|by Kaeli Conforti||Romance, California, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Maryland, New York City, Virginia, Wisconsin, Trip Ideas, Family Travel, Girlfriend Getaways, Women's Travel||0|
Looking to take a romantic getaway for Valentine's Day or enjoy a long weekend trip in honor of Presidents' Day? We're here to help. Here are seven hotel deals you need to know about.
Washington D.C., Virginia, and Maryland
All 12 Kimpton properties in Washington D.C., Virginia, and Maryland are offering a special "Take It Off For Love" rate—basically, the longer you stay, the more money you save. You'll save 10 percent on a one night stay, 20 percent on a two night stay, and 30 percent on a three night stay, so you're paying roughly $125 per night for one night, from $110 per night for two nights, and from $95 per night for three nights. The special rate is available Thursdays thru Sundays now thru Mar. 3, 2013, including Presidents' Day weekend. As a special treat, you'll also score complimentary chocolates and champagne on your first night. Enter promo code 4LOVE when booking online.
BridgeStreet Residences, Serviced Apartments, and Suites
Book three nights or more now thru Mar. 31st and rates start at $151 per night for a fully equipped apartment rental located a few minutes from the White House and Lafayette Park. You'll also get to choose a few perks based on whether you're a political junkie—pick the brain of a personal D.C. advisor, enjoy lunch at the oldest restaurant in D.C., and receive a Presidents' Footsteps guide to get you up to speed on historical happenings—or a sight-seer, which earns you a pair of pocket warmers and a metro pass per person. Mention the "Past and Presidents" package and use promo code PREZ13 when booking at any of the four Washington D.C. locations now thru Mar. 31, 2013.
The Lodge at Tiburon
San Francisco Area, California
Located on San Francisco Bay's scenic Tiburon Peninsula, The Lodge at Tiburon is offering a special for anyone seeking a romantic getaway by the bay. Rates start at just $99 per night now thru Feb. 28, 2013, and you'll also get complimentary sparkling wine upon arrival, plus a 20 percent discount on dinner at the resort. Package deal is valid Feb. 13-15 and Feb. 20-21 only and is based on availability.
The Abbey Resort
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
If you are looking for more of a family getaway than a romantic trip, from Feb. 15-18, The Abbey Resort will host the All-Star Lego Show, and room rates start at $129 per night over Presidents' Day weekend. View a miniature winter train village, sculptures of Buzz Aldrin and Marvin Martian among other childhood heroes and villains, and an homage to classic lego city and space displays from the 1980s. Exhibits are open Saturday, Feb. 16th from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and on Sunday, Feb. 17th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. while complimentary lego workshops will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. and at 1 p.m. on Sunday.
The Bowery House
New York City
If you're looking for a budget-friendly Big Apple getaway, try The Bowery House, where you can get a private room (the Prince Room is shown above) for from $89 a night. The hotel is located in New York City's trendy Nolita neighborhood and close to popular restaurants and nightlife. Book online or call 212/837-2373.
Oneida County, New York
Select B&Bs in central upstate New York are offering special rates over Valentine's Day weekend—prices at the Belle Maison Farm Bed & Breakfast range from $75-$100 per night depending on the room you choose, while rooms at the Antique and Irish Welch House start at $119 per night.