Win one of 12 two-night staycations at some of Central Florida’s best resorts and boutique hotels.
Beat the heat this summer with a staycation at one of the many resorts and hotels across Orlando and Central Florida. Now offering spectacular summertime rates, these sprawling properties provide the perfect elements of a getaway for two.
We’ve gathered all the details for a dozen different staycation packages but even better… we’re giving all 12 away during The Great Summer Staycation Giveaway, an inaugural sweepstakes bonanza that will send 12 lucky couples away for some much needed QT.
Beginning Thursday, June 23, we’ll start giving away a different two-night staycation package every Tuesday and Thursday for seven straight weeks! The final getaway prize will be awarded on Tuesday, August 2, 2016.
The entry window won’t close until midnight on Monday, August 1, 2016.
Only one entry necessary per email address. One email entry equals entry into all 12 giveaways. We draw a new winner each Tuesday and Thursday from the total list of entries to date.
Enter below and be sure your sweetie enters too… double your chances!
THIS GIVEAWAY HAS NOW CONCLUDED
Rules & Fine Print
All entries are automatically added to Orlando Date Night Guide’s newsletter subscriber list. All winners are chosen completely at random using the random number generator at Random.org. No exchanges, cash alternatives or substitutions for prizes. You get what you get, and you don’t get upset! NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Void where prohibited. Open only to individuals who are, as of entry date, legal residents of, and physically located within, the U.S. and Puerto Rico and who are not minors. Sweepstakes drawing starts 12:01 AM (ET) on 6/23/16 and ends 12:01 AM (ET) on 8/2/16. Click here for full Official Rules.
**LIST OF PRIZES**
THURSDAY, JUNE 23: Reunion Resort
WINNER: Jalissa Brown, entry #2164 on 6/22/16, 16:14
Reunion Resort features luxury resort accommodations including private villas and vacation homes surrounded by 2,200 acres of lush landscape as well as a nature preserve. It is the only location in the United States with three signature golf courses designed by the golf greats Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Tom Watson. The resort also features a full-service boutique spa, 10 pools and a 5-acre water park with a 1,000-foot lazy river. The resort’s modern award-winning steak house restaurant, Eleven, features a rooftop pool patio and nightly views of the fireworks from nearby Walt Disney World.
One winner will receive a two-night Family Free-dom Package, which includes self and valet parking, resort fees and a $25 pre-paid gift card for each night of your visit. Subject to availability, some blackout dates may apply. Valid through 9/30/16.
For more information, visit http://www.reunionresort.com/specials-and-packages#family-freedom-package.
TUESDAY, JUNE 28: Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek
Winner: Chelsea Schiller, entry #1592 on 6/21/16, 22:01
Set on 500 acres of woodland with a 10-acre lake, this chic, Mediterranean-style resort is located just 2.3 miles from Disney Springs in the Walt Disney World Resort. Featuring five pools, two lazy rivers, miniature golf, a complimentary shuttle to Disney and the awarding-winning deep blu seafood grille, this resort is a fabulous place to steal away to for a few days.
One winner will receive a two-night stay with complimentary tax, resort fee and parking. Black-out dates during holiday weekends may apply. Valid thru 9/30/16, based on availability.
For more information about this summer's staycation packages at Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek, visit http://www.wyndhamgrandorlando.com/packages/3-or-more-saves-15
THURSDAY, JUNE 30: Streamsong Resort
Winner: Vanessa Wright, entry #1983 on 6/22/16, 10:29
Tucked into 16,000 private acres in a secluded slice of west Florida (about 90 minutes south of Orlando), Streamsong Resort is a 228-room luxury destination resort featuring two nationally acclaimed golf courses, four restaurants, a spectacular grotto-style spa, pristine lakes offering guided bass fishing, a cabana-lined outdoor pool, a 1.7-mile nature trail, a sporting clay course and archery range.
One winner will receive a two-night stay, including tax, resort fees and parking. Valid thru 9/30/16, based on availability.
For more information about Streamsong Resort's summer packages, visit www.streamsongresort.com/florida-golf-resort-package/.
TUESDAY, JULY 5: Guy Harvey Outpost
Winner: Nick Kontax, entry #1673 on 6/21/16, 22:50
Located on St. Pete Beach (recently voted #1 beach destination in the USA by TripAdvisor), Guy Harvey Outpost is a casual beachfront resort with two pools (1 for adults only), seafood grill and a beach bar. Kick back in the colorful Sandbox area complete with cabanas and fire pits and have a bite in RumFish Grill.
One winner will receive a two-night stay including resort fees, parking and the use of beach cabanas and paddleboards, plus access to the facilities at the Island Grand Resort, including the fitness center, tennis courts, beach volleyball, mini-golf and unlimited rides on the water slide. Based on availability.
This summer save up to 35% with the Suite Summer Saver –a three-night package that includes the nightly resort amenity fee, giving guests unlimited High Tide Slide rides, beach cabana, WiFi, parking pass and more! More details at, www.tradewindsresort.com/packages/special-offers.
THURSDAY, JULY 7: Rosen Shingle Creek
Winner: Jordan Pitts, entry #1307 on 6/21/16, 18:18
Located in Orlando, Rosen Shingle Creek is set on 230 acres of lawns and waterways, and features four heated pools, two hot tubs, a fitness center, world-class spa, and a host of casual and fine-dining options.
One winner will receive a two-night stay including resort fee, tax and parking.Valid thru 9/30/16, based on availability; black-out dates may apply.
For more information about this summer's leisure packages, visit www.rosenshinglecreek.com/specials/leisure-packages/.
