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STARWOODRe­sorts has an­nounced a SPG Kids Pass (SPG.com/kidspass) that of­fers all-in­clu­sive food and drinks for ju­nior guests 12 and un­der, ex­clud­ing room ser­vice and mini-bar treats, at al­most 150 Star­wood prop­er­ties; buy the pass at check-in or dur­ing your stay for $US10-$US20, de­pend­ing on the des­ti­na­tion, but you’ll need to be a mem­ber of the Star­wood Pre­ferred Guest pro­gram, or en­rol free on the spot

Syd­ney-based Han­rob pet ho­tel and dog train­ing ser­vice (han­rob.com.au) is ex­pand­ing to Mel­bourne’s Tul­la­ma­rine air­port; open­ing July 21 (book­ings from July 1), Han­rob will of­fer a sta­teof-the-art pet ho­tel with in­door and out­door play ar­eas, com­fort­able ‘‘dog suites’’ and ‘‘cat con­dos’’, and trans­fer ser­vices

Hol­i­day­ing pets stay in style at the five-star Best West­ern Quar­ter­decks Har­bour Re­treat at Queens­land’s Her­vey Bay (best­west­ern aus­tralia.com.au); des­ig­nated vil­las for four-legged guests have a pri­vate se­cure court­yard with undercover shade and the re­treat is just 50m from Her­vey Bay’s best pet-friendly beach; pay an ad­di­tional $100 for the villa ser­vice, ir­re­spec­tive of length of stay, and in­clud­ing a pet pack of good­ies Re­nault Euro­drive (1300 551 160; re­naul­teu­ro­drive. com.au) is of­fer­ing a free week’s driv­ing on se­lect cars, from com­pacts to peo­ple-movers, up to De­cem­ber 31; book and pay by July 29 for a min­i­mum 21-day lease of a Re­nault or Da­cia, and you’ll get full fac­tory war­ranty, 24-hour road­side as­sis­tance, un­lim­ited kilo­me­tres and full in­surance with no ex­cess in 42 coun­tries, plus all past cus­tomers of Re­nault Euro­drive since 2006 get a fur­ther three days free when book­ing any ve­hi­cle Royal Caribbean Cruises’ Ra­di­ance of the Seas (roy­al­caribbean.com.au) is set to be the first Aus­trali­abased ship to of­fer sin­gle cab­ins, but solo trav­ellers will need to pounce as just six one-per­son cab­ins are be­ing added to the liner dur­ing a re­fur­bish­ment ahead of its ar­rival down un­der on Oc­to­ber 15 for its in­au­gu­ral sea­son.

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