Helle Madsen Hamilton

Fairfax, Virginia Travel Agent
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24 Reviews | 100% Recommended

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Helle Madsen Hamilton

Fairfax, Virginia Travel Agent

Cancun Specialist

Cancun is one of the most popular destinations for US travelers, and increasingly, for the world.  Why do people like it so much?  Here are some reasons:

It’s easy to get to.  Its location in southern Mexico, on the Caribbean side, it’s just a few hours from almost anywhere in the United States and has non-stop air service from many places.

It has a very large number of hotel rooms of all varieties.  When you take into account the number of hotels and resorts in the surrounding area of Riviera Maya, Playa Mujeres, Playa del Carmen and Tulum, the choices for places to stay is almost limitless.

It is affordable. Because most properties in Cancun are all-inclusive, a stay includes food, beverage, entertainment and activities.  When airfare and transfers are included in a “package deal”, it is one of the best vacation bargains out there.

It is situated among the world’s most beautiful beaches. Miles and miles of white sand beaches are everywhere in the area.  With generally calm weather and year-round sun, it is the ultimate beach destination.

Activities for all tastes can be found in Cancun.  From adventure to watersports, to shopping, golf, exploring the Mayan ruins of hundreds of years ago, to fine dining, to vibrant nightlife.  It is all found in Cancun.

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Cancun

The Many Faces of Cancun

I am often asked by my clients to help them navigate all the choices they have when it comes to a Cancun vacation.  I advise them to think about what they want to do and how they want to remember their vacation and let that guide them.

If you like nightlife and ... Read more from my The Many Faces of Cancun story.

My Reviews

Multiple awesome trips

Reviewed By Marg - Herndon, VA | Traveled to Europe
Helle has been a terrific help in booking several trips to Europe. We had many special requests and Helle went the extra mile to make sure everything was as requested. Helle is awesome and the person I want to book all my vacations!!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Helle Madsen Hamilton responded:
Hi Marge, Thank you for your nice comments. I look forward to helping with your next trip. You're a wonderful client!
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Wonderful vacation!

Reviewed By Robyn - Fairfax, VA | Traveled to Ireland ~ Europe
Helle was thorough in explaining all aspects of our trip since I had not traveled to Europe in over 25 years. She suggested the tour and it was perfect for my daughter and myself. We loved every minute we were there and thought the tour company and itinerary were both excellent.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Helle Madsen Hamilton responded:
Hi Robyn, Thank you for your nice review. It was a pleasure working with you, I look forward to helping you next time! Best wishes, Helle
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1 of 2 people found this review helpful

Great Trip

Reviewed By Barbara - Rock Hill SC | Traveled to Jamaica ~ Caribbean
"Great Services, very helpful. Helle Hamilton is a great travel agent. We had a great trip
To Jamacia. Thanks for all your help! "
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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1 of 2 people found this review helpful

Knowledgeable and Responsive

Reviewed By Kylie C - Charlottesville VA | Traveled to Ireland ~ Europe
Helle was very knowledgeable and responsive to all our questions and concerns.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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1 of 2 people found this review helpful

Very Responsive

Reviewed By James J - Alexandria VA | Traveled to Europe
Helle is very responsive to our requests and has great suggestions when we need help with our vacation plans. She also encouraged us to try cruises, and even though we normally are not "big crowd people", we thoroughly enjoyed the 3 cruises we participated in.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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1 of 2 people found this review helpful

this trip exceeded our expectations.

Reviewed By Harley1949 - Centreville VA. | Traveled to Aruba ~ Caribbean
prompt and very informative of the destinations we discussed.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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0 of 1 people found this review helpful

Best tour ever

Reviewed By Erica - Vienna | Traveled to Costa Rica ~ Central America
Helle was a pleasure to work with! She is organized, knowledgeable, and responsive with any questions I had.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Helle Madsen Hamilton responded:
Hi Erica Thank you for your nice review! Still drinking that lovely coffee. Best wishes - Helle
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Great family trip!

Reviewed By Luvtottavel - Fairfax, VA | Traveled to Hawaii ~ USA
Helle was fantastic with accommodating my changes in dates and all my questions! I definitely recommend her!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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THAT TRIP WAS A HOLY LAND TOUR TO ISRAEL WITH A JO

Reviewed By DON - FAIRFAX, VA | Traveled to Israel ~ Middle East
HELLE IS HIGHLY QUALIFIED AND COMES THROUGH WHEN YOU NEED HER. ONE EXAMPLE, I WAS SENT TO BAKU AJERBAIJAN BECAUSE ANOTHER AIRLINE'S PILOTS WERE ON STRIKE. THIS PLACED ME A DAY LATE RETURNING TO NY AIRPORT AND I HAD NO TICKET BACK TO WASHINGTON DULLES. HELLE QUICKLY GOT MY MISSED FLIGHT CANCELLED WO CHARGE AND GOT ME ON ANOTHER FLIGHT QUICKLY. WOW! DID SHE EVER SAVE ME!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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0 of 1 people found this review helpful

