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Keith Jones

My family took a weekend trip to Kansas City. Terry booked a hotel for us at the same rate that we saw advertised online - however - when we checked it at the hotel, I noticed a distinct difference in how we were treated. Terry had set up a few simple things with the hotel to make our stay better - extra pillows, room with a view, etc. When we asked about an upgrade to a suite, the hotel went out of their way to accomodate us. I am quite sure that Terry's involvement in booking our room made a big difference in how well our trip went. When traveling I really like having an expert to help "navigate." Thanks Terry!

Crescent Terry

Everytime my family travels we use Beacon Vacations. When my dad needed wheelchairs to get on and off the planes Terry had it all arranged ahead of time and there was no hassle. She makes sure everything goes off without a hitch. Beacon Vacations is wonderful!!

Connie Alexander

My husband and I went on the Partot Head cruise 2 different years. We had the time of our lives. There was so much to do and see. Terry and Bill always had something fun for us planned as we were cruising from destination to destination. If you get the chance, I HIGHLY recommend this cruise. You don't even have to be a Parrot Head but I bet you will be by the time the cruise ends!!!

Anne Risney Morgan

Terry helped plan my spring getaway with my daughter to Cozumel, Mexico and it was a huge success. She was very knowledgeable and helpful on all aspects of the trip. Plus she is just a really nice person to work with so it makes it fun. I would highly recommend her and Beacon Vacations.

JoDell Hajek

Terry, I wanted to Thank You so much for all your assistance with our Trip to see our Son before he deployed – everything went like clockwork & it was such an enjoyable trip & you made it easy  Thank you

Michele Kennedy

If you are looking for a company to book your travel with Beacon Vacations is for you! I have been on two cruises that were set up by Terry. The first cruise was great, we had a blast. The parties on the cruise were a lot of fun. There were tons of things to do and Terry got all the arrangements made and kept us informed of what was going on and what we needed to have with us. I went again this year and it was even better. The entertainer that was hired to perform for us was so nice and sweet. He did any request we had for songs. We again had everything taken care of and Terry was emailing out reminders and making sure that we all had everything ready to go for the cruise. Once on the boat we had a blast. We also ended up raising quite a bit for the Jenny Edmonson Hospital! If you are looking for someone to book your vacation plans Terry at Beacon Vacations is the one to call. Thanks again for everything!

Mike & Regina Ernst

I just wanted to send you a short note to thank you for allowing Regina and I to join you guys on the cruise. We both had a wonderful time. All the games, raffles and other activities were so much fun!!! And the entertainment wasn't too bad either. Captain Josh in my humble opinion is one of the best trop rock entertainers in the business. And he and Laurie are a lot of fun to be around. We hope to do it again sometime.

Marguerite and Ken Fondren

We booked a cruise through Terry and her service and expertise was superb! Will will book again through Beacon Vacations!

Tara Slevin

I have worked with Terry Oldenburg and Beacon Vacations both on a personal and professional level. They are very responsive, flexible and go above and beyond to make sure your trip is a success! It's a comfort to know they have your best interests at heart!

Please email your feedback to: info@beaconvacations.com

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"To travel, to experience and learn: that is to live." - Nepalese mountaineer, Tenzing Norgay

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We value your privacy. As such, we understand that making purchases online involves trust on your part. We take that trust seriously and make it our highest priority to ensure that your personal information is held in the strictest confidence.

  • Our agency retains only that information which you voluntarily give to us.
  • We use your personal information only for the purpose of responding to and processing your travel request.
  • We will only share your personal information with authorized suppliers that perform specific functions on our behalf as required by you.
  • We will not ever sell your personal information to any third party.
  • We provide you with the choice and the control over the collection and use of your personal information. You may update, correct or remove your personal information at any time.
  • We make this Privacy Policy available to you on our home page and at every point where personal information is being requested.
  • And, to provide you with the best available quality service; your call may be recorded.

The information we collect

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on this website. On some pages, you can purchase travel, make travel requests, and register to receive marketing specials. The types of personal information collected on these pages are:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Credit/Debit Card Information

On some pages, you can submit information about other people. For example, if you would like to refer a friend to our agency, you will need to submit that individual's address. In this circumstance, the types of personal information collected are:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Email address
  • Phone Number

Traveler profile information

We collect personal information in the form of a profile when a reservation is made. In addition to personal information, we may also collect personal preferences such as seat requests, special meal requests, frequent flyer programs and membership numbers.

If you are purchasing travel for someone other than yourself or for someone who is accompanying you on travel purchased through us, we may collect personal information about that individual also. Please obtain the consent of other individuals prior to providing us with their personal information.

The way we use information

We use the information you provide about yourself when placing a travel reservation only to complete your request. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order.

We use the information you provide about someone else when placing an order only to confirm a reservation and to confirm delivery. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete your travel request.

We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.

You can register with our website if you would like to receive our marketing specials as well as updates on new products and services. Information you submit on our website will not be used for this purpose unless you fill out the registration form. You can unsubscribe from this service by either sending an email with "unsubscribe" in the subject line through our Contact Us page that includes your associated email address and street address or by following the instructions on the email you receive.

Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

Our commitment to data security

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Use of cookies

When you visit our site, we may place a "cookie" on your personal computer. A cookie is a small data file that is transmitted between computers to help us recognize you when you return to our website. Any information stored in the cookie is encrypted, so no one can view the data it contains through unauthorized access to your computer. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. You can, however, instruct your browser to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from any site you may visit.

We may also have third-party advertisers on our site. The third-party advertisers are required to perform a rigorous approval process to ensure a secure site structure. No personal information about you is shared unless you give us permission to do so. Third-party advertiser may use anonymous information about your visits to their site in order to provide advertisements about travel-related goods and services in which you may be interested.

How you can access or change your personal information

You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by reviewing My Profile information. We use this procedure to better safeguard your information. You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by sending us a request that credibly shows error. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.


Any minor - under the age of 18 - is not eligible to register for or use the services of this website. We encourage parents to play a central role in their child's online activities and should monitor the sites visited to ensure the child's privacy is being protected.

Changes to our privacy policy

This Privacy Policy was produced and posted on September 29, 2003. We reserve the right to modify or amend this Privacy Policy at any time and for any reason. If changes are of a material nature, we will prominently display those changes prior to implementing the change.

How to contact us

Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please contact us.

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