This week’s best Groupon include a variety of great getaway destinations, from the Orlando area to the islands of Washington state. Groupon offers dozens of weekly travel specials, and the savings often exceed 50 percent. The site now offers closing dates beyond the traditional Tuesday at 11:59 p.m.  So we’re including the closing time with each deal. Keep in mind, these deals sell out quickly.


Kissimmee (Orlando), FL – Two nights/up to four people/$112 at the Worldwide Resort in Kissimmee, FL (a $188 value). The Groupon also includes a $30 dining credit. Book by September 17, 2012; travel by September 17, 2012. Purchase by August 2, 2012 at 11:59 p.m.

Taos, NM – Two nights/two adults/$269, Sunday through Wednesday at the charming 19th century Inn on La Loma in Taos, NM (a $550 value.) The offer also includes breakfast daily. Book by September 21, 2012 and travel by December 21, 2012. Purchase by August 2, 2012 at 11:59 p.m.

Branson, MO – Two nights/up to four people/$179, Sunday, Monday or Wednesday check-in at the Hilton Promenade at Branson Landing in Branson, MO (a $352 value.)  The Groupon deal includes two show tickets and two tickets to Splash-a-Torium. Book by August 31, 2012; travel between August 5 and September 15, 2012. Purchase by August 2, 2012 at 11:59 p.m.

Orcas Island, WA– Two nights/up to six people/$139 at the Resort at Deer Harbor on Orcas Island, WA (a $318 value, a 56% savings.)  Book by September 21, 2012; travel by December 31, 2012. Purchase by August 2, 2012 at 11:59 p.m.

For more information or to purchase go to The terms for each deal differ. Read the fine print page before you purchase.

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This Week's Groupon Specials: Orlando, San Juan Islands and more