Rates & Dates: Palm Island Resort pays commission on Web-only deal


Agents booking their clients at the Palm Island Resort in the Grenadines will earn commission on its Chairman's Special Web-only plan. The plan offers all-inclusive rates starting at $500 per night, per couple in a Palm-view room for the first seven nights and $250 for any additional nights. The deal is valid on bookings through Sept. 1 for travel through Dec. 20 and must be booked online.

Palm Island Resort

Roosevelt Hotel pitches 'For Love of the Game' promo

The Roosevelt Hotel in New York is inviting baseball fans to tour Yankee Stadium or Citi Field, the new homes of Major League Baseball's New York Yankees and New York Mets, respectively, with its For Love of the Game plan. The overnight plan is priced from $215 per night, single, or $271 per night, double, and is valid through Oct. 4 (rates are slightly higher after Sept. 8). Included in the rate is a ticket to the Food for Fans foodie tour; a pregame tour of the chosen stadium and a baseball for signing; and a three-day MetroCard. Tickets to the game are not included, but the hotel will offer assistance in obtaining tickets.

The Roosevelt Hotel
(888) TEDDY-NY
Web: www.theroosevelthotel.com  

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown offers cool rates this summer

The Philadelphia Marriott Downtown is offering the Beat the Heat special this summer for Friday- and Saturday-night stays through Sept. 6. When guests book a two-night stay with a Friday arrival, the rate for Saturday night is the outside air temperature at 4 p.m. that day. For example, if the temperature is 77 degrees Fahrenheit, the second night is $77. The first night's stay is priced at $149 per room, double.

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown
(800) 834-6418 and ask for promotional code THM
Web:www.marriott.com and use promotion code THM

Mandalay Bay deal provides room, tickets to Disney's 'The Lion King'

Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas is offering tickets to the hotel's showing of Disney's "The Lion King" on room-and-show stays through Sept. 7. The promotion is priced from $229 per room, double, and includes two nights at the Mandalay Bay, two tickets to see "The Lion King," a $100 cabana credit at Mandalay Bay Beach and child admission to Shark Reef Aquarium with a paid adult admission.

Mandalay Bay
(877) 632-7000 and mention code PDISNY9
Web: www.mandalaybay.com/tlkfam

Ritz-Carlton opens reservations for Charlotte property

The new Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte (N.C.) is now accepting reservations for stays beginning Oct. 1. Nightly rates start at $199 per room, double. The 146-room property will feature a 13,000-square-foot penthouse, a Wellness Center with an Aqua Lounge and swimming pool, more than 12,000 square feet of meetings and conference space and the BLT Steak restaurant. The property hopes to attain Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Gold certification and will include such environmentally friendly features as a bike valet with 150 bicycle parking spaces and free use of bikes for guests; complimentary parking for hybrid vehicles and weekday morning guest transportation via hybrid vehicles; recycled and sustainable materials used for furnishings throughout the property; all-organic dining menus; organic/vegan spa treatments and products; and locally grown ingredients in its bar menu.

Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte
(800) 241-3333 or (704) 547-2244



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