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Sunwing celebrates Groundhog Day with weekend flash sale offering savings of up to 40% on vacation packages

TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- While Canadians are hoping Wiarton Willie forecasts an early spring this coming Groundhog Day, February 2nd, Sunwing is helping travellers prepare for the possibility of six extra weeks of winter with their Groundhog Day weekend flash sale. From now until midnight on February 3, 2020, winter-weary vacationers can save up to 40% on getaways to popular resorts across the Caribbean, Mexico and Central America. With vacation packages priced to sell out, travellers will want to book early to secure their spot in the sun.

For a limited time, Canadians can escape winter and warm up on the sparkling shores of Sunwing’s newest destination of Grand Cayman when they stay at Margaritaville Beach Resort Grand Cayman. Nestled in a private cove on Seven Mile Beach, this boutique-style property offers laidback tropical getaways for all ages. Travellers can sunbathe by one of the resort’s pristine pools and enjoy unlimited international drinks at all resort bars and restaurants.

Those looking to save on a luxury getaway can stay at Royalton Suites Cancun Resort and Spa. This All-In Luxury® resort offers the best of both relaxation and exploration, travellers can unwind on a beautiful beach or head out and explore downtown Cancun. Vacationers can also look forward to reservation-free dining at upscale à la carte restaurants and elegant suites with a private balcony or terrace and guests that upgrade to Diamond Club can enjoy complimentary access to the adults only Level 18 Rooftop Cabana Lounge.

Another popular property included in this promotion is Melia Las Antillas in Varadero. Enjoying a stunning beachfront location surrounded by tropical gardens, this adults only resort  offers a selection of complimentary non-motorized water sports such as catamarans, kayaks and more.

For more information or to book, visit www.sunwing.ca 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 more than 45 popular sun destinations across the U.S.A., Caribbean, Mexico and Central America. This scale enables Sunwing to offer customers exclusive deals at top-rated resorts in the most popular vacation destinations as well as cruise packages and seasonal domestic flight 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 with award-winning inflight service, which features a complimentary glass of sparkling wine*, non-alcoholic beverage service; together with a buy on board menu of light meals and snacks, including kids’ choices, the World Famous Original Smoked Meat from the iconic Montreal-based Schwartz’s Deli along with delicious menu options 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. Sunwing supports the communities where it operates through the Sunwing Foundation, a charitable initiative focused on the support and development of youth and humanitarian aid. Sunwing matches all donations the Foundation receives through its Spare Change Program on board Sunwing Airlines, no administrative fees are collected and 100% of the proceeds go to charity.

*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 | media@sunwing.ca   


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