Boy, sometimes it feels like you blink and all of a sudden summer is halfway over. Memorial Day has come and gone, and all our doggo friends are finally recovered from the stress of all those Fourth of July festivities, which means the dog days are now right around the corner. It’s the hottest time of the year and before too long we’ll all be arguing over how early is too early to start drinking pumpkin spice-flavored coffee drinks.
But we’re getting ahead of ourselves a bit here. Just because a few big summer holidays have come and gone doesn’t mean that summer is anything close to over. There’s still plenty of time to get out there—whether by land, air, or sea—and see a different part of our nation or world. And even if you’re strapped for vacation time or simply want to avoid some incredibly crowded airports at the moment, it’s a great time of year to start planning ahead for fall or even winter vacations.
Of course, none of this is getting cheaper. Airlines are busier than ever and hotel prices are soaring. Thankfully, there are still plenty of vacation deals to be had, and we have rounded up the best ones out there right now.
The deals below have a little something for everyone. We’ve got cheap flight, travel, and hotel deals, with both budget-friendly and aspirational options. We’ve got vacation packages, train deals, tour savings, and even camper van rental promos and the occasional luggage deal. There’s also a mix of the best flight deals for both last-minute summer travel and for those planning ahead for off-peak getaways later this year.
Throughout the month, we’ll continue to update this post so you can stay on top of all the best flight, travel, and hotel deals so you can save some coin when you’re getting out there this month and beyond. Bookmark this page and we promise you’ll always have something good to come back for.
Flight Deals Right Now
Breeze is running a flash sale on last-minute August travel, with flights on more than 90 routes on sale from as low as $29 one-way. The deal is available for flights between August 9 and August 29, 2023, and they must be booked by July 17.
You can score cheap airfare from the mainland to a number of in-demand Hawaiian destinations from many mainland cities right now, as long as you’re OK with putting off your Hawaiian adventure until the late summer or fall. Flights booked through the airline’s one-way fare sale from San Jose to Kona start at $119 one-way for travel between August 14 and October 26, while flights between LA, Long Beach, San Francisco, and San Jose and destinations like Kahului, Kona, and Lihue are also available at discounted rates for travel between mid-August and late October. Select flights to Hawaii from Portland, Seattle, Phoenix, Austin, Boston, and New York are also on sale.
The budget airline’s popular GoWild! all-you-can-fly pass just went on sale. Right now, Frontier is offering a $299 fall and winter flight pass (good for flights between September 2, 2023 and February 29, 2024) for a limited time. Additionally, the airline has discounted its summer 2023 unlimited flight pass (good through September 30, 2023) to $499. The airline also has an annual pass going for $1,999 per year. The pass does have some rules and limitations, including blackout periods and that you need to book your domestic flight the day before your trip.
Right now, you can book discounted airfare between the US and Fiji, through the island nation’s flag carrier for a limited time. Roundtrip flights from LA or San Francisco to Fiji start at $609, and roundtrip flights to Honolulu start at $579. The airline is also offering discounted flights between the US and both Australia and New Zealand, starting at $879 roundtrip.
JetBlue just launched its new nonstop Amsterdam flights departing from both Boston and New York, and the airline is offering the flights at a discounted rate for a limited time. Airfare is starting at $479 roundtrip. The flights from New York begin on August 29, while the flights from Boston start on September 20.
The budget airline is offering up to 30% off vacation packages, allowing travelers to save significant cash when you book your flight, hotel, and/or rental car all together through the airline. One deal offers a Chicago package to Las Vegas starting at $201 per person for a three-night stay, while another three-night Detroit package to Cancun starts at $289 per person.
The airline has discounted stopover flight packages right now including 40% off two or four-night hotel stays in Abu Dhabi hotels, one or two-night free stopovers in selected hotels, and free accommodations for travelers with a connecting flight in Abu Dhabi. The airline’s stopover program also offers discounts on restaurants and experiences. More details are available here.
