No matter where you live or travel, you can find businesses that are happy to offer discounted rates to those who are living out their golden years. Keeping these businesses in mind will help today's seniors enjoy a full retirement, even while living on a tighter budget. From a meal to a hair cut, discounts for seniors are abundant.

Transportation

  • Stop Paying Full Price - National Business Offering Senior DiscountsAlamo Seniors with an AARP membership receive up to 25% off and unlimited mileage with Alamo car rentals.
  • Amtrak Seniors age 62 and over receive 15% off their ticket.
  • Avis AARP members receive up to 25% off car rentals.
  • Budget Rent-a-Car AARP members receive up to 20% off.
  • Enterprise Free upgrade and 5% off rental for AARP members.
  • Greyhound Those ages 62 and over get unrestricted passenger fares at a 5% discount.
  • Hertz AARP members receive up to 25% off on rental rates.
  • National Car Rental AARP members save up to 25%, and all seniors ages 50 and over have access to discounts.
Restaurants
  • Applebee's Seniors who apply for the free Golden Apple Card receive a 10% discount.
  • Chili's Participating locations offer a 10% discount to those ages 55 and up.
  • Denny's Denny's offers a substantial 20% off discount to AARP members from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m. and $1 coffee all day long.
  • IHOP Those ages 55 and over receive a 10% discount at participating locations.
  • Landry Restaurants Includes Rainforest Café, Saltgrass Steakhouse, Bubba Gump, Chart House, Claim Jumper, Landry's Seafood and other locations. Seniors can receive up to 10% off food and non-alcoholic beverages for parties of six or fewer people.
  • Shoney's Diners ages 60 and over receive 10% off daily.
Retailers
  • Banana Republic The chic senior age 50+ can get a 10% discount at most Banana Republic locations.
  • Goodwill Goodwill retail shops have a 10% discount day weekly for those ages 55 and over.
  • Harris Teeter With a store card, seniors ages 60 and over get 5% off on Thursdays.
  • Kohl's Every Wednesday seniors ages 62 and older get a 15% discount at this popular department store.
  • Michael's Tuesday discounts for those with AARP cards.
  • Tanger Outlets Seniors receive a free coupon book with discounts up to 20% off.
Entertainment
  • Regional Cinema Movie ticket discounts are available for seniors ages 60 and over.
  • U.S. National Parks Seniors can purchase a $10 America the Beautiful Senior Pass for free entrance to all national parks.
Travel/Lodging
  • Best Western A minimum of 10% off room rate for AARP members or patrons ages 55 and older. Other perks like late checkouts may be available.
  • Choice Hotels Choice Hotels chains offer a 10% Mature Travelers rate for the 50 and up crowd and a 20-30% discount for seniors 60 and over with advanced reservations.
  • DoubleTree Those ages 62 and over receive a senior discount.
  • Hampton Inn A 10% discount for AARP members on the best available rate.
  • Hyatt Up to 50% off for guests ages 62 and over at participating locations.
  • La Quinta La Quinta offers a senior discount for those ages 65 and older on top of a 10% off  discount for AARP members
  • Motel 6 Seniors ages 60 and over receive 10% discounts at this budget hotel chain.
  • Marriott Hotels A 15% off discount for ages 62 and over.
  • Norwegian Cruise Line AARP members who book nine months in advance can receive a 5% discount on their cruise.
  • Radisson Customers ages 60 and over receive 10% off the standard rate.
  • Starwood Hotels AARP members and those 50 and over receive up to 20% off the best rate.
  • Wyndham Hotels and Resorts AARP members receive up to 20% off, and non-members ages 50 and over receive 10% off.
Services
  • Jiffy Lube Many Jiffy Lube locations offer discounts for those age 55 and over.
  • SuperCuts Patrons age 60 and over receive $2 off their hair cuts.
  • Teleflora AARP members always receive a 20% discount.