Summer 2022 may be quickly slipping away, but if you haven’t yet enjoyed an island escape there’s still time. Labor Day, the traditional last hoorah for summer relaxation, is perfect for a long-weekend or full-week getaway with the ones you love—and love to make travel memories with.
Here are 22 island and coastal deals in the Caribbean, Hawaii, Mexico, Florida and the rest of the U.S. to book for Labor Day 2022.
Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino
Set on the white-sand shores of Palm Beach, the Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino invites friends to explore One Happy Island together as they relax and rejuvenate while enjoying the property’s two sparkling pools, the largest spa on the island, multiple restaurants, casino and myriad water sports.
The Deal: With The Crew in Aruba promo (booking code ES7, valid through Sept. 17, 2022), travelers will get an Oceanview room with two queen beds, a private H2O cabana rental for one day, two in-room snacks and local beer upon arrival, a UTV tour for four guests with DePalm Tours, and an art tour and workshop with private transportation. Five-night minimum stay required.
Condado Ocean Club, Puerto Rico
With a stay at Condado Ocean Club, guests can enjoy a chic, adults-only vibe in the spacious and modern guest suites along with private cabanas for lounging next to the oceanfront infinity pool. Craft cocktails and island-inspired fare are offered at playful, open-air eatery Sandbox, while an elevated gastronomic experience is the calling card of signature restaurant Social.
The Deal: Save by booking the OC Summer Package to enjoy a $50 food-and-beverage credit and 10% off stays of 2 nights, 15% off stays of 3-4 nights, or 20% off stay of 5+ nights.
La Concha Resort, Puerto Rico
La Concha Resort, known for its tropical modernism décor and beachfront location in Condado, ranks among San Juan’s premier beach lifestyle destinations thanks to its social indoor/outdoor restaurants and bars, an expansive pool area with live DJ sets every weekend, and nightlife/entertainment offerings at Casino del Mar.
The Deal: By booking the Summertime Bliss Package, guests will receive daily breakfast for two at The Loft Beachfront, a $50 food-and-beverage credit and a poolside pitcher of sangria.
Condado Vanderbilt, Puerto Rico
With its storied history and luxurious amenities, the Condado Vanderbilt offers a world-class experience from an oceanfront perch in Condado. The property features an exquisite spa with the only hamman in Puerto Rico, multiple fine-dining venues (including 1919, offering a menu crafted with local, artisanal ingredients), a cigar lounge, and pool and beach butlers.
The Deal: Travelers booking the Suite Autumn Package can enjoy suite accommodations, daily full breakfast for two guests, a $75 hotel credit, and valet parking for one vehicle. Valid for minimum 3-night stays.
Caribe Hilton, Puerto Rico
Caribe Hilton, a beachfront resort where the pina colada was created, is perfect for families, solo travelers and couples. Guests can cool off in the oceanfront swimming pools, explore with on-site snorkeling and snuba, practice their backhand at the Monica Puig tennis center, indulge in a relaxing spa treatment at the full-service and taste local flavors in 11 on-site dining options.
The Deal: Labor Day Weekend rates start at $355/night.
The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
Following a $100-million renovation, The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas offers an alluring blend of sea-inspired luxury and resort amenities, including four restaurants, a remodeled infinity pool and a family-friendly pool with a slide, and a fleet of luxury sailing catamarans offering snorkeling tours and champagne sunset sails.
The Deal: With the property’s Stay Longer promotion, guests can save 10% to 20% on room rates for stays of 4 to 7 nights, while the Reconnect deal features daily American breakfast for two and a $100 resort credit daily.
Kimpton Seafire Resort & Spa, Grand Cayman
Kimpton Seafire Resort & Spa is a design-centric tropical haven located on famed Seven Mile Beach and featuring three distinct culinary outlets—a chef’s tasting bar, a locally influenced Mediterranean restaurant and a Mexican-inspired taco joint—as well as an exceptional spa with the island’s first hammam and a quartz-sand table for treatments.
The Deal: Book a stay of three or more nights to enjoy the property’s Paradise Awaits promotion, which includes a $100 resort credit and complimentary full daily breakfast for two.
Eden Roc Capa Cana, Dominican Republic
Located in the exclusive Cap Cana resort area of Punta Cana, Eden Roc Cap Cana offers a secluded boutique hotel experience with a private beach club, and a focus on fine dining that makes it the only Relais & Chateaux member property in the Dominican Republic.
