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GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE ROLLS OUT RED CARPET FOR VACATIONERS WITH â€˜VACATION LIKE A VIP' PROGRAM JUNE 1 - Sept 30Share
GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (March 12, 2012) - Grab your sunglasses, and pack your bags, it's â€˜Vacation Like a VIP' time. From June 1 - September 30 let Lauderdale Luxe Collection hotels treat you like a star with an exclusive two-night minimum package that provides a room upgrade, $100 resort credit to be applied to food & beverage, golf, spa, pool/beach cabana, water activities, kids programs, complimentary valet parking, $25 American Express gift card, and a Super Summer Savings 2-for-1 card, (valued at $200) to enjoy at more than 25 destination attractions.
"We roll out the red carpet for every guest to Greater Fort Lauderdale," states Nicki E. Grossman, president of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau. "There are no velvet ropes or inflated attitude. Just come and play."
Sleep like a Star: With room upgrades already paving the way for a grand stay, all that is left to do is pick a hotel best suited to your VIP personality. Visitors have 14 luxurious options: For an intimate hideaway experience, check in to a secluded room overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway at The Pillars Hotel, recently named 2012 Gold List "World's Best Places to Stay" by CondÃ© Nast Traveler. Just steps away, the Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale, which made the U.S. News & World Report Best Hotels of USA list 2012, offers elegant rooms and suites for luxury stays. Enjoy a hipster lifestyle at the W Fort Lauderdale, named Top 100 "US Hotel" in this year's CondÃ© Nast Traveler's Readers' Choice Awards, where "even celebrities don't get white glove service like this" with their signature Whatever/WheneverÂ® service.
Golfers will enjoy the greens at The Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa and the Bonaventure Country Club at the Hyatt Regency Bonaventure Conference Center & Spa. Gay vacationers won't want to miss Royal Palms Resort and Spa, the largest full service luxury gay male resort in the U.S.
Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina, a chic Intracoastal hotel features a 33-slip marina and water taxi stop. Other beachcomber choices include The Atlantic Resort & Spa; Pelican Grand Beach Resort; Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa; B Ocean Fort Lauderdale; Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort and The Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale. For those seeking a more relaxed experience, Lago Mar Resort and Club offers a low-key private beach club atmosphere.
Designer Dining: With the 'Vacation like a VIP' $100 hotel resort credit, indulge in one of the area's renowned culinary picks: 3030 Ocean at the Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa; China Grill at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina; Shula's on the Beach at the Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale; Steak 954 at the W Fort Lauderdale; Via Luna at The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale; SAIA at B Ocean Fort Lauderdale; AiZia at the Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa; and East End Brasserie at The Atlantic
Resort & Spa.
Pamper and Play: Need a little Spahhhhh time? Try a ginger-ly Ginger Rub at the Bliss Spa at the W Fort Lauderdale. Spa-tacular services are available at Spa Atlantic at The Atlantic Resort & Spa, The Spa at Hyatt Regency Bonaventure Conference Center & Spa; The Spa at the Westin Diplomat Resort and The Spa at the Harbor Beach Marriott; and The Heavenly Spa at The Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale.
Still looking for more? Add a visit to the Museum of Art | Fort Lauderdale for the Shark exhibition; or a 3D IMAX film or simulated airboat tour through the Everglades at the Museum of Discovery and Science; a top name act at the BankAtlantic Center or Hard Rock Live, or a Broadway show at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Energy-bound vacationers preferring play time to downtime, have a choice of 40 golf courses, private yacht charters, sailing and fishing excursions, diving and snorkeling on some of the world's best wreck diving sites, scenic cycling along A1A, and gaming at Coconut Creek Seminole Casino, Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino, Isle Casino Racing at Pompano Park, Mardi Gras Casino and Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
The 14 participating Lauderdale Luxe Collection properties include: The Atlantic Resort & Spa; B Ocean Fort Lauderdale; Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa; Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort; Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina; Hyatt Regency Bonaventure Conference Center & Spa; Lago Mar Resort and Club; Pelican Grand Beach Resort; The Pillars Hotel; The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale; Royal Palms Resort and Spa; W Fort Lauderdale; The Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale; and The Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa.