Hotel Group unveiled a guest room redesign at the
Delano in Miami Beach, 11 years after the hotel
opened with a minimalist, primarily white-on-white look that
featured a lobby framed by cascading white drapes.
This time around,
designers used the color green to connect the hotels interiors with
its outdoor green spaces.
example, are covered in moss-green Connemara marble from Ireland,
while hand-felted rugs feature apple-green borders.
New room design
elements include walls covered in mirrors and white bathrooms with
information on the hotel, visit www.morganshotelgroup.com.
Look for a modern
redesign at the 407-room Fairmont Turnberry Isle Resort
& Club in Aventura, Fla., which reopened Dec. 15 after
a $100 million renovation.
Mediterranean-style rooms will feature wireless Internet
access, separate sitting areas with work desks, flat-screen TVs and
bathrooms with walk-in showers and flat-screen TVs.
To book, call
(800) 441-1414 or visit www.fairmont.com.
family-friendly tradition, the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia
Island launched Our Space, a program
catering to guests 12 to 19 years old that includes a dedicated
space that is off-limits to parents.
includes an Our Space room equipped with a movie theater and
library of movies; flat-screen TVs; X-Box and PlayStation game
systems; laptops with free Internet access; iPods with iPod docking
stations; and various game tables.
The Our Space
program is managed by teen concierges who lead participants through
a number of daily activities.
information, visit www.ritzcarlton.com.
Impressions is paying 10% commission on tickets to Walt
Disney World Resort or Universal Orlando in its Best of
The plans include
three nights accommodations at a choice of five Orlando hotels: the
Holiday Inn International Drive, the Comfort Suites Maingate, the
Sheraton Studio City Hotel, the Walt Disney World Swan Hotel or the
Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel.
Packages are from
$389 to $789 per person, double. The offer is good for purchase and
travel through March 31.
information on packages or to book, visit www.travelimpressions.com.
Jorge Sidron is Travel Weekly's Florida editor. E-mail him
at [email protected].