TUESDAY, JULY 12: Epicurean Hotel
Winner: Kristen Lockaby, entry #989 on 6/21/16, 16:33
The Epicurean Hotel, a 137-room boutique property in Tampa’s trendy South Howard (SoHo) district, features a fabulous culinary aesthetic, rooftop bar, vintage patisserie, state-of-the-art culinary classroom, luxurious spa, and Élevage restaurant.
One winner will receive a two-night stay, including a Classic King Guest Room, one Brunch for Two in Élevage (excludes alcohol), 60‐Minute Dulce Delight Manicure, complimentary valet parking, plus bikes for two to explore Historic Hyde Park Village. Valid thru 9/30/16, based on availability.
This summer, Florida residents can save up to 15% off the best available rate at Tampa’s food-focused, Epicurean Hotel. For information or reservations for the Epicurean, please call (855) U-AWAKEN (829-2536) or visit www.EpicureanHotel.com.
THURSDAY, JULY 14: Gaylord Palms Resort
Winner: Sharon Barnert, entry #1940 on 6/22/16 9:35
Set on 63 acres, the sprawling Gaylord Palms Resort features a 4.5-acre atrium, adults-only South Beach pool, Cypress Springs Family Fun Water Park, luxury spa, state-of-the-art fitness center and nearly a dozen restaurants and bars.
One winner will receive a two-night stay, including tax, resort fees and self parking. Valid thru 9/30/16, based on availability.
This summer, Gaylord Palms presents SummerFest at Gaylord Palms Resort featuring hotel pool parties, dive-in movies, character dining, a hotel-wide scavenger hunt, arts & crafts, and more. More details here.
TUESDAY, JULY 19: Plantation on Crystal River Resort
Winner: Suzette Cruz, entry #489 on 6/21/16, 14:59
Just a 1.5 hour drive from Orlando, the eco-friendly Plantation on Crystal River is surrounded by the natural springs of King’s Bay and pristine lakes and rivers, as well as wildlife refuges and state parks. On site, the Plantation features a full-service marina, 18-hole golf course, 9-hole executive course, Aveda spa, dining and inviting accommodations. A hidden gem along Florida’s Nature Coast, Crystal River is the only location in North America where you can legally swim and interact with West Indian Manatees.
One winner will receive a two-night stay including tax, parking, resort fees and a 4-hour kayak rental. Valid thru 9/30/16, based on availability.
The Plantation on Crystal River offers manatee snorkeling tours, as well as guided scalloping tours for the summer scalloping season. From May 31 through September 1, Florida residents can enjoy a 15 percent discount on best available room rates Sunday through Thursday. For more information or to make reservations, call 800-632-6262 or visit PlantationOnCrystalRiver.com.
THURSDAY, JULY 21: Hilton Bonnet Creek
Winner: Mark Folladori, entry #1380 on 6/21/16, 18:47
Set within the 482-acre Bonnet Creek Nature Preserve, this modern 1001-room resort hotel is surrounded by the Walt Disney World Resort. Amenities include a three-acre pool with a lazy river, plus 12 restaurants and lounges.
One winner will receive a two-night stay, including tax and resort fee. Parking is additional. Valid thru 9/30/16, based on availability.
Hilton Bonnet Creek is offering a variety of overnight packages and specials this summer, including rates from $119/night. For more details, visit www.hiltonbonnetcreek.com/special-offers.
TUESDAY, JULY 26: Hyatt Regency Orlando
Winner: Jaclyn Taylor, entry #940 0n 6/21/16, 16:25
Located on International Drive, this magnificent property is just a stone’s throw from some of the area’s best nightlife offerings including Orlando Improv, Howl at the Moon and the new Orlando Eye at I-Drive 360. The Hyatt Regency Orlando features a lovely outdoor grotto pool with cabanas, as well as a full service spa and two award-winning restaurants.
One winner will receive a two-night stay, including complimentary valet parking and a private cabana at the Grotto Pool. Gift certificate inclusive of tax and resort fee. Valid thru 12/31/16, based on availability.
The Hyatt Regency Orlando is currently offering Florida Resident Weekends with unbeatable rates from $139 for Florida residents with an extra 10% off. Use booking code FLWKND orlando.regency.hyatt.com or call 407-284-1234.
THURSDAY, JULY 28: Rosen Plaza
Winner: Erin Young, entry #1551 on 6/21/16, 21:07
This 14-story hotel houses 800 guest rooms in the heart of International Drive. Owned and operated by Rosen Hotels & Resorts, the boutique property features fine dining, a huge tropical swimming pool and 3Nine, the hotel's night club. Guests are just steps from Pointe Orlando's fabulous shopping, dining and entertainment.
One winner will receive a two-night stay, including tax, parking and resort fees. Valid thru 9/30/16, based on availability.
For details about packages and specials, visit www.rosenplaza.com/promotions-packages/leisure-packages/.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 2: Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Orlando
Winner: Milagros LaViska, entry # 3578 on 7/2/16, 22:22
Opening Summer 2016, Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Orlando transports guests to a paradise in the heart of the tropics. Featuring a beautifully landscaped 16,000 square foot, resort-style pool with a 100-foot long slide surrounded by cascading waterfalls, Loews Sapphire Falls Resort captivates at every turn. From the ruins of the stone turret in the lobby to the inviting island charm of the 1,000 guest rooms and suites, guests will be surrounded by a vivid and textured haven that is modern and timeless.
One winner will receive a two-night stay, including tax and parking. Valid thru 10/31/16, based on availability.
For more information, visit www.universalorlando.com/Hotels/Loews-Sapphire-Falls-Resort.aspx.