The Atlantic Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Fla, is encouraging guests to bring as many bags as they want even though airlines are charging fees to check them. The hotel's "It Pays to Check Your Bags" promotion will give a $20 per bag, per stay credit, which can be used towards any food and beverage purchase in the restaurants and lounges or Spa Atlantic services. All guests have to do is present their bar coded bag tags upon check-in to receive the offer. The promotion is available now through March 31, 2010, including holidays such as Christmas, New Year’s, Martin Luther King Day and President’s Day.
The promotion can also be combined with the other deals, such as those offering 10 percent off rooms and suites.
The Atlantic Hotel's rates range from $209 to $359 a room, a night.
The "It Pays to Check Your Bags" promotion’s maximum credit is $80 a room, per stay. Guests who stay five nights or longer receive double the credit a bag (up to $160 a room, per stay). To make a reservation, visit www.AtlanticHotelFL.com or call 954-567-8020. Rate code: PKGBAG.