Dream Vacations

Dream Vacation Travel

When you are looking to travel for leisure, our professional staff can help make the difference between a horrible trip and a pleasurable vacation.

Depending on your destination and your travel components, there can be up to five different ways to price your vacation to guarantee that you are receiving the best possible price.

  • Published Pricing: Buying each component directly from the vendor, i.e. air, car, hotel, cruise, train, event tickets, etc.
  • Tour Company Pricing: Purchase package pricing from a reputable tour company that offers some or all of the components you are looking for.
  • Consolidators: Purchase blocked airline space from a reputable consolidator.
  • Consortium Hotel, Car and Cruise Pricing: In order to offer the best available rates, ETC Vacations belongs to two consortiums.
  • A Combination of the Above.

Executive Travel has an online booking tool but when it comes to vacation travel, it is best that you have one of our Vacation Consultants check the above five pricing options to guarantee that you are receiving the best available price. We offer three different ways for you to request pricing from us.

  • Call ETC Vacations 425.453.8200
  • Email your request
  • Complete our online Travel Request Form and one of our Vacation Consultants will get back to you with pricing.
    (You are not committed to purchasing until we have given you your pricing options and you give us the okay to purchase.)
Disney Vacations

Nothing is quite as magical as a Disney Vacation. With parks all over the world, cruises, and other adventures, there is sure to be a trip that fits you like a glass slipper.

Why Us?

You might think a travel agency that specializes in corporate travel would not be the right agency for arranging vacation or personal travel. Typically, that's the case, but it's not with Executive Travel Consultants. Whether you use us for business or vacation travel, you'll benefit from our unique approach to providing travel services. In the most fundamental sense, you'll gain from how we apply a commonsense-based approach to travel planning that is founded on respect. Respect for you, your travel preferences, your budget and your time. In other words, we think like you do when planning your vacation and then apply our sophisticated tools and expertise to arrange the exact kind of vacation you want that also meets your budget.

You'll benefit from using an agency with more than 16 years of paying attention to travel details. We know the airline connections that seldom connect on time as well as the hotels undergoing renovations, for instance. And we know how to use a variety of sources to find you the best airfares and rates while still providing you quality service. In fact, our average domestic airline ticket price is $401, which is significantly lower than the industry norm of $460 (or our average international booking of $1,881 compared to the industry average of $2,153).

And you'll gain from the personal attention and passion for travel our in-house consultants bring to the job every day. We love to travel, so we have deep insight into arranging memorable vacations. The result? We can direct you to hidden gems other agencies will miss, whether you are looking for a quaint bed-and-breakfast or a world-class luxury resort. And we pay attention to detail so that all of your travel needs are addressed. For instance, if you're traveling abroad, we can assist you in getting a passport or visas.

Travel Planning

Our travel planning services offer a one-stop source for finding and booking complete travel arrangements-from vacation packages, cruises, air travel to hotels and ground transportation. We research and make reservations on major and non-major carriers (such as Southwest Airlines, JetBlue or SunCountry). And when your travel plans change, we're available to help you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Executive Travel Consultants provides a one-stop source for finding and booking complete vacation travel arrangements-from air travel to hotels and ground transportation. Our job is to handle your vacation travel planning so we save you both time and money, while gaining peace of mind. The following services are offered to all of our vacation travel customers:

Customer Service

  • Support by phone, voice mail, fax or email
  • Refunds on unused e-tickets
  • After-hours emergency service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Extensive quality control to ensure accuracy
  • Ongoing travel support

Airline Reservations

  • Reservations on non-ARC carriers as well as tertiary carriers, such as Southwest Airlines
  • Use of promotional coupons & fares, as well as consolidator tickets, when available
  • Negotiated airfare rates through multiple industry associations and programs
  • Enrollment and management of frequent flyer mileage, air club and credit card programs

Hotel & Rental Car Reservations

  • Negotiated corporate discount rates
  • Use of promotional coupons when available
  • Arranging for special needs or requirements

Ground Transportation

  • Negotiated airport parking rates at select locations
  • Arranging for limousine and specialized ground transportation
  • Discounted parking at selected airports

International Travel

  • Assistance applying for or renewing a Passport, including expedited processing
  • Assistance with Visa applications
  • Arranging all international transfers
  • VAT recovery support
  • My Travel Wallet currency rates and conversion

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Special Services


Special Travel Types - Booking & Assitance Including:

  • Weekend get-aways
  • Domestic promotions
  • International promotions
  • Adventure travel

Handling Special Itineraries & Global Trips

Vacation Specials
  • Exclusive Offers
    These offers are courtesy of Journeys and their preferred partners. We have selected a few of our favorites to offer here, but there are many more to fit any interest you may have. Just give us a call to discuss further options.
  • Cruises
    Book any cruise you can find and at the best rate available. Click to view our favorites and view special limited time deals.
  • African Impact
    Take a vaccation helping with African wildlife conservation.


