Vail, Colo., Nov. 20, 2001--United Airlines and Vail Resorts have teamed together to offer an unprecedented deal to vacationing families this winter. Kids ages 12 and under fly free on United Airlines from designated markets and stay and ski free at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone resorts when accompanied by a paying adult.
"Our resorts are the ideal setting for a family vacation and this promotion makes visiting us more affordable than ever before," said Martin White of Vail Resorts.
Kids between the ages of 2 and 12 are eligible for a free companion ticket on United Airlines when accompanied by a paying adult (only one free child's fare allowed per paying adult). Travel is valid from Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Newark, Washington, D.C., and Boston into Denver International Airport. Passengers must travel to DIA Sunday through Thursday and depart Monday through Friday.
Once at the resort, each child is eligible for one free lift ticket with every adult lift ticket purchased for up to six days. Kids 12 and under also stay free in the same hotel or condominium with a paying adult (packages based on double occupancy). Vail, BeaverCreek, Breckenridge and Keystone lodging properties are all offering additional savings as part of the promotion. Packages start as low as $617 per adult for airfare, four nights of lodging and four days of skiing for two adults and two kids.
For additional package information or to book a "Kids fly, stay, and ski free" vacation, visit www.snow.com or call 888-222-9374. Consumers can also call Mountain Vacationsat 800-775-7995 or United Vacations at 800-754-8614, extension 4701 or book online atwww.unitedvacations.com/skikids.htm.
This promotion is valid for air travel and accommodations from November 20, 2001 through April 30, 2002 with the following blackout dates: December 19, 2001 - January 1, 2002 and February 14-18, 2002. Offer must be ticketed by December 14, 2001. Offer does not include taxes and surcharges applied to child's airfare. Other restrictions may apply.
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