For Floridians, the fun doesn’t stop when summer ends. Our pristine oceans, natural wonders, quaint towns, and warm climes set the scene for vacation all year ‘round. Resorts from The Keys to Apalachicola are treating Florida residents to staycation deals throughout summer (and year’s end). Read on to start planning your getaway:
The iconic Key West resort situated at Zero Duval Street will welcome Florida residents with a 15 percent-off accommodation on stays starting starting at $458 per night through the end of September. Ocean Key’s 100 rooms and suites, waterfront dining at the award-winning Hot Tin Roof, exclusive access to LIQUID pool bar and lounge, indulgent treatments in SpaTerre, and daily entertainment at the famed Sunset Pier beckon.
This adult’s-only, all-inclusive resort promises a tropical vacation, just 63 miles south of Miami. Unwind in one of the waterfront oasis’ 135 private bungalows across 12 acres, each boasting their own veranda, oversized soaking tub, outdoor garden shower, and two Huffy beach cruisers. Through December 19, Florida residents will receive up to 15 percent-off through the “Advance Purchase Promotion,” starting at $999 per night for two guests. Travelers must book 30 days in advance and use code AVP when booking.
Since its debut in 1926, this chic and historical Palm Beach hotel has welcomed guests for luxurious stays full of special touches and sumptuous comforts. Savor the cuisine of internationally acclaimed chef Daniel Boulud at Café Boulud; enjoy unparalleled pampering at the Brazilian Court Salon; or indulge in tranquility by the palm-fringed pool. Locals can take advantage of the hotel’s proximity to the beach and other Palm Beach landmarks through the “Stay Local and Save” package, with a 20 percent accommodation on stays through September 30.
Unforgettable shopping, dining, and local attractions await just minutes away from Hawthorn Suites. Florida travelers can take advantage of all that West Palm Beach has to offer by saving 10 percent on their stays.
Hilton Garden Inn Palm Beach Gardens
“Splash and Stay” during a weekend staycation at the Palm Beach Gardens hotel. Guests who book through Labor Day will receive two tickets to Rapids Water Park and breakfast daily for two to fuel the fun-filled getaway. For more information or to book a stay, call (561) 694-5833.
One of the SOFA District’s newest hospitality darlings brings sleek design, modern style, and technology for the savvy traveler. The hotel also offers a vibrant social scene with signature cocktails at the W XYZ Bar, and 24-hour Re:fuel shop with healthy snacks. Guests will enjoy a 24/7 fitness center and the Splash Pool on the hotel’s Amenity deck. Florida residents are invited to “Discover Your City” incentive, with 20 percent-off on food and beverage during a stay through September 30.
The Fort Lauderdale beachfront oasis invites staycation guests to unwind along 500 feet of private beach. Begin the day by watching the sunrise from a private balcony, then enjoy delicious dishes at OCEAN2000 Restaurant & Lounge. For ultimate relaxation, float down Fort Lauderdale’s only lazy river and indulge in some serious pampering at the Scandinavian-inspired PURE Spa. Guests can do it all with a 20 percent-off accommodation, starting $366 per night, through September.
An oceanfront escape is in order. The Forbes Five Star Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa in Manalapan offers extensive amenities, including: the Forbes Five-Star Eau Spa; three tennis courts; two pools; dining at resort’s new Italian restaurant, Polpo; a new Kid’s & Teen’s Club;, complimentary beach chairs and umbrellas; and complimentary bicycle rentals. Florida residents will receive 15 percent-off the best available rate through October 31.
Families looking to extend summer vacation can book a stay at the Orlando resort, just minutes from the city’s iconic theme parks and downtown. The lake-front resort welcomes families with spacious villas, a pirate-themed waterpark, and unique onsite dining options, ranging from casual sports bar to authentic New York Style pizza. Florida families will receive up to 10 percent-off best travel rates, starting at $179 per night for stays through September.
The Wyvern Hotel in Punta Gorda offers a small town coastal vacation, with a little something for the whole family. This downtown Punta Gorda hotel is home to two signature restaurants, including Perch360, a poolside rooftop bar and grill that overlooks Charlotte Harbor. At 88Keys, take in the ambiance and enjoy fine dining options from locally-sourced farms. Florida residents receive 10 percent-off best available rates, starting at $149 per night.
Pack up the car for a Kissimmee-bound roadtrip with the kids and book a stay at Westgate Town Center Resort. Located less than 10 miles from Walt Disney World and Universal Studios, Westgate Town Center welcomes Florida families with spacious rooms, a cozy movie theatre with classic family films, and bike and boat rentals to explore the outdoors. For those interested in a new attraction, the resort’s Shipwreck Island Waterpark welcomes families with adventures all day long. Florida families receive up to 10 percent-off nightly rates, starting at $161 per night through September.
This family resort just a short drive from Walt Disney World and SeaWorld Orlando boasts spacious villas and delicious dining at Los Amigos Mexican Grill & Bar. Florida families will receive up to 10 percent-off nightly rates starting at $106 per night through September.
For those looking for a relaxing and casual getaway, look no further than Coombs Inn & Suites. The boutique inn boasts three elegant, historic Victorian mansions nestled in the heart of the quaint costal village of Apalachicola. From the inn, the area’s restaurants, museums, and boutiques are within walking distance. Florida residents will receive 10 percent-off of their reservation, starting at $129 per night.
Seaside luxury awaits on this Destin resort, situated along one of the country’s most picturesque beaches and adjacent to the 208-acre Henderson Beach State Park. The Henderson is reminiscent of grand seaside manors and captures the essence of traditional coastal architecture. The resort features 170 spacious rooms and suites; five dining options, including a rooftop bar and Gulf-to-table cuisine; two outdoor swimming pools, complete with a lazy river; activities from YOLO boarding to yoga; and a 10,000-square-foot nature-inspired spa. The Henderson will host Florida, Georgia, and Alabama residents with a 20 percent-off accommodation, starting at $342 per night.