Maui

Classic Vacations - Maui

Gorgeous Beaches and Wonderful Attractions in Maui
Enjoy Maui's outstanding attractions. Haleakala is famous for its beautiful sunrises while the Maui Ocean Center has an amazing Hawaiian Aquarium. The scenic Road to Hana has one-lane bridges and cascading waterfalls. December through May, join the fun while humpback whales entertain with athletic antics off shore.
Maui

African Impact

Explore - Inspire - Impact!

With recent events around the world, we would like to highlight an opportunity to give back to the majestic animals of Africa. African Impact offers more than a safari to see the animals. They offer chances to work with the animals and help conserve their habitat. This is not a big fancy resort where you sit pool side and ride around in an air-conditioned Jeep. This is a get down and dirty opportunity to really dive into what Africa is all about and come out with a sense of purpose and accomplishment.

Here are a few of our favorites form their vast selection:

Coastal Treasures

A Treasure Chest of Memories

Coastal Treasures

Which memory will you treasure the most after this wonderful journey? Perhaps it will be wandering the beaches and harbor of Portofina and marveling at the splendid views of the Mediterranean, or maybe it will be standing in front of Michelangelo's David in Florence. Maybe even enjoying some gelato after a bike ride through the Italian countryside. This is an experience you won't want to miss.

Scenic Cities

Scenic Cities on the Water

Waterways and Marina

Water is the lifeblood of any city, and it has also inspired quaint villages that spring up along picturesque coastlines. This voyage takes you from charming coastal retreats to historic cities that have thrived along great rivers to the most famous canal city in the world.

South Pacific Jewels

South Pacific Jewels

Marquesas, Tuamotus, and Society Islands

On this two-week cruise, you'll first call on the Tuamotu Islands, specifically Fakarava. This atoll is commonly known for its pristine beaches, rare wildlife, and exceptional diving. Next, explore the mist-covered Marquesas, where you'll discover the islands of Fatu Hiva, Hiva Oa, Tahuata, and Kuku Hiva.

Society Islands, Cook Islands, Tonga and Fiji

Begin Your Journey to Paradise

Society Islands, Cook Islands, Tonga and Fiji

On this classic voyage, you will journey form St. Maarten in the Caribbean to the shores of the storied Portuguese capital, Lisbon, calling en route at Santa Cruz de La Palma - nicknamed the "Beautiful Island" - in the Canary Islands and at Madeira, the "Floating Garden of the Atlantic."

Hong Kong to Singapore

Embrace the Beauty of Asia

9-Day Hong Kong to Singapore

On this wonderful Voyage you will experience the culture of Asia while visiting cities sich as Hong Kong, Ho Chi Minh City, Chan May, and Singapore.

Montreal to New York

Beautiful Fall Foliage

10-Day Montreal to New York

Treat yourself to the spectacle of Fall in North America when nature's artistry is on dazzling display. Join Silversea as they celebrate this seasonal splendor with this special, 10-day harvest of voyages between New York and Montreal.

Seasonal Specials
Christmas

German Christmas Market for Two 


6 Nights from $3300

Christmas time is coming soon and nothing starts the season better than a visit to one of many German Christmas markets!

Highlights:

  • Roundtrip Non-Stop flights for Two via Condor Air from Seattle to Frankfurt
  • Six Nights at The Intercontinental Frankfurt 
  • Private Walking Tour of Frankfurt Christmas Market 
  • The Frankfurt Christmas Market dates back to 1393 and is spread across the Römerberg Square, which is surrounded by pretty traditional half-timbered houses. 
  • The market is especially famous for its local culinary treats such as hot apple wine and Bethmännchen (traditional marzipan and almond biscuits). 
  • Over 200 festively decorated stalls sell handcrafted products, a giant Christmas tree and choirs singing heavenly carols add to the atmosphere.

Reservations are subject to availability. Exceptions and exclusions may apply to program.

