SOURCE: Marriott


December 14, 2010 11:29 ET

Marco Island Resort Gives Holiday Travelers Free Christmas Eve Stay

Sandcastles Win Over Snowmen for Warm Christmas Vacation

MARCO ISLAND, FL--(Marketwire - December 14, 2010) -  Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! The white sand beaches of Marco Island will have guests building sandcastles in lieu of snowmen this holiday season once Santa gets wind of the special holiday promotion at the Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort Golf Club and Spa that includes free accommodations on Christmas Eve!

Leave the snowy blasts of winter behind this holiday season and enjoy a fun-filled coastal holiday vacation in Marco Island at a resort that boasts three miles of pristine beachfront property, a lavish spa, private championship golf course, spacious accommodations and exquisite amenities. This south Florida oceanfront hotel's holiday deal gives travelers the gift of complimentary accommodations on Christmas Eve with the purchase of a four-night stay that includes Dec. 24. Guests will also receive a $100 resort credit per stay to use at The Spa at Marco Island, fine dining and resort shopping. Rates for this exclusive holiday hotel package start at just $339* and accommodations must be booked by Dec. 21. Reservations for this holly, jolly Christmas vacation may be made online by using promotional code HOL at or by calling 1-800-438-4373.

In addition to offering guests breathtaking gulf views and white sand beaches, the Marco Island Marriott Resort is home to The Spa at Marco Island, an amazing retreat in itself that pampers guests with lavish amenities and Balinese-influenced treatments, therapy baths, massages and a full menu of indulging spa luxuries. Golf enthusiasts will find this Naples golf resort the perfect spot to enjoy a majestic blend of golf and nature at The Rookery at Marco, a private course recently redesigned with native surroundings that include shallow wetlands that provide a sanctuary to many bird species.

Inside the resort, spacious guest rooms and suites provide guests with the ultimate in luxury accommodations. The well-appointed rooms include private terraces, lavish amenities, plush bedding ensembles, modern electronics, Internet access and Plug-In technology. In-room entertainment includes a 36-inch flat screen TV, cable/satellite service with premium movie channels and pay-per-view movie options.

*Rates are per room per night and valid for stays from Dec. 21-27, 2010 when booked by Dec. 21, 2010. Guests may arrive earlier and must stay over Christmas Eve to qualify for the free night and resort credit. Resort credit is per stay/per guest room and may not be applied to the room rate or redeemed for cash. Please visit hotel website for additional terms and conditions.

About the Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort, Golf Club and Spa
The Marco Island Marriot Beach Resort, Golf Club and Spa is one of the most distinctive hotels in the Naples, Florida area, providing travelers with opulent accommodations and a variety of activities and hotel amenities. Swimming pools, extensive water sports, exquisite world-class shopping in downtown Naples and unlimited dining options make the Marco Island Marriott Resort an exceptional choice for unlimited fun and relaxation.