Comfort Suites resort touts 'Suite Romance'

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas -- The 228-unit Comfort Suites Paradise Island offers three- and six-night Suite Romance packages that include accommodations in junior suites, daily continental breakfast, a half-day catamaran cruise -- even transportation to a secluded beach.

Three-night plans, valid to April 27, are priced at $799 per couple; from April 28 to Dec. 21, the rate is $689.

The six-night version is priced at $1,549 and $1,349 per couple, respectively.

Added to bills are a $3.50 daily housekeeping charge; a $3 per person, per day energy surcharge; 6% government tax; and a 6% resort levy.

The property added 80 suites last year as well as a 700-square-foot meeting room.

The suites offer either a king bed or two double beds, a sitting area with a sofa bed, a refrigerator, cable TV, a hair dryer, an iron and ironing board, a voice-mail telephone with data port, a coffeemaker and an in-room safe.

The hotel offers a casual indoor/outdoor restaurant for breakfast and lunch and a pool area with a swim-up bar.

Comfort Suites guests have the use of the Atlantis Resort across the street, including pools, beach, waterslides, health spa and tennis courts.

Rack rates at Comfort Suites Paradise Island, single or double with continental breakfast, start at $220 through April 27 and at $185, April 28 to Dec. 2.

Children 15 and younger stay free in the same room with adults.

For information call Choice Hotels at (800) 517-4000.

For group reservations, call Terry Deich, director of marketing, at (800) 417-6738, Ext. 24.

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