January 24, 2011 |
Aston Hotels & Resorts has an early bird offer for those planning a spring trip to Hawaii . The resort chain is offering a free night with multiple night stays at its hotels and condos on three islands. The deal: Early Birds Get the Deal offers a third, fourth or fifth night free, depending on the island and the property. The offer is good on Maui, Kauai and the Big Island. The hotels and condos included in this offer range in price and amenities. I suggest perusing the list on the offer page to see which place works for your budget.
November 3, 1999
* Andrew Murphy has been appointed San Diego regional manager for Fieldstone Communities Inc. in Newport Beach. He had been assistant regional manager. Murphy succeeds Jim Hansen, who was named senior vice president for Fieldstone. * Karl Deshayes has joined the board of directors of the South Coast Apartment Assn. He is vice president of Fairfield Properties L.P. * Marian Abe is the new association sales manager at the Doubletree Hotel in Costa Mesa.
November 11, 1990 |
Aston Hotels & Resorts is giving guests at any of its 29 hotels in Hawaii a new Aston Fun Book that features coupons good for free items. However, only one booklet is given per guest party or one per room, and the coupons are generally good for one person. Coupons apply to a variety of activities: sightseeing attractions, dinner cruises, restaurants, snorkel tours and glass-bottom boats. Separate Fun Books, available until the end of the year, are given for each island.
February 10, 2002
Aston Hotels & Resorts is letting guests stay for four nights while paying for only three at 34 of its 35 hotels and resort condos in Hawaii. In addition, published room rates are discounted to varying degrees, and a luau and discount book are typically thrown in. The deal is good through June 30 and is subject to availability. Savings vary.
August 14, 1988
Peter Greenberg's article on overbooked hotel rooms (July 17) really hit home. Last November we booked a TWA Getaway Tour to Hawaii and prepaid the tour. The plane was more than 1 1/2 hours late leaving LAX and so we did not arrive at the Aston Island Colony in Honolulu until 3:30 a.m. On arrival we were told that they did not have a reservation for us and did not have a room. This was most upsetting. After about an hour we were sent to an Outrigger hotel--without our luggage, by the way--for a couple of hours sleep before the 9 a.m. orientation meeting.
November 3, 1996 |
Hotel and resort discounts are always a temptation for those who enjoy a change of scene. Here are a few recent offers for seniors from various lodgings: * The Sapphire Beach Resort in St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands is offering a Tropical Getaway package for seniors. Available through Dec. 20, the package includes a beachfront suite with private balcony and full kitchen; round-trip airport transfers; two full breakfasts; one gourmet dinner; St.