Newport, RI (PRWEB) July 14, 2011
Meeting Planners that have wanted to hold a meeting in historic Newport, Rhode Island, but haven’t found the right opportunity to do so recently need wait no longer. The Newport Marriott Hotel, with its renovated Grand Ballroom and meeting rooms, and 4,500 square foot spa, has a new incentive.
Now through July 31, 2011, meeting planners that book a program of 25 or more guest rooms for a group held prior to March 31, 2011, will receive two of the following rewards:
- Complimentary suite upgrade
- Complimentary meeting room rental for general session
- Free internet in guest rooms
- Double bonus points (up to 100,000 Marriott Rewards® points per event)
This Meeting Planner promotion is subject to availability and must be mentioned at the time of booking. Not applicable for programs already contracted. A signed group contract with the sales department is required and must include the Meeting Planner’s Marriott Rewards® membership number. The Meeting Planner eligible to earn points or miles must be either the main contact on page one of the contract, or the authorized signer of the contract.
The Newport meeting facilities at this Marriott Hotel welcome groups of any size. 19 meeting rooms total over 22,000 square feet of meeting and event space. The largest meeting space measures 7,600 square feet and can seat up to 840 individuals comfortably. A professional staff makes these Newport, RI meeting rooms an ideal place to host a group event or meeting.
One of the premier hotels in Newport, the Newport Marriott is located at 25 America’s Cup Avenue, in the heart of the historic downtown district, just five minutes from the famous Gilded Age mansions, charming shops along the waterfront, beaches and golf courses, and the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
About the Newport Marriott Hotel
This landmark hotel in Newport offers 24,800 square feet of flexible meeting space, all completely renovated in 2009. Soothing golden walls are awakened by crisp white panel molding. Custom carpets swirl with shades of indigo, azure, sienna and maize; sleek lighting fixtures infuse each room with contemporary form and functional sensibility. Bathrooms and hallways are also renovated, allowing the total meeting environment to blend into one cohesive, airy design. Meeting guests enjoy the hotel’s new video conferencing unit, which enables groups to interact via two-way video and audio transmissions with an offsite location. The Newport Marriott also provides 317 beautiful guest rooms, seven suites and a Concierge Level. All guest rooms feature Marriott’s luxurious Revive® bedding with plush 300 thread count linens and the high-tech Plug-in-Panel 32-inch LCD TV. The hotel is home to the full-service Spa at Newport Marriott, as well as a state-of-the-art health club (with saline pool, whirlpool, fitness room and racquetball courts), restaurant, lounge, gift shop, business center and concierge services. For more information, please call (401) 849-1000 or visit http://www.newportmarriott.com.
About Newport, Rhode Island
Newport, Rhode Island offers a wide variety of world-class attractions, recreational opportunities and amenities. Newport is home to miles of scenic coastline ideal for exhilarating sailing excursions, relaxing beach time, and rejuvenating walks. Visitors interested in architecture, design and history enjoy Newport’s opulent mansions, interesting museums, and walking tours that reveal the charm of this City by the Sea. Don’t miss a wine tasting at the three local vineyards, followed by a memorable dining experience at a waterfront bistro. Shoppers delight in the quaint wharves and cobblestone streets, with a mix of boutiques and galleries. Complementing it all is a year-round calendar of special events ranging from international cultural events to music festivals to professional sporting tournaments. There is always something happening in Newport! For more information, please visit http://www.GoNewport.com.