NCL Encore1

Cruise to the Eastern Caribbean on Norwegian Cruise Lines' Newest Addition 


7 Nights from $499 *

Explore The Caribbean on the Norwegian Encore.

*Above rate is per person and based on double occupancy.

Highlights:

  • Cruise from Miami, Florida 
  • 7 Nights Accommodations with a variety of room options
  • Visit Puerto Rico and U.S.and British Virgin Islands
  • Travel aboard Norwegian's brand new ship, The Encore
  • Norwegian Encore features a vast range of delicious dining options, a variety of bars and lounges, and some of the best entertainment at sea
  • Cutting-edge technology and daring new thrills take cruising to a whole new level with a race track, laser tag and virtual reality on board. 
  • Many shore excursion opportunities from Catamaran Sails and Snorkeling to Hiking and Bicycle Tours 
  • Discounted airfare available

Reservations are subject to availability. Exceptions and exclusions may apply to program.

RIU DR

RIU Republica ~ Playa De Arena Gorda, Punta Cana


7 Nights from $2,730 *

Enjoy All Inclusive Amenities in The Beautiful Dominican Republic
*Above rate is based on double occupancy.

Highlights:

  • Accommodations for Two, Standard Ocean View Room
  • Free Splash Water World Park and Pool Party on Property
  • All-Inclusive Amenities, including meals, snacks, unlimited beverages, regularly restocked mini bar, 24 hour room service, activities, entertainment, taxes, tips and more! 
  • $35 Spa Credit 
  • Up to $2500 in resort credits
  • Round-Trip Airfare from Seattle to the Dominican Republic, Punta Cana 
  • Transfers to and from resort and Punta Cana Airport

 

Terms and Conditions:
Reservations are subject to availability. Prices are subject to change without notice. Exceptions and exclusions may apply.

LimelightHotel

Save up to 25% on Lodging at the Limelight Hotel


Aspen, Colorado


Valid from November 11,2019- April 11,2020


Highlights:

  • Located in the epicenter of downtown Aspen, the Limelight Hotel places guests just two blocks away from Aspen Mountain, the charming outdoor walking malls and more than 100 fine-dining restaurants, as well as the free skier shuttles.
  • Stay 2 nights, Save 20% (Sun-Wed only)
  • Stay 3 nights, Save 20%
  • Stay 4 nights, Save 25%
  • This 126-room, dog-friendly hotel offers well-appointed hotel accommodations ranging from deluxe rooms with kitchenettes to spacious 1 and 2 bedroom suites, featuring terraces, full kitchens and fireplaces.
  • Guest amenities include an outdoor pool, two hot tubs, fitness center, ski valet and lockers, underground parking, a multilingual computer station, extended hot continental breakfast and an in-town shuttle.
  • The onsite restaurant, the Limelight Lounge, features an array of light Italian fare, pizza as well as a full bar.
 

Terms and Conditions:
*Discount is based on availability and is subject to change. Exceptions and exclusions may apply.

Hotel Paris Bastille

Hotel Paris Bastille - MGallery by Sofitel

December in Paris Superior Special

Total Package Price with Airfare for two (2) $2,622.46

Includes:

  • Round-trip Airfare Seattle to Paris Round-trip
  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • 15% Off Queen Superior Room - 6 Nights
  • Travel through March 31, 2020
 

Terms and Conditions:
Reservations are subject to availability. Prices are subject to change without notice. Exceptions and exclusions may apply.

Vegas

New Years in Las Vegas

Ring in the the New Year at The Venetian Resort

Total Package Price with Airfare for two (2) $1895.00

Includes:

  • December 30th, 2019-January 2nd, 2020
  • Round-trip Airfare Seattle to Las Vegas
  • Three Nights Accommodations at The Venetian Resort in a Luxury King Suite
  • Enjoy Multiple Fireworks Shows Right from the Vegas Strip
  • Onsite Recreation Includes- Gambling, Three Pools, Two Outdoor Hot Tubs, Sauna and Spa
  • Savor the art of cuisine at The Venetian – home to 20 critically acclaimed Las Vegas restaurants, with menus to suit any taste - from fine dining to casual.
 

Terms and Conditions:
Reservations are subject to availability. Prices are subject to change without notice. Exceptions and exclusions may apply.


 

Terms and Conditions:
Reservations are subject to availability. Prices are subject to change without notice. Exceptions and exclusions may apply.

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