• Ski free – Nordic or alpine – at the Woodstock Inn & Resort in southern Vermont. The deal starts at $190 per couple per night and includes luxury accommodations at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, lift tickets at the Suicide Six Family Ski Area (value $44 or $64, depending on the day), free pass to the Nordic Center ($18), use of the resort’s Racquet & Fitness Club, and morning coffee and afternoon tea. Add 9 percent room tax and $20 per-day resort fee. Valid Sunday-Thursday through March 16. Info: (888) 338-2745,

• Book a suite for one night at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago (a Four Seasons hotel) or Four Seasons Chicago and receive a second night free. The Winter Is Suite deal applies to stays through April 30. Rates vary. For example, at the Ritz-Carlton, a stay of two weekend nights in mid-January now starts at $623, including taxes, a savings of $623. Deal is based on availability. Info: Four Seasons Chicago, (312) 280-8400, The Ritz-Carlton Chicago, (312) 266-1000,

• The Charles Hotel in Cambridge, Mass., is extending its Friends & Family rate through Jan. 9. A deluxe room now starts at $159 a night or $179 with parking, plus a 14.5 percent tax. The usual starting rate is $259. Not available on Tuesday. The Harvard Square property offers two restaurants, a jazz club and an ice-skating rink. Book at using code FF2013 or call (800) 882-1818.

• SeaDream Yacht Club is offering discounts on several 2014 cruises. For example, a last-minute seven-night Caribbean cruise from Colon, Panama, to San Juan departing Jan. 4 now starts at $2,499 per person double, a savings of $2,901. A six-night Mediterranean cruise sailing round trip from Nice, France, on May 16 now starts at $3,999 per person double, a savings of $3,401. Deal is based on availability. Info: (800) 707-4911,

Deals sell out and availability is not guaranteed. Some restrictions may apply.