SOURCE: Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel

Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel

September 13, 2011 15:49 ET

Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel to Raise $2400 in 24 Hours for Give Kids The World Charity

ST. LOUIS, MO--(Marketwire - Sep 13, 2011) - Officials from the Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel announced today they are trying to raise $2400 in 24 hours to help support the Give Kids The World Charity. On Tuesday, September 20, 2011, the hotel's General Manager, Mr. Bill Fontes, will camp on the roof of the 12-story St. Louis luxury hotel at 3pm and won't come down until $2400 is raised for Give Kids The World.

"I'm excited to tell you that I have chosen to serve as a Give Kids The World Roof Camper," said Mr. Fontes, "and in order to be brought down within 24 hours, I need your help to raise money to be rescued off the roof!"

To make a secure, online donation before September, 20, 2011 please go to www.renstl-gktw.blogspot.com or visit the hotel in person at 9801 Natural Bridge Road, St. Louis MO 63134 and ask for Jennifer Heinrich or Brooke Hitchcock in the Human Resources Department.

About Give Kids The World Charity
Give Kids The World is a non-profit organization that exists only to fulfill the wishes of all children with life-threatening illnesses and their families from around the world to experience a memorable, joyful, cost-free visit to the Central Florida attractions, and to enjoy the magic of Give Kids The World Village for as long as there is a need.

Over 111,000 children have had their dream come true at Give Kids The World. No child in need has ever been turned away -- and no child ever will. Give Kids The World is a place where families find joy, laughter, serenity, and a lifetime of memories. Through the tireless support of our volunteers, employees and generous partners, we dedicate each and every day to these special families. Additional information on Give Kids the World may be found at the charity's web site, www.gktw.org.

About Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel
The Renaissance St. Louis Airport's 393 guest rooms feature extravagant pillow top mattresses, down comforters, luxury linens, stylish work and seating areas, high-speed Internet and dual-line phones. Executive Suites provide extra touches of comfort with oversized rooms and wet bars, while Club Level lodging options provide guests with deluxe accommodations and enhanced services. Since garnering the 2011 award last year, the hotel has been further enhanced as a result of a Concierge Lounge renovation that incorporated a new color scheme with rich textures, granite countertops, wood trim, new carpeting, and new furniture. The new seating now includes leather high-top individual seats, with nine power outlets for laptop usage. Other amenities include an upgraded fax and computer station and a new 55" high-definition flat-screen TV.

T-Bone Trattoria, an Italian steakhouse, is one of the premier St. Louis airport restaurants, offering sumptuous steaks and perfectly crafted cocktails in an upscale, but casual, relaxing atmosphere, while Curtain Club Bar is the perfect place to unwind and gather with friends. The Café Espresso coffee house, proudly brewing Starbucks coffee, is perfect for lighter fare dining. Hotel amenities include a fully equipped fitness center, an indoor swimming pool, heated outdoor swimming pool & whirlpool, full-service business center and complimentary shoe shine.

Located one-half mile southeast of Lambert International Airport, the Hotel is one of the city's most comprehensive meeting facilities. Featuring a total of 37,000 square feet of meeting space, the convention hotel in St. Louis can accommodate groups up to 1,100 people. There are 32 meeting rooms highlighted by the 11,400 square foot Concourse Ballroom and the 12th floor Penthouse Ballrooms -- both ideal venues for wedding receptions in St. Louis, Mo.

For more information and reservations, contact the Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel directly at (314) 429-1100, call the toll-free Renaissance line at (888) 340-2594, or visit the Renaissance web site at www.renaissancehotels.com/stlsa.

About Davidson Hotels & Resorts
Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., Davidson Hotels & Resorts is an award-winning, full-service hotel management company that provides management, development/renovation, acquisition, consulting and accounting expertise for the hospitality industry. The company's portfolio encompasses 47 upscale, independent and branded hotels with more than 13,300 rooms across the United States, including such affiliations as Renaissance, Marriott, Courtyard by Marriott, Westin, Sheraton, Hyatt, Hilton, Embassy Suites, DoubleTree, Hilton Garden Inn, and Radisson. Additional information on Davidson may be found at the company's web site, www.davidsonhotels.com.

About Renaissance Hotels & Resorts
Renaissance Hotels is an upscale brand with more than 140 properties in 28 countries that speaks to passionate travelers in search of authentic local discoveries when traveling for business or leisure. Renaissance Hotels has recently welcomed several new "gems" to its global collection -- the ultra-modern Renaissance Paris Arc de Triomphe Hotel, the chic Renaissance New York Hotel 57 in Manhattan and the beautifully restored historic Eden Roc Renaissance Miami Beach. These hotels join a rich portfolio defined by distinctive and well-known icons such as the Mayflower Renaissance Washington, D.C Hotel., the Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel, the Shelbourne Dublin Renaissance Hotel and the Renaissance Hotel Beijing. To make reservations and for more information about Renaissance Hotels, visit www.renaissancehotels.com. Follow Renaissance on Twitter at www.twitter.com/RenHotels.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Stephen Abbate
    Director of Sales
    Renaissance St. Louis Airport
    (314) 890-3020
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