With people continuing to place a significantly higher value on memorable experiences than the accumulation of material goods, perhaps now more than ever, the gift of travel might be just the ticket to showing Dad (or Grandpa!) the depth of your appreciation this Father’s Day.
Whether it’s a quick weekend staycation without the kids, an excuse to embark on a lengthier escape from life’s everyday rigors, or maybe a more substantial jaunt that takes the whole family further afield, the upcoming occasion could provide just the opportunity you’ve been looking for to take that summer trip you’ve been wanting.
There is no shortage of domestic and overseas hotels and resorts that have put together special package deals to suit the interests of all sorts of fathers and their families, featuring everything from days spent on the golf course to spa experiences, and located in either urban or rural settings.
Those still searching for the right fit for Dad this Father’s Day might want to consider the following assortment of special offers when planning a trip that he’ll treasure forever.
Andaz San Diego
Andaz San Diego (part of the World of Hyatt) is offering the ultimate package for dads in need of an indulgent escape from their day-to-day grind. Guests who book the Dad’s Escape Package at this urban oasis will enjoy:
One-night stay in the Andaz Star Suite
Bottle of Your and Yours Gin upon arrival
Private mixology class at The Rooftop by STK
Wine-paired dinner at The Rooftop by STK
Private training session at the fitness center
Two complimentary poolside cocktails
Two reserved lounge chairs at the pool
Private sunset boat charter with car service to and from the hotel
This Father’s Day offer starts at $5,999 and can be booked by calling (619) 849-1234.
The Omni Homestead Resort
Sprawling across more than 2,000 acres of scenic Virginia landscape, the iconic Omni Homestead Resort upholds an over 250-year tradition of genuine hospitality and elegant charm, providing guests with timeless comforts and access to an array of exciting activities. From the full-service spa that incorporates natural hot springs to one of the best golf courses in the entire country, built back in 1892, and a wooded sporting clay-shooting course on site, there’s something for every dad to delight in at this destination. This Father’s Day, take advantage of The Cascades Centennial Package, which includes:
Overnight parking for one vehicle
One round of golf on The Cascades
Unlimited use of the driving range
50-minute soak in the Warm Springs Pools
Courtyard Fort Lauderdale Beach
Set directly on the sands of Fort Lauderdale Beach, the Courtyard Fort Lauderdale Beach hotel is situated in an ideal spot for walkability, with 25 restaurants and nine popular attractions within 0.3 miles of the property. Take a stroll down the coast or riverwalk area, visit a state park along an intracoastal waterway, visit museums or take a historic tour, book a fishing charter or boat rental, embark on a wildlife safari or enjoy a day cruise, and so much more. Available packages include:
A limited number of rooms are available with this offer
Valid on stays through September 04, 2023
To book this package, call (800) 228-9290 and ask for promotional code: HDK
InterContinental New York Barclay
For the Dad who enjoys the excitement of one of the world’s most famous urban destinations, but equally appreciates the pinnacle of relaxation at a luxurious residential-style property, the InterContinental New York Barclay is offering a specially curated gift certificatefor booking a well-deserved New York City getaway. Built in 1926 instantly attaining international prestige, this Manhattan’s preeminent luxury hotel, which historically catered to the well-heeled. It’s situated directly above the railroad tracks, and even boasts the unique distinction of having its own platform in the basement.
Valued at $800.00, the discounted gift certificate entitles the bearer to:
A two-night weekend stay in Deluxe King accommodations
Situated on a secluded barrier island off of Florida’s Atlantic coast, The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island has set the benchmark for coastal luxury over the past three decades. Here, Southern charm, magnificent scenery and casually elegant surroundings combine to create the enchanting ambiance of this beachfront resort. Historic Amelia Island is the southernmost of the Sea Islands, a chain of secluded barrier islands that extends along the Eastern Seaboard, and is ideal for nature lovers and those who thrive on sun, sand and outdoor activities. Guests can unwind with a swim or watersports, or explore the destination by taking cultural tours, making use of nature paths, visiting local shops and more. Then, there’s always the resort’s private 18-hole golf course, lined with ancient moss-covered oaks, and other island golfing opportunities.
Special offers include:
On stays of three nights or more, earn a $50 credit per night. Available through September 4, 2023.
‘Stay Longer With Us’:
Stay longer at this unforgettable Florida beach retreat and enjoy a savings of up to 20 percent on your booking. Available through December 28, 2023.
Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa
Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa is a 40-acre, AAA Four Diamond-rated oceanfront oasis on world-renowned Ka‘anapali Beach where guests can enjoy a half-acre pool (with a dedicated water playground for kids), a nightly on-site luau, rooftop stargazing, oceanfront golf, a beachfront spa, cultural activities and nearby island attractions, including Haleakala National Park or the Road to Hana, along with real Hawaiian hospitality. For golf enthusiasts, the Ka’anapali Golf Courses, a pair of distinct championship courses with panoramic ocean views and the majestic Mauna Kahalawai (Maui West Mountains) are located less than a mile from the resort. This month, Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa is offering the gift of a one-of-a-kind Hawaiian vacation with an Over-The-Top Father’s Day Offer that includes:
Three nights in the Presidential Suite or the Palace Suite
A Private coconut husking demonstration, along with a private ukulele class
A cocktail sampler experience with a mixologist
Pampering at Kamaha’o, a Marilyn Monroe Spa, which includes a Just for Men Facial
Father’s Day breakfast at Swan Court and dinner at Japengo including a sushi boat
VIP table at award-winning Drums of the Pacific Luau, plus tickets to Tour of the Stars
Ohana Tent full-day rental
Private family virtual golf and games in Hyatt Golf Studio by Yo! Maui hosted by resident PGA golf professional, Sutee Nitakorn
This Father’s Day offer starts at $23,000 and can be booked by calling (808) 667-4932 for reservations.
Grand Wailea, a Waldorf Astoria Resort
Grand Wailea, a Waldorf Astoria resort and part of the Hilton Honors program, sits on Maui’s stunning Wailea Beach surrounded by 40 acres of lush tropical landscape. It is an oceanfront paradise offering all new luxurious accommodations, award-winning cuisine, Hawai’i’s largest private art collection, locally inspired spa treatments and nine extraordinary pools, with championship golf and tennis available nearby. For Father’s Day, travelers will want to take advantage of the resort’s ultimate Maui Summer Escape Package, which includes:
Resort stay in a newly renovated suite
Lū’au experience for two people
Mōhalu Healing Garden experience for two people
Dinner at Botero Lounge for two people
Daily breakfast at ‘Ikena for for two people
Bookings must be made by August 31. Valid for travel between June 1 – September 9, 2023. Request the “Maui Summer Escape” Package or Plan Code “P4” at time of booking. Minimum three-night stay required.
Casa Velas is Velas Resorts’ adults-only retreat in the renowned resort destination of Puerto Vallarta, situated on Mexico’s Pacific coast. Particularly for golf-loving dads, a stay at this resort is bound to be a hit. This summer, Casa Velas is offering a Father’s Day Golf Package (which bears the same benefits as the Couples Golf and Spa package). In addition to the usual amenities and luxuries already bundled into guests’ all-inclusive resort rate, those who purchase the package will also get to enjoy:
Round-trip transportation from the hotel to golf courses
A complimentary golf round at either the Marina Vallarta Golf Club or Vista Vallarta Golf Club
Complimentary golf cart rental
20 percent discount on driving range practice
Upgrade in golf rental equipment
Two 50-minute Harmony Massages
Two Water Ceremonies at ABJA Spa
Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya
At the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, a unique all-inclusive resort in the Mexican Caribbean‘s highly sought-after Riviera Maya region, Dads can live large while enjoying Hard Rock Hotels’ legendary hospitality. The property, which also has an adults-only section, boasts stunning oceanfront views, a private white-sand beach and exclusive saltwater snorkeling areas, among many other temptations. This month, in addition to other offers like the Top Golf Offer, or Let’s Fly Away! Hotel + Flight Package, the resort is offering its Summer This Way package, which includes:
Up to 50 percent off guest stays
Free roundtrip transportation for two people
Early check-in and late check-out
Flexible cancellation policy
Best rate guarantee
Guests must book by July 31 for travel dates through October 31, 2023.
Likewise located in Mexico’s Riviera Maya, AAA Five Diamond-rated and Rainforest Certified Fairmont Mayakoba is a luxury resort located inside a private gated resort community, set within 240 hectares of untouched tropical forest traversed by crystal-clear waterways and speckled with lush lagoons, all bounded by a stunning Caribbean shoreline. Adjacent to the popular town of Playa del Carmen, the resort is home to 401 guest rooms, included 34 exquisite seaside suites, seven restaurants, six bars, the world-class Fairmont Spa and the 18-hole El Camaleón Mayakoba Golf Course, designed by legendary Australian golfer Greg Norman. Great for fathers, Fairmont Mayakoba is running a special Unlimited Golf Offer, which includes:
Up to 20 percent savings on stays (compared to the Flexible Bed & Breakfast rate) and golf supplement pricing.
Daily Breakfast at La Laguna Restaurant with tax and gratuities included per guest, per paid night
Unlimited and Replay rounds of Golf per guest, per paid night (subject to schedule availability)
Includes golf cart with GPS and bottled water
Rate intended for maximum two persons; golf not included for extra adults or children
Unused package benefits are non-refundable and cannot be substituted. Please reserve rounds directly with El Camaleón Golf Course: firstname.lastname@example.org.