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HAMILTON, BERMUDA, October 3, 2012 - The Bermuda Department of Tourism and PGA of America are making it easy for golf lovers to take a dream trip and see the most elite golf tournament in the world. A special two-for-one grounds ticket offer as well as resort travel packages are available for the 30th Annual PGA Grand Slam of Golf played at Port Royal Golf Course in Bermuda, from October 22-24, 2012. The PGA Grand Slam of Golf features the most difficult qualification requirement in the game -- a major championship.
Through this offer, golf enthusiasts staying at any of Bermuda's resorts have the opportunity to purchase discounted grounds tickets at a two-for-one rate. Daily grounds tickets (valid for specific date purchased) are $20 for two, while Season Ground Tickets are $50 for two. Fans under 17 years old can enter the tournament for free when accompanying an adult with a paid ticket.
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~ Winners of Golf's Four Majors Vie to Become Champion of Champions, Oct. 22 - 24~
(NEW YORK, NY) August 16, 2012 - With the completion of the past weekend's PGA Championship, the field is finally set for the 30th Annual PGA Grand Slam, which will be played at the Port Royal Golf Course in Bermuda this fall. Rory McIlroy's win at Kiawah Island secured him the fourth and final spot to compete for the "Champion of Champions" title on October 22nd through 24th. He will join 2012 Masters Champion, Bubba Watson, 2012 U.S. Open Champion, Webb Simpson, and 2012 Open Champion, Ernie Els in golf's most prestigious qualifying event. The Bermuda Department of Tourism and hotel partners are making it easy for visitors to watch the winners of golf's four "Majors" compete in paradise with special travel packages designed for golf enthusiasts who crave to be close to the action.
Golf lovers who visit the Bermuda Department of Tourism's Grand Slam website, can take advantage of the flexible travel packages if they book from now until October 21st. Packages include hotel accommodations and daily passes to the PGA Grand Slam to watch all of the action. Participating hotels include:
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SOMERSET, Bermuda (Jan. 5, 2011) - With Cambridge Beaches Resort & Spa's new golf tournament package, couples can enjoy a seven-night escape to Bermuda filled with romance, relaxation and little friendly competition.
The ultimate golf getaway for couples, this package gives players the opportunity to tee off at one of Bermuda's most prestigious and picturesque courses - The Port Royal Golf Course, home to the 2009 and 2010 PGA Grand Slam. At the Port Royal, couples will team up to compete in a three-day tournament, while taking in spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean. Off the greens, guests will enjoy a luxurious stay at the AAA Four-Diamond Cambridge Beaches, including gourmet dining and pampering treatments at the resort's award-winning Ocean Spa.
The Couples Golf Tournament Package is available, Feb. 20-27, 2011, priced at $4,206 per couple. This package includes seven nights accommodations for two in a deluxe room; daily breakfast, afternoon tea and dinner; airport transfers; two 50-minute Swedish massages at the Ocean Spa; welcome gift bag; and four rounds of golf at the Port Royal, located just five minutes from the resort. Complimentary picnic lunches for the three-day tournament and transportation to and from the Port Royal will also be provided.
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SOMERSET, Bermuda (August 10, 2010) - This fall, Bermuda's Cambridge Beaches Resort & Spa makes getting away with the girls a breeze with the resort's new "Girlfriend Getaway" package. Grab your closest girlfriends for a weekend of pure relaxation, rejuvenation and pampering. Unwind on one of four private beaches, indulge in a soothing massage at the award-winning spa, de-stress with a little Yoga time, and catch up with the girls over an evening of movies and martinis. A girlfriend getaway never sounded so inviting.
The Girlfriend Getaway is available for travel, Sept. 1 - Dec. 31, 2010. Priced at $2,840, based on double occupancy, the package includes a three-night stay in water-view accommodations, daily breakfast and afternoon tea, two 50-minute aromatherapy massages and 20 percent off additional spa treatments, access to the Ocean Spa's experience suites, two Yoga classes, and a complimentary movie and martini bar arranged in-room for one evening. Guests will also receive one complimentary room category upgrade and late checkout, subject to availability. To take advantage of this special package, guests must reference promotional code GIRL10 when booking, and all bookings must be made by Dec. 27, 2010.
