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MONTREAL – Air Canada Vacations and its partner of over 30 years Sandals &
Beaches have teamed up to offer an exclusive new group promotion, the likes of
which hasn’t been seen since 2013.
Nino Montagnese, Managing Director, said that the company “has not put an offer
like this out since 2013” and that it’s a “great opportunity [for agents] to book their
group customers into one of Sandals or Beaches’ fabulous properties.”
The promotion runs until June 7, 2018 for travel from May 14, 2018 through Dec.
20, 2020. Passengers in ever sixth room will fly and stay free (restrictions apply).
This offer is valid for all group types including incentive and wedding.
In addition, groups booking with ACV and Sandals & Beaches will receive: unlimited
golf at select resorts; $1,500 Premium wedding perks; $500 future travel credit for
their next vacation; no deposit wedding for 90 days; free upgrade to Business Class
for the bride and groom; free Island Routes excursion; and the chance to earn
10,000 ACV&Me Bonus points, a value of $100 (valid for the first 25 groups only).
Sandals Resorts can be found in Antigua, Bahamas (two properties), Barbados,
Jamaica (seven properties) and Saint Lucia (three properties). Each resort offers
beachfront locations, a choice of à la carte restaurants, premium brand wines and
spirits, luxury accommodations, butler service in top-tier suites, water sports, and
Red Lane Spas.
Beaches Resorts are located in Jamaica (two properties) and Turks & Caicos. Each
resort features land and water sports, anytime gourmet dining and luxurious family-
friendly suites. Children of all ages can participate in kids camps, while teens can
enjoy video games, the Liquid nightclub and Scratch DJ Academy.