Avoid the cliches of chocolates,
flowers and jewelry this Valentine’s Day and give the gift of travel
instead. British Airways announced today two sharp deals for the love
holiday that offer tremendous savings. The Marriott Theater package includes a round-trip flight to London in
World Traveller economy class, a three-night hotel stay at the 4-star
London Marriott Maida Vale with full breakfast included daily, and a
premium West End theater ticket. Choose from hit musicals including,
Phantom of the Opera, Mama Mia, Chicago, Lion King and We Will Rock You.
For an additional $25 per night, stay at an alternative 4-star Marriott
hotel: Regents Park, Kensington, Marble Arch, or the 5-star County Hall.
The package starts at $439 per person from New York City (JFK). Choose to
upgrade to World Traveller Plus for an additional charge. The package is
available from all U.S. gateway cities. Travel is good from January 12
through February 28, 2005. The deadline to book packages is February 16,
For a vacation with more luxurious perks, British Airways also has the
London in Style package. This special offering has two price points
depending on the gateway city, $2,874 and $3,319—a discount of over 20
percent off of the regular package price. Club World Business Class
features a 180 degree flat bed, a three-night stay at the 5-star Royal
Garden Hotel with full breakfast included daily, and chauffeur-driven
private car transfers between the airport and hotel. Travel is good from
February 1 through February 28, 2005. Packages must be booked by January
“British Airways offers two magnificent money-saving deals to get friends
and lovers to London in luxury, style and comfort,” states Elizabeth
Weisser, Vice President of Marketing, British Airways North America.
“Visiting London in February is an ideal time to enjoy a superb West End
musical or 4-star restaurant without the large tourist crowds.”
London is the perfect city for a quick romantic getaway. There are many
events, tours, museums and exhibits to take advantage of during the
Valentine’s Day holiday and President’s Day weekend.