UNDER $360

Two nights' accommodation in the South Island's Millbrook Resort comes with a $359-a-person package that includes daily buffet breakfasts, a half-hour massage, and use of the spa, sauna, lap pool and fitness classes. Airfares are not included.

Contact: House of Travel, freephone 0800 838 747.


UNDER $900

Fly from Auckland to Rarotonga and spend five nights - or check out some bonus offers to extend your stay.

Bookings must be made by September 5 and travel must be made between September 5 and March 31 next year.

Contact: House of Travel, freephone 0800 838 747.

UNDER $1000

Four nights in Hong Kong from $999 a person (share twin) includes return flights with Cathay Pacific from Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch. Accommodation is at the Majestic Hotel.

This offer is available until August 31, and is valid for travel commenced by November 11 this year. Airport and departure taxes are not included.

Contact: Holiday Shoppe, freephone 0800 808 480.

UNDER $1300

Visit Hong Kong and Kowloon's Sau Mau Ping Temple, for the Monkey God Festival next month, with a four-night travel and accommodation package priced from $999 a person, share twin.

Bookings must be made by August 31.

Flight Centre is offering packages from Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch, including four nights' accommodation at the Majestic Hotel from $999 a person, but you can upgrade to the Harbour Plaza Hong Kong for $295 a person.

Airport taxes, insurance and fuel surcharges are not included.

Contact: Flight Centre, freephone 0800 354 448.

UNDER $660

Imagine cruising in a limousine to your accommodation in Thailand for a luxurious two-night break - priced from $657 a person, twin share, including airport transfers and daily breakfasts at the Four Seasons Resort. Called the Chiang Mai Luxury Stay, this deal is available until late September, and does not include airfares from New Zealand.

Contact: Royal Orchid Holidays (09) 448 1979.