If you’re looking for a last-minute getaway, you’re not alone. Hotwire recently announced the top five last-minute spring break travel destinations, and some ways you can save big with your late purchase.
Where should you go?
Well-known for tequila and mariachi music, Guadalajara, Mexico
is perfect for Spring Break travel and prices are 15 percent lower than last year. You can grab a 4-star hotel for $56 a night.
You can never go wrong with a little sunshine. Phoenix, Ariz
. has 15 percent savings relative to last year, and 3-star rooms for less than $100 a night.
Looking for sand and margaritas? Head down to San Jose del Cabo
for 10 percent savings compared to 2016. Book a 3.5 star room for $166 a night.
Head to Boston, Mass.
for a family-friendly trip and enjoy 10 percent savings relative to last year. Grab a 3.5-star hotel starting as low as $153.
Book a trip to Colorado Springs
and see some of the most beautiful iconic red-sandstone formations in the world. With 10 percent savings relative to last year and 3.5 rooms starting at $66, it's a great place for the whole family.
So now you know where to go. But how can you save?
Buying in bundle
can help you save significantly. If you buy your plane ticket first, you can unlock even better car and hotel deals.
Traveling during off-peak days
and times usually will lend you the best savings. Instead of leaving on Friday, travel Saturday to Monday. Sunday nights are usually the least expensive nights for hotel stays and everything is less crowded.
If you're flying, try to schedule an early morning flight
or book the redeye for the best savings.
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