St. Lucia resort offers credit deal for winter

St. Lucia Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort is running a "Sun Dollars Savings" program this winter whereby guests enjoy the equivalent of 50% of their room rate in resort credit upon check-in.

A guest booking an Anthurium Lily Honeymoon Suite at $350 per night gets $175 in resort credit upon check-in. The credit can be applied to room upgrades, food, wine, excursions, spa treatments and more.

The 50% resort credit deal is good on all new vacation bookings, now through April 18. Visit www.windjammer-landing.com or call (800) 345-0356.

Regent to grow in Mideast

Regent Hotels & Resorts will open the Regent Doha, its second property in the Middle East, in Qatar's capital in 2013.

The hotel will feature 365 guestrooms, three restaurants, two bars and a pool cafe. Wellness facilities will include a spa, squash courts, a gym and an indoor pool.

Meetings and events facilities will include a ballroom, a business center and an executive lounge.

Regent's first property in the region, the Regent Emirates Pearl Abu Dhabi, will open in 2010. See www.regenthotels.com.

Ranch house retreat

Southern California wine country getaway the Temecula Creek Inn opened its 1,900-square-foot Creekside Guest House, designed to combine the virtues of a private ranch house rental with the amenities and services of a full-service resort.

The guesthouse, which accommodates eight with three bedrooms and two baths, is priced from $399 per night, midweek, and $799 per night on weekends (Friday and Saturday) through December 2009.

Amenities include three plasma TVs, DVD player, fireplace, game room, private putting green, patio and full kitchen. Guesthouse guests have access to resort amenities such as golf, in-room spa treatments, outdoor heated pool and fitness center.

Call (877) 517-1823 or visit www.temeculacreekinn.com.

Montage opens in Beverly Hills

Montage Hotels & Resorts debuted the Montage Beverly Hills, its second Southern California property. The company's flagship Montage Laguna Beach opened in 2003.

The 201 guestrooms, including 55 suites, range from 500 to 5,000 square feet. Technology features include bedside panels and LCD TVs in marble bathrooms.

The two-level, 20,000-square-foot Spa Montage features 17 treatment rooms, a gym, yoga and Pilates studio and a full-service salon. The hotel is home to three restaurants: Parq, an 88-seat restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner; the 44-seat Muse, open for dinner; and the poolside Conservatory Grill, serving all-organic breakfast and lunch.

Contact Montage Beverly Hills at (888) 860-0788 or visit www.montagebeverlyhills.com.

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