Sunwing helps Canadians celebrate the New Year with savings of up to 40% on vacation packages

CBJ Newsmakers

TORONTO, Dec. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sunwing is giving Canadians more to celebrate this New Year with generous savings offered on a wide range of top-rated resorts. From now until January 4, 2019, sun-seekers can save up to 40% on select vacation packages across the Caribbean, Mexico and Central America; plus receive instant savings of up to $100 per couple.

Those looking to travel more and save in the New Year will need to move fast; with the biggest travel rewards being offered to those who confirm their reservation before the clock strikes 12 on New Year’s Eve. Sunwing has created its first-ever Vacation Better coupon that can be conveniently downloaded at and redeemed in person or over the phone for instant savings. Vacationers that redeem their coupon before midnight on December 31 will save $100 per couple for departures from Feb 1 – Dec 16, 2019, afterwards savings of $75 per couple can be redeemed on bookings made by January 2 and then coupons can be redeemed for $50 per couple on bookings made by January 4.

Plus, depending on their selected resort, customers can enjoy exclusive perks including Kids Stay, Play and Eat FREE deals, unlimited specialty dining, discounted spa treatments and more to make their travel budget go even further.

Many of the tour operator’s favourite destinations are included in the sale, such as the Caribbean island of Cuba, where vacationers can soak up the sun in Varadero, sail or snorkel Cayo Coco or discover the vibrant culture and history in Havana. Travellers can also secure an unbeatable deal on many of the tour operator’s newest or top-rated resorts.

Included in the New Year Sale is Riu Santa Fe, a beachfront resort in Los Cabos that overlooks the breathtaking landscapes of the Baja California Peninsula. Together with a sprawling infinity pool with panoramic views of El Arco, the newly-renovated resort also features unlimited access to Splash Water Park and adults only Riu Pool Parties four times a week. Guests can also take advantage of exclusive RIU®-topia features including unlimited reservation-free dining, spa credits, in-room liquor dispensers and more. Travellers could also save on Royalton Bavaro Resort and Spa which opened last year in Punta Cana. Situated on award-winning Bavaro Beach, guests can cool off in the resort’s lazy river or test their surfing skills on the FlowRider® surf simulator, while children can meet popular characters Max & Ruby™ at the kids club. The resort also features reservation-free specialty dining, nightly entertainment, land and water sports and more.

All Sunwing vacation packages include return flights on Sunwing Airlines where passengers can sit back and relax while on board, with award-winning inflight service, complimentary non-alcoholic beverage service and buy on board selection of light meals and snacks with choices inspired by Food Network Canada Celebrity Chef, Lynn Crawford, including the brand new Tex Mex Grilled Chicken Wrap and famous Mac & Cheese. Passengers also benefit from a generous complimentary 23kg checked luggage allowance.

For more information or to book, visit or contact your travel agent.

About Sunwing

The largest integrated travel company in North America, Sunwing has more flights to the south than any other leisure carrier with convenient direct service from over 33 airports across Canada to over 45 popular sun destinations. This scale enables Sunwing to negotiate the best deals and exclusive offers at all of the top-rated resorts across the Caribbean, Mexico and Central America. Renowned for its award-winning service, Sunwing is consistently voted the top leisure airline by travel agents and is the perennial winner of the Consumer Choice Award. Customers can look forward to starting their vacation off in style with award-winning inflight service, which features a complimentary glass of sparkling wine*, tea and coffee and non-alcoholic beverage service; together with a buy on board menu of light meals and snacks (including kids’ choices) inspired by Food Network Canada Celebrity Chef, Lynn Crawford. Sunwing customers also benefit from the assistance of the company’s own knowledgeable destination representatives, who greet them upon arrival and support them throughout their vacation journey.
*Service may be unavailable on select flights

For all media enquiries, please contact:

Rachel Goldrick
Senior Corporate Communications Manager
Sunwing Vacations
1-800-387-5602 |

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