Getaway to Lake Tahoe

In time for Lake Tahoe’s renowned winter ski season, Marriott International Inc. (NYSE:MAR) is opening the doors of two resorts in November - Marriott Grand Residence Club, Lake Tahoe and Marriott’s Timber Lodge - both located on Lake Tahoe’s South Shore in Calif. To celebrate, Marriott is offering grand opening rates for November 3 through December 14, 2002 starting at $79 per night*. A variety of spectacular lake and mountain view accommodations are available to fit guests’ needs:

- Deluxe guestrooms and studios from $79 - One-bedrooms from $99 - Two-bedrooms from $139 - Three-bedrooms from $189 - One-, two- and three-bedroom penthouses from $200

The new Marriott properties are key elements in Lake Tahoe’s South Shore redevelopment plan creating a “village atmosphere” with neighboring retail shops and restaurants, such as Wolfgang Puck Express, as well as world-class Nevada gaming and entertainment only a block away. Furthermore, Marriott guests will be mere steps from the Gondola at Heavenly Ski Resort, whisking skiers up the mountain in just 12 minutes.

Marriott Grand Residence Club, Lake Tahoe: The 199 spacious residences feature a selection of studios, one-, two- and three-bedroom and penthouse floor plans ranging from 360 to 2,496 square feet of living space. Each residence combines the resort’s classic alpine theme with modern sophistication and fine amenities such as a fully equipped kitchen, living and dining areas, multiple televisions and a DVD player, fireplace and private balcony in most residences. Other conveniences include underground valet parking; ski valet; health club with steam room and spa services; year-round outdoor heated swimming pool and whirlpool spas; concierge services; daily maid service; and laundry service.

Marriott’s Timber Lodge: Bordering Marriott Grand Residence Club, Marriott’s Timber Lodge will open with 131 one-bedroom/one-bath and two-bedroom/two-bath villas (261 at buildout) ranging from 835 to 1,185 square feet of living space. Villas feature a fully equipped kitchen, living and dining areas, fireplace, multiple televisions and a VCR, washer and dryer, as well as a private balcony in some villas. Resort amenities include an outdoor heated swimming pool and whirlpool spas; fitness center and steam rooms; ski valet; children’s activity center; The MarketPlaceSM convenience store and deli; and heated, underground valet parking.


Through Marriott Rewards - the world’s most preferred frequent guest program - guests can earn 10 points or three miles per dollar spent during their stay. For more information or reservations, please call 800-VILLAS-9 (800-845-5279) or visit
*Based on availability Sunday through Thursday and commissionable to travel agents. Weekends and holidays slightly higher. Applicable taxes not included.