Marriott and Renaissance Offer Romantic Spa

WASHINGTON - Jan. 23, 2003 - If you are searching for that perfect Valentine’s Day gift, Marriott has the answer. From romantic ocean views along the beach to star-filled nights in the mountains, Marriott resorts are offering Valentine’s Day packages designed to pamper your Valentine and yourself. Choose from a Swedish couple’s massage on the shore or a body treatment with chamomile or honey. Spa packages from Marriott start at $334 per night.

á North of San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge, nestled quietly among the renowned vineyards of Napa Valley, lies the Raindance Spa at The Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance Resort & Spa in Sonoma, Calif. For $584, guests can enjoy a couple’s massage, breakfast in bed for two in a cottage room complete with a fresh bouquet of roses upon arrival and turndown service with a complimentary spa gift.

á Situated on the beautiful sand beach of Ft. Lauderdale, Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, combines the elegance and grace of its surroundings in its “Just The Two Us” package for $419 per night. Enjoy a couple’s Swedish massage with his/her therapists in a private, candlelit treatment room and a one-night stay in an oceanfront deluxe room. The couple’s massage can also be booked separately from $175 for 50 minutes.

á Eden Roc Miami Beach, A Renaissance Resort & Spa echoes Miami culture as it sits along Millionaire Row, inspired by nearby museums, shops, nightlife and great cuisine. Its oceanfront views of the Atlantic provide a perfect serene setting for two. Choose from a 50-minute aromatherapy or Swedish massage or a 25-minute body treatment with a honey almond masque, chamomile body polish or aromatic salt glow. Includes a full American breakfast for two days and one night’s accommodations for $675 per night.

á Amid the Santa Rosa Mountains and minutes from Palm Springs, The Renaissance Esmeralda Resort and Spa in Indian Wells, Calif., promises an hour of relaxation and pampering for couples at its newly opened 13,000-sq.-ft. spa. This $480 per night package includes one round of golf at one of its two championship courses and a one-night stay.

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á The Coronado Island Marriott Resort spa package takes full advantage of its 16 waterfront acres and sparkling views of the San Diego Bay. From $334 per night, couples enjoy a deluxe bay-view guest room, unlimited water taxi use and your choice of a Coronado Beach Body Scrub, a back, neck and shoulder massage, or a refresher facial for two. Also included are breakfast for two daily, one free movie per night and restaurant, gift shop and spa discounts.

á Experience luxury, relaxation and great shopping while staying at The JW Marriott at Lenox, adjacent to Lenox Mall and minutes from downtown Atlanta, Ga. From $369 per night, enjoy champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries on arrival, a one-hour spa treatment, full breakfast for two, complimentary valet parking, a four-course dinner and deluxe accommodations for two.

For future romantic getaways, purchase a Marriott GiftCard, available in denominations of $50 or $100, redeemable for an array of spa services, including massages and facials.

For more information or to book a Marriott Spa Package for you and your Valentine, visit us at www.marriott.com or call our Marriott reservations line at 888-236-2427. Spa packages are available on a limited basis and rates may vary. Marriott GiftCards are available for purchase online, by calling (800) 813-GIFT or at Safeway stores nationwide.

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