Celebrate America's independence with some sparkling fun at these great resorts. Each is offering some spectacular savings for a fabulous vacation.
4th of July Sparkler Salute Barnsley Resort / Adairsville, GA
Celebrate America's independence all weekend long at Barnsley Resort. This storybook site is located within the foothills of Georgia’s Blue Ridge Mountains and is sure to bring out the American spirit. Guests staying over the holiday can enjoy the outdoors together and revel in American spirit while playing golf, clay shooting, horseback riding, fly fishing, hiking or biking around the property. Travelers will love the ‘Independence Day Weekend Special,’ which includes luxurious accommodations, a $50 per night activity credit, and a commemorative Barnsley Resort 20th anniversary gift. The resort will amp up the fun on the night of the 4th with activities such as a festive sparkler salute and firework celebration, followed by an outdoor family movie under the stars with popcorn, candy, and other snacks and beverages from the resort’s Beer Garden. Throughout the weekend, guests can also partake in complimentary canoeing and kayaking through the 10-acre lake, an elaborate bike parade through the village, an All-American buffet with a cookout-inspired menu at the resort’s Georgian Hall and so much more! The Independence Day Weekend Special starts from $329/night, valid for July 4-7. For more information on the weekend festivities or to make a reservation, visit https://www.barnsleyresort.com/accommodations/event-calendar
Easy, Breezy 4th of July Jupiter Beach Resort / Jupiter, FL
Travelers can get into the swing of the easy, breezy beach life this 4th of July at Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa, the area’s only oceanfront hotel, located on a pristine stretch of golden Atlantic coastline dotted with natural dunes. The resort is just a short distance away from the area’s most popular celebrations including Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium’s Mega Bash where travelers can watch the Jupiter Hammerheads take on the Charlotte Stone Crabs and catch a fireworks display after the baseball game. After the festivities, guests can soak in the rays on the property’s secluded beach, practice their backswing on tennis courts, unwind with cocktails at the pool, or indulge in ocean-inspired treatments at the incredible Opal Spa. July 4th travelers can book the hotel’s ‘Jupiter Jaunt’ package and receive their third night free with the purchase of two nights. Rates from $295/night. To book, visit JupiterBeachResort.com.
VASO 4th of July AC Hotel Columbus Dublin / Dublin, Ohio
The city of Dublin, Ohio, is a charming small town that is just bursting with American pride - so travelers are guaranteed a FABULOUS 4th of July celebration. Kick off an Independence Day getaway at AC Hotel Columbus Dublin, the 150-room sleek and modern hotel is perfectly situated between Dublin and its historic downtown. Guests will be WOWED at its amazing award-winning rooftop restaurant and bar - VASO, known for throwing the most epic parties, especially its annual 4th of July soiree - where attendees will enjoy a private evening of dining and the best firework show in Dublin - straight from the rooftop. Rivaling bars across the country, VASO boasts a swanky atmosphere and a Spanish-inspired menu with panoramic views of the Scioto River and blooming Red Buds unlike anything else in the Columbus area. Come see what the buzz is about - all tables are purchased for the duration of the evening and include access to the rooftop patio, and two complimentary drink tickets. To purchase tickets visit - https://www.vasodublin.com/event/vaso-4th-of-july/
Staycation Stanton Style Marriott Stanton South Beach / Miami, FL
Plan a tropical getaway to the South of Fifth district of Miami Beach, at one of the only hotels along Ocean Drive with direct beach access. Spend this year’s Fourth of July at the “not your mama’s Marriott,” as this resort embraces a cool, trendy beach club ambiance and relaxed luxury vibe, offering 224 rooms and suites, two pools overlooking the ocean, a chic sun deck, an intimate spa and fitness center. With direct ocean views in all directions, guests can expect to be front and center for the fireworks show that blasts off every July Fourth. The Marriott Stanton South Beach’s “Staycation Stanton Style” package is equipped with daily cushioned beach chairs to lounge by the sparkling blue waters, complimentary bike rentals to live like a local and stroll the streets of South Beach, frozen margaritas, beach accomodations, a late 2 p.m. checkout and even more. Expect the best of both worlds when skipping throughout the exclusive SoFi neighborhood, while also just steps from all the city action with top nightclubs, bars, restaurants, and boutiques within walking distance. This package does all of the booking for you, ensuring the ideal quick, long weekend getaway, with activities and amenities galore -- It’s the perfect spot to experience everything that makes Miami, Miami. For more information, visit marriottstantonsouthbeach.comand use the code ZJL at check-out.
Sandpearl Resort / Clearwater Beach, FL
Sandpearl Resort, is known for its beach-chic accommodations, right-at-home atmosphere and personalized programming fit for guests of all ages. The AAA Four-Diamond property sits on a 700-foot stretch of white sand beach, just steps away from the Gulf of Mexico, making it hard to decide whether you’ll watch fireworks from the zero-entry pool or private white sand beach. Guests who stay in Sandpearl’s Bayside rooms will be able to enjoy uninterrupted views of the dazzling display. Kids can join Sandpearl’s Camp Ridley, the kid’s club filled with a program of activities each day from scavenger hunts to arts and crafts, while adults can rent a beach chair and umbrella to relax and unwind on Clearwater Beach. Families can also enjoy S’mores night at sunset and sand sculpture lessons on the beach together. For more information on Sandpearl Resort, visit https://www.sandpearl.com/
Playa Largo Resort & Spa / Key Largo, FL
This Independence Day travelers can trade in the hustle and bustle of South Florida for the laid-back lifestyle in Key Largo. Just an hour south, yet a world away, the whimsical Playa Largo Resort & Spa along the Florida Bay has all of the makings for an unforgettable getaway - think stylish rooms, a beachfront locale, Ocean Spa, tennis courts, and refreshing drinks made with authentic Floridan ingredients like pineapple and lychee. For a little extra fun in the sun this holiday, guests can arrange a private cabana adjacent to the property’s stunning zero-entry pool. Each cabana has a flatscreen TV so guests can stay up-to-date with the latest soccer games, and they can select from one of three cabana packages with varying tiers that include a mimosa kit, ice cold domestic beers, a bottle of Ketel One, peel & eat shrimp, signature island wings, fresh fruit and more. For those looking to take their celebration up a notch, opt for a stay in The Hammocks, a secluded village of 10 colorful, two-story bungalows and one three-bedroom beach house. When the sun starts to set, guests can make their way to Blackwater Sound near Mile Marker 104 to celebrate the nation’s independence with a colorful display of fireworks starting at 10 p.m. For more information, visit PlayaLargoResort.com.