SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

May 01, 2012 16:56 ET

Pack in the Savings With Special Meeting Offer at Tampa Convention Center Hotels

Meeting Planners at Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina Enjoy Big Business Perks

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - May 1, 2012) - Regular board meetings have attendees a little bored? A change of scenery could be just what your team needs to get a little inspiration. And, with new meetings booked by September 1, 2012 at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina, a top Tampa conference venue, meeting planners will enjoy big savings and perks with the Packed Savings offer.

Available when you book a meeting for any published value date with 250 or more room nights, the Packed Savings offer includes a long list of perks for meetings held at this downtown hotel in Ybor City, featuring 50,000 sq ft of newly renovated meeting space. The offer includes a $5,000 credit to the master account, one complimentary room for every 40 used, two complimentary suites, five upgrades at the group rate, 25% off parking, 25% off in-room Internet, 10% off audiovisual, 10% off published menu pricing, triple Marriott Rewards® points, complimentary meeting room rental, three complimentary airport limo transfers and 35% allowable attrition.

Those who book two meetings at this Tampa Convention Center hotel by September 1, 2012, will enjoy all of the above, plus a complimentary 1-hour welcome reception with hors d'oeuvres, soft drinks, beer and wine and a 2-day, 2-night complimentary planning meeting for up to three planners for each meeting booked.

In addition to premium downtown meeting space, including 30 meeting rooms and a Grand Ballroom with a seating capacity of 2,500, this waterside hotel also offers Tampa event planning, setup, security and catering, transforming a regular meeting into an extraordinary event.

About the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina
Guests of the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina have the best of both worlds -- everything you need to get the job done and all you want to relax after a hard day's work. Set along the Channel Riverwalk, this Ybor City hotel overlooks Tampa Bay and sits adjacent to the Tampa Convention Center, making it convenient for working travelers. Each of the newly renovated rooms and suites features a balcony with bay or city views, plus a number of amenities including an HD flat-screen TV, comfortable workspace and The Room That Works package with high-speed Internet access and phone calls. Suites offer more space with a living room and sleeper sofa. This downtown hotel's 50,000 sq ft of newly renovated meeting space offers the flexibility to host any type of event big or small. The largest space, the Grand Ballroom, can seat up to 2,500 guests. When it comes to how to spend your downtime, this business hotel offers numerous distractions, including a 32-slip, full-service marina, a fitness center, a full-service spa, a sauna and a rooftop pool and whirlpool. The range of onsite dining options includes authentic Italian cuisine at Il Terrazzo, the Champion Sports Bar with tennis-court flooring, casual all-day dining at Café Waterside and a Starbucks coffee bar. The Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina is also just a short drive to the airport, beaches, shopping and attractions including the Channelside Entertainment Complex and the Tampa Bay Times Forum.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Kristi Bennett
    Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina
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