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SOMERSET, Bermuda (Dec. 29, 2009) - Cambridge Beaches Resort & Spa in Bermuda invites travelers to enjoy complimentary dining at the AAA Four-Diamond resort this winter with the new "Dine on Us" promotion.
Along with complimentary breakfast and traditional afternoon tea at Cambridge Beaches Resort & Spa, the Dine on Us package also provides lunch and dinner daily at the resort's casual and fine-dining restaurants, complements of the hotel. Guests can enjoy gourmet dining at the Tamarisk Room, rated by Food & Wine Magazine as one of Bermuda's finest, or al fresco at Shutters, overlooking picturesque Mangrove Bay - all at no additional cost.
The Cambridge Beaches Resort & Spa Dine on Us promotion is valid for travel during January 1 - March 31, 2010. Bookings must be made by January 31, 2010 and a minimum three-night stay is required. The promotion does not include room service or beverages. When booking guests must reference promotional code "CBDINE" to receive the special offer. Rates at the resort start at just $385 per night, based on double occupancy, for water-view accommodations.
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I guess they are falling back on sex sells:
ROMANCE FLOURISHES AT BERMUDA'S CAMBRIDGE BEACHES RESORT & SPA
SOMERSET, Bermuda (Oct. 6, 2009) - For the perfect romantic getaway, try the Sensual Journey Experience at Cambridge Beaches Resort & Spa, Bermuda.
Set on a 30-acre peninsula on Bermuda's western coast, Cambridge Beaches provides the perfect backdrop for couples seeking the luxury of uninterrupted time together. This AAA-Four Diamond is the island's only resort catering exclusively to adults. Couples return time and again for romantic indulgences that include moonlight dinners on a secluded beach; plush oceanfront cottage suites with private plunge pools; award-winning spa; and champagne picnic lunch in a tropical garden hideaway.
Beginning with fresh-cut Bermuda flowers in your cottage suite, the Sensual Journey awakens all the senses. The experience pampers couples with offerings that include:
* Private Butler Service - A private butler will be available to cater to guests' needs, so couple's can just relax and enjoy the journey.
* Champagne Breakfast - A toast to romance, this breakfast in bed features sensual foods like strawberries, fresh figs, plums and chocolate croissants. Side bowls of warmed honey and melted chocolate add to the tasty pleasures.
* Slip into a plush spa robe and slippers, and let a member of the spa team escort you to Ocean Spa at Cambridge Beaches, recognized by Conde Nast Johansen guide as a Most Excellent Spa for the Caribbean.
* The Experience Suites - Your journey begins in the Aquarian Baths with a flute of sparkling hibiscus flower water. Then it's off to the Experience Suites, a private retreat providing some one on one time with your partner. Relax and reconnect with the unique ten-minute Sauna Ritual that features aromatic waters infused with wild lavender, rosemary and thyme grown on property.
* Guide to Couple's Massage - Next, in the Spa Suite, your spa therapist will guide you in the art of massage. Whether your focus is back, shoulders, neck or feet, treatments are personalized to each couple and enhanced by candles, music, and aromatherapy and massage oil.
* Romantic Picnic - The resort's hidden labyrinth and secret garden, Seaview, is the lush tropical setting for an intimate champagne picnic lunch. Relax and while away the hours together in this nature preserve, vibrant with flowers and outfitted with blanket, cushions and lounge beds.
* Couples Spa Pagoda Treatment - The Ocean Spa Pagoda sets the stage for this 80-minute treatment enhanced by the sounds of the surf, cool ocean breezes and scent of the surrounding flora. Couples can choose from a range of 80-minute, relaxing and reconnecting spa therapies.
* Private Candlelit Dinner - Top off the day with a moonlight dinner on a secluded beach lit by the dancing flames of tiki torches and serenaded by the sounds of gently lapping waves. Your table provides front-row seats to a spectacular Bermuda sunset. Pleasing the palate is a three-course meal by the resort's Tamarisk Restaurant, recognized by Food & Wine magazine as one of Bermuda's best.
* Spa Turndown Gift - Cambridge Beaches strives to fill each stay with treasures that can last a lifetime. Compliments of the Ocean Spa, the couple will receive a special gift that awaits you to remind you of your experience.
