The Little Getaway
The Little Getaway

The Little Getaway

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Offers remote services
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Introduction: NO planning fee for All Inclusive Resorts, Ocean and River Cruises, Hawaiian Packages and Escorted Tours $200+ Planning Fee for Custom Itineraries and group bookings. I’m here to help you make those vacation dreams a reality. My job is to take care of the hard planning, so you can have all the fun I strive to find my customers the best value for their hard earning dollars.
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Hired 122 times

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2 employees

9 years in business

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2021

This pro indicated that they reviewed CDC safety guidelines for COVID-19 and pledged to do the following:

Maintain 6 feet of distance from customers

Wear masks during the job

Disinfect surfaces touched during the job

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Reviews

Customers rated this pro highly for responsiveness, professionalism, and work quality.

Excellent 4.9

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Marc W.
Jun 10, 2021
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Hired on Thumbtack

Thelma did an amazing job at planning our honeymoon. We did a three day stint at Universal Studios in FL and then four days in the Dominican Republic. Thelma was beyond helpful and knowledgeable about everything down to the CV19 implications as well. Thelma was our first travel agent/coordinator and we will definitely be using her again. If you are on the fence about her service, I could not recommend her more.

Details: Honeymoon • 4 - 7 days • 2 people • 21 - 30 years old • Booking travel • Booking accommodations • Planning excursions • Air • Remotely (phone or internet)

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Tess S.
Nov 17, 2020
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Hired on Thumbtack

Not enough good can be said about Thelma. From her promptness to her wisdom to her patience, all completely exceeded my expectations. This was my first time using a travel agency, and I was a little weary. Thelma made it seamless. And, wow! She found us a great selection of resorts to choose from for our stay in Mexico and kept us in budget. I also wanted options for the DR and Costa Rica, for which she both provided awesome options. She gave us tips and trips along the way, helped with a complaint we had for the resort, confirmed our transportation to and from the airport, and more. My partner and I will use her again and again.

Details: Honeymoon • 4 - 7 days • 2 people • 31 - 50 years old • Booking travel • Booking accommodations • Planning excursions • Destination has not yet been chosen • Air • Remotely (phone or internet)

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Maggie H.
Sep 3, 2020
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Hired on Thumbtack

After having a bad experience with a different travel agent, it was such a relief to find Thelma! She was a quick responder and answered the many questions I had. She is also very knowledgeable, which is exactly what we needed because this will be my fiancé and I'm first trip by ourselves! We are not traveling until next year, but I'm so happy I found her!

Details: Honeymoon • 4 - 7 days • 2 people • 21 - 30 years old • Booking travel • Booking accommodations • Planning excursions • Air • Remotely (phone or internet) • At the pro’s location

The Little Getaway's reply
Maggie, thank you so much for your trust and for letting me be a part of this special trip. I know you’ll have a great time.
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Brian B.
Dec 11, 2019
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Hired on Thumbtack

Thelma was excellent. She made the experience really easy. Quick responses and made changes with ease. She will continue to be my travel agent wherever I go.

Details: Vacation • 4 - 7 days • 2 people • 31 - 50 years old • Booking travel • Booking accommodations • Air • At the pro’s location

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Juanita p.
Aug 25, 2019
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Hired on Thumbtack

I decided to book this vacation pretty late notice but Thelma was still able to get me a really good deal. She's really quick with responding and I'm very happy with the service. We had a great time on our vacation!!

Details: Vacation • 4 - 7 days • 2 people • 31 - 50 years old • Booking travel • Booking accommodations • Air • Remotely (phone or internet)

The Little Getaway's reply
Mahalo Juanita!! It’s always my pleasure to assist. Thank you for trusting me with your vacation and cannot wait to plan the next adventure.
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Thelma Mendieta

FAQs

  • What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

    This is an industry we endless possibilities, therefore you never stop learning. I am Certified by Disney, Universal and all of the major Cruise Lines. I take as many online courses and attends as many webinars as possible throughout my week. I believe the experience is the best school, so I travel as often as possible and I learn from every and each trip my customers take

  • How did you get started doing this type of work?

    I love to travel and have done so since I was very little. I major in Travel Management and have been planning trips for families around the globe for almost 5 years now.

  • What types of customers have you worked with?

    Getting to know the world is my passion, and now that I have a kids I have learned to make those trips with them so I specialize in family vacations. I can plan an unforgettable Disney or Universal vacation as easy as a Spring Break at an All Inclusive Resort or a trip to Paris.

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