Sundance Vacations Wins 2016 Silver Stevie Award for Great Employers

October 4, 2016


NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. — Sundance Vacations was honored with a 2016 Silver Stevie Award for Employer of the Year in the Hospitality and Leisure category during the first annual Stevie Awards for Great Employers that were presented on Friday, September 30. Read more…

Sundance Vacations Sponsors King's College Awards Dinner

Sundance Vacations cofounder's greatest mentor attorney Allan Kluger was honored by King's College....Read More

Family Promise of Carbon County "Flushes Out  Homelessness"

Family Promise of Carbon County is placing brightly painted toilets on the yards of people in the Carbon County community for a good cause....Read More

Sundance Vacations Offers New Way to Connect with Travelers

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. — Sundance Vacations, a leader in destination-based travel, has announced an exciting advancement in the way the company will help to handle its customer’s needs.....Read More

Sundance Vacations Co-Founders Accept Senate Citation

After 25 successful years in business, Sundance Vacations co-founders and employees gather to celebrate their hard work. The company accepted a senate award for their milestone ....Read More

Sundance Vacations Co-Founders Accept Senate Citation

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. — Sundance Vacations, a leading provider of destination-based vacations, was named a Finalist today in the 2016 Stevie® Awards for Great Employers, and will ultimately be a Gold, Silver or Bronze Stevie Award winner in the program in late September.....Read More

Tieks Review for Travel- Sundance Vacations Reviews

Have you seen Tieks ballet flats? They are luxury travel shoes specifically designed to wear for long hours and on the go. Learn more about these awesome Tieks reviews and see what Jenn from Sundance Vacations thought after her first Tieks purchase....Read More

Sundance Vacations Destinations: Williamsburg, Virginia

With the celebration of Independence Day on July 4, the month of July is arguably one of the most patriotic months of the year in America, and travelers will find few vacation destinations that are overflowing with more patriotism than Williamsburg, Virginia.  But, there is more to this travel spot than just history.....Read More

Sundance Vacations' Washington DC Office Votes for Travel!

As the 2016 presidential election season progresses, heated debates will ensue from cable news to the kitchen table. While partisan politics may get divisive, there’s one thing that anyone—blue, red or purple—can get behind this year:  the power of travel in America.  That’s why Sundance Vacations is campaigning for travel and encouraging everyone to join us in supporting “Travel ’16.”....Read More

Make Your Own Natural Sunscreen for Your Next Trip!

Getting ready for that beach trip this summer? Make your own natural sunscreen to protect yourself from those damaging rays! This DIY organic sunblock recipe is an all natural way to SPF up!....Read More

Sundance Vacations Employee Featured on Consumer Reports

Recently, Sundance Vacations employee Jessie Suren was featured by Consumer Reports in a story about student debt and how it affects graduate’s everyday lives.  Consumer Reports reached out to Suren, who holds a four-year degree from La Salle University, after discovering her video on YouTube....Read More

Sundance Vacations Corporate Office Recycles

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – Our corporate office in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania is now recycling plastic, aluminum, tin, glass, and office paper. Our 100-plus employees are sure to save some room in landfills! Read More.

Esplanade Suites Earns 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

WILDWOOD, N.J. – Esplanade Suites, a Sundance Vacations Resort, announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence for 2016. Now in its sixth year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year. This is the fifth year in a row that Esplanade Suites has received the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.....Read More.

Woodfield Manor Earns 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

CRESCO, Pa. – Woodfield Manor, a Sundance Vacations Resort, announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence for 2016. Now in its sixth year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year.  This is the second year in a row that Woodfield Manor has received the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.....Read More.

Sundance Vacations Employees Unite to Help Victim of Vehicle Collision

Sundance Vacations Wilkes-Barre, PA employees come together to help a fellow employee's husband recover after a car stuck him while he was outside working at the traffic construction site....Read More.

Sundance Vacations Bracket Challenge Champion Crowned 

With brackets and March Madness on the brain, Sundance Vacations thought, why not have a little fun with brackets too!  That’s where the Sundance Vacations Bracket Challenge came into play.  We took 32 of our favorite destinations and broke them down into four categories (beach, family, mountain and tropical destinations) and matched them up against one another....Read More.

Sundance Vacations Makes List of Best Places to Work in New Jersey

Sundance Vacations has been named as one of the companies that will appear on the 2016 list of Best Places to Work in New Jersey, it was announced on February 8 by the Best Companies Group.  This is the fifth time and fifth year in a row that the company has placed on the list.....Read More.

