Last Minute Holidays

Even if you have the time to plan a vacation, there is something thrilling and unexpected about planning last minute holidays with friends or family. Thanks to resources such as the handy booking widget on this page, it's easier than ever to compare prices on hotels, airfare, and rental cars and do some last minute booking. Although it's possible to find deals almost everywhere you travel, there are many destinations that are well known for their last minute holiday deals on airfare and hotels.

If golfing is your game of choice, why not find last minute holidays at some of the most famous golf courses in Florida? Florida is known for their high quality golf courses that are favored by professional golfers and PGA tour members. Many of Florida's golf courses have extraordinarily well landscaped-greens with eighteen holes and are next door to luxurious resorts and Florida day spas. The most common last minute holidays combine golf course greens fees and a stay at a nearby golf resort. Some golf holidays offer discounts on golf carts and merchandise.

A last minute booking to the ski resorts of Utah and Colorado are always a fun option for cheap last minute holidays. Although most people go skiing in December and January, some good deals on hotels and airfare can be found later in the ski season. In Colorado, skiers can save money on lift tickets by buying them from local grocery stores. Many hotels offer discounted lift tickets and complimentary transportation right to the edge of the slopes. The best way to save money on last minute airfare to the ski resorts of Colorado is to fly into Denver and rent a car or SUV and drive two or three hours to the slopes. There are also airports in Vail and Telluride, although these options are much more expensive.

If your idea of a relaxing vacation includes strolls on the beach and visits to vineyards and wineries, you may want to consider cheap last minute holidays to California where you can go swimming in the ocean or experience the sights and sounds of San Francisco and Los Angeles. Although California real estate can be quite pricy, a last minute booking to a California hotel does not have to break the bank. There are many inexpensive hotels to choose from near California beaches and major attractions, such as Disneyland and Universal Studios. Since there are so many large cities in California, you can find great deals on flights from other cities throughout the United States and Canada.

From golfing in Florida to enjoying the challenging ski slopes of the Rocky Mountains, there are a a number of options for fun and cheap last minute holidays that will appeal to every member of family or travel group.

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