As the green bean casserole and turkey settles in the old gut and endless football games populate every television in the house, now is the perfect time to sit back, relax, and check out all those Black Friday and Cyber Monday travel deals.
We've sorted through oodles of deals and found the ones that seem best suited for Houstonians, whether you're in search of a nearby escape, a Florida or Hawaii beach trip, a California wine getaway, or even a cheaper ski lift pass. Please keep in mind that blackout dates do apply to many of these stays, so good luck and happy sales to you.
Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort: Book George Strait’s revamped Boerne resort by Dec. 2 to get 30% off stays from Dec. 1 to Feb. 29, 2020.
Miraval Austin: From Dec. 2 to Dec. 9, this zen Hill Country resort offers 50% more credit (or $275) to use toward its incredible spa services, wellness workshops, and private sessions with Miraval specialists during your stay—along with 15% off spa retail purchases—when you book a stay.
East Austin Hotel: Book on Dec. 2. to get 15% off all stays through November 2020.
AT&T Hotel and Conference Center: Book thru Dec. 2 for 40% off all stays.
Lone Star Court: Book from Nov. 29 to Dec. 2 for 30% off stays at this Austin gem during the holidays, between Dec. 16 and Jan. 5, 2020. Enjoy complimentary continental breakfast, in-room Wi-Fi, and free self-parking. Sign up to become a Valencia VIP Loyalty Member and receive a $10 Mini Bar credit.
J Collection Hotels: From Nov. 20 to Dec. 2, when you buy a gift card of $100 or more, you get a bonus gift card of 20% of the purchase value, good for Nola charmers Hotel Mazarin, Hotel Le Marais, Bourbon Orleans, The Jung, Melrose Mansion, and Audubon Cottages.
The Don CeSar: This beloved St. Pete Beach landmark offers 40% off stays between Dec. 2 and Sept. 20, 2020, using code CYBER. Book between Dec. 2 and Dec. 8.
Zota Beach Resort: This Longboat Key resort's 72-hour sale, Dec. 2 to (midnight) Dec. 4, will get you a 30% discount on a three-night stay from Dec. 2 to Feb. 13, 2020. Use this link and code OPALFLASH.
Amara Cay Resort: Book this Islamorda resort by Dec. 3 for 30% off stays from March 1 to Sept. 30, 2020. Use code ADVCYBER.
One Ocean Resort & Spa: Get 10% off best available rates at this Atlantic Beach beauty in northeast Florida using code DIRECT for stays through Dec. 31, 2020.
Hotel Yountville: Wine country-lovers can get 10% off best available rates using code BOOKDIRECT for stays through Dec. 31, 2020.
Stanford Court: Book this San Fran hotel by Dec. 3 and get 40% off stays between Nov. 25 and March 3, 2020. Blackout dates apply.
Huntington Hotel: Book this SF hotel by Dec. 4 for 40% off stays between Nov. 25 and March 31, 2020 with code LTO.
Tilden Hotel: Book this SF gem at tildenhotel.com/cyber from Nov. 29 to Dec. 2 for 15% off stays between now and March 31, 2020. The deal includes a waived amenity fee (a total savings of around $80 per night) and an onsite dining special at The Douglas Room Restaurant and Bar including one cocktail and paired appetizer for two.
Timber Cove Resort: From Nov. 29 to Dec. 2, you'll get 30% off the best available rate at this Sonoma County resort for Sunday-Thursday stays between now and June 4, 2020, and Sept. 8-30, Oct. 13-15, and Nov. 1–Dec. 28, 2020. Use code “Cyber” when booking, or call the hotel directly and select option 2 on the call tree.
Paradise Point Resort & Spa: From Nov. 20 to midnight Dec. 2, get up to 40% off the best available rate at this San Diego destination for stays between Dec. 2 and Sept. 30, 2020. Use code CYBER20.
Sheraton Kauai Coconut Beach Resort: Hawaiian vacay, anyone? From Dec. 2 to Dec. 8, get 40% off the best available rate for stays between Dec. 2 and Sept. 20, 2020.
Iberostar (Cancún, Playa del Carmen & Elsewhere): From Nov. 29 to Dec. 2, use promo code FRIDAY19 to get 20% discounts on Iberostar’s Black Friday website for its resorts in Mexico, the Dominican Republic, and elsewhere.
The Great Outdoors
Xanterra Travel Collection: Save up to 40% on stays at this collection of hotels all located in national parks including the Grand Canyon, Death Valley, Zion, and Yellowstone. Also on sale: tickets on the historic Grand Canyon Railway, luxury hotels (The Broadmoor and Sea Island), Windstar Cruises, VBT Bicycling Vacations, Country Walkers, and more.
Liftopia: Book by Dec. 3 at 7 p.m. for discounted lift tickets for the ski-enthusiast in your life. When you spend $100-$199, get a $15 bonus gift card; spend $200-$299, get a $40 bonus gift card; spend $300 or more, get a $75 bonus gift card.