Smart Deals: Florida’s Gulf Islands
THE DEAL: Free Nights in Florida's Gulf Islands
WHY IT'S A DEAL: This is a very affordable way to visit the sandy beaches of the Gulf and experience one of the last bastions of old Florida. The Gulf Islands of Anna Maria Island and Longboat Key, as well as the mainland areas of Bradenton and
Lakewood Ranch, are offering free nights at 16 properties throughout the destination. Properties offering a 3rd night free include Bridgewalk, a Landmark Resort, and Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort. Properties offering a 4th night free include Tortuga Inn Beach Resort.
CAVEAT: The offer runs through October 31, 2009. Some restrictions and blackout dates may apply
THE DETAILS: Florida's Gulf Islands