It's easy to turn your senior status into a source of savings if you know where to look. Here's a roundup of senior discounts from restaurants to national parks.
Twenty percent off or $20 off purchases of $79.99 or more. For AARP members.
Discount tickets are available. Ages 60+.
Everyday discount of 15 percent on adult rail fare, with some exclusions. Ages 62+.
Discount offered with the free Golden Apple Card. Only offered at some locations.
A 10 percent discount at participating locations. Ages 55+.
Up to 25 percent off. For AARP members.
Discounts offered the first Tuesday of the month. Ages 55+.
At least 10 percent off regular room rates. Late checkouts and other offers also available. For AARP member or Ages 55+.
Budget Rent a Car
Up to 25 percent off for AARP members.
Free 12oz coffee with any purchase. For AARP members.
Receive 20 percent off or $20 off purchases of $79.99 or more. For AARP members
Offers vary by location.
The chain includes Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban, Econo Lodge, and Rhodeway Inn.
Everyday discounts of 10 percent with advanced reservations. For ages 60+ or AARP members.
AARP members get a 15 percent discount off the total amount of the check.
Ages 65+ are eligible for the senior rate and can use their discount to book a second room for family members.
Free donut with a large or extra large drink purchase. For AARP members.
Five percent off on Tuesdays and Thursdays, with some exclusions. Ages 55+.
Join Club 50 Plus (free), and get 20 percent off every Tuesday.
Ten percent discount one day a week for ages 55+. Specifics may vary by location.
Five percent discount on unrestricted passenger fares. Ages 62+.
AARP members get up to 10 percent off the lowest available rate.
Offers vary by location.
Five percent off every Thursday (with store card), though some restrictions apply. Ages 60+.
Discounts are offered through their 50 Plus Car Rental Program.
Holiday Inn Express
Participating locations offer different discounts to seniors. Ages 62+.
Save up to 50 percent at participating hotels. Age not specified.
Order off the 55+ menu and you receive discounts on food items.
Some locations offer a discount for ages 55+.
Special coupons available for AARP members.
Fifteen percent discount every Wednesday. Can not be combined with other discounts. Ages 55+.
Five percent off your total order, but day and age requirement varies by location. Ages 55+.
The chain includes Bubba Gump, Chart House, Claim Jumper, Landry's Seafood, Rainforest Cafe, and Saltgrass Steakhouse. Ten percent off food and drinks, exclusive of alcohol. For AARP members.
A senior discount rate is offered for ages 65+ (rate not specified). AARP members save up to 10 percent.
A discount of at least 15 percent is good seven days a week. Ages 62+.
Discounted coffee every day at participating locations. Ages 62+.
Save 10 percent on regular and sale-priced purchases every day. Some exclusions apply.
Ten percent discount, plus free wi-fi and late check-out upon request. For AARP members.
Free entrance to national parks with purchase of $10 Senior Pass. Good for life.
Discounted senior movie tickets are available. Ages 60+.
Sign up for the Every Tuesday Club (in store) and get 10 percent off on Tuesdays. Ages 55+.
Discounts vary by location.
The chain includes aloft, Elements, Four Points, Sheraton, St. Regis, W Hotels, and Westin. Up to 15 percent off lowest available rates. For AARP members.
Free drinks for seniors at participating locations.
Free coupon book for AARP members. Includes discounts of up to 20 percent off.
Save 25 percent when you buy tickets in groups of four. For AARP members.
The UPS Store
Five percent off UPS shipping and 15 percent off other select services. For AARP members.
A free drink at select locations. Ages 55+.
The chain includes Baymont, Days Inn, Howard Johnson, Hawthorn Suites, Knights Inn, Microtel, Ramada, Super 8, Travelodge, and Wingate by Wyndham. Up to 20 percent off the lowest available rate. For AARP members.
Note: Discount offerings are subject to change, and the terms may vary from location to location. Be sure to call to confirm the availability of discount offers in your area.
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