The Sensual Journey Package is $1,280 as an add-on to accommodations. The package requires a minimum three-night stay and is available throughout the year. Cambridge Beaches' nightly rates start at $385 for a spacious water-view room. Complimentary daily breakfast and Afternoon Tea are included in the price.
While at Cambridge Beaches, guests can explore galleries and boutique shops at the nearby historic Royal Naval Dockyard Clocktower Mall. Or, they can play a round of golf at the Port Royal Golf Course, ranked among the world's best public course by Golf Digest and located just five minutes from the resort.
Less than two hours from many East Coast cities, Bermuda offers direct flights from New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Charlotte, Atlanta, Miami, Toronto and other major U.S. cities. For additional information and reservations visit www.cambridgebeaches.com or call 1-800-468-7300.
SOUTHAMPTON, Bermuda - The Reefs, widely recognized as Bermuda's best hotel, announces the appointment and arrival of its new Director of Food and Beverage and Executive Chef Philippe Haddad. Haddad will lead The Reefs' culinary team, infusing his culinary expertise at the luxury resort's multiple dining venues as well as establishing an innovative in-room dining experience.
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Some bold planning from Starwood:
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 30, 2009-- Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced the next stop on its global expedition with plans to open a new St. Regis hotel in Bermuda, marking the debut of Starwood and the St Regis brand on the exclusive island. Scheduled to open in 2013, The St. Regis Bermuda and The Residences at The St. Regis Bermuda will be located in the heart of downtown Hamilton, Bermuda's picturesque seaside capital and bustling international business hub. The first major luxury hotel to open in downtown Hamilton in more than 50 years, The St. Regis Bermuda will feature approximately 140 exquisitely appointed guest rooms and suites, approximately 80 exclusive, serviced residences, a Remede Spa, signature restaurant, a wine bar, library, and a rooftop conservatory. Owned by Par La Ville Hotel and Residences, Ltd., a partnership between Virginia-based Unified Resorts, Ltd. and New York-based Sagewood Investments, LLC, The St. Regis Bermuda will offer unparalleled luxury, highly personalized service and refined elegance at one of the world's best addresses.
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NEVIS, West Indies -- 2009 represents the fifth consecutive year Nisbet Plantation is offering its always popular "Love is in the Air" promotion where guests receive up to $500 credit when vacationing at this intimate and romantic resort. This year Nisbet will add to the love by giving guests a bottle of champagne to celebrate.
Guests who stay seven nights at Nisbet Plantation receive a $500 credit upon checkout. For shorter stays, Nisbet offers savings as well. Stays of six nights save $400, and five nights, $300.
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Bermuda's Only Ultra-Casual Resort Offers Bermuda's Best Resort Value
SANDYS, Bermuda -- 9 Beaches, Bermuda's only ultra-casual resort, provides the most spectacular seascapes from an eco-friendly setting with fabulous cuisine and water sports galore. Opening April 1 for its fifth year, 9 Beaches joins Bermuda in celebrating its 400th anniversary in 2009 and offers 9 reasons to visit:
1. Bermuda's Only Ultra-casual Resort
Yes, Bermuda is still a sophisticated and very civilized island, but guests at 9 Beaches can leave the formal attire at home. At 9 Beaches, flip-flops are fashionable and neither jackets nor ties are required. "The guest who loves 9 Beaches is not the typical Bermuda luxury seeker," says General Manager Robin Gilbert. "Everything we do is designed to appeal to beach lovers who just want to enjoy the spectacular setting, relax and have fun."
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TUCKER'S TOWN, Bermuda (Sept. 29, 2008) - Golfers participating in this year's 56th Annual Goodwill Golf Tournament in Bermuda, scheduled for Dec. 8 - 12, 2008, can enjoy special rates at the award-winning Pink Beach Club (http://www.PinkBeach.com), conveniently situated near all participating golf courses in the program.
Rates are $285 per couple, per night, for all amateur golfers participating in the event. Golf pros will receive complimentary accommodations, and if a guest is accompanying the pro, he or she will enjoy a special rate of $185 per night. A minimum number of four rooms must be booked to receive the discounted rates (applicable to both the amateur and pro rates).
Rates include a daily Modified American Plan (MAP) with full English breakfast, traditional afternoon tea and five-course dinner daily.
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