Caribbean resort company Elite Island Resorts has announced their new all-inclusive agent pricing for 2013, as well as discounted airfare on American Airlines.
To book fam reservations, travel agents mus visit www.eliteislandresorts.com/fams and return completed forms to Elite Island Resorts for processing. All rooms are run-of-house.
Travel agent 2013 independent fam trips include:
• Special FAM Roundtrip Airfare on American Airlines, Valid May 1 – November 15
Travel agents receive 50 percent off published airfares and 30 percent off for their travel companions on flights from Canada and the continental U.S. This offer excludes instant purchase fares, and the agent and agent’s companion must travel together at all times. A valid IATAN card must be provided at the time of booking. A $25 AA transaction fee isrequired per record. To book air, call 1-866-269-5008.
• Resort All-inclusive Rates for Independent FAMs, Valid May 1 – December 20
Independent fam rates have been designed to provide travel agents with the freedom to select their own travel dates. Elite Island Resorts’ fam rates are valid for IATAN, travel agent ID, CLIA and True Card holders. Agents can book one additional room at the same agent rate for their travel companions, provided that they arrive and depart with the agent. Full payment of the resort reservation and airfare is due at the time of booking. All-inclusive fam rates include the following: accommodations; dining; beverages, including alcohol; activities, including non-motorized water sports; resort taxes; and services charges. Extra costs include taxi transfers, departure tax, excursions, tours, spa treatments and incidentals. A credit card is required at check in.
Here is a list of participating resorts:
• Saint Lucia
The St. James’s Club, Morgan Bay, Saint Lucia is one of Elite Island Resorts’ newest offerings. Agents can discover it with the following resort all-inclusive fam rates: $79 per adult, per night in low season; $99 per adult, per night in high season; and $39 per child, per night (ages three to 16 years old).
The Club Barbados Resort & Spa is the newest resort offering by Elite Island Resorts and Barbados’ only adults-only all-inclusive resort. All-inclusive fam rates: $79 per person, per night in low season and $99 per person, per night in high season.
Elite Island Resorts offers a diverse range of vacation experiences in Antigua at its three all-inclusive resort destinations. The Verandah Resort & Spa is Antigua’s newest eco- and family-friendly getaway. The all-suite resort is offering resort all-inclusive fam rates of $89 per adult, per night in low season; $109 per adult, per night in high season; and $39 per child, per night (ages 2 - 11 years old). St. James’s Club & Villas offers a private 100-acre oasis for all types of travelers, including couples, singles and families. Resort all-inclusive fam rates are also $89 per adult, per night in low season; $109 per adult, per night in high season; and $39 per child, per night (ages 2 - 11 years old). The resort all-inclusive fam rate at Galley Bay Resort & Spa, an adults-only resort located on the sunset side of Antigua, is $120 per person, per night in low season and $145 per person, per night in high season.
• The Grenadines
For agents seeking their own private-island retreat, the all-inclusive Palm Island Resort is offering a fam rate of $130 per person, per night. Note: Inter-island airfare is an additional $400 per person.
• Tortola, BVI
Long Bay Beach Resort & Villas, Tortola’s largest resort and white-sand beach, offers a room-only rate of $59 per room, per night in low season and $79 per room, per night in high season, not including tax, service charge and $10 per night energy surcharge.
Visit www.eliteislandresorts.com/travel-agents or call 1-800-498-ELITE