Home > Find a Travel Agent > Oklahoma > Penny Carpenter
https://agentprofiler.travelleaders.com/Common/Handlers/img_handler.ashx?type=agt&id=3752

Penny Carpenter

Clinton, Oklahoma Travel Agent
If you see the text box to the right do not fill it in
Penny Carpenter

Penny Carpenter

Clinton, Oklahoma Travel Agent
An independent agent with Travel Leaders Bentley Hedges Travel in Oklahoma City, OK
25 Reviews | 100% Recommended
If you see the text box to the right do not fill it in

Active & Adventure Specialist AK FL HI

I love scuba diving the Palancar Reef in Cozumel, the shark dive at Sandals Grand Bahamian and diving with the turtles and 8ft eagle reys at Sandals Barbados, Water skiing at Sandals Antigua and at home. Trekking the Black Forest and biking on Ama Cruises and swimming with the Seals and Whale Sharks on Uncruise in the Sea of Cortez. My bucket list contains trekking Machu Pichu, skiing the Alps and diving the Great Barrior Reef.

My Travel Specialties

Travel Leaders Active And Adventure Specialist

Ama Waterways Bike Tour
For the past 18 years, I have I been blessed to have the best job in the world, there is nothing better than planning a wonderful trip.  My clients are the best, I get so excited helping them plan where they ... Read more from my Travel Leaders Active And Adventure Specialist bio.

Weddingmoons, EU Mediteranean AK HI MX Leisure

A great restaurant in Spain.
I have the best job in the world, I make dreams come true! At the end of the day my husband will ask how my day went, I get to reply with things like, “I was in Alaska this morning, Rome ... Read more from my Weddingmoons, EU Mediteranean AK HI MX Leisure bio.

Travel Leaders Leisure Specialist

My husband & I at El Dorado Royal outside Cancun
I am a Travel Leaders Leisure Specialist, so I can help in all of your leisure needs. If you want to take a cruise I am a Princess & Cunard Commodore, the highest level of training & I have sailed with ... Read more from my Travel Leaders Leisure Specialist bio.

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

Certified ASTA Travel Agent
Certified Active and Adventure Travel Specialist
Certified Leisure Travel Specialist
Alaska Enthusiast St.Lucia Destination Specialis
Cunard Commodore and Princess Cruise Expert
Princess & Cunard Commodore/Un-Cruise Adventurist/
Cancun Specialist Royal Caribbean Cruise Expert
RCCL Professional/Las Vegas and Alaska Expert
Royal Caribbean Cruise Professional NCL Specialist
Cayman Island Specialist, Super Clubs Super Agent
Hawaii Destination and Florida Active Specialists
New York City Specialist Rocky Mountaineer
Club Med Sales Specialist & Las Vegas Expert
Puerto Rico Travel Expert
San Diego & Cancun Specialists/Puerto Rico Expert
Certified Sandals & Beaches Specialist
Florida Active Specialist Gogo WWV Certification
Magic MX and Fiji Matai Happiness Specialists

My Travel Stories

Diving Catalina Island in Punta Cana
Scuba Diving included
Sandals wrapped my car!
They even have John Deere's in Germany
The Black Forest

Un-Cruise Sea of Cortez

We met a couple in Houston, and they were headed to Los Cabos on the same cruise we were going on.  Un-Cruise on The Sea of Cortez.  

In Los Cabo we were met by a representative who guided us to our transfers and they took the 4 for us to the ... Read more from my Un-Cruise Sea of Cortez story.

Ama Waterways Rhine River Cruise

We flew with United on a Boeing 767-300, ECONOMY now has leg room, my 6'5" son would have been very comfortable.  We flew into Amsterdam, caught the Ama bus to the AmaSonato, a beautiful ship, with a heated pool, an elevator, walking track and large chess board.  The food was the ... Read more from my Ama Waterways Rhine River Cruise story.

Hike and Drive throught the Black Forest

After our Ama Waterways cruise, our Foreign Exchange Son picked us up in Basil Switzerland and took us through the Black Forest.

We saw Frieburg, where he attended college.  A great town for shopping and a park to hike in right in the middle of town.  Great view from the top, well ... Read more from my Hike and Drive throught the Black Forest story.

My Reviews

Rating: 5 25 Reviews | 100% Recommended

This was the best vacation - unil the next one!

