TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Time is running out for Canadians who have not yet booked their winter escape. However, if vacationers move quickly they can still enjoy massive savings on last-minute getaways to the sun.  Sunwing has just launched their March Madness sale, offering sun-seekers savings of up to 50% on vacation packages to an array of luxury tropical five-star resorts in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean when they book by March 1.

Travellers who take advantage of this limited-time promotion can save on perennial favourite resorts such as Royalton Riviera Cancun Resort and Spa. Recipient of Trip Advisor’s® 2019 Traveller’ Choice award, this All-In Luxury® resort boasts revitalizing spa facilities including The Royal Spa’s hydrotherapy circuit and an impeccable beachfront location.  Another popular option in paradise is Royalton White Sands Montego Bay. This upscale family-friendly property features elegant accommodations including swim-out suite options and an array of gourmet à la carte restaurants such as Grazie Italian Trattoria and Hunter Steakhouse For added luxury, guests can upgrade to Diamond Club™ and benefit from attentive butler service, exclusive beach area with waiter service and more.

Vacationers could enjoy a lavish vacation at a steal to Riu Republica, set on Punta Cana’s coveted white-sand shores. Exclusively for adults, this tropical oasis is home to the Caribbean’s sole adults only water park with four massive water slides and numerous sparkling pools with swim-up bars. In addition to the top-rated facilities at RIU resorts, travellers also enjoy exclusive RIU-topia perks when they book with Sunwing, including in-room liquor dispensers, regularly replenished mini-bar and unlimited reservation-free dining.

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 | 

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