How Sundance Vacations Co-Founder Helps Local Charities

Sundance Vacations Co-Founder Tina Dowd has been named an Outstanding Philanthropist for the work she does to help others in both her local community and around her travel company's locations. Discover what she does to help the homeless in Carbon County.....Read More.

Sundance Vacations Sweepstakes Giveaway 2015

Sundance Vacations gives away $50,000 and more in prizes each year as a thank you to those who expressed interest in our innovative travel program! Click here to see this year's winners and what they won in the Sundance Vacations Sweepstakes Giveaway 2015 .....Read More.

Sundance Vacations Attends Stevie Awards For Strides in Customer Service

Sundance Vacations Stevie Awards- Our travel company has received a number of Stevie Awards throughout the years and is excited to attend the Sales & Customer Service Awards at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Friday, March 4, 2016. .....Read More.

Earn $100 With Sundance Vacations RoomSnap!

A picture may be worth a thousand words, but it could also be worth $100 to you.  Sundance Vacations is looking for travelers with an eye for detail to be part of our team of room photographers. If you’ve visited a Sundance Vacations property or have a trip planned, you could easily earn $100 in cash or travel credits......Read More.


Esplanade Suites & Woodfield Manor: Sundance Vacations Resorts

Both Esplanade Suites, in Wildwood, New Jersey, and Woodfield Manor, located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania, have been branded as Sundance Vacations Resorts.  Both sets of accommodations will remain under the same management and have the same great service, but will now carry the Sundance Vacations name, which brings over 25 years of vacationing experience to these great locations.....Read More.


Sundance Vacations Spreads Holiday Cheer in 2015

Sundance Vacations is big on giving back to those in the community! Our corporate office in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. helped both The Salvation Army and Weinberg Food Bank prepare for Christmas this year by collecting clothing, food, and presents for those in need.......Read More.


Sundance Vacations Honored as Best Place to Work

Sundance Vacations has placed 21st on the list of Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania in the Large Company category.  They join the likes of Edward Jones, Sheetz, Gettysburg College and the Milton Hershey School, who also made the 2015 list.  This makes the fifth time that the Sundance Vacations has been named to the list in the last eight years......Read More.


Sundance Vacations Helps Raise $17,000 For Charity

Sundance Vacations worked with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Eastern PA to raise funds for blood cancer research. Between fundraising events and their participation in the Runner's World Festival as members of Team in Training, Sundance Vacations employees donated more than just their time to the prevention of this deadly disease.....Read More.

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Sundance Vacations Sponsors Students to Attend Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week!

Sundance Vacations recently sponsored four students in order for them to attend Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week (PFEW) that was held over the summer.  David Oley, Jacob Hoover, Joey Kress and Joshua Narrow were selected to receive the scholarships to attend the fourth and final week of the events that were held from Aug. 2-8 at both Lycoming College and the Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport, Pa.....Read More.

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Sundance Vacations Makes Picking a New Destination Easy!

Sometimes as a traveler, you can fall into the same old routine of heading to the same place year after year.  For the people who have found themselves in a vacation rut, and want to shake things up a bit, Sundance Vacations understands how difficult it can be to research, pick out and find things to do in new locations.....Read More.

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Sundance Vacations Makes Best Places to Work List in PA

The Team Pennsylvania Foundation and the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development recently released the list of companies that will be honored as the “Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania”.  Sundance Vacations, a destination-based travel company located in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., made the list among 25 other companies that are considered large-sized......Read More.


Sundance Vacations Reviews

Oh no. Someone just gave your travel business a one-star rating on Yelp or TripAdvisor? Before you reply, look over these best practices for responding to reviews on rating sites, both positive and negative. Sundance Vacations is here to help....Read More.


Sundance Vacations Celebrates 25 Years

As we begin our 25th year, Sundance Vacations reflects back on how it all first began. From two people making calls on a bean-bag chair to now operating 9 offices across the United States as an award winning travel company, we've come a long way...Read More.


How Sundance Vacations Travelers Use GoPros

Sundance Vacations knows that GoPros are hot in the photography and video industry! That's why we're giving away cameras to the winners of our  “Sundance Vacations Photo Contest."  Read more about these powerful little devices and what our travelers think of their new GoPros!....Read More.

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May Traveler of the Day Winner Announced

Sundance Vacations is happy to announce the winner of our “Sundance Vacations Traveler of the Day” contest.  Congratulations to Martha Haynes, who has been selected as the winner of the contest for the month of May, 2015.  Martha, who finished with 101 votes, will now be able to select a charity of her choice and Sundance Vacations will donate $500 to it in her name....Read More.

Sundance Vacations CEO Among Highest Rated by Glassdoor

Sundance Vacations CEO Among Highest Rated!

