Head across the border to Niagara Falls, NY, where shopping, the casino and attractions are all nearby. Stay a block and a half from the Falls for $89 (US$89) per night, plus receive the following extras (once per stay) valued at more than $250:
Stay at the Crowne Plaza Niagara Falls New York for $89 (US$89) Sunday-Thursday from Feb. 13 - March 31. Weekends and March Break arrivals (March 11-19) are available for slightly higher
About the hotel: The hotel is situated directly across the street from the Seneca Niagara Casino, two blocks from the Rainbow Bridge, and minutes from the outlet malls. Hotel highlights include an indoor pool and fitness facility, free high-speed wireless Internet access, Old Falls Sports Bar & Grille, and the only Starbucks Café in the tourist district.
Blackout date: March 4
Book by Feb. 18.