The Travel Trolley

Hotel deals in Chicago, Georgia and Hawaii

With the Polar Vortex having subsided there’s no time like the present to start looking for that next weekend getaway.

Here are some travel deals to jump-start any planning. Details were provided by the respective hotels.

Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel, Chicago

CHISR_LOW_RES_RCHI EXT NIGHTThe Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel is offering its Winter Weekend Staycation Package until Feb. 16. The package features a three-night stay (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) with a half-price rate on Sunday to allow guests time to explore Chicago.

To book this package, visit

The Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation, Greensboro, Ga.

The Ritz-Carlton on Lake Oconee in Georgia is offering its “Fire & Ice Package: Skate to Your Heart’s Content” package through Feb. 16.

The package includes overnight accommodations in a resort-view guestroom, valet parking for one vehicle per night, unlimited ice skating, a s’mores turndown and a $100 daily food and beverage credit.

The package starts at $329 per night plus tax. To book this package, call (800) 826-1945.

The Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui

The Fairmont Kea Lani, in Wailea, is offering a special KISS Rock & Roll VIP Package on Jan. 24-27.

The deal includes a one-bedroom suite at The Fairmont Kea Lani, two tickets to the Jan. 26 Rock & Brews Pa’ia opening, access to the resort’s Willow Stream Spa VIP rock & roll opening event and two Rock & Brews Pa’ia t-shirts.

KISS members Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley are hosting the opening of Rock & Brews in Pa’ia on Jan. 26. The opening will be followed by the VIP rock & roll opening event for Willow Stream Spa at the Fairmont Kea Lani.

The deal starts at $349 per night plus tax and resort fees. To book this package, visit

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