Very Helpful

Reviewed By Mica S - Burke VA | Traveled to Riviera Maya ~ Quintana Roo ~ Mexico
She is very helpful
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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0 of 1 people found this review helpful

Knowledge & Knows our Family

Reviewed By R Evans - Fredericksburg VA | Traveled to Alaska ~ USA
"Knowledge and getting to know our family's likes and goals.
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I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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0 of 1 people found this review helpful

Professional and Responsive

Reviewed By E Kirk - Brandywine Maryland | Traveled to Jamaica ~ Caribbean
Professional and Responsive to Customer Needs.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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0 of 1 people found this review helpful

Saves Time

Reviewed By Paul M - Oakton VA | Traveled to Jamaica ~ Caribbean
Friendly and Time saving
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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0 of 1 people found this review helpful

Very Attentive

Reviewed By Ashlee D - Accokeek MD | Traveled to Jamaica ~ Caribbean
I loved how attentive Helle was to my traveling needs. She used her expertise to get my tje best traveling deal.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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Beautiful Dominican!

Reviewed By Julie - Centreville, VA | Traveled to Punta Cana ~ Dominican Republic ~ Caribbean
Helle is amazing! She is always so informative and puts a lot of thought and effort into what we are looking for.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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Helle is the Best!

Reviewed By Scott W. - Falls Church, Virginia | Traveled to Punta Cana ~ Dominican Republic ~ Caribbean
Helle is fantastic! I have booked 7 trips with her and will continue to do so. Her knowledge of the locations we want to go helps us pick our best plan for the kind of trip she wants. Since I have worked with her so many times, she knows what I will like and dislike about a trip and helps me make the best decision on where to go. She's fantastic! I would highly suggest working with her as she will find the best trip for you for the absolute best price. Helle is the best!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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Good Options, Good Trip

Reviewed By A Hunt - Washington DC | Traveled to Caribbean
Helle Hamilton did an excellent job understanding our priorities for our Caribbean vacation and presented a good set of options. The one we selected met all of our expectations. We would definitely work with Helle again in the future.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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0 of 1 people found this review helpful

Outstanding Assistance

Reviewed By M B - Oakton VA | Traveled to Europe
Helle's travel planning and assistance to my wife and me has been outstanding. We have relied on her travel knowledge and experience for more than ten years to arrange the numerous vacations we've taken during this time. We have never been disappointed with her recommendations, most recently provided for our trip to London and Paris last month. We look forward to working with her in the future.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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0 of 2 people found this review helpful

Helpful Advice

Reviewed By A Whitten - Portland Or | Traveled to Riviera Maya ~ Quintana Roo ~ Mexico
Helle offers well thought out and helpful advice about travel locations
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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4 of 11 people found this review helpful

Pretty Much Perfect

Reviewed By Kylie - Charlottesville, VA | Traveled to Ireland ~ Europe
Helle was available to answer any questions we had and we received all necessary documentation in a timely manner. Our trip was pretty much perfect and very good value for the price we paid.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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3 of 10 people found this review helpful

Great vacation!

Reviewed By Denise - Rock Hill, SC | Traveled to Montego Bay ~ Jamaica ~ Caribbean
She was the best. We had a group of 9. Some of us flew out of different cities and it wasn't a problem.Helle communicated back and forth with everyone answering any questions and making sure we had all the documents we needed. She is very nice and easy to work with. The resort she suggested was great and our trip was wonderful.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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4 of 12 people found this review helpful

Cruise travel

Reviewed By CKM - McLean, VA | Traveled to Eurpoe
We have utilized Helle's help with varying aspects of planning trips for quite a while. She has demonstrated she is excellent in picking the "right" hotel for us in relation to location, ambiance and price on at least two separate foreign country trips where we were on our own. Helle is super at working the airline quagmire of seating and upgrades especially for those long foreign destinations. We feel Helle has shown over and over again she is the consummate professional who demonstrates her knowledge and willingness to go the extra mile in getting us what we want.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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7 of 19 people found this review helpful

Awesome Trip Down Under

Reviewed By Travelbug - Charlotte, NC | Traveled to New Zealand ~ Australia & New Zealand
Helle provided high-quality service from beginning to end for my trip to New Zealand and Australia. She worked closely with me to understand my vacation interests from flight and hotels to excursions. She kept me informed every step of the way. It was an AMAZING trip and all went as planned. She is a first-rate travel agent and I hope to work with her again!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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3 of 14 people found this review helpful

She knows her all inclusive resorts

Reviewed By Kimberly - Chantilly | Traveled to Punta Cana ~ Dominican Republic ~ Caribbean
Helle has helped us book many trips over the years and she now knows us very well! I believe she guides us to the right accommodations that she knows we will enjoy. She is always very helpful and friendly. The last trip we went on was to Punta Cana Dominican Republic and she suggested we use the Butler service for something extra special and we were so glad we did!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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