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Labor Day signals summer's grand finale — and if, like us, you're sad to see summer go, squeeze in one more weekend of warm-weather fun to close out the season in style. We've rounded up five hot holiday getaways to help you enjoy summer's last hurrah.
Pick from a summer in the city package in New York; a Florida beach and golf break in Naples; a lakeside family getaway in Maine; and more. Best of all, these close-to-home Labor Day weekends are extremely affordable with rates starting from only $179/night.
Just steps from the sprawling green meadows of Central Park and Broadway’s world-class theaters, the landmark Park Central hotel provides a great base for a classic New York City adventure this holiday weekend.
Rack rates for superior king guestrooms at this time of year cost about $250/night, but you’ll save almost 30 percent with the hotel’s Labor Day Special. Holiday rates start at just $179/night, a price that covers breakfast each morning at the Park Central’s elegant, bistro-style café.
Surrounded by gorgeous white-sand beaches and beautiful bays, the resort town of Naples is an ideal mini-vacation destination on Florida’s southwestern coast. At La Playa Beach and Golf Resort, guests enjoy elegant beachfront accommodations with amenities like an award-winning seafood restaurant, a lavish 4,500-square-foot Asian-themed spa, and an 18-hole championship golf course set amid tropical mangroves and exotic wildflowers.
Extend your Labor Day weekend with the resort’s holiday special and receive your fourth night free. Plus, travel anytime through November 14 to save up to 55 percent off the cost of your stay. All guestrooms have wrought-iron furnishings, goose-down pillows, and four-poster canopied beds. Rates are now available from just $193/night.
The Barton Creek Resort in Texas Hill Country, an area praised for its remarkable natural scenery and up-and-coming wineries, is located just 30 minutes by car from Austin, and is a 4,000-acre family-friendly resort with a spa, country club, and 312 elegant guestrooms with views of the surrounding countryside.
Book your stay over Labor Day weekend to enjoy perks like all-American cookouts, family activities, and wine and food receptions. For $20 per person, guests can attend A Taste of America, the resort’s special evening wine tasting on Saturday, September 5. Holiday rates for standard guestrooms start at $199/night.
Situated on the shores of Southern Maine’s largest lake, the Point Sebago resort is the perfect setting for a magical Maine getaway this Labor Day. Guests of this 775-acre family destination will discover a gorgeous marina with private boat rentals, an 18-hole championship golf course, and free kids programs. For the best value, we’d suggest the Labor Day Weekend Package.
This 3-night special includes eight buffet meals (with one lobster dinner); daily family activities and games with prizes; unlimited paddle boat, canoe, and kayak rentals; nightly entertainment; and a special 1-hour cruise aboard the canopied Point Sebago Princess. Choose from tent-site accommodations, park trailers, resort cottages, or 2-bedroom vacation homes. Package rates start from $200 per adult. Kids age eleven and under pay just $35.
Perched atop rocky bluffs along Central California’s stunning coastline, the recently renovated Cliffs Resort boasts a spectacular seaside spa, heated oceanfront pool, and laid-back Latin-themed restaurant with sweeping views of the Pacific.
Wind down the summer hours by visiting over 80 nearby wineries of the Paso Robles, Templeton, and Arroyo Grande regions, or spend the long weekend stretching out on the sand at one of the area’s pristine beaches. The Labor Day Summer Finale package covers three nights’ accommodation for a family of four. Package rates start at $659, and include breakfast, barbeque lunches, and nightly wine tastings.
Taxes and fees are additional.
The Labor Day weekend is a popular holiday for travel, so book soon for best availability.
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