WHAT’S THE DEAL?

The Washington Post Sunday - - TRAVEL - — Carol Sot­tili, An­drea Sachs

Land

The High Hamp­ton Inn, in Cashiers, N.C., is of­fer­ing sev­eral dis­counted pack­ages for spring. For ex­am­ple, a golf pack­age starts at $344 a night dou­ble (plus $47 taxes and fees), a sav­ings of $184. The pack­age in­cludes ac­com­mo­da­tions, three daily meals and un­lim­ited golf with cart. Avail­able Sun­days-Thurs­days, from April 30 till June 1. The 1,400-acre prop­erty in the Blue Ridge Moun­tains also has ten­nis, hik­ing, fly-fish­ing and a spa. Book at 800-334-2551. Info: www.high­hamp­toninn.com.

The Wood­stock Inn & Re­sort in Ver­mont has a maple-su­gar sea­son deal with sav­ings of up to 50 per­cent. The Ex­tra Sweet spe­cial starts at $239 per night mid­week and $269 week­ends and in­cludes lux­ury ac­com­mo­da­tions, coun­try break­fast for two and a $100 spa credit per room. Travel Sun­day through May 18. Add 10 per­cent tax and $30 re­sort fee. Info: 888338-2745, www.wood­stock­inn.com.

Ap­ple Va­ca­tions and Ix­tapa Tourism will com­pen­sate guests for any rainy days dur­ing their Mex­i­can va­ca­tion. With the Sun­shine Guar­an­tee pro­mo­tion, re­ceive $50 per day (up to $100 per per­son per stay) if it rains for three or more con­sec­u­tive hours be­tween 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Travel and book by April 30. Trav­el­ers re­ceive a check upon check-out, which can be ap­plied to­ward re­sort charges or cashed within 180 days. More than 10 re­sorts are par­tic­i­pat­ing, in­clud­ing Azul Ix­tapa Beach Re­sort, Barcelo Ix­tapa Beach Re­sort, Ho­tel Posada Real Ix­tapa and Ho­tel Irma Zi­hu­atanejo. Info: www.ap­pl­e­va­ca­tions.com/ ix­tapa­sun­shine­guar­an­tee.

Sea

Amer­i­can Queen Steam­boat Com­pany is of­fer­ing sav­ings of $400 to $2,400 per state­room on 2017 and 2018 cruises. For ex­am­ple, save $500 per state­room on a cruise aboard the Amer­i­can Em­press from Clark­ston, Wash., to Van­cou­ver, Wash., de­part­ing April 9. The dis­counted rate starts at $2,749 per per­son dou­ble, plus $169 taxes, and in­cludes one night at the Daven­port His­toric Ho­tel in Spokane, Wash., and the seven­night cruise. For 2017 cruises, book by March 31; for 2018 cruises, book by July 31. Info: 888-749-5280, www.amer­i­can­queen­steam­boat­com­pany.com. Aber­crom­bie & Kent is of­fer­ing cou­ples and sin­gle cruis­ers sav­ings on a lux­ury ex­pe­di­tion cruise in Asia. Cou­ples who book the 16-day Ja­pan, Hong Kong & the Ryukyu Is­lands Cruise save $4,500 per per­son. The com­pany is also re­duc­ing the sin­gle sup­ple­ment by 75 per­cent. The deal ap­plies to cabin cat­e­gories 1-3. For ex­am­ple, two trav­el­ers in a cat­e­gory 1 state­room pay $30,990, in­clud­ing taxes, down from $39,990. A solo trav­eler pays $17,990, re­duced from $29,990. The ship de­parts Osaka, Ja­pan, on May 28 and re­turns to Hong Kong. Info: 800-554-7016, www.aber­crom­biekent.com.

Air

Save $100 on Con­dor Air­lines’ sea­sonal ser­vice be­tween BWI Mar­shall and Europe. The dis­count ap­plies to flights op­er­at­ing May through Oc­to­ber. Prices vary by des­ti­na­tion and de­par­ture date. For ex­am­ple, with the dis­count, non­stop ser­vice to Frank­furt in Au­gust starts at $550 round trip. Book by Sun­day at www.con­dor.com/us.

Pack­age

Great Value Va­ca­tions is of­fer­ing sav­ings of $100 per per­son on 10 itineraries to Italy. For ex­am­ple, a six-night Rome and Tus­cany trip starts at $873 per per­son, based on four peo­ple trav­el­ing to­gether in Novem­ber. Price in­cludes round-trip air from Wash­ing­ton Dulles to Rome, with re­turn from Florence; two rooms for two nights at Ho­tel Villa Mer­cade out­side Rome; four nights in a two-bed­room apart­ment at Fat­to­ria Degli Usig­noli in Reggello; car rental; and taxes. Priced sep­a­rately, the trip costs about $213 more each. Book by March 10 us­ing promo code ITALY100. Info: 800-8964600, www.great­val­ue­va­ca­tions.com.

Prices were ver­i­fied at press time Thurs­day, but deals sell out and avail­abil­ity is not guar­an­teed. Some re­stric­tions may ap­ply.

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