SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

June 15, 2012 22:04 ET

Green Hotel in Portsmouth, UK Is Dedicating a Tree for Hosting an Environmental Friendly Meeting at Their Hotel

Portsmouth Marriott Will Dedicate Tree to the Woodlands Trust in Your Company's Behalf

PORTSMOUTH, ENGLAND--(Marketwire - Jun 15, 2012) - Businesses can net a greener return on their investment when utilizing impressive Portsmouth, UK meeting rooms for corporate conferences, business meetings, luncheons and banquets.

Helping to build a brighter future one tree at a time, the Marriott hotel in Portsmouth, UK has created a uniquely "Green" meetings package that dedicates a tree in the name of participating companies with the Woodlands Trust in celebration of the recent Diamond Jubilee. Meeting packages come with a long list of amenities and in addition grand hospitality and inspirational surroundings, host companies will reap the benefits of "going green" with this special initiative to bolster an environmentally friendly future.

Those hosting a "Green" meeting for 40 or more delegates at the Marriott's "Green" hotel in Portsmouth, UK will be able to choose from six sites in which to have a tree planted and each tree comes with a lifetime care and protection policy allowing it to be enjoyed by generations to come. Sites in which trees may be planted include:

  • Hucking Estate near Maidstone, Kent
  • Kentle Wood near Daventry, Northamptonshire
  • Fox & Parrot Wood near Craghead, County Durham
  • Kilcooley Wood near Bangor, County Down
  • Glen Finglas near Brig o'Turk, Stirling
  • Parc Mawr near Henryd, Conwy

The hotel's choice offering of meeting rooms in Portsmouth, UK are an ideal setting for hosting nearly any type of business event and with this special package the cost of "Green Meetings" varies between £35.00 and £40.00 per day/delegate* and includes the following amenities:

  • Breakfast baps, tea and coffee upon arrival;
  • Morning and afternoon break with something savoury, sweet and healthy;
  • Deli-style lunch buffet in the Sealevel Restaurant;
  • LCD projector, screen and flipchart;
  • Green apples and water on the meeting tables, and
  • One complimentary internet connection in the meeting room.

This environmentally-friendly choice among hotel offers in Portsmouth, UK comes easy for this distinctive Marriott hotel, which recently was awarded its second Gold Award by The Green Business Tourism Scheme in recognition of its environmental achievements, which includes 100 percent recycling of waste with 100 percent non-landfill.

Event planners looking to book a gathering or seeking more information about the Portsmouth Marriott's "Green Meetings" package may call 02392 383151 or visit the hotel's website at

About the Portsmouth Marriott Hotel

The Portsmouth Marriott Hotel welcomes travelers to the United Kingdom with warm and contemporary accommodations, attentive service and ample amenities. Conveniently located near popular attractions and business destinations, the hotel recently completed an extensive renovation of its meeting facilities, guest rooms and leisure areas to create a vibrant and comfortable atmosphere. On-site services include day-long dining at the Sealevel Restaurant and Lounge, spa treatments and workout facilities at the leisure club and a heated indoor pool.

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