Reviewed By R.J. - Clinton, OK | Traveled to Seattle ~ Washington ~ USA
Penny was wonderful! Like she has done for us many times before, her travel knowledge and guidance made this cruise another great experience! I can't imagine making travel plans without her help!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you so much for you kind words. I have enjoyed working with you and am so glad your trip was a success.
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Wonderful Alaska Adventure

Reviewed By JP - Cordell OK | Traveled to Alaska ~ USA
Penny helped us plan our Alaska excursion and we had a wonderful trip. Not only does she give great tips for the trip, she has great people she has worked with for excursions. Penny is there for you during planning, while on your trip and return. Thanks. Penny will be my trip planner from now on. Ready for the next one!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you so very much for your review. I really appreciate it and am so glad you had a great trip. I look forward to working with you in the future.
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Our first time in Cozumel

Reviewed By vc2345 - Clinton, OK | Traveled to Cozumel ~ Quintana Roo ~ Mexico
This was our first trip and we’re glad we chose Penny. She was very helpful and nice! We didn’t have a problem with anything! She was great.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you so much for your review. I really appreciate it. I'm glad everything went smoothly for you, due to inclement weather and other circumstances it doesn't always go the way you want it too. I'm glad yours went well. Thank you, have a blessed day,
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Perfect trip

Reviewed By MS Honeymoon - OKLAHOMA CITY | Traveled to Jamaica ~ Caribbean
Hey! The trip was perfect!

I really can’t think of anything that you didn’t do. We are so thankful we went through you! Definitely made things go smoothly!

And for the property, it was great. No complaints or surprises at all.

Thank you again for everything!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Great, I am so glad you enjoyed it. Thank you for letting me know.
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Alaska an absolute success

Reviewed By Berrong - Clinton, OK | Traveled to Alaska ~ USA
Penny,
We could not have been more pleased with our Alaska Holland America experience! The professionalism and attention to detail by Holland America while meeting all our travel needs, made our choice to see Alaska an absolute success! We would highly recommend seeing Alaska by land and by sea!. Our train excursion was fantastic and our on board ship experience was excellent. Service was fantastic along with the finest food and high quality on board entertainment. It will go down for both of us as time well spent together as we explored a fascinating and beautiful land.

Thank you for your professional expertise and personal approach in helping us plan our great adventure to Alaska!

David and Janice Berrong
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
I am so glad you had a great trip and created memories to last a lifetime. Thank you for your kind words.
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

4 Fabulous Vacations and counting.....

Reviewed By Peters Family of Five - Edmond, OK | Traveled to San Diego ~ California ~ USA
Penny has worked with our family to schedule a variety of different vacations. She is always able to work with our requests and give us the best possible experience in the planning and the vacation! Penny has helped us to have 4 of the best vacations to date:1. California Adventure - Lego Land, Sea World, San Diego Zoo. Penny helped us work out this crazy busy trip. 2. Disney World - Penny knew all of the details to get us in the best location, and the tips to make our trip easy and enjoyable. 3. Anniversary Crusie - 7 days - just wonderful on Royal Carribean, experince of our lives. Zip line thru Jamaica, Swimming with Sting Rays! 4. Disney Cruise - Penny give the best guide on what to do when and where on the cruise with all of the tips you need to make your vacation so enjoyable! We look forward to the next exciting adventure.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you, that is so sweet. It is always such a pleasure working with you and your family. I am glad you have enjoyed them as much as I have enjoyed putting them together for you. Thanks again, Penny
6 of 12 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

First trip to the Bahamas.

Reviewed By T Hdez - Clinton Oklahoma | Traveled to Bahamas ~ Caribbean
Always willing to answer questions and find the best deals for my group. She has gone above and beyond.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you so much for your review. It is always a pleasure to work with you and your group. Thank you, have a blessed day,
1 of 3 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

A trip to remember!!

Reviewed By Ljones - Arapaho, OK | Traveled to Maui Island ~ Hawaii ~ USA
Penny was AMAZING to work with! We had a group of 17 planning a trip. Penny spent countless hours educating us and finding the right excursions to make our trip one for the books!!! We had some emergencies and had one in our party not able to attend our trip and Penny helped through every step of recovering those lost funds from the insurance. I know she worked so hard for us and I promise she will work tirelessly for you too!!!!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
That is so sweet, thank you so much for your kind words. I'm so glad you all had a great trip!
1 of 3 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Trip of a lifetime!

Reviewed By Jean - Norman, OK | Traveled to Glacier Bay ~ Alaska ~ USA
Penny was so helpful throughout the planning. Her advice was spot-on too!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you, glad you had a good time.
6 of 14 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Hurricane Harvey didn’t disappoint us!

Reviewed By Jerr - Clinton, Ok | Traveled to Belize City ~ Belize ~ Central America
She is able to find the plan we want and books our trip within an hour!
Penny also takes care of all the little details so we don’t have too!

