Travelzoo: Travelsmart with Gabe Saglie for Sunday, May 18

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Travelzoo reporter Gabe Saglie joined us with this weeks hottest travel deals.


Travelzoo Seen On KTLA

Fairmont Southampton, Bermuda

  • Ritzy AAA 4-Diamond resort set on the soft pink sand beaches of Bermuda
  • Resort is home to a championship golf course, an outdoor pool with sun deck, the 31,000-square-foot Willow Stream Spa (w/indoor pool and fitness center) and 8 restaurants, including a AAA 4-Diamond steakhouse set dockside on the bay in a traditional Bermuda cottage
  • Guests can take a ferry to the sister resort, The Fairmont Hamilton Princess

o    $399/nt (55% off) w/daily breakfast on the beach and a $200 resort credit

  • Travel through Aug.; 3-night minimum


Majestic Dude Ranch, Mancos, CO

  • All-inclusive dude ranch experience includes lodging, 3 home-cooked meals a day, and all activities (white-water rafting, kayaking, fly-fishing, mountain climbing, archery and children’s programs)
  • Guests are paired with a horse and mountain bike for the duration of the stay, and ranch guides lead excursions through 2 million acres of adjacent open land
  • Cabins are suites assigned based on group size

o    $599 adults/$449 kids for 3-night stay (45 % off)

  • Travel through June and Aug.-Oct.



Portola Hotel & Spa, Monterey

  • Upscale AAA 4-Diamond hotel overlooking Monterey Bay and located adjacent to the shops and restaurants of Fisherman’s Wharf, the beach and the recreation trail to Cannery Row and Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • Property is home to the award-winning Spa on the Plaza and an outdoor pool, and the golf courses at Pebble Beach, Del Monte and Spyglass Hill are less than six miles from the hotel
  • Hotel is eco-friendly and has LEED certification by the Green Building Council

o    $159/nt. (40% off) w/buffet breakfast for 2 daily w/unlimited mimosas

  • Travel through early Juy



Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, Phoenix

  • Landmark 4.5-Star resort in the heart of the Sonoran Desert
  • Property features Frank Lloyd-inspired architecture and celebrity guests have ranged from Marilyn Monroe to US Presidents
  • Conde Nast calls the onsite spa one of the Top 100 Spas in the country

o    $109/nt (45 % off) w/upgrade, daily breakfast buffet and 20% off all spa

  • Travel June-Sep.


Caribbean Vacation, St. Thomas

  • Roundtrip airfare from NYC to St. Thomas, USVI
  • 5 nights at the Marriott Frenchman’s Reef

o    Upscale 4-Star resort set beachfront

o    Property features an infinity pool with a swim-up bar, kids pool with a splash zone, full-service spa and multiple dining options

o    Guest rooms boast island views

  • No passport required on USVI

o    $1029/pp ($400 off)

  • Travel July 27-Sep. 5



Tropical Escape

French Polynesia

  • Roundtrip airfare from LAX to Tahiti on Air Tahiti Nui
  • 5 nights at the Radisson Plaza Resort Tahiti

o    Posh 4-Star oceanfront resort that gets high marks for its infinity pools

o    While in flight, travelers receive individual entertainment systems loaded with first-run movies and interactive games, plus regional cuisine with Polynesian and French accents

  • Roundtrip transfers included

o    $1298/pp ($1100 off)

  • Travel June-Sep. (peak season)



This segment aired on the KTLA Morning News on Sunday May 18, 2014