The Deal: Book the Last-Minute Getaway deal to receive 40% off on Beachfront Suites, Oceanfront Bungalows and Pool Villas along with complimentary breakfast for two and private airport transfers.
Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and Westin Hapuna Beach Resort, Island of Hawaii
If the Big Island of Hawaii is a destination goal, these neighboring beachfront properties on the Kohala Coast offer an ideal setting for a romantic escape, family time or a golf getaway. Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort want you to spend two weeks soaking up the Aloha spirit as you enjoy pool, beach, spa and tee time at either property.
The Deal: With the Paradise Extended Package, stay 14 nights or more and save 25% off best available rates at either property, complimentary daily breakfast buffet, complimentary daily parking, and 50% off golf green fees at either resort course.
Hapuna Beach Residences at Mauna Kea Resort, Island of Hawaii
The Hapuna Beach Residences, set within Mauna Kea Resort, features luxury studio to four-bedroom rentals with 670-to-3,500 square feet of space and oceanfront views. These airy accommodations offer the luxury of privacy with access to resort amenities, beachfront activities and dining just steps away (as well as in-room dining).
The Deal: The Escape Eat and Retreat package includes an 8th night free with a stay in a 2-4-bedroom residence, plus complimentary daily breakfast buffet at Ikena Landing at the Westin Hapuna Beach Resort.
Thompson Zihuatanejo, Mexico
Located on the edge of the charming fishing village of Zihuatanejo on Mexico’s Pacific Coast, beachfront boutique hotel Thompson Zihuatanejo features just 56 rooms (no two are the same), including swim-up suites and suites with private plunge pools. Guests can refuel with a chef-led seafood lesson on the sand, indulge in an intimate mezcal tasting on their private terrace, or unwind with a craft cocktail at one of the property’s infinity pools.
The Deal: With the Paradise Awaits promo (booking code 25OFF), get 25% off your room rate.
Westin Resort & Spa Puerto Vallarta
The Westin Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa, set on the white sands of Mexico’s Pacific coast overlooking sparkling Banderas Bay, features two expansive pools lined with hundreds of palm trees, a private beach with pergolas and comfy chaise lounges, and ample outdoor activities such as tennis, walking trails, bike rentals and non-motorized water sports—ideal for a wellness-infused getaway.
The Deal: Travelers can book the “Experience Jalisco” package (promo code 11P), offering daily breakfast for two, an oceanfront sunset picnic dinner for two, and one bottle of wine per stay.
Corazón Cabo Resort & Spa, Cabo San Lucas
Located in the heart of Cabo San Lucas, the destination’s newest resort, Corazón Cabo Resort & Spa, features an oceanfront infinity pool, the highest rooftop terrace in the city (with views of Cabo’s iconic Arch), the first and only micro-brewery in Cabo and activities that range from adventurous (flyboarding or electric surfing) to relaxing (spa treatments by the beach).
The Deal: With the Labor Day Special, guests can save 35% on a 3-night stay, receive a $150 food-and-beverage credit, and enjoy private, roundtrip airport transfers, plus Rooftop 360 and Beach Club access.
Marriott Cancun Resort, Cancun
Just a short flight from most major cities along the eastern seaboard and southern U.S., Cancun is the perfect long-weekend destination. Located on one of the longest and most pristine beaches in the area, the alluring Marriott Cancun Resort features 11 international restaurants ranging from Thai to American and a Mayan-inspired spa.
The Deal: Take advantage of the Stay Longer offer (booking code D3Q) with a stay of four or more consecutive nights and receive special savings on accommodations and a daily $50 resort credit which can be used at any of the on-site dining options or spa.
Southernmost Beach Resort, Key West
The newly renovated Southernmost Beach Resort, situated along the southern limit of Key West’s famed Duval Street and featuring a modern sleek design with classic coastal charm, offers an easy domestic escape with three palm-fringed pools, a tanning pier, a private beach with loungers and cabanas, a signature restaurant and three bars. Guests can also enjoy snorkeling, eco tours, kayaking and paddle boarding, or rent a bike to explore the island.
