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Thanksgiving may be the season for expressing dreams, but it’s hard to feel grateful when you remember the normal frustrations accompanying this holiday. Cooking is the biggest dilemma and in most cases, it unfortunately falls on just one or two women’s shoulders to prepare a huge feast for the entire family. And then there’s the matter of readying the house to accommodate all visiting friends and loved ones.

Spend Thanksgiving Away from Home

If you want a headache-free weekend this Thanksgiving, treat yourself and everyone else to a relaxing weekend getaway for the holiday. Perhaps an Hawaii vacations. Here are a few vacation deals to give you an idea of what to look for.

Bolton, Landing, New York: The Sagamore

This Lake George establishment has a variety of special holiday deals to offer. Expect to pay at least $349 but this also comes with breakfast and, of course, holiday dinner. Children below 18 may stay in your room without extra cost and those with three-night bookings can negotiate for an extra night for free.

Crested Butte, Connecticut: Resort Quest

Call the number for Resort Quest, ask for the Crested Butte Thanksgiving Package, and families of four will pay less than $800 to ski their way to their two-bedroom suite and make use of lift tickets for three fantastic days. But first you have to pray that winter comes early!

Florida: Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort and Amelia Island

Groups of four won’t have to spend more than $180 when they get to the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. The 2,400-acre establishment promises a relaxing night’s stay in a 2-bedroom suite and endless entertainment for all the family with their kid zone, boogie boarding, kayaking, a visit from Santa, and many other family-oriented activities. In Amelia Island, you’ll just have to fork over $50 for a one-night visit and the opportunity to pretend that Thanksgiving took place in summer while you sail off in a chartered boat or play tennis or volley ball under the warm Florida sun.

New York: Regency Hotel

A condo good for six to eight persons can go as low as $539. Evening meal at the hotel is priced at $49 with a 50% discount for children but you can always have the hotel serve your Thanksgiving meal for you and nineteen other guests in your suite. Don’t miss the chance to watch Macy’s traditional Thanksgiving Day parade.

Orlando, Florida: Walt Disney World

Magic is always in the air once you stepped inside the Walt Disney World. Suites are quite comfortable, starting at just $39 but you should also consider taking advantage of packages that include discounted theme park passes. To celebrate in the tradition of Thanksgiving, watch out for holiday fireworks and parades – but don’t miss the tree-lighting ceremony held every evening.

Puerto Rico: Wyndham El Conquistador Resort

As there’s no rules that say Thanksgiving has to be spent in winter cold, why not fly off to this Puerto Rican resort? For a lot less than $200 per night, you can experience the resort’s ongoing Family Getaway By Request promo. The special package also comes with a 50% discount if you book a second room for your kids, two-for-one spa, complimentary kids’ camp, and many other features. The promo also waives payment for your fourth night stay and children younger than 12 years old can enjoy meals for free.


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