Last year our trip coincided with the hurricane. Penny has a backup plan too. Within an hour we had re-booked our trip.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you, I appreciate your review. Unfortunately life does happen, such as Hurricane Harvey. It is so much easier to let an agent take care of the stress when it does happen and not have to take care of it yourself.
8 of 18 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Our Cruise on the St Lawrence River

Reviewed By BC - Custer, OK | Traveled to Boston ~ Massachusetts ~ USA
helpful, knowledgeable, prompt, easy to work with, good with little details, fun to work with, always wanting to make the side trips just what was wanted, good not have been more pleased
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Cynthia, Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. I really appreciate it.
11 of 24 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Awesome trip

Reviewed By Judy - Arapaho, Ok | Traveled to Riviera Maya ~ Quintana Roo ~ Mexico
Penny always gets us the best deals on vacations and takes care of everything so we don't have to worry about anything. I highly recommend her as an agent.

Judy Smith

I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Judy, Thank you so much, I really appreciate you letting me know. I always enjoy working with all of you too.
12 of 26 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

The best trip of our lives!!

Reviewed By Okie Red - Wister, Ok | Traveled to Vienne ~ France ~ Europe
Penny has been a life saver for me and my family. Not only have I used Penny for vacations but my mother was diagnosed with cancer and we were flying to Houston for Dr. visits, treatments and surgeries. Sometimes our agendas would change at a moments notice and I never stressed because I knew I was in good hands with Penny.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you for your wonderful review. You are always such a joy to talk to and work with.
1 of 5 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

great trip

Reviewed By kent - Clinton | Traveled to Niagara Falls ~ New York ~ USA
everything was great.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you,
7 of 18 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Alaskan Cruise

Reviewed By Bob - Broken Arrow, OK | Traveled to Alaska ~ USA
She did a fantastic job for us booking our Cruise to Alaska! All went very well. She provided great advice for excursions as well. We were extremely pleased.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Macey, Thank you so much for your review. I really appreciate it.
8 of 20 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Great service every time!

Reviewed By LJT - Clinton ok | Traveled to Cozumel ~ Quintana Roo ~ Mexico
She always gives above and beyond service and she knows the little tricks to make everything go smoothly.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you, I appreciate your review.
8 of 21 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Our family vacation was wonderful!

Reviewed By MichelleF - Clinton, Ok | Traveled to Jamaica ~ Caribbean
Penny has always taken such good care of us. She works hard to make sure we are getting every thing we want out of our vacations, and she goes above and beyond to make it happen specifically how we ask. I feel comfortable that after booking through her, everything is done the right way!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you so much, I really appreciate your review. I always enjoy working with you - Penny
2 of 10 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Cruising Time

Reviewed By Kritterfarm0 - Maize Ks | Traveled to Caribbean Sea ~ At Sea ~ At Sea
She has always been on top of things & works to make ones vacation the best for the money.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you so much, I really appreciate your comments!
11 of 28 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Awesome Girls Trip!

Reviewed By Dana - Clinton, OK | Traveled to Riviera Maya ~ Quintana Roo ~ Mexico
Penny has been great to work with. I have always told her what I wanted and she has been able to find what I wanted and at the best price. I have been working with Penny for several years.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you so much, that is so nice. I have loved working with you too.
6 of 19 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Great holiday trip

Reviewed By T. - Elk City, OK | Traveled to Ocho Rios ~ Jamaica ~ Caribbean
Always available and helpful. She takes care of all the paperwork and makes our trips stress free.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you so much, I appreciate your review.
4 of 16 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Love all the trips Penny has helped us book!

Reviewed By Peters Family - Oklahoma City, OK | Traveled to Cozumel ~ Quintana Roo ~ Mexico
Working with Penny is always amazing! She has booked many trips for us, and it is always so easy and everything is perfectly set up for easy trip with little effort on our part!

I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you, so much it is always a pleasure to work with you all too.
5 of 18 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Penny helped us plan the best trip of our lives.

Reviewed By Harvey - Weatherford, OK | Traveled to Rome ~ Italy ~ Europe
Penny is very helpful, has lots of patience and is very easy to work with. She has a lot of world travel knowledge and will spend whatever time is needed to help her clients.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Harvey, What a nice thing to say. It is always a pleasure to work with you and your wife. Thank you, I really appreciate it! Penny
4 of 17 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

An international excursion

Reviewed By Buff - Clinton, Oklahoma | Traveled to Portugal ~ Europe
For me Penny has always been quick and thorough in helping me plan my at least two a year out of state airplane trips. I have been especially impressed how she has responded to my long distance call for help in solving a travel problem and especially with her unselfish response on her day off to provide services to me at the time of an emergency. We are very lucky to have Penny and her business in our community.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Oh, Buff, what a wonderful review. Thank you, it is my pleasure to be able to serve you and our community.
6 of 21 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Great Trip

Reviewed By Amerus - Clinton, Oklahoma | Traveled to Stavropol ~ Russia ~ Russia & Northwest Asia
I have used Penny for several trips and would definitely recommend her. She is always very helpful. Very!!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
5 of 20 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

My granddaughters first Caribbian Trip!

