12 Amazing Beach Vacation Deals You Can Score on Black Friday
Mahekal Beach Resort, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Kick back and relax in the Mexican resort town of Playa del Carmen, which boasts activity for everyone, from the nightlife seekers to the history buffs (Mayan ruins are just a short drive away). This gorgeous resort, set on 920 feet of beachfront, features Swiss Family Robinson-style bungalows as guest rooms and lush, tropical surroundings, making for an idyllic stay within the bustling city. Beginning November 12, rates for the laid-back accommodations will be slashed by up to 60 percent (prices start at $109 per night) for travel through October 31, 2019. Additionally, guests who book five or more nights will receive a $200 food and beverage credit to be used at any of the resort’s five restaurants. To book, visit mahekalbeachresort.com or call 1-877-235-4452 and mention the Cyber Monday deal.
San Francisco Proper Hotel
Looking for a coastal vacay with an urban vibe? Now is your chance to book a deeply discounted stay—on a weekend!—at the impossibly chic Kelly Wearstler-designed Proper Hotel. The 131-room boutique stay, which opened just recently, is offering up to 40 percent off rates on stays from Friday through Sunday nights for travel through February 28, 2019. To score the Cyber Monday special, book through November 27 using the code “CYBER.”
Brazilian Court Hotel, Palm Beach, Florida
Do like the snowbirds do and head to Florida for the winter (at least for a weekend). This luxury 80-room resort in Palm Beach is located in a historic Spanish Colonial-style building and decked out in elegant 1920s-inspired décor. Rates here, especially during the popular winter months, can run upwards of $500; book on Cyber Monday (November 26), however, and you’ll snag a room for as little as $299 per night for travel from December to January. In addition to the discount, guests who book on Cyber Monday will receive a complimentary room upgrade, welcome champagne, a complimentary half-day bike rental, and free parking. To book, call 561-655-7740 and mention the Cyber Monday offer.
The Cove Eleuthera, Bahamas
If off-the-beaten-path (but still easy enough to get to) escapes are more your speed, head to the under-the-radar Bahamian island of Eleuthera (named the “best secret island on earth”). The Cove, a quaint, 57-room resort on the island, offers just enough activity—from snorkeling and paddle boarding to lounging by the scenic infinity pool—to keep you entertained. From November 26 – 30, enjoy a complimentary fourth night and $100 resort credit when booking stays through December 31, 2019. Just visit thecoveeleuthera.com and enter code CYBER.
Westin Los Cabos, Mexico
Ever wondered what it would be like to vacation like a celebrity? Head to Los Cabos, Mexico, a mecca for Hollywood stars looking to decompress from the bustle of L.A. Perched on gentle cliffs overlooking the Sea of Cortez, the Westin is an ideal spot to kick back—particularly when rates are going for 35 percent cheaper than normal. Book online by November 26 for travel through June 30, 2019 to score the deal (plus a $50 resort credit on stays three nights or longer), and use code TRVLDEAL.
Peregrine Adventures Thai Island Cruise
Itching for a more exotic beach getaway? Jet off to Thailand, where Peregrine Adventures, an adventure tour operator, offers 8-day cruises around the picturesque Thai islands (meals and excursions included). In honor of Black Friday, the company is offering BOGO deals—yep, that’s buy one ticket get one FREE—on three of its popular Thailand cruises if you sail from December through February 2019. To book, call 1-800-663-5132 or chat with Peregrine Adventures on peregrineadventures.com/cyber-sale-bogo. And you’ll definitely want to book this dream vacation quickly because, as the website says, “The ocean is your swimming pool on this adventure cruise—and what an ocean it is.”
Sea Island, Georgia
This charming Southern resort town is a dream to visit year-round, but especially so in January and February, when the days are 71 percent sunny and the average temps hover around 71 degrees. To celebrate that magic number, Sea Island is offering a unique deal from Black Friday through Cyber Monday: Guests who book two or more nights for stays during the months of January and February will receive 71 percent off the third night, plus complimentary breakfast at the elegant Cloister building. Visit SeaIsland.com on Black Friday to book.
Hamilton Princess, Bermuda
When this historic “Pink Palace” reopened after an extensive $100 million renovation in 2016, it did so to great fanfare. The iconic property, home to celeb chef Marcus Samuelsson’s celebrated restaurant and the only full-service hotel marina in the country, is a must-see among Bermuda’s long-list of must-sees (the pink beaches, the shipwrecks, the historic landmarks, we could go on…). From Black Friday through Cyber Monday, this luxurious property is offering budget bookings, with 50 percent off rates for weekend stays through March 31, 2019. Snag the deal over at TheHamiltonPrincess.com.
For a spot that calls itself the Bahamas’ first and only “Super-Inclusive” resort, you can expect to score a completely worry- and planning-free vacation. Here, in addition to unlimited food and drinks from a variety of bars and restaurants, your fee also provides you with access to a 1,000-foot stretch of beautiful Bahamian beach and tons of activities on land and water (tennis, rock climbing, kayaking, sailing, paddleboats, and more). On Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the resort is offering rates starting at $119 per night per person, with room upgrades going for just $10. Couple that with the year-round flight deals to the Bahamas, and we can’t think of a better long weekend budget getaway. Book online at breezes.com.
Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina, Rhode Island
While not for the warm-weather worshippers, New England is idyllic as a late winter/early spring vacation. And Gurney’s, an iconic marina-front stay just outside downtown Newport, is the perfect quintessential New England getaway. From November 21 – 25, the resort is offering 30 percent off all rooms for travel from December 1 through April 30, 2019, with a bonus of 50 percent off suites on Cyber Monday.
Sarasota Modern, Florida
Be the first to experience this soon-to-be-opened boutique stay in the heart of Sarasota, one of Florida’s most vibrant small cities. The luxury accommodations feature contemporary styled rooms with guest access to a private pool and upscale bar and restaurant. From November 23 – 26, you can pre-book rooms online for a special rate of $249 per night (use promo code LPR) for stays throughout 2019.
Turquoize Tower at Hyatt Ziva Cancun, Mexico
Much more than a Spring Break destination, Cancun is paradise for sun seekers looking to relax along Mexico’s pristine white-sand beaches. The Tuquoize Tower is an adults-only hideaway with an elevated feel; stays here include personalized butler services and access to a private rooftop bar and infinity pool and lounge. For Cyber Monday, the resort is offering up to 60 percent off stays between April 29 and December 20, 2019. Visit resortsbyhyatt.com/turquoise-ziva-cancun to book.