Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3
#274788 - 03/31/08 11:00 AM Cash Discounts for tours?  
Joined: Mar 2008
Posts: 13
ShellKing Offline
.
ShellKing  Offline
Are we likely to find there are discounts for paying cash (instead of Visa) for tours? Dive tours? Snorkel tours? Jungle Tours?

#274792 - 03/31/08 11:22 AM Re: Cash Discounts for tours? [Re: ShellKing]  
Joined: Mar 2005
Posts: 625
spl Offline
.
spl  Offline
no.

#274796 - 03/31/08 11:37 AM Re: Cash Discounts for tours? [Re: spl]  
Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 1,816
Hon Offline
.
Hon  Offline
Yes. Tanisha offers discounted rates for cash.


Newfoundlanders are the only people in heaven who want to go home.
#274798 - 03/31/08 11:41 AM Re: Cash Discounts for tours? [Re: Hon]  
Joined: Mar 2005
Posts: 625
spl Offline
.
spl  Offline
Also try searious for your discount

#274837 - 03/31/08 02:45 PM Re: Cash Discounts for tours? [Re: spl]  
Joined: Mar 2008
Posts: 13
ShellKing Offline
.
ShellKing  Offline
thanks I appreciate it. smile I was just asking in case there might be. Not because it is my divine right.


#274853 - 03/31/08 03:58 PM Re: Cash Discounts for tours? [Re: ShellKing]  

**DONOTDELETE**
Unregistered
pedro2
Because credit cards are expensive for tour operators you may find a discount for multiple trips is more readily negotiable if you pay in cash, or in travellers' cheques. A straight discount for cash won't normally be offered, apart from anything else because it breaks the rules imposed by the card companies.

#274872 - 03/31/08 06:23 PM Re: Cash Discounts for tours? [Re: ]  
Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 7,412
SimonB Offline
SimonB  Offline
"A straight discount for cash won't normally be offered, apart from anything else because it breaks the rules imposed by the card companies."

Not true, adding a surcharge for credit cards violates your agreement. Offering a discount for cash is not a problem.

#274873 - 03/31/08 06:28 PM Re: Cash Discounts for tours? [Re: SimonB]  
Joined: May 2006
Posts: 3,287
tacogirl Offline
.
tacogirl  Offline
I think Seaduced offers a discount for paying cash but you might want to double check on that.


tacogirl Facebook, Belize Life Linked In - Belize info & images https://www.facebook.com/tacogirl

#274874 - 03/31/08 06:53 PM Re: Cash Discounts for tours? [Re: tacogirl]  
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 3,880
reaper Offline
.
reaper  Offline
Every time I have offered cash for diving or a tour a deal has been struck. It never hurts to ask.

#274877 - 03/31/08 08:28 PM Re: Cash Discounts for tours? [Re: reaper]  
Joined: Mar 2008
Posts: 13
ShellKing Offline
.
ShellKing  Offline
Thanks, in person this evening I discovered that indeed a 10% discount is usually available for cash. We walked around town and had a dinner at Elivi's. We are visiting Laminae tomorrow.

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Links
Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!

Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!


Things to do

News
Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
BelizeNews.com
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Amandala
Love FM
The Reporter
Caye Caulker
Chronicles

PLUS TV
TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
SanPedroScoop
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater

Blogs
San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
Tacogirl
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Bound for Belize
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Conch Shell Inn: All rooms are right on the beach in the heart of San Pedro, so within walking distance to anything and everything!!
Lil� Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
February
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28
Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
Mini Chat
Who's Online Now
2 registered members (Marty, ThomasCat), 47 guests, and 4 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums44
Topics64,610
Posts463,920
Members18,748
Most Online1,262
Jun 10th, 2007



AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0