Reviewed By Awesome Grandma - Foss, Oklahoma | Traveled to Cancun ~ Quintana Roo ~ Mexico
Penny is very knowledgable about any part of the world you want to travel and gets you the best rates she can find. She will find out any info you want on any vacation your interested in.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you so much for you kind words. I really appreciate it.
5 of 21 people found this review helpful
Was this review helpful to you? YES | NO

Customer Testimonials

Bucket List

On my way to Anchorage. There are no words for me to tell you how much I appreciate all you have done working up this trip. Pretty emotional and overwhelming but everybody is so nice everything is done for me. Thank you Penny ...you are amazing at your job but more than that, I’m so glad I know you personally. Love you sweet girl

Provided by Pam H Norman, OK

50th Anniversary Trip

Penny, We just returned from Nashville, TN. You took care of us when we couldn't make the trip to Phoenix, AZ with the church group. The "A" tickets on Southwest were really great. Calling 24 hours in advance was terrific. Our seats and loading went very smooth even our close call in St. Louis where had only about 30 minutes to exchange planes was easy. We would travel Southwest in the future. We had an amazing 50th wedding anniversary and it all started with you! Thank you so very much!

Provided by Wayne K OKlahoma city, OK

Alaska Family Cruise

Good Morning Penny, I wanted to drop you a quick note to let you know how much we all enjoyed the Alaskan Cruise. Thank you so very much for all of your help in making the trip go so smoothly. My parents had all good compliments about you and how efficient you were at taking extra care of them. Thank you so very much Penny!

Provided by Connie S, Ft. Worth, TX

Dominican Republic

I just want to tell you thank you for booking our trip to Punta Cana. Your attention to detail made a difference and made this our best vacation by far. First, the fact that you recommended the ocean view as opposed to garden view as the rest of the group did, was very appreciated! Enjoying our coffee in the morning and wine in the evening with a view of the ocean was amazing. Second, we had 11 other people taking this trip, the rest of them coming from Las Vegas. You were the only agent that informed us of the $10 travel card to get into DR. After seeing the line when we got to the airport of those who hadn't purchased in advance, we were truly grateful. The transport service was great and added to our carefree vacation. We have taken a cruise every year for the last 3 that we booked directly through Carnival. After this experience and your professional touch, we will contact you for any future vacations. Thank you again for helping make our vacation so spectacular!

Provided by Liz J, Clinton, OK

NY Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

In November, my family (5 adults) visited New York City to watch the Macy Day Parade. It was wonderful! We owe many thanks to Penny Carpenter, TL Travel Specialist for superb travel plans. I highly recommend allowing Penny to plan your next vacation or get away. Penny was a delight to work with and gave us such good information in planning our trip and our itinerary, which was set up perfectly. Our stay in New York was absolutely delightful. Lodging accommodations were friendly, kind, willing to assist and clean. She gave us detailed, useful advice before going, including best safety measures while there. I was so impressed with her dedication and professionalism! She loves assisting individuals planning a miraculous tip and her enthusiasm really showed. I would book a trip with her again anytime.

Provided by Gail W, Clinton, OK

Sandals Grande Antigua Wedding/honeymoon

Penny, We just wanted to let you know that everything was perfect for our wedding/honeymoon. We were very pleased and impressed with the accommodations at the resort. They were all nothing less than first class. Everywhere plus the process we went through was as smooth as planned. We can't thank you enough for making our wedding/honeymoon a dream to remember for years to come. I have already told people that you are the best and are very helpful and I recommend you above all others. Thanks Again, Joe Don and Robin

Provided by Joe Don and Robin, Weatherford, Oklahoma

London and Germany

Thank you so much for the wonderful 2 weeks in Europe. It couldn’t have been better. Alvin & Donna

Provided by Dr. Alvin B, Arapaho, OK

Europe

Thank you so much for arranging this trip of a Lifetime. Love Paul & Hong

Provided by Paul K Clinton, OK

Canadian Cruise

What a beautiful trip! Thank you for all the work & planning to make it happen. We are going home with some great memories. Joe & Sandra

Provided by Joe Z Clinton, OK

Mexico Cruise

It was great, but then we had to come home. Jay & Kelli

Provided by Jay S Clinton, OK

Alaska Land and Cruise

Thank you for helping us with another wonderful trip? Mike, Sue, Leanne & Trevor

Provided by Mike H Cordell, OK

Alaska Cruise

14 satisfied people – another trip well done, Thanks Charles & Kay

Provided by Charles and Kay F Custer City, OK