Sundance Vacations is proud to announce that CEO John Dowd has been awarded Glassdoor’s Highest Rated CEO recognition for 2015. Glassdoor, a jobs and careers marketplace, released its annual report highlighting the Highest Rated CEOs, this year recognizing top leaders in countries throughout North America and parts of Europe......Read More.

Sundance Vacations Director of IT Shawn Jetton helps McCann School of Business and Technology

Sundance Vacations Helps McCann School of Business and Technology

The McCann School of Business and Technology Wilkes-Barre and Hazleton Campuses invited Shawn Jetton, Director of IT at Sundance Vacations, to join their Program Advisory Board. As a respected professional in the technology  field.  Shawn’s expertise will provide guidance in the areas such as curriculum and graduate skill sets for entry level employment.......Read More.

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TSA Fails Security Tests

Recently the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has been in the news for all the wrong reasons.  A number of studies and reviews done over the course of the last few years have been steadily proving there are a lot of gaps and vulnerabilities in the way that the TSA operates.  The most recent of these, in a story broke by ABC News, has shown some staggering results.......Read More.

Sundance Vacations: Parsippany, New Jersey

Everyone at Sundance Vacations knows that a great team is only as good as its head coach.  That same philosophy holds true when it comes to the sales directors at each of the seven sales offices operated by Sundance Vacations, including its corporate headquarters in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.  The other Sundance Vacations sales offices are located in Harrisburg, Pittsburgh and King of Prussia in Pennsylvania, Parsippany, New Jersey; Downers Grove, Illinois, and Washington, D.C.... Read More.

Sundance Vacations: Harrisburg

The Sundance Vacations Harrisburg, PA office is all about customer service!  Mike and Barb Kasper are one of two husband-and-wife teams who serve as co-directors of sales for Sundance Vacations.  The Kaspers are at the helm of Sundance Vacations’ Harrisburg office, which is located at 400 Crums Mill Road in the state capital city of Pennsylvania. Together, they started their careers with Sundance Vacations 13 years ago as traveling sales representatives....Read More.

Memorial Day Getaway Ideas

With Memorial Day Weekend quickly approaching, it is officially the unofficial start of summer.  Right?  Yup!  Here at Sundance Vacations, we would like to take a minute to say thank you to all of the military men and women that are serving, did serve and especially, the ones who gave their lives in service of this great nation.  With the prospect of a long weekend in mind, Sundance Vacations thought it would be a good time to explore some great ideas for a Memorial Day getaway....Read More.

Best Places to Work Illinois 2015

Sundance Vacations is proud to announce that they have been named to the Illinois list of Best Places to Work for 2015!  This makes the 6th time in the last seven years that the company has made the list.  It is also the 4th consecutive year in-a-row that Sundance Vacations has been honored by the Best Places Group in the state of Illinois.....Read More.

April Traveler of the Day Winner Announced

After a heated voting battle this month, we are happy to announce the winner of our “Sundance Vacations Traveler of the Day” contest.  Congratulations to Karolyn Seice, who has been selected as the winner of the contest for the month of April, 2015.  Karolyn, who finished with 452 votes, will now be able to select a charity of her choice and Sundance Vacations will donate $500 to it in her name....Read More.

Sundance Vacations Receives Excellence Award

Sundance Vacations is proud to announce that it has received the Northeast Pennsylvania Manufacturers and Employers Association (NEPA MAEA) Excellence Award for Community Involvement!  This award is designed to recognize employers in the northeastern region of Pennsylvania that demonstrate a great commitment to the community that they reside in.....Read More.

Take Mom on a Trip!

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, many people may be struggling with the question of what to get their mom for that special day.  (Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 10!)  It can be hard to put into gift form the amount of thanks and appreciation that you have for your mother.  Many people purchase cards, flowers, candy and more to show their admiration for their moms.....Read More.

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Sundance Vacations Named Among Best Places to Work in New Jersey

Sundance Vacations has again been named to the list of New Jersey’s “Best Places to Work”.  This will make four-consecutive years that the company has been named to the list and the second year in-a-row that it placed 12th among large companies.  The Best Places to Work list is created by the Best Companies Group.  Each year, a study is conducted on all of the nominated companies, this includes surveys that are given to the employees......Read More.

Sundance Vacations Fly Away Offer!

Just for coming in to view a multimedia presentation about what Sundance Vacations has to offer you as a traveler, we will give you and a guest a choice of one of three Caribbean fly-away vacations. Pick from either Cancun (Mexico), Montego Bay (Jamaica) or San Juan (Puerto Rico) and spend four days and three nights there. Trips include hotel accommodations and round-trip airfare.

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