Delta Air Lines
Delta AmEx cardholders can now earn award flights obtained using their SkyMiles at a 15% discount through the airline’s new “TakeOff 15” promotion.
Hotel Deals Right Now
Sandals Resorts and Beaches Resorts
Sandals and Beaches is running a “Rhythm and Blues Caribbean” sale offering up to $500 air credits and $150 in spa credits at its Red Lane Spa at all of its Caribbean resorts. The deal is available on bookings of five nights or more through July 27, 2023.
Turneffe Island Resort
The private island resort in Belize is now offering a “Pay 4 Nights, Stay 7” deal on stays through October 13, 2023. The deal is good for stays with arrivals and destinations on Saturdays, full payment is due at the time of booking, and all reservations are final. The promo is valid on bookings through July 31, 2023.
The company’s Upgraded Rooms & Suites deal is offering guests complimentary room upgrades or discounted suites for summer stay at many of its properties for bookings through July 31, 2023. The company is also offering a number of packages for Memorial Day, which can be browsed on its website.
The Restoration Hotel Collection
The boutique hotel with Charleston and Asheville locations is offering 10% off two-night stays, 15% off three-night stays, and 25% off stays of four nights or more there through August 31, 2023.
Andaz Mexico City Condesa
The luxury CDMX hotel in the historic and artsy Condesa neighborhood is offering 20% off stays at the property now through August 31, 2023. The hotel offers amenities like rooftop pools, a spa, and a matcha cafe.
Disney Springs Resort Area Hotels
The seven properties located within the Disney World resort area are offering rooms starting at a discounted rate of $97 for stays between May 1 and August 31, 2023 right now. Some blackout dates may apply.
The famous NYC hotel is celebrating its 120th birthday and offering a special “120 Days of Summer” discount on Friday stays at the property. The deal is good for a special $120 Anniversary rate and early check-in at 1:20 pm, as well as access to some curated summer fun gifts and food and drink vouchers. The deal is available on Friday stays through the end of August 2023 using the promo code 120.
The hotel brand is offering several deals on summer travel right now. You can save up to 30% on stays at any Sonesta property of more than two nights using the promo code SUM2023. The deal is good for stays between May 23 and September 15, 2023. Royal Sonesta New Orleans is also offering reduced rates starting at $159 per night with free parking for stays through September 10, 2023.
Omni Hotels & Resorts
The company is offering two promotions this summer, including up to 20% off stays through its “Longer Days, Longer Stays” offer through September 28 (10% off one night, 15% off two nights, or 20% off three nights). Its “Carried Away” promotion is also offering savings on stays of at least two nights at Omni’s resorts. When you book through September 7 for stays through September 8, you’ll get a $200 resort credit or $50 hotel credit and a custom-designed SCOUT Bags summer tote.
The iconic Miami hotel is offering up to 25% off stays of four nights or more, as well as a $100 resort credit, for stays from now through September 30, 2023. Blackout dates may apply, and the deal is subject to availability.
Sonesta Maho Beach Resort, Casino & Spa
The all-inclusive St. Marteen property is offering a “Stay a Little Longer on Us” offer on bookings made through July 31 for stays through October 31, 2023. Guests booking four nights will receive their fifth night for free using the promo code B4G1FREE.
The Puerto Vallarta boutique hotel comprised of the former homes of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton is offering guests who book a three-night stay their fourth night for free as part of its “Hot Nights Cool Savings” seasonal promotion. The deal is valid on stays through October 31, 2023.
Right now, travelers joining Motel 6’s rewards program, My6, will receive 6% off their stay at all Motel 6 and Studio 6 properties. My6 members also get up to 30% off Avis car rentals, free delivery from DoorDash and Grubhub, and $30 off airfare purchased through the Cheap O Air platform.
Capital One Travel
VentureX cardholders can earn a $100 “experience credit” if they stay at any of the card company’s new Premier Collection of hotels and resorts. The credits can be applied to dining, spa services, and more. Room upgrades, when available, are also offered to cardholders.
