America West Vacations Offers Savings

Some people only dream of taking a Hawaiian vacation, but today America West Vacations announced some outstanding deals that make it affordable for the whole family to take the vacation of a lifetime! America West Vacations is offering $200 off seven-night Hawaiian vacations and $100 off five-night Hawaiian vacation packages.

“With Hawaiian Airlines` unique service and convenient flights, and America West Vacations` selection of 60 hotels and resorts on five islands, our customers will receive a high quality vacation at a great value,” said Jack E. Richards, chief executive officer. “These fantastic deals are available with connecting service from all America West markets and nonstop service from nine cities in the western U.S.” Nonstop air service, provided by Hawaiian Airlines, is available from Phoenix; Las Vegas; Los Angeles; San Francisco; Seattle; Portland, Ore.; San Diego; Sacramento; and Ontario, California.

“No matter where our customers want to go in Hawaii, we can get them there,” added Richards. Vacation packages may include visits to multiple islands of Maui, Oahu, Kauai, Hawaii and Molokai. Customers may choose from a variety of luxurious hotel accommodations and condominium resorts including stays at Hilton, Hyatt, Aston, Starwood and Outrigger resorts. Customers will receive a complimentary traditional fresh flower lei greeting upon arrival and a special orientation breakfast on Oahu.

Bookings must be made by Jan. 31, 2003, for travel through June 19, 2003. Customers may contact a professional travel agent or America West Vacations at 1-800-356-6611 to make reservations.

America West Vacations is a brand of The Leisure Company and one of the largest tour packagers in the U.S. The Leisure Company creates and sells vacation packages to 500,000 customers annually. Vacation packages are available to Arizona, California, Florida, the Canadian Rockies, Mexico and Nevada. America West Cruise Vacations offers the world`s premier cruise lines and most popular destinations at . America West Spa Vacations include spa treatments at select resorts in Arizona, California and Mexico. Vacation packages may consist of air transportation on America West Airlines, America West Express or Hawaiian Airlines, hotel accommodations, ground transportation and other services.


The Leisure Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of America West Holdings Corporation (NYSE: AWA), an aviation and travel services company 2001 sales of $2.1 billion. The Leisure Company is a member of the United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA) participating in the $1 million Consumer Protection Plan and is a registered State of California Seller of Travel, Number 2043556-50.

*Sample prices are based on five-nights accommodations at the Aston Aloha Surf for select Wednesday departures in February 2003. $100 discount, based on double occupancy, is included in sample prices. Hawaiian Airlines will provide air transportation to Hawaii. Prices exclude Passenger Facility Charges and federal segment fees of up to $29 per person. The September 11 Security Fee of $2.50 per segment, up to $10 per roundtrip, is not included. A segment is defined as a takeoff and a landing. Fees of $25 per person will apply on booking made less than 8 days before departure. This offer is based on availability. No blackout dates apply.