SOURCE: Marriott

Marriott

April 29, 2011 13:11 ET

New Promotion Offers 5 Star Hotel's Hong Kong Meeting Space at Reduced Rate

Meeting Package Includes Complimentary Amenities, Lavish Accommodations

HONG KONG--(Marketwire - Apr 29, 2011) - Event planners can easily raise the bar for exceptional business and social gatherings with a new hotel promotion that reduces the rate for 5 Star Hong Kong meeting space that outshines the competitors with global amenities and award-winning services.

The JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong is an impressive choice for any event, offering over 10,000 square feet of meticulous, state-of-the-art meeting space in a variety of size combinations to fit the needs of nearly any occasion. And now, with this Hong Kong hotel's new meeting promotion, event planners will not only receive event space, but an offering of complimentary meeting amenities to take the bite out of the costs affiliated with on-site rentals.

This exciting new offer includes a full-day meeting room rental, luncheon, two refreshment breaks with two home baked pastries from the hotel's award-winning catering professionals along with coffee and tea -- all at a rate of just HK$950, plus a 10 percent service charge per person. Complimentary amenities provided with this package include a standard 8'x8' projection screen; one/two cable microphones; a flip chart; podium; writing pads, pencils, mints, water and drinking glasses, and floral centerpieces for the reception table. Fully-outfitted with a full menu of equipment and services, the hotel also offers optional audio-visual equipment rental at the following low daily rates: LCD projector starting at HK$2,300 plus 10 percent daily service charge per set; Wired/Wireless Microphone, HK$400 plus 10 percent daily service charge, and Wired/Wireless Internet, HK$1,800 net for the first five users, then HK$400 net per user.

Business conferences at this distinctive Hong Kong luxury hotel are sure to ignite inspiration and leave a positive impact on clients and business associates as well as providing opulent guest accommodation with breathtaking views, fabulous dining from six award-winning restaurants and cutting edge event services, including global meeting capabilities through the Marriott's own Virtual Meetings with AT&T and Cisco TelePresence. Named winner of the Meetings & Conventions Magazine's Gold Key Award for 11 years, this magnificent 5 star hotel in Hong Kong handily raises the bar for powerful and productive events with a professional event management team, fully prepared to assist event planners with full-service meeting preparation and a keen eye for execute every detail to perfection.

About JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong
The JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong, located atop the world-famous Pacific Place, offers both business and leisure travelers an ideal location for experiencing the cultural charm of Hong Kong. Contemporary furnishings are found throughout the hotel, while guest accommodations offer BOSE audio systems, 42" flat-panel televisions and connectivity to plug and play personal electronic devices. Marble bathrooms, evening turndown service and international cable/satellite features are standard room amenities and Executive Level occupancy is also available for additional benefits, including complimentary food and services.

About JW Marriott
JW Marriott is part of Marriott International's luxury portfolio and consists of beautiful properties in gateway cities and distinctive resort locations around the world. These elegant hotels cater to today's sophisticated, self-assured travelers, offering them the quiet luxury they seek in a warmly authentic, relaxed atmosphere lacking in pretense. JW Marriott properties artfully provide highly crafted, anticipatory experiences that are reflective of their locale so that their guests have the time to focus on what is most important to them. Currently, there are 45 JW Marriott hotels in 19 countries; by 2013 the portfolio will encompass 73 properties in 28 countries.

About Marriott International
Marriott International is a leading lodging company with more than 3,400 lodging properties in 68 countries and territories. Marriott International operates and franchises hotels under the Marriott, JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Renaissance, Residence Inn, Courtyard, TownePlace Suites, Fairfield Inn, SpringHill Suites Inn and Bulgari brand names; develops and operates vacation ownership resorts under the Marriott Vacation Club, The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club, The Ritz-Carlton Residences and Grand Residences by Marriott brands; operates Marriott Executive Apartments; provides furnished corporate housing through its Marriott ExecuStay division; and operates conference centers. The company is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland USA, and had approximately 137,000 employees at 2009 yearend. It is recognized by Fortune magazine as one of the best companies to work for, and by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as Partner of the Year since 2004. In fiscal year 2009, Marriott International reported sales from continuing operations of nearly $11 billion. For more information, please visit our web site at www.marriott.com