Cruise Deals Right Now
Holland America Line
The cruise line’s new “Unforgettable Journeys Event” promotion is offering discounts on cruise bookings through July 31, 2023. The deal is available for cruises departing between October 2023 and April 2024 and it includes free pre-paid crew appreciation, a 50% reduced deposit, and access to “Have It All” amenities. As a bonus, some European cruises come with up to $500 in air credits per person and kids can cruise for free on certain cruises.
Uniworld Boutique River Cruises
The cruise company is offering up to $3,000 off select 2023 sailings right now for trips booked through through July 31, 2023. Nearly every Uniworld itinerary—including sailings to Peru, Vietnam, and its new Belgian holiday offering—is included in the sale, though some departure dates are not.
The Norwegian cruise company is celebrating its 130th anniversary with a deal on two of its signature sailings. Select sailings of both its Svalbard Express and North Cape Express offerings are now available to book at up to 30% off standard rates. The deal is good through August 31, 2023.
Norwegian Cruise Line
Norwegian Cruise Line has renewed its partnership with PLAYSTUDIOS, a casual mobile games platform, and $1 million has been reinvested in complimentary travel for gamers. The partnership is offering a deal where consumers can redeem reward points for free travel or discounts up to $750 off any cruise, and select one of 500 three to seven-night sailings to the Mexican Riviera, Bermuda, the Bahamas, Alaska, and the Caribbean.
Disney Cruise Line
The popular cruise line is currently offering up to 35% off select sailings from a number of destinations including Rome, Barcelona, Copenhagen, Southampton, Miami, Vancouver, and Port Canaveral.
The cruise line is now offering 30% off all its cruises alongside its “Kids Sail Free” promotion. More details on available sailing dates are available here.
More Travel Deals Right Now
On July 11 and July 12, the popular luggage brand is running a Frequent Flyers Flash Sale offering up to 35% off site-wide markdowns, as well as a 15% off promo code FREQUENTFLYER automatically applied at discount.
EF Ultimate Break
The group travel company is offering discounts on summer 2024 packages through July 27 as part of its semi-annual sale. The deals include up to $800 off trips to the Greek islands, and up to $600 off packages to Germany, Italy, and Switzerland.
The popular destination is offering deals of up to 65% off more than 40 hotels, resorts, tours, and excursions for the guests visiting the area now through September. The special offers can be browsed at the destination’s “Discover Summer Saint Lucia Style” hub. Deals include up to 65% off bookings at the Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa, up to 50% off select dates at the Coco Palm Hotel, and 20% off stays at La Haut Resort.
The rail service is offering its new discounted “Night Owl” tickets on the Northeast Corridor right now. Additional current Amtrak deals can be viewed here.
The polar adventure-focused company is running a summer promotion with up to a 30% discount on Arctic escapes this summer, Antarctic expeditions in the winter, and all 2024 and 2025 itineraries, on top of a number of regular offers. The deals are available through September 27, 2023.
The booking platform is offering getaway deals at 15% off or more through September 28, 2023.
The expedition company is offering 50% off the cost of its immersive Patagonia Discovery Trek when it’s booked (and deposited) in combination with one of its Antarctic voyages by September 30, 2023. The company is also offering up to 25% off several voyages departing between November 2023 and February 2024.
The tour brand is offering up to 15% off a number of getaways booked less than four months out, including over $500 off a 28-day European Discoverer tour and almost $300 off the company’s Spectacular Canyons and National Parks tour.
The camper van rental startup has a number of deals to help you save money on your next adventure right now. You can get $200 off bookings of five nights or more using the promo code EXTENDEDSTAYS, or $600 off bookings of ten nights or more with the code EXTENDEDSTAY10. One way trips from select markets are available for $75/night, and teachers and first responders can both get 20% off their stay. The service is available in Seattle, LA, San Francisco, and Austin.
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