Father's Day is just around the corner, and instead of giving dad a material thing, why not surprise him with the gift of experience? We've spruced up the five best travel deals just in time for Father's Day 2017.
Gregory Hotel, New York City. Centrally located near Times Square, the Gregory Hotel in New York City is a quirky, fashion-inspired hotel that offers a Father's Day package for taste-driven dads, according to Travel and Leisure.
Their Father's Day Package of Gregory Hotel offers total pampering with a haircut at the hotel's salon, Haircraft by Ray, a bow or neck tie by General Knot & Co., a Father's Day cocktail at the hotel bar, The Liquor Cabinet, all for $359.
Basin Harbor, Vermont. For nature-lover dads, Basin Harbor in Vermont offers a quick escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Here, dads (as well as the whole fam) can enjoy bird watching, biking, sailing, or just lounging around the lakefront hotel.
Basin Harbor's Father's Day Escape package includes a one-night stay in a guest room, complimentary breakfast, a four-pack Red Chair ale, nine holes of golf cart with cart rental per day, tickets to an EsCape cruise around Lake Champlain and a $40 resort credit. The Father's Day package is valued at $510 per night.
Sanctuary Cap Cana by Alsol, Dominican Republic. Golfer dads will surely appreciate a mini golf getaway to the picturesque Dominican Republic. The Sanctuary Cap Cana by Alsol offers an all-inclusive father's day golf getaway, where dads can play their hearts out at the nearby Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course.
The Golf Getaway package includes four nights in a Junior Ocean View Suite, all meals and beverage, one round of golf per person at the Punta Espada Golf Course (inclusive of fees and carts), roundtrip airport transfers, private check-in, and a 10-percent discount for dinners. The Golf Getaway package is retailed at $38- per person per night (all-inclusive).
Brazos River Lodge, New Mexico. For fathers who like to rough it up into the wild, the Brazos River Lodge in New Mexico offers a Fly Fishing Getaway that will surely give a special time for dads to be at peace with nature amidst the elk herds and wilderness.
The Fly Fishing Getaway includes three nights in a mountain lodge, meals prepared by an on-site chef, unlimited catch-and-release fly fishing, two private fishing guides, and fishing gear and equipment. All of these are valued at $6,000 per night for up to six people.
Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort & Spa, Jamaica. Show your love for your dad with a trip to the tropical paradise of Jamaica. At the exclusive, oceanfront resort of Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort & Spa, your dad will have a VIP treatment with the hotel's Summer is Here package.
The package includes a minimum of three nights' stay in a Junior Suite, all meals and beverages, a complimentary fruit basket, late checkout, and activities including kayaking, tennis, archery, and windsurfing. All of this is valued at only $289 per person per night.