Sweltering heat, 100 percent humidity, school’s out for summer (check, check and almost check). Yes, it’s officially summer in Washington, D.C., which means many people are already loading up the car or packing a suitcase and heading to the airport.
If it’s a travel deal you need, maybe a far-flung destination like Lisbon, Portugal could do the trick. Or perhaps it's time to finally get yourself acquainted with Hawaii. Don't worry, we’ve got you covered for a Hawaiian vacation at $501 roundtrip. And did somebody say Nashville? We know an easy (and cheap) way to travel there.
Here are the best-in-class travel deals for June.
It’s definitely a Nashville party. Music City is an easy weekend flight away, thanks to nonstop service on Southwest Airlines. And this month, fare specials are as low as $155 one way. If you and your crew haven’t been to Nashville recently, you might also want to check-in to one of the city’s newest and hippest hotels, Dream Nashville, just two blocks off Broadway. All summer long Dream has a staycation special that includes a $150 food and beverage credit, complimentary parking and two passes to the hotel’s club, DLS.
Keep Portland weird (and cheap). Portland, Oregon is an excellent West Coast city that’s great to visit in the summer months when temperatures average to between 70-80 degrees. Whether you’re here to camp and hike or make a weekend of drinking craft beer and sampling some delicious eats, this city has got you covered. Right now, The Flight Deal explains how to book a roundtrip flight on Jetblue for just $294 roundtrip.
A long weekend in Bermuda. For a taste of island life, Bermuda is an easy option in June. A long weekend trip that departs on Friday, June 21 and returns on Tuesday, June 25 is currently priced at $435 roundtrip.
Lisbon is for lovers. It’s hard not to fall in love with Portugal’s coastal capital city, and this summer TAP Air has a new nonstop route from Dulles starting at just $576 roundtrip. Book now for an affordable and worry-free European adventure.
Hawaii, and hurry! Usually, a roundtrip flight to Hawaii costs somewhere in the ballpark of $1,000 plus, but for a limited time, The Flight Deal explains how to book an August adventure to Maui on American Airlines for $501 roundtrip.
Myrtle Beach on a budget. For those looking for some sand and savings this summer, be sure to book a nonstop flight to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. In June, a BWI direct flight leaves on Friday and arrives back on Tuesday for $95 roundtrip. Plus, this is a family-friendly beach with plenty of hotel and dining deals that run through the end of summer.
Hotels & Resorts
Champagne soirée. On June 7th, Baltimore’s Ivy Hotel hosts its a “summer of Champagne soirée.” Guests who stay at the hotel will be able to sip and sample champagne and try some seasonally inspired cocktails while enjoying hors d'oeuvres that pair perfectly with bubbly. That’s in addition to many in-room perks, like an all-inclusive snack armoire and a private town car that’s ready to escort you to Charm City.
Take me to the ballgame. Those looking to stay close to home plate may want to consider booking a stay at the Homewood Suites by Hilton Washington DC Capitol-Navy Yard, located a block from Nationals Park. Now through September 30, guests who book a suite, get one Washington Nationals game ticket per adult listed at the time of the reservation. Bookings must be made using this link and room rates start at $260 per night.