The Deal: With “The Closest Cabana to Havana” promo, guests receive 25% off a full-day poolside cabana rental and two complimentary cocktails and an appetizer served by a dedicated cabana attendant.
Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa, Florida
Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa, a Forbes five-star-rated property located oceanfront in Palm Beach, features recently renovated spaces that include new food and beverage venues, refreshed pool areas, a new kids’ and teen club, and more.
The Deal: Book the Family Summer Fun Package to receive a $50 travel credit per stay, complimentary valet parking for one vehicle, Champagne upon arrival (and sparkling cider for kids), daily breakfast for two at new signature restaurant Polpo Palm Beach (up to $60), complimentary dining for children age 3 and under (optional Coastal Kids all-day dining package for children ages 4-12 available for $25 per day), complimentary access to the newly reimagined Loggers Kids’ Club (ages 3-12) and state-of-the-art teens’ club, Hide Away (ages 13-17), pet fees waived with pet-friendly amenities around the resort.
Additionally, Eau Palm Beach is offering a Third Night Free package. Guests who stay through Sept. 30, 2022, will receive a complimentary third night—and there are never resort fees.
Ponte Vedra Inn & Club and The Lodge & Club, Florida
Located just 30 minutes outside of Jacksonville, Ponte Vedra Inn & Club and neighboring resort, The Lodge & Club, offer a two golf course, 15 tennis courts, six pools, a destination spa and multiple dining venues across both properties—all enjoyed from the comfort of luxury beachfront accommodations and pools.
The Deal: With the Play Longer – Third Night Complimentary package, valid for stays through Sept. 30, 2022, guests who book three consecutive nights receive the third night free.
Kimpton Surfcomber, Miami Beach
Kimpton Surfcomber, a newly renovated boutique property located in the heart of South Beach, features several popular food-and-beverage venues, among them The Social Club, known for its phenomenal brunch, and HUMO, Miami’s first-ever Cigar Beach Club experience, hosted every Friday and featuring Latin vibes, craft cocktails, music and cigars and spirits pairings.
The Deal: With the Summer at Surfcomber program, guests get access to on-property activities and an assortment of perks: no resort fee for a booking of one night, a $50 food-and-beverage credit with two nights, a $100 F&B credit or a poolside cabana rental with three nights and a $125 F&B credit and complimentary valet parking with four nights. Valid through Sept. 30, 2022.
Hotel Effie, South Walton
The latest addition to the beautiful beach destination of South Walton on the Florida Panhandle, Hotel Effie offers 250 guest rooms and suites, a luxury spa, four culinary concepts by Chef Hugh Acheson and Ara Pool + Lounge, the only hotel rooftop pool and lounge on the Emerald Coast.
The Deal: With the “Stay More, Save More” promo, guests can save 25% on stays of 5-6 nights and 30% on stays of 7 nights or longer.
Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, New Orleans
The Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, located in NOLA’s famed French Quarter, provides the perfect home base for families wanting to squeeze in one last summer adventure. New Orleans offers a wide variety of activities, such as splashing around Cool Zoo at Audubon, enjoying free outdoor art markets and museum free-admission days and much more.
The Deal: Guests can snag a second guestroom at 50% off with the Family Package, along with free breakfast for kids under 12 with the purchase of an adult entrée.
Hotel Theodore, Seattle
Located in the heart of Downtown Seattle, Hotel Theodore is a boutique hotel that provides guests with an authentic Emerald City experience via a museum-curated collection of art and artifacts. Playful amenities and thoughtful programming combine to deliver uniquely engaging, only-in-Seattle experiences.
The Deal: Families can book the Adventure Together package, which after a day of exploring Seattle’s natural beauty, brings the adventure indoors with a kid-friendly camping experience inclusive of a special tot-sized children’s tent to set up in room and gourmet cookies and milk from local favorite, Macrina Bakery.
The Santa Maria Hotel & Golf Resort, Panama
The Santa Maria, a Luxury Collection Hotel, a sprawling property in the heart of Panama City, is a gateway to experiencing its cultural riches in style. Located inside the Santa Maria Golf & Country Club, the resort offers access to the city’s only 18-hole, 72-Par Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course.
Guests can also take bicycles for a spin on the Amador Causeway, explore the bars and restaurants of Casco Viejo or tour the rainforest to spot sloths, monkeys and toucans.
The Deal: Labor Day rates start at $168 per night.