Sunwing helps Canadians seize the sun this winter with savings of up to 40% on vacation packages

CBJ Newsmakers

TORONTO, Feb. 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — With no end in sight to a season of cold weather and gloomy skies, Sunwing is encouraging winter-weary travellers to escape to the tropics and catch some rays with its Seize the Sun promotion. From now until February 15, 2019, Canadians can enjoy savings of up to 40% on select vacation packages to top-rated resorts across the Caribbean, Mexico and Central America. With deals this big, the best premium vacation packages will sell out fast, travellers will want to to secure their winter tropical escape now to avoid disappointment.

Those who take advantage of this time-limited sale could be among the first to experience at one of Cancun’s hottest new luxury resorts, Royalton Suites Cancun Resort and Spa. Newly opened this month, the property offers the All-In Luxury™ amenities and service that Royalton Luxury Resorts are famous for in a lively downtown setting. Guests can explore the shops and nightlife of Cancun’s Hotel Zone, just steps from the resort or take advantage unlimited, reservation-free dining across seven restaurants including Mexican cuisine at Agave and Hunter steakhouse. Vacationers who upgrade to Diamond Club™ can take advantage of complimentary access to the adults only rooftop pool and lounge, Skyclub, a first for Royalton Luxury Resorts, that hosts weekly themed pool parties.

Travellers could also opt to escape to the perennially popular Riu Bambu in sunny Punta Cana. Situated on Arena Gorda Beach, this recently-renovated resort has now added brand-new rooms, two new pools plus Spanish and Caribbean restaurants to its broad range of amenities. In addition, guests can enjoy unlimited complimentary access to the on-site Splash Water Park and regular pool parties together with a host of exclusive RIU-topia perks including in-room liquor dispensers and mini bars, reservation-free specialty dining, spa credits and more.

Luxury-seekers can also take advantage of fantastic deals at Sunwing favourite, Royalton White Sands Montego Bay in Jamaica. This family-friendly resort offers a range of elegant and spacious accommodation options, including rooms that sleep families of five or more and swim-out suite options.  Vacationers will also appreciate the on-site water park, complimentary kids club, teen lounge and non-motorized water sports, on-site Jerk hut and nightly entertainment.

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 snacks and light meals including the brand new Tex Mex Grilled Chicken Wrap inspired by Food Network Canada Celebrity Chef, Lynn Crawford. 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 | [email protected]

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