Traveling to Raleigh over the holidays? Before you plan your stay, learn how you can save time and money and enjoy special perks with some special holiday deals. You can save on hotels, car rentals, shopping and dining, leaving you with some extra cash for your other holiday expenses.
If you’ve got some time to spend around Raleigh before heading to your family gathering or holiday party, the Holiday Movie Escape is a package you’ll enjoy. For a great rate, you’ll enjoy a one-night stay at the DoubleTree by Hilton Raleigh-Cary, dinner for two at Park Bar & Grill, two tickets to the Regal Crossroads 20 movie theater and complimentary transportation.
The Raleigh Winterfest Package is perfect for visitors looking to attend downtown Raleigh’s premier holiday event, the Raleigh Winterfest. For rates starting as low as $84 a night, enjoy a wonderful room at Hyatt Place Raleigh-North, two hot Starbucks specialty drinks and complimentary food credit. Not to mention, you’ll be staying conveniently close to the downtown ice skating rink.
Still need to check a few things off your holiday shopping list? Get your shop on with the Fairfield Inn & Suites RDU Shopping Spree package. For rates starting at $104, you’ll receive a one-night stay in the Fairfield Inn, complimentary breakfast for two, and a $50 Visa gift card that can be used at any of the great shopping centers in the area.
Find more holiday deals and offers here. Don’t miss out on an opportunity to get a great deal this season!
There are so many great ways to rock out in Greater Raleigh, and if you’re a true Music Maniac you’d probably enjoy them all. Real Music Maniacs will have a blast anywhere there’s live music, but even if you have a taste for a specific genre, we’ve got some awesome deals that will enhance your next music-minded stay in the area.
The Party Like a Rock Star deal at the Hilton North Raleigh/Midtown may not help bring you to a concert, but it will help bring the concert to you. For every night you stay, you’ll earn a $15 iTunes gift card and $20 of hotel credit, which you can apply during your next Music Maniac visit.
There are a few hotels in the area that really know how to prep you well for your next big concert. If you stay at Courtyard by Marriott Crabtree, Cambria Suites Raleigh-Durham Airport, Residence Inn by Marriott Raleigh Crabtree Valley, or TownPlace Suites Cary Weston Parkway, you’ll be set up with discounted deluxe accommodations, a $25 gas card, and a cooler filled with snacks, drinks, and koozies to make your concert experience just that much better!
Several hotels also offer discounts if you’re attending a concert in the area. Cambria Suites Raleigh-Durham Airport has a Concerts Rock discount, and Sheraton Raleigh Hotel offers great rates for those who attend a Live Nation concert.
If you like the deals you’ve seen here, visit the deals page to learn about even more great packages for your next Greater Raleigh stay.
Sports, the outdoors and being active are all a part of what makes an Adrenaline Junkie high on life. It doesn’t matter if you’re watching from the stands or in on the action yourself, sports are what you crave. And once you’re outdoors, you’re happy as long as you’re on a boat, playing golf or cycling the newest trail. These are the highs of an Adrenaline Junkie, and Greater Raleigh has great deals that will support your fun habits.
Do you love baseball? The Carolina Mudcats have weekly specials, so you’ll enjoy awesome deals no matter the day you decide to catch a game. On Mondays you can get Family 4-Packs (four box seats, four hot dogs, and four drinks) for only $40, on Tuesdays you can load up on $1 hot dogs, and on Wednesdays you can enjoy buy one get one free box seats.
If golfing is your passion, you’re in luck. Cambria Suites Raleigh-Durham Airport has a Stay and Play Golf package that you can use at either Brier Creek Country Club or the Lonnie Poole Golf Course. The package includes deluxe accommodations, complimentary hot breakfast, free WiFi, and free golf club rental or golf cart with paid green fees at one of these two stunning courses.
Go out on a limb and try rock climbing for the day at Triangle Rock Club, where you can enjoy a second day pass at 50% off when you buy the first. There are tons of other deals an Adrenaline Junkie would love on this comprehensive list.
What do Foodies enjoy almost as much as the taste of a delicious meal? The answer is, getting a deal on that meal. If you’re a traveling Foodie, then a hotel and restaurant deal could be your ticket to a deliciously discounted stay in Greater Raleigh. Here’s a taste of the type of Foodie deals you’ll find.
Residence Inn by Marriott Raleigh Crabtree Valley is offering a promotion that really caters to your taste buds. Their Dining in Style package includes excellent accommodations, a $75 gift certificate for Midtown & Bar 115 at North Hills, and breakfast at the hotel the following morning. Other hotels that also offer gift certificate packages to Midtown & Bar 115 include Fairfield Inn & Suites RDU, Courtyard by Marriott Crabtree, and the Midtown location of Residence Inn.
For a luxurious dining experience in an equally luxurious hotel, try the Culinary Artist Package at The Umstead Hotel and Spa. This gastronomic getaway includes lavish accommodations and a five-course Chef’s Tasting menu paired with wine.
If you’re visiting with someone special, then consider the Dreamy Getaway for Two package, also at the Residence Inn by Marriott Raleigh Crabtree Valley. This deal includes a romantic room or suite, decadent chocolates and champagne, free hotel parking, and a large breakfast buffet for two.
For more deals that will awaken your inner Foodie, view this comprehensive list.
Fashionistas love a great deal. Whether it’s 50% off those strappy heels you’ve been eyeing or a discounted massage package to help you unwind after an intense day of shopping, all of you Fashionistas out there are sure to enjoy the deal as much as what you actually bought. Lucky for you, Greater Raleigh is a hub of great shopping and dozens of wonderful spas offering deals to complement your stay.
If shopping is your main priority during your visit, then you’ll love the Hilton North Raleigh/Midtown’s Midtown Max Deal. For a great price, you’ll get a quality room, complimentary shuttle to and from the North Hills shopping center, breakfast for two at Lofton’s, and a $25 VISA gift card to use at your favorite store. Shopping packages with gift cards for nearby shopping centers are also available at Hilton Garden Inn near Triangle Town Center, Residence Inn by Marriott near Crabtree Valley, and Fairfield Inn and Suites, just to name a few.
Hotels often provide beauty and relaxation packages as well, which you can find here. If your significant other has tagged along on your shopping trip, impress them with the Courtyard by Marriott near Triangle Town Center’s Romance Package.
For a comprehensive list of other great deals to make your Fashionista visit to Greater Raleigh even more fabulous, visit this site.
Plan on doing your holiday shopping in Greater Raleigh and you’ll have so many shopping options, you probably won’t have to stop and shop anywhere else this season! In fact, much like a theme park, Raleigh’s shopping scene is so vast you probably won’t be able to see it all in one day. Luckily, you can book a fantastic holiday hotel package at a great rate.
Whether you prefer shopping in unique boutiques with locally crafted fashions, handbags, art and edible goods, or you’re searching for exotic treasures from stores like Ten Thousand Villages and Beleza, Greater Raleigh has got it all. You can even score top brand designer labels at a fraction of the cost.
Here, you’ll find 11 major shopping hot-spots decked out in their holiday best, including North Hills, Cameron Village, Crabtree Valley Mall, Brier Creek, Triangle Town Center and quaint downtowns with nostalgically decorated main streets and fabulous finds. Clearly in Greater Raleigh finding the perfect gift for everyone on your list, including yourself, will be a very merry experience.
If you find you can’t get all of your holiday shopping in one day, then just book one of the many holiday hotel packages available in the area. LaQuinta Inn & Suites, located directly across the street from Crabtree Valley Mall, offers a standard room and free breakfast for only $59 a night. You can find many other holiday packages here.