$99 per night at Ponte Vedra Beach resort

The 4-star golf resort and spa in Florida's pristine Ponte Vedra Beach, Sawgrass Marriott Resort & Spa, is offering a splendid deal on stays through January.

A bargain rate of just $99 per night includes a daily $25 resort credit. Blackout dates include Dec. 4-9, 31.

Book this offer by Dec. 10.

Start the booking process at this Travelzoo link: http://www.travelzoo.com/hotels/florida/927800 .

Ranked the #1 golf resort in Florida by Travel + Leisure magazine, the Sawgrass Marriott Resort & Spa boasts eight challenging courses, including The Players Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass.

Relax at the the property's private Cabana Beach Club -- easily accessible with complimentary shuttle service. The resort also offers biking trails, three heated pools and an Arnold Palmer-designed 18-hole putting course.

The resort also features a 25,000-square-foot spa complete with Zen relaxation lounges and a private lap pool. The spa was recently ranked one of the Top Ten "Best Relaxation/Spa Hotels in North America" by the readers of TripAdvisor.

Ponte Vedra boasts miles of beaches, elegant shopping and fine dining and is a 45 minute drive from Jacksonville.

Get to Jacksonville at one-way sale rates from $44 with AirTran or Delta. This current sale is valid on trips finished on or before March 16. Buy tickets through Dec. 9.

Clara Bosonetto is a retired travel consultant.