By Lincoln McElwee
No matter how hard you might try to deny it, the fact is that fall is creeping around the corner, little by little! So if you’ve caught yourself silently counting down the days or even dreading summer’s ending in a big way—maybe back-to-school shopping has your blood pressure already boiling—take heart! There is a solution to your post-Labor Day worries.
The solution is known as relaxation, and so to help you out with taking things slowly, Omni Hotels has announced a few exciting deals for travelers across the country.
With its ‘Linger Longer’ package, guests can kick back, relax and enjoy the serenity of summer as it’s meant to be enjoyed. It’s a deal really too great to pass up, and is available now through Labor Day. Guests who book the ‘Linger Longer’ package at a participating property will receive 10% off a one-night stay. But the savings don’t end there! Booking the ‘Live Longer’ package will also save you 15% off a two-night stay, and 20% off a stay of three nights or more. http://www.omnihotels.com/specials/linger-longer
In addition to lingering longer while on vacation, Omni offers vacationers other reasons to get away this summer. Guests who choose to book the ‘A Reason to Resort’ package at a signature property within brand’s Resort Collection will also be entitled to 10% off a one-night stay; 15% off a two-night stay; and 20% off a stay of three nights or more. Travelers who book the package will also receive daily breakfast for each registered guest. http://www.omnihotels.com/specials/reason-to-resort
With memorable family excursions, activities such as falconry, Segway tours and zip lining, plus kid-centric adventures and camps that will have your kids smiling from ear to ear, Omni Hotels & Resorts can help you and your family find countless Reasons to Resort and Linger Longer—and all in top-notch accommodations!
The following list offers just a taste of the festivities that await at Omni properties across the nation. So dig in—and chill out!
Omni La Costa Resort & Spa – Carlsbad, CA
This Spanish Colonial-style getaway with manicured gardens and Southern California charm is 4 miles from LEGOLAND, and 29 miles from both the San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld. The luxurious rooms, suites and villa suites are decorated in warm tones, providing modern amenities and timeless elegance. The resort offers four dining options, eight swimming pools, waterslides, two championship golf courses, and countless other ways to relax, including the #1 wellness spa in the country.
The resort also offers Kidtopia Kids’ Club, which includes a journey that takes children through a magical forest where they get to see sea creatures in a wonderland all “underwater.” Craft-making, as well as the land and sea elements of the journey, will stimulate imaginations and keep children engaged in the kid-tastic fun!
Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa – Rancho Mirage, CA
Set against a backdrop of mountains and palm trees in the world-famous heart of Palm Springs, this sun-drenched resort set on 240 acres of land is 3 miles from upscale shopping at The Shops on El Paseo and 12 miles from downtown Palm Springs. The spacious rooms and suites provide respite from the sun with plush bedding and modern amenities. The resort has five restaurants, as well as pools, a golf course, and tennis courts.
Splashtopia, the resort’s on-site waterpark for the young and young at heart, includes a 425-foot lazy river, a cliff-side hot tub, two 100-foot waterslides, a sandy beach and water-play zones with fountains and sprinklers.
Omni Hilton Head Oceanfront Resort – Hilton Head, S.C.
This luxurious beachfront resort is set in South Carolina’s breathtaking low country. The all-suite property offers matchless modern amenities and accommodations with mini kitchens and balconies, as well as ocean and resort views. The resort features two pools, as well as two beachside hot tubs. There’s also an 11-mile on-site lagoon system for canoeing and kayaking, as well as pristine sandy beaches and beachside cabanas.
As a special treat for kids, the Seaside Kid’s Club will keep them entertained with hours of activities! With daily themes to and countless resort activities, including Talk Like a Pirate Tuesday, Wildlife Wednesday and Super Soaked Saturday, kids will definitely want to linger a bit longer at the Seaside Kid’s Club.
Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort – Amelia Island, FL
Set on 1,350 acres of a barrier island off the Northeast Florida coast, this oceanfront getaway boasts stunning views and endless reasons to relax! The resort offers guests spacious rooms and suites with balconies and patios, along with modern amenities and top-notch service. There are nine restaurants, and the largest poolscape in northern Florida with a children’s splash park, several pools and two hot tubs. There’s also a 3.5 mile-long private beach, championship golf, fishing, kayaking and paddle boarding.
For kids, there’s the Gamers teen lounge, Heron Cove’s Adventure Golf and the award-winning Camp Amelia. Camp Amelia provides youth and family activities, allowing kids to explore the resort and discover the nature, science and salt life of the surrounding environ through its Nature Center. The interactive learning is offered through themed sessions. With Camp@Night, for instance, kids can create keepsakes and engage in fame time with other kids.
Omni Mount Washington Resort – Bretton Woods, N.H.
The famed retreat of presidents, poets and celebrities, this New England resort with Spanish Renaissance architecture is set in New Hampshire’s White Mountains, and is a National Historic Landmark. The richly appointed rooms and suites feature modern amenities and upscale décor. There are five dining venues, indoor and outdoor pool, cabanas and hot tubs, as well as award-winning alpine and Nordic ski centers, horseback riding and sleigh rides.
The resort also features the Kinderwoods Adventure Playground, which is located at the bottom of the Bretton Woods ski area. The Adventure Playground offers plenty of outdoor activities for smaller guests, such as mini-zip lines, rope bridges, Tarzan swings, tunnels, and other adventurous, heart-pounding activities for kids. Children can also enjoy the resort’s Go Kart Park, a perfect place to experience off-roading while in New England.
Omni Bedford Springs Resort – Bedford, PA
Set in the breathtaking Cumberland Valley, this historic golf and spa resort is known for its world-class spa, and is 90 minutes from Pittsburgh, as well as 2 hours from Washington, D.C. This luxury property is also a National Historic Landmark, and its legacy dates back over 200 years ago at Bedford Springs when eight mineral springs gained fame for the site as a place for healing and relaxation. The resort features sophisticated rooms and suites with balconies. There are five restaurants, a golf course, an aquatic center with an outdoor pool and a heated mineral springs-fed indoor pool, and 25 miles of hiking trails.
As a delight for children, the resort also offers The Anderson’s Explorers Activity Center, which allows kids to learn all about Dr. Anderson, the first person to actually discover the healing properties of the resort’s famed spring water. Kids can also seek out an adrenaline rush by playing indoor and outdoor laser tag. A fun, no-to-be-missed excursion is the Hook ‘Em and Cook ‘Em package. The package teaches children the basics of fishing during hands-on fishing sessions.
Both packages are available for booking now through September 7, 2015. For additional information, please visit omnihotels.com or call 1-800-The-Omni. Travelers or media can also follow Omni Hotels & Resorts at www.Facebook.com/OmniHotels and Twitter.com/OmniHotels.