Our Proven Travel Advising Process—Orchestrating Great Vacations


We get to know your travel style and preferences, using some fun visual tools and old-fashioned conversation (sometimes with wine).


Based on your input and preferences, we design trip options and present them to you with pricing for your desired travel dates.


Once you select the travel options you want, we reserve all the elements and provide you with confirmations and documents.


This is the fun part.  You travel and have a great time.  We check in on you and the selected travel providers to make sure all is going well.


When you return, we talk with you about what was great and what could have been better, so we make each future trip awesome.

Some Words From Our Clients, Travel Partners & Press

Kris, a happy travel client, posing with a falcon.

Thank you, Departure Lounge. My African safari was spectacular beyond my wildest imagination. I was made to feel like a VIP every step of the way.

Kris (Travel Client)
Amie, a happy event client who hosted a viewing party for The Oscars, posing with a Champaign glass.

The staff at Departure Lounge worked with me to put together a fantastic viewing party for The Oscars. The party was a huge success and is still being talked about months later.

Amie (Event Client)
Lesa Bain, our Travel Partner who is VP of North America Sales of Lindblad Expedition, giving a travel presentation at Departure Lounge.

Distinctive, passionate, knowledgeable, forward thinking and unique. Departure Lounge is all these things and an amazing partner to Lindblad Expeditions.

Lesa Bain (Travel Partner), VP, North America Sales, Lindblad Expeditions
Sonia & Sager, luxury travel clients, posing during their vacation in Italy.

We cannot thank you enough for the time you put in to help us make this a memorable vacation to Italy. We will continue to keep you at the top of the list for all our vacation needs!

Sonia & Sager (Travel Clients)
Debbie, Travel Client, posing on an elephant during her vacation in Southeast Asia.
Our trip to Southeast Asia was even more incredible than we thought it would be.
Debbie (Travel Client)

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