4 Great Travel Deals for Spring

Exclusive discounts on getaways to Bethany Beach, Miami, Singer Island, and Philadelphia.

Photograph courtesy of the Gabriel Miami hotel.

City of Brotherly Love

Where: Kimpton Palomar Philadelphia, Philadelphia; 215-563-5006.

What’s special: The boutique Kimpton Palomar Philadelphia is housed in an Art Deco building erected in 1929 that is an architectural landmark; guests can still see the original ballroom and library. It’s located in Center City, close to Rittenhouse Square. Amenities include loaner bikes, a fitness center, a daily coffee and tea bar, and a wine hour. Pets are welcome and receive a goodie bag. Guests can take advantage of nearby restaurants, entertainment, and festivals (such as the South 9th Street Italian Market Festival and Lancaster Avenue Jazz & Arts Festival, May 18-19). Other attractions include the Franklin Institute (currently showing what’s billed as the world’s largest LEGO art exhibition), the Liberty Bell, and Independence Hall. Room rates start at $219.

The deal: TheWashingtonian reader deal” includes a free bottle of wine and 5 percent off the best available room rate. To book, click here.

When: Valid for stays through September 5, 2024.


Bethany Beach Bargain

Where: Bethany Beach Ocean Suites Residence Inn, Bethany Beach, Del.; 302-539-3200.

What’s special: Fully renovated in 2023, this oceanfront hotel has oversized suites each with a sitting area, workspace, balcony, and kitchenette. Amenities include a new rooftop indoor/outdoor pool, complimentary breakfast, and a laundry room. Along with the on-site Via Sophia by the Sea restaurant, the beach boardwalk is right outside the hotel’s entrance, tempting with other dining options and bars, as well as arcade games, entertainment, and tax-free shopping. The average room rate starts at $203 a night. To book, click here, hit “special rates,” then enter HOL as the promo code. To get the Washingtonian reader extras, mention this offer at check-in.

The deal: TheSpring Savings” deal includes 20 percent off room rates and two welcome cocktails. Washingtonian readers also receive complimentary Fisher’s popcorn and Champagne.

When: Valid for stays through May 31, 2024.


Florida Fun

Where: The Singer Oceanfront Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton, Riviera Beach, Fla.; 561-848-3888.

What’s special: Newly renovated, this resort sits on four miles of beach on Singer Island. Dining options include its signature restaurant, Caretta Caretta, with oceanfront views and local seafood; the beachfront bar Top Shell; a poolside bar; and a grab-and-go market. Also on the property is a fitness center, oceanfront pool, bikes, paddleboards, kayaks, and boogie boards. Nearby, guests can fish, snorkel, and rent jet-skis.

The deal: The “Washingtonian Reader Deal” includes 20 percent off the best available room rate, two signature cocktails at the beachfront bar, and daily parking. Rates start at $299 before the discount. To book, click here.

When: Valid for stays through December 24, 2024.


Fun in Miami

Where: Gabriel Miami Downtown, Curio collection by Hilton, Miami; 786-577-9700.

What’s special: This modern hotel offers rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows featuring either city or bay views, and close proximity to the Port of Miami, entertainment venues, and many cultural institutions, including the Frost Science Museum, Perez Art Museum, and Adrienne Arscht Center for the Performing Arts. Guests can work out at the on-site fitness center, dine at G Bar, go to the Library Lounge, and enjoy views from the 14th floor infinity pool deck and rooftop bar.

The deal: The “Washingtonian Readers Deal” includes 20 percent off a three-night minimum stay and complimentary room upgrade (based on availability). Rates start at $329 before discount. To book, click here.

When: Valid for stays through September 2024. Blackout dates apply.