he Pierre New York, a Four
Seasons Hotel, will honor the (presumably cheaper) room
rate paid by former guests who spent their wedding night at the
Pierre. But there is a catch: Guests must show the original bill.
The hotel's Anniversary Memory Weekend promotion consists of a
two-night minimum stay, an anniversary wedding cake with a split of
champagne and breakfast for two in Cafe Pierre or from room
The first night will set guests back $550, but the second night
will cost them what they paid on your wedding night. Guests can
choose a room service "wedding dinner" for two for $250 or renew
their vows for an additional charge.
The package will be available through Sept. 30. For information
or reservations, call (800) PIERRE-4.
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The Melrose Hotel is offering a Spring Into
Body and Spirit Package from March 20 to June 21 in conjunction
with the Equinox Fitness Center & Spa.
The package, which costs $1,400 per person, includes one night
in a Tower Suite, which measure 800 square feet and feature
terraces. Deluxe rooms cost $850 a night. The spa component
consists of three treatments per person, including a facial,
massage and body treatment.
Extra nights cost $650 in a Tower Suite and $195 a night in a
deluxe room, including use of the fitness center and spa. For
information or reservations, call (212) 838-5700 or visit www.melrosehotel.com.
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Luxe Worldwide Hotels is providing
reservations, sales and marketing services for the all-suite
Buckingham Hotel in New York after adding the
100-room property to its portfolio. The recently renovated
Buckingham is located at 101 W. 57th St. at Sixth Avenue, directly
across from Carnegie Hall.
It features high-speed Internet access in every room, a
full-service business center, meetings spaces and a 24-hour fitness
center. In addition, the hotel's Patrons Lounge is equipped with an
oversize, flat-panel video screen for presentations.
For information or reservations, call (866) LUXE-411 or visit
the Web at www.luxehotels.com.
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The Westin New York at Times Square rolled out
Movie Marathon Weekends with unlimited movie passes for two.
Valid Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights through March 31, the
package costs $239 a night per person and includes unlimited movie
passes for two to the 13-theater Loews Cineplex located beneath the
hotel's upper-story lobby.
For information or reservations, call (888) 627-7149 or visit
the Web at www.westinny.com.
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A 145-room Courtyard by Marriott is scheduled
to open in Saratoga Springs in May. It's located on the former site
of Spa Steel at 11 Excelsior Ave.
The $11.5 million Saratoga Springs Courtyard is being designed
to fit the architectural style of the city, with an emphasis on
The hotel will have 3,000 square feet of meetings space, a
restaurant serving breakfast and light dinners, a fitness center
and indoor pool, a sundry shop and guest laundry facilities.
For information or reservations, call (888) 236-2427.
To contact reporter Jorge Sidron, send e-mail to [email protected].