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Labor Day 2012: 10 Last-Minute Specials For The Holiday Weekend (PHOTOS)

Posted: 08/30/2012 7:00 am

I know, I know -- how can Labor Day be upon us already? It happens every year: Memorial Day, July 4th, blink, summer's over.

But don't lament the end of summer -- celebrate it with a last minute getaway that promises to ease you into fall refreshed and ready.

These 10 vacation rentals are offering last-minute deals for the holiday weekend. Check them out, or see our roundup of Labor Day lake escape vacation ideas for more long weekend inspiration.

Have fun and be safe!

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  • Cape Cod Escape

    Celebrate the end of summer with a trip to the beach and laid-back time on the sunny deck at this <a href="" target="_hplink">Chatham, MA, rental home</a>. The Deal: Discount on Labor Day week - contact owner for details.

  • Relax by the Water

    Get some quality beach time in<a href="" target="_hplink"> Clearwater Beach, FL, at this beachfront condo</a>. The Deal: $1,400 off Labor Day week.

  • Cool Pool in Kissimmee

    Chill out in the private pool, or head to Disney World, Universal Studios or any number of ways to play in the Orlando area near this<a href="" target="_hplink"> Kissimmee, FL vacation house</a>. The Deal: $30 off/night in September.

  • Rocky Mountain High

    The trees will already be starting their fall show near this<a href="" target="_hplink"> Leadville, CO Victorian rental</a> in the heart of the Colorado mountains. The Deal: Special rate for Labor Day weekend = $395/night.

  • Great Gulf Getaway

    Ahh. You can't help but feel relaxed on the balcony of this <a href="" target="_hplink">Orange Beach, AL condo's</a> balcony. The Deal: Early fall rates are $100 off peak summer rates.

  • Sunny Florida for the Weekend

    Panama City Beach's white sand beaches, blue-green water and beach fun are all here at this <a href="" target="_hplink">condo at Splash Resort.</a> The Deal: Open for Labor Day weekend and more discounts available in October.

  • Smoky Mountain Luxury

    This 4-bedroom <a href="" target="_hplink">Pigeon Forge cabin</a> is a luxury mountain retreat with private pool near Dollywood and Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The Deal: Stay 3 nights Labor Day weekend and get the 4th free.

  • Plum Island Paradise

    Walk in the waves just outside the door of this <a href="" target="_hplink">Plum Island, MA beach house</a>. The Deal: 10 days for week rate of $2,100.

  • Sightsee in St. Augustine

    This <a href="" target="_hplink">St. Augustine, FL vacation home</a> has a salt-water pool and is just a five-minute walk from the historic center of town. The Deal: Stay 3 nights and get the 4th free.

  • Tahoe Trip

    Beautiful Lake Tahoe will tempt you with fishing, water sports and amazing views from this <a href="" target="_hplink">Tahoe Donner vacation rental</a>. The Deal: Labor Day Special - Contact owner for details.


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