FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
New Epic Savings Meeting Package Offers Special Savings, Bonus Starpoints® And A Chance To Win the Natasha Bedingfield Pocket Full of Sunshine Charity Concert
Nassau, The Bahamas - July 28, 2009 - The Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort, located in Nassau, The Bahamas, is an easy-to-get-to and affordable venue for group meetings and events. Offering 25,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor function space that includes spacious ballrooms, breakout rooms, outdoor gazebos and a 1,000-foot stretch of Nassau's most spectacular beach, gatherings at the Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort are nothing less than stellar.
In addition to the resort's idyllic setting, meeting planners and attendees will enjoy the ease of finding their way around the thoughtfully designed and laid out property, the convenience of having a Convention Service Team that is attentive of their needs, plus, special group and meetings offers, including the new Epic Savings Meeting Package*, which includes:
-4% credit to the master account
-Signing bonus of up to 100,000 Starpoints®
-Complimentary morning or afternoon Pepsi food & beverage break
-A chance to win the Pocket Full of Sunshine Charity Concert** with RCA recording artist, Natasha Bedingfield
-Offer applies to functions booked by August 31, 2009 and must take place by March 31, 2010
In addition to the Epic Savings Meeting Package, the Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort offers a one-stop shop for creating productive, meaningful and memorable gatherings by working closely with planners to create customizable itineraries, team-building programs, and, if time permits, some fun-filled activities for all. Customized programs can be developed for groups ranging from 10 to 1,200 individuals and may include:
-Musical welcome reception with steel pan band or Rake 'n' Scrape music to usher guests a into a Bahamian Junkanoo party on the beach
-"Straw Market" breakfast orientation where a local expert can answer questions about where to go and what to see in Nassau
-Driving range on the beach where the ocean is the green and guests can strike golf balls made of fish food into the water to help revitalize the reef as they improve their swing
-A day of "Beach Olympics" that can include games such as coconut toss, frog man relay, papaya walk, sand sculpting, baker's dozen and beach volleyball
-"Boat-Building Classic" event where teams receive tools, supplies and the expertise necessary to build a seaworthy craft that will be tested in the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean
The resort's meetings facilities consist of 25,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor function space, which can accommodate meetings or events of up to 1,200 attendees. The largest facility - a 12,500-square-foot ballroom - is complemented by four additional breakout rooms for meetings and banquets, as well as pre-function areas for group registration, cocktail receptions, and meeting breaks. All meetings facilities are equipped with the latest audiovisual equipment and high-speed Internet access. The Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort's beach is also an ideal setting for functions as it offers an unobstructed backdrop of Nassau's crystal-clear waters; plus, for evening or night functions, the resort can hold fire pits on the beach, while guests enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres or a fully-catered event.
The 694-room Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort offers groups a complete resort experience. Set on seven exquisite acres, the resort offers stunning waterscapes, including three freshwater pools with flowing waterfalls, a swim-up bar and oversized whirlpools. Guests can enjoy the resort's six restaurants and lounges, as well as a unique and expansive set of amenities and activities, including the 30,000-square-foot Crystal Palace Casino, the Cable Beach Golf Club and a variety of water sports.
For more information and/or reservations, please call the Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort at (877) 782-0149 or visit www.sheraton.com/NassauOffers.
About the Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort
Situated on a 1,000-foot stretch of one of Nassau's spectacular white-sand beaches, the Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort is set on seven exquisite acres of stunning waterscape, including three freshwater pools with flowing waterfalls, a swim-up bar and oversized whirlpools nestled among tropical landscaping. The resort houses six restaurants and lounges serving a variety of island specialties and international cuisine.
The 694-room Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort offers accommodations featuring a large private balcony or patio. Rooms are equipped with high-speed Internet access, LCD flat-screen televisions and the signature Sheraton Sweet SleeperTM Bed - a multi-layered creation adorned with voluptuous down pillows, sensuous cotton sheets and a signature blanket and duvet.
The Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort is 15 minutes from Nassau's Lynden Pindling International Airport, which is serviced by a number of domestic and international carriers.
For more information and/or reservations, please call the Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort at (877) 782-0149 or visit www.sheraton.com/nassau.
*The offer must be referenced at start of negotiation process and is not valid with any room blocks or meetings currently booked, under negotiation or that have already occurred. Minimum eligible revenue of $2,500 must be booked to qualify. Client will receive a discount equal to 4% of the total master billed charges for Meeting rooms, Guest rooms (if rooms are master billed) and Banquets & Catering. Discount is not offered on any surcharges, gratuities, taxes and third party charges on the master bill. Complimentary break offer is not valid for catering-only events; bookings must have a minimum of 10 room nights on peak to qualify. Payment must be made in accordance with the time frames specified in the contract to receive the discount on the master bill. Offer is subject to availability of guestrooms and meeting facilities at time of booking and may not be combined with any other offers, incentives, discounts or promotions. Starpoint® Signing Bonus amount is based on total revenue of contract. Planner must be an active member of and in good standing with the Starwood Preferred Planner® and Starwood Preferred Guest® programs to receive Starpoints®. To become a Starwood Preferred Planner please visit StarwoodMeetings.com. Management reserves all rights.
** Winner of the Natasha Bedingfield Pocket Full of Sunshine Charity Concert will be selected by October 15, 2009 with proceeds going to the group's charity of choice. Concert must be hosted by December 20, 2009.