WHAT’S THE DEAL?

The Washington Post Sunday - - TRAVEL -

This week’s best travel bar­gains around the globe. Land

French Leave Re­sort, an Au­to­graph Col­lec­tion Ho­tel on Eleuthera, in the Ba­hamas, is of­fer­ing an air­line credit in honor of its new ocean­view vil­las. With the Grand Reveal pack­age, stay at least seven nights and re­ceive a $650 air­line credit per room. (Earned upon check­out.) Rates start at $3,962, in­clud­ing taxes. Book by March 31; travel through Dec. 21. Use promo code YX1. Info: 242-332-3778, www.mar­riott.com/ho­tels/ travel/el­hak­french­leavere­sort­au­to­graph­col­lec­tion.

Mar­gar­i­taville Re­sort & Ma­rina, on Florida’s Key West water­front, has a pack­age cel­e­brat­ing Na­tional Mar­garita Day (Feb. 22), with perks val­ued at more than $100. The twonight pack­age starts at $998 and in­cludes a pitcher of mar­gar­i­tas (worth $42); two pool tow­els ($50) and a bucket of Land­shark Lagers ($23); a cata­ma­ran sun­set sail for two, in­clud­ing cham­pagne; and a $50 food and bev­er­age credit. Add a $58 re­sort fee and about 13 per­cent for taxes. Valid through April 30; black­out dates ap­ply. Info: 855366-8045, www.mar­gar­i­tavillekey­westres ort.com/chill.

Made­line Ho­tel and Res­i­dences, in Tel­luride, Colo., has a Spring Ski­ing Spe­cial, with sav­ings of 30 per­cent. Prices vary. For ex­am­ple, a midMarch week­night starts at $360 for a king room, in­clud­ing taxes and fees — a sav­ings of $154. Dis­counts ap­ply to apart­ments through April 2 and to ho­tel rooms March 1-April 2. Info: 855-923-7640, www.made­linetel­luride.com.

Sea

Euro­pean Wa­ter­ways is cel­e­brat­ing the 100th an­niver­sary of its L’Art de Vivre ho­tel barge with 20 per­cent off 2017 cruises. The lux­ury eight­pas­sen­ger ves­sel spends a week cruis­ing near the Bur­gundy re­gion of France. Cab­ins start at $3,590 per per­son dou­ble, a sav­ings of $900, and in­clude all gourmet meals, fine wine, open bar, es­corted daily ex­cur­sions, lo­cal trans­fers, bikes and taxes. Se­lect depar­tures April-Oc­to­ber. Info: 877-879-8808, www.go­b­arg­ing.com.

Hur­tigruten has a spe­cial on Nor­we­gian coast cruises booked by March 31. Save $250 per per­son and re­ceive a $200 on­board credit for the 11-night voy­age that sails round trip from Ber­gen to Kirkenes. Sav­ings ap­ply to all cabin cat­e­gories through March 31 and to se­lectand plat­inum-level cat­e­gories April 1-Dec. 31. Also save $150 on all cabin cat­e­gories for the fivenight Kirkenes-to-Ber­gen cruise and $100 on the six-night re­verse itin­er­ary. Both also qual­ify for a $100 on­board credit. Prices vary. For ex­am­ple, the five-night sail­ing that de­parts Kirkenes on June 3 starts at $1,751 per per­son dou­ble, in­clud­ing taxes. Info: 866-552-0371, www.hur­tigruten.us.

Air

Azores Air­lines has sale fares from Bos­ton to Madeira, the Por­tuguese is­land 750 miles south­west of Lis­bon. Round-trip fare to Fun­chal, the cap­i­tal, starts at $568 for travel March 27-June 19. Priced sep­a­rately, the round-trip fare from Wash­ing­ton to Bos­ton starts at about $160. From Wash­ing­ton, air to Madiera typ­i­cally starts at about $1,050. Book by Tues­day at www.azore­sair­lines.pt.

Pack­age

Ritz Tours is of­fer­ing sav­ings of $600 per cou­ple on its new lux­ury tours to Thai­land and China. For ex­am­ple, the 11-night Thai­land tour in­cludes roundtrip air from Wash­ing­ton Dulles to Bangkok on Air China; three flights within Thai­land; four nights at the Grand Hy­att Erawan Bangkok, three nights at the Four Sea­sons Re­sort Chi­ang Mai and four nights at the Four Sea­sons Re­sort Koh Sa­mai; 18 meals; tours; land trans­port; air­port trans­fers; and taxes. The Thai­land tour starts at $5,500 per per­son dou­ble for se­lect depar­tures in May, Septem­ber and Oc­to­ber. Book by Tues­day; 60-day ad­vance pur­chase re­quired. Info: 888-345-7489, https://premier.ritz­tours.com. — Carol Sot­tili, An­drea Sachs Prices were ver­i­fied at press time Thurs­day, but deals sell out and avail­abil­ity is not guar­an­teed. Some re­stric­tions may ap­ply.

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