01/15/2014 02:17 pm ET Updated Mar 17, 2014

5 Surprising Hotel Freebies That Will Make Your Winter Break Awesome

We don't know about you, but we love getting free stuff -- especially on vacation. Most of us don't spend our hard-earned money on a trip lightly, and there's nothing worse than showing up at your carefully chosen resort only to get nickel-and-dimed. That's why when a resort does the opposite, and hands out freebies for things you wouldn't expect, it isn't just refreshing -- it can be what elevates your vacation from just okay to out of this world. Here are five freebies that will take your winter vacation to the next level.

- Kelsey Blodget,

5 Surprising Hotel Freebies that Will Make Your Winter Break Awesome