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Tennessee

 

Gatlinburg

 

Greenbrier Valley Resort— AAA approved, 3 Diamond resort that offers mountain chalets and log cabins from 1 to 11 bedrooms. All of our properties offer hot tubs, fireplaces and we have pet friendly homes as well. 10% to 15% discount with active Military I.D. presented at check in. 1 800 546-1144 for current rates and availability. www.WeLoveGatlinburg.Com

 

Jackson Mountain Homes, Inc.— Next to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, offers over 170 privately owned vacation rental cabins. One to eight bedroom cabins with breathtaking mountain views, quiet streamside settings, hot tubs, pool tables and wrap yourself in the warmth of a Smokey Mountain holiday. www.jacksonmountain.com 800.473.3163. 10% discount for active military.

 

Nashville

 

Gaylord Springs Golf Link— This Scottish, links-style golf course offers 18 challenging holes bordered by limestone bluffs and federally protected wetlands. Designed by Larry Nelson, Gaylord Springs has such distinctions as “Best Place to Play” by Golf Digest and the coveted Gold Tee Award from Meetings & Conventions magazine. 10% off for military. No expiration. Must show ID. www.gaylordsprings.com 615-458-1730 

 

The General Jackson Showboat— 300-foot-long paddlewheel riverboat travels from Gaylord Opryland down the Cumberland River to downtown Nashville. Guests enjoy live shows, fabulous meals prepared by the boat’s own executive chef and exquisite views of the city. 10% off for military. No expiration. Must show ID. www.generaljackson.com or 615-458-3900 

 

The Grand Ole Opry— Country music owes its phenomenal rise in popularity to a live show that began more than 80 years ago called the Grand Ole Opry. The Opry presents live shows with an ever-changing mix of famous and soon-to-be famous talent sharing the stage. 10% off tax exempt for military. No expiration. Must show ID. www.opry.com 615-871-OPRY 

 

The Ryman Auditorium— Home of the Grand Ole Opry from 1943 to 1974, is a National Historic Landmark. The “Carnegie Hall of the South” attracted legends with world-class acoustics. The Ryman continues to attract world-class artists from all musical genres today. 20% off museum and backstage tours, 10% off Bluegrass Series passes and 10% off individual shows. www.ryman.com 615-889-3060

 

Pigeon Forge

 

Fireside Chalets– 1-7 bedroom chalets and cabins that offer different amenities to chose from located in the Pigeon Forge area. Choose your getaway at www.firesidechalets.com. A reservationist will be glad to help toll free at 1-877-774-4121. 5% military discount of the room rate with a military I.D. upon check in. 

 

Smokey Mountains

 

Aunt Bug's Cabin Rentals— Luxury cabin with a spectacular mountain view or on the River, Aunt Bug's Cabin Rentals offers affordable deluxe cabins to suit your family's needs and vacation budget for a romantic getaway and family fun. Some pet-friendly; Large Groups Welcome; Indoor Pool Cabins. 10% discount at check-in with I.D. http://www.auntbugs.com 1-866-286-8284 

 

Sevier County— http://www.visitmysmokies.com/template_eventNew.aspx?k=Celebrate%20Freedom

Join us in honoring America's heroes during the entire month of August. Participating businesses offer exclusive discounts to veterans, all branches of active duty, Reserves, National Guard, retired military, law enforcement, firefighters, and EMS personnel (ID required).

 

Texas

 

Texas— Something for everyone, with seven varied regions offering dramatic landscapes and opportunities for adventure. The state’s diversity allows visitors to experience outdoor adventure in numerous national and state parks along with arts, music, culture, fine dining and luxury offerings in many premier cities. For more information, visit www.TravelTex.com.

 

Austin

 

Horseshoe Bay Resort— $97 Sun/Mon/Tues nights, plus these discounts: 20% spa, 50% golf greens, 50% golf/tennis lessons, and 20% marina watercraft rentals. 7,000-acres hold three RTJ, Sr. golf courses, an 18-hole putting course, seven restaurants, 16 tennis courts, three USTA-certified AR kids' tennis courts, a white-sand beach, and water sports activities on Lake LBJ. 877.611.0112 www.hsbresort.com Rate Code GOV.

 

The Hampton Inn & Suites Austin— Downtown property is an upscale 16 story property in the heart of the downtown business and entertainment districts. Complimentary: hot breakfast daily, Manager’s Reception Mon-Thur evenings, Internet and local calls. Outdoor pool, fitness room and room service from PF Chang’s and Fleming’s Steakhouse. State and federal government rates. www.austindowntown.hamptoninn.com 512-472-1500.

 

La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol— At the heart of downtown Austin near the Texas State Capitol, University of Texas, Sixth Street District, West End Shops, restaurants, brewery, the Convention Center, and Texas State History Museum. Free Bright Side Breakfast™, wireless Internet, 24-hour fitness center, and pool. Military/GOV rate is $107. www.LQ.com 512-476-1166

 

The Hilton Austin—Regular military rates of $107 weekdays and $160 on weekends (single adult, standard room, subject to availability). However, soldiers should also inquire about additional special rates that may be available periodically. The elegant Hilton Austin is located in the heart of Austin’s entertainment, dining and unique shopping districts. Full-service Tower Health Club & Spa. www.hilton.com

 

Dallas 

 

Dinosaur World— Outdoor dinosaur museum with 100+ life size dinosaurs, offers free active military discount with ID and $1 off dependants with ID. Search through sand for authentic fossils at the Fossil Dig, learn in the Prehistoric Museum, enjoy picnic areas, playgrounds, giftshop and more. One hour from Dallas/Fort Worth area, just outside Dinosaur Valley State Park. www.dinoworld.net 254-898-1526. 

 

Studio 6 Extended Stay Hotel— Offers a special rate to the military and their families. We are extended stay hotel with full kitchens. 1 bed weekly rate $199.00 or 1 bed nightly rate $39.00. No expiration date. 

 

San Antonio

 

Hotel Contessa— San Antonio’s newest premier Riverwalk hotel. The hotel is a relaxing and comfortable walk to The Alamo, Rivercenter Mall, Convention Center, Tower of the Americas and the city’s downtown attractions. Discount: http://view.exacttarget.com/?j=fe6316727565067a7213&m=fefc1675766100&ls=fde613797461067472127472&l=fe6315767564007b7311&s=fdef15757d6d007e771c7677&jb=ffcf14&ju=fe271675756105747d1c72&utm_campaign=

866-435-0900 www.thehotelcontessa.com 

 

SeaWorld Texas— “Here’s to the Heroes” promotion provides FREE single-day admission for military members and three direct dependents through 2010. Any active duty, active reserve, ready reserve service member or National Guardsman representing any of the five service branches qualifies. Please register online or in the entrance plaza of the participating park, and show DOD photo ID. www.herosalute.com

Horseshoe Bay Resort in Texas: $97* per room, per night for Sunday, Monday and Tuesday night stays (based on availability, blackout dates apply). Plus, receive 20% off spa, 50% off golf greens fees, 50% off golf & tennis lessons and 20% off watercraft rentals.* Reservations: 877.611.0112 or www.hsbresort.com. Mention code GOV. 

 

Utah

 

Park City

 

Park City Lodging— 10% Lodging Discount. We are pleased to support our military families with a 10% lodging discount. This discount must be requested at time of booking, and valid military ID must be presented. Normal minimum night stays, payment, and cancellation policies apply. Contact us: 800-348-6759 or info@parkcitylodging.com

 

Newpark Resort— We are pleased to support our military families with a 10% lodging discount. Promotion good for new reservations only, valid military ID must be presented at check in. Reservations based on availability. Not valid with any other offer, special, or discount. Discount based on current rack rates, other restrictions may apply. 877-649-3600 www.newparkresort.com

 

Summit Honda— Summit Honda offers military discounts--15% off parts and accessories and any new machine $100 over invoice. Contact Rachel at 435-649-7433 www.summithonda.com.

 

Tanger Outlets— Tanger Outlet Center wants to say "Thank You!" to our military. Simply present your military ID in the Shopper Services office (in suite N100) and receive a FREE center-wide coupon book! Please also join us on July 4th weekend to receive a free $10 Tanger gift card as part of our Military Appreciation Celebration. www.tangeroutlet.com 

 

Provo

 

Marriott Hotel— Military rate $86.00 per night. www.marriott.com/slcvo

 

Vermont 

 

Barnard

 

The Fan House— Two extra nights complimentary for two nights booked on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday. This means book and pay for two and get two nights free. Please call for details. (802) 234 6704 or email swidness@aol.com. www.thefanhouse.com 

 

Virginia

 

Chesapeake

 

Country Inn & Suites— Military and dependants get a $79.00 rate for rooms with two queen beds. Our hotel rooms include: TV, micro/fridge, iron and boards, in-room coffee, hairdryers, complimentary wireless internet, and complimentary breakfast. 24 hr. business center, in-door pool/spa, fitness center and guest laundry. 757-966-2727 www.countryinns.com/chesapeakeva 

 

Lansdowne

 

Lansdowne Resort— $179 per night. Deluxe overnight accommodations and a buffet breakfast for two in the Riverside Hearth. Active military only, must show proper ID upon arrival. www.lansdowneresort.com/

 

Lynchburg

 

Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest— Designed during his second term as President, Jefferson sojourned to this architectural masterpiece as his secluded retreat home in his retirement to find rest and leisure, rekindle his creativity, and spend time with his family. Undergoing award-winning restoration and archaeology. Open April-November. $12.00 military admission ($2.00 discount). (434) 525-1806 www.poplarforest.org

 

Reston

 

Vinifera Wine Bar & Bistro— Offers customers with a Military ID 15% off of their check. Discount does not include alcoholic beverages. Located in The Westin Reston Heights. http://www.viniferabistro.com/. 

 

Virginia Beach

 

Courtyard Oceanfront South— Rate of $199 available for oceanfront jacuzzi rooms with one king bed from July 1-Sept. 7. Military discounts starting from $88 valid seven days a week October 1-December 31. Military ID and advance reservations required. Other restrictions apply. Rates are per room, per night and based on availability at the time of reservations. jenny.king@crestlinehotels.com www.courtyardoceanfront.com/

 

Virginia

 

The Natural Bridge of Virginia. Active duty & retired military save $10 with a free upgrade to The Natural Bridge of Virginia & Caverns Combo ticket when purchased at ITT & MWR offices through November. The Natural Bridge, amidst the Blue Ridge Mountains, is a monumental natural wonder once owned by Jefferson; www.NaturalBridgeOffers.com, 800-533-1410.

 

Natural Bridge Hotel & Conference Center. The discounted rate for active duty military, $70/night on a standard room, saves $20 to $40 depending on the season. To receive the discount, book online or call; present a military ID at check-in. The hotel, adjacent to the Natural Bridge, is on US 11, off I-81; www.NaturalBridgeVA.com, 800-533-1410.

 

Washington

 

Cascades

 

The Bavarian town of Leavenworth, WA: Nestled in the Cascade Mountain range with year round festivals and outdoor recreational opportunities. Free admission to Ale Fest with military ID. November features the best military discounts of the year to welcome our soldiers home and thank them with discounts on rustic cabins, cozy bed and breakfasts, and luxury hotels. Military ID required. http://www.leavenworth.org/modules/pages/?pageid=289&path=289

 

Washington: San Juan Islands

 

Orcas Island: The Blue Heron Bed and Breakfast on Orcas Island honors military and their families with a 10 % 

discount year round. This 1910 historic farmhouse is on the water overlooking beautiful West Sound Bay. Rates include a full breakfast and freshly-baked cookies. Free WIFI. Pets are welcome. www.orcasblueheron.com

 

Turtleback Farm Inn, a bed and breakfast, will discount will depend on what they need and when they are coming. Minimum of 10% per night and more if they are returning service soldiers and no additional for their children. www.turtlebackinn.com

 

WHALE WATCHING ORCAS ISLAND: Experience Orcas Island's favorite adventure in Washington State! Enjoy a family friendly whale watching tour with "Orcas Island Eclipse Charters". Featured as the Coastal Patrol in "Free Willy ll" ! Professional guided tour, Orca spotting service, heated cabin, bathroom and galley. Since ~1990. 20% off active military. Call to reserve. 360-376-6566 www.orcasislandwhales.com

 

San Juan Island: States Inn & Ranch welcomes military families for a fun filled, active getaway to our pet-friendly ranch. Walking and bike trails, 60 acre ranch, near National Historical Park, English Camp, or the Westside. Stay includes a hearty homemade locally-grown breakfast. All active and retired military receive a 10% discount. www.statesinn.com

 

San Juan Safaris on San Juan Island offers a 10 % military discount for whale watching. This includes their family. Retired and Active.

http://www.sanjuansafaris.com/military_discount.html

Come enjoy The Complete Lavender Experience® at Pelindaba Lavender Farm on San Juan Island, WA – 20 acres of organic lavender, self-harvesting, exhibits, tours and over 240 handcrafted lavender products. US Military and their families are invited to enjoy a 10% discount on purchases at the Gatehouse Farm Store. http://www.pelindabalavender.com/

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West Virginia

 

Landgraff

 

The Elkhorn Inn & Theatre— Year-round 10% off guest rooms for active and retired military and families. http://www.elkhorninnwv.com/elkhorninnwv_military.html Owners are Dan and Elisse Clark (US Army Retired and an Official Artist for the US Coast Guard). 14-guest rooms can host up to 28 people, WiFi, satelite TV, fine dining, gift shop, ATV famous trails, fishing, golf, hiking, antiqueing. 

 

Mountain Valley Properties— Cabins to Chalets located in beautiful Pocahontas County, WV, at Snowshoe Mountain Resort. Hot tubs, views, wooded, wheelchair-friendly, pet-friendly properties available. http://www.snowshoerentals.com 10% discount on all properties.

Wisconsin

 

Many Wisconsin campgrounds participate in "Hero's Weekend" free camping for military members. For a list of participating campgrounds go to 

http://www.wisconsincampgrounds.com/heros-weekend.php This is on the weekend of Armed Forces day May 20th. 

 

Many Wisconsin campgrounds participate in "Hero's Weekend" free camping for military members. Weekend of Armed Forces day May 20th. For a list of participating campgrounds go to http://www.wisconsincampgrounds.com/heros-weekend.php

 

Lake Delton

 

Sand County Service Company – Vacation rentals, 1-3 bedroom condos, cozy lakeside cottages, and 3-7 bedroom luxurious vacation homes. Fireplaces * Complete Kitchens * Swimming Pools * Jacuzzis * Wooded Settings * Lakefront and River Views. http://www.sandcounty.com sandcnty@chorus.net 1-800-822-7768. 10% discount to military families.

 

Lake Geneva

 

Lake Geneva Vacation Rentals— Located downtown in this resort town about 1 1/2 hours north of Chicago. 10% off discount for military members. Fun, family-friendly, large group homes. We specialize in family reunions, wedding parties, golf outings, women's weekends, bachelorette and bachelor party vacations. 262-949-1641 www.thenautical.biz www.endless-summer-nites.com www.lakegenevaarearentals.com

 

Onalaska

 

Microtel— Located only 25 miles from the Fort McCoy base in WI. Our military rate is $55 and we offer a Continental Breakfast, WIFI and HBO. We are also conveniently located near many restaurants and shopping centers. Call (608) 783-0833 to book your stay today! www.microtelinn.com

 

Wisconsin

 

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Wyoming

 

Jackson Hole

 

Bentwood Inn— Offers our active military personel a 15% discount. www.bentwoodinn.com It looks like it will be a banner ski year this year -- and we'd love for men and women in uniform to enjoy the famous Jackson Hole powder with a stay at our Inn.