View room or suite, plus a $25 gift card that can be used to cover the cost of room service or food and beverages at the hotel’s award-winning Nine-Ten restaurant.
Omni San Diego Hotel: One of San Diego’s most stylish properties is running a “Say No to Snow” package from now through January 5, 2012. The deal includes one-night deluxe accommodations for two, peppermint margaritas for two at McCormick and Schmick’s restaurant, a bottle of sunscreen at check-in, complimentary valet parking and a 10% off Macy’s gift card for last-minute holiday shopping. Rates start at just $139 per night for the entire package.