Take a weekend getaway this Veteran’s Day

Veteran’s Day is coming, and the extra day off is a great reason to celebrate with a spontaneous long weekend getaway.  This year, members of the Military Community can take advantage of additional discounts through Hotwire’s new military discount.  As an added incentive to be slightly adventurous, we’ve highlighted great deals all about an hour drive from the five largest military bases in the U.S.

Raleigh, North Carolina – Situated about an hour from Fort Bragg, Raleigh offers tons of family friendly activities including museums, parks and historical monuments that can be visited for free.  With rooms starting at $70 a night*, a quick trip to Raleigh makes a fun and affordable long weekend.

Nashville, Tennessee – About sixty miles from Fort Campbell, Kentucky sits Nashville, Tennessee, home to some of the best food, music and nightlife in the country.  If you’re flexible with your location in and around the Nashville-area, hotel deals can be found for under $100* night.  Live music, much of it free, happens nightly all around the Music City.

Dallas, Texas – Fort Hood military base is close to the Big “D” and with 3.5 and 4 star hotels from $80 a night* this bustling city offers many activities to fit every budget. Not to mention the city’s amazing food options. From burgers to brisket to tres leches cake, visitors to Dallas will definitely eat well.

Seattle, WA – Seattle is less than an hour from Joint Base Lewis-McChord, and using the city’s new and improved Light Rail system is an economical and easy way for families to get around.  The city boasts fabulous free outdoor art spaces, parks galore and a bustling waterfront. Over Veteran’s Day weekend, find 3-4 star Hot Rate® Hotel rooms close to the airport for under $80 a night*.

Atlanta, GA – On November 12th, Atlanta hosts their 35th annual Atlanta Veterans Day Parade, commencing at 11:11 downtown. The aquarium is also offering family activities all weekend, in addition to free admission as part of their “Military Salute” programming.  Hot Rate® Hotel deals can be found outside Atlanta from under $100.*

* Prices based on travel dates from 11/10-13 for Hot Rate® hotels. Prices are dynamic and subject to change. Availability is limited. There’s no guarantee these prices will be in effect at the time of your search. Hotel name